Writers Institute

The Writer's Institute, UAlbany, and The Book House bring you The First Annual Book Festival.

Authors will be added as they are announced.

Please visit https://www.albanybookfestival.com for details and schedules.

Wicked Musical Tie-in Edition: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780060745905
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - March 2nd, 2004

Milk!: A 10,000-Year Food Fracas Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781632863829
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - May 8th, 2018

Belong: Find Your People, Create Community, and Live a More Connected Life Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781523502059
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - September 4th, 2018

Call Me American: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781524732196
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Published: Knopf - June 19th, 2018

RPI: Writers Institute welcomes Alice McDermott

Alice McDermott, winner of the National Book Award for the novel, Charming Billy (1998), is the author most recently of the novel, Someone (2013), the story of one woman’s “ordinary” life across the decades of the 20th century in an Irish-American enclave in Brooklyn, New York. Someone was named a “Best Book of the Year” by NPR, The New York Times, and the Washington Post.

Someone: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250055361
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Published: Picador - October 7th, 2014

RPI: Lydia Davis Reading and McKinney Writing Contest Award Ceremony

Lydia Davis, short story author and translator

Can't and Won't: Stories Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780374118587
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - April 8th, 2014

Two American Scenes (New Directions Poetry Pamphlets) Cover Image
$10.95
ISBN: 9780811220415
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Published: New Directions Publishing Corporation - March 26th, 2013

The Collected Stories of Lydia Davis Cover Image
$23.00
ISBN: 9780312655396
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Published: Picador - October 26th, 2010

Madame Bovary: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) Cover Image
By Gustave Flaubert, Lydia Davis (Translated by), Lydia Davis (Introduction by), Lydia Davis (Notes by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143106494
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Published: Penguin Classics - October 4th, 2011

Break It Down: Stories (FSG Classics) Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780374531447
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 16th, 2008

Varieties of Disturbance: Stories Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780374281731
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - May 15th, 2007

The End of the Story: A Novel Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780312423711
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Published: Picador - July 1st, 2004

Samuel Johnson Is Indignant: Stories Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780312420567
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Picador - September 1st, 2002

Almost No Memory: Stories Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780312420550
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Published: Picador - September 8th, 2001

Swann's Way: In Search of Lost Time, Volume 1 (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) Cover Image
By Marcel Proust, Lydia Davis (Translated by), Lydia Davis (Introduction by), Lydia Davis (Notes by), Christopher Prendergast (Editor)
$18.00
ISBN: 9780142437964
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Published: Penguin Classics - November 30th, 2004

Offsite: Carolyn Forché at the NYS Writers Institute

Carolyn Forché is one of those writers/speakers that you just don't want to miss!

Poetry of Witness: The Tradition in English, 1500-2001 Cover Image
By Carolyn Forche (Editor), Duncan Wu (Editor)
$29.95
ISBN: 9780393340426
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 27th, 2014

Offsite: NYS Writers Institute welcomes Chris Bohjalian, bestselling novelist

Chris Bohjalian
The Light in the Ruins Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780385534819
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Published: Doubleday Books - July 9th, 2013

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The Sandcastle Girls (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307743916
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Published: Vintage - April 16th, 2013

The Night Strangers: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307395009
Availability: Backordered
Published: Broadway Books - April 24th, 2012

The Night Strangers: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307395009
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Published: Broadway Books - April 24th, 2012

Secrets of Eden: A Novel Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780307394989
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Published: Broadway Books - February 1st, 2011

Skeletons at the Feast: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307394965
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Published: Broadway Books - February 10th, 2009

Before You Know Kindness (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781400031658
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Published: Vintage - August 9th, 2005

Offsite: Marilynne Robinson Reading and McKinney Award Ceremony

Biotech Auditorium (RPI)

Housekeeping: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780312424091
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Published: Picador - October 14th, 2004

Gilead: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780312424404
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Published: Picador - January 10th, 2006

The Death of Adam: Essays on Modern Thought Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780312425326
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Published: Picador - October 13th, 2005

Home: A Novel Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780312428549
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Published: Picador - September 1st, 2009

When I Was a Child I Read Books: Essays Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781250024053
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Published: Picador - January 29th, 2013

Writers Institute: George Saunders reading at the New York State Writers Institute

Tenth of December: Stories Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780812993806
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Published: Random House - January 8th, 2013

The Braindead Megaphone Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9781594482564
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 4th, 2007

The Brief and Frightening Reign of Phil Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781594481529
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 6th, 2005

Civilwarland in Bad Decline Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781573225793
Availability: OUT OF PRINT
Published: Riverhead Books - February 1st, 1997

In Persuasion Nation Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781594482427
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Published: Riverhead Books - March 6th, 2007

NYSTI: Anne Enright Reading and McKinney Award Ceremony at RPI

Anne Enright, award-winning Irish fiction writer, is the author most recently of the novel The Forgotten Waltz (2011), a story of desire, the

The Forgotten Waltz Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393342581
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 2nd, 2012

The Forgotten Waltz Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393072556
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 3rd, 2011

Making Babies: Stumbling Into Motherhood Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393078282
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 2nd, 2012

The Gathering Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802170392
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Published: Grove Press, Black Cat - September 10th, 2007

Yesterday's Weather Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780802144324
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Published: Grove Press - June 1st, 2009

What Are You Like? Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780802138897
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Published: Grove Press - April 8th, 2002

The Wig My Father Wore Cover Image
$13.00
ISBN: 9780802138323
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Published: Grove Press - September 6th, 2001

The Pleasure of Eliza Lynch Cover Image
$13.00
ISBN: 9780802141194
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Published: Grove/Atlantic - March 3rd, 2004

SUNY: Elijah Anderson, sociologist

Elijah Anderson's new book is an exploration of public space- libraries, work places, stores, etc. - where racial and ethnic tensions seem to disappear.

 

The Cosmopolitan Canopy: Race and Civility in Everyday Life Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780393071634
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 28th, 2011

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