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Reyna Grande, A Ballad of Love and Glory

A Ballad of Love and Glory: A Novel By Reyna Grande Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982165260
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Published: Atria Books - March 15th, 2022

A Long Petal of the Sea meets Cold Mountain in this sweeping historical saga following a Mexican army nurse and an Irish soldier who must fight, at first for their survival and then for their love, amidst the atrocity of the Mexican-American War—from the author of the “timely and riveting” (People) Across a Hundred Mountains and The Distan


Somewhere We Are Human: Authentic Voices on Migration, Survival, and New Beginnings By Reyna Grande, Sonia Guiñansaca, Viet Thanh Nguyen (Foreword by) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063095779
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Published: HarperVia - June 7th, 2022

""Wide-ranging yet consistently affecting, these pieces offer a crucial and inspired survey of the immigrant experience in America."" –Publishers Weekly


Melvin E. Edwards Book Launch Event

book coverAbout Melvin E. Edwards (From the Author):
Melvin E. Edwards is a 6th-generation Texan and a multiple-award-winning author, newspaper reporter, lyricist, and poet. He's one of the first Black members of the Sons of the Republic of Texas, which means his pre-1846 Texas ancestry has been documented and verified to be authentic.

Bridget McDermott Flood, Blue Hole Wisdom: My Journey With the Sisters

Blue Hole Wisdom By Bridget McDermott Flood Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781735517001
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Published: Incarnate Word Foundation Press - November 16th, 2020

"When I tell people I work with the Sisters, people are intrigued. What are they like? Who are these mysterious women in a time when sisters are fewer and far between, no longer instantly recognized by their unusual dress. They seem so different - set apart."


Ramona Reeves in discussion with Sheila Black

Ramona Reeves in discussion with Sheila Black
Featuring Ramona Reeves's new book, It Falls Gently All Around & Other Stories
Wednesday, October 26
5pm to 7pm 
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It Falls Gently All Around and Other Stories (Pitt Drue Heinz Lit Prize) By Ramona Reeves Cover Image
$23.00
ISBN: 9780822947493
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Published: University of Pittsburgh Press - October 4th, 2022

Happiness and connection prove fickle in this debut collection of eleven linked stories introducing Babbie and Donnie. She is a thrice-divorced former call girl, and he is a sobriety-challenged trucker turned yogi.


Dr. Kenneth Walker, Climate Politics on the Border

author photoAs a borderland city with generations of slow violence and extreme weather events like flash flooding and intense heat waves, San Antonio, Texas, speaks directly to global issues in climate politics.

Climate Politics on the Border: Environmental Justice Rhetorics (Rhetoric, Culture, and Social Critique) By Kenneth Walker Cover Image
$49.95
ISBN: 9780817321116
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Published: University Alabama Press - March 15th, 2022

Explores the ways climate change and extreme weather are negotiated politically in a border community
 
As a borderland city with generations of slow violence and extreme weather events like flash flooding and intense heat waves, San Antonio, Texas, speaks directly to global issues in climate politics.


Alda Dobbs Book Launch, The Other Side of The River

The Other Side of the River (Barefoot Dreams of Petra Luna) By Alda P. Dobbs Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781728238449
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Published: Sourcebooks Young Readers - September 6th, 2022

From the award-winning author of Barefoot Dreams of Petra Luna, Alda P. Dobbs, comes a compelling new novel about building a new life in America. Strong and determined, Petra Luna returns in a story about the immigrant experience that continues to be relevant today.


Charles Darnell, Toward Human

Charles Darnell is a poet living in San Antonio, Texas. He came to poetry late but has made up for it by prolific writing. His work has been published in many literary journals, magazines, newspapers, and anthologies in print and online. In 2018, Finishing Line Press published his chapbook, Water, Tongues, Earth, and Blood, a collection of poems about South Louisiana, his birthplace.

Toward Human By Charles Darnell Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781952224218
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Published: Kallisto Gaia Press - May 24th, 2022

Jim LaVilla Havelin & Sheila Black

Radium Dream By Sheila Black Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781915022110
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Published: Salmon Poetry - June 20th, 2022

"In poems that beautify and destroy, Black's eighth book Radium Dream offers clear-eyed and equally complex conversations about the disabled body, family, violence, and the climate crisis.


Author C.W. Smith in conversation with Steven L. Davis, author of Viva Texas Rivers

Girl Flees Circus By C. W. Smith Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780826364074
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Published: University of New Mexico Press - September 1st, 2022

When nineteen-year-old aviatrix Katie Burke crash lands her biplane on the only street in No Name, New Mexico, her arrival changes her life and the lives of everyone around her.


Viva Texas Rivers!: Adventures, Misadventures, and Glimpses of Nirvana along Our Storied Waterways (Wittliff Collections Literary Series) By Steven L. Davis (Editor), Sam L. Pfiester (Editor), Andrew Sansom (Afterword by) Cover Image
By Steven L. Davis (Editor), Sam L. Pfiester (Editor), Andrew Sansom (Afterword by)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781623499808
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Published: Texas A&M University Press - February 11th, 2022

More than the lifeblood of our natural world, Texas rivers have nourished the human spirit for as long as people have gathered on their banks.


Michael Lane, Psychic for Hire

Looking for a psychic? You’ll find hundreds online, but with so many con artists out there, how do you know who’s legit?

Ask around, only one, a mild-mannered English gentleman that goes by the name of Mr. French, guarantees his results. With French on the job, you’ll have centuries of experience at your disposal.

Psychic for Hire: The Adventures of Mr. French By Michael Allen Lane Cover Image
$10.02
ISBN: 9781736488713
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Published: R. R. Bowker - May 9th, 2021

Looking for a psychic? You'll find hundreds online, but with so many con artists out there, how do you know who's legit? Ask around, only one, a mild-mannered English gentleman that goes by the name of Mr. French, guarantees his results. With French on the job, you'll have centuries of experience at your disposal.


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