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The Black Friend: On Being a Better White Person Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536217018
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Published: Candlewick - December 1st, 2020

Writing from the perspective of a friend, Frederick Joseph offers candid reflections on his own experiences with racism and conversations with prominent artists and activists about theirs—creating an essential read for white people who are committed anti-racists and those newly come to the cause of racial justice.


Loveoid Cover Image
$11.95
ISBN: 9781941861547
Availability: This book is in stock at the warehouse so we can get it for you within a few days.
Published: Harvard Square Editions - November 6th, 2020

An American euthanasist and an Egyptian astrological farmer delve into the evolution of the collective soul, as an extremophile virus targets a select few.


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D (a Tale of Two Worlds) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781335916747
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Published: Hanover Square Press - December 8th, 2020

"Glorious. A story that will be found and enjoyed and dreamed about for years to come."--Neil Gaiman

A stunning modern-day Dickensian fable and a celebration of friendship and bravery for freethinkers everywhere.


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$26.99
ISBN: 9781492682721
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Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - December 29th, 2020

"A deft, fascinating page-turner replete with richly drawn characters and plot twists that would stump Hercule Poirot." --Kate Quinn, New York Times bestselling author of The Alice Network, The Huntress, and The Rose Code


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Lore Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781484778203
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - January 5th, 2021

From the #1 New York Times best-selling author of The Darkest Minds comes a sweepingly ambitious, high-octane tale of power, destiny, love, and redemption.


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Discover Your Dharma: A Vedic Guide to Finding Your Purpose Cover Image
By Sahara Rose Ketabi, Deepak Chopra (Foreword by)
$25.95
ISBN: 9781797202068
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Published: Chronicle Prism - January 5th, 2021

Say Yes to Your Higher Calling.


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Concrete Rose Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062846716
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Published: Balzer + Bray - January 12th, 2021

International phenomenon Angie Thomas revisits Garden Heights seventeen years before the events of The Hate U Give in this searing and poignant exploration of Black boyhood and manhood.


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A Vow So Bold and Deadly (The Cursebreaker Series) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781547602582
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Published: Bloomsbury YA - January 26th, 2021

Kingdoms will clash. Choose your side.

The incredible conclusion to New York Times bestselling author Brigid Kemmerer's Cursebreaker series.


Face your fears, fight the battle.


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The Mask Falling (The Bone Season) Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781635570328
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - January 26th, 2021

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Bone Season and The Priory of the Orange Tree, the stunning fourth novel set in the world of Scion.


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The Paris Library: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982134198
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Published: Atria Books - February 9th, 2021

Based on the true World War II story of the heroic librarians at the American Library in Paris, this is an unforgettable story of romance, friendship, family, and the power of literature to bring us together, perfect for fans of The Lilac Girls and The Paris Wife.


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The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks (Young Readers Edition) (ReVisioning History for Young People) Cover Image
By Jeanne Theoharis, Brandy Colbert (Adapted by)
$18.95
ISBN: 9780807067574
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Published: Beacon Press - February 2nd, 2021

This biography examines Parks's life and 60 years of activism and brings the multifaceted, decades-long civil rights movement in the North and South to life for young readers.


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Milk Blood Heat Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780802158154
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Published: Grove Press - February 2nd, 2021

A livewire debut from Dantiel W. Moniz, one of the most exciting discoveries in today's literary landscape, Milk Blood Heat depicts the sultry lives of Floridians in intergenerational tales that contemplate human connection, race, womanhood, inheritance, and the elemental darkness in us all.


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Milk Fed: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781982142490
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Published: Scribner - February 2nd, 2021

Milk Fed is a novel of appetites; a luscious, heartbreaking story of self-discovery through the relentless pursuit of desire.


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The Vineyard at Painted Moon Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781335912794
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Published: Hqn - February 9th, 2021

Step into the vineyard with Susan Mallery's most irresistible novel yet, as one woman searches for the perfect blend of love, family and wine.


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We Run the Tides: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062936233
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Published: Ecco - February 9th, 2021

An achingly beautiful story of female friendship, betrayal, and a mysterious disappearance set in the changing landscape of San Francisco 


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The Lost Apothecary Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780778311010
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Published: Park Row - March 2nd, 2021

"A bold, edgy, accomplished debut " --Kate Quinn, New York Times bestselling author of The Alice Network and The Huntress


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Oslo, Maine Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781771682312
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Published: Central Avenue Publishing - March 2nd, 2021

High praise for Oslo, Maine!
“Wildly plotted, astutely observed, and brimming with wit."—Adrienne Brodeur
“I raced through this novel in one breathless sitting!"—Karen Dionne
”Marcia Butler is a master dramatist, a sorceress, and extraordinary novelist."—E.J.


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Kingdom of Bones: A Thriller (Sigma Force Novels #22) Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062892980
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Published: William Morrow - March 9th, 2021

From #1 New York Times bestselling author James Rollins, the latest riveting, deeply imaginative thriller in the Sigma Force series, told with his trademark blend of cutting-edge science, historical mystery, and pulse-pounding action.

It begins in Africa . . .


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The Consequences of Fear: A Maisie Dobbs Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062868022
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Published: Harper - March 23rd, 2021

As Europe buckles under Nazi occupation, Maisie Dobbs investigates a possible murder that threatens devastating repercussions for Britain's war efforts in this latest installment in the New York Times bestselling mystery series.


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Goodbye, Again: Essays, Reflections, and Illustrations Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062880857
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Published: Harper Perennial - March 23rd, 2021

The wonderfully original author of Everyone's a Aliebn When Ur a Aliebn Too gives us a collection of touching and hilarious personal essays, stories, poems—accompanied by his trademark illustrations—covering topics such as mental health, happiness, and what it means to belong.

Jonny Sun is back with a collection