Sontag: Her Life and Work

Sontag: Her Life and WorkOne of the New York Times 17 New Books to Watch For in September One of the Washington Post s Ten Books to Read this September One of O magazine s 18 Must Read Books of Fall 2019 The definitive portrait of one of the American Century s most towering intellectuals her writing and her radical though

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More to the Story

More to the StoryFrom the critically acclaimed author of Amina s Voice comes a new story inspired by Louisa May Alcott s beloved classic, Little Women, featuring four sisters from a modern American Muslim family living in Georgia.When Jameela Mirza is picked to be feature editor of her middle school newspaper, she s

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Whose Story Is This? Old Conflicts, New Chapters

Whose Story Is This? Old Conflicts, New ChaptersNew feminist essays for the MeToo era from the international best selling author of Men Explain Things to Me Who gets to shape the narrative of our times The current moment is a battle royale over that foundational power, one in which women, people of color, non straight people are telling other

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Savage Gods

Savage GodsAfter moving with his wife and two children to a smallholding in Ireland, Paul Kingsnorth expects to find contentment It is the goal he has sought to nest, to find home after years of rootlessness as an environmental activist and author Instead he finds that his tools as a writer are failing h

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White Flights: Race, Fiction, and the American Imagination

White Flights: Race, Fiction, and the American ImaginationA bold, incisive look at race and reparative writing in American fiction, by the author of Your Face in MineWhite Flights is a meditation on whiteness in American fiction and culture from the end of the civil rights movement to the present At the heart of the book, Jess Row ties white flight the

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The Sentence is Death (Hawthorne, #2)

The Sentence is Death (Hawthorne, #2)Death, deception, and a detective with quite a lot to hide stalk the pages of Anthony Horowitz s brilliant new murder mystery, the second in the bestselling series starring Private Investigator Daniel Hawthorne _________________________ You shouldn t be here It s too late These, heard over th

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Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear

Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond FearThe instant 1 NEW YORK TIMES Bestseller A must read for anyone hoping to live a creative life I dare you not to be inspired to be brave, to be free, and to be curious PopSugar From the worldwide bestselling author of Eat Pray Love and City of Girls the path to the vibrant, fulfilling life

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Bunny

BunnySamantha Heather Mackey couldn t be of an outsider in her small, highly selective MFA program at New England s Warren University A scholarship student who prefers the company of her dark imagination to that of most people, she is utterly repelled by the rest of her fiction writing cohort a cl

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A Ladder to the Sky

A Ladder to the SkyMaurice Swift is handsome, charming, and hungry for success The one thing he doesn t have is talent but he s not about to let a detail like that stand in his way After all, a would be writer can find stories anywhere They don t need to be his own Working as a waiter in a West Berlin hotel in 1

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Art Matters

Art MattersCombining Neil Gaiman s extraordinary words with Chris Riddell s deft and striking illustrations, Art Matters will inspire its readers to seize the day in the name of art Neil Gaiman once said that the world always seems brighter when you ve just made something that wasn t there before This litt

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Becoming Mrs. Lewis

Becoming Mrs. LewisIn a most improbable friendship, she found love In a world where women were silenced, she found her voice From New York Times bestselling author Patti Callahan comes an exquisite novel of Joy Davidman, the woman C S Lewis called my whole world When poet and writer Joy Davidman began writing l

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Keep Going: 10 Ways to Stay Creative in Good Times and Bad

Keep Going: 10 Ways to Stay Creative in Good Times and BadKeep Working Keep Playing Keep Creating In his previous books Steal Like an Artist and Show Your Work , both New York Times bestsellers, Austin Kleon gave readers the keys to unlock their creativity and showed them how to become known Now he offers his most inspiring work yet, with ten simple ru

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Stillhet i støyens tid. Gleden ved å stenge verden ute

Stillhet i støyens tid. Gleden ved å stenge verden uteBehind a cacophony of traffic noise, iPhone alerts and our ever spinning thoughts, an elusive notion silence lies in wait But what really is silence Where can it be found And why is it important now than ever Erling Kagge, the Norwegian adventurer and polymath, once spent 50 days walkin

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The Cost of Living: A Working Autobiography

The Cost of Living: A Working AutobiographyA searching examination of all the dimensions of love, marriage, mourning, and kinship from two time Booker Prize finalist Deborah Levy To strip the wallpaper off the fairy tale of The Family House in which the comfort and happiness of men and children has been the priority is to find behind it an

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