Justin's Staff Picks

Binti By Nnedi Okorafor Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780765385253
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Published: Tordotcom - September 22nd, 2015

"Prepare to fall in love with Binti." —Neil Gaiman

Winner of the Hugo Award and the Nebula Award for Best Novella!


The Whispering Muse: A Novel By Sjón, Victoria Cribb (Translated by) Cover Image
By Sjón, Victoria Cribb (Translated by)
$15.00
ISBN: 9780374534769
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(This book cannot be returned.)
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - May 6th, 2014

"Sublime . . . A work of coy humor and shape-shifting magic ." —The Wall Street Journal


How to Love the World: Poems of Gratitude and Hope By James Crews, Ross Gay (Foreword by) Cover Image
By James Crews, Ross Gay (Foreword by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781635863864
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - March 23rd, 2021

An Indie Poetry Bestseller!

What the world needs now
– featuring poems from inaugural poet Amanda Gorman, Ross Gay, Tracy K.


The End We Start from By Megan Hunter Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780802128591
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Published: Grove Press - September 18th, 2018

The #1 Indie Next Selection for November 2017, a Summer/Fall 2017 Indies Introduce Selection, a Fall 2017 Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Selection, an Amazon Best of the Month in Literature & Fiction


The Face: A Time Code By Ruth Ozeki Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781632060525
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Published: Restless Books - March 1st, 2016

“Ruth Ozeki, a Zen Buddhist priest, sets herself the task of staring at her face in a mirror for three full, uninterrupted hours; her ruminations ripple out from personal and familial memories to wise and honest meditations on families and aging, race and the body.” —Minneapolis Star Tribune

What did your face look like before your parents were born?


How to Connect (Mindfulness Essentials #8) By Thich Nhat Hanh, Jason DeAntonis (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Thich Nhat Hanh, Jason DeAntonis (Illustrator)
$9.95
ISBN: 9781946764546
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Published: Parallax Press - July 28th, 2020

We can restore our inherent connection to nature, each other, our ancestors, and ourselves, and remember our fundamental gift of belonging. 

The eighth book in the bestselling Mindfulness Essentials series, a back-to-basics collection from world-renowned Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh that introduces everyone to the essentials of mindfulness practice.


The Woman Who Killed the Fish (Storybook ND Series) By Clarice Lispector, Benjamin Moser (Translated by) Cover Image
By Clarice Lispector, Benjamin Moser (Translated by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9780811229609
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Published: New Directions - September 27th, 2022

Four beguiling tales for children of all ages.

A surprising new facet of Clarice Lispector’s genius


This Is Water: Some Thoughts, Delivered on a Significant Occasion, about Living a Compassionate Life By David Foster Wallace Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780316068222
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - April 14th, 2009

In this rare peak into the personal life of the author of numerous bestselling novels, gain an understanding of David Foster Wallace and how he became the man that he was.