Recent Staff Picks

Our staff is made up of full-time booksellers as well as teachers, students, librarians, lawyers, potters, writers, musicians, and parents. Most importantly, we are all passionate about books. We have diverse interests and tastes in what we read, so select a few different booksellers and read about our personal recommendations

Here are some of the books currently on our "Staff Favorites" table:

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The Candy House: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781476716763
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Scribner - April 5th, 2022

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A Ghost in the Throat Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781771964111
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Biblioasis - June 1st, 2021

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I Will Die in a Foreign Land Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781953387080
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Published: Two Dollar Radio - October 19th, 2021

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The Music of Bees: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593183939
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Published: Dutton - April 26th, 2022

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Once There Were Wolves: A Novel Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250244154
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Published: Flatiron Books - May 3rd, 2022

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Sistersong Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316320894
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Redhook - May 3rd, 2022

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First Person Singular: Stories Cover Image
By Haruki Murakami, Philip Gabriel (Translated by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593311189
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Vintage - April 12th, 2022

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A Swim in a Pond in the Rain: In Which Four Russians Give a Master Class on Writing, Reading, and Life Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781984856036
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - April 12th, 2022

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The Verifiers Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593313794
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Published: Vintage - February 22nd, 2022

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Whereabouts (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593312087
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Published: Vintage - March 29th, 2022

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All My Rage: A Novel Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593202340
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Published: Razorbill - March 1st, 2022

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When We Were Birds: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780385547260
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Doubleday - March 15th, 2022

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The Woman in the Purple Skirt: A Novel Cover Image
By Natsuko Imamura, Lucy North (Translated by)
$23.00
ISBN: 9780143136026
Availability: Special Order - arrival estimates will be provided when your order is processed
Published: Penguin Books - June 8th, 2021

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Small World: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593184127
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Dutton - January 11th, 2022

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Klara and the Sun: A novel (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780593311295
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Published: Vintage - March 1st, 2022

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Endpapers: A Family Story of Books, War, Escape, and Home Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780802158260
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Grove Press - March 15th, 2022

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I Love You but I've Chosen Darkness: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593330210
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 5th, 2021

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Lesser Known Monsters of the 21st Century Cover Image
By Kim Fu
$16.95
ISBN: 9781951142995
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Tin House Books - February 1st, 2022

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Eleutheria Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593315248
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Published: Vintage - March 8th, 2022

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When We Cease to Understand the World Cover Image
By Benjamin Labatut, Adrian Nathan West (Translated by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781681375663
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: New York Review Books - September 28th, 2021

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The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780385348737
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Crown - February 15th, 2022

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The Consequences of Fear: A Maisie Dobbs Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062868015
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Harper Perennial - February 8th, 2022

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Educated: A Memoir Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399590528
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - February 8th, 2022

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Rabbits: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984819673
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Published: Del Rey - February 8th, 2022

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The School for Good Mothers: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982156121
Availability: Special Order - arrival estimates will be provided when your order is processed
Published: Simon & Schuster - January 4th, 2022

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A Crooked Tree: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780063049833
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Published: Harper Perennial - January 4th, 2022

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The Five Wounds: A Novel Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781324020219
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 25th, 2022

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How High We Go in the Dark: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063072640
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Published: William Morrow - January 18th, 2022

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Milk Blood Heat Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780802159441
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Published: Grove Press - February 8th, 2022

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The Recent East: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250829580
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Published: Picador - January 25th, 2022

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Playlist for the Apocalypse: Poems Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780393867770
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - August 17th, 2021

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The Searcher: A Novel Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780735224674
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Penguin Books - November 2nd, 2021

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The Liar's Dictionary: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593311868
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Published: Anchor - November 9th, 2021

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Small Things Like These Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780802158741
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Published: Grove Press - November 30th, 2021

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Infinite Country: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982159474
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - October 5th, 2021

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An Elderly Lady Is Up to No Good Cover Image
By Helene Tursten, Marlaine Delargy (Translated by)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781641290111
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Soho Crime - November 6th, 2018

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An Elderly Lady Must Not Be Crossed Cover Image
By Helene Tursten, Marlaine Delargy (Translated by)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781641291675
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Published: Soho Crime - October 5th, 2021

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The Cold Millions: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780062868091
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Published: Harper Perennial - October 5th, 2021

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Piranesi Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781635577808
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - September 28th, 2021

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The Thursday Murder Club: A Novel (A Thursday Murder Club Mystery #1) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984880987
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Penguin Books - August 3rd, 2021

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The Guest List: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062868947
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - August 3rd, 2021

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The Boy in the Field: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062946409
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Published: Harper Perennial - July 27th, 2021

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Hamnet Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781984898876
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Vintage - May 18th, 2021