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O Amazonas Escuro
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O Amazonas Escuro

Swank Books

Fiction. Latino/Latina Studies. The acclaimed ethnographer K lives with the Roirua-peo in their compound on the Amazon. After a successful period of study, both his work and tribe's survival are threatened by the persistent journeys upriver of evang...

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Temporary Bunk
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Temporary Bunk

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Poetry. "Processes seemingly mundane—working, paddling, running—become testaments to difficulties in human experience and to the stamina it takes to write our way through them... Anderson Moseman examine[s] domestic spaces, ancestral and generationa...

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Why the Long Face?
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Why the Long Face?

Swank Books

Fiction. Fifteen stories, at once playful and serious, simple and layered, familiar and not. Gertrude Stein and Buffy the Vampire Slayer track down the bridal party to save a Las Vegas wedding. An ambivalent geneticist disappears himself in Texas sc...

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Tor'cha
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Tor'cha

Swank Books

Fiction. Book + CD. A smart, witty, wise novel of the hood that even comes with its own hip-hop soundtrack. Original soundtrack CD includes the likes of Mobb Deep, Big Twin Gambino, Big Noyd, Godfather, Chinky, Kice, Mental Case, Stamma Ramma, Dinny...

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SPINNING WILL
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SPINNING WILL

Swank Books

Fiction. SPINNING WILL is the story of a woman's journey to awareness as she comes to understand her long-term -- and mostly long-distance -- affair with a married man. We follow Nora on a cross-country exploration away from California, away from Wi...

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CHOCOLATE CITY LATINA
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CHOCOLATE CITY LATINA

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Poetry. Ride their intwined rhythms of doo-wop salsa through decades of celebration and confrontation in Esperanza Malave Cintron's lyric portrait of Midwest mestizos, a scared, sacred, soaring interface between her Puerto Rican self and her African...

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Blue Winnetka Skies
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Blue Winnetka Skies

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Fiction. Go west with this cowboy movie novel. MacLean recreates the road bookand reimagines archetypes of the American West, mixing cyber espionage, marital failure, teen anarchy, and film violence. At once a page-turning mystery, an anatomy of fri...

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