The Hate U Give

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The Hate U Give: A Printz Honor Winner By Angie Thomas, Amandla Stenberg (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Angie Thomas, Amandla Stenberg (Foreword by)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062498533
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Published: Balzer + Bray - February 28th, 2017

A powerful, much-needed novel contextualizing Black Lives Matter with a heartbreaking, yet ultimately uplifting, story. Featuring a strong female protagonist straddling her different worlds and finding her voice. [sweet pea]


Alexander Hamilton, Revolutionary

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Alexander Hamilton, Revolutionary By Martha Brockenbrough Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250123190
Published: Feiwel & Friends - September 5th, 2017

Brockenbrough turns Alexander Hamilton's interesting life into interesting reading for armchair historians of all ages. It's quick, accessible prose is never dry, so be prepared: it kept me glued to my seat for hours. [Raissa]


The Card Catalog

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The Card Catalog: Books, Cards, and Literary Treasures (Gifts for Book Lovers, Gifts for Librarians, Book Club Gift) By Library of Congress (Compiled by), Carla Hayden (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Library of Congress (Compiled by), Carla Hayden (Foreword by)
$35.00
ISBN: 9781452145402
Availability: Special Order
Published: Chronicle Books - April 4th, 2017

Chances are, if you're reading this, you're a book lover. So this is the coffee table book for you! Beautifully reprinted are covers and pages from rare books, as well as the historic Library of Congress card catalog that used to keep them organized. You could pore over it for hours and still find something new to discover -- a lot like a real-life library. [Karen]


Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat

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Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat: Mastering the Elements of Good Cooking By Samin Nosrat, Wendy MacNaughton (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Samin Nosrat, Wendy MacNaughton (Illustrator)
$37.50
ISBN: 9781476753836
Availability: Backordered
Published: Simon & Schuster - April 25th, 2017

Giving someone Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat is like giving someone an entire cooking school education. More than delicious recipes, this book teaches principles about food, cooking, and flavors (I particularly love the World of Flavor wheel). Master her principles and you will be able to cook delicious food of any kind, with or without recipes. [Kenny]


Feather

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Feather By Rémi Courgeon, Claudia Zoe Bedrick (Translator) Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781592702107
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Published: Enchanted Lion Books - August 22nd, 2017

 "Feather" may sound delicate, but labels are often deceptive. It's a book about having to be a tough girl, gaining confidence, and defying expectations. It's also a meditation on self-worth, what is worth fighting for, and even the right to be called by your own name. [Raissa]


France Is A Feast

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France is a Feast: The Photographic Journey of Paul and Julia Child By Alex Prud'homme, Katie Pratt Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780500519073
Availability: Backordered
Published: Thames & Hudson - October 24th, 2017

Julia Child is a cooking icon, and this intimate look into her discovery of French cooking is a must-have for the gourmand in your life. The photos, taken by her husband, Paul Child, not only show a cooking icon, but also highlight Paul's talent for photography. [Karen]


Electric Arches

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Electric Arches By Eve L. Ewing Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781608468560
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Published: Haymarket Books - September 12th, 2017

I love work that defies category, both in form and concept. This is Afrofuturist and extremely contemporary. This is poetry and essay and fiction. This is a good reason to get up in the morning in these hard times. This is. [Kenny]


Cats & Other Creatures

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Cats & Other Creatures By Yuko Higuchi (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Yuko Higuchi (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781786270740
Published: Laurence King Publishing - October 17th, 2017

This stunning collection profiles cats doing normal, everyday things (walking their fish, fetching pails of water, cuddling birds, tending grape vines) to the fantastic (one-horned ogre-cats). It has infiltrated my dreams. [Atticus]


River Of Teeth

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River of Teeth By Sarah Gailey Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780765395238
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Published: Tordotcom - May 23rd, 2017

Don't be distracted by the Southern setting and alternative American history, this series is a warped, romp-rollin', blood-thirsty Western, complete with lonesome heroes and wild steeds (read:hippos). [Raissa]


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