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Cryptogram Ink
in store $10.00
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Simply Julia
Julia Turshen
Hardcover | Mar 2021
not in store $32.50
(available for order)
(releases Mar 2 2021)
We Run the Tides
Vendela Vida
Hardcover | Feb 2021
on order $26.99
(releases Feb 9 2021)
The Gilded Ones
Namina Forna
Hardcover | Feb 2021
not in store $18.99
(available for order)
(releases Feb 9 2021)
Milk Fed
Melissa Broder
Hardcover | Feb 2021
on order $26.00
(releases Feb 2 2021)
Four Lost Cities
Annalee Newitz
Hardcover | Feb 2021
on order $26.95
(releases Feb 2 2021)
Milo Imagines the World
Matt de la Pena
Hardcover | Feb 2021
on order $18.99
(releases Feb 2 2021)
How I Learned to Hate in Ohio
David Stuart MacLean
Hardcover | Jan 2021
on order $26.00
(releases Jan 19 2021)
The Beautiful Struggle (Adapted for Young Adults)
Ta-Nehisi Coates
Hardcover | Jan 2021
not in store $17.99
(available for order)
(releases Jan 12 2021)
Concrete Rose
Angie Thomas
Hardcover | Jan 2021
on order $19.99
(releases Jan 12 2021)
A Swim in a Pond in the Rain
George Saunders
Hardcover | Jan 2021
sold out $28.00
(on order)

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Current Status:
Our Northside storefront remains closed to walk-in traffic, but we’re now offering private shopping appointments for groups of up to five people; click here for details and booking. We’re also still shipping books out every day, doing contactless deliveries in the neighborhood, and offering curbside pickup Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 4pm - 7pm and Saturdays 11am - 2pm. You’re also always welcome to come to the door for books or puzzles during those curbside hours even if you haven’t ordered ahead. Click here for additional details on shipping, pickup, browsing the website, and more. Thank you for hanging in with us.
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A Downbound Dozen
Twelve Books We Loved from a Year We Did Not
10% off through 12/31
New York Times 10 Best of 2020
2020 National Book Award Winners
On Our Front Table: Fiction
On Our Front Table: Nonfiction
Views from Appalachia
Nifty / Gifty
Policing, Prison, Justice
As Seen on TV
Give and Take Care
The Extra Great Outdoors
Local Authors
(A Partial List)
Lost Art Press
Covington-Based Publisher of Books on Hand-Tool Woodworking
Regional Essentials
Cookbooks We Love
Card Sets