Brentwood's Top 100 for 2012

Brentwood's Top 50 for 2012
Here are Brentwood's top books of 2012, as chosen by our customers!


Fifty Shades of Grey: Book One of the Fifty Shades Trilogy (Fifty Shades of Grey Series #1) By E L. James Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780345803481
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Published: Vintage - April 3rd, 2012

Gone Girl: A Novel By Gillian Flynn Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780307588364
Availability: Backordered - May take 3 weeks or more to arrive
Published: Ballantine Books - June 5th, 2012

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Rules of Civility: A Novel By Amor Towles Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143121169
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - June 26th, 2012

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Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail By Cheryl Strayed Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780307592736
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Published: Knopf - March 20th, 2012

The Neurotic Parent's Guide to College Admissions: Strategies for Helicoptering, Hot-Housing & Micromanaging By J. D. Rothman Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780983459415
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Published: Prospect Park Books - February 15th, 2012

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The Buddha in the Attic By Julie Otsuka Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307744425
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Anchor - March 20th, 2012

The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance By Edmund de Waal Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780312569372
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Picador - August 2nd, 2011

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The Art of Fielding: A Novel By Chad Harbach Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316126670
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Back Bay Books - May 1st, 2012

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The Sense of an Ending (Vintage International) By Julian Barnes Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780307947727
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Published: Vintage - May 29th, 2012

Bossypants By Tina Fey Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316056878
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Published: Back Bay Books - January 3rd, 2012

Bringing Up Bebe: One American Mother Discovers the Wisdom of French Parenting By Pamela Druckerman Cover Image
$25.95
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ISBN: 9781594203336
Published: Penguin Press - February 7th, 2012

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The Tiger's Wife: A Novel By Téa Obreht  Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780385343848
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - November 1st, 2011

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In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin By Erik Larson Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780307408853
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Crown - May 1st, 2012

I Remember Nothing: And Other Reflections By Nora Ephron Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780307742803
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Published: Vintage - November 1st, 2011

Beautiful Ruins: A Novel By Jess Walter Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780061928123
Availability: Backordered - May take 3 weeks or more to arrive
Published: Harper - June 12th, 2012

State of Wonder: A Novel By Ann Patchett Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062049810
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial - May 8th, 2012

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Where'd You Go, Bernadette: A Novel By Maria Semple Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316204279
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - August 14th, 2012

Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything By Joshua Foer Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143120537
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Published: Penguin Books - February 28th, 2012

Steve Jobs By Walter Isaacson Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781451648539
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 24th, 2011

The Psychopath Test: A Journey Through the Madness Industry By Jon Ronson Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781594485756
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Published: Riverhead Books - May 1st, 2012

Some Assembly Required: A Journal of My Son's First Son By Anne Lamott, Sam Lamott Cover Image
$26.95
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ISBN: 9781594488412
Published: Riverhead Books - March 20th, 2012

The Marriage Plot: A Novel By Jeffrey Eugenides Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9781250014764
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Published: Picador - September 4th, 2012

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The Family Fang: A Novel By Kevin Wilson Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780061579059
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Published: Ecco - April 17th, 2012

The End of Illness By David B. Agus, M.D. Cover Image
$18.00
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ISBN: 9781451610192
Published: Free Press - October 16th, 2012

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The Angry Buddhist By Seth Greenland Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781609450687
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Published: Europa Editions - April 24th, 2012

Canada By Richard Ford Cover Image
$27.99
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ISBN: 9780061692048
Published: Ecco - May 22nd, 2012

Feynman's Rainbow: A Search for Beauty in Physics and in Life By Leonard Mlodinow Cover Image
$17.00
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ISBN: 9780307946492
Published: Vintage - November 29th, 2011

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A Hologram for the King By Dave Eggers Cover Image
$25.00
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ISBN: 9781936365746
Published: McSweeney's - June 19th, 2012

Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey: The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle By The Countess of Carnarvon Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780770435622
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Published: Crown - December 27th, 2011

A Brief History of Thought: A Philosophical Guide to Living (Learning to Live) By Luc Ferry Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062074249
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Published: Harper Perennial - December 27th, 2011

Bring Up the Bodies: A Novel (Wolf Hall Trilogy #2) By Hilary Mantel Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780805090031
Availability: Backordered - May take 3 weeks or more to arrive
Published: Henry Holt and Co. - May 8th, 2012

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The Dovekeepers: A Novel By Alice Hoffman Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781451617481
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scribner - April 3rd, 2012

Blood, Bones & Butter: The Inadvertent Education of a Reluctant Chef By Gabrielle Hamilton Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780812980882
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - January 24th, 2012

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What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank: Stories By Nathan Englander Cover Image
$24.95
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ISBN: 9780307958709
Published: Knopf - February 7th, 2012

Paris versus New York: A Tally of Two Cities By Vahram Muratyan Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780143120254
Availability: Backordered - May take 3 weeks or more to arrive
Published: Penguin Books - January 31st, 2012

The Casual Vacancy By J. K. Rowling Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780316228534
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - September 27th, 2012

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Cloud Atlas: A Novel By David Mitchell Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780375507250
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - August 17th, 2004

Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness By Alexandra Fuller Cover Image
$17.00
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ISBN: 9780143121343
Published: Penguin Books - June 26th, 2012

Cutting for Stone By Abraham Verghese Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780375714368
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - January 26th, 2010

Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity By Katherine Boo Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781400067558
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Published: Random House - February 7th, 2012

Start Something That Matters By Blake Mycoskie Cover Image
$18.00
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ISBN: 9780812981445
Published: Random House - May 15th, 2012

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Darth Vader and Son (Star Wars Comics for Father and Son, Darth Vader Comic for Star Wars Kids) (Star Wars x Chronicle Books) By Jeffrey Brown Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781452106557
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Published: Chronicle Books - April 18th, 2012

Telegraph Avenue: A Novel By Michael Chabon Cover Image
$27.99
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ISBN: 9780061493348
Published: Harper - September 11th, 2012

Sh*tty Mom: The Parenting Guide for the Rest of Us By Laurie Kilmartin, Karen Moline, Alicia Ybarbo, Mary Ann Zoellner Cover Image
$19.95
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ISBN: 9781419704598
Published: Abrams Image - September 1st, 2012

Thinking, Fast and Slow By Daniel Kahneman Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780374275631
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - October 25th, 2011

Plenty: Vibrant Vegetable Recipes from London's Ottolenghi (Vegetarian Cooking, Vegetable Cookbook, Vegetable Cooking) By Yotam Ottolenghi, Jonathan Lovekin (Photographs by) Cover Image
By Yotam Ottolenghi, Jonathan Lovekin (Photographs by)
$35.00
ISBN: 9781452101248
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chronicle Books - March 23rd, 2011

The Passage of Power: The Years of Lyndon Johnson By Robert A. Caro Cover Image
$55.00
ISBN: 9780679405078
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Published: Knopf - May 1st, 2012

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The Patrick Melrose Novels: Never Mind, Bad News, Some Hope, and Mother's Milk By Edward St Aubyn Cover Image
$22.00
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ISBN: 9780312429966
Published: Picador USA - January 31st, 2012

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Just Kids By Patti Smith Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780060936228
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ecco - November 2nd, 2010

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This Is How You Lose Her By Junot Díaz Cover Image
$26.95
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ISBN: 9781594487361
Published: Riverhead Books - September 11th, 2012

The Cat's Table (Vintage International) By Michael Ondaatje Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780307744418
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Published: Vintage - June 12th, 2012

On Booze (New Directions Pearls) By F. Scott Fitzgerald Cover Image
$10.95
ISBN: 9780811219266
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: New Directions - June 28th, 2011

Mortality By Christopher Hitchens Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781455502752
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Published: Twelve - September 4th, 2012

The Little Russian By Susan Sherman Cover Image
$28.00
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ISBN: 9781582437729
Published: Counterpoint - February 21st, 2012

The Best Advice I Ever Got: Lessons from Extraordinary Lives By Katie Couric Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812982589
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - April 17th, 2012

The Paris Wife: A Novel By Paula McLain Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780345521309
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Published: Ballantine Books - February 22nd, 2011

Get Some Headspace: How Mindfulness Can Change Your Life in Ten Minutes a Day By Andy Puddicombe Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250008404
Availability: Out of Print
Published: St. Martin's Griffin - June 5th, 2012

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The Tender Bar: A Memoir By J. R. Moehringer Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780786888764
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Hachette Books - August 1st, 2006

Defending Jacob: A Novel By William Landay Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780385344227
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Published: Delacorte Press - January 31st, 2012

Foreign Bodies By Cynthia Ozick Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780547577494
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Published: Mariner Books - November 15th, 2011

Man vs. Markets: Economics Explained (Plain and Simple) By Paddy Hirsch Cover Image
$17.99
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ISBN: 9780062196651
Published: Harper Business - August 28th, 2012

The Girls: A Novel By Lori Lansens Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316066341
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Published: Back Bay Books - April 10th, 2007

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Blue Nights By Joan Didion Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780307387387
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - May 29th, 2012

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How to Be a Woman By Caitlin Moran Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062124296
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Published: Harper Perennial - July 17th, 2012

The Family Dinner: Great Ways to Connect with Your Kids, One Meal at a Time By Laurie David, Kirstin Uhrenholdt, Dr. Harvey Karp, MD (Foreword by), Jonathan Safran Foer (Afterword by), Maryellen Baker (Photographs by) Cover Image
By Laurie David, Kirstin Uhrenholdt, Dr. Harvey Karp, MD (Foreword by), Jonathan Safran Foer (Afterword by), Maryellen Baker (Photographs by)
$29.99
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ISBN: 9780446565462
Published: Grand Central Life & Style - November 3rd, 2010

Then Again By Diane Keaton, Anna Quindlen (Contributions by) Cover Image
By Diane Keaton, Anna Quindlen (Contributions by)
$18.00
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ISBN: 9780812980950
Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - May 1st, 2012

The Empty Family: Stories By Colm Toibin Cover Image
$16.99
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ISBN: 9781439195963
Published: Scribner - January 3rd, 2012

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A Fine Balance (Vintage International) By Rohinton Mistry Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781400030651
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - November 30th, 2001

A Game of Thrones (HBO Tie-in Edition): A Song of Ice and Fire: Book One By George R. R. Martin Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780553386790
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Published: Bantam - March 22nd, 2011

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The Night Circus By Erin Morgenstern Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780307744432
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Anchor - July 3rd, 2012

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Any Human Heart (Vintage International) By William Boyd Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781400031009
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - January 6th, 2004

Anna Karenina: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) By Leo Tolstoy, Richard Pevear (Translated by), Larissa Volokhonsky (Translated by) Cover Image
By Leo Tolstoy, Richard Pevear (Translated by), Larissa Volokhonsky (Translated by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780143035008
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Published: Penguin Classics - May 31st, 2004

Ender's Game (The Ender Saga #1) By Orson Scott Card Cover Image
$7.99
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ISBN: 9780812550702
Published: Tor Science Fiction - July 15th, 1994

Unsaid: A Novel By Neil Abramson Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781599954097
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Published: Center Street - June 5th, 2012

A Visit from the Goon Squad By Jennifer Egan Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780307477477
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Anchor - March 22nd, 2011

Farther Away: Essays By Jonathan Franzen Cover Image
$26.00
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ISBN: 9780374153571
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - April 24th, 2012

Confessions of an Advertising Man By David Ogilvy, Sir Alan Parker (Foreword by) Cover Image
By David Ogilvy, Sir Alan Parker (Foreword by)
$20.95
ISBN: 9781904915379
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Published: Southbank Publishing - January 1st, 2012

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The Long Ships By Frans G. Bengtsson, Michael Chabon (Introduction by), Michael Meyer (Translated by) Cover Image
By Frans G. Bengtsson, Michael Chabon (Introduction by), Michael Meyer (Translated by)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781590173466
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: NYRB Classics - July 6th, 2010

Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman By Robert K. Massie Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780345408778
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - September 18th, 2012

The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom By Don Miguel Ruiz, Janet Mills Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781878424310
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Amber-Allen Publishing - November 7th, 1997

Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption By Laura Hillenbrand Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781400064168
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Published: Random House - November 16th, 2010

The Mozza Cookbook: Recipes from Los Angeles's Favorite Italian Restaurant and Pizzeria By Nancy Silverton, Matt Molina, Carolynn Carreno, Mario Batali (Introduction by) Cover Image
$37.50
ISBN: 9780307272843
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Published: Knopf - September 27th, 2011