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Ninth House Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250313072
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Published: Flatiron Books - October 8th, 2019

How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780735224155
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Published: Penguin Books - May 14th, 2019

The Power Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316547604
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Published: Back Bay Books - January 8th, 2019

The Huntress: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062740373
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - February 26th, 2019

The Last Widow: A Novel (Will Trent #9) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062858085
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Published: William Morrow - August 20th, 2019

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The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu: And Their Race to Save the World's Most Precious Manuscripts Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781476777412
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Published: Simon & Schuster - April 4th, 2017

The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu is the true story of a group of librarians who smuggled manuscripts from Timbuktu in the 1980s. Specifically, this book tells the story of Abdel Kader Haidara, a young adventurer and collector for a government library who traveled across the Sahara Desert, collecting tens of thousands of ancient Islamic and secular manuscripts that were on the verge of being lost forever. Haidara's journey eventually turned him into one of the world's greatest and boldest smugglers.


I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer Cover Image
By Michelle McNamara, Gillian Flynn (Introduction by), Patton Oswalt (Afterword by)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062319791
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Published: Harper Perennial - February 26th, 2019

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The Grace of Kings (The Dandelion Dynasty #1) Cover Image
By Ken Liu
$18.99
ISBN: 9781481424288
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Published: Gallery / Saga Press - August 9th, 2016

Dive into an epic fantasy tale written by Ken Liu! Grace of Kings is the first installment of Liu's first series, and it sets up a beautiful and exciting adventure. Kuni Garu, a charming bandit, and fearless Mata Zyndu, the son of a deposed duke, are opposites working together for a common cause – to overthrow the emperor. Liu's debut novel was hailed as one of the best books of 2015 by NPR. If you love Game of Thrones and The Lord of the Rings, then you'll quickly fall in love with Liu's fantasy world.