Literature

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HAMMETT

Written by Gores, Joe
"Gores . . . is as resourceful as the Master himself, and has dreamed up an evocative picture of San Francisco in 1928--with its beauty, its venality, its dirty cops and politicians. Try not to miss this book." -- The New York Times
May 13, 2020 | Paperback | Dover Publications | 288 Pages |
$14.95
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CASE OF THE BAITED HOOK: A PERRY MASON MYSTERY

Written by Penzler, Otto
The bait is half of a $10,000 bill, delivered to Perry Mason by a man who promises the second half of the note should his companion, a silent masked woman, ever require the lawyer's services. When a dead body is discovered soon after, Mason feels the hook--but how can one prove the innocence of a person whose identity is unknown?
June 2, 2020 | Paperback | American Mystery Classics | 316 Pages |
$15.95
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COMPLETE WORKS OF ALBERTO CAEIRO: BILINGUAL EDITION

Written by Pessoa, Fernando
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July 28, 2020 | Paperback | New Directions Publishing Corporation | 320 Pages |
$18.95
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COUNT LUNA

Written by Lernet-Holenia, Alexander
Years later the war is over, but after a series of mysterious events, Jessiersky, deeply paranoid, becomes convinced that Count Luna has survived and seeks vengeance; driven to kill the source of his dread, he decides to hunt down Luna--and his years-long chase after the spectral count finally takes him deep into the catacombs of Rome...
July 28, 2020 | Paperback | New Directions Publishing Corporation | 192 Pages |
$15.95
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MINOR DETAIL

Written by Shibli, Adania
Minor Detail begins during the summer of 1949, one year after the war that the Palestinians mourn as the Nakba--the catastrophe that led to the displacement and exile of some 700,000 people--and the Israelis celebrate as the War of Independence.
May 26, 2020 | Paperback | New Directions Publishing Corporation | 144 Pages |
$15.95
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CONCORDANCE

Written by Howe, Susan
A new poetry book by Susan Howe is always an event
May 26, 2020 | Paperback | New Directions Publishing Corporation | 120 Pages |
$16.95
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SPONTANEOUS PARTICULARS: TELEPATHY OF ARCHIVES

Written by Howe, Susan
Originally a cloth coedition with the Christine Burgin Gallery, this rapturous hymn to discoveries and archives is now a paperback
May 26, 2020 | Paperback | New Directions Publishing Corporation | 80 Pages |
$14.95
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SAND BOOK

Written by Reines, Ariana
Longlisted for the National Book AwardDEADPAN, EPIC, AND SEARINGLY CHARISMATIC, A Sand Book chronicles climate change and climate grief, gun violence and bystanderism, state violence and complicity, mourning and ecstasy, sex and love, and the transcendent shock of prophecy, tracking new dimensions of consciousness for our strange and desperate times.
February 11, 2020 | Paperback | Tin House Books |
$17.95
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SCORPIONFISH

Written by Bakopoulos, Natalie
After the unexpected deaths of her parents, young academic Mira returns to her childhood home in Athens. On her first night back, she encounters a new neighbor, a longtime ship captain who has found himself, for the first time in years, no longer at sea.
July 7, 2020 | Paperback | Tin House Books |
$16.95
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VERA KELLY IS NOT A MYSTERY

Written by Knecht, Rosalie
When ex-CIA agent Vera Kelly loses her job and her girlfriend in a single day, she reluctantly goes into business as a private detective. Heartbroken and cash-strapped, she takes a case that dredges up dark memories and attracts dangerous characters from across the Cold War landscape.
June 16, 2020 | Paperback | Tin House Books |
$15.95

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