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Outside the Ordinary World
Aug.08.2010
Sylvia Sandon always swore she wouldn't become her mother. But one August morning she finds herself walking the same path as the fervently religious yet faithless Elaine...into an affair she feels powerless to resist. Against the backdrop of California brush fires in the 1970s, twelve-year-old...
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Jul.24.2010
Terry McMillan's Waiting to Exhale was more than just a bestselling novel-its publication was a watershed moment in literary history. McMillan's sassy and vibrant story about four African American women struggling to find love and their place in the world touched a cultural nerve, inspired a...
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Jun.04.2010
Julie Orringer's astonishing first novel — eagerly awaited since the publication of her heralded best-selling short-story collection, How to Breathe Underwater ("Fiercely beautiful." The New York Times) — is a grand love story and an epic tale of three brothers whose lives are torn apart by war...
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Mar.03.2010
Glam Metal is back for a Reunion tour!!  Samantha Wentworth, beautiful and sophisticated owns her own very successful gallery in LA. She has a beautiful but feisty daughter and her life seems almost perfect to the observer.  But Samantha is still in love with her ex fiancé and father of her child...
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Feb.09.2010
Four Siblings are born with a gift. From Birth Hope, Amber, Jeremiah and Robert Townsend have been able to walk in shadows. Becoming as shadows they walk unknown, discovering secrets that are never spoken. The hands of time are turn backwards and two antique family diaries carries the key to solve...
Devil's Bridge
Jan.06.2010
Two friends, Myra and Topher, deal with their twisting lives. Her husband beats her, his lover ignores him, and their friendship must bend with changes of its own. Dealing with their own problems, Myra's increasingly violent husband and Topher's unrequited love for his partner Alex, they don't...
Year of the Smoke Girl
Oct.26.2009
From Booklist Lawyer or slacker? Caucasian or Chinese? Lesbian or heterosexual? Growing up the daughter of a half-Chinese woman who recently died and an American man who opens up to no one, in a household filled with secrets, silence, and obedience, Khatia struggles with identity questions....
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Oct.15.2009
The Almanac Branch confirms Bradford Morrow's gifts as one of our most original writers. Recreating the Gothic story with new twists, Morrow tells the tale of Grace Brush, a woman suffering from hallucinatory migraines, who comes to terms with herself while facing the controlling men of her family...
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Oct.15.2009
Unravelling the events of three bizarre days in November, Come Sunday chronicles the kidnapping of a Honduran Indian who is purported to be the 465-years-old Spanish conquistador Cristobal de Olid, and whisks us across decades and centuries, over a seemingly inevitable repetition in miniature of...
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Sep.29.2009
  It's a simple plan - force the withdrawal of US troops from Iraq by shutting down key US ports. No need for weapons of mass destruction, ordinary explosives easily obtained would do the job.      The complex part is for Coast Guard Lieutenant Mark Fletcher to stop it from happening. Faced with...