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IN ADDITION TO OUR USUAL HOURS, PLEASE NOTE OUR EXTENDED SUNDAY HOURS TO HELP YOU FINISH YOUR HOLIDAY SHOPPING:
THIS SUNDAY, DEC 17:
10AM-9PM
NEXT SUNDAY, DEC 24: 9AM-5PM

THE WILLIAMS ELEMENTARY PTO WILL BE GIFT-WRAPPING FOR TIPS THIS WEEKEND AS WELL.

We’ve put up our annual Author Holiday Recommendations display.  Come see what Mona Awad, Douglas Bauer, Ken Calhoun, Ben Fountain, Atul Gawande, Julia Glass, Meredith Goldstein, Annie Hartnett, Amy Hempel, Ann Hood, Owen King, Marianne Leone, Jonathan Lethem, Margot Livesey, Victor Lodato, Nina MacLaughlin, Claire Messud, Tova Mirvis, Stuart Nadler, Tom Perrotta, Heidi Pitlor, James Scott, Elizabeth Searle, Karen Shepard, Jessica Treadway, Laura van den Berg, Sarai Walker, and Jonathan Wilson are giving for the holidays. Some teasers:

Gregory Maguire, author of WICKED and HIDDENSEE, is giving RECKLESS DAUGHTER: A PORTRAIT OF JONI MITCHELL by David Yaff

and Z.Z. Packer, author of DRINKING COFFEE ELSEWHERE, is giving WHAT IT MEANS WHEN A MAN FALLS FROM THE SKY by Lesley Nneke Arimah.

OUR HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE IS NOW AVAILABLE IN-STORE.  HERE’S A PREVIEW OF WHAT YOU’LL FIND:

For Someone Who Needs a Great Story (or, Everyone)…

Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

Exit West by Mohsin Hamid

Pachinko by Min Jin Lee

White Tears by Hari Kunzru

Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward

The Ministry of Utmost Happiness by Arundhati Roy

Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan

What We Lose by Zinzi Clemmons

The Idiot by Elif Batuman

Anything Is Possible by Elizabeth Strout

Augustown by Kei Miller

Mrs. Fletcher by Tom Perrotta

Moonglow by Michael Chabon

Swing Time by Zadie Smith

Improvement by Joan Silber

Ways to Disappear by Idra Novey

The Guineveres by Sarah Domet

The Burning Girl by Claire Messud

The Ninth Hour by Alice McDermott

Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

 

Fiction Stranger (mostly) Than Reality…

Future Home of the Living God by Louise Erdrich

The Power by Naomi Alderman

Borne by Jeff VanderMeer

The Bedlam Stacks by Natasha Pulley

The Stone Sky by N. K. Jemisin

The Hunting Accident: A True Story of Crime and Poetry by David L. Carlson

The Book of Dust by Philip Pullman

The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden

The Girl in the Tower by Katherine Arden

The City of Brass by S. A. Chakraborty

Autonomous by Annalee Newitz

Sleeping Beauties by Owen and Stephen King

A Closed and Common Orbit by Becky Chambers

American War by Omar El Akkad

The Changeling by Victor LaValle

Meddling Kids by Edgar Cantero

The Night Ocean by Paul La Farge

 

Historical Fiction

The Weight of Ink by Rachel Kadish

The Women in the Castle by Jessica Shattuck

The Secret Chord by Geraldine Brooks

To Capture What We Cannot Keep by Beatrice Colin

The Muralist by B. A. Shapiro

The Fortunate Ones by Ellen Umansky

The Address by Fiona Davis

We Were Strangers Once by Betsy Carter

The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

Mr. Dickens and His Carol by Samantha Silva

Love and Other Consolation Prizes by Jamie Ford

Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

Mrs. Osmond by John Banville

The Chilbury Ladies’ Choir by Jennifer Ryan

Enchantress of Numbers by Jennifer Chiaverini

A Column of Fire by Ken Follett

The Alice Network by Kate Quinn

Freya by Anthony Quinn

Grace by Natashia Deon

The Honeymoon by Dinitia Smith

The Twelve-Mile Straight by Eleanor Henderson

The World of Tomorrow by Brendan Mathews

The Revolution of Marina M. by Janet Fitch

The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See

The Last Painting of Sara de Vos by Dominc Smith