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Come by and see our new space! We're open daily this week from 12-6 and Wednesday evening for a live chat with author Amy Stewart.

(That's our new storefront! Isn't it pretty?!)

February Staff Picks

Live Video-Chat with author Amy Stewart

Event date: 
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 7:00pm

We will be live-chatting with author Amy Stewart at the store so don't miss out on asking your Miss Kopp related questions before the release of the next book!  We will have a limited number of signed copies of Miss Kopp's Midnight Confessions as well!

AMY STEWART is the award-winning author of eight books, including the first two Kopp Sisters novels, Girl Waits with Gun and Lady Cop Makes Trouble, and the bestsellers The Drunken Botanist and Wicked Plants. She and her husband live in California, where they own a bookstore.

Event address: 
Scrawl Books
11911 Freedom Dr
Reston, VA 20190
Miss Kopp's Midnight Confessions Cover Image
Girl Waits with Gun Cover Image
Lady Cop Makes Trouble Cover Image
The Drunken Botanist: The Plants That Create the World's Great Drinks Cover Image

Signed Copies

We have signed copies available for these titles. Check back frequently for updates.

Suspect Red Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781423157540
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Disney-Hyperion - September 19th, 2017

Hello Goodbye Dog Cover Image
By Maria Gianferrari, Patrice Barton (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781626721777
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Roaring Brook Press - July 25th, 2017

Turtles All the Way Down (Signed Edition) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780525555384
Availability: Subject to availability - We will e-mail you an update upon receiving your order.
Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - October 10th, 2017

The Magic Misfits Cover Image
By Neil Patrick Harris, Lissy Marlin (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316391825
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 21st, 2017

One Shadow on the Wall Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481462952
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - June 6th, 2017

It Started with Goodbye Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780310758662
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Blink - May 9th, 2017

Fort-Building Time Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780399556555
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - October 10th, 2017

The Last Magician Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781481432078
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Simon Pulse - July 18th, 2017

Our Own Private Universe Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780373211982
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Harlequin Teen - January 31st, 2017

Strange the Dreamer Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316341684
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 28th, 2017

Kissing Max Holden Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250111166
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Swoon Reads - August 1st, 2017

Flood Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781478970781
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Center Street - June 27th, 2017

Read the World

Secondhand Time: The Last of the Soviets Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780399588822
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Random House Trade - March 21st, 2017

The Sky Over Lima Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780544630055
Availability: Backordered
Published: Houghton Mifflin - May 17th, 2016

Here Comes the Sun Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781631492945
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - June 6th, 2017

Frantumaglia: A Writer's Journey Cover Image
By Elena Ferrante, Ann Goldstein (Translator)
$17.00
ISBN: 9781609454326
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Europa Editions - September 12th, 2017

The Girl from the Garden Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780062388391
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Ecco Press - May 10th, 2016

Exit West Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780735212176
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Riverhead Books - March 7th, 2017

The Return (Pulitzer Prize Winner): Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812985085
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Random House Trade - April 4th, 2017

Men Without Women: Stories Cover Image
By Haruki Murakami, Philip Gabriel (Translator), Ted Goossen (Translator)
$25.95
ISBN: 9780451494627
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Knopf Publishing Group - May 9th, 2017

Nujeen: One Girl's Incredible Journey from Syria in a Wheelchair Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062659637
Availability: Subject to availability - We will e-mail you an update upon receiving your order.
Published: Harper Wave - October 11th, 2016

The Gun Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781616957681
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Soho Crime - January 24th, 2017

Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399588174
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Spiegel & Grau - November 15th, 2016

Under the Udala Trees Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780544811799
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Mariner Books - September 20th, 2016

A Strangeness in My Mind Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780307744845
Availability: Subject to availability - We will e-mail you an update upon receiving your order.
Published: Vintage - September 20th, 2016

Sleeping on Jupiter Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555977511
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Graywolf Press - September 6th, 2016

Iza's Ballad Cover Image
By Magda Szabo, George Szirtes (Introduction by), George Szirtes (Translator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781681370347
Availability: Available to Order
Published: New York Review of Books - October 18th, 2016

The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780399185045
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Avery Publishing Group - September 20th, 2016

Birth of a Dream Weaver: A Writer's Awakening Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781620972403
Availability: Available to Order
Published: New Press - October 4th, 2016

I'll Sell You a Dog Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781908276742
Availability: Available to Order
Published: And Other Stories - August 9th, 2016

American Library Association Youth Media Awards

The American Library Association (ALA) today announced the top books, video and audio books for children and young adults – including the Caldecott, Coretta Scott King, Newbery and Printz awards – at its Midwinter Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia. Stop by to get a closer look at the winners.

The Girl Who Drank the MoonJohn Newbery Medal for the most outstanding contribution to children's literature:
The Girl Who Drank the Moon, written by Kelly Barnhill, is the 2017 Newbery Medal winner.
Three Newbery Honor Books also were named: Freedom Over Me: Eleven Slaves, Their Lives and Dreams Brought to Life by Ashley Bryan, written and illustrated by Ashley Bryan; The Inquisitor’s Tale: Or, The Three Magical Children and Their Holy Dog, written by Adam Gidwitz, illustrated by Hatem Aly; and Wolf Hollow, written by Lauren Wolk.

Radiant ChildRandolph Caldecott Medal for the most distinguished American picture book for children:
Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, illustrated by Javaka Steptoe is the 2017 Caldecott Medal winner. The book was written by Javaka Steptoe.
Four Caldecott Honor Books also were named: Leave Me Alone! illustrated and written by Vera Brosgol; Freedom in Congo Square, illustrated by R. Gregory Christie, written by Carole Boston Weatherford; Du Iz Tak? illustrated and written by Carson Elliss; and They All Saw a Cat, illustrated and written by Brendan Wenzel.

Books that Give Twice

Give these books and the publisher gives, too.

America the Great Cookbook Cover Image
By Joe Yonan (Editor)
$40.00
ISBN: 9781681882826
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Weldon Owen - October 31st, 2017

Flying Lessons & Other Stories Cover Image
By Ellen Oh (Editor)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781101934593
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - January 3rd, 2017

Refuge Cover Image
By Anne Booth, Sam Usher (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316361729
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 18th, 2016

Soup for Syria: Recipes to Celebrate Our Shared Humanity Cover Image
By Barbara Abdeni Massaad (Photographer)
$30.00
ISBN: 9781566560894
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Interlink Books - October 1st, 2015

National Book Awards

Sing, Unburied, Sing Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501126062
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Scribner Book Company - September 5th, 2017

The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781594634536
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Riverhead Books - October 3rd, 2017

Half-Light: Collected Poems 1965-2016 Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780374125950
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 15th, 2017

Far from the Tree Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062330628
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Harper Teen - October 3rd, 2017

Reston Reads

In His Own Words: Stories from the Extraordinary Life of Robert E. Simon Jr. Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780997314113
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Alcorn - March 26th, 2016

Reston A to Z Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781631779534
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Mascot Books - November 1st, 2016

Myths & Monsters of Reston, Virginia: The Phenomenal and Frightening Findings of Dr. Padraigin W. Thalmeus, Pds. Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780997314137
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Eric MacDicken - October 13th, 2016

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