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Excavation: A Memoir
Excavation: A Memoir
by Wendy C. Ortiz
Publisher Comments
Wendy C. Ortiz was an only child and a bookish, insecure girl living with alcoholic parents in the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Her relationship with a charming and deeply flawed private school teacher fifteen... (read more)

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Recently Arrived Used
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    The lizard club

    Steve Abbott 9780936756714
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    Open City #15: Open City

    Thomas Beller 9781890447281

Fiction and Prose
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Meaty
Meaty
by Samantha Irby
Publisher Comments
"The best thing to happen to passionate admirers since binoculars. Samantha Irby is a stunted adolescent who spends her free time drinking fancy beer, eating expensive macaroons, and writing about smart ladies, dumb dudes, music, tacos, and diarrhea... (read more)

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Literary and Poetry Journals
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The Paris Review Book of Heartbreak, Madness, Sex, Love, Betrayal, Outsiders, Intoxication, War, Whimsy, Horrors, God, Death, Dinner, Baseball, Travels, The Art of Writing, and Everything Else
The Paris Review Book of Heartbreak, Madness, Sex, Love, Betrayal, Outsiders, Intoxication, War, Whimsy, Horrors, God, Death, Dinner, Baseball, Travels, The Art of Writing, and Everything Else
by Editors of the Paris Review
Publisher Comments
For a half-century, The Paris Review has published writing and interviews from the world's most brilliant authors. To commemorate the anniversary, a breathtakingly diverse and illuminating anthology has been assembled. The greatest writers here write and... (read more)

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Zines
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Fanzines
Fanzines
by Teal Triggs
Synopsis
For more than 60 years, fanzines have been one of the most significant forms of self-expression. Often handmade and disseminated through underground networks, the fanzine is credited as being both the original medium for many of todays mainstream... (read more)

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Poetry
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Glitter in the Blood
Glitter in the Blood
by Mindy Nettifee
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You do not want to write good poems. You want to write great poems. You want to write poems that challenge, inspire and awe. You want to write poems that forever alter your audience, that forever alter yourself. Those poems take guts. Glitter in the... (read more)

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The Book of Joshua Signed Edition
The Book of Joshua Signed Edition
by Zachary Schomburg
Publisher Comments
Zachary Schomburg has delivered his latest work from a dark place, where little machines repeat in a hollow voice, "this is only further proof of your badness." Presented in a single narrative, The Book of Joshua is a sorry heart begged out of dreams... (read more)

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Sale Books
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Unbecoming Behavior
Unbecoming Behavior
by Kate Colby
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Poetry. Part autobiography, part revisionist biography of Jane Bowles, UNBECOMING BEHAVIOR is Kate Colby's attempt to "wind [herself] like a stripe to a pole" in order to catch an honest glimpse of herself "in the corner of [her own] eye." The long poem... (read more)

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Used Books
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MYcellF Prisoner of the Pen
MYcellF Prisoner of the Pen
by Jason Breedlove
About the Author
Jason Breedlove spent 6 years in an Iowa correctional facility. Serving sentences on three occasions for theft and marijuana. This book begins during his second stay in 2002. On his third trip back he picked up the pen and continued to record his... (read more)

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Bestsellers

Sunday,
July 27, 2014
Excavation: A Memoir
  1. Excavation: A Memoir
    by Wendy C. Ortiz
  2. Pity the Animal
    by Chelsea Hodson
  3. The Book of Joshua Signed Edition
    by Zachary Schomburg
  4. Do It Yourself Guide To Fighting the Big Motherfuckin Sad 3RD Edition
    by Adam Gnade
  5. Meaty
    by Samantha Irby
Shelf Talkers, Staff Pick | May 29, 2014

Legs Get Led Astray



Chloe Caldwell's raw, gritty essay collection is one hell of a seething mess, but in a really good way. Really. Bald fear, lust, despair, and... Continue »
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    Legs Get Led Astray

    Chloe Caldwell 9781892061423
Shelf Talkers, Staff Pick | May 22, 2014

Praying Drunk



A collection of loosely connected stories, musings, and meditations, all weaved together to illustrate the many different paths to overcoming grief... Continue »
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