The Fictioning Horror Sale
 
 

Staff Picks


spacer

Get Staff Picks...

News, bestseller lists, special Powell's offers, and more in your inbox.

More info about our Subject Newsletters

Staff Picks
Ariel B.


There are 5 books in this aisle.

Featured Titles in Staff Picks - Ariel B.
Page 1 of 1

This Boy's Life: A Memoir
This Boy's Life: A Memoir
by Tobias Wolff
Publisher Comments
This unforgettable memoir, by one of our most gifted writers, introduces us to the young Toby Wolff, by turns tough and vulnerable, crafty and bumbling, and ultimately winning. Separated by divorce from his father and brother, Toby and his mother are... (read more)

List Price $15.95
Your price: $5.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Reasons for and Advantages of Breathing: Stories (P.S.)
Reasons for and Advantages of Breathing: Stories (P.S.)
by Lydia Peelle
Publisher Comments
"Lydia Peelle has given us a collection of stories so artfully constructed and deeply imagined they read like classics. It marks the beginning of what will surely be a long and beautiful career." —Ann Patchett In Reasons for and Advantages of... (read more)

Your price: $13.99
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks
The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks
by E. Lockhart
Publisher Comments
Frankie Landau-Banks at age 14: Debate Club. Her father's "bunny rabbit." A mildly geeky girl attending a highly competitive boarding school. Frankie Landau-Banks at age 15: A knockout figure. A sharp tongue. A chip on her shoulder. And a gorgeous... (read more)

List Price $9.99
Your price: $4.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Guillotine Card Game
Guillotine Card Game
by Wizards of the Coast
Publisher Comments
The revolutionary card game where you win by getting a head. This irreverent and humorous card game takes place during the French Revolution. Players represent rival guillotine operators vying for the best collection of noble heads over three rounds... (read more)

Your price: $14.99
Gifts - Miscellaneous

add to wish list


The Riots (Association of Writers and Writing Programs Award for Creative Nonfiction)
The Riots (Association of Writers and Writing Programs Award for Creative Nonfiction)
by Danielle Cadena Deulen
Staff Pick
The Riots is one of the most beautiful collections of personal essays I've found. Stories of confused youth, racial identity, love, abuse, and mental illness are punctuated by evocative vignettes and still lifes. Her prose is crisp and deliberate, and... (read more)

Your price: $18.95
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


There are 5 books in this aisle.

This way to more aisles in Staff Picks
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.