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SKU: 9780996103770

PAPERBACK Mason Jar Press (2019)

"Danny Caine's Continental Breakfast portrays suburban life in the Midwest with humor, pathos, and tender care. Populating chain restaurants, deserted shopping malls, and family Passover dinners, the characters of the poems narrate an experience that, while familiar to many, doesn't often make it into the pages of poetry collections. You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll raise your can of Bud Lite." -- Megan Kaminski, Author of Deep City


The River: A novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525521877
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Published: Knopf - March 5th, 2019

A NATIONAL BESTSELLER

"A fiery tour de force… I could not put this book down. It truly was terrifying and unutterably beautiful." –Alison Borden, The Denver Post

From the best-selling author of The Dog Stars, the story of two college students on a wilderness canoe trip--a gripping tale of a friendship tested by fire, white water, and violence


Cemetery Road: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062824615
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Published: William Morrow - March 5th, 2019

Sometimes the price of justice is a good man’s soul.

The #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Natchez Burning trilogy returns with an electrifying tale of friendship, betrayal, and shattering secrets that threaten to destroy a small Mississippi town.


Lost Children Archive: A novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525520610
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Published: Knopf - February 12th, 2019

“The novel truly becomes novel again in Luiselli’s hands—electric, elastic, alluring, new.” --Parul Sehgal, The New York Times

"Impossibly smart, full of beauty, heart and insight . . . Everyone should read this book." --Tommy Orange


Longlisted for the Women’s Prize for Fiction 


The January Children (African Poetry Book ) Cover Image
By Safia Elhillo, Kwame Dawes (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9780803295988
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Published: University of Nebraska Press - March 2017

In her dedication Safia Elhillo writes, “The January Children are the generation born in Sudan under British occupation, where children were assigned birth years by height, all given the birth date January 1.” What follows is a deeply personal collection of poems that describe the experience of navigating the postcolonial world as a stranger in one’s own land.


On the Come Up Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062498564
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Published: Balzer + Bray - February 5th, 2019

This is the highly anticipated second novel by Angie Thomas, the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling, award-winning The Hate U Give.


If They Come for Us: Poems Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525509783
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Published: One World - August 7th, 2018

“A debut poetry collection showcasing both a fierce and tender new voice.”—Booklist
“Elegant and playful . . . The poet invents new forms and updates classic ones.”—Elle


Been So Long: My Life and Music Cover Image
By Jorma Kaukonen, Grace Slick (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9781250125484
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Published: St. Martin's Press - August 28th, 2018

"A modern parable." —from the foreword by Grace Slick

“Jorma Kaukonen is a force in American music, equally adept at fingerpicked acoustic folk and blues as he is at wailing on an electric.” – Acoustic Guitar

“Jorma Kaukonen lit a fuse and transformed his electric guitar into a firework.” – Live For Live Music


Dead Girls: Essays on Surviving an American Obsession Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062657145
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - June 26th, 2018

A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF 2018

An Edgar Award nominee for best critical / biographical

Best of 2018 according to Kirkus, The Boston Globe, The New York Times, The Portland Mercury, Bustle, Thrillist, and Electric Lit


Rise: How a House Built a Family: How a House Built a Family Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250095664
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Published: St. Martin's Press - January 24th, 2017

If you were inspired by Wild and Eat, Pray, Love, you’ll love this extraordinary true story of a woman taking the greatest risk of her life in order to heal from the unthinkable.


An Unlikely Journey: Waking Up from My American Dream Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316252164
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - October 16th, 2018

The keynote speaker at the 2012 DNC, former San Antonio mayor and Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, Julian Castro, tells his remarkable and inspiring life story.


Fireflies in the Gathering Dark Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781945752827
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Published: Kelsay Books - May 16th, 2017

"Why not fall on my knees, hushed / into openness?" the seeker and visionary Maril Crabtree asks in a long journey through uncertainty toward transformation. For this poet, to praise is an option not to be forgotten, even in our darkest, most doubtful moments.


Look Alive Out There: Essays Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780374279844
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Published: MCD - April 3rd, 2018

Named a Most Anticipated Book of 2018 by Entertainment Weekly, Glamour, Buzzfeed, Elle, Cosmopolitan, The Millions, InStyle, Bustle, BookRiot, and Southern Living

Sloane Crosley returns to the form that made her a household name in really quite a lot of households: Essays!


The Pursuit of Endurance: Harnessing the Record-Breaking Power of Strength and Resilience Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780735221895
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Published: Viking - April 10th, 2018

National Geographic Adventurer of the Year Jennifer Pharr Davis unlocks the secret to maximizing perseverance--on and off the trail


The Queens of Innis Lear Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780765392466
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Published: Tor Books - March 27th, 2018

Dynasties battle for the crown in Tessa Gratton's debut adult epic fantasy, The Queens of Innis Lear.

Three Queens. One crown. All out war.

Gaela. Ruthless Commander.
I am the rightful heir of Innis Lear. No more will I wait in the shadows and watch my mother’s murderer bleed my island dry.


All the Ugly and Wonderful Things: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250074133
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Published: Thomas Dunne Books - August 9th, 2016

- A New York Times and USA Today bestseller
- Book of the Month Club 2016 Book of the Year
- Second Place Goodreads Best Fiction of 2016

A beautiful and provocative love story between two unlikely people and the hard-won relationship that elevates them above the Midwestern meth lab backdrop of their lives.


All the Ugly and Wonderful Things: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250153968
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Published: A Thomas Dunne Book for St. Martin's Griffin - October 3rd, 2017

- A New York Times and USA Today bestseller
- Book of the Month Club 2016 Book of the Year
- Second Place Goodreads Best Fiction of 2016

A beautiful and provocative love story between two unlikely people and the hard-won relationship that elevates them above the Midwestern meth lab backdrop of their lives.


Sea Witch Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062438775
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - July 31st, 2018

Wicked meets "The Little Mermaid" in the captivating origin story of the sea's most iconic villainess, perfect for fans of Heartless and Dorothy Must Die.

Ever since her best friend Anna died, Evie has been an outcast in her small fishing town. Hiding her talents, mourning her loss, drowning in her guilt.


Strange Stars: David Bowie, Pop Music, and the Decade Sci-Fi Exploded Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781612196978
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Published: Melville House - June 5th, 2018

A Hugo Award-winning author and music journalist explores the weird and wild story of when rock ’n’ roll met the sci-fi world of the 1970s


The Man from the Train: The Solving of a Century-Old Serial Killer Mystery Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781476796253
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Published: Scribner - September 19th, 2017

2018 Edgar Award Finalist—Best Fact Crime

Using unprecedented, dramatically compelling sleuthing techniques, legendary statistician and baseball writer Bill James applies his analytical acumen to crack an unsolved century-old mystery surrounding one of the deadliest serial killers in American history.

Between 1898 and 1912, families across the country were bludgeoned in


The Man from the Train: Discovering America's Most Elusive Serial Killer Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781476796260
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Published: Scribner - October 9th, 2018

An Edgar Award finalist for Best Fact Crime, this “impressive…open-eyed investigative inquiry wrapped within a cultural history of rural America” (The Wall Street Journal) shows legendary statistician and baseball writer Bill James applying his analytical acumen to crack an unsolved century-old mystery surrounding one of the deadliest serial killers in American history


The River Bank: A Sequel to Kenneth Grahame's the Wind in the Willows Cover Image
By Kij Johnson, Kathleen Jennings (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781618731302
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Published: Small Beer Press - September 19th, 2017

Washington Post Notable Books: "A charming and funny sequel to Kenneth Grahame's Wind in the Willows."


The Feral Detective: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062859068
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Published: Ecco - November 6th, 2018

Jonathan Lethem’s first detective novel since Motherless Brooklyn

“One of America’s greatest storytellers.” —Washington Post


The Fifth Risk Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781324002642
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 2nd, 2018

"The election happened," remembers Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall, then deputy secretary of the Department of Energy. "And then there was radio silence." Across all departments, similar stories were playing out: Trump appointees were few and far between; those that did show up were shockingly uninformed about the functions of their new workplace.


Ned Christie: The Creation of an Outlaw and Cherokee Hero Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780806159102
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Published: University of Oklahoma Press - March 8th, 2018

Who was Nede Wade Christie? Was he a violent criminal guilty of murdering a federal officer? Or a Cherokee statesman who suffered a martyr's death for a crime he did not commit? For more than a century, journalists, pulp fiction authors, and even serious historians have produced largely fictitious accounts of "Ned" Christie's life. Now, in a tour de force of investigative scholarship, Devon A.


The Center of Everything: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780786888450
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Published: Hachette Books - July 14th, 2004

"A warm, beguiling book full of hard-won wisdom."--Janet Maslin, The New York Times

"The Center of Everything is as realistic and familiar as a summer day in Kansas--brave and gritty, strong voiced and spare."--O, The Oprah Magazine


The Chaperone Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781594631436
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Published: Riverhead Books - June 4th, 2013

Soon to be a feature film from the creators of Downton Abbey starring Elizabeth McGovernThe Chaperone is a New York Times-bestselling novel about the woman who chaperoned an irreverent Louise Brooks to New York City in the 1920s and the summer that would change them both.
 


The Rest of Her Life Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781401309435
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Published: Hachette Books - June 10th, 2008

In The Rest of Her Life, Laura Moriarty delivers a luminous, compassionate, and provocative look at how mothers and daughters with the best intentions can be blind to the harm they do to one another.

Leigh is the mother of high-achieving, popular high school senior Kara.


While I'm Falling Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781401310233
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Published: Hachette Books - July 13th, 2010

In While I'm Falling, Laura Moriarty presents a compelling depiction of how one young woman's life changes when her family breaks up for good.

Ever since her parents announced that they're getting divorced, Veronica has been falling. Hard. A junior in college, she has fallen in love. She has fallen behind in her difficult coursework.


Made for Love: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062280558
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Published: Ecco - July 4th, 2017

NAMED A BEST BOOK OF 2017 BY

GQ • PopSugar • NPR • Huffington Post • Electric Literature • The New Yorker

CHOSEN AS A 2017 BEST SUMMER READ PICK BY


Puddin' (Dumplin' #2) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062418388
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Published: Balzer + Bray - May 8th, 2018

The irresistible companion to the #1 New York Times bestseller Dumplin’, now a Netflix feature film starring Danielle Macdonald and Jennifer Aniston, and a soundtrack by Dolly Parton!


Zahrah the Windseeker Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780547020280
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - February 18th, 2008

In the Ooni Kingdom, children born dada—with vines growing in their hair—are rumored to have special powers. Zahrah Tsami doesn’t know anything about that. She feels normal. Others think she’s different—they fear her. Only Dari, her best friend, isn’t afraid of her.


Lagoon Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781481440882
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Published: Gallery / Saga Press - February 2nd, 2016

It’s up to a famous rapper, a biologist, and a rogue soldier to handle humanity’s first contact with an alien ambassador—and prevent mass extinction—in this novel that blends magical realism with high-stakes action.

After word gets out on the Internet that aliens have landed in the waters outside of the world’s fifth most populous city, chaos ensues.


The Book of Phoenix Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780756410780
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Published: DAW - May 3rd, 2016

A fiery spirit dances from the pages of the Great Book. She brings the aroma of scorched sand and ozone. She has a story to tell....


Binti: Home Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250203434
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Published: Tor.com - July 24th, 2018

The thrilling sequel to the Hugo and Nebula-winning Binti by Nnedi Okorafor, and a finalist for the 2018 Hugo and Nommo Awards

It’s been a year since Binti and Okwu enrolled at Oomza University. A year since Binti was declared a hero for uniting two warring planets. A year since she found friendship in the unlikeliest of places.


City Moon Cover Image
By David Ohle, Roger Martin (Introduction by)
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ISBN: 9780999115237
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Published: Stalking Horse Press - August 2018

City Moon is David Ohle's novelization of all 18 issues of his cult 1970s newspaper, heavily edited and re-processed. It is offered for the first time as a single volume. The neutrodynes, the satire, the mystery cults, as well as Ohle's dada-seance of Americana, are as vivid and intoxicating and seriously funny as ever.


Seafire Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780451478801
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Published: Razorbill - August 28th, 2018

A warlord killed Caledonia's parents and kidnapped her brother. Now, on the deadly Bullet seas, Captain Caledonia Styx and her all-female crew are ready for revenge.

"This is Mad Max by way of Davy Jones, a high-energy, breathless adventure [about] a group of damaged girls who find home in one another." --Booklist


A Spark of Light: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780345544988
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Published: Ballantine Books - October 2nd, 2018

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The author of Small Great Things returns with a powerful and provocative new novel about ordinary lives that intersect during a heart-stopping crisis.

“Picoult at her fearless best . . . Timely, balanced and certain to inspire debate.”—The Washington Post


Irl Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780991429868
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Published: Birds - September 2016

Poetry. Native American Studies. LGBT Studies. IRL is a sweaty, summertime poem composed like a long text message, rooted in the epic tradition of A.R. Ammons, ancient Kumeyaay Bird Songs, and Beyonce's visual albums.


Junk Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781941040973
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Published: Tin House Books - May 8th, 2018

Nature Poem Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781941040638
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Published: Tin House Books - May 9th, 2017

Nature Poem follows Teebs--a young, queer, American Indian (or NDN) poet--who can't bring himself to write a nature poem. For the reservation-born, urban-dwelling hipster, the exercise feels stereotypical, reductive, and boring. He hates nature. He prefers city lights to the night sky. He'd slap a tree across the face.


A Map of Days (Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children #4) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780735232143
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Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - October 2nd, 2018

The instant bestseller!
• New York Times bestseller
• USA Today bestseller
• Wall Street Journal bestseller


A Map of Days reveals Ransom Riggs at the peak of his powers, leaving loyal fans ravenous for more.” –NY Journal of Books


The Sisters of the Winter Wood Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316483254
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Published: Redhook - September 25th, 2018

Captivating and boldly imaginative, with a tale of sisterhood at its heart, Rena Rossner's debut fantasy invites you to enter a world filled with magic, folklore, and the dangers of the woods.


Don't Call Us Dead: Poems Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781555977856
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Published: Graywolf Press - September 5th, 2017

Finalist for the National Book Award for Poetry
Winner of the Forward Prize for Best Collection

“[Smith's] poems are enriched to the point of volatility, but they pay out, often, in sudden joy.”—The New Yorker


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Lake Success: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780812997415
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Published: Random House - September 4th, 2018

“Spectacular.”—NPR • “Uproariously funny.”—The Boston Globe • “An artistic triumph.”—San Francisco Chronicle • “A novel in which comedy and pathos are exquisitely balanced.”—The Washington Post • “Shteyngart’s best book.”—The


Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316421829
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - October 16th, 2018

From Pete Souza, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Obama: An Intimate Portrait, comes a potent commentary on the Presidency--and our country.


A Forgotten Place: A Bess Crawford Mystery (Bess Crawford Mysteries #10) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062678829
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Published: William Morrow - September 18th, 2018

Though the Great War has ended, Bess Crawford finds herself caught in deadly circumstances on a remote Welsh headland in this tenth entry from the acclaimed New York Times bestselling author.


The Gate Keeper: An Inspector Ian Rutledge Mystery (Inspector Ian Rutledge Mysteries #20) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062678713
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Published: William Morrow - February 6th, 2018

On a deserted road, late at night, Scotland Yard’s Ian Rutledge encounters a frightened woman standing over a body, launching an inquiry that leads him into the lair of a stealthy killer and the dangerous recesses of his own memories in this twentieth installment of the acclaimed New York Times bestselling series.


Hidden History of Kansas Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781625858894
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Published: History Press - November 6th, 2017

Kansas' storied past is filled with fascinating firsts, humorous coincidences and intriguing characters. A man who had survived a murderous proslavery massacre in 1858 hanged his would-be executioner five years later. A wealthy Frenchman utilized his utopian ideals to create an award-winning silk-producing commune in Franklin County.


Basic Fermentation: A Do-It-Yourself Guide to Cultural Manipulation (DIY) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781621068723
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Published: Microcosm Publishing - July 11th, 2017

A classic beginner's guide to fermenting just about anything.


The Art of Fermentation: An In-Depth Exploration of Essential Concepts and Processes from Around the World Cover Image
By Sandor Ellix Katz, Michael Pollan (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9781603582865
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - May 14th, 2012

Winner of the 2013 James Beard Foundation Book Award for Reference and Scholarship, and a New York Times bestseller, The Art of Fermentation is the most comprehensive guide to do-it-yourself home fermentation ever published.


The Revolution Will Not Be Microwaved: Inside America's Underground Food Movements Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781933392110
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - November 2006

An instant classic for a new generation of monkey-wrenching food activists. Food in America is cheap and abundant, yet the vast majority of it is diminished in terms of flavor and nutrition, anonymous and mysterious after being shipped thousands of miles and passing through inscrutable supply chains, and controlled by multinational corporations.


Richard Potter: America's First Black Celebrity Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780813941042
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Published: University of Virginia Press - February 13th, 2018

Apart from a handful of exotic--and almost completely unreliable--tales surrounding his life, Richard Potter is almost unknown today. Two hundred years ago, however, he was the most popular entertainer in America--the first showman, in fact, to win truly nationwide fame.


Not Here Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781566895095
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Published: Coffee House Press - April 10th, 2018

Not Here is a flight plan for escape and a map for navigating home; a queer Vietnamese American body in confrontation with whiteness, trauma, family, and nostalgia; and a big beating heart of a book. Nguyen's poems ache with loneliness and desire and the giddy terrors of allowing yourself to hope for love, and revel in moments of connection achieved.


This Way to the Sugar Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781938912443
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Published: Write Bloody Publishing - March 18th, 2014

A Midwest Asian-American poet beautifully captures the queer American experience. This bruising collection of poems puts a blade and a microscope to nostalgia, tradition, race, apology, and sexuality, in order to find beauty in a flawed world. His work has been described as an astounding testament to the power and necessity of confession.