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Moor's Last Sigh
The Moor evokes his family's often grotesque but compulsively moving fortunes and the lost world of possibilities embodied by India in this century. His is a tale...
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Salman Rushdie Interviews: A Sourcebook of His Ideas
Pradyumna S. Chauhan collects and annotates published and broadcast interviews with Salman Rushdie to deliver the author's comments about his art and harrowed life...
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Ground beneath Her Feet
In this remaking of the myth of Orpheus, Rushdie tells the story of Vina Apsara, a pop star, and Ormus Cama, an extraordinary songwriter and musician, who captivate...
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Fury
Fury is a work of explosive energy, at once a pitiless and pitch-black comedy, a profoundly disturbing inquiry into the darkest side of human nature, and a love...
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Conversations with Salman Rushdie
Acclaim, success, and controversy follow every one of Salman Rushdie’s writings. His novels and stories have won him awards and made him both famous in the literary...
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The Jaguar Smile: A Nicaraguan Journey
In this brilliantly focused and haunting portrait of the people, the politics, the land, and the poetry of Nicaragua, Salman Rushdie brings to the forefront the...
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Shame
In this brilliant novel, Salman Rushdie masterfully combines history, art, language, politics, and religion. Set in a country “not quite Pakistan,” the story...
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Maisie Dobbs
Hailed by NPR’s Fresh Air as part Testament of Youth, part Dorothy Sayers, and part Upstairs, Downstairs, this astonishing debut has already won fans from coast to...
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Birds of a Feather: A Maisie Dobbs Novel
Maisie Dobbs is back and this time she has been hired to find a wealthy grocery magnate’s daughter who has fled from home. What seems a simple case at first becomes...
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Pardonable Lies: A Maisie Dobbs Novel
In the third novel of this bestselling series, London investigator Maisie Dobbs faces grave danger as she returns to the site of her most painful World War I...
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Elegy
In a frightful world of dark magic and savage beauty, two sisters are about to discover that love is the most powerful weapon of all.  Don’t miss Elegy, the...
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I See You Made an Effort
Actress and humorist Annabelle Gurwitch returns with I See You Made an Effort, a book of essays so wickedly funny it may make you forget your last birthday. Not...
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A Family by Any Other Name
At no other time in history have lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered (LGBT) relationships and families been more visible or numerous. This anthology...
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China Photos and Reflections
Available for purchase at Smashwords for $1.99. China Photos and Reflections: A Grassroots Look at Chinese Culture and the Chinese People,    ...
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  Tattoos ... more than a fashion.  Tattoos have become a commonplace fashion statement finding their way onto celebrities, executives as well as soccer...
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Comfortably Numb
When the Emir of Manaar offers Blacklight a huge sum to play a New Year's Eve show in his capital city, he's immediately refused. There are good reasons: the band...
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We, Monsters
Mistress Rose is her dominatrix name, at home she is just a mom and a wife. In her past... she has no past. From sugar cookies and private schools in a Silicon...
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At no other time in history have lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered (LGBT) relationships and families been more visible or numerous. A Family by Any Other...
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The Serpent of Venice
Venice, a long time ago. Three prominent Venetians await their most loathsome and foul dinner guest, the erstwhile envoy from the Queen of Britain: the rascal-...
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Bamboo People
This coming-of-age story is narrated by two fourteen-year-old boys on opposing sides of the conflict between the Burmese government and the Karenni, one of the...
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