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The Book of Harlan

During World War II, two African American musicians are captured by the Nazis in Paris and imprisoned at the Buchenwald concentration camp.

Gomer’s Song

Award-winning poet Kwame Dawes explores the insidious nature of power and the limits of protest for Chris Abani’s Black Goat poetry series.

Got

The first title from The Armory, a new high-quality urban noir imprint edited by Kenji Jasper.

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131 Different Things — The Octopus Literary Salon, Oakland, CA

10/24/18, 9:30pm

The East Bay launch event for 131 Different Things with Nick Zinner, Zachary Lipez, and Stacy Wakefield.

131 Different Things — Skylight Books, Los Angeles, CA

10/26/18, 7:30pm

The Los Angeles launch event for 131 Different Things with Nick Zinner, Zachary Lipez, and Stacy Wakefield.

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