UPB Bestsellers— Cloth

Although UPB has only a few small windows on the universe, the books we sell the most copies of do suggest what people are reading in Berkeley. And some of us think Berkeley is the center of the universe. Whatever- here are some books that have sold well over past three months.

Find hardcovers too bulky, too heavy to carry around? Click here for trade paper bestsellers.

The Dutch House: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062963673
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper - September 24th, 2019

The Nickel Boys: A Novel Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780385537070
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Published: Doubleday - July 16th, 2019

The Testaments: The Sequel to The Handmaid's Tale Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780385543781
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Published: Nan A. Talese - September 10th, 2019

The Water Dancer: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399590597
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Published: One World - September 24th, 2019

Human Forms: The Novel in the Age of Evolution Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780691175072
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Published: Princeton University Press - September 3rd, 2019

War Tourism: Second World War France from Defeat and Occupation to the Creation of Heritage Cover Image
$42.95
ISBN: 9781501715877
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Published: Cornell University Press - November 15th, 2018

Cinderella Liberator Cover Image
By Rebecca Solnit, Arthur Rackham (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781608465965
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Published: Haymarket Books - May 7th, 2019

Bob Dylan's Poetics: How the Songs Work (Zone Books) Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781942130154
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Zone Books - March 26th, 2019

Permanent Record Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781250237231
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Published: Metropolitan Books - September 17th, 2019

Mark Twain's Civil War: The Private History of a Campaign That Failed Cover Image
By Mark Twain, Benjamin Griffin (Editor), E. W. Kemble (Illustrator)
$25.00
ISBN: 9781597144780
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Published: Heyday Books - October 1st, 2019

A Forest of Symbols: Art, Science, and Truth in the Long Nineteenth Century (Zone Books) Cover Image
$32.95
ISBN: 9781935408369
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Published: Zone Books - October 22nd, 2019

The Chinese Pleasure Book (Zone Books) Cover Image
$32.95
ISBN: 9781942130130
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Published: Zone Books - October 30th, 2018

On Fire: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982129910
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 17th, 2019

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