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Sankya

by Zakhar Prilepin, Mariya Gusev & Jeff Parker DISQUIET (December 04, 2014)

Sasha “Sankya” Tishin, and his friends are part of a generation stuck between eras. They don’t remember the Soviet Union, but they also don’t believe in the promise of opportunity for all in the corrupt,...


Where Wicked Starts

by Elizabeth Stuckey-French & Patricia Henley Lacewing Books (September 22, 2014)

When stepsisters Nick and Luna suspect that a girl is being held captive, they set out to rescue her.


Damascus Nights

by Rafik Schami & Philip Boehm Interlink Books (August 08, 2014)

In the classical Arab tradition of tale-telling, here is a magical book that celebrates the power of storytelling, delightfully transformed for modern sensibilities by an award-winning author.

The time is present-day...


The Love Book

by Nina Solomon Kaylie Jones Books (December 15, 2014)

An anti-romantic comedy about the misadventures of four women who meet on a singles' bike trip.


The Business of Naming Things

by Michael Coffey Bellevue Literary Press (December 22, 2014)

Poignant tales of fathers, sons, and the search for connection from a wise new voice in American fiction


The Ann Ireland Library: The Blue Guitar / A Certain Mr. Takahashi / Exile / The Instructor

by Ann Ireland Dundurn (November 12, 2014)

This special bundle collects four great pieces of Canadian literary fiction on one bundle, from the vivid imagination and exacting psychological eye of Ann Ireland.


The Fairy Wren

by Ashley Capes Close-Up Books (October 29, 2014)

From the moment a fairy wren drops his lost wedding ring at his feet, Paul realises there's more magic to the world than he thought...

When Paul Fischer receives a strange phone call asking for help, from a...


And They Didn't Die

by Lauretta Ngcobo & Margaret Daymond The Feminist Press at CUNY (September 14, 2014)

A community of women struggle with drought and famine, while their husbands labor in distant lands.


Texas: The Great Theft

by Carmen Boullosa & Samantha Schnee Deep Vellum Publishing (November 10, 2014)

A historical examination of tension and conflict on the Texas-Mexico border, told from the Mexican perspective, that's especially relevant today.


The Sojourn

Chautauqua Prize 2012, Dayton Literary Peace Prize for Fiction 2012

by Andrew Krivak Bellevue Literary Press (April 19, 2011)

A stunning debut novel of brutality and survival on the Southern Front of World War I.


Radiance: A Novel

by Louis B. Jones Counterpoint (May 01, 2011)

Mark Perdue has so many problems that when he starts feeling chest pains on the tarmac at LAX, it dawns on him that a heart attack might be an efficient way out. Once an eminent physicist, he hasn’t published...


This Vacant Paradise: A Novel

by Victoria Patterson Counterpoint (March 10, 2011)

Story Prize and California Book Award finalist Victoria Patterson revisits Newport Beach in This Vacant Paradise, examining the intersections of economics, class, race, sex, and family expectations during the...


Deus Ex Machina

by Andrew Foster Altschul Counterpoint (February 10, 2011)

On a distant island, reality show contestants battle for bragging rights and a slot on next week’s episode. They’ve perfected their dramatic roles and are prepared to do whatever it takes to win. There’s...


The Tsar's Dwarf

by Peter H. Fogtdal & Tiina Nunnally Hawthorne Books (March 01, 2011)

A novel about the aberration and endurance of the human condition translated by Tiina Nunnally. Soerine, a deformed female dwarf from Denmark, is given as a gift to the Russian Tsar, Peter the Great because...


Jesus Land: A Memoir

by Julia Scheeres Counterpoint (March 01, 2009)

The memoir the New York Times Book Review called "heart-stopping and enraging" and about which Entertainment Weekly raved "Jesus Land will break your heart and mend it again"

"Sinners go to: HELL. Rightchuss...


A Russian Story

by Eugenia Kononenko Glagoslav Publications B.V. (November 30, 2013)

He is young, intelligent, well educated, with patriotic sentiments. But certain misunderstandings oblige him to flee from Ukraine. For some reason, everything in his life builds up to a certain Russian scenario....


Down Among The Fishes

by Natalka Babina Glagoslav Publications B.V. (October 18, 2013)

Two twin sisters, natives of Dobratyche, a small Belarusian village on the Buh river close to the border with Poland, set out to examine the events that led to granny Makrynya's unexpected death. Their trek...


Electric City: A Novel

by Elizabeth Rosner Counterpoint (September 22, 2014)

Upstate New York, at the confluence of the great Hudson River and its mighty tributary the Mohawk —from this stunning landscape came the creation of a new world of science. In 1887, Thomas Edison moved his...


The Baltimore Atrocities

by John Dermot Woods Coffee House Press (October 13, 2014)

A whodunit without the who and illustrated compendium of mayhem and misfortune spiraling out from an investigation into two disappearances.


It Will End with Us

by Sam Savage Coffee House Press (October 20, 2014)

A meditation on memory and futility among the ruins of artistic ambition, family myth, and the fall of the South.


Miracle Girls

by MB Caschetta Engine Books (October 13, 2014)

Spiritual visions, a horrific attack, and an order of peacenik nuns change the Bianco family and their community forever.


Tending the Remnant Damage

by Sheila Peters Dundurn (May 16, 2001)

Peters makes her fiction debut with a collection of stories whose characters have seemingly everyday experiences that glimmer with the extraordinary.


The Mount: A Novel

by Carol Emshwiller Small Beer Press (August 01, 2002)

An award-winning novel; a fable of freedom and slavery.


Decline of the Lawrence Welk Empire: A Novel

by Poe Ballantine Hawthorne Books (March 01, 2011)

"It’s impossible not to be charmed by Edgar Donahoe (Publishers Weekly)," and he’s back for another misguided adventure. When Edgar is expelled from college for drunkenly bellowing expletives from a dorm...


The Hollywood Trilogy: A Couple of Comedians, The True Story of Jody McKeegan, and Turnaround

by Don Carpenter Counterpoint (August 18, 2014)

Don Carpenter wrote about Hollywood like no one else. Hollywood Trilogy collects, for the first time, Carpenter’s most significant Hollywood novels—A Couple of Comedians, The Turnaround and The True Life...


Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 30

by Kelly Link & Gavin J Grant Small Beer Press (January 15, 2014)

With the thirtieth issue, LCRW—the only zine named after Winston Churchill's mother—changes everything. We turn blue into tree. We make electricity solid. We publish stories that shake the world so hard it...


The Arsonist's Song Has Nothing to Do With Fire

by Allison Titus Etruscan Press (July 22, 2014)

The Arsonist's Song asks: in our struggle to reconcile the darkest disappointments of our pasts, what joy can we muster?


Swing State

by Michael T. Fournier Three Rooms Press (October 20, 2014)

Swing State unveils the generally overlooked decades-long economic downturn in the rural Northeast. With an unflinching eye, novelist Michael T. Founier lays bare the dim dreams and raw existence of the lives...


Sing in the Morning, Cry at Night

by Barbara J. Taylor Kaylie Jones Books (June 16, 2014)

A page-turning debut novel set in Scranton, Pennsylvania, during the height of coal mining, vaudeville, and evangelism.


The Bride Stripped Bare By Her Bachelors, Even: A Novel

by Chris F. Westbury Counterpoint (May 19, 2014)

This is a wonderful comic novel, about philosophy, the nature of art, the beauty of the ordinary, and about quirky, complete, night & day victims of obsessive-compulsive disorder. Two charming, over-anxious,...


Monastery

by Eduardo Halfon, Lisa Dillman & Daniel Hahn Bellevue Literary Press (September 22, 2014)

The haunting and mysterious journey continues for the hero of the acclaimed The Polish Boxer


Tehran at Twilight

by Salar Abdoh Akashic Books (September 15, 2014)

Friendship, betrayal, and international intrigue populate this brilliant novel in the tradition of Graham Greene and John le Carré.


A Corner of the World

by Mylene Fernández Pintado & Dick Cluster City Lights Publishers (September 01, 2014)

In contemporary Havana, "Do I stay or do I go?" is always the question, and love doesn't necessarily conquer all


Sherwood Nation: a novel

by Benjamin Parzybok Small Beer Press (August 18, 2014)

During a prolonged drought, Portland, Oregon, begins to fall apart. One neighborhood, led by a Robinhood-esque woman, secedes.


School Board

by Mike Freedman Broken Levee Books (August 25, 2014)

Tucker Davis, an eccentric teenager, runs against an energy executive for a school board seat in Houston, Texas, in 1999.


Crazy Horse's Girlfriend

by Erika T. Wurth Curbside Splendor Publishing (August 18, 2014)

Margaritte, an American-Indian teenager trapped in the Denver suburbs, deals drugs, gets pregnant, and fights against a life she hates.


You Are Free to Go

by Sarah Yaw Engine Books (August 25, 2014)

A maximum security prison dominates the lives of prisoners inside and beyond its walls, testing the bonds of three women.


High Clear Bell of Morning

by Ann Eriksson Douglas & McIntyre (March 07, 2014)

High Clear Bell of Morning is the gripping tale of a father’s love and the extent to which he will go to protect his daughter.

Ruby’s life begins to unravel when she hears voices coming from her closet. It...


Prague Summer: A Novel

by Jeffrey Condran Counterpoint (July 21, 2014)

Stefanie and Henry are Americans living in Prague; she works for the State Department, he is a rare books dealer. They live the life of a comfortably married couple—morning coffee at the same café every day,...


Glorious

by Bernice L. Mcfadden Akashic Books (May 01, 2010)

Award-winning novelist Bernice McFadden's highly anticipated new historical novel set amidst the Harlem Renaissance.


The Failure

by James Greer Akashic Books (March 01, 2010)

A hilarious and immaculately written story set in Los Angeles exploring the inevitability of failure.


Jesus Boy

by Preston L. Allen Akashic Books (April 01, 2010)

A majestic new novel that will launch Preston L. Allen into the ranks of Junot Diaz and Toni Morrison.


The Boy Detective Fails

by Joe Meno Akashic Books (September 01, 2006)

Following up the bestseller Hairstyles of the Damned, Meno proves once again why he's the


The Late Work of Margaret Kroftis

by Mark Gluth & Dennis Cooper Akashic Books (January 01, 2010)

A phenomenal debut novella to further establish the literary exellence of Dennis Cooper's Little House on the Bowery series.


John Crow's Devil

by Marlon James Akashic Books (September 01, 2005)

The long-awaited paperback reissue of the acclaimed Jamaican author's debut novel.


Hairstyles of the Damned

by Joe Meno Akashic Books (September 01, 2004)

The debut novel from Akashic's new imprint, PUNK PLANET BOOKS!


Becoming Abigail

by Chris Abani Akashic Books (March 01, 2006)

A breathtaking new novella from the award-winning author of GraceLand


The Age of Dreaming

by Nina Revoyr Akashic Books (April 01, 2008)

Nina Revoyr's long-awaited follow-up to the smash hit and award-winning Southland.


Boston Noir

by Dennis Lehane Akashic Books (November 01, 2009)

There was only ever one candidate for the job of assembling Boston Noir: Dennis Lehane!


Anna In-Between

by Elizabeth Nunez Akashic Books (September 01, 2009)

A trade paperback reissue of Elizabeth Nunez's new novel, a New York Times Editors' Choice.