Philip's Staff Picks

Lincoln in the Bardo Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780812995343
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Published: Random House - February 14th, 2017

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - The long-awaited first novel from the author of Tenth of December a moving and original father-son story featuring none other than Abraham Lincoln, as well as an unforgettable cast of supporting characters, living and dead, historical and invented

One of Entertainment Weekly's 10 Best Books of 2017 So Far


We Have Always Lived in the Castle Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143129547
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Published: Penguin Books - October 18th, 2016

Part of the Penguin Orange Collection, a limited-run series of twelve influential and beloved American classics in a bold series design offering a modern take on the iconic Penguin paperback

Winner of the 2016 AIGA + Design Observer 50 Books - 50 Covers competition


The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802121998
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Published: Grove Press - October 8th, 2013

"Alexie's prose startles and dazzles with unexpected, impossible-to-anticipate moves. These are cultural love stories, and we laugh on every page with a fist tight around our hearts."--The Boston Globe


Seven Brief Lessons on Physics Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780399184413
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Published: Riverhead Books - March 1st, 2016

Instant New York Times Bestseller

"One of the year's most entrancing books about science."--The Wall Street Journal

"Clear, elegant...a whirlwind tour of some of the biggest ideas in physics."--The New York Times Book Review


The Left Hand of Darkness Cover Image
By Ursula K. Le Guin, Neil Gaiman (Introduction by)
$25.00
ISBN: 9780143111597
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Published: Penguin Books - October 25th, 2016

A deluxe hardcover edition of the queen of science fiction's trailblazing novel about a planet full of genderless beings--part of Penguin Galaxy, a collectible series of six sci-fi/fantasy classics, featuring a series introduction by Neil Gaiman

Winner of the AIGA + Design Observer 50 Books - 50 Covers competition


The Collected Stories Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780374530280
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Published: Farrar Straus Giroux - April 3rd, 2007

This reissue of Grace Paley's classic collection a finalist for the National Book Award demonstrates her rich use of language as well as her extraordinary insight into and compassion for her characters, moving from the hilarious to the tragic and back again.


Bear Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9780879236670
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Published: David R. Godine Publisher - October 1st, 2002

A mousy librarian is called to a remote Canadian island to inventory the estate of a secretive Colonel whose most surprising secret is a bear who keeps the librarian company--shocking company.


Cat's Cradle Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780385333481
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Published: Dial Press - September 8th, 1998

Cat's Cradle is Kurt Vonnegut's satirical commentary on modern man and his madness. An apocalyptic tale of this planet's ultimate fate, it features a midget as the protagonist, a complete, original theology created by a calypso singer, and a vision of the future that is at once blackly fatalistic and hilariously funny.