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Golden State Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316505437
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Published: Mulholland Books - January 14th, 2020

An alternate world mystery novel in which lying (even in fiction!) is outlawed and a citizen's every move is tracked and recorded.


Logical Family: A Memoir Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062391254
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Published: Harper Perennial - September 4th, 2018

"A book for any of us, gay or straight, who have had to find our family. Maupin is one of America’s finest storytellers."—Neil Gaiman

"I fell in love with Maupin’s effervescent Tales of the City decades ago, and his genius turn at memoir is no less compelling. Logical Family is a must read."—Mary Karr


The Vinyl Detective - Flip Back: Vinyl Detective Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781785658983
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Published: Titan Books - May 14th, 2019

The fourth book in the hilarious and enthralling Vinyl Detective mystery series. "Like an old 45rpm record, this book crackles with brilliance." David Quantick on Written in Dead Wax


False Value (Rivers of London #8) Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780756416461
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Published: DAW - February 25th, 2020

Now in hardcover, the eighth book of the bestselling Rivers of London series returns to the adventures of Peter Grant, detective and apprentice wizard, as he solves magical crimes in the city of London.


Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781631493416
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Published: Liveright - October 10th, 2017

Winner • National Book Critics Circle Award (Biography)
Winner • Edgar Award (Critical/Biographical)
Winner • Bram Stoker Award (Nonfiction)

A New York Times Notable Book
A Washington Post Notable Nonfiction Pick of the Year
Named one of the Best Books of the Year by Entertainment Weekly, NPR, TIME, Boston Globe, NYLON,


Lives of the Monster Dogs: A Novel (FSG Classics) Cover Image
By Kirsten Bakis, Jeff VanderMeer (Introduction by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780374537142
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - May 9th, 2017

The twentieth anniversary of a postmodern classic, blending the gothic novel with bleeding-edge science fiction


The Hidden Girl and Other Stories Cover Image
By Ken Liu
$26.00
ISBN: 9781982134037
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Published: Gallery / Saga Press - February 25th, 2020

From award-winning author Ken Liu comes his much anticipated second volume of short stories.

Ken Liu is one of the most lauded short story writers of our time.


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By Rudy Rucker, Marc Laidlaw (Introduction by)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781597809917
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Published: Night Shade - May 7th, 2019

One of the Barnes & Noble Sci-Fi & Fantasy Blog's Best of May 2019!

One of The Verge’s 10 New Science Fiction and Fantasy Books to Check Out in May!

In his first new novel since 2013, cyberpunk pioneer Rudy Rucker offers his own smart, hilarious, and uniquely gnarly science fiction version of the classic road-trip story.

When a seemingly-inno


Bryant & May: The Lonely Hour: A Peculiar Crimes Unit Mystery Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525485827
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Published: Bantam - December 3rd, 2019

“Oh, joy, a new Peculiar Crimes Unit case by Christopher Fowler . . . the best fun is running all over the city with these amiable partners.”—The New York Times Book Review 


Country Dark Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802129338
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Published: Grove Press - March 19th, 2019

Chris Offutt is an outstanding literary talent, whose work has been called "lean and brilliant" (New York Times Book Review) and compared by reviewers to Tobias Wolff, Ernest Hemingway, and Raymond Carver. He's been awarded the Whiting Writers Award for Fiction/Nonfiction and the American Academy of Arts and Letters Fiction Award, among numerous other honors.


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