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The Least We Can Do: White Supremacy, Free Speech, and Independent Bookstores Cover Image
ISBN: 9781771964654
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Published: Biblioasis - September 14th, 2021

The Best Short Stories 2021: The O. Henry Prize Winners (The O. Henry Prize Collection) Cover Image
By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Editor), Jenny Minton Quigley (Series edited by)
ISBN: 9780593311257
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Published: Anchor - September 14th, 2021

Twenty prizewinning stories selected from the thousands published in magazines over the previous year—continuing the O. Henry Prize's century-long tradition of literary excellence.

Saving Freedom: Truman, the Cold War, and the Fight for Western Civilization Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062950505
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Published: Harper Paperbacks - September 14th, 2021


A Libertarian Walks Into a Bear: The Utopian Plot to Liberate an American Town (And Some Bears) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781541788497
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Published: PublicAffairs - September 14th, 2021

A tiny American town's plans for radical self-government overlooked one hairy detail: no one told the bears.
Once upon a time, a group of libertarians got together and hatched the Free Town Project, a plan to take over an American town and completely eliminate its government. In 2004, they set their sights on Grafton, NH, a barely populated settlement with one paved road.

A Wild Winter Swan: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062980793
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - September 14th, 2021

After brilliantly reimagining the worlds of Oz, Wonderland, Dickensian London, and the Nutcracker, the New York Times bestselling author of Wicked turns his unconventional genius to Hans Christian Andersen's "The Wild Swans," transforming this classic tale into an Italian-American girl's poignant coming-of-age story, set amid the magic of Christmas in 1960s New York.

The Last Garden in England Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982107833
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Published: Gallery Books - September 14th, 2021

From the author of the international bestsellers The Light Over London and The Whispers of War comes “a compelling read, filled with lovable characters and an alluring twist of fates” (Ellen Keith, author of The Dutch Wife) about five women living across three different times whose lives are all connected by one very special garden.

Present day: Emma

Otto Wood, the Bandit: The Freighthopping Thief, Bootlegger, and Convicted Murderer Behind the Appalachian Ballads Cover Image
By Trevor McKenzie, David Holt (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781469664712
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - September 14th, 2021

Legions of bluegrass fans know the name Otto Wood (1893-1930) from a ballad made popular by Doc Watson, telling the story of Wood's crimes and violent death. However, few know the history of this Appalachian figure beyond the larger-than-life version heard in song. Trevor McKenzie reconstructs Wood's life, tracing how a Wilkes County juvenile delinquent became a celebrated folk hero.

Adrianne Geffel: A Fiction Cover Image
ISBN: 9780393868340
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 14th, 2021

This never-before-told story of the life and work of a (fictitious) musical phenomenon is "a revealing?and at times hilarious?satire of the music business, fame, and the cult of personality" (Clea Simon, Boston Globe).

24: Life Stories and Lessons from the Say Hey Kid Cover Image
By Willie Mays, John Shea, Bob Costas (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9781250828354
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - September 14th, 2021


The legendary Willie Mays shares the inspirations and influences responsible for guiding him on and off the field in this reflective and inspirational memoir.

The Tyranny of Merit: Can We Find the Common Good? Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250800060
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Published: Picador - September 14th, 2021

A Times Literary Supplement’s Book of the Year 2020
A New Statesman's Best Book of 2020
A Bloomberg's Best Book of 2020
A Guardian Best Book About Ideas of 2020

The world-renowned philosopher and author of the bestselling Justice explores the central question of our time: What has become of the common good?

I Got a Monster: The Rise and Fall of America's Most Corrupt Police Squad Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250221827
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - September 14th, 2021

The explosive true story of America's most corrupt police unit, the Gun Trace Task Force (GTTF), which terrorized the city of Baltimore for half a decade.