Gift Guides

Short reads for your long commute

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Lynn: Letters To a Young Writer by Colum McCann - Practical and inspirational advice for the aspiring writer from one of today’s most celebrated novelist.

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Gift Guide: Nerdy Friend Edition

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Sarah C.: Lilith's Brood by Octavia Butler

In Butler's imagining of the future of Earth the few remaining humans have been rescued from a global nuclear apocalypse by an interplanetary race. Whether they are their saviors or enslavers remains to be seen. Spanning three generations it explores the complexities of race, gender, fertility, and imperialism in a post human future. 

Sarah R.: American Gods by Neil Gaiman 

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Holiday Gift Guide: Children's and Young Adult

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 Kramerbooks' Holiday Gift Guide, Board Books

BOARD BOOKS

A B See by Elizabeth Doyle
A delightful twist on the traditional alphabet book, this is a seek-and-find for little hands where bright colors and busy illustrations make up each letter.

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Holiday Gift Guide: Science

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Kramerbooks' Holiday Gift Guide, Science

Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
A compassionate and clear-eyed weaving together of the stories of doctors, health-care providers, and the author's own father’s death. Gawande uses his unique access and platform to examine how we grow old and die in this country - for better and for worse.

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Holiday Gift Guide: Mystery, Science Fiction, and Fantasy

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Kramerbooks' Holiday Gift Guide, Mystery & Science Fiction 1

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Holiday Gift Guide: Fiction, Part 2

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Kramerbooks' Holiday Gift Guide, Fiction 1

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Holiday Gift Guide: Fiction, Part 1

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Kramerbooks' Holiday Gift Guide, Fiction 1

Avenue of Mysteries by John Irving
As always, Irving the author investigates himself in a robust, complex story about a writer finding his way - yet again. It’s charismatic, written in classic Irving fashion, yet it escapes the New England of his earlier works. It’s a global tale of the search for one’s own past.

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Holiday Gift Guide: Politics and Current Events

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Kramerbooks' Holiday Gift Guide, Politics and Current Events 1

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Holiday Gift Guide: History and Biography

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Kramerbooks' Holiday Gift Guide, History and Biography 1

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Holiday Gift Guide: Cookbooks

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If there is anything we love as much as books, it is food (looking at you, Afterwords Café)! These gorgeous, tempting, helpful books are the perfect things to sate not only the body but the mind. 

Kramerbooks' Holiday Gift Guide, Cookbooks

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

My Kitchen Year: 136 Recipes That Saved My Life by Ruth Reichl 

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