Books on the Park

9th Ave: Wioletta Greg

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Polish writer Wioletta Greg discusses her new novel from Transit Books, Swallowing Mercury with Molly Parent. Sponsored by the Center for the Art of Translation.

 

Swallowing Mercury Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781945492044
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Published: Transit Books - September 12th, 2017

Longlisted for the Man Booker International Prize

"Enchantingly elliptical fiction debut that sparkles with a gem-like quality."--The Guardian


9th Ave: Stephen Elliott

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Stephen Elliott discusses his new essay collection, Sometimes I Think About It.

 

Praise for Stephen Elliott

Sometimes I Think about It: Essays Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555977757
Availability: Coming Soon. Available for Pre-Order Now!
Published: Graywolf Press - November 7th, 2017

The Adderall Diaries Cover Image
$16.50
ISBN: 9781555975708
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Published: Graywolf Press - September 28th, 2010

In this groundbreaking memoir, Stephen Elliott pursues parallel investigations: a gripping account of a notorious San Francisco murder trial, and an electric exploration of the self. Destined to be a classic, "The Adderall Diaries "was described by "The Washington Post "as "a serious literary work designed to make you see the world as you've never quite seen it before.


9th Ave: Pat Thomas on Jerry Rubin

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Pat Thomas discusses his new biography, Did It! From Yippie to Yuppie: Jerry Rubin, An American Revolutionary.

 

About Did It!

Did It! from Yippie to Yuppie: Jerry Rubin, an American Revolutionary Cover Image
By Pat Thomas, Jerry Rubin (Concept by)
$49.99
ISBN: 9781606998922
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Published: Fantagraphics Books - September 5th, 2017

The author of Listen, Whitey The sights & sounds of Black Power 1965-1975 now chronicles the 1960's and '70's through they eyes of Yippie Jerry Rubin


9th Ave: Michael Mazza

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Michael Mazza discusses his new novel, That Crazy Perfect Someday.

 

Praise for That Crazy Perfect Someday

That Crazy Perfect Someday Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781933527864
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Published: Turtle Point Press - June 20th, 2017

The year is 2024. Climate change has altered the world's wave patterns. Drones crisscross the sky, cars drive themselves, and surfing is a new Olympic sport. Mafuri Long, UCSD marine biology grad, champion surfer, and only female to dominate a record eighty-foot wave, still has something to prove.


9th Ave: Nina Weijers

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Dutch author Niña Weijers discusses her new novel, The Consequences.

 

Praise for The Consequences

The Consequences Cover Image
By Nina Weijers, Hester Velmans (Translator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9780997818437
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Published: Doppelhouse Press - September 19th, 2017

An amazing game of mirrors. ...] Original and promising.

--LE MONDE

2014 Anton Wachter Prize for Best First Novel

Golden Book Owl Reader's Choice Award

Opzij Feminist Literature Prize

2014 Lucy B. & C.W. van der Hoogt Prize.


9th Ave: Sarah Schmidt

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Sarah Schmidt discusses her new book, See What I Have Done.

 

Praise for See What I Have Done

See What I Have Done Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780802126597
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - August 1st, 2017

Lizzie Borden took an ax
And gave her mother forty whacks
When she saw what she had done,
She gave her father forty-one.

Or did she?

In this riveting debut novel, See What I Have Done, Sarah Schmidt recasts one of the most fascinating murder cases of all time into an intimate story of a volatile household and a family devoid of love.


9th Ave: Barbara Ridley

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Barbara Ridley discusses her new book, When It's Over.

 

Praise for When It's Over

 

When It's Over Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781631522963
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Published: She Writes Press - September 26th, 2017

Coming of age in Prague in the 1930s, Lena Kulkova is inspired by the left-wing activists who resist the rise of fascism. She meets Otto, a refugee from Hitler's Germany, and follows him to Paris to work for the Republican side in the Spanish Civil War.


9th Ave: Samin Nosrat and Wendy MacNaughton

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Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat: Mastering the Elements of Good Cooking Cover Image
By Samin Nosrat, Wendy MacNaughton (Illustrator)
$35.00
ISBN: 9781476753836
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Published: Simon & Schuster - April 25th, 2017

New York Times Bestseller

A visionary new master class in cooking that distills decades of professional experience into just four simple elements, from the woman declared "America's next great cooking teacher" by Alice Waters.


9th Ave: Rafe Bartholomew

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Rafe Bartholomew discusses his new memoir, Two and Two: McSorley's, My Dad and Me.

 

Praise for Two and Two

Two and Two: McSorley's, My Dad, and Me Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316231596
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Published: Little Brown and Company - May 9th, 2017

A deeply stirring memoir of fathers, sons, and the oldest bar in New York City


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