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9th Ave: Richard Chiem

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Richard Chiem discusses his debut novel, King of Joy.

 

Praise for King of Joy

 

King of Joy Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781593763091
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Published: Soft Skull Press - March 5th, 2019

"This novel is transfixing: an imaginative meditation on emotional survival, isolation, and the beauty and limitations of human connection. I love Chiem's writing." --Melissa Broder, author of The Pisces


9th Ave: Johannes Lichtman

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Johannes Lichtman discusses his new novel, Such Good Work.

 

Praise for Such Good Work

 

Such Good Work: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501195648
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Published: Simon & Schuster - February 5th, 2019

A timely and provocative debut novel that Rivka Galchen calls “wisely comic and tremendously moving,” about a creative writing teacher whose efforts to stay sober land him in Malmö, Sweden, where drugs are scarce but the refugee crisis forces a very different kind of reckoning.

Jonas Anderson might be an excellent teacher if he weren’t addicted to drugs.


9th Ave: Stevan Allred

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Stevan Allred discusses his new novel, The Alehouse at the End of the World.

 

The Alehouse at the End of the World Cover Image
By Stevan Allred, Reid Psaltis (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781942436379
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Published: Forest Avenue Press - November 6th, 2018

When a fisherman receives a mysterious letter about his beloved's demise, he sets off in his skiff to find her on the Isle of the Dead.


9th Ave: Brittany Ackerman and Francesca Bell

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Brittany Ackerman discusses her new memoir, The Perpetual Motion Machine, with Francesca Bell.

 

The Perpetual Motion Machine Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781597096911
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Published: Red Hen Press - November 20th, 2018

Inspired by a brother's high school science project--a perpetual motion machine that could save the world--the Perpetual Motion Machine is a memoir in essays that attempts to save a sibling by depicting the visceral pain that accompanies longing for some past impossibility.


Bright Stain Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781597098618
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Published: Red Hen Press - May 7th, 2019

Unapologetically sensual and forthright, Bell explores desire, loss, faith, doubt, tenderness, and violence; and sex as experience, metaphor, and magnifying lens for relationships.


9th Ave: Joshua Rivkin and R.O. Kwon

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Joshua Rivkin discusses his new biography, Chalk: The Art and Erasure of Cy Twombly, with R.O. Kwon.

 

Praise for Chalk

Chalk: The Art and Erasure of Cy Twombly Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9781612197180
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Published: Melville House - October 16th, 2018

The first book to explore the life and work of painter Cy Twombly, one of the most important and influential artists of the Twentieth Century


The Incendiaries: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780735213890
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Published: Riverhead Books - July 31st, 2018

Now a National Bestseller

"Religion, politics, and love collide in this slim but powerful novel reminiscent of Donna Tartt's The Secret History, with menace and mystery lurking in every corner." --People Magazine


Clement 51st Anniversary

We're 51 years old, and we hope you'll come celebrate with us on October 13-14!

Also, we're seeking new customers, and offering a reward! 

Bring us a new customer--a booklover who has never been to Green Apple--and we'll give them a $15 gift card and give YOU a tote bag. (fine print below)

9th Ave: Justine Bateman

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Actress and director Justine Bateman discusses her new book, Fame: The Hijacking of Reality.

 

Praise for Fame

Fame: The Hijacking of Reality Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781617756603
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: Akashic Books - October 9th, 2018

"The Family Ties alum has written the rawest, bleakest book on fame you're ever likely to read. Bateman's close-up of the celeb experience features vivid encounters with misogyny, painful meditations on aging in Hollywood, and no shortage of theses on social media's wrath."
--Entertainment Weekly


9th Ave: Best American Nonrequired Reading

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Join us for a night of readings from contributors to The Best American Nonrequired Reading. Featuring readings from Tongo Eisen-Martin and sam sax.

 

The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2018 (The Best American Series ®) Cover Image
By Sheila Heti (Editor), 826 National (Editor)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781328465818
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: Mariner Books - October 2nd, 2018

Sheila Heti, author of the acclaimed How a Person Should Be? and coeditor of the best-selling anthology Women in Clothes, along with the students of 826 Valencia writing lab will edit this year’s anthology. Their compilation includes new fiction, nonfiction, poetry, comics, and the category-defying gems that have become one of the hallmarks of this lively collection.


9th Ave: May-Lee Chai and Jamel Brinkley

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May-Lee Chai discusses her new story collection Useful Phrases for Immigrants with Jamel Brinkley.

 

Useful Phrases for Immigrants: Stories Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780932112767
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Published: Blair - October 23rd, 2018

In the title story of this timely and innovative collection, a young woman wearing a Prada coat attempts to redeem a coupon for plastic storage bins while her in-laws are at home watching the Chinese news and taking her private phone calls. It is the lively and wise juxtaposition of cultures, generations, and emotions that characterize May-lee Chai's amazing stories.


A Lucky Man: Stories Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781555978051
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Published: Graywolf Press - May 1st, 2018

FINALIST FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR FICTION


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