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March 2, 2015
  1. This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage
    by Ann Patchett
  2. Consider the Lobster: And Other Essays
    by David Foster Wallace
  3. Citizen: An American Lyric
    by Claudia Rankine
  4. Arguably: Essays
    by Christopher Hitchens
  5. Me Talk Pretty One Day Uk
    by David Sedaris
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Womens Poetry
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Gurlesque: The New Grrly, Grotesque, Burlesque Poetics

Lara Glenum

Poetry. The anthology GURLESQUE: THE NEW GRRLY, GROTESQUE, BURLESQUE POETICS brings together eighteen poets of wide-ranging backgrounds, united in their ability to push the aesthetic envelope through radical, femme, Third Wave strategies, and pairs them... (read more)

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The Voice That Is Great Within Us: American Poetry of the Twentieth Century (Bantam Classics)

Hayden Carruth

This famous anthology includes the works of more than 130 major American poets of the modern period--Robert Frost, Paul Goodman, Carl Sandburg and Gwendolyn Brooks among them--along with short biographies of each.... (read more)

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The Best American Essays 2014 (Best American)

John Jeremiah Sullivan

“A creature from an alternative universe . . . wanting to understand what is on the American mind should rush to the nearest bookstore and buy a copy of this distinguished anthology . . . Exhilarating.” — Publishers Weekly The Best... (read more)

Canadian Literature
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Survival: A Thematic Guide to Canadian Literature (List)

Margaret. Atwood

When first published in 1972, Survival was considered the most startling book ever written about Canadian literature. Since then, it has continued to be read and taught, and it continues to shape the way Canadians look at themselves. Distinguished... (read more)

Russian Literature
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Great Russian Short Stories (Dover Thrift Editions)

Paul Negri

Twelve powerful works of fiction, including Pushkin's "The Queen of Spades," Gogol's "The Overcoat," Turgenev's "The District Doctor," Dostoyevsky's "White Nights," Tolstoy's "How Much Land Does a Man Need?," plus "The Clothes Mender" by Leskov... (read more)

Beat Writers
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The Portable Beat Reader

Ann Charters

Through poetry, fiction, essays, song lyrics, letters, and memoirs, this authoritative single-volume collection of Beat literature captures the triumphant energy of a movement that swept through American letters with hurricane force. Featuring: Jack... (read more)

Prize Winning Literature
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The Best American Poetry (Best American Poetry)

Robert Creeley

Since its inception in 1988, The Best American Poetry series has achieved brand-name status in the literary world as the preeminent showcase of each year's most important contributions to American poetry. This year's exceptional volume, edited by Robert... (read more)

Miscellaneous Literature
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Freedom: Stories Celebrating the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Amnesty International

Sixty years ago, the United Nations took a moral stand against human rights crimes and adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, a proclamation of thirty rights that belong to us all, starting memorably with Article 1: “All human beings... (read more)

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