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    Looking for something new and different? Here are some recent recommendations from our partnership with Largehearted Boy.

    In the Largehearted Word series, the WORD staff highlights several new books released this week.

    WORD also hosts the monthly Largehearted Lit reading series, featuring authors who participated in this blog's Book Notes series and musical guests.

    Find out more at Largehearted Boy.

    $15.00
    ISBN: 9781476709130
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    Published: Atria Books - December 2nd, 2014

    In this "New York Times" bestseller--the first transgender memoir written by an African American--an extraordinary young woman recounts her coming-of-age. "Undercurrents of strong emotion swirl throughout this well-written book...An enlightening, much-needed perspective on transgender identity" ("Kirkus Reviews").


    $27.99
    ISBN: 9781250065995
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    Published: Thomas Dunne Books - November 25th, 2014

    Shortlisted for the UK National Book Award in the Popular Nonfiction Book category


    $25.00
    ISBN: 9780374533861
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    Published: Farrar Straus Giroux - November 4th, 2014

    Perry and Baby Girl are best friends, though you wouldn't know it if you met them. Their friendship is woven from the threads of never-ending dares and power struggles, their loyalty fierce but incredibly fraught.


    $35.00
    ISBN: 9780374261177
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    Published: Farrar Straus Giroux - November 18th, 2014

    In time for the holidays, a single-volume hardcover edition that brings together the three volumes of the Southern Reach Trilogy, which were originally published as paperback originals in February, May, and September 2014.
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    Annihilation "is the first volume in Jeff VanderMeer's Southern Reach trilogy, "Authority "is the second, and "Acceptance" is the third.