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The Opposite of Fate: Memories of a Writing Life
by Amy Tan
Novelist Amy Tan (The Joy Luck Club, The Kitchen God's Wife) presents a nonfiction work sharing her personal philosophy of fate; she also writes about her life and...
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The Kitchen God's Wife
by Amy Tan
With the same narrative skills and evocative powers that made her first novel, The Joy Luck Club, a national bestseller, Tan now tells the story of Winnie Louie, an...
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The Best American Short Stories 1999
by Amy Tan
In choosing this year’s best American short stories, guest editor Amy Tan found herself drawn to fiction that satisfied her appetite for the magic and mystery she...
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Barn Blind
The verdant pastures of a farm in Illinois have the placid charm of a landscape painting. But the horses that graze there have become the obsession of a woman who...
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Moo
Moo
Nestled in the heart of the Midwest, amid cow pastures and waving fields of grain, lies Moo University, a distinguished institution devoted to the art and science...
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The Greenlanders
Jane Smiley, the Pultizer Prize-winning author of A Thousand Acres, gives us a magnificent novel of fourteenth century Greenland. Rich with fascinating detail about...
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s of Lidie Newton
Jane Smiley, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of A Thousand Acres, returns with a novel that explores one of the crucial moments in American history and culture,...
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A Year at the Races: Reflections on Horses, Humans, Love, Money, and Luck
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of A Thousand Acres gallops into territory she first explored in her acclaimed best-selling novel Horse Heaven (“Deeply satisfying...
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Never Mind the Pollacks: A Rock and Roll Novel
The most important document in the history of rock ‘n’ roll since the liner notes to Killroy Was Here. (This paperback includes a new P.S. section with author...
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Snare
The Hillerman Sky Award Finalist - Best Mystery that captures the landscape of the Southwest. Finalist for the 2012 NM-AZ Book Award in the Mystery / Suspense...
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The Rock and Roll Book of the Dead
"Once you're dead, you're made for life." –Jimi Hendrix Hendrix. Janis. Morrison. Elvis. Lennon. Cobain. Garcia. Their reckless brilliance held the key to their...
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Cooking with an Asian Accent
In Cooking with an Asian Accent, award-winning author Ying Compestine, a nationally renowned authority on Asian culture and cuisine, reveals how to make delicious...
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Twilight is not Good for Maidens
Corporal Holly Martin's small RCMP detachment on Vancouver Island is rocked by a midnight attack on a woman camping alone at picturesque French Beach. Then Holly's...
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Contingency Plan
When Sandra Sinclair, recently widowed and the mother of twelve-year-old Jane, meets wealthy lawyer Joe Gillette, he wins her over with his kind and conscientious...
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   Bored and restless, Jasper thinks he will never escape the sleepy, desert town of Benton. Little does he know, his life is about to become more...
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His Day is Done
He was a son of Africa who became father to a nation and, for billions of people around the world, a beacon of hope, courage, and perseverance in the face of...
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Gee Whiz
Book Five of The Horses of Oak Valley Ranch series. Gee Whiz is a striking horse, and only part of that is because of his size. He is tall, but also graceful, yet...
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Back From the Dead
Also available for Kindle HERE. *** What if Mary Shelley's, FRANKENSTEIN, was really a true story? BACK FROM THE DEAD: the true sequel to Frankenstein is an...
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Claiming Lives
Also available for Kindle here. Adapted from Stuart Land's award-winning screenplay of the same name, CLAIMING LIVES, is a crime thriller about San Francisco...
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