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The Pact: A Love Story (P.S.)

Jodi Picoult

Cody and Meg were inseparable... Until they werent.   When her best friend, Meg, drinks a bottle of industrial-strength cleaner alone in a motel room, Cody is understandably shocked and devastated. She and Meg shared everything—so how was... (read more)

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Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail (Vintage)

Cheryl Strayed

I know this title is everywhere right now. I was very fortunate to get an advanced copy, and I immediately fell in love. Why? Well, like many, my favorite books are those that seem to have been written just for me. I deeply understood the raw ache of... (read more)

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How to Live: Or a Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer

Sarah Bakewell

Winner of the 2010 National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography How to get along with people, how to deal with violence, how to adjust to losing someone you love—such questions arise in most people’s lives. They are all versions of a... (read more)

Portland Bridges
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Elegant Arches, Soaring Spans: C.B. McCullough, Oregon's Master Bridge Builder

Robert W Hadlow

Conde McCullough ranks as a modern bridge builder of national and international acclaim. This definitive biography traces the professional life of a brilliant engineer whose legacy lies in the nearly six hundred bridges he designed and built in Oregon... (read more)

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The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration

Isabel Wilkerson

The Warmth of Other Suns is a fascinating epic narrative of the Great Migration by the brilliant and beautiful Pulitzer Prize-winning author Isabel Wilkerson.... (read more)

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I Could Pee on This: And Other Poems by Cats

Francesco Marciuliano

Cat lovers will laugh out loud at the quirkiness of their feline friends with these insightful and curious poems from the singular minds of housecats. In this hilarious book of tongue-in-cheek poetry, the author of the internationally syndicated comic... (read more)

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The Orphan Master's Son: A Novel of North Korea

Adam Johnson

An epic novel that elevates its acclaimed author to a whole new level, The Orphan Master’s Son is a stunning work of fiction that follows a young man’s undercover journey in the world’s most mysterious dictatorship, North Korea. Pak Jun... (read more)

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Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk: A Modest Bestiary

David Sedaris

Sedaris diverges from his usual essays to give us a book of fables. Like all good fables and fairy tales, they're pretty gruesome and horrifying, and there's most always a moral to be found. These include a healthy dose of charm and wit, though. Ian... (read more)

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