Carpe Librum

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Special hours the next week
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Currently reading
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The Stan Lee challenge
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Subscription boxes
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Chat page
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+ Recommendations
The Quelling, by Barbara Barrow ($18)
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last updated Aug 27, 2019 08:52AM
Stolen Away, by Kristin Dearborn
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last updated Apr 30, 2019 04:00PM
The Crown of Zeus, by Christine Norris
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last updated Mar 29, 2019 04:33PM
99 cent books Stan Lee recommends
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last updated Feb 01, 2019 05:03AM
By the Time You Read This, I'll Be Dead ($2.99)
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last updated Jan 12, 2019 07:25PM
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+ Used books
New arrivals
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Last Days of the Sioux Nation ($4.99)
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last updated Apr 14, 2019 12:07PM
More used books coming!
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last updated Apr 14, 2019 07:25AM
In the Presence of Horses, by Barbara Dimmick
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last updated Mar 05, 2019 01:45PM
Books For Living, by Will Scwalbe
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last updated Mar 04, 2019 05:37PM
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+ New books
On sale: Abounding Might, by Melissa McShane
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last updated Aug 27, 2019 08:53AM
Sale on the new books!
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last updated Jun 13, 2019 05:15AM
Hellbender, by Jason Jack Miller ($4.99)
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last updated Apr 30, 2019 04:02PM
I Am The River, by T.E. Grau
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last updated Mar 09, 2019 10:55AM
Lord Byron's Prophecy, by Sean Eads
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last updated Mar 09, 2019 08:31AM
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+ LGBT fiction
Now and Then, by William Corlett ($2.99)
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last updated Apr 30, 2019 04:03PM
Now and Then, by William Corlett ($2.99)
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last updated Apr 14, 2019 09:09AM
Just listed: Lord Byron's Prophecy, by Sean Eads
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last updated Mar 11, 2019 07:27AM
Green, by Tom Baker ($20)
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last updated Mar 09, 2019 09:43AM
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+ Biographies
Real Queer America ($3.99)
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last updated Aug 11, 2019 09:16AM
Just discounted- Dewey: The Small Town Library Cat That Changed the World
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last updated May 06, 2019 06:59AM
Diary of a Bookseller, by Shaun Bythell ($19.99)
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last updated May 03, 2019 05:48PM
My Salinger Year, by Joanna Rakoff ($2.99)
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last updated Apr 30, 2019 04:13PM
My Life In Middlemarch ($4.99)
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last updated Apr 21, 2019 08:20AM
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+ Sci fi/fantasy
Just discounted- Dreams Made Flesh, by Anne Bishop
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last updated May 06, 2019 07:05AM
Suggested in Sci fi/fantasy
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last updated Jan 27, 2019 09:16AM
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+ Fiction
Freud: The Penultimate Biography, by D. Harlan Wilson ($4.99)
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last updated May 05, 2019 06:30PM
The House of Broken Angels, by Luis Alberto Urrea ($2.99)
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last updated May 03, 2019 05:46PM
Strays, by Jennifer Caloyeras
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last updated Apr 30, 2019 04:43PM
Arcadia, by Lauren Groff ($2.99)
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last updated Apr 30, 2019 04:03PM
Love in a Time of Cholera, by Gabriel Garcia Marquez ($0.99)
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last updated Apr 21, 2019 08:27AM
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+ Poetry
Sheet Music to My Acoustic Nightmare
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last updated Mar 15, 2019 01:08PM
Suggested in Poetry
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last updated Jan 06, 2019 01:25PM
A Conspiracy of Paper by David Liss (just discounted to 99 cents!)
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last updated Nov 16, 2019 06:47AM
Recently listed: Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald, by Therese Anne Fitzgerald ($0.99)
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last updated Sep 16, 2019 08:01AM
Just listed: The Russian Concubine, by Kate Furnivall ($0.99)
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last updated Sep 16, 2019 07:57AM
Recently listed: Shannon, by Frank Delaney ($0.99)
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last updated Sep 16, 2019 07:55AM
Jesusita, by Ronald Ruiz ($2.99)
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last updated Sep 16, 2019 07:51AM
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+ YA
Dying to Know You, by Aidan Chambers ($0.99)
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last updated May 06, 2019 07:07AM
Mobile Library, by David Whitehouse ($2.99)
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last updated Apr 29, 2019 06:54PM
The Sun Dragon, by Annabelle Jay ($4.99)
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+ History
New arrivals
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last updated Feb 13, 2020 06:42AM
The Stonewall Riots ($2.99)
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last updated Aug 11, 2019 09:17AM
Just listed: Women Heroes of the Revolution ($1.99)
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last updated Jul 28, 2019 04:22PM
On sale: Democracy in Chains, by Nancy MacLean
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last updated May 08, 2019 10:10AM
4 books from independent publishers we're loving
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last updated Mar 09, 2020 12:10PM
3 historical fiction novels we're loving
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last updated Mar 01, 2020 09:25AM
Stan Lee interview
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last updated Feb 24, 2020 07:16AM
Bookish trend to follow: short story and essay collections
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last updated Sep 26, 2019 04:47PM
Book trend to follow: books that tackle serious issues
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+ Kids
Dealing With Dragons, by Patricia Wrede ($1.99)
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last updated Apr 14, 2019 09:02AM
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+ Book reviews
* Book reviews
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Meet our reviewers: Trisha
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last updated Jan 12, 2019 09:44AM
Melissa's favourite books this week (and they're perfect as gifts!)
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last updated Nov 26, 2018 03:08PM
Bookstore blog reviews
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last updated Nov 26, 2018 02:12PM
Meet our reviewers: Gwen
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last updated Nov 25, 2018 08:25AM
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+ Booktube
Booktube
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+ Fun and games
Top 5 weird things about you
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Favourite bookish events
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Parties
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last updated Jul 29, 2018 12:39PM
Two Truths and a Lie
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last updated Jun 14, 2018 06:18PM
Change one letter
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last updated Jun 14, 2018 01:51PM
New website up!
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last updated Apr 04, 2020 07:37AM
New promotions
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last updated Feb 15, 2020 09:18AM
Moving sale
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last updated Oct 01, 2019 02:55PM
Get an extra two weeks to pay!
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last updated Aug 27, 2019 08:39AM
PayPal Store Cash
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last updated Aug 11, 2019 09:14AM
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What kinds of prizes should we have for the people who win the summer reading challenge? There's a write-in answer, in case you have a better idea.

A giveaway, with an out of print tote bag, 5 free books of your choice, and bookmarks.
 
  6 votes, 85.7%

A life-long trip to Pluto, in a resplendent spaceship complete with an extensive library :) (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 14.3%

A meet and brunch where you get to meet authors.
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

A private party with the top 5 winners, complete with cake, food, drinks, and bookish games.
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

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