Miami Book Fair 2020 Authors - W

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


 

Just an Ordinary Woman Breathing (21st Century Essays) Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780814255674
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Published: Mad Creek Books - February 27th, 2020

Finalist for the Publishing Triangle's Judy Grahn Award for Lesbian Nonfiction

You have a history, and a body. You are a history, and a body. Your body has (is) a history, too. As a girl, Julie Marie Wade was uninterested in makeup, boy-watching, and other trappings of conventional girlhood, much to her mother’s disappointment.


Bitter Root Volume 2: Rage & Redemption Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781534316607
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Published: Image Comics - October 27th, 2020

Best New Series of 2019 - Entertainment Weekly


The Cold Millions: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062868084
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Published: Harper - October 27th, 2020

“One of the most captivating novels of the year.” – Washington Post 

NATIONAL BESTSELLER


Wolfpack (Young Readers Edition) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250766861
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - October 6th, 2020

In this young readers adaptation of her #1 New York Times bestselling book, two-time Olympic gold medalist and FIFA World Cup champion Abby Wambach inspires the next generation to find their voice, unite their pack, and change the world.


So Forth: Poems Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781324004592
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 19th, 2020

A lyrical new volume from a poet “beyond the achievement of all but a double handful of living American poets” (Harold Bloom).


Avatar: The Last Airbender--Katara and the Pirate's Silver Cover Image
By Faith Erin Hicks, Peter Wartman (Illustrator), Adele Matera (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781506717111
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Published: Dark Horse Books - October 13th, 2020

It's sink or swim for Katara!


Memorial: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593087275
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 27th, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR

A GOOD MORNING AMERICA BOOK CLUB PICK


The Committee Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781617757686
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Published: Akashic Books - January 7th, 2020

One of the Best Historical Novels of 2020 (Tampa Bay Times)

"In this sharply crafted novel, his seventh, Watson] re-creates the era with rich detail and a creeping sense of dread...The Committee is the kind of story that makes you hope it can't happen here--but reminds you that it already has."
--Tampa Bay Times


The Lives of Edie Pritchard Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781616209025
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Published: Algonquin Books - July 21st, 2020

By the Bestselling Author of Let Him Go

A Most Anticipated Book of the Summer: The Millions * Library Journal * Parade

"Characters so real they could walk off the page, virtuoso writing and up-all-night drama."
People

From acclaimed novelist Larry Watson, a multigenerational story of the West


Victory for the Vote: The Fight for Women's Suffrage and the Century That Followed (Women's Rights Movement, Women's History Month Gift) Cover Image
By Doris Weatherford, Nancy Pelosi (Foreword by)
$27.95
ISBN: 9781642500530
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Published: Mango - March 17th, 2020

Women's Suffrage and the Continuing Fight for Women's Rights

"Weatherford's book traces the philosophical roots of the Seneca Falls convention to the 17th century and women who defied the dominant religious leadership in the nascent American colonies." ―Publishers Weekly

2020 Winner Sarton Women's Literary Award for Nonfiction


How to Fight Anti-Semitism Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780593136058
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Published: Crown - September 10th, 2019

“The most important book you will read this year.”—Caitlin Flanagan, author of To Hell with All That


Chosen (Slayer #2) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534404984
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Published: Simon Pulse - January 7th, 2020

A Seventeen Best YA Book of 2020 So Far
A Hypable Most Anticipated YA Fantasy Sequel of 2020
“Will get Buffy fans up in their feels.” —Entertainment Weekly on Slayer

Nina continues to learn how to use her slayer powers against enemies old and new in this second novel in the New York Times bestselling serie


Afropessimism Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781631496141
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Published: Liveright - April 7th, 2020

Longlisted • National Book Award (Nonfiction)


This Train Is Being Held Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781419734939
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Published: Amulet Books - February 11th, 2020

“A nuanced and tenderly pitched story.” –Elizabeth Acevedo, National Book Award winner and New York Times bestselling author
  
“Ismée Williams has created an engaging urban romance that tackles difficult subjects such as mental health and racism, while celebrating poetry, dance, baseball, and the complexities of Latino families.&rdquo


Fieldnotes on Ordinary Love Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781556595615
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Published: Copper Canyon Press - May 21st, 2019

"Wilson's collection is romantic yet world-weary, bereaved yet fortified―a kindred reflection of the heart in the modern world." ―Publishers Weekly Fieldnotes on Ordinary Love is a collection whose poems approach family, politics, and romance, often through the lens of space: the vagaries of a relationship full of wonder and coldness, separation and exploration.


Golden State Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316505437
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Published: Mulholland Books - January 14th, 2020

From award-winning, New York Times bestselling novelist Ben H. Winters comes a mind-bending novel set in a world governed by absolute truth, where lies are as dangerous as murder.


Before the Ever After Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399545436
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - September 1st, 2020

WINNER OF THE NAACP IMAGE AWARD


WINNER OF THE CORETTA SCOTT KING AUTHOR AWARD
 
National Book Award winner Jacqueline Woodson's stirring novel-in-verse explores how a family moves forward when their glory days have passed and the cost of professional sports on Black bodies.


Twins: A Graphic Novel Cover Image
By Varian Johnson, Shannon Wright (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338236132
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Published: Graphix - October 6th, 2020

Coretta Scott King Honor author Varian Johnson teams up with rising cartoonist Shannon Wright for a delightful middle-grade graphic novel!

Maureen and Francine Carter are twins and best friends. They participate in the same clubs, enjoy the same foods, and are partners on all their school projects.