New from Baobab Press

The Gunman and the Carnival: Stories

Timely and introspective, Catherine Gammon's The Gunman and the Carnival is the meeting of contemporary voices and visions that offer not relatability, but an intimate encounter open to strangeness and its embrace.

New This Month

Here are some of the exciting new titles you'll find on our shelves this month.


Clear by Carys Davie

A Chance to Harmonize: How FDR's Hidden Music Unit Sought to Save America from the Great Depression-- One Song at a Time by Sheryl Kaskowitz

A View from the Stars by Cixin Liu

Table for Two: Fictions by Amor Towles

I Cheerfully Refuse by Leif Enger

The Letters of Emily Dickinson Edited by Cristanne Miller and Domhnall Mitchell

Never Leave the Dogs Behind: A Memoir by Brianna Madia

Monthly Highlights

National Poetry Month

Celebrate National Poetry Month with the following titles.

A Child’s Garden of Verses by Robert Lewis Stevenson illustrated by Tasha Tudor

A Light in the Attic Special Edition with 12 Extra Poems by Shel Silverstein

Everything Comes Next: Collected & New Poems by Naomi Shihab Nye

Something, Someday by Amanda Gorman

The Illustrated Emily Dickinson: 25 Essential Poems Edited by Ryan G. Van Cleave

The Illustrated Robert Frost: 25 Essential Poems Edited by Ryan G. Van Cleave

New Music Releases


Here are some of the albums we're looking forward to this month.

Pearl Jam-Dark Matter

Maggie Rogers-Don't Forget Me

Vampire Weekend-Only God Was Above Us

Khruangbin-A La Sala


The Black Keys- Ohio Players

Shabaka-Perceive Its Beauty,Acknowledge Its Grace

Mark Knopfler-One Deep River

St Vincent-All Born Screaming

Iron & Wine-Light Verse