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aju-mukhopadhyay's picture
Dec.06.2009
Aju Mukhopadhyay's The Moments of Life is a compilation of 26 short stories. The author's deep understanding of human nature and emotions comes across through the different situations that he explores in each of his stories. Set in different parts of India, mostly in Bengal and sometimes in the...
elizabeth-benedict's picture
Nov.20.2009
Mentors, Muses & Monsters: 30 Writers on the People Who Changed Their Lives, edited by Elizabeth Benedict, is an anthology by major writers on the people, places, and books that have changed their lives. Contributors include Benedict herself, Joyce Carol Oates, Mary Gordon, Jonathan Safran Foer...
michael-forrest's picture
Oct.27.2009
“Say it ain't so, Joe?” All manner of nefarious activities are being conducted under the very noses of the authorities, with nary a move made to thwart the evil-doers. Of course, civilian criminal law doesn't enjoy nearly the reach that a prime operative does in the high stakes, cat and mouse, dog...
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Oct.21.2009
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simon-wood's picture
Sep.22.2009
The world is a dark place, even in daylight. DRAGGED INTO DARKNESS features tales of horror from the subtle to the extreme. The characters are ordinary people who are ripped from their daily routines into a dark world. DRAGGED INTO DARKNESS is filled with characters who are one step from light and...
dave-eggers's picture
Sep.08.2009
How We Are Hungry is a gripping, lyrical, always intensely soulful group of stories. Though they range from a doomed Irish setter's tales of running and jumping ("After I Was Thrown in the River and Before I Drowned") to a bitterly comic meditation on suicide and friendship ("...
robert-olen-butler's picture
Aug.25.2009
Robert Olen Butler's lyrical and poignant collection of stories about the aftermath of the Vietnam War and its impact on the Vietnamese was acclaimed by critics across the nation and won the Pulitzer Prize in 1993. Now Grove Press is proud to reissue this contemporary classic by one of America's...
carey-fontaine's picture
Jul.29.2009
Woman Unbound Stories Is Great Modern Fiction and Feminist Fiction. Nine Stories told in Diverse Genres Show the Journey Of Female Experience. Eight Short Stories and One Epic Poem, Woman Unbound, You'll Never Forget. A Must Read.
anne-brooke's picture
Jul.27.2009
This is an unusual collection of stories for older children and adults that retells some of the well known Bible stories from a different point of view. Where else but the Bible to find great stories with wonderful meanings behind them ...
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Jul.14.2009
Michelle Tea, a favorite on the spoken-word scene and beloved in literary circles for books such as Valencia, Chelsea Whistle and most recently Rose of No Man's Land, has gathered new work by twenty-two of the most outstanding emerging voices in queer girl writing. Fiction is matched in excitement...