stephanie kegan

Massive Book Giveaway

One book per person, US residents only, Refresh this page often and know books go fast. If you DON’T hear from me, you DID NOT win the book you want. Email me at roxane at with your name, address, and the title of the book you want. Email only. PLEASE FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS! YAY BOOKS! THE REFRESHING STRATEGY MAY NOT WORK BECAUSE I HAVE A LOT OF EMAILS SO JUST KNOW THAT IF I WRITE YOU BACK YOU GOT A BOOK. 

A Kindle Paperwhite (like, the device)
Adam Rapp Know Your Beholder
Alice Hoffman The Marriage of Opposites

Aline Ohanesian Orhan’s Inheritance
Amanda Panitch Damage Done
Amber Dawn Where the Words End and My Body Begins
Amelia Gray Gutshot

Amy Butcher Visiting Hours: A Memoir of Friendship and Murder
Andrew Roe The Miracle Girl
Andrew Pyper The Damned
Anna North The Life and Death of Sophie Stark
Anna Freeman The Fair Fight Copies: 2

Anna North The Life and Death of Sophie Stark
Asali Solomon Disgruntled Copies: 2
Blaine Harden The Great Leader and the Fighter Pilot
Blake Butler 300,000,000
Boots Riley Sorry to Bother You
Bryan Hurt (Editor) Watchlist (Stories)
Caleb Curtiss A Taxonomy of the Space Between Us
Camille DeAngelis Bones & All
Carmiel Banasky The Suicide of Claire Bishop

Caroline Criado-Perez Do It Like a Woman
Charles Finch The Last Enchantments
Charlotte Pence Many Small Fires
Cheryl Della Pietra Gonzo Girl
Chigozie Obioma The Fishermen Copies: 2
Christina McDowell After Perfect
Daisy Hernandez A Cup of Water Under My Bed
David Treuer Prudence
David Bainbridge Curvology
Denton Loving Crimes Against Birds
Donald Morrill Awaiting Your Impossibilities
Donald Morrill Impetuous Sleeper
Dorothea Lasky Rome
Edna O'Brien The Love Object Copies: 2
Elin Hilderbrand The Matchmaker
Elise Juska The Blessings
Elizabeth Collison Some Other Town
Ellen Urbani Landfall
Emily Nagoski Come As You Are

Emily M. Danforth The Miseducation of Cameron Post
Fatima Bhutto The Shadow of the Crescent Moon
Fatima Shaik What Went Missing and What Got Found
Frank Bruni Where You Go Is Not Who you’ll Be
George Hodgman Bettyville
Heather Demetrios Exquisite Captive
Heather Lende Find the Good: Unexpected Life Lessons from a Small-town Obituary Writer
Heather O'Neill Daydreams of Angels
Heidi Pitlor The Daylight Marriage
Heidi Julavits The Folded Clock

Ian Caldwell The Fifth Gospel
J. Ryan Stradal Kitchens of the Great Midwest
J.C. Hallman B & Me: A True Story of Literary Arousal
Jac Jemc A Different Bed Every Time
James Hannaham Delicious Foods
Jami Attenberg Saint Mazie Copies: 2
Jamie Kornegay Soil

Jane Caro Just a Queen
Jen Knox After the Gazebo
Jessica Knoll Luckiest Girl Alive Copies: 2
Jessica Neuwirth Equal Means Equal
Jessica Lamb-Shapiro Promise Land: My Journey Through America’s Self-help Culture

Jill Alexander Essbaum Hausfrau
Jim Grimsley How I Shed My Skin
John Vaillant The Jaguar’s Children
Jonathan Evison This Is Your Life, Harriet Chance!
Joyce Carol Oates The Sacrifice

Julia Elliott The New and Improved Romie Futch
Julie Iromuanya Mr. and Mrs. Doctor Copies: 2
Katha Pollitt PRO: Reclaiming Abortion Rights
Keija Parssinen The Unraveling of Mercy Louis Copies: 2
Kelly Link Get in Trouble

Kenny Porpora The Autumn Balloon
Kimberly Burge The Born Frees: Writing with the Girls of Gugulethu
Krista Bremer A Tender Struggle
Ladette Randolph Leaving the Pink House
Langston Hughes Selected Letters of Langston Hughes Edited by Arnold Rampersad and David Roessel
Lauren Holmes Barbara the Slut and Other People
Leigh Ann Henion Phenomenal
Lily Brooks-Dalton Motorcycles I’ve Loved Copies: 2
Lisa Grunwald and Stephen Adler The Marriage Book
M. Molly Backes The Princesses of Iowa
Madeline Ffitch Valparaiso, Round the Horn
Maggie Lehrman The Cost of All Things
Marisa Acocella Marchetto Ann Tenna
Meghan Daum Unspeakable
Melvin Konner Women After All: Sex, Evolution, and the End of Male Supremacy

Michael V. Smith My Body is Yours
Mona Eltahawy Headscarves and Hymens: Why the Middle East Needs a Sexual Revolution

Monica Byrne The Girl in the Road
Monica Dux Things I Didn’t Expect (when I was expecting)
Nancy Tucker The Time in Between
Naomi Jackson The Star Side of Bird Hill
Nicelle Davis In the Circus of You
Nick Hornby Funny Girl
Nicole Mary Kelby The Pink Suit
Nova Ren Suma The Walls Around Us

Paul Lynch The Black Snow
Peggy Shinner You Feel So Mortal
Peter Nichols The Rocks
Philip Metres Sand Opera
Quintan Ana Wikswo The Hope of Floating Has Carried Us This Far
Rachel Swaby Headstrong: 52 Women Who Changes Science – and the World
Rajia Hassib In the Language of Miracles
Rebecca Dinerstein The Sunlit Night
Reif Larsen I Am Radar
Richard Lange Sweet Nothing (Stories)
Robert Goolrick The Fall of Princes
Roland Merullo Dinner with Buddha
Ron Childress And West Is West
Ross Ritchell The Knife
Roxane Gay Urgent, Unheard Stories Copies: 11
Roxane Gay An Untamed State (UK Hardback) Copies: 3

Roxane Gay An Untames State (Paperback) Copies: 6
Roxane Gay Ayiti Copies: 5
Roxane Gay Bad Feminist Copies: 5
Sara Novic Girl at War

Sarah Gerard Binary Star Copies: 2
Sarah Hepola Blackout: Remember the Things I Drank to Forget
Sarah Jean Alexander Wild Lives
Scott Ellsworth The Secret Game
Scott Blackwood See How Small
Shane Hinton Pinkies
Shawn Syms Nothing Looks Familiar
Shirley Jackson Raising Demons Copies: 2
Shirley Jackson Life Among the Savages Copies: 2
Sonya Lea Wondering Who You Are
Sophie Jaff Love is Red
Stephanie Kegan Golden State
Stephen Hunter I, Ripper
Steve Toltz Quicksand
Steve Harvey Act Like a Success, Think Like a Success
Tara Murtha Ode to Billie Joe

Thomas Buergenthal A Lucky Child: A Memoir of Surviving Auschwitz as a Young Boy
Tiya Miles The Cherokee Rose
Toni Morrison God Help the Child

Wendy S. Walters Multiply Divide: On the American Real and Surreal
XTX Today I Am a Book Copies: 2
Zachary Lazar I Pity the Poor Immigrant

Rotten Fall Mega Book Giveaway

This fall is rotten. I have books to give away. Please follow these instructions if you would like a free book. 

Email me at roxane at roxanegay dot com with the title of the book you want (ONE per person),  your name (the name to which your mail is directed), and your mailing address. US RESIDENTS ONLY.

That’s it. Please don’t say, “Surprise me,” or “You choose,” because I would rather not. You must pick a book if you want one. No postage is needed. Refresh to see what is still available. I will try to keep up. It will likely be a few weeks before you receive your book. 

#Newsfail Jami Kilstein & Allison Kilkenny
18% Gray Zachary Karabashliev 
3 Sections Seshadri 
A Brief History of Seven Killings Marlon James 
A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing Eimear McBride 
A Sudden Light Garth Stein 
A Teaspoon of Earth and Sea Dina Nayeri 
Abide With Me Sabin Willett 
Above Us Only Sky Michele Young-Stone 
Against Football Steve Almond 
All My Puny Sorrows Toews 
American Whiskey Bar Michael Turner 
An African Affair Nina Darnton 
Ancient Oceans of Central Kentucky Nahm 
Antonia Lively Breaks the Silence Levinson 
Bettyville George Hodgman  
Between the Thorns Emma Newman 
Brewster Mark Slouka 
Brian Jones: The Making of the Rolling Stones Paul Trynka 
By the Night the Mountain Burns Juan Toma’s Avila Laurel 
City Beasts Mark Kurlansky 
Dark-Sky Society Hopper

Darling, You Cant Do Both Janet Kestin 
Demigods on Speedway Sheehan 
Down the Shore Stan Parish 
Duplex Kathryn Davis 
Elegy on Kinderklavier Arna Bontemps Hemenway 
Endangered Jean Love Cush 
Esperanza Street Niyati Keni 
Etta and Otto and Russell and James Emma Hooper 
Falcons on the Floor Justing Sirois 
Familiar J. Robert Lennon
Faulty Predictions Karin Lin-Greenberg 
Fin & Lady Cathleen Schine 
Friendswood Rene’ Steinke 
Frog Music Emma Donoghue 
Funny Girl Nick Hornby 
Further Joy John Brandon 
God’ll Cut You Down John Safran 
Golden State Stephanie Kegan 
Gone Feral Novella Carpenter 
Good Morning, MR Mandela Zelda la Grange 
Green Girl kate Zambreno 
Gretel and the Dark Eliza Granville 
Gun Dealer’s Daughter Apostol 
H is for Hawk Helen Macdonals 
Helen of 86th Street and other stories Wendi Kaufman 
Hiding in the Weave Bayer 
Hieroglyphs: Stories and Visions for a Better Future Ed Finn and Kathryn Cramer 
Hope Street, Jerusalem Irris Makler 
Hothouse Boris Kachka 
How to Build a Girl Caitlin Moran 
Hummingbirds Joshua Gaylord
I Am Radar Reif Larsen 
I Think Youre Totally Wrong: A Quarrel David Shields and Caleb Powell 
If I Fall, If I Die Michael Christie 
If You Knew Then What I know Now Ryan Van Meter 
In Case of Emergency Courtney Moreno 
In the Museum of Coming and Going Stott 
Into the Wild Jon Krakauer 
Invisible Hands Corinne Goria 
Lean In For Graduates Sheryl Sandberg 
Limber (Essays) Angela Pelster 
Love in Good Time Robson 
Luckiest Girl Alive Jessica Knoll 
Magic For Beginners Kelly Link 
Make it Ahead Ina Garten 
Maplecroft Cherie Priest 
Marine Park Mark Chiusano 
Mastery Robert Green 
Memory of Water Emmi Itaranta 
Migratory Animals Mary Helen Specht 
Moon Tide Dawn Clifton Tripp 
Motherlunge Kirsten Scott 
My Ideal Bookshelf Thessaly La Force 
Never Mind Miss Fox Olivia Glazebrook 
New York in the Fifties Dan Wakefield 
No One Else Can Have You Hale 
One for the Books Joe Queenan 
Panic in a Suitcase Yelena Akhtiorskaya 
Pictures of Houses with Water Damage Michael Hemmingson 
Possibilities Herbie Hancock w/ Lisa Dickey 
Powers of Two Joshua Wolf Shenk 
Prudence David Treuer 
Rainey Royal Dylan Landis 
Ready for a Brand New Beat Mark Kurlansky 
Reunion Hannah Pittard
Ripper Isabel Allende 
Searching for Zion Emily Raboteau 
Song of the Shank Jeffery Renard Allen 
Sparta Roxana Robinson 
Sweet Thunder Ivan Doig 
Sweetness #9 Stephan Eirik Clark 
Swimming to Ella Silvia Avallone 
Teacher Sylvia Ashton-Warner 
Tell Me Again How A Crush Should Feel Farizan 
The Actress Amy Sohn 
The Alphabet of Birds SJ Naude' 
The Best Teen Writing of 2013 The Alliance for Young Artists & Writers 
The Big Lie Tanya Selvaratnam 
The Birds of Pandemonium Raffin 
The Book of Life Deborah Harkness 
The Book of Unknown American Christina Henriquez 
The Coldest Night Robert Olmstead 
The Damned Andrew Pyper 
The Expeditioners and the Secret of King Triton’s Lair S.S. Taylor
The Free Willy Vlautin 
The Girl with All the Gifts M.R. Carey 
The Given World Marian Pala'a 
The Happiest People in the World Brock Clarke 
The High Divide Enger 
he Historian Elizabeth Kostova 
The History of Love Nicole Krauss 
The Home Pace Carrie La Seur 
The Invention of Exile Vanessa Manke 
The Knife Ross Ritchell 
The Magician’s Land Lev Grossman 
The Mathematicians Shiva Stuart Rokstaczer 
The Matiushin Case Oleg Pavlov 
The Movement of Stars Amy Brill 
The New Mind of the South Tracy Thompson 
The Office of Mercy Ariel Djanikian 
The Outcasts Kathleen Kent 
The Quantity Theory of Insanity Will Self 
The Rebellion of Miss Lucy Ann Lobdell Klaber 
The Remedy for Love Bill Roorbach 
The Republic of Imagination Azar Nafisi 
The Search Geoff Dyer 
The Serenity Murders Mehmet Murat Somer 
The Skeleton Road Val McDermid 
The Sympathizer Viet Thanh Nguyen 
The Tale of the Heike Royall Tyler 
The Third Son Julie Wu 
The Understory Pamela Erens 
The Undertaking Aurdrey Magee 
The Weight of a Human Heart Ryan O'Neill 
The World is a Carpet Anna Badken 
The Year my Mother Came Back Cohen 
This Cake is for the Party Sarah Selecky 
Tree Line Halebsky 
Truth in Advertising John Kenney 
Truth’s Ragged Edge Philip F Gura 
WASH Margaret Wrinkle 
We Are Not Ourselves Matthew Thomas 
We Are Pirates Daniel Handler 
What Strange Creatures Emily Arsenault 
Women’s Words Mona Ozouf 
Wool Hugh Howey 
You Animal Machine Sikelianos 
Your Face in Mine Jess Row
An Untamed State Roxane Gay (MP3 Audiobook)
Bad Feminist Roxane Gay