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Winter Reading 2016 - Top Ten Lists

Tsunami Books 

 

Favorites

2585 Willamette Street

541-345-8986

tsunamibooks.org

 

Scott Landfield’s staff pick: 

Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen. Simon and Schuster, $32.50.

 

Store Favorites:  

Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig. Riverhead Books, $28.95.

My Life on the Road by Gloria Steinem. Random House, $18.

M Train by Patti Smith. Knopf, $25.

Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J.D. Vance. Harper Collins,  $27.99. 

The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate — Discoveries from a Secret World by Peter Wohlleben. Greystone Books, $24.95. 

Upstream: Selected Essays by Mary Oliver. Penguin Press, $26.

Thunder Boy, Jr., by Sherman Alexie, illustrated by Yuyi Morales. Little, Brown. $17.99. 

The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson, Random House, $32.

• Housewife: Home(re)making in a Transgender Marriage by Kristin Collier. Abbondanza. $16.

• Staying Put in Lane County by Whitey Lueck CreateSpace (Amazon), $15.

• Mindful Relationships: Seven Skills for Success by B. Grace Bullock. Handspring, $29.50.

• = Oregon Author or Oregon-Centric Book

 

 

 

J. Michaels Books

160 E. Broadway

541-342-2002

 

Vincent Van Gogh: The Lost Arles Sketchbook by Bogomila Welsh-Ovcharov. Abrams, $85. 

The Voynich Manuscript. Yale University Press, $50. 

Shakespeare and Company, Paris: A History of the Rag & Bone Shop of the Heart, edited by Krista Halverson. Shakespeare and Company, $34.95. 

The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate — Discoveries from a Secret World by Peter Wohlleben. Greystone Books, $24.95. 

The Invention of Nature Alexander Von Humboldt’s New World by Andrea Wulf. Vintage, $30. 

Today Will Be Different by Maria Semple. Little Brown, $27. 

Moonglow: A Novel by Michael Chabon. Harper Collins, $28.99. 

The Road to Little Dribbling by Bill Bryson. Anchor, $16.95. 

Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J.D. Vance. Harper Collins,  $27.99. 

Appetites: A Cookbook by Anthony Bourdain, Laurie Woolever. Harper Collins, $37.50. 

 

 

Black Sun Books

2467 Hilyard Street

541-484-3777

 

TOP TEN

The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate by Peter Wohlleben. Greystone Books, $24.95.

Garden Time: Poems by W. S. Merwin. Copper Canyon Press, $24.

The Kitchen Creamery: Making Yogurt, Butter, & Cheese At Home by Louella Hill. Chronicle Books, $29.95.

Commonwealth: A Novel by Ann Patchett. Harper, $27.99.

• Love Factually: 10 Proven Steps From I Wish to I Do by Duana C. Welch. LoveScience Media, $15.99.

Lucky Peach Presents Power Vegetables!: Turbocharged Recipes for Vegetables with Guts by Peter Meehan. Clarkson Potter, $35.

The Underground Railroad: A Novel by Colson Whitehead. Doubleday, $26.95

Look: Poems by Solmaz Sharif. Graywolf Press, $16.

The Littlest Family’s Big Day by Emily Winfield Martin. Random House, $17.99.

Night Sky With Exit Wounds: Poems by Ocean Vuong. Copper Canyon Press, $16.

• = Oregon Author or
Oregon-Centric Book

 

 

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