Midwest

Winesburg, Ohio

Winesburg, Ohio

Anderson, Sherwood ; Updike, J
Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best novels of all time

Before Raymond Carver, John Cheever, and Richard Ford, there was Sherwood Anderson, who, with Winesburg, Ohio,...

March 2, 1999
Paperback
Modern Library
272 Pages
$10.00
Midwest Survival Guide: How We Talk, Love, Work, Drink, and Eat . . . Everything with Ranch

Everything you need to know to survive in the greatest place on Earth

Have you ever had a goodbye lasting more than four hours? Do you lack the emotional capacity to say "I...

November 16, 2021
Hardcover
William Morrow & Company
$26.99
Detroit City Is the Place to Be: The Afterlife of an American Metropolis

Detroit City Is the Place to Be is one of Publishers Weekly's Top 10 Best Books of 2012

Once America's capitalist dream town, Detroit is our country's greatest urban failure,...

November 5, 2013
Paperback
Picador USA
352 Pages
$19.00
Life of Black Hawk, or Ma-Ka-Tai-Me-She-Kia-Kiak

Life of Black Hawk, or Ma-Ka-Tai-Me-She-Kia-Kiak

Black Hawk ; Kennedy, J Gerald
A rediscovered, defiant work of Native American literature, presented here on the 175th anniversary of its first publication

Upon its publication in 1833, this unflinching narrative by...

May 1, 2008
Paperback
Penguin Group
108 Pages
$14.00
Dandelion Wine

Dandelion Wine

Bradbury, Ray D
The summer of '28 was a vintag season for a growing boy. A summer of green apple trees, mowed lawns, and new sneakers. Of half-burnt firecrackers, of gathering dandelions, of Grandma's belly-busting...
March 1, 1985
Mass Market Paperbound
Spectra Books
256 Pages
$7.99
The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid: A Memoir
From one of the world's most beloved writers and New York Times bestselling author of A Walk in the Woods and The Body, a vivid, nostalgic, and utterly hilarious memoir of...
September 25, 2007
Paperback
Crown Publishing Group (NY)
288 Pages
$17.00
American Salvage

American Salvage

Campbell, Bonnie Jo

American Salvage is rich with local color and peopled with rural characters who love and hate extravagantly. They know how to fix cars and washing machines, how to shoot and clean game...

December 1, 2009
Paperback
W. W. Norton & Company
170 Pages
$15.95

Powerful....Caputo's wisdom runs deep. Few writers have better captured the emotional lives of men. --The New York Times Book Review

From the author of...

November 10, 2020
Paperback
Picador USA
288 Pages
$17.00
Hunger: A Novella and Stories

Hunger: A Novella and Stories

Chang, Lan Samantha
The novella and five stories that make up this collection reveal the lives of immigrant families haunted by lost loves: a ghost seduces a young girl into a flooded river; a mother commands a...
September 1, 2009
Paperback
W. W. Norton & Company
$15.95
John Brown

John Brown

Du Bois, W E B ; Roediger, Dav
A moving cultural biography of abolitionist martyr John Brown, by one of the most important African-American intellectuals of the twentieth century.

In the history of slavery and its legacy,...

July 10, 2001
Paperback
Modern Library
$16.00

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