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9th Ave: Ben Loory

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Ben Loory reads from his new book, Tales of Falling and Flying.

 

Praise for Tales of Falling and Flying

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$17.00
ISBN: 9780143130109
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Published: Penguin Books - September 5th, 2017

"Ben Loory's stories are little gifts, strange and moving and wonderfully human. I devoured this book in one sitting." --Ransom Riggs, author of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

A dazzling new collection of stories from the critically acclaimed author of Stories for Nighttime and Some for The Day


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$16.00
ISBN: 9780143119500
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Published: Penguin Books - July 26th, 2011

"This guy can write " --Ray Bradbury


9th Ave: Kim Shuck

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San Francisco Poet Laureate Kim Shuck reads from her latest collection, Rabbit Stories.

 

About Kim Shuck

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$16.50
ISBN: 9780985288389
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Published: Poetic Matrix Press - February 13th, 2013

Fiction. Native American Studies. "What Kim Shuck is writing is vital and vibrant. She is blending tradition with modernity, history with humor and her own Indigenous perspective witheverything else.


9th Ave: Timothy McSweeney's Grand 50th Issue Release

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Join us on Tuesday, August 22nd to celebrate the release of McSweeney's issue 50! There will be music, mingling and complimentary beverages provided by Fort Point Beer Company.

 

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By Dave Eggers (Editor)
$30.00
ISBN: 9781940450100
Availability: Coming Soon. Available for Pre-Order Now!
Published: McSweeney's - August 29th, 2017

To celebrate our 50th issue, we?ve put together one of our very best collections, with stories, essays, treatises, manifestos, letters, comics, and illustrated travel diaries from 50 different contributors. There's stunning new work from writers who we?ve long published ?


9th Ave: Wioletta Greg

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Polish writer Wioletta Greg discusses her new novel from Transit Books, Swallowing Mercury.

 

Praise for Swallowing Mercury

 

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By Wioletta Greg, Eliza Marciniak (Translator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781945492044
Availability: Coming Soon. Available for Pre-Order Now!
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

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$16.00
ISBN: 9781555977757
Availability: Coming Soon. Available for Pre-Order Now!
Published: Graywolf Press - November 7th, 2017

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$15.00
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: Mathias Enard

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Mathias Enard discusses his new novel, Compass, winner of the 2015 Prix Goncourt and shortlisted for the 2017 International Man Booker Prize.

 

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By Mathias Enard, Charlotte Mandell (Translator)
$26.95
ISBN: 9780811226622
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Published: New Directions Publishing Corporation - March 28th, 2017

On the shortlist for the 2017 International Man Booker Prize.


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By Mathias Enard, Charlotte Mandell (Translator), Brian Evenson (Introduction by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781934824269
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Published: Open Letter Books - December 15th, 2010

One of the truly original books of the decade--written as a single, hypnotic, propulsive, physically irresistible sentence--Zone tells the story of a French Intelligence agent on his way to the Vatican to sell a briefcase of secrets. Over the course of his train ride, he thinks back over his life and all the damage he's caused in this violent century.


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$15.95
ISBN: 9781940953014
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Published: Open Letter Books - November 11th, 2014

Recipient of three French literary awards, Mathias Enard's follow-up to the critically acclaimed Zone is a timely novel about a young Moroccan boy caught up in the turbulent events of the Middle East, and a possible murder.


9th Ave: Pat Thomas

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

 

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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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$16.00
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)
$18.95
ISBN: 9780997818437
Availability: Coming Soon. Available for Pre-Order Now!
Published: Doppelhouse Press - September 19th, 2017

Winner of the 2014 Anton Wachter Prize for Best First Novel, the Gouden Boekenuil Reader's Choice Award, the Opzij Prize, and the 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

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$26.00
ISBN: 9780802126597
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - August 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.


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