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

 

 

 

Death at La Fenice Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780060740689
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Published: Harper Perennial - July 27th, 2004

There is little violent crime in Venice, a serenely beautiful floating city of mystery and magic, history and decay. But the evil that does occasionally rear its head is the jurisdiction of Guido Brunetti, the suave, urbane vice-commissario of police and a genius at detection.


The Bat Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780345807090
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Published: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard - July 2nd, 2013

The electrifying first installment of the Harry Hole series. Look out for the latest Harry Hole novel, The Thirst, available now.


Organized Enough: The Anti-Perfectionist's Guide to Getting--And Staying--Organized Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780738219325
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Published: Da Capo Lifelong Books - February 14th, 2017

If you're looking to clean up but not clean out, if you want to declutter but don't want to throw out eighty percent of your stuff, if you want to be able to find matching socks in the morning but don't want a color-coded sock drawer, you've come to the right place. Organized Enough offers a groundbreaking, science-driven method for getting--and staying--organized.


Ginny Moon Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780778330165
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Published: Park Row Books - May 2nd, 2017

READ THE BOOK CRITICS ARE RAVING ABOUT

“A brilliant debut." --Graeme Simsion, New York Times bestselling author of The Rosie Project

“A triumphant achievement." --Library Journal, starred review

“A heartwarming and unforgettable page-turner." --Booklist, starred review


Eruption: The Untold Story of Mount St. Helens Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393353587
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 7th, 2017

For months in early 1980, scientists, journalists, sightseers, and nearby residents listened anxiously to rumblings in Mount St. Helens, part of the chain of western volcanoes fueled by the 700-mile-long Cascadia fault.


A Gentleman in Moscow Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780670026197
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Published: Viking - September 6th, 2016

A New York Times bestseller

Chosen as a best book of the year by NPR, The Washington Post, The Chicago Tribune, The San Francisco Chronicle, and The Philadelphia Inquirer

"The same gorgeous, layered richness that marked Towles' debut, Rules of Civility, shapes A Gentleman in Moscow]" -Entertainment Weekly


Celine Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780451493897
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - March 7th, 2017

From the best-selling author of The Dog Stars and The Painter, a luminous, masterful novel of suspense--the story of Celine, an elegant, aristocratic private eye who specializes in reuniting families, trying to make amends for a loss in her own past.


The Dry Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781250105608
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Published: Flatiron Books - January 10th, 2017

One of the most stunning debuts I've ever read Every word is near perfect. David Baldacci

A small town hides big secrets in The Dry, an atmospheric, page-turning debut mystery by award-winning author Jane Harper.


IQ Cover Image
By Joe Ide
$26.00
ISBN: 9780316267724
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Published: Mulholland Books - October 18th, 2016

NOMINATED FOR THE 2017 EDGAR AWARD FOR BEST FIRST NOVELNOMINATED FOR THE 2017 ANTHONY AWARD FOR BEST FIRST NOVEL
One of the Best Books of 2017 - The New York Times, The Washington Post, the New York Times Book Review, Amazon


August Snow Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781616957186
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Published: Soho Crime - February 14th, 2017

From the wealthy suburbs to the remains of Detroit's bankrupt factory districts, August Snow is a fast-paced tale of murder, greed, sex, economic cyber-terrorism, race and urban decay.


Booked to Die Cover Image
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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).


The Trespasser Cover Image
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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
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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
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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