Christie's Gift Picks 2023

As heard on KZYX's Wildoak Living

 

Orbital By Samantha Harvey Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780802161543
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - December 5th, 2023

A singular new novel from Betty Trask Prize-winner Samantha Harvey, Orbital is an eloquent meditation on space and life on our planet through the eyes of six astronauts circling the earth in 24 hours

"Ravishingly beautiful." -- Joshua Ferris, New York Times


North Woods: A Novel By Daniel Mason Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593597033
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Published: Random House - September 19th, 2023

A NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW TOP TEN BOOK OF THE YEAR

A WASHINGTON POST TOP TEN BOOK OF THE YEAR • FINALIST FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD


The Rediscovery of America: Native Peoples and the Unmaking of U.S. History By Ned Blackhawk Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780300244052
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Published: Yale University Press - April 25th, 2023

National Bestseller
 
Winner of the 2023 National Book Award in Nonfiction • Finalist for the 2024 Los Angeles Times Book Award in History • Winner of 2024 Anisfield-Wolf Book Award in Nonfiction
 
Named a best book of 2023 by New Yorker, Esquire, Barnes & Noble
 
A New York Times


Alfie and Me: What Owls Know, What Humans Believe By Carl Safina Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781324065463
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 3rd, 2023

A Scientific American Best Staff Read of 2023

A moving account of raising, then freeing, an orphaned screech owl, whose lasting friendship with the author illuminates humanity’s relationship with the world.


The Wild Robot By Peter Brown Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780316382007
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 7th, 2020

Soon to be a DreamWorks movie, coming to theaters 9/20/24!
Includes an insert of full color images from the movie!


Wall-E meets Hatchet in this #1 New York Times bestselling illustrated middle grade novel from Caldecott Honor winner Peter Brown

Can a robot survive in the wilderness?

When robot Roz opens her eyes for t


The Wild Robot Escapes By Peter Brown Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780316479264
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 7th, 2020

The thrilling sequel to the #1 New York Timesbestselling The Wild Robot, by award-winning author Peter Brown

Shipwrecked on a remote, wild island, Robot Roz learned from the unwelcoming animal inhabitants and adapted to her surroundings--but can she survive the challenges of the civilized world and find her way home to Brightbill and the island?


The Wild Robot Protects By Peter Brown Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316669412
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 26th, 2023

The New York Times bestselling The Wild Robot series returns, taking Roz on an action-packed under-the-ocean journey to save her beloved island!

Life for Roz and the animals on their island is perfect. But when mysterious, dangerous waters surround the island, the animals are forced inland to fight over dwindling resources.


Bunny & Tree By Balint Zsako (Created by) Cover Image
By Balint Zsako (Created by)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781592703937
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Published: Enchanted Lion - July 18th, 2023

A gorgeous wordless adventure story about a rabbit and a tree, their surprising friendship, and the distance they go to find a place to call home.

A Wall Street Journal Best Children’s Book of 2023! ★ A New York Times/New York Public Library Best Illustrated Children's Book of 2023 ★ A New York Public Library Best Children’s Boo