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Gathering Blossoms Under Fire: The Journals of Alice Walker Cover Image
By Alice Walker, Valerie Boyd (Editor)
$37.50
ISBN: 9781476773155
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Published: Simon & Schuster - April 5th, 2022

From National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alice Walker and edited by critic and writer Valerie Boyd, comes an unprecedented compilation of Walker’s fifty years of journals drawing an intimate portrait of her development over five decades as an artist, human rights and women’s activist, and intellectual.

For the first time, the edited journals of Alice Wal


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The Man Who Lived Underground Cover Image
By Richard Wright, Malcolm Wright (Afterword by)
$22.95
ISBN: 9781598536768
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Published: Library of America - April 20th, 2021

A major literary event: an explosive, previously unpublished novel from the 1940s by the legendary author of Native Son and Black Boy


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Untitled Tiger Woods Memoir Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780062988171
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Published: HarperOne - April 15th, 2023

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World Travel: An Irreverent Guide Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780062802798
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Published: Ecco - April 20th, 2021

A guide to some of the world’s most fascinating places, as seen and experienced by writer, television host, and relentlessly curious traveler Anthony Bourdain


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Hot Stew Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781643751559
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Published: Algonquin Books - April 20th, 2021

FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE BOOKER PRIZE FINALIST ELMET

Named One of the Most-Anticipated Books of 2021 by:
The Millions, BuzzFeed, The Stylist, The Guardian, and more


“[An] absurdly good read . . . A rollicking tale of . . .


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Oculta Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781432879242
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Published: Thorndike Striving Reader - April 28th, 2021

The exhilarating sequel to the #1 Sunday Times and Los Angeles Times bestseller Nocturna, about a face-changing thief and a risk-taking prince who must reunite when a deadly enemy threatens their kingdom's chance at establishing a global peace. Perfect for fans of Tomi Adeyemi, Sabaa Tahir, and Stephanie Garber.


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Twice Alive Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780811230292
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Published: New Directions - May 4th, 2021

An exciting new book about renewal by the winner of the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry


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Project Hail Mary: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780593135204
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Published: Ballantine Books - May 4th, 2021

A lone astronaut must save the earth from disaster in this incredible new science-based thriller from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Martian.

“A novel that would have delighted Robert A. Heinlein and Isaac Asimov.”—George R.R. Martin, author of A Game of Thrones


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While Justice Sleeps Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780385546577
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Published: Doubleday Books - May 11th, 2021

From celebrated national leader and bestselling author Stacey Abrams, While Justice Sleeps is a gripping, complexly plotted thriller set within the halls of the U.S. Supreme Court.


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China: The Novel Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780385538930
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Published: Doubleday - May 11th, 2021

The internationally bestselling author of Paris and New York takes on an exhilarating new world with his trademark epic style in China: The Novel


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People We Meet on Vacation Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781984806758
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Published: Berkley - May 11th, 2021

Named a Most Anticipated Book of 2021 by Newsweek ∙ Oprah Magazine Marie Claire ∙ Parade ∙ PopSugar ∙ BookPage ∙ BookBub ∙ Betches ∙ SheReads ∙ Good Housekeeping 


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Unsettled Ground Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781951142483
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Published: Tin House Books - May 18th, 2021

Longlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction

“So sharply, so utterly brilliant that I found myself holding my breath while reading, dazzled by Fuller’s mastery and precision.” —Lauren Groff


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In the Event of Contact: Stories Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781950539260
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Published: Dzanc Books - May 18th, 2021

In the Event of Contact chronicles characters profoundly affected by physical connection, or its lack.


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The Anthropocene Reviewed (Signed Edition): Essays on a Human-Centered Planet Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525555216
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Published: Dutton - May 18th, 2021

A deeply moving and insightful collection of personal essays from #1 bestselling author John Green.

This is a signed edition.


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With Teeth Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593191507
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Published: Riverhead Books - June 1st, 2021

Named a Most Anticipated Book of the Year by Elle, BuzzFeed, Good Housekeeping, Thrillist, The Advocate, Lit Hub, and Paperback Paris


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The Other Black Girl: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982160135
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Published: Atria Books - June 1st, 2021

Named a Most Anticipated Book of 2021 by Time, The Washington Post, Harper’s Bazaar, Entertainment Weekly, Marie Claire, BuzzFeed, Parade, Goodreads, Fortune, and BBC

“Riveting, fearless, and vividly original.” —Emily St.


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The Thousand Crimes of Ming Tsu Cover Image
By Tom Lin
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316542159
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - June 1st, 2021

An astounding debut that reimagines the classic Western through the eyes of a Chinese American assassin on a quest to rescue his kidnapped wife and exact his revenge on her abductors, and “declares the arrival of an astonishing new voice” (Jonathan Lethem).

"In Tom Lin’s novel, the atmosphere of Cormac McCarthy’s West, or that of the Coen B


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Somebody's Daughter: A Memoir Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250305978
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Published: Flatiron Books: An Oprah Book - June 1st, 2021

“Sure to be one of the best memoirs of 2021.” —Kirkus Reviews, starred review


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Future Feeling: A Novel Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781593766887
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Published: Soft Skull - June 1st, 2021

An embittered dog walker obsessed with a social media influencer inadvertently puts a curse on a young man—and must adventure into mysterious dimension in order to save him—in this wildly inventive, delightfully subversive, genre-nonconforming debut novel about illusion, magic, technology, kinship, and the emergent future.


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Walking on Cowrie Shells: Stories Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781644450543
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Published: Graywolf Press - June 1st, 2021

A “boisterous and high-spirited debut” (Kirkus starred review), named one of the Most Anticipated Books for Brittle Paper, The Millions, and The Rumpus, penned by a finalist for the AKO Caine Prize


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One Last Stop Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250244499
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - June 1st, 2021

From the New York Times bestselling author of Red, White & Royal Blue comes a new romantic comedy that will stop readers in their tracks...


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Malibu Rising: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781524798659
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Published: Ballantine Books - June 1st, 2021

From the New York Times bestselling author of Daisy Jones & The Six . . . Four famous siblings throw an epic party to celebrate the end of the summer. But over the course of twenty-four hours, their lives will change forever.


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The Chosen and the Beautiful Cover Image
By Nghi Vo
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250784780
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Published: Tordotcom - June 1st, 2021

A Most Anticipated in 2021 Pick for Oprah Magazine | USA Today | Buzzfeed | Greatist | BookPage | PopSugar | The Nerd Daily | Goodreads | Literary Hub | Ms. Magazine | Library Journal

"Gatsby the way it should have been written—dark, dazzling, fantastical."—R. F. Kuang

"Luxurious, thrilling, and sexy."—Adrienne Celt


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The Ugly Cry: A Memoir Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525559351
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Published: Viking - June 8th, 2021

An uproarious, moving memoir about a grandmother’s ferocious love and redefining what it means to be family
 
“Painfully good. I loved it.” --Jenny Lawson, bestselling author of Furiously Happy
 


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Slipping Cover Image
By Mohamed Kheir, Robin Moger (Translator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781949641165
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Published: Two Lines Press - June 8th, 2021

There are shards of magic to be found on every page of this novel." --Omar El Akkad, author of American War


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Dear Senthuran: A Black Spirit Memoir Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593329191
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Published: Riverhead Books - June 8th, 2021

" One] of our greatest living writers." --Shondaland

Named a Most Anticipated Book of the Year by Harper's Bazaar, BuzzFeed, The Advocate, Lit Hub, Book Page, and Paperback Paris


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Migratory Birds Cover Image
By Mariana Oliver, Julia Sanches (Translator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781945492525
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Published: Transit Books - June 8th, 2021

In her prize-winning debut, Mexican essayist Mariana Oliver trains her gaze on migration in its many forms, moving between real cities and other more inaccessible territories: language, memory, pain, desire, and the body.


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The Hidden Palace: A Novel of the Golem and the Jinni Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062468710
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Published: Harper - June 8th, 2021

In this enthralling historical epic, set in New York City and the Middle East in the years leading to World War I— the long-awaited follow-up to the acclaimed New York Times bestseller The Golem and the Jinni—Helene Wecker revisits her beloved characters Chava and Ahmad as they confront unexpected new challenges in a rapidly changing human world.


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The Maidens Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250304452
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Published: Celadon Books - June 15th, 2021

"Stunning... The intelligent, cerebral plot finds contemporary parallels in Euripides's tragedies, Jacobean dramas such as The Duchess of Malfi, and Tennyson's poetry. The devastating ending shows just how little the troubled Mariana knows about the human psyche or herself. Michaelides is on a roll."
—Publishers Weekly, starred review


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Everything Now: Lessons from the City-State of Los Angeles Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374150426
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Published: MCD - June 15th, 2021

NAMED A MOST ANTICIPATED BOOK OF 2021 BY THE MILLIONS

A provocative, exhilaratingly new understanding of the United States’ most confounding metropolis—not just a great city, but a full-blown modern city-state


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The Wisteria Society of Lady Scoundrels (Dangerous Damsels #1) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593200162
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Published: Berkley - June 15th, 2021

A prim and proper lady thief must save her aunt from a crazed pirate and his dangerously charming henchman in this fantastical historical romance.


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Filthy Animals Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525538912
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Published: Riverhead Books - June 22nd, 2021

BRANDON TAYLOR IS:
A powerhouse. Newsweek
An extraordinary cartographer. Esquire
A striking new voice with a vital perspective. Harpers Bazaar


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Antiman: A Hybrid Memoir Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781632062802
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Published: Restless Books - June 22nd, 2021

Winner of the Restless Books Prize for New Immigrant Writing, Rajiv Mohabir's Antiman is an impassioned, genre-blending memoir that navigates the fraught constellations of race, sexuality, and cultural heritage that have shaped his experiences as an Indo-Guyanese queer poet and immigrant to the United States.


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Wild Souls: Freedom and Flourishing in the Non-Human World Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781635574944
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - June 29th, 2021

From an acclaimed environmental writer, a groundbreaking and provocative new vision for our relationships with-and responsibilities toward-the planet's wild animals.


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Survive the Night: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593183168
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Published: Dutton - June 29th, 2021

It’s November 1991. George H. W. Bush is in the White House, Nirvana's in the tape deck, and movie-obsessed college student Charlie Jordan is in a car with a man who might be a serial killer.


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Any Way the Wind Blows (Simon Snow Trilogy #3) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250254337
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Published: Wednesday Books - July 6th, 2021

New York Times bestselling author Rainbow Rowell's epic fantasy, the Simon Snow trilogy, concludes with Any Way the Wind Blows.


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Seek You: A Journey Through American Loneliness Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781524748067
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Published: Pantheon Books - July 6th, 2021

From the acclaimed author of Imagine Wanting Only This--a timely and moving meditation on isolation and longing, both as individuals and as a society.

There is a silent epidemic in America: loneliness. Shameful to talk about and often misunderstood, loneliness is everywhere, from the most major of metropolises to the smallest of towns.


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Ghost Forest: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593230961
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Published: One World - July 13th, 2021

A graceful and indelible debut novel of love, grief, and memory, about a young woman from one of Hong Kong’s “astronaut” families, separated from her father after China regained control of Hong Kong from the British.
 


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What Strange Paradise Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525657903
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - July 20th, 2021

From the widely acclaimed, best-selling author of American War a new novel--beautifully written, unrelentingly dramatic, and profoundly moving--that looks at the global refugee crisis through the eyes of a child.


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The River in the Belly & Other Poems Cover Image
By Fiston Mwanza Mujila, Bret Maney (Translator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781646050673
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Published: Phoneme Media - July 20th, 2021

The River in the Belly is the collection only Mujila could write, blending musical lyricism, legend, and theology from Africa and Europe; from the widely-acclaimed author of the novel Tram 83.


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Something New Under the Sun: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984826305
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Published: Hogarth - August 3rd, 2021

A novelist discovers the dark side of Hollywood and reckons with ambition, corruption, and connectedness in the age of environmental collapse and ecological awakening--a darkly unsettling near-future novel for readers of Don DeLillo and Ottessa Moshfegh


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Damnation Spring Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982144401
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Published: Scribner - August 3rd, 2021

An epic, immersive debut, Damnation Spring is the deeply human story of a Pacific Northwest logging town wrenched in two by a mystery that threatens to derail its way of life.

For generations, Rich Gundersen’s family has chopped a livelihood out of the redwood forest along California’s rugged coast.


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Savage Tongues: A Novel Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780358315063
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - August 3rd, 2021

A new novel by PEN/Faulkner Award winner Azareen Van der Vliet Oloomi—“if you don’t know this name yet, you should” (Entertainment Weekly)—about a young woman caught in an affair with a much older man, a personal and political exploration of desire, power, and human connection.
 
It’s summer when Arezu, an Iranian American teenager


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Afterparties: Stories Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063049901
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Published: Ecco - August 3rd, 2021

A Roxane Gay's Audacious Book Club Pick!

A Most Anticipated Book From: Vulture * LitHub * Harper's Bazaar * Elle * Buzzfeed


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Songs for the Flames: Stories Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593190135
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Published: Riverhead Books - August 3rd, 2021

A new collection of electric, searing stories from award-winning, bestselling author Juan Gabriel Vásquez.

The characters in Songs for the Flames are men and women touched by violence—sometimes directly, sometimes only in passing—but whose lives are changed forever, consumed by fire and by unexpected encounters and unyielding forces.


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The President and the Frog Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593318416
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - August 3rd, 2021

From the acclaimed author of Cantoras comes an incandescent novel--political, mystical, timely, and heartening--about the power of memory, and the pursuit of justice.


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Me (Moth) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250780362
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - August 17th, 2021

A debut YA novel-in-verse by Amber McBride, Me (Moth) is about a teen girl who is grieving the deaths of her family, and a teen boy who crosses her path.

Moth has lost her family in an accident. Though she lives with her aunt, she feels alone and uprooted.


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Seeing Ghosts: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538716328
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - August 24th, 2021

For readers of Helen Macdonald and Elizabeth Alexander, an intimate and haunting portrait of grief and the search for meaning from a singular new talent as told through the prism of three generations of her Chinese American family.

Kat Chow has always been unusually fixated on death. She worried constantly about her parents dying---especially her mother.


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Witches of Brooklyn: What the Hex?! Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593125441
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Published: Random House Graphic - August 31st, 2021

Effie returns in this spellbinding sequel: a middle-grade graphic novel about found family, friendship, and learning to embrace who you are!

Could there be even MORE witches in Brooklyn?!
 


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By Shannon Hale, LeUyen Pham (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250317568
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Published: First Second - August 31st, 2021

Following up their mega-bestselling Real Friends and Best Friends graphic memoirs, Shannon Hale and LeUyen Pham are back with Friends Forever, a story about learning to love yourself exactly as you are.


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Veritas Cover Image
By Jimmy Hayes (By (photographer)), Rajat Parr (Foreword by), Fred Lyon (Afterword by)
$125.00
ISBN: 9781951836122
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Published: Cameron Books - September 7th, 2021

A stunning monograph, depicting the real, unstaged, natural beauty of California’s wine industry by a photographer and wine industry insider

Behind the polish and the glamour of the tasting room is an industry notable for its complex labor challenges and its constant duel against unforgiving natural conditions.


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Harlem Shuffle Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780385545136
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Published: Doubleday Books - September 14th, 2021

From two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning author Colson Whitehead, a gloriously entertaining novel of heists, shakedowns, and rip-offs set in Harlem in the 1960s.

Ray Carney was only slightly bent when it came to being crooked . . .


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Change Sings: A Children's Anthem Cover Image
By Amanda Gorman, Loren Long (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593203224
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - September 21st, 2021

A lyrical picture book debut from presidential inaugural poet Amanda Gorman and #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator Loren Long
 
"I can hear change humming
In its loudest, proudest song.
I don't fear change coming,
And so I sing along."
 


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Fan Fiction: A Mem-Noir: Inspired by True Events Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250274366
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Published: St. Martin's Press - October 5th, 2021

Brent Spiner pens an explosive and hilarious novel, Fan Fiction, a personal look at the slightly askew view of the relationship between a celebrity and his fans. If the Coen Brothers were to make a Star Trek movie, involving the complexity of fan obsession and sci-fi, this noir comedy might just be the one.