Bushwick Book Club!

These titles have been selected by Bushwick Book Club Seattle for their 2020-21 Season! You can purchase these books from Third Place Books, for shipping or in-store pickup!

 

 

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How to Do Nothing: Resisting the Attention Economy Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781612197494
Availability: Out of stock, usually available in 3-10 days
Published: Melville House - April 9th, 2019

** A New York Times Bestseller **

"A complex, smart and ambitious book that at first reads like a self-help manual, then blossoms into a wide-ranging political manifesto."—Jonah Engel Bromwich, The New York Times Book Review

One of President Barack Obama's "Favorite Books of 2019"


All the Light We Cannot See: A Novel Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781501173219
Availability: On our shelves now at one or more of our stores
Published: Scribner - April 4th, 2017

*Winner of the Pulitzer Prize* A New York Times Book Review Top Ten Book* A National Book Award finalist *

From Anthony Doerr, the highly acclaimed, multiple award-winning author of Cloud Cuckoo Land, the beautiful, stunningly ambitious instant New York Times bestseller about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both


Exhalation: Stories Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781101947883
Availability: Out of stock, usually available in 3-10 days
Published: Knopf - May 7th, 2019

ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR

A NATIONAL BESTSELLER

ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR:


Like a Mother: A Feminist Journey Through the Science and Culture of Pregnancy Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062662958
Availability: On our shelves now at one or more of our stores
Published: Harper Wave - May 7th, 2019

A candid, feminist, and personal deep dive into the science and culture of pregnancy and motherhood


Become America: Civic Sermons on Love, Responsibility, and Democracy Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781632172570
Availability: On our shelves now at one or more of our stores
Published: Sasquatch Books - May 14th, 2019

What does it mean to be an engaged American in today’s divided political landscape, and how do we restore hope in our country?


Slaughterhouse-Five: A Novel (Modern Library 100 Best Novels) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780385333849
Availability: On our shelves now at one or more of our stores
Published: Dial Press Trade Paperback - January 12th, 1999

A special fiftieth anniversary edition of Kurt Vonnegut’s masterpiece, “a desperate, painfully honest attempt to confront the monstrous crimes of the twentieth century” (Time), featuring a new introduction by Kevin Powers, author of the National Book Award finalist The Yellow Birds
 


The Beautiful Ones Cover Image
By Prince
$30.00
ISBN: 9780399589652
Availability: On our shelves now at one or more of our stores
Published: One World - October 29th, 2019

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The brilliant coming-of-age-and-into-superstardom story of one of the greatest artists of all time, in his own words—featuring never-before-seen photos, original scrapbooks and lyric sheets, and the exquisite memoir he began writing before his tragic death


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When Stars Are Scattered Cover Image
By Victoria Jamieson, Omar Mohamed, Victoria Jamieson (Illustrator), Iman Geddy (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780525553908
Availability: On our shelves now at one or more of our stores
Published: Dial Books - April 14th, 2020

A National Book Award Finalist, this remarkable graphic novel is about growing up in a refugee camp, as told by a former Somali refugee to the Newbery Honor-winning creator of Roller Girl.


Subduction Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781597098922
Availability: On our shelves now at one or more of our stores
Published: Red Hen Press - April 14th, 2020

*Finalist for two International Latino Book Awards*
*Selected as a Staff Pick by The Paris Review*
*Longlisted for the VCU Cabell First Novelist Award*
*Finalist for the Foreword Indies Book of the Year Award (Multicultural)*


Ordinary Cruelty Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781938912702
Availability: On our shelves now at one or more of our stores
Published: Write Bloody Publishing - April 15th, 2017

In her debut poetry collection, Ordinary Cruelty, Amber Flame spells out rituals in everyday decisions to hold on or let go. While questioning the role of elder, mentor, mother in the face of losing those figures, Flame details the unrelenting nature of parenthood through the cycles of grief.


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We Are Water Protectors Cover Image
By Carole Lindstrom, Michaela Goade (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250203557
Availability: On our shelves now at one or more of our stores
Published: Roaring Brook Press - March 17th, 2020

Winner of the 2021 Caldecott Medal
New York Times Bestseller

Inspired by the many Indigenous-led movements across North America, We Are Water Protectors issues an urgent rallying cry to safeguard the Earth’s water from harm and corruption
a bold and lyrical picture book written by Carole Lindstrom and vibrantly illustrated by Michaela Goade.


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ISBN: 9781939568342
Availability: Unavailable
Published: Black Ocean - September 1st, 2020

Poetry. African & African American Studies. LGBTQIA Studies. Anastacia-Rene 's words frame so many questions: what is sacred, what is beauty, what is tragedy, what rites of passage have we endured to be initiated into the complexities of our humanity? These poems read like rituals, invoking ancestors and Becky alike in a nuanced honest reflection of this time in life.