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Wish list

Consider donating

If you are coming from the US and can carry books down for us, please contact David Myler at oaxmyler@gmail.com. We need one month's notice to allow for shipping items to you. Donations are always appreciated!

Wish list angels

  • Marilyn Fischman

  • Bill Culmer

  • David & Mila Raphael

  • Lissa Waite

  • Gail Ament

  • Liz Renn

  • Carolina & Stuart Carter

  • Jo Ann Wexler & Robert Adler

  • Stephen A. Kowalewski & Jacki Saindon

  • Verna Mumby & Jennifer Strong

  • Fay Henderson Diaz

  • Dan Walsh

  • Kathleen "Kay" Burch

  • Enaj & Phil Schlak

  • Karen & Stuart Carter

Special request

The Book Committee of the Library is especially interested in adding graphic novels and manga to the Young Adult collection. Any contributions from these genres would be greatly appreciated. 

Non-fiction

  • Bad Gays: A Homosexual History - Huw Lemmey & Ben Miller

  • The Devil's Half Acre: The Untold Story of How One Woman Liberated the South's Most Notorious Slave Jail - Kristen Green

  • We Don't Know Ourselves: A Personal History of Modern Ireland - Fintan O'Toole

  • A Place of My Own: The Architecture of Daydreams - Michael Pollan

  • Slavery's Capitalism: A New History of American Economic Development - Sven Beckert & Seth Rockman

  • Living, Learning & Languaging Across Borders! - Tatyana Klein, photographs by Tim Porter

  • Peril - Bob Woodward & Robert Costa

  • The Great Dissenter: The Story of John Marshall Harlan, America's Judicial Hero - Peter S. Canellos

  • Going All City: Struggle and Survival in LA's Graffiti Subculture - Stefano Bloch

  • Socialist Manifesto: the Case for Radical Politics in an Era of Extreme Inequality - Bhaskar Sunkara

  • Break 'Em Up: Recovering Out Freedom from Big Ag, Big Tech and Big Money - Zephyr Teachout

  • Grounded: A Senator's Lessons on Winning Back Rural America - Jon Tester

  • New World of Indigenous Resistance - Noam Chomsky, et al

  • The Precipice: Neoliberalism, the Pandemic and the Urgent Need for Social Change - Noam Chomsky & C.J. Polychroni

  • Migration from the Mexican Mixteca: A Transnational Community in Oaxaca and California - Wayne A. Cornelius

Poetry

  • The Burying Beetle - Ada Limón

Fiction

  • Paradise - Abdulrazak Gurnah

  • Afterlives - Abdulrazak Gurnah

  • Miss Benson's Beetle: A Novel - Rachel Joyce

  • Trouble Sleep - Jean-Paul Sartre

  • Rabbit Foot Bill: A Novel - Helen Humphreys

  • American War - Omar El Akkad

  • What Strange Paradise - Omar El Akkad

Mystery

  • Any of the English-language mysteries of Claudia Piñeiro

  • On the Other Hand, Death - Richard Stevenson (or any other of his English-language mysteries)

  • Give Unto Others (Commissario Brunetti Book 31) - Donna Leon