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New Arrivals!

My Princess Boy
My Princess Boy

My Princess Boy

$17.99

Dude!
Dude!

Dude!

$17.99

Black Futures
Black Futures

Black Futures

$40.00

Eyes That Kiss in the Corners
Eyes That Kiss in the Corners

Eyes That Kiss in the Corners

$17.99

Proust and the Squid: The Story and Science of the Reading Brain
Proust and the Squid: The Story and Science of the Reading Brain

Proust and the Squid: The Story and Science of the Reading Brain

$16.99

Shakespeare for Squirrels
Shakespeare for Squirrels

Shakespeare for Squirrels

$28.99

Belonging: A Culture of Place, 1st Ed.
Belonging: A Culture of Place, 1st Ed.

Belonging: A Culture of Place, 1st Ed.

$32.95

Musical Chairs
Musical Chairs

Musical Chairs

$27.00

Evvie Drake Starts Over
Evvie Drake Starts Over

Evvie Drake Starts Over

$17.00

Big Friendship: How We Keep Each Other Close
Big Friendship: How We Keep Each Other Close

Big Friendship: How We Keep Each Other Close

$26.00

On Beauty
On Beauty

On Beauty

$18.00

Brown Skin, White Minds: Filipino -/ American Postcolonial Psychology
Brown Skin, White Minds: Filipino -/ American Postcolonial Psychology
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Brown Skin, White Minds: Filipino -/ American Postcolonial Psychology

$29.99

Lost in the Fog
Lost in the Fog
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Lost in the Fog

$18.99

My Heart Underwater
My Heart Underwater

My Heart Underwater

$17.99

Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return
Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return

Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return

$15.95

Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood
Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood

Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood

$15.95

Where the Red Fern Grows
Where the Red Fern Grows

Where the Red Fern Grows

$8.99

Blood on the River: James Town, 1607
Blood on the River: James Town, 1607

Blood on the River: James Town, 1607

$7.99

Kanaka Oiwi Methodologies: Moolelo and Metaphor
Kanaka Oiwi Methodologies: Moolelo and Metaphor

Kanaka Oiwi Methodologies: Moolelo and Metaphor

$18.00

Entangled Life: How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds & Shape Our Futures
Entangled Life: How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds & Shape Our Futures
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Entangled Life: How Fungi Make Our Worlds, Change Our Minds & Shape Our Futures

$28.00

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Featured Collection: Black Lives Matter

100% of the revenue from your purchase of any of these books this summer will be donated to the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund.

This Is Your Time
This Is Your Time
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This Is Your Time

$15.99

Knock at Midnight: A Story of Hope, Justice, and Freedom, A
Knock at Midnight: A Story of Hope, Justice, and Freedom, A

Knock at Midnight: A Story of Hope, Justice, and Freedom, A

$28.00

Office of Historical Corrections: A Novella and Stories, The
Office of Historical Corrections: A Novella and Stories, The

Office of Historical Corrections: A Novella and Stories, The

$27.00

March (Trilogy Slipcase Set)
March (Trilogy Slipcase Set)
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March (Trilogy Slipcase Set)

$49.99

The Purpose of Power: How We Come Together When We Fall Apart
The Purpose of Power: How We Come Together When We Fall Apart
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The Purpose of Power: How We Come Together When We Fall Apart

$27.00

Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot (hc)
Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot (hc)
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Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot (hc)

$26.00

Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents
Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents
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Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents

$32.00

White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk about Racism
White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk about Racism
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White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk about Racism

$16.00

How to Be an Antiracist
How to Be an Antiracist

How to Be an Antiracist

$27.00

I Am Enough
I Am Enough
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I Am Enough

$18.99

The Fire Next Time
The Fire Next Time

The Fire Next Time

$13.95

So You Want to Talk about Race
So You Want to Talk about Race

So You Want to Talk about Race

$16.99

Between the World and Me
Between the World and Me
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Between the World and Me

$26.00

Antiracist Baby
Antiracist Baby
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Antiracist Baby

$8.99

Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks
Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks
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Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks

$17.99

New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, 10th Anniversary Ed., The (pb)
New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, 10th Anniversary Ed., The (pb)

New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, 10th Anniversary Ed., The (pb)

$18.99

A Good Kind of Trouble
A Good Kind of Trouble
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A Good Kind of Trouble

$16.99

Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America
Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America
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Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America

$19.99

Black Is the Body: Stories from My Grandmother's Time, My Mother's Time, and Mine
Black Is the Body: Stories from My Grandmother's Time, My Mother's Time, and Mine
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Black Is the Body: Stories from My Grandmother's Time, My Mother's Time, and Mine

$25.95

Black Women's History of the United States, A (hc)
Black Women's History of the United States, A (hc)

Black Women's History of the United States, A (hc)

$27.95

COVID-19 Store Policy Updates

We are currently open for browsing Tuesday - Saturday, 11:00a - 4:00p. Masks are required, and a maximum of 3 customers are permitted in the store at one time. For everyone's safety, we are encouraging online purchasing with store pickup or direct-to-home shipping. If you would like assistance finding a title or to purchase remotely, please contact us at orders@dashophnl.com, by filling out the contact form on this website, or calling the store during open hours. Mahalo for your cooperation, and please stay safe! 

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