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Our Favorite Books of 2018

Every year, Literati Bookstore booksellers are asked to pick ONE book that was their favorite read of the year. Not necessarily their favorite new book -- just the one book they picked up and read and loved. 

Here is our 2018 list... 

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A Place for Us: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781524763558
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: SJP for Hogarth - June 12th, 2018

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CIRCE (#1 New York Times bestseller) Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316556347
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown and Company - April 10th, 2018

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Beautiful Country Burn Again: Democracy, Rebellion, and Revolution Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062688842
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ecco - September 25th, 2018

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Educated: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399590504
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House - February 20th, 2018

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Parable of the Sower Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780446675505
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grand Central Publishing - January 1st, 2000

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The Reactionary Mind: Conservatism from Edmund Burke to Donald Trump Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780190692001
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Oxford University Press, USA - November 10th, 2017

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Harbor Me Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399252525
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - August 28th, 2018

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A Well-Behaved Woman: A Novel of the Vanderbilts Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250095473
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Published: St. Martin's Press - October 16th, 2018

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Disoriental Cover Image
By Negar Djavadi, Tina Kover (Translator)
$18.00
ISBN: 9781609454517
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Europa Editions - April 17th, 2018

Final Harvest: Poems Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780316184151
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Published: Back Bay Books - January 30th, 1964

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Field Recordings (Made in Michigan Writers) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780814344965
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Wayne State University Press - March 26th, 2018

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Everything Under: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555978266
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Graywolf Press - October 23rd, 2018

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Number One Chinese Restaurant: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781250141293
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Henry Holt and Co. - June 19th, 2018

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The Mars Room: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781476756554
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scribner - May 1st, 2018

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Fruit of the Drunken Tree: A Novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385542722
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Doubleday - July 31st, 2018

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Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage: Stories (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780375727436
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - October 8th, 2002

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Little: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525534327
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - October 23rd, 2018

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Something Bright, Then Holes: Poems Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781593762308
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Published: Soft Skull Press - June 12th, 2018

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America Is Not the Heart: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780735222410
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Published: Viking - April 3rd, 2018

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1,000 Books to Read Before You Die: A Life-Changing List Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781523504459
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - October 2nd, 2018