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Twilight
A Novel
Written by Elie Wiesel


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
Publisher: Schocken
On Sale: November 7, 1995
Price: $13.00
ISBN: 978-0-8052-1058-3 (0-8052-1058-X)

A professor of literature and a Holocaust survivor, Raphael Lipkin, having rebuilt his life since the war, sees it on the verge of coming apart again. He longs to talk to Pedro, the man who rescued him as a fifteen-year-old orphan from postwar Poland and brought him to Paris, becoming his... Read more >

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An Ambulance Is on the Way
Stories of Men in Trouble
Written by Jonathan Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: February 14, 2006
Price: $13.95
ISBN: 978-1-4000-3123-8 (1-4000-3123-0)

National Jewish Book Award finalist Jonathan Wilson’s uproariously funny stories showcase the neuroses of suburban men as they ruminate, self-medicate, and acclimate to the rhythms of middle age.

From the slacker husband who spends his day running household errands, chatting up the local soccer moms, and drinking most of the wine he... Read more >
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A Palestine Affair

Written by Jonathan Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: July 13, 2004
Price: $13.00
ISBN: 978-1-4000-3122-1 (1-4000-3122-2)

In British-occupied Palestine after World War I, Mark Bloomberg, a beleaguered London painter, and Joyce, his American wife, witness the murder of a prominent Orthodox Jew. Joyce, a non-Jew and ardent Zionist, is drawn into an affair with the British investigating officer, while Mark seeks solace in the exotic colors and... Read more >
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Confusion

Written by Stefan Zweig
Translated by Anthea Bell
Introduction by George Prochnik


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
Publisher: NYRB Classics
On Sale: May 29, 2012
Price: $14.00
ISBN: 978-1-59017-499-9 (1-59017-499-2)

In Stefan Zweig’s Confusion, a venerable privy councilor approaching the end of his career adds a “secret page” to the public record of his accomplishments, confessing the true story of his youthful initiation into the delights and perils of intense scholarship. After a first semester in Berlin more devoted to amorous... Read more >
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