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Afrikan Wisdom: New Voices Talk Black Liberation, Buddhism, and Beyond Cover Image
By Valerie Mason-John (Editor), Jan Willis (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781623175627
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Published: North Atlantic Books - July 20th, 2021

A spiritual, political, and interdisciplinary anthology of wisdom stories from Black liberation leaders and teachers.

Isn't It Bromantic? (Bromance Book Club #4) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593332771
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Published: Berkley - July 20th, 2021

One of Bustle's Best New Books of July 2021
A Popsugar Best Book and Best Romance of July 2021

With his passion for romance novels, it was only a matter of time before Vlad wrote one.

Clean: The New Science of Skin and the Beauty of Doing Less Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525538325
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Published: Riverhead Books - July 20th, 2021

Named a Best Book of 2020 by NPR and Vanity Fair

One of Smithsonian's Ten Best Science Books of 2020

“A searching and vital explication of germ theory, social norms, and what the modern era is really doing to our bodies and our psyches.” —Vanity Fair

The Sirens of Mars: Searching for Life on Another World Cover Image
ISBN: 9781101904831
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Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - July 20th, 2021

All We Can Save: Truth, Courage, and Solutions for the Climate Crisis Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593237083
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Published: One World - July 20th, 2021

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • Provocative and illuminating essays from women at the forefront of the climate movement who are harnessing truth, courage, and solutions to lead humanity forward.

“A powerful read that fills one with, dare I say . . . hope?”—The New York Times


The Empire of Gold: A Novel (The Daevabad Trilogy #3) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062678171
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Published: Harper Voyager - July 13th, 2021

“No series since George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire has quite captured both palace intrigue and the way that tribal infighting and war hurt the vulnerable the most.” —Paste Magazine

A Beautifully Foolish Endeavor: A Novel (The Carls #2) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781524743499
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Published: Dutton - July 13th, 2021


Who has the right to change the world forever? 

How will we live online? 
How do we find comfort in an increasingly isolated world?

A Very Punchable Face: A Memoir Cover Image
ISBN: 9781101906347
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Published: Crown - July 13th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • In these hilarious essays, the Saturday Night Live head writer and Weekend Update co-anchor learns how to take a beating.

“I always wanted to punch his face before I read this book. Now I just want to kick him in the balls.”—Larry David

Betty Cover Image
ISBN: 9781984897947
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Published: Vintage - July 13th, 2021

One of the Best Books of the Year: The Guardian, Glamour, Goop
An Entertainment Weekly Must-Read

A stunning, lyrical novel set in the rolling foothills of the Appalachians about a young girl and the family truths that will haunt her for the rest of her life.

"A girl comes of age against the knife."

The Golden Thread: How Fabric Changed History Cover Image
ISBN: 9781631499012
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Published: Liveright - July 13th, 2021

A briskly told, 30,000-year history of textiles that “will make you rethink your relationship with fabric” (Elle Decoration).


Black Sun (Between Earth and Sky) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781534437685
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Published: Gallery / Saga Press - June 29th, 2021

From the New York Times bestselling author of Star Wars: Resistance Reborn comes the “engrossing and vibrant” (Tochi Onyebuchi, author of Riot Baby) first book in the Between Earth and Sky trilogy inspired by the civilizations of the Pre-Columbian Americas and woven into a tale of celestial prophecies, political intrigue, and forbidden magic.

A god