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Recommended by: Stacy
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Korean Home Cooking: Classic and Modern Recipes Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781419732409
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - October 16th, 2018

This book is great for anyone who loves food, period. Whether you have a sweet, old Korean grandmother or just like trying cool stuff in the kitchen, this book is a great mix of simple and complex recipes, all with delicious results.  [Stacy] 


Recommended by: sweet pea
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Zora and Me: The Cursed Ground Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763643010
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Published: Candlewick - September 11th, 2018

I cannot get enough of Zora Neale Hurston [Their Eyes Were Watching God] as a girl detective. This book delves into the history behind Zora's first incorporated Black township. Also, book 1. [sweet pea] 


Recommended by: Herbert
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Claw the System: Poems from the Cat Uprising Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781449495626
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - October 16th, 2018

Hoo-mans, pay attention. Open the book. Look down. Now listen to the cats all-knowing and powerful in awe and amazement! Stop laughing! MEOW! [Herbert]


Recommended by: Karen
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A Quick & Easy Guide to They/Them Pronouns Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781620104996
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Published: Limerence Press - June 12th, 2018

Funny and informative, this slim graphic novel is a gift. Straight and to the point it's a good overview of what it means to use pronouns. [Karen]


Recommended by: sweet pea
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My Sister, the Serial Killer: A Novel Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9780385544238
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Published: Doubleday - November 20th, 2018

This darkly humorous novel tells the story of two sisters in Lagos, one who serially kills her boyfriends, one who cleans up the mess. A sharp, entertaining read. [sweet pea]  


Recommended by: Christina
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New Poets of Native Nations Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781555978099
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Published: Graywolf Press - July 10th, 2018

The poetry in this collection is sobering, honest, and dazzling for its continued starkness. It includes work by 21 poets of Native nations who storytell using powerful imagery, history and voice. [Christina]


Recommended by: sweet pea
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Girl Squads: 20 Female Friendships That Changed History Cover Image
By Sam Maggs, Jenn Woodall (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781683690726
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Published: Quirk Books - October 2nd, 2018

 This remarkable book shows us female friendships that changed history, from the Trưng sisters defending first century Vietnam, to pirates Anne Bonny & Mary Read, to the Zohra Orchestra of Afghan girls. Find yourself some new historical heroes! [sweet pea]


Recommended by: Stacy
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Julián Is a Mermaid Cover Image
By Jessica Love, Jessica Love (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763690458
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Published: Candlewick - April 23rd, 2018

A beautiful book about being exactly who you are and unconditional love for yourself and others. With beautiful illustrations and a wonderful story, this book is perfect for all the little mermaids in your life. [Stacy]


Recommended by: Herbert
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I Hate My Cats (A Love Story): (Cat book for Kids, Picture Book about Pets) Cover Image
By Davide Cali, Anna Pirolli (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781452165950
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Published: Chronicle Books - October 2nd, 2018

Despite the blasfamous title (whoo could hate cats?), this bootiful pitcher book shows hoo-mans bending to the will, i mean accepting the dictatership, i mean paying proper respect to felines. [Herbert]


Recommended by: Christina

A beautifully crafted and handy guidebook for anyone looking to expand their created-at-home repertoire. This cookbook is chock full of helpful illustrations, photos, and pro tips about fermented foods. [Christina]


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