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  • The Island of Missing Trees

    A Novel

    by Elif Shafak ...
    A REESE'S BOOK CLUB PICK"A wise novel of love and grief, roots and branches, displacement and home, faith and belief. Balm for our bruised times." -David Mitchell, author of Utopia AvenueA rich, magical new novel on belonging and identity, love and trauma, nature and renewal, from the Booker-shortlisted author of 10 Minutes 38 Seconds in This Strange World.Two teenagers, a Greek C... ... Read more

    $15.49 USD

  • God of Mercy

    A Novel

    by Okezie Nwoka ...
    **“Nwoka’s debut feels like a dream, or a fable, or something in between . . . Recommended for fans of Nnedi Okorafor’s Remote Control or Nghi Vo’s The Empress of Salt and Fortune.” —Ashley Rayner, Booklist"[God of Mercy] owes a debt to Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart, revising that novel's message for the recent past . . . A well-turned dramatization of spiritual and social culture clashes." ... Read more

    $16.99 USD $1.99 USD

  • The Final Revival of Opal & Nev

    by Dawnie Walton ...
    An electrifying novel about the meteoric rise of an iconic interracial rock duo in the 1970s, their sensational breakup, and the dark secrets unearthed when they try to reunite decades later for one last tour.A GOOD MORNING AMERICA BUZZ PICKNAMED A BEST BOOK OF 2021 BY BARACK OBAMA * THE WASHINGTON POST *NPR* ESQUIRE * ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY * GOODREADS * THE MILLIONS * READER’S DIGEST * ... Read more

    $12.99 USD $6.99 USD

  • The Space Between Us

    A Novel

    **“This is a story intimately and compassionately told against the sensuous background of everyday life in Bombay.”—Washington Post Book World“Bracingly honest.”**—New York Times Book ReviewThe author of Bombay Time, If Today Be Sweet, and The Weight of Heaven, Thrity Umrigar is as adept and compelling in The Space Between Us—vividly capturing the social struggles of modern India in a luminous, .. ... Read more

    $13.99 USD $1.99 USD

  • Marriage of a Thousand Lies

    by SJ Sindu ...
    “What a gorgeous, heartbreaking novel.”—Roxane GayA necessary and exciting addition to both the Sri Lankan-American and LGBTQ canons, SJ Sindu's debut novel offers a moving and sharply rendered exploration of friendship, family, love, and loss.Lucky and her husband, Krishna, are gay. They present an illusion of marital bliss to their conservative Sri Lankan–American families, while each dates on ... Read more

    $9.99 USD $1.99 USD

  • Daughter of the Moon Goddess

    A Novel

    by Sue Lynn Tan ...
    series Celestial Kingdom #1
    A captivating debut fantasy inspired by the legend of the Chinese moon goddess, Chang’e , in which a young woman’s quest to free her mother pits her against the most powerful immortal in the realm and sets her on a dangerous path—where choices come with deadly consequences, and she risks losing more than her heart.Growing up on the moon, Xingyin is accustomed to solitude, unaware that she is being ... Read more

    $14.99 USD

  • The Dragon Republic

    by R. F Kuang ...
    series The Poppy War #2
    Rin’s story continues in this acclaimed sequel to The Poppy War—an epic fantasy combining the history of twentieth-century China with a gripping world of gods and monsters.The war is over.The war has just begun.Three times throughout its history, Nikan has fought for its survival in the bloody Poppy Wars. Though the third battle has just ended, shaman and warrior Rin cannot forget the atrocity she ... Read more

    $12.99 USD $1.99 USD

  • The Most Beautiful Girl in Cuba

    Named one of 2021’s Most Anticipated Historical Novels and Best Beach Reads by Entertainment Weekly ∙ Oprah Magazine ∙ Travel + Leisure ∙ BuzzFeed ∙ Parade ∙ PopSugar ∙ Bustle ∙ SheReads ∙ Brit + Co and more!**“An exciting and inspiring read that shows us how womanhood, courage and revolution are three words that often mean the same thing.”―NPRAt the end of the nineteenth century, three ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • The Incendiaries

    A Novel

    by R. O. Kwon ...
    **Now a National Bestseller"Religion, politics, and love collide in this slim but powerful novel reminiscent of Donna Tartt's The Secret History, with menace and mystery lurking in every corner." --People Magazine"The most buzzed-about debut of the summer, as it should be...unusual and enticing ... The Incendiaries arrives at precisely the right moment." --The Washington Post"Radiant...A dark, ... Read more

    $12.99 USD $9.99 USD

  • The Secrets Between Us

    A Novel

    “A powerful, urgent novel that wields issues of gender and class like a blade. . . . This intergenerational novel asks hard questions about who we are, who we can become, and what awaits on the other side of our becoming. Thrity Umrigar is known as a bold and generous writer, and The Secrets Between Us only further establishes her reputation.” — Wiley Cash, author of The Last BalladBhima, the ... Read more

    $13.99 USD $1.99 USD

  • The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois

    An Oprah's Book Club Novel

    INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERONE OF BARACK OBAMA'S FAVORITE BOOKS OF 2021AN OPRAH BOOK CLUB SELECTIONLONGLISTED FOR THE PEN/HEMINGWAY AWARD FOR DEBUT NOVEL • LONGLISTED FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR FICTION • A FINALIST FOR THE KIRKUS PRIZE FOR FICTION • SHORTLISTED FOR THE CENTER FOR FICTION FIRST NOVEL PRIZE • LONGLISTED FOR THE ASPEN WORDS LITERARY PRIZEA New Yo... ... Read more

    $14.99 USD

  • The Tattooist of Auschwitz

    A Novel

    The #1 International Bestseller & New York Times BestsellerThis beautiful, illuminating tale of hope and courage is based on interviews that were conducted with Holocaust survivor and Auschwitz-Birkenau tattooist Ludwig (Lale) Sokolov—an unforgettable love story in the midst of atrocity.***“***The Tattooist of Auschwitz is an extraordinary document, a story about the extremes of human behavior ... Read more

    $10.99 USD

  • Galerie

    One woman's quest for truth reveals a dark family secret long buried in Prague's Nazi past.WINNER: Pinnacle Book Achievement Award, Fall 2015 -- Best Books in FictionFINALIST: Readers' Favorite Book Awards 2016 -- Historical Fiction"Imagine Stephen King wrote Schindler's List..." ~ NikkiEvery family holds to secrets, but some are far darker, reach deeper, and touch a rawer n... ... Read more

    $4.99 USD

  • Welcome to Lagos

    A Novel

    “Storylines and twists abound. But action is secondary to atmosphere: Onuzo excels at evoking a stratified city, where society weddings feature ‘ice sculptures as cold as the unmarried belles’ and thugs write tidy receipts for kickbacks extorted from homeless travelers.” —The New YorkerWhen army officer Chike Ameobi is ordered to kill innocent civilians, he knows it is time to desert his post. As ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • Disruption: New Short Fiction from Africa

    Dissent, disease, disaster. This genre-spanning anthology explores the many ways that we grow, adapt, and survive in the face of our ever-changing global realities. These evocative, often prescient, stories showcase new and emerging writers from across Africa to investigate many of the pressing issues of our time: climate change, pandemics, social upheaval, surveillance, and more. In Disruption, ... Read more

    $9.89 USD

  • The Last One

    A Novel

    by Fatima Daas ...
    Translated by Lara Vergnaud ...
    **PEN Translation Prize LonglistBustle: Best Book of the MonthLibrary Journal: Best Debut Novel of the SeasonLambda Literary: Most Anticipated Book of the MonthDrawn from the author’s experiences growing up in a Paris banlieue, a powerful, lyric debut that explores the diverse, often conflicting facets of her identity—French, Algerian, Muslim, lesbian.**The youngest daughter of Algerian immigrants ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • The Night Watchman

    WINNER OF THE 2021 PULITZER PRIZE FOR FICTIONNEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERWASHINGTON POST, AMAZON, NPR, CBS SUNDAY MORNING, KIRKUS, CHICAGO PUBLIC LIBRARY, AND GOOD HOUSEKEEPING BEST BOOK OF 2020Based on the extraordinary life of National Book Award-winning author Louise Erdrich’s grandfather who worked as a night watchman and carried the fight against Native dispossession fro... ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • The Burning God

    by R. F Kuang ...
    series The Poppy War #3
    The exciting end to The Poppy War trilogy, R. F. Kuang’s acclaimed, award-winning epic fantasy that combines the history of twentieth-century China with a gripping world of gods and monsters, to devastating, enthralling effect.After saving her nation of Nikan from foreign invaders and battling the evil Empress Su Daji in a brutal civil war, Fang Runin was betrayed by allies and left for dead ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • Tell Me How to Be

    A Novel

    by Neel Patel ...
    *** INAUGURAL LILLY'S LIBRARY BOOK CLUB PICK FROM LILLY SINGH *A Most Anticipated Book (The TODAY Show,** Good Morning America,Harper’s Bazaar, Reader’s Digest, The Millions, Lambda Literary, Goodreads, PopSugar, Bustle, Chicago Review of Books, Alta, Apartment Therapy)From rising star Neel Patel (“refreshing…defiant…consistently surprising” --New York Times), a darkly funny and heartbreak... ... Read more

    $13.99 USD

  • Memoirs of a Polar Bear

    by Yoko Tawada ...
    Translated by Susan Bernofsky ...
    The Memoirs of a Polar Bear stars three generations of talented writers and performers—who happen to be polar bearsThe Memoirs of a Polar Bear has in spades what Rivka Galchen hailed in the New Yorker as “Yoko Tawada’s magnificent strangeness”—Tawada is an author like no other. Three generations (grandmother, mother, son) of polar bears are famous as both circus performers and writers in East ... Read more

    $13.09 USD

  • Stones for Ibarra

    by Harriet Doerr ...
    Winner of the National Book Award for First Work of Fiction"A very good novel indeed, with echoes of Gabriel García Márquez, Katherine Anne Porter, and even Graham Greene."--The New York TimesRichard and Sara Everton, just over and just under forty, have come to the small Mexican village of Ibarra to reopen a copper mine abandoned by Richard’s grandfather fifty years before. They have mortgaged, ... Read more

    $11.99 USD $4.99 USD

  • Pachinko (National Book Award Finalist)

    by Min Jin Lee ...
    **A New York Times Top Ten Book of the Year and National Book Award finalist, Pachinko is an "extraordinary epic" of four generations of a poor Korean immigrant family as they fight to control their destiny in 20th-century Japan (San Francisco Chronicle).NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF 2017 * A USA TODAY TOP TEN OF 2017 * JULY PICK FOR THE PBS NEWSHOUR-NEW YORK TIMES BOOK CLUB NOW READ THIS * ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

    by Betty Smith ...
    A PBS Great American Read Top 100 PickThe beloved American classic about a young girl's coming-of-age at the turn of the twentieth century.From the moment she entered the world, Francie Nolan needed to be made of stern stuff, for the often harsh life of Williamsburg demanded fortitude, precocity, and strength of spirit. Often scorned by neighbors for her family’s erratic and eccentric behavior ... Read more

    $13.99 USD

  • The Family Tree

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA FIRST NOVEL AWARD 2020LONGLISTED FOR THE AUTHORS’ CLUB BEST FIRST NOVEL AWARD 2021SHORTLISTED FOR THE DIVERSE BOOK AWARDS 2021SHORTLISTED FOR THE PORTICO PRIZE 2022‘One of the best new books by black and POC authors in 2020’ Cosmopolitan‘Top Book Releases To Look Forward To In 2020’ Bustle**‘Poignantly p... ... Read more

    $11.99 USD $0.99 USD