Jay's Picks

After a high school job sweeping the streets of Tomorrowland, Jay decided to move to Southern California, only to discover that the actual future was a smog choked sprawl. He escaped to Humboldt County, figuring if it was good enough for Thomas Pynchon and Captain Beefheart, it was good enough for him.

Cosmic Scholar: The Life and Times of Harry Smith By John Szwed Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780374282240
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 22nd, 2023

But Beautiful: A Book About Jazz By Geoff Dyer Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780312429478
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Published: Picador - November 10th, 2009

Borges and Me: An Encounter By Jay Parini Cover Image
$18.00
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ISBN: 9781984899491
Published: Anchor - November 23rd, 2021

Corporate Rock Sucks: The Rise and Fall of SST Records By Jim Ruland Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780306925498
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Published: Hachette Books - June 6th, 2023

Nada By Jean-Patrick Manchette, Donald Nicholson-Smith (Translated by), Lucy Sante (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Jean-Patrick Manchette, Donald Nicholson-Smith (Translated by), Lucy Sante (Introduction by)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781681373171
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Published: NYRB Classics - August 27th, 2019

The Brothers Vonnegut: Science and Fiction in the House of Magic By Ginger Strand Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780374536534
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - November 22nd, 2016

The Flamethrowers: A Novel By Rachel Kushner Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781439142011
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Published: Scribner - January 14th, 2014

Everyone's Pretty: A Novel By Lydia Millet Cover Image
$16.95
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ISBN: 9781932360776
Published: Soft Skull - January 10th, 2005

It Never Ends: A Memoir with Nice Memories! By Tom Scharpling Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781419762222
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Published: Abrams Press - July 26th, 2022

Hav By Jan Morris, Ursula K. Le Guin (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Jan Morris, Ursula K. Le Guin (Introduction by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781590174494
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Published: NYRB Classics - August 30th, 2011

The Masters of Atlantis: A Novel By Charles Portis Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781585670215
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Published: The Overlook Press - March 1st, 2000

Up in the Old Hotel By Joseph Mitchell Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780679746317
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Published: Vintage - June 1st, 1993

Dancing Lessons for the Advanced in Age By Bohumil Hrabal, Adam Thirlwell (Introduction by), Michael Heim (Translated by) Cover Image
By Bohumil Hrabal, Adam Thirlwell (Introduction by), Michael Heim (Translated by)
$16.95
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ISBN: 9781590173770
Published: NYRB Classics - May 3rd, 2011

The Love Bunglers (Love and Rockets) By Jaime Hernandez Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781606997291
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Published: Fantagraphics - May 17th, 2014