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Memorial: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593087275
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 27th, 2020

Hench: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062978578
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Published: William Morrow - September 22nd, 2020

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Skunk and Badger (Skunk and Badger 1) Cover Image
By Amy Timberlake, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781643750057
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Published: Algonquin Young Readers - September 15th, 2020

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The Office of Historical Corrections: A Novella and Stories Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781594487330
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Published: Riverhead Books - November 10th, 2020

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The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780765387561
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Published: Tor Books - October 6th, 2020

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Black Heroes of the Wild West: Featuring Stagecoach Mary, Bass Reeves, and Bob Lemmons: A Toon Graphic Cover Image
By James Otis Smith, Kadir Nelson (Introduction by)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781943145522
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Published: Toon Graphics - September 15th, 2020

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Each of Us a Desert Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250169211
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Published: Tor Teen - September 15th, 2020

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Piranesi Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781635575637
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - September 15th, 2020

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Transcendent Kingdom: A novel Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780525658184
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Published: Knopf - September 1st, 2020

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The Spymasters: How the CIA Directors Shape History and the Future Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781982106409
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Published: Scribner - September 15th, 2020

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When No One Is Watching: A Thriller Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062982650
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - September 1st, 2020

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Millionaires for the Month Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593175255
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 1st, 2020

Forbidden Colors (Vintage International) Cover Image
By Yukio Mishima, Alfred H. Marks (Translated by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780375705168
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Published: Vintage - February 22nd, 1999

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Axiom's End: A Novel (Noumena #1) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250256737
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Published: St. Martin's Press - July 21st, 2020

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One by One Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781501188817
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Published: Gallery/Scout Press - September 8th, 2020

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Blacktop Wasteland: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250252685
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Published: Flatiron Books - July 14th, 2020

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Mexican Gothic Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525620785
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Published: Del Rey - June 30th, 2020

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Anxious People: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781501160837
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Published: Atria Books - September 8th, 2020

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The Death of Vivek Oji: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525541608
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Published: Riverhead Books - August 4th, 2020

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The Disaster Tourist Cover Image
By Yun Ko-Eun, Lizzie Buehler (Translator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781640094161
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - August 4th, 2020

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Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316453691
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020

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Pizza Girl: A Novel Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780385545723
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Published: Doubleday - June 9th, 2020

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All the Devils Are Here: A Novel (Chief Inspector Gamache Novel #16) Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250145239
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Published: Minotaur Books - September 1st, 2020

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Luster: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780374194321
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 4th, 2020

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The Inugami Curse (Pushkin Vertigo) Cover Image
By Seishi Yokomizo, Yumiko Yamakazi (Translated by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781782275039
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Published: Pushkin Vertigo - August 25th, 2020

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Vesper Flights Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780802128812
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Published: Grove Press - August 25th, 2020

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Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead: A Novel Cover Image
By Olga Tokarczuk, Antonia Lloyd-Jones (Translated by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525541349
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Published: Riverhead Books - August 11th, 2020

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The Eighth Detective: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250755933
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - August 4th, 2020

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Swan Song: An Odyssey Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780525657545
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Published: Knopf - June 9th, 2020

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Underland: A Deep Time Journey Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393358094
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - August 18th, 2020

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Nothing Can Hurt You Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781635574883
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - June 23rd, 2020

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All Systems Red: The Murderbot Diaries Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780765397539
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Published: Tor.com - May 2nd, 2017

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Wow, No Thank You.: Essays Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780525563488
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Published: Vintage - March 31st, 2020

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Give People Money: How a Universal Basic Income Would End Poverty, Revolutionize Work, and Remake the World Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781524758776
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Published: Broadway Books - July 9th, 2019

The Memoir of the Minotaur Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781948692380
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Published: Madville Publishing - September 24th, 2020

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Gideon the Ninth (The Locked Tomb Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250313188
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Published: Tordotcom - July 14th, 2020

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I Want to Be Where the Normal People Are Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538745359
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - November 17th, 2020

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No Presents Please: Mumbai Stories Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781948226905
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Published: Catapult - July 28th, 2020

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Wintering: The Power of Rest and Retreat in Difficult Times Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780593189481
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Published: Riverhead Books - November 10th, 2020

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Slow Horses (Deluxe Edition) (Slough House #1) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781641292979
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Published: Soho Crime - November 24th, 2020

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The Starless Sea: A Novel Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781101971383
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Published: Anchor - August 4th, 2020

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This Is Your Time Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780593378526
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Published: Delacorte Books for Young Readers - November 10th, 2020

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Everybody Wants to Go to Heaven but Nobody Wants to Die: Bioethics and the Transformation of Health Care in America Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781631498008
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Published: Liveright - November 10th, 2020

No Fuzzball! Cover Image
By Isabella Kung, Isabella Kung (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781338565423
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Published: Orchard Books - August 4th, 2020

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Sia Martinez and the Moonlit Beginning of Everything Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534448636
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Published: Simon Pulse - August 11th, 2020

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The Brother You Choose: Paul Coates and Eddie Conway Talk about Life, Politics, and the Revolution Cover Image
By Susie Day, Ta-Nehisi Coates (Afterword by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781642591545
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Published: Haymarket Books - October 13th, 2020

Sleep Donation (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525566083
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Published: Vintage - September 29th, 2020

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The Time of Green Magic Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534462762
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - July 28th, 2020

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Becoming a Good Creature Cover Image
By Sy Montgomery, Rebecca Green (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780358252108
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - September 29th, 2020

Kate DiCamillo: Six Classic Novels Cover Image
$47.94
ISBN: 9781536215786
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Published: Candlewick - September 8th, 2020

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Dear Justyce Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781984829665
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - September 29th, 2020

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The Flight Portfolio: A novel (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780307949714
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Published: Vintage - June 30th, 2020

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Repo Virtual Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250218728
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Published: Tor.com - April 21st, 2020

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Children of Ash and Elm: A History of the Vikings Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780465096985
Availability: Backordered
Published: Basic Books - August 25th, 2020

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White Tears/Brown Scars: How White Feminism Betrays Women of Color Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781948226745
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Published: Catapult - October 6th, 2020

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Leave the World Behind: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062667632
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Published: Ecco - October 6th, 2020

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Shit, Actually: The Definitive, 100% Objective Guide to Modern Cinema Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316449823
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Published: Hachette Books - October 20th, 2020

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Where the Wild Ladies Are Cover Image
By Aoko Matsuda, Polly Barton (Translator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781593766900
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Published: Soft Skull Press - October 20th, 2020

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Lifestyles of Gods and Monsters Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781250619891
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Published: Square Fish - October 20th, 2020

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Ninth House Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250751362
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Published: Flatiron Books - October 20th, 2020

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Olive, Again: A Novel Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780812986471
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - November 3rd, 2020

The Wanderer Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781646140176
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Published: Levine Querido - October 6th, 2020

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The Girl in the Mirror: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063030145
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Published: William Morrow - October 20th, 2020

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Soulswift Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062674180
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Published: Balzer + Bray - November 17th, 2020

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The Future of Another Timeline Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780765392114
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Published: Tor Books - October 6th, 2020

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Tuesday Mooney Talks to Ghosts Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780358410768
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Published: Mariner Books - October 6th, 2020

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Among the Beasts & Briars Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062847362
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Published: Balzer + Bray - October 20th, 2020

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Medallion Status: True Stories from Secret Rooms Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525561125
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Published: Penguin Books - October 13th, 2020

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Imaginary Friend Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781538731352
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 6th, 2020

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Caterpillar Summer Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781547603145
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - October 6th, 2020

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Goodnight Beautiful: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062881922
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Published: Harper - October 13th, 2020

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Recollections of My Nonexistence: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593083338
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Published: Viking - March 10th, 2020

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Someone Is Out to Get Us: A Not So Brief History of Cold War Paranoia and Madness Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781538728031
Availability: Available in our Warehouse: Usually Ships in 3-8 Days
Published: Twelve - November 5th, 2019

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Red, White & Royal Blue: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250316776
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - May 14th, 2019

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Death Is Stupid (Ordinary Terrible Things) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781948340397
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Published: Dottir Press - August 4th, 2020

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Breath: The New Science of a Lost Art Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780735213616
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Published: Riverhead Books - May 26th, 2020

Big Friendship: How We Keep Each Other Close Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781982111908
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 14th, 2020

Girl on a Motorcycle Cover Image
By Amy Novesky, Julie Morstad (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593116296
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - September 8th, 2020

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The Magic Fish Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781984851598
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Published: Random House Graphic - October 13th, 2020

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Basic Income: A Radical Proposal for a Free Society and a Sane Economy Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780674237469
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Published: Harvard University Press - April 22nd, 2019

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