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BIPOC Authors

BIPOC stands for Black, Indigenous and People of Color. Browse this list of books by BIPOC writers to find your next read! 
Looking for books for kids and teens? Check out this list.

You can also browse books by Indigenous Authors here.

This is not an exhaustive list. If we missed one of your favorites, or there's a book you think we should, please feel free to email us.

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White Ivy: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781982100599
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Published: Simon & Schuster - November 3rd, 2020
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Milk Blood Heat Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780802158154
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Published: Grove Press - February 2nd, 2021
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Land of Big Numbers: Stories Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780358272557
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Published: Mariner Books - February 2nd, 2021
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Kink: Stories Cover Image
By R.O. Kwon (Editor), Garth Greenwell (Editor)
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982110215
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Published: Simon & Schuster - February 9th, 2021
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Raceless: In Search of Family, Identity, and the Truth About Where I Belong Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063009486
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Published: Harper Perennial - February 23rd, 2021
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Memorial: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593087275
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 27th, 2020
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How the One-Armed Sister Sweeps Her House: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316536981
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - February 2nd, 2021
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Whiteout Conditions Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781937512910
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Published: Two Dollar Radio - March 17th, 2020
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Aftershocks: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781982111229
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Published: Simon & Schuster - January 12th, 2021
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Life After Death: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982139131
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Published: Atria/Emily Bestler Books - March 2nd, 2021
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98 Wounds Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781933149578
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Published: Manic D Press - December 13th, 2011
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A Cup of Water Under My Bed: A Memoir Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780807062920
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Published: Beacon Press - September 8th, 2015
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A Handful of Earth, a Handful of Sky: The World of Octavia Butler Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781626400634
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Published: Angel City Press - October 20th, 2020
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A Promised Land Cover Image
$45.00
ISBN: 9781524763169
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Published: Crown - November 17th, 2020
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A Taste of Sage: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062974846
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Published: Harper Paperbacks - May 19th, 2020
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An American Marriage (Oprah's Book Club): A Novel Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781616208684
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Published: Algonquin Books - February 5th, 2019
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And Now She's Gone: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250753175
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Published: Forge Books - September 22nd, 2020
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After/Image: Los Angeles Outside the Frame Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781626400535
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Published: Angel City Press - March 3rd, 2018
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African American Poetry: 250 Years of Struggle & Song (LOA #333): A Library of America Anthology Cover Image
By Kevin Young (Editor)
$45.00
ISBN: 9781598536669
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Published: Library of America - October 20th, 2020
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Afterlife Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781643750255
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Published: Algonquin Books - April 7th, 2020
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Black Leopard, Red Wolf (The Dark Star Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780735220188
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Published: Riverhead Books - February 4th, 2020
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Black Sunday Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781948226561
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Published: Catapult - February 4th, 2020
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Blacktop Wasteland: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250252685
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Published: Flatiron Books - July 14th, 2020
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Bluebird, Bluebird (A Highway 59 Novel #1) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316363273
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Published: Mulholland Books - August 28th, 2018
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Burning Sugar Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781551528250
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Published: Arsenal Pulp Press - September 29th, 2020
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Caste (Oprah's Book Club): The Origins of Our Discontents Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780593230251
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Published: Random House - August 4th, 2020
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Can't Escape Love: A Reluctant Royals Novella Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780062931900
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Published: Avon Impulse - April 30th, 2019
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Cockfight Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781936932825
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Published: Feminist Press - May 5th, 2020
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Crossing the Border: Collected Poems Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9780991261284
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Published: Regal House Publishing - June 1st, 2017
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Dominicana: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250205933
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Published: Flatiron Books - September 3rd, 2019
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Down the River unto the Sea Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316509633
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Published: Mulholland Books - February 26th, 2019
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Dryland: Issue 9 Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781076288271
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Published: Independently Published - June 29th, 2019
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East of East: The Making of Greater El Monte (Latinidad: Transnational Cultures in the United States) Cover Image
By Romeo Guzmán (Editor), Carribean Fragoza (Editor), Alex Sayf Cummings (Editor), Ryan Reft (Editor), Carribean Fragoza (Contributions by), Romeo Guzmán (Contributions by), Alex Sayf Cummings (Contributions by), Ryan Reft (Contributions by), Aurelie Roy (Contributions by), Maria John (Contributions by), Karen Wilson (Contributions by), Daniel Lynch (Contributions by), Daniel Cady (Contributions by), Yesenia Barragan (Contributions by), Mark Bray (Contributions by), Melquiades Fernandez (Contributions by), Rachel Newman (Contributions by), Nick Juravich (Contributions by), Juan Herrera (Contributions by), Adam Goodman (Contributions by), Daniel Morales (Contributions by), Daniel Medina (Contributions by), Andre Kobayashi Deckrow (Contributions by), David Reid (Contributions by), Jennifer Renteria (Contributions by), Michael Weller (Contributions by), Jude Webre (Contributions by), Troy Andreas Araiza Kokinis (Contributions by), Apolonio Morales (Contributions by), Stacy I. Macías (Contributions by), Michael Jaime-Becerra (Contributions by), Alex Espinoza (Contributions by), Toni Margarita Plummer (Contributions by), Salvador Plascencia (Contributions by), Wendy Cheng (Contributions by)
$34.95
ISBN: 9781978805484
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Published: Rutgers University Press - February 14th, 2020
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Freshwater Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802128997
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Published: Grove Press - December 18th, 2018
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Friday Black Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781328911247
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Published: Mariner Books - October 23rd, 2018
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From Our Land to Our Land: Essays, Journeys, and Imaginings from a Native Xicanx Writer Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781609809720
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Published: Seven Stories Press - January 28th, 2020
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Girl Gone Viral: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062878137
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Published: Avon - April 21st, 2020
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Gods of Jade and Shadow Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525620778
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Published: Del Rey - February 18th, 2020
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Grand Union: Stories Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525558996
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Published: Penguin Press - October 8th, 2019
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Her Body and Other Parties: Stories Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555977887
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Published: Graywolf Press - October 3rd, 2017
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Hiroshima Boy (Mas Arai Mystery #7) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781945551086
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Published: Prospect Park Books - March 13th, 2018
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His Only Wife Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781616209155
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Published: Algonquin Books - September 1st, 2020
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Homegoing Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781101971062
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Published: Vintage - May 2nd, 2017
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Homie: Poems Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781644450109
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Published: Graywolf Press - January 21st, 2020
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How Long 'til Black Future Month?: Stories Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316491372
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Published: Orbit - August 13th, 2019
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I Asked the Blue Heron Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780999081204
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Published: Lisbeth Coiman - November 3rd, 2017
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If They Come for Us: Poems Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525509783
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Published: One World - August 7th, 2018
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If the Boot Fits: A Smart & Sexy Cinderella Story (Cowboys of California #2) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781496725417
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Published: Dafina - October 27th, 2020
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In the Dream House: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781644450031
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Published: Graywolf Press - November 5th, 2019
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Inheritance Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781948579131
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Published: Alice James Books - November 10th, 2020
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It's Not All Downhill From Here: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984823748
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Published: Ballantine Books - March 31st, 2020
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Iced in Paradise: A Leilani Santiago Hawai'i Mystery Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781945551598
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Published: Prospect Park Books - September 3rd, 2019
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Intimations: Six Essays Cover Image
$10.95
ISBN: 9780593297612
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Published: Penguin Books - July 28th, 2020
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Interior Chinatown: A Novel (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307948472
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Published: Vintage - November 17th, 2020
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IQ (An IQ Novel #1) Cover Image
By Joe Ide
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316267731
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Published: Mulholland Books - September 19th, 2017
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Jubilee: Recipes from Two Centuries of African American Cooking: A Cookbook Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781524761738
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Published: Clarkson Potter - November 5th, 2019
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Light for the World to See: A Thousand Words on Race and Hope Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780358539414
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - November 17th, 2020
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Little Family: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780735211773
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Published: Riverhead Books - April 28th, 2020
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Little Fires Everywhere: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780735224315
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Published: Penguin Books - May 7th, 2019
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Love War Stories Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781936932252
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Published: Feminist Press - July 10th, 2018
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Luster: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780374194321
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 4th, 2020
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Mapping the Interior Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780765395108
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Published: Tor.com - June 20th, 2017
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Making Our Way Home: The Great Migration and the Black American Dream Cover Image
By Blair Imani, Patrisse Cullors (Foreword by)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781984856920
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Published: Ten Speed Press - January 14th, 2020
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Mean Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781566894913
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Published: Coffee House Press - November 7th, 2017
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Memorial: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593087275
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 27th, 2020
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Mexican Gothic Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525620785
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Published: Del Rey - June 30th, 2020
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My Sister, the Serial Killer: A Novel Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780525564201
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Published: Anchor - July 30th, 2019
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Navigate Your Stars Cover Image
By Jesmyn Ward, Gina Triplett (Illustrator)
$16.00
ISBN: 9781982131326
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Published: Scribner - April 7th, 2020
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On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525562023
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Published: Penguin Press - June 4th, 2019
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Oaxaca: Home Cooking from the Heart of Mexico Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781419735424
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Published: Abrams - October 22nd, 2019
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Once Upon a Sunset Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781982115937
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Published: Gallery Books - March 3rd, 2020
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The Only Good Indians Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781982136451
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Published: Gallery / Saga Press - July 14th, 2020
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Opium and Absinthe Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781542017794
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Published: Lake Union Publishing - July 1st, 2020
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Party of Two Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593100820
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Published: Berkley - June 23rd, 2020
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Posada: Offerings of Witness and Refuge Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781939675422
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Published: Sundress Publications - October 15th, 2016
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Queenie Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501196027
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Published: Gallery/Scout Press - November 5th, 2019
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Real Life: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525538882
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Published: Riverhead Books - February 18th, 2020

Red at the Bone: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525535270
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 17th, 2019
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Recipe for Persuasion: A Novel (The Rajes Series #2) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062839077
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - May 26th, 2020
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Retablos: Stories from a Life Lived Along the Border Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780872867864
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Published: City Lights Books - October 23rd, 2018
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Ring Shout Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250767028
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Published: Tordotcom - October 13th, 2020
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Royal Holiday Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593099049
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Published: Berkley - October 13th, 2020
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Salt Houses Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781328915856
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Published: Mariner Books - June 5th, 2018
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Sex and Vanity: A Novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385546270
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Published: Doubleday - June 30th, 2020
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Such a Fun Age Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525541905
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - December 31st, 2019
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Take a Hint, Dani Brown: A Novel (The Brown Sisters #2) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062941237
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Published: Avon - June 23rd, 2020
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Take Us to Your Chief and Other Stories: Classic Science-Fiction with a Contemporary First Nations Outlook Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781771621311
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Published: Douglas & McIntyre - April 11th, 2017
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The Amado Women Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781935955733
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Published: Cinco Puntos Press - July 1st, 2014
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The Bride Test Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780451490827
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Published: Berkley - May 7th, 2019
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The City We Became: A Novel (The Great Cities Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316509848
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Published: Orbit - March 24th, 2020
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The Death of Vivek Oji: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525541608
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Published: Riverhead Books - August 4th, 2020
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The Devourers: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781101967539
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Published: Del Rey - February 21st, 2017
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The Farm: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984853776
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - April 28th, 2020
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The Five Acts of Diego León Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781940660585
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Published: Los Angeles Review of Books - February 18th, 2020
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The Missing American (An Emma Djan Investigation #1) Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781641290708
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Published: Soho Crime - January 14th, 2020
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The Mothers: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780399184529
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 10th, 2017
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The Nickel Boys (Winner 2020 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction): A Novel Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780385537070
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Published: Doubleday - July 16th, 2019
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The Refugees Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802127365
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Published: Grove Press - January 2nd, 2018
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thePhoenix Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9781693101328
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Published: Independently Published - September 13th, 2019
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The Subtweet Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781770415256
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Published: ECW Press - April 7th, 2020
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The Vanishing Half: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525536291
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Published: Riverhead Books - June 2nd, 2020
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The Water Dancer: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399590597
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Published: One World - September 24th, 2019
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There There Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525436140
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Published: Vintage - May 7th, 2019
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They Called Us Enemy Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781603094504
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Published: Top Shelf Productions - July 16th, 2019
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Ties That Tether Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593101940
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Published: Berkley - September 29th, 2020
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Transcendent Kingdom: A novel Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780525658184
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Published: Knopf - September 1st, 2020
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Trouble Is What I Do (Leonid McGill) Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780316491136
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Published: Mulholland Books - February 25th, 2020
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Two Trees Make a Forest: In Search of My Family's Past Among Taiwan's Mountains and Coasts Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781646220007
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Published: Catapult - August 4th, 2020
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Under The Belly of the Beast: Chapbook Cover Image
$7.00
ISBN: 9781695695016
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Published: Independently Published - September 26th, 2019
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The Wangs vs. the World Cover Image
$14.99
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Published: Mariner Books - June 6th, 2017
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Whatever It Takes Cover Image
$45.00
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Published: Genesis Publications - October 27th, 2020
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When No One Is Watching: A Thriller Cover Image
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - September 1st, 2020
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You Had Me at Hola: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062959928
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Published: Avon - August 4th, 2020
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