Bestsellers Collection

The bestsellers collection contains works of fiction, non-fiction, graphic novels, and titles from bestselling authors. The collection is located on the first floor and is available to the whole Upstate community with a loan time of 3-weeks.


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#1 The curated closet : a simple system for discovering your personal style and building your dr...
Rees, Anuschka, author.
Book. 265 p.
265 p. ; 26 cm.
"With so many style and shopping options, it can be difficult to create a streamlined closet of pieces that can be worn easily ...e and building the ideal wardrobe to match it, with style and shopping strategies that women can use every day, "

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#2 Our compelling interests : the value of diversity for democracy and a prosperous society / ed...
Book. xv, 263 p.
xv, 263 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
It is clear that in our society today, issues of diversity and social connectedness remain deeply unresolved and can lead to cr...plications for college enrollment, graduation, the ability to secure a job, business outcomes, and the economy. --

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#3 The smart woman's guide to style & clothing : a step-by-step process for creating the perfect...
Lane, Kara, author.
Book. 217 p.
217 p. : black and white ill. ; 22 cm.
Author Kara Lane has developed a system for creating a versatile, stylish, personalized wardrobe. In this comprehensive guide, ...techniques for creating more outfits with fewer clothes, as well as recommendations for brands, stores, and style resources.--

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#4 The curated closet workbook / by Anuschka Rees.
Rees, Anuschka, author.
Book. 159 p.
159 p. ; 26 cm.
Curating your closet and defining your personal style has never been easier. Use the checklists, exercises and planners in workbook to build your perfect wardrobe, and never again have a closet full of clothes but nothing to wear" -- back cover.

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#5 Evicted : poverty and profit in the American city / Matthew Desmond.
Desmond, Matthew, author.
Book. x, 418 p.
x, 418 p. ; 25 cm.
"In this brilliant, heartbreaking book, Matthew Desmond takes us into the poorest neighborhoods of Milwaukee to tell the story ...he human cost of America's vast inequality ; and to people's determination and intelligence in the face of hardship."--Jacket.

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#6 The book of unknown Americans / Cristina Henríquez.
Henríquez, Cristina, 1977- author.
Book. 285 p.
285 p. ; 22 cm.
"Arturo and Alma Rivera have lived their whole lives in Mexico. One day, their beautiful fifteen-year-old daughter, Maribel, su...ndship between the Rivera and Toro families, whose web of guilt and love and responsibility is at this novel's core."--Jacket.

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#7 Her body and other parties : stories / Carmen Maria Machado.
Machado, Carmen Maria, author.
Book. 245 p.
245 p. ; 21 cm.
In Her Body and Other Parties, Carmen Maria Machado blithely demolishes the arbitrary borders between psychological realism and...the most exquisite sentiment. In their explosive originality, these stories enlarge the possibilities of contemporary fiction.

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#8 One hundred years of solitude / Gabriel García Márquez ; translated from the Spanish by Gre...
García Márquez, Gabriel, 1927-2014.
Book. 416 p.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1995.
416 p. ; 21 cm.
Tells the story of the Buendia family, set against the background of the evolution and eventual decadence of a small South American town.

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#9 The brief wondrous life of Oscar Wao / Junot Díaz.
Díaz, Junot, 1968- author.
Book. 339 p.
339 p. ; 22 cm.
Things have never been easy for Oscar, a sweet but disastrously overweight, lovesick Dominican ghetto nerd. From his home in Ne..., tragic accidents, and, above all, ill-starred love. Oscar, still waiting for his first kiss, is just its most recent victim.

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#10 The house on Mango Street / Sandra Cisneros.
Cisneros, Sandra, author.
Book. x, 110 p.
x, 110 p. ; 21 cm.
The story of a young girl growing up in the Hispanic quarter of Chicago. Capturing her thoughts and emotions in poems and stories, she is able to rise above hopelessness and create a quiet space for herself in the midst of her oppressive surroundings.