Kris

Genres: Science & Nature, History, Biography, Fantasy, Science Fiction, YA Fantasy, Graphic Novels

Favorite Books: The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova, Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss, Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeer, The City of Brass by S. A. Chakraborty, Habibi by Craig Thompson.

Favorite Authors: Mary Roach, Michael Pollan

Habibi (Pantheon Graphic Library) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780375424144
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Published: Pantheon - September 20th, 2011

From the internationally acclaimed author of Blankets (“A triumph for the genre.”Library Journal), a highly anticipated new graphic novel.
 


The Golem and the Jinni: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062110848
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Published: Harper Perennial - December 31st, 2013

In The Golem and the Jinni, a chance meeting between mythical beings takes readers on a dazzling journey through cultures in turn-of-the-century New York.


Lincoln in the Bardo: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812985405
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - February 6th, 2018

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • WINNER OF THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE

The long-awaited first novel from the author of Tenth of December: a moving and original father-son story featuring none other than Abraham Lincoln, as well as an unforgettable cast of supporting characters, living and dead, historical and invented


Maus I: A Survivor's Tale: My Father Bleeds History (Pantheon Graphic Library) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780394747231
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Published: Pantheon - August 12th, 1986

The first installment of the Pulitzer Prize-winning graphic novel acclaimed as “the most affecting and successful narrative ever done about the Holocaust” (Wall Street Journal) and “the first masterpiece in comic book history” (The New Yorker).


The Lost City of Z: A Tale of Deadly Obsession in the Amazon (Vintage Departures) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781400078455
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Published: Vintage - January 26th, 2010

The #1 New York Times bestseller from the author of Killers of the Flower Moon


Blitzed: Drugs in the Third Reich Cover Image
By Norman Ohler, Shaun Whiteside (Translated by)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781328915344
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Published: Mariner Books - March 6th, 2018

New York Times Bestseller

“[A] fascinating, engrossing, often dark history of drug use in the Third Reich.” — Washington Post
 
The Nazi regime preached an ideology of physical, mental, and moral purity.


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$20.00
ISBN: 9780812966008
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - October 1st, 2002

Theodore Rex is the story—never fully told before—of Theodore Roosevelt’s two world-changing terms as President of the United States. A hundred years before the catastrophe of September 11, 2001, “TR” succeeded to power in the aftermath of an act of terrorism.


The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780062457714
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Published: Harper - September 13th, 2016

#1 New York Times Bestseller

Over 3 million copies sold

In this generation-defining self-help guide, a superstar blogger cuts through the crap to show us how to stop trying to be "positive" all the time so that we can truly become better, happier people.


In a Dark, Dark Wood Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501112331
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Published: Gallery/Scout Press - April 19th, 2016

*AUTHOR OF THE WOMAN IN CABIN 10 and THE LYING GAME
*INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES, USA TODAY, AND LOS ANGELES TIMES BESTSELLER
*SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE

An NPR Best Book of the Year * An Entertainment Weekly Summer Books Pick * A Buzzfeed “31 Books to Get Excited About this Summer&rdquo


The Girl With All the Gifts Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316334754
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Published: Orbit - April 28th, 2015

The USA Today bestseller

Melanie is a very special girl. Dr Caldwell calls her "our little genius."


Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orisha #1) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250170972
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - March 6th, 2018

Instant New York Times Bestseller
New York Times Notable Children's Books of 2018
TIME Top 10 Best YA and Children's Books of 2018
NPR's Book Concierge 2018 Great Reads List
Buzzfeed's 24 Best YA Books of 2018
Bustle's Top 25 Best Young Adults Books of 2018
2018 Kirkus Prize Finalist


Akata Witch Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780142420911
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Published: Speak - July 11th, 2017

 "Nnedi Okorafor writes glorious futures and fabulous fantasies. Her characters take your heart and squeeze it; her worlds open your mind to new things." -- Neil Gaiman, author of The Graveyard Book and American Gods 


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$9.99
ISBN: 9780765385253
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Published: Tor.com - September 22nd, 2015

"Prepare to fall in love with Binti." —Neil Gaiman


An Ember in the Ashes Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781595148049
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Published: Razorbill - February 9th, 2016

BOOK ONE IN THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING SERIES

Instant New York Times bestseller
From #1 New York Times bestselling author Sabaa Tahir
Amazon's Best Young Adult Book of 2015
People's Choice Award winner - Favorite Fantasy
Bustle's Best Young Adult Book of 2015


The Book Thief Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780375842207
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - September 11th, 2007

DON’T MISS BRIDGE OF CLAY, MARKUS ZUSAK’S FIRST NOVEL SINCE THE BOOK THIEF.
 
The extraordinary #1 New York Times bestseller that is now a major motion picture, Markus Zusak's unforgettable story is about the ability of books to feed the soul.