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THACKER MOUNTAIN RADIO: Stephen Hundley for Bomb Island

Thursday, April 18th – Thacker Mountain Radio Hour at The Graduate!

Showtime: 6 pm

Learn more about the show's lineup here

Can't make it? Reserve a signed copy of Bomb Island here. Personalization available.

Bomb Island By Stephen Hundley Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9798885740258
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Hub City Press - May 7th, 2024

Part coming-of-age summer romance, part thriller, Bomb Island is a funny and fast-paced Southern novel exploring subculture communities, survival, and found family set on an island near an unexploded atomic bomb.


An Evening with Beto O'Rourke for We've Got to Try

“Uplifting. . . . O’Rourke gets an A-plus on both the moral frisson of the long fight and the rightness of the cause. . . . The happy warrior from Texas is inspiring.” --The Washington Post

Activist and political leader Beto O’Rourke blends history, sociology, and travelogue for a thrilling, inspiring case for how voting rights is essential to a productive and healthy democracy.

We've Got to Try: How the Fight for Voting Rights Makes Everything Else Possible By Beto O'Rourke Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250852465
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Flatiron Books - September 26th, 2023

“Uplifting. . . . O’Rourke gets an A-plus on both the moral frisson of the long fight and the rightness of the cause. . . . The happy warrior from Texas is inspiring.” --The Washington Post


Oxford Conference for the Book Prologue: Sheila Sundar in conversation with Melissa Ginsburg for Habitations

(Melissa Ginsburg, photo credit: Tenola Plaxico)

A young academic moves from India to the United States, where she navigates first love, a green card marriage, single motherhood, and more in this “delightful novel, written with immediacy, warmth, and wry humor” (Ha Jin, National Book Award-winning author of Waiting).

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Habitations: A Novel By Sheila Sundar Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781668016107
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Published: Simon & Schuster - April 2nd, 2024

A young academic moves from India to the United States, where she navigates first love, a green card marriage, single motherhood, and more in this “delightful novel, written with immediacy, warmth, and wry humor” (Ha Jin, National Book Award–winning author of Waiting).

Vega Gopalan is adrift.


Aimee Nezhukumatathil in conversation with Afton Thomas for Bite by Bite

Join Square Books in celebrating the release of author and friend Aimee Nezhukumatathil's new book Bite by Bite: Nourishments and Jamborees and the paperback release of her celebrated work of nonfiction World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments.

Bite by Bite: Nourishments and Jamborees By Aimee Nezhukumatathil Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063282261
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Published: Ecco - April 30th, 2024

From the New York Times bestselling author of World of Wonders, a lyrical book of short essays about food, offering a banquet of tastes, smells, memories, associations, and marvelous curiosities from nature


World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments By Aimee Nezhukumatathil, Fumi Nakamura (Illustrator) Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781639550562
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Published: Milkweed Editions - April 16th, 2024

"Hands-down one of the most beautiful books of the year." --NPR
A New York Times Bestseller
Barnes & Noble Book of the Year

Beloved author Aimee Nezhukumatathil's celebrated work of nonfiction, now including additional essays and illustrations.


THACKER MOUNTAIN RADIO: Jake Skeets for Eyes Bottle Dark with a Mouthful of Flowers

Thursday, February 15th – Thacker Mountain Radio Hour at Off Square Books!

Showtime: 6 pm

Learn more about the show's lineup here

Eyes Bottle Dark with a Mouthful of Flowers: Poems (National Poetry) By Jake Skeets Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781571315205
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Published: Milkweed Editions - September 10th, 2019

Winner of the 2021 Kate Tufts Discovery Award

Winner of a 2020 Whiting Award in Poetry

Finalist for the 2020 Lambda Literary Award in Gay Poetry


THACKER MOUNTAIN RADIO: Ben Wynne for A Hound Dog Tale

Thursday, February 8th – Thacker Mountain Radio Hour at The Powerhouse!

Showtime: 6 pm

Learn more about the show's lineup here

A Hound Dog Tale: Big Mama, Elvis, and the Song That Changed Everything By Ben Wynne Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780807181140
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Published: LSU Press - February 7th, 2024

The release of the song "Hound Dog" in 1953 marked a turning point in American popular culture, and throughout its history, the hit ballad bridged divides of race, gender, and generational conflict.


Abbott Kahler in conversation with Joshilyn Jackson for Where You End

“A perfectly paced, addictive thriller with a vicious twist.” —Paula Hawkins

From bestselling nonfiction author Abbott Kahler comes a spellbinding fiction debut: an unusual form of amnesia upends the lives of identical twins, forcing them to face the indelible, dangerous shadow of the past.

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Where You End: A Novel By Abbott Kahler Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250873248
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - January 16th, 2024

An Amazon Top Book of the Month
A Good Morning America Buzz Pick
A Mary Calvi Book Club Pick

“A perfectly paced, addictive thriller with a vicious twist.” —Paula Hawkins


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