• The Book of Boy

      The Book of Boy
      Catherine Gilbert Murdock
      $16.99
      Air Date/Time October 22, 5:30 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 288 pages, hardcover, Greenwillow Books

      This epic and engrossing quest story is for fans of Adam Gidwitz’s The Inquisitor’s Tale and Grace Lin’s Where the Mountain Meets the Moon, and for readers of all ages. Features a map and black-and-white art by Ian Schoenherr throughout.

      Boy has always been relegated to the outskirts of his small village. With a large hump on his back, a mysterious past, and a tendency to talk to...Learn More

    • Art Deco Chicago

      Art Deco Chicago: Designing Modern America
      Robert Bruegmann, ed.
      $75.00
      Air Date/Time October 23, 1:00 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 325 pages, hardcover, Chicago Art Deco Society

      An expansive take on American Art Deco that explores Chicago’s pivotal role in developing the architecture, graphic design, and product design that came to define middle-class style in the twentieth century.

      Frank Lloyd Wright’s lost Midway Gardens, the iconic Sunbeam Mixmaster, and Marshall Field’s famed window displays: despite the differences in scale and medium, each belongs to the broad...Learn More

    • Virtual Sabotage

      Virtual Sabotage
      Julie Hyzy
      $16.00
      Air Date/Time October 24, 12:00 noon (Central)
      1st ed., paperback. Calexia

      Virtual Sabotage introduces Kenna Ward, an envoy for a virtual reality company whose implants create a thrilling world that allows people to create daring scenarios in a safe environment.

      Most of the time, that is. When in the rare instance the human brain mistakes the terrifying event as real, it’s up to Ward to enter the scenario and pull them back to reality.

      But when a key envoy goes...Learn More

    • The War Outside My Window

      The War Outside My Window
      Janet Elizabeth Croon, ed.
      $34.95
      Air Date/Time October 25, 3pm (Central)
      1st ed., 480p., hardcover, Savas Beatie

      LeRoy Wiley Gresham was born in 1847 to an affluent slave-holding family in Macon, Georgia. After a horrific leg injury left him an invalid, the educated, inquisitive, perceptive, and exceptionally witty 12-year-old began keeping a diary in 1860–just as secession and the Civil War began tearing the country and his world apart. He continued to write even as his health deteriorated...Learn More

    • Leadership In Turbulent Times
      by Doris Kearns Goodwin
      $30.00
      Air Date/Time October 30, 12:30 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 496 pages, hardcover, Simon & Schuster

      In this culmination of five decades of acclaimed studies in presidential history, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Doris Kearns Goodwin offers an illuminating exploration of the early development, growth, and exercise of leadership.

      Are leaders born or made? Where does ambition come from? How does adversity affect the growth of leadership? Does the leader make the times or do the times make the...Learn More

    • Leadership in Turbulent Times  – Copy of the Book and a Ticket for Book Signing
      by Doris Kearns Goodwin
      $30.00
      Approximately 1:15 pm

      We have limited tickets available for the Doris Kearns Goodwin book signing. This event is not open to the public. No one without a ticket will be admitted.

      Customers receive one ticket to join the signing line with the purchase of one copy of Leadership in Turbulent times. One ticket admits one person. If two people are coming you must...Learn More

    • Out of Body
      by Suzanne Brockmann
      $8.99
      Air Date/Time September 26, 2 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 154 pages, paperback, CreateSpace

      New, never before published novel published July 2018.

      Friends to lovers, with a supernatural twist… Henry’s been in love with his best friend Malcolm since college, but after he kisses Mal on Halloween night, things go desperately wrong. Awkward turns to just plain weird when Mal mysteriously vanishes. And weird gets freaky when Henry starts to wonder if he’s being haunted by Mal’s ghost.Learn More

    • The Three Escapes of Hannah Arendt: A Tyranny of Truth
      by Ken Krimstein
      $28
      Air Date/Time September 25, 3 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 240 pages, hardcover, Bloomsbury

      One of the greatest philosophers of the twentieth century and a hero of political thought, the largely unsung and often misunderstood Hannah Arendt is best known for her landmark 1951 book on openness in political life, The Origins of Totalitarianism, which, with its powerful and timely lessons for today, has become newly relevant.

      She led an extraordinary...Learn More

    • Friends of the Wigwam
      by John William Huelskamp
      $16.95
      Air Date/Time September 20, 3:00 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 384 pages, paperback, Barrington Group

      FRIENDS OF THE WIGWAM is a historical novel and love story about six young friends whose innocence is stripped from them seemingly overnight in the brutal setting of the American Civil War.

      Meticulously researched and based on real-life people and true events, FRIENDS OF THE WIGWAM spans 1857-1865 and introduces you to the courageous men and women from Illinois who staged...Learn More

    • Bolivar
      by Sean Rubin
      $29.99
      Air Date/Time September 13, 3 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 224 pages, hardcover, Archaia

      What would you do if your neighbor was a dinosaur?

      Sybil knows that there is something off about her next door neighbor, but she can’t seem to get anyone to believe her. Everyone is so busy going about their days in the busy streets of New York City that they don’t notice Bolivar. They don’t notice his odd height, his tiny arms, or his long...Learn More

    • The Great Believers
      by Rebecca Makkai
      $27
      Air Date/Time September 12, 3 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 432 pages, hardcover, Viking

      A dazzling new novel of friendship and redemption in the face of tragedy and loss set in 1980s Chicago and contemporary Paris, by the acclaimed author Rebecca Makkai

      In 1985, Yale Tishman, the development director for an art gallery in Chicago, is about to pull off an amazing coup, bringing in an extraordinary collection of 1920s paintings as a gift to the gallery. Yet...Learn More

    • Face Off
      by Brenda Novak
      $7.99
      Air Date/Time August 28, 1:30 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 416 pages, paperback, St Martin’s Press

      From New York Times bestselling author Brenda Novak comes Face Off, the next installment of Dr. Evelyn Talbot and her murderous home for psychopaths.

      SHE VOWED NEVER TO BE A VICTIM AGAIN. BUT NOW A KILLER HAS HER IN HIS SIGHT. . .

      Tortured and left for dead at sixteen, Evelyn Talbot turned her personal nightmare into her life’s work―studying the disturbing psychopathy...Learn More

    • When The Lights Go Out
      written by Mary Kubica
      $26.99
      Air Date/Time August 28, 12:00 noon (Central)
      1st ed., 336 pages, hardcover

      A woman is forced to question her own identity in this riveting and emotionally charged thriller by the blockbuster bestselling author of The Good Girl, Mary Kubica.

      Jessie Sloane is on the path to rebuilding her life after years of caring for her ailing mother. She rents a new apartment and applies for college. But when the college informs her that her social...Learn More

    • Under the Crescent Moon with the XI Corps in the Civil War. Volume 2: From Gettysburg to Victory, 1863-1865
      by James S. Pula
      $34.95
      Air Date/Time August 16, 3:30 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 432 pages, hardcover, Savas Beatie

      The martial enthusiasm that engulfed tWith the publication of Under the Crescent Moon with the XI Corps in the Civil War: Volume. 2: From Gettysburg to Victory, 1863-1865, James S. Pula completes his magisterial work on this important Union command.

      The XI Corps served in the Army...Learn More

    • The Leopold and Loeb Files: An Intimate Look at One of America’s Most Infamous Crimes
      by Nina Barrett
      $35.00
      Air Date/Time: August 14, 3 pm (Central)
      302 pages, hardcover, Agate Midway

      In 1924, University of Chicago students Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb were young, rich, and looking for a thrill. The crime that came next—the brutal, cold-blood murder of 14-year-old Bobby Franks—would come to captivate the country and unfold into what many dubbed the crime of the century. As the decades passed, the mythology surrounding the...Learn More

    • The Most Complete Political Machine Ever Known: The North’s Union Leagues in the American Civil War (Civil War in the North)
      by Paul Taylor
      $45.00
      Air Date/Time August 2, 5:00 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 328 pages, hardcover, Kent State University Press

      The martial enthusiasm that engulfed the North when the American Civil War commenced in April 1861 vanished by the following summer. Repeated military defeats, economic worries, and staggering casualties prompted many civilians to question the war s viability. Frustration exploded into anger when Republican...Learn More

    • The Slave’s Cause: A History of Abolition
      by Manisha Sinha
      $37.50
      Air Date/Time August 2, 3:00 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 784 pages, hardcover, Yale University Press

      A groundbreaking history of abolition that recovers the largely forgotten role of African Americans in the long march toward emancipation from the American Revolution through the Civil War.

      Received historical wisdom casts abolitionists as bourgeois, mostly white reformers burdened by racial paternalism and economic conservatism. Manisha Sinha overturns this image, broadening her scope beyond the antebellum period usually associated...Learn More

    • Hot Mess
      by Emily Belden
      $15.99
      Air Date/Time July 31, 3 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 416 pages, paperback, Graydon House

      Twentysomething Allie Simon is used to playing by the rules—until Chicago’s most sought-after, up-and-coming culinary genius, Benji Zane, walks into her world and pulls her into his. The only thing more renowned than Benji’s mouthwatering masterpieces and equally luscious good looks? His struggle with addiction and his reckless tendency to live life on the edge, no matter the havoc he wreaks along the way....Learn More

    • A Campaign of Giants–The Battle for Petersburg: Volume 1: From the Crossing of the James to the Crater (Civil War America)
      by A. Wilson Greene
      $45.00
      Air Date/Time July 19, 5:00 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 728 pages, hardcover, University of North Carolina Press

      Grinding, bloody, and ultimately decisive, the Petersburg Campaign was the Civil War’s longest and among its most complex. Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee squared off for more than nine months in their struggle for Petersburg, the key to the Confederate...Learn More

    • Wicked and the Wallflower
      by Sarah MacLean
      $7.99
      Air Date/Time June 21, 2 pm (Central)
      1st ed., 400 pages, paperback

      When a mysterious stranger finds his way into her bedchamber and offers his help in landing a duke, Lady Felicity Faircloth agrees—on one condition. She’s seen enough of the world to believe in passion, and won’t accept a marriage without it.

      The Wallflower Makes a Dangerous Bargain . . .
      Bastard son of a duke and king of London’s dark streets, Devil has...Learn More