Feather

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Feather By Rémi Courgeon, Claudia Zoe Bedrick (Translated by) Cover Image
By Rémi Courgeon, Claudia Zoe Bedrick (Translated by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781592702107
Availability: Special Order
Published: Enchanted Lion - 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

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Sun, 12/24/2017 - 10:49am
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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
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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

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Sun, 12/24/2017 - 10:46am
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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)
$14.99
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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

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Sun, 12/24/2017 - 10:40am
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River of Teeth By Sarah Gailey Cover Image
$13.99
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]


Pattern Behavior

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Sun, 12/24/2017 - 10:32am
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Pattern Behavior: The Seamy Side of Fashion By Natalie Kossar Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780762462742
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Published: Running Press Adult - October 3rd, 2017

This hilarious book captions classic McCall pattern images, teaching us about football sticks, what to say on a business card, melting hands, beguiling hats, and puppet hands. If you read this without laughing, you're probably friends with Gayle, ugh Gayle. [sweet pea]


American Street

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Sun, 12/24/2017 - 10:30am
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American Street By Ibi Zoboi Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062473042
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Published: Balzer + Bray - February 14th, 2017

Fast-paced, with a strong protagonist. Female-centered, including a queer character. Fabiola stays true to her values and spiritual beliefs as a young Haitian immigrant while navigating her new life in Detroit. Love the elements of magic realism and Haitian Vodou. [Tanya]


Bunk

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Sat, 12/23/2017 - 5:48pm
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Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News By Kevin Young Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781555977917
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Published: Graywolf Press - November 14th, 2017

Charting the history of hoaxes, from the legacy of P.T. Barnum's "humbug" to the rise of Trump's "fake news," this book details the peculiar American history of the phenomenon and highlights how race became the biggest hoax of all. [sweet pea]


The Stars Beneath Our Feet The Stars Beneath Our Feet

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Sat, 12/23/2017 - 5:45pm
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The Stars Beneath Our Feet By David Barclay Moore Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524701246
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - September 19th, 2017

This book deals with grief, after a young boy loses his older brother to gang violence. Lolly is faced with hard choices at a young age, and his journey will create empathy in young readers. [Karen]


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