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  • Parade
  • Rakesfall
  • Little Rot
  • God Bless You, Otis Spunkmeyer: A Novel
  • Night Flyer
  • Complicit
  • The Nature of Our Cities
  • 1974: A Personal History
  • The Supreme Court Footnote
  • What Love Looks Like
  • The Cautious Traveller’s Guide to the Wastelands
  • The Midnight Feast
  • Sandwich
  • Same as it Ever was
  • Escape from Shadow Physics: The Quest to End the Dark Ages of Quantum Theory
  • The Language Puzzle
  • Rooted
  • When the Clock Broke
  • Hidden Faces
  • Rivermouth
  • One Week to Change the World
  • Roman Stories
  • Goodnight School
  • Where Wolves Don’t Die
  • Hello Hello Shapes
Hardcover Best Sellers
  • Chasing Beauty: The Life of Isabella Stewart Gardner
  • Mouth: Stories
  • All Fours
  • Dog Man: The Scarlet Shedder: A Graphic Novel (Dog Man #12): From the Creator of Captain Underpants
  • The Paris Novel
  • The Creative Act
  • An Unfinished Love Story: A Personal History of the 1960s
  • The Demon of Unrest: A Saga of Hubris, Heartbreak, and Heroism at the Dawn of the Civil War
  • Long Island
  • When the Clock Broke
  • James
  • The Anxious Generation
  • Challenger
  • Parade
  • An Encyclopedia of Gardening for Colored Children
Paperback Best Sellers
  • Not in Love
  • The Idiot: A Novel
  • Dopamine Nation: Finding Balance in the Age of Indulgence
  • Everything I Know about Love: A Memoir
  • My Year of Rest and Relaxation: A Novel
  • The Three-Body Problem
  • Dune
  • This Is How You Lose the Time War
  • Big Swiss: A Novel
  • Everyone in This Room Will Someday Be Dead: A Novel
  • The Midnight Library: A Novel
  • Ninetails: Nine Tales
  • On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous: A Novel
  • Kairos
  • Stories I Told My Dead Lover
Featured Titles
  • Evocation
  • Mirrored Heavens
  • You Like It Darker
  • Farewell, Amethystine
  • Swiped
  • Enlightenment
  • Exhibit
  • Goddess of the River
  • Godwin
  • Last House
  • Oye
  • The Road to the Country
  • The Second Coming: A Novel
  • The Stolen Child
  • We Were the Universe
  • Rebel Girl
  • How to Become Famous
  • We Refuse
  • The Other Olympians
  • The Fall of Roe
  • The Walls Have Eyes
  • The Playbook
  • The Struggle for Taiwan: A History of America, China, and the Island Caught Between
  • Imperial Island
  • When the Sea Came Alive
  • The Editor
  • Vector
  • The Catalyst
  • The Light Eaters
  • A Little History of Psychology
Black Lives Matter
  • White Burgers, Black Cash: Fast Food from Black Exclusion to Exploitation
  • Soil: The Story of a Black Mother’s Garden
  • In Search of a Beautiful Freedom: New and Selected Essays
  • When We See Us: A Century of Black Figuration in Painting
  • Samuel Ringgold Ward: A Life of Struggle
  • Civil Rights Queen: Constance Baker Motley and the Struggle for Equality
  • Sink: A Memoir
  • Chasing the Black Eagle: A Novel
  • My Seven Black Fathers: A Memoir of Race, Family, and the Mentors Who Made Me Whole
  • The Last Gift of the Master Artists: A Novel
  • Above Ground: Poems
  • King: A Life
  • New Suns 2: Original Speculative Fiction by People of Color
  • Ordinary Notes
  • Minor Notes, Volume 1
  • Afrofuturism
  • In Our Shoes
  • Africatown: America’s Last Slave Ship and the Community It Created
  • Homebodies: A Novel
  • Spoken Word: A Cultural History
  • Maame: A Novel