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10 MINUTES 38 SECONDS IN THIS STRANGE WORLD

Written by Shafak, Elif
Shortlisted for the 2019 Booker Prize A moving novel on the power of friendship in our darkest times, from internationally renowned writer and speaker Elif Shafak.
September 24, 2019 | Hardcover | Bloomsbury Publishing |
$27.00
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10 RULES OF SUCCESSFUL NATIONS

Written by Sharma, Ruchir
This slim primer distills Sharma's decades of experience into ten rules for identifying nations that are poised to take off or crash. A wake-up call to economists who failed to foresee every recent crisis, including the cataclysm of 2008, 10 Rules is full of pioneering insights on signs of political, economic, and social change.
March 31, 2020 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 256 Pages |
$24.95

101 THINGS I LEARNED(R) IN CULINARY SCHOOL (SECOND EDITION)

Written by Frederick, Matthew
An informative, illustrated guide to food, cooking, and the culinary profession by a former White House chef. "This book is all meat with no fat....sure to surprise and enlighten even the most informed gourmands." --Publishers Weekly (starred review of the First Edition of 101 Things I Learned in Culinary School) A chef must master co
April 7, 2020 | Hardcover | Crown Publishing Group (NY) | 216 Pages |
$18.00
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ABCS OF ART

Written by Hahn, Sabrina
"A fun way to inspire children's imagination and creativity!" --Serena Williams "Art connects us all on the deepest level and this book will inspire young minds." --Ken Griffin, founder & CEO of Citadel, trustee of the Art Institute of Chicago, and trustee of the Whitney Museum of American Art Learn the alphabet through fine art! Spark your child's creativity an
October 8, 2019 | Hardcover | Sky Pony |
$19.99
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ABSENT HAND: REIMAGINING OUR AMERICAN LANDSCAPE

Written by Lessard, Suzannah
"Unusual and engaging . . . A subjective, Whitmanesque meditation on the way we live today . . . What makes this book compelling is not so much where the author goes, but how she reflects on what she sees when she gets there . . .
March 17, 2020 | Paperback | Counterpoint LLC | 320 Pages |
$16.95
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ACTRESS

Written by Enright, Anne
Katherine O'Dell is an Irish theater legend. As her daughter Norah retraces her mother's celebrated career and bohemian life, she delves into long-kept secrets, both her mother's and her own.
March 3, 2020 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 272 Pages |
$26.95
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AFROPESSIMISM

Written by Wilderson, Frank
A seminal work that strikingly combines groundbreaking philosophy with searing flights of memoir, Afropessimism presents the tenets of an increasingly influential intellectual movement that theorizes blackness through the lens of perpetual slavery. Rather than interpreting slavery through a Marxist framework of class oppression, Frank B.
April 7, 2020 | Hardcover | Liveright Publishing Corporation | 352 Pages |
$29.95
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AFTER LEAVING MR. MACKENZIE

Written by Rhys, Jean
Nowhere is Jean Rhys's talent for fully inhabiting the minds of her characters more apparent than in After Leaving Mr. Mackenzie, her masterful second novel. Rhys lays bare the desires and contradictions of her mercurial protagonist, Julia, in this haunting depiction of life after the end of a tumultuous affair.
January 7, 2020 | Paperback | W. W. Norton & Company | 192 Pages |
$15.95

AFTERNOON OF A FAUN

Written by Lasdun, James
When an old flame accuses him of sexual assault, expat English journalist Marco Rosedale is brought rapidly to the brink of ruin. His reputation at stake, Marco confides in a close friend, who finds himself caught between the obligations of friendship and an increasingly urgent desire to uncover the truth-- until the question of his own complicity becomes impossible to avoid.
April 7, 2020 | Paperback | W. W. Norton & Company | 160 Pages |
$15.95
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AGE OF FOOTBALL: SOCCER AND THE 21ST CENTURY

Written by Goldblatt, David
In the twenty-first century, soccer commands the allegiance, interest, and engagement of more people in more places than any other phenomenon in the world. David Goldblatt--author of the acclaimed, best- selling The Ball Is Round--charts the sport's global cultural ascent, economic transformation, and deep politicization.
February 18, 2020 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 624 Pages |
$30.00
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ALIENS AMONG US: EXTRAORDINARY PORTRAITS OF ORDINARY BUGS

Written by Kariko, Daniel
With more than sixty stunning photographs of pillbugs, silverfish, moths, and other household insects, Aliens Among Us depicts a hidden world flourishing in our homes.
March 3, 2020 | Hardcover | Liveright Publishing Corporation | 160 Pages |
$20.00
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ALL AROUND BUSTLETOWN: SPRING

Written by Berner, Rotraut Susanne
Kids will spend hours poring over the oversized pages of this joyfully illustrated book that looks at a bustling town's activities in spring. It's springtime in this charming, busy town and there is a lot going on! A house gets a top-to-bottom spring cleaning and farm fields are being prepared for planting.
February 18, 2020 | Board Books | Prestel Junior | 14 Pages |
$12.95
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ALL AROUND BUSTLETOWN: WINTER

Written by Berner, Rotraut Susanne
Kids will cozy up for hours of fun as they peruse this joyfully illustrated book that shows the endless ways winter takes hold in a busy, charming town. Winter has arrived and everywhere you look people are embracing the season. At home there's baking, reading, and sleeping in, while on the farm the fields are fallow and quiet.
October 22, 2019 | Board Books | Prestel Junior | 14 Pages |
$12.95
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ALL FIRES THE FIRE

Written by Levine, Suzanne Jill
A traffic jam outside Paris lasts for weeks. Che Guevara and Fidel Castro meet on a mountaintop during the Cuban Revolution. A flight attendant becomes obsessed with a small Greek island, resulting in a surreal encounter with death.
April 28, 2020 | Paperback | New Directions Publishing Corporation | 160 Pages |
$15.95
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ALL THE LIVES WE EVER LIVED: SEEKING SOLACE IN VIRGINIA WOOLF

Written by Smyth, Katharine
A wise, lyrical memoir about the power of literature to help us read our own lives--and see clearly the people we love most. "Transcendent."--The Washington Post - "You'd be hard put to find a more moving appreciation of Woolf's work." --The Wall Street Journal Katharine Smyth was a student at Oxford when she first read Virginia Woolf's modernist masterp
January 21, 2020 | Paperback | Broadway Books |
$17.00
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ALONG FOR THE RIDE

Hardcover, 176 pages10 x 11 in. 25.4 x 27.94 cm.
October 30, 2019 | Hardcover | Hat & Beard Press | 260 Pages |
$75.00
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AND I DO NOT FORGIVE YOU: STORIES AND OTHER REVENGES

Written by Sparks, Amber
Exciting fans of such writers as Kelly Link, Karen Russell, and Carmen Maria Machado with prose that shimmers and stings, Amber Sparks holds a singular role in the canon of the weird. Now, she reaches new, uncanny heights with And I Do Not Forgive You.
February 11, 2020 | Hardcover | Liveright Publishing Corporation | 224 Pages |
$23.95

APERITIVO CONCERT RUDY ROYSTON WITH FLATBED BUGGY

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September 8, 2019 | |
$20.00
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ARBORETUM

Written by Byrne, David
For over thirty years, besides making music, David Byrne has focused his unique genius upon forms as diverse as the archaeology of music as we know it, architectural photography and the uses of PowerPoint. Now he presents his most personal work to date, a collection of drawings exploring the form of the tree diagram.
December 3, 2019 | Hardcover | Canongate Books | 208 Pages |
$30.00
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ARGUING WITH ZOMBIES: ECONOMICS, POLITICS, AND THE FIGHT FOR A BETTER FUTURE

Written by Krugman, Paul
There is no better guide than Paul Krugman to basic economics, the ideas that animate much of our public policy. Likewise, there is no stronger foe of zombie economics, the misunderstandings that just won't die.
January 28, 2020 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 464 Pages |
$29.95
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ART OF WAR: A NEW TRANSLATION BY MICHAEL NYLAN

Written by Tzu, Sun
Sun Tzu's ancient book of strategy and psychology has as much to tell us today as when it was first written 2,500 years ago. In a world forever at odds, his rules for anticipating the motivations and strategies of our competitors never cease to inspire leaders of all kinds.
January 7, 2020 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 160 Pages |
$24.95
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ART PUZZLES FOR KIDS: CHINESE CERAMICS: CREATE SIX MASTERPIECES AND LEARN THEIR SECRETS

Written by Hu, Dong
Open up this book and find a fun, interactive way for kids to learn more about Chinese art and symbolism! Each two-page spread highlights a Chinese ceramic artifact, pulled from a museum collection. On the left-hand side, a photo of the piece, its history and any hidden symbols that are important in Chinese culture.
September 24, 2019 | Hardcover | Reader's Digest Association | 14 Pages |
$14.95
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ART YOUNG'S INFERNO

Written by Young, Art
Capitalist oligarchs and their minions have been condemned to Hell, but they lead a hostile takeover, throw out Satan, and privatize the Inferno. Operated by a corporate monopoly who maximizes profits and misery, Hell has become the perfect capitalist paradise.
February 4, 2020 | Hardcover | Fantagraphics Books | 188 Pages |
$29.99
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ARTFORUM

Written by Aira, Cesar
Artforum is certainly one of César Aira's most charming, quirky, and funny books to date. Consisting of a series of interrelated stories about his compulsion to collect Artforum magazine, this is not about art so much as it is about passionate obsession. At first we follow our hapless collector from magazine shops to used bookstores hunting for copies of Artforum.
March 31, 2020 | Paperback | New Directions Publishing Corporation | 80 Pages |
$12.95
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ARTURO'S ISLAND

Written by Morante, Elsa
Elsa Morante's novels were once considered the greatest of Italy's postwar generation. Here, Ann Goldstein's "deft translation" (Madeline Schwartz, New York Review of Books) of Arturo's Island heralds a "second life" for the beloved author, finally garnering Morante "the new readers she deserves" (Lily Tuck, Wall Street Journal).
February 18, 2020 | Paperback | Liveright Publishing Corporation | 384 Pages |
$18.95
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AUBREY BEARDSLEY: DECADENCE AND DESIRE

Written by Marsh, Jan
Aubrey Beardsley (1872-1898) was only twenty-five when he died from tuberculosis, but in his short life he established a reputation as one of the most accomplished--and controversial--illustrators of his day.
March 10, 2020 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson | 144 Pages |
$19.95
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BACH'S MUSICAL UNIVERSE: THE COMPOSER AND HIS WORK

Written by Wolff, Christoph
In this companion volume to his Pulitzer Prize-finalist biography, Johann Sebastian Bach: The Learned Musician, leading Bach scholar Christoph Wolff contextualizes his famous subject by delving deeply into the composer's rich collection of music.
March 3, 2020 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 512 Pages |
$40.00
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BAJA CALIFORNIA COOKBOOK: EXPLORING THE GOOD LIFE IN MEXICO

Written by Porter, Jay
A joyful exploration of the cuisine of Baja California--hailed as Mexico's Napa Valley--with 60 recipes celebrating the laidback lifestyle found right across the border. Less than an hour's drive from San Diego, Baja California is an up-and-coming destination for tourists looking to experience the best of what Mexico has to offer.
March 17, 2020 | Hardcover | Ten Speed Press | 272 Pages |
$30.00
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BEAUTY IS CONVULSIVE: THE PASSION OF FRIDA KAHLO

Written by Maso, Carole
"Maso's incantatory description of her conjured-up subject's embrace takes on extraordinary power . . . Like Frida Kahlo's painting--impossible to look away from." --Kai Maristed, Los Angeles Times A vibrant series of prose poems from beloved author Carole Maso is now available in paperback for the first time.
December 3, 2019 | Paperback | Counterpoint LLC | 192 Pages |
$16.95
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BEAUTY OF YOUR FACE

Written by Mustafah, Sahar
A uniquely American story told in powerful, evocative prose, The Beauty of Your Face navigates a country growing ever more divided. Afaf Rahman, the daughter of Palestinian immigrants, is the principal of Nurrideen School for Girls, a Muslim school in the Chicago suburbs. One morning, a shooter--radicalized by the online alt-right--attacks the school.
April 7, 2020 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 272 Pages |
$26.95

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