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:

The Paragon Hotel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780735210752
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - January 8th, 2019

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The Power Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316547604
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Published: Back Bay Books - January 8th, 2019

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The Largesse of the Sea Maiden: Stories Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812988659
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - January 8th, 2019

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Melmoth: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062856395
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Published: Custom House - October 16th, 2018

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Freefall: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062874832
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Published: Harper - January 8th, 2019

Washington Black: A novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780525521426
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Published: Knopf - September 18th, 2018

A Moonless, Starless Sky: Ordinary Women and Men Fighting Extremism in Africa Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316382922
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Published: Hachette Books - October 2nd, 2018

Revolution Song: The Story of America's Founding in Six Remarkable Lives Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393356212
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 6th, 2018

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Around the World in 80 Trees Cover Image
By Jonathan Drori, Lucille Clerc (Illustrator)
$24.99
ISBN: 9781786271617
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Published: Laurence King Publishing - May 29th, 2018

Waiting for Eden: A novel Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9781101947395
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Published: Knopf - September 25th, 2018

Spineless: The Science of Jellyfish and the Art of Growing a Backbone Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780735211285
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Published: Riverhead Books - November 6th, 2018

Homegoing Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101971062
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Published: Vintage - May 2nd, 2017

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A Conspiracy of Truths Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781534412804
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Published: Saga Press - October 23rd, 2018

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Everything Under: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555978266
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Published: Graywolf Press - October 23rd, 2018

Home Fire: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780735217690
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 4th, 2018

Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780553418835
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Published: Broadway Books - September 5th, 2017

The Age of Perpetual Light Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802128560
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Published: Grove Press - September 18th, 2018

Future Home of the Living God: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062694065
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Published: Harper Perennial - November 13th, 2018

Fever Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802128614
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Published: Grove Press - October 16th, 2018

The Land Breakers (NYRB Classics) Cover Image
By John Ehle, Linda Spalding (Introduction by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781590177631
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Published: NYRB Classics - November 25th, 2014

Vantage Point: A MacNeice Mystery Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781487003326
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Published: Spiderline - November 6th, 2018

Woman World Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781770463356
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Published: Drawn and Quarterly - September 11th, 2018

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The Death of Expertise: The Campaign Against Established Knowledge and Why It Matters Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780190865979
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - October 1st, 2018

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Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780451493248
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Published: Knopf - August 28th, 2018

Sourdough: or, Lois and Her Adventures in the Underground Market: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250192752
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Published: Picador - September 18th, 2018

Kindest Regards: New and Selected Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781556595332
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Published: Copper Canyon Press - April 24th, 2018

Uncommon Type Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101911945
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Published: Vintage - September 4th, 2018

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Fear City: New York's Fiscal Crisis and the Rise of Austerity Politics Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781250160072
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Published: Picador - April 10th, 2018

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Notes on a Foreign Country: An American Abroad in a Post-American World Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780374537838
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 14th, 2018

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The Child Finder: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062659064
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Published: Harper Perennial - August 7th, 2018

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Reincarnation Blues: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780399178504
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Published: Del Rey - July 10th, 2018

Manhattan Beach: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781476716749
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Published: Scribner - June 5th, 2018

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Walkaway: A Novel Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780765392770
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Published: Tor Books - May 22nd, 2018

Men Without Women: Stories (Vintage International) Cover Image
By Haruki Murakami, Philip Gabriel (Translated by), Ted Goossen (Translated by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101974520
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Published: Vintage - May 1st, 2018

The Essex Serpent: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062666383
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Published: Custom House - April 24th, 2018

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Go, Went, Gone Cover Image
By Jenny Erpenbeck, Susan Bernofsky (Translator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780811225946
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Published: New Directions Publishing Corporation - September 26th, 2017

Glass Houses: A Novel (Chief Inspector Gamache Novel #13) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250066299
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Published: Minotaur Books - May 1st, 2018

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The Silent Companions: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780143131632
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Published: Penguin Books - March 6th, 2018

The Marsh King's Daughter Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780735213012
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - April 17th, 2018

The Lying Game: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781501156205
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Published: Gallery/Scout Press - March 6th, 2018

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Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781250151162
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Published: Picador - April 3rd, 2018

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Magpie Murders: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062645234
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Published: Harper Perennial - March 27th, 2018

No Time to Spare: Thinking About What Matters Cover Image
By Ursula K. Le Guin, Karen Joy Fowler (Introduction by)
$22.00
ISBN: 9781328661593
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - December 5th, 2017

News of the World: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062409218
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - June 20th, 2017

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All the Light We Cannot See: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781501173219
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Published: Scribner - April 4th, 2017

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Spinning Silver: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399180989
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Published: Del Rey - July 10th, 2018