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Gathering Blossoms Under Fire: The Journals of Alice Walker, 1965–2000 Cover Image
By Alice Walker, Valerie Boyd (Editor)
$32.50
ISBN: 9781476773155
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Published: Simon & Schuster - April 12th, 2022

From National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize–winning author Alice Walker and edited by critic and writer Valerie Boyd, comes an unprecedented compilation of Walker’s fifty years of journals drawing an intimate portrait of her development over five decades as an artist, human rights and women’s activist, and intellectual.

For the first time, the edited journals of Ali


Gossypiin Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781636280257
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Published: Red Hen Press - April 12th, 2022

This harvest of poems is inspired by the plant medicine latent in Gossypium Herbeceum, or Cotton Root Bark, which was used by enslaved Black women to induce labor, cure reproductive ailments and end unwanted pregnancies.


Refuse to Be Done: How to Write and Rewrite a Novel in Three Drafts Cover Image
$15.95
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ISBN: 9781641293419
Published: Soho Press - March 8th, 2022

They say writing is rewriting. So why does the second part get such short shrift? Refuse To Be Done will guide you through every step of the novel writing process, from getting started on those first pages to the last tips for making your final draft even tighter and stronger.


Time Is a Mother Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780593300237
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Published: Penguin Press - April 5th, 2022

An instant New York Times bestseller!

The highly anticipated collection of poems from the award-winning writer Ocean Vuong


How else do we return to ourselves but to fold
The page so it points to the good part
 


The Memory Librarian: And Other Stories of Dirty Computer Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780063070875
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Published: Harper Voyager - April 19th, 2022

New York Times bestseller!


Abolition. Feminism. Now. Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781642592580
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Published: Haymarket Books - January 18th, 2022

As a politic and a practice, abolition increasingly shapes our political moment -- halting the construction of new jails and propelling movements to divest from policing.


Nothing Burns as Bright as You Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780358655350
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Published: Versify - April 5th, 2022

Five starred reviews!

From New York Times bestselling author Ashley Woodfolk, Nothing Burns as Bright as You is an impassioned stand-alone tale of queer love, grief, and the complexity of female friendship.


All About Love: New Visions (Love Song to the Nation #1) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780060959470
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - January 30th, 2018

A New York Times bestseller and enduring classic, All About Love is the acclaimed first volume in feminist icon bell hooks' "Love Song to the Nation" trilogy.  All About Love reveals what causes a polarized society, and how to heal the divisions that cause suffering.


Body Work: The Radical Power of Personal Narrative Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781646220854
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Published: Catapult - March 15th, 2022

AN INSTANT NATIONAL BESTSELLER

Memoir meets craft master class in this “daring, honest, psychologically insightful” exploration of how we think and write about intimate experiences—“a must read for anybody shoving a pen across paper or staring into a screen or a past" (Mary Karr)


Bless the Daughter Raised by a Voice in Her Head: Poems Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593134351
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - March 1st, 2022

Poems of migration, womanhood, trauma, and resilience from the celebrated collaborator on Beyoncé’s Lemonade and Black Is King, award-winning Somali British poet Warsan Shire

“The beautifully crafted poems in this collection are fiercely tender gifts.”—Roxane Gay, author of Bad Feminist


The Four Pivots: Reimagining Justice, Reimagining Ourselves Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781623175429
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Published: North Atlantic Books - January 25th, 2022

“Reading this courageous book feels like the beginning of a social and personal awakening...I can’t stop thinking about it.”—Brené Brown, PhD, author of Atlas of the Heart
 


Come As You Are: Revised and Updated: The Surprising New Science That Will Transform Your Sex Life Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781982165314
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Published: Simon & Schuster - March 2nd, 2021

A revised and updated edition of Emily Nagoski’s game-changing New York Times bestseller Come As You Are, featuring new information and research on mindfulness, desire, and pleasure that will radically transform your sex life.

For much of the 20th and 21st centuries, women’s sexuality was an uncharted territory in science, studied far less frequently—a


Polysecure: Attachment, Trauma and Consensual Nonmonogamy Cover Image
By Jessica Fern, Eve Rickert (Foreword by), Nora Samaran (Foreword by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781944934989
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Published: Thorntree Press - October 23rd, 2020

Attachment theory has entered the mainstream, but most discussions focus on how we can cultivate secure monogamous relationships. What if, like many people, you’re striving for secure, happy attachments with more than one partner? Polyamorous psychotherapist Jessica Fern breaks new ground by extending attachment theory into the realm of consensual nonmonogamy.


America, Goddam: Violence, Black Women, and the Struggle for Justice Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780520384491
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Published: University of California Press - April 5th, 2022

"Required reading for all Americans."―Kirkus Reviews
A powerful account of violence against Black women and girls in the United States and their fight for liberation.

Echoing the energy of Nina Simone's searing protest song that inspired the title, this book is a call to action in our collective journey toward just futures.


We Do This 'Til We Free Us: Abolitionist Organizing and Transforming Justice Cover Image
By Mariame Kaba, Tamara K. Nopper (Editor), Naomi Murakawa (Foreword by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781642595253
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Published: Haymarket Books - February 23rd, 2021

New York Times Bestseller


Manhunt Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250794642
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Published: Tor Nightfire - February 22nd, 2022

STARRED Reviews in Library Journal and Booklist!

“A modern horror masterpiece.” —Carmen Maria Machado, bestselling author of In the Dream House

Gretchen Felker-Martin's Manhunt is an explosive post-apocalyptic novel that follows trans women and trans men on a grotesque journey of survival.


Take My Hand Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593337691
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Published: Berkley - April 12th, 2022

“Deeply empathetic yet unflinching in its gaze…an unforgettable exploration of responsibility and redemption.” —Celeste Ng
 
“Highlights the horrific discrepancies in our healthcare system and illustrates their heartbreaking consequences.” —Essence

 


Trans Bodies, Trans Selves: A Resource by and for Transgender Communities Cover Image
$39.95
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ISBN: 9780190092726
Published: Oxford University Press, USA - April 15th, 2022

There is no one way to be transgender.


Undrowned: Black Feminist Lessons from Marine Mammals Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781849353977
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Published: AK Press - November 17th, 2020

Undrowned is a book-length meditation for social movements and our whole species based on the subversive and transformative guidance of marine mammals. Our aquatic cousins are queer, fierce, protective of each other, complex, shaped by conflict, and struggling to survive the extractive and militarized conditions our species has imposed on the ocean.


Shine Bright: A Very Personal History of Black Women in Pop Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593132715
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Published: Roc Lit 101 - April 19th, 2022

American pop music is arguably this country’s greatest cultural contribution to the world, and its singular voice and virtuosity were created by a shining thread of Black women geniuses stretching back to the country’s founding.