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After Auschwitz: A Love Story
"When we're young we tend to think of memory as something belonging to us. There are good memories and bad ones, but aside from forgetting names occasionally, it...
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The Year She Disappeared
Nan and her four-year-old granddaughter Jane are taking their first airplane trip together, flying from Seattle to the East Coast.  But this is no ordinary...
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In the alternating voices of Judith Hutchins and her daughter Lil, Bitter Lake tells a story of abandonment, of a wife and daughter's sturggle in the face of...
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Uganda Be Kidding Me
Wherever Chelsea Handler travels, one thing is certain: she always ends up in the land of the ridiculous. Now, in this uproarious collection, she sneaks her sharp...
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Da Capo Best Music Writing 2005: The Year's Finest Writing on Rock, Hip-hop, Jazz, Pop, Country & More
Da Capo Best Music Writing has become one of the most eagerly awaited annuals of them all. Celebrating the year in music writing by gathering a rich array of...
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Eat What You Kill
Evan Stoess is a struggling young Wall Street analyst obsessed with fortune and fame. A trailer park kid who attended an exclusive prep school through a lucky...
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Ghost Songs by Andrew Demcak
It’s not easy being Todd Williams, a fourteen-and-a-half-year-old gay musical prodigy. The bullies, Bob and Ari, at his fancy private school make his life a living...
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CAROUSEL
CAROUSEL is an enticing collection of essays and elegant rants written by an experienced word dancer, who speaks to her audience with intelligence and wit. ...
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  The rain-drenched moors near shamanistic therapist Sabbie Dare's home have become the scene of a chilling crime. When Detective Sergeant Reynard Buckley...
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  The rain-drenched moors near shamanistic therapist Sabbie Dare's home have become the scene of a chilling crime. When Detective Sergeant Reynard Buckley...
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All You Bastards Can Go Jump Off a Bridge! is a 224-page collection of short comics by J Marc Schmidt. Many of the comics were originally published on J Marc's...
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Boy, Snow, Bird
In the winter of 1953, Boy Novak arrives by chance in a small town in Massachusetts, looking, she believes, for beauty—the opposite of the life she’s left behind...
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Dreamer
Jennie Height's dreaming is so akin to her waking reality that she makes no effort to distinguish between the two. Her life is often stranger than her dreams in any...
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The Best Punctuation Book, Period
This all-in-one reference is a quick and easy way for book, magazine, online, academic, and business writers to look up sticky punctuation questions for all styles...
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Sex and the City
The Sex and the City columnist for the New York Observer documents the social scene of modern-day Manhattan. The reader gets an introduction to “Modelizers,” the...
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The Confessions of Max Tivoli
“We are each the love of someone’s life.” So begins The Confessions of Max Tivoli, a heartbreaking love story with a narrator like no other. At his birth, Max’s...
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SchoolGirls: Young Women, Self-Esteem, and the Confidence Gap
The classic account of the hurdles facing adolescent girls in America—now reissued with a new foreword, to coincide with the award-winning author’s new book on...
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The Samurai's Garden: A Novel
The daughter of a Chinese mother and a Japanese father, Tsukiyama uses the Japanese invasion of China during the late 1930s as a somber backdrop for her unusual...
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The Hellbound Heart
Frank Cotton’s insatiable appetite for the dark pleasures of pain led him to the puzzle of Lemarchand’s box, and from there, to a death only a sick-minded soul...
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