Winter with Book Culture Selects

Even though it seemed for a while like it might not happen, winter has finally come. And with it, a wonderful excuse to stay in and read! There's nothing quite like snuggling up with a good blanket and an even better book. If you need something new to hibernate with, look no further.

November Selections




New and Noteworthy Fiction hardcover: 
The King is Always Above the People by Daniel Alarcon
New and Noteworthy Fiction paperback: Autumn by Ali Smith
New and Noteworthy Non-Fiction hardcover: The River of Consciousness by Oliver Sacks
New and Noteworthy Non-Fiction paperback: Super Sushi Ramen Express by Michael Booth
Literature in Translation: Suzanne by Anais Barbeau-Lavalette
Around the World: Swallowing Mercury by Wioletta Greg
Life Stories: Bunny Mellon by Meryl Gordon
Poetry: Heaven is All Goodbyes by Tongo Eisen-Martin
Forever Young Adult: All the Crooked Saints by Maggie Stiefvater
Picture Books: The Wolf, the Duck, and the Mouse by Mac Barnett

December Selections




New and Noteworthy Fiction hardcover: 
Lea by Pascal Mercier
New and Noteworthy Fiction paperback: Idaho by Emily Ruskovich
New and Noteworthy Non-Fiction hardcover: Spineless by Juli Berwald
New and Noteworthy Non-Fiction paperback: Coyote America by Dan Flores
Literature in Translation: For Two Thousand Years by Mihail Sebastian
Around the World: Tales of the Tikongs by Epeli Hau'ofa
Life Stories: My Soul Looks Back by Jessica B Harris
Poetry: When I Grow Up I Want to Be a List of Further Possibilities by Chen Chen
Forever Young Adult: A Semi-Definitive List of Worst Nightmares by Kathryn Sutherland
Picture Books: Franklin's Flying Bookshop by Jen Campbell

You can learn more about Book Culture Selects (including our two brand new programs for 2018!!!!) on the main Selects page here!
Happy reading!!!

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The King Is Always Above the People: Stories Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781594631726
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 31st, 2017

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Autumn: A Novel (Seasonal Quartet) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781101969946
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Published: Anchor - October 17th, 2017

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The River of Consciousness Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780385352567
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Published: Knopf - October 24th, 2017

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Super Sushi Ramen Express: A Culinary Adventure Through Japan Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781250145680
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Published: Picador - September 5th, 2017

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Suzanne Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781552453476
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Published: Coach House Books - June 6th, 2017

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Swallowing Mercury Cover Image
By Wioletta Greg, Eliza Marciniak (Translator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781945492044
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Published: Transit Books - September 12th, 2017

Bunny Mellon: The Life of an American Style Legend Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781455588749
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 26th, 2017

Heaven Is All Goodbyes: Pocket Poets No. 61 Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780872867451
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Published: City Lights Books - September 26th, 2017

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All the Crooked Saints Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780545930802
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Published: Scholastic Press - October 10th, 2017

The Wolf, the Duck, and the Mouse Cover Image
By Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780763677541
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Published: Candlewick - October 10th, 2017

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Lea Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780802121660
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Published: Grove/Atlantic, Inc. - Grove/Atlantic, Inc. - - September 12th, 2017

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Idaho: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812984460
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - November 7th, 2017

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Spineless: The Science of Jellyfish and the Art of Growing a Backbone Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780735211261
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Published: Riverhead Books - November 7th, 2017

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Coyote America: A Natural and Supernatural History Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780465093724
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Published: Basic Books - September 5th, 2017

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For Two Thousand Years: The Classic Novel Cover Image
By Mihail Sebastian, Philip Ó Ceallaigh (Translated by), Mark Mazower (Foreword by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781590518762
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Published: Other Press - September 12th, 2017

Hau'ofa: Tales of the Tikongs (Talanoa: Contemporary Pacific Literature) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780824815943
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Published: University of Hawaii Press - July 1994

My Soul Looks Back: A Memoir Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501125904
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Scribner - May 9th, 2017

When I Grow Up I Want to Be a List of Further Possibilities (A. Poulin) Cover Image
By Chen Chen, Jericho Brown (Foreword by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9781942683339
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Published: BOA Editions - April 11th, 2017

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A Semi-Definitive List of Worst Nightmares Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399546594
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 5th, 2017

Franklin's Flying Bookshop Cover Image
By Jen Campbell, Katie Harnett (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9780500651094
Availability: Not in Stock - Available for special order
Published: Thames & Hudson - October 17th, 2017