The Wake

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The Wake: A Novel By Paul Kingsnorth Cover Image
$17.00
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]


The Story of My Teeth

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The Story of My Teeth By Valeria Luiselli, Christina Macsweeney (Translator) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781566894098
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Published: Coffee House Press - September 15th, 2015

Intelligent and playful, weird and winding - Murakami for the David Foster Wallace set, or anyone who wants the bravest fiction. This is one of 2015's best books. [Kenny!]


Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town

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Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town By Jon Krakauer Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385538732
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Published: Doubleday - April 21st, 2015

This book kind of blew my mind. Jon Krakauer overturns every stone while staying focused on the people behind the story. I thought I knew, but I didn't know. [Raissa]


Becoming Maria: Love and Chaos in the South Bronx

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Becoming Maria: Love and Chaos in the South Bronx By Sonia Manzano Cover Image
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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

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Lumberjanes Vol. 1: Beware The Kitten Holy By ND Stevenson, Shannon Watters, Gus A. Allen (Illustrator), Grace Ellis Cover Image
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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]


My Brilliant Friend, Book One: Childhood, Adolescence

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My Brilliant Friend: Neapolitan Novels, Book One By Elena Ferrante, Ann Goldstein Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781609450786
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Published: Europa Editions - September 25th, 2012

This series of four books would not let me go. I am addicted. Ferrante understands the politics and ferocity of friendship. These characters bite, scratch, and love you back. [Kenny!]


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