Caroline's Picks

Caroline Green Christopoulos is one of Malaprop’s sidelines buyers and the consignment buyer. She is also co-owner of the small author publicity firm Gold Leaf Literary Services. In her non-working moments she volunteers with the Asheville Grown Business Alliance and the Carolina Mountains Literary Festival. She's a proud foster mom and she loves to eat food, drink scotch, laugh loudly, and discuss the meaning of life, the universe, and everything.

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Educated: A Memoir By Tara Westover Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399590528
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - February 8th, 2022

A riveting account of life in a fundamentalist Mormon family and the education that broke her family bonds.


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I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer By Michelle McNamara, Gillian Flynn (Introduction by), Patton Oswalt (Afterword by) Cover Image
By Michelle McNamara, Gillian Flynn (Introduction by), Patton Oswalt (Afterword by)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062319791
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial - February 26th, 2019

Narrative non-fiction at its best. The story of McNamara's hunt for the Golden State Killer.


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Smack Dab in the Middle of Maybe By Jo Watson Hackl Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780399557415
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days.
Published: Yearling - July 30th, 2019

A wonderful coming of age story set in the backwoods of Mississippi. Nature and art play big roles.


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The Lemonade Year By Amy Willoughby-Burle Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781629724119
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Shadow Mountain - April 3rd, 2018

Love, food, and family drama. What else is life about?


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The Secret Token: Myth, Obsession, and the Search for the Lost Colony of Roanoke By Andrew Lawler Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781101974605
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Anchor - June 4th, 2019

Taking another look at an all-American myth....a look that reveals more about us than we suspected.


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Julián Is a Mermaid By Jessica Love, Jessica Love (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jessica Love, Jessica Love (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763690458
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Candlewick - April 23rd, 2018

A beautiful book for mermaids of all kinds!


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Lethal White (A Cormoran Strike Novel #4) By Robert Galbraith Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316422772
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days.
Published: Mulholland Books - June 11th, 2019

I LOVE CORMORAN STRIKE!


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Conversations with America: Confronting the Divisive Challenges of Our Time By Randy Bell Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780989542852
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days.
Published: McKee Learning Foundation - August 21st, 2018

A great book for our community...Let's talk, America!


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Ultimate Verdict: A Legal Thriller By Michael Winstead Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780999242100
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Published: Michael Winstead - December 15th, 2017

A gripping mystery about vigilante justice...Justice that begins to undo its pursuers. Cliffhanger city!


Borne: A Novel By Jeff VanderMeer Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780374537654
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: MCD - February 27th, 2018

The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit By Michael Finkel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101911532
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - January 30th, 2018

The Martian: A Novel By Andy Weir Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780553418026
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Published: Ballantine Books - October 28th, 2014

The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry: A Novel By Gabrielle Zevin Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781616204518
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Published: Algonquin Books - December 2nd, 2014

Portraits and Observations: The Essays of Truman Capote By Truman Capote Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780812978919
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Modern Library - November 11th, 2008

The Secret Life of Violet Grant (The Schuler Sisters Novels #1) By Beatriz Williams Cover Image
$17.00
This book is currently on backorder. Please call or email for availability.
ISBN: 9780425274842
Published: Berkley - May 5th, 2015

The Cuckoo's Calling (A Cormoran Strike Novel #1) By Robert Galbraith Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780316206853
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Published: Mulholland Books - April 29th, 2014

The Silkworm (A Cormoran Strike Novel #2) By Robert Galbraith Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780316206891
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Published: Mulholland Books - June 2nd, 2015

The Rosie Project: A Novel By Graeme Simsion Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781476729091
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Published: Simon & Schuster - June 3rd, 2014

The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared By Jonas Jonasson Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781401324643
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Published: Hachette Books - September 11th, 2012

One Plus One: A Novel By Jojo Moyes Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143127505
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Published: Penguin Books - March 31st, 2015

A Room with a View (Vintage Classics) By E.M. Forster Cover Image
$11.00
ISBN: 9780679724766
Availability: Backordered at Our Warehouse. ETA Unavailable.
Published: Vintage - October 23rd, 1989

Kafka on the Shore (Vintage International) By Haruki Murakami Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781400079278
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - January 3rd, 2006

The Long Walk: The True Story of a Trek to Freedom By Slavomir Rawicz Cover Image
$16.95
This book is currently on backorder. Please call or email for availability.
ISBN: 9781592289448
Published: Lyons Press - April 1st, 2006

When You Reach Me: (Newbery Medal Winner) By Rebecca Stead Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780375850868
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Published: Yearling - December 28th, 2010

Zane's Trace By Allan Wolf Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780763643782
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Published: Candlewick - February 9th, 2010

The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair: A Novel By Joel Dicker Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143126683
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Published: Penguin Books - May 27th, 2014