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Ricardo Cortés “My First Five Books” Bundle

For a limited time, purchase the “My First Five Books” Ricardo Cortés bundle—Go the Fuck to Sleep, It’s Just a Plant, Party: A Mystery, Sea Creatures from the Sky, and A Secret History of Coffee, Coca & Cola—for 30% off list price.

Zero O’Clock

For sixteen-year-old Geth Montego, zero o’clock begins on March 11, 2020. By June, she wonders if it will ever end.

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Bernice L. McFadden Digit

In honor of her 2012 New York Times Book Review Notable Book of the Year selection—and in anticipation of the just-released paperback edition of Nowhere Is a Place, our Bernice L. McFadden Digit features excerpts from all four of her Akashic titles: Gathering of Waters, The Warmest December, Glorious, and Nowhere Is a Place.

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M. Chris Fabricant – Gaithersburg Book Festival (Gaithersburg, MD)

5/21/22, 12:15pm

M. Chris Fabricant presents Junk Science and the American Criminal Justice System in conversation with Allison Leotta at the Gaithersburg Book Festival. This in-person event is FREE to attend and open to the public and will be held at the James Michener Nonfiction stage (Bohrer Park, 506 S Frederick Ave). Further information can be found […]

C.J. Farley – Gaithersburg Book Festival (Gaithersburg, MD)

5/21/22, 4:15pm

C.J. Farley presents Zero O’Clock in a panel at the Gaithersburg Book Festival featuring Farley, Natasha Friend, Kimberly Jones, Gilly Segal, and moderated by Alexis Gerard. As part of the Gaithersburg Book Festival, this in-person event is FREE to attend and open to the public, and will be held at the Ogden Nash Pavilion. Further information can […]

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