Tom's Book Recommendations


            

Several People Are Typing: A Novel

By Calvin Kasulke

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$24.00
ISBN: 9780385547222
Availability: NOT IN STOCK - Usually arrives in 7 - 14 business days
Published: Doubleday - August 31st, 2021

A corporate pastiche written before the pandemic, SEVERAL PEOPLE ARE TALKING is a fun read. A man caught in a Slack chat seeks help from his co-workers, none of whom will take him seriously.


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Several People Are Typing: A Novel By Calvin Kasulke Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780385547222
Availability: NOT IN STOCK - Usually arrives in 7 - 14 business days
Published: Doubleday - August 31st, 2021

A corporate pastiche written before the pandemic, SEVERAL PEOPLE ARE TALKING is a fun read. A man caught in a Slack chat seeks help from his co-workers, none of whom will take him seriously.


A corporate pastiche written before the pandemic, SEVERAL PEOPLE ARE TALKING is a fun read. A man caught in a Slack chat seeks help from his co-workers, none of whom will take him seriously.


            

A Spindle Splintered (Fractured Fables)

By Alix E. Harrow

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$17.99
ISBN: 9781250765352
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Tordotcom - October 5th, 2021

Alix Harrow is an incredible author, and does a wonderful job adapting Sleeping Beauty to a contemporary setting with an undercurrent of snark to the parochialisms existent in fairytales.
 


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$17.99
ISBN: 9781250765352
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Tordotcom - October 5th, 2021

Alix Harrow is an incredible author, and does a wonderful job adapting Sleeping Beauty to a contemporary setting with an undercurrent of snark to the parochialisms existent in fairytales.
 


Alix Harrow is an incredible author, and does a wonderful job adapting Sleeping Beauty to a contemporary setting with an undercurrent of snark to the parochialisms existent in fairytales.
 


            

The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue, Special Edition

By V. E. Schwab

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$29.99
ISBN: 9781250830746
Availability: NOT IN STOCK - Usually arrives in 7 - 14 business days
Published: Tor Books - October 5th, 2021

I have managed to gift copies of THE INVISIBLE LIFE OF ADDIE LARUE to just about everyone in my life who reads for pleasure, and they have all loved it! While allso a good book club recommendation, the release of the special edition merits a reminder of gifting potential of a stunningly pretty book.


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The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue, Special Edition By V. E. Schwab Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250830746
Availability: NOT IN STOCK - Usually arrives in 7 - 14 business days
Published: Tor Books - October 5th, 2021

I have managed to gift copies of THE INVISIBLE LIFE OF ADDIE LARUE to just about everyone in my life who reads for pleasure, and they have all loved it! While allso a good book club recommendation, the release of the special edition merits a reminder of gifting potential of a stunningly pretty book.


I have managed to gift copies of THE INVISIBLE LIFE OF ADDIE LARUE to just about everyone in my life who reads for pleasure, and they have all loved it! While allso a good book club recommendation, the release of the special edition merits a reminder of gifting potential of a stunningly pretty book.


            

The Milk Street Cookbook (5th Anniversary Edition): The Definitive Guide to the New Home Cooking---with Every Recipe from the TV Show

By Christopher Kimball

I am ever derisive of cookbooks that insist they will change the way you cook, but a few of the tips I’ve gleaned from Christopher Kimball’s books have definitely improved my culinary efforts. This collection of recipes from five years of constant cooking will offer even the pickiest of eaters an embarrassment of choice, and it is ever helpful in sparking dinner ideas.


I am ever derisive of cookbooks that insist they will change the way you cook, but a few of the tips I’ve gleaned from Christopher Kimball’s books have definitely improved my culinary efforts. This collection of recipes from five years of constant cooking will offer even the pickiest of eaters an embarrassment of choice, and it is ever helpful in sparking dinner ideas.


I am ever derisive of cookbooks that insist they will change the way you cook, but a few of the tips I’ve gleaned from Christopher Kimball’s books have definitely improved my culinary efforts. This collection of recipes from five years of constant cooking will offer even the pickiest of eaters an embarrassment of choice, and it is ever helpful in sparking dinner ideas.


            

Under the Whispering Door

By TJ Klune

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$27.99
ISBN: 9781250217349
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Published: Tor Books - September 21st, 2021

I’m a sucker for TJ Klune’s writing. He has a way of making the gentle friendships and queer love stories of his books feel like a really fond embrace, and I firmly believe that they are a potent antidote to feeling grim.


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$27.99
ISBN: 9781250217349
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Published: Tor Books - September 21st, 2021

I’m a sucker for TJ Klune’s writing. He has a way of making the gentle friendships and queer love stories of his books feel like a really fond embrace, and I firmly believe that they are a potent antidote to feeling grim.


I’m a sucker for TJ Klune’s writing. He has a way of making the gentle friendships and queer love stories of his books feel like a really fond embrace, and I firmly believe that they are a potent antidote to feeling grim.