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Be among the first to read these highly anticipated upcoming releases.  Please note that payment is taken at the time of order, and books will be available as close to publication date as possible.

River Bend Members get 20% off all pre-publication orders, up to one week in advance of the release.  See a bookseller for details on all of our Member benefits.

*Books are typically delivered to the shop 1-2 days in advance of publication date.  However, due to systemic printing and shipping delays as a result of COVID-19, we cannot guarantee books will arrive by the published release date.  We will contact you as soon as books arrive and are available for pick up or shipping.  Thank you for your understanding.

 

 

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A Promised Land Cover Image
$45.00
ISBN: 9781524763169
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Published: Crown - November 17th, 2020

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Solutions and Other Problems Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781982156947
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Published: Gallery Books - September 22nd, 2020

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Jack: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374279301
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 29th, 2020

Signed Copies available for Pre Order, while supplies last!  Make a note in Order Comments or call the shop to secure yours.


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Rise Up: Confronting a Country at the Crossroads Cover Image
By Al Sharpton, Michael Eric Dyson (Foreword by)
$27.99
ISBN: 9781335966629
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Published: Hanover Square Press - September 29th, 2020

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Whale Day: And Other Poems Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780399589751
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Published: Random House - September 29th, 2020

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Will You Be My Friend? Cover Image
By Sam McBratney, Anita Jeram (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536217476
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Published: Candlewick - September 29th, 2020

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Becoming a Good Creature Cover Image
By Sy Montgomery, Rebecca Green (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780358252108
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - September 29th, 2020

Customers can submit their preorder receipts from July 28 through September 28, 2020 directly to the publisher to enter to win a prize pack. Click here for the submission form.


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Grumpy Monkey Up All Night Cover Image
By Suzanne Lang, Max Lang (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593119754
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 29th, 2020

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Is This Anything? Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781982112691
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 6th, 2020

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The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780765387561
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Published: Tor Books - October 6th, 2020

Signed Copies available for Pre Order, while supplies last!  Make a note in Order Comments or call the shop to secure yours.


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The Tower of Nero (Trials of Apollo, The Book Five) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781484746455
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - October 6th, 2020

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Magic Lessons: The Prequel to Practical Magic Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781982108847
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 6th, 2020

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Black Sun (Between Earth and Sky) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781534437678
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Published: Gallery / Saga Press - October 13th, 2020

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Cozy Cover Image
By Jan Brett, Jan Brett (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593109793
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - October 20th, 2020

Signed Copies available for Pre Order, while supplies last!  Make a note in Order Comments or call the shop to secure yours.


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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone: MinaLima Edition (Harry Potter, Book 1) Cover Image
$37.99
ISBN: 9781338596700
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - October 20th, 2020

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The Deep End (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 15) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781419748684
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Published: Amulet Books - October 27th, 2020

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The Couch Potato Cover Image
By Jory John, Pete Oswald (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062954534
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Published: HarperCollins - November 3rd, 2020

Signed Copies available for pre order.  Limited quantity available - reserve yours now!


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One Life Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781984881168
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Published: Penguin Press - November 10th, 2020

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Ready Player Two: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781524761332
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Published: Ballantine Books - November 24th, 2020

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Stuff You Should Know: An Incomplete Compendium of Mostly Interesting Things Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250268501
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Published: Flatiron Books - November 24th, 2020

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The Black Friend: On Being a Better White Person Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536217018
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Published: Candlewick - December 1st, 2020

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The Cousins Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780525708001
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Published: Delacorte Press - December 1st, 2020

Signed Copies available for Pre Order, while supplies last!  Make a note in Order Comments or call the shop to secure yours.


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Cat Kid Comic Club: From the Creator of Dog Man Cover Image
By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator), Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338712766
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Published: Graphix - December 1st, 2020

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Max and the Midknights: Battle of the Bodkins (Max & The Midknights #2) Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780593125908
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - December 1st, 2020

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The Other Mother: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250103468
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Published: St. Martin's Press - January 12th, 2021

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We Are the Fire Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250241429
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Published: Swoon Reads - February 16th, 2021

All preorders for We Are the Fire placed through River Bend Bookshop will receive a signed & personalized copy of the book, as well as a 5 x 7 inch character art print (illustrated by Viktoria Rizdel), a 5 x 7 inch full-color map of the Vesimaan Empire, and a bookmark.  We Are the Fire releases on February 16, 2021.

Pre Order We Are the Fire by Sam Taylor at River Bend Bookshop