Notorious HBC

Join host and Malaprop’s bookseller Patricia Furnish to discuss a range of books across different periods of history. We’re creating a book club that tackles the challenging subjects, hence “NOTORIOUS.”

We meet on the 3rd Thursday of every month at 7 pm. 

Black Tudors: The Untold Story Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781786073969
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: ONEWorld Publications - November 13th, 2018

Black Tudors - May 2019 Selection


Joan of Arc: A Life Transfigured Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780767932493
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Anchor - October 13th, 2015

Joan of Arc - April 2019 Selection


White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143129677
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - April 4th, 2017

White Trash - March 2019 Selection


The Templars: The Rise and Spectacular Fall of God's Holy Warriors Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143108962
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - September 18th, 2018

The Templars - February 2019 Selection


High Noon: The Hollywood Blacklist and the Making of an American Classic Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781620409497
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Bloomsbury USA - February 6th, 2018

High Noon - January 2019 Selection


The River of Doubt: Theodore Roosevelt's Darkest Journey Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780767913737
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Published: Anchor - October 10th, 2006

The River of Doubt - December 2018 Selection


The Burning Tigris: The Armenian Genocide and America's Response Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780060558703
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Published: Harper Perennial - October 5th, 2004

The Burning Tigris - November 2018 Selection


The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in America Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780544947108
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Published: Mariner Books - April 18th, 2017

The Other Slavery - October 2018 Selection


The Ugly Renaissance: Sex, Greed, Violence and Depravity in an Age of Beauty Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780345802927
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Anchor - October 27th, 2015

The Ugly Renaissance - September 2018 Selection


Les Parisiennes: Resistance, Collaboration, and the Women of Paris Under Nazi Occupation Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250136015
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: St. Martin's Griffin - September 26th, 2017

Les Parisiennes - August 2018 Selection


Bitter Fruit: The Story of the American Coup in Guatemala (David Rockefeller Center Series on Latin American Studies) Cover Image
$25.25
ISBN: 9780674019300
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harvard University Press - October 1st, 2005

Bitter Fruit - July 2018 Selection


A Wicked War: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780307475992
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - August 13th, 2013

A Wicked War - June 2018 Selection


Blitzed: Drugs in the Third Reich Cover Image
By Norman Ohler, Shaun Whiteside (Translated by)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781328915344
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mariner Books - March 6th, 2018

Blitzed - May 2018 Selection


Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780743277044
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scribner - May 31st, 2011

Last Call - April 2018 Selection


The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780465049660
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Basic Books - October 25th, 2016

The Half Has Never Been Told - March 2018 Selection


Operation Paperclip: The Secret Intelligence Program that Brought Nazi Scientists to America Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780316221030
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Back Bay Books - January 20th, 2015

Operation Paperclip - February 2018 Selection


Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780609809648
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Broadway Books - March 22nd, 2005

Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World - January 2018 Selection


The Black Jacobins: Toussaint L'Ouverture and the San Domingo Revolution Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780679724674
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage - October 23rd, 1989

The Black Jacobins - December 2017 Selection


Decoding the Heavens: A 2,000-Year-Old Computer--and the Century-long Search to Discover Its Secrets Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780306818615
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Da Capo Press - March 2nd, 2010

Decoding the Heavens - November 2017 Selection


The Devil in the Shape of a Woman: Witchcraft in Colonial New England Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393317596
Availability: Backordered
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 17th, 1998

The Devil in the Shape of a Woman - October 2017 Selection


The Romanovs: 1613-1918 Cover Image
$21.00
ISBN: 9780307280510
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - May 16th, 2017

The Romanovs - September 2017 Selection


Spain in Our Hearts: Americans in the Spanish Civil War, 1936–1939 Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780544947238
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Mariner Books - March 7th, 2017

Spain in Our Hearts - August 2017 Selection


Gulag: A History Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781400034093
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Anchor - April 9th, 2004

Gulag - July 2017 Selection


Orson Welles's Last Movie: The Making of The Other Side of the Wind Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250092342
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: St. Martin's Griffin - August 2nd, 2016

Orson Welles's Last Movie - June 2017 Selection


Black Flags: The Rise of ISIS Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780804168939
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Anchor - September 6th, 2016

Black Flags - May 2017 Selection


The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9780393337761
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 1st, 2009

The Hemingses of Monticello - April 2017 Selection


1924: The Year That Made Hitler Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316384049
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Back Bay Books - November 22nd, 2016

1924 - March 2017 Selection


SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781631492228
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - September 6th, 2016

S.P.Q.R. - February 2017 Selection