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Last Wednesday of the Month Book Group: My Favorite Thing Is Monsters

  • Posted on: 30 December 2017
  • By: ravenbookstore
My Favorite Thing Is Monsters Cover Image
$39.99
ISBN: 9781606999592
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Published: Fantagraphics - February 14th, 2017

In this debut, which takes the form of a fictional graphic diary, a 10-year-old girl tries to solve a murder.


Last Wednesday of the Month Book Group: Lost in Shangri-La

  • Posted on: 30 December 2017
  • By: ravenbookstore
Lost in Shangri-La: A True Story of Survival, Adventure, and the Most Incredible Rescue Mission of World War II Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780061988356
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Published: Harper Perennial - April 24th, 2012

A New York Times bestseller, the extraordinary World War II mission to rescue survivors of a U.S.


Last Wednesday of the Month Book Group: Sing, Unburied, Sing

  • Posted on: 30 December 2017
  • By: ravenbookstore
Sing, Unburied, Sing: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781501126079
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Published: Scribner - May 8th, 2018

WINNER of the NATIONAL BOOK AWARD and A NEW YORK TIMES TOP 10 BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR

A finalist for the Kirkus Prize, Andrew Carnegie Medal, Aspen Words Literary Prize, and a New York Times bestseller, this majestic, stirring, and widely praised novel from two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward, the story of a family on a journey through rural Mississippi, i


Last Wednesday of the Month Book Group: Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

  • Posted on: 30 December 2017
  • By: ravenbookstore
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316013697
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 1st, 2009

Bestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm town high school where the only other Indian is the school mascot.


Last Wednesday of the Month Book Group: Fatelessness

  • Posted on: 30 December 2017
  • By: ravenbookstore
Fatelessness (Vintage International) Cover Image
By Imre Kertész, Tim Wilkinson (Translated by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9781400078639
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Published: Vintage - December 7th, 2004

At the age of 14 Georg Koves is plucked from his home in a Jewish section of Budapest and without any particular malice, placed on a train to Auschwitz. He does not understand the reason for his fate. He doesn’t particularly think of himself as Jewish.


Last Wednesday of the Month Book Group: Beneath a Scarlet Sky

  • Posted on: 30 December 2017
  • By: ravenbookstore
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$14.95
ISBN: 9781503943377
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Published: Lake Union Publishing - May 1st, 2017

Soon to be a major television event from Pascal Pictures, starring Tom Holland.

Based on the true story of a forgotten hero, the USA Today and #1 Amazon Charts bestseller Beneath a Scarlet Sky is the triumphant, epic tale of one young man's incredible courage and resilience during one of history's darkest hours.


Last Wednesday of the Month Book Group: Homegoing

  • Posted on: 1 June 2017
  • By: ravenbookstore
Homegoing Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781101971062
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Published: Vintage - May 2nd, 2017

Ghana, eighteenth century: two half sisters are born into different villages, each unaware of the other. One will marry an Englishman and lead a life of comfort in the palatial rooms of the Cape Coast Castle. The other will be captured in a raid on her village, imprisoned in the very same castle, and sold into slavery.
 


Last Wednesday of the Month Book Group: The Radium Girls

  • Posted on: 1 June 2017
  • By: ravenbookstore
The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781492649359
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Published: Sourcebooks - April 18th, 2017

A New York Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, and Amazon Charts Bestseller

the glowing ghosts of the radium girls haunt us still.--NPR Books


Last Wednesday of the Month Book Group: Keep the Aspidistra Flying

  • Posted on: 1 June 2017
  • By: ravenbookstore
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$15.99
ISBN: 9780156468992
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Published: Mariner Books -

Gordon Comstock is a poor young man who works in a grubby London bookstore and spends his evenings shivering in a rented room, trying to write. He is determined to stay free of the “money world” of lucrative jobs, family responsibilities, and the kind of security symbolized by the homely aspidistra plant that sits in every middle-class British window.


Last Wednesday of the Month Book Group: Grandma Gatewood's Walk

  • Posted on: 1 June 2017
  • By: ravenbookstore
Grandma Gatewood's Walk: The Inspiring Story of the Woman Who Saved the Appalachian Trail Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781613734995
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This book cannot be returned. This often refers to low quality print editions. Please bear this in mind if ordering this book.
Published: Chicago Review Press - April 1st, 2016

2014 National Outdoor Book Award Winner in History / Biography

Emma Gatewood told her family she was going on a walk and left her small Ohio hometown with a change of clothes and less than two hundred dollars. The next anybody heard from her, this genteel, farm-reared, sixty-seven-year-old great-grandmother had walked 800 miles along the 2,050-mile Appalachian Trail.


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