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Bad Feminist Bad Feminist

30% Off:
$15.99 $11.19

Roxanne Gay

One of our most indispensable writers . . . on everything that matters

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The Examined Life The Examined Life

30% Off:
$14.95 $10.47

Stephen Grosz

An extraordinary book for anyone eager to understand the hidden motives that shape our lives.

We are all storytellers—we create stories to make sense of our lives. But it is not enough to tell tales. There must be someone to listen.

In his work as a practicing psychoanalyst, Stephen Grosz has spent the last twenty-five years uncovering the hidden feelings behind our most baffling behavior. The Examined Life distils more than 50,000 hours of conversation into pure psychological insight without the jargon.

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Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls

30% Off:
$17 $11.90

David Sedaris A new collection of essays from the #1 New York Times bestselling author who has been called the preeminent humorist of his generation. "Sedaris is horribly observant. He sees things as they are.... He'll be telling some weird story, and all of a sudden, just at the end, it turns out not only to be about him, but also about you." -New York Observer

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What We See When We Read What We See When We Read

30% Off:
$16.95 $10.50

Peter Mendelsund A gorgeously unique, fully illustrated exploration into the phenomenology of reading—how we visualize images from reading works of literature, from one of our very best book jacket designers, himself a passionate reader. "Amazing. . . . Sparkling with verbal as well as visual wit and the personable exhilaration of one of the best conversations you've ever had" —Chris Ware

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White Girls

30% Off:
$16.00 $11.20

Hilton Als In pieces that hairpin between critique and meditation, fiction and nonfiction, high culture and low, the theoretical and the deeply personal, Als presents a stunning portrait of a writer by way of his subjects, and an invaluable guide to the culture of our time. "White Girls is a book, a dream, an enemy, a friend, and, yes, the read of the year..." -Junot Díaz