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Project Hail Mary: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780593135204
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Published: Ballantine Books - May 4th, 2021

A lone astronaut must save the earth from disaster in this “propulsive” (Entertainment Weekly) new science-based thriller from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Martian.

“An epic story of redemption, discovery and cool speculative sci-fi.”—USA Today


Hour of the Witch: A Novel Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780385542432
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Published: Doubleday - May 4th, 2021

“Absolutely riveting historical fiction that reads like the most page-turning of thrillers.” --Lisa Scottoline, bestselling author of Eternal
 


The Secret Talker: A Novel Cover Image
By Geling Yan, Jeremy Tiang (Translated by)
$23.99
ISBN: 9780063004030
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Published: HarperVia - May 4th, 2021

A NEW YORK TIMES "GLOBETROTTING" PICK!

THE MILLIONS MOST ANTICIPATED 

A woman reclaims her own story in this taut and wholly original literary tale from one of China’s literary superstars.


The Premonition: A Pandemic Story Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780393881554
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 4th, 2021

For those who could read between the lines, the censored news out of China was terrifying. But the president insisted there was nothing to worry about.


Sorrowland: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374266776
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Published: MCD - May 4th, 2021

A triumphant, genre-bending breakout novel from one of the boldest new voices in contemporary fiction

Vern—seven months pregnant and desperate to escape the strict religious compound where she was raised—flees for the shelter of the woods. There, she gives birth to twins, and plans to raise them far from the influence of the outside world.


The Secret to Superhuman Strength Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780544387652
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - May 4th, 2021

From the author of Fun Home, a profoundly affecting graphic memoir of Bechdel's lifelong love affair with exercise, set against a hilarious chronicle of fitness fads in our times

Comics and cultural superstar Alison Bechdel delivers a deeply layered story of her fascination, from childhood to adulthood, with every fitness craze


Tiny Tales: Stories of Romance, Ambition, Kindness, and Happiness Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780593316009
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Published: Pantheon - May 4th, 2021

It is often said that the best things in life come in small packages; anyone in search of proof need look no further than the stories in this collection: brief, utterly engaging tales that offer lasting surprise and delight.


Persist Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250799241
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Published: Metropolitan Books - May 4th, 2021

The inspiring, influential senator and bestselling author mixes vivid personal stories with a passionate plea for political transformation.

Elizabeth Warren is a beacon for everyone who believes that real change can improve the lives of all Americans. Committed, fearless, and famously persistent, she brings her best game to every battle she wages.


Everybody: A Book about Freedom Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780393608779
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 4th, 2021

"Astute and consistently surprising critic" (NPR) Olivia Laing investigates the body and its discontents through the great freedom movements of the twentieth century.


Finding the Mother Tree: Discovering the Wisdom of the Forest Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525656098
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Published: Knopf - May 4th, 2021

From the world's leading forest ecologist who forever changed how people view trees and their connections to one another and to other living things in the forest--a moving, deeply personal journey of discovery


Lincoln in Private: What His Most Personal Reflections Tell Us About Our Greatest President Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781984855091
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Published: Random House - May 4th, 2021

“A fascinating tour inside the mind—and the heart—of Abraham Lincoln . . . An important and timeless work.”—Jon Meacham, Pulitzer Prize–winning author of His Truth Is Marching On
 


Ariadne: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250773586
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Published: Flatiron Books - May 4th, 2021

A mesmerizing debut novel for fans of Madeline Miller's Circe.

Ariadne, Princess of Crete, grows up greeting the dawn from her beautiful dancing floor and listening to her nursemaid’s stories of gods and heroes. But beneath her golden palace echo the ever-present hoofbeats of her brother, the Minotaur, a monster who demands blood sacrifice.


Things We Lost to the Water: A novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780593317952
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Published: Knopf - May 4th, 2021

Named one of the “Fifteen Books to Watch for in May” by The New York Times

“Nguyen’s narrative strikes a very elusive balance: vast in scale and ambition, while luscious and inviting — enchanting, really — in its intimacy.”
—Bryan Washington, The New York Times Book Review


The Secret History of Home Economics: How Trailblazing Women Harnessed the Power of Home and Changed the Way We Live Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781324004493
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 4th, 2021

The surprising, often fiercely feminist, always fascinating, yet barely known, history of home economics.