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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
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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: 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: 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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Author: Alexia Arthurs
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

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
ISBN: 9780525595908
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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
Praised by the Washington Post as "Tennessee Williams . . . transposed to the twenty-first-century South," Nick White returns with a stunning short-story collection that tackles issues of masculinity, identity, and place, with a sharp eye for social commentary and a singular handling of character.
$17.50
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Author: A. M. Homes | Narrator: Various
Release Date: June 05, 2018
A razor-sharp story collection from a writer who is always "furiously good" (Zadie Smith, bestselling author of Swing Time).

With her signature humor and compassion, A.M. Homes exposes the heart of an uneasy America in her new collection - exploring our attachments to each other through characters who aren't quite who they hoped to become, though there is no one else they can be.
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Author: Jim Butcher | Narrator: Various, Jim Butcher and James Marsters
Release Date: June 05, 2018
An all-new Dresden Files story headlines this urban fantasy short story collection starring the Windy City's favorite wizard.

The world of Harry Dresden, Chicago's only professional wizard, is rife with intrigue--and creatures of all supernatural stripes.
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Author: Grace Paley | Narrator: Grace Paley
Release Date: May 15, 2018
Now available for the first time in audio as a digital download, a selection of stories from Grace Paley.

Whether writing about relationships, little girls, loving and bickering couples, angry suburbanites, frustrated job-seekers, or Jewish children performing a Christmas play, GRACE PALEY captured the loneliness, poignancy, and humor of the human experience with matchless style.
$20
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