The Sixth Extinction by Elizabeth KolbertA major book about the future of the world, blending intellectual and natural history and field reporting into a powerful account of the mass extinction unfolding before our eyes
Fire in the Unnameable Country by Ghalib IslamThe universe is shaking as Hedayat, the "glossolalist" narrator of Fire in the Unnameable Country is born on a flying carpet in the skies above an obscure land whose leader has manufactured the ability to hear every unspoken utterance of the nation.
By Its Cover by Donna LeonDonna Leon's critically acclaimed, internationally bestselling Commissario Guido Brunetti series has attracted readers the world over with the beauty of its setting, the humanity of its characters, and its fearlessness in exploring politics, morality, and contemporary Italian culture.
Peter Robinson will be joining the Capital Crime Writers at the Main Branch of the Public Library on Saturday morning, May 10th. The date coincides with the release of his latest novel, Children of the Revolution, in trade paper. Perfect Books will be on hand to provide copies. Check the posters in the store for more details.
Great New Titles coming in April
Behind the Beautiful Forevers (Katherine Boo) releases in paper on April 8th
Miriam Toew's new novel, All My Puny Sorrows arrives on April 15th
Maeve Binchy's final opus, Chestnut Street, releases on April 22nd
Gone Girl, last year's smash hit, will finally be in our hands in trade paper on April 22nd
The Girl Who Saved the King of Sweden (by Jonas Jonasson - The 100 Year Old Man Who Climbed Out The Window) will be here April 29th
Michael Pollan's Cooked will be available in paperback also on April 29th
New shipments of remaindered books arrive every week. Check the bin outside the store as you pass by for some surprising bargains.
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