New Releases

Check out some of the great new books publishing this week, on our shelves now or coming in soon.
This is just a sampling of the new books we get in every week. Stop by the shop to see more new releases on our display tables!

List updated on Tuesdays, usually. :)


The White Lady: A Novel By Jacqueline Winspear Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062867988
Availability: On our shelves now!
Published: Harper - March 21st, 2023

The White Lady introduces yet another extraordinary heroine from Jacqueline Winspear, creator of the best-selling Maisie Dobbs series.

Poverty, by America By Matthew Desmond Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593239919
Availability: On our shelves now!
Published: Crown - March 21st, 2023

The Pulitzer Prize–winning, bestselling author of Evicted reimagines the debate on poverty, making a “provocative and compelling” (NPR) argument about why it persists in America: because the rest of us benefit from it.

“Urgent and accessible . . . Its moral force is a gut punch.”—The New Yorker


American Mermaid: A Novel By Julia Langbein Cover Image
ISBN: 9780385549677
Availability: On our shelves now!
Published: Doubleday - March 21st, 2023

A MOST ANTICIPATED BOOK OF THE YEAR • A brilliantly funny debut novel that follows a writer lured to Los Angeles to adapt her feminist mermaid novel into a big-budget action film, who believes her heroine has come to life to take revenge for Hollywood's violations.

The Best Strangers in the World: Stories from a Life Spent Listening By Ari Shapiro Cover Image
ISBN: 9780063221345
Availability: On our shelves now!
Published: HarperOne - March 21st, 2023

The Best Strangers in the World is a witty, poignant book that captures Ari Shapiro’s love for the unusual, his pursuit of the unexpected, and his delight at connection against the odds.”—Ronan Farrow, Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist and New York Times-bestselling author of Catch and Kill and War on Peace

Two Wars and a Wedding: A Novel By Lauren Willig Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062986184
Availability: On our shelves now!
Published: William Morrow - March 21st, 2023

“Filled with vivid details, shocking truths, and two sly, strong women who bring panache and humor to every scene. I’m simply in awe of the masterful, magical way Lauren Willig makes history come alive.” — Fiona Davis, New York Times bestselling author of The Magnolia Place

Bottoms Up and the Devil Laughs: A Journey Through the Deep State By Kerry Howley Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525655497
Availability: On our shelves now!
Published: Knopf - March 21st, 2023

A wild, humane, and hilarious meditation on post-privacy America—from the acclaimed author of Thrown

"Riveting and darkly funny and, in all senses of the word, unclassifiable... Howley's extraordinary book feels both startling and inevitable."
—Jennifer Szalai, The New York Times

Frederica By Georgette Heyer, Eloisa James (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Georgette Heyer, Eloisa James (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781728272214
Availability: On our shelves now!
Published: Sourcebooks Casablanca - March 21st, 2023

Updated edition of the beloved classic by the Queen of Regency romance herself, Georgette Heyer, featuring a new Foreword by New York Times bestselling author Eloisa James.

A forthright, independent young woman stumbling on happiness for herself while seeking only a brilliant match for her beautiful sister.

Women and Water: Stories of Adventure, Self-Discovery, and Connection in and on the Water By Gale Straub, Noel Russell, Hailey Hirst Cover Image
ISBN: 9781797216249
Availability: On our shelves now!
Published: Chronicle Books - March 21st, 2023

Women and Water is a visually driven celebration of women who love nature, adventure, and water sports.

This inspiring collection combines breathtaking photography with powerful narratives from women who swim, surf, kayak, study glaciers, advocate for water conservation, carry forward their ancestral fishing traditions, and more.

Totally Kosher: Tradition with a Twist! 150+ Recipes for the Holidays and Every Day: A Cookbook By Chanie Apfelbaum Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593232613
Availability: On our shelves now!
Published: Clarkson Potter - March 21st, 2023

More than 150 fun, flavorful, and modern kosher recipes inspired by dishes from around the world—featuring quick-and-easy weekday meals, traditional recipes, and unfussy holiday dinners from the creator of the blog Busy in Brooklyn

Shapeshifters: The Wondrous World of Jellyfish By Lisa-ann Gershwin Cover Image
ISBN: 9781419766107
Availability: On our shelves now!
Published: Abrams - March 21st, 2023

A breathtaking collection of photographs and expert commentary that shed light on the most mysterious creatures of the deep sea

Jellyfish come in a dazzling array of colors, shapes, and sizes, drifting through every ocean, from the surface to the deepest of the deep seas, and are even found in freshwater locations.