Staff Favorites of 2021

Such Color: New and Selected Poems By Tracy K. Smith Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781644450673
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Published: Graywolf Press - October 5th, 2021

Chosen by: Heidi


A Thousand Times You Lose Your Treasure By Hoa Nguyen Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781950268177
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Published: Wave Books - April 6th, 2021

Chosen by: Heidi


The Sentence By Louise Erdrich Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062671127
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Published: Harper - November 9th, 2021

Chosen by: Heidi


Fierce Little Thing: A Novel By Miranda Beverly-Whittemore Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250779427
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Published: Flatiron Books - July 27th, 2021

Chosen by: Heidi


Deacon King Kong: A Novel By James McBride Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780735216730
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Published: Riverhead Books - February 2nd, 2021

Chosen by: Heidi


H of H Playbook By Anne Carson Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9780811231237
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Published: New Directions - October 26th, 2021

Chosen by: Heidi


Klara and the Sun: A novel By Kazuo Ishiguro Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593318171
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Published: Knopf - March 2nd, 2021

Generations: A Memoir By Lucille Clifton, Tracy K. Smith (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Lucille Clifton, Tracy K. Smith (Introduction by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781681375878
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Published: NYRB Classics - November 16th, 2021

Chosen by: Heidi


The Woman in the Purple Skirt: A Novel By Natsuko Imamura, Lucy North (Translated by) Cover Image
By Natsuko Imamura, Lucy North (Translated by)
$23.00
ISBN: 9780143136026
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Published: Penguin Books - June 8th, 2021

Chosen by Heidi 


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

Chosen by: Michael


Becoming Abolitionists: Police, Protests, and the Pursuit of Freedom By Derecka Purnell Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781662600517
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Published: Astra House - October 5th, 2021

Chosen by: Michael


Ghosts By Edith Wharton Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781681375724
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Published: NYRB Classics - October 26th, 2021

Chosen by: Michael


The Glassy, Burning Floor of Hell By Brian Evenson Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781566896115
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Published: Coffee House Press - August 3rd, 2021

Chosen by: Michael


America on Fire: The Untold History of Police Violence and Black Rebellion Since the 1960s By Elizabeth Hinton Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781631498909
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Published: Liveright - May 18th, 2021

Chosen by: Michael


Peach Blossom Paradise By Ge Fei, Canaan Morse (Translated by) Cover Image
By Ge Fei, Canaan Morse (Translated by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781681374703
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Published: NYRB Classics - December 8th, 2020

Chosen by: Michael


How the Word Is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America By Clint Smith Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316492935
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - June 1st, 2021

Chosen by Michael


All of the Marvels: A Journey to the Ends of the Biggest Story Ever Told By Douglas Wolk Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780735222168
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Published: Penguin Press - October 12th, 2021

Chosen by: Michael


Milk Fed: A Novel By Melissa Broder Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781982142506
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Published: Scribner - August 3rd, 2021

Chosen by Sophia


A Touch of Jen By Beth Morgan Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316704267
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - July 13th, 2021

Chosen by Sophia


On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous: A Novel By Ocean Vuong Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525562047
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Published: Penguin Books - June 1st, 2021

Chosen by Sophia


Time of the Magicians: Wittgenstein, Benjamin, Cassirer, Heidegger, and the Decade That Reinvented Philosophy By Wolfram Eilenberger Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780525559689
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Published: Penguin Books - August 17th, 2021

Chosen by Sophia


Nightbitch: A Novel By Rachel Yoder Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780385546812
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Published: Doubleday - July 20th, 2021

Chosen by Julie


We Ride Upon Sticks: A Novel (Vintage Contemporaries) By Quan Barry Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780525565437
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Published: Vintage - February 16th, 2021

Chosen by Julie


The Plot: A Novel By Jean Hanff Korelitz Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781250790767
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Published: Celadon Books - May 11th, 2021

Chosen by Julie


The Final Revival of Opal & Nev By Dawnie Walton Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982140168
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Published: 37 Ink - March 30th, 2021

Chosen by Julie


Seek You: A Journey Through American Loneliness (Pantheon Graphic Library) By Kristen Radtke Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781524748067
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Published: Pantheon - July 13th, 2021

Chosen by Julie


The Bride Wore Black By Cornell Woolrich, Eddie Muller (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Cornell Woolrich, Eddie Muller (Introduction by)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781613162002
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Published: American Mystery Classics - January 5th, 2021

Chosen by Lorelei


Cloud Cuckoo Land: A Novel By Anthony Doerr Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781982168438
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Published: Scribner - September 28th, 2021

Chosen by Emily


You Better Be Lightning By Andrea Gibson Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781943735990
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Published: Button Poetry - November 9th, 2021

Chosen by Emily


Unprotected: A Memoir By Billy Porter Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781419746192
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Published: Abrams Press - October 19th, 2021

Chosen by Emily


Like Streams to the Ocean: Notes on Ego, Love, and the Things That Make Us Who We Are: Essaysc By Jedidiah Jenkins Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593137239
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Published: Convergent Books - February 2nd, 2021

Chosen by Emily


Felix Ever After By Kacen Callender Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780062820266
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Published: Balzer + Bray - April 20th, 2021

Chosen by Emily


The Secret To Superhuman Strength By Alison Bechdel, Alison Bechdel (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Alison Bechdel, Alison Bechdel (Illustrator)
$24.00
ISBN: 9780544387652
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Published: Mariner Books - May 4th, 2021

Chosen by Emily