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Last House (Staff Pick)

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Last House: A Novel By Jessica Shattuck Cover Image
$22.40
ISBN: 9780062979896
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Published: William Morrow - May 14th, 2024

A story of three generations of a family and their involvement in politics, activism, and counterculture. From the CIA's complicity in the Shah's overthrow of Iran's democratic government in the '50s, through the protest movements of the 60s, the family's intricate psychological drama plays out against a vivid historical backdrop.

- David


Coexistence (Staff Pick)

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Coexistence: Stories By Billy-Ray Belcourt Cover Image
$12.79
ISBN: 9781324075943
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 21st, 2024

Belcourt’s characters, most of them Indigenous, many of them queer, struggle with the difficulty of human relations but also sometimes — gloriously — experience the miraculousness of connection. Other themes include colonialism and the creative impulse.

- Rachael


Cross-Stitch (Staff Pick)

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Cross-Stitch By Jazmina Barrera, Christina Macsweeney (Translator) Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9781949641653
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Published: Two Lines Press - April 2nd, 2024

Known primarily for her essay and nonfiction work, Jazmina Barrera engages with the subject of embroidery in her debut novel to reveal both the brutality of womanhood and tenderness of female friendship over time.

- Katie H


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