Archive | July, 2016

Phone number out

22 Jul

Bindlestiff Books is open as usual. Unfortunately, our telephone number has been temporarily disconnected as a result of a dispute between our former and current service providers. We hope to have our phone number (215.662.5780) restored Tuesday. In the meantime, you should not leave voice mail on, or call, that number because we do not have access to it and will not be able to retrieve messages once service is restored.

Through Tuesday, the store can be called at 215.386.1750

We will be open Noon – 7 daily, except on Sunday, when we are open Noon – 5 pm

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Bestselling Titles at Bindlestiff

14 Jul

Our best-selling titles for the last month, in descending order of sales:

Betty Medsger, The Burglary: The Discovery of J. Edgar Hoover’s Secret FBI 

Te-Nehisi Coates, Between the World and Me

Sy Montgomery, The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration Into the Wonder of Consciousness

Chimamanda Adichie, Americanah (novel)

Christopher Emdin, For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood: Reality Pedagogy and Urban Education

Matthew Desmond, Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City

Shaun Tan, The Arrival (graphic novel)

Adreienne Maree Brown & Walidah Imarisha, editors, Octavia’s Brood: Science Fiction Stories from Social Justice Movements

Nicolas Lampert, A People’s Art History of the United States: 250 Years of Activist Art and Artists Working in Social Justice Movements

Viet Thanh Nguyen, The Sympathizer (a novel)

Il Sung Na, A Book of Sleep (board book)

Helen Oyeyemi, What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours (stories)

Peggy Orenstein, Girls and Sex: Navigating the Complicated New Landscape

Marguerite Abouet, Aya: Life in Yop City (graphic novel)

Paulo Freire, Pedagogy of Freedom: Ethics, Democracy, and Civic Courage

Mark Danielewski, House of Leaves: The Remastered Full-Color Edition

Randall Munroe, What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions

Elena Ferrante, The Story of a New Name (novel)