Rikki

I love both fiction and nonfiction. Magical realism, secret histories, horror, the morbid, and the macabre are particular areas of fascination.


A Quick & Easy Guide to They/Them Pronouns Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781620104996
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Published: Limerence Press - June 12th, 2018

This book is so charming and accessible. A must read. Give this to your well-meaning aunt who says all of this is "just too confusing."


Dear Ijeawele, or A Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions Cover Image
$8.95
ISBN: 9780525434801
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Published: Anchor - May 2018

A wonderful gift for new parents, or a great overview for how we can unlearn misogyny in our daily lives. Adichie’s writing is so warm, it feels like a conversation with a friend (which it originally was).


Witchbody: A Graphic Novel Cover Image
By Sabrina Scott, Tim Morton (Foreword by)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781578636648
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Published: Weiser Books - March 2019

Have you ever read a graphic novel with a bibliography?Reading this and taking in the beautiful illustrations is a meditation. The theory is good thought exercise, even if you find yourself disagreeing on some points.Witchbody will bring more beauty and consideration into your life.


How to Be Successful without Hurting Men's Feelings: Non-threatening Leadership Strategies for Women Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781449476076
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - October 30th, 2018

Essential for every feminist’s coffee table. Laugh so you won’t cry!


Tranny: Confessions of Punk Rock's Most Infamous Anarchist Sellout Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316264372
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Published: Hachette Books - August 29th, 2017

A punk rock coming-of-age told with raw emotional immediacy.


Truck Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780446391535
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - March 1990

I’m not sure I’ve ever read anything that better captured misfit teenage girlhood. Gross, embarrassing, harrowing, and absolutely gripping. There’s nothing precious about this protagonist.


Bastard Out of Carolina: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780452297753
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Published: Penguin Books - February 2012

This book will earn your love and then traumatize you terribly. Be warned. The language is natural, the characters people I knew in my own childhood. It’s like a workout for the heart- it’ll leave you sore but very alive.


Egg Board Book Cover Image
By Kevin Henkes, Kevin Henkes (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062408747
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Published: Greenwillow Books - January 22nd, 2019

An emotional, visually enticing story of acceptance.


Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781101980200
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Published: Penguin Books - October 3rd, 2017

A surprisingly natural meeting place for history, social justice, and ghost stories, and an addictive read.


Death: An Oral History Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9781942186120
Availability: Backordered
Published: Pulp - August 2nd, 2016

A conversational and vulnerable exploration of the many ways death impacts us. Warm and familiar.


From Here to Eternity: Traveling the World to Find the Good Death Cover Image
By Caitlin Doughty, Landis Blair (Illustrator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393356281
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 9th, 2018

A lighthearted but respectful exploration of some of the ways we deal with our dead. Coming from a perspective of cultural health and ecological conservation, you’ll walk away with as many questions as answers.


I Wanna Be a Cowgirl Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481452991
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Published: Beach Lane Books - November 14th, 2017

A beautifully illustrated book that prizes dreaming big and teaches kids that being tough and tender can go hand in hand.
 


Cannibalism: A Perfectly Natural History Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781616207434
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Published: Algonquin Books - January 30th, 2018

An engaging, witty, and accessible dive into the anthropology and biology behind a long-standing taboo.