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Claiming a Body: Short Stories Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780913785669
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Published: Moon City Press - April 15th, 2019

The stories in Amanda Marbais’s Claiming a Body read like dispatches from a frontline strewn with infected relationships, metastasizing anxieties, and cultural fatigue.


Ayiti Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802128263
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Published: Grove Press - June 12th, 2018

Roxane Gay is an award-winning literary voice praised for her fearless and vivid prose, and her debut collection Ayiti exemplifies the raw talent that made her "one of the voices of our age" (National Post, Canada).


Stella Maris: And Other Key West Stories Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781885983688
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Published: Turtle Point Press - April 9th, 2019

"One of the best social observers in American fiction." --John Freeman, Literary Hub

"Mr. Carroll's world is a little vicious, slippery in its sexuality . . . strangely reminiscent of the hootier, hard-candy end of the Tennessee Williams spectrum. It is flat-out odd, fun, and seeming true." --Padgett Powell


The Bazaar of Bad Dreams: Stories Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781501197956
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Published: Scribner - March 20th, 2018

Includes the story “Premium Harmony”—set in the fictional town of Castle Rock, Maine

The masterful #1 New York Times bestselling story collection from O.


This Wicked Tongue Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781771962797
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Published: Biblioasis - June 25th, 2019

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Mary Ventura and the Ninth Kingdom: A Story Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062940834
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Published: Harper Perennial - January 22nd, 2019

Never before published, this newly discovered story by literary legend Sylvia Plath stands on its own and is remarkable for its symbolic, allegorical approach to a young woman’s rebellion against convention and forceful taking control of her own life. 


Brief Cases (Dresden Files) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780451492111
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Published: Ace - June 4th, 2019

An all-new Dresden Files story headlines this urban fantasy short story collection starring the Windy City’s favorite wizard.


Insurrections: Stories (University Press of Kentucky New Poetry & Prose) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780813174402
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Published: University Press of Kentucky - July 20th, 2017

A suicidal father looks to an older neighbor -- and the Cookie Monster -- for salvation and sanctuary as his life begins to unravel. A man seeking to save his estranged, drug-addicted brother from the city's underbelly confronts his own mortality. A chess match between a girl and her father turns into a master class about life, self-realization, and pride: "Now hold on little girl....


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Get in Trouble: Stories Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812986495
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - February 9th, 2016

FINALIST FOR THE PULITZER PRIZE • NATIONAL BESTSELLER • A bewitching story collection from a writer hailed as “the most darkly playful voice in American fiction” (Michael Chabon) and “a national treasure” (Neil Gaiman).

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY


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A Manual for Cleaning Women: Selected Stories Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781250094735
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Published: Picador - August 2nd, 2016

A Manual for Cleaning Women compiles the best work of the legendary short-story writer Lucia Berlin.


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Labyrinths Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780811216999
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Published: New Directions Publishing Corporation - May 17th, 2007


This new edition of Labyrinths, the classic representative selection of Borges' writing edited by Donald A. Yates and James E. Irby (in translations by themselves and others), includes the text of the original edition (as augmented in 1964) as well as Irby's biographical and critical essay, a poignant tribute by Andr Maurois, and a chronology of the author's life.


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The Thing Around Your Neck Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780307455918
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Published: Anchor - June 1st, 2010

A dazzling story collection from the best-selling author of Americanah and We Should All Be Feminists, “one of the world’s great contemporary writers” (Barack Obama).


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