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The Age of Magical Overthinking: Notes on Modern Irrationality By Amanda Montell Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781668007976
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Published: Atria/One Signal Publishers - April 9th, 2024

From the bestselling author of Cultish and host of the podcast Sounds Like a Cult, a delicious blend of cultural criticism and personal narrative that explores our cognitive biases and the power, disadvantages, and highlights of magical thinking.

Utilizing the linguistic insights of her “witty and brilliant” (Blyth Roberson, author of America the Beautifu


Gargoyles: Here in Manhattan By Greg Weisman, George Kambadais (Artist) Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781524124250
Availability: Backordered-Email or text (412) 585-2651 for Availability Updates
Published: Dynamite Entertainment - April 9th, 2024

The Right To Learn: Resisting the Right-Wing Attack on Academic Freedom By Jennifer Ruth (Editor), Valerie C. Johnson (Editor), Ellen Schrecker (Editor) Cover Image
By Jennifer Ruth (Editor), Valerie C. Johnson (Editor), Ellen Schrecker (Editor)
$24.95
ISBN: 9780807045152
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Published: Beacon Press - April 9th, 2024

From leaders on the front lines of the battle for academic freedom in higher education, an empowering collection on fighting back against anti-CRT policies, book banning, and more


Dictionary of Fine Distinctions: Nuances, Niceties, and Subtle Shades of Meaning By Eli Burnstein Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781454952350
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Published: Union Square & Co. - April 9th, 2024

"This delightful book is a tribute to the genius of the human mind for conceptual precision and the beauty of the English language in capturing it. It resolves a great deal of puzzlement over confusable terms, and its endearing illustrations and lighthearted explanations multiply the satisfaction." --Steven Pinker, author of The Language Instinct and Rationality


What Happens Next?: Newsroom Nonsense By Jess Smart Smiley Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781250890993
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Published: First Second - April 9th, 2024

In the third volume of the What Happens Next? graphic novel series, YOU decide whether Sunbright Middle School’s student newspaper is a hit— or if Megan and her friends will have to stop the presses forever!

Megan Hathaway was supposed to be helping put together a newspaper for her English class...but everything is going wrong.


Under Jackie's Shadow: Voices of Black Minor Leaguers Baseball Left Behind By Mitchell Nathanson Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9781496237170
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Published: University of Nebraska Press - April 1st, 2024

Under Jackie’s Shadow is a portal to the hidden world of Minor League baseball in the era just after Jackie Robinson signed with the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947.

What was it like to be Black and playing in Spartanburg, South Carolina, in 1965, or Memphis, Tennessee, in 1973?


Beyonce (Little People, BIG DREAMS) By Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara, Jade Orlando (Illustrator) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780711292147
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - April 2nd, 2024

In this book from the highly acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the inspiring life of Beyoncé, the chart-topping superstar.

Beyoncé was quiet as a child but always enjoyed singing and dancing. At a young age, she went to see a concert, and from that moment on, she felt inspired to perform.


The Death of Expertise: The Campaign Against Established Knowledge and Why It Matters By Tom Nichols Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780197763834
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - April 3rd, 2024

Building on his enormously successful first edition, Tom Nichols confirms his thesis that events, such as the COVID pandemic, prove that the assault on expertise has only intensified.


The Black Girl Survives in This One: Horror Stories By Desiree S. Evans (Editor), Saraciea J. Fennell (Editor), Tananarive Due (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Desiree S. Evans (Editor), Saraciea J. Fennell (Editor), Tananarive Due (Introduction by)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250871657
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Published: Flatiron Books - April 2nd, 2024

INSTANT INDIE BESTSELLER

A YA anthology of horror stories centering Black girls who battle monsters, both human and supernatural, and who survive to the end

Be warned, dear reader: The Black girls survive in this one.


Uptime: A Practical Guide to Personal Productivity and Wellbeing By Laura Mae Martin Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780063317444
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Published: Harper Business - April 2nd, 2024

Google’s Executive Productivity Advisor offers insights on how to make the “new way of work” work for you, providing actionable steps to optimize your productivity, accomplish more, prevent burnout, and cultivate a harmonious work-life balance.


Reading the Constitution: Why I Chose Pragmatism, Not Textualism By Stephen Breyer Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9781668021538
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Published: Simon & Schuster - March 26th, 2024

A provocative, brilliant analysis by recently retired Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer that deconstructs the textualist philosophy of the current Supreme Court’s supermajority and makes the case for a better way to interpret the Constitution.

“You will not read a more important legal work this election year.” —Bob Woodward, Washington


Lost in Ideology: Interpreting Modern Political Life By Jason Blakely Cover Image
$27.50
ISBN: 9781788216630
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Published: Agenda Publishing - March 26th, 2024

Modern political life is a confusing and disorientating terrain of competing ideologies. Jason Blakely offers readers a lively, fresh and insightful guide through the labyrinth of conflicting and competing ideas in order to better understand why ideology in the modern era can be so divisive.


The I Can Say Mama Book (Learn to Talk) By Stephanie Cohen Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781728291611
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Published: Sourcebooks Explore - March 26th, 2024

Babies and toddlers will learn to say "Mama!" with this adorable and fun-to-read board book written by an early speech expert!

Each page features:


The I Can Say Dada Book (Learn to Talk) By Stephanie Cohen Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781728291642
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Published: Sourcebooks Explore - March 26th, 2024

Babies and toddlers will learn to say "Dada!" with this adorable and fun-to-read board book written by an early speech expert!

Each page features:


Extreme Weather for Kids: Lessons and Activities All About Hurricanes, Tornadoes, Blizzards, and More! By Matthew Cappucci, Stephanie Hathaway (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780760385142
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Published: Quarry Books - March 26th, 2024

Extreme Weather for Kids is a whirlwind ride through the wild world of weather, written in accessible language and complemented by vivid descriptions and imagery.

Designed to harness children’s natural curiosity, this action-packed introduction to meteorology incorporates firsthand accounts from inside Mother Nature’s most dramatic moments.


Kitchen Gardening for Beginners: Regrow Your Leftover Greens, Stalks, Seeds, and More By Katie Elzer-Peters Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780760390986
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Published: New Shoe Press - March 26th, 2024

Discover how to easily regrow vegetable discards and scraps and turn them into harvestable, edible plants—even if you have no gardening experience.


The Freshman Survival Guide: Soulful Advice for Studying, Socializing, and Everything In Between By Nora Bradbury-Haehl, Bill McGarvey Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781546006121
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Published: Center Street - March 26th, 2024

A completely revised and updated values-based guide full of practical tools and advice that students need to navigate the first year of college and get the most out of their experience.

In the twelve years since its initial publication, The Freshman Survival Guide has helped tens of thousands of first year students make a successful transition to college life.


Get Off My Neck: Black Lives, White Justice, and a Former Prosecutor's Quest for Reform By Debbie Hines Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780262048910
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Published: The MIT Press - March 26th, 2024

A deeply revealing exposé of the American prosecutorial system and its historic and present racial inequities—and how we can transform the system to one of fairness and justice.


James: A Novel By Percival Everett Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780385550369
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Published: Doubleday - March 19th, 2024

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A brilliant, action-packed reimagining of Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, both harrowing and ferociously funny, told from the enslaved Jim's point of view • From the “literary icon” (Oprah Daily) and Pulitzer Prize Finalist whose novel Erasure is the basis for Cord Jefferson’s critically acclaimed film Americ


Rainbow Science: Discover How Rainbows Are Made, with 23 Fun Experiments & Colorful Activities! By Artemis Roehrig, Sarah Walsh (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Artemis Roehrig, Sarah Walsh (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781635866179
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - March 19th, 2024

This colorful book explores the fascinating science of rainbows and includes a pair of fun prism glasses so kids can see rainbows right before their eyes!

I spy a rainbow! But where do rainbows come from? How are they made?


Madballs Vs Garbage Pail Kids: Heavyweights of Gross By Sholly Fisch, Jason Crosby (Artist) Cover Image
By Sholly Fisch, Jason Crosby (Artist)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781524123055
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Published: Dynamite Entertainment - March 19th, 2024

For the first time ever, the "heavyweights of gross" have combined forces pitting the Madballs against the Garbage Pail Kids--winner take all The two legendary franchises have been captivating audiences young and old for over three decades, co-ruling a corner of counterculture with their pun-heavy names, subversive humor, and inventive art and design.


Illiberal America: A History By Steven Hahn Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780393635928
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 19th, 2024

If your reaction to the January 6, 2021, insurrection at the Capitol was to think, 'That’s not us,' think again: in Illiberal America, a Pulitzer Prize–winning historian uncovers a powerful illiberalism as deep-seated in the American past as the founding ideals.


Podcast Journalism: The Promise and Perils of Audio Reporting By David Dowling Cover Image
$38.50
ISBN: 9780231213318
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Published: Columbia University Press - March 19th, 2024

Podcasting's stratospheric rise has inspired a new breed of audio reporting. Offering immersive storytelling for a binge-listening audience as well as reaching previously underserved communities, podcasts have become journalism's most rapidly growing digital genre, buoying a beleaguered news industry.


The Exvangelicals: Loving, Living, and Leaving the White Evangelical Church By Sarah McCammon Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781250284471
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Published: St. Martin's Press - March 19th, 2024

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
NATIONAL BESTSELLER


I Finally Bought Some Jordans: Essays By Michael Arceneaux Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063140417
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Published: HarperOne - March 12th, 2024

"Very good writers have an ability to make you understand what they're feeling. But the very best writers have an ability to make you understand what you're feeling. And that's where Michael Arceneaux sits, and that's what he does in this new book.


Groo: In the Wild By Sergio Aragonés, Sergio Aragonés (Illustrator), Mark Evanier, Stan Sakai (Contributions by), Carrie Strachan (Contributions by) Cover Image
By Sergio Aragonés, Sergio Aragonés (Illustrator), Mark Evanier, Stan Sakai (Contributions by), Carrie Strachan (Contributions by)
$22.99
ISBN: 9781506739526
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Published: Dark Horse Books - March 12th, 2024

Groo the Wanderer is back and stupider than ever . . . which is pretty stupid. In this, his latest misadventure, he tries to figure out the dumb way human beings attempt to co-exist with animals on this planet.


Do Hippos Brush Their Teeth?: How Animals Care for Their Bodies By Etta Kaner, Jenna Piechota (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Etta Kaner, Jenna Piechota (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781771474931
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Published: Owlkids - March 12th, 2024

A funny exploration of how animals keep clean and healthy

Do tortoises take vitamins? Do badgers wash their hands after using the toilet? This eagerly anticipated fourth and final installment of the Do Animals series raises these questions and more about how animals take care of their bodies--much like the ways people maintain their hygiene


Demand the Impossible: One Lawyer's Pursuit of Equal Justice for All By Robert L. Tsai Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780393867831
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 12th, 2024

How four Supreme Court cases in recent years—all argued and won by one indomitable lawyer—are central to the pursuit of equal justice in America.


Black Girl IRL: Life Between the Mess and the Magic By Gail Hamilton Azodo Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781641609296
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Published: Lawrence Hill Books - March 12th, 2024

Ebony Get Lit! March 2024 Pick 

Whatever happened to the regular Black girl?

The one who works a nine-to-five or maybe owns her own business or is completing her master’s. Or how about the one figuring out how to be a good mom or wife or daughter? Or the one that’s doing all the above?
Hi, that’s a lot of us.


You Get What You Pay For: Essays By Morgan Parker Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525511441
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Published: One World - March 12th, 2024

In her “witty and searing” first essay collection, award-winning poet Morgan Parker examines “the cultural legacy of Black womanhood and the meaning of finding ‘well-being’ in a world that wasn’t built for you” (Vogue).


Selling the Dream: The Billion-Dollar Industry Bankrupting Americans By Jane Marie Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781982155773
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Published: Atria Books - March 12th, 2024

A Next Big Idea Club Must-Read for March 2024 * A Bustle Best New Book of Spring 2024

Peabody and Emmy Award–winning journalist Jane Marie expands on her popular podcast The Dream to expose the scourge of multilevel marketing schemes and how they have profited off the evisceration of the American working class.

We’ve all heard of Amwa


Slow Productivity: The Lost Art of Accomplishment Without Burnout By Cal Newport Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593544853
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Published: Portfolio - March 5th, 2024

A New York Times, Washington Post, USA Today, and IndieBound bestseller


"Brilliant and timely" — Oliver Burkeman


~ Do Fewer Things. Work at a Natural Pace. Obsess over Quality. ~


Momma Cusses: A Field Guide to Responsive Parenting & Trying Not to Be the Reason Your Kid Needs Therapy By Gwenna Laithland Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781250882660
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Published: St. Martin's Essentials - March 5th, 2024

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!

Join the millions of fans who love Momma Cusses, TikTok’s #1 Parenting Unexpert!


Evil Spy School the Graphic Novel By Stuart Gibbs, Anjan Sarkar (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Stuart Gibbs, Anjan Sarkar (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781665931939
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - March 5th, 2024

The New York Times bestselling Spy School series continues in graphic novel form with the third book as Ben gets kicked out of the CIA’s spy school and enrolls with the enemy.

During a spy school game of Capture the Flag, twelve-year-old Ben Ripley accidentally shoots a live mortar into the principal’s office—and immediately gets himself expelled.


National Monuments of the USA Activity Book: With More Than 25 Activities, A Fold-out Poster, and 30 Stickers! (Americana) By Claire Saunders, Chris Turnham (Illustrator), Cameron Walker Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780711287747
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Published: Wide Eyed Editions - March 5th, 2024

Little explorers can celebrate the most important people, places, histories and wildlife that the USA has to offer with this fact-packed activity book all about national monuments.

Create your own welcome message to inscribe on Lady Liberty’s plinth, search for T.


Science Factopia!: Follow the Trail of 400 Stem-Tastic Facts By Rose Davidson, Andy Smith (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Rose Davidson, Andy Smith (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781804660256
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Published: Britannica Books - March 5th, 2024

An enthralling and hilarious journey through the worlds of space, animals, engineering, numbers, machines, and more in 400 connected facts


Unstoppable Us, Volume 2: Why the World Isn't Fair By Yuval Noah Harari, Ricard Zaplana Ruiz (Illustrator) Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780593711521
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Published: Bright Matter Books - March 5th, 2024

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From world-renowned historian and philosopher Yuval Noah Harari, the bestselling author of Sapiens, comes the second volume in the bestselling Unstoppable Us series that traces human development from the Agricultural Revolution to Prehistoric Egypt.


Before the Badge: How Academy Training Shapes Police Violence By Samantha J. Simon Cover Image
$30.11
ISBN: 9781479813278
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Published: New York University Press - March 5th, 2024

An inside look at how police officers are trained to perpetuate state violence


How to Win an Information War: The Propagandist Who Outwitted Hitler By Peter Pomerantsev Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781541774728
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Published: PublicAffairs - March 5th, 2024

From one of our leading experts on disinformation, this inventive biography of the rogue WWII propagandist Sefton Delmer confronts hard questions about the nature of information war: what if you can't fight lies with truth? Can a propaganda war ever be won?

In the summer of 1941, Hitler ruled Europe from the Atlantic to the Black Sea.


Rescuing Science: Restoring Trust In an Age of Doubt By Paul M. Sutter Cover Image
$41.80
ISBN: 9781538181614
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Published: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers - March 5th, 2024

Woven with the author's own experiences as an astrophysicist, Rescuing Science peels back the layers of academia to reveal how science actually operates, why it's so powerful and vital, and yet like any human endeavor, flawed. From fraudulent research to a disdain for the public, scientists have sowed the seeds of mistrust...and they alone can fix it.


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