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Czech Folktales (The World's Greatest Myths and Legends) By J.K. Jackson (General editor), Dr Rajendra Chitnis (Introduction by) Cover Image
By J.K. Jackson (General editor), Dr Rajendra Chitnis (Introduction by)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781804177815
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Published: Flame Tree 451 - February 27th, 2024

The determined and lively Czech people offer their lively perspectives on life through their vivid folk and fairy tales.

The Czech people trace their roots through medieval Bohemia and further back to the ancient Western Slavs before the start of the Viking Age.


Central African Folktales (The World's Greatest Myths and Legends) By Professor Enongene Mirabeau Sone (Introduction by), J.K. Jackson (General editor) Cover Image
By Professor Enongene Mirabeau Sone (Introduction by), J.K. Jackson (General editor)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781804177808
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Published: Flame Tree 451 - February 27th, 2024

From the beating heart of Central Africa comes a collection to join East African, West African and Southern African Folktales

Featuring stories such as The Prince Who Insisted on Possessing the Moon, How the Squirrel outwitted the Elephant, and The Water-Fairies save a Child, tales from Central Africa share many aspects of the same themes across the continent because ancient ethnic g


Chinese Folktales (The World's Greatest Myths and Legends) By Xiulu Wang (Introduction by), Chuanju Hu (Introduction by), J.K. Jackson (Editor) Cover Image
By Xiulu Wang (Introduction by), Chuanju Hu (Introduction by), J.K. Jackson (Editor)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781804177822
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Published: Flame Tree 451 - February 27th, 2024

Capturing the exquisite and the powerful, the wise and innocent stories from Ancient China, each bursting with life and virtue.

Chinese Folklore is drawn from over three thousand years of storytelling, with early legends of the gods and heroes, weird mysteries of sorcery and elemental forces, tales of the land and the animals within, and delightful sketches of love.


The Great Displacement: Climate Change and the Next American Migration By Jake Bittle Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781982178260
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Published: Simon & Schuster - February 27th, 2024

Shortlisted for the 2024 Carnegie Medal for Excellence

The “closely observed, compassionate, and far-sighted” (Elizabeth Kolbert, Pulitzer Prize–winning author of Under a White Sky) story of climate migration in the United States—the personal stories of those experiencing displacement, the portraits of communities torn apart by disaster, and the


Win Every Argument: The Art of Debating, Persuading, and Public Speaking By Mehdi Hasan Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250853462
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Published: Holt Paperbacks - February 27th, 2024

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Win Every Argument shows how anyone can communicate with confidence, rise above the tit for tats on social media, and triumph in a successful and productive debate in the real world.


Change Your Life (Pushkin Press Classics) By Rainer Maria Rilke, Martyn Crucefix (Translated by) Cover Image
By Rainer Maria Rilke, Martyn Crucefix (Translated by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781782278580
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Published: Pushkin Press Classics - February 27th, 2024

“Crucefix’s translation will have, and keep, a place on my shelves where all the poetry lives.”Philip Pullman

A new selection and translation, by an acclaimed poet, of Rilke’s most essential work – the perfect gift for the poetry lover in your life


Reckoning By V (formerly Eve Ensler) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781639732883
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - February 27th, 2024

A Publishers Weekly Top 10 Memoir of the Season
"An electric call to heal our broken world." -Naomi Klein

The work of a lifetime from the Tony Award-winning, bestselling author of The Vagina Monologues-political, personal, profound, and more than forty years in the making-now in paperback.


Once Upon a Tome: The Misadventures of a Rare Bookseller By Oliver Darkshire Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781324074786
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 27th, 2024

Instant National Bestseller
Shortlisted for the 2023 Inc. Non-Obvious Book Award

"Witty, literary and very funny." —Minneapolis Star Tribune


Weyward: A Novel By Emilia Hart Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9781250842725
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - February 27th, 2024

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
WINNER OF TWO GOODREADS CHOICE AWARDS (Best Debut Novel & Best Historical Fiction)

An Indie Next March 2023 Pick • A LibraryReads March 2023 Pick An Amazon "Best Books of the Year So Far" 2023 Pick


American Mermaid: A Novel By Julia Langbein Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593470145
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Published: Vintage - February 27th, 2024

"Witty and marvelous"(Andrew Sean Greer), this “sublime” debut (NYTBR) tracks a writer adapting her feminist novel into a screenplay must decide which parts of herself are not for sale in a capitalist world run amok. “I’ve never read anything quite like it, and I loved it” (Elizabeth Gilbert).


Red Queen: A Novel (Antonia Scott #1) By Juan Gómez-Jurado Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9781250903587
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Published: Minotaur Books - February 27th, 2024

"Pacing of the breakneck variety. Short chapters, funny asides, lethally potent descriptions: They all contribute to a frenetic page-turning momentum… you’ll have great fun reading it." The New York Times Book Review


Brooklyn By Tracy Brown Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250834959
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - February 27th, 2024

Tracy Brown crafts a tale about a master manipulator and serial survivor, who will scorch earth to get what she wants. The question isn’t who murdered her; the question is who wouldn’t?