Michael's Picks

Michael is co-owner of Split Rock Books. He leads the history book club and is the only person here who reads sports books. He also reads a lot of great graphic novels, literary fiction, cultural studies/current affairs. (Biography by Heidi)

The Sky is Blue with a Single Cloud Cover Image
By Kuniko Tsurita, Ryan Holmberg (Translated by)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781770463981
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Published: Drawn and Quarterly - July 7th, 2020

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Wendy, Master of Art Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781770463998
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Published: Drawn and Quarterly - June 16th, 2020

The Impeachers: The Trial of Andrew Johnson and the Dream of a Just Nation Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780812987911
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - May 19th, 2020

Michael Kohlhaas Cover Image
By Heinrich von Kleist, Michael Hofmann (Translated by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9780811228343
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Published: New Directions - March 31st, 2020

The Corner That Held Them Cover Image
By Sylvia Townsend Warner, Claire Harman (Introduction by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781681373874
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Published: NYRB Classics - September 10th, 2019

K: A History of Baseball in Ten Pitches Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781101970850
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Published: Anchor - March 3rd, 2020

Ghost Wall: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781250234957
Availability: Available to Order - shipping times vary
Published: Picador - December 31st, 2019

The Man Without Talent Cover Image
By YOSHIHARU TSUGE, Ryan Holmberg (Translated by)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781681374437
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Published: New York Review Comics - January 28th, 2020

Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101972670
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Published: Vintage - October 1st, 2019

The Long Ships Cover Image
By Frans G. Bengtsson, Michael Chabon (Introduction by), Michael Meyer (Translated by)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781590173466
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Published: NYRB Classics - July 6th, 2010

A Journal of the Plague Year (Modern Library Classics) Cover Image
By Daniel Defoe, Jason Goodwin (Introduction by)
$11.00
ISBN: 9780375757891
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Published: Modern Library - November 13th, 2001

Underland: A Deep Time Journey Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393242140
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - June 4th, 2019

That Time of Year Cover Image
By Marie Ndiaye, Jordan Stump (Translator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781931883917
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Published: Two Lines Press - September 8th, 2020

From #Blacklivesmatter to Black Liberation Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781608465620
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Published: Haymarket Books - February 23rd, 2016

Telephone: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781644450222
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Published: Graywolf Press - May 5th, 2020

No Visible Bruises: What We Don’t Know About Domestic Violence Can Kill Us Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781635570984
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - June 9th, 2020

Learning from the Germans: Race and the Memory of Evil Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781250750112
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Published: Picador - September 8th, 2020

Please Don't Step On My JNCO Jeans Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781683963752
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Published: Fantagraphics - November 3rd, 2020

Vesper Flights Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780802128812
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Published: Grove Press - August 25th, 2020

The Last Million: Europe's Displaced Persons from World War to Cold War Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781594206733
Availability: Available to Order - shipping times vary
Published: Penguin Press - September 15th, 2020

This Land Is Their Land: The Wampanoag Indians, Plymouth Colony, and the Troubled History of Thanksgiving Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781632869258
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - October 13th, 2020

One Story Cover Image
By Gipi
$22.99
Difficult to find
ISBN: 9781683963196
Published: Fantagraphics - July 28th, 2020