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 even more picks, come visit us in the store and check out our famous Staff Picks table. 

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Killers of a Certain Age By Deanna Raybourn Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593200681
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Berkley - September 6th, 2022

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One Hundred Saturdays: Stella Levi and the Search for a Lost World By Michael Frank, Maira Kalman (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Michael Frank, Maira Kalman (Illustrator)
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982167226
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - September 6th, 2022

Killer Underwear Invasion!: How to Spot Fake News, Disinformation & Conspiracy Theories By Elise Gravel Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781797214917
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chronicle Books - September 20th, 2022

The Stationery Shop By Marjan Kamali Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781982107499
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Gallery Books - February 11th, 2020

The Freeze-Frame Revolution By Peter Watts Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781616962524
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Tachyon Publications - June 12th, 2018

The Book of Phobias and Manias: A History of Obsession By Kate Summerscale Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780593489758
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - September 27th, 2022

Bad Fruit: A Novel By Ella King Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781662601491
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Astra House - August 23rd, 2022

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The Devil's Atlas: An Explorer's Guide to Heavens, Hells and Afterworlds By Edward Brooke-Hitching Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781797214474
Availability: Will Ship in 1-5 Days from our Distributor
Published: Chronicle Books - August 16th, 2022

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The Book Eaters By Sunyi Dean Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250810182
Availability: Will Ship in 1-5 Days from our Distributor
Published: Tor Books - August 2nd, 2022

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Build Your House Around My Body: A Novel By Violet Kupersmith Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780812983487
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - July 5th, 2022

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Honey and Spice: A Novel By Bolu Babalola Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063141483
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: William Morrow - July 5th, 2022

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What Moves the Dead By T. Kingfisher Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250830753
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Tor Nightfire - July 12th, 2022

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Nightcrawling: A novel By Leila Mottley Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593318935
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Published: Knopf - June 7th, 2022

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How to Be Eaten: A Novel By Maria Adelmann Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316450843
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - May 31st, 2022

The People We Keep By Allison Larkin Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781982171308
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Gallery Books - June 28th, 2022

Some of It Was Real By Nan Fischer Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593438695
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Published: Berkley - July 26th, 2022

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How to Be Eaten: A Novel By Maria Adelmann Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316450843
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown and Company - May 31st, 2022

The Dead Romantics By Ashley Poston Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593336489
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Published: Berkley - June 28th, 2022

This Is How It Always Is: A Novel By Laurie Frankel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250088567
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Flatiron Books - January 23rd, 2018