Chicago Tribune 10 Best Books of 2022

The Devil Takes You Home: A Novel By Gabino Iglesias Cover Image
$25.20
ISBN: 9780316426916
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Published: Mulholland Books - August 2nd, 2022

From an award-winning author comes a genre-defying thriller about a father desperate to salvage what's left of his family—even if it means a descent into violence.

Buried in debt due to his young daughter’s illness, his marriage at the brink, Mario reluctantly takes a job as a hitman, surprising himself with his proclivity for violence.


Glory: A Novel By NoViolet Bulawayo Cover Image
$24.30
ISBN: 9780525561132
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Published: Viking - March 8th, 2022

2022 BOOKER PRIZE FINALIST

“Manifoldly clever…brilliant… ‘Glory’ is its own vivid world, drawn from its own folklore. This is a satire with sharper teeth, angrier, and also very, very funny.” —Violet Kupersmith, The New York Times Book Review


My Phantoms By Gwendoline Riley Cover Image
$15.26
ISBN: 9781681376813
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Published: New York Review Books - September 13th, 2022

A hostile mother-daughter relationship stands at the center of this astonishing, blackly humorous novel by the acclaimed author of First Love.


Planes: A novel By Peter C. Baker Cover Image
$24.30
ISBN: 9780593320273
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Published: Knopf - May 31st, 2022

NAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE


The Rabbit Hutch: A novel By Tess Gunty Cover Image
$25.20
ISBN: 9780593534663
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Published: Knopf - August 2nd, 2022

NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER A NEW YORKER ESSENTIAL READ The standout literary debut that everyone is talking about "Inventive, heartbreaking and acutely funny."—The Guardian

A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR: The New York Times, TIME, NPR, Oprah Daily, People


Ducks: Two Years in the Oil Sands By Kate Beaton Cover Image
$35.96
ISBN: 9781770462892
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Published: Drawn and Quarterly - September 13th, 2022

“An exceptionally beautiful book about loneliness, labor, and survival.“—Carmen Maria Machado


The Philosophy of Modern Song By Bob Dylan Cover Image
$40.50
ISBN: 9781451648706
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Published: Simon & Schuster - November 1st, 2022

The Philosophy of Modern Song is Bob Dylan’s first book of new writing since 2004’s Chronicles: Volume One—and since winning the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2016.

Dylan, who began working on the book in 2010, offers his extraordinary insight into the nature of popular music.


Sandy Hook: An American Tragedy and the Battle for Truth By Elizabeth Williamson Cover Image
$25.20
ISBN: 9781524746575
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Published: Dutton - March 8th, 2022

Carnegie Medal Nonfiction Longlist 2023

The Washington Post Best Non-Fiction Books of 2022

Publishers Weekly Best Books 2022

Kirkus Best Non-Fiction Books of 2022

Slate Best Books 2022

Chicago Tribune Best Books 2022

Los Angeles Times Best Books 2022


South to America: A Journey Below the Mason-Dixon to Understand the Soul of a Nation By Imani Perry Cover Image
$29.69
ISBN: 9780062977403
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Published: Ecco - January 25th, 2022

WINNER OF THE 2022 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR NONFICTION

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


Super-Infinite: The Transformations of John Donne By Katherine Rundell Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374607401
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 6th, 2022

Winner of the 2022 Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction

A Wall Street Journal Top 10 Best Book of 2022
A New York Times Notable Book of the Year
Named a Best Book of the Year by The New Yorker, Times Literary Supplement, and Literary Hub