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12/23/2020: NYT: New books to watch for in January

Essays from Joan Didion, George Saunders on why fiction matters and plenty more.

The column with mini reviews here.

Pre-order any title you wish -- we will let you know when it is available to pick up! [or get delivered!]

Books: 
Aftershocks: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781982111229
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Published: Simon & Schuster - January 12th, 2021

The Copenhagen Trilogy: Childhood; Youth; Dependency Cover Image
By Tiina Nunnally (Translated by), Tove Ditlevsen, Michael Favala Goldman (Translated by)
$30.00
ISBN: 9780374602390
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - January 26th, 2021

The Doctors Blackwell: How Two Pioneering Sisters Brought Medicine to Women and Women to Medicine Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393635546
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 19th, 2021

Land: How the Hunger for Ownership Shaped the Modern World Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780062938336
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Published: Harper - January 19th, 2021

Let Me Tell You What I Mean Cover Image
$23.00
ISBN: 9780593318485
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Published: Knopf - January 26th, 2021

Let the Lord Sort Them: The Rise and Fall of the Death Penalty Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781524760267
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Published: Crown - January 26th, 2021

The Lives of Lucian Freud: Fame: 1968-2011 Cover Image
$45.00
ISBN: 9780525657668
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Published: Knopf - January 19th, 2021

No Heaven for Good Boys: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780399591969
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Published: Random House - January 26th, 2021

The Prophets Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593085684
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - January 5th, 2021

January 6, 2021: Although “The Prophets” is his debut novel, Robert Jones Jr. is no stranger to critical thinking in craft, criticism and analysis. Jones, and his stunner of a novel, embody what can only be called art. The amazing review in The Seattle Times, here.
Also selected for January 2021 IndieBound, here.


Sanctuary: A Memoir Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525510949
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Published: Random House - January 19th, 2021

Saving Justice: Truth, Transparency, and Trust Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250799128
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Published: Flatiron Books - January 12th, 2021

A Swim in a Pond in the Rain: In Which Four Russians Give a Master Class on Writing, Reading, and Life Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984856029
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Published: Random House - January 12th, 2021

Troubled: The Failed Promise of America's Behavioral Treatment Programs Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781542007887
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Published: Little a - January 12th, 2021