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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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Wild Dreams of a New Beginning
Wild Dreams of a New Beginning brings together two acclaimed poetry volumes by Lawrence Ferlinghetti, one of our “ageless radicals and true bards” (Booklist). Who...
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Poetry as Insurgent Art
From the groundbreaking (and betselling) A Coney Island of the Mind in 1958 to the “personal epic” of Americus, Book I in 2003, Lawrence Ferlinghetti has, in more...
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Phenomenal Woman: Four Poems Celebrating Women
Maya Angelou, the bestselling author of Wouldn’t Take Nothing for My Journey Now and other lavishly praised works, is considered one of America’s finest poets. Here...
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The Night in Question
One of the sinuous and subtly crafted stories in Tobias Wolff’s collection, begins with a man biting a dog. The fact that Wolff is reversing familiar expectations...
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Wolff electrified critics with his scarifying 1989 memoir, which many deemed as notable for its artful structure and finely wrought prose as for the events it...
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The critically acclaimed adventures of an ex-Goth, ex-straight-girl, ex-lesbian, ex-Catholic schoolgirl on the road in 1990s America.
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In the Garden of the North American Martyrs
Among the characters you’ll find in this collection of twelve stories by Tobias Wolff are a teenage boy who tells morbid lies about his home life, a timid professor...
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The Barracks Thief and Other Selected Stories
The Barracks Thief is the story of three young paratroopers waiting to be shipped out to Vietnam. Brought together one sweltering afternoon to stand guard over an...
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Thoreau's Laundry
"Reading Thoreau's Laundry is like taking many journeys with the best possible traveling companion, one who makes the world more vivid, more resonant, more...
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League of Denial
“PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL PLAYERS DO NOT SUSTAIN FREQUENT REPETITIVE BLOWS TO THE BRAIN ON A REGULAR BASIS.” So concluded the National Football League in a December...
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The Hollows
Welcome to the world of Amanda Hocking's bestselling novel Hollowland, as never seen before! It's Day One as a new pandemic sweeps the globe, and all over the...
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Hollowland
Hollowland - the first book in the young adult dystopian series The Hollows... "This is the way the world ends - not with a bang or a whimper, but with zombies...
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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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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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Lunch with Fellini, Dinner with Fidel
How did it happen that a middle-class Jewish-American teenager found herself living among the French in post-war Paris? The answer to that question also explains...
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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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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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