Booksmith's 2022 Holiday Catalog

 

Our annual catalog of bookseller-selected gifts is here! Grab a physical copy at the shop, or see the full adult list below. You can find the kids picks at this link, and if you're feeling overwhelmed, gift certificates are available on our website.

Don't forget: email concierge@booksmith.com to book your one-on-one shopping appointment with our lead book buyer today.

 

Note: To ensure orders arrive by Christmas, basic shipping orders should be placed by 12/15, and priority shipping orders placed by 12/17.

Questions? Email orders@booksmith.com. Thanks!

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The Winners: A Novel (Beartown Series) By Fredrik Backman Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781982112790
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Published: Atria Books - September 27th, 2022

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Nightcrawling: A novel By Leila Mottley Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593318935
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Published: Knopf - June 7th, 2022

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The Marriage Portrait: A novel By Maggie O'Farrell Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593320624
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Published: Knopf - September 6th, 2022

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Demon Copperhead: A Pulitzer Prize Winner By Barbara Kingsolver Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780063251922
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper - October 18th, 2022

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Less Is Lost (The Arthur Less Books #2) By Andrew Sean Greer Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316498906
Availability: Hard to Find (or) Out of Stock Indefinitely
Published: Little, Brown and Company - September 20th, 2022

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Liarmouth: A Feel-Bad Romance: A Novel By John Waters Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780374185725
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - May 3rd, 2022

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Either/Or By Elif Batuman Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525557593
Availability: Hard to Find (or) Out of Stock Indefinitely
Published: Penguin Press - May 24th, 2022

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Pure Colour: A Novel By Sheila Heti Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374603946
Availability: Hard to Find (or) Out of Stock Indefinitely
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - February 15th, 2022

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Stella Maris By Cormac McCarthy Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780307269003
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Published: Knopf - December 6th, 2022

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Dinosaurs: A Novel By Lydia Millet Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781324021469
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 11th, 2022

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Galatea: A Short Story By Madeline Miller Cover Image
$12.00
ISBN: 9780063280519
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ecco - November 8th, 2022

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Liberation Day: Stories By George Saunders Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525509592
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Published: Random House - October 18th, 2022

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Our Missing Hearts: Reese's Book Club (A Novel) By Celeste Ng Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780593492543
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Published: Penguin Press - October 4th, 2022

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Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow: A novel By Gabrielle Zevin Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593321201
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Knopf - July 5th, 2022

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The Force of Such Beauty: A Novel By Barbara Bourland Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593329344
Availability: Hard to Find (or) Out of Stock Indefinitely
Published: Dutton - July 19th, 2022

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Seven Empty Houses (National Book Award Winner) By Samanta Schweblin, Megan McDowell (Translated by) Cover Image
By Samanta Schweblin, Megan McDowell (Translated by)
$25.00
ISBN: 9780525541394
Availability: Hard to Find (or) Out of Stock Indefinitely
Published: Riverhead Books - October 18th, 2022

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Leech By Hiron Ennes Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250811189
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Published: Tordotcom - September 27th, 2022

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Nona the Ninth (The Locked Tomb Series #3) By Tamsyn Muir Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250854117
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Published: Tordotcom - September 13th, 2022

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The World We Make: A Novel (The Great Cities #2) By N. K. Jemisin Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780316509893
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Published: Orbit - November 1st, 2022

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Illuminations: Stories By Alan Moore Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781635578805
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - October 11th, 2022

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The Cloisters: A Novel By Katy Hays Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781668004401
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Published: Atria Books - November 1st, 2022

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The Mountain in the Sea: A Novel By Ray Nayler Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374605957
Availability: Hard to Find (or) Out of Stock Indefinitely
Published: MCD - October 4th, 2022

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The Genesis of Misery By Neon Yang Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250788979
Availability: Special Order - Subject to Availability
Published: Tor Books - September 27th, 2022

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Fairy Tale By Stephen King Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781668002179
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Published: Scribner - September 6th, 2022

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Bindle Punk Bruja: A Novel By Desideria Mesa Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063056084
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Published: Harper Voyager - September 13th, 2022

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The Pallbearers Club: A Novel By Paul Tremblay Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063069916
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Published: William Morrow - July 5th, 2022

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Little Eve By Catriona Ward Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250812650
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Published: Tor Nightfire - October 11th, 2022

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Daisy Darker: A Novel By Alice Feeney Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250843937
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Published: Flatiron Books - August 30th, 2022

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The Old Woman with the Knife By Gu Byeong-Mo Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781335425768
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Hanover Square Press - March 8th, 2022

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The Bullet That Missed: A Thursday Murder Club Mystery By Richard Osman Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593299395
Availability: Hard to Find (or) Out of Stock Indefinitely
Published: Pamela Dorman Books - September 20th, 2022

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The Enigma of Room 622: A Mystery Novel By Joël Dicker, Robert Bononno (Translated by) Cover Image
By Joël Dicker, Robert Bononno (Translated by)
$29.99
ISBN: 9780063098817
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Published: HarperVia - September 13th, 2022

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The Twist of a Knife: A Novel By Anthony Horowitz Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780062938183
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Published: Harper - November 15th, 2022

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Tanya Holland's California Soul: Recipes from a Culinary Journey West [A Cookbook] By Tanya Holland, Maria C. Hunt (With), Dr. Kelley Fanto Deetz (With), Alice Walker (Foreword by) Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781984860729
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ten Speed Press - October 25th, 2022

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First Generation: Recipes from My Taiwanese-American Home [A Cookbook] By Frankie Gaw Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781984860767
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ten Speed Press - October 25th, 2022

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The Wok: Recipes and Techniques By J. Kenji López-Alt Cover Image
$50.00
ISBN: 9780393541212
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 8th, 2022

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Smitten Kitchen Keepers: New Classics for Your Forever Files: A Cookbook By Deb Perelman Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780593318782
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Knopf - November 15th, 2022

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Diasporican: A Puerto Rican Cookbook By Illyanna Maisonet, Michael W. Twitty (Foreword by), Dan Liberti (Photographs by), Erika P. Rodriguez (Photographs by) Cover Image
By Illyanna Maisonet, Michael W. Twitty (Foreword by), Dan Liberti (Photographs by), Erika P. Rodriguez (Photographs by)
$32.50
ISBN: 9781984859761
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ten Speed Press - October 18th, 2022

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What's for Dessert: Simple Recipes for Dessert People: A Baking Book By Claire Saffitz Cover Image
$37.50
ISBN: 9781984826985
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Clarkson Potter - November 8th, 2022

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The Cookie Bible By Rose Levy Beranbaum Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780358353997
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harvest - October 18th, 2022

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The Come Up: An Oral History of the Rise of Hip-Hop By Jonathan Abrams Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781984825131
Availability: Out of Stock - Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Crown - October 18th, 2022

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Faith, Hope and Carnage By Nick Cave, Seán O'Hagan Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374607371
Availability: Out of Stock - Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 20th, 2022

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Dilla Time: The Life and Afterlife of J Dilla, the Hip-Hop Producer Who Reinvented Rhythm By Dan Charnas Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780374139940
Availability: Hard to Find (or) Out of Stock Indefinitely
Published: MCD - February 1st, 2022

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The Philosophy of Modern Song By Bob Dylan Cover Image
$45.00
ISBN: 9781451648706
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster - November 1st, 2022

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Re-Sisters: The Lives and Recordings of Delia Derbyshire, Margery Kempe and Cosey Fanni Tutti By Cosey Fanni Tutti Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780571362189
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Published: Faber & Faber - October 25th, 2022

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Mirror in the Sky: The Life and Music of Stevie Nicks By Simon Morrison Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780520304437
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Published: University of California Press - October 4th, 2022

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A Book of Days By Patti Smith Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780593448540
Availability: Special Order - Subject to Availability
Published: Random House - November 15th, 2022

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Cinema Speculation By Quentin Tarantino Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780063112582
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Published: Harper - November 1st, 2022

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Stay True: A Memoir By Hua Hsu Cover Image
By Hua Hsu
$26.00
ISBN: 9780385547772
Availability: Out of Stock - Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Doubleday - September 27th, 2022

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Joan Didion: What She Means By Joan Didion, Hilton Als (Editor), Connie Butler (Editor) Cover Image
By Joan Didion, Hilton Als (Editor), Connie Butler (Editor)
$45.00
ISBN: 9781636810577
Availability: Out of Stock - Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Delmonico Books - November 8th, 2022

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Catching the Light (Why I Write) By Joy Harjo Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780300257038
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Yale University Press - October 4th, 2022

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Solito: A Memoir By Javier Zamora Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593498064
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Hogarth - September 6th, 2022

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I'm Glad My Mom Died By Jennette McCurdy Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781982185824
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster - August 9th, 2022

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I Want to Die but I Want to Eat Tteokbokki: A Memoir By Baek Sehee, Anton Hur (Translated by) Cover Image
By Baek Sehee, Anton Hur (Translated by)
$24.00
ISBN: 9781635579383
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - November 1st, 2022

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Novelist as a Vocation By Haruki Murakami, Philip Gabriel (Translated by), Ted Goossen (Translated by) Cover Image
By Haruki Murakami, Philip Gabriel (Translated by), Ted Goossen (Translated by)
$28.00
ISBN: 9780451494641
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Published: Knopf - November 8th, 2022

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Ducks: Two Years in the Oil Sands By Kate Beaton Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9781770462892
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Drawn and Quarterly - September 13th, 2022

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Unmask Alice: LSD, Satanic Panic, and the Imposter Behind the World's Most Notorious Diaries By Rick Emerson Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781637740422
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Published: BenBella Books - July 5th, 2022

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Strangers to Ourselves: Unsettled Minds and the Stories That Make Us By Rachel Aviv Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374600846
Availability: Hard to Find (or) Out of Stock Indefinitely
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 13th, 2022

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Visual Thinking: The Hidden Gifts of People Who Think in Pictures, Patterns, and Abstractions By Temple Grandin, PhD Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593418369
Availability: Hard to Find (or) Out of Stock Indefinitely
Published: Riverhead Books - October 11th, 2022

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How to Raise an Antiracist By Ibram X. Kendi Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593242537
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Published: One World - June 14th, 2022

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Conversations with Birds By Priyanka Kumar Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781571313997
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Published: Milkweed Editions - November 8th, 2022

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Sacred Nature: Restoring Our Ancient Bond with the Natural World By Karen Armstrong Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593319437
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Knopf - September 6th, 2022

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The Song of the Cell: An Exploration of Medicine and the New Human By Siddhartha Mukherjee Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781982117351
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Published: Scribner - October 25th, 2022

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What If? 2: Additional Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions By Randall Munroe Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780525537113
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - September 13th, 2022

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Get Your Sh*t Together By David Shrigley Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781797220024
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chronicle Chroma - October 18th, 2022

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Birds of Maine By Michael DeForge Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9781770465664
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Drawn and Quarterly - August 2nd, 2022

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The Tarot of Leonora Carrington By Leonora Carrington (Artist), Tere Arcq (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Susan Aberth (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
By Leonora Carrington (Artist), Tere Arcq (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Susan Aberth (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
$65.00
ISBN: 9788417975999
Availability: Special Order - Subject to Availability
Published: Rm - December 20th, 2022

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In The Bookstore 1000 Piece Puzzle: 1000 Piece Puzzle By Giacomo Gambineri Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781648960901
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Princeton Architectural Press - September 7th, 2021

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