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Mothers and Strangers: Essays on Motherhood from the New South Cover Image
By Samia Serageldin (Editor), Lee Smith (Editor)
ISBN: 9781469651675
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - April 2019

In this anthology of creative nonfiction, twenty-eight writers set out to discover what they know, and don't know, about the person they call Mother. Celebrated writers Samia Serageldin and Lee Smith have curated a diverse and insightful collection that challenges stereotypes about mothers and expands our notions of motherhood in the South.

Bad Kitty: Kitten Trouble Cover Image
By Nick Bruel, Nick Bruel (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781250182081
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - December 31st, 2018

There's terrible news in the neighborhood next to Kitty's!

A conflict there is growing worse and worse. It started as an argument and has now turned into a full-fledged fight. Worst of all: The cat shelter has been destroyed.

Kitty's family decides it's time to do something to help. They have an idea to foster as many displaced kittens as possible.

Sissy: A Coming-of-Gender Story Cover Image
ISBN: 9780735218826
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - March 5th, 2019

*An Oprah.com and TIME.com Best of March Pick*

"Sensational."--Tyler Oakley
"Jacob Tobia is a force." --Good Morning America
"A necessary voice." --TIME
"Honest, funny, and poignant." --Bustle
"A valuable dispatch from a new generation of queer activists and artists." --Washington Post

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A Woman Is No Man: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062699763
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Published: Harper - March 5th, 2019

A New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice • A Washington Post 10 Books to Read in March • A Marie Claire Best Women’s Fiction of 2019 • A Washington Book Review Difficult-To-Put-Down Novel • A Refinery 29

Europe Central Cover Image
ISBN: 9780143036593
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Published: Penguin Books - November 14th, 2005

A daring literary masterpiece and winner of the National Book Award

Riding Toward Everywhere Cover Image
ISBN: 9780061256769
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Published: Ecco - December 23rd, 2008

Arelentlessly curious, endlessly sensitive, and unequivocally adventurous examiner of human existence, William T. Vollmann now takes to the rails. In the company of experienced fellow train-hopper Steve, Vollmann trawls the secretive waters of a unique underground lifestyle—subjecting both our national romance with and skepticism about the hobo life to his finely tuned, analytical eye.

No Immediate Danger: Volume One of Carbon Ideologies Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399563492
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Published: Viking - April 10th, 2018

“The most honest book about climate change yet.” —The Atlantic

The Infinite Jest of climate books.” —The Baffler

A timely, eye-opening book about climate change and energy generation that focuses on the consequences of nuclear power production, from award-winning author William T. Vollmann

In a House of Lies (A Rebus Novel) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316479202
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - December 31st, 2018

A cold case involving a missing private investigator threatens to unearth skeletons from Rebus's past in this "must-read" mystery (Tana French).

River Hymns (Apr Honickman 1st Book Prize) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780983300854
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Published: American Poetry Review - September 12th, 2017

"Tyree Daye is a poet of extraordinary ability and surprise. I find new music to delight in every time I come back to this book. I encounter new ways to think about family and community, new ways to wrestle with my own landscape and legacy."--Gabrielle Calvocoressi

Sugar Run: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781616206215
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Published: Algonquin Books - January 8th, 2019

“A heady admixture of explosive plot and taut, burnished prose . . . Mesha Maren writes like a force of nature.” —Lauren Groff, author of Florida

In 1989, Jodi McCarty is seventeen years old when she’s sentenced to life in prison.

Go Ahead in the Rain: Notes to a Tribe Called Quest Cover Image
ISBN: 9781477316481
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Published: University of Texas Press - February 2019

A New York Times Best Seller

A February IndieNext Pick

Named A Most Anticipated Book of 2019 by Buzzfeed, Nylon, The A. V. Club, CBC Books, and The Rumpus. And a Winter's Most Anticipated Book by Vanity Fair and The Week

Starred Reviews: Kirkus and Booklist

The Gulf: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781555978341
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Published: Graywolf Press - April 2nd, 2019

A hilarious send-up of writing workshops, for-profit education, and the gulf between believers and nonbelievers

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Destroy All Monsters: The Last Rock Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780374537661
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Published: FSG Originals - October 16th, 2018

"A wild roar of a novel . . . Writing about music is tricky. Ninety-nine percent of the time hearing the actual song or going to the actual concert is far more revealing than any paragraph describing it.

Solid Ground Cover Image
ISBN: 9781947139060
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Published: Ninestar Press, LLC - April 24th, 2017

As Conor McLeish's fortieth birthday approaches, the life he's always dreamed of has finally taken shape. He has a steady day job, a debut novel, and Will, his Buddhist boyfriend of nearly a decade. He should be happy. The trouble is, Conor wouldn't know happy if it smiled, winked, and offered to buy him a drink.

Whatever Stasis Cover Image
ISBN: 9780988994560
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Published: Barrelhouse Books - April 15th, 2018

Poetry. WHATEVER STASIS is Tonelli's second collection of poetry, one that finds that "beautiful and worthy subjects / are everywhere / which is / out of reach." Meditative, funny, at once searching and resigned, Tonelli shows us that "A poet / is the opposite / of god" in all the best slow and subtle ways.

Pride and Prometheus Cover Image
ISBN: 9781481481489
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Published: Gallery / Saga Press - November 13th, 2018

“Dark and gripping and tense and beautiful.” —Karen Joy Fowler, New York Times bestselling author of The Jane Austen Book Club and Pulitzer Prize finalist for We Are All Completely Besides Ourselves

Pride and Prejudice meets Frankenstein as Mary Bennet falls for the enigmatic Victor Frankenstein and befriends his monstrous Crea

Queen of Air and Darkness (The Dark Artifices #3) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781442468436
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - December 4th, 2018

All first editions will include exclusive reverse-printed jacket art, ten black and white interior illustrations, and a new short story!

Dark secrets and forbidden love threaten the very survival of the Shadowhunters in Cassandra Clare’s Queen of Air and Darkness, the final novel in the #1 New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling The Dark Artifices tril

Quarterback: Inside the Most Important Position in the National Football League Cover Image
ISBN: 9780385543033
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Published: Doubleday - November 13th, 2018

A major new book from #1 New York Times bestseller and sports-writing legend John Feinstein, QUARTERBACK dives deep into the most coveted and hallowed position in the NFL - exploring the stories of five top quarterbacks and taking readers inside their unique experiences of playing the position and holding the keys to their multi-billion-dollar teams.

A Well-Behaved Woman: A Novel of the Vanderbilts Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250095473
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Published: St. Martin's Press - October 16th, 2018

The riveting novel of iron-willed Alva Vanderbilt and her illustrious family as they rule Gilded-Age New York, from the New York Times bestselling author of Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald.

The White Darkness Cover Image
ISBN: 9780385544573
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Published: Doubleday - October 30th, 2018

By the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Killers of the Flower Moon, a powerful true story of adventure and obsession in the Antarctic, lavishly illustrated with color photographs