Bookstore Staff Recommendations: Paperback Fiction

By City Lights Booksellers & Publishers

By City Lights Booksellers & Publishers

A listing of staff proclivities, recommended by present bookstore and publishing employees. Check back for new recommendations each month as we bring you the best of what we're reading or have read.

The Complete Gary Lutz

Gary Lutz

$19.95 $18.35

Recommended by Joel

Convenience Store Woman

Sayaka Murata

$15.00 $13.80

Recommended by Anna

Honey, I Killed the Cats

Dorota Maslowska

$15.95 $14.67

Recommended by Josiah

Jakarta

Rodrigo Márquez Tizano

$16.95 $15.59

Recommended by Josiah

The Land of Little Rain

Mary Austin

$16.00

Recommended by Emma

Memoirs of a Polar Bear

Yoko Tawada

$16.95 $15.59

Recommended by Anna

The Mongolian Conspiracy

Rafael Bernal

$14.95 $13.75

Recommended by Christopher P.

Motel Chronicles

Sam Shepard

$13.95 $12.83

Recommended by Don

My Year of Rest and Relaxation

Ottessa Moshfegh

$16.00 $14.72

Recommended by Anna

Paradise Rot

Jenny Hval

$16.95 $15.59

Recommended by Zoe

Seven Samurai Swept Away in a River

Jung Young Moon

$14.95 $13.75

Recommended by Josiah

The Teacher

Michal Ben-Naftali

$14.95 $13.75

Recommended by Christopher P.

Lost Children Archive

Valeria Luiselli

$16.95 $15.59

Recommended by Christopher P.

Severance

Ling Ma

$17.00 $15.64

Recommended by Anna

Only Americans Burn in Hell

Jarett Kobek

$16.95 $15.59

Recommended by Daven

Blood Sisters

Kim Yideum

$14.95 $13.75

Recommended by Anna

Salt Slow

Julia Armfield

$24.99 $22.49

Recommended by Anna

Inland

Téa Obreht

$27.00 $24.30

Recommended by Anna

Tears of the Trufflepig

Fernando A Flores

$16.00 $14.72

Recommended by Paul

Outline

Rachel Cusk

$17.00 $15.64

Recommended by Joel

America Is in the Heart

Carlos Bulosan

$18.00 $16.56

Recommended by Paul

America Is Not the Heart

Elaine Castillo

$17.00 $15.64

Recommended by Andy and Paul

Found Audio

N. J. Campbell

$15.99 $14.71

A Lucky Man: Stories

Jamel Brinkley

$16.00 $14.72

Oreo

Fran Ross

$14.95 $13.75

Counternarratives

John Keene

$16.95 $15.59

A Brief History of Seven Killings

Marlon James

$18.00 $16.56

Margery Kempe

Robert Gluck

$15.95 $14.67

Recommended by Ryan

Sing to It: Stories

Amy Hempel

$16.00 $14.72

Recommended by Ryan

Fiebre Tropical

Juli Delgado Lopera

$17.95 $16.51

Recommended by Ryan

Annotations

John Keene

$12.95 $11.91

Recommended by Ryan

Impossible Princess

Kevin Killian

$15.95 $14.67

Recommended by Ryan

I'm Open to Anything

William E Jones

$12.95 $11.91

Recommended by Ryan