Staff Picks 2021

Here is a small sampling of our staff's favorite reads of the year, as featured in our "Staff Favorites for the Holidays" Zoom event. Click here to see more of our staff recommendations!

On Animals Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982181536
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - October 12th, 2021

Woodrow on the Bench: Life Lessons from a Wise Old Dog Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9780063113183
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Published: Harper - November 9th, 2021

The Ride of Her Life: The True Story of a Woman, Her Horse, and Their Last-Chance Journey Across America Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525619321
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Published: Ballantine Books - June 1st, 2021

The Lincoln Highway: A Novel Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780735222359
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Published: Viking - October 5th, 2021

Once There Were Wolves Cover Image
$22.39
ISBN: 9781250244147
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Published: Flatiron Books - August 3rd, 2021

Cloud Cuckoo Land: A Novel Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781982168438
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Published: Scribner - September 28th, 2021

One Two Three: A Novel Cover Image
$21.59
ISBN: 9781250236777
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - June 8th, 2021

Great Circle: A novel Cover Image
$23.16
ISBN: 9780525656975
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Published: Knopf - May 4th, 2021

Einstein: The Fantastic Journey of a Mouse Through Space and Time  (Mouse Adventures) Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780735844445
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Published: NorthSouth Books - September 7th, 2021

When Ghosts Come Home: A Novel Cover Image
$23.19
ISBN: 9780062312662
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Published: William Morrow - September 21st, 2021

Between Tides Cover Image
$19.96
ISBN: 9781950539321
Availability: In stock at our warehouse - Ships in 5-12 business days
Published: Dzanc Books - August 9th, 2021

Unearthing The Secret Garden: The Plants and Places That Inspired Frances Hodgson Burnett Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781604699906
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Published: Timber Press - October 12th, 2021

Emily's House Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593199633
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Published: Berkley - August 3rd, 2021

Snowflake: A Novel Cover Image
$21.59
ISBN: 9780063073937
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Published: Harper - September 14th, 2021

How to Love the World: Poems of Gratitude and Hope Cover Image
By James Crews, Ross Gay (Foreword by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781635863864
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - March 23rd, 2021

Little Witch Hazel: A Year in the Forest Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780735264892
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Published: Tundra Books - September 21st, 2021

The Heirloom Gardener: Traditional Plants and Skills for the Modern World Cover Image
$27.50
ISBN: 9781604699937
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Published: Timber Press - June 22nd, 2021

Mexican Gothic Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525620808
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Published: Del Rey - June 15th, 2021

Oh She Glows for Dinner: Nourishing Plant-Based Meals to Keep You Glowing Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780593083673
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Published: Avery - October 13th, 2020

The Lyrics: 1956 to the Present Cover Image
$100.00
ISBN: 9781631492563
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Published: Liveright - November 2nd, 2021

Two Centuries of Maine Shipbuilding Cover Image
$60.00
ISBN: 9781608936816
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Published: Down East Books - November 15th, 2021

The Lord of the Rings Illustrated Edition Cover Image
$75.00
ISBN: 9780358653035
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Published: Mariner Books - November 2nd, 2021

The Boys: A Memoir of Hollywood and Family Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780063065246
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Published: William Morrow - October 12th, 2021

Dracula: Deluxe Edition Cover Image
By Bram Stoker, Edward Gorey (Illustrator)
$32.00
ISBN: 9781454944218
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Published: Sterling - November 23rd, 2021

Dad Jokes: Hall of Shame: | Best Dad Jokes | Gifts For Dad | 1,000 of the Best Ever Worst Jokes Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781681887609
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Published: Bluestreak - April 27th, 2021

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Six of Crows Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781250076960
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Published: Square Fish - February 6th, 2018

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The Girl from the Sea: A Graphic Novel Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781338540574
Availability: In stock at our warehouse - Ships in 5-12 business days
Published: Graphix - June 1st, 2021

All Our Hidden Gifts (The Gifts) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781536213942
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Published: Walker Books US - June 8th, 2021

Damnation Spring Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9781982144401
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Published: Scribner - August 3rd, 2021

The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue Cover Image
$21.59
ISBN: 9780765387561
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Published: Tor Books - October 6th, 2020

The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue, Special Edition Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250830746
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Published: Tor Books - October 5th, 2021

Trusting the Gold: Uncovering Your Natural Goodness Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781683647133
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Published: Sounds True - June 15th, 2021