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Lapvona: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593300268
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Published: Penguin Press - June 21st, 2022

Lapvona flips all the conventions of familial and parental relations, putting hatred where love should be or a negotiation where grief should be . . .

The Ballad of Perilous Graves Cover Image
ISBN: 9780759557192
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Published: Redhook - June 21st, 2022

"Funny, wild, witty, and profound.

Learning to Talk: Stories Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250865366
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - June 21st, 2022

Learning to Talk is a dazzling collection of short stories from the two-time winner of the Booker Prize and #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Wolf Hall trilogy.

With a New Preface

The Catch: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593134290
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Published: Random House - June 21st, 2022

A young woman searches for the truth about her father—and the secrets of her family—in this “big-hearted debut that absolutely crackles with smarts” (Emma Straub).

“A warm and funny debut novel . . . perceptive, wry, and witty.”—The New York Times

Gary Snyder: Collected Poems (LOA #357) Cover Image
By Gary Snyder, Anthony Hunt (Editor), Anthony Hunt (Editor)
ISBN: 9781598537215
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Published: Library of America - June 21st, 2022

The first collected edition of an essential, Pulitzer Prize-winning Beat poet, the indispensable voice whose deep ecological vision and Buddhist spirituality grows more relevant with each passing decade 

The Earth Is All That Lasts: Crazy Horse, Sitting Bull, and the Last Stand of the Great Sioux Nation Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062669896
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Published: Mariner Books - June 21st, 2022

"Fast-paced and highly absorbing." —Wall Street Journal

A magisterial dual biography of Crazy Horse and Sitting Bull, the two most legendary and consequential American Indian leaders, who triumphed at the Battle of Little Bighorn and led Sioux resistance in the fierce final chapter of the "Indian Wars."

Flight: The Complete History of Aviation Cover Image
ISBN: 9780744048452
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Published: DK - June 21st, 2022

An expanded and updated edition of the history of aviation.

Discover the enthralling story of how we took to the skies in this journey through over 100 years of airborne innovation and adventure.

Kin Thai: Modern Thai Recipes to Cook at Home Cover Image
ISBN: 9781784884802
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Published: Hardie Grant - June 21st, 2022

"A gorgeous book, alive with colour and flavour, a dizzying marriage of Thai flavours and techniques with British ingredients. John Chantarasak demystifies and encourages, making his electrifying dishes accessible to all. Love it." – Marina O'Loughlin, The Sunday Times Food Critic

"An innovative and beautiful book full of mouth watering recipes.

Sisters in Resistance: How a German Spy, a Banker's Wife, and Mussolini's Daughter Outwitted the Nazis Cover Image
ISBN: 9781538735268
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - June 21st, 2022

In a tale as twisted as any spy thriller, discover how three women delivered critical evidence of Axis war crimes to Allied forces during World War II: “A tantalizingly novelistic history lesson" (Kirkus).
In 1944, news of secret diaries kept by Italy's Foreign Minister, Galeazzo Ciano, had permeated public consciousness.

Ways of Being: Animals, Plants, Machines: The Search for a Planetary Intelligence Cover Image
ISBN: 9780374601119
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - June 21st, 2022

Artist, technologist, and philosopher James Bridle’s Ways of Being is a brilliant, searching exploration of different kinds of intelligence—plant, animal, human, artificial—and how they transform our understanding of humans’ place in the cosmos.