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Pre-order select titles from your family bookstore (either online or in-person) and you can receive exclusive goodies (while supplies last)! Pre-orders must be prepaid to reserve swag, goodies, signed copies, etc. You can pre-order any forthcoming title from us not shown on this list. Below is the current list of offerings. We update this list frequently, and generally if you see a title here the promotion is still available. For swag that our bookstore will be distributing, we will contact you if you place an order for which the exclusive editions or gifts are out of stock. Questions can be directed to Jessica@onceupona.com

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Ninth House Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250313072
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Flatiron Books - October 8th, 2019

 Gift with purchase! 

Ninth House is our friend Leigh's adult debut novel. So for the many fans asking if this book is for their teen reader or to the teen fan asking us themselves, the answer depends. She is unflinching in the dark and twisted morals of her characters. If you want more explantion feel free to read this explanation from fellow bookseller Kenny.

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Full details can be found here. Deadline is10/7/19.


$17.95
SKU: 9781683643524a
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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire: The Illustrated Edition Cover Image
By J. K. Rowling, Jim Kay (Illustrator)
$47.99
ISBN: 9780545791427
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - October 8th, 2019

Preview the magic and wonder that is Jim Kay's vision of the wizarding world!

"It is my very great pleasure to inform you that the Triwizard Tournament will be taking place at Hogwarts this year"


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The Beautiful Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781524738174
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - October 8th, 2019

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Klawde: Evil Alien Warlord Cat: The Spacedog Cometh #3 Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781524787240
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Workshop - October 8th, 2019

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Stretchy McHandsome Cover Image
By Judy Schachner, Judy Schachner (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780803741218
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Published: Dial Books - October 8th, 2019

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Dory Fantasmagory: Tiny Tough Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780525553977
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Published: Dial Books - October 8th, 2019

Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks Cover Image
By Jason Reynolds, Alexander Nabaum (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481438285
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - October 8th, 2019

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Me: Elton John Official Autobiography Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781250147608
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - October 15th, 2019

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Parker Looks Up: An Extraordinary Moment Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534451865
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Published: Aladdin - October 15th, 2019

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The Hidden Kingdom (Wings of Fire Graphic Novel #3): A Graphix Book Cover Image
By Tui T. Sutherland, Mike Holmes (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338344059
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Published: Graphix - October 15th, 2019

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Dork Diaries 14: Tales from a Not-So-Best Friend Forever Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9781534427204
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Published: Aladdin - October 22nd, 2019

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Penny and Her Sled Cover Image
By Kevin Henkes, Kevin Henkes (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780062934536
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Published: Greenwillow Books - October 29th, 2019

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Kiki & Jax: The Life-Changing Magic of Friendship Cover Image
By Marie Kondo, Salina Yoon, Salina Yoon (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525646266
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - November 5th, 2019

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The Dinky Donkey Cover Image
By Craig Smith, Katz Cowley (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781338600834
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - November 5th, 2019

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Sofia Valdez, Future Prez (The Questioneers) Cover Image
By Andrea Beaty, David Roberts (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781419737046
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - November 5th, 2019

 Gift with purchase! 

An exclusive number of Sofia Valdez, Future Prez tote bags will be avialable.  


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The Starless Sea: A Novel Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780385541213
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Doubleday - November 5th, 2019

If you haven't heard Jessica talk about The Starless Sea yet, you will soon. This is her new favorite adult book of the year! From the author who brought us The Night Circus comes a wonderful new story disguised as a game wrapped in a puzzle secured with a bee, a key, and a sword.

Will you open the door?

- From Staff Picks by Jessica


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Tears of Frost (Heart of Thorns #2) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062447715
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - November 5th, 2019

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Legacy (Keeper of the Lost Cities #8) Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781534427334
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Published: Aladdin - November 5th, 2019

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The Toll (Arc of a Scythe #3) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781481497060
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - November 5th, 2019

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Call Down the Hawk (The Dreamer Trilogy, Book 1) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781338188325
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Published: Scholastic Press - November 5th, 2019

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PLUS exclusive art from the author!


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The Midwinter Witch Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338540550
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Published: Graphix - November 5th, 2019

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Supernova (Renegades #3) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250078384
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - November 5th, 2019

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Wrecking Ball (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 14) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781419739033
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Published: Amulet Books - November 5th, 2019

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The Princess in Black and the Bathtime Battle Cover Image
By Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, LeUyen Pham (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781536202212
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Published: Candlewick - November 26th, 2019

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Children of Virtue and Vengeance (Legacy of Orisha #2) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250170996
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - December 3rd, 2019

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The Serious Goose Cover Image
By Jimmy Kimmel, Jimmy Kimmel (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780525707752
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - December 3rd, 2019

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Dog Man: Fetch-22: From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #8) Cover Image
By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338323214
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Published: Graphix - December 10th, 2019

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With a Little Help from My Friends Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534429833
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Published: Little Simon - December 10th, 2019

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Henry Heckelbeck Never Cheats Cover Image
By Wanda Coven, Priscilla Burris (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781534461062
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Published: Little Simon - December 10th, 2019

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One of Us Is Next Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780525707967
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Published: Delacorte Press - January 7th, 2020

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Escape This Book! Tombs of Egypt Cover Image
By Bill Doyle, Sarah Sax (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9780525644224
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - January 7th, 2020

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Narwhal on a Sunny Night (Magic Tree House (R) #33) Cover Image
By Mary Pope Osborne, AG Ford (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9780525648369
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - January 7th, 2020

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Infinity Son (Infinity Cycle #1) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062457820
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Published: HarperTeen - January 14th, 2020

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Hope in the Mail: Reflections on Writing and Life Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984894663
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - January 14th, 2020

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The Imaginaries: Little Scraps of Larger Stories Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780553511031
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - February 4th, 2020

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Dragon Fire (The Unwanteds Quests #5) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534416048
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Published: Aladdin - February 4th, 2020

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Hilo Book 6: All the Pieces Fit Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780525644064
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - February 4th, 2020

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Of Curses and Kisses Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534417540
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Published: Simon Pulse - February 18th, 2020

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Fatal Throne: The Wives of Henry VIII Tell All Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781984830333
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Published: Ember - February 18th, 2020

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Studio: A Place for Art to Start Cover Image
By Emily Arrow, James Buchanan (Illustrator), Melissa Buchanan (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780735264854
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Published: Tundra Books - March 3rd, 2020

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Awesome Dog 5000 vs. Mayor Bossypants (Book 2) Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780525644859
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - March 3rd, 2020

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Chain of Gold (The Last Hours #1) Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781481431873
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - March 3rd, 2020

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The Chaos Curse (Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond #3) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338355895
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Published: Scholastic Press - March 3rd, 2020

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Dragonslayer (Wings of Fire: Legends) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338214604
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Published: Scholastic Press - March 3rd, 2020

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Be You!  Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338572315
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Published: Orchard Books - March 3rd, 2020

$17.99
SKU: 9781534443754a
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Between Burning Worlds (System Divine #2) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781534410664
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Published: Simon Pulse - March 24th, 2020

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The City We Became Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316509848
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Published: Orbit - March 24th, 2020

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Mad, Bad & Dangerous to Know Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781616959890
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Published: Soho Teen - April 7th, 2020

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Henry Heckelbeck Gets a Dragon Cover Image
By Wanda Coven, Priscilla Burris (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781534461031
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Published: Little Simon - December 10th, 2019

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The List of Things That Will Not Change Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781101938096
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Published: Wendy Lamb Books - April 7th, 2020

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Hell and Other Destinations: A 21st-Century Memoir Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780062802255
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Published: Harper - April 14th, 2020

$17.99
SKU: 9781338251012a
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The Cycle of the Red Moon Volume 1: The Harvest of Samhein Cover Image
By Jose Antonio Cotrina, Kate LaBarbera (Translated by)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781506716800
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Published: Dark Horse Books - May 26th, 2020

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Snail Finds a Home (PIX) Cover Image
By Mary Peterson, Mary Peterson (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781534431850
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Published: Aladdin - March 24th, 2020

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Diana: Princess of the Amazons Cover Image
By Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, Victoria Ying (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781401291112
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Published: DC Zoom - January 7th, 2020

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Go with the Flow Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781250143174
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Published: First Second - January 14th, 2020

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Dark and Deepest Red Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250162748
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - January 14th, 2020

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Heidi Heckelbeck Takes the Cake Cover Image
By Wanda Coven, Priscilla Burris (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781534461130
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Published: Little Simon - January 14th, 2020

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Mindy Kim and the Yummy Seaweed Business Cover Image
By Lyla Lee, Dung Ho (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781534440074
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Published: Aladdin - January 14th, 2020

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Snapdragon Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250171115
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Published: First Second - February 4th, 2020

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Glad, Glad Bear! (Bear's Feelings) Cover Image
By Kimberly Gee, Kimberly Gee (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534452695
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Published: Beach Lane Books - February 18th, 2020

$8.99
SKU: 9781534424746a
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The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes (A Hunger Games Novel) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781338635171
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Published: Scholastic Press - May 19th, 2020

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House of Earth and Blood (Crescent City) Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781635574043
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - March 3rd, 2020

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Staff Picks

With North Korea so prevalent in the news, this superb 13th outing of 8th Army investigators Sueno and Bascom from former soldier-turned-author Martin Limon, clearly shows the fragile nature of the DMZ in the 1970s, with its immense pressure for peace coupled with volatile situations so palpable and real, you could feel the tension in the air. At first, an investigation into a murdered South Korean soldier’s death turns into a mystery surrounding an American officer’s missing wife. Readers will surely appreciate Limon’s penchant for using all those military acronyms and blessedly (!) with occasional complete nomenclature for the non-military mystery buffs. This outing can be a standalone, but will inspire fans of this investigating pair to read all the others in the series. So topical and relevant, Limon nailed this mission! - Maureen