Miami Book Fair 2020 Authors - G through GL

Stream your favorite authors at home, beginning November 15th.


 

Catching the Wind: Edward Kennedy and the Liberal Hour, 1932-1975 Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780307405449
Availability: Here in Miami
Published: Crown - October 27th, 2020

The epic, definitive biography of Ted Kennedy—an immersive journey through the life of a complicated man and a sweeping history of the fall of liberalism and the collapse of political morality.
 


Lobizona: A Novel (Wolves of No World #1) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250239129
Availability: Here in Miami
Published: Wednesday Books - August 4th, 2020

"Garber’s gorgeous novel combines the wonder of a Hogwarts-style magic school with the Twilight-esque dynamics of a hidden magical species that has strict rules about interacting with the human world." - BOOKLIST (Starred Review)

Some people ARE illegal.

Lobizonas do NOT exist.

Both of these statements are false.


Thrown in the Throat (National Poetry) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781571315212
Availability: Here in Miami
Published: Milkweed Editions - August 11th, 2020

"Tongues make mistakes / and mistakes / make languages." And Benjamin Garcia makes a stunning debut with Thrown in the Throat. In a sex-positive incantation that retextures what it is to write a queer life amidst troubled times, Garcia writes boldly of citizenship, family, and Adam Rippon's butt.


Teen Titans: Beast Boy Cover Image
By Kami Garcia, Gabriel Picolo (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781401287191
Availability: Here in Miami
Published: DC Comics - September 1st, 2020

A New York Times bestseller!

USA Today and Publishers Weekly bestseller!


Teen Titans: Raven Cover Image
By Kami Garcia, Gabriel Picolo (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781401286231
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Published: DC Ink - July 2nd, 2019

A New York Times bestseller!

USA Today and Publishers Weekly bestseller!

When a tragic accident takes the life of 17-year-old Raven Roth's foster mom--and Raven's memory--she moves to New Orleans to recover and finish her senior year of high school.


Woke: A Young Poet's Call to Justice Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250311207
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - March 10th, 2020

"This collection of poems by women of color covers topics relating to social justice, activism, discrimination and empathy, focusing on the need to speak out and inspiring middle-graders." -Vogue

Woke: A Young Poet's Guide to Justice
is a collection of poems to inspire kids to stay woke and become a new generation of activists.


Be Holding: A Poem (Pitt Poetry Series) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780822966234
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Published: University of Pittsburgh Press - September 8th, 2020

Be Holding is a love song to legendary basketball player Julius Erving—known as Dr. J—who dominated courts in the 1970s and ‘80s as a small forward for the Philadelphia ‘76ers. But this book-length poem is more than just an ode to a magnificent athlete. Through a kind of lyric research, or lyric meditation, Ross Gay connects Dr.


The Sacrifice of Darkness Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781684156245
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Published: Archaia - October 27th, 2020

Roxane Gay, Tracy Lynne Oliver, and Rebecca Kirby adapt Gay’s New York Times bestelling short story “We Are the Sacrifice of Darkness” as a full length graphic novel, expanding and further developing the unforgettable world where the sun no longer shines.

“When I was a young girl, my husband’s father flew an air machine into the sun.


The Darkest Hearts (A D Hunter Mystery) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781617758096
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Published: Akashic Books - August 4th, 2020

Trap music, human trafficking, malt liquor, and the tyranny of President Trump collide in the fifth installment of Nelson George's D Hunter mystery series.


True Love: A Novel Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780062937438
Availability: Here in Miami
Published: Harper - July 7th, 2020

A Glamour Best Book of 2020  A Bustle Best Books of 2020 • Winner of an Audiofile Earphones Award  An Enterta


Scattered at Sea (Penguin Poets) Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780143126898
Availability: Here in Miami
Published: Penguin Books - May 26th, 2015

A dazzling new collection from an award-winning poet--longlisted for the 2015 National Book Award for Poetry


When Life Gives You Mangos Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593173978
Availability: Here in Miami
Published: Delacorte Books for Young Readers - October 20th, 2020

Imagination and adventure run wild in the most talked about middle grade debut of the year!  
 
A small village on a Jamaican island. 
A girl who doesn't remember the previous summer. 
A best friend who is no longer acting like one; a new girl who fills that hole in her heart. 


When Life Gives You Mangos Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593173978
Availability: Here in Miami
Published: Delacorte Books for Young Readers - October 20th, 2020

Imagination and adventure run wild in the most talked about middle grade debut of the year!  
 
A small village on a Jamaican island. 
A girl who doesn't remember the previous summer. 
A best friend who is no longer acting like one; a new girl who fills that hole in her heart. 


Vision Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781683963158
Availability: Here in Miami
Published: Fantagraphics - August 25th, 2020

In this graphic novel, a spinster escapes the demands of life through a sexual relationship with a haunted mirror. 


The Man Who Ran Washington: The Life and Times of James A. Baker III Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780385540551
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Published: Doubleday - September 29th, 2020

Named a BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR by The New York Times and The Washington Post

From two of America's most revered political journalists comes the definitive biography of legendary White House chief of staff and secretary of state James A. Baker III: the man who ran Washington when Washington ran the world.


Begin Again: James Baldwin's America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525575320
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Published: Crown - June 30th, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • James Baldwin grew disillusioned by the failure of the civil rights movement to force America to confront its lies about race. In our own moment, when that confrontation feels more urgently needed than ever, what can we learn from his struggle?