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.

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Gifts for Inquisitive Readers

Gifts for Inquisitive Readers

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NONFICTION/ESSAYS: Prisons We Choose to Live Inside by Doris Lessing

Prisons We Choose to Live Inside

NONFICTION/BIOGRAPHY/FILM: Werner Herzog - A Guide for the Perplexed: Conversations with Paul Cronin

Werner Herzog - A Guide for the Perplexed

FICTION/SCI-FI: Dawn (Xenogenesis #1) by Octavia E. Butler

Dawn (Xenogenesis, #1)

FICTION: Madeleine is Sleeping by Sarah Shun-lien Bynum

Madeleine is Sleeping

POETRY: Banned for Life by Arlene Ang

Banned for Life

NONFICTION/ART: The Art Detective: Fakes, Frauds, and Finds and the Search for Lost Treasures by Philip Mould

The Art Detective

NONFICTION/ART: Curationism: How Curating Took Over the Art World and Everything Else by David Balzer

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FICTION: Suspended Sentences: Three Novellas by Patrick Modiano, Mark Polizzotti (Translation)

Suspended Sentences

FICTION: Dan by Joanna Ruocco

Dan by Joanna Ruocco — Reviews, Discussion, Bookclubs, Lists

FICTION: The Wallcreeper by Nell Zink

The Wallcreeper

FICTION/SCI-FI: Annihilation (Southern Reach Trilogy #1) by Jeff VanderMeer

Annihilation (Southern Reach Trilogy, #1)

POETRY: After-Cave by Michelle Detorie

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NONFICTION/HISTORY: The Future of Nostalgia by Svetlana Boym

The Future of Nostalgia

NONFICTION/ESSAYS: Illuminations: Essays and Reflections by Walter Benjamin, Harry Zohn (Translator)

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NONFICTION/ESSAYS: The Collective Memory Reader by Jeffrey K. Olick (Editor), Vered Vinitzky-Seroussi (Editor), Daniel Levy (Editor)

The Collective Memory Reader

FICTION: Sea of Hooks by Lindsay Hill

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FICTION: Bombyonder by Reb Livingston

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FICTION: Armageddon, Texas: A Novel Book 3 of The Messiah Trilogy by Tommy Zurhellen

Armageddon, Texas

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POETRY: TwERK by Latasha N Nevada Diggs (Belladonna*)

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

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

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

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POETRY: Kyotologic by Anne Gorrick (Shearsman Books)

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

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