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  • Unstrung

    Unstrung
    av Marc Ribot

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617759307

    Iconoclastic guitar player Marc Ribot offers up essays and stories in this darkly funny and subversive debut collection.Unstrung has all the honesty, original angles, beauty, and clangor found in Marc Ribot's playing. His compassionate writing about…

  • We Are The Clash

    We Are The Clash
    av Mark Andersen

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617752933

    "The Clash's final chapter, after guitarist Mick Jones' 1983 departure, has largely been forgotten--until this book, in which authors Mark Andersen and Ralph Heibutzki argue that the punk pioneers were still creating vital music to the very end." --…

  • Depeche Mode: Monument

    Depeche Mode: Monument
    av Dennis Burmeister

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617755934

    The affection that Depeche Mode command year after year from their ever-growing fan base is incredible. No other band possesses such a vital, self-organized fan culture. Along with an unprecedented collection of artifacts presented together for the…

  • An Unkindness Of Ghosts

    An Unkindness Of Ghosts
    av Rivers Solomon

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617755880

    A Best Book of 2017: The Guardian (SF and Fantasy), NPR Book Concierge, Publishers Weekly (SF/F), Library Journal (SF/F), Bustle (Fiction), Bookish (Best Book to Give), Barnes & Noble (SF and Fantasy/Alternate Universe Pick).2018 Locus Award Finalis…

  • You Have to Fucking Eat (Go the Fuck to Sleep #2)

    You Have to Fucking Eat (Go the Fuck to Sleep #2)
    av Adam Mansbach

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617753787

    A New York Times Best Seller One of BookRiot's Must-Read Books from Indie Presses for 2014 One of Flavorwire's 50 Best Independent Fiction and Poetry Books of 2014 You Have to F***ing Eat makes parents of picky eaters smile. --TODAY Parents Adam Man…

  • Addis Ababa Noir

    Addis Ababa Noir

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617758201

    Included in African Book Addict's 2020 New Releases PreviewAkashic Books continues its award-winning series of original noir anthologies, launched in 2004 with Brooklyn Noir. Each book comprises all new stories, each one set in a distinct neighborho…

  • Mr. Loverman

    Mr. Loverman

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781636140483

    A groundbreaking, hilarious novel about two elder gay Caribbean men coming to terms with being closeted in a changing world. Barrington Jedidiah Walker is seventy-four and leads a double life. Born and bred in Antigua, he's lived in Hackney, London…

  • Mr. Loverman

    Mr. Loverman
    av Bernardine Evaristo

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617752728

    Winner of the Ferro-Grumley Award for LGBT Fiction Evaristo's confident control of the language, her vibrant use of humor, rhythm and poetry, and the realistic mix of Caribbean patois with both street and the Queen's English...fix characters in the…

  • Tigerbelle

    Tigerbelle
    av Wyomia Tyus

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617756580

    "Tigerbelle offers a fresh perspective on the history of women's sports in the United States. From her one-of-a-kind accomplishments on the track to her contributions to equal pay and publicity for women through the Women's Sports Foundation, Wyomia…

  • Dogtown

    Dogtown
    av C R Stecyk

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617756993

    " Friedman's] knack for being in the right place at an extraordinary amount of right times, coupled with his ability to size up noteworthy characters and scenes, has secured his place as one of the most important and recognized photographers of yout…

  • Simon's Cat vs. the World

    Simon's Cat vs. the World

    0-3 år Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617751882

    Selected by Publishers Weekly as a Big Indie Book of Fall 2013 Cat lovers will adore this and will nod in recognition of real-life cat behavior; cartoon fans will delight in Tofield's graceful skill in capturing the slinkiness, stealth, and self-abs…

  • Hello Sunshine

    Hello Sunshine
    av Ryan Adams

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781933354958

    "Ryan Adams writes with equal parts precision and recklessness; the blood he draws from the text is easily as unnerving as its unapologetic tenderness. He is proof that poetry will find its writer."--Mary-Louise Parker, actress "Ryan Adams, one of A…

  • Infinity Blues

    Infinity Blues
    av Ryan Adams

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781933354743

    "Ryan Adams, one of America's most consistently interesting singer/songwriters, has written a passionate, arresting, and entertaining book of verse. Fans are going to love it, and newcomers will be pleased and startled by his intensity and originali…

  • Stockholm Noir

    Stockholm Noir

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617752971

    Named a Pick of the Week for the week of February 29th by Publishers Weekly Grouped under three headings, the 13 stories in this outstanding entry in Akashic's noir series capture the gloomy underside of Sweden's capital, portraying the hopelessness…

  • The Dewey Decimal System

    The Dewey Decimal System
    av Nathan Larson

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617750106

  • The Perfume Burned His Eyes

    The Perfume Burned His Eyes
    av Michael Imperioli

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617756207

    "An edgy coming-of-age romp set in New York City." --Parade"Screenwriter and Emmy-winning actor Imperioli's first novel is the atmospheric coming-of-age story of 17-year-old Matthew, whose mother moves them from Queens to a posh apartment in Manhatt…

  • The System Of Dante's Hell

    The System Of Dante's Hell
    av Amiri Baraka

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617753961

    "Much of the novel is an expression of the intellectual and moral lost motion of the age...the special agony of the American Negro."--"New York Times Book Review" "A fevered and impressionistic riff on the struggles of blacks in the urban North and…

  • Moscow Noir

    Moscow Noir

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781936070060

    The more you watch Moscow, the more it looks like a huge chameleon that keeps changing its face--and it isn't always pretty. Following Akashic Books' international success with London Noir, Delhi Noir, Paris Noir, and others, the Noir series explore…

  • Cape Cod Noir

    Cape Cod Noir

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781936070978

  • Dance Of Days: Updated Edition

    Dance Of Days: Updated Edition
    av Mark Andersen

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781933354996

  • South Of The Pumphouse

    South Of The Pumphouse
    av Les Claypool

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781933354064

    A dark, clever tale of two brothers, a fishing trip, drugs, and murder, this novel skillfully combines classic motifs of epic struggle and intelligent layers of imagery, reminiscent of The Old Man and the Sea, and the raw, tweaked perspective of a H…

  • Beirut Noir

    Beirut Noir

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617753442

    "Humaydan writes in her introduction to this haunting anthology that 'all of the stories are somehow framed by the Lebanese civil war, which lasted from approximately 1974 until 1990....' The crimes in this Akashic noir volume are often submerged in…

  • Face

    Face
    av Justine Bateman

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617759222

    Writer/director/producer Justine Bateman examines the aggressive ways that society reacts to the aging of women's faces."I can't think of anyone better than Justine Bateman to start the conversation about how we've devolved into a society that doesn…

  • Hong Kong Noir

    Hong Kong Noir
    av Jason Y. Ng

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617756726

    Akashic Books continues its award-winning series of original noir anthologies, launched in 2004 with Brooklyn Noir. Each book comprises all new stories, each one set in a distinct neighborhood or location within the respective city.Brand-new stories…

  • Creatures of Passage

    Creatures of Passage
    av Morowa Yejidé

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617758768

    With echoes of Toni Morrison's Beloved, Yejid 's novel explores a forgotten quadrant of Washington, DC, and the ghosts that haunt it.Yejid 's writing captures both real news and spiritual truths with the deftness and capacious imagination of her wri…

  • Spoke: Images And Stories From The 1980s Washington, Dc Punk Scene

    Spoke: Images And Stories From The 1980s Washington, Dc Punk Scene

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617755002

    "The pictures, which include some posed portraits but are mostly concert shots, are the chief attraction. They freeze moments of adolescent release, vein-bulging intensity and sweaty communion that fuses performer and audience...Vivid and evocative.…

  • Keep Your Eyes Open

    Keep Your Eyes Open
    av Glen E Friedman

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617757006

    "While most photographers were taking photos of Fugazi, Glen was making photos with us." --Ian MacKaye, Fugazi"Everyone knows the old saying, 'A picture's worth a 1,000 words.' It couldn't be more true with this pictorial retrospective of Fuzagi, on…

  • Lagos Noir

    Lagos Noir

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617755231

    Akashic Books continues its award-winning series of original noir anthologies, launched in 2004 with Brooklyn Noir. Each book comprises all new stories, each one set in a distinct location within the geographic area of the book. West Africa enters t…

  • The Freedom Artist

    The Freedom Artist
    av Ben Okri

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617757921

    An impassioned plea for freedom and justice, set in a world uncomfortably like our own, by the Booker Prize-winner Ben Okri.An NPR Best Book of 2020 Nominated for the 2021 Hurston/Wright Legacy Award in Fiction "With the stark power of myth, this po…

  • The Freedom Artist

    The Freedom Artist
    av Ben Okri

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617757914

    An impassioned plea for freedom and justice, set in a world uncomfortably like our own, by the Booker Prize-winner Ben Okri.An NPR Best Book of 2020 Nominated for the 2021 Hurston/Wright Legacy Award in Fiction "With the stark power of myth, this po…

  • Ziggy Marley And Family Cookbook

    Ziggy Marley And Family Cookbook
    av Ziggy Marley

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617754838

    " Ziggy's] first collection of recipes pays homage to the flavors of his youth and the food he loves to cook for his wife and five children." --People.com"Ziggy's cookbook is designed to nourish the body, mind, and soul." --Food & Wine"With a health…

  • The Luminous Heart Of Jonah S.

    The Luminous Heart Of Jonah S.
    av Gina B. Nahai

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617753206

    Included in the "Books That Buzzed at BEA" Roundup, the first word on titles and trends from Barbara Hoffert, Editor "Gina B. Nahai has written a brilliant, funny, poignant, and thrilling novel about an Iranian Jewish family's struggle to find its i…

  • The Darkest Hearts

    The Darkest Hearts
    av Nelson George

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617758096

    "Nelson George's The Darkest Hearts: A D Hunter Mystery stars a talent-manager protagonist encountering human trafficking, reactionary politics, and a dead body near the Canarsie Pier." --Library Journal, selected by Barbara Hoffert as a 2020 Title…

  • Necropolis

    Necropolis
    av Avtar Singh

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617753800

    "Someone is cutting off victims' fingers in New Delhi and vampires and lycans are suspects in this ambitious mix of detection and the supernatural from Singh." --Publishers Weekly "Sajan Dayal, a Delhi detective, pursues a serial (though nonlethal)…

  • Cutting Edge: New Stories of Mystery and Crime by Women Writers

    Cutting Edge: New Stories of Mystery and Crime by Women Writers

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617757617

    Livia Llewellyn's "One of These Nights" has won the Edgar Award for Best Short Story, presented by the Mystery Writers of America "Miss Martin" by Sheila Kohler has been selected for inclusion in The Best American Mystery Stories 2021"An eclectic an…

  • USA Noir

    USA Noir

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617751844

    "Hold the eggnog: What you need is a draft of 'edgy fatalism and sexy recklessness, ' of flashy crime, gallows humor, and 'desperate deals with a variety of devils, ' served up every year since 2004 by the editors of Akashic Books' brilliant noir an…

  • Barcelona Noir

    Barcelona Noir

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781936070954

    "One-of-a-kind Barcelona is as enchanting in real life as in literature, and the latest in the Akashic city noir series, Barcelona Noir, is a terrific entry point to sample its charms or to relive the adventure of traveling there ...] this collectio…

  • Paris Noir

    Paris Noir

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781933354637

  • The Names Of Rivers

    The Names Of Rivers
    av Danny Buckman

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781888451290

    A tightly crafted search for redemption within the shadows of a family's past. Set in a rustbelt town south of Chicago, this is the story of Bruno Konick, a troubled veteran of World War II, and his grandson Luke, a boy forever dreaming of heroism i…

  • Seattle Noir

    Seattle Noir
    av Curt Colbert

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781933354804

  • Ima and Coli Are the Tree That Was Never a Seed

    Ima and Coli Are the Tree That Was Never a Seed

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617759819

    The new winner of the Paz Prize for Poetry, granted by the National Poetry Series, is the author's impressionistic homage to his hometown of Colima, Mexico.Translated by Sean Manning.Ima and Coli Are the Tree That Was Never a Seed is Alejandro P rez…

  • Loving Donovan

    Loving Donovan
    av Bernice L. McFadden

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617753183

    One of "Library Journal"'s 25 Key Indie Fiction Titles for Fall 2014-Winter 2015 "A two-time Hurston/Wright Legacy Award finalist also twice honored by the Black Caucus of the American Library Association, McFadden presents a love story starring Cam…

  • Sydney Noir

    Sydney Noir
    av John Dale

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617755811

    Akashic Books continues its award-winning series of original noir anthologies, launched in 2004 with Brooklyn Noir. Each book comprises all new stories, each one set in a distinct neighborhood or location within the respective city.Brand-new stories…

  • Pittsburgh Noir

    Pittsburgh Noir

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781936070930

  • Boundaries

    Boundaries
    av Elizabeth Nunez

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617750335

  • Istanbul Noir

    Istanbul Noir

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781933354620

  • What I See: The Black Flag Photographs of Glen E. Friedman

    What I See: The Black Flag Photographs of Glen E. Friedman

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781636140360

    A stunning collection of the most iconic photographs ever taken of Black Flag, along with never-before-seen shots and a foreword by Chuck Dukowski. 256 jam-packed pages, over 300 photographs, and over 70% of the photos have never been seen.What I Se…

  • Accra Noir

    Accra Noir

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617758898

    Akashic Books continues its award-winning series of original noir anthologies, launched in 2004 with Brooklyn Noir. Each book comprises all new stories, each one set in a distinct neighborhood or location within the respective city.Brand-new stories…

  • Demons In The Spring

    Demons In The Spring
    av Joe Meno

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781936070091

    "Eclectic, funny, constantly surprising--these are the things a short story collection should be allowed to be, and Joe Meno's "Demons in the Spring" absolutely is . . . a rich, unforgettable stew of a book."--Dave EggersThe limited-edition hardcove…

  • Demons In The Spring

    Demons In The Spring
    av Joe Meno

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781933354477

    "Demons in the Spring" is a collection of twenty short stories by Joe Meno, author of the smash hits "The Boy Detective Fails" and "Hairstyles of the Damned, " with illustrations by twenty artists from the fine art, graphic art, and comic book world…

  • Long Story Short

    Long Story Short
    av Fish

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617757969

    "Mr. Fish's chameleon-like versatility makes him the Ween of cartooning. He and his band of accomplices jolt you from one literary world to the next, each illustration like a little puzzle testing your cultural literacy. A short-attention-span joyri…

  • Vancouver Noir

    Vancouver Noir

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781617756597

    From the Introducton by Sam Wiebe: You might wonder what shadows could exist in Vancouver, rain-spattered jewel of the Pacific Northwest. Nestled between the US border and the Coast Mountains, the city's postcard charms are familiar, even to those w…

  • The Reluctant King

    The Reluctant King

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781636140155

    The King family is on the political rise in New York City, but must weather the violent storm wrought by their darkest secrets."K'wan is exceptionally gifted at ratcheting up suspense . . . There's no denying the writer's talent for dark, gritty fic…