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"I don't see why we ever think of what others think of what we do--isn't it enough to express yourself"

-Georgia O'keefe

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This Tender Land: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781476749297
Availability: Backordered
Published: Atria Books - September 3rd, 2019

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Ask Again, Yes: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982106980
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Published: Scribner - May 28th, 2019

A bold phoptographic tribute to Ernest Hemingway's Paris years. Exquisite black-and-white photographs and lovely anecdotal prose make this book by Robert Wheeler perfect coffee table reading. Extraordinary intimate vignettes.


Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister: Three Women at the Heart of Twentieth-Century China Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780451493507
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Published: Knopf - October 29th, 2019

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Normal People: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781984822178
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Published: Hogarth - April 16th, 2019

Everything about this novel is charming and endearing. Set in Paris, a bookstore owner finds a lost woman's handbag on the way to his favorite cafe. Clever, erudite, and infused with optimism. If you like books by Peter Mayle, you'll enjoy this author. A Paris love story for modern times.


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The Witch Elm: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780735224643
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Published: Penguin Books - July 30th, 2019

One of the most captivatng debut novels I have read.The title is taken from an Emily Dickenson poem, the setting is Las Vegas, Nevada. The four main characters would not normally mix yet they find that healing and redemption is not only possible but achievable. Avis, a wife on the brink of a divorce; Luis, a solider returned from the war on terror not wanting to live; Bashkim, an Albanian-American child negogiating between two culures; and Roberta, a child avocate finding solutions to seemingly impossible situations. Based on a real, tragic event on the streets of Las Vegas, this novel is astounding! Great bookclub choice."


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My Sister, the Serial Killer: A Novel Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780525564201
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Published: Anchor - July 30th, 2019

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Travel Light, Move Fast Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781594206740
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Published: Penguin Press - August 6th, 2019

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The River: A novel Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780525521877
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Published: Knopf - March 5th, 2019

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The Great Believers: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780735223530
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Published: Penguin Books - June 4th, 2019

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The Flight Portfolio: A novel Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780307959409
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Published: Knopf - May 7th, 2019

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Inland: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780812992861
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Published: Random House - August 13th, 2019

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The Giver of Stars: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399562488
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Published: Pamela Dorman Books - October 8th, 2019

The Yellow House: A Memoir (2019 National Book Award Winner) Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780802125088
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Published: Grove Press - August 13th, 2019

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A Long Petal of the Sea: A Novel Cover Image
By Isabel Allende, Nick Caistor (Translated by), Amanda Hopkinson (Translated by)
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984820150
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Published: Ballantine Books - January 21st, 2020

A memoir of grief and love so beautifully written that I felt the cold, the loneliness, the fallen feathers of the goshawk Helen Macdonald chose to raise in her London flat. This book has won the Samuel Johnson Prize, is a Costa Book of the Year, and a must-read. Macdonald is a writer, a poet, historian, naturalist and affiliated research scholar at the University of Cambridge. Destined to be a classic.


Make It Scream, Make It Burn: Essays Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316259637
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - September 24th, 2019