Milkweed Editions

Milkweed Editions

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Hi #twincities #bookclubbers! Did you know that we offer a 20% discount for purchasing a #bookclub book from our store? We just got in copies of Randa Jarrar's collection of #stories HIM ME MUHAMMED ALI for @therivetermag x @anthro_westend book club discussion on March 15 @ 7 PM! Bonus buy a copy of the book for book club and get 20% off the mag too! Don't forget to RSVPdo so by DM'ing @therivetermag or @anthro_westend. The rest of you clubbers out there we hope to see you soon!

Hans wrote about LINCOLN IN THE BARDO (#georgesaunders) because he couldn't stop talking about it and because seriously if you haven't picked it up yet you should because it's so so so good. Fun fact about the chorus of ghost voices: Saunders took cues from early internet chat roomstheir scrolling narrative seemed to him like an interesting way to tell a story. Analysis: It's way more than just interesting. Read more: #lincolninthebardo #bookstagram #lincoln…

SYCAMORE by Kathy Fagan "burns like ice with a seemingly cool crystalline surfaces nonetheless hot to the touch" Publishers Weekly; COLD PASTORAL by Rebecca Dunham is "a collection of documentary-pastoral lyrics addressing the BP Deepwater Horizon explosion and spill Hurricane Katrina and the flooding of New Orleans and the lead-poisoning crisis in Flint Mich." Publishers Weekly. Look for both collections next month! #poetry #pastoral #deepwaterhorizon #hurricankatrina #flintwatercrisis…

Fresh new books come and get 'em! @daleyfarr celebrates the haul that just arrived at #MilkweedBooks including at last! LINCOLN IN THE BARDO

@postcardreviews recommends CATTLE OF THE LORD by Rosa Alice Branco translated by Alexis Levitin: "The extraordinary poems weave through complexities of doubt and fear." What's your recommended read? #poetry #translation #readwomen #portuguese #CattleOfTheLord #rosaalicebranco #alexislevitin #bookstagram #Repost @postcardreviews with @repostapp Cattle of the Lord by Rosa Alice Branco tr. Alexis Levitin (@milkweed_books) #poetry #books

Happy pub date to Christopher Howell's collection of #poems LOVE'S LAST NUMBER. "This is a book you'll read in a sitting and then return to all your life." Laura Kasischke // Treat yourself or someone you love or a complete stranger to some #poetry today.

Happy #GalentinesDay from the gal pals of Milkweed (plus books by women we wish were our pals too). Lots of love from our little team to you!

Oh you love books? Wow no way us too! #MilkweedBooks is open 11-3 Sunday & 10-7 Monday through Saturday come by if you want to chat about it

Meanwhile back at #MilkweedBooks Daley has started to look a little different since becoming obsessed with I AWAIT THE DEVIL'S COMING... "Mary MacLane is totally brazen ferociously smart and preposterously ahead of her time in her experimental memoir about being a self-proclaimed genius constrained by small town life in Butte Montana published in 1902 when she was 19 years old."

Day 1 of #awp17 bookselling is complete! Thanks to all you book lovers who stopped by today. We'll be back at booths 214/216 tomorrow!