Kimberly

   Meet Kimberly: Queen Anne resident, QABC Super Fan, and our newest bookseller. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nothing to See Here Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062913463
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Published: Ecco - October 29th, 2019

Molly: The True Story of the Amazing Dog Who Rescues Cats Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250204776
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Published: Celadon Books - October 8th, 2019

Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks Cover Image
By Jason Reynolds, Alexander Nabaum (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481438285
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - October 8th, 2019

If You Give a Pig the White House: A Parody for Adults Cover Image
By Faye Kanouse, Amy Zhing (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250256416
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Published: Castle Point Books - October 1st, 2019

This parody is perfect for adult fans of the children's picture book series, "If You Give A Mouse A Cookie".  You will laugh, possibly cry, and if you are like me you will breathe a sigh of relief when it is all over.  The illustrations are filled with detail to deepen the laughs (or tears).  In the end it is a comforting reminder that "this too shall pass."


Akin Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316491990
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - September 10th, 2019

Red at the Bone: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525535270
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 17th, 2019

A Better Man: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250066213
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Published: Minotaur Books - August 27th, 2019

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Naturally Tan: A Memoir Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250208668
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Published: St. Martin's Press - June 4th, 2019

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The Honey Bus: A Memoir of Loss, Courage and a Girl Saved by Bees Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780778307785
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Published: Park Row - April 2nd, 2019

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The Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250313577
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Published: Flatiron Books - April 23rd, 2019

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Maybe You Should Talk to Someone: A Therapist, HER Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781328662057
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - April 2nd, 2019

My experience reading this memoir is reminiscent of a fantastic visit with my closest of friends: heartwarming, comforting, funny, uplifting, motivational. Lori Gottlieb’s journey of personal discovery along her path of becoming a therapist is at turns vulnerable, self-effacing, and humorous. Her stories illuminate how we naturally evolve and grow emotionally alongside those to whom we actively and deeply listen. 


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Save Me the Plums: My Gourmet Memoir Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781400069996
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Published: Random House - April 2nd, 2019

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Unthinkable: An Extraordinary Journey Through the World's Strangest Brains Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062391179
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Published: Ecco - June 4th, 2019

There There Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525436140
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Published: Vintage - May 7th, 2019

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Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780399588198
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - February 12th, 2019

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Educated: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399590504
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Published: Random House - February 20th, 2018

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The Line Tender Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780735231603
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Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - April 16th, 2019

During the summer in her coastal New England hometown, 13-year-old Lucy Everheart discovers how to survive profound change through the love of her neighbors and friends, her clever wit, and a new passion for exploring the biology of great white sharks. Rich, tender, and fascinating this my new favorite book!


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Other Words for Home Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062747808
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Published: Balzer + Bray - May 28th, 2019

In this relatable story, 12-year-old Jude learns how to reconcile her feelings of simultaneous happiness and sadness as a result of moving from her home town in Syria to her new home in the Cincinnati. It is a story of kindness, prejudice, and the triumph of believing in yourself. Lovely and inspiring.


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Calypso Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316392426
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Published: Back Bay Books - June 4th, 2019

My face hurts every time I reread this book!  If I am not grinning or giggling I am guffawing.  David's vulnerability and love for his family abound in equal measure to his humor in this collection of personal essays revolving around health, family and mortality.  Once again David Sedaris has written a book that has me coming back for more.


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The Field Guide to the North American Teenager Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062824110
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Published: Balzer + Bray - January 8th, 2019

What a fun read! Norris is a self-described Black French Canadian teenager who moves from Canada to its polar opposite: Austin, Texas. Norris's lightning-quick wit and acerbic cynicism had me laughing through every chapter while he navigates the classic stereotypes and humiliations of high school.  Through his journey, he discovers the profound truth of who he is and who his new classmates are ... possibly friends.


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The Moon Within Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338283372
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Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - February 26th, 2019

I am deeply moved by this lovely, sensitive, reverent middle grade novel! If you have a tweenager in your life, I consider The Moon Within a must-read. All of the feelings of being awkward, self-conscious, and conflicted during puberty are elegantly uncovered as the adolescent characters ask themselves, “How do I see myself?” and “How do I want to be seen and acknowledged by my friends, family, and community?” The heartfelt intentionality of the parents to genuinely see and honor the two main adolescent characters is inspiring– as are the youths as they find the courage to stand in their truth and stand up for one another. 


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Failing Up: How to Take Risks, Aim Higher, and Never Stop Learning Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250139962
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - March 27th, 2018

This is one of my top two favorite books to celebrate a graduation or to encourage you to take that next big step. Leslie Odom J.R. offers usable guidance, encouragement, and inspiration for teens and adults who feel they are on the cusp of something big. Postive, empowering and motivating; I felt like Leslie was my own personal cheerleader reminding me of the positive steps I have already taken and what I already know to spur me on to my goal.


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Artemis: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780553448146
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Published: Broadway Books - July 3rd, 2018

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Spoonbenders: A novel Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780525432418
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Published: Vintage - June 26th, 2018

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Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781594634727
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 27th, 2016

This is one of my two favorite books to give as a graduation present, or for anyone ready to "take the next step". Balancing between cheerful pragmatism and soulful spirituality, Gilbert inspires us to uncover the "strange jewels" that are hidden within each of us: pursue a dream long deferred, or simply allow more passion and mindfulness into our everyday life. Big Magic illuminates the of wonder and joy of creativity.


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Paris to the Moon Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780375758232
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - September 11th, 2001

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Train Go Sorry: Inside a Deaf World Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780679761655
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Published: Vintage - April 25th, 1995

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A Time to Dance Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780147514400
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Published: Speak - May 12th, 2015

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Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780345505347
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Published: Ballantine Books - October 6th, 2009

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Homebase Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780295988160
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Published: University of Washington Press - April 15th, 2008

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Hover Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781939678133
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Published: Tebot Bach - March 3rd, 2015

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American Knees Cover Image
By Shawn Wong, Jeffrey F. L. Partridge (Introduction by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9780295984964
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Published: University of Washington Press - April 1st, 2005

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Bronze and Sunflower Cover Image
By Cao Wenxuan, Meilo So (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781536206371
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Published: Candlewick - April 24th, 2019

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Time out of Time: Book Two: The Telling Stone Cover Image
$8.95
ISBN: 9781419719165
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - May 10th, 2016

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Time out of Time: Book One: Beyond the Door Cover Image
$7.95
ISBN: 9781419714931
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - May 12th, 2015

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The Mitten Cover Image
By Jan Brett, Jan Brett (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399252969
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - October 5th, 2009

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The Snow Child: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316175661
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Published: Back Bay Books - November 6th, 2012