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Our Favorite New Releases

James Baldwin: Living in Fire (Revolutionary Lives) By Bill V. Mullen Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9780745338538
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Published: Pluto Press - February 20th, 2024

'A scrupulous biography' -- Publishers Weekly

'Fresh, incisive, and uplifting' -- Kirkus

'If you want to know the real Baldwin, this is the book to read' -- Robin D.G.


When I Passed the Statue of Liberty I Became Black By Harry Edward, Neil Duncanson (Editor) Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780300270976
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Published: Yale University Press - February 20th, 2024

"Harry Edward was a hugely talented athlete and an extraordinary man who fought all his life for justice and fairness in the face of repeated prejudice.


This American Ex-Wife: How I Ended My Marriage and Started My Life By Lyz Lenz Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593241127
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Published: Crown - February 20th, 2024

A deeply validating manifesto on the gender politics of marriage (bad) and divorce (actually pretty good!) in America today, and an argument that the former needs a reboot—from journalist and proud divorcée Lyz Lenz


A Revolutionary Friendship: Washington, Jefferson, and the American Republic By Francis D. Cogliano Cover Image
$37.95
ISBN: 9780674292499
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Published: Harvard University Press - February 20th, 2024

The Reckoning: From the Second Slavery to Abolition, 1776-1888 By Robin Blackburn Cover Image
$44.95
ISBN: 9781804293416
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Published: Verso - February 20th, 2024

"Tremendously impressive, the result of a lifetime of learning. Historical writing at its best."
—Marcus Rediker, author of The Slave Ship

A history of 19th century slavery in the US, Brazil and Cuba from a critically acclaimed historian of slavery in the Americas


Somebody Needs to Do Something About That Monster! By Doug Cenko Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781682636107
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Published: Peachtree - February 20th, 2024

A silly and ironic twist on “The Little Dutch Boy,” featuring a charmingly unaware monster who just wants to be kind and make a difference


How to Train Your Amygdala By Anna Housley Juster, Cynthia Cliff (Illustrator) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9798885543736
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Published: Free Spirit Publishing - February 20th, 2024

Your amygdala works hard to protect you from danger, but what about when it gets things wrong? This amusing character-driven narrative helps children learn to calm their amygdala and control their fight-flight-freeze impulses. 

The amygdala is the brain's alarm system that alerts for danger, but sometimes it gets things wrong and needs help calming down.


Falsehoods Fly: Why Misinformation Spreads and How to Stop It By Paul Thagard Cover Image
$27.50
ISBN: 9780231213950
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Published: Columbia University Press - February 20th, 2024

Misinformation is one of the twenty-first century's greatest challenges, a peril to democracy, peace, science, and public health. Yet we lack a clear understanding of what makes misinformation so potent and why it can spread so rapidly.


How to Win Friends and Influence Fungi: Collected Quirks of Science, Tech, Engineering, and Math from Nerd Nite By Dr. Chris Balakrishnan, Matt Wasowski, Kristen Orr (Illustrator) Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781250288349
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Published: St. Martin's Press - February 20th, 2024

In the vein of acclaimed popular-science bestsellers such as Atlas Obscura, Astrophysics for Young People in a Hurry, The Way Things Work, What If?, and Undeniable, the co-founders of the global science organization Nerd Nite bring readers a collection of wacky, yet fascinating STEM topics.


In a League of Her Own: Celebrating Female Firsts in Sports By Bonnie-Jill Laflin Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781538171523
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Published: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers - February 20th, 2024

Some of the most influential women in sports tell their stories of courage, adversity, and triumph to trailblazer Bonnie-Jill Laflin.


Forgiveness: An Alternative Account By Matthew Ichihashi Potts Cover Image
$22.88
ISBN: 9780300276824
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Published: Yale University Press - February 20th, 2024

A deeply researched and poignant reflection on the practice of forgiveness in an unforgiving world
 
“Broad in its philosophical sweep and fine in its literary analysis, this work redefines forgiveness as the modest yet heroic ability to hold pain and anger together with hope and nonviolence.”—Joie Szu-Chiao Chen, Lion’s Roar
 


The Art of Star Wars Jedi: Survivor (Deluxe Edition) By Lucasfilm Ltd., Respawn Entertainment Cover Image
$99.99
ISBN: 9781506739618
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(This book cannot be returned.)
Published: Dark Horse Books - February 20th, 2024

A deluxe edition art book collecting concept art and creator commentary from the next chapter in Cal Kestis’ thrilling saga.

Cal and his friends continue to evade the Empire’s clutches in the dark times following Order 66, but just as a hidden hope reveals itself, new dangers emerge and threaten to destroy everything that the young Jedi has fought to preserve.


The Art of Star Wars Jedi: Survivor By Lucasfilm Ltd., Respawn Entertainment Cover Image
$49.99
ISBN: 9781506736679
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Published: Dark Horse Books - February 20th, 2024

An oversized, full-color hardcover art book collecting concept art and creator commentary from the next chapter in Cal Kestis’ thrilling saga.


Battle for the Bird: Jack Dorsey, Elon Musk, and the $44 Billion Fight for Twitter's Soul By Kurt Wagner Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781668017357
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Published: Atria Books - February 20th, 2024

An expertly reported investigation into Twitter’s messy corporate history—including Elon Musk’s takeover in 2022, its outsized cultural impact, and its significant role in shaping how the world gets its news.


I Hate Old Music, Too: How Familiarity & Overuse Killed Our Favorite Music By Dave Thompson Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781493073511
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Published: Backbeat Books - February 20th, 2024

An edgy, witty, and opinionated critical analysis of "classic rock" in the 21st century, discussing everything from modern remixes of classic albums (why?) to concert ticket prices, Record Store Day, the vinyl revival, milking deceased artists, reunions, tribute acts, and more.


The Way Home: Discovering the Hero's Journey to Wholeness at Midlife By Ben Katt Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9781250910448
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Published: St. Martin's Essentials - February 20th, 2024

A guidebook for those at midlife struggling to find themselves, applying Joseph Campbell’s Hero’s Journey to the modern reader’s quest for wholeness.


Possible: How We Survive (and Thrive) in an Age of Conflict By William Ury Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780063286900
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Published: Harper Business - February 20th, 2024

The author of the world’s best-selling book on negotiation draws on his nearly fifty years of experience and knowledge grappling with the world’s toughest conflicts to offer a way out of the seemingly impossible problems of our time.


Crusader Vol. 1 GN By Matt Emmons, Andriy Lukin (Letterer) Cover Image
By Matt Emmons, Andriy Lukin (Letterer)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781952303807
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Published: Mad Cave Studios - February 20th, 2024

In the midst of the Third Crusade, an exceptionally brutal Templar Knight finds himself accidentally transported to a dangerous realm of magic and monsters.

A nameless Templar Knight from the Third Crusade finds himself magically transported to a mysterious world filled with sorcery and monsters.


The Way of the Househusband, Vol. 11 By Kousuke Oono Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781974743100
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Published: VIZ Media LLC - February 20th, 2024

It’s a day in the life of your average househusband—if your average househusband is the legendary yakuza “the Immortal Dragon”!

A former yakuza legend leaves it all behind to become your everyday househusband.


Think Ahead: 7 Decisions You Can Make Today for the God-Honoring Life You Want Tomorrow By Craig Groeschel Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780310366560
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Published: Zondervan - February 20th, 2024

The Dark Side of Skin By Jeferson Tenório, Bruna Dantas Lobato (Translator) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781913867737
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Published: Charco Press - February 20th, 2024

Life under Brazil's brutal "cordial racism" comes painfully alive in this novel of fathers and sons.


The Bezzle: A Martin Hench Novel (The Martin Hench Novels) By Cory Doctorow Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250865878
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Published: Tor Books - February 20th, 2024

New York Times bestseller Cory Doctorow's The Bezzle is a high stakes thriller where the lives of the hundreds of thousands of inmates in California’s prisons are traded like stock shares.


Regenerative Health: Discover Your Metabolic Type and Renew Your Liver for Life By Kristin Kirkpatrick, MS, RD, LD, Ibrahim Hanouneh, MD Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780306830150
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Published: Hachette Go - February 20th, 2024

The authors of Skinny Liver offer a new look at liver disease through four types of conditions and deliver practical plans for liver health.

Your liver plays a key role in your health, affecting chronic inflammation, heart health, mental health, cognitive health, and metabolic health (including type 2 diabetes).


Remembering Peasants: A Personal History of a Vanished World By Patrick Joyce Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781668031087
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Published: Scribner - February 20th, 2024

A landmark new history of the peasant experience, exploring a now neglected way of life that once encompassed most of humanity but is vanishing in our time.

“What the skeleton is to anatomy, the peasant is to history, its essential hidden support.” For over the past century and a half, and still more rapidly in the last seventy years, the world has become increasi


The Age of Revolutions: And the Generations Who Made It By Nathan Perl-Rosenthal Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781541603196
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Published: Basic Books - February 20th, 2024

A panoramic new history of the revolutionary decades between 1760 and 1825, from North America and Europe to Haiti and Spanish America, showing how progress and reaction went hand in hand

The revolutions that raged across Europe and the Americas over seven decades, from 1760 to 1825, created the modern world.


The Illustrated Mark Twain and the Buffalo Express: 10 Stories and over a Century of Sketches By Thomas J. Reigstad, Laura Skandera Trombley (Foreword by) Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781493076031
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Published: North Country Books - February 20th, 2024

Ranging from his first impression of Niagara Falls to the deteriorating condition of a cemetery in his Buffalo neighborhood, to more satirical statements on the state of American journalism, Twain's Buffalo Express stories from 1869 and 1870 stand the test of time.


This Special Blessing for You By Eric Schrotenboer, Meredith Schrotenboer, Denise Hughes (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780310154761
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Published: Zonderkidz - February 20th, 2024

Become Ungovernable: An Abolition Feminist Ethic for Democratic Living (Black Critique) By H.L.T. Quan Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780745349114
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Published: Pluto Press - February 20th, 2024

'Phenomenal ... Offers us possibilities for rescuing the concept of democracy from its fatal entanglement with racial, heteropatriarchal capitalism' -- Angela Y.


Arise and Shine: How to Be the Light That Ignites Hope in a Dark World By Allyson Golden, Madison Prewett Troutt (Foreword by) Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780593600658
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Published: WaterBrook - February 20th, 2024

An empowering, encouraging message to be a light for Christ amid the darkness and pain in this world, by the inspirational Instagram writer of Words Are Golden.

“The practical guide you need to stop questioning your purpose and instead give the gift God has graciously placed within you.”—Ashley Morgan Jackson, bestselling author of Tired of Trying


Toward a Holy Ecology: Reading the Song of Songs in the Age of Climate Crisis By Ellen Bernstein, Bill McKibben (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Ellen Bernstein, Bill McKibben (Foreword by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781958972199
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Published: Monkfish Book Publishing - February 20th, 2024

"Reading Ellen Bernstein's Toward a Holy Ecology is to partake in a garden of delights. She refreshes our reading of the Song by enlivening all of our senses." -Rabbi Nancy Flam, Co-founder National Center for Jewish Healing, and The Institute for Jewish Spirituality


The New World on Mars: What We Can Create on the Red Planet By Robert Zubrin Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781635768800
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Published: Diversion Books - February 20th, 2024

Robert Zubrin, world-renowned space authority and founding president of the Mars Society, taps today's newest science and most dogged research to foretell in astounding detail the brave, new Martian civilization we will achieve when (not if ) humankind colonizes Mars


Honest Creativity: The Foundations of Boundless, Good, and Inspired Innovation By Craig Detweiler Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781640656536
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Published: Morehouse Publishing - February 20th, 2024

An essential guide for not only fostering genuine personal expression, but also the courage to share our most meaningful work with others--all without pretense or artifice.


Sigh, See, Start: How to Be the Parent Your Child Needs in a World That Won’t Stop Pushing—A Science-Based Method in Three Simple Steps By Alison Escalante Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781797223667
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Published: Princeton Architectural Press - February 20th, 2024

In a perfectionistic parenting culture that tells you that you are never enough no matter how much you do for your kids, this unique approach empowers you with a simple parenting technique to gain confidence, remain grounded, and connect positively with your children.

Dr.


The Great Wave: The Era of Radical Disruption and the Rise of the Outsider By Michiko Kakutani Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780525574996
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Published: Crown - February 20th, 2024

An urgent examination of how disruptive politics, technology, and art are capsizing old assumptions in a great wave of change breaking over today’s world, creating both opportunity and peril—from the Pulitzer Prize–winning critic and author of the New York Times bestseller The Death of Truth.