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Graduation

Our recommended books for graduates of all ages and graduation gifts they'll cherish for years to come.

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The Light We Carry: Overcoming in Uncertain Times By Michelle Obama Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593237489
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Published: Crown - April 16th, 2024

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The Age of Magical Overthinking: Notes on Modern Irrationality By Amanda Montell Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781668007976
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Published: Atria/One Signal Publishers - April 9th, 2024

Oh, the Places You'll Go! (Classic Seuss) By Dr. Seuss Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780679805274
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - January 22nd, 1990

Imagination: A Manifesto (A Norton Short) By Ruha Benjamin Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781324020974
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 6th, 2024

Hidden Potential: The Science of Achieving Greater Things By Adam Grant Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780593653142
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Published: Viking - October 24th, 2023

Build the Life You Want: The Art and Science of Getting Happier By Arthur C. Brooks, Oprah Winfrey Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593545409
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Published: Portfolio - September 12th, 2023

The Seriously Good Student Cookbook: 80 Easy Recipes to Make Sure You Don't Go Hungry By Quadrille Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781787139787
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Published: Quadrille Publishing - July 18th, 2023

The Little Book of Wisdom: For When Life Gets a Little Tough By Orange Hippo! Cover Image
$8.95
ISBN: 9781800693586
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Published: Orange Hippo! - April 18th, 2023

Dream Big: Inspirational Quotes for Bold Women By Orange Hippo! Cover Image
$8.95
ISBN: 9781838611811
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Published: Orange Hippo! - April 18th, 2023

You Did It! By Summersdale Publishers Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781787835290
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Published: Summersdale - March 7th, 2023

The Good Life: Lessons from the World's Longest Scientific Study of Happiness By Robert Waldinger, M.D., Marc Schulz, Ph.D Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781982166694
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Published: Simon & Schuster - January 10th, 2023

The Creative Act: A Way of Being By Rick Rubin Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780593652886
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Published: Penguin Press - January 17th, 2023

The Joy of Small Things By Hannah Jane Parkinson Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781783352364
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Published: Faber & Faber - August 9th, 2022

The Alchemist By Paulo Coelho Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062315007
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Published: HarperOne - April 15th, 2014

The Last Graduate: A Novel (The Scholomance #2) By Naomi Novik Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593128886
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Published: Del Rey - June 28th, 2022

The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse By Charlie Mackesy Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9780062976581
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Published: HarperOne - October 22nd, 2019

Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones By James Clear Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780735211292
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Published: Avery - October 16th, 2018

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Graduates: Celebrate with This Helpful Graduation Gift (Gift for Graduates, College) By Sean Covey Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781642509205
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Published: Mango - May 24th, 2022

Things to Look Forward To: 52 Large and Small Joys for Today and Every Day By Sophie Blackall (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sophie Blackall (Illustrator)
$22.95
ISBN: 9781797214481
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Published: Chronicle Books - April 19th, 2022

The Prepared Graduate: Find Your Dream Job, Live the Life You Want, and Step Into Your Purpose (College Graduation Gift) By Kyyah Abdul Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781642507560
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Published: Mango - January 25th, 2022

Dear Grad: Words of Wisdom and Encouragement for Your Next Journey By Potter Gift Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593240168
Availability: Backordered
Published: Clarkson Potter - April 27th, 2021

The Hill We Climb: An Inaugural Poem for the Country By Amanda Gorman, Oprah Winfrey (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Amanda Gorman, Oprah Winfrey (Foreword by)
$15.99
ISBN: 9780593465271
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Published: Viking Books - March 30th, 2021

Carpe Every Diem: The Best Graduation Advice from More Than 100 Commencement Speeches : A Graduation Book By Robie Rogge Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780593139752
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Published: Clarkson Potter - March 23rd, 2021

Do It For Yourself (Guided Journal): A Motivational Journal (Start Before You’re Ready) By Tessa Forrest (Illustrator), Kara Cutruzzula Cover Image
By Tessa Forrest (Illustrator), Kara Cutruzzula
$16.99
ISBN: 9781419743467
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - September 8th, 2020

Navigate Your Stars By Jesmyn Ward, Gina Triplett (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jesmyn Ward, Gina Triplett (Illustrator)
$16.00
ISBN: 9781982131326
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Published: Scribner - April 7th, 2020

If This Isn't Nice, What Is? (Even More) Expanded Third Edition: The Graduation Speeches and Other Words to Live By By Kurt Vonnegut, Dan Wakefield (Selected by) Cover Image
By Kurt Vonnegut, Dan Wakefield (Selected by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781609806101
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Published: Seven Stories Press - March 31st, 2020

All Along You Were Blooming: Thoughts for Boundless Living By Morgan Harper Nichols Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780310454076
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Published: Zondervan - January 21st, 2020

Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance By Angela Duckworth Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781501111112
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Published: Scribner - August 21st, 2018

Assume the Worst: The Graduation Speech You'll Never Hear By Carl Hiaasen, Roz Chast (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Carl Hiaasen, Roz Chast (Illustrator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9780525655015
Availability: Backordered
Published: Knopf - April 10th, 2018

Am I There Yet?: The Loop-de-loop, Zigzagging Journey to Adulthood By Mari Andrew Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781524761431
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Published: Clarkson Potter - March 27th, 2018

Letters to the Graduate: Write Now. Read Later. Treasure Forever. By Lea Redmond Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781452159447
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Published: Chronicle Books - April 4th, 2017

The World Is Waiting for You: Graduation Speeches to Live by from Activists, Writers, and Visionaries By Tara Grove (Editor), Isabel Ostrer (Editor) Cover Image
By Tara Grove (Editor), Isabel Ostrer (Editor)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781620970904
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Published: New Press - April 1st, 2015

The Hungover Cookbook By Milton Crawford Cover Image
$10.00
ISBN: 9780307886316
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Published: Clarkson Potter - May 31st, 2011

The Best Four Years: How to Survive and Thrive in College (and Life) By Adam Shepard Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780061983924
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Published: Harper Perennial - April 12th, 2011

Graduation Mad Libs: World's Greatest Word Game By Roger Price Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780843113495
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Published: Mad Libs - March 24th, 2005