Allison's Picks

Allison began working at Malaprop's in June 2018. Her best friend is Humphrey Bogart the boston terrier.

 

 

 

 

 

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Exquisite Mariposa Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781593765781
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Published: Soft Skull Press - October 1st, 2019

How to Do Nothing: Resisting the Attention Economy Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781612198552
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Published: Melville House - December 29th, 2020

Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525510567
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - July 14th, 2020

Convenience Store Woman Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802129628
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press - September 17th, 2019

My Year of Rest and Relaxation: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525522133
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - June 25th, 2019

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North American Lake Monsters Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781618730602
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Published: Small Beer Press - July 16th, 2013

The Pisces: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781524761561
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Published: Hogarth - February 5th, 2019

Written by the real-life human behind the twitter account @sosadtoday.

 

Pee yourself laughing hysterically funny but also an honest glimpse into the anxiety and anguish of life, adulthood, womanhood, and loneliness. It's NOT what you think it is going to be about from the blurb - trust me, it will surprise you. 


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Annihilation: A Novel (The Southern Reach Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780374104092
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Published: FSG Originals - February 4th, 2014

White Negroes: When Cornrows Were in Vogue ... and Other Thoughts on Cultural Appropriation Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780807002735
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Published: Beacon Press - October 13th, 2020

Killing and Dying Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781770463097
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Published: Drawn and Quarterly - February 6th, 2018

Bad Behavior: Stories Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781439148877
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 21st, 2009

I Love Dick (Native Agents) Cover Image
By Chris Kraus, Eileen Myles (Foreword by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781584350347
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Published: Semiotext(e) - July 14th, 2006

How to Build a Girl: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062335982
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Published: Harper Perennial - June 30th, 2015

The Lonely City: Adventures in the Art of Being Alone Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781250118035
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Published: Picador - June 6th, 2017

Sophie Calle: True Stories: Sixth Edition Cover Image
By Sophie Calle (Artist)
$22.06
ISBN: 9782330093037
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Published: Actes Sud - May 22nd, 2018

The Travelling Cat Chronicles Cover Image
By Hiro Arikawa, Philip Gabriel (Translated by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780451491336
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Published: Berkley - October 23rd, 2018

Sourdough: or, Lois and Her Adventures in the Underground Market: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250192752
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Published: Picador - September 18th, 2018

The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781616206420
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Published: Algonquin Books - September 6th, 2016

Stoner Cover Image
By John Williams, John McGahern (Introduction by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781590171998
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Published: NYRB Classics - June 20th, 2006

The Lover Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9780375700521
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Pantheon - September 8th, 1998

The Conspiracy against the Human Race: A Contrivance of Horror Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143133148
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Published: Penguin Books - October 2nd, 2018

The Future Won't Be Long: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
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ISBN: 9780735222502
Published: Penguin Books - September 4th, 2018

I Hate the Internet Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780996421805
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Published: We Heard You Like Books - February 7th, 2016

Summer of Hate (Semiotext(e) Native Agents) Cover Image
$17.95
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ISBN: 9781584351139
Published: Semiotext(e) - August 3rd, 2012

The Art of Cruelty: A Reckoning Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780393343144
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - August 13th, 2012

Bluets Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781933517407
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Published: Wave Books - October 1st, 2009

Milkman: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781644450000
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Published: Graywolf Press - December 4th, 2018

Alien Virus Love Disaster: Stories Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781618731494
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Published: Small Beer Press - August 21st, 2018

City of Glass Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780140097313
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Published: Penguin Books - April 7th, 1987

Wild Milk Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780997366686
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Published: Dorothy a Publishing Project - October 1st, 2018

Literally Show Me a Healthy Person Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780999218600
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Published: Tyrant Books - September 12th, 2017

Wuthering Heights Cover Image
$10.00
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ISBN: 9780062870599
Published: Harper Perennial - September 4th, 2018

Madame Bovary Cover Image
By Gustave Flaubert, Geoffrey Wall (Translated by), Geoffrey Wall (Introduction by), Geoffrey Wall (Notes by), Michele Roberts (Preface by)
$13.00
ISBN: 9780140449129
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Published: Penguin Classics - December 31st, 2002

The Voyeurs Cover Image
By Gabrielle Bell, Aaron Cometbus (Introduction by)
$24.95
ISBN: 9780984681402
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Published: Uncivilized Books - September 4th, 2012

Sailor Moon 1 Cover Image
$10.99
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ISBN: 9781935429746
Published: Kodansha Comics - September 13th, 2011

Walking Through Clear Water in a Pool Painted Black (Semiotext(e) / Native Agents) Cover Image
$14.95
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ISBN: 9780936756615
Published: Semiotext(e) - December 1st, 1990

McGlue: A Novella Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780525522768
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Published: Penguin Books - January 8th, 2019

After the Winter Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781566895255
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Published: Coffee House Press - September 4th, 2018

Strange Weather in Tokyo Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781640090163
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - November 14th, 2017

The Crying of Lot 49 Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780060913076
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Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - October 17th, 2006

Gravity's Rainbow (Classics Deluxe Edition): (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) Cover Image
By Thomas Pynchon, Frank Miller (Illustrator)
$23.00
ISBN: 9780143039945
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Published: Penguin Classics - October 31st, 2006

Last Exit to Brooklyn (Evergreen Book) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802131379
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Published: Grove Press - January 13th, 1994

Blood and Guts in High School Cover Image
By Kathy Acker, Chris Kraus (Introduction by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802127624
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Published: Grove Press - November 21st, 2017

If You Won't Read, Then Why Should I Write? (Success and Failure) Cover Image
$18.00
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ISBN: 9780985508500
Published: Penny Ante Editions - September 11th, 2012

Fragments of Horror (Junji Ito) Cover Image
$17.99
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ISBN: 9781421580791
Published: VIZ Media LLC - June 16th, 2015

Songs of a Dead Dreamer and Grimscribe Cover Image
By Thomas Ligotti, Jeff VanderMeer (Foreword by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143107767
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Published: Penguin Classics - October 6th, 2015

The Piano Teacher Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802144614
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Published: Grove Press - October 1st, 2009

Sea Monsters Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781948226776
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Published: Catapult - February 18th, 2020

Aridjis' intelligence and skill is palpable--she writes prose with the imbued poetry of night, darkness, the sea, the movement of the waves, and danger of the currents. The place, the time, the cultural and literary references are all sublime. All in all, an absorbing, memorable read.


Lolita (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780679723165
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Published: Vintage - March 13th, 1989

Something Bright, Then Holes: Poems Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781593762308
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Published: Soft Skull Press - June 12th, 2018

Uzumaki (3-in-1 Deluxe Edition) (Junji Ito) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781421561325
Availability: Backordered at Our Warehouse. ETA Unavailable.
Published: VIZ Media LLC - October 15th, 2013

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Seiobo There Below Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780811219679
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Published: New Directions - September 24th, 2013

Nothing but the Night Cover Image
$14.95
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ISBN: 9781681373072
Published: NYRB Classics - February 12th, 2019

Sooner or Later Everything Falls Into the Sea: Stories Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781618731555
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Published: Small Beer Press - March 19th, 2019

The Big Sleep (A Philip Marlowe Novel #1) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780394758282
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Published: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard - July 12th, 1988

Lizard Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802124395
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Published: Grove Press - September 18th, 2018