Staff Recommendations

We often get comments from customers about how much they love reading our recommendations and how many books they've found through those recommendations that they never would have read otherwise. Now you can experience that same sense of discovery from wherever you may be. Just click on any of the titles below to be taken to the book's information page, where you'll find a handy little blurb from a friendly neighborhood bookseller. 

We have a lot more recommendations where these came from and will update the list fairly regularly, so check back every once in a while to see what new titles might be making an appearance.

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Mending Life: A Handbook for Repairing Clothes and Hearts Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781632172525
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sasquatch Books - March 10th, 2020

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A Confederacy of Dunces (Evergreen Book) Cover Image
By John Kennedy Toole, Walker Percy (Foreword by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802130204
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press - January 21st, 1994

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The Bees: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062331175
Availability: In Our Warehouse & Available to Order
Published: Ecco - May 12th, 2015

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The Dry: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781250105622
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Published: Flatiron Books - January 2nd, 2018

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Outlander: A Novel Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780440212560
Availability: In Our Warehouse & Available to Order
Published: Dell - June 2nd, 1992

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Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780399588198
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: One World - February 12th, 2019

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How to Get Dressed: A Costume Designer's Secrets for Making Your Clothes Look, Fit, and Feel Amazing Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781607747062
Availability: In Our Warehouse & Available to Order
Published: Ten Speed Press - April 14th, 2015

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Little Fires Everywhere: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780735224315
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - May 7th, 2019

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Circe Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316556323
Availability: In Our Warehouse & Available to Order
Published: Back Bay Books - April 14th, 2020

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The Fifth Season (The Broken Earth #1) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316229296
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Published: Orbit - August 4th, 2015

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Between the World and Me Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780812993547
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Published: One World - July 14th, 2015

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The Duchess War (Brothers Sinister #1) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781937248284
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Published: Femtopress - September 10th, 2013

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A Tale for the Time Being: A Novel Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143124870
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Published: Penguin Books - December 31st, 2013

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An Elegant Defense: The Extraordinary New Science of the Immune System: A Tale in Four Lives Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062698490
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - March 24th, 2020

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The Girl With All the Gifts Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316334754
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Published: Orbit - April 28th, 2015

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The Godmother: A Crime Novel Cover Image
By Hannelore Cayre, Stephanie Smee (Translator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781770415430
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Published: ECW Press - September 3rd, 2019

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The Master and Margarita: 50th-Anniversary Edition (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) Cover Image
By Mikhail Bulgakov, Richard Pevear (Translated by), Larissa Volokhonsky (Translated by), Boris Fishman (Foreword by), Christopher Conn Askew (Illustrator)
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143108276
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Published: Penguin Classics - May 3rd, 2016

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The Care and Feeding of Ravenously Hungry Girls Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781984802446
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Published: Berkley - January 14th, 2020

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Happiness Is Baking: Cakes, Pies, Tarts, Muffins, Brownies, Cookies: Favorite Desserts from the Queen of Cake Cover Image
By Dorie Greenspan (Foreword by), Maida Heatter
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316420570
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Published: Voracious - April 16th, 2019

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Mink River Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780870715853
Availability: In Our Warehouse & Available to Order
Published: Oregon State University Press - October 1st, 2010

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The Duchess Deal: Girl Meets Duke Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062349064
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Published: Avon - August 22nd, 2017

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The Library Book Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781476740195
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 1st, 2019

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The Kiss Quotient Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780451490803
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Published: Berkley - June 5th, 2018