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How lucky are we to live in wonderful Pacific Northwest, with its amazing scenery and richness of artistic talent. We thank our lucky stars every day. It's hard to pull out the best the northwest has to offer in books this year, but here are a few to whet your appetite.

 

 

Portlandness: A Cultural Atlas (Urban Infographic Atlases) By David Banis, Hunter Shobe Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781632170002
Availability: On Our Shelves Now as of 24 Hours Ago. Call first to confirm.
Published: Sasquatch Books - October 27th, 2015

Brave Enough By Cheryl Strayed Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781101946909
Availability: On Our Shelves Now as of 24 Hours Ago. Call first to confirm.
Published: Knopf - October 27th, 2015

Late in the Day: Poems 2010–2014 By Ursula K. Le Guin Cover Image
$15.16
ISBN: 9781629631226
Availability: On Our Shelves Now as of 24 Hours Ago. Call first to confirm.
Published: PM Press - December 18th, 2015

This new collection won't be out until just before Christmas -- but she'll be reading at Braodway Books on February 24th, so you can get one this if you miss out earlier. 


The Inker's Shadow By Allen Say Cover Image
$20.99
This book has been declared out of stock indefinitely, so we are unlikely to be able to get it.
ISBN: 9780545437769
Published: Scholastic Press - September 29th, 2015

Landfall By Ellen Urbani Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780988265776
Availability: On Our Shelves Now as of 24 Hours Ago. Call first to confirm.
Published: Forest Avenue Press - August 11th, 2015

The Beer Bible By Jeff Alworth Cover Image
$19.95
This book has been declared out of stock indefinitely, so we are unlikely to be able to get it.
ISBN: 9780761168119
Published: Workman Publishing Company - August 11th, 2015

Undermajordomo Minor: A Novel By Patrick deWitt Cover Image
$28.34
This book has been declared out of stock indefinitely, so we are unlikely to be able to get it.
ISBN: 9780062281203
Published: Ecco - September 15th, 2015

Home By Carson Ellis, Carson Ellis (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Carson Ellis, Carson Ellis (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780763665296
Availability: We can usually get this book in 3 to 7 days, except during a pandemic. We are doing our best
Published: Candlewick - February 24th, 2015

The Small Backs of Children: A Novel By Lidia Yuknavitch Cover Image
$26.24
This book has been declared out of stock indefinitely, so we are unlikely to be able to get it.
ISBN: 9780062383242
Published: Harper - July 7th, 2015

Expedition By Rob Campanella (Composer), Chuck Palahniuk (Read by) Cover Image
By Rob Campanella (Composer), Chuck Palahniuk (Read by)
$30.00
ISBN: 9781942600268
Availability: We can usually get this book in 3 to 7 days, except during a pandemic. We are doing our best
Published: Rare Bird Books - December 16th, 2015

A precursor story to Fight Club, presented on vinyl. Yes, an album. A record. They're back. Big time.  And we love Chuck. Someone in your life is going to love you for this gift! Limited supply.


A School for the People: A Photographic History of Oregon State University By Lawrence A. Landis Cover Image
$52.50
This book has been declared out of stock indefinitely, so we are unlikely to be able to get it.
ISBN: 9780870718229
Published: Oregon State University Press - October 31st, 2015

The Beavs!


Baby's on Fire: Stories By Liz Prato Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781941209158
Availability: On Our Shelves Now as of 24 Hours Ago. Call first to confirm.
(This book cannot be returned, even for store credit.)
Published: Press 53 - May 3rd, 2015

People Like You By Margaret Malone Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780989302364
Availability: On Our Shelves Now as of 24 Hours Ago. Call first to confirm.
Published: Atelier26 Books - November 17th, 2015

Olympia Provisions: Cured Meats and Tales from an American Charcuterie [A Cookbook] By Elias Cairo, Meredith Erickson Cover Image
$42.00
This book has been declared out of stock indefinitely, so we are unlikely to be able to get it.
ISBN: 9781607747017
Published: Ten Speed Press - October 27th, 2015

Heartlandia: Heritage Recipes from Portland's The Country Cat By Adam Sappington, Jackie Sappington, Ashley Gartland Cover Image
$31.50
This book has been declared out of stock indefinitely, so we are unlikely to be able to get it.
ISBN: 9780544363779
Published: Harvest - September 1st, 2015

How to Fake Your Way Through a Wine List: Tips and Tricks to Sound Like an Expert By Katherine Cole Cover Image
$18.85
This book has been declared out of stock indefinitely, so we are unlikely to be able to get it.
ISBN: 9781454916031
Published: Sterling Publishing (NY) - October 6th, 2015

How the Light Gets in: And Other Headlong Epiphanies By Brian Doyle Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781626981454
Availability: On Our Shelves Now as of 24 Hours Ago. Call first to confirm.
Published: Orbis Books - October 1st, 2015

Roadside Geology of Oregon By Marli B. Miller Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780878426317
Availability: On Our Shelves Now as of 24 Hours Ago. Call first to confirm.
Published: Mountain Press - October 15th, 2014

William Shakespeare's Star Wars: Verily, A New Hope By Ian Doescher Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781594746376
Availability: We can usually get this book in 3 to 7 days, except during a pandemic. We are doing our best
Published: Quirk Books - July 2nd, 2013

Wildwood (Wildwood Chronicles #1) By Colin Meloy, Carson Ellis (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Colin Meloy, Carson Ellis (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062024701
Availability: On Our Shelves Now as of 24 Hours Ago. Call first to confirm.
Published: Balzer + Bray - September 25th, 2012

Steering The Craft: A Twenty-First-Century Guide to Sailing the Sea of Story By Ursula K. Le Guin Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780544611610
Availability: On Our Shelves Now as of 24 Hours Ago. Call first to confirm.
Published: Harper Perennial - September 1st, 2015

Craft Cider: How to Turn Apples into Alcohol By Jeff Smith Cover Image
$18.85
This book has been declared out of stock indefinitely, so we are unlikely to be able to get it.
ISBN: 9781581573138
Published: Countryman Press - September 14th, 2015

The Gift of Caring: Saving Our Parents from the Perils of Modern Healthcare By Marcy Cottrell Houle, Elizabeth Eckstrom, Jennie Chin Hansen Cover Image
$28.30
This book has been declared out of stock indefinitely, so we are unlikely to be able to get it.
ISBN: 9781493010035
Published: Taylor Trade Publishing - July 1st, 2015

Wild in the Willamette: Exploring the Mid-Valley's Parks, Trails, and Natural Areas By Lorraine Anderson (Editor), Abby Phillips Metzger (Editor) Cover Image
$26.20
ISBN: 9780870717802
Availability: Backordered. There will likely be a delay in getting this book
Published: Oregon State University Press - November 15th, 2015

Shaping the Public Good: Women Making History in the Pacific Northwest By Sue Armitage Cover Image
$24.10
This book has been declared out of stock indefinitely, so we are unlikely to be able to get it.
ISBN: 9780870718168
Published: Oregon State University Press - October 15th, 2015

All the Things We Never Knew: Chasing the Chaos of Mental Illness By Sheila Hamilton Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781580055840
Availability: On Our Shelves Now as of 24 Hours Ago. Call first to confirm.
Published: Seal Press - October 13th, 2015

The Body in the Woods: A Point Last Seen Mystery By April Henry Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781250063137
Availability: We can usually get this book in 3 to 7 days, except during a pandemic. We are doing our best
Published: Square Fish - June 16th, 2015