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A Bright Ray of Darkness: A novel (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780804170529
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Published: Vintage - January 18th, 2022

The blistering story of a young man making his Broadway debut in Henry IV just as his marriage implodes—a "witty, wise, and heartfelt novel" (Washington Post) about art and love, fame and heartbreak from the acclaimed actor/writer/director.


Promise Broken (Promises #1) Cover Image
By K'Wan
$17.99
ISBN: 9781799961390
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Published: Blackstone Publishing - March 15th, 2022

Beware of the company you keep.

K'wan's urban fiction coming-of-age novel, Promise Broken, is set in the gritty streets of Newark, New Jersey. The story follows seventeen-year-old Promise Mohammed as she attempts to uphold friendships and new relationships--even if they lead to her demise.


Wifey's Next Hustle Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781496734754
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Published: Dafina - March 29th, 2022

Nearly 15 years after her real-life inspired, blockbuster Wifey Series launched nationally bestselling author Kiki Swinson to stardom, this first installment in her sizzling spin-off series receives its mainstream paperback release.


Sister Carrie (Vintage Classics) Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9780593314883
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Published: Vintage - December 28th, 2021

This landmark novel about a small-town girl who runs away to the big city has been hailed as one of the greatest portraits of urban life in American literature.


Love in the Big City Cover Image
By Sang Young Park, Anton Hur (Translator)
$26.00
ISBN: 9780802158789
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Published: Grove Press - November 16th, 2021

A funny, transporting, surprising, and poignant novel that was one of the highest-selling debuts of recent years in Korea, Love in the Big City tells the story of a young gay man searching for happiness in the lonely city of Seoul


Trust Cover Image
By Domenico Starnone, Jhumpa Lahiri (Translator)
$17.00
ISBN: 9781609457037
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Published: Europa Editions - November 9th, 2021

A MOST ANTICIPATED BOOK OF FALL 2021


Following the international success of Ties and the National Book Award-shortlisted Trick, Domenico Starnone gives readers another searing portrait of human relationships and human folly.


The Interim Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9781949641233
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Published: Two Lines Press - November 2nd, 2021

"Comic and terrifying and profound." --Rachel Kushner, The Guardian (Best Books 2021)


West Side Story Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781982147150
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Published: Gallery Books - November 16th, 2021

The classic novelization of one of Broadway’s most enduring and beloved musicals, updated with a beautiful new cover.

Maria is young and innocent and has never known love—until Tony.


The Unknown Woman of the Seine: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781953002051
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Published: Delphinium - November 2nd, 2021

In the late autumn of 1889, the body of an unknown woman appeared on the banks of the Seine River in Paris. It was taken to the city morgue behind Notre Dame and put on display for a month, according to protocol.


Shelter in Place Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781620404881
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - November 23rd, 2021

“Very funny and unexpected, a material response to our times, plush as velvet.” –Rachel Cusk
“Wickedly funny and emotionally expansive.” – Jenny Offill


We Are Watching Eliza Bright Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781538717646
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - January 4th, 2022

Named a Best Book of 2021 by NPR  Harper’s Bazaar • CrimeReads • Electric Literature • Autostraddle

In this thrilling story of survival and anger, a woman has her whole life turned upside down after speaking out against workplace hostility–and inadvertently becomes the leader of a cultural movement.


Life After Death: A Novel Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781982139148
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Published: Atria/Emily Bestler Books - February 15th, 2022

INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
INSTANT USA TODAY BESTSELLER

The long-anticipated sequel to Sister Souljah’s million copy New York Times bestseller The Coldest Winter Ever.

Winter Santiaga hit time served.