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Featured: Black Interest

The Roving Tree

A powerful debut novel illuminating how adoptees struggle to recapture their personal histories and cultural legacy, part of Akashic’s Open Lens imprint.

The Hungered One

Akashic launches an African American–focused reprint series with this classic story collection.

So Many Islands: Stories from the Caribbean, Mediterranean, Indian, and Pacific Oceans

Brand-new fiction, essays, and poems from seventeen island countries around the world.

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Upcoming Events

VIRTUAL EVENT: Alabama Noir — Thank You Books

7/16/20, 8:00pm

Don Noble and contributors Carolyn Haines and Ravi Howard present Alabama Noir, hosted by Thank You Books.

VIRTUAL EVENT: Arthur Nersesian — Book Club, New York, NY

7/16/20, 7:00pm

Arthur Nersesian in conversation with Bob Odenkirk, introduced by Johnny Temple, to celebrate the release of The Five Books of (Robert) Moses, hosted by Book Club. Full details TBA.

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