Meredith's Staff Picks

See what Doylestown school liaison & bookseller Meredith is reading...

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Good Talk: A Memoir in Conversations Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780399589041
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: One World - March 26th, 2019

Mira Jacob has managed to make one of the most unique graphic novels I have ever read. Told entirely in conversations with distinctive illustrations, Good Talk  pushes the boundary of the genre and is one of my favorite books to come out this year. 


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Face It: A Memoir Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780060749583
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Published: Dey Street Books - October 1st, 2019

Blondie is the best and this book is pretty. What more could you want? 


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Our Women on the Ground: Essays by Arab Women Reporting from the Arab World Cover Image
By Zahra Hankir (Editor), Christiane Amanpour (Foreword by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143133414
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Published: Penguin Books - August 6th, 2019

This collection of essay's written by Arab women reporters who work in Arab countries is fascinating and enlightening. I can't recommend it enough! 


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Bill Cunningham: On the Street: Five Decades of Iconic Photography Cover Image
$65.00
ISBN: 9781524763503
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Published: Clarkson Potter - September 3rd, 2019

How can you not love Bill Cunningham! The man just road his bike around NYC for years taking pictures of the most interesting and unique outfits he saw. This collection is a fascinating look into half a century of fashion and the work of a cultural icon.


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In the Dream House: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781644450031
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Published: Graywolf Press - November 5th, 2019

Hands down, In the Dream House is one of the best books I have ever read! 


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Stickers Vol. 2: From Punk Rock to Contemporary Art. (aka More Stuck-Up Crap) Cover Image
By DB Burkeman, Jeffrey Deitch (Contributions by), INVADER (Introduction by), C.R. Stecyk (Contributions by)
$40.00
ISBN: 9780847863037
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Published: Rizzoli - June 4th, 2019

It's an art book! About stickers! THAT HAS PAGES OF STICKERS IN THE BACK! 


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Dead Blondes and Bad Mothers: Monstrosity, Patriarchy, and the Fear of Female Power Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781612197920
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Published: Melville House - August 13th, 2019

Sady Doyle's writing on pop culture is some of the most interesting and entertaining work that I have read. If you have any interest in horror, monsters, or feminism this book is not to be missed!