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New Arrivals
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Kitchen, Home, and Garden
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Introduction to Permaculture
Introduction to Permaculture
by Bill Mollison
Publisher Comments
Written to introduce readers to Permaculture concepts and design strategies. Topics include: energy efficient site analysis, planning and design methods, house placement, design for temperate, dry-land and tropical regions, urban Permaculture garden... (read more)

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Gifts under $10
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American Gods
American Gods
by Neil Gaiman
Publisher Comments
Shadow is a man with a past. But now he wants nothing more than to live a quiet life with his wife and stay out of trouble. Until he learns that she's been killed in a terrible accident.Flying home for the funeral, as a violent storm rocks the plane, a... (read more)

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Children and Young Adults
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The Polar Express
The Polar Express
by Chris Van Allsburg
Staff Pick
Could a bookseller's favorite book really be a children's Christmas picture book? I am often asked to name my favorite book — an impossible question to answer, really — and I find myself mentioning The Polar Express time and again (not without... (read more)

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Moleskine Notebooks General
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Moleskine Large Ruled Cahier
Moleskine Large Ruled Cahier
by Kikke Mcl710-bk
Synopsis
The Moleskine Cahiers are journals with a flexible heavy-duty cardboard cover in black with visible stitching on the spine. The last 16 sheets are detachable and there is a pocket for loose notes. Each set of 3 pieces includes the Moleskine history. With... (read more)

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Spirituality and Self Help
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Wherever You Go There You Are: Mindfulness Meditation in Everyday Life
Wherever You Go There You Are: Mindfulness Meditation in Everyday Life
by Jon Kabat-Zinn
Synopsis
Re-released on its tenth anniversary of publication, this book presents meditation as a natural activity that can be practiced anytime and anywhere, without props or trappings.... (read more)

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Science and Technology
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City of Quartz: Excavating the Future in Los Angeles
City of Quartz: Excavating the Future in Los Angeles
by Mike Davis
Publisher Comments
To its official boosters, "Los Angeles brings it all together." To its detractors, it is "The Big Nowhere." No one has better captured L.A.'s bizarre role as both utopia and dystopia than Davis, the author of this mordantly elegant and wide-ranging work... (read more)

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Adult Games
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Love Letter Card Game
Love Letter Card Game
by Tempest Games
Publisher Comments
In the wake of the queen's arrest, all the eligible young men of Tempest (and many not so young) seek to woo Princess Annette. Unfortunately, she has locked herself in the palace, and everyone must rely on those within the palace to bring their romantic... (read more)

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Travel
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Beyond the Sky and the Earth: A Journey Into Bhutan
Beyond the Sky and the Earth: A Journey Into Bhutan
by Jamie Zeppa
Publisher Comments
Jamie Zeppa was 24 when she left a stagnant life at home and signed a contract to teach for two years in the Buddhist hermit kingdom of Bhutan. Much more than just a travel memoir, Beyond the Sky and the Earth is the story of her... (read more)

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Literature
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Little Big Man
Little Big Man
by Thomas Berger
Publisher Comments
The truth is always made up of little particulars which sound ridiculous when repeated. So speaks Jack Crabb, the 111-year-old narrator of Thomas Berger's masterpiece of American fiction, Little Big Man. Berger claimed the Western as serious literature... (read more)

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Nonfiction
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Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal
Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal
by Eric Schlosser
Publisher Comments
Fast food has hastened the malling of our landscape, widened the chasm between rich and poor, fueled an epidemic of obesity, and propelled American cultural imperialism abroad. That's a lengthy list of charges, but here Eric Schlosser makes them stick... (read more)

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Sale Books
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Word Freak: Heartbreak, Triumph, Genius, and Obsession in the World of Competitive Scrabble Players
Word Freak: Heartbreak, Triumph, Genius, and Obsession in the World of Competitive Scrabble Players
by Stefan Fatsis
Publisher Comments
In 2001, Stefan Fatsis introduced readers to the underground world of competitive SCRABBLE, and the colorful characters for whom the game is life. Now, in a brand new preface and afterword, the author returns to this fascinating and diverse subculture... (read more)

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Used Books
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A Love Supreme: The Story of John Coltrane's Signature Album
A Love Supreme: The Story of John Coltrane's Signature Album
by Ashley Kahn
Publisher Comments
Bringing the same fresh and engaging approach to music that characterized his critically acclaimed Kind of Blue: The Making of the Miles Davis Masterpiece, Ashley Kahn has written an even more illuminating celebration of saxophone legend John Coltrane's... (read more)

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Bestsellers

Thursday,
April 17, 2014
Introduction to Permaculture
  1. Introduction to Permaculture
    by Bill Mollison
  2. American Gods
    by Neil Gaiman
  3. The Polar Express
    by Chris Van Allsburg
  4. Desert Solitaire: A Season in the Wilderness
    by Edward Abbey
  5. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter #4)
    by J. K. Rowling
Shelf Talkers, Staff Pick | March 24, 2014

Love Letter



It's the most fun you'll have with just 16 cards. Yep. Sixteen cards. Each player starts with one card; on their turn, they draw one card and decide... Continue »
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    Love Letter Card Game

    Tempest Games 0729220051042
Shelf Talkers, Staff Pick | March 24, 2014

Bananagrams



Every time we take this game with us on a trip, we end up giving it to the people we are visiting because they always fall in love with it. Just... Continue »
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    Bananagrams

    0856739001159
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