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Portland Events 2015 Wall Calendar
Portland Events 2015 Wall Calendar
by Big Weekend Calendars
Publisher Comments
Over 250 Portland Events and Activities already on your wall calendar! MusicfestNW, Oregon Brewers Festival, Feast, Portland Rose Festival, Adult Soap Box Derby, Shamrock Run, First and Last Thursdays — these are just some of the great things... (read more)

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Out Stealing Horses
Out Stealing Horses
by Per Petterson
Staff Pick
Hailed by critics across the globe, showered with awards, Out Stealing Horses is a book that true lovers of the written word will hold close to their hearts. With its captivating prose and characters who burrow under your skin and refuse to come out, Per... (read more)

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The Lonely Polygamist
The Lonely Polygamist
by Brady Udall
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Featured in Indiespensable Volume 18! Powell's subscription club offers signed first editions, exclusive content, and unique handpicked gifts. Read about this shipment on our blog!... (read more)

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The Big Book of Boy Stuff
The Big Book of Boy Stuff
by Bart King
Staff Pick
This book is such a hit we can hardly keep it in stock. Get you copy now because we can't guarantee we will have more next week! Bart King, local author and middle school teacher knows boys all too well and gives them exactly what they want—loads of... (read more)

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Nobody Move
Nobody Move
by Denis Johnson
Staff Pick
Denis Johnson never ceases to amaze, going from a National Book Award to this quick and dirty pulp novel — a transition that would seem strained if not for the evident ease with which he executes this diction switch. Must be read to be believed.... (read more)

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Tiny World Terrariums: A Step-By-Step Guide
Tiny World Terrariums: A Step-By-Step Guide
by Michelle Inciarrano and Katy Maslow
Staff Pick
In Tiny World Terrariums, Michelle Inciarrano and Katy Maslow — co-owners of Brooklyn's famed Twig Terrariums — offer readers all the tools necessary to create lovely, thriving terrariums of their own, and to bring each tiny world to life using... (read more)

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The Little Mermaid
The Little Mermaid
by Robert Sabuda
Staff Pick
Readers of all ages will marvel at the astonishing pop-ups in this retelling of the well-loved fairy tale. The intricate and innovative three-dimensional artwork cleverly leaps from the pages, beautifully bringing to life this delightful underwater... (read more)

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Infidel
Infidel
by Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Staff Pick
Ali's memoir Infidel reveals an extraordinary woman who survived a harrowing early life, fled to the Netherlands to escape an arranged marriage, and was elected to that country's Parliament before death threats landed her under 24-hour guard. Not every... (read more)

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Papertoy Monsters: Make Your Very Own Amazing Papertoys!
Papertoy Monsters: Make Your Very Own Amazing Papertoys!
by Brian Castleforte
Staff Pick
I dare you to flip through Papertoy Monsters and not think, "Holy cow, this is perfect for [insert kid's name here]." Lurking within are 50 easy-to-assemble creatures, complete with detailed dossiers. Prepare to be enamored with the likes of Squidbeak... (read more)

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The Impossible Knife of Memory
The Impossible Knife of Memory
by Laurie Halse Anderson
Staff Pick
The cover art makes this look like a bleak book about survival. It is about survival, but The Impossible Knife of Memory is vivid, hopeful, and full of life. Anderson tackles tough subjects with her usual grace, avoiding the maudlin and cutting straight... (read more)

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How I Live Now
How I Live Now
by Meg Rosoff
Staff Pick
A gritty, funny, and widely influential novel (it caused quite a stir!) that I guarantee you'll read time and time again. Powerful and worthy of many re-readings.... (read more)

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Everything Ravaged, Everything Burned
Everything Ravaged, Everything Burned
by Wells Tower
Staff Pick
The long-awaited debut collection by Wells Tower does not disappoint. Full of masterful tales, brilliant humor, and soul-shattering pathos, Tower's work should place him at the forefront of American storytellers.... (read more)

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Collage Lab: Experiments, Investigations, and Exploratory Projects
Collage Lab: Experiments, Investigations, and Exploratory Projects
by Bee Shay
Staff Pick
Sometimes we need a little help getting started in a new craft, and that's why I recommend this title to anyone who feels intimidated about collage. Using the scientific method, Bee Shay introduces techniques for first-time collagers. You get an... (read more)

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Extreme Medicine: How Exploration Transformed Medicine in the Twentieth Century
Extreme Medicine: How Exploration Transformed Medicine in the Twentieth Century
by Kevin Fong
Review
"A medical thriller of the first order." Kirkus Reviews (starred)... (read more)

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Fifty Places to Hike before You Die: Outdoor Experts Share the World's Greatest Destinations
Fifty Places to Hike before You Die: Outdoor Experts Share the World's Greatest Destinations
by Chris Santella
Staff Pick
Sure, working at Powell's is pretty cool. But if I had my way, I would quit my job, toss this book in my rucksack, and hit the road to conquer all 50 treks outlined within. For now, I'll settle for some one-on-one time with this lush, detailed guide.... (read more)

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The Lathe of Heaven
The Lathe of Heaven
by Ursula K Le Guin
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In a future world racked by violence and environmental catastrophes, George Orr wakes up one day to discover that his dreams have the ability to alter reality. He seeks help from Dr. William Haber, a psychiatrist who immediately grasps the power George... (read more)

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Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell
Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell
by Susanna Clarke
Staff Pick
I know you shouldn't recommend books that you are only halfway through, but this is such a lush tapestry of a book I can't resist. Like a moist rich chocolate torte, Strange and Norrell is the sort of book you ration out to avoid finishing it too soon... (read more)

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Gluten Is My Bitch: Rants, Recipes, and Ridiculousness for the Gluten-Free
Gluten Is My Bitch: Rants, Recipes, and Ridiculousness for the Gluten-Free
by April Peveteaux
Staff Pick
Our bodies are complex, beautiful systems that can sometimes go rogue. Just when you thought you couldn't handle seeing one more person eat a cream-filled doughnut without you, April Peveteaux comes along and makes you laugh out loud at the absurdity of... (read more)

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Oracle Bones: A Journey Through Time in China (P.S.)
Oracle Bones: A Journey Through Time in China (P.S.)
by Peter Hessler
Staff Pick
From the acclaimed author of River Town comes a rare portrait, both intimate and epic, of twenty-first-century China as it opens its doors to the outside world.... (read more)

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The Shining Girls
The Shining Girls
by Lauren Beukes
Staff Pick
Lauren Beukes's extraordinary new mystery features a time-traveling serial killer and one of the most memorable heroines I've ever encountered. The Shining Girls is a compelling, oddly beautiful read from an original voice.... (read more)

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