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The Second Coming of Mavala Shikongo: A Novel
When Mavala Shikongo deserted them, the teachers at the boys' school in Goas weren't surprised. How could they be? She was too beautiful, too powerful, and too...
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Peter Orner explores the impact of life's essential moments, those brief but far-reaching occasions that haunt his characters. The discovery of a crime, a...
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Falling Through the Earth
One of the New York Times Book Review's 10 Best Books of the Year From her charismatic father, Danielle Trussoni learned how to rock and roll, outrun the police,...
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Unaccompanied Women: Late-Life Adventures in Love, Sex, and Real Estate
“Before I turn 67, I would like to have a lot of sex with a man I like.” This inspired personal ad from Jane Juska drew tremendous response and swept the retired...
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A Pair of Blue Eyes by Thomas Hardy
The story of a beautiful young woman caught in a love triangle, which ends with tragic pathos.
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The Well-Beloved by Thomas Hardy
The delightful (and almost comic) story of an artist's 40-year quest for the incarnation of the ideal woman, which flits from woman to woman and remains forever...
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When I Was Elena is an extraordinary account of a young American woman's sojourn in the guerrilla-infested mountains of Guatemala. Shattering the concept of a...
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Bridging the Pacific: Searching for Cross-Cultural Understanding between the United States and China
A collection of essays that intertwine his personal experiences with the politics of China and the United States, his native culture and his adopted one.
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Sort Sensommer
It is the end of September in a Danish city. The young single mother, antropologist student Anna Kiehl, does not come home to her three-year old son after her usual...
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Seattle reporter Mimi Raynard is having a bad week. Her ex-husband is now her boss at the TV station and wants her head on a platter. When three prostitutes die of...
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Inspiration Speaks Volume 1
Inspiration Speaks is a perfect coalescence of the beautiful worlds of art and literature by the not-for-profit organization ArtPlatform.org. Step inside these...
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Persuasion, a new novel from Francine Saint Marie
BACK COVER BLURB: History and modern culture cosmically clash in this lighthearted tale of deception and breaking away where the fates of two remarkable young women...
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Dreaming in Darkness
Dreaming in Darkness is the contemplative collection of poetry from writer Jessica Kristie.  Share the passion and anguish, the acceptance and regret that...
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Alternately surreal, funny, ominous, and lyrical, Lou Beach’s 420 Characters offers an experience as dazzling as any in contemporary fiction. Revealing...
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The House
What would you do if you learned the person you were divorcing is dying? For Anna Manning the answer involves more than just taking care of her husband.The...
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The Rep
HorrorThriller - The lone survivor of a fatal freeway crash is pursued afterwards by a sinister, phantom figure
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Divine Justice
CFBI Agent and Pyro-Psychic Jasi McLellan battles a serious infection that threatens to claim her life. Slipping in and out of consciousness, she remembers the...
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Keith and Chrissie McGuire are determined to create a perfect life for themselves and their two children, having been brought up in care homes themselves....
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To My Polis With Love
Carmine Gorga is engaged in a complex program of interdisciplinary research that he likes to call Relationalism and in the application of his findings in his...
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