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Author: Glory Edim
Release Date: October 30, 2018
An inspiring collection of essays by black women writers, curated by the founder of the popular book club Well-Read Black Girl, on the importance of recognizing ourselves in literature.

Remember that moment when you first encountered a character in a book who seemed to be written just for you.
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Author: Heather Havrilesky
Release Date: October 02, 2018
By the acclaimed critic, memoirist, and advice columnist, an impassioned collection tackling our obsession with self-improvement and urging readers to embrace the imperfections of the everyday

Heather Havrilesky's writing has been called "whip-smart and profanely funny" (Entertainment Weekly) and "required reading for all humans" (Celeste Ng).
$17.50
ISBN: 9780525638087
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Author: June Eric-Udorie
Release Date: September 25, 2018
“The intersectional feminist anthology we all need to read” (Bustle), edited by a remarkable and inspiring nineteen-year-old activist who the BBC named one of 100 “inspirational and influential women” of 2016

Why is it difficult for so many women to fully identify with the word “feminist”.
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ISBN: 9780525641063
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Author: Jeanne Marie Laskas
Release Date: September 18, 2018
Every day, President Obama received ten thousand letters from constituents. Every night, he read ten of them before going to bed. This is the story of the profound ways in which they shaped his presidency.

Every evening for eight years, at his request, President Obama received ten handpicked letters written by ordinary American citizens—the unfiltered voice of a nation—from his Office of Presidential Correspondence.
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Author: Dessa | Narrator: Dessa
Release Date: September 18, 2018
In her literary debut memoir, rapper and singer Dessa gives a candid account of her life in the van as a hard-touring musician, her determination to beat long odds to make a name for herself, and her struggle to fall out of love with someone in her band.
$17.50
ISBN: 9780525641995
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Author: Philip Pullman | Narrator: Simon Mason and Philip Pullman
Release Date: September 18, 2018
From the internationally best-selling author of the His Dark Materials trilogy, a spellbinding journey into the secrets of his art--the narratives that have shaped his vision, his experience of writing, and the keys to mastering the art of storytelling.
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Author: Joshua Cohen | Narrator: Jonathan Davis
Release Date: August 14, 2018
“The nonfiction novel of our moment.”—Jonathan Lethem

A wide-ranging, rule-bending collection from “a major American writer” (The New York Times)—reclaiming the power of attention in an age of constant distraction

One of Granta’s Best of Young American Novelists, Joshua Cohen arrives with his first collection of nonfiction, the culmination of two decades of writing and thought about life in the digital age.
$22.50
ISBN: 9780525630838
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Author: Ulrich Baer and Rainer Maria Rilke | Narrator: Ulrich Baer and Rosanne Cash
Release Date: August 14, 2018
From the writer of the classic Letters to a Young Poet, reflections on grief and loss, collected and published here in one volume for the first time.

“A great poet’s reflections on our greatest mystery.”—Billy Collins

Gleaned from Rainer Maria Rilke’s voluminous, never-before-translated letters to bereaved friends and acquaintances, The Dark Interval is a profound vision of the mourning process and a meditation on death’s place in our lives.
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Author: Ashleigh Young | Narrator: Saskia Maarleveld
Release Date: July 03, 2018
A dazzling - and already prizewinning - collection of essays on youth and aging, ambition and disappointment, Katherine Mansfield tourism and New Zealand punk rock, and the limitations of the body.

Youth and frailty, ambition and anxiety, the limitations of the body and the challenges of personal transformation.
$17.50
ISBN: 9780525626183
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Author: Richard Russo | Narrator: Richard Russo
Release Date: May 08, 2018
"It turns out that Russo the nonfiction writer is a lot like Russo the Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist. He is affably disagreeable, wry, idiosyncratic, vulnerably bighearted, a craftsman of lubricated sentences."—Jay Fielden, New York Times Book Review

A master of the novel, short story, and memoir, the best-selling and Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Everybody's Fool now gives us his very first collection of personal essays, ranging throughout writing and reading and living.
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ISBN: 9780525588702
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Author: Gregory Pardlo | Narrator: Gregory Pardlo
Release Date: April 10, 2018
From the beloved Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. an extraordinary memoir and blistering meditation on fatherhood, race, addiction, and ambition. 
 
Gregory Pardlo's father was a brilliant and charismatic man--a leading labor organizer who presided over a happy suburban family of four.
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Author: Tom Bissell | Narrator: Tom Bissell
Release Date: March 20, 2018
Award-winning essayist Tom Bissell explores the highs and lows of the creative process. He takes us from the set of The Big Bang Theory to the first novel of Ernest Hemingway to the final work of David Foster Wallace; from the films of Werner Herzog to the film of Tommy Wiseau to the editorial meeting in which Paula Fox's work was relaunched into the world.
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