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Dunbar

Edward St. Aubyn · Hogarth Press
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A reimagining of one of Shakespeare's most well-read tragedies, by the contemporary, critcally acclaimed master of domestic drama Henry Dunbar, the once all-powerful head of a global media corporation, is not having a good day. In his dotage he hands over care of the corporation to his two eldest...
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Apocalypse Any Day Now: Deep Underground with America's Doomsday Preppers

Tea Krulos · Chicago Review Press
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

Everyone always seems to be talking about the end of the world - Y2K, the Mayan apocalypse, blood moon prophecies, nuclear war, killer robots, you name it. In Apocalypse Any Day Now, journalist Tea Krulos travels the country to try to puzzle out America's obsession with the end of days....
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I Like to Watch: Arguing My Way Through the TV Revolution

Emily Nussbaum · Random House
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

From The New Yorker's fiercely original, Pulitzer Prize-winning culture critic, a provocative collection of new and previously published essays arguing that we are what we watch.

From her creation of the first "Approval Matrix" in New York magazine in 2004...
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Nabokov's Favorite Word Is Mauve: What the Numbers Reveal About the Classics, Bestsellers, and Our Own Writing

Ben Blatt · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

Nabokov's Favorite Word is Mauve is a playful and informative look at what the numbers have to say about our favorite authors and their classic books. It's How Fiction Works or Eats, Shoots & Leaves meets Nate Silver.

There's a famous piece of writing advice...
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Thick: And Other Essays

Tressie McMillan Cottom · The New Press
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

One of Book Riot's "The Best Books We Read in October 2018""To say this collection is transgressive, provocative, and brilliant is simply to tell you the truth." - Roxane Gay, author of Hunger and Bad FeministSmart, humorous, and strikingly original essays by one of "America's...
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Are You Anybody: A Memoir

Jeffrey Tambor · Crown/Archetype
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

It's rare that an actor embodies even one memorable character over the arc of a career. Jeffrey Tambor has managed to create three, beginning with Hank "Hey Now!" Kingsley on The Larry Sanders Show, the series created by Garry Shandling, Jeffrey's first mentor in television....
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Buseyisms: Gary Busey's Basic Instructions Before Leaving Earth

Gary Busey · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Words of wisdom and incredible life stories, told through Gary Busey's unique Buseyisms."What is a Buseyism? I take the letters that spell a word to create a definition for the word in the truth of its deeper, dimensional meaning. I weave in my personal anecdotes along with my musings...
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Startup: A Novel

DOREE SHAFRIR · LITTLE
Pages: 304
Format: Print book


One of the most anticipated books of 2017--Vulture, BuzzFeed, The Millions, Nylon, and Book Riot's "All the Books" Podcast

From veteran online journalist and BuzzFeed writer Doree Shafrir comes a hilarious debut novel that proves there are some dilemmas that no app can solve.

Mack...
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Hilarious Jokes For Teens: The Ultimate Joke Book for Teenagers

Witty Productions · CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Pages: 38
Format: Paperback

Witty Productions introduce... HILARIOUS JOKES FOR TEENS! Get access to hilarious jokes now! These exciting jokes will have you rolling on the floor. Note that some jokes may be inappropriate for young children.
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Cook Like a Local: Flavors That Can Change How You Cook and See the World: A Cookbook

Chris Shepherd · Clarkson Potter
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Chris Shepherd, James Beard Award-winning chef of Houston's Underbelly Hospitality, is a champion of that city's incredibly diverse immigrant cuisines. In his restaurant, he calls out the names of the cooks--Vietnamese, Korean, Indian, and others - who have inspired him, and in his book,...
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How to Be Alone: If You Want To, and Even If You Don't

LANE MOORE · Atria Books
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

The former Sex & Relationships Editor for Cosmopolitan and host of the wildly popular comedy show Tinder Live with Lane Moore presents her poignant, funny, and deeply moving first book.

Lane Moore is best known as an award-winning sex and relationships editor, a comic,...
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Talk to Me

John Kenney · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

From New Yorker contributor and the Thurber Prize-winning author of Truth in Advertising comes a wry yet tenderhearted look at how one man's public fall from grace leads him back to his family, and back to the man he used to be.

It's a story that Ted Grayson has reported...
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Virtually Perfect

PAIGE ROBERTS · Kensington
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

Not so long ago, Lizzie Glass had a successful TV show, a cookbook deal, and a social diary crammed with parties and events. But fame doesn't stay fresh for long. Her show fizzles, her magazine column is canceled, and Lizzie's only option is a summer job as personal chef to the Silvesters,...
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I'll Eat When I'm Dead

Barbara Bourland · Grand Central Publishing
Pages: 328
Format: Hardcover

Refinery29's Best Books of 2017
People
Magazine May Pick
Recommended Reading from the New York Post

Every weekday morning, as the sun rose above Sixth Avenue, a peerless crop of women-frames poised, behavior polished, networks connected, and bodies generally...
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How to Be Safe: A Novel

TOM MCALLISTER · Liveright
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

We Need to Talk about Kevin meets Dept. of Speculation in a novel about one woman's furious grappling with the repercussions of small-town tragedy.

FORMER TEACHER HAD MOTIVE. Recently suspended for a so-called outburst, high school English teacher Anna Crawford is stewing over the injustice...
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