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Donna recommends FETCH, a graphic memoir

FETCH: HOW A BAD DOG BROUGHT ME HOME 

 

By Nicole J. Georges

 

A must-have for anybody who has ever loved a “difficult” dog.

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Fetch: How a Bad Dog Brought Me Home Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780544577831
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Mariner Books - July 18th, 2017

GGP on Good Morning America!

Thank you so much to Becky Worley for the shout-out to GGP on Good Morning America's Small Business Saturday segment on November 24th!

It matters where you shop! Shop local, shop small!

BECOMING: a video review from Milan and Max

Becoming Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781524763138
Availability: Backordered
Published: Crown - November 13th, 2018

GGP Bestsellers - November 2018

Becoming Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781524763138
Availability: Backordered
Published: Crown - November 13th, 2018

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Horse Meets Dog Cover Image
By Elliott Kalan, Tim Miller (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062791108
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Balzer + Bray - October 30th, 2018

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The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501161933
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Washington Square Press - May 29th, 2018

Reach Higher: An Inspiring Photo Celebration of First Lady Michelle Obama Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780525644002
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - October 23rd, 2018

Whose Boat Is This Boat?: Comments That Don't Help in the Aftermath of a Hurricane Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781982121082
Availability: Backordered
Published: Simon & Schuster - November 6th, 2018

Almost Everything: Notes on Hope Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780525537441
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Riverhead Books - October 16th, 2018

Diary of a Wimpy Kid #13: Meltdown Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9781419727436
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harry N. Abrams - October 30th, 2018

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There There: A novel Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780525520375
Availability: Backordered
Published: Knopf - June 5th, 2018

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Unsheltered: A Novel Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780062684561
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper - October 16th, 2018

Louisiana's Way Home Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763694630
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Candlewick - October 2nd, 2018

Horse Meets Dog Tour

Elliott Kalan (@ElliottKalan) and Tim Miller (@TM_Illustration), author and illustrator of #HorseMeetsDog, visited A Great Good Place for Books and three Oakland schools on November 8. What a fun book by fun people!

The Great Good Friends Membership Program

GGP is continuing its Great Good Friends membership program, and you are invited to join.

We cannot tell you how much GGP appreciates all the ways you've supported A Great Good Place for Books over the years and thank you for letting us be a part of your lives. With your continued Friendship and support, we will survive and thrive well into the next decade!

Please see the individual membership pages for more info and to sign up:

Family Friends

$125.00
SKU: Member03-Family

$75.00
SKU: Member02-Individual

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