Galentine's Reads

Books about friendship and love and love and friendship to read this Galentine's Day!

My Sister, the Serial Killer Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781432873042
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Published: Large Print Press - February 5th, 2020

NOMINATED FOR THE 2019 BOOKER PRIZE
WINNER OF THE LA TIMES BOOK PRIZE FOR MYSTERY/THRILLER
FINALIST FOR THE 2019 WOMEN'S PRIZE


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Lumberjanes Vol. 1: Beware The Kitten Holy Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781608866878
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Published: BOOM! Box - April 7th, 2015

Five best friends spending the summer at Lumberjane scout camp...defeating yetis, three-eyed wolves, and giant falcons...what’s not to love?!

Friendship to the max! Jo, April, Mal, Molly and Ripley are five best pals determined to have an awesome summer together...and they’re not gonna let any insane quest or an array of supernatural critters get in their way!


How to Be Loved: A Memoir of Lifesaving Friendship Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780358108566
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Published: Mariner Books - February 4th, 2020

A luminous memoir about how friendship saved one woman’s life, for anyone who has loved a friend who was sick, grieving, or lost—and for anyone who has struggled to seek or accept help

Eva Hagberg spent her lonely youth looking everywhere for connection: drugs, alcohol, therapists, boyfriends, girlfriends.


Why Not Me? Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780804138161
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Published: Crown - September 27th, 2016

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the author of Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? and creator of The Mindy Project and Never Have I Ever comes a hilarious collection of essays about her ongoing journey to find contentment and excitement in her adult life.


This One Summer Cover Image
By Jillian Tamaki (Illustrator), Mariko Tamaki
$21.99
ISBN: 9781626720947
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Published: First Second - May 6th, 2014

A New York Times bestseller
A 2015 Caldecott Honor Book
A 2015 Michael L. Printz Honor Book
An Eisner Award Winner


Girl Talk: What Science Can Tell Us About Female Friendship Cover Image
By Jacqueline Mroz, Claire Messud (Foreword by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781580057677
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Published: Seal Press - November 13th, 2018

A veteran science reporter's investigation into the fascinating and distinctive nature of women's friendships


Summer Sisters: A Novel Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780440226437
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Published: Dell - May 4th, 1999

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


Practical Magic: 25th Anniversary Edition (The Practical Magic Series #1) Cover Image
By Alice Hoffman, Alice Hoffman (Introduction by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780425190371
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Published: Berkley - August 5th, 2003

*25th Anniversary Edition*—with a New Introduction by the Author!

The Owens sisters confront the challenges of life and love in this bewitching novel from the New York Times bestselling author of The Rules of Magic and Magic Lessons.


Castle Waiting Vol. 2: The Definitive Edition Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781606996331
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Published: Fantagraphics - May 17th, 2013

This is the “Criterion” edition of the Fan-Favorite Feminist Fairy Tale, with additional story.


The Proposal Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780593197493
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Published: Berkley - December 31st, 2019

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
A Reese Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club Pick

“There is so much to relate to and throughout the novel, there is a sharp feminist edge. Loved this one, and you will too.”—New York Times bestselling author Roxane Gay


The Summer I Turned Pretty Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781416968290
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - April 6th, 2010

Belly has an unforgettable summer in this stunning start to the Summer I Turned Pretty series from the New York Times bestselling author of To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before (now a major motion picture!), Jenny Han.

Some summers are just destined to be pretty.

Belly measures her life in summers.


This Will Only Hurt a Little Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501184727
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Published: Gallery Books - October 22nd, 2019

A hilarious, heartfelt, and refreshingly honest memoir and New York Times bestseller by the beloved comedic actress known for her roles on Freaks and Geeks, Dawson’s Creek, and Cougar Town who has become “the breakout star of Instagram stories...Imagine I Love Lucy mixed with a modern lifestyle guru” (The New Yorker).

There&


The Fifth Season (The Broken Earth #1) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316229296
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Published: Orbit - August 4th, 2015

At the end of the world, a woman must hide her secret power and find her kidnapped daughter in this "intricate and extraordinary" Hugo Award winning novel of power, oppression, and revolution. (The New York Times)

This is the way the world ends. . .for the last time.


Yes Please Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062268358
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Published: Dey Street Books - September 1st, 2015

#1 New York Times Bestseller

The much anticipated first book from comedic genius, actress, media darling, star of Parks and Recreation, alum ofSaturday Night Live, and all around awesome lady, Amy Poehler.


Another Brooklyn: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062359995
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Published: Amistad - May 30th, 2017

A Finalist for the 2016 National Book Award

New York Times Bestseller

A SeattleTimes pick for Summer Reading Roundup 2017

A Bustle Fall Roundup pick for 2017


The Widows of Malabar Hill (A Perveen Mistry Novel #1) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781616959760
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Published: Soho Crime - November 20th, 2018

1920s India: Perveen Mistry, Bombay's only female lawyer, is investigating a suspicious will on behalf of three Muslim widows living in full purdah when the case takes a turn toward the murderous. The author of the Agatha and Macavity Award–winning Rei Shimura novels brings us an atmospheric new historical mystery with a captivating heroine.


The Garden of Small Beginnings Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780399583582
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Published: Berkley - May 2nd, 2017

“A quirky, funny, and deeply thoughtful book”* that’s “filled with characters you’ll love and wish you lived next door to in real life”** from the author of The Bookish Life of Nina Hill.
 


The Gilded Wolves: A Novel Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781250144553
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Published: Wednesday Books - September 22nd, 2020

*AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER*

From New York Times bestselling author Roshani Chokshi comes The Gilded Wolves, a novel set in Paris during a time of extraordinary change--one that is full of mystery, decadence, and dangerous desires...

No one believes in them. But soon no one will forget them.


Text Me When You Get Home: The Evolution and Triumph of Modern Female Friendship Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781101986141
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Published: Dutton - February 5th, 2019

Text Me has the thrills and laughs of a romantic comedy, but with an inverted message: ‘There just isn't only one love story in our lives,’ Schaefer writes. If you’re lucky, friends will be the protagonists in these multiple love stories. It’s high time that we start seeing it that way.”—NPR.org


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Sloppy Firsts: A Jessica Darling Novel Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781250781796
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Published: Wednesday Books - May 4th, 2021

The first book in the beloved, New York Times bestselling series - now with a new foreword by New York Times bestselling author Rebecca Serle