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Author: Samanta Schweblin
Release Date: January 08, 2019
A powerful, eerily unsettling story collection from a major international literary star.

Unearthly and unexpected, the stories in Mouthful of Birds burrow their way into your psyche and don't let go. Samanta Schweblin haunts and mesmerizes in this extraordinary, masterful collection.
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Author: Yu Hua
Release Date: November 13, 2018
From the celebrated author of To Live, one of China's most famous contemporary writers--a stunning collection of stories, selected from the best of his early work, that show his profound influence on a pivotal period in Chinese literature.
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Author: Simon Van Booy
Release Date: October 02, 2018
An exquisite new collection of short stories from award-winning author Simon Van Booy.
 
Over the past decade, Simon Van Booy has been listening to people’s stories. With these personal accounts as a starting point, he has crafted a powerful collection of short fiction that takes readers into the innermost lives of everyday people.
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Author: Danzy Senna
Release Date: October 02, 2018
Danzy Senna's You Are Free is now available for the first time in audio.

Each of these eight remarkable stories by Danzy Senna tightrope-walks tantalizingly, sometimes frighteningly, between defined states. life with and without mates and children, the familiar if constraining reference points provided by race, class, and gender.
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Author: Rudyard Kipling
Release Date: October 02, 2018
Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Books are the basis for the major motion picture Mowgli, in theaters October 2018 starring Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett, Benedict Cumberbatch, Freida Pinto, and Rohan Chand

The story of Mowgli, the abandoned "man-cub" who is brought up by wolves in the jungles of Central India, is one of the greatest literary myths ever created.
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Author: David Peace
Release Date: September 04, 2018
The acclaimed author of Occupied City, Tokyo Year Zero, and The Red Riding Quartet now gives us a stunning work of fiction in twelve connected tales that take up the strange, brief life of the brilliant twentieth-century Japanese writer Ryūnosuke Akutagawa.
$22.50
ISBN: 9780525642725
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Author: Dorothy Parker | Narrator: Elaine Stritch
Release Date: August 21, 2018
Parker's quips and light verse have become embedded in the American literary landscape. In these selected stories is the chance to draw on her insight into the social and emotional realities of life. The following stories are featured in this collection.
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Author: Olga Tokarczuk and Jennifer Croft | Narrator: Julia Whelan
Release Date: August 14, 2018
WINNER OF THE MAN BOOKER INTERNATIONAL PRIZE

A visionary work of fiction with "echoes of Sebald [and] Kundera . . . [There's] no better travel companion in these turbulent, fanatical times" (The Guardian).


A seventeenth-century Dutch anatomist discovers the Achilles tendon by dissecting his own amputated leg.
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ISBN: 9780525626954
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Author: Alexia Arthurs | Narrator: Dominic Hoffman, Adenrele Ojo, Janina Edwards and James Fouhey
Release Date: July 24, 2018
“In these kaleidoscopic stories of Jamaica and its diaspora we hear many voices at once. some cultivated, some simple, some wickedly funny, some deeply melancholic. All of them shine.”—Zadie Smith

Named one of Entertainment Weekly’s “Hot Summer Reads of 2018” and BuzzFeed’s “Summer Books to Get Excited About”

Tenderness and cruelty, loyalty and betrayal, ambition and regret—Alexia Arthurs navigates these tensions to extraordinary effect in her debut collection about Jamaican immigrants and their families back home.
$17.50
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Author: Joseph O'Neill | Narrator: Various
Release Date: June 12, 2018
A masterly collection of eleven stories about the way we live now from the best-selling author of Netherland.

From bourgeois facial-hair trends to parental sleep deprivation, Joseph O’Neill closely observes the mores of his characters, whose vacillations and second thoughts expose the mysterious pettiness, underlying violence, and, sometimes, surprising beauty of ordi­nary life in the early twenty-first century.
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Author: Lauren Groff | Narrator: Lauren Groff
Release Date: June 05, 2018
The bold new book from the celebrated New York Times-bestselling author of Fates and Furies.

"Lauren Groff is a writer of rare gifts." --The New York Times Book Review

In her vigorous and moving new book, Lauren Groff brings her electric storytelling and intelligence to a world in which storms, snakes, and sinkholes lurk at the edge of everyday life, but the greater threats and mysteries are of a human, emotional, and psychological nature.
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Author: Nick White | Narrator: Michael Crouch
Release Date: June 05, 2018
NAMED ONE OF THE MOST ANTICIPATED BOOKS OF SUMMER 2018 BY O Magazine, Entertainment Weekly, New York Post, The Millions, Southern Living, POPSUGAR, The Wall Street Journal, Chicago Review of Books

Praised by the Washington Post as "Tennessee Williams .
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ISBN: 9780525627319
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