Bookseller & Guest Recommendations

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Expanded Hours as of 9/7/21:
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Friday & Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
--And Sunday from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. 

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The following books are recommended by booksellers, guests, interns, and one of our owners:

Cameron is a local teen, longtime loyal BOTS customer, and worked as our intern.

Guy is one of our regular customers with extensive knowledge of, and appetite for, alternative music history.

Kian is a guest kid reviewer.

Penny is a part-time bookseller.

Rod co-owns Books on the Square with his wife, Merc.

Susannah is an artist, filmmaker, and a part-time bookseller.
 

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Between Tides Cover Image
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Eva Evergreen and the Cursed Witch Cover Image
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Cat Problems (Animal Problems) Cover Image
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Tokyo Ever After: A Novel Cover Image
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Crying in H Mart: A Memoir Cover Image
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An Atlas of Extinct Countries Cover Image
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Golden Girl Cover Image
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The Anthropocene Reviewed (Signed Edition): Essays on a Human-Centered Planet Cover Image
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Taking Up Space Cover Image
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Ariadne: A Novel Cover Image
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Finding Freedom: A Cook's Story; Remaking a Life from Scratch Cover Image
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Dusk, Night, Dawn: On Revival and Courage Cover Image
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Keep Sharp: Build a Better Brain at Any Age Cover Image
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A Thousand Ships: A Novel Cover Image
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A Certain Hunger Cover Image
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The Queens of Animation: The Untold Story of the Women Who Transformed the World of Disney and Made Cinematic History Cover Image
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All the Devils Are Here: A Novel (Chief Inspector Gamache Novel #16) Cover Image
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The Swallowed Man: A Novel Cover Image
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Invisible Men: The Trailblazing Black Artists of Comic Books Cover Image
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The Memory of Babel: Book Three of the Mirror Visitor Quartet Cover Image
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Tough Love: My Story of the Things Worth Fighting For Cover Image
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Flyaway Cover Image
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Sigh, Gone: A Misfit's Memoir of Great Books, Punk Rock, and the Fight to Fit In Cover Image
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Untamed Cover Image
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Madame Fourcade's Secret War: The Daring Young Woman Who Led France's Largest Spy Network Against Hitler Cover Image
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The Queen's Fortune: A Novel of Desiree, Napoleon, and the Dynasty That Outlasted the Empire Cover Image
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Layla's Happiness Cover Image
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Anya and the Dragon Cover Image
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Ember and the Ice Dragons Cover Image
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The Water Dancer: A Novel Cover Image
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How Long 'til Black Future Month?: Stories Cover Image
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My Sister, the Serial Killer: A Novel Cover Image
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The Masterpiece: A Novel Cover Image
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Spying on Whales: The Past, Present, and Future of Earth's Most Awesome Creatures Cover Image
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Go for the Moon: A Rocket, a Boy, and the First Moon Landing Cover Image
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Spying on Whales: The Past, Present, and Future of Earth's Most Awesome Creatures Cover Image
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The Silent Patient Cover Image
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You Know You Want This:
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The Dreamers: A Novel Cover Image
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Vox Cover Image
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My Year of Rest and Relaxation: A Novel Cover Image
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A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership Cover Image
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The Cabin at the End of the World: A Novel Cover Image
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The Death of Mrs. Westaway Cover Image
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I Am, I Am, I Am: Seventeen Brushes with Death Cover Image
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Annihilation: A Novel: Movie Tie-In Edition (The Southern Reach Trilogy #1) Cover Image
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Cannibalism: A Perfectly Natural History Cover Image
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The Cruel Prince (The Folk of the Air #1) Cover Image
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Scythe (Arc of a Scythe #1) Cover Image
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Behind Closed Doors: A Novel Cover Image
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This Is How We Do It: One Day in the Lives of Seven Kids from around the World (Easy Reader Books, Children Around the World Books, Preschool Prep Books) Cover Image
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Altamont: The Rolling Stones, the Hells Angels, and the Inside Story of Rock's Darkest Day Cover Image
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Your Band Sucks: What I Saw at Indie Rock's Failed Revolution (But Can No Longer Hear) Cover Image
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Anger Is an Energy: My Life Uncensored Cover Image
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Dylan Goes Electric!: Newport, Seeger, Dylan, and the Night That Split the Sixties Cover Image
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On My Own Cover Image
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Reaching Down the Rabbit Hole: Tales of Life and Death on the Neurology Ward Cover Image
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Nimona Cover Image
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Red Queen Cover Image
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A Man Called Ove: A Novel Cover Image
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Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore: A Novel Cover Image
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Sharp Objects: A Novel Cover Image