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A Good Time for the Truth: Race in Minnesota Cover Image
By Sun Yung Shin, Taiyon Coleman (Contributions by), Heid E. Erdrich (Contributions by), Vanessa Fuentes (Contributions by), Shannon Gibney (Contributions by), David Grant (Contributions by), Carolyn Holbrook (Contributions by), IBé (Contributions by), Andrea Jenkins (Contributions by), Robert Karimi (Contributions by), JaeRan Kim (Contributions by), Sherry Quan Lee (Contributions by), David Mura (Contributions by), Bao Phi (Contributions by), Rodrigo Sanchez-Chavarria (Contributions by), Diane Wilson (Contributions by), Kao Kalia Yang (Contributions by)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781681340029
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Published: Minnesota Historical Society Press - April 1st, 2016

How to Be an Antiracist Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525509288
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Published: One World - August 13th, 2019

Stay Woke: A People's Guide to Making All Black Lives Matter Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781479836482
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Published: New York University Press - September 24th, 2019

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Between the World and Me Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780812993547
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Published: One World - July 14th, 2015

When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250306906
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - January 14th, 2020

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781620971932
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Published: New Press - January 7th, 2020

White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780807047415
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Published: Beacon Press - June 26th, 2018

Motherhood So White: A Memoir of Race, Gender, and Parenting in America Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781492679011
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Published: Sourcebooks - September 20th, 2019

Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781568585987
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Published: Bold Type Books - August 15th, 2017

Negroland: A Memoir Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780307473431
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Published: Vintage - August 23rd, 2016

White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781632864130
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - September 5th, 2017

The Fire Next Time (Vintage International) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780679744726
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Published: Vintage - December 1st, 1992

The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks about Race Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501126352
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Published: Scribner - June 20th, 2017

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White Girls Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780143134756
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Published: Penguin Books - July 9th, 2019

The White Card: A Play Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781555978396
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Published: Graywolf Press - March 19th, 2019

White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780143129677
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Published: Penguin Books - April 4th, 2017

The History of White People Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393339741
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 18th, 2011

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Giovanni's Room (Vintage International) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780345806567
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Published: Vintage - September 12th, 2013

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Whether the dad on your list likes baseball, barbecue, or biographies, Next Chapter Booksellers can help you find just the right book to make his Father's Day a special occasion. Call us daily between 10am and 3pm to talk to a bookseller. We love making recommendations.

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The Nickel Boys (Winner 2020 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction): A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385537070
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Published: Doubleday - July 16th, 2019

Swing Kings: The Inside Story of Baseball's Home Run Revolution Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062872104
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Published: William Morrow - March 31st, 2020

The Complete Bike Owner's Manual Cover Image
By DK
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ISBN: 9781465459152
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Published: DK - June 13th, 2017

You Suck at Cooking: The Absurdly Practical Guide to Sucking Slightly Less at Making Food: A Cookbook Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525576556
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Published: Clarkson Potter - October 15th, 2019

The Bacon Bible Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781419734618
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Published: Abrams - April 23rd, 2019

Faster: How a Jewish Driver, an American Heiress, and a Legendary Car Beat Hitler’s Best Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781328489876
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - March 17th, 2020

Dirt: Adventures in Lyon as a Chef in Training, Father, and Sleuth Looking for the Secret of French Cooking Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780307271013
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Published: Knopf - May 5th, 2020

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Murder on the Red River Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781941026526
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Published: Cinco Puntos Press - April 11th, 2017

The Night of the Iguana Cover Image
By Tennessee Williams, Doug Wright (Introduction by)
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ISBN: 9780811218528
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Published: New Directions - October 30th, 2009

Clay's Ark Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780446603706
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Published: Aspect - December 1st, 1996

The Supper Club: by Elia Alba Cover Image
By Sara Reisman (Editor)
$29.95
ISBN: 9783777430768
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Published: Hirmer Publishers - June 15th, 2019

Ran and the Gray World, Vol. 1 Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781974703623
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Published: VIZ Media LLC - November 20th, 2018

Bread on the Table: Recipes for Making and Enjoying Europe's Most Beloved Breads [A Baking Book] Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781607749257
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Published: Ten Speed Press - October 22nd, 2019

Gideon the Ninth (The Locked Tomb Trilogy #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250313195
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Published: Tor.com - September 10th, 2019

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Rusty Brown (Pantheon Graphic Library) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780375424328
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Published: Pantheon - September 24th, 2019

Lost in the City Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780060795283
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Published: Amistad Press - November 30th, 2004

Savory Sweet: Simple Preserves from a Northern Kitchen Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780816699582
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Published: Univ Of Minnesota Press - April 25th, 2017

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This Is What Happened Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781616959777
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Published: Soho Crime - December 4th, 2018

Reinhardt's Garden Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781566895620
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Published: Coffee House Press - October 1st, 2019

Joyful Mending: Visible Repairs for the Perfectly Imperfect Things We Love! Cover Image
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ISBN: 9784805315743
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Published: Tuttle Publishing - March 17th, 2020

Bigger Than Bernie: How We Go from the Sanders Campaign to Democratic Socialism Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781788738385
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Published: Verso - March 27th, 2020

How to Suppress Women's Writing Cover Image
By Joanna Russ, Jessa Crispin (Foreword by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781477316252
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Published: University of Texas Press - April 17th, 2018

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Titus Groan Cover Image
By Mervyn Peake, Anthony Burgess (Introduction by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781585679072
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Published: The Overlook Press - June 26th, 2007

A People's History of the United States Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780062397348
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Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - November 17th, 2015

My Favorite Thing Is Monsters Cover Image
$39.99
ISBN: 9781606999592
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Published: Fantagraphics - February 14th, 2017

The White Boy Shuffle: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780312280192
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Published: Picador - May 4th, 2001

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The Plotters: A Novel Cover Image
By Un-su Kim, Sora Kim-Russell (Translated by)
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ISBN: 9780525564805
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Published: Anchor - December 3rd, 2019

Orlando: A Biography Cover Image
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Published: Mariner Books - October 24th, 1973

Blindness Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780156007757
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Published: Mariner Books - October 4th, 1999

Mouthful of Birds: Stories Cover Image
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Published: Riverhead Books - January 7th, 2020

The Ten Loves of Nishino Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781609455330
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Published: Europa Editions - June 4th, 2019

Kim Jiyoung, Born 1982: A Novel Cover Image
By Cho Nam-Joo, Jamie Chang (Translated by)
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ISBN: 9781631496707
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Published: Liveright - April 14th, 2020

Little Fires Everywhere: A Novel Cover Image
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Published: Penguin Books - May 7th, 2019

Red Notice: A True Story of High Finance, Murder, and One Man's Fight for Justice Cover Image
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 20th, 2015

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The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781101904213
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Published: Broadway Books - August 6th, 2019

Soccer in Sun and Shadow Cover Image
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Published: Bold Type Books - August 6th, 2013

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Tin Man: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780735218765
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - April 9th, 2019

The Almost Nearly Perfect People: Behind the Myth of the Scandinavian Utopia Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250081568
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Published: Picador - February 2nd, 2016

Faces in the Crowd Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781566893541
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Published: Coffee House Press - May 13th, 2014

The Days of Abandonment Cover Image
By Elena Ferrante, Ann Goldstein (Translated by)
$15.00
ISBN: 9781933372006
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Published: Europa Editions - September 1st, 2005

Life in a Cold Climate: Nancy Mitford; The Biography Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781643133034
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Published: Pegasus Books - December 3rd, 2019

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Sharks in the Time of Saviors: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374272081
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Published: MCD - March 3rd, 2020

Insomniac Dreams: Experiments with Time by Vladimir Nabokov Cover Image
By Vladimir Nabokov, Gennady Barabtarlo (Editor), Gennady Barabtarlo (Commentaries by)
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ISBN: 9780691196909
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Published: Princeton University Press - October 1st, 2019

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Good Citizens Need Not Fear: Stories Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385545297
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Published: Doubleday - March 10th, 2020

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Square Haunting: Five Writers in London Between the Wars Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780451497796
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Published: Tim Duggan Books - April 7th, 2020

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Greek to Me: Adventures of the Comma Queen Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393357868
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 14th, 2020

Circe Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316556323
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Published: Back Bay Books - April 14th, 2020

Indecent Advances: A Hidden History of True Crime and Prejudice Before Stonewall Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781640093874
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - May 26th, 2020

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Cat Knits: 16 Pawsome Knitting Patterns for Yarn and Cat Lovers Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781446307540
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Published: David & Charles - May 12th, 2020

The New Midwestern Table: 200 Heartland Recipes: A Cookbook Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780307954879
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Published: Clarkson Potter - September 24th, 2013

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