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The Leopard: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780375714795
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Published: Pantheon - November 6th, 2007

Customer Richard calls this one of his favorite books.


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Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why Things Are Better Than You Think Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250107817
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Published: Flatiron Books - April 3rd, 2018

Customer Linda says, "Readable & fascinating analysis that we are making progress on global trends that really matter. A good news fact based book."


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The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate--Discoveries from a Secret World Cover Image
By Peter Wohlleben, Tim Flannery (Foreword by), Jane Billinghurst (Translator)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781771642484
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Published: Greystone Books - September 13th, 2016

Ruth asks, "Do they communicate or simply react to the physical environment?" 


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Door to Door: The Magnificent, Maddening, Mysterious World of Transportation Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062372086
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Published: Harper Perennial - May 16th, 2017

This fantastic system that is embedded in everything we touch. And it's all falling apart! A chilling read about a boring subject that I just could not put down.

- David


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A Die Hard Christmas: The Illustrated Holiday Classic Cover Image
By Doogie Horner, JJ Harrison (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781608879762
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Published: Insight Editions - October 24th, 2017

Alex says,

"A children's illustrated version of Die Hard. What more do you need?"


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A Gentleman in Moscow: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780670026197
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Published: Viking - September 6th, 2016

The entire staff picked this as best book of 2018!


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The Uncommon Reader: A Novella Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780312427641
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Published: Picador - September 30th, 2008

"Oh, did I not say..." said the Queen. "...why do you think you're all here?"

To read of course. Charming and thought provoking.

- David

 


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Dark Is Rising (The Dark Is Rising Sequence #2) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780689829833
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - October 1999

Great fantasy adventure for young adults.


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8 Little Planets Cover Image
By Chris Ferrie, Lizzy Doyle (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9781492671244
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Published: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky - October 2nd, 2018

A delightful way to learn about our Solar System.


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The Enormous Egg Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780316119207
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 1993

Rachel's Pick

"The most awesome book about a boy and his dinosaur ever written. I've read it a dozen times and it's still my favorite."


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Runny Babbit Returns: Another Billy Sook Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062479396
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Published: HarperCollins - September 19th, 2017

Ruth's Pick

"Read it out loud slowly, to children and adults, because it takes time to get the sounds into comprehensive words."


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Hounded: The Iron Druid Chronicles, Book One Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780345522474
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Published: Del Rey - May 3rd, 2011

Myths and legends from all around the world combined in a modern setting that grips you and doesn't let go. Very well done series.


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The Bottom: A Willie Black Mystery Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781579623920
Availability: Special Order
Published: The Permanent Press - August 31st, 2015

Mary Lou's Pick

"My favorite so far of the Willie Black mystery series. I couldn't put it down."


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Magritte Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9783836503570
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Published: Taschen - October 9th, 2015

Alex says:

"ce n'est pas une recommandation"