Poulsbo Best Sellers of 2017

The Sasquatch Escape (The Imaginary Veterinary #1) Cover Image
By Suzanne Selfors, Dan Santat (Illustrator)
$6.39
ISBN: 9780316225694
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - January 7th, 2014

#1 - Our bestselling item is Suzanne Selfors' Imaginary Veterinary series. With six books in the series there is a lot of fun to be had with these engaging characters! Order signed copies from our website!


Urban Trails: Kitsap: Bainbridge Island, Key Peninsula, Bremerton/Silverdale & Gig Harbor Cover Image
$13.56
ISBN: 9781680510225
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mountaineers Books - September 1st, 2016

#2 - This great little book has some great local hikes to get out and explore our own backyards.


Smells Like Dog Cover Image
$6.39
ISBN: 9780316043977
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 12th, 2011

#3 - Suzanne Selfors' Smells Like Dog series is another great middle-grade series. Order signed copies from our website!


The Wizards of Once Cover Image
$14.39
ISBN: 9780316508339
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 3rd, 2017

#4 - The Wizards of Once is the fabulous new series from Cressida Cowell, the author of the How to Train Your Dragon series! We were so honored to welcome her to Kitsap County all the way from England. Autographed copies still in stock!


Norse Mythology Cover Image
$20.76
ISBN: 9780393609097
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 7th, 2017

#5 - It's no surprise that Neil Gaiman's Norse Mythology was a huge hit here in Poulsbo aka Little Norway. Fun, new spin on Norwegian mythology!


Love and Other Consolation Prizes: A Novel Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9780804176750
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Ballantine Books - September 12th, 2017

#6 - Jamie Ford's Love and Other Consolation Prizes is a wonderful book set during the World's Fair in Seattle. We had a great event with Jamie at South Kitsap High School, his alma mater. We still have signed copies in stock!


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The Nightingale: A Novel Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9781250080400
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: St. Martin's Griffin - April 25th, 2017

#7 - Not sure that there is anyone left who hasn't read Kristin Hannah's The Nightingale! Set to become a movie later this year, you don't want to miss this fabulous World War II story of sisters, love and survival. Signed copies available from our website!


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The Name of the Wind (Kingkiller Chronicle #1) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780756404741
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: DAW - April 1st, 2008

#8 - We always pitch this one as Harry Potter for grown-ups. Almost all of our staff members (with very different tastes) have read The Name of the Wind and those who have read it, loved it. Don't miss this great series!


Boardwalk Summer Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780425235157
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Berkley - June 27th, 2017

#9 - It's always so wonderful when local authors make our best seller list! We had a great turn out for our event with Kimberly Fisk this summer. 


Not Quite Narwhal Cover Image
By Jessie Sima, Jessie Sima (Illustrator)
$14.39
ISBN: 9781481469098
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - February 14th, 2017

#10 - Our favorite children's story of 2017. Not Quite Narwhal tells the story of a unicorn named Kelp who has grown up thinking he was a narwhal. The illustrations and story are so wonderful! 


Astrophysics for People in a Hurry Cover Image
$15.16
ISBN: 9780393609394
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 2nd, 2017

#11 - A great, simple introduction to some very complex concepts. Definitely for people in a hurry, but it's a short book so take your time or it will be over too soon!


Spirit Riding Free: The Adventure Begins Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780316506229
Availability: Backordered
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 2nd, 2017

#12 - Another from local author Suzanne Selfors! This great book goes along with the new Netflix series Spirit Riding Free. Signed copies available!


The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo: A Novel Cover Image
$20.80
ISBN: 9781501139239
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Atria Books - June 13th, 2017

#13 - Madison's favorite book of 2017. Suzanne loved it too. Old Hollywood glamour, a little mystery and ingtrigue. Couldn't put it down!


How to Catch a Mermaid Cover Image
By Adam Wallace, Andy Elkerton (Illustrator)
$8.79
ISBN: 9781492662471
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky - July 1st, 2018

#14 - To Catch a Mermaid is a stand alone story from Suzanne Selfors. Another great middle grade story.


Ready Player One: A Novel Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781524763282
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Broadway Books - October 24th, 2017

#15 - Ready Player One is another book that most of our staff have loved! The movie is coming out in 2018! Read the book before you see the movie!