Series: Welcome to Dystopia45 Visions of What Lies AheadPaperbackGordon Van Gelder9781949017069$28.50FICTION Feb 08, 2019
Brutality, infrastructure collapse, daily threats of war: 45 writers of speculative fiction share their visions of what's to come. Fighting in the streets, corruption at the highest levels, thuggish police, a daily threat of nuclear war: few of us thought we'd find ourselves here, so far into the 21st century. What's next? Are we really going to be "great again," however that's meant? In this diverse and vigorous mix of original stories by newcomers and luminaries, writers offer their takes on what life might hold for us in the next few y... + Read More
Series: Metaphysical GraffitiRock 'n' Roll and the Meaning of LifePaperbackSeth Kaufman9781949017083$26.95MUSIC Feb 08, 2019
A provocative, entertaining but ultimately serious examination of rock's most essential questions: Beatles or Stones? Which is the best air guitar to play? Does Rush suck? And what is the meaning of Billy Joel?Metaphysical Graffiti is a book for music fans, humor fans, and, if a meaningful ontological category, fans of philosophy too. It is a provocative, inflammatory, hilarious, but ultimately serious book about the essential questions of rock—Beatles or Stones? What Kind of Air Guitar Do You Play? Does Rush Suck? and, of course, The Meaning o... + Read More
Series: American GeniusA ComedyPaperbackLynne Tillman9781593763114$25.50FICTION Feb 22, 2019
Named a Best Book of the Century byVulture"Tillman’s beautifully constructed sentences create their own propulsion, able to take a reader in any direction at any moment . . . the book confirms the ultimate primacy of literary voice, of which this is a rare triumph."—Vulture “I won’t always be here, and if I consider that, and regularly remind myself that I only have to be in a particular situation for an hour or two, whether I’m unhappy or not, I can manage it. I’ve been cold and miserable; I’ve been lost; deceived; I’ve been bored silly; drun... + Read More
Series: Sea MonstersA NovelHardcoverChloe Aridjis9781936787869$34.50FICTION Feb 15, 2019
"Aridjis is deft at conjuring the teenage swooniness that apprehends meaning below every surface. Like Sebald’s or Cusk’s, her haunted writing patrols its own omissions . . . The figure of the shipwreck looms large for Aridjis. It becomes a useful lens through which to see this book, which is self-contained, inscrutable, and weirdly captivating, like a salvaged object that wants to return to the sea."—Katy Waldman,The New Yorker One autumn afternoon in Mexico City, seventeen-year-old Luisa does not return home from school. Instead, she board... + Read More
Get ready to giggle glitter and laugh yourself silly in this hilarious new joke book all about unicorns! Full of jokes, puns, and one-liners about unicorns, mermaids, fairies, and much more. This book is hot-to-trot and you'll laugh yourself hoarse! The perfect gift for readers age 5 and up with a sparkly foiled cover and purple inside printing for an extra special magical touch.
Dive into a magical underwater world and find out all about narwhals, the real life unicorns of the sea! Learn all about these real life magical creatures in this jam-packed activity and sticker book. With over 100 stickers, jokes, stories, activities, colour-in scenes, and amazing facts to dazzle your friends, this is the perfect gift for readers age 5 and up.
Series: Ellie's Magical WelliesPaperbackAmy Sparkes9781405273794$10.99 USDJUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 5Apr 01, 2017
A fantastic rhyming picture book story from Roald Dahl Prize award-winning Amy Sparkes and the illustrator behind the hugely successful Goodnight series for children, including Goodnight Tractor and Goodnight Spaceman. Ellie Pengelly is fed up and bored, until she gets a pair of MAGICAL new wellies! When Ellie goes out to explore in her new wellies she jumps into a puddle but . . . something jumps out! When the strange Flibberty-Gibberty starts juggling with jam, guzzling and gobbling food and squeezling toothpaste he makes quite a mess! Will ... + Read More
Series: George's Amazing AdventuresTreats for a T. RexPaperbackAdam Guillain9781405273626$10.99 USDJUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 5Nov 01, 2016
George cleverly crafts a hang glider to go on a mission to find a lost world of dinosaurs—and hopefully a T. Rex as well! But will George and his faithful puppy Trixie get gobbled by a T. Rex? And will Trixie’s treats (and tricks!) save their skins?
The moon is high, the hour is late, Goat is napping by the gate. But... THE SHEEP WON'T SLEEP! A sleepy sheepdog struggles to put a hundred naughty sheep to bed in this chaotic farmyard romp with silly sheep to count on every page - can you find all 100? A delightful rhyming read that's perfect for bedtime. A search and find book suitable for kids ages 3 and up.
Series: Hugs & KissesPaperbackSam Hay9781405290883$15.95JUVENILE FICTION Jan 08, 2019
Flip the book to read each side of the story in this enchanting tale of a whale and an octopus on their search for love, ending with a big pop-up surprise. There are two sides to every story! Big Blue Whale is feeling small. Everyone has someone to hug except him! On his journey to find the perfect hug he meets lots of sea creatures who want to hug him including a kind clown fish and a sea horse with a very swirly, whirly tail. But he's just too big for them to hug! On the other side of the ocean, Octopus is playing bubble ball with her frien... + Read More
A spine-tingling fantasy trilogy from the author of Charlie Bone, Jenny Nimmo. On his ninth birthday, Gwyn is given a brooch and told to cast it into the wind. Later he discovers the wind has sent something back: the snow spider. So begins Gwyn's journey as a magician. Against the shimmering backdrop of a magical domed city, Gwyn has to battle evil and heal a fractured family. Combining all of Jenny Nimmo's trademark elements - unusual but compelling characters, stunning magic and a rich, vibrant story - The Snow Spider Trilogy includes th... + Read More
Be whisked away by Enid Blyton, one of the world's best storytellers, on not one but THREE magical Wishing-Chair adventures in this bumper illustrated collection! When Mollie and Peter go to buy their mother a birthday present they discover the most extraordinary thing: a chair that can fly and grant wishes! The Wishing Chair takes them on some marvellous adventures including a trip to a castle where they narrowly escape from a giant, find a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow, and even help Santa Claus deliver presents for Christmas! Wherev... + Read More
Series: George's Amazing AdventuresDoughnuts for a DragonPaperbackCharlotte Guillain9781405270540$13.95JUVENILE FICTION Oct 15, 2014
Our favourite intrepid young explorer, George, is back again in another delightfully funny adventure story! This time, George longs to be a dragon-searching hero from the medieval tales of yore. Climbing into his time machine with only his scooter and some sweet treats to sustain him on his quest, he turns the dial to "long, long ago." When he reaches his destination, George immediately spots a dragon . . . or does he? Featuring a sassy princess, sinister witch, a hungry ogre, and - of course - a fire-breathing dragon, "Doughnuts for a Dragon... + Read More
A seaside adventure that will take you on a journey of discovery. Out in the bay otters bob along in the sea, whales hunt sardines, and pelicans swoop overhead. As the waves slowly sweep back during one family's day at the beach even more seashore creatures are unveiled. This lyrical story focuses on two children who discover amazing creatures during their day at the beach. There's all sorts of secrets to be revealed and incredible marine life to be discovered before the tide creeps back in...
It's time for Georgia to make a splash at the swimming pool! Georgia is excited. She's just got her first swimming badge and today she's going to swim in the grown-up pool. Includes bonus story Moving Day. It's a big day for Georgia. She's sad to be leaving the apartment she's grown up in... but the new house has stairs!
Series: A Flower in the SnowPaperbackTracey Corderoy9780603575785$10.95JUVENILE FICTION Apr 09, 2019
A heart-warming and touching picture book about the bond between a girl and her animal friend, Bear, from Shifty McGifty author Tracey Corderoy and illustrator Sophie Allsopp. In an icy kingdom far away lived the very best of friends: Luna and Bear. When a beautiful flower pops up in the snow, Luna is delighted! But soon the flower fades, and with it, Luna's smile. Bear sets off on an adventure to find another sunshine flower, sailing the seven seas, trekking through jungles and crossing hot, sandy deserts... but will Bear ever find what he ... + Read More
Bear has a very clear label sewn under his bottom: "DO NOT WASH THIS BEAR!" But when Daddy puts him through a spin cycle, quite a different Bear comes out - one who makes billions of bubbles in the bathroom, starts a snowstorm of feathers in the bedroom, and causes mishief and mayhem all around the house! Father and Son need Mummy to come home and save the day, but will she be back in time to show Bear who's boss before it's too late?
Series: The HeavensHardcoverSandra Newman9780802129024$38.95FICTION Feb 22, 2019
New York, late summer, 2000. A party in a spacious Manhattan apartment, hosted by a wealthy young activist. Dozens of idealistic twenty-somethings have impassioned conversations over takeout dumplings and champagne. The evening shines with the heady optimism of a progressive new millennium. A young man, Ben, meets a young woman, Kate—and they begin to fall in love.Kate lives with her head in the clouds, so at first Ben isn’t that concerned when she tells him about the recurring dream she’s had since childhood. In the dream, she’s transported to... + Read More
Series: The Bird KingHardcoverG. Willow Wilson9780802129031$38.95FICTION Mar 22, 2019
From award-winning author G. Willow Wilson,The Bird King is an epic journey set during the reign of the last sultan in the Iberian peninsula at the height of the Spanish Inquisition.G. Willow Wilson’s debut novelAlif the Unseen was an NPR andWashington Post Best Book of the Year, and it established her as a vital American Muslim literary voice. Now she deliversThe Bird King, a stunning new novel that tells the story of Fatima, a concubine in the royal court of Granada, the last emirate of Muslim Spain, and her dearest friend Hassan, the palace ... + Read More
Series: SolitaryHardcoverAlbert Woodfox9780802129086$38.95BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY Mar 15, 2019
Solitary is the unforgettable life story of a man who served more than four decades in solitary confinement—in a 6-foot by 9-foot cell, 23 hours a day, in notorious Angola prison in Louisiana—all for a crime he did not commit. That Albert Woodfox survived was, in itself, a feat of extraordinary endurance against the violence and deprivation he faced daily. That he was able to emerge whole from his odyssey within America’s prison and judicial systems is a triumph of the human spirit, and makeshis book a clarion call to reform the inhumanity of s... + Read More
Series: The ClubHardcoverTakis Wurger9780802128966$38.95FICTION Mar 22, 2019
For fans of Herman Koch’sThe Dinner and LeÃ¯la Slimani’sThe Perfect Nanny,The Club is a smoldering story of class, privilege, and matters of the heartThe Club is a blistering, timely, and gripping novel set at Cambridge University, centering around an all-male dining club for the most privileged and wealthy young men at Cambridge and following an outsider who exposes the dark secrets of this group, the Pitt Club. As a boy, Hans Stichler enjoys a fable-like childhood among the rolling hills and forests of North Germany, living an idyll that seem... + Read More
Series: Dead WrongThe Continuing Story of City of Lies, Corruption and Cover-Up in the Notorious BIG Murder InvestigationHardcoverRandall Sullivan9780802129321$38.95TRUE CRIME Jun 18, 2019
“[An] engrossing, damning tale of widespread unchecked corruption in one of the nation’s largest police departments, one that deserves attention . . . Exhaustively researched . . . The most thorough examination of these much-publicized events.”—Boston Globe, onLAbyrinthIn 2002, acclaimed journalist Randall Sullivan’s groundbreaking bookLAbyrinth ignited a firestorm with its startling disclosures about corruption in the LAPD. It told the story of Russell Poole, a highly decorated LAPD detective, who uncovered a cabal of “gangsta cops” tied to Ma... + Read More
Series: House ArrestHardcoverMike Lawson9780802129307$37.50FICTION Feb 15, 2019
In the thirteenth book in Mike Lawson’s celebrated series, Joe DeMarco finds himself on the wrong side of an investigation—in the wake of a political assassination, he’s been framed as the killer. As the fixer for Congressman John Mahoney in Washington, D.C., Joe DeMarco has had to bend and break the law more than a few times. But when Representative Lyle Canton, House Majority Whip, is found shot dead in his office in the U.S. Capitol and DeMarco is arrested for the murder, DeMarco knows he’s been framed. Locked up in the Alexandria Jail aw... + Read More
Series: House WitnessPaperbackMike Lawson9780802129314$23.95FICTION Mar 01, 2019
In House Witness, the twelfth novel in the Joe DeMarco series, Mike Lawson puts his likable protagonist on the trail of a different kind of fixer - one whose job is to influence, and sometimes disappear, witnesses in seemingly airtight criminal cases. Minority Leader of the House and DeMarco's long-time employer John Mahoney has kept more than one secret from his wife over the years, but none so explosive as this: He has a son, and that son has just been shot dead in a bar in Manhattan. Mahoney immediately dispatches DeMarco to New York to as... + Read More
Series: El NorteThe Epic and Forgotten Story of Hispanic North AmericaHardcoverCarrie Gibson9780802127020$44.95HISTORY Feb 15, 2019
Because of our shared English language, as well as the celebrated origin tales of theMayflower and the rebellion of the British colonies, the United States has prized its Anglo heritage above all others. However, as Carrie Gibson explains with great depth and clarity inEl Norte, the nation has much older Spanish roots—ones that have long been unacknowledged or marginalized. The Hispanic past of the United States predates the arrival of the Pilgrims by a century, and has been every bit as important in shaping the nation as it exists today.El Nor... + Read More
Series: Long ShotHardcoverAzad9780802129079$38.95BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY Feb 22, 2019
In 2002, at the age of nineteen, Azad, a young Kurdish man, was conscripted into Iran’s army and forced to fight against his own people. Refusing to go to war against his fellow Kurds, Azad deserted and smuggled himself to the United Kingdom, where he was granted asylum, became a citizen, and learned English. But more than a decade later, having returned to the Middle East as a social worker in the wake of the Syrian civil war, Azad found that he would have to pick up a weapon once again. In September 2014, after twenty-one days of intensive tr... + Read More
Series: EuropeA Natural HistoryHardcoverTim Flannery9780802129161$40.50NATURE Feb 22, 2019
From internationally bestselling author and celebrated scientist Tim Flannery, a history of Europe unlike any before: an ecological account of the land itself and the forces shaping life on it.InEurope: A Natural History, world-renowned scientist, explorer, and conservationist Tim Flannery applies the eloquent interdisciplinary approach he used in his ecological histories of Australia and North America to the story of Europe. He begins 100 million years ago, when the continents of Asia, North America, and Africa interacted to create an island a... + Read More
The memorable characters and Venetian drama that have long captivated Donna Leon’s many readers are on full display inThe Temptation of Forgiveness, the twenty-seventh novel in the bestselling mystery series. Surprised, if not dismayed, to discover from his superior that leaks are emanating from theQuestura, Commissario Guido Brunetti is surprised more consequentially by the appearance of a friend of his wife’s, fearful that her son is using drugs and hopeful Brunetti can somehow intervene. When the woman’s husband is found unconscious with a s... + Read More
Series: Elsewhere HomePaperbackLeila Aboulela9780802129130$23.95FICTION Feb 22, 2019
In her new collection of stories, award-winningNew York Times Notable author Leila Aboulela offers us a rich tableau of life as an immigrant abroad, and the challenges of navigating assimilation and difference.Elsewhere, Home draws us ineluctably into the lives of her characters as they forge new identities and reshape old ones. A young woman’s encounter with a former classmate elicits painful reminders of her former life in Khartoum. A wealthy Sudanese student studying in Aberdeen begins an unlikely friendship with a Scottish man. A woman ... + Read More
Series: Totally WiredThe Rise and Fall of Josh Harris and The Great Dotcom SwindlePaperbackAndrew Smith9780802129345$25.50BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY Mar 22, 2019
From award-winning journalist Andrew Smith, the never before told story of the late 1990s dot-com bubble, its tumultuous crash, and the rise and fall of the visionary pioneer at its epicenter. One morning in February 2001, internet entrepreneur Josh Harris woke to certain knowledge that he was about to lose everything. The manTime magazine called “The Warhol of the Web” was now reduced to the role of helpless spectator as his personal fortune dwindled from 85 million dollars, to 50 million, to nothing, all in the space of a week. Harris had bee... + Read More
“H.M. Naqvi is a superb stylist and writes like a poet. With careful attention to details and with enormous patience he presents a world that is at once fascinating and familiar. The Selected Works of Abdullah the Cossack is completely original in form and sensibility.”—Ha Jin, winner of the National Book AwardWinner of the inaugural DSC Prize for South Asian Literature, H.M. Naqvi follows his critically-lauded debutHome Boy withThe Selected Works of Abdullah the Cossack, an enthralling novel about one unforgettable and gloriously unaccomplishe... + Read More
Series: The BurglarHardcoverThomas Perry9780802129000$38.95FICTION Jan 18, 2019
From theNew York Times bestselling author Thomas Perry, “who can be depended upon to deliver high-voltage shocks” (Stephen King), comes a new thriller about an unlikely burglar—a young woman in her 20s—who realizes she must solve a string of murders, or else become the next victim Elle Stowell is a young woman with an unconventional profession: burglary. But Elle is no petty thief—with just the right combination of smarts, looks, and skills, she can easily stroll through ritzy Bel Air neighborhoods and pick out the perfect home for plucking th... + Read More
Series: The Bomb MakerPaperbackThomas Perry9780802129239$23.95FICTION Jan 18, 2019
A bomb is more than a weapon. A bomb is an expression of the bomber’s predictions of human behavior—a performance designed to fool you into making one fatally wrong move. InThe Bomb Maker, Thomas Perry introduces us to the dark corners of a mind intent on transforming a simple machine into an act of murder—and to those committed to preventing that outcome at any cost. A threat is called into the LAPD Bomb Squad and when tragedy ensues, the fragmented unit turns to Dick Stahl, a former Bomb Squad commander who now operates his own private sec... + Read More
Former Internet entrepreneur Andrew Keen was among the earliest to write about the dangers that the Internet poses to our culture and society. His 2007 bookThe Cult of the Amateur was critical in helping advance the conversation around the Internet, which has now morphed from a tool providing efficiencies and opportunities for consumers and business to an elemental force that is profoundly reshaping our societies and our world. In his new book,How to Fix the Future, Keen focuses on what we can do about this seemingly intractable situation. Loo... + Read More
Series: PhonePaperbackWill Self9780802129215$26.95FICTION Feb 01, 2019
The final volume in a trilogy beginning with Umbrella and followed by Shark, Phone tells the story of two men: Zack Busner and Jonathan De'Ath. Busner is a psychiatrist who has made his name through his unorthodox treatment of psychological damage, such as administering LSD to World War II PTSD-sufferers. But now Busner's own mind is fraying: Alzheimer's is shredding his memory and his newest possession is a shiny smartphone given to him by his autistic grandson Ben. Meanwhile, Jonathan De'Ath, aka the Butcher," is an MI6 man who remains a my... + Read More
Series: The Book of DavePaperbackWill Self9780802129260$26.95FICTION Feb 01, 2019
One of Will Self’s best-loved novels, newly reissued by Grove,The Book of Dave begins when East End cabdriver Dave Rudman’s wife takes from him his only son. In response, Dave pens a savage jeremiad against the contemporary world that filters his fearful bigotry through religious mania, with a generous dose of the London cabby’s unique knowledge of the sprawling city. Dave buries the book in his ex-wife’s Hampstead backyard, intending it for his son, Carl, when he comes of age. Five hundred years later, Dave’s book is found by the inhabitants o... + Read More
Series: HappinessA NovelPaperbackAminatta Forna9780802129185$23.95FICTION Feb 01, 2019
“ThroughoutHappiness, Forna stops in our tracks . . . Reminiscent at times of Michael Ondaatje’s novelAnil’s Ghost . . .Happiness is a meditation on grand themes: Love and death, man and nature, cruelty and mercy. But Forna folds this weighty matter into her buoyant creation with a sublimely delicate touch.”—Washington PostLondon. A fox makes its way across Waterloo Bridge. The distraction causes two pedestrians to collide—Jean, an American studying the habits of urban foxes, and Attila, a Ghanaian psychiatrist there to deliver a keynote speech... + Read More
Series: Pure HollywoodAnd Other StoriesPaperbackChristine Schutt9780802129222$23.95FICTION Mar 01, 2019
Pure Hollywood is pure gold." - Ottessa Moshfegh The sensational new story collection from one of our sharpest, most original, and daringly cinematic stylists, National Book Award finalist and O Henry Prize winner Christine Schutt. In one eponymous novella and ten stories, Pure Hollywood brings us into private worlds of corrupt familial love, intimacy, longing, and danger. From an alcoholic widowed actress living in desert seclusion to a young mother whose rejection of her child has terrible consequences, from a newlywed couple who ignore th... + Read More
Series: Love Had a CompassJournals and PoetryPaperbackRobert Lax9780802128843$26.95POETRY Mar 01, 2019
Ever generation of poets seems to harbor its own hidden genius, one whose stature and brilliance come to light after his talent has already been achieved and exercised. The same drama of obscurity and nuance that attended the discovery of Emily Dickinson and Wallace Stevens is suggested by the career of Robert Lax. An expatriate American whose work to date ? more than forty books ? has been published mostly in Europe, this 85-year-old poet built a following in the U.S. among figures as widespread as Mark Van Doren, e. e. cummings, Jack Kerouac,... + Read More
Series: SharpPaperbackMichelle Dean9780802129246$25.50LITERARY COLLECTIONS Mar 01, 2019
Widely praised in hardcover,Sharp is the exhilarating story of ten exceptional women who used the power of their pens to carve out space for themselves in a world where men wrote the rules. Dorothy Parker, Rebecca West, Hannah Arendt, Mary McCarthy, Susan Sontag, Pauline Kael, Joan Didion, Nora Ephron, Renata Adler, and Janet Malcolm are united by what Dean calls “sharpness,” the ability to cut to the quick with precision of thought and wit.Sharp is a vibrant depiction of the intellectualbeau monde of twentieth-century New York, where gossip-fi... + Read More
Terry Southern was an acclaimed satirist of American culture, the writer who dreamed-upCandy and coauthored the screenplays forDr. Strangelove andEasy Rider. InFlash and Filigree, lauded as “a dazzling performance” by Henry Green, Southern delivers an outrageously funny commentary on the darker side of suburban L.A.Frederick Eichner, a world-renowned dermatologist, is visited by the entrancingly irritating Mr. Felix Treevly, who comes to him as a patient and stays as an obsession. Mr. Treevly leads the doctor into a series of increasingly chaot... + Read More
Series: WarlockPaperbackJim Harrison9780802129154$23.95FICTION Mar 29, 2019
Johnny Lundgren, a.k.a. Warlock, is an unemployed foundation executive who, after surviving a midlife crisis, finally decides to get a job. Warlock soon gets hired by a crazy, but genius doctor as a trouble-shooter, where he's tasked with everything battling poachers in the haunted wilderness of northern Michigan to investigating his employer’s wife and son in the seamy underside of Key West. A comedy with one foot in the abyss,Warlock is what theNew York Times called “farcical, reflective, luscious, gritty” entertainment from one of this coun... + Read More
Series: Country DarkPaperbackChris Offutt9780802129338$23.95FICTION Mar 29, 2019
Chris Offutt is an outstanding literary talent, whose work has been called lean and brilliant" ( New York Times Book Review ) and compared by reviewers to Tobias Wolff, Ernest Hemingway, and Raymond Carver. He's been awarded the Whiting Writers Award for Fiction/Nonfiction and the American Academy of Arts and Letters Fiction Award, among numerous other honors. His first work of fiction in nearly two decades, Country Dark is a taut, compelling novel set in rural Kentucky from the Korean War to 1970. Tucker, a young veteran, returns from war to... + Read More
Series: The KnowledgeA Richard Jury MysteryPaperbackMartha Grimes9780802129253$23.95FICTION Mar 29, 2019
With their signature wit, sly plotting, and gloriously offbeat characters, Martha Grimes's New York Times bestselling Richard Jury mysteries are utterly unlike anyone else's detective novels" ( Washington Post ). In the latest series outing, The Knowledge, the Scotland Yard detective nearly meets his match in a Baker Street Irregulars-like gang of kids and a homicide case that reaches into east Africa. Robbie Parsons is one of London's finest, a black cab driver who knows every street, every theater, every landmark in the city by heart. In h... + Read More
Kathy Acker’s practice of literary appropriation and pastiche made her notorious—as a rebel and a groundbreaker—whenGreat Expectations was first published in 1982. Here, she begins rewriting Charles Dickens’s classic—splicing it with passages from Pierre Guyotat’s sexually violentEden, Eden, Eden, among other texts—alongside Acker’s trademark pithy dialogue, as well as prank missives to the likes of Susan Sontag, SylvÃ¨re Lotringer, and God.At the center of this form-shifting narrative, Acker’s protagonist collects an inheritance following her ... + Read More
Every day we are surrounded by ordinary objects and services that have been on the most extraordinary journeys to reach us, journeys that are all happening RIGHT NOW. Take a look around you. What do you see? Where does it come from? How did it begin? Find answers and explore these wonderful - and often unexpected - journeys within the pages.
A gentle, stunningly beautiful homage to all things wetland, told as a series of poems.
Series: Shine-A-LightAt the LibraryHardcoverHeather Alexander9781610678230$19.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Feb 19, 2019
Hold a light behind the innovative see-through pages to explore what's really going on... at the library.
Series: Vasilisa the WisePaperbackKate Forsyth9781610678520$14.95JUVENILE FICTION Feb 19, 2019
These ancient tales of wonder and adventure are about learning to be strong, brave, kind and true-hearted and trusting n yourself to change the world for the better. These are not your usual passive princesses waiting forlornly for their prince to come. The brave young women from tales of yore in Vasilisa the Wise will transform the way you think about fairy tales.
Series: Chef AcademyPaperbackSteve Martin9781610677158$19.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Jan 15, 2019
Enroll at Chef Academy to learn a number of skills needed to become a world-class chef; discover how to make food look and taste delicious, what it takes to be a successful leader, and much more. You'll also find a poster, a game, stickers, and even instructions for creating a chef's hat of your own!
Series: Entrepeneur AcademyPaperbackSteve Martin9781610677165$19.50JUVENILE NONFICTION Jan 15, 2019
Learn how to test your ideas, stand out from the competition, become a great manager, and give back to the world, all by cracking the cover of Entrepreneur Academy! Divided into creative skills, business skills, and management skills, this book offers valuable information on a range of knowledge and abilities ideal for becoming an entrepreneur.
Uncle Shawn has rescued Badger Bill from the horrible MacGloones, and the two best friends are living happily with their llama friends on their llama farm. Only, Bill isn't sure he is happy. He seems to be making a lot of scones and pancakes and sandwiches for greedy llamas, and not getting much help from Uncle Shawn. To make things worse, a nasty man with shiny shoes and squeaky teeth called Dr. P'Klawz has arrived. He hates fun and unusualness, and it just so happens that Uncle Shawn is the most fun and unusual person around. This time it's B... + Read More
Series: Grandpa's FavoriteHardcoverErin Dealey9781610676168$19.50JUVENILE FICTION Jan 15, 2019
This beautifully illustrated book showcases the love between grandpas and their grandchildren all over the world. Because whatever it is your grandpa enjoys most, his favorite is always you.
Series: Grandma's FavoriteHardcoverErin Dealey9781610676175$19.50JUVENILE FICTION Jan 15, 2019
This beautifully illustrated book showcases the love between grandmas and their grandchildren all over the world. Because whatever it is your grandpa enjoys most, his favorite is always you.
Series: Colorful WorldVehiclesBoard bookNastja Holtfreter9781610678476$8.95JUVENILE FICTION Jan 15, 2019
Look carefully! Something's not the same... Where is the convertible? Is there a tandem bike? Can you find all the differences in this colorful world? A playful introduction to vehicles in this look-and-find book for the very young.
Series: Colorful WorldConstruction SiteBoard bookNastja Holtfreter9781610678483$8.95JUVENILE FICTION Jan 15, 2019
Look carefully! Something's not the same... Who is not wearing a hard hat? Are they all excavators? Can you find all the differences in this colorful world? A playful introduction to vehicles in this look-and-find book for the very young.
Series: The TempPaperbackMichelle Frances9781529001969$18.99FICTION Dec 26, 2018
A new gripping psychological thriller from Michelle Frances, bestselling author of The Girlfriend. Carrie is a successful TV producer in a high pressure job. She's talented, liked, and well-respected. She and her husband, Adrian, an award-winning screenwriter, decided years before that they didn't want children. But now, just as they're both at the pinnacle of their careers, she has discovered she's pregnant, and is shocked to discover that she wants to keep the baby. But in a competitive industry where time off is seen as a sign of weakness... + Read More
Series: The GlovemakerPaperbackAnn Weisgarber9781509889914$30.99FICTION Feb 27, 2019
For fans of Cold Mountain comes the story of a woman in Mormon country, from the author of The Promise and The Personal History of Rachel DuPree. In the inhospitable lands of the Utah Territory, during the winter of 1888, thirty-seven-year-old Deborah Tyler waits for her husband, Samuel, to return home from his travels as a wheelwright. It is now the depths of winter, Samuel is weeks overdue, and Deborah is getting worried. Deborah lives in Junction, a tiny town of seven Mormon families scattered along the floor of a canyon, and she earns her... + Read More