Archive | May, 2016

Bindlestiff closed Memorial Day weekend

21 May

Bindlestiff Books will be closed Sunday, May 29, and Monday, May 30, for the Memorial Day holiday — but also to do needed repairs to our entryway. We will resume our normal hours (Noon – 7, Monday through Saturday; Noon – 5 Sunday) on Tuesday.

Bestselling Titles

12 May

Our best-selling titles for the last month, in descending order of sales:

Betty Medsger, The Burglary: The Discovery of J. Edgar Hoover’s Secret FBI 

Gemma Harris, Can a Bee Sting a Bee?: And Other Big Questions from Little People

Chimamanda Adichie, We Should All Be Feminists

Te-Nehisi Coates, Between the World and Me

Elena Ferrante, My Brilliant Friend (novel)

Ursula Le Guin, The Dispossessed: A Novel

Alexandra Brodsky & Rachel Nalebuff, editors, The Feminist Utopia Project: Fifty-Six Visions of a Wildly Better Future

Shana Corey, The Secret Subway (picture book)

Troy Andrews, Trombone Shorty (picture book)

Chimamanda Adichie, Americanah (novel)

JK Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone: The Illustrated Edition

Christopher Emdin, For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood: Reality Pedagogy and Urban Education

Corey Silverberg & Fiona Smyth, Sex is a Funny Word: A Book about Bodies, Relationships, and YOU (graphic literature)

Matthew Burgess, Enormous Smallness: The Story of e.e. cummings (picture book)

Daniel Brown, The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics

Andrea Buchanan, The Daring Book for Girls

David Graeber, The Utopia of Rules

Chris Hedges & Joe Sacco, Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt (graphic literature)