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Featured Independent Booksellers Fiction 2/11/20 Selection
Click to search this book in our catalog The Dutch House
by Ann Patchett

Publishers Weekly A 1920s mansion worms into the lives of the broken family that occupies it in another masterly nove...
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Featured Independent Booksellers Nonfiction 2/11/20 Selection
Click to search this book in our catalog Why We're Polarized
by Ezra Klein

Kirkus A sharp explanation of how American politics has become so discordant. Journalist Klein, co-founder of Vox, fo...
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Featured Iowa Children's Choice Awards Selection
Click to search this book in our catalog The Ghost of Fossil Glen
by Cynthia DeFelice

School Library Journal Gr 4-6-Stage actress Christina Moore aptly narrates Cynthia De Felice's fast-paced, tightly wr...
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Featured ALA Best Books for Young Adults Selection
Click to search this book in our catalog Piecing Me Together
by Watson, Renee

Book list Who owns the river and the line, and the hook, and the worm? wonders Jade, a scholarship kid at Portland's ...
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Featured Hugo Awards Selection
Click to search this book in our catalog Rainbows End
by Vernor Vinge

Publishers Weekly Set in San Diego, Calif., this hard SF novel from Hugo-winner Vinge (A Deepness in the Sky) offers...
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Featured Pulitzer Prize Selection
Click to search this book in our catalog The Road
by Cormac McCarthy

Publishers Weekly Violence, in McCarthy's postapocalyptic tour de force, has been visited worldwide in the form of a...
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Featured Oprah's Book Club Selection
Click to search this book in our catalog The Good Earth
by Pearl Buck

Library Journal First published in 1931, this classic novel about Chinese peasant life around the turn of the 20th c...
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Featured Horn Book Picture Book Awards Selection
Click to search this book in our catalog In the Rain With Baby Duck
by Amy Hest

Book list Ages 3^-6. As Mr. and Mrs. Duck happily prance along in the rain, Baby pouts and wails about wet feet, wet ...
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