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For the first time in seven years, Allie Brosh—beloved author and artist of the extraordinary #1 New York Times bestseller Hyperbole and a Half—returns with a new collection of comedic, autobiographical, and illustrated essays.
A Read with Jenna Today Show Book Club Pick!
Finalist for the 2020 National Book Award (Fiction)
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Yaa Gyasi's stunning follow-up to her acclaimed national best seller Homegoing is a powerful, raw, intimate, deeply layered novel about a Ghanaian family in Alabama.
A riveting, deeply personal account of history in the making—from the president who inspired us to believe in the power of democracy
From a New York Times-bestselling historian comes the story of how the alphabet ordered our world.$16.95ISBN: 9781324004615Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: W. W. Norton & Company - September 8th, 2020
A definitive selection of Audre Lorde’s "intelligent, fierce, powerful, sensual, provocative, indelible" (Roxane Gay) prose and poetry, for a new generation of readers.$40.00ISBN: 9780399181139Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: One World - December 1st, 2020
An archive of collective memory and exuberant testimony
A luminous map to navigate an opaque and disorienting present
An infinite geography of possible futures
What does it mean to be Black and alive right now?$27.00ISBN: 9781594487330Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Riverhead Books - November 10th, 2020
“Danielle Evans demonstrates, once again, that she is the finest short story writer working today.”—Roxane Gay, New York Times-bestselling author of Difficult Women and Bad Feminist
"Danielle Evans is a stone-cold genius." —Rebecca Makkai, National Book Award finalist for The Great Believers$25.00ISBN: 9780802157003Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Grove Press - October 6th, 2020
From the beloved author of cult sensation Convenience Store Woman, which has now sold more than one million copies worldwide and has been translated into thirty-three languages, comes a spellbinding and otherworldly novel about a woman who believes she is an alien
Sayaka Murata's Convenience Store Woman was one of the most unusual and refreshing bestsellers of recent years$27.95ISBN: 9781951142049Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Tin House Books - September 1st, 2020
"Makumbi’s prose is irresistible and poignant, with remarkable wit, heart and charm—poetic and nuanced, brilliant and sly, openhearted and cunning, balancing discordant truths in wise ruminations. A Girl Is a Body of Water rewards the reader with one of the most outstanding heroines and the incredible honor of journeying by her side." —The New York Times$28.00ISBN: 9781580059510Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Seal Press - December 1st, 2020
From the author of the New York Times bestseller So You Want to Talk About Race, a subversive history of white male American identity.
What happens to a country that tells generation after generation of white men that they deserve power? What happens when success is defined by status over women and people of color, instead of by actual accomplishments?$27.99ISBN: 9781250155931Availability: Available from our distributor; usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: St. Martin's Press - September 1st, 2020
One of O Magazine's Best Books of Fall 2020
Newsweek’s “Must-Read Fall Nonfiction”
A Publishers Weekly Top 10 books for Politics & Current Events$28.00ISBN: 9781501160837Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Atria Books - September 8th, 2020
Instant #1 New York Times Bestseller
A People Book of the Week, Book of the Month Club selection, #1 Indie Next Pick, and Best of Fall in Good Housekeeping, PopSugar, The Washington Post, New York Post, Shondaland, CNN, and more!
“[A] quirky, big-hearted novel… Wry, wise, and often laugh-ou$16.00ISBN: 9780593085141Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons - December 1st, 2020
Three generations. Two chicken shacks. One recipe for disaster.$25.99ISBN: 9781620976180Availability: Available from our distributor; usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: New Press - October 27th, 2020
Major writers from Mexico weigh in on U.S. immigration policy, from harrowing migrant journeys to immigrant detention to the life beyond the wall
Despite the extensive coverage in the U.S. media of the southern border and Donald Trump's proposed wall, most English speakers have had little access to the multitude of perspectives from Mexico on the ongoing crisis.$16.95ISBN: 9781617758621Availability: Available from our distributor; usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Akashic Books - September 15th, 2020
A novel reminiscent of the works of Herman Koch and Rachel Cusk, in which a lesbian couple attempts to escape the secrets of their pasts.
Shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize$27.00ISBN: 9780593132586Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: One World - September 29th, 2020
Three generations of Taiwanese American women are haunted by the myths of their homeland in this spellbinding, visceral debut about one family’s queer desires, violent impulses, and buried secrets.$27.00ISBN: 9780374139681Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: MCD - December 8th, 2020
The cult-y pocket-size field guide to the strange and intriguing secrets of the Mojave—its myths and legends, outcasts and oddballs, flora, fauna, and UFOs—becomes the definitive, oracular book of the desert$27.00ISBN: 9781984821188Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Ballantine Books - September 8th, 2020
A powerful, poetic memoir about what it means to exist as an Indigenous woman in America, told in snapshots of the author’s encounters with gun violence.
“Essential . . . We need more voices like Toni Jensen’s, more books like Carry.”—Tommy Orange, New York Times bestselling author of There There$28.00ISBN: 9781541756786Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: PublicAffairs - November 17th, 2020If you've ever felt too overwhelmed to make a difference, or just unsure of how to apply your unique skills to a bigger purpose, this book is ready to unlock your potential.$22.00ISBN: 9781982157289Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Scribner - October 13th, 2020
The National Book Award finalist and New York Times bestselling author of Heartland focuses her laser-sharp insights on a working-class icon and one of the most unifying figures in American culture: Dolly Parton.
Growing up amid Kansas wheat fields and airplane factories, Sarah Smarsh witnessed firsthand the particular vulnerabilities—and strengths—of women$27.00ISBN: 9780306845680Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Hachette Books - September 29th, 2020
THE MAKING AND MEANING OF RADIOHEAD'S GROUNDBREAKING, CONTROVERSIAL, EPOCHDEFINING ALBUM, KID A.$35.00ISBN: 9781982112691Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Simon & Schuster - October 6th, 2020
The first book in twenty-five years from Jerry Seinfeld features his best work across five decades in comedy.
Since his first performance at the legendary New York nightclub “Catch a Rising Star” as a twenty-one-year-old college student in fall of 1975, Jerry Seinfeld has written his own material and saved everything.$15.95ISBN: 9781523091300Availability: Available from our distributor; usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Berrett-Koehler Publishers - September 15th, 2020
This is the first book to define and explore Black fatigue, the intergenerational impact of systemic racism on the physical and psychological health of Black people--and explain why and how society needs to collectively do more to combat its pernicious effects.$16.95ISBN: 9781640093775Availability: Available from our distributor; usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Counterpoint LLC - October 20th, 2020
These profound Zen Buddhism teachings explained in ordinary language from one of the most respected Zen masters of the 20th century are "an essential resource for those interested in Zen meditation" (Publishers Weekly).
"You can't see your true Self. But] you can become it. Becoming your true Self is zazen."$16.95ISBN: 9781950665341Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Benbella Books - November 10th, 2020
"Belonging has been a formative struggle for me. Like most people with marginalized identities, my experience as a trans person has taught me that it's hard to be yourself and feel like you belong in a culture that is hostile to your existence.$14.99ISBN: 9781937512958Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Two Dollar Radio - September 7th, 2020$40.00ISBN: 9781984823595Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Clarkson Potter - September 15th, 2020
Mimi explores the beautiful coasts and countrysides of Italy in this lavishly photographed cookbook featuring simple, authentic recipes inspired by the country's devoted producers and rich food heritage.
“A tribute to the home cooking of real families across the country.”—The Wall Street Journal$35.00ISBN: 9780399581755Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Ten Speed Press - October 13th, 2020
The New York Times bestselling author of Plenty teams up with Ottolenghi Test Kitchen’s Ixta Belfrage to reveal how flavor is created and amplified through 100+ super-delicious, plant-based recipes.
“Bold, innovative recipes . . . make this book truly thrilling.”—The New York Times$35.00ISBN: 9781419747526Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Harry N. Abrams - October 13th, 2020$35.00ISBN: 9780804187060Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Clarkson Potter - October 6th, 2020
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A collection of all-new soul-satisfying dishes from America’s favorite home cook!