Robin's Recommendations

Robin is a lover of books for all ages, but children's books are her delight.
Robin is a lover of books for all ages, but children's books are her delight.

Robin is a lover of books for all ages, but children's books are her delight. Her natural curiosity encourages her to read books on a variety of subjects. Robin is an avid gardener, novice breadmaker, and takes great pleasure in cooking for friends & family. 

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The Gilded Wolves: A Novel Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781250144553
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Wednesday Books - September 22nd, 2020

*AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER*


The Swallows: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
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ISBN: 9781984818232
Published: Ballantine Books - August 13th, 2019

A teacher at a New England prep school ignites a gender war—with deadly consequences—in this dark and provocative novel by the bestselling author of The Passenger
 
“Riveting . . . full of imagination and power.”—Caroline Kepnes, author of You and Providence


A Pocketful of Crows Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9781473222182
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Gollancz - October 30th, 2018

I am as brown as brown can be,
And my eyes as black as sloe;
I am as brisk as brisk can be,
And wild as forest doe.
(The Child Ballads, 295)


Envelope Poems Cover Image
By Emily Dickinson, Jen Bervin (Editor), Marta Werner (Editor)
$14.95
ISBN: 9780811225823
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: New Directions - October 4th, 2016

Another gorgeous copublication with the Christine Burgin Gallery, Emily Dickinson's Envelope Poems is a compact clothbound gift book, a full-color selection from The Gorgeous Nothings. 


The Binding: A Novel Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062838100
Availability: Backordered
Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - April 21st, 2020

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

A NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW EDITORS' CHOICE

Proclaimed as “truly spellbinding,” a “great fable” that “functions as transporting romance” by the Guardian, the runaway #1 international bestseller


Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781101972052
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Published: Vintage - September 29th, 2020

This “superbly written true-crime story” (Michael Lewis, The New York Times Book Review) masterfully brings together the tales of a serial killer in 1970s Alabama and of Harper Lee, the beloved author of To Kill a Mockingbird, who tried to write his story.


Toil & Trouble: A Memoir Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250752000
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: St. Martin's Griffin - November 17th, 2020

From the number one New York Times bestselling author comes another stunning memoir that is tender, touching...and just a little spooky.


The Ten Thousand Doors of January Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316421973
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Published: Redhook - May 12th, 2020

"A gorgeous, aching love letter to stories, storytellers, and the doors they lead us through...absolutely enchanting."—Christina Henry, bestselling author of Alice and Lost Boys

LOS ANGELES TIMES BESTSELLER!


Well-Read Black Girl: Finding Our Stories, Discovering Ourselves Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780525619772
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ballantine Books - October 30th, 2018

NOMINATED FOR AN NAACP IMAGE AWARD • An inspiring collection of essays by black women writers, curated by the founder of the popular book club Well-Read Black Girl, on the importance of recognizing ourselves in literature.


How Reading Changed My Life Cover Image
$12.00
ISBN: 9780345422781
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ballantine Books - August 25th, 1998

THE LIBRARY OF CONTEMPORARY THOUGHT is a groundbreaking series where America's finest writers and most brilliant minds tackle today's most provocative, fascinating, and relevant issues. Striking and daring, creative and important, these original voices on matters political, social, economic, and cultural, will enlighten, comfort, entertain, enrage, and ignite healthy debate across the country.


The Starless Sea: A Novel Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781101971383
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Anchor - August 4th, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the bestselling author of The Night Circus, a timeless love story set in a secret underground world—a place of pirates, painters, lovers, liars, and ships that sail upon a starless sea.


The Girls at 17 Swann Street: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250202451
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - April 7th, 2020

*A BookMovement Group Read*

Yara Zgheib’s poetic and poignant debut novel is a haunting portrait of a young woman’s struggle with anorexia on an intimate journey to reclaim her life.


Once Upon a River: A Novel Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780743298087
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atria/Emily Bestler Books - July 2nd, 2019

From the instant #1 New York Times bestselling author of the “eerie and fascinating” (USA TODAY) The Thirteenth Tale comes a “swift and entrancing, profound and beautiful” (Madeline Miller, internationally bestselling author of Circe) novel about how we explain the world to ourselves, ourselves to others, and the meaning of our lives in a univ


The Thirteenth Tale: A Novel Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780743298032
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Published: Washington Square Press - October 9th, 2007

Instant #1 New York Times bestseller

“Readers will feel the magnetic pull of this paean to words, books and the magical power of story.”—People

“Eerie and fascinating.”—USA TODAY

Sometimes, when you open the door to the past, what you confront is your destiny.

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