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I Lost My Girlish Laughter Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781984897763
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Published: Vintage - November 5th, 2019

A lost literary gem of Hollywood in the 1930s, I Lost My Girlish Laughter is a thinly veiled send-up of the actors, producers, writers, and directors of the Golden Age of the studio system.


Oligarchy Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781640093065
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - January 14th, 2020

From the author of The Seed Collectors comes a darkly comic take on power, privilege, and the pressure put on young women to fit in--and be thin--at their all-girls boarding school


Processed Cheese: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316043373
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - January 21st, 2020

From an "astonishing" writer (Toni Morrison), the savagely funny story of a couple who unexpectedly come into some money in a wealth-obsessed America deranged by Mammon.


Nietzsche and the Burbs Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781612198125
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Published: Melville House - December 3rd, 2019

In a work of blistering dark hilarity, a young Nietzsche experiences life in a metal band & the tribulations of finals season in a modern secondary school


The Dreamed Part Cover Image
By Rodrigo Fresan, Will Vanderhyden (Translator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781948830058
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Published: Open Letter - November 12th, 2019

Following his failure to break into the Hadron Collider and merge with the so-called "God particle," The Writer from The Invented Part can no longer write or sleep. Instead, he lies awake, imagining and reimagining key moments of his life, spinning out a series of insomniac visions every bit as thought-provoking as they are dreamlike.


Puddin' on the Blitz Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780727889157
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Published: Severn House Publishers - December 3rd, 2019

The success of Magdalena Yoder's new Amish-Asian restaurant is threatened by murder in the deliciously quirky new Pennsylvania-Dutch mystery.


Emma Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781912714261
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Published: Chiltern Publishing - October 1st, 2019

Jane Austen teased readers with the idea of a 'heroine whom no one but myself will much like', but Emma is irresistible. 'Handsome, clever, and rich', Emma is also an 'imaginist', 'on fire with speculation and foresight'. She sees the signs of romance all around her, but thinks she will never be married.


Autopsy of a Boring Wife Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781487004613
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Published: Arachnide Editions - September 3rd, 2019

Like a Qu b cois Bridget Jones's Diary, Marie-Ren e Lavoie's Autopsy of a Boring Wife tells the hysterically funny and ultimately touching tale of forty-eight-year-old Diane, a woman whose husband leaves her and is having an affair because, he says, she bores him.


Fly Already: Stories Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781594633270
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 3rd, 2019

From a "genius" (New York Times) storyteller: a new, subversive, hilarious, heart-breaking collection.

"There is sweetheartedness and wisdom and eloquence and transcendence in his stories because these virtues exist in abundance in Etgar himself... I am very happy that Etgar and his work are in the world, making things better." --George Saunders


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Little: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525534334
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 22nd, 2019

The wry, macabre, unforgettable tale of an ambitious orphan in Revolutionary Paris, befriended by royalty and radicals, who transforms herself into the legendary Madame Tussaud.


Bob Honey Sings Jimmy Crack Corn Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781644280584
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Published: Rare Bird Books - September 10th, 2019

Bob Honey Sings Jimmy Crack Corn--the madcap follow-up to his debut novel, which was hailed by authors as diverse as Salman Rushdie, Jane Smiley, and Paul Theroux --explores the deepest recesses of American politics and culture.


Live a Little: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781984824219
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Published: Hogarth - September 10th, 2019

From the Man Booker Prize-winning author of The Finkler Question and J, and one of “our funniest writers alive” (Allison Pearson): a wickedly observed novel of old age and new love.


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