The voices that shaped LGBTQ Young Adult literature, Lambda Award-Winning author Alex Sanchez (Rainbow Boys) and New York Times bestselling illustrator Julie Maroh (Blue Is the Warmest Color), present a new coming-out romance and origin story for Aqualad.
A "provocative and seductive debut" of desire and doubleness that follows the life of a young Palestinian American woman caught between cultural, religious, and sexual identities as she tries to lead an authentic life (O, The Oprah Magazine)
*AN INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER*
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From award-winning poet Saeed Jones, How We Fight for Our Lives—winner of the Kirkus Prize and the Stonewall Book Award—is a “moving, bracingly honest memoir” (The New York Times Book Review) written at the crossroads of sex, race, and power.
One of the best books of the year as selected by The New York Times; The Washington Post
NATIONAL BESTSELLER • From the creator of Elle’s “Eric Reads the News,” a heartfelt and hilarious memoir-in-essays about growing up seeing the world differently, finding unexpected hope, and experiencing every awkward, extraordinary stumble along the way.
Named one of the most anticipated books of the year by Entertainment Weekly, O, The Oprah Magazine, BuzzFeed, Electric Literature, Yahoo Lifestyle, and Bitch Media
“A delightful hybrid of a book… You’ll laugh, you'll cry, often both at once.
A riotous collection of "witty and captivating" essays by a gay Filipino immigrant in America who is learning that everything is about sex (Bitch Magazine) -- and sex is about power.$26.00ISBN: 9780525538882Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Riverhead Books - February 18th, 2020
A NEW YORK TIMES EDITORS' CHOICE
“A blistering coming of age story” —O: The Oprah Magazine
A novel of startling intimacy, violence, and mercy among friends in a Midwestern university town, from an electric new voice.$28.00ISBN: 9781984801258Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: The Dial Press - March 10th, 2020
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “Packed with incredible insight about what it means to be a woman today.”—Reese Witherspoon (Reese’s Book Club x Hello Sunshine Book Pick)$26.00ISBN: 9780374124588Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - January 14th, 2020
In the highly anticipated follow-up to his beloved debut, What Belongs to You, Garth Greenwell deepens his exploration of foreignness, obligation, and desire
Sofia, Bulgaria, a landlocked city in southern Europe, stirs with hope and impending upheaval. Soviet buildings crumble, wind scatters sand from the far south, and political protesters flood the streets with song.$16.95ISBN: 9781631497896Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Liveright - May 26th, 2020
Best Books of 2019: Washington Post • O, The Oprah Magazine • Time • NPR • People • Buzzfeed
A TODAY Show #ReadWithJenna Book Club Selection
Winner • Lambda Literary Award [Lesbian Fiction]
A Washington Post Lily Lit Club Selection
Longlisted • PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction
American Library Association • A Barbara Gittings L$16.00ISBN: 9780525533689Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Riverhead Books - March 17th, 2020
One of Barack Obama’s “Favorite Books of the Year”
"Phenomenal" --Justin Torres, author of We the Animals
"Brilliant" --Nicole Dennis-Benn, author of Here Comes the Sun
“A profound exploration of the true meaning of borders.” —The New York Times Book Review$16.95ISBN: 9781593765781Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Soft Skull Press - October 1st, 2019
"An unapologetically raw account of coming of age broke in Trump-era Los Angeles in the social media-saturated Now, this meditation (almost manifesto?) on materialism, media, power, performance, and sexuality uses inventive, of-the-moment language to tackle that circuitous route to self-discovery that is your twenties--in a startlingly original way." --Lilibet Snellings, author of Box$20.00ISBN: 9780994047199Availability: Available from our distributor; usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Metonymy Press - September 30th, 2019$26.00ISBN: 9781644450031Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more detailsPublished: Graywolf Press - November 5th, 2019
A revolutionary memoir about domestic abuse by the award-winning author of Her Body and Other Parties$24.95ISBN: 9781941250334Availability: Available from our distributor; usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Uncivilized Books - April 30th, 2019
WINNER: Lambda Literary Awards: Best LGBTQ Graphic Novel$18.95ISBN: 9780735235007Availability: BackorderedPublished: Viking - June 4th, 2019
A CANADA READS 2020 SELECTION
2020 LAMBDA LITERARY AWARD WINNER
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