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 Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781501161933
Availability: Special Order - arrival estimates will be provided when your order is processed
Published: Washington Square Press - May 29th, 2018

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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Wayward Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593318737
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Knopf Publishing Group - July 6th, 2021

Pleasure Activism: The Politics of Feeling Good Cover Image
By Adrienne Maree Brown (Editor)
$20.00
ISBN: 9781849353267
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: AK Press - March 19th, 2019

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Once There Were Wolves Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250244147
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Flatiron Books - August 3rd, 2021

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

Falling: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982177881
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - July 6th, 2021

Beautiful World, Where Are You: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374602604
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 7th, 2021

The Boy in the Field: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062946409
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Harper Perennial - July 27th, 2021

Begin Again: James Baldwin's America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525575337
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Crown - July 27th, 2021

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Paradise: One Town's Struggle to Survive an American Wildfire Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593136386
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - August 17th, 2021

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Migrations: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250204035
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Flatiron Books - July 6th, 2021

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One Last Stop Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250244499
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: St. Martin's Griffin - June 1st, 2021

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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: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Penguin Books - June 8th, 2021

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The House in the Cerulean Sea Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250217318
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Published: Tor Books - December 29th, 2020

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Hollow Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593081150
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Published: Vintage - June 1st, 2021

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The Lost Apothecary Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780778311010
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Park Row - March 2nd, 2021

Transcendent Kingdom: A novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781984899767
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Published: Vintage - July 6th, 2021

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Blacktop Wasteland: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250252692
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Published: Flatiron Books - June 1st, 2021

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Black Sun (Between Earth and Sky) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781534437685
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Gallery / Saga Press - June 29th, 2021

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Homeland Elegies: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316496414
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Published: Back Bay Books - May 25th, 2021

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The Silent Patient Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250301703
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Celadon Books - May 4th, 2021

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A Deadly Education Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593128503
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Del Rey Books - May 4th, 2021

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Squeeze Me Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780525435280
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard - May 11th, 2021

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

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Crying in H Mart: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780525657743
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Published: Knopf - April 20th, 2021

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Utopia Avenue: A Novel Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780812987218
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - May 4th, 2021

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The Night Always Comes: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063035089
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Published: Harper - April 6th, 2021

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Where the Crawdads Sing Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780735219106
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - March 30th, 2021

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Simon the Fiddler: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062966759
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - April 6th, 2021

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The Dharma of Poetry: How Poems Can Deepen Your Spiritual Practice and Open You to Joy Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781614297208
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Wisdom Publications - January 26th, 2021

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Deacon King Kong: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780735216730
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Riverhead Books - February 2nd, 2021

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Stealing Home: Los Angeles, the Dodgers, and the Lives Caught in Between Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781541742222
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Published: PublicAffairs - March 16th, 2021

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Long Bright River Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525540687
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Riverhead Books - December 1st, 2020

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The Authenticity Project: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984878632
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Penguin Books - December 29th, 2020

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A Children's Bible: A Novel Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393867381
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 16th, 2021

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Sharks in the Time of Saviors: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250787316
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Published: Picador - March 2nd, 2021

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A Single Thread: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525558262
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Published: Penguin Books - October 6th, 2020

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The Dutch House: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780062963680
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Published: Harper Perennial - January 5th, 2021

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Such a Fun Age Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525541912
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - April 20th, 2021

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The Starless Sea: A Novel Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781101971383
Availability: Backordered - availability and arrival estimates will be provided when your order is processed
Published: Anchor - August 4th, 2020

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Vesper Flights Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780802158673
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Grove Press - July 13th, 2021

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The Bookish Life of Nina Hill Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780451491879
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Published: Berkley - July 9th, 2019

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Volcanoes, Palm Trees & Privilege: Essays on Hawai'i Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781732610309
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Overcup Press - April 16th, 2019

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The Overstory: A Novel Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780393356687
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 2nd, 2019