Cometbus #56: A Bestiary of Booksellers

Cometbus #56: A Bestiary of Booksellers

by Aaron Cometbus Author

The 56th issue of Cometbus is a loving ethnography of New York City's wild, weird, and bearded used book trade.…

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On Nineteen Eighty-Four: A Biography of George Orwell's Masterpiece

On Nineteen Eighty-Four: A Biography of George Orwell's Masterpiece

by D.J. Taylor Author

Have you ever heard the world we live in sometimes described as Orwellian? Well, you can thank Nineteen Eighty-Four for…

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Why Friendship Matters: Selected Writings

Why Friendship Matters: Selected Writings

by Various Authors Author

Some friendships need celebrating, some are hard to navigate, and some need a bit of tender love and care. Delve into…

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Green Shades: An Anthology of Plants, Gardens and Gardeners

Green Shades: An Anthology of Plants, Gardens and Gardeners

by Elizabeth Jane Howard Editor

A delightful companion for all those with a love for gardens and for the very best garden writing. Acclaimed author…

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Trout Fishing in America, The Pill Versus the Springhill Mine Disaster, and In Watermelon Sugar

Trout Fishing in America, The Pill Versus the Springhill Mine Disaster, and In Watermelon Sugar

by Richard Brautigan Author

Three novels by Richard Brautigan, master of trippy, unstructured narratives and humorously pointed satire. Trout…

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Revenge of the Lawn, The Abortion, So the Wind Won't Blow It All Away

Revenge of the Lawn, The Abortion, So the Wind Won't Blow It All Away

by Richard Brautigan Author

Richard Brautigan was a visionary weirdo and iconic author of the sixties in California and Pacific Northwest.…

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The Lives and Extraordinary Adventures of Fifteen Tramp Writers from the Golden Age of Vagabondage

The Lives and Extraordinary Adventures of Fifteen Tramp Writers from the Golden Age of Vagabondage

by Ian Cutler Author

In the second half of the 1800s, it was a glorious time to tie up some supplies in a bindlestiff, hit the rails, and…

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The Bell Jar

The Bell Jar

by Sylvia Plath Author

Esther Greenwood is brilliant, beautiful, enormously talented, successful.. and slowly going under. Plath…

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Introducing Postmodernism: A Graphic Guide

Introducing Postmodernism: A Graphic Guide

by Richard Appignanesi Author, Chris Garratt Author and Graphic Guide, A Series Editor

What exactly is postmodernism? This graphic guide clearly explains the enigmatic concept that has been used to define…

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Billionaires: The Lives of the Rich and Powerful

Billionaires: The Lives of the Rich and Powerful

by Darryl Cunningham Author

Billionaires: The Lives of the Rich and Powerful is an informative and funny deconstruction of how the giants of…

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Trouble on Triton: An Ambiguous Heterotopia

Trouble on Triton: An Ambiguous Heterotopia

by Samuel R. Delaney Author and Kathy Acker Foreword

First published in 1976, this innovative, highly intellectual novel by Samuel Delaney—one of science…

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Comestible: Spring 2016

Comestible: Spring 2016

by Anna Brones Author

It's the first issue of Comestible, the food journal edited and published by Culinary Cyclist…

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Comestible: Summer 2016

Comestible: Summer 2016

by Anna Brones Author

The summer issue of Comestible is all about origins: focusing on where some of our favorite foods - wine, chocolate,…

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Against Amazon: and Other Essays

Against Amazon: and Other Essays

by Jorge Carrión Author

Good bookshops are questions without answers. They are places that provoke you intellectually, encode riddles, surprise…

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Bookish Broads: Women Who Wrote Themselves into History

Bookish Broads: Women Who Wrote Themselves into History

by Lauren Marino Author and Alexandra Kilburn Illustrator

Celebrate fierce, trailblazing female writers who challenged the literary canon that has long failed to…

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Writing Wild

Writing Wild

by Kathryn Aalto Author

In Writing Wild, Kathryn Aalto celebrates 25 women whose influential writing helps deepen our connection to and…

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Reading Is Magic: A Book Log for Families

Reading Is Magic: A Book Log for Families

by Emma Straub Foreword

Foster a love of literature with this guided journal for parents and children to record the magic of…

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Syllabus: Notes from an Accidental Professor

Syllabus: Notes from an Accidental Professor

by Lynda Barry Author

Workable writing exercises and advice for all creative minds alike. Filled with doodles, collaged images and texts and…

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The Trial

The Trial

by Franz Kafka Author, David Stuart Davies Foreword, Douglas Scott Translator and Chris Waller Translator

On the morning of his 30th birthday, Joseph is arrested for a crime he didn’t commit. The Trial follows his…

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Run Mad as Often as You Choose: A Jane Austen Notebook

Run Mad as Often as You Choose: A Jane Austen Notebook

by Abrams Noterie Author

Featuring witticisms from Pride and Prejudice, Emma, Sense and Sensibility, and Jane Austen’s other writings,…

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Perfect Example

Perfect Example

by John Porcellino Author

A melancholic memoir of saying goodbye to the familiar, brimming with empathy and a charming, self-aware wit in this…

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Map of My Heart

Map of My Heart

by John Porcellino Author

Never before have so few lines conveyed such a wealth of meaning as in John Porcellino’s quietly riveting book…

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Black Card: A Novel

Black Card: A Novel

by Chris L. Terry Author

NPR's Best Book of the Year: A mixed-race punk rock musician is confronted with the the real dangers of being…

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The Poe Tarot

The Poe Tarot

by Trisha Leigh Shufelt Author

With whimsical yet mysterious illustrations from artist and author Trisha Leigh Shufelt and quotes from the great…

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The American Renaissance Tarot

The American Renaissance Tarot

by Thea Wirsching Author and Celeste Pille Illustrator

In this vividly imagined and elegantly achieved tarot deck, take a journey back through time and literary history to the…

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The Art of Ramona Quimby: Sixty-Five Years of Illustrations from Beverly Cleary's Beloved Books

The Art of Ramona Quimby: Sixty-Five Years of Illustrations from Beverly Cleary's Beloved Books

by Anna Katz Author, Annie Barrows Contributor and Jacqueline Rogers Contributor

The Art of Ramona Quimby explores the evolution of an iconic character in children's lierature—and, arguably,…

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Okay, Universe

Okay, Universe

by Valérie Plante Author, Delphie Côté-Lacroix Illustrator and Helge Dascher Translator

Valérie Plante stood up to the patriarchal power system of her city, took down an incumbent, and became the first…

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The Joy of Walking: Selected Writings

The Joy of Walking: Selected Writings

by Various Author

Classic writers remind us to saunter, march, prowl and wander in this gorgeously curated collection of writing for the…

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The Art of Solitude: Selected Writings

The Art of Solitude: Selected Writings

by Various Author

In a world where we’re more connected than ever, why is it that we’re also more lonely? Dip into this…

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Why I Write

Why I Write

by George Orwell Author

A selection of George Orwell's essays about language and writing, revealing the politics and class…

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