Speedy Ortiz: Real Hair EP
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Speedy Ortiz: Real Hair EP

There is no shortage of bands that lay flowers at the feet of ‘90s alt-rock,…

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Against Me!: Transgender Dysphoria Blues
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Against Me!: Transgender Dysphoria Blues

A black and white medical illustration of a cross-section of a female breast: the album…

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Fan Phenomena: Twin Peaks: Edited by Marisa C. Hayes and Franck Boulègue
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Fan Phenomena: Twin Peaks: Edited by Marisa C. Hayes and Franck Boulègue

When Laura Palmer’s body washed ashore, perhaps the most troubling reaction of all—beyond shock, horror,…

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Francis, the Little Fox: by Véronique Boisjoly, illustrated by Katty Maurey
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Francis, the Little Fox: by Véronique Boisjoly, illustrated by Katty Maurey

It makes perfect sense to set a children’s book in a laundromat. With towers of…

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The Dark: by Lemony Snicket, illustrated by Jon Klassen
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The Dark: by Lemony Snicket, illustrated by Jon Klassen

On a Beam of Light: A Story of Albert Einstein: by Jennifer Berne, illustrated by Vladimir Radunsky
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Creepy Carrots!: by Aaron Reynolds, illustrated by Peter Brown
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Creepy Carrots!: by Aaron Reynolds, illustrated by Peter Brown

Gluttony, stalking, delusions, psychic deterioration – just the kinds of subjects fit for a Caldecott-nominated…

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Press Here: by Hervé Tullet
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Press Here: by Hervé Tullet

Crashing its way through the fourth wall is Hervé Tullet’s Press Here, a picture book…

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The Day the Crayons Quit: by Drew Daywalt, illustrated by Oliver Jeffers
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The Day the Crayons Quit: by Drew Daywalt, illustrated by Oliver Jeffers

Once upon a teenaged time, a friend of mine transferred to an out-of-state prep school…

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Open This Little Book: by Jesse Klausmeier, illustrated by Suzy Lee
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Open This Little Book: by Jesse Klausmeier, illustrated by Suzy Lee

One lovely consequence of the rise of e-readers is the emergence of printed works that…

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