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  • Where I Live Nowby Sharon Butala

    Simon & Schuster 2017; US$ 20.99 US$ 15.50

    An intimate and uplifting book about finding renewal and hope through grief and loss. ?It was a terrible life; it was an enchanted life; it was a blessed life. And, of course, one day it ended.? ? Sharon Butala In the tradition of Joan Didion?s The Year of Magical Thinking , Diana Athill?s Somewhere Towards the End, and Atul Gawande?s Being... more...

  • South and West: From A Notebookby Joan Didion

    HarperCollins Publishers 2017; US$ 11.01

    From the best-selling author of the National Book Award-winning The Year of Magical Thinking: two extended excerpts from her never-before-seen notebooks?writings that offer an illuminating glimpse into the mind and process of a legendary writer. more...

  • Lá dár Saolby Seán Ó Criomhthain

    Foras na Gaeilge 2017; US$ 5.00

    Cé gur mac do Thomás Ó Criomhthain údar an leabhair seo, ná measadh aon duine gurb é seo an tOileánach ina athbhreith. Saol eile ar fad atá ríofa anso dúinn, agus daoine eile, glúin nua atá níos gaolmhaire linn féin, agus méar éadrom shuáilceach ghrinn leagtha ag an údar orthu. Ach is daoine fola agus feola iad ar éirigh leis an údar iad a rianú níos... more...

  • Wife's Heartby Kerrie Davies

    University of Queensland Press 2017; US$ 11.99

    An innovative, imaginative work of biography, examining Bertha and Henry Lawson's marriage through a modern lens Henry Lawson was Australia's bush bard, a revered cultural icon, yet he descended into alcoholism, poverty and an early death. Many blamed his young wife, Bertha, for his personal and creative decline. And yet in April 1903, Bertha Lawson... more...

  • Romanian Notebookby Cyrus Console

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2017; US$ 11.90

    A diaristic exploration of procrastination, pregnancy, and art The day before Cyrus Console and his pregnant wife leave for a monthlong visit to Romania, they receive troubling news?the fetus she?s carrying is at elevated risk for Down syndrome. As the trip unfolds, his worry spirals into broader meditations on parenthood, language, addiction,... more...

  • The Novel of the Centuryby David Bellos

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2017; US$ 18.90

    The definitive biography of the world?s most popular novel Les Misérables is among the most popular and enduring novels ever written. Like Inspector Javert?s dogged pursuit of Jean Valjean, its appeal has never waned, but only grown broader in its one-hundred-and-fifty-year life. Whether we encounter Victor Hugo?s story on the page, onstage,... more...

  • Paris 1959by Michel Contat; Eva Moldenhauer; Luc Weibel

    Limmat Verlag 2017; US$ 15.99

    Im Jahr 1959 bricht der zwanzigjährige Michel Contat auf nach Paris, in die Stadt der Träume, des Ruhms und der Er­nüchterungen. Er schreibt sich an der Sorbonne ein und wohnt Zimmer an Zimmer mit seinem Freund Michel ­Thévoz, ihre Vermieterin trägt wie zu Kriegszeiten Zeitungen gegen die Kälte unter ihren Kleidern und legt ihnen Bücher von Marx und... more...

  • Le Sirop de la Rueby Regis de Soulaines

    Primento Digital Publishing 2017; US$ 10.99

    La vie perçue à travers des yeux d'enfants Dans le Maine et Loire des années 60, Régis de Soulaines promène au pas de course une enfance et une adolescence tourmentées. Cette autobiographie parfois brutale et cruelle est également joyeuse, optimiste et drôle à l?image de son auteur. Des personnages hauts en couleur l?accompagnent dans cette épopée... more...

  • Revolution of the Mindby Mark Polizzotto

    Black Widow Press 2017; US$ 19.99

    The first major biography in English of Surrealism?s founder traces his participation in the Paris Dada group in the 1920s, his seminal experiments with automatic writing, his role in the development of Surrealism, and his encounters with Duchamp, Freud, and Sartre. more...

  • First Thoughtby Michael Schumacher

    University of Minnesota Press 2017; Not Available

    ?The way to point to the existence of the universe is to see one thing directly and clearly and describe it. . . . If you see something as a symbol of something else, then you don't experience the object itself, but you're always referring it to something else in your mind. It's like making out with one person and thinking about another.? ?Ginsberg... more...