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Author: Barry Lopez and Rebecca Solnit
Release Date: May 24, 2022
An urgent, deeply moving final work of nonfiction from the National Book Award–winning author of Arctic Dreams and Horizon, a literary icon whose writing, fieldwork, and mentorship inspired generations of writers and activists.  An ardent ...
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Author: Jon Mooallem
Release Date: May 17, 2022
An exhilarating collection of twelve hopeful, heartbreaking, and unexpectedly profound essays from one of our most acclaimed practitioners of narrative journalism.Jon Mooallem is a master storyteller whose boundless curiosity and powers of perception...
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Author: Phil Klay
Release Date: May 17, 2022
From the author of Redeployment and Missionaries, an astonishing fever graph of the effects of twenty years of war in a brutally divided America When Phil Klay left the Marines a decade ago after serving as an officer in Iraq, he found himself a...
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Author: Amy Schumer and Christy Turlington Burns
Release Date: May 03, 2022
A wide range of women—actors, athletes, academics, CEOs, writers, small-business owners, birth workers, physicians, and activists—share their experiences of becoming mothers in this multifaceted, moving, and revealing collection. Two pink...
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Author: Margaret Atwood
Release Date: March 29, 2022
This brilliant selection of essays—funny, erudite, endlessly curious, uncannily prescient—seeks answers to Burning Questions such as:  • Why do people everywhere, in all cultures, tell stories? • How much of yours...
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Author: Jeffrey C. Stewart, Jeffrey C. Stewart, Henry Louis Gates and Alain Locke | Narrator: Jerome Harmann-Hardeman
Release Date: January 18, 2022
Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer edits a collection of Alain Locke's influential essays on the importance of the Black artist and the Black imaginationA Penguin ClassicFor months, the philosopher Alain Locke wrestled with the idea of the Negro as Am...
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Author: Haruki Murakami and Philip Gabriel | Narrator: Kotaro Watanabe
Release Date: November 23, 2021
The international literary icon opens his eclectic closet: Here are photographs of Murakami’s extensive and personal T-shirt collection, accompanied by essays that reveal a side of the writer rarely seen by the public. Considered "the world's m...
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Author: Rax King | Narrator: Rax King
Release Date: November 02, 2021
An irreverent and charming collection of deeply personal essays about the joys of low pop culture and bad taste, exploring coming of age in the 2000s in the age of Hot Topic, Creed, and frosted lip gloss—from the James Beard Award-n...
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The groundbreaking feminist and socialist writings of Puerto Rican author and activist Luisa CapetilloA Penguin ClassicIn 1915, Puerto Rican activist Luisa Capetillo was arrested and acquitted for being the first woman to wear men's trousers publicly...
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Author: Maggie Nelson | Narrator: Gabra Zackman
Release Date: September 07, 2021
An expansive, exhilarating work of criticism by one of the most significant writers of our day.So often deployed as a jingoistic, even menacing rallying cry, or limited by a focus on passing moments of liberation, the rhetoric of freedom both rouses ...
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Author: Hilton Als | Narrator: Kevin R. Free
Release Date: August 17, 2021
"This book will change you." --Chicago TribuneWhite Girls is about, among other things, blackness, queerness, movies, Brooklyn, love (and the loss of love), AIDS, fashion, Basquiat, Capote, philosophy, porn, Eminem, Louise Brooks, and Michael Ja...
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Author: John Green | Narrator: John Green
Release Date: June 22, 2021
A deeply moving and insightful collection of personal essays from #1 bestselling author John Green.The Anthropocene is the current geologic age, in which humans have profoundly reshaped the planet and its biodiversity. In this remarkable symphon...
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