Carl

Carl says "Leave me alone, I'm busy." Read his recommendations (if you dare) below: 

 


Selected Stories (Paperback)

$15.00
ISBN-13: 9780374533625
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 10/2012
Robert Walser is the Tupac Shakur of European fiction. Long after his death, the hits just keep coming. Crack open the spine of this bad boy and rest your peepers on a bit of greatness.

~ recommended March, 2014


Satantango (Paperback)

$15.95
ISBN-13: 9780811220897
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Published: New Directions Publishing Corporation, 12/2013

The best part about working/being in a bookstore are the times when you stumble upon something so inexplicably brilliant that you burst into flames. Buy this book and come dance on my scorched remnants.

~ recommended January, 2014


The Sinistra Zone (Paperback)

$15.95
ISBN-13: 9780811219785
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Published: New Directions Publishing Corporation, 8/2013

If you enjoy a little dash of odd darkness to your satirical tomes, then this tale about a man sent off to guard a batch of blueberries that quickly escalates into all sorts of sordid iniquities will be right up your alley.

~ recommended October, 2013


$24.00
ISBN-13: 9780982617793
Availability: Special Order - Subject to Availability
Published: Birds, LLC, 5/2013
This book is like a muscle shirt and a Trans Am on a summer evening. Meet the next poet laureate of fun: Starkweather comma Sampson.

~ recommended June, 2013


x (Hardcover)

$20.00
ISBN-13: 9781938073397
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Published: McSweeney's, 4/2013

Would it kill you to read some poetry once in awhile? Oh it would?
OK, better make it a good one then, right? Give Dan Chelotti's x a whirl.

~ recommended April, 2013 


Thunderbird (Paperback)

$16.00
ISBN-13: 9781933517636
Availability: Special Order - Subject to Availability
Published: Wave Books, 9/2012

Dorothea Lasky, easily one of my favorite poets, will enthrall you with her savvy wit, impeccable timing, and borderline potty-mouth.  Buy it.  Read it.  Love it.  Make your friends read and love it.

~ recommended January, 2013