What's on Our Hardcover Table Right Now
These are the Fiction and Nonfiction titles in hardcover that we're most excited about - so they have pride of place at the front of the store!
Instant #1 New York Times Bestseller
A People Book of the Week, Book of the Month Club selection, and Best of Fall in Good Housekeeping, PopSugar, The Washington Post, New York Post, Shondaland, CNN, and more!
“[A] quirky, big-hearted novel…Wry, wise, and often laugh-out-loud funny, it&rsqu
Bestselling author Walter Mosley has proven himself a master of narrative tension, both with his extraordinary fiction and gripping writing for television. The Awkward Black Man collects seventeen of Mosley's most accomplished short stories to showcase the full range of his remarkable talent.
With laugh-out-loud funny parenting observations, the New York Times bestselling author and award-winning comedian delivers a book that is perfect for anyone who has ever raised a child, been a child, or refuses to stop acting like one.$26.00ISBN: 9781948226462Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Catapult - March 3rd, 2020
The son of working-class Mexican immigrants flees a life of labor in fruit-packing plants to run in a Native American marathon from Canada to Guatemala in this "stunning memoir that moves to the rhythm of feet, labor, and the many landscapes of the Americas" (Catriona Menzies-Pike, author of The Long Run).$30.00ISBN: 9781982156947Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Gallery Books - September 22nd, 2020
INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
For the first time in seven years, Allie Brosh—beloved author and artist of the extraordinary #1 New York Times bestseller Hyperbole and a Half—returns with a new collection of comedic, autobiographical, and illustrated essays.$30.00ISBN: 9781984855022Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Random House - August 25th, 2020
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • An intimate and revealing portrait of civil rights icon and longtime U.S. congressman John Lewis, linking his life to the painful quest for justice in America from the 1950s to the present—from the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Soul of AmericaEmail or call for price.ISBN: 9781250257703Availability: BackorderedPublished: Henry Holt and Co. - June 9th, 2020
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
"With each page, she inspires and empowers us to create systems that reflect a world in which all voices are heard and all people believe and feel that they matter." —Kerry Washington$25.95ISBN: 9780393249200Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: W. W. Norton & Company - June 2nd, 2020
A comic exploration of a year in the life of an “imaginatively twisted and fearless” (Los Angeles Times) best-selling author.$24.99ISBN: 9780718088149Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Thomas Nelson - April 21st, 2020
No more hiding or people-pleasing up in here, sisters. No more being sidelined in your own life. It is time for us to be brave, to claim our gifts and quirks and emotions. You are set free and set up and set on fire.$24.00ISBN: 9780358216773Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - July 7th, 2020
One of the New York Times’ 20 Books to Read in 2020
“A tonic . . . Splendid . . . A respite . . . A summer cocktail of a book.”—Washington Post
“Unforgettable . . .$24.95ISBN: 9780892555130Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Persea - June 2nd, 2020
Indispensable essays on the body, mind, and spirit by Molly McCully Brown, author of the acclaimed poetry collection, The Virginia State Colony for Epileptics and Feebleminded, a book the New York Times described as “part history lesson, part séance, part ode to dread. It arrives as if clutching a spray of dead flowers. It is beautiful and devastating.”$26.95ISBN: 9781631495564Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Liveright - August 25th, 2020
Edward O. Wilson recalls his lifetime with ants, from his first boyhood encounters in the woods of Alabama to perilous journeys into the Brazilian rainforest.$28.00ISBN: 9781984854131Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Random House - September 15th, 2020
The untold story of Willie Nelson and his sister, Bobbie, who, over the course of their lives together, supported each other through personal tragedies and triumphs and forged an unbreakable bond through their shared love of music
$27.95ISBN: 9781951142049Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Tin House Books - September 1st, 2020
"Makumbi’s prose is irresistible and poignant, with remarkable wit, heart and charm—poetic and nuanced, brilliant and sly, openhearted and cunning, balancing discordant truths in wise ruminations. A Girl Is a Body of Water rewards the reader with one of the most outstanding heroines and the incredible honor of journeying by her side." —The New York Times$26.00ISBN: 9781984880963Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Pamela Dorman Books - September 22nd, 2020
"A little beacon of pleasure in the midst of the gloom...SUCH FUN!"
--Kate Atkinson, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Big Sky
Four septuagenarians with a few tricks up their sleeves
A female cop with her first big case
A brutal murder
THE THURSDAY MURDER CLUB$27.95ISBN: 9781324006251Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: W. W. Norton & Company - October 13th, 2020
A multigenerational story about two families bound together by the tides of history and the bittersweet complexity of love.$28.00ISBN: 9781538761748Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Grand Central Publishing - August 4th, 2020
A horrific crime that defies explanation, a rookie FBI agent in uncharted territory, and an extraordinary hero for the ages: an investigation spirals out of control in this heart-pounding thriller.$27.00ISBN: 9780802128812Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Grove Press - August 25th, 2020
Animals don't exist in order to teach us things, but that is what they have always done, and most of what they teach us is what we think we know about ourselves.$35.00ISBN: 9780399581755Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Ten Speed Press - October 13th, 2020
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The author of Plenty teams up with Ottolenghi Test Kitchen’s Ixta Belfrage to reveal how flavor is created and amplified through 100+ super-delicious, plant-based recipes.
“Bold, innovative recipes . . . make this book truly thrilling.”—The New York Times$26.00ISBN: 9780802147851Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Grove Press - January 7th, 2020
A generation-defining exploration of the new midlife crisis facing Gen X women and the unique circumstances that have brought them to this point, Why We Can't Sleep is a lively successor to Passages by Gail Sheehy and The Defining Decade by Meg Jay$35.00ISBN: 9780393635713Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: W. W. Norton & Company - October 6th, 2020
The definitive biography of America’s best-known and least-understood food personality, and the modern culinary landscape he shaped.$30.00ISBN: 9781982143343Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - June 9th, 2020
#1 NATIONAL BESTSELLER * “Riveting.” —The New York Times * “Propulsive.” —Time * “Reads like a tense thriller.” —The Washington Post * &ldqEmail or call for price.ISBN: 9781487007799Availability: BackorderedPublished: Anansi International - October 27th, 2020
Since its publication in 2017, The Lost Words has enchanted readers with its poetry and illustrations of the natural world. Now, The Lost Spells, a book kindred in spirit and tone, continues to re-wild the lives of children and adults.