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  In this sensual, intimate novel, prizewinning poet and bestselling author Elizabeth Rosner tells the engrossing and timely story of an artist and his model,...
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Elizabeth Rosner, a daughter of Holocaust survivors now living in Berkeley, explores the legacy of survivor guilt in her debut novel. Two adult siblings, Julian...
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                Twelve years ago, Miki Ai’Lee walked away from her traditional Chinese...
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In this stunning work of Chinese-American fiction, Pam Chun brings to life the story of Lau Ah Leong, the Money Dragon, the legendary founder of Honolulu’s...
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With Krishna's Eyes
Krishna has been in New York, making documentaries. But, following the death of her grandmother, the all-knowing Dadiji, Krishna returns to her home village in a...
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Single in the City
A witty and insightfulbook that is as much a guide for single women as it is a commentary on modern, urban society in present day India. The stories related here...
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Nani's Book of Suicides
Sammie, the cocaine-snorting international wanderer who moves from a small town childhood in India to Mexico, is linked inextricably to mythical women in a debut...
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SoMa is the nickname for San Francisco's gritty South of Market neighborhood. The novel tells the interwoven stories of twentysomethings on the prowl for thrills...
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[The] soft taboo against celebrities expressing political opinions leads me to speculate why the intellectual component of their lives has been deemed so unsuitable...
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Rent Girl
Publishers Weekly called Michelle Tea “a modern-day Beat, a kind of pop ambassador to the world of the tattooed, pierced, politicized, and sex-radical queer grrls...
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Final Resting Places
Tour the graveyards of Orange County, California. Photos help identify burial locations of luminaries such as President Richard Nixon, murder victim Nicole Brown...
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4-Headed Woman
  A poetry collection in 4 sections that explores the multiple conditons women have to juggle in a give day and throughout thier life time. Through plants and...
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Mending Horses
Daniel Linnehan is an indentured servant no more. He has his papers, his beloved horse, Ivy, and a new direction in life. But an Irish teenager, wearing fine...
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Mother of Rain
“Maizee Hurd was an easy target for hard times,” according to Burdy Luttrell, the town healer. Burdy is a Melungeon woman with striking features and mysterious ways...
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Appalachia 1940s tale of mystery, madness, mountains & Melungeons.  DISCUSSION QUESTIONS FOR BOOK CLUBS  1) Hitty: Her First Hundred years...
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Zabelle
As Zabelle's family assembles for her funeral in present-day Massachusetts, it becomes clear that her children hardly knew her. But as this alternatively comic...
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Dreams of Bread and Fire
A breathtaking novel that follows a young woman named Ani Silver through college, a long sojourn in Paris, and a string of romantic entanglements, all of which...
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All the Light There Was
All the Light There Was is the story of an Armenian family’s struggle to survive the Nazi occupation of Paris in the 1940s—a lyrical, finely wrought tale of...
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Web Analytics 2.0
Adeptly address today’s business challenges with this powerful new book from web analytics thought leader Avinash Kaushik. Web Analytics 2.0 presents a new...
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Untied
“I remember Sarah asking me, when I’d just begun therapy with her, what I looked for in a man.  After a few moments of silent, tense deliberation I had it....
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