Malaprop's 101 Best Books of 2018

Because 100 books just isn't enough, here are our 101 favorite books of 2018. Compiled by the booksellers of Malaprop's, we've got big presses, small presses, fiction, non-fiction, graphic novels, cookbooks, poetry, translations, books for young and old...and a list that we hope truly captures the eclectic and diverse tastes of each and every Malaprop's bookseller. Split into four parts, we take an alphabetical look back at a year in our favorite thing on Earth -- books. Enjoy!

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One Person, No Vote: How Voter Suppression Is Destroying Our Democracy Cover Image
By Carol Anderson, Dick Durbin (Foreword by), Dick Durbin (Introduction by)
$27.00
ISBN: 9781635571370
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - September 11th, 2018

Air Traffic: A Memoir of Ambition and Manhood in America Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781524731762
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Knopf - April 10th, 2018

Alien Virus Love Disaster: Stories Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781618731494
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Small Beer Press - August 21st, 2018

Always Look on the Bright Side of Life: A Sortabiography Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781984822581
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Crown Archetype - October 2nd, 2018

America Is Not the Heart: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780735222410
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Viking - April 3rd, 2018

American Eden: David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781631494192
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Liveright - June 5th, 2018

Annie Leibovitz at Work Cover Image
$49.95
ISBN: 9780714878294
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Phaidon Press - November 5th, 2018

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Bald Knobber Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780999193518
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Secret Acres - October 2nd, 2018

Barracoon: The Story of the Last
By Zora Neale Hurston, Alice Walker (Foreword by), Deborah G. Plant (Introduction by)
$24.99
ISBN: 9780062748201
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Amistad - May 8th, 2018

Basketball: A Love Story Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781524761783
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Crown Archetype - September 18th, 2018

Beastie Boys Book Cover Image
$50.00
ISBN: 9780812995541
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Spiegel & Grau - October 30th, 2018

Beautiful Country Burn Again: Democracy, Rebellion, and Revolution Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062688842
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Ecco - September 25th, 2018

The Books of Earthsea: The Complete Illustrated Edition (Earthsea Cycle) Cover Image
By Ursula K. Le Guin, Charles Vess (Illustrator)
$59.99
ISBN: 9781481465588
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Gallery / Saga Press - October 30th, 2018

Call Them by Their True Names: American Crises (and Essays) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781608469468
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Haymarket Books - September 4th, 2018

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Census Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780062676139
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Ecco - March 6th, 2018

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Cherry: A novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780525520139
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Knopf - August 14th, 2018

CIRCE Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316556347
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown and Company - April 10th, 2018

Convenience Store Woman Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780802128256
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Grove Press - June 12th, 2018

The Death of Truth: Notes on Falsehood in the Age of Trump Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780525574828
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Tim Duggan Books - July 17th, 2018

Denmark Vesey's Garden: Slavery and Memory in the Cradle of the Confederacy Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781620973653
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: New Press - April 3rd, 2018

The Dinosaur Artist: Obsession, Betrayal, and the Quest for Earth's Ultimate Trophy Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316382533
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Hachette Books - September 11th, 2018

Dreadful Young Ladies and Other Stories Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781616207977
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Algonquin Books - February 20th, 2018

A Duke by Default: Reluctant Royals Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062685568
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Avon - July 31st, 2018

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Educated: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399590504
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Random House - February 20th, 2018

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Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780525427575
Availability: Not Currently On Our Shelves. Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Viking - February 13th, 2018