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Vile Bodies Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316216340
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Published: Back Bay Books - December 11th, 2012

"A wickedly witty and iridescent novel" (Time) from one of England's greatest satirists takes aim at the generation of Bright Young Things that dominated London high society in the 1920s.


Seating Arrangements (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780307743954
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Published: Vintage - May 7th, 2013

National Bestseller

The irresistible story of a summer New England wedding weekend gone awry—a deliciously biting satirical glimpse into the lives of the well-bred and ill-behaved.

Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for First Fiction


The Standardization of Demoralization Procedures Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316426459
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - August 11th, 2020

In a world of spycraft, betrayals, and reversals, a Stasi officer is unraveled by the cruel system he served and by the revelation of a decades-old secret, in this “story that John le Carré might have written for The Twilight Zone” (Washington Post).

A BuzzFeed Best Book of 2020


On November 9, 1989, Bernd Zeiger, a Stasi o


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

LONGLISTED FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR TRANSLATED LITERATURE

As he did in the award-winning One Part Woman, in his newest novel, The Story of a Goat, Perumal Murugan explores a side of India that is rarely considered in the West: the rural lives of the country's farming community.


Vernon Subutex 2: A Novel Cover Image
By Virginie Despentes, Frank Wynne (Translated by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780374283254
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Published: FSG Originals - July 7th, 2020

Part social epic, part punk-rock thriller, writer/filmmaker Virginie Despentes’s Vernon Subutex trilogy continues the Man Booker International Prize shortlisted sprawling tale of an ex-record shop clerk’s celebrity fortunes and misfortunes.


The Ventriloquists Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780778310167
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Published: Park Row - August 25th, 2020

" A] remarkable saga.... Engrossing." --Booklist, starred review

In this triumphant debut inspired by true events, a ragtag gang of journalists and resistance fighters risk everything for an elaborate scheme to undermine the Reich.


Dirty Birds Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9781550818079
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Published: Breakwater Books - July 31st, 2020

***LONGLISTED FOR CANADA READS 2021***

***STEPHEN LEACOCK MEADAL FOR HUMOUR: SHORTLIST***

***APMA BEST ATLANTIC PUBLISHED BOOK AWARD: SHORTLIST***

***THOMAS RADDALL ATLANTIC FICTION AWARD: SHORTLIST***

***MARGARET AND JOHN SAVAGE FIRST BOOK AWARD FOR FICTION: SHORTLIST***


Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk: Selected Stories of Nikolai Leskov Cover Image
By Nikolai Leskov, Robert Chandler (Translated by), Donald Rayfield (Translated by), Donald Rayfield (Introduction by), William Edgerton (Translated by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781681374901
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Published: NYRB Classics - October 13th, 2020

A new collection of the renowned Russian writer's best short work, including a masterful translation of the famous title story.


Black Card Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781646220199
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Published: Catapult - August 11th, 2020

In this NPR Best Book of the Year, a mixed-race punk rock musician must face the real dangers of being Black in America in this "wise meditation on race, authenticity, and belonging" (Nylon).


How Could She: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525559405
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Published: Penguin Books - July 14th, 2020

"Brilliant. . . . The perfect summer read." --Nylon

"[A] compulsively readable page-turner." --Cosmopolitan

An assured and savagely funny novel about three old friends as they navigate careers, husbands, an ex-fiancé, new suitors, and, most important, their relationships with one another


Man's 4th Best Hospital Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593097786
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Published: Berkley - November 3rd, 2020

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


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Hits and Misses: Stories Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316468886
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Published: Back Bay Books - March 10th, 2020

A hilarious collection inspired by a former Saturday Night Live writer's real experiences in Hollywood, chronicling the absurdity of fame and the humanity of failure in a world dominated by social media influencers and reality TV stars.