Tales from Watership Down

Tales from Watership Down

Here is the enchanting sequel to the beloved classic Watership Down, which introduced millions of readers to an extraordinary world of rabbits—including...

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The Man Who Fell Into a Puddle

The Man Who Fell Into a Puddle

"Throughout my life as a journalist," writes Igal Sarna in his preface, "I have written about Israeli traumas and have seen how new lives are built on the ruins. How a new land...

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Money and Power

Money and Power

The bestselling author of the acclaimed House of Cards and The Last Tycoons turns his spotlight on to Goldman Sachs and the controversy behind its success. From...

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The Mexican Tree Duck

The Mexican Tree Duck

WINNER OF THE DASHIELL HAMMETT AWARDOne night up in Montana, C.W. Sughrue sets his seedy bar’s pricey jukebox in front of an oncoming freight train. When...

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American Priestess

American Priestess

For generations, The American Colony Hotel in Jerusalem has been a well-known retreat for journalists, diplomats, pilgrims and spies. However, few know the story of Anna Spafford, the enigmatic evangelist...

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Sicilian Home Cooking

Sicilian Home Cooking

"To know and be close to your family, nothing is more important than dining together at home, as often as possible, on delicious home cooking. Salute!"--Wanda Tornabene, from the IntroductionFour years after winning the 1997...

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Coming Through Slaughter

Coming Through Slaughter

Bringing to life the fabulous, colorful panorama of New Orleans in the first flush of the jazz era, this book tells the story of Buddy Bolden, the first of the great trumpet players--some say the...

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Trouble in Mind

Trouble in Mind

With Trouble in Mind, her long-awaited third collection, Lucie Brock-Broido has written her most exceptional poems to date. There is a new clarity to her work, a disquieting transparency, even in the midst...

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River

River

At age sixty-seven, Colin Fletcher, the guru of backpacking in America, undertook a rigorous six-month raft expedition down the full length of the Colorado River--alone....

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The Axe

The Axe

Set in 13th-century Norway, The Axe is the first volume in Undset's epic tetralogy, The Master of Hestviken. In it, we meet Olav Audunsson and...

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The Romanovs

The Romanovs

The Romanovs were the most successful dynasty of modern times, ruling a sixth of the world’s surface for three centuries. How did one family turn a war-ruined principality into the world’s greatest...

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A Fine Place to Daydream

A Fine Place to Daydream

Twenty-five years after Laughing in the Hills, his racetrack classic, Bill Barich tells the story of how he fell in love and found a new life in Dublin, where he was soon...

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The Vampire Armand

The Vampire Armand

In the latest installment of The Vampire Chronicles, Anne Rice summons up dazzling worlds to bring us the story of Armand--eternally young, with the face of a Botticelli angel. Armand,...

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Original Bliss

Original Bliss

"Kennedy is a world class writer."--The New York Times Book ReviewA brilliant American debut from one of Scotland's most acclaimed writers, named by Granta...

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Tearing Down the Wall of Sound

Tearing Down the Wall of Sound

He had a number one hit at eighteen. He was a millionaire with his own record label at twenty-two. He was, according to Tom Wolfe, “the first tycoon of teen.” Phil...

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Samba

Samba

For one year, Alma Guillermoprieto lived in Manguiera, a village near Rio de Janeiro, to learn the ritual of samba--the sensuous song and dance marked by a rapturous...

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Children of the Corn

Children of the Corn

A Vintage Shorts “Short Story Month” Selection   Driving through the cornfields in rural Nebraska, Burt and Vicky run over a young boy—only to discover that...

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Veronica Mars (2): An Original Mystery by Rob Thomas

Veronica Mars (2): An Original Mystery by Rob Thomas

In the second book in the New York Times bestselling mystery series, Veronica Mars is back with a case that will expose the hidden workings of one of Neptune’s most...

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Bismarck

Bismarck

A reevaluation of Bismarck's motives and methods, focusing on the chancellor's rise to power in the 1860's and his removal from office in 1890.

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A Scattered People

A Scattered People

The movement of millions of ordinary people westward across the American continent was one of the great folk migrations of all time, stretching over two centuries and thousands of hard-traveled...

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The Colors of Desire

The Colors of Desire

A collection of poems by the author of Turning Japanese, exploring race and sexuality, history and identity, through the lens of desire.

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Native American Son

Native American Son

The first comprehensive biography of the legendary figure who defined excellence in American sports: Jim Thorpe, arguably the greatest all-around athlete the United States has ever seen.With...

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The Tricky Part

The Tricky Part

Raised in a loving Catholic family in Denver, Martin Moran was a star student who imagined that he’d one day become a U.S. senator. When he was twelve years old, a camp counselor...

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Complete Stories and Poems of Edgar Allen Poe

Complete Stories and Poems of Edgar Allen Poe

This single volume brings together all of Poe's stories and poems, and illuminates the diverse and multifaceted genius of one of the greatest and most influential...

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