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  • Sunny's Nights: Lost and Found at a Bar on the Edge of the World
    Tim Sultan
    Hardcover: 02/23/2016
     
    Imagine that Alice had walked into a bar instead of falling down the rabbit hole. In the tradition of J. R. ...
  • A Man of Good Hope
    Jonny Steinberg
    Paperback: 12/08/2015
     
    In January 1991, when civil war came to Mogadishu, two-thirds of the city's population fled. Among them ...
  • Spare Parts: Four Undocumented Teenagers, One Ugly Robot, and the Battle for the American Dream
    Joshua Davis
    Paperback: 12/02/2014
     
    Four undocumented Mexican American students, two great teachers, one robot-building contest...and a ...
  • Little Failure: A Memoir
    Gary Shteyngart
    Paperback: 10/07/2014
     
    A memoir of an immigrant family coming to America, as told by a lifelong misfit who forged from his ...
  • Across Many Mountains: A Tibetan Family's Epic Journey from Oppression to Freedom
    Yangzom Brauen
    Paperback: 10/30/2012
     
    An extraordinary portrait of three generations of Tibetan women whose lives are forever changed when Chairman ...
  • The Man in the Rockefeller Suit: The Astonishing Rise and Spectacular Fall of a Serial Imposter
    Mark Seal
    Paperback: 04/25/2012
     
    A real-life Talented Mr. Ripley, the unbelievable thirty-year run of a shape-shifting con man.
  • Message from an Unknown Chinese Mother: Stories of Loss and Love
    Xue Xinran
    Paperback: 03/06/2012
     
    Message from an Unknown Chinese Mother is powered by love and by heartbreak and will stay with readers long ...

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