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Winter Gazette - 2016

In spring, summer, and autumn, we publish Booknotes, our seasonal book reviews of notable new releases. But as the light and temperatures drop, we publish our Winter Gazette, which includes recent releases that make great gifts. Take a look on our shelves to find something unexpected!

You Can't Touch My Hair

And Other Things I Still Have to Explain
By Phoebe Robinson & Jessica Williams
Narrated by Phoebe Robinson, Jessica Williams & John Hodgman /  7 hours 41 minutes

A NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER • "A must-read…Phoebe Robinson discusses race and feminism in such a funny, real, and specific way, it penetrates your brain and stays with you." –Ilana Glazer, co-creator and co-star of Broad City

A hilarious and timely essay collection about race, gender, and pop culture from upcoming comedy superstar and 2 Dope...
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Two Brothers, a Kidnapping, and a Mother's Quest: A True Story of the Jim Crow South
By Beth Macy
Narrated by Suzanne Toren /  10 hours 53 minutes

NATIONAL BESTSELLER The true story of two African-American brothers who were kidnapped and displayed as circus freaks, and whose mother endured a 28-year struggle to get them back.
The year was 1899 and the place a sweltering tobacco farm in the Jim Crow South town of Truevine, Virginia. George and Willie Muse were two little boys... Read More »



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Walk Through Walls

A Memoir
By Marina Abramovic
Narrated by Marina Abramovic /  14 hours 55 minutes

“I had experienced absolute freedom—I had felt that my body was without boundaries, limitless; that pain didn’t matter, that nothing mattered at all—and it intoxicated me.”

In 2010, more than 750,000 people stood in line at Marina Abramović’s MoMA retrospective for the chance to sit across from her and communicate with her nonverbally in an... Read More »



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My Own Words

By Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Mary Hartnett, Wendy W. Williams & Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Narrated by Linda Lavin /  13 hours 16 minutes

The first book from Ruth Bader Ginsburg since becoming a Supreme Court Justice in 1993—a witty, engaging, serious, and playful collection of writings and speeches from the woman who has had a powerful and enduring influence on law, women’s rights, and popular culture.

My Own Words is a selection of writings and speeches by Justice Ginsburg on... Read More »



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Wonder Women

25 Innovators, Inventors, and Trailblazers Who Changed History
By Sam Maggs
Narrated by Jodelle Ferland /  6 hours 33 minutes

A fun and feminist look at forgotten women in science, technology, and beyond, from the bestselling author of THE FANGIRL'S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY

You may think you know women’s history pretty well. But have you ever heard of. . .

· Alice Ball, the chemist who developed an effective treatment for leprosy—only to have the credit taken by a man?
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A Novel
By Michael Chabon
Narrated by George Newbern /  14 hours 41 minutes

Following on the heels of his New York Times–bestselling novel Telegraph Avenue, Pulitzer Prize–winning author Michael Chabon delivers another literary masterpiece: a novel of truth and lies, family legends, and existential adventure—and the forces that work to destroy us.

In 1989, fresh from the publication of his first novel, The Mysteries of... Read More »



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A Gambler's Anatomy

A Novel
By Jonathan Lethem
Narrated by Mark Deakins /  10 hours 32 minutes

The author of Motherless Brooklyn and The Fortress of Solitude returns with a devilishly entertaining novel about an international backgammon hustler who thinks he's psychic. Too bad about the tumor in his face.

Handsome, impeccably tuxedoed Bruno Alexander travels the world winning large sums of money from amateur "whales" who think they can... Read More »



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The Mothers

A Novel
By Brit Bennett
Narrated by Adenrele Ojo /  9 hours 54 minutes


“Bittersweet, sexy, morally fraught.” –The New York Times Book Review

"Luminous… engrossing and poignant, this is one not to miss." –People, Pick of the Week

"Fantastic… a book that feels alive on the page." –The Washington Post

A dazzling debut novel from an exciting new voice, The Mothers is a surprising story about...
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The Secret History of Twin Peaks

A Novel
Twin Peaks
By Mark Frost
Narrated by Kyle MacLachlan, Russ Tamblyn, Annie Wersching, Amy Shiels, James Morrison, Michael Horse, David Patrick Kelly, Mark Frost, Len Cariou, Chris Mulkey, Robert Knepper & Mat Hostetler /  9 hours 32 minutes

From the co-creator of the landmark series, the story millions of fans have been waiting to get their hands on for 25 long years.

A vastly layered, wide-ranging history that deepens the mysteries of the iconic town in ways that will thrill disciples of the original series, and will prep fans for the upcoming Showtime series like nothing else out... Read More »



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Swing Time

By Zadie Smith
Narrated by Pippa Bennett-Warner /  13 hours 45 minutes

A New York Times bestseller * Finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction * Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize

An ambitious, exuberant new novel moving from North West London to West Africa, from the multi-award-winning author of White Teeth and On Beauty.

Two brown girls dream of being dancers—but only one, Tracey, has... Read More »



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What Light

By Jay Asher
Narrated by Mandy Siegfried /  6 hours 45 minutes

THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! From Jay Asher, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Thirteen Reasons Why, comes a holiday romance that will break your heart, but soon have you believing in love again. . . .

"A beautiful story of love and forgiveness."
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