Books on the Park

9th Ave: Chris Feliciano Arnold

This event will be held at our 9th Ave. location.

 

 

Chris Feliciano Arnold discusses his new book, The Third Bank of the River: Power and Survival in the Twenty-First Century Amazon.

 

The Third Bank of the River: Power and Survival in the Twenty-First-Century Amazon Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781250098948
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Published: Picador - June 5th, 2018

A sweeping look at the war over the Amazon—as activists,locals, and indigenous tribes struggle to save it from the threat of loggers, drug lords, and corrupt cops and politicians


9th Ave: Kai Carlson-Wee and William Brewer

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Rail (Poulin #41) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781942683582
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Published: BOA Editions - April 24th, 2018

Set against a landscape of rail yards and skate parks, Kai Carlson-Wee's debut collection captures a spiritual journey of wanderlust, depression, brotherhood, and survival.


I Know Your Kind: Poems Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781571314956
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Published: Milkweed Editions - September 5th, 2017

Selected for the National Poetry Series by Ada Lim n, I Know Your Kind is a haunting, blistering debut collection about the American opioid epidemic and poverty in rural Appalachia.


9th Ave: Rachel Heng and Ingrid Rojas Contreras

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Rachel Heng discusses her new novel, Suicide Club with Ingrid Rojas Contreras.

 

Praise for Suicide Club

Suicide Club: A Novel About Living Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781250185341
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - July 10th, 2018

"A provocative new author. A fascinating debut novel. Read it!” —Jeff VanderMeer

In Rachel Heng's debut set in near future New York City—where lives last three hundred years and the pursuit of immortality is all-consuming—Lea must choose between her estranged father and her chance to live forever.


Fruit of the Drunken Tree: A Novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385542722
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Published: Doubleday - July 31st, 2018

“One of the most dazzling and devastating novels I’ve read in a long time...Readers of Fruit of the Drunken Tree will surely be transformed.”
--San Francisco Chronicle


9th Ave: Denise Clifton

This event will be held at our 9th Ave. location.

 

 

Denise Clifton discusses her new book, Tables from the Rubble: How the Restaurants That Arose After the Great Quake of 1906 Still Feed San Francisco Today.

 

Tables from the Rubble: How the Restaurants That Arose After the Great Quake of 1906 Still Feed San Francisco Today Cover Image
$18.50
ISBN: 9780988274716
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Published: Tandemvines Publishing LLC - November 28th, 2017

TABLES FROM THE RUBBLE transports readers to San Francisco in the years just after the Great Earthquake of 1906. Amid the ruins, restaurants rose to feed the hungry and lead the recovery.


9th Ave: Elizabeth Rush

This event will be held at our 9th Ave. location.

 

 

Elizabeth Rush discusses her new book, Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore.

 

Praise for Rising

Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781571313676
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Published: Milkweed Editions - June 12th, 2018

Harvey. Maria. Irma. Sandy. Katrina. We live in a time of unprecedented hurricanes and catastrophic weather events, a time when it is increasingly clear that climate change is neither imagined nor distant--and that rising seas are transforming the coastline of the United States in irrevocable ways.


9th Ave: Victoria Patterson

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Victoria Patterson discusses her new story collection, The Secret Habit of Sorrow.

 

The Secret Habit of Sorrow: Stories Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781640090521
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - July 17th, 2018

"Patterson is on a mission to bring our ghosts out of the shadows. These stories shine with empathy and find the humanness in all our struggles." —Joshua Mohr, author of All This Life


9th Ave: Laura Van Den Berg and Anthony Marra

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Laura Van Den Berg discusses her new novel, The Third Hotel with Anthony Marra.

 

Praise for The Third Hotel

The Third Hotel: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780374168353
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 7th, 2018

"[A] future cult classic." —The New York Times Book Review


Find Me: A Novel Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780374536077
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Published: FSG Originals - February 2nd, 2016

Long-listed for the 2016 International Dylan Thomas Prize

After two acclaimed story collections, Laura van den Berg brings us Find Me, her highly anticipated debut novel--a gripping, imaginative, darkly funny tale of a young woman struggling to find her place in the world.


The Isle of Youth: Stories Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780374177232
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Published: FSG Originals - November 5th, 2013

Laura van den Berg's gorgeous new book, The Isle of Youth, explores the lives of women mired in secrecy and deception.


What the World Will Look Like When All the Water Leaves Us Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781941531877
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Published: Dzanc Books - March 28th, 2017

The stories in Laura van den Berg's rich and inventive debut illuminate the intersection of the mythic and the mundane: A failed actress takes a job as a Bigfoot impersonator. A botanist seeking a rare flower crosses paths with a group of men hunting the Loch Ness Monster.


The Tsar of Love and Techno: Stories Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780770436452
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Published: Hogarth - July 19th, 2016

From the New York Times bestselling author of A Constellation of Vital Phenomena—dazzling, poignant, and lyrical interwoven stories about family, sacrifice, the legacy of war, and the redemptive power of art.


9th Ave: Lisa Locascio and Kate Folk

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Lisa Locascio discusses her new novel, Open Me with Kate Folk.

 

Praise for Open Me

Open Me Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780802128072
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Published: Grove Press - August 14th, 2018

"Locascio's story of a young American abroad is unflinching in its portrayal of sex, desire, racism, and the excitement and confusion of youth. Infused with erotics and politics, this is a novel that will haunt you."--Viet Thanh Nguyen, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Sympathizer


9th Ave: Siobhan Adcock

This event will be held at our 9th Ave. location.

 

 

 Siobhan Adcock discusses her new novel, The Completionist.

 

Praise for The Completionist

The Completionist Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501183478
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Published: Simon & Schuster - June 19th, 2018

Included in Entertainment Weekly’s “10 prescient new feminist dystopias to read after The Handmaid's Tale."

“Find her. You need to keep looking, no matter what. I'm afraid of what might’ve happened to her. You be afraid too.”

After months of disturbing behavior, Gardner Quinn has vanished.


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