Baumgardner’s groundbreaking new book includes abortion testimonials by Ani DiFranco, Barbara Ehrenreich, Gloria Steinem, and others.
Catalog Tag: religion
An exposé of an America no one is comfortable talking about: the volatile ground where male violence and sexuality overlap.
An inspirational rags-to-riches memoir by the founder of the most successful Caribbean business ever established in the US.
Oddball sexuality, acts of perversion, and out-of-order behavior from the acclaimed Jamaican author of The Lunatic and Dog War.
How funny is this social satire? Akashic Books’s pledge to our readers: Laugh out loud at least once or your money back. Seriously.
Echoing Jonathan Swift, Preston L. Allen breaks new ground with a novel that is part allegory, part fantasy.
A provocative and persuasive historical novel exploring the Spanish brutality against native Indians in early 16th-century Jamaica.
Israeli American journalist Schalit distinguishes between the Israel he knows and the image of it in the minds of Americans.
Debut title from RDV Books!
Foreword By Cornel West
Schalit critically interrogates everything from Middle Eastern politics to the New Economy, from debates in the independent music scene about “selling out” to the current cultural interventions of Jerry Falwell and his followers.
A majestic novel that will launch Allen into the ranks of Junot Díaz and Toni Morrison.
The long-awaited paperback reissue of the acclaimed Jamaican author’s debut novel.
Denial, God, dystopia, academic, and reality TV collide in acclaimed author Crane’s third story collection from Punk Planet Books, the imprint that launched indie smash hit Hairstyles of the Damned by Joe Meno.
A deeply engaging debut novel about a morality clash in an insular Chicago neighborhood.
A groundbreaking, hilarious novel about two elder gay Caribbean men coming to terms with being closeted in a changing world.
A riveting memoir in which Nunez wrestles with her mother’s determination to have her leave her Trinidadian homeland for America.
A page-turning debut novel set in Scranton, Pennsylvania, during the height of coal mining, vaudeville, and evangelism.