Structurally Ambitious Fiction for the Adventurous Reader!

The Every: A novel By Dave Eggers Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780593315347
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Published: Vintage - November 16th, 2021

From the award-winning, bestselling author of The Circle comes an exciting new follow-up. When the world’s largest search engine/social media company, the Circle, merges with the planet’s dominant ecommerce site, it creates the richest and most dangerous—and, oddly enough, most beloved—monopoly ever known: the Every.


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What Storm, What Thunder By Myriam J A. Chancy Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781951142766
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Published: Tin House Books - October 5th, 2021

Finalist for the Aspen Words Literary Prize and the CALIBA Golden Poppy Award

A NPR, Boston Globe, New York Public Library, Chicago Public Library, and Library Journal Best Book of the Year

“Stunning.” —Margaret Atwood


Several People Are Typing: A Novel By Calvin Kasulke Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780385547222
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Published: Doubleday - August 31st, 2021

A Good Morning America Book Club Pick! • A work-from-home comedy where WFH meets WTF.
 
"An absurd, hilarious romp through the haunted house of late-stage capitalism."—Carmen Maria Machado, author of In the Dream House

 


Girl, Woman, Other: A Novel (Booker Prize Winner) By Bernardine Evaristo Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780802156983
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Published: Grove Press, Black Cat - November 5th, 2019

NATIONAL BESTSELLER
WINNER OF THE BOOKER PRIZE


The Hunter and the Old Woman By Pamela Korgemagi Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781487008253
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Published: House of Anansi Press - August 3rd, 2021

The intertwined story of a cougar and a man that portrays the strength, vulnerability, and consciousness of two top predators. Not since Life of Pi have we encountered such transcendence or walked so fully in the footsteps of a big cat.


The Book of Two Ways: A Novel By Jodi Picoult Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984818379
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Published: Ballantine Books - September 7th, 2021

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the author of Small Great Things and A Spark of Light comes a “powerful” (The Washington Post) novel about the choices that alter the course of our lives.

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY MARIE CLAIRE


Fight Night By Miriam Toews Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781635578171
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - October 5th, 2021

"Move over, Scout Finch! There’s a new contender for feistiest girl in fiction, and her name is Swiv." -USA Today, "Best Books of the Year"

"Toews is a master of dialogue." -New York Times Book Review, Editors' Choice

"A revelation." -Richard Russo


Build Your House Around My Body: A Novel By Violet Kupersmith Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780812993325
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Published: Random House - July 6th, 2021

Part puzzle, part revenge tale, part ghost story, this ingenious novel spins half a century of Vietnamese history and folklore into “a thrilling read, acrobatic and filled with verve” (The New York Times Editors’ Choice).
 


Whereabouts: A novel By Jhumpa Lahiri Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780593318317
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Published: Knopf - April 27th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER • A marvelous new novel from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Lowland and Interpreter of Maladies—her first in nearly a decade—about a woman questioning her place in the world, wavering between stasis and movement, between the need to belong and the refusal to form lasting ties.


Assembly By Natasha Brown Cover Image
$23.00
ISBN: 9780316268264
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - September 14th, 2021

FINALIST FOR THE 2022 LA TIMES ART SEIDENBAUM AWARD FOR FIRST FICTION.

“The electrifying fiction debut that has been called ‘a modern Mrs.


The Netanyahus: An Account of a Minor and Ultimately Even Negligible Episode in the History of a  Very Famous Family By Joshua Cohen Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781681376073
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Published: New York Review Books - June 22nd, 2021


WINNER OF THE 2022 PULITZER PRIZE FOR FICTION

2021 NATIONAL JEWISH BOOK AWARD WINNER

A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF 2021

A WALL STREET JOURNAL BEST BOOK OF 2021

A KIRKUS BEST FICTION BOOK OF 2021


The Union of Synchronized Swimmers By Cristina Sandu, Cristina Sandu (Translator) Cover Image
By Cristina Sandu, Cristina Sandu (Translator)
$15.00
ISBN: 9781950354399
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Published: Scribe Us - August 3rd, 2021

An Indie Next Pick for August

The kind of book you could read in one sitting, one breath, or spread out over weeks of indulgent moments. --Maggie Henrikson, Carmichael's Bookstore


Dreaming of You: A Novel in Verse By Melissa Lozada-Oliva Cover Image
$23.00
ISBN: 9781662600593
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Published: Astra House - October 26th, 2021

"A feverish story of young adulthood, exploring how fandom and obsession shape how we relate to the world . . . Dreaming of You navigates the complexities of Latinx identity, self-loathing, love, and the loneliness of drifting into adulthood." —Miguel Salazar, Vulture


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

On the New York Times bestseller list for over 20 weeks * A New York Times Notable Book * A Barack Obama Favorite * A National Book Award Finalist * Named a Best Book of the Year by Fresh Air, Time, Entertainment Weekly, Associated Press, and many more

“If you’re looking for a superb novel, look no further.” —The Wash


Minor Characters: Stories By Jonathan Lethem (Foreword by), Laura Van Den Berg (Introduction by), Jaime Clarke Cover Image
By Jonathan Lethem (Foreword by), Laura Van Den Berg (Introduction by), Jaime Clarke
$15.95
ISBN: 9781948072052
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Published: Roundabout Press - April 15th, 2021

A NEW YORK TIMES NEW & NOTEWORTHY SELECTION


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The Days of Afrekete: A Novel By Asali Solomon Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780374140052
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - October 19th, 2021

“I didn't feel like I was reading this novel—I felt like I was living it.” —Ann Patchett, author of The Dutch House


Optic Nerve By Maria Gainza, Thomas Bunstead (Translated by) Cover Image
By Maria Gainza, Thomas Bunstead (Translated by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781646220021
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Published: Catapult - April 21st, 2020

"In this delightful autofiction―the first book by Gainza, an Argentine art critic, to appear in English―a woman delivers pithy assessments of world–class painters along with glimpses of her life, braiding the two into an illuminating whole." ―The New York Times Book Review, Notable Book of the Year and Editors' Choice


Empty Wardrobes By Maria Judite de Carvalho, Margaret Jull Costa (Translator), Kate Zambreno (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Maria Judite de Carvalho, Margaret Jull Costa (Translator), Kate Zambreno (Introduction by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781949641219
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Published: Two Lines Press - October 12th, 2021

"There is no doubting the authenticity of Carvalho's vision and the originality and severity of her voice." --Joyce Carol Oates, The New York Review of Books


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