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New Releases for February 1st

27 Jan 2011

Check out these hot new titles just released!

 Zero-Sum Future by Gideon Rachman

 Written by one of the most influential commentators on global affairs, "Zero-Sum Future" is a warning about the world's crisis as the U.S. loses its position as dominant power.






Swamplandia! by Karen Russell


The Bigtree alligator wrestling dynasty is in decline, and Swamplandia!, its island home and gator-wrestling theme park, is swiftly being encroached upon by a competitor. To save her family, Ava must journey on her own to a perilous part of the swamp called the Underworld.

Endgame by Frank Brady

Here is an impressively researched biography that captures the complete, remarkable arc of Bobby Fischer's life. From his meteoric rise and dominant prime to his descent into madness, this book draws upon hundreds of documents, recordings, and firsthand interviews.






*New in Paperback!*

The Postmistress by Sarah Blake

Filled with stunning parallels to today's world, "The Postmistress" is a sweeping novel about the loss of innocence of two extraordinary women--and of two countries torn apart by war.




And many more, including these titles new in paperback:

Think Twice by Lisa Scittoline
The Three Weissmanns of Westport by Cathleen Schine
Heresy by S.J. Parris
Committed by Elizabeth Gilbert
One Good Dog by Susan Wilson


New Releases for January 25th

24 Jan 2011

Check out these hot new titles just released!

Madeline at the White House by John Bemelman Marciano 

Invited to the White House by Candle, the president's lonely only daughter, for the annual Easter Egg hunt and roll, Madeline and the other little girls have a rollicking good time, and introduce Candle to the joys of occasionally breaking the rules.


The Next Decade by George Friedman

The author of the acclaimed "New York Times" bestseller "The Next 100 Years" now focuses his geopolitical forecasting acumen on the next decade and the imminent events and challenges that will test America and the world, specifically addressing the skills that will be required by the decade's leaders.

The Hidden Reality by Brian Greene

From the bestselling author of "The Elegant Universe" and "The Fabric of the Cosmos" comes his most thrilling and accessible book to date--a state-of-the-art tour of the cutting-edge science that is changing the way we see our world.

Scorecasting by Tobias Moskowitz

Moskowitz, a University of Chicago behavioral economist, teams up with veteran "Sports Illustrated" writer Wertheim to look at the hidden influences and subtle biases that shape and sway sports behavior and outcomes.

Back in stock!

Moon Over Manifest by Clare Vanderpool

Twelve-year-old Abilene Tucker is the daughter of a drifter who, in the summer of 1936, sends her to stay with an old friend in Manifest, Kansas, where he grew up, and where she hopes to find out some things about his past.

Winner of the Newberry Medal!



And many more, including these best-selling titles now available in paperback:

 Ransom by David Malouf
Invisible Bridge by Julie Orringer
Noah's Compass by Anne Tyler
Fire by Kristin Cashore
Deep Down True by Juliette Fay

Annual Thank You Sale January 6th to 9th

6 Jan 2011

New Year's resolution to read more books? Looking to spend a holiday bonus?

 It's that time of year again! Time for the our annual Thank You Sale, where you'll find all books in stock 25% off (excluding special orders and magazines) plus special markdown tables with books 40% off!

These prices are for in-store only, so be sure to come in today to take advantage of this great sale. Sale runs from Thursday, January 6th, to Sunday, January 9th so don't miss out!