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Virtual Event: Michelle Gallen and Crissy Van Meter

Big Girl, Small Town: Gallen, Michelle: 9781643750897: Amazon.com: Books
Join us on Saturday, January 16 at 12pm PT when Michelle Gallen discusses her novel, 
Big Girl, Small Town, with Crissy Van Meter on Zoom! 

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$16.95
ISBN: 9781643750897
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Published: Algonquin Books - December 1st, 2020

“An immensely lovable debut novel . .


Creatures: A Novel Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781643750835
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Published: Algonquin Books - October 27th, 2020

“[A] kaleidoscopic narrative . . .


Virtual Event: Ruth Gilligan and Masie Cochran


Join us on Saturday, November 14 at 12pm PT when Ruth Gilligan joins us to discuss her book, The Butchers' Blessing, with Tin House Editorial Director Masie Cochran on Zoom!

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$25.95
ISBN: 9781947793781
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Published: Tin House Books - November 10th, 2020

"A seamless literary thriller. Absolutely riveting." —Colum McCann

Set in the gothic wilds of Ireland, The Butchers’ Blessing is a haunting and unforgettable thriller brimming with secrecy, tradition, and superstition.


Virtual Event: Andrew Paynter


Do Photo: Observe. Compose. Capture. Stand out. Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781907974847
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Published: The Do Book Company - October 6th, 2020

"In a world where everyone is a photographer now, how do you stand out? The answer can be found in this simple but profound book. It will train your eye to see what others don't." — David Hieatt


Virtual Event: Megan Wagner Lloyd and Michelle Mee Nutter with Raina Telgemeier

Join us on Tuesday, March 2 at 5pm PT for the launch of Megan Wagner Lloyd and Michelle Mee Nutter's book, Allergic, with Raina Telgemeier on Zoom!

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Allergic: A Graphic Novel Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338568905
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Published: Graphix - March 2nd, 2021

A coming-of-age middle-grade graphic novel featuring a girl with severe allergies who just wants to find the perfect pet!

At home, Maggie is the odd one out. Her parents are preoccupied with the new baby they're expecting, and her younger brothers are twins and always in their own world.


Allergic: A Graphic Novel Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781338568912
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Published: Graphix - March 2nd, 2021

A coming-of-age middle-grade graphic novel featuring a girl with severe allergies who just wants to find the perfect pet!

At home, Maggie is the odd one out. Her parents are preoccupied with getting ready for a new baby, and her younger brothers are twins and always in their own world.


Guts Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780545852500
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Published: Graphix - September 17th, 2019

A true story from Raina Telgemeier, the #1 New York Times bestselling, multiple Eisner Award-winning author of Smile, Sisters, Drama, and Ghosts!

Raina wakes up one night with a terrible upset stomach. Her mom has one, too, so it's probably just a bug.


Virtual Event: Simon Han and Meng Jin


Join us on Friday, November 20 at 6pm PST when Simon Han discusses his debut novel, Nights When Nothing Happened, with Meng Jin on Zoom!

Nights When Nothing Happened: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593086056
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Published: Riverhead Books - November 17th, 2020

Named a Best Book of the Year by Time, The Washington Post, and Harper's Bazaar

A tender, spiky family saga about love in all its mysterious incarnations. —Lorrie Moore, author of A Gate at the Stairs and Birds of America


Little Gods: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062935953
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Published: Custom House - January 14th, 2020

LONGLISTED FOR THE PEN/OPEN BOOK AWARD

“Compellingly complex…Expands the future of the immigrant novel even as it holds us in uneasy thrall to the past.” – Gish Jen, New York Times Book Review


Virtual Event: Tracy Anne Hart on Stevie Ray Vaughan


Join us on Monday, November 30 at 6:00pm PST when photographer Tracy Anne Hart discusses her book, Seeing Stevie Ray, with former Creem magazine editor Robert Duncan on Zoom!
 

Seeing Stevie Ray (John and Robin Dickson Series in Texas Music, sponsored by the Center for Texas Music History, Texas State University) Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781623498139
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Published: Texas A&M University Press - April 20th, 2020

It may be difficult to say anything about Stevie Ray Vaughan that hasn’t already been said. The skinny kid from Oak Cliff on the south side of Dallas who followed his older brother Jimmie in and out of local blues clubs and eventually to Austin would go on to establish himself as the finest guitar player of his generation and perhaps the best of all time.


Loudmouth Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781941110928
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Published: Three Rooms Press - October 6th, 2020

"Read this book immediately if you like truth, drugs, generation gaps, guitars, and lifelong quests for freedom and kicks." --Craig Finn, The Hold Steady


Virtual Event: Rebecca Handler and Caroline Paul



Join us on Tuesday, March 9 at 6pm PT for the launch of Rebecca Handler's debut novel, Edie Richter is Not Alone, with Caroline Paul on Zoom!

Edie Richter Is Not Alone Cover Image
$23.00
ISBN: 9781951213176
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Published: Unnamed Press - March 9th, 2021

"Oh how I love this book. I finished Edie Richter Is Not Alone in one sitting, then reread it immediately. Hilariously heartbreakingly honest on every page, Rebecca Handler's novel is that rare thing: a perfect book. --Andrew Sean Greer, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Less


Virtual Event: Patrick Earl Ryan and Martin Pousson


Join us on Friday, November 13 at 7pm PST when Patrick Earl Ryan discusses his award-winning debut collection, If We Were Electric, with Martin Pousson on Zoom!

If We Were Electric: Stories (Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction #115) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780820358079
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Published: University of Georgia Press - September 15th, 2020

If We Were Electric's twelve stories celebrate New Orleans in all of its beautiful peculiarities: macabre and magical, muddy and exquisite, sensual and spiritual. The stunning debut collection finds its characters in moments of desire and despair, often stuck on the verge of a great metamorphosis, but burdened by some unreasonable love.


Black Sheep Boy: A Novel in Stories Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781947856066
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Published: Rare Bird Books, a Barnacle Book - February 13th, 2018

Winner of the 2017 PEN Center USA Award for Fiction


Virtual Event: Night of Memoir with Alden Jones and Rick Moody


Join us on Wednesday, November 18 at 5pm PST for a special Night of Memoir with writers Alden Jones and Rick Moody,
as they discuss their latest books and answer your questions about the art of memoir!

The Wanting Was a Wilderness: Cheryl Strayed's Wild and the Art of Memoir (...Afterwords) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780999431665
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(This book cannot be returned nor exchanged.)
Published: Fiction Advocate - August 25th, 2020

Literary Nonfiction. How did Cheryl Strayed turn a solo hike into an inspirational memoir, beloved by millions? Memoirist and professor Alden Jones sets out to explore why. But when a sudden personal crisis occurs while she is writing, Jones realizes she must confront some difficult truths, both in her life and on the page.


The Long Accomplishment: A Memoir of Hope and Struggle in Matrimony Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250214799
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Published: Holt Paperbacks - August 4th, 2020

[A] moving, funny, hauntingly brilliant memoir about marriage.” —Caroline Leavitt, The San Francisco Chronicle

Rick Moody, the award-winning author of The Ice Storm, shares the harrowing true story of the first year of his second marriage in this eventful, month-by-month account.


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