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 By Kuniko Tsurita, Ryan Holmberg (Translated by) 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 By Walter Scott 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 By Brenda Wineapple Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780812987911
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - May 19th, 2020

Michael Kohlhaas By Heinrich von Kleist, Michael Hofmann (Translated by) 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 By Sylvia Townsend Warner, Claire Harman (Introduction by) 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 By Tyler Kepner Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781101970850
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Published: Anchor - March 3rd, 2020

Ghost Wall: A Novel By Sarah Moss Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781250234957
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Published: Picador - December 31st, 2019

The Man Without Talent By YOSHIHARU TSUGE, Ryan Holmberg (Translated by) 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 By Anand Giridharadas Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781101972670
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Published: Vintage - October 1st, 2019

The Long Ships By Frans G. Bengtsson, Michael Chabon (Introduction by), Michael Meyer (Translated by) 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) By Daniel Defoe, Jason Goodwin (Introduction by) 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 By Robert Macfarlane Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393242140
Availability: Available to Order - shipping times vary
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - June 4th, 2019

That Time of Year By Marie Ndiaye, Jordan Stump (Translator) 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 By Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781608465620
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Published: Haymarket Books - February 23rd, 2016

Telephone: A Novel By Percival Everett 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 By Rachel Louise Snyder Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781635570984
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - June 9th, 2020

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

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

Vesper Flights By Helen MacDonald 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 By David Nasaw Cover Image
$35.00
Difficult to find
ISBN: 9781594206733
Published: Penguin Press - September 15th, 2020

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

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