July 2015


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Roller Girl By Victoria Jamieson Cover Image
ISBN: 9780803740167
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Published: Dial Books - March 10th, 2015

Twelve-year-old Astrid has a new passion: Roller Derby! From the first moment she lays eyes on the fierce, vibrant women of the roller derby she knows she has to be one of them. Trouble is, she can't skate, she can't hit, and her best friend has totally ditched her for dance camp. She needs to get tougher, stronger, and fearless!




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Fallout (Lois Lane) By Gwenda Bond, Bob Lentz (Cover Design by) Cover Image
By Gwenda Bond, Bob Lentz (Cover Design by)
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ISBN: 9781630790059
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Published: Switch Press - January 1st, 2015

Lois Lane can’t stand by when she sees potentially supernatural bullying in her new high school. With the help of her mysterious internet friend, SmallvilleGuy, and her new snazzy new reporting job, she is determined to uncover what’s really going on. This is an fantastic new take on one of DC Comics’ most enduring characters!




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The Shepherd's Life: Modern Dispatches from an Ancient Landscape By James Rebanks Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250060242
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Flatiron Books - May 12th, 2015

In prose as sparse and rugged as the Lakeland fells, Rebanks takes us through the year of sheep farming in this idyllic corner of Britain. A memoir of the hardships of the farming life, it is also a moving testament to the value of tradition, rural community, and shared land over tourism and cultural urbanism.




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Ban En Banlieue By Bhanu Kapil Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781937658243
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Published: Nightboat Books - January 15th, 2015

This dense and beautiful book touches a wide range of topics including gender, race, violence, and art, taking the first few moments of a riot and meditating and expanding on them until the moment touches so much more. The act of creation, of poetry, of storytelling is the centerpiece of Kapil’s brilliant book, so I highly recommend this for writers and other artists.




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The City & The City: A Novel By China Miéville Cover Image
ISBN: 9780345497529
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Published: Del Rey - April 27th, 2010

One of the greatest minds in fantastical worldbuilding presents his most striking world concept to date: two hostile cities occupying a single point on the map, simultaneously visible and invisible to each other, divided as much by mental conditioning as by their strange conjoined geography. Is this science fiction, or more real a world than we care to admit?




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How to Get Dressed: A Costume Designer's Secrets for Making Your Clothes Look, Fit, and Feel Amazing By Alison Freer Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781607747062
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Published: Ten Speed Press - April 14th, 2015

A Hollywood costumer designer shares insider tips on getting the most out of your wardrobe, from the many uses of double-sided tape to keeping old clothes in good shape.




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Meal in a Mug: 80 Fast, Easy Recipes for Hungry People—All You Need Is a Mug and a Microwave By Denise Smart Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781476798141
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Published: Atria Books - June 16th, 2015

If you're like me, and love to eat but hate cooking and cleaning, this is the cookbook you’ve been waiting for! Delicious, healthy single serving meals that take less than 20 minutes to prepare and don’t use anything that can’t be put in the dishwasher. I recommend the scrambled eggs!




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