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The Garden of Monsters
The Garden of Monsters

In Southern Tuscany, two families go to war while a young woman discovers her path.

Las Biuty Queens
Las Biuty Queens

A dazzling collection of stories based on the author's life.

House of Sticks

A memoir by 25-year-old Ly Tran about her immigrant experience and her recent family history in the aftermath of the…


A short, humanistic tour of the origins of the universe, earth, and life.

The Ideal City
The Ideal City

Chronicles the design of urban futures.

A Ghost in the Throat

Arecord of literary obsession and a narrative about the erasure of a people.


An illuminating novel about the impact of violence and the power of solidarity in our contemporary societies.

Leonard and Hungry Paul

A disarming novel that asks a simple question: Can gentle people change the world?

Love in Case of Emergency

What happens when women fulfill their roles as wives, mothers, friends, lovers, sisters, and daughters? What comes next…


A wildly imaginative narrative across islands, through history, and into the lives of unforgettable characters.

Hot Stew

A story about money and power, love and art, sex work and gentrification.

Terminal Boredom

Short stories that borrow themes and subjects familiar to readers of Philip K. Dick fused with a conflicted, tortured,…


A young author escapes her downward spiral of drugs and erotic detours in California only to find a fresh hell at an…

On Time and Water

A travel story, a world history, and a reminder to live in harmony with future generations.

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