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Featured: Black Interest

Loving Donovan

A long-awaited reissue of this deeply thoughtful novel about hope, forgiveness, and the cost of loving Donovan, a complex man with a shattered history.

Scars of the Soul Are Why Kids Wear Bandages When They Don’t Have Bruises

An authentic and riveting hip-hop memoir in the Joan Didion tradition from Bronx native Lewis.

Getting It Right

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

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Michael Imperioli – Bookends Bookstore (Ridgewood, NJ)

12/4/22, 1:00pm

Michael Imperioli launches the paperback edition of The Perfume Burned His Eyes at this in-person event at Bookends.

Michael Imperioli – The Strand (New York NY)

12/5/22, 7:00pm

Michael Imperioli presents the paperback version of The Perfume Burned His Eyes, in conversation with Cait O’Riordan

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