Independent bookstores form a vibrant part of any community, fostering imagination and stretching the intellect.
Ours specialize in social issues, progressive spirituality, and cultural studies. We also offer a curated selection of literature and poetry, alongside great books for children and youth.
Check out our handmade gifts!
GREETING CARDS | JOURNALS | Posters & Prints | Zines | PERIODICALS & JOURNALS
Splinterlands is a new dystopian novel that looks backward from the year 2050 at what went wrong. How did the world – and one man’s family – fall apart? From Brexit to Hurricane Donald to tomorrow's headlines, Splinterlands describes a fictional future that is fast becoming fact. John Feffer will talk about how closely his dystopian novel tracks with global developments and the first month of the Trump administration.
A discussion with Jacobin editor Matt Karp on slavery and struggles over control of the US state.
This event will celebrate the release of Matt Karp's first book, "This Vast Southern Empire: Slaveholders at the Helm of American Foreign Policy"
Combining firsthand accounts from activists with the research of scholars and reflections from artists, Policing the Planet traces the global spread of the broken-windows policing strategy, first established in New York City under Police Commissioner William Bratton. It’s a doctrine that has vastly broadened police power the world over—to deadly effect.
In her Dorset Prize-winning new collection, Lauren Camp explores the lives of a first-generation Arab-American girl and her Jewish-Iraqi parent. One Hundred Hungers tells overlapping stories of food and ritual, immigration and adaptation, evoking her father’s boyhood in Baghdad in the 1940s at a time when tensions began to emerge along ethnic and religious lines.