Staff Picks

Our staff are voracious readers, and they're always the source of a great book, whether it's for you or for a friend. Here are some of what we currently recommend for your holiday shopping! For even more picks, come visit us in the store and check out our famous Staff Picks table.

All staff picks are 15% off in the store!

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Interior Chinatown: A Novel (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307948472
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - November 17th, 2020

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You'll Never Believe What Happened to Lacey: Crazy Stories about Racism Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538719367
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grand Central Publishing - January 12th, 2021

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The Undocumented Americans Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780399592683
Availability: Not in stock at Bear Pond: usually arrives in 3-5 days
Published: One World - March 24th, 2020

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Pet Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593175446
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - January 19th, 2021

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Long Bright River Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525540687
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - December 1st, 2020

Mediocre: The Dangerous Legacy of White Male America Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781580059510
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Seal Press - December 1st, 2020

The Midnight Library: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525559474
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Viking - September 29th, 2020

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The Home Edit Life: The No-Guilt Guide to Owning What You Want and Organizing Everything Cover Image
$28.50
ISBN: 9780593138304
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Clarkson Potter - September 15th, 2020

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Two Dollar Radio Guide to Vegan Cooking: Recipes, Stories Behind the Recipes, and Inspiration for Vegan Cheffing Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781937512958
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Two Dollar Radio - September 7th, 2020