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6/1/2020: Summer books to transport you recommended by The Washington Post

A look at the novels and nonfiction that can transport you to faraway places – without ever leaving home.

The article with brief descriptions here.

Books: 
All Adults Here: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781594634697
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Riverhead Books - May 4th, 2020

Staff favorite author.


Big Summer: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781501133510
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Atria Books - May 5th, 2020

The City We Became: A Novel (The Great Cities Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316509848
Availability: Backordered
Published: Orbit - March 24th, 2020

Staff favorite author.


Deacon King Kong: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780735216723
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Riverhead Books - March 3rd, 2020

6/2020: Oprah's latest book club choice.


Dirt: Adventures in Lyon as a Chef in Training, Father, and Sleuth Looking for the Secret of French Cooking Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780307271013
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Knopf - May 5th, 2020

Staff recommended.


Friends and Strangers: A novel Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780525520597
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Knopf - June 30th, 2020

Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780385543767
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Published: Doubleday - April 7th, 2020

Make Russia Great Again: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982157463
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster - July 14th, 2020

The Mirror & the Light (Wolf Hall Trilogy #3) Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780805096606
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Henry Holt and Co. - March 10th, 2020

Staff recommended.


Party of Two Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593100820
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Berkley - June 23rd, 2020

Pelosi Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250252869
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Henry Holt and Co. - May 5th, 2020

The Resisters: A novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780525657217
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Knopf - February 4th, 2020

Rodham: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399590917
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Random House - May 19th, 2020

Simon the Fiddler: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062966742
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: William Morrow - April 14th, 2020

Staff recommended.


Such a Fun Age Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525541905
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - December 31st, 2019

Uncanny Valley: A Memoir Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374278014
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: MCD - January 14th, 2020

Utopia Avenue: A Novel Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780812997439
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Random House - July 14th, 2020

Valentine: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062913265
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper - March 31st, 2020

The Vanishing Half: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525536291
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Riverhead Books - June 2nd, 2020

Writers & Lovers Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780802148537
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Grove Press - March 3rd, 2020