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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Biography of X: A Novel By Catherine Lacey Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9781250321688
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Published: Picador - March 19th, 2024

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Birnam Wood: A Novel By Eleanor Catton Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9781250321718
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Published: Picador - March 5th, 2024

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The Book of Love: A Novel By Kelly Link Cover Image
$31.00
ISBN: 9780812996586
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Published: Random House - February 13th, 2024

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Fifty Beasts to Break Your Heart: And Other Stories By GennaRose Nethercott Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593314180
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Published: Vintage - February 6th, 2024

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The Liberators By E. J. Koh Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781959030157
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Published: Tin House Books - November 7th, 2023

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What Happened to Ruthy Ramirez By Claire Jimenez Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781538725979
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - February 20th, 2024

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Bride By Ali Hazelwood Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780593550403
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Published: Berkley - February 6th, 2024

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I Have Some Questions for You: A Novel By Rebecca Makkai Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780593490167
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Published: Penguin Books - February 20th, 2024

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In Ascension By Martin MacInnes Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780802163462
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Published: Grove Press, Black Cat - February 27th, 2024

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Interesting Facts about Space: A Novel By Emily Austin Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781668014233
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Published: Atria Books - January 30th, 2024

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Martyr!: A novel By Kaveh Akbar Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593537619
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Published: Knopf - January 23rd, 2024

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Short War By Lily Meyer Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781646053155
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Published: Strange Object - April 9th, 2024

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The Undertow: Scenes from a Slow Civil War By Jeff Sharlet Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781324074519
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 5th, 2024

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Victory City: A Novel By Salman Rushdie Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593243411
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - January 30th, 2024

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The Warm Hands of Ghosts: A Novel By Katherine Arden Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780593128251
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Published: Del Rey - February 13th, 2024

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The End of the World Is a Cul de Sac: Stories By Louise Kennedy Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593540923
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Published: Riverhead Books - December 5th, 2023

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Everyone in My Family Has Killed Someone: A Murdery Mystery Novel By Benjamin Stevenson Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063279032
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Published: Mariner Books - January 2nd, 2024

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The Mountain in the Sea: A Novel By Ray Nayler Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9781250872272
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Published: Picador - May 30th, 2023

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And Finally: Matters of Life and Death By Henry Marsh Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9781250880994
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - January 16th, 2024

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Bookshops & Bonedust (Legends & Lattes) By Travis Baldree Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250886101
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Published: Tor Books - November 7th, 2023

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Eastbound By Maylis De Kerangal, Jessica Moore (Translated by) Cover Image
By Maylis De Kerangal, Jessica Moore (Translated by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9781953861504
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Published: Archipelago - February 7th, 2023

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Our Wives Under the Sea: A Novel By Julia Armfield Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250229908
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Published: Flatiron Books - June 27th, 2023

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Rough Sleepers: Dr. Jim O'Connell's urgent mission to bring healing to homeless people By Tracy Kidder Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781984801456
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - January 16th, 2024

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Liberation Day: Stories By George Saunders Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525509615
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - October 10th, 2023

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The MANIAC By Benjamin Labatut Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593654477
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Published: Penguin Press - October 3rd, 2023

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Singer Distance By Ethan Chatagnier Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781959030164
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Published: Tin House Books - December 5th, 2023

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So Late in the Day: Stories of Women and Men By Claire Keegan Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780802160850
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Published: Grove Press - November 14th, 2023

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The Maid: A Novel (Molly the Maid #1) By Nita Prose Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593356173
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Published: Ballantine Books - January 3rd, 2023

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We Could Be So Good: A Novel By Cat Sebastian Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063272767
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Published: Avon - June 6th, 2023

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Signal Fires: A novel By Dani Shapiro Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593467961
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Published: Vintage - October 24th, 2023

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Vera Wong's Unsolicited Advice for Murderers By Jesse Q. Sutanto Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593549223
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Published: Berkley - March 14th, 2023

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Two Wheels Good: The History and Mystery of the Bicycle By Jody Rosen Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780804141512
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Published: Crown - June 13th, 2023

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Babel: Or the Necessity of Violence: An Arcane History of the Oxford Translators' Revolution By R. F. Kuang Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780063021433
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Published: Harper Voyager - August 29th, 2023

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Big Swiss: A Novel By Jen Beagin Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982153090
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Published: Scribner - August 1st, 2023

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The Art Thief: A True Story of Love, Crime, and a Dangerous Obsession By Michael Finkel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525657323
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Published: Knopf - June 27th, 2023

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The Marriage Portrait: A novel By Maggie O'Farrell Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593315088
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Published: Vintage - July 11th, 2023

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The Bullet That Missed: A Thursday Murder Club Mystery By Richard Osman Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593299418
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Published: Penguin Books - June 20th, 2023

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The Midnight Library: A GMA Book Club Pick (A Novel) By Matt Haig Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525559498
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Published: Penguin Books - May 9th, 2023

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The Anthropocene Reviewed: Essays on a Human-Centered Planet By John Green Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525555247
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Published: Dutton - March 21st, 2023

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Vintage Contemporaries: A Novel By Dan Kois Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063162419
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Published: Harper - January 17th, 2023

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When Women Were Dragons: A Novel By Kelly Barnhill Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593466575
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Published: Anchor - May 16th, 2023

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Crying in H Mart: A Memoir By Michelle Zauner Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984898951
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Published: Vintage - March 28th, 2023

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

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Foster By Claire Keegan Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780802160140
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Published: Grove Press - November 1st, 2022

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The Man Who Died Twice: A Thursday Murder Club Mystery By Richard Osman Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781984881014
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Published: Penguin Books - July 26th, 2022

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

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The Thursday Murder Club: A Novel (A Thursday Murder Club Mystery #1) By Richard Osman Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781984880987
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Published: Penguin Books - August 3rd, 2021