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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Deep River Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780802125385
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - July 2nd, 2019

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The Death of Truth: Notes on Falsehood in the Age of Trump Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525574835
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Published: Tim Duggan Books - August 13th, 2019

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Shadowlands: Fear and Freedom at the Oregon Standoff Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781635571202
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - July 2nd, 2019

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Beneath a Ruthless Sun: A True Story of Violence, Race, and Justice Lost and Found Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780399183423
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Published: Riverhead Books - April 23rd, 2019

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Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead: A Novel Cover Image
By Olga Tokarczuk, Antonia Lloyd-Jones (Translated by)
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525541332
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Published: Riverhead Books - August 13th, 2019

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The Secrets Between Us: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062442215
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Published: Harper Perennial - June 25th, 2019

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Ellie and the Harpmaker Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781984803788
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Published: Berkley - August 6th, 2019

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Virgil Wander Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780802147127
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Published: Grove Press - August 20th, 2019

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Once Upon a River: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780743298087
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Published: Atria/Emily Bestler Books - July 2nd, 2019

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Raised in Captivity: Fictional Nonfiction Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780735217928
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Published: Penguin Press - July 16th, 2019

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The Witch Elm: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780735224643
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Published: Penguin Books - July 30th, 2019

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A Conspiracy of Truths Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534412811
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Published: Gallery / Saga Press - July 23rd, 2019

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Underland: A Deep Time Journey Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393242140
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - June 4th, 2019

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Kingdom of the Blind: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250066305
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Published: Minotaur Books - June 25th, 2019

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The Rumor: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984819345
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Published: Ballantine Books - June 18th, 2019

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French Exit: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062846938
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Published: Ecco - June 11th, 2019

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Lands of Lost Borders: A Journey on the Silk Road Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062846662
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Published: Dey Street Books - June 11th, 2019

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The Word Is Murder: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062676801
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Published: Harper Perennial - May 7th, 2019

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The Great Believers: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780735223530
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Published: Penguin Books - June 4th, 2019

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Lake Success: A Novel Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780812987201
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - June 4th, 2019

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Foundryside: A Novel (The Founders Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525573845
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Published: Broadway Books - May 21st, 2019

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Empty Brain -- Happy Brain: How Thinking Is Overrated Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781947534322
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Published: Scribe Us - March 5th, 2019

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Miss Kopp Just Won't Quit (A Kopp Sisters Novel #4) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781328614216
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Published: Mariner Books - May 7th, 2019

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The Widows of Malabar Hill (A Perveen Mistry Novel #1) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781616959760
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Published: Soho Crime - November 20th, 2018

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Little Fires Everywhere: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780735224315
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Published: Penguin Books - May 7th, 2019

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Transcription: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316176668
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Published: Back Bay Books - April 23rd, 2019

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Welcome to Lagos Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781948226219
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Published: Catapult - May 14th, 2019

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The Travelling Cat Chronicles Cover Image
By Hiro Arikawa, Philip Gabriel (Translated by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780451491336
Availability: Special Order - Usually 1-5 Days
Published: Berkley - October 23rd, 2018

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A Gentleman in Moscow: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143110439
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Published: Penguin Books - March 26th, 2019

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Bearskin: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062742803
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Published: Ecco - April 16th, 2019

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Warlight (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780525562962
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Published: Vintage - April 2nd, 2019

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Lawn Boy Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781616209230
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Published: Algonquin Books - March 19th, 2019

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Don't Skip Out on Me: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062684479
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Published: Harper Perennial - February 26th, 2019

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The Road to Unfreedom: Russia, Europe, America Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525574477
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Published: Tim Duggan Books - April 9th, 2019

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The Woman in the Window: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062678423
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - March 5th, 2019

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The Only Story: A novel (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525563068
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Published: Vintage - March 5th, 2019

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To Die but Once: A Maisie Dobbs Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062436641
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Published: Harper Perennial - February 26th, 2019

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Astral Weeks: A Secret History of 1968 Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780735221369
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Published: Penguin Books - March 5th, 2019

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Spinning Silver: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780399180996
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Published: Del Rey - May 7th, 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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Waiting for Eden: A novel Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9781101947395
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Published: Knopf - September 25th, 2018

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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

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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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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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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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No Time to Spare: Thinking About What Matters Cover Image
By Ursula K. Le Guin, Karen Joy Fowler (Introduction by)
$22.00
ISBN: 9781328661593
Availability: Special Order - Usually 1-5 Days
Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - December 5th, 2017

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