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Hallelujah! The Welcome Table: A Lifetime of Memories with Recipes
Readers familiar with Angelou's I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings will find what may be the secret ingredient of her success in this collection of tear- and laughter-...
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Mother: A Cradle to Hold Me
Poet, writer, performer, teacher, and director Maya Angelou was raised in Stamps, Arkansas, and then moved to San Francisco. In addition to her bestselling...
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Love And Other Impossible Pursuits
With wry candor and tender humor, acclaimed novelist Ayelet Waldman has crafted a strikingly beautiful novel for our time, tackling the absurdities of modern life...
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Why Do I Love These People
An exploration of the incredibly complicated feelings that we have for our families. In twenty mesmerizing true stories, the reader discovers what is essential and...
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In For Keeps: Women Tell the Truth About Their Bodies, Growing Older, and Acceptance twenty-seven gifted authors write personal essays about how body image has...
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Edited by Dana Bedford Hilmer   About the Anthology In Blindsided by a Diaper, some of today’s most popular writers dare to tell what it’s really like for...
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"There are chick lit writers, and then there are novelists like Mitchard who write about-and for-flesh-and-blood females who must cope with the vagaries of...
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Theory of Relativity
A Theory of Relativity, the most acclaimed of my novels, was inspired by "the blood relative case," a real custody case that took place in a city near...
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Edited by Pamela Kruger & Jill Smolowe About the Anthology Impressive for both its breadth and its quality, A Love Like No Other is a timely and heartwarming...
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Forgive the Moon
From Publishers WeeklyEvery year, Amanda Kincaid vacations on Long Island with her extended family. She's there again this year at the start of Maryanne Stahl's...
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My Mother Was An Upright Piano: Fictions by Tania Hershman
My Mother Was an Upright Piano: Fictions builds on the strengths of Tania Hershman's first collection of short stories The White Road and Other Stories, which was...
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On your mark Private, the world's most renowned investigation firm, has been commissioned to provide security for the 2012 Olympic Games in London. Its agents are...
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THE SEVENTH GATE, by Richard Zimler
By the author of the critically acclaimed international hits The Last Kabbalist of Lisbon and The Warsaw Anagrams, this novel proves Richard Zimler's mastery of the...
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66 Laps
I slipped off my clothes and dove into the pool. We are 96 percent liquid. There is nothing more sensuous than a good splash against naked skin: the initial rush of...
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They are here among us Far from home, gifted with special abilities, hunted for their powers. And they are desperate to find their other, the one who completes them...
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Hate your job? Ready to quit? Is your boss is a flaming jerk? Think you have a lawsuit? You are facing a crucial career moment. Mistakes will cost you dearly. Stand...
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When Robin Romm's The Mother Garden was published, The New York Times Book Review called her "a close-up magician," saying, "hers is the oldest kind [of magic] we...
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The Murano glassmakers of Venice are celebrated and revered. But now three are dead, killed for attempting to leave the city that both prized their work and kept...
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Dispirited
Cathy sees things that are invisible to everyone else. Her new stepbrother's bizarre behavior. A ghostly little boy. An abandoned house in the woods. But she doesn'...
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When wild boy Ro Curtlee was convicted of rape and murder, the fallout against those responsible for putting him behind bars-including detective Abe Glitsky-was...
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