Virtual Cinema

Country Bookshelf has teamed up with Magnolia Pictures to present Virtual Cinema featuring great literary documentaries. When you watch through our links, you get to experience powerful films, and Country Bookshelf receives 30% of the ticket price. Win-win!

Click the links below to find out about each film and buy tickets to watch in the comfort of your home. You can even send tickets as gifts and have a virtual watch party with family and friends. Tickets are good for a 3-day rental and range from $3.99 to $4.99. Happy watching!

I Am Not Your NegroToni Morrison: The Places I Am

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Raise Hell: The Life and Times of Molly Ivins

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I Am Not Your Negro: A Companion Edition to the Documentary Film Directed by Raoul Peck (Vintage International) Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780525434696
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Published: Vintage - February 7th, 2017

National Bestseller

Nominated for the Academy Award for Best Documentary


The Fire Next Time (Vintage International) Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9780679744726
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - December 1st, 1992

A national bestseller when it first appeared in 1963, The Fire Next Time galvanized the nation and gave passionate voice to the emerging civil rights movement. At once a powerful evocation of James Baldwin's early life in Harlem and a disturbing examination of the consequences of racial injustice, the book is an intensely personal and provocative document.


Molly Ivins: A Rebel Life Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781586489052
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Published: PublicAffairs - November 9th, 2010

She was a wealthy debutante groomed for a gilded life in moneyed Houston, but Molly Ivins reinvented herself as one of the most provocative, courageous, and influential journalists in American history.


The Source of Self-Regard: Selected Essays, Speeches, and Meditations (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780525562795
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Published: Vintage - January 14th, 2020

Here is Toni Morrison in her own words: a rich gathering of her most important essays and speeches, spanning four decades. These pages give us her searing prayer for the dead of 9/11, her Nobel lecture on the power of language, her searching meditation on Martin Luther King Jr., her heart-wrenching eulogy for James Baldwin.


Beloved (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781400033416
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Published: Vintage - June 8th, 2004

New York Times Bestseller

Staring unflinchingly into the abyss of slavery, this spellbinding novel transforms history into a story as powerful as Exodus and as intimate as a lullaby.


Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780679785897
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Published: Vintage - May 12th, 1998

This cult classic of gonzo journalism is the best chronicle of drug-soaked, addle-brained, rollicking good times ever committed to the printed page.  It is also the tale of a long weekend road trip that has gone down in the annals of American pop culture as one of the strangest journeys ever undertaken.


Hunter S. Thompson Gonzo Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781623260767
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Published: Ammo Books - November 15th, 2015

"Gonzo" presents a rare look into the life of Thompson, whose groundbreaking style of "gonzo" journalism made him one of the greatest writers of his generation. For the first time, his photographs and archives have been collected into a visual biography worthy of his literary legacy.