Meredith's Staff Picks

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Paul Takes the Form of a Mortal Girl Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780525566182
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Published: Vintage - April 23rd, 2019

A great story about a gender bending shape shifter in the 90s


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Gentleman Jack: The Real Anne Lister (Movie Tie-In) Cover Image
By Anne Choma, Sally Wainwright (Foreword by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780143134565
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Published: Penguin Books - April 30th, 2019

Anne Lister is a really neat lady from 19th Century England. She is known for her obsessive diary keeping and land owning. She is currently the topic of HBO’s new series Gentleman Jack. This biography is a fun read especially if you want to learn about a little piece of British history you didn’t know before.


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Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781626722590
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Published: First Second - May 7th, 2019

Beautiful art, interesting characters, and a great story -- this new graphic novel is not one to miss.


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The League of Extraordinarily Funny Women: 50 Trailblazers of Comedy Cover Image
By Sheila Moeschen, Anne Bentley (Illustrator)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780762466641
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Published: Running Press Adult - April 16th, 2019

Guess what women are funny.


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The Stonewall Riots: Coming Out in the Streets Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781419737206
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - May 14th, 2019

This is the perfect book to introduce your elementary or middle schooler to the history of Stonewall.


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Long Live the Tribe of Fatherless Girls: A Memoir Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781635571851
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - March 5th, 2019

T Kira Madden is the niece of Steve Madden (the shoe guy) and her dad was pals with Jordan Belfort (the Wolf of Wall Street guy) and this memoir isn't really about either of them, but they did cause some problems for her growing up. T Kira Madden writing is so inviting and her stories are wild and this book is honestly just so good. 


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Modern Tarot: Connecting with Your Higher Self through the Wisdom of the Cards Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9780062682406
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Published: HarperOne - June 13th, 2017

This is a great Tarot guide book that can work with any deck and is written with the 21st century in mind. 


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The Social Photo: On Photography and Social Media Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781788730914
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Published: Verso - April 30th, 2019