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Children’s

 

And Then Comes Christmas

AND THEN COMES CHRISTMAS

by Tom Brenner with illustrations by Jana Christy. Evoking both winter’s changes to the world outside and well-loved traditions taking place within, this lyrical tale encourages readers to curl up with their loved ones and bask in the magic of the Christmas season. Ages 4 to 7. Candlewick Press (9780763653422) $15.99

 

 

The Message of the Birds

THE MESSAGE OF THE BIRDS

by Kate Westurland with illustrations by Feridun Oral. “Told through simple, lyrical words, the story of how the birds fl y off to spread a song of peace by singing to children is a touching and profound interpretation of the role of the Christ Child and the meaning of his birth... A lovely, quiet book with something powerful to say.”—Kirkus Reviews. Minedition (9789888240555) $16.99

The Night Before Christmas

THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS

by Clement C. Moore with illustrations by Barbara Reid. Moore’s classic holiday poem, set on a snowy Christmas Eve night, is re-imagined here through Reid’s extraordinary style. Ages 4 to 7. Albert Whitman & Company (9780807556252) $16.99

 

Pete the Cat and the New Guy

PETE THE CAT AND THE NEW GUY

by Kimberly and James Dean. Pete the Cat makes a friend in this groovy story! There’s a new guy in town and Pete can’t wait to meet him. But who can he be? Ages 4 to 8. HarperCollins (9780062275608) $17.99

  Sparky

SPARKY

by Jenny Offill with illustrations by Chris Applehans. The author of 17 Things I’m Not Allowed to Do Anymore and a brilliant illustrator and production designer of Coraline have created a hilarious, touching picture book perfect for young animal lovers. Ages 4 to 8. Schwartz & Wade Books (9780375870231) $16.99

 

 

Louise Loves Art

LOUISE LOVES ART

by Kelly Light. Meet Louise! Louise loves art. It’s her imagination on the outside. Celebrate the brilliant artist in all of us with Light’s picture book debut! Ages 4 to 8. Balzer & Bray/Harperteen (9780062248176) $17.99

 

 

On Christmas Day

ON CHRISTMAS DAY

by Margaret Wise Brown with illustrations by Phyllis Harris. From the unpublished manuscript discovered 20 years ago, comes the beautiful story of the birth of Christ as could only be told by the author of Good Night Moon. American Wholesale Book Company (9781581738797) $12.95

 

Slippyjon Jones Snow What

SKIPPYJON JONES: SNOW WHAT

by Judy Schachner. The Siamese cat that thinks he’s a dog stars in a Snow White-esque fairy tale set in the winter wonderland of his imagination. Ages 4 to 7. Dial Books (9780803737891) $17.99

 

 

Once Upon an Alphabet

ONCE UPON AN ALPHABET

by Oliver Jeffers. The New York Times bestselling illustrator of The Day the Crayons Quit delivers a slyly funny exploration of the alphabet that will delight readers of all ages. Ages 3 to 5. Philomel Books (9780399167911) $26.99

 

 

The Rhino Swallowed a Storm

THE RHINO WHO SWALLOWED A STORM

by LeVar Burton with illustrations by Courtenay Fletcher. In his first children’s book, the longtime Reading Rainbow host offers an engaging resource to help children express their feelings and deal with diffi culty. Ages 5 to 7. Reading Rainbow (9780990539506) $17.95

 

A Snicker of Magic

A SNICKER OF MAGIC

by Natalie Lloyd. The Pickles are new to a town in Tennessee which legend says was once magic but Felicity is convinced the magic is still there, and she hopes to bring it back. Ages 8 to 12. Scholastic Press (9780545552707) $16.99

Wonder/365 Days of Wonder Box Set

WONDER/365 DAYS OF WONDER BOX SET

by R.J. Palacio. This is the perfect gift for the million-plus readers who have fallen in love with Auggie Pullman and his teacher Mr. Browne as well those who have yet to be introduced to the Wonder. Ages 8 to 12. Knopf Books for Young Readers (9780553499063) $31.98

 

 

Bad Magic

BAD MAGIC

by Pseudonymous Bosch. The bestselling author of the Secret Series launches an exciting new mystery trilogy about a boy sent to Earth Ranch, a camp for “troubled” kids on a remote volcanic island. Ages 9 to 12. Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (9780316320382) $17.00

The Mark of the Dragonfly

THE MARK OF THE DRAGONFLY

by Jaleigh Johnson. Thirteen-year-old Piper has eked out a living as a scrapper in the Dragonfl y Territories since her father’s death. But when a mysterious girl appears, Piper is sent on a dangerous journey to distant lands. Ages 10 and up. Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers (9780385376150) $16.99

 

 

 

Pennyroyal Academy

PENNYROYAL ACADEMY

by M.A. Larson. A magical, action-packed debut set in a Brothers Grimm fairy-tale world that features daring princesses, terrifying witches, and one hilarious fairy drill sergeant. Ages 10 and up. Putnam Publishing Group (9780399163241) $16.99

 

 

 

The Walled City

THE WALLED CITY

by Ryan Graudin. As Jin Ling tries to save her sister, Mei Yee, from the Brotherhood of the Red Dragon in Hak Nam Walled City, one boy, Dai, can reunite them and save their lives—but only if he’s willing to risk his own. Ages 13 to 17. Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (9780316405058) $18.00

 

 

 

The Infinite Sea

THE INFINITE SEA

by Rick Yancey. The riveting sequel to The 5th Wave finds Cassie in a new world, as the Wave rolls across the landscape, forced to confront the Others’ ultimate goal: extermination of the human race. Ages 14 and up. Putnam Publishing Group (9780399162428) $18.99

 

 

 

My True Love Gave to Me

MY TRUE LOVE GAVE TO ME

edited by Stephanie Perkins. Twelve bestselling young adult writers have contributed to this collection of holiday stories in which the holidays of Christmas, Hanukkah, Winter Solstice, and Kwanzaa are celebrated. Ages 13 to 18. St. Martin’s Griffin (9781250059307) $18.99

 

 

 

Brown Girl Dreaming

BROWN GIRL DREAMING

edited by Jacqueline Woodson. The author shares what it was like to grow up African American in the 1960s and 1970s with her growing awareness of the Civil Rights Movement through touching and powerful poems. Ages 10 and up. Nancy Paulsen Books (9780399252518) $16.99

 

 

 

Coding for Dummies

CODING FOR DUMMIES®

by Camille McCue. In this easy-to-grasp introduction to coding concepts, elementary to middle-school-aged readers will discover, in plain English, how to apply the math and logic skills they already have to the subject of coding. For Dummies (9781118940327) $29.99

 

 

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Fiction for all tastes

 

Charleston

CHARLESTON

by Margaret Bradham Thornton. A gifted writer makes her fiction debut with this lyrical and haunting story of missed chances and enduring love, set against the backdrop of high society Charleston. “A purposely quiet and subtle novel.”—Kirkus. Ecco Press (9780062332523) $25.99

 

 

 

Five Days Left

FIVE DAYS LEFT

by Julie Lawson Timmer. A heart-wrenching debut that explores the individual limits of human endurance and shows that sometimes, loving someone means letting go. Putnam Adult (9780399167348) $26.95

 

 

 

 

Reunion

REUNION

by Hannah Pittard. Upon the death of their father, a farflung family is reunited for one long weekend during which family secrets are revealed and personal foibles are exposed. Grand Central Publishing (9781455553617) $25.00

 

 

A Christmas Prayer

A CHRISTMAS PRAYER

by Kimberla Lawson Roby. From “a storyteller at the top of her game” (Eric Jerome Dickey), comes the tale of a woman who comes to question everything after a dramatic event in her life. Will fate give her what she needs to embrace the holiday? Grand Central Publishing (9781455526048) $20.00

 

 

 

 

The Story of Land and Sea

THE STORY OF LAND AND SEA

by Katy Simpson Smith. An elegant, evocative, and haunting debut that captures the singular love between parent and child, the devastation of love lost, and the lonely paths we travel in the name of renewal. Harper (9780062335944) $26.99

 

 

Ruth's Journey

RUTH’S JOURNEY

by Donald McCaig. Authorized by the Margaret Mitchell estate, here is the fi rst-ever prequel to Gone With the Wind—a remarkable story of fortitude, heartbreak, and indomitable will. Atria Books (9781451643534) $26.00

 

 

A Sudden Light

A SUDDEN LIGHT

by Garth Stein. The bestselling author of The Art of Racing in the Rain presents a long-awaited new novel in which a boy trying to save his parents’ marriage uncovers a vast legacy of family secrets. Simon & Schuster (9781439187036) $26.95

 

 

 


Fiction from reader's favorites

 

Somewhere Safe with Somebody Good

SOMEWHERE SAFE WITH SOMEBODY GOOD

by Jan Karon. Father Kavanaugh is back and Mitford may never be the same again, in this much-anticipated release from the #1 New York Times bestselling author. Putnam Adult (9780399167447) $27.95

 

 

Flesh and Blood

FLESH AND BLOOD

by Patricia Cornwell. In her 22nd outing, Kay Scarpetta finds herself in the unsettling pursuit of a serial sniper who leaves only fragments of copper behind as evidence at each crime scene. William Morrow & Company (9780062325341) $28.99

 

 

 

Gray Mountain

GRAY MOUNTAIN

by John Grisham. Grisham has a new hero, and she’s full of surprises. Samantha Kofer’s job brings her in contact with the murky and dangerous world of coal mining, and she soon finds that violence is always just around the corner and litigation can turn deadly. Doubleday Books (9780385537148) $28.95

 

 

 

The Paying Guests

THE PAYING GUESTS

by Sarah Waters. “Moody and atmospheric, this latest from three-time Booker Prize finalist Waters (The Little Stranger) has a rich historical setting...[and] keeps you guessing until the very end.”—Library Journal. Riverhead Books (9781594633119) $28.95

 

 

 

Edge of Eternity

EDGE OF ETERNITY

by Ken Follett. “This mesmerizing fi nal installment is an exhaustive but rewarding reading experience . . . flowing with spicy, expertly paced melodrama, character-rich exploits, familial histrionics, and international intrigue.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review) Dutton Books (9780525953098) $36.00

 

The First Phone Call from Heaven

THE FIRST PHONE CALL FROM HEAVEN

by Mitch Albom. From the beloved author of the #1 New York Times bestsellers Tuesdays with Morrie and The Five People You Meet in Heaven comes a virtuosic story of love, history, and belief. Harper Paperbacks (9780062294401) $15.99

 

 

 

Family Furnishings

FAMILY FURNISHINGS

by Alice Munro. From the recipient of the 2013 Nobel Prize in Literature comes a new selection of her peerless short fi ction, gathered from the collections of the last two decades—a companion volume to Selected Stories (1968-1994). Knopf Publishing Group (9781101874103) $30.00

 

 

 

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Great Gift Ideas

 

AMERICAN MUSICALS BOXED SET (1927 – 1969)

AMERICAN MUSICALS BOXED SET (1927 – 1969)

edited by Laurence Maslon. Including Oklahoma!, South Pacific, Guys and Dolls, Fiddler on the Roof, Cabaret, and 11 other great shows, this landmark collection is THE ticket to the Golden Age of the Broadway musical. Library of America (9781598532579) $75.00

 

 

MEXICO: THE COOKBOOK

MEXICO: THE COOKBOOK

The definitive bible of Mexican home cooking, and a Publishers Weekly Top 10 Cookbook pick for fall, Mexico: The Cookbook contains more than 700 recipes. Eva Longoria raves, “[Margarita] takes us on a delicious tour of what Mexican cuisine has to offer.” Phaidon Press (9780714867526) $49.95

 

 

HOUSES OF CIVIL WAR AMERICA

HOUSES OF CIVIL WAR AMERICA

by Hugh Howard with photographs by Roger Straus, III. A revealing historical and photographic tour of the homes of such influential Civil War figures as Robert E. Lee, Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglass, Clara Barton, and Stonewall Jackson. Little Brown and Company (9780316227988) $40.00

 

 

 

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC STUNNING PHOTOGRAPHS

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC STUNNING PHOTOGRAPHS

by Annie Griffi ths. The latest offering in National Geographic’s iconic line of large-format photo books immortalizes the richness of life with evocative images that magnify beauty, emotion, and depth. Little Brown and Company (9781426213922) $40.00

 

 

 

OPULENT OCEANS

OPULENT OCEANS

by Melanie Stiassny. A gorgeously illustrated volume full of fascinating essays expanding on the science behind the early, rare histories that shaped oceanography. With 40 frameable prints. Sterling Publishing Co. Inc. (9781454913412) $50.00

 

 

 

TINY LIGHT BOOKLIGHT (RED)

TINY LIGHT BOOKLIGHT (RED)

Here is the perfect little stocking stuffer for book lovers. The slimmest, lightest book light on the market clips onto the back of any book and pivots to aim light where it’s needed. Also available in other colors. American Wholesale Book Company (5035393051082) $9.95

 

 

SMITHSONIAN CIVIL WAR IN 3D

SMITHSONIAN CIVIL WAR IN 3D

by Michael Stephenson. Black Dog’s singular book-and-box format explores the life of the American Civil War soldier with unique realism and intimacy, using dramatic historic 3D images and a stereoscopic viewer. Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers (9781579129729) $34.95

 

Lego Architecture

LEGO® ARCHITECTURE

by Philip Wilkinson. Beautifully illustrated and annotated, packaged in a protective slipcase, LEGO Architecture: The Visual Guide takes a deep look at the artists, builders, and inspiration behind the popular LEGO Architecture series. DK Publishing (9781465422866) $40.00 LEGO®, the LEGO logo, the Brick and Knob configurations and the Minifi gure are trademarks of the LEGO Group. © 2014 The LEGO Group.

TENNESSEE WILLIAMS

TENNESSEE WILLIAMS

by John Lahr. The definitive biography of America’s greatest playwright from the celebrated drama critic of The New Yorker. “There is only one word for this biography: superb.”— Kirkus Reviews. W.W. Norton & Company (9780393021240) $39.95

 

 

 

Around the Table

AROUND THE TABLE

by Martina McBride. One of country music’s most beloved singers shares her most inventive party ideas for all seasons, complete with mouthwatering recipes and décor inspiration. William Morrow & Company (9780062323910) $29.99

 

The Gardener's Garden

THE GARDENER’S GARDEN

by Dr. Toby Musgrave. Two hundred and fifty gardens from around the world, selected by a panel of experts, brought to life in 1,200 vivid color photographs and detailed plans. The Gardener’s Garden is a must have volume for anyone interested in garden design. Phaidon Press (9780714867472) $79.95

 

 

LIQUID INTELLIGENCE

LIQUID INTELLIGENCE

by Dave Arnold. Featuring more than 120 recipes and nearly 450 color photographs, Arnold’s book detailing his revolutionary approach to better tasting drinks is the ultimate standard that no drink enthusiast should be without. W.W. Norton & Company (9780393089035) $35.00

 

 

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Cooking

Christmas Through the South

CHRISTMAS ALL THROUGH THE SOUTH

from Southern Living. Take a journey of celebrations through the South, from the low country and the pan-handle to the Texas ranch and Williamsburg farmhouse. Foreword by Rick Bragg. Oxmoor House (9780848742560) $40.00

 

The Southern Living Community Cookbook

THE SOUTHERN LIVING COMMUNITY COOKBOOK

from Southern Living. Southern food and food stories come together in this recipe collection that reflects the people who claim Southern food as their own. Oxmoor House (9780848743543) $29.95

 

 

 

The Taste of Home Cookbook, 4th Ed.

THE TASTE OF HOME COOKBOOK, 4TH ED.

from Taste of Home. This new edition of the bestselling cookbook is packed with more than 1,300 recipes, 1,200 color photos, kitchen tips, storage guidelines, how-to photos and more. Reader’s Digest Association (9781617652936) $29.99

 

Taste of Home Ultimate Comfort Food

TASTE OF HOME ULTIMATE COMFORT FOOD

from Taste of Home. An enormous collection of more than 475 family favorite recipes for familiar classics that are universally recognized as pure comfort. Reader’s Digest Association (9781617653216) $17.99

 

 

 

Mrs. Wheelbarrow's Practical Pantry

MRS. WHEELBARROW’S PRACTICAL PANTRY

by Cathy Barrow. The author of food blog “Mrs. Wheelbarrow’s Kitchen” delivers a beautiful collection of essential preserving techniques for turning the fl eeting abundance of the farmers market into a well-stocked pantry. W.W. Norton & Company (9780393240733) $35.00

 

 

 

Pimento Cheese The Cookbook

PIMENTO CHEESE: THE COOKBOOK

by Perre Coleman Magness. The creator of the popular blog “The Runaway Spoon” offers recipes for spicing up the basic, no-frills version of this southern favorite. Features more than 50 recipes. St. Martin’s Griffin (9781250047298) $21.99

 

The Edible South

THE EDIBLE SOUTH

by Marcie Cohen Ferris. Ferris tells a richly illustrated story of southern food and the struggles of whites, blacks, Native Americans, and other people of the region to control the nourishment of their bodies and minds, livelihoods, lands, and citizenship. University of North Carolina Press (9781469617688) $35.00

 

 

 

Heritage

HERITAGE

by Sean Brock. The chef behind game-changing restaurants Husk and McCrady’s shares all of his inspired recipes, accompanied by notes that explain his background and give the context of his food and essays. Artisan Publishers (9781579654634) $40.00

  Fabio's American Home Kitchen

FABIO’S AMERICAN HOME KITCHEN

by Fabio Viviani. The chef, restaurateur, and media personality shares more than 125 recipes from his home kitchen for his favorite American dishes, infused with his own special Italian flair. Hyperion Books (9781401312848) $30.00

 

 

Southern Living Bourbon & Bacon

SOUTHERN LIVING BOURBON & BACON

by Morgan Murphy. A high-proof adventure, exploring the South’s favorite fl avors, that includes 140 amazing recipes using one (or both) of these ingredients, accompanied by hilarious Southern tales. Oxmoor House (9780848743161) $22.95

 The Search for Good Wine

THE SEARCH FOR GOOD WINE

by John Hailman. The author of Thomas Jefferson on Wine delivers 100 amusing, practical essays on how to enjoy and afford good wines. University Press of Mississippi (9781628461367) $29.95

 

 

 

Whiskey Distilled

WHISKEY DISTILLED

by Heather Greene. In the populist tradition of Andrea Immer, New York City’s first female whiskey sommelier translates today’s hottest spirit for a new generation of imbibers. Penguin Putnam (9780670016808) $25.00

 

 

 

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Entertainment

 

JERRY LEE LEWIS: HIS OWN STORY

JERRY LEE LEWIS: HIS OWN STORY

by Rick Bragg. The greatest Southern storyteller of our time tracks down the greatest rock-and-roller of all time, and gets his own story, from the source, for the very first time. Harper (9780062078223) $27.99

 

DUKE

DUKE

by Terry Teachout. A semi-finalist for the National Book Award, Duke peels away countless layers of Ellington’s public and private lives to tell the unvarnished truth about the creative genius. Gotham Books (9781592408801) $20.00

 

 

 

 

WAYFARING STRANGERS

WAYFARING STRANGERS

by Fiona Ritchie and Doug Orr. “[Ritchie and Orr] strike all the right chords in this pleasantly tuneful survey of the history of the evolution of Scottish music in Appalachia.” —Publishers Weekly. University of North Carolina Press (9781469618227) $39.95

 

EVEN THIS I GET TO EXPERIENCE

EVEN THIS I GET TO EXPERIENCE

by Norman Lear. The dynamic and always controversial television producer shares 50 years of show business and politics, with all the candor and wisdom expected from the creator of All in the Family. Penguin Press (9781594205729) $32.95

 

 

 

THE NOTEBOOK

THE NOTEBOOK

by Nicholas Sparks. A beautiful new edition of Sparks’s classic novel to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the film adaptation starring Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams. Grand Central Publishing (9781455558025) $20.00

 VIDEOHOUND’S GOLDEN MOVIE RETRIEVER (2015)

VIDEOHOUND’S GOLDEN MOVIE RETRIEVER (2015)

edited by Jim Craddock. The entertaining source of information on more than 27,000 movies available in various formats. With expanded indexing and a fresh new introduction. Gale Cengage (9781573024914) $25.95

 

 

 

 

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History & Religion

 

DR. MÜTTER’S MARVELS

DR. MÜTTER’S MARVELS

by Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz. A mesmerizing biography of the brilliant and eccentric medical innovator who revolutionized American surgery and founded the country’s most famous museum of medical oddities. Gotham Books (9781592408702) $27.50

 CONVERSATIONS WITH MAJOR DICK WINTERS

CONVERSATIONS WITH MAJOR DICK WINTERS

by Colonel (Ret.) Cole C. Kingseed, USA. Major Dick Winters led the now-legendary Band of Brothers during World War II. This is his story—of leadership, fame, and friendship along with his journey to find peace after the war. Berkley Publishing Group (9780425271537) $26.95

 

 

FINDING YOUR ROOTS

FINDING YOUR ROOTS

by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. The companion book to the PBS documentary series seen by 30 million people is an illuminating exploration of who we are, how we lost track of our roots, and how we can fi nd them again. University of North Carolina Press (9781469618005) $30.00

 GREAT MAPS

GREAT MAPS

by Jerry Brotton. From Ptolemy’s world map to the Hereford’s Mappa Mundi, through Mercator’s map of the world to the latest maps of the Moon and Google Earth, Great Maps provides a fascinating overview of cartography through the ages. DK Publishing (9781465424631) $25.00

 

 

FORWARD TOGETHER

FORWARD TOGETHER

by Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II. Dr. Barber shares the theological foundation for the Moral Monday movement, serving as a proclamation of a new American movement seeking equal treatment and opportunity for all regardless of economic status, sexual preference, and any other discriminatory bases. Chalice Press (9780827244948) $19.99

 

 

SEAMLESS FAITH

SEAMLESS FAITH

by Traci Smith. Seamless Faith equips families of all kinds to bring faith home. Providing simple traditions, ceremonies, and practices for life’s important moments, they will rely on Seamless Faith for years to come. Chalice Press (9780827235342) $18.99

 

 

 

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Siba Award Winners & Finalists

Children’s

The Girl from Felony Bay The Mischievians Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses

THE GIRL FROM FELONY BAY
J.E. Thompson | 9780062104472 | $6.99 | Walden Pond Press
THE MISCHIEVIANS
William Joyce | 9781442473478 | $17.99 | Atheneum Books for Young Readers
PETE THE CAT AND HIS MAGIC SUNGLASSES
Kimberly and James Dean | 9780062275561 | $17.99 | HarperCollins

 

Young Adult

The Moon and MoreThe Madman's DaughterTheodore Boone: The Activist

THE MOON AND MORE
Sarah Dessen | 9780670785605 | $19.99 | Viking Children’s Books
THE MADMAN’S DAUGHTER
Megan Shepherd | 9780062128034 | $9.99 | Balzer & Bray/Harperteen
THEODORE BOONE: THE ACTIVIST
John Grisham | 9780525425779 | PB $16.99 | Dutton Books

 

Cooking

Pickles Pigs and Whiskey The Lee Bros. Charleston Kitchen A Passion for Bread

PICKLES, PIGS & WHISKEY
John Currence | 9781449428808 | $40.00 | Andrews McMeel Publishing
THE LEE BROS. CHARLESTON KITCHEN
Matt Lee and Ted Lee | 9780307889737 | $35.00 | Clarkson Potter Publishers
A PASSION FOR BREAD
Lionel Vatinet | 9780316200622 | $35.00 | Little Brown and Company

 

Nonfiction

Stand Up That Mountain The Accidental city The Girls of Atomic City Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls

FIVE DAYS AT MEMORIAL
Sheri Fink | 9780307718969 | $27.00 | Crown Publishing Group
THE DEATH OF SANTINI
Pat Conroy | 9780385530903 | $28.95 | Nan A. Talese
THE GIRLS OF ATOMIC CITY
Denise Kiernan | 9781451617535 | $16.00 | Touchstone Books
LET’S EXPLORE DIABETES WITH OWLS
David Sedaris | 9780316154697 | $27.00 | Little Brown and Company

 

Fiction

Whistling Past the Graveyard Guests on Earth Sycamore Row Life After Life The Tilted World

WHISTLING PAST THE GRAVEYARD
Susan Crandall | 9781476740041 | $16.00 | Gallery Books
GUESTS ON EARTH
Lee Smith | 9781616203801 | $14.95 | Shannon Ravenel Books
SYCAMORE ROW
John Grisham | 9780385537131 | $28.95 | Doubleday Books
LIFE AFTER LIFE
Jill McCorkle | 9781565122550 | $24.95 | Shannon Ravenel Books
THE TILTED WORLD
Tom Franklin and Beth Ann Fennelly | 9780062069191 | $14.99 | William Morrow & Company

Poetry

The Collected Poems of Cathy Smith Bowers The Book of Goodbyes Concertina Voodoo and the Other Woman

THE COLLECTED POEMS OF CATHY SMITH BOWERS
Cathy Smith Bowers | 9781935708940 | $24.95 | Press 53
THE BOOK OF GOODBYES
Jillian Weise | 9781938160141 | $16.00 | BOA Editions
CONCERTINA
Joseph Bathanti | 9780881464702 | $18.00 | Mercer University Press
VOODOO FOR THE OTHER WOMAN
Angela Kelly | 9781891885228 | $14.95 | Hub City Press

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DIY/Home & Nature

 

COMPLETE DO-IT-YOURSELF MANUAL

COMPLETE DO-IT-YOURSELF MANUAL

from Family Handyman. The bestselling and most comprehensive guide to home improvements is now bigger and better than ever, updated to make it relevant for today’s homeowners and DIYers. National Reader’s Digest Association (9781621452010) $35.00

 

 

OCEAN: A PHOTICULAR BOOK

OCEAN: A PHOTICULAR BOOK

by Dan Kainen and Carol Kaufmann. The creators of Safari have taken Kainen’s Photicular technology a step further with this magical look at the underwater world. Each creature also receives a lively and informative essay. Workman Publishing (9780761180517) $25.95

 

 

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC EXTREME WEATHER SURVIVAL GUIDE

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC EXTREME WEATHER SURVIVAL GUIDE

by Thomas M. Kostigen. Hurricanes, floods, wildfires, tornadoes—weather is becoming extreme, and this book explains how to plan ahead and prepare, respond to emergencies, and survive the worst-case scenarios. National Geographic Society (9781426213762) $30.00

 

 

 

GUIDE TO THE VASCULAR PLANTS OF TENNESSEE

GUIDE TO THE VASCULAR PLANTS OF TENNESSEE

from members of the Tennessee Flora Committee. The product of 25 years of planning, research, and writing, this guide is the most comprehensive, detailed, and up-to-date resource of its kind for the flora of the Volunteer State. University of Tennessee Press (9781621901006) $49.95

 

 

 

HIKING TRAILS OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS, 2ND ED

HIKING TRAILS OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS, 2ND ED

by Ken Wise. The second edition of this compellingly readable and useful book is completely updated, giving outdoor enthusiasts the most current information they need to explore this world-renowned wilderness. University of Tennessee Press (9781621900542) $34.95

 

 

 

 


 Memoirs

THE YEAR OF READING DANGEROUSLY

THE YEAR OF READING DANGEROUSLY

by Andy Miller. An editor and writer’s vivaciously entertaining, and often moving, chronicle of his year-long adventure with 50 great books—a true story that reminds us why we should make time in our lives for books. Harper Perennial (9780061446184) $14.99

 

 

 

THE WILD TRUTH

THE WILD TRUTH

by Carine McCandless. Beautiful and haunting, told with candor and heartbreaking insight, this deeply personal memoir shares the real story of Chris McCandless, the subject of the book and movie Into the Wild. HarperOne (9780062325143) $27.99

 

 

 

 


Back Cover

 

EVERGLADESEVERGLADES

by Mac Stone. From Lake Okeechobee to Florida Bay, award-winning conservation photographer Stone takes a visual journey through the Everglades, sharing more than 200 striking photographs. University Press of Florida (9780813049854) $45.00

 

 

 

DOGS IN CARS

DOGS IN CARS

by Lara Jo Regan. Experience the pure joy of a dog with his nose to the horizon, in a moving car—captured on the page, from award-winning photographer Regan. Countryman Press (9781581572797) $19.95

 

 

 

GOOD DOG

GOOD DOG

by David Dibenedetto. By turns humorous and inspirational, this collection inspired by Garden & Gun magazine’s popular column is a must-have for dog lovers everywhere. Harperwave (9780062242358) $25.99

 

 

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