Preorder and Exclusive Specials from Malaprop's!

Malaprop's often hosts the launch event for authors and their books.  We sometimes have special autograph arrangements with authors.  We do not charge extra for autographed books.  Click on the titles below for details on special offers

Cover image for Spells for Forgetting by Adrienne Young; twinkling lights against a night time forestSpells for Forgetting by Adrienne Young: Book available 9/27/22. A new adult novel from the best-selling author of YA fantasy such as Fable, Namesake, and The Last Legacy.  Preorder a signed copy by 9/20/22!  Check out important information on our hybrid event with Adrienne on Tuesday, 9/27, at 6 p.m.!

 

Book cover image for Naomi Novik's The Golden Enclaves; Gold with abstract eye staring in centerThe Golden Enclaves by Naomi Novik: Book available 9/27/22. This completes the trilogy begun by A Deadly Education and The Last Graduate.  Receive a special student notebook (while supplies last) with your preorder.  Books are not signed.

 

Cover image of Denise Kiernan's picture book, Giving Thanks. Image shows people gathered around a table holding hands.Giving Thanks by Denise Kiernan: Book available 9/27/22. A picture book from the best selling author, based on her adult book on the creation of the Thanksgiving holiday, We Gather Together.  Preorder a signed or personalized copy of this (or any of Denise's books)!

Cover for children's novel Two Degrees by Alan GratzTwo Degrees by Alan Gratz:  Book available 10/04/22.  In Two Degrees, three children in different parts of the world, interconnected in ways they don't realize,  are impacted by severe climate  change events.  For ages 8+. Preorder with us to receive a signed or personalized copy.

 

Cover image for picture book Tiny Spoon Vs. Little Fork; wailing baby holding spoon and fork in both fistsTiny Spoon vs. Little Fork by Constance Lombardo: Book available 10/18/22. Feeding a baby can be a challenge. It's never easy when the utensils are competing with each other.  For ages 4+. Preorder with us to receive a signed or personalized copy! Constance will also sign her previous picture book, Everybody Says Meow

The Runestone Saga: Children of Ragnarok by Cinda Williams Chima: Book available 11/8/22. Preorder with us to receive a signed or personalized copy.

 

 

Captain America: The Ghost Army by Alan Gratz; illustrated by Brent Schoonover: Book available 1/3/23 (new date). This is an original graphic novel, appropriate for ages 8+.   Preorder with us to receive a signed or personalized copy (signed by Alan)! A hardcover edition will also be available.

 

Cover image for The Strange by Nathan Ballingrud; Orange image of imagined MarsThe Strange by Nathan Ballingrud: Book available 3/21/23. Preorder with us to receive a signed or personalized copy!

 

 

Cover image of Ab(solutely) Normal, edited by Nora Carpenter and Rocky CallenAb(solutely) Normal: Short Stories That Smash Mental Health Stereotypes, edited by Nora Shalaway Carpenter and Rocky Callen: Book available 4/11/23. This collection of 16 short stories includes new author voices; for ages 12+. Preorder with us to receive a signed or personalized copy (by Nora Carpenter).

 

There andCover image for There and Here by Jimmy Chin; snowy landscape with two explorers Back: Photographs from the Edge by Jimmy Chin: The career-spanning collection from the outdoor adventure photographer is now available.  Order with us for a signed copy (while supplies last).