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A Day Late and a Dollar Short
Las Vegas, 1994. The Prices are introduced by Viola, the family’s matriarch: Her husband, Cecil, and their four adult kids, scattered across the country, seem...
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Disappearing Acts
He was tall, dark as bittersweet chocolate, and impossibly gorgeous, with a woman-melting smile. She was pretty and independent, petite and not too skinny, just his...
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The author of Waiting to Exhale checks in again with a fresh, exuberant novel. Stella Payne is a Superwoman who has everything—except a man to rock her world,...
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Breaking Ice: An Anthology of Contemporary African-American Fiction
A striking collection of works from authors both established and emerging, this is the first original anthology of African-American writing in more than a decade....
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Terry McMillan’s sixth novel, The Interruption of Everything, is every bit as enthralling and empowering as her earlier hits Waiting to Exhale and A Day Late and a...
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Executioner Song
Mailer’s Pulitzer Prize–winning work scrutinizes the life and death of Gary Gilmore, who murdered two innocent men in Provo, Utah, in 1976. Gilmore was the first...
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The Deer Park
Desert D’Or is the fashionable California resort where Hollywood’s glittering elite converge when they need a break from city of celluloid dreams. It is an...
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The Armies of the Night: History as a Novel, the Novel as History
Following his arrest during the October 1967 anti-Vietnam march at the Pentagon, Mailer wrote of the anger, hippies, bewildered MPs and draft-card burners.
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An American Dream
Few modern American novels have ignited more controversy and contention than this story of Stephen Richards Rojack, war hero and congressman turned professor and...
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Barbary Shore
Mike Lovett rents a room in a Brooklyn boarding house with the intention of writing a novel. Wounded during World War II, Lovett is an amnesiac, and much of his...
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Superhero Origins
Superhero origin stories show us how the character becomes both super as well as a hero, and ultimately highlight the character’s humanity, even those superheroes...
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Going Clear
A clear-sighted revelation, a deep penetration into the world of Scientology by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Looming Tower, the now-classic study...
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Dreaming of a Father's Love
Sara Brubaker was two years old when a German Baptist couple adopted her. She has become a beautiful woman, and works as a secretary for Alexander's. Now she's torn...
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A true adventure in Spain enriched with flavors of contemporary culture and spiced with legends from ancient times. In September 2001, the author and her husband...
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A cinematic foray from the 'ruin porn' of Detroit to the warming of a young woman's love life in Hawaii. Detroit has been in a economic death spiral for decades,...
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  Do you believe you are descended from the aristocracy, or even from royalty?  Or do you have a line of descent from a blue-blooded family, but want to...
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This deep book highlights the true meaning of sacrifice and love.  In the economic chaos of broken down Detroit, Celeste falls in love with Eddie, a wounded...
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Al Pennyback mystery series. Al is hired to investigate a suspicious death in a retirement community. His efforts are complicated by the fact that the deceased...
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Flying Out of Brooklyn
"An evocative, heartfelt rendering of the American home front in 1943, and the coming-of-age of a wife and husband at a time when young people unquestioningly...
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KRYMSIN NOCTURNES
Montgomery Quinn is a millenia-old member of a race of metahumans called Olympians, dedicated to unending war against a power-mad cabal of vampires and rogue...
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