Fiction

Grief Is the Thing with Feathers

A Novel
Max Porter

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2016

“It stunned me, full of beauty, hilarity, and thick black darkness.”—Evie Wyld

The Gulf

A Novel
Belle Boggs

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2019

A hilarious sendup of writing workshops, for-profit education, and the gulf between believers and nonbelievers 
 

Half an Inch of Water

Stories
Percival Everett

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2015
A new collection of stories set in the West from “one of the most gifted and versatile of contemporary writers” (NPR)

Happy Baby

A Novel
Stephen Elliott

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2017

“Heartbreakingly and bewilderingly alive in a way most bigger books can’t even imagine.”Salon
 

Heart-Side Up

Barbara Dimmick

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2002

An absorbing novel of violence and survival

Her Body and Other Parties

Stories
Carmen Maria Machado

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2017

A highly anticipated debut by “one of the most ferociously gifted young writers working today” (Michelle Huneven)

The Heyday of the Insensitive Bastards

Stories
Robert Boswell

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2010

An exhilarating collection, as brash as it is wise, by one of our great storytellers

Holding Pattern

Stories
Jeffery Renard Allen

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2008

The first short story collection by an award-winning African-American novelist.

A House at the Edge of Tears

Vénus Khoury-Ghata; Translated from the French by Marilyn Hacker

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2005

A harrowing, poetic, and autobiographic account of growing up with a tyrannical father in a war-torn coutnry.

The House of Widows

A Novel
Askold Melnyczuk

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2008

A novel of intrigue that is played across decades, continents, and generations by the celebrated, New York Times Notable author of Ambassador of the Dead

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