Jessica

Jessica

Bookshop owner, avid reader, cat herder, a little eccentric.

Working hard to build the best bookshop possible for Savannah and beyond.  Supporter of local authors and artists.  

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The Door (NYRB Classics) Cover Image
By Magda Szabo, Len Rix (Translated by), Ali Smith (Introduction by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781590177716
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Published: NYRB Classics - January 27th, 2015

The Door, disturbing and wonderful at the same time.  It expolores the relationship between two very different woman, one an academic and the other a housekeeper, and the ties that develop over the years.  


Len Rix’s prizewinning translation of The Door at last makes it possible for American readers to appreciate the masterwork of a major modern European writer.


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Moshi Moshi Cover Image
By Banana Yoshimoto, Asa Yoneda (Translator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781640090156
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - November 14th, 2017

"A beautiful translation...Yoshimoto deploys a magically Japanese light touch to emotionally and existentially tough subject matter: domestic disarray, loneliness, identity issues, lovesickness...[a] nimble narrative." ―ELLE


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The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne Cover Image
By Brian Moore, Mary Gordon (Afterword by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781590173497
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Published: NYRB Classics - June 15th, 2010

If you like obscure British literature, stories about somewhat distrubed, middleaged church ladies, then this is the book for you!


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CIRCE Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316556347
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - April 10th, 2018

"A bold and subversive retelling of the goddess's story," this #1 New York Times bestseller is "both epic and intimate in its scope, recasting the most infamous female figure from the Odyssey as a hero in her own right" (Alexandra Alter, The New York Times).


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Killing Commendatore: A novel Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780525520047
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Published: Knopf - October 9th, 2018

A tour de force of love and loneliness, war and art—as well as a loving homage to The Great GatsbyKilling Commendatore is a stunning work of imagination from one of our greatest writers.


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Hollow Kingdom Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781538745823
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - August 6th, 2019

If you are only going to read one book this year about the impending zombie apocalypse, told from the point of  view of a sassy crow, this is deffintly the one!


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Bloomland Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781945814938
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Published: Dzanc Books - September 10th, 2019

Wonderful debut novel, difficult and disturbing, Bloomland interrogates social and cultural dysfunction in a nation where mass violence has become all too familiar.