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NB + KVON radio 11/1/19

Joined by Napa County Poet Laureat Jeremy Benson! We spoke about upcoming poetry events.

50 Hikes with Kids California Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781604698701
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Published: Timber Press - October 29th, 2019

A Love of Nature Starts Here!
 
California kids live in a magnificent natural playground, and 50 Hikes with Kids California helps them explore its beaches, deserts, mountains, and forests. Scavenger hunts for every hike make it fun for families to learn about the region’s geology, flora, and fauna.


NB + KVON radio 10/18/19

Feel the Wild Cover Image
By Daniel Fox (Photographer)
$40.00
ISBN: 9781771603713
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Published: Rocky Mountain Books Incorporated - October 22nd, 2019

Feel the Wild is an intimate and powerful story about Nature and our relationship with it, told through stunning photography and thought-provoking writing.

To "Feel the Wild" is to connect with the wilderness - the untamed Nature, the untamed Us, the essence of Life, through all of our senses and experience everything it has to offer - the physical, the emotional, the philosophical


Olive, Again (Oprah's Book Club): A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780812996548
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Published: Random House - October 15th, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB PICK • Pulitzer Prize winner Elizabeth Strout continues the life of her beloved Olive Kitteridge, a character who has captured the imaginations of millions.


salt slow Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781250224774
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Published: Flatiron Books - October 8th, 2019

A Most Anticipated Book (Time, Esquire, Buzzfeed, Refinery29)

From White Review Short Story Prize winner Julia Armfield, a brilliant, provocative debut story collection for fans of Carmen Maria Machado and Kelly Link.


Forest Feast Mediterranean: Vegetarian Small Plates Inspired by the Mediterranean Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781419738128
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - September 17th, 2019

The Day of the Dead: A Bilingual Celebration Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780823423811
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Published: Holiday House - June 1st, 2011

Follow two children as they celebrate their ancestors in this bilingual introduction to el Día de los Muertos-- the Day of the Dead!


NB + KVON radio 10/11/19

A Little More Red Sun on the Human: New & Selected Poems Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781643620114
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Published: Nightboat Books - October 15th, 2019

Conoley's selected poems assemble a shockingly varied body of work, comprising narrative, lyric, and fragmented forms. Her coruscating vibrant poems are informed by visual art and film, political engagement and playful linguistic constructions. Throughout, one can trace Conoley's obsessions and concerns: democracy, metaphysics, motherhood, gender and race, futurity and history.


Interrupted Geographies Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780996586474
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Published: Trio House Press - October 15th, 2017

Garbage Night at the Opera Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781886157842
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Published: BkMk Press of the University of Missouri-Kans - December 1st, 2012

Fiction. The linked stories in GARBAGE NIGHT AT THE OPERA depict an extended Italian-American family living collectively in one apartment building in Brooklyn, New York, across decades as their neighborhood suddenly loses the factory jobs that support it, languishes for a generation, then gentrifies.


Lay It on My Heart Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780151012589
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Published: Mariner Books - July 1st, 2014

It's summer in Kentucky, the low ceiling of August pressing down on Charmaine Peake and the town of East Winder. Charmaine and her mother get along better with a room between them, but they've been forced by circumstances to relocate to a tiny trailer by the river.


Lost Feast: Culinary Extinction and the Future of Food Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781770414358
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Published: ECW Press - October 8th, 2019

A rollicking exploration of the history and future of our favorite foods


United States of Distraction: Media Manipulation in Post-Truth America (and What We Can Do about It) (City Lights Open Media) Cover Image
By Mickey Huff, Nolan Higdon, Ralph Nader (Foreword by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780872867673
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Published: City Lights Books - August 20th, 2019

"Mickey Huff and Nolan Higdon emphasize what we can do today to restore the power of facts, truth, and fair, inclusive journalism as tools for people to keep political and corporate power subordinate to the engaged citizenry and the common good."--Ralph Nader


Call Down the Thunder: A Crime Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781770414792
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Published: ECW Press - October 15th, 2019

Desperate times call for desperate measures in Kalteis's lightning-fast crime caper story


The Mere Wife: A Novel Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781250214942
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Published: Picador - July 16th, 2019

New York Times bestselling author Maria Dahvana Headley presents a modern retelling of the literary classic Beowulf, set in American suburbia as two mothers—a housewife and a battle-hardened veteran—fight to protect those they love in The Mere Wife.


Undead Girl Gang Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780451478245
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Published: Razorbill - May 14th, 2019

"A fun, fast read...it will resonate with readers who dabble in any sort of arts, dark or otherwise." --NPR.org

"With a singular and hilariously cutting teen voice, UNDEAD GIRL GANG is sure to be one of the most talked-about YA novels of the year." --BookPage


NB + KVON radio 10/4/19

Elderhood: Redefining Aging, Transforming Medicine, Reimagining Life Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781620405468
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - June 11th, 2019

A New York Times bestseller
Longlisted for the Carnegie

As revelatory as Atul Gawande’s Being Mortal, physician and award-winning author Louise Aronson’s Elderhood is an essential, empathetic look at a vital but often disparaged stage of life.


The Secrets We Kept: A novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780525656159
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Published: Knopf - September 3rd, 2019

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER 
A HELLO SUNSHINE x REESE WITHERSPOON BOOK CLUB PICK


Wine Tasting Notes: 30 tear-out sheets for your next get-together (Stocking Stuffer, Wine Drinker's Gift, Hostess Gift) Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781452174235
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Published: Chronicle Books - October 1st, 2019

This fun pad of 30 wine tasting mats is perfect for throwing a big bacchanalia or a few small get-togethers. Each tear sheet has four spots for wineglasses as well as blank lines for jotting down notes, offering a no-fuss approach to throwing an at-home wine tasting with friends.

• A streamlined wine tasting activity pad for adults


Tartine: A Classic Revisited: 68 All-New Recipes + 55 Updated Favorites (Baking Cookbooks, Pastry Books, Dessert Cookbooks, Gifts for Pastry Chefs) Cover Image
By Elisabeth M. Prueitt, Chad Robertson, Alice Waters (Foreword by), Gentl + Hyers (Photographs by)
$40.00
ISBN: 9781452178738
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Published: Chronicle Books - October 1st, 2019

The New York Times "Best Cookbooks of Fall 2019"
House Beautiful's "Amazing New Cookbooks that also look Delicious on Your Shelf"


The Last True Poets of the Sea Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368048088
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - October 1st, 2019

From a stunning new voice in YA literature comes an epic, utterly unforgettable contemporary novel about a lost shipwreck, a missing piece of family history, and weathering the storms of life.

"Profound and page-turning."
--Madeline Miller, #1 New York Times best-selling author of Circe


Frankly in Love Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781984812209
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 10th, 2019

An Instant New York Times Bestseller and #1 Indie Bestseller!

Two friends. One fake dating scheme. What could possibly go wrong?


NB + KVON radio 9/27/19

The Green New Deal: Why the Fossil Fuel Civilization Will Collapse by 2028, and the Bold Economic Plan to Save Life on Earth Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250253200
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Published: St. Martin's Press - September 10th, 2019

An urgent plan to confront climate change, transform the American economy, and create a green post-fossil fuel culture.


On Fire: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982129910
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 17th, 2019

#1 international and New York Times bestselling author Naomi Klein, author of The Shock Doctrine and This Changes Everything, makes the case for a Green New Deal—explaining how bold climate action can be a blueprint for a just and thriving society.

For more than twenty years, Naomi Klein has been the foremost chronicler of the economic war waged on both peo


The Water Dancer (Oprah's Book Club): A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399590597
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Published: One World - September 24th, 2019

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB PICK • From the National Book Award–winning author of Between the World and Me, a boldly conjured debut novel about a magical gift, a devastating loss, and an underground war for freedom.


Out of Darkness, Shining Light: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982110338
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Published: Scribner - September 10th, 2019

“Engrossing, beautiful, and deeply imaginative, Out of Darkness, Shining Light is a novel that lends voice to those who appeared only as footnotes in history, yet whose final, brave act of loyalty and respect changed the course of it.


East Bay Cooks: Signature Recipes from the Best Restaurants, Bars, and Bakeries Cover Image
$32.99
ISBN: 9781773270661
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Published: Figure 1 Publishing - September 10th, 2019

The East Bay has always remained true to itself. It includes Oakland, the most ethnically diverse population in the nation; Berkeley, the birthplace of the Free Speech Movement; the island of Alameda with its artisan breweries, wineries, and distilleries; and the Livermore Valley, one of California's oldest winemaking regions.


NB + KVON radio 9/13/19

Happy 6th Anniversary to Napa Bookmine!!

Refugees in America: Stories of Courage, Resilience, and Hope in Their Own Words Cover Image
By Lee T. Bycel, Ishmael Beah (Foreword by)
$26.95
ISBN: 9781978806214
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Published: Rutgers University Press - September 13th, 2019

It is not an easy road—but hope is the oxygen of my life.  These insightful words of Meron Semedar, a refugee from Eritrea, reflect the feelings of the eleven men and women featured in this book.  These refugees  share their extraordinary experiences  of fleeing oppression, violence and war in their home countries in search of a better life in the United States.


Accessory to War: The Unspoken Alliance Between Astrophysics and the Military Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780393357462
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 3rd, 2019

In this far-reaching foray into the millennia-long relationship between science and military power, acclaimed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and co-author Avis Lang examine how the methods and tools of astrophysics have been enlisted in the service of war.


The Dearly Beloved: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781982104528
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Published: Simon & Schuster - August 13th, 2019

“This gentle, gorgeously written book may be one of my favorites ever.” —Jenna Bush Hager (A Today show “Read with Jenna” Book Club Selection!)

“A thoughtful, beautiful multigenerational novel about love, God, jealousy, and friendship.” —Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat, Pray, Love

“A moving portra


Wine Folly: Magnum Edition: The Master Guide Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780525533894
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Published: Avery - September 25th, 2018

JAMES BEARD AWARD WINNER   •   The expanded wine guide from the creators of WineFolly.com, packed with new information for devotees and newbies alike.


Hungry Jim: (Children's Emotion Books, Animal Books for Kids, Funny Children Books) Cover Image
By Laurel Snyder, Chuck Groenink (By (artist))
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452149875
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Published: Chronicle Books - September 3rd, 2019

"In this clever tribute to Maurice Sendak, Snyder and Groenink gleefully subvert picture book norms by embracing the beastliest behavior." Publishers Weekly, Starred Review


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