On New Year’s Day 2013, two-time Pulitzer Prize–winner Gene Weingarten asked three strangers to, literally, pluck a day, month, and year from a hat. That day—chosen completely at random—turned out to be Sunday, December 28, 1986, by any conventional measure a most ordinary day. Weingarten spent the next six years proving that there is no such thing.
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The first dessert recipe collection from the editors of the wildly popular site and magazine, Delish
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Since her astonishing debut at twenty-five with Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit, Jeanette Winterson has achieved worldwide critical and commercial success as "one of the most daring and inventive writers of our time" (Elle).$27.00ISBN: 9781524798628Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Ballantine Books - March 5th, 2019
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Inspired by real characters, this transporting historical fiction debut spins the fascinating story of two princesses in the Romanov court who practiced black magic, befriended the Tsarina, and invited Rasputin into their lives—forever changing the course of Russian history.
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Winner of the Man Booker Prize
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The ultimate guide to nature drawing and journaling A potent combination of art, science, and boundless enthusiasm, the latest art instruction book from John Muir Laws (The Laws Guide to Drawing Birds) is a how-to guide for becoming a better artist and a more attentive naturalist.$15.95ISBN: 9781452174037Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Chronicle Books - April 2nd, 2019
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A landmark anthology celebrating twenty-one Native poets first published in the twenty-first century$17.99ISBN: 9781250232816Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: St. Martin's Griffin - September 10th, 2019
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Susan Orlean’s bestseller and New York Times Notable Book is “a sheer delight…as rich in insight and as varied as the treasures contained on the shelves in any local library” (USA TODAY)—a dazzling love letter to a beloved institution and an investigation into one of its greatest mysteries.$8.99ISBN: 9780440418320Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Yearling - May 22nd, 2001
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Award-winning children’s book creators Martin Jenkins and Grahame Baker-Smith team up for a large-scale look at our planet, from the big bang to the dinosaurs and beyond.$8.99ISBN: 9780689718106Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Aladdin - January 1st, 1994
Outcasts become heroes in this picture book adaptation of a South African lullaby and folk story.
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Imagination meets reality in this poetic and tender ode to childhood, illustrated by Caldecott Honor winner, John Rocco.
Every year, a boy and his family go camping at Mountain Pond.$16.99ISBN: 9780553520590Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Golden Books - July 14th, 2015
Find out what everyone in Busytown does all day in this Richard Scarry classic!$17.99ISBN: 9781492674313Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Sourcebooks Explore - November 13th, 2018
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A "raucous trip through the odd corners of our alphabet." --The New York Times$17.99ISBN: 9780316418416Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 24th, 2019An instant IndieBound bestseller!Buffy the Vampire Slayer meets Sky in the Deep in this bewitching, historical horror novel, perfect for fans of Holly Black and V.E. Schwab.