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Cliffs Notes on Garcia Marquez' 100 Hundred Years of Solitude
This history of a family is an amalgamation of Garcia Marquez's shorter fiction, American fiction, biblical parables, and quixotic experiences of his own unique life story. His is a community crowded …
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Who gave Jonathan Van Ness permission to be the radiant human he is today? No one, honey.

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‘I sit on the loo and think about all the people I can have sex with now. I'm not obsessed with sex. I just can't stop thinking about it.’

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My Dad Wrote a Porno: The fully annotated edition of Rocky Flintstone's Belinda Blinked
The fully annotated, fully filthy, fully hilarious book from the Number 1 podcast sensation My Dad Wrote a Porno Belinda blinked, it wasn't a dream, the job interviewer had just asked her to remove he…
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“I lost my own father at 12 yr. of age and know what it is to be raised on lies and silences my dear daughter you are presently too young to understand a word I write but this history is for you and w…
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A graphic memoir of Alison Bechdel becoming the artist her mother wanted to be.

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A Brief History of Seven Killings
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On December 3, 1976, just before the Jamaican general election and two days before Bob Marley was to play the Smile Jamaica Concert, gunmen stormed his house, machine guns blazing. The attack nearly k…
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In March 1913, Frank Reid's wife abruptly leaves him and Moscow for her native England. Naturally, she takes their daughters and son with her. The children, however, only make it as far as the train s…
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Rupaul's Drag Race and the Shifting Visibility of Drag Culture: The Boundaries of Reality TV
This book identifies and analyzes the ways in which RuPaul's Drag Race has reshaped the visibility of drag culture in the US and internationally, as well as how the program has changed understandings …
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In the novel that won her the Booker Prize and established her international reputation, Anita Brookner finds a new vocabulary for framing the eternal question "Why love?" It tells the story of Edith …
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From Drag Queens to Leathermen: Language, Gender, and Gay Male Subcultures
This book examines gendered language use in six gay male subcultures: drag queens, radical faeries, bears, circuit boys, barebackers, and leathermen. Within each subculture, unique patterns of languag…
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The Comic Destiny
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As one of Britain's foremost poets, Ben Okri brings both poetry and story together, paring writing and image down to their essentials.

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Wie man Deutscher wird in 50 einfachen Schritten / How to be German in 50 easy steps
Frühstücke ausgiebig, buche deine Urlaube bis 2017, zieh dir was Vernünftiges an und gehorche dem roten Ampelmann! Deutschland ist ein herrliches Land, und Adam Fletcher macht es jedem kinderleicht, s…
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This timely book presents a multifaceted look at war, media, and propaganda from international perspectives. Focusing on the media's role in global conflicts, prominent authors, journalists, scholars,…
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The brilliant and funny new novel from the author hailed as 'one of his generation's most gifted writers' by the New York Times
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Will is the bearer of the knife. Now, accompanied by angels, his task is to deliver that powerful, dangerous weapon to Lord Asriel - by the command of his dying father.

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The Narrow Road to the Deep North
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A novel of the cruelty of war, and tenuousness of life and the impossibility of love.

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Polari - The Lost Language of Gay Men
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Polari is a secret form of language mainly used by homosexual men in London and other cities during the twentieth century. Derived in part from the slang lexicons of numerous stigmatised and itinerant…
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The Facts Behind the Helsinki Roccamatios
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The appearance of a young storyteller with a unique fictional voice is cause for celebration. Yann Martel's title story (described as "unforgettable...a truly stunning piece of fiction"*), won the 199…
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AIDS Sutra: Untold Stories from India
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In this groundbreaking anthology, sixteen renowned writers tell the hidden story of the AIDS crisis, illuminating the complex nature of one of the major problems facing the developing world. India is …
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In Change, Mo Yan, the 2012 Nobel Laureate in Literature, personalizes the political and social changes in his country over the past few decades in this novella disguised as autobiography—or vice-vers…
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“I can’t figure out if this book is a heart-felt dispatch from the front line in the battle of the sexes or a brilliant send-up of the way in which the male point of view has been misrepresented by mi…
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The Page Turner
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At the age of eighteen Paul Porterfield dreams of playing piano at the world's great concert halls, yet the closest he's come has been to turn pages for his idol, Richard Kennington, a former prodigy …
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