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Featured: Black Interest

A Tall History of Sugar

A haunting, epic Caribbean love story, reminiscent of García Márquez’s Love in the Time of Cholera.

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The Duppy

Oddball sexuality, acts of perversion, and out-of-order behavior from the acclaimed Jamaican author of The Lunatic and Dog War.

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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.

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Jennifer Belle — One Grand Books (Narrowsburg, NY)

6/29/24, 5:00pm

Jennifer Belle presents Swanna in Love

David Duchovny — Malibu Village Books (Malibu, CA)

7/7/24, 4:00pm

David Duchovny presents The Reservoir, in conversation with Ben Winters

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