The Shadow King: by Maaza Mengiste
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The Shadow King: by Maaza Mengiste

Maaza Mengiste wants to teach us about Ethiopia and pry our assumptions from our minds.

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John Duns Scotus: by Etienne Gilson
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John Duns Scotus: by Etienne Gilson

Instead of a God operating by “natural reason,” the brash Scots friar John Duns Scotus…

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Wait, Blink: by Gunnhild Øyehaug
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Wait, Blink: by Gunnhild Øyehaug

A quirky, linguistic tome that captures the flourishing, convoluted ouroboros of human imagination.

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The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: by David Treuer
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The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: by David Treuer

Ultimately, The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee crumbles under the weight of its own ambitions.

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Find Me: by André Aciman
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Find Me: by André Aciman

While the prose is simply beautiful, the unexpected story will disappoint fans looking for a…

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Best Dystopia Ever: Swan Song: by Robert McCammon
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City of Devils: by Paul French
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City of Devils: by Paul French

City of Devils is a brilliant, fast-paced must-read that relishes inhabiting the darkest alleys and…

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The Outlaw Ocean: by Ian Urbina
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The Outlaw Ocean: by Ian Urbina

The Outlaw Ocean offers up in-depth looks at people, places and events that few of…

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Return of the Spirit: by Tawfiq al-Hakim
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Return of the Spirit: by Tawfiq al-Hakim

A new Penguin Classics edition will bring this literary culture to a new audience who…

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Give Us Back the Bad Roads: by John Waters
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Give Us Back the Bad Roads: by John Waters

In this latest in a series which chronicles both his journalism and his thoughts as…

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