Readings

L. Ann Wheeler: Abandoners

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$24.00
ISBN: 9781946031266
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Published: Operating System - December 21st, 2018

"L. Ann Wheeler's powerful debut examines why we leave and what happens to those who stay. This richly layered multi-genre book digs deep into personal and collective histories through archival investigation and imaginative rendering, reanimating their ghostly traces in the light of the present.


Joy Roulier Sawyer & Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg

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$17.00
ISBN: 9781942280620
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Published: Conundrum Press - December 15th, 2018

Sujata Massey

Acclaimed mystery writer Sujata Massey brings her new book The Satapur Moonstone to the Raven Book Store! This event is free and open to the public.

ABOUT THE BOOK: Award-winning author Sujata Massey returns readers to the 1920s India of Perveen Mistry, Bombay’s first female lawyer, and this time Perveen must travel north while reluctantly in the employment of the British Raj to assist in a complex dispute over a late maharaja’s estate. Instead of a straight-forward legal matter she finds a treacherous web of palace intrigue and a history of suspicious deaths.

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$26.95
ISBN: 9781616959098
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Published: Soho Crime - May 14th, 2019

The highly anticipated follow-up to the critically acclaimed novel The Widows of Malabar Hill.


Perry Shepard

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By Perry Shepard, Shepard Max (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781941237168
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Published: Anamcara Press LLC - February 4th, 2019

THE HERO Versus Me & Monkey Jo chronicles of adventures of Henry Neis who arrives in Vietnam an innocent youth from Kansas, and quickly falls in with addicts and lost souls. His story describes his rescue of a baby monkey, who becomes his faithful companion.


Author Talk: Andrew Shaffer

Hope Rides Again: An Obama Biden Mystery (Obama Biden Mysteries #2) Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781683691228
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Quirk Books - July 9th, 2019

In the sequel to the New York Times best-selling novel Hope Never Dies, Obama and Biden reprise their roles as BFFs-turned-detectives as they chase Obama's stolen cell phone through the streets of Chicago--and right into a vast conspiracy.


Mic Supremacy 17

“When we speak we are afraid our words will not be heard or welcomed. But when we are silent, we are still afraid. So it is better to speak.”
- Audre Lorde

Mic Supremacy is a POC led and centered open mic night open to the Lawrence community. This month, the featured reader will be special guest Hieu Minh Nguyen.

Wyatt Townley Book Launch: Rewriting The Body

Former Kansas poet laureate Wyatt Townley launches her new book of poems, Rewriting the Body.

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$21.60
ISBN: 9781622882168
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Published: Stephen F. Austin University Press - October 15th, 2018

The body is a poem we are writing with every breath, says Townley, who in her dual life has taught yoga for decades.


Author Talk: Tony Horwitz

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$30.00
ISBN: 9781101980286
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Published: Penguin Press - May 14th, 2019

The best-selling author of Confederates in the Attic returns to the South and the Civil War era for an epic adventure on the trail of America's greatest landscape architect.


No Place Like Home with C.J. Janovy

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$19.95
ISBN: 9780700628346
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Published: University Press of Kansas - March 20th, 2019

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