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Pages in the Pub Selections 2023

 

Attended Pages in the Pub but didn't place an order? Couldn't make it but want to contribute to the library's fundraiser? Order any of the books below before midnight on November 30th and 20% of your purchase will be donated to the Norwich Public Library!

The Book of (More) Delights: Essays By Ross Gay Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781643753096
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Published: Algonquin Books - September 19th, 2023

**Named a Best Book of the Year by The Boston Globe, Garden & Gun, Electric Literature, and St.


A Handmade Life: In Search of Simplicity By William Coperthwaite, Peter Forbes (Photographer), John Saltmarsh Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781933392479
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - April 1st, 2007

William Coperthwaite is a teacher, builder, designer, and writer who for many years hasexplored the possibilities of true simplicity on a homestead on the north coast of Maine.


West of the Sea By Stephanie Willing Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593465578
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - August 15th, 2023

Tae Keller meets Tracey Baptiste in a tale of generational trauma, told with a cryptozoological twist.


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The Swifts: A Dictionary of Scoundrels By Beth Lincoln, Claire Powell (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Beth Lincoln, Claire Powell (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593533239
Availability: Usually Available in 2-10 Business Days
Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - February 7th, 2023

Instant New York Times Bestseller!

Knives Out feel by way of Lemony Snicket…This archly told, never muddled debut whodunit reveals a roster of distinct characters, a labyrinthine setting and plot, and a mystery that is as clever as its heroine.” – Publishers Weekly, starred review


Watership Down: The Graphic Novel By Richard Adams, James Sturm (Adapted by), Joe Sutphin (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Richard Adams, James Sturm (Adapted by), Joe Sutphin (Illustrator)
$26.99
ISBN: 9781984857200
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Published: Ten Speed Graphic - October 17th, 2023

A beautiful and faithful graphic novel adaptation of Richard Adams’s beloved story of a group of rabbits on an epic journey in search of home.

“Every rabbit that stays behind is in great danger. We will welcome any rabbit who joins us.”


Gather By Kenneth M. Cadow Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536231113
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Published: Candlewick - October 3rd, 2023

A 2023 National Book Award Finalist
A Michael L. Printz Honor Book

"Arguably one of the finest novels of the year."—Booklist (starred review)

A resourceful teenager in rural Vermont struggles to hold on to the family home while his mom recovers from addiction in this striking debut novel.


Looking for Alaska By John Green Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780142402511
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Published: Penguin Books - December 28th, 2006

The award-winning, genre-defining debut from John Green, the #1 bestselling author of The Anthropocene Reviewed and The Fault in Our Stars


Don't Worry, Wuddles By Lita Judge, Lita Judge (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Lita Judge, Lita Judge (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781665916769
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - September 26th, 2023

In this snowy day picture book, a kindhearted but overeager duckling tries to be helpful by sharing Wuddles the sheep’s wool to make sure all their animal friends stay warm—but will there be enough for Wuddles?

Snow is coming, and the barnyard animals are preparing for the cold. Duckling has an excellent idea!


Snacking Bakes: Simple Recipes for Cookies, Bars, Brownies, Cakes, and More By Yossy Arefi Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780593579176
Availability: Backordered (email to check availability)
Published: Clarkson Potter - November 7th, 2023

60 accessible, anytime recipes for delectable cookies, cakes, brownies, and bars that need only one bowl and easy-to-find ingredients, from the award-winning author of Snacking Cakes


I Dream of Dinner (so You Don't Have To): Low-Effort, High-Reward Recipes: A Cookbook By Ali Slagle Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780593232514
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Published: Clarkson Potter - April 12th, 2022

JAMES BEARD AWARD NOMINEE • 150 fast and flexible recipes to use what you have and make what you want, from New York Times contributor Ali Slagle


Thinking Again: A Diary By Jan Morris Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781631496929
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Published: Liveright - January 5th, 2021

Jan Morris, one of “Britain’s greatest living writers” (Times, UK), returns with this whimsical yet deeply affecting volume on life as a redoubtable nonagenarian.


The Shepherd's Life: Modern Dispatches from an Ancient Landscape By James Rebanks Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250060266
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Published: Flatiron Books - September 27th, 2016

The New York Times bestseller and International Phenomenon
One of the Top Ten Books of 2015, Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times.

"It's bloody marvelous." - Helen Macdonald, New York Times bestselling author of H IS FOR HAWK


The Farmer's Wife: My Life in Days By Helen Rebanks Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780785290483
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Published: Harper Horizon - September 19th, 2023

A heartfelt, unvarnished reflection on the power of domestic life.


Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood By Trevor Noah Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780399588198
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Published: One World - February 12th, 2019

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • More than one million copies sold! A “brilliant” (Lupita Nyong’o, Time), “poignant” (Entertainment Weekly), “soul-nourishing” (USA Today) memoir about coming of age during the twilight of apartheid
 


Hello Stranger: A Novel By Katherine Center Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781250283788
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Published: St. Martin's Press - July 11th, 2023

The glorious novel from the beloved author whose bright, hopelessly romantic New York Times bestsellers have been called “My perfect 10 of a book” (Emily Henry) and cheered for their “speedy pacing and sexual tension for miles” (People).

Love may be blind. But what if . . . what you see isn't what you get?


The Housekeeper and the Professor: A Novel By Yoko Ogawa Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780312427801
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Published: Picador - February 3rd, 2009

Yoko Ogawa's The Housekeeper and the Professor is an enchanting story about what it means to live in the present, and about the curious equations that can create a family.

He is a brilliant math Professor with a peculiar problem—ever since a traumatic head injury, he has lived with only eighty minutes of short-term memory.


Late Bloomers: A Novel By Deepa Varadarajan Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593498026
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - May 2nd, 2023

An Indian American family is turned upside down when the parents split up thirty-six years into their arranged marriage​ in this “heartwarming journey of self-discovery” (Southern Living).

“Touching . . . both funny and moving—a family drama the entire family can enjoy.”—Reader’s Digest


On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous: A Novel By Ocean Vuong Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525562047
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Published: Penguin Books - June 1st, 2021

The instant New York Times Bestseller • Nominated for the 2019 National Book Award for Fiction

“A lyrical work of self-discovery that’s shockingly intimate and insistently universal…Not so much briefly gorgeous as permanently stunning.” —Ron Charles, The Washington Post


A Visit from the Goon Squad: Pulitzer Prize Winner By Jennifer Egan Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780307477477
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Published: Anchor - March 22nd, 2011

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE WINNER With music pulsing on every page, this startling, exhilarating novel of self-destruction and redemption "features characters about whom you come to care deeply as you watch them doing things they shouldn't, acting gloriously, infuriatingly human" (The Chicago Tribune).


Embassy Wife: A Novel By Katie Crouch Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9781250849328
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Published: Picador - June 28th, 2022

"A smart, sparkling novel that is one part social satire, one part travelogue . . . Comical and cool.” Oprah Daily

In Katie Crouch's thrilling novel Embassy Wife, two women abroad search for the truth about their husbands—and their country.


The Bright Side Running Club: A novel of breast cancer, best friends, and jogging for your life. By Josie Lloyd Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781643859491
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Published: Alcove Press - February 8th, 2022

Josie Lloyd’s fearless novel is a tribute to the power of the human spirit in the face of hardship, based on the author’s own experience with cancer and community.
 
In the vein of Mary Ellen Taylor's Honeysuckle Season this “amazing, breathtaking, and inspiring” (Jenny Colgan) novel is full of hope and heart.


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All the Sinners Bleed: A Novel By S. A. Cosby Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250831910
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Published: Flatiron Books - June 6th, 2023

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • USA Today Bestseller • Washington Post’s The Twelve Best Thrillers of the Year • TIME’s 100 Must Read Books of the Year • Goodreads Choice Award Nominee • USA Today’s Best Reviewed Books of the Year • BookPage's Best Mystery of the Year • Publishers Weekly’s Best Books of the Year • New York Times Book Re


A Chateau Under Siege: A Bruno, Chief of Police Novel (Bruno, Chief of Police Series #16) By Martin Walker Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593319819
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Published: Knopf - August 29th, 2023

When an actor in a local play is attacked during a performance, Bruno must learn whether it was an accident, a crime of passion, or an assassination attempt with implications far beyond the small French village.


Bruno, Chief of Police: A Mystery of the French Countryside (Bruno, Chief of Police Series #1) By Martin Walker Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780307454690
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Published: Vintage - April 6th, 2010

The first installment in the delightful, internationally acclaimed series featuring Chief of Police Bruno.


Legends & Lattes: A Novel of High Fantasy and Low Stakes By Travis Baldree Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250886088
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Published: Tor Books - November 8th, 2022

An Instant New York Times Bestseller
A Barnes & Noble Best Book of 2022
A Library Reads Pick
An Indie Next Pick

A Goodreads Best Fantasy Choice Award Nominee

The much-beloved BookTok sensation, Travis Baldree's novel of high fantasy and low stakes.


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