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Lying Low
A National Book Award finalist, this novel relates the events of four crucial days in the lives of four people sharing a rambling Victorian house, “lying low” and...
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Terrorists and Novelists
A collection of essays nominated for the 1983 Pulitzer Prize.
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The Shadow Knows
The anonymous heroine, N, is a young woman who has broken free of a constricting marriage and is struggling to raise four children alone in a housing project....
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Dashiell Hammett, a Life
This is the definitive biography of one of America's most important, most fascinating and most enigmatic twentieth-century writers. It is the first and only book on...
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Adverbs
Can Joe help it if he falls in love with people who don’t make him happy? And what about Helena—she’s in love, but somehow this isn’t enough. Shouldn’t it be? And...
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Burning
Bel Air is a wealthy community nestled in the hills outside of Los Angeles. It is here, among the pastel stucco houses and palm trees, that Bingo Edwards, the New...
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Persian Nights
From the author of Le Divorce comes another alluring, fast-paced novel of an American woman abroad. While visiting Iran with her husband, Chloe Fowler is left to...
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Le Mariage
Le Mariage is a sparkling new novel—a comedy of manners from the author of Le Divorce, an acclaimed national bestseller and 1997 National Book Award finalist. Many...
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Health and Happiness
This “brilliant, engaging, cleverly manipulated piece of fiction” (San Francisco Chronicle), written by the author of Le Divorce, captures the moral dilemmas and...
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L'Affaire
Amy Hawkins, a young dot-com executive from California who has made her fortune at the top of NASDAQ, sets off for Europe to find culture, her roots, and maybe a...
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Beautiful Lies by Rob Loughran
Darren Elmore has it all: beautiful wife, status, profitable vineyards and winery in Sonoma County. But it isn't enough. He has always wanted--needed--to know what...
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On the windswept plains of northwestern China in 1910, Mongolian nomads swoop down upon an American missionary couple and kidnap their young child. In this story of...
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Fire on the Mountain
Presenting an alternative version of African American history, this novel explores what might have happened if John Brown’s 1859 raid on Harper’s Ferry had been...
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Yoga Wisdom at Work
Co-authored with Maren Showkeir Yoga’s Ancient Wisdom Can Transform Your Work Life Everyone knows that yoga helps reduce stress and increase the body’s...
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The Miracle by Ron Cherney with Angel Logan
Young readers will be enthralled to know that Ron Cherney and Angel Logan are back with another heartwarming tale of magic and friendship with Lila and Shelly the...
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Second Chances
My life has been nearly perfect. For that, I am grateful. (Sort of.)We all know that nearly perfect just doesn’t cut it these days.So, I changed my life, rewrote it...
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A rollicking adventure through time and the seven seas! Hundreds of fascinating TRUe facts and TRUE stories about our most famous denizens of the deep! Tons of fun...
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The Bully, the Bullied, and the Bystander
It's the deadliest combination going: bullies who terrorize, bullied kids who are afraid to tell, bystanders who watch, and adults who see the incidents as a...
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No Character Limit
Between texting and tweeting, it may seem that real writing has gone out the window. But it hasn't, and the girls and women of WriteGirl prove it. No Character...
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PRESS RELEASE: A new thriller set in the Texas PanhandleWhen journalist Charles Lawton finds a cartridge case from an M16-A1 assault rifle near a desiccated body in...
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