Olivia's Staff Picks

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Nudes By Elle Nash Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780996494939
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(This book cannot be returned nor exchanged.)
Published: Short Flight/Long Drive Books - April 1st, 2021

"This tiny book packs a punch! Elle Nash is one of a kind, melancholic and utterly entertaining."- Olivia


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The First Bad Man: A Novel By Miranda July Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781439172575
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Published: Scribner - September 8th, 2015

"A truly unique novel! Can safely say I haven't read anything like it. July makes the mundane peculiar. Weirdly hilarious with subtle social commentary and deeply original female characters. You'll never forget this book."- Olivia
 


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It Came from the Closet: Queer Reflections on Horror By Joe Vallese (Editor), Carmen Maria Machado (Contribution by), Bruce Owens Grimm (Contribution by) Cover Image
By Joe Vallese (Editor), Carmen Maria Machado (Contribution by), Bruce Owens Grimm (Contribution by)
$25.95
ISBN: 9781952177798
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Published: Feminist Press - October 4th, 2022

"Even if you’re not queer or the biggest horror fan, these essays are so personal and captivating. If you are interested in love letters and essays trying to understand what exactly is so captivating about this genre to people who are at best, underrepresented and at worst, completely insulted. If you like campiness, scary stories and queer analysis, PLEASE READ THIS."- Olivia


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Giovanni's Room (Vintage International) By James Baldwin Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780345806567
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Published: Vintage - September 12th, 2013

"Heartbreaking and beautiful. A story of complex love and self-knowledge that still feels relevant today. Written in Baldwin's unique style, this book is a must read that everyone can feel connected to"- Olivia
 


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Be Very Afraid of Kanako Inuki! By Kanako Inuki Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781646516513
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Published: Kodansha Comics - October 4th, 2022

"By the queen of horror manga Kanako Inuki. These short stories accompanied with Inuki's signature chilling art style are sure to keep you up at night. Perfect for spooky manga fans!"- Olivia


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New Animal By Ella Baxter Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781953387127
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Published: Two Dollar Radio - February 15th, 2022

"If you enjoy the weirder and more tender sides of life, this is for you. A cosmetic mortician who experiences a loss that leads to unusual coping mechanisms. A new, refreshing take on death, grief, parental love, pain and the ways we all tend to numb ourselves from reality"- Olivia