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Plotted: A Literary Atlas

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Mon, 12/07/2015 - 5:27pm
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$24.99
ISBN: 9781936976867
Availability: Backordered
Published: Pulp - October 20th, 2015

If your Venn diagram includes both books and quirky maps, this geeky tour through literature is your book! From A Wrinkle In Time to Up from Slavery, the maps provide both depth and humor for classic works you love. [sweet pea]


The Wake

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Sun, 09/27/2015 - 7:03pm
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$16.00
ISBN: 9781555977177
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Published: Graywolf Press - September 1st, 2015

Written in a shadow tongue of Old English, this novel vaults you into the past. A time of change and strife. With only our asshole narrator Buccmaster as guide, we navigate the ravaged world of the Norman invasion and learn history along the way. [sweet pea]


Becoming Maria: Love and Chaos in the South Bronx

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Sun, 09/27/2015 - 6:47pm
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$17.99
ISBN: 9780545621847
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Published: Scholastic Press - August 25th, 2015

The actress Maria from Sesame Street tells her life story! Fragments of her life growing up in the Bronx are stitched together in a coming-of-age memoir weaving cultural and sexual identities with a strong sense of place. [sweet pea]


Lumberjanes Vol. 1

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Sun, 09/27/2015 - 6:39pm
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$14.99
ISBN: 9781608866878
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Published: Boom Box - April 7th, 2015

This cast of cool, quirky girls, each with their own talent, are the awesome! Facing off against three-eyed foxes, yetis, river monsters, and more. What the junk? These friends are up to any travail. And will earn merit badges along the way. [sweet pea]


You Are a Cat in the Zombie Apocalypse!

$18.00
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$18.00
ISBN: 9781894994774
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Published: Conundrum Press - October 30th, 2013

If you think the zombie genre is played out, that's just because you haven't encountered ZOMBIE CATS! OMG! The Choose-Your-Own-Adventure-style is amazingly well done. You can both elude the undead and become them. Deadly fun. [sweet pea]


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Annihilation

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Sun, 09/27/2015 - 5:28pm
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$14.00
ISBN: 9780374104092
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Published: Farrar Straus Giroux - February 4th, 2014

What starts as a seemingly standard expedition into an idyllic landscape quickly turns Lovecraftian. The creepy elements remain creepy as we know not their cause. Haunting. Imaginative. A compelling creation that lingers in your psyche. [sweet pea]


The Coldest Girl in Coldtown

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Sun, 09/27/2015 - 5:02pm
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$10.99
ISBN: 9780316213097
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - August 12th, 2014

A strong girl protagonist in the dangerous new world of Coldtown. A cool new take on vampire lore. Rife with action, interesting settings, unique characters, and a bit of romance. Now give me a sequel! [sweet pea]


Beautiful Music for Ugly Children

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Sun, 09/27/2015 - 4:11pm
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$11.99
ISBN: 9780738732510
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Published: Flux - October 8th, 2012

A unique coming-of-age novel with identity intertwined with music. Gabe's journey to find himself is hindered by ignorance and violence, but ultimately he finds his people and himself. [sweet pea]


Who We Be: The Colorization of America

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Thu, 12/18/2014 - 2:21pm
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$32.99
ISBN: 9780312571290
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: St. Martin's Press - October 21st, 2014

This book charts the popular culture history of the idea of racial progress. With art, cartoons, and incisive commentary this is a great book to start a discussion in a society that is clearly not post-racial. [sweet pea]


The New Annotated H.P. Lovecraft

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Fri, 12/12/2014 - 7:43pm
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By H. P. Lovecraft, Leslie S. Klinger (Editor), Alan Moore (Introduction by)
$39.95
ISBN: 9780871404534
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - October 13th, 2014

I cannot re-imagine my high school experience without Lovecraft:
self-discovery and Catholicism, mixed with ancient horror and Cthulu.
This beautiful edition collects his seminal stories, mixed with annotations and illustrations to enlighten. (sweet pea)


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