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Author: Xuan Juliana Wang
Release Date: May 14, 2019
"This dazzling collection interrogates the fractures, collisions and glorious new alloys of what it means to be a Chinese millennial. Xuan Juliana Wang has the dark soul of an old poet's inkwell, the deep knowing of an ancient remedy, and linguistic incandescence of a megacity skyline.
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Author: Ted Chiang
Release Date: May 07, 2019
From an award-winning science fiction writer (whose short story "The Story of Your Life" was the basis for the Academy Award-nominated movie Arrival), the long-awaited new collection of stunningly original, humane, and already celebrated short stories

This much-anticipated second collection of stories is signature Ted Chiang, full of revelatory ideas and deeply sympathetic characters.
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Author: George Saunders and Joshua Ferris
Release Date: April 23, 2019

Since its publication in 1996, George Saunders’s debut collection has grown in esteem from a cherished cult classic to a masterpiece of the form, inspiring an entire generation of writers along the way. In six stories and a novella, Saunders hatches an unforgettable cast of characters, each struggling to survive in an increasingly haywire world.

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Author: Selahattin Demirtas
Release Date: April 23, 2019
Written from behind bars, DAWN is the unforgettable story collection from one of Turkey’s leading politicians, and most powerful oppositional voices.

From the dynamic political force ‘who has evoked comparisons to President Obama’ (New York Times),  Selahattin Demirtaş’ stories capture the voices of ordinary people living in extraordinary times – from cleaning ladies and teenage laborers, bus drivers and factory workers, from a violent demonstration in Ankara to a five-year-old girl’s attempt to escape war-torn Syria by boat.
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Author: Kali Fajardo-Anstine
Release Date: April 02, 2019
Latinas of Indigenous descent living in the American West take center stage in this haunting debut story collection—a powerful meditation on friendship, mothers and daughters, and the deep-rooted truths of our homelands. 

Kali Fajardo-Anstine’s magnetic story collection breathes life into her Indigenous Latina characters and the land they inhabit.
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Author: Bryan Washington
Release Date: March 19, 2019
"The confession of a neighborhood, channeled through a literary prodigy."--Mat Johnson, author of Loving Day and Pym

In the city of Houston - a sprawling, diverse microcosm of America - the son of a black mother and a Latino father is coming of age.
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Author: Polly Rosenwaike
Release Date: March 19, 2019
"A beautifully written and beautifully conceived series of stories about, well, conception...Among the thousands of books for prospective and new parents, I doubt any will make you feel more understood and less alone than this one."--ANTHONY DOERR, author of ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE

A candid, ultimately buoyant debut story collection about the realities of the "baby years," whether you're having one or not

The women in Polly Rosenwaike's Look How Happy I'm Making You want to be mothers, or aren't sure they want to be mothers, or--having recently given birth--are overwhelmed by what they've wrought.
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Author: Samanta Schweblin | Narrator: Various
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 | Narrator: Feodor Chin
Release Date: November 13, 2018
From one of China’s most famous contemporary writers, who celebrated novel To Live catapulted him to international fame, here is a stunning collection of stories, selected from the best of Yu Hua’s early work, that shows his far-reaching influence on a pivotal period in Chinese literature.
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Author: Danzy Senna | Narrator: Cassandra Campbell, Bahni Turpin, Adenrele Ojo and January LaVoy
Release Date: November 06, 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: Simon Van Booy | Narrator: Various, Simon Van Booy, Alana Kerr Collins and James Fouhey
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: Rudyard Kipling | Narrator: Full Cast and Ralph Lister
Release Date: October 02, 2018
Rudyard Kipling’s best-loved book, full of timeless and beloved tales of adventure

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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