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When it comes to charging sales tax, online sellers need to know one key fact: whether you are based in an origin-based sales tax state or a destination-based sales tax state.
(March 20)Voices from the Rust Belt edited by Anne Trubek: Essays about the Rust Belt cities, like Detroit, Cleveland, Flint, and Buffalo, whose economic struggles and declining manufacturing companies helped pave the way for a Trump victory.
(April 3)See What Can Be Done: Essays, Criticism, and Commentary by Lorrie Moore: More than fifty prose pieces by one of America’s most revered writers, gathered together in one place for the first time.
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This guide will help you answer these fundamental sales tax questions: Understanding sales tax rates can be tricky.2017 is almost over—*waits for applause to die down*—and a whole new year full of amazing books lies ahead of us. (It’s totally fine, I’ll write you an absence note.) To get you started, here are 101 books coming in the first half of next year. Finn: Finn tries his hand at Hitchcock in this debut thriller about a woman with agoraphobia who thinks she has witnessed a murder in the house across the street. 23)Our Lady of the Prairie by Thisbe Nissen: A funny novel about a college professor whose normally calm life is upended all at once, and how the tornado set to touch down at her daughter’s wedding turns out to be the least of her problems. 23)Frankenstein in Baghdad by Ahmed Saadawi: A scavenger in US-occupied Baghdad stitches together the body parts of corpses in an effort to get citizens a proper burial. 30)An American Marriage by Tayari Jones: Young newlyweds are ripped apart when the husband is arrested and imprisoned for a crime he didn’t commit; his five years away take a toll on their marriage. 6)I Am, I Am, I Am: Seventeen Brushes with Death by Maggie O’Farrell: A recounting of the author’s true near-brushes with death, written in support of her daughter, who lives with an autoimmune disease. 6)Empty Set by Verónica Gerber Bicecci, Christina Mac Sweeney (Translator): The author, a visual artist, brings her novel to life by using a young narrator who attempts to make sense of the world using patterns and shapes. 6)The Belles by Dhonielle Clayton: Camellia is a Belle in Orleans, where beauty is a commodity. 20)Sunburn by Laura Lippman: Lippman’s latest is racking up starred reviews left and right. 20)The Armored Saint (The Sacred Throne) by Myke Cole: The first in Cole’s new Sacred Throne series, about an Order that kills wizards (and innocents) to ensure the portals to Hell remain closed. 20)The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo: A young poet learns to channel her fears and frustrations into poetry in her notebooks. ) There are so many incredible books coming out in 2018 that you should probably take a sabbatical from work just to stay home and read.There are on their way (check out our New Books newsletter for all of them), but this list is a good starting point for you to peruse and mark down, add titles to Goodreads and Litsy, preorder copies at an independent bookstore, and/or put the books on hold at the library before everyone else requests them. Nice Try, Jane Sinner by Lianne Oelke: Spunky young adult novel about a 17-year-old who has the chance to finish her high school education while appearing on a local reality show set at her town’s college. 9)When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing by Daniel H. But when the corpse goes missing, a series of murders begin plaguing the city, leading to an undead killer who must be stopped. 23)The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert: A debut young adult novel about Alice, a cult-classic book of fairy tales authored by her grandmother, and Alice’s missing mother—who has supposedly been stolen away to the land from her grandmother’s book. 30)This Will Be My Undoing: Living at the Intersection of Black, Female, and Feminist in (White) America by Morgan Jerkins: Jerkins is one of the smartest young writers of her generation, and this is an insightful, revelatory collection of personal essays about a variety of today’s important issues. But Camellia wants more: She wants to be the Queen’s favorite Belle. It’s about two strangers who meet at a bar and become dangerously ensnared in each others lives. But when she is invited to join a poetry slam club at her school, she must decide whether she will go against her mother’s strict rules or pass on the opportunity.Pink: Pink uses the science of time to discuss how best to make schedules, why you shouldn’t go to the hospital in the afternoon, ideal times to make life decisions, and more. 9)The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin: The story of the four Gold children, who are told the dates of their deaths by a fortune teller, and how that knowledge informs the decisions they make in their lives. 9)When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir by Patrisse Khan-Cullors and asha bandele: The story of one of the cofounders of the Black Lives Matter and how her life experiences led to starting the organization. 16)Let’s Talk About Love by Claire Kann: Alice’s plans for the perfect summer (which includes getting over her girlfriend) are thwarted when she discovers she has romantic feelings for her friend Tamuki. (March 6)Girls Burn Brighter by Shobha Rao: A devastating novel about hope and loss, following the lives of two girls with an extraordinary bond who are cruelly separated, and their drive to be together again.