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Personalized copies of all Emma Straub's books available upon request!

We are also taking orders for personalized copies of John Hodgman's Vacationland.
The Incendiaries
R O Kwon
Paperback | Jul 2019
in store $16.00
My Name Is Lucy Barton
Elizabeth Strout
Paperback | Oct 2016
in store $17.00
I Like to Watch
Emily Nussbaum
Hardcover | Jun 2019
in store $25.20
Lady in the Lake
Laura Lippman
Hardcover | Jul 2019
in store $26.99
Yes Way Rose
Erica Blumenthal
Hardcover | Apr 2019
in store $20.00
Screen Tests
Kate Zambreno
Paperback | Jul 2019
in store $15.99
Very Nice
Marcy Dermansky
Hardcover | Jul 2019
in store $25.95
The Trouble with Gravity
Richard Panek
Hardcover | Jul 2019
in store $28.00
Neighborhood
Hetty McKinnon
Paperback | Jun 2017
in store $24.95
Washington Black
Esi Edugyan
Paperback | Apr 2019
in store $16.95

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Read More Women From Around the World
Translated Favorites from Latin America
by Danni Green

August is a glorious month! For these 31 days we shine a brighter light on translated books written by women — but extra emphasis on books written by women and translated by women. Women in Translation Month was started by Meytal Radzinski, a book blogger, in 2014. Works in translation are such a small percentage of the market and of those works roughly 30% is written by women.



 
 

Reading With Pride
Books to Reaffirm Queer Community and Inspire a More Inclusive World
By Danilo Machado

This June marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising, a critical moment of LGBTQ activism against police brutality that took place in New York City.

While stories by and about queer and trans writers are essential all year around, here are just a few of the new LGBTQ books across genre which affirm and renew my commitment to queer community.

 
 
 
 

Its Twenty-Bi-Teen Y'all! 
Finding Representation in Queer YA
by Abby Rauscher

I was born in 1996, so I was lucky enough to be a kid during the Harry Potter craze — Deathly Hallows came out in July 2007, just months before I turned 11. The summer of ’07 was also, incidentally, the summer Stephenie Meyers’ Eclipse released; right smack in the middle of YA’s expansion, a subset of publishing that has only ballooned ever outward over the past decade-plus. Yet for all of the enthusiasm, for all of the hundreds of titles published — I didn’t get my hands on a single book with a queer protagonist until I was 12, when I stumbled on a copy of Hero by Perry Moore at the library.

 
 
 
 

How to Find Your Next Great Book Club Book
by Heather Wood

What makes a good book group book choice? The answer isn’t intuitive. Far from searching for a book everyone will love, you should choose a book some people will almost assuredly hate.