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Sing, Unburied, Sing: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781501126079
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Published: Scribner - May 8th, 2018

WINNER of the NATIONAL BOOK AWARD and A NEW YORK TIMES TOP 10 BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR

A finalist for the Kirkus Prize, Andrew Carnegie Medal, Aspen Words Literary Prize, and a New York Times bestseller, this majestic, stirring, and widely praised novel from two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward, the story of a family on a journey through rural Mississippi, is


The Book in Room 316 Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501156663
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Published: Gallery Books - July 10th, 2018

#1 national bestselling and award-winning author ReShonda Tate Billingsley delivers another moving, evocative, and timely novel about how a small seed of hope can change the course of one’s life.

Savannah Graham thought she had the perfect marriage…until grief drove her husband into the arms of his best friend’s wife.


What We Lose: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780735221734
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Published: Penguin Books - June 5th, 2018

A National Book Foundation 5 Under 35 Honoree
NBCC John Leonard First Book Prize Finalist
Aspen Words Literary Prize Finalist
California Book Award First Fiction Finalist
Hurston/Wright Legacy Award Debut Novel Nominee
Longlisted for the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction & the Brooklyn Public Library Literary Prize


The Solace of Water Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780718075668
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Published: Thomas Nelson - June 5th, 2018

In a time of grief and heartache, an unlikely friendship provides strength and solace.


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Mem Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781944700553
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Published: Unnamed Press - May 22nd, 2018

Buzzfeed's #1 Book to Read this Spring
A Best Book of the Month at The Washington Post, Bustle, and Chicago Review of Books

MEM is a rare novel, a small book carrying very big ideas, the kind of story that stays with you long after you've finished reading it.


Head Games Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781496710833
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Published: Dafina - August 28th, 2018

New York Times bestselling author Mary B. Morrison delivers a sizzling, twist-filled tale of four competitive friends, a dangerous bet—and high-stakes consequences no one can afford to win . . .
 


Influence Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781945855078
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Published: Urban Books - August 28th, 2018

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Family Business crime series comes a deliciously provocative legal page-turner about the Hudson family.


Better Late Than Never (Curtis Black #15) Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781455569762
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - July 31st, 2018

In this stunning conclusion to the bestselling Reverend Curtis Black series, Curtis's secret past returns in an unwelcome--but ultimately healing--visit.


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Heads of the Colored People: Stories Cover Image
$23.00
ISBN: 9781501167997
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Published: Atria / 37 INK - April 10th, 2018

Calling to mind the best works of Paul Beatty and Junot Díaz, this collection of moving, timely, and darkly funny stories examines the concept of black identity in this so-called post-racial era.

A stunning new talent in literary fiction, Nafissa Thompson-Spires grapples with black identity and the contemporary middle class in these compelling, boundary-pushing vignettes.

Each


Chariot on the Mountain Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781496713094
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Published: Kensington - July 31st, 2018

Based on little-known true events, this astonishing account from Emmy and Peabody Award-winning journalist Jack Ford vividly recreates a treacherous journey toward freedom, a time when the traditions of the Old South still thrived—and is a testament to determination, friendship, and courage . . .  


Praise Song for the Butterflies Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781617755750
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Published: Akashic Books - July 3rd, 2018

"McFadden, writer of great, imaginative novels for years now (including Sugar and Gathering of Waters), is back with one of her best yet. Exploring ritual sacrifice in contemporary West Africa, Praise Song offers a fascinating, painful glimpse into a world beyond America's shores, filled with tragedy and love and hope."
--Entertainment Weekly


Goodfellas Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781945855191
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Published: Urban Books - July 31st, 2018

Headlined by New York Times bestseller Carl Weber, three authors bring readers tales of power, greed, and ambition set in some of the country’s roughest neighborhoods.
           


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