Essays, Criticism, Memoirs

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RUSSIAN TALES: TRADITIONAL STORIES OF QUESTS AND ENCHANTMENTS

Rediscover the magic of Russian folktales in a breathtaking illustrated edition. This collection of traditional stories will sweep you away to the birch forests and ornate palaces of Russia. You'll meet a mysterious girl born from the snow, a terrifying Baba Yaga, and a series of dauntless heroines and heroes willing to fight dragons and cross fiery rivers.
September 7, 2021 | Hardcover | Chronicle Books | 160 Pages |
$24.95
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BIBLIOPHILE: DIVERSE SPINES

Written by Mount, Jane
It's time to diversify your reading list. This richly illustrated and vastly inclusive collection uplifts the works of authors who are often underrepresented in the literary world.
October 19, 2021 | Hardcover | Chronicle Books | 128 Pages |
$18.95
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POMEGRANATES AND OTHER MODERN ITALIAN FAIRY TALES

A collection of magical Italian folk and fairy tales--most in English for the first time The Pomegranates and Other Modern Italian Fairy Tales presents twenty magical stories published between 1875 and 1914, following Italy's political unification.
September 14, 2021 | Paperback | Princeton University Press | 240 Pages |
$22.95
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MANTEL PIECES: ROYAL BODIES AND OTHER WRITING FROM THE LONDON REVIEW OF BOOKS

Written by Mantel, Hilary
A stunning collection of essays and memoir from twice Booker Prize winner and international bestseller Hilary Mantel, author of The Mirror and the Light
September 30, 2021 | Paperback | Fourth Estate | 352 Pages |
$18.99
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GOTHIC: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY

Written by Luckhurst, Roger
A richly illustrated history of the Gothic across a wide range of media, including architecture, literature, and film The word Gothic conjures associations with the dark and melancholy, the weird and feared, and haunted places and people.
October 19, 2021 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 288 Pages |
$35.00
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THESE PRECIOUS DAYS: ESSAYS

Written by Patchett, Ann
The beloved New York Times bestselling author reflects on home, family, friendships and writing in this deeply personal collection of essays.
November 23, 2021 | Hardcover | Harper | 336 Pages |
$26.99
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MATTER OF BLACK LIVES: WRITING FROM THE NEW YORKER

Written by Remnick, David
A collection of The New Yorker's groundbreaking writing on race in America--including work by James Baldwin, Toni Morrison, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Hilton Als, Zadie Smith, and more--with a foreword by Jelani Cobb
September 28, 2021 | Hardcover | Ecco Press | 848 Pages |
$35.00
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PENGUIN BOOK OF DRAGONS

Two thousand years of legend and lore about the menace and majesty of dragons, which have breathed fire into our imaginations from ancient Rome to Game of Thrones A Penguin Classic The most popular mythological creature in the human imagination, dragons have provoked fear and fascination for their lethal venom and crushing coils, and as avatars of the Antichrist, servant
October 12, 2021 | Paperback | Penguin Group | 368 Pages |
$18.00
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AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 BOOKS: A LITERARY JOURNEY

Written by Damrosch, David
A transporting and illuminating voyage around the globe, through classic and modern literary works that are in conversation with one another and with the world around them
November 9, 2021 | Hardcover | Penguin Press | 384 Pages |
$30.00
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LATIN AMERICA DIARIES: THE SEQUEL TO THE MOTORCYCLE DIARIES

Written by Guevara, Ernesto Che
The journal of a young Argentine's second trip through Latin America, revealing the emergence of a committed revolutionary now known as Che. This sequel to The Motorcycle Diaries includes letters, poetry, and journalism that document young Ernesto Guevara's second Latin American journey following his graduation from medical school in 1953.
October 12, 2021 | Paperback | Seven Stories Press | 192 Pages |
$17.95

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