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Gifts for Inquisitive Readers

Exceptional, off-the-beaten-path titles & gift ideas for the thoughtful, curious readers in your life. These aren't the usual books everyone sees on the chain store book tables or repetitive bestseller lists.

FICTION: An Army of Lovers by Juliana Spahr and David Buuck (City Lights Books)

POETRY: As Long As Trees Last by Hoa Nguyen (Wave Books)

POETRY: The Library of Dreams: New and Selected Poems, 1965-2013 by Howard Schwartz (BkMK Press)

POETRY: Kyotologic by Anne Gorrick (Shearsman Books)

POETRY: The Identification of Ghosts by Maryrose Larkin (Chax Press)

POETRY: What I've Stolen, What I've Earned by Sherman Alexie (Hanging Loose Press)

What I've Stolen, What I've Earned

ART: Hilma AF Klint: A Pioneer of Abstraction by Hilma af Klint, Iris Muller-Westermann (Editor), Pascal Rousseau (Text), David Lomas (Text) (Hatje Cantz Publishers)

ART: Wangechi Mutu: A Shady Promise by Wangechi Mutu, Douglas Singleton (Editor), Michael E. Veal (Damiani)

ART/HISTORY: Magic: 1400s-1950s by Noel Daniel (Editor), Jim Steinmeyer, Ricky Jay, Mike Caveney (Taschen)

POETRY: Wave Books Paperback Subscription 2014 ($110). The entire year's catalog of Wave publications (11 titles for $110), plus any bibliographic pamphlets or broadsides that we publish throughout the year, complimentary entry to Wave-sponsored events, and discounts on future renewals.

Paperback Subscription 2014

POETRY: LRL 2013 Winter Series : 7 Handmade Chapbooks ($52) New work by David Hadbawnik, Adam Fagin, Doug MacPherson, Matt Reeck, Forrest Roth & Dawn Pendergast.

POETRY/FICTION/ART: UGLY DUCKLING FULL PRESSE SUBSCRIPTION FOR 2014 ($185) UDP’s Full Presse Subscription includes 24+ titles sent directly to your home throughout the year: new works of poetry, experimental prose, translations, chapbooks, artist book

NONFICTION/HISTORY: An Intimate Affair: Women, Lingerie, and Sexuality by Jill Fields (University of California Press)