Staff Picks

Favorites from Parnassus booksellers, updated monthly. For past staff picks, check out our blog, Musing.

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If I Survive You By Jonathan Escoffery Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374605988
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: MCD - September 6th, 2022

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Fellowship Point: A Novel By Alice Elliott Dark Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781982131814
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Published: Scribner / Marysue Rucci Books - July 5th, 2022

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Where the Wandering Ends: A Novel of Corfu By Yvette Manessis Corporon Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781400236077
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Published: Harper Muse - September 6th, 2022

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Daisy Darker: A Novel By Alice Feeney Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250843937
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Published: Flatiron Books - August 30th, 2022

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The Last White Man: A Novel By Mohsin Hamid Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593538814
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Published: Riverhead Books - August 2nd, 2022

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All Good People Here: A Novel By Ashley Flowers Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593496473
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Published: Bantam - August 16th, 2022

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Carrie Soto Is Back: A Novel By Taylor Jenkins Reid Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593158685
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Published: Ballantine Books - August 30th, 2022

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Other Birds: A Novel By Sarah Addison Allen Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250019868
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Published: St. Martin's Press - August 30th, 2022

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Stories from the Tenants Downstairs By Sidik Fofana Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781982145811
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Published: Scribner - August 16th, 2022

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The Undertaking of Hart and Mercy By Megan Bannen Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316394215
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Published: Orbit - August 23rd, 2022

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The Fortunes of Jaded Women: A Novel By Carolyn Huynh Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982188733
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Published: Atria Books - September 6th, 2022

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The American Roommate Experiment: A Novel By Elena Armas Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781668002773
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Published: Atria Books - September 6th, 2022

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Love on the Brain By Ali Hazelwood Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593336847
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Published: Berkley - August 23rd, 2022

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The Very Secret Society of Irregular Witches By Sangu Mandanna Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593439357
Availability: Backordered
Published: Berkley - August 23rd, 2022

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Acting Class By Nick Drnaso Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781770464926
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Published: Drawn and Quarterly - August 16th, 2022

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Lizzie Blake's Best Mistake: A Novel By Mazey Eddings Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250806000
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - September 6th, 2022

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DUNE: The Graphic Novel,  Book 2: Muad’Dib By Frank Herbert, Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson, Raúl Allén (Illustrator), Patricia Martín (Illustrator), Bill Sienkiewicz (Contributions by) Cover Image
By Frank Herbert, Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson, Raúl Allén (Illustrator), Patricia Martín (Illustrator), Bill Sienkiewicz (Contributions by)
$24.99
ISBN: 9781419749469
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Published: Abrams ComicArts - August 9th, 2022

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Wild Things Are Happening: The Art of Maurice Sendak By Maurice Sendak (Artist), Jonathan Weinberg (Editor), Lynn Caponera (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Maurice Sendak (Artist), Jonathan Weinberg (Editor), Lynn Caponera (Introduction by)
$55.00
ISBN: 9781636810522
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Published: Delmonico Books - September 6th, 2022

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I Am From Here: Stories and Recipes from a Southern Chef By Vishwesh Bhatt, John Currence (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Vishwesh Bhatt, John Currence (Foreword by)
$37.50
ISBN: 9781324006060
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - August 16th, 2022

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All the Living and the Dead: From Embalmers to Executioners, an Exploration of the People Who Have Made Death Their Life's Work By Hayley Campbell Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250281845
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Published: St. Martin's Press - August 16th, 2022

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All the Women in My Brain: And Other Concerns By Betty Gilpin Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250795786
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Published: Flatiron Books - September 6th, 2022

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Sinkable: Obsession, the Deep Sea, and the Shipwreck of the Titanic By Daniel Stone Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593329375
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Published: Dutton - August 16th, 2022

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Unmask Alice: LSD, Satanic Panic, and the Imposter Behind the World's Most Notorious Diaries By Rick Emerson Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781637740422
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Published: BenBella Books - July 5th, 2022

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Solito: A Memoir By Javier Zamora Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593498064
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Published: Hogarth - September 6th, 2022

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Good Grief: On Loving Pets, Here and Hereafter By E.B. Bartels Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780358212331
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Published: Mariner Books - August 2nd, 2022

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Radical Love: Learning to Accept Yourself and Others By Zachary Levi Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780785236757
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Published: Harper Horizon - June 28th, 2022

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A Place in the World: Finding the Meaning of Home By Frances Mayes Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593443330
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Published: Crown - August 23rd, 2022

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Delphi: A Novel By Clare Pollard Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781982197896
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - August 2nd, 2022

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Artful By Ali Smith Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780143124498
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Published: Penguin Books - February 4th, 2014

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The Secrets We Kept: A novel By Lara Prescott Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780525566106
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Published: Vintage - June 30th, 2020