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Coyotes Book Club

NEXT MEETING: TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27TH @ 7:30pm

If you've made it to this page, it means you're interested in books and literature and sharing your reading experiences with fellow readers--that's awesome! We love you, and we'd love to have you at our meetings. And it's free to come! The group is open to the public, there's no need to sign up, and no mandate to come. If you'd like to get on the listserv and receive book club updates from us, email emily@skylightbooks.com. If not, check in here for information about this month's books and meeting! 

The Coyotes meet on the 4th Tuesday of every month here at Skylight at 7:30pm! Our next meeting is September 27th at 7:30pm.

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Our next meeting we will discuss: 

Zama by Antonio Di Benedetto.

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Zama By Antonio Di Benedetto, Esther Allen (Translated by), Esther Allen (Preface by) Cover Image
By Antonio Di Benedetto, Esther Allen (Translated by), Esther Allen (Preface by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781590177174
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: NYRB Classics - August 23rd, 2016

October 2022


The Trees: A Novel By Percival Everett Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781644450642
Availability: Backordered
Published: Graywolf Press - September 21st, 2021

September 2022


Parable of the Sower By Octavia E. Butler Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781538732182
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grand Central Publishing - April 30th, 2019

August 2022


The Promise: A Novel (Booker Prize Winner) By Damon Galgut Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781609457440
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Europa Editions - March 15th, 2022

July 2022


Ulysses (Gabler Edition) By James Joyce Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780394743127
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - May 12th, 1986

June 2022


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100 Boyfriends By Brontez Purnell Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780374538989
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: MCD x FSG Originals - February 2nd, 2021

May 2022


Freshwater By Akwaeke Emezi Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802128997
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press - December 18th, 2018

April 2022


The Salt Eaters (Vintage Contemporaries) By Toni Cade Bambara Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780679740766
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - June 30th, 1992

March 2022


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The Transit of Venus By Shirley Hazzard, Lauren Groff (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Shirley Hazzard, Lauren Groff (Introduction by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143135654
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Classics - March 9th, 2021

February 2022


A Brief History of Seven Killings: A Novel By Marlon James Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781594633942
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - September 8th, 2015

January 2022


Another Country (Vintage International) By James Baldwin Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780679744719
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - December 1st, 1992

November 2021


The Volcano Lover: A Romance By Susan Sontag Cover Image
$23.00
ISBN: 9780312420079
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Picador - August 1st, 2004

October 2021


Death in Her Hands: A Novel By Ottessa Moshfegh Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781984879370
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - June 22nd, 2021

September 2021


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The Hole: A Novel By Hye-young Pyun, Sora Kim-Russell (Translated by) Cover Image
By Hye-young Pyun, Sora Kim-Russell (Translated by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781628729917
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Arcade - October 23rd, 2018

August 2021


The Passion According to G.H. By Clarice Lispector, Caetano Veloso (Introduction by), Idra Novey (Translated by) Cover Image
By Clarice Lispector, Caetano Veloso (Introduction by), Idra Novey (Translated by)
$15.95
ISBN: 9780811219686
Availability: Not in Stock. Available to Order.
Published: New Directions - June 13th, 2012

July 2021


Love Medicine: Newly Revised Edition By Louise Erdrich Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780061787423
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial - August 23rd, 2016

June 2021


The Sympathizer: A Novel (Pulitzer Prize for Fiction) By Viet Thanh Nguyen Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780802124944
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press - April 12th, 2016

Coyotes May 2021 Pick


The Master and Margarita By Mikhail Bulgakov, Mirra Ginsburg (Translator) Cover Image
By Mikhail Bulgakov, Mirra Ginsburg (Translator)
$15.00
ISBN: 9780802130112
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press - January 13th, 1994

April 2021 Coyotes Pick


The Shadow King: A Novel By Maaza Mengiste Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393358513
Availability: Not in Stock. Available to Order.
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 1st, 2020

March 2021 Coyotes Pick


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Signs Preceding the End of the World By Yuri Herrera, Lisa Dillman (Translator) Cover Image
By Yuri Herrera, Lisa Dillman (Translator)
$13.95
ISBN: 9781908276421
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: And Other Stories (P408) - March 1st, 2015

February 2021 Coyotes Pick


Moby Dick (Harper Perennial Deluxe Editions) By Herman Melville Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062085641
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - June 7th, 2011

January 2021 Coyotes Pick


Mr. Splitfoot By Samantha Hunt Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780544811812
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mariner Books - January 24th, 2017

November 2020 Coyotes Pick


The Memory Police: A Novel By Yoko Ogawa, Stephen Snyder (Translated by) Cover Image
By Yoko Ogawa, Stephen Snyder (Translated by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9781101911815
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - July 28th, 2020

October 2020 Coyotes Pick


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The Price of Salt, or Carol By Patricia Highsmith Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780393325997
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 17th, 2004

September 2020 Coyotes Pick


Amerika: The Missing Person: A New Translation, Based on the Restored Text (The Schocken Kafka Library) By Franz Kafka Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780805211610
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Schocken - August 16th, 2011

August 2020 Coyotes Pick


The Enlightenment of the Greengage Tree By Shokoofeh Azar Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781609455651
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Europa Editions - January 7th, 2020

July 2020 Coyotes Pick


Beloved (Vintage International) By Toni Morrison Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781400033416
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - June 8th, 2004

Coyotes June 2020


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The Lathe Of Heaven: A Novel By Ursula  K. Le Guin Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781416556961
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scribner - April 15th, 2008

May 2020 Coyotes Pick


The Overstory: A Novel By Richard Powers Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780393356687
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 2nd, 2019

April 2020 Coyotes Pick


Flights By Olga Tokarczuk, Jennifer Croft (Translated by) Cover Image
By Olga Tokarczuk, Jennifer Croft (Translated by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525534204
Availability: Not in Stock. Available to Order.
Published: Riverhead Books - August 13th, 2019

March 2020 Coyotes pick.


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Girl, Woman, Other: A Novel (Booker Prize Winner) By Bernardine Evaristo Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780802156983
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grove Press, Black Cat - November 5th, 2019

February 2020


The Last Samurai By Helen DeWitt Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780811225502
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: New Directions - May 31st, 2016

OUR FIRST BOOK FOR 2020!


Orlando: A Biography By Virginia Woolf Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780156701600
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mariner Books - October 24th, 1973

November 2019


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Giovanni's Room (Vintage International) By James Baldwin Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780345806567
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - September 12th, 2013

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Sula (Vintage International) By Toni Morrison Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781400033430
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - June 8th, 2004

Circus: or, Moira Orfei in Aigues-Mortes: A Novel By Wayne Koestenbaum, Rachel Kushner (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Wayne Koestenbaum, Rachel Kushner (Introduction by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781593764869
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Soft Skull - July 9th, 2019

The Flamethrowers: A Novel By Rachel Kushner Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781439142011
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scribner - January 14th, 2014

The House of Mirth By Edith Wharton, Cynthia Griffin Wolff (Introduction by), Cynthia Griffin Wolff (Notes by) Cover Image
By Edith Wharton, Cynthia Griffin Wolff (Introduction by), Cynthia Griffin Wolff (Notes by)
$12.00
ISBN: 9780140187298
Availability: Not in Stock. Available to Order.
Published: Penguin Classics - May 1st, 1993

The Book of Night Women By Marlon James Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781594484360
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - February 2nd, 2010

After the Winter By Guadalupe Nettel, Rosalind Harvey (Translator) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781566895255
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Coffee House Press - September 4th, 2018

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The Friend: A Novel By Sigrid Nunez Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780735219458
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - February 5th, 2019

March's pick!


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Milkman: A Novel By Anna Burns Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781644450000
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Graywolf Press - December 4th, 2018

February's pick!


The Line of Beauty: A Novel By Alan Hollinghurst Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9781582346106
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Bloomsbury USA - October 17th, 2005

January's pick!


Disoriental By Négar Djavadi, Tina Kover (Translator) Cover Image
By Négar Djavadi, Tina Kover (Translator)
$18.00
ISBN: 9781609454517
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Europa Editions - April 17th, 2018

November pick


We The Animals By Justin Torres Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780547844190
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mariner Books - September 11th, 2012

Coyotes book club pick for October 2018!


Pachinko (National Book Award Finalist) By Min Jin Lee Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781455563920
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grand Central Publishing - November 14th, 2017

Pachinko is the September pick. Meeting will take place on October 2, 2018 - 7:30 p.m.


Frankenstein in Baghdad: A Novel By Ahmed Saadawi Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143128793
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - January 23rd, 2018

August 2018.