The Night Shift

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Sat, 05/14/2022 - 3:59pm
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$27.99
ISBN: 9781250268884
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Published: Minotaur Books - March 1st, 2022

Spanning three days after the second murder, Alex Finlay expertly guides us along the events that impacted this small New Jersey town. It was almost like watching what could have been the best episode of Criminal Minds. (I am a big fan, having seen the entire series recently).


The Employees

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Fri, 04/29/2022 - 11:43am
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By Olga Ravn, Martin Aitken (Translated by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9780811231350
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Published: New Directions - February 1st, 2022

Structured as a series of interview excerpts with employees - some human, some humanoid - on a doomed spaceship. Eerie, foreboding, and darkly comedic, this slim novel tackles big questions on the nature of work and being human. One of the most thought-provoking pieces of fiction I've read in a long time. [Adrienne]


How to Keep House while Drowning

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Tue, 04/26/2022 - 3:25pm
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$22.00
ISBN: 9781668002841
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Published: S&S/Simon Element - April 26th, 2022

Have you ever been paralyzed in front of the sink full of dirty dishes? Forget to finish one task because you got distracted by a new one? Then this book may help. This is a productivity guide that totally understands the unproductivity that can be influenced by mental health & other psychological conditions. I sure needed her compassionate words, and she writes with the neurodivergent in mind. [Blanca]


Inseparable: A Never-Before-Published Novel

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Mon, 04/25/2022 - 7:47pm
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By Simone de Beauvoir, Sandra Smith (Translated by), Margaret Atwood (Introduction by)
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063075047
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Published: Ecco - September 7th, 2021

Before she was a pillar of existential feminism, Simone de Beauvoir was a young girl growing up in France. At her side was her unforgettable friend, Zaza. In this autobiographical novel, only recently published, de Beauvoir captures the most important moments of her friendship through the fictionalized characters of Sylvie and Andree living in early 20th Century France. [Blanca]


Feminist AF: A Guide to Crushing Girlhood

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Mon, 04/25/2022 - 7:40pm
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$16.95
ISBN: 9781324005056
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Published: Norton Young Readers - October 5th, 2021

Three founding members of the Crunk Feminist Collective combine feminist theory with hip-hop culture to give advice to girls: from affirmations to activism, romance to friendship, colorism to code switching. [sweet pea]


Such Color

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Mon, 04/25/2022 - 7:37pm
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ISBN: 9781644450673
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Published: Graywolf Press - October 5th, 2021

Tracy K Smith once again brings a moving collection of poems. Few people use words as well as she does. This collection is her first collection that spans her career. See why she is the one of the best poets today. [Karen]


Of Forests and Fields

Submitted by kingsbookstore on Mon, 04/25/2022 - 7:35pm
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Of Forests and Fields: Mexican Labor in the Pacific Northwest (Latinidad: Transnational Cultures in the United States) Cover Image
$31.95
ISBN: 9780813576893
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Published: Rutgers University Press - March 8th, 2016

Know your local history! This short, accessible, and super educational book examines the unique experiences of Mexican guest workers, migrants, and immigrants in the PNW and their enduring impacts on environmentalism, labor rights, immigrant rights, and the ag industry in our region. I learned so much! [Adrienne]


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