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The Roy Stories
For forty years—a Biblical time span—The Roy Stories has been the one continuous unbroken line in the otherwise kaleidoscopic career of one of America’s greatest...
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The End of Eve
At age 39, Ariel Gore has everything she’s always wanted: a successful writing career, a long-term partnership, a beautiful if tiny home, a daughter in college...
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Thirteen short stories of terror, mayhem, and destruction which offer something highly unique in a genre that demands certain characters be only heroes or victims...
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What would you do to make a buck? They are the objects of desire—dancing on the bar or on boxes at circuit parties, performing for either the video camera or...
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Dangerous Connections
The Blackthorne, Inc. covert ops team is back with another action-adventure romantic suspense from Terry Odell. This time, it’s Computer Nerd meets Cartel Lord....
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Happiness
WINNER OF THE IOWA SHORT FICTION AWARD In Ann Harleman's remarkable debut collection, men and women of extraordinary passions look for and sometimes find the...
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Taut free verse tells the little-known story of the first contraband camp of the Civil War—seen by some historians as the "beginning of the end of slavery in...
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  HER FAMILIARS is Jane Satterfield's third book of poetry. This collection winds its way through civilization, history, and popular culture like a newly...
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Ladders to Heaven
Rachel Willen’s LADDERS TO HEAVEN is THE CHOSEN for a new generation— Potok’s 1940’s Brooklyn giving way to her gritty 1990’s Crown Heights. Five compelling...
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The Covert Messiah
Sitting in meditation, J R Lankford—globe-trotting electrical engineer turned novelist, admittedby MENSA and TOPS—entered an altered state of consciousness and...
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Boyle has a wonderful eye for the comedy of imposture when the self-deceived themselves practice deception. His ninth novel, which centers on the travails of a...
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Last Song Dusk
When the astonishingly lovely Anuradha moves to Bombay to marry Vardhmaan, a charming young doctor, their life together has all the makings of a fairy tale. But...
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The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts
The Woman Warrior is a pungent, bitter, but beautifully written memoir of growing up Chinese American in Stockton, California. Maxine Hong Kingston (China Men)...
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Veterans of War, Veterans of Peace
This poignant collection, compiled from Kingston’s healing workshops, contains the distilled wisdom of survivors of five wars, including combatants, war widows,...
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The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11
A sweeping narrative history of the events leading to 9/11, The Looming Tower is a groundbreaking look at the people and ideas, the terrorist plans and the Western...
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God's Favorite: A Novel
In this fascinating work of historical fiction, award-winning author Lawrence Wright captures all the gripping drama and black humor of Panama during the final,...
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The Girls' Guide to Hunting and Fishing
After following the advice from a manual called How to Meet and Marry Mr Right, Jane learns that in love there is neither pattern nor promise, and never rules. This...
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The Wonder Spot
Fans of the megasuccessful Girl’s Guide to Hunting and Fishing, rejoice. Bank is back with an equally entertaining first novel, starring Sophie Applebaum, a...
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Coffee Will Make You Black
From newcomer Sinclair, the coming-of-age story of a black girl in 1960s Chicago. Jean “Stevie” Stevenson is a child of the working poor. Her father is a hospital...
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I Left My Back Door Open
“I am not young, or thin, or white, or beautiful,” says the narrator of Sinclair’s worldly-wise and entertaining new novel. Gun-shy after several catastrophic...
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