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9th Ave: Claire Cameron and Lydia Kiesling

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Claire Cameron discusses her new novel, The Last Neanderthal, with The Millions' Lydia Kiesling.

 

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$26.00
ISBN: 9780316314480
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Published: Little Brown and Company - April 25th, 2017

One of the most anticipated books of 2017: The Millions, CBC, Chatelaine, Globe and Mail, Maclean's
From the author of The Bear, the enthralling story of two women separated by millennia, but linked by an epic journey that will transform them both


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By Cameron
$15.00
ISBN: 9780316230094
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Published: Back Bay Books - February 10th, 2015

A young girl who must fend for herself and her little brother after a brutal bear attack in this "emotional tour de force" (Megan Abbott)
While camping with her family on a remote island, five-year-old Anna awakes in the night to the sound of screaming. A rogue black bear has entered the family's campsite and is attacking her parents.


9th Ave: Annie Hartnett and Ellen O'Connell Whittet

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Annie Hartnett discusses her new novel, Rabbit Cake, with Ellen O'Connell Whittet.

 

Praise for Rabbit Cake

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$15.95
ISBN: 9781941040560
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Published: Tin House Books - March 7th, 2017

Twelve-year-old Elvis Babbitt has a head for the facts: she knows science proves yellow is the happiest color, she knows a healthy male giraffe weighs about 3,000 pounds, and she knows that the naked mole rat is the longest living rodent. She knows she should plan to grieve her mother, who has recently drowned while sleepwalking, for exactly eighteen months.


9th Ave: Center for the Art of Translation Present: Yuri Herrera

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Yuri Herrera discusses his new book, Kingdom Cons, with Caille Millner. Sponsored by The Center for the Art of Translation.

 

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By Yuri Herrera, Lisa Dillman (Translator)
$13.95
ISBN: 9781908276926
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Published: And Other Stories - June 13th, 2017

-Herrera is Mexico's greatest novelist.- --Francisco Goldman

-Herrera's novels are like little lights in a vast darkness. I want to see whatever he shows me.- --Stephen Sparks, Green Apple Books

-The Transmigration of Bodies goes straight for the soul.- --John Powers, NPR Fresh Air


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By Yuri Herrera, Lisa Dillman (Translator)
$13.95
ISBN: 9781908276728
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Published: And Other Stories - July 5th, 2016

A plague has brought death to the city. Two feuding crime families with blood on their hands need our hard-boiled hero, The Redeemer, to broker peace. Both his instincts and the vacant streets warn him to stay indoors, but The Redeemer ventures out into the city's underbelly to arrange for the exchange of the bodies they hold hostage.


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By Yuri Herrera, Lisa Dillman (Translator)
$13.95
ISBN: 9781908276421
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Published: And Other Stories - March 10th, 2015

Signs Preceding the End of the World is one of the most arresting novels to be published in Spanish in the last ten years. Yuri Herrera does not simply write about the border between Mexico and the United States and those who cross it.


9th Ave: Nathan Englander

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Nathan Englander discusses his new novel, Dinner at the Center of the Earth.

 

Praise for Nathan Englander

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$27.95
ISBN: 9781524732738
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - September 5th, 2017

The best work yet from the Pulitzer finalist and best-selling author of For the Relief of Unbearable Urges--a political thriller that unfolds in the highly charged territory of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and pivots on the complex relationship between a secret prisoner and his guard.


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$15.00
ISBN: 9780307949608
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Published: Vintage Books - March 5th, 2013

A New York Times Notable Book
An NPR Best Book of 2012

These eight powerful stories, dazzling in their display of language and imagination, show a celebrated short-story writer and novelist grappling with the great questions of modern life.


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ISBN: 9780375704444
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Published: Vintage Books USA - April 1st, 2008

From its unforgettable opening scene in the darkness of a forgotten cemetery in Buenos Aires, Nathan Englander's debut novel "The Ministry of Special Cases" casts a powerful spell.


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$15.75
ISBN: 9780375704437
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Published: Vintage Books USA - March 21st, 2000

One of the most stunning literary debuts of our time, these energized, irreverent, and deliciously inventive stories introduce an astonishing new talent.


9th Ave: Gabe Hudson

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Gabe Hudson discusses his new novel, Gork, The Teenage Dragon.

 

Praise for Gork, The Teenage Dragon

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$24.95
ISBN: 9780375413964
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - July 11th, 2017

Fans of Harry Potter and Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy will relish this teenage dragon's spellbinding love story filled with bighearted humor and imagination.
"No good human won't love this dragon named Gork." --Dave Eggers


9th Ave: Matthew Zapruder Book Release

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Matthew Zapruder discusses his new book, Why Poetry, with Natalie Baszile.

 

Praise for Matthew Zapruder

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$24.99
ISBN: 9780062343079
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Published: Ecco Press - August 15th, 2017

An impassioned call for a return to reading poetry and an incisive argument for poetry's accessibility to all readers, by critically acclaimed poet Matthew Zapruder


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$17.00
ISBN: 9781556594632
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Published: Copper Canyon Press - March 25th, 2014

"Zapruder's poems don't merely attempt beauty; they attain it."--"The Boston Review"

"Matthew Zapruder has a razor eye for the remnants and revenants of modern culture."--"The New York Times"

"With dynamic, logically complex sentences, Zapruder posits a world that is both extraordinary and refreshingly ordinary."--"BOMB"


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$16.00
ISBN: 9781556593222
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Published: Copper Canyon Press - August 31st, 2010

Written by one of the country’s leading younger poets, Zapruder’s poems don't merely attempt beauty, they attain it.”Boston Review


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$16.00
ISBN: 9780143126232
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Published: Penguin Books - January 27th, 2015

The inspiration for the acclaimed OWN TV series produced by Oprah Winfrey, directed by Ava DuVernay (Selma), and starring Rutina Wesley (True Blood) and Greg Vaughan.
"Smart and heartfelt and highly recommended." --Karen Joy Fowler, author of The Jane Austen Book Club


9th Ave: Ian Stansel

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Ian Stansel discusses his new novel, The Last Cowboys of San Geronimo.

 

Praise for The Last Cowboys of San Geronimo

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$23.00
ISBN: 9780544963399
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - July 4th, 2017

A contemporary Western debut about two brothers locked in a deadly feud, a woman on horseback trailing her husband's killer, and the inescapable ties of home and family


9th Ave: Alia Malek and Micheline Marcom

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Alia Malek discusses her new book, The Home That Was Our Country, with Micheline Marcom.

 

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ISBN: 9781568585321
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Published: Nation Books - February 28th, 2017

At the Arab Spring's hopeful start, Alia Malek returned to Damascus to reclaim her grandmother's apartment, which had been lost to her family since Hafez al-Assad came to power in 1970. Its loss was central to her parent's decision to make their lives in America.


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ISBN: 9781416589754
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Published: Free Press - October 26th, 2010

The history of Arab settlement in the United States stretches back nearly as far as the history of America itself. For the first time, Alia Malek brings this history to life. In each of eleven spellbinding chapters, she inhabits the voice and life of one Arab American, at one time-stopping historical moment.


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$14.00
ISBN: 9781564788498
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Published: Dalkey Archive Press - June 18th, 2013

Micheline Marcom describes her newest novel, "A Brief History of Yes"--her first since 2008's scathing and erotic "The Mirror in the Well"--as a "literary fado," referring to a style of Portuguese music that, akin to the American blues, is often melancholic and soulful, and encapsulates the feeling of "saudade"--meaning, loosely, yearning and nostalgia for something or someone irreparably lost.


9th Ave: Mark Lukach and Sachi Cunningham

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Join Mark Lukach and Sachi Cunningham in conversation about mental health, family, and creativity as Mark releases his new book, My Lovely Wife in the Psych Ward.

 

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$25.99
ISBN: 9780062422910
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Published: Harper Wave - May 2nd, 2017

A heart-wrenching, yet hopeful, memoir of a young marriage that is redefined by mental illness and affirms the power of love.


9th Ave: Tamara Shopsin

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Tamara Shopsin discusses her new book from MCD, Arbitrary Stupid Goal.

 

Praise for Arbitrary Stupid Goal

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$27.00
ISBN: 9780374105860
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Published: MCD - July 18th, 2017

Arbitrary Stupid Goal is a completely riveting world when I looked up from its pages regular life seemed boring and safe and modern like one big iPhone. This book captures not just a lost New York but a whole lost way of life. Miranda July


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