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  • Faith and Slavery in the Presbyterian Diasporaby William Harrison Taylor; Peter C. Messer; Sir Tom Devine; Richard J. Finlay; Kimberly D. Hill; Gideon Mailer; Joseph S. Moore; Nini Rodgers; William J. Roulston; Valerie Wallace; Iain Whyte

    Lehigh University Press 2016; US$ 84.99

    Faith and Slavery considers how in diverse places?the New Hebrides, Scotland, the United States, and East Central Africa?the Presbyterian faith shaped men?s and women?s interpretations of and interactions with chattel slavery. The chapters highlight how the particular ways Presbyterians framed the Reformed Tradition made slavery an especially problematic... more...

  • In Other Wordsby Jhumpa Lahiri; Ann Goldstein

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2016; US$ 18.99

    In Other Words is a revelation. It is at heart a love story of a long and sometimes difficult courtship, and a passion that verges on obsession: that of a writer for another language. For Jhumpa Lahiri, that love was for Italian, which first captivated and capsized her during a trip to Florence after college. Although Lahiri studied Italian for many... more...

  • On Loveby Charles Bukowski; Abel Debritto

    Canongate Books 2016; US$ 15.79

    In On Love, we see Charles Bukowski reckoning with the complications of love and desire. Alternating between the tough and the tender, the romantic and the gritty, Bukowski exposes the myriad faces of love in the poems collected here - its selfishness and its narcissism, its randomness, its mystery and its misery, and, ultimately, its true joyfulness,... more...

  • Flashbacksby John A. Williams

    Open Road Media 2016; US$ 14.99

    A brilliant and thought-provoking collection of articles, profiles, and opinions from one of the twentieth century?s most acclaimed African American writers A journalist, novelist, and educator, John A. Williams was never afraid to rock boats or take aim at society?s most sacred institutions, white and black. Flashbacks is an essential compilation... more...

  • Paradise of Bombsby Scott Russell Sanders

    Beacon Press 2016; US$ 16.99

    This award-winning collection moves from the dark and technically astonishing title essay?on growing up within the confines of a huge Army arsenal in Ohio?to reflections on mountain hikes, limestone quarries, and fathers teaching their sons. more...

  • Sublime Physickby Patrick Madden

    UNP - Nebraska 2016; US$ 24.95

    A follow-up to Patrick Madden?s award-winning debut, this introspective and exuberant collection of essays is wide-ranging and wild, following bifurcating paths of thought to surprising connections. In Sublime Physick , Madden seeks what is common and ennobling among seemingly disparate, even divisive, subjects, ruminating on midlife, time, family,... more...

  • 150 Years of Solitudeby Laurence Blair

    Random House 2016; US$ 0.00

    Why does a landlocked nation need a navy? Over the centuries, Bolivia has lost territory to Brazil, Argentina, Peru and Paraguay, but its greatest loss was access to the ocean. It lost its only coastline to Chile 150 years ago, but the wound is still fresh. Without a single glorious military victory in their past to provide a cohesive, foundational... more...

  • Head in the Cloudby Sophie McBain

    Random House 2016; US$ 0.00

    There?s something profoundly different about the ways we remember and forget in the age of the internet. With computers, iPhones and apps constantly to hand to record not only facts, but our own memories, we are losing our powers of recall and our pasts are being reshaped by technology. This increased reliance on technology raises serious questions... more...

  • Lady Singham's Mission Against Loveby Snigdha Poonam

    Random House 2016; US$ 0.00

    In a small rural town in India, a female police officer, known as Lady Singham, has achieved local fame for one thing: she has made it her professional and personal mission to launch a violent attack on love. Before her arrival, no one had even seen a female police officer riding a motorbike. But now she is indispensable to the community. She prowls... more...

  • Don't Lose Trackby Jordannah Elizabeth

    John Hunt Publishing 2016; US$ 7.99

    Don't lose track, she moves fast. more...