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Stolen from her Ghanaian village as a child, Nena Knight has plenty of motives to kill. Now an elite assassin for a powerful syndicate called the Tribe, she gets plenty of chances. But when Nena learns a new Tribe council member is the same man who razed her village, murdered her family, and sold her into captivity, Nena’s thoughts turn to revenge. Before she can reclaim her life, she must leverage everything to take him down and end the cycle of bloodshed for good. Read the award winning debut novel from Yasmin Angoe, Her Name is Knight.
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From the creator of Yes, I’m Hot In This, this cheeky, hilarious, and honest graphic novel asks the question everyone has to figure out for themselves: Who are you? Huda and her family just moved to Dearborn, Michigan, a small town with a big Muslim population. In her old town, Huda knew exactly who she was: She was the hijabi girl. But in Dearborn, everyone is the hijabi girl. Huda is lost in a sea of hijabis, and she can’t rely on her hijab to define her anymore. She has to define herself.
What happens when you throw a cursed barbarian, his talking axe, and a witch together?
It’s just … Barbaric!
Owen the Barbarian is cursed to do good with the remainder of his life. His bloodthirsty talking weapon, Axe, has become his moral compass. Together they wander the realm, foredoomed to help any who seek assistance. But there is one thing Owen hates more than a life with rules: Witches. And now one needs help.
By writer Michael Moreci & artist Nathan C. Gooden!
BARBARIC Volume 1: Murderable Offenses
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Like Tayari Jones’s An American Marriage and Jodi Picoult’s Small Great Things, We Are Not Like Them explores complex questions of race and how they pervade and shape our most intimate spaces in a deeply divided world. But at its heart, it’s a story of enduring friendship—a love that defies the odds even as it faces its most difficult challenges.
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TwiceFar station is at the edge of the known universe, and that’s just how Niko Larson, former Admiral in the Grand Military of the Hive Mind, likes it.
Retired and finally free of the continual war of conquest, Niko and the remnants of her former unit are content to spend their days working at the restaurant they built together, The Last Chance.
But some wars can’t be escaped. Niko and her crew are forced onto a sentient ship and must survive the machinations of a pirate king if they hope to keep the dream of The Last Chance alive.
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Nothing But Blackened Teeth is a gorgeously creepy tale, steeped in Japanese folklore and full of devastating twists.
A Heian-era mansion stands abandoned, its foundation rests on the bones of a bride, its walls packed with the remains of the girls sacrificed to keep her company.
It’s perfect for a group of thrill-seeking friends reunited to celebrate a wedding.
A night of celebration spirals into a nightmare as secrets are revealed and relationships are tested.
The house holds secrets, too. Lurking in the shadows is the ghost bride with a black smile and a hungry heart.
And she gets lonely down there in the dirt.
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If you read just one book this month, the Amazon Book Editors recommend “Sankofa” by Chibundu Onuzo. With wit, humor, and heart, Onuzo spins a page-turner of a woman in search of her past. Searching through her mother’s belongings one day, Anna finds clues about the African father she never knew. Anna discovers that he eventually became the president—some would say dictator—of a small nation in West Africa. And he is still alive. Now to discover herself, she must find him. Read what happens next, order it now on Amazon.
Syd (no pronouns, please) has always dealt with big, hard-to-talk-about things by baking. Being dumped is no different, except now Syd is baking at the Proud Muffin, a queer bakery and community space in Austin. And everyone who eats Syd’s breakup brownies . . . breaks up. Even Vin and Alec, who own the Proud Muffin. And their breakup might take the bakery down with it. Being dumped is one thing; causing ripples of queer heartbreak through the community is another.