Reverse-Gentrification of the Literary World

Akashic Books

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Subject: Forthcoming

The Go the Fuck to Sleep Box Set: Go the Fuck to Sleep, You Have to Fucking Eat & Fuck, Now There Are Two of You

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Forthcoming: 10/5/21

Celebrating a decade of profane, loving, and deeply cathartic children’s books for adults, the entire Go the Fuck to Sleep trilogy is finally available in a collectors’-edition boxed set—including a ‘Tired Parents on Board’ sticker!

Now available for preorder. All preorders will ship on or before October 5, 2021.

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Cosmogramma

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Forthcoming: 11/2/21

An exquisite collection of speculative fiction stories depicting an alternate future as lived by the African diaspora.

Now available for preorder. All preorders will ship on or before November 2, 2021.

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Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea

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Forthcoming: 1/4/22

In the early 1970s, César Alvarez enlists in the navy to escape a life of crime; while the decision saves him from the streets, it also lands him amid volatile racial tensions at a crucial moment in US history.

Now available for preorder. All preorders will ship on or before January 4, 2022.

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Kemosha of the Caribbean

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Forthcoming: 2/1/22

In 1668, a young Jamaican girl, Kemosha, secures her freedom from enslavement and finds her true self while sailing to Panama with the legendary Captain Morgan.

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Paris Noir: The Suburbs

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Forthcoming: 2/1/22

Following the success of Paris Noir, the Akashic Noir Series has expanded to include the famously diverse and sometimes controversial suburbs of this legendary city, all stories translated from French.

Now available for preorder. All preorders will ship on or before February 1, 2022.

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Unstrung—Limited Edition Preorder with Exclusive Lyric Chapbook

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Forthcoming: 8/3/21

Iconoclastic guitar player Marc Ribot offers up essays and stories in his darkly funny and subversive debut collection, Unstrung, combined in this LIMITED EDITION PREORDER with an exclusive, 100-page lyric chapbook, Selected Lyrics.

THIS PAGE IS FOR THE LIMITED EDITION PACKAGE OF UNSTRUNG WITH BOOKPLATES SIGNED BY MARC RIBOT AND THE EXCLUSIVE LYRIC CHAPBOOK, SELECTED LYRICS.