NB + KVON: Books Talked About 11/10/17

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The Revenge of Analog: Real Things and Why They Matter Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781610398213
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Published: PublicAffairs - October 24th, 2017

One of Michiko Kakutani's (New York Times) top ten books of 2016


The River of Consciousness Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780385352567
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Published: Knopf - October 24th, 2017

From the best-selling author of Gratitude, On the Move, and Musicophilia, a collection of essays that displays Oliver Sacks's passionate engagement with the most compelling and seminal ideas of human endeavor: evolution, creativity, memory, time, consciousness, and experience.


The Juhu Beach Club Cookbook: Indian Spice, Oakland Soul Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780762462452
Availability: Special Order
Published: Running Press Adult - October 31st, 2017

"What Preeti Mistry does on the page is as delicious and exciting as what she does in her restaurant." -- Anthony Bourdain

Vibrant and unexpected, The Juhu Beach Club Cookbook is a bold take on Indian food from Oakland-based James Beard Award nominee Preeti Mistry.


In the Midst of Winter: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501178139
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Atria Books - October 31st, 2017

New York Times Bestseller

Worldwide bestselling “dazzling storyteller” (Associated Press) Isabel Allende returns with a sweeping novel about three very different people who are brought together in a mesmerizing story that journeys from present-day Brooklyn to Guatemala in the recent past to 1970s Chile and Brazil.

In the Midst of Winter begins with a


Love, Santa Cover Image
By Martha Brockenbrough, Lee White (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780545700306
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Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - September 26th, 2017

In a series of letters, a young girl writes to Santa to ask about the North Pole, Mrs. Claus, and of course, Christmas goodies. Year after year, Santa writes back, and a heartwarming relationship develops, until one year, the girl writes to her mother instead: Mom, are you Santa? Her mother responds to say that no, she is not Santa.