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 Weight of a Piano: A novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780525654674
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Knopf - January 22nd, 2019

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Stray City: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062666697
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Custom House - March 19th, 2019

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

The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525576709
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Tim Duggan Books - February 19th, 2019

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Late in the Day: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062476692
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper - January 15th, 2019

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The Vanishing Man: A Prequel to the Charles Lenox Series (Charles Lenox Mysteries #12) Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250311368
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Minotaur Books - February 19th, 2019

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

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The Age of Surveillance Capitalism: The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power Cover Image
$38.00
ISBN: 9781610395694
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: PublicAffairs - January 15th, 2019

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

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Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780399588198
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Spiegel & Grau - February 12th, 2019

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

Cemetery Road: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062824615
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: William Morrow - March 5th, 2019

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

The Other Woman: A Novel (Gabriel Allon #18) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062834942
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Paperbacks - February 26th, 2019

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In Full Flight: One Woman's Quest for Atonement in Africa Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780525434535
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - February 19th, 2019

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Bad Dreams and Other Stories Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062476678
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial - May 8th, 2018

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The Golden Tresses of the Dead: A Flavia de Luce Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780345540027
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Delacorte Press - January 22nd, 2019

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The Power Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316547604
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Back Bay Books - January 8th, 2019

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

Revolution Song: The Story of America's Founding in Six Remarkable Lives Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393356212
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
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
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Laurence King Publishing - May 29th, 2018

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

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

Homegoing Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101971062
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - May 2nd, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

Uncommon Type Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101911945
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
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
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
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
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 14th, 2018

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

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Reincarnation Blues: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780399178504
Availability: Special Order - Usually 1-5 Days
Published: Del Rey - July 10th, 2018

Manhattan Beach: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781476716749
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scribner - June 5th, 2018

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

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The Silent Companions: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780143131632
Availability: Special Order - Usually 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Books - March 6th, 2018

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

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Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781250151162
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Picador - April 3rd, 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
Availability: Special Order - Usually 1-5 Days
Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - December 5th, 2017

News of the World: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062409218
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
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
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scribner - April 4th, 2017

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