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The Story of a Goat Cover Image
By Perumal Murugan, N. Kalyan Raman (Translator)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802147516
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Published: Grove Press, Black Cat - December 10th, 2019

From one of India's best-known writers and the author of the National Book Award-longlisted One Part Woman comes a charming and surprising tale of an orphaned goat and the family that decides to take care of her, despite the potential cost to them


The Captain and the Glory: An Entertainment Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780525659082
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Published: Knopf - November 19th, 2019

A savage satire of the United States in the throes of insanity, this blisteringly funny novel tells the story of a noble ship, the Glory, and the loud, clownish, and foul Captain who steers it to the brink of disaster.


Man's 4th Best Hospital Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781984805362
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Published: Berkley - November 12th, 2019

The sequel to the bestselling and highly acclaimed The House of God


Qualityland Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781538732960
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - January 7th, 2020

What if the perfect world wasn't built for you?


Zed: A Novel Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780385545471
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Published: Doubleday - January 14th, 2020

“[An] insightful, unsettling look at how technology impacts our lives. . .Kavenna has skillfully made our present feel like dystopian fiction.” USA TODAY


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.


House of Trelawney: A novel Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780525654919
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Published: Knopf - February 11th, 2020

From the author of The Improbability of Love: a dazzling novel both satirical and moving, about an eccentric, dysfunctional family of English aristocrats, and their crumbling stately home that reminds us how the lives and hopes of women can still be shaped by the ties of family and love.


The Heap: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062957733
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Published: William Morrow - January 7th, 2020

New York Times Book Review Editor's Choice

"The first great science fiction novel of 2020. " —NPR 


Philurius College Blues Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781633939615
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Published: Koehler Books - January 24th, 2020

Dr. Vic Sawyer, the newly appointed director of Academic Affairs for the Philurius College Programs for the Military in Europe, encounters a nemesis of the highest order in the persona of his dean, retired lieutenant colonel Gio Malfatto. Malfatto, aided by the alluring and ambitious Assistant Dean Doris Kink, intends to make Vic's life miserable.


The Plotters: A Novel Cover Image
By Un-su Kim, Sora Kim-Russell (Translated by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780525564805
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Published: Anchor - December 3rd, 2019

Named a Best Thriller of the Year by:
The Washington Post
The Telegraph

"The Plotters’s first convenient comparison may be to the ever-expanding John Wick movies" --Los Angeles Review of Books

A fantastical crime novel set in an alternate Seoul where assassination guilds compete for market dominance.


Jean Stafford: Complete Novels (LOA #324): Boston Adventure / The Mountain Lion / The Catherine Wheel Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781598536447
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Published: Library of America - November 19th, 2019

For the first time in a deluxe hardcover edition, three eerily powerful novels by a midcentury master of social satire and psychological portraiture


The Mutations: A Novel Cover Image
By Jorge Comensal, Charlotte Whittle (Translated by)
$25.00
ISBN: 9780374216535
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - November 12th, 2019

"Jorge Comensal's The Mutations oscillates masterfully between comedy and tragedy, gathering up in its pages a stupendous panoply of characters before whom the reader is never sure whether to smile in sympathy or pity."—Fernando Aramburu, author of Homeland


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