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Lamb Will Slaughter the Lion, The
by Margaret Killjoy
$14.99 | 1 in stock

Antifa: The Anti-Fascist Handbook
by Mark Bray
$16.99 | 1 in stock

Watermelons, Nooses, and Straight Razors: Stories from the Jim Crow Museum
by David Pilgrim
$24.95 | 9 in stock

We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy
by Ta-Nehisi Coates
$28.00 | ~Hardcover~ | 2 in stock

Twitter and Tear Gas: The Power and Fragility of Networked Protest
by Zeynep Tufekci
$26.00 | 1 in stock

How We Get Free: Black Feminism and the Combahee River Collective
by Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor
$15.95 | 2 in stock

Stormtroopers: A New History of Hitler’s Brownshirts
by Daniel Siemens
$32.50 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

How to Kill a City: Gentrification, Inequality, and the Fight for the Neighborhood
by Peter Moskowitz
$26.99 | ~Hardcover~ | 2 in stock

Hate U Give, The
by Angie Thomas
$17.99 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

End of Policing, The
by Alex Vitale
$26.95 | ~Hardcover~ | 2 in stock

Ethical Slut: A Practical Guide to Polyamory, Open Relationships & Other Adventures, The
by Dossie Easton
$18.99 | 1 in stock


Love is Not Enough
by Frances Gregory
$13.00 | 82 in stock

Love is Not Enough was written over the course of the year after the suicide of Frances Gregory's mother. The poems are an investigation into the circumstantial and relational dynamics of grief as well as the bloody spectres of patriarchy and generational trauma.

Joyful Militancy: Building Thriving Resistance in Toxic Times
by Carla Bergman
$16.00 | 4 in stock

As We Have Always Done: Indigenous Freedom through Radical Resistance
by Leanne Betasamosake Simpson
$24.95 | 1 in stock

Little Fires Everywhere
by Celeste Ng
$27.00 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Bloodstained: One Hundred Years of Leninist Counterrevolution
by Friends of Aron Baron
$18.95 | 2 in stock

by The Invisible Committee
$13.95 | 9 in stock

Kids These Days: Human Capital and the Making of Millennials
by Malcolm Harris
$25.00 | 2 in stock

From Fascism to Populism in History
by Federico Finchelstein
$29.95 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Basketball (and Other Things): A Collection of Questions Asked, Answered, Illustrated
by Shea Serrano
$19.99 | 2 in stock

Responsibility of Intellectuals, The
by Noam Chomsky
$16.95 | 2 in stock

You Don't Have to Say You Love Me: A Memoir
by Sherman Alexie
$28.00 | 1 in stock

In the Midst of Winter
by Isabel Allende
$28.00 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Transgender History, second edition: The Roots of Today's Revolution
by Susan Stryker
$17.99 | 2 in stock

After Silence: A History of AIDS through Its Images
by Avram Finkelstein
$27.95 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Inner Life of Animals: Love, Grief, and Compassion—Surprising Observations of a Hidden World, The
by Peter Wohlleben
$29.95 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

I’d Die For You: And Other Lost Stories
by F. Scott Fitzgerald
$28.00 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O., The
by Neal Stephenson
$35.00 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

It's Just Nerves: Notes on a Disability
by Kelly Davio
$18.00 | 2 in stock

Last Tree, The
by Ingrid Chabbert
$17.95 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Ghosts of Seattle Past
by Jaimee Garbacik, Joshua Powell
$19.95 | 1 in stock

Stone Sky, The
by N.K. Jemisin
$16.99 | 3 in stock

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body
by Roxane Gay
$25.99 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

by Andy Weir
$27.00 | 1 in stock

Heroes of the Frontier
by Dave Eggers
$16.95 | 1 in stock

Dying: A Memoir
by Cory Taylor
$19.95 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Good Times Are Killing Me, The
by Lynda Barry
$21.95 | 2 in stock

Best American Mystery Stories 2017, The
by John Sandford
$15.99 | 1 in stock

Wicked + The Divine, Vol. 5: Imperial Phase I, The
by Kieron Gillen
$16.99 | 1 in stock

Indefensible: Seven Myths that Sustain the Global Arms Trade
by Paul Holden
$14.95 | 1 in stock

Akata Warrior (Akata Witch, #2)
by Nnedi Okorafor
$18.99 | ~Hardcover~ | 2 in stock

Ministry of Utmost Happiness, The
by Arundhati Roy
$28.95 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

by Karl Ove Knausgård
$27.00 | ~Hardcover~ | 2 in stock

Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
by Neil deGrasse Tyson
$18.95 | ~Hardcover~ | 2 in stock

Great Apes: A Short History, The
by Chris Herzfeld
$26.00 | ~Hardcover~ | 2 in stock

It Devours!: A Welcome to Night Vale Novel
by Joseph Fink
$21.99 | ~Hardcover~ | 2 in stock

Twin Peaks: The Final Dossier
by Mark Frost
$21.99 | ~Hardcover~ | 2 in stock

Policing the Black Man: Arrest, Prosecution, and Imprisonment
by Angela J. Davis
$27.95 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Dress Codes for Small Towns
by Courtney C. Stevens
$17.99 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Not a Crime to Be Poor: The Criminalization of Poverty in America
by Peter Edelman
$26.95 | 1 in stock

Policing In Class Society: The Experience of American Cities, 1865-1915
by Sidney L. Harring
$19.95 | 1 in stock

Impossible Revolution: Making Sense of the Syrian Tragedy, The
by ياسين الحاج صالح
$18.00 | 1 in stock

Black Liberation and the American Dream: The Struggle for Racial and Economic Justice
by Paul Le Blanc
$19.00 | 1 in stock

Big Push: Exposing and Challenging the Persistence of Patriarchy, The
by Cynthia Enloe
$24.95 | 1 in stock

Rebellious Mourning: The Collective Work of Grief
by Cindy Milstein
$19.95 | 1 in stock

Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation
by Octavia E. Butler
$24.95 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Every Day We Live Is the Future: Surviving in a City of Disasters
by Douglas Haynes
$27.00 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Why the Vote Wasn't Enough for Selma
by Karlyn Denae Forner
$27.95 | 1 in stock

Louise Thompson Patterson: A Life of Struggle for Justice
by Keith Gilyard
$26.95 | 1 in stock

Life in the Age of Drone Warfare
by Lisa Parks
$29.95 | 1 in stock

Book of Whispers, The
by Varujan Vosganian
$26.00 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Red Threads of Fortune (Tensorate #2), The
by J.Y. Yang
$15.99 | 1 in stock

War and Environment Reader, The
by Gar Smith
$24.95 | 3 in stock

Dangerous Subjects: James D. Saules and the Rise of Black Exclusion in Oregon
by Kenneth R. Coleman
$19.95 | 1 in stock

Sing, Unburied, Sing
by Jesmyn Ward
$26.00 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

by Georges Didi-Huberman
$16.95 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Changeling, The
by Victor LaValle
$28.00 | 1 in stock

Difficult Women
by Roxane Gay
$25.00 | ~Hardcover~ | 2 in stock

Dear Martin
by Nic Stone
$17.99 | ~Hardcover~ | 2 in stock

Communist and the Communist’s Daughter: A Memoir, The
by Jane Lazarre
$27.95 | 1 in stock

After Kathy Acker
by Chris Kraus
$24.95 | ~Hardcover~ | 2 in stock

by Emily Schwend
$18.00 | 2 in stock

An Oral History of the New Orleans Ninth Ward
by Caroline Gerdes
$24.95 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Norse Mythology
by Neil Gaiman
$25.95 | 2 in stock

Language of Light: A History of Silent Voices, The
by Gerald Shea
$26.00 | 2 in stock

True Sex: The Lives of Trans Men at the Turn of the Twentieth Century
by Emily Skidmore
$27.00 | 1 in stock

Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2017, The
by John Joseph Adams
$15.99 | 1 in stock

Mental: Lithium, Love, and Losing My Mind
by Jaime Lowe
$28.00 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Medieval Europe
by Chris Wickham
$20.00 | 1 in stock

Best American Essays 2017, The
by Leslie Jamison
$15.99 | 2 in stock

Life and Adventures of Jack Engle: An Auto-Biography; A Story of New York at the Present Time in which the Reader Will Find Some Familiar Characters
by Walt Whitman
$14.00 | 2 in stock

by Jeff VanderMeer
$26.00 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Best American Science and Nature Writing 2017, The
by Hope Jahren
$15.99 | 1 in stock

October: The Story of the Russian Revolution
by China Miéville
$26.95 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

She Said Destroy
by Nadia Bulkin
$16.99 | 1 in stock

Love and Other Consolation Prizes
by Jamie Ford
$28.00 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Tilted Guide To Being A Defendant, A
by Tilted Scales Collective
$18.00 | 1 in stock

Great Regression, The
by Heinrich Geiselberger
$16.95 | 2 in stock

City Always Wins, The
by Omar Robert Hamilton
$26.00 | 2 in stock

We Demand: The University and Student Protests
by Roderick A. Ferguson
$18.95 | 1 in stock

Threads: From the Refugee Crisis
by Kate Evans
$24.95 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

1956: The World in Revolt
by Simon Hall
$17.95 | 1 in stock

by Sven Spieker
$24.95 | 1 in stock

Burn Down The American Plantation
by Revolutionary Abolitionist Movement
$12.00 | 3 in stock

by William Gibson
$24.99 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Romantic Rationalist: A William Godwin Reader
by William Godwin
$17.95 | 1 in stock

Void: The Strange Physics of Nothing
by James Owen Weatherall
$16.00 | 1 in stock

4 3 2 1
by Paul Auster
$32.50 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Influence Peddlers, The
by Hédi Kaddour
$18.00 | 1 in stock

Roadside Geology of Washington
by Marli B Miller
$26.00 | 1 in stock

Knights Errant of Anarchy: London and the Italian Anarchist Diaspora (1880-1917), The
by Pietro Di Paola
$19.95 | 2 in stock

Paper Girls, Vol. 3
by Brian K. Vaughan
$12.99 | 2 in stock

Dark Tower I (MTI): The Gunslinger, The
by Stephen King
$9.99 | 4 in stock

Libertarian Socialism: Politics in Black and Red
by David Berry
$26.95 | 1 in stock

Monstress, Vol. 2: The Blood
by Marjorie M. Liu
$16.99 | 2 in stock

Totem Poles and Railroads
by Janet Rogers
$18.95 | 1 in stock

Why Don’t the Poor Rise Up?: Organizing the Twenty-First Century Resistance
by Ajamu Nangwaya
$18.95 | 1 in stock

Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks about Race, The
by Jesmyn Ward
$16.00 | 2 in stock

Antifascism, Sports, Sobriety: Forging a Militant Working-Class Culture
by Julius Deutsch
$14.95 | 2 in stock

Everything Is Awful and You’re a Terrible Person
by Daniel Zomparelli
$15.95 | 1 in stock

Lumberjanes, Vol. 6: Sink or Swim
by Shannon Watters
$14.99 | 1 in stock

Burning Ground: Stories, The
by Adam O’Riordan
$25.95 | ~Hardcover~ | 2 in stock

Sacred Era: A Novel, The
by Aramaki Yoshio
$22.95 | 1 in stock

Optimism Over Despair: On Capitalism, Empire, and Social Change
by Noam Chomsky
$16.95 | 1 in stock

Undocumented: The Architecture of Migrant Detention
by Tings Chak
$20.00 | 1 in stock

Guerrillas of Desire: Notes on Everyday Resistance and Organizing to Make a Revolution Possible
by Kevin Van Meter
$18.95 | 1 in stock

Colony in a Nation, A
by Christopher L. Hayes
$26.95 | 1 in stock

Guidebook to Relative Strangers: Journeys into Race, Motherhood, and History
by Camille T. Dungy
$25.95 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Down Below
by Leonora Carrington
$14.00 | 1 in stock

Mikhail and Margarita
by Julie Lekstrom Himes
$18.00 | 1 in stock

A love triangle involving Mikhail Bulgakov, famed author of The Master and Margarita, an agent of Stalin's secret police, and the bewitching Margarita has inescapable consequences for all three in 1930s Russia. It is 1933 and Mikhail Bulgakov's enviable career is on the brink of being dismantled. His friend and mentor, the poet Osip Mandelstam, has been arrested, tortured, and sent into exile. Meanwhile, a mysterious agent of the secret police has developed a growing obsession with exposing Bulgakov as an enemy of the state. To make matters worse, Bulgakov has fallen in love with the dangerously outspoken Margarita. Facing imminent arrest, infatuated with Margarita, he is inspired to write his masterpiece, The Master and Margarita, a satirical novel that is scathingly critical of power and the powerful. Ranging between lively readings in the homes of Moscow's literary elite to the Siberian Gulag, Mikhail and Margarita recounts a passionate love triangle while painting a portrait of a country with a towering literary tradition confronting a dictatorship that does not tolerate dissent. Margarita is a strong, idealistic woman, who is fiercely loved by two very different men, both of whom will fail in their attempts to shield her from the machinations of a regime hungry for human sacrifice. Himes launches a rousing defense of art and the artist during a time of systematic deception and she movingly portrays the ineluctable consequences of love for one of history's most enigmatic literary figures.

Worshiping Power: An Anarchist View of Early State Formation
by Peter Gelderloos
$16.00 | 1 in stock

Saga, Vol. 7
by Brian K. Vaughan
$14.99 | 2 in stock

From the worldwide bestselling team of FIONA STAPLES and BRIAN K. VAUGHAN, “The War for Phang” is an epic, self-contained SAGA event! Finally reunited with her ever-expanding family, Hazel travels to a war-torn comet that Wreath and Landfall have been battling over for ages. New friendships are forged and others are lost forever in this action-packed volume about families, combat and the refugee experience. Collects issues 37 through 42.

by Ana Maria Spagna
$19.95 | 1 in stock

Fifth Beginning: What Six Million Years of Human History Can Tell Us about Our Future, The
by Robert L. Kelly
$24.95 | 1 in stock

Half Century of Occupation: Israel, Palestine, and the World’s Most Intractable Conflict, A
by Gershon Shafir
$26.95 | 1 in stock

Greatest of Marlys, The
by Lynda Barry
$22.95 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Fox Was Ever the Hunter, The
by Herta Müller
$16.00 | 2 in stock

Pushcart Prize XLI: Best of the Small Presses 2017 Edition, The
by Bill Henderson
$19.95 | 1 in stock

Ten Myths about Israel
by Ilan Pappé
$15.95 | 1 in stock

by Cory Doctorow
$26.99 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Testosterone Rex: Myths of Sex, Science, and Society
by Cordelia Fine
$26.95 | 1 in stock

BFG, The
by Roald Dahl
$7.99 | 1 in stock

Originally published: London : J. Cape, c1982.
Kidsnatched from her orphanage by a BFG (Big Friendly Giant), who spends his life blowing happy dreams to children, Sophie concocts with him a plan to save the world from nine other man-gobbling cannybull giants.

Heidegger: His Life and His Philosophy
by Alain Badiou & Barbara Cassin
$19.99 | 1 in stock

World: An Anthropological Examination
by João de Pina-Cabral
$15.00 | 2 in stock

Little Book on Form: An Exploration into the Formal Imagination of Poetry, A
by Robert Hass
$29.99 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Always Happy Hour: Stories
by Mary Miller
$24.95 | ~Hardcover~ | 1 in stock

Last Look
by Charles Burns
$29.95 | 1 in stock

Pound of Flesh: Monetary Sanctions as Punishment for the Poor, A
by Alexes Harris
$29.95 | 1 in stock

Six Memos for the Next Millennium
by Italo Calvino
$13.95 | 1 in stock

Violence of the Green Revolution, The
by Vandana Shiva
$24.95 | 1 in stock

Hundred Days, The
by Joseph Roth
$14.95 | 1 in stock

Trees for Gardens, Orchards, and Permaculture
by Martin Crawford
$39.95 | 1 in stock