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Unidentified Suburban Object

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Unidentified Suburban Object By Mike Jung Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780545782272
Availability: Available to Order from Supplier: Arrives at Store in a Week(ish)
Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 30th, 2017

This is a delightful story about how a Korean American middle-grader, Chloe, feels about growing up in a town where no one else looks like her except for her family. It's hard to give a true and wonderful review w/out spoilage but what feels like a contemporary story at the beginning does take a turn into another genre that is quite exciting.

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Sailor Moon Eternal Edition 2

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Sailor Moon Eternal Edition 2 By Naoko Takeuchi Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781632361530
Availability: In Stock: Click Title to See if it's in CAMBRIDGE or BOSTON
Published: Kodansha Comics - November 13th, 2018

The best thing about this Sailor Moon edition is that you don't have to read them in order, so go ahead and jump in, and start "Fighting evil by moonlight [and] Winning love by daylight!

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The Night Circus

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The Night Circus By Erin Morgenstern Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780307744432
Availability: In Stock: Click Title to See if it's in CAMBRIDGE or BOSTON
Published: Anchor - July 3rd, 2012

This is a book that I always come back to every year. This story never leaves me. The characters are so familiar to me that I often wonder how they’re doing and what city they are in now. The way Erin Morgenstern writes is like nothing I’ve ever experienced and every time I read The Night Circus, I discover a new key detail that I missed before. To put it simply, this books is magic.

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Simplicity At Home

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Simplicity at Home: Japanese Rituals, Recipes, and Arrangements for Thoughtful Living By Yumiko Sekine, Jenny Wapner (With), Nao Shimizu (Photographs by) Cover Image
By Yumiko Sekine, Jenny Wapner (With), Nao Shimizu (Photographs by)
$27.50
ISBN: 9781797202952
Availability: In Stock: Click Title to See if it's in CAMBRIDGE or BOSTON
Published: Chronicle Books - February 9th, 2021

Outside of working at the bookstore, for the past year, like most of you, I've spent a huge amount of time at home. This thoughtful book helps me look at my space differently and reminds me that everything doesn't haven't to be overhauled to be a loving & comfortable space.

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While I Was Away

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While I Was Away By Waka T. Brown Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063017115
Availability: Available with a Delay: On Order at Supplier: Email online@portersquarebooks.com for More Info
Published: Quill Tree Books - January 26th, 2021

When Waka's mom suspects that she may be losing touch with her Japanese heritage and language, Waka is sent to live with her grandmother in Tokyo for a few months. This is a delightful memoir about trying to fit into the culture you were born into and the culture you've been brought up in, and finding harmony between the two.

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