Books

Cascades of the Rockies offers new releases and popular titles in:

  • Fiction & Non-fiction
  • Cooking
  • Travel & hiking
  • Book club suggestions
  • Colorado authors
  • Children’s selections

You can also check our online store for availability!

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Popular Titles

Children’s Picturebooks
a. What do you do with an idea?, Kobi Yamada
b. The wonderful things you will be, Emily Martin
c. The days the crayons quit, Drew Daywait
d. The Thank you book, Mo Hyperion
e. School’s First Day of School, Adam Rex
f. Last Stop on Market Street, Mati de la Pena

Children’s Good Reads
a. Pax, Sara Pennypacker
b. Wonder, R.J. Palacio
c. The Hidden Oracle, Rick Riordan
d. Fish in a Tree, Lynda Hunt
e. Women in Science, Rachel Ignotofsky

Fiction:  Hardcover
a. The Underground Railroad, Colson Whitehead
b. All the Light we Cannot See, Daniel Harper
c. The Nightingale, Kristin Hannah
d. The Last Days of Night, Graham Moore
e. Another Brookllyn, Jacqueline Woodson Amistad
f. the Lilac Girls, Martha Kelly

Fiction: Paperback
a. A Man called Ove, Fredri Backman
b. My Brilliant Friend, Elena Europa
c. The Little Paris Bookshop, Nina George
d. After You, Jojo Moyes
e. My Grandmother asked me to tell you she’s sorry, Fredrik Backman
f. The Light Between Oceans, M.L. Stedman
g. Muse, Jonathon Galassi
h. Death in Brittany, Jean-Luc Bannalec

Non-Fiction: Hardcover
a. Hamilton: the Revolution
b. Tribe, Sebastian Junger
c. When Breath Becomes Air, Paul Kalanithi
d. The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu, Joshua Hammer
e. Walking the Nile, Levison Wood
f. Welcome to the Goddamn Ice Cube, Blair Braveman

Non-fiction: Paperback
a. The Reason for Flowers, Stephen Buchmann
b. The Boys in the Boat, Daniel Brown
c. Alexander Hamilton, Ron Chernow
d. Modern Romance, Aziz Ansari
e. Sully, Chesley Sullenberger
f. Barbarian Days, William Finnigan
g. The 3 year Swim Club, Julie Checkoway
h. Farewell Kabul, Christina Lamb
i. The Shepherd’s Life, James Rebanks
j. Skyfaring, Mark Vanoenacker

Other Top Sellers

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  • The Spy who Jumped off the Screen, Thomas Caplan and intros by Bill Clinton and Clive Cussler–“a simply ingenious thriller.”
  • Turn Right at Machu Picchu, Mark Adams–rediscovering the Lost City one engaging step at a time
  • Nothing Daunted, Dorothy Wickenden– the unexpected education of two Eastern society girls opening up a school in Hayden, Colorado
  • Here, There, Elsewhere, William Least Heat Moon–epic journeys around the world in sage, humorous and unprecedented form
  • In the Garden of Beasts, Erik Larson–William E. Dodd, the U.S. ambassador to Germany and his daughter Martha, in 1930’s Berlin and the growing power of Hitler.
  • Argo, Antonio Mendez–a daring rescue of six Americans from Tehran with several ingeneous subplots.
  • The Paris Wife, Paula McLain–Hadley comes into her own as Hemingway’s long suffering first wife in this historical novel which chronicles their five-year marriage, much of it spent among aspiring writers in Paris and Spain.
  • The World Until Yesterday, Dared Diamond–a personal memoir and engrossing look into traditional societies and the lessons they offer us now.
  • The Dressmaker, Kate Alcott–a seamstress hired by a famous designer to accompany her on the Titanic confronts serious questions about rescue and lifeboat missions on that great sinking ship
  • Rez Life, David Treuer–a survey of life on American reservations and a penetrating amalgam of history and memoir and cultural traditions
  • Jungleland, Christopher Stewart–a mysterious lost city deep in the rain forest of the Mosquito Coast, a WWII spy, and a true story of deadly adventure.
  • Across Many Mountains, Yangzom Brauen–a vivid Tibetan experience of three strong women and their epic journey from Chinese oppression to freedom.

Good Reads in Fiction

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  • Freedom, J. Franzon
  • The New Yorker Stories, Beattie
  • The Confession, Grisham
  • Matterhorn, Marlantes
  • The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest, Larsson
  • The Help, Stockett
  • Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk, Sedaris
  • Comedy in a Minor Key, Keilson
  • In the Company of Others, Karon
  • Girl by the Road at Night–a novel of Vietnam, Rabe
  • The Imperfectionists, Rachman
  • The Same River Twice, Mooney
  • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, Skloot
  • I Still Dream about You, F. Flagg
  • The Lost Books of the Odyssey, Mason
  • The Wolves of Andover, Kent
  • Cutting for Stone, Verghese
  • Little Bee, Cleave
  • The Finkler Question, Jacobson
  • Remarkable Creatures, Chevalier
  • The Lacuna, Kingsolver
  • The Art of Racing in the Rain, Stein
  • The Forgotten Garden, Morton
  • Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, Ford
  • Sara’s Key, Rosnay
  • Prayeers for Sale, Dulles
  • The Wives of Henry Oades, Moran
  • A Gate at the Stairs, Moore
  • The Lieutenant, Grenville
  • The Angel’s Game, Zafon
  • One Thousand White Women, Fergus

Good Reads in Non-Fiction

  • Cleopatra, A Life, Schiff
  • Last Call, the Rise and Fall of Prohibition, Okrent
  • Four Fish, the Future of the Last Wild Food, Greenberg
  • At Home, Bryson
  • Atlantic, Winchester
  • Conversations with Myself, N.Mandela
  • Pearl Buck In China, Spurling
  • The Last Stand–Custer, Philbrick
  • Frank, the Voice, Kaplan
  • Life, Richards
  • The Wave: In Pursuit of the Rogues, Freaks, and Giants of the Ocean, Casey-Washington
  • A Life, Chernow
  • Travels in Siberia, Frazier
  • Operation Mincemeat, Macintyre
  • Country Driving, a Journey through China from Farm to Factory, Hessler
  • Colonel Roosevelt, Morris
  • Born to Run, McDougall
  • Stones Into School, Mortenson
  • The Imperial Cruise, Bradley
  • Where Men Win Glory, Krakauer
  • Half Broke Horses, Wells
  • When a Crocodile Eats the Sun, Godwin
  • Bliss, Weiner
  • Strength in What Remains, Kidder
  • Bicycle Diaries, Bryne
  • The Murder of King Tut, Patterson
  • The Possessed: Adventures with Russian Books and People Who Read Them, Bautman
  • Liar’s Poker, Lewis
  • Half the Sky, Kristol
  • Zeitown, Eggers
  • Secretariat, Nack
  • Mennonite in a Little Black Dress, Janzen
  • Traveling with Pomegranates, Kidd
  • The Lemon Tree, Tolan
  • The Passage, the History of Ellis Island, Cannato
  • One Man’s Wilderness, Keith
  • How to Live, A Search for Wisdom from Old People, Alford
  • The Man Who Loved Books Too Much, Bartlett