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France: An Adventure History By Graham Robb Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781324002567
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - July 5th, 2022

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Her Country: How the Women of Country Music Became the Success They Were Never Supposed to Be By Marissa R. Moss Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250793591
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - May 10th, 2022

River of the Gods: Genius, Courage, and Betrayal in the Search for the Source of the Nile By Candice Millard Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780385543101
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Published: Doubleday - May 17th, 2022

Hot Chicken Cookbook: The Fiery History & Red-Hot Recipes of Nashville's Beloved Bird By Timothy Charles Davis Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9781951217013
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Published: Blue Hills Press - June 8th, 2021

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The Memoirs of Stockholm Sven By Nathaniel Ian Miller Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316592550
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - October 26th, 2021

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Migrations: A Novel By Charlotte McConaghy Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250204035
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Published: Flatiron Books - July 6th, 2021

Prodigal Summer: A Novel By Barbara Kingsolver Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780060959036
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Published: Harper Perennial - October 16th, 2001

The Guide: A novel By Peter Heller Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984898968
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Published: Vintage - May 10th, 2022

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Lapvona: A Novel By Ottessa Moshfegh Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593300268
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Published: Penguin Press - June 21st, 2022

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Manhunt By Gretchen Felker-Martin Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250794642
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Published: Tor Nightfire - February 22nd, 2022

Oryx and Crake (The MaddAddam Trilogy #1) By Margaret Atwood Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780385721677
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Published: Anchor - March 30th, 2004

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Cloud Cuckoo Land: A Novel By Anthony Doerr Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781982168438
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Published: Scribner - September 28th, 2021

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Malibu Rising: A Novel By Taylor Jenkins Reid Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781524798673
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Published: Ballantine Books - May 17th, 2022

The Family Chao: A Novel By Lan Samantha Chang Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780393868074
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 1st, 2022

The Midnight Library: A Novel By Matt Haig Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525559474
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Published: Viking - September 29th, 2020

The Power and the Glory By Graham Greene, John Updike (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Graham Greene, John Updike (Introduction by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143107552
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Published: Penguin Classics - March 24th, 2015

The Virgin Suicides (Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Edition): A Novel (Picador Modern Classics #2) By Jeffrey Eugenides Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250303547
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Published: Picador - October 2nd, 2018

Now in November: A Novel By Josephine Johnson Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781668004227
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Published: Scribner - July 19th, 2022

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Devolution: A Firsthand Account of the Rainier Sasquatch Massacre By Max Brooks Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984826800
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Published: Del Rey - February 9th, 2021

Desperation Road By Michael Farris Smith Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316353045
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Published: Back Bay Books - January 30th, 2018

What Comes After: A Novel By JoAnne Tompkins Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593086001
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Published: Riverhead Books - April 5th, 2022

Seven Days in June By Tia Williams Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781538719091
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - June 7th, 2022

The Guncle By Steven Rowley Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525542308
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - April 5th, 2022

The Vacationers: A Novel By Emma Straub Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781594633881
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Published: Riverhead Books - June 2nd, 2015

The Books of Earthsea: The Complete Illustrated Edition (Earthsea Cycle) By Ursula  K. Le Guin, Charles Vess (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ursula K. Le Guin, Charles Vess (Illustrator)
$59.99
ISBN: 9781481465588
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Published: Gallery / Saga Press - October 30th, 2018

Ordinary Monsters: A Novel (The Talents #1) By J. M. Miro Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250833662
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Published: Flatiron Books - June 7th, 2022

The City of Brass: A Novel (The Daevabad Trilogy) By S. A. Chakraborty Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062678119
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Published: Harper Voyager - July 3rd, 2018

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The Final Girl Support Group By Grady Hendrix Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593201244
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Published: Berkley - June 14th, 2022

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The Book of Cold Cases By Simone St. James Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780440000211
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Published: Berkley - March 15th, 2022

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Fan Club By Erin Mayer Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780778311591
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Published: Mira Books - October 26th, 2021

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Patricia Wants to Cuddle By Samantha Allen Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781638930044
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Published: Zando - June 28th, 2022

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City of Girls: A Novel By Elizabeth Gilbert Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781594634741
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Published: Riverhead Books - April 7th, 2020

Counterfeit: A Novel By Kirstin Chen Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063119543
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Published: William Morrow - June 7th, 2022

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Lessons in Chemistry: A Novel By Bonnie Garmus Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780385547345
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Published: Doubleday - April 5th, 2022

Queenie By Candice Carty-Williams Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501196027
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Published: Gallery/Scout Press - November 5th, 2019

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All's Well: A Novel By Mona Awad Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982169664
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Published: Simon & Schuster - August 3rd, 2021

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The Latinist: A Novel By Mark Prins Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780393541274
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 4th, 2022

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Memorial Drive: A Daughter's Memoir By Natasha Trethewey Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062248589
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Published: Ecco - June 1st, 2021

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Seeing Ghosts: A Memoir By Kat Chow Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538716328
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - August 24th, 2021

Ma and Me: A Memoir By Putsata Reang Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374279264
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Published: MCD - May 17th, 2022

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The Verifiers By Jane Pek Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593313794
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Published: Vintage - February 22nd, 2022

Lost and Wanted: A novel (Vintage Contemporaries) By Nell Freudenberger Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780804170963
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Published: Vintage - March 31st, 2020

Lost and Wanted: A novel (Vintage Contemporaries) By Nell Freudenberger Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780804170963
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Published: Vintage - March 31st, 2020

The Namesake: A Novel By Jhumpa Lahiri Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780358062684
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Published: Mariner Books - June 4th, 2019

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Woman of Light: A Novel By Kali Fajardo-Anstine Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525511328
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Published: One World - June 7th, 2022

The Beekeeper of Aleppo: A Novel By Christy Lefteri Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593128176
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Published: Ballantine Books - June 23rd, 2020