Wendy

Genres: Mystery, Science Fiction, Cooking Literature, Politics

Favorite Books: Crossing to Safety by Wallace Stegner, Antarctica by Kim Stanley Robinson, Notches by Peter Bowen, Dune by Frank Herbert, The Making of a Chef by Michael Ruhlan

 

 

 

The Trespasser Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780670026333
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Published: Viking - October 4th, 2016

New York Times bestselling author Tana French is "required reading for anyone who appreciates tough, unflinching intelligence and ingenious plotting" (The New York Times). She "inspires cultic devotion in readers . . . (The New Yorker) and is "the most important crime novelist to emerge in the past 10 years" (Washington Post).


Blind Your Ponies Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781565129849
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Published: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill - January 18th, 2011

Hope is hard to come by in the hard-luck town of Willow Creek. Sam Pickett and five young men are about to change that.


Speaking American: How Y'All, Youse, and You Guys Talk: A Visual Guide Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780544703391
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - October 25th, 2016

From the creator of the New York Times dialect quiz that ignited conversations about how and why we say the words we say, a stunning and delightful exploration of American language


Gertie's Leap to Greatness Cover Image
By Kate Beasley, Jillian Tamaki (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780374302610
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) - October 4th, 2016

"Meet the new Ramona Quimby " -- Entertainment Weekly


Chasing the Dead Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780143129615
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Published: Penguin Books - July 19th, 2016

Missing persons investigator David Raker's heartstopping hunt for a mother's vanished son book one of Tim Weaver's international bestselling mystery series

One year ago, Alex Towne's body was found. One month ago, his mother saw him on the street. One week ago, David Raker agreed to look for him. Now he wishes he hadn t.


The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781455540006
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - January 3rd, 2017

The #1 New York Times and #1 Wall Street Journal bestseller A five-hundred-year-old legend. An ancient curse. A stunning medical mystery. And a pioneering journey into the unknown heart of the world's densest jungle.


Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062363602
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Published: William Morrow & Company - December 6th, 2016

The #1 New York Times bestseller

The phenomenal true story of the black female mathematicians at NASA whose calculations helped fuel some of America's greatest achievements in space. Soon to be a major motion picture starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae, Kirsten Dunst, and Kevin Costner.


The Year of Magical Thinking Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781400078431
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Published: Vintage Books USA - February 13th, 2007

From one of America's iconic writers, a stunning book of electric honesty and passion. Joan Didion explores an intensely personal yet universal experience: a portrait of a marriage--and a life, in good times and bad--that will speak to anyone who has ever loved a husband or wife or child.


A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780375725784
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Published: Vintage Books USA - February 13th, 2001

National Bestseller


The Borrowers Cover Image
By Mary Norton, Beth Krush (Illustrator), Joe Krush (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780152047375
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Published: Odyssey Classics - April 2003

The Borrowers--the Clock family: Homily, Pod, and their fourteen-year-old daughter, Arrietty, to be precise--are tiny people who live underneath the kitchen floor of an old English country manor. All their minuscule home furnishings, from postage stamp paintings to champagne cork chairs, are "borrowed" from the "human beans" who tromp around loudly above them.


Hoot Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780375829161
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf - May 11th, 2004

This Newbery Honor-winning, hilarious Floridian adventure involves new kids, bullies, alligators, eco-warriors, pancakes, pint-sized owls, and more. A New York Times bestseller


Little House in the Big Woods Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780064400015
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Published: HarperTrophy - April 8th, 2008

The book that started it all Little House in the Big Woods is the first book in Laura Ingalls Wilder's treasured Little House series, which is based on her life growing up as an American pioneer.


Burning Bright Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780399174575
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - January 10th, 2017

"LOTS OF CHARACTERS GET COMPARED TO MY OWN JACK REACHER, BUT PETRIE'S PETER ASH IS THE REAL DEAL."--Lee Child
*An Entertainment Weekly Must List Pick


If I Was Your Girl Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250078407
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Published: Flatiron Books - May 3rd, 2016

A big-hearted, groundbreaking novel about being seen for who you really are, and a love story you can't help but root for

Amanda Hardy is the new girl in school. Like anyone else, all she wants is to make friends and fit in. But Amanda is keeping a secret, and she's determined not to get too close to anyone.


Booked to Die Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781501147258
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Published: Scribner Book Company - February 7th, 2017

Booked to Die, the first book in John Dunning's bestselling, award-winning Cliff Janeway series, is "a joy to read for its wealth of inside knowledge about the antiquarian book business and its eccentric traders" (The New York Times Book Review).