Books we love at the University Bookstore
Themes of class, justice, and gender in a tighly woven, gut wrenching story set in modern India.
These beautifully crafted poems tug at your heart and brain.
Bright, brutal, funny, frightening - how the adjectives tumble out! (Mine not the author's.)
Pick up this book to let go of all your creative hang-ups!!
A heady blend of detective pulp and steampunk set in an alternative version of Cairo, Egypt.
This book, originally published in Brazil in 1881, has been one of my most enjoyable reads this year.
One of our best contemporary novelists asks this and other questions of herself in another dazzling short novel.
Reads like a thriller-but it happened!
Clearly written and deeply personal.
This National Lampoon strip is edgy, raunchy, sly, funny, outrageous, & really quite pretty
...this collection offers every sort of woodsy wander and fictional forest. A treasure.
A very entertaining read about the history and myths surrounding the landmark.
Que Mai captures both the beauty and the brutality with elegant lyricism and a great deal of heart.
This is a book of aching beauty.
A literal war of words erupts between two twin sisters over their shared obsession with grammar and their father's copy of the Webster's Dictionary.
Zorrie is a book for all of us everyday people living our extraordinarily everyday lives in inextraordinary times.
A gorgeous collection of Mexican folk art from the largest collection of Latino art at the Mexican Museum in San Francisco-it's inspiring!
(This book cannot be returned.)