Books on the Park

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

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$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

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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

Nominated for the John Leonard Prize, National Book Critics Circle


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

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$25.00
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

 

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$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: Gabriel Tallent

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Gabriel Tallent discusses his new novel, My Absolute Darling.

 

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$27.00
ISBN: 9780735211179
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Published: Riverhead Books - August 29th, 2017

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
NBCC JOHN LEONARD PRIZE FINALIST
ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES'S MOST NOTABLE BOOKS OF 2017
ONE OF THE WASHINGTON POST'S MOST NOTABLE BOOKS OF 2017
ONE OF NPR'S 'GREAT READS' OF 2017
A USA TODAY BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR

AN AMAZON.COM BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR


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

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$27.00
ISBN: 9780316231596
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Published: Little Brown and Company - May 9th, 2017

One of Thrillist's Best Books of 2017 A deeply stirring memoir of fathers, sons, and the oldest bar in New York City


9th Ave: Yanara Friedland and Claire Marie Stancek

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Uncountry Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781934819616
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Published: Noemi Press - November 1st, 2016

Fiction. Winner of the 2015 Noemi Press Fiction Award. UNCOUNTRY: A MYTHOLOGY is a collection of narratives that aim to expand creative pathways into historical space, particularly histories of migration and displacement. It is divided into four Histories: Ash, Breath, Hunger and Blood.


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$15.00
ISBN: 9781934819630
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Published: Noemi Press - April 1st, 2017

9th Ave: Laurie Penny

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Laurie Penny discusses her new essay collection, Bitch Doctrine: Essays for Dissenting Adults.

 

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$27.00
ISBN: 9781632867537
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - August 1st, 2017

"An invaluable case for truth-telling in an age of chaos and lies." --Emily Nussbaum

" Penny] bravely keeps thinking and talking and learning and trying to make the world better." --Caitlin Moran


Unspeakable Things: Sex, Lies and Revolution Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781620406892
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC - September 16th, 2014

Shortlisted for the Green Carnation Prize 2014

Smart, clear-eyed, and irreverent, Unspeakable Things is a fresh look at gender and power in the twenty-first century, which asks difficult questions about dissent and desire, money and masculinity, sexual violence, menial work, mental health, queer politics, and the Internet.


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