The Hilarious World of Depression

The Hilarious World of DepressionFor years John Moe, critically acclaimed public radio personality and host of The Hilarious World of Depression podcast, struggled with depression it plagued his family and claimed the life of his brother in 2007 As Moe came to terms with his own illness, he began to see similar patterns of behavi


Stray

StrayFrom the bestselling author of Sweetbitter, a memoir of growing up in a family shattered by lies and addiction, and of one woman s attempts to find a life beyond the limits of her past Stray is a moving, sometimes devastating, brilliantly written and ultimately inspiring exploration of the landscap



Officer Clemmons

Officer ClemmonsDetails the incredible life story of Fran ois Clemmons, beginning with his early years in Alabama and Ohio, marked by family trauma and loss, through his studies as a music major at Oberlin College, where Clemmons began to investigate and embrace his homosexuality, to a chance encounter with Fred Ro




Fairest: A Memoir

Fairest: A MemoirA singular, beautifully written coming of age memoir of a Filipino boy with albinism whose story travels from an immigrant childhood to Harvard to a gender transition and illuminates the illusions of race, disability, and gender n nFairest is a memoir about a precocious boy with albinism, a sun child


Figure It Out

Figure It OutToward what goal do I aspire, ever, but collision Always accident, concussion, bodies butting together By collision I also mean metaphor and metonymy operations of slide and slip and transfuse n n In his new nonfiction collection, poet, artist, critic, novelist, and performer Wayne Koestenb




Resistance: A Songwriter's Story of Hope, Change, and Courage

Resistance: A Songwriter's Story of Hope, Change, and CourageSince the release of her first, career defining solo album Little Earthquakes, Tori Amos has been one of the music industry s most enduring and ingenious artists From her unnerving depiction of sexual assault in Me and a Gun to her post 9 11 album Scarlet s Walk to her latest album Native Invader



Brown Album: Essays on Exile and Identity

Brown Album: Essays on Exile and IdentityA Vintage Original nFrom the much acclaimed novelist and essayist, a beautifully rendered, poignant collection of personal essays, chronicling immigrant and Iranian American life in our contemporary moment n nNovelist Porochista Khakpour s family moved to Los Angeles after fleeing the Iranian Revolu


Banned Book Club

Banned Book ClubWhen Kim Hyun Sook started college in 1983 she was ready for her world to open up After acing her exams and sort of convincing her traditional mother that it was a good idea for a woman to go to college, she looked forward to soaking up the ideas of Western Literature far from the drudgery she was


Educated

EducatedTara Westover was 17 the first time she set foot in a classroom Born to survivalists in the mountains of Idaho, she prepared for the end of the world by stockpiling home canned peaches and sleeping with her head for the hills bag In the summer she stewed herbs for her mother, a midwife and heale


Between the World and Me

Between the World and MeThis is your country, this is your world, this is your body, and you must find some way to live within the all of it In a profound work that pivots from the biggest questions about American history and ideals to the most intimate concerns of a father for his son, Ta Nehisi Coates offers a powerfu


The Tattooist of Auschwitz (The Tattooist of Auschwitz, #1)

The Tattooist of Auschwitz (The Tattooist of Auschwitz, #1)In April 1942, Lale Sokolov, a Slovakian Jew, is forcibly transported to the concentration camps at Auschwitz Birkenau When his captors discover that he speaks several languages, he is put to work as a T towierer the German word for tattooist , tasked with permanently marking his fellow prisoners.


So You Want to Talk About Race

So You Want to Talk About RaceIn this breakout book, Ijeoma Oluo explores the complex reality of today s racial landscape from white privilege and police brutality to systemic discrimination and the Black Lives Matter movement offering straightforward clarity that readers need to contribute to the dismantling of the racial div