Julia's picks

I Want My Hat Back Cover Image
By Jon Klassen, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763655983
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - September 27th, 2011

I love this book. Jon Klassen is a genius. Don't ask me any more questions.


Stranger Things Happen: Stories Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781931520003
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Published: Small Beer Press - July 2001

Every single story in this book is strange, and wonderful, and every time I read "Flying Lessons" it still makes me go, "yessssssss!" in a completely satisfied way.


The Westing Game Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780142401200
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Published: Puffin Books - April 12th, 2004

Mystery! Intrigue! Plus a little ditty about an asparagus cooker I'm prone to quoting at odd times. A solid whodunit for any kid or just the kid in you.


Lobster Is the Best Medicine: A Collection of Comics about Friendship Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780762458684
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Published: Running Press Book Publishers - October 13th, 2015

Go ahead and figure out which character is your spirit animal. I'm the brown bear, if it helps.


The Lover's Dictionary Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781250002358
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Published: Picador USA - January 17th, 2012

Heartwrenching and simple and beautiful and just of the length that you could accidentally clandestinely read it at work. What else do you need?


The Time Traveler's Wife Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781476764832
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Published: Scribner Book Company - May 6th, 2014

Beware the girl whose favorite book is a fatalistic love story.


Winterdance: The Fine Madness of Running the Iditarod Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780156001458
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Published: Harvest Books - February 17th, 1995

I think I might want to run the Iditarod. Gotta go, I have to start sewing a few hundred dog booties.


The Magicians Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780452296299
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Published: Plume Books - May 25th, 2010

I have read and reread these books so many times and every time I get to the end of the third book and remember that there's no more I get really mad.