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RAVENNA - Book Club

Eighty-three-year-old Etta has never seen the ocean. So early one morning she takes a rifle, some chocolate, and her best boots and begins walking the 3,232 kilometers from rural Saskatchewan, Canada eastward to the sea. As Etta walks further toward the crashing waves, the lines among memory, illusion, and reality blur.
$15.99
ISBN: 9781476755687
Availability: Out-of-stock, Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster - May 26th, 2015

This "poetic, poignant" ("US Weekly") debut features last great adventures, unlikely heroes, and a "sweet, disarming story of lasting love" ("The New York Times Book Review").


RAVENNA - LoLS (League of Literary Snobbery : Storytime for Grownups)

Are you wistful for the days of your youth when adults would read out loud to you? Well, we are. Join us for LOLS: League of Literary Snobbery. It's a story time for grown ups and it's just what it sounds like: we're gonna read to you while you enjoy an adult beverage. Short stories, excerpts from soon-to-be released novels, and other favorites, we might even throw in some poetry, who knows, we're playing this by ear. We've even got a super secret meeting room. Meet in the Pub. All are welcome (well, all adults).

RAVENNA - Adrienne Celt - The Daughters

Short story and comics creator Celt interweaves themes of music, motherhood, and myth in her lyrical debut novel: The Daughters. Her  work has been published in Esquire, the Kenyon Review, the Rumpus, and elsewhere, and she holds an MFA from Arizona State University. She lives in Tucson and has a Polish grandmother of her own.

$24.95
ISBN: 9781631490453
Availability: Out-of-stock, Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - August 3rd, 2015

Lulu can't sing. Since the traumatic birth of her daughter, the internationally renowned soprano hasn't dared utter a note. She's afraid that her body is too fragile and that she may have lost her talent to a long-dreaded curse afflicting all of the mothers in her family.


SPECIAL HOURS @ BOTH THIRD PLACE LOCATIONS

Third Place Lake Forest Park and Ravenna will close at 5pm.

SPECIAL HOURS @ BOTH THIRD PLACE LOCATIONS

Third Place Books Lake Forest Park and Ravenna will be closing at 5pm today.
 

LFP - Moonshadows by Julie Weston

Moonshadows, a Nellie Burns and Moonshine mystery, is an historical mystery that explores a web of revenge, love and loss, and devotion, set against small towns in back country Idaho during the 1920s.

$25.95
ISBN: 9781432830731
Availability: Out-of-stock, Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Five Star (ME) - August 2015

RAVENNA - Book Club

This national bestseller explores the relationship between humans and dogs. How would dogs live if they were free? Would they stay with their human friends?

$15.95
ISBN: 9780156034500
Availability: Out-of-stock, Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Harvest Books - April 21st, 2008

This national bestseller explores the relationship between humans and dogs. How would dogs live if they were free? Would they stay with their human friends?

Merle and Ted found each other in the Utah desert-- Merle was living wild and Ted was looking for a pup to keep him company.


RAVENNA - LoLS (League of Literary Snobbery : Storytime for Grownups)

Are you wistful for the days of your youth when adults would read out loud to you? Well, we are. Join us for LOLS: League of Literary Snobbery. It's a story time for grown ups and it's just what it sounds like: we're gonna read to you while you enjoy an adult beverage. Short stories, excerpts from soon-to-be released novels, and other favorites, we might even throw in some poetry, who knows, we're playing this by ear. We've even got a super secret meeting room. Meet in the Pub. All are welcome (well, all adults).

RAVENNA - Book Club

Two charming, over-anxious, germ-phobic friends, Isaac and Greg take a road trip from Boston to Philadelphia. They are both obsessed with Marcel Duchamp, his art and his ideas, and thus the destination has to be the largest collection of Duchamp in the world, The Philadelphia Art Museum, the actual place The Bride Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors, Even is on display today.

Isaac is not an unreliable narrator, he is a hyper-reliable narrator, consumed by his own attention and thrilled with the connections he sees everywhere all at once. 

$15.95
ISBN: 9781619025493
Availability: Out-of-stock, Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Counterpoint LLC - June 9th, 2015

This is a wonderful comic novel, about philosophy, the nature of art, the beauty of the ordinary, and about quirky, complete, night & day victims of obsessive-compulsive disorder. Two charming, over-anxious, germ-phobic friends, Isaac and Greg take a road trip from Boston to Philadelphia.


TPB Literary Book Club - Shirley

$25.95
ISBN: 9780399166457
Availability: Out-of-stock, Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Blue Rider Press - June 12th, 2014

Two imposing literary figures are at the center of this captivating novel: the celebrated Shirley Jackson, best known for her short story The Lottery, and her husband, Stanley Edgar Hyman, a literary critic and professor at Bennington College.


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