Literature

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ORANGE WORLD AND OTHER STORIES

Written by Russell, Karen
ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR:
May 5, 2020 | Paperback | Vintage |
$16.00
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DISTANCE BETWEEN US

Written by Cisneros, Renato
'This is an impressive book. In writing it the author demonstrates great talent, as well as great courage.'
 --Mario Vargas Llosa If I succeed in understanding who he was before I was born, perhaps I will be able to understand who I am now that he is dead...
August 6, 2020 | Paperback | Charco Press |
$16.95
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ASYLUM: A PERSONAL, HISTORICAL, NATURAL INQUIRY IN 103 LYRIC SECTIONS

Written by Bialosky, Jill
This book-length sequence by the critically acclaimed poet is a seeker's story, revealing personal and historical traumas and how we search for understanding and meaning in their wake. In Asylum, poet Jill Bialosky embarks on a Virgilian journey, building a narrative sequence from 103 elegant poems and prose sections that cohere in their intensity and their need to explore darkne
August 4, 2020 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group |
$27.00
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POET IN SPAIN

Written by Garcia Lorca, Federico
For the first time in a quarter century, a major new volume of translations of the beloved poetry of Federico García Lorca, presented in a beautiful bilingual edition The fluid and mesmeric lines of these new translations by the award-winning poet Sarah Arvio bring us closer than ever to the talismanic perfection of the great García Lorca.
April 14, 2020 | Paperback | Knopf Publishing Group | 576 Pages |
$28.00
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BLUE MARLIN

Written by Smith, Lee
Lee Smith brings her masterful storytelling magic to this jewel of a novella that follows Jenny, an adventurous thirteen-year-old, down to Key West for a patched-up family vacation following the discovery of her father's illicit affair.
April 21, 2020 | Paperback | Blair | 128 Pages |
$15.95
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RUE

Written by Nuernberger, Kathryn
One of Big Other's "Most Anticipated Small Press Books of 2020" In this fiercely feminist ecopoetic collection, Kathryn Nuernberger reclaims love and resilience in an age of cruelty.
April 7, 2020 | Paperback | BOA Editions |
$17.00
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MANY PEOPLE DIE LIKE YOU

Written by Wolff, Lina
An underemployed chef is pulled into the escalating violence of his neighbour's makeshift porn channel. An elderly piano student is forced to flee her home village when word gets out that she's had sex with her thirty-something teacher. A hose pumping cava through the maquette of a giant penis becomes a murder weapon in the hands of a disaffected housewife.
August 4, 2020 | Paperback | And Other Stories | 200 Pages |
$16.95
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NEW-GENERATION AFRICAN POETS: A CHAPBOOK BOX SET (SABA)

Praise for the chapbook series: "Dawes and Abani have taken on the vital project of publishing short collections by contemporary poets from Africa, packaged together in beautiful boxed sets."--New York Times Magazine
May 5, 2020 | Hardcover | Akashic Books | 350 Pages |
$34.95
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THREE

Written by Quin, Ann
S has disappeared from Ruth and Leonard's home in Brighton. Suicide is suspected. The couple, who had been spying on their young lodger since before the trouble, begin to pour over her diary, her audio recordings and her movies - only to discover that she had been spying on them with even greater intensity.
July 7, 2020 | Paperback | And Other Stories | 160 Pages |
$14.95
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ARTAUD THE M?MO: AND OTHER MAJOR POETRY

Written by Artaud, Antonin
Artaud the Mômo is Antonin Artaud's most extraordinary poetic work from the brief final phase of his life, from his return to Paris in 1946 after nine years of incarceration in French psychiatric institutions to his death in 1948.
April 30, 2020 | Paperback | Diaphanes | 160 Pages |
$20.00

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