“[A] delicious literary Gothic debut.” –THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW, EDITORS' CHOICE
“Moody and evocative as a fever dream, Catherine House is the sort of book that wraps itself around your brain, drawing you closer with each hypnotic step.” – THE WASHINGTON POST
Selected by Modern Library as one of the 100 best novels of the century and called "Evelyn Waugh's finest achievement" by the New York Times, Brideshead Revisited is a stunning exploration of desire, duty, and memory.$16.99ISBN: 9780062282712Availability: On Our Shelves Now! When you order, we'll contact you to confirm when we have it reserved for you.Published: Harper Perennial - August 5th, 2014
From the author of Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body, the New York Times Bestseller, Best Book of the Year at NPR, the Boston Globe, Newsweek, and many more, and instant classic
A collection of essays spanning politics, criticism, and feminism from one of the most-watched young cultural observers of her generation, Roxane Gay.$16.00ISBN: 9780525522133Availability: On Our Shelves Now! When you order, we'll contact you to confirm when we have it reserved for you.Published: Penguin Books - June 25th, 2019
Entertainment Weekly’s #1 Book of 2018
“One of the most compelling protagonists modern fiction has offered in years: a loopy, quietly furious pillhead whose Ambien ramblings and Xanaxed b*tcheries somehow wend their way through sad and funny and strange toward something genuinely profound.”
— Entertainment Weekly$9.95ISBN: 9781616204556Availability: On Our Shelves Now! When you order, we'll contact you to confirm when we have it reserved for you.Published: Algonquin Young Readers - September 9th, 2014Winner of the Lambda Literary Award for LGBT Children’s/Young Adult
One of Rolling Stone’s 40 Best YA Novels
A 2014 ALA Rainbow List Top 10 Title
A Booklist Top 10 First Novels for Youth 2013
A Chicago Public Library “Best of the Best” 2013
This Forbidden Romance Could Cost Them Their Lives
$15.95ISBN: 9781947793569Published: Tin House Books - July 16th, 2019
"The Seas took me back to how I felt as a kid, when you’re newly falling in love with literature, newly shocked by its capacity to cast a spell..." ?Maggie Nelson (from the Introduction)
A Most Anticipated Book of Summer at BuzzFeed, NYLON, and more.$17.00ISBN: 9781400031702Published: Vintage - April 13th, 2004
Donna Tartt, winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for her most recent novel, The Goldfinch, established herself as a major talent with The Secret History, which has become a contemporary classic.$14.00ISBN: 9780345806567Published: Vintage - September 12th, 2013
James Baldwin’s groundbreaking novel about love and the fear of love is set among the bohemian bars and nightclubs of 1950s Paris.$17.00ISBN: 9781250214997Published: Picador - May 7th, 2019
Maybe its the end of the world, but not for Candace Chen, a millennial, first-generation American and office drone meandering her way into adulthood in Ling Mas offbeat, wryly funny, apocalyptic satire, Severance.
"A stunning, audacious book with a fresh take on both office politics and what the apocalypse might bring." Michael Schaub, NPR.org$15.99ISBN: 9780786711031Availability: Normally we can get this book to the store for you in a day or two. During the seasonal rush, this might not be possible.Published: Da Capo Press - January 6th, 2003A young woman tumbles into a nightmare of decadent desire and corrupted innocence in a superb novella of suspense from National Book Awardwinner Joyce Carol Oates. Art and arson, the poetry of D. H.$16.95ISBN: 9781101971062Published: Vintage - May 2nd, 2017
Ghana, eighteenth century: two half sisters are born into different villages, each unaware of the other. One will marry an Englishman and lead a life of comfort in the palatial rooms of the Cape Coast Castle. The other will be captured in a raid on her village, imprisoned in the very same castle, and sold into slavery.
$18.00ISBN: 9780143124870Published: Penguin Books - December 31st, 2013
A brilliant, unforgettable novel from bestselling author Ruth Ozeki—shortlisted for the Booker Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award
“A time being is someone who lives in time, and that means you, and me, and every one of us who is, or was, or ever will be.”$16.99ISBN: 9780316434782Published: Back Bay Books - October 2nd, 2018In this ferociously imaginative novel, abortion is once again illegal in America, in-vitro fertilization is banned, and the Personhood Amendment grants rights of life, liberty, and property to every embryo.
Five women. One question. What is a woman for?
$16.99ISBN: 9780062060624Published: Ecco - August 28th, 2012
“At once a scholar’s homage to The Iliad and startlingly original work of art by an incredibly talented new novelist….A book I could not put down.”
—Ann Patchett$17.00ISBN: 9780143135692Published: Penguin Books - December 10th, 2019
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award. Alice Walker's iconic modern classic is now a Penguin Book.$18.00ISBN: 9781609452698Published: Europa Editions - May 26th, 2015
Finalist for the 2016 PEN AWARD for Debut Fiction