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Professional Troublemaker

Jones explores how to fight fear in order to speak up for oneself in this witty, insightful guide.

Limitless

Paralympic gold-medalist Weggemann uses her extraordinary story to equip others to meet whatever challenges they face in…

Winter Pasture

This charming memoir captures the harsh reality and quiet pleasures of China's Kazakh herders' nomadic way of life.

Jews Don't Count

This unique combination of close reasoning, polemic, personal experience and jokes outlines why and how Jews don't count…

Art Is Everything

Written as a series of rogue web posts, Instagram essays, rejected Yelp reviews, and SmugMug streams-of-consciousness…

The Bad Muslim Discount

A comic novel about two families from Pakistan and Iraq in the 1990s through to San Francisco in 2016.

Bride of the Sea

A spellbinding debut of colliding cultures, immigration, religion, and family; an intimate portrait of loss and healing;…

The Removed

Steeped in Cherokee myths and history, a novel about a fractured family reckoning with the tragic death of their son long…

Brother, Sister, Mother, Explorer

 A fableistic, "curious and dazzling" debut novel of enormous power and grace about a sister trying to hold…

Homeland Elegies

A deeply personal work about identity and belonging in a nation coming apart at the seams, Homeland Elegies blends fact…

What Are You Going Through

A woman describes a series of encounters she has with various people in the ordinary course of her life. Nunez brings…

Polar Vortex

Will an old lover's revelations disrupt an apparently secure lesbian couple? Seductive and tension-filled, Polar Vortex…

The White Coat Diaries

A young resident at a Philadelphia hospital learns what it takes to be a medical professional in this debut novel by…

Nights When Nothing Happened

The Dallas-based Chengs are finally established enough to send for their son, still in China with his grandparents. But…

Conditional Citizens

The unlikely journey from Moroccan immigrant to U.S. citizen.

A World Between

In 2004, college students Eleanor Suzuki and Leena Shah meet in an elevator and fall into a whirlwind romance. Years…

A Measure of Belonging

A collection of writers of color wrestling with the struggles and joys of living in a region rife with tension and…

White Ivy

This dazzling coming-of-age novel about a young woman's dark obsession with her privileged classmate offers sharp…

Pizza Girl

As one woman looks toward motherhood and the other toward middle age, the relationship between the two begins to blur in…

Leave the World Behind

A suspenseful and provocative novel keenly attuned to the complexities of parenthood, race, and class. Leave the World…

Aphasia

A profound story of literature about a man coming to terms with his dysfunctional Colombian family, as well as his own…

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