Reverse-Gentrification of the Literary World

Akashic Books

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Subject: Forthcoming

City Mouse

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Forthcoming: 6/6/17

City Mouse is an irresistible debut that examines what it means to find your place, revealing unspoken truths about motherhood, friendship, and the thorny pursuit to have it all.

Getting It Right

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Forthcoming: 6/6/17

Half-sisters Kara and Alex—one the biracial product of foster care, the other of dysfunctional privilege—struggle for redemption and forgiveness.

ME: A Novel

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Forthcoming: 6/6/17

The unsettling story of a young man who suffers an identity crisis after getting tangled up in a telephone scam.

This Is the Noise That Keeps Me Awake – limited edition preorder w/exclusive 12″ vinyl

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Forthcoming: 6/19/17

International best-selling rock band Garbage’s gorgeous new coffee-table book chronicling the span of their twenty-two-year career, This Is the Noise That Keeps Me Awake, is available here as part of a limited edition preorder package, featuring an EXCLUSIVE 12" record and a copy of the book. Please make sure you select the appropriate domestic or international shipping option to prevent delays processing your order. Your order may be cancelled and your money refunded if you do not select the correct destination.

Note that as of 18:30 ET on 1/18/17, we have sold out of the 1,000 signed copies of the limited edition, but don’t despair, the collectible book and record bundle remains available while supplies last by clicking the ADD TO CART button below.

This Is the Noise That Keeps Me Awake

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Forthcoming: 7/4/17

International best-selling rock band Garbage presents its own autobiography, a gorgeous, full-color coffee-table book with text and images galore. Preorder now, and your book will ship on or before July 4, 2017.   Note: This page is for the regular edition of This Is the Noise That Keeps Me Awake. For the limited edition preorder with an exclusive 12" vinyl, please follow this link.

Atlanta Noir

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Forthcoming: 8/1/17

This much-anticipated and long-overdue installment in Akashic’s Noir Series reveals many sides of Atlanta only known to its residents.

New Haven Noir

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Forthcoming: 8/1/17

Amy Bloom masterfully curates a star-studded cast of contributors, including Michael Cunningham, Stephen L. Carter, and Roxana Robinson, to portray the city’s underbelly.