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Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning

Cathy Park Hong · One World
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

A ruthlessly honest, emotionally charged exploration of the psychological condition of being Asian American, by an award-winning poet and essayistHow do we speak honestly about the Asian American condition--if such a thing exists?Poet and essayist Cathy Park Hong fearlessly and provocatively...
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Too Much: How Victorian Constraints Still Bind Women Today

Vorona Cote, Rachel · Grand Central Publishing
Pages: 320
Format: Paperback

Lacing cultural criticism, Victorian literature, and storytelling together, TOO MUCH explores how culture corsets women's bodies, souls, and sexualities--and how we might finally undo the strings.A weeping woman is a monster. So too is a fat woman, a horny woman, a woman shrieking with...
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The King's Beast: A Mystery of the American Revolution

Eliot Pattison · Counterpoint
Pages: 432
Format: Hardcover

When Duncan McCallum is asked by Benjamin Franklin to retrieve an astonishing cache of fossils from the Kentucky wilderness, his excitement as a naturalist blinds him to his treacherous path. But as murderers stalk him Duncan discovers that the fossils of this American incognitum are not nearly...
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The Measure of Our Lives: A Gathering of Wisdom

Toni Morrison · Knopf
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

At once the ideal introduction to Toni Morrison and a lovely and moving keepsake for her devoted readers: a treasury of quotations from her work. With a foreword by Zadie Smith."She was our conscience. Our seer. Our truthteller." --Oprah WinfreyThis inspirational book juxtaposes...
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Poems About Trees

Harry Thomas · Everyman's Library
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A unique anthology of poems--from around the world and through the ages--that celebrate trees. For thousands of years humans have variously worshipped trees, made use of them, admired them, and destroyed them--and poets have long chronicled the relationship. Poets from Homer and Virgil...
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One Fatal Flaw: A Daniel Pitt Novel

Anne Perry · Ballantine Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Two fiery deaths have young lawyer Daniel Pitt and his scientist friend Miriam fford Croft racing to solve a forensic crisis in this explosive new novel from New York Times bestselling author Anne Perry. When a desperate woman comes to Daniel Pitt seeking a lawyer for her boyfriend, Rob Adwell,...
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Author in Chief: The Untold Story of Our Presidents and the Books They Wrote

Craig Fehrman · Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster
Pages: 448
Format: Hardcover

"One of the best books on the American presidency to appear in recent years." - Thomas Mallon, The Wall Street Journal "Fun and fascinating ... It's witty, charming, and fantastically learned. I loved it." - Rick Perlstein Based on a decade of research and reporting,...
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