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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All the Horses of Iceland By Sarah Tolmie Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781250807939
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (updated daily)
Published: Tordotcom - March 1st, 2022

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Cloud Cuckoo Land: A Novel By Anthony Doerr Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781982168445
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Published: Scribner - September 27th, 2022

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The Displacements: A Novel By Bruce Holsinger Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593189719
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Published: Riverhead Books - July 5th, 2022

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A History of Wild Places: A Novel By Shea Ernshaw Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781982164812
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Published: Atria Books - August 30th, 2022

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How Not to Drown in a Glass of Water: A Novel By Angie Cruz Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250208453
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Published: Flatiron Books - September 13th, 2022

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A Map for the Missing: A Novel By Belinda Huijuan Tang Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593300664
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Published: Penguin Press - August 9th, 2022

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The Marriage Portrait: A novel By Maggie O'Farrell Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593320624
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Published: Knopf - September 6th, 2022

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Our Country Friends: A Novel By Gary Shteyngart Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781984855145
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - September 6th, 2022

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Solutions and Other Problems By Allie Brosh Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781982156954
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Published: Gallery Books - September 27th, 2022

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The Wrong End of the Telescope By Rabih Alameddine Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780802157812
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Published: Grove Press - September 6th, 2022

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Babel: Or the Necessity of Violence: An Arcane History of the Oxford Translators' Revolution By R. F. Kuang Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063021426
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Published: Harper Voyager - August 23rd, 2022

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Fuzz: When Nature Breaks the Law By Mary Roach Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781324036128
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - August 30th, 2022

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Harlem Shuffle: A Novel By Colson Whitehead Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525567271
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Published: Anchor - August 9th, 2022

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Intimacies: A Novel By Katie Kitamura Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780399576171
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Published: Riverhead Books - July 19th, 2022

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Mercury Pictures Presents: A Novel By Anthony Marra Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780451495204
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Published: Hogarth - August 2nd, 2022

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The Sentence: A Novel By Louise Erdrich Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780062671134
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Published: Harper Perennial - September 6th, 2022

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The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz By Erik Larson Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780385348737
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Published: Crown - February 15th, 2022

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The Wild Hunt By Emma Seckel Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781953534224
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Published: Tin House Books - August 2nd, 2022

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Acceptance: A Memoir By Emi Nietfeld Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593489475
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Published: Penguin Press - August 2nd, 2022

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Appleseed: A Novel By Matt Bell Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063040151
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Published: Mariner Books - July 5th, 2022

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The Man Who Died Twice: A Thursday Murder Club Mystery By Richard Osman Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984881014
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Published: Penguin Books - July 26th, 2022

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Paradise: One Town's Struggle to Survive an American Wildfire By Lizzie Johnson Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593136409
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Published: Crown - August 16th, 2022

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The Lost Apothecary By Sarah Penner Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780778311973
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Published: Park Row - February 22nd, 2022

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When We Cease to Understand the World By Benjamin Labatut, Adrian Nathan West (Translated by) Cover Image
By Benjamin Labatut, Adrian Nathan West (Translated by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781681375663
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Published: New York Review Books - September 28th, 2021

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The Daughter of Doctor Moreau By Silvia Moreno-Garcia Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593355336
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Published: Del Rey - July 19th, 2022

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Afterparties: Stories By Anthony Veasna So Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063049895
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Published: Ecco - June 7th, 2022

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Mrs. Mohr Goes Missing (A Zofia Turbotynska Mystery) By Maryla Szymiczkowa Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780358161462
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Published: HarperVia - March 17th, 2020

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The Vixen: A Novel By Francine Prose Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780063012158
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Published: Harper Perennial - June 28th, 2022

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Wayward: A novel By Dana Spiotta Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593312490
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Published: Vintage - June 21st, 2022

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Lessons in Chemistry: A Novel By Bonnie Garmus Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780385547345
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Published: Doubleday - April 5th, 2022

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The Guide: A novel By Peter Heller Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984898968
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Published: Vintage - May 10th, 2022

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Malibu Rising: A Novel By Taylor Jenkins Reid Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781524798673
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Published: Ballantine Books - May 17th, 2022

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The Woman in the Purple Skirt: A Novel By Natsuko Imamura, Lucy North (Translated by) Cover Image
By Natsuko Imamura, Lucy North (Translated by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143136033
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Published: Penguin Books - June 14th, 2022

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Singing Lessons for the Stylish Canary By Laura Stanfill Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781941360613
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Published: Lanternfish Press - April 19th, 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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Beautiful World, Where Are You: A Novel By Sally Rooney Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781250859044
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Published: Picador - June 7th, 2022

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An Island: A Novel By Karen Jennings Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780593446522
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Published: Hogarth - May 17th, 2022

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Falling: A Novel By T. J. Newman Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781982177898
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - May 17th, 2022

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The Madness of Crowds: A Novel (Chief Inspector Gamache Novel #17) By Louise Penny Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250145277
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Published: Minotaur Books - May 24th, 2022

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The Night Always Comes: A Novel By Willy Vlautin Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780063035096
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Published: Harper Perennial - May 17th, 2022

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The Plot: A Novel By Jean Hanff Korelitz Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250790750
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Published: Celadon Books - May 3rd, 2022

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I Will Die in a Foreign Land By Kalani Pickhart Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781953387080
Availability: Backordered - availability and arrival estimates will be provided when your order is processed
Published: Two Dollar Radio - October 19th, 2021

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Once There Were Wolves: A Novel By Charlotte McConaghy Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250244154
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Published: Flatiron Books - May 3rd, 2022

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The Verifiers By Jane Pek Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593313794
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Published: Vintage - February 22nd, 2022

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Whereabouts (Vintage Contemporaries) By Jhumpa Lahiri Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593312087
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Published: Vintage - March 29th, 2022

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Piranesi By Susanna Clarke Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781635577808
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - September 28th, 2021

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The Thursday Murder Club: A Novel (A Thursday Murder Club Mystery #1) By Richard Osman Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984880987
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Published: Penguin Books - August 3rd, 2021