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The Death of Santini
The Death of Santini
Written by Pat Conroy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804121170
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The Death of Santini
The Story of a Father and His Son
Written by Pat Conroy


Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $29.00

In this powerful and intimate memoir, the beloved bestselling author of The Prince of Tides and his father, the inspiration for The Great Santini, find some common ground at long last.

Pat Conroy’s father, Donald Patrick Conroy, was a towering figure in his son’s life. The Marine Corps fighter pilot was often... Read more >
The Death of Santini
The Death of Santini
Written by Pat Conroy, Read by Dick Hill
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780307989826
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The Death of Santini
The Story of a Father and His Son
Written by Pat Conroy
Read by Dick Hill


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $45.00

In this powerful and intimate memoir, the beloved bestselling author of The Prince of Tides and his father, the inspiration for The Great Santini, find some common ground at long last.

Pat Conroy’s father, Donald Patrick Conroy, was a towering figure in his son’s life. The Marine Corps fighter pilot was often... Read more >
The Death of Santini
The Death of Santini
Written by Pat Conroy, Read by Dick Hill
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307989833
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The Death of Santini
The Story of a Father and His Son
Written by Pat Conroy
Read by Dick Hill


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $25.00

In this powerful and intimate memoir, the beloved bestselling author of The Prince of Tides and his father, the inspiration for The Great Santini, find some common ground at long last.

Pat Conroy’s father, Donald Patrick Conroy, was a towering figure in his son’s life. The Marine Corps fighter pilot was often... Read more >
Mind of an Outlaw
Mind of an Outlaw
Written by Norman Mailer, Edited by Phillip Sipiora, Introduction by Jonathan Lethem
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ISBN: 9780679645658
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Mind of an Outlaw
Selected Essays
Written by Norman Mailer
Edited by Phillip Sipiora
Introduction by Jonathan Lethem


Format: eBook, 656 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $13.99

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE GLOBE AND MAIL

Norman Mailer was one of the towering figures of twentieth-century American letters and an acknowledged master of the essay. Mind of an Outlaw, the first posthumous publication from this outsize literary icon, collects Mailer’s most important and representative... Read more >
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Patrick Leigh Fermor: An Adventure
Patrick Leigh Fermor: An Adventure
Written by Artemis Cooper
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590176740
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Patrick Leigh Fermor: An Adventure

Written by Artemis Cooper


Format: Hardcover, 480 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $30.00

Patrick Leigh Fermor’s enviably colorful life took off when in 1934, at the age of eighteen, he decided to walk across Europe. In just over a year he had trekked through nine countries and taught himself three languages, and his enthusiasm and curiosity for every kind of experience made him equally... Read more >
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Patrick Leigh Fermor: An Adventure

Written by Artemis Cooper


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $30.00

Patrick Leigh Fermor’s enviably colorful life took off when in 1934, at the age of eighteen, he decided to walk across Europe. In just over a year he had trekked through nine countries and taught himself three languages, and his enthusiasm and curiosity for every kind of experience made him equally... Read more >
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The Rise of Abraham Cahan
The Rise of Abraham Cahan
Written by Seth Lipsky
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ISBN: 9780805243109
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The Rise of Abraham Cahan

Written by Seth Lipsky


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $13.99

Part of the Jewish Encounters series

The first general-interest biography of the legendary editor of the Jewish Daily Forward, the newspaper of Yiddish-speaking immigrants that inspired, educated, and entertained millions of readers; helped redefine journalism during its golden age; and transformed American culture.
 
Already a noted journalist writing for both English-language and Yiddish...

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The Rise of Abraham Cahan
The Rise of Abraham Cahan
Written by Seth Lipsky
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805242102
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The Rise of Abraham Cahan

Written by Seth Lipsky


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $26.00

Part of the Jewish Encounters series

The first general-interest biography of the legendary editor of the Jewish Daily Forward, the newspaper of Yiddish-speaking immigrants that inspired, educated, and entertained millions of readers; helped redefine journalism during its golden age; and transformed American culture.
 
Already a noted journalist writing for both English-language and Yiddish...

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The Interior Castle
The Interior Castle
Written by Ann Hulbert
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804151238
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The Interior Castle
The Art and Life of Jean Stafford
Written by Ann Hulbert


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2013
Price: $16.99

An important moment in American literary history takes life in this stunning biography of Jean Stafford, one of the most successful, admired--and troubled--of the brilliant and influential midcentury circle of writers and critics that included Allen Tate, Caroline Gordon, Peter Taylor, Delmore Schwartz, Randall Jarrell, and Robert Lowell, Stafford's first husband... Read more >
The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem
The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem
Written by Jeremy Dauber
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ISBN: 9780805243161
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The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem
The Remarkable Life and Afterlife of the Man Who Created Tevye
Written by Jeremy Dauber


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $14.99

Part of the Jewish Encounters series

The first comprehensive biography of one of the most beloved authors of all time: the creator of Tevye the Dairyman, the collection of stories that inspired Fiddler on the Roof.
 
Novelist, playwright, journalist, essayist, and editor, Sholem Aleichem was one of the founding giants of modern Yiddish...

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The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem
The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem
Written by Jeremy Dauber
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805242782
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The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem
The Remarkable Life and Afterlife of the Man Who Created Tevye
Written by Jeremy Dauber


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $28.95

Part of the Jewish Encounters series

The first comprehensive biography of one of the most beloved authors of all time: the creator of Tevye the Dairyman, the collection of stories that inspired Fiddler on the Roof.
 
Novelist, playwright, journalist, essayist, and editor, Sholem Aleichem was one of the founding giants of modern Yiddish...

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NEW YORK JEW
NEW YORK JEW
Written by Alfred Kazin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804151269
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NEW YORK JEW

Written by Alfred Kazin


Format: eBook, 312 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2013
Price: $15.99

Alfred Kazin, one of the central figures of America’s intellectual life in the 20th century, takes us into his own life and times. His autobiography encompasses, within a single large, fluent narrative, a personal story openly told; an inside look at New York’s innermost intellectual circles; and brilliantly astute observations of... Read more >
Levels of Life
Levels of Life
Written by Julian Barnes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385350778
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Levels of Life

Written by Julian Barnes


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $22.95

An NPR Best Book of the Year
A Daily Candy Best Book of the Year


Julian Barnes, author of the Man Booker Prize–winning novel The Sense of an Ending, gives us his most powerfully moving book yet, beginning in the nineteenth century and leading seamlessly into an entirely personal account of loss—making Levels...

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Levels of Life
Levels of Life
Written by Julian Barnes
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ISBN: 9780385350785
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Levels of Life

Written by Julian Barnes


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $11.99

Julian Barnes, author of the Man Booker Prize–winning novel The Sense of an Ending, gives us his most powerfully moving book yet, beginning in the nineteenth century and leading seamlessly into an entirely personal account of loss—making Levels of Life an immediate classic on the subject of grief.
 
Levels of Life is...

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Letters From the Palazzo Barbaro
Letters From the Palazzo Barbaro
Written by Henry James, Foreword by Leon Edel
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ISBN: 9781908968890
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Letters From the Palazzo Barbaro

Written by Henry James
Foreword by Leon Edel


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $18.00

The novelist Henry James arrived in Venice as a tourist, and instantly fell in love with the city – particularly with the splendid Palazzo Barbaro, home of the expatriate American Curtis family. This selection of letters covers the period 1869-1907 and provides a unique record of the life and work of... Read more >
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Three Lives
Three Lives
Written by Oliver Matuschek, Translated by Allan Blunden
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781906548292
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Three Lives
A Biography of Stefan Zweig
Written by Oliver Matuschek
Translated by Allan Blunden


Format: Hardcover, 386 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $32.00

My Three Lives was Stefan Zweig’s working title for The World of Yesterday, also published by Pushkin Press, and here Matuschek uses the title to reference the three major phases in Zweig’s life—the years of apprenticeship, the years of success as a professional "working writer" in Salzburg, and finally the years... Read more >
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Three Lives
Three Lives
Written by Oliver Matuschek, Translated by Allan Blunden
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ISBN: 9781782270058
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Three Lives
A Biography of Stefan Zweig
Written by Oliver Matuschek
Translated by Allan Blunden


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $18.95

Drawing on a great wealth of newly available sources, this definitive biography recounts the eventful life of a great writer spoilt by success-a life lived in the shadow of two world wars, and which ended tragically in a suicide pact.
Matuschek examines three major phases in the life of the... Read more >
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Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde
Written by Richard Ellmann
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ISBN: 9780804151122
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Oscar Wilde

Written by Richard Ellmann


Format: eBook, 736 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2013
Price: $15.99

The biography sensitive to the tragic pattern of the story of a great subject: Oscar Wilde - psychologically and sexually complicated, enormously quotable, central to a alluring cultural world and someone whose life assumed an unbearably dramatic shape. Read more >
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Sydney and Violet
Sydney and Violet
Written by Stephen Klaidman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385534093
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Sydney and Violet
Their Life with T.S. Eliot, Proust, Joyce and the Excruciatingly Irascible Wyndham Lewis
Written by Stephen Klaidman


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $27.95

A long overdue biography of the power couple that nurtured and influenced the literary world of early twentieth-century England

"I write primarily to pay homage to a beloved friend, but also in the hope that some future chronicler of the history of art and letters in our time may give... Read more >
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Sydney and Violet
Sydney and Violet
Written by Stephen Klaidman
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ISBN: 9780385534109
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Sydney and Violet
Their Life with T.S. Eliot, Proust, Joyce and the Excruciatingly Irascible Wyndham Lewis
Written by Stephen Klaidman


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $14.99

A long overdue biography of the power couple that nurtured and influenced the literary world of early twentieth-century England

"I write primarily to pay homage to a beloved friend, but also in the hope that some future chronicler of the history of art and letters in our time may give... Read more >
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SUBVERSIVE GENEALOGY
SUBVERSIVE GENEALOGY
Written by Michael Paul Rogin
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ISBN: 9780307830944
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SUBVERSIVE GENEALOGY

Written by Michael Paul Rogin


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2013
Price: $23.99

In this major reconsideration of Herman Melville’s life and work, Michael Paul Rogin shows that Melville’s novels are connected both to the important issues of his time and to the exploits of his patrician and politically prominent family—which, three generations after its Revolutionary War heroes, produced an alcoholic, a bankrupt, and... Read more >
Good Prose
Good Prose
Written by Tracy Kidder and Richard Todd
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ISBN: 9780812982152
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Good Prose
The Art of Nonfiction
Written by Tracy Kidder and Richard Todd


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $16.00

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY KIRKUS REVIEWS

Good Prose is an inspiring book about writing—about the creation of good prose—and the record of a warm and productive literary friendship. The story begins in 1973, in the offices of The Atlantic Monthly, in Boston, where a young freelance... Read more >
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Gabriele d'Annunzio
Gabriele d'Annunzio
Written by Lucy Hughes-Hallett
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ISBN: 9780385349703
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Gabriele d'Annunzio
Poet, Seducer, and Preacher of War
Written by Lucy Hughes-Hallett


Format: eBook, 608 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $14.99

Godfather to Mussolini, national hero of Italy and the WWI irredentist movement, literary icon of Joyce and Pound, lover of actress Eleonora Duse: here is Lucy Hughes-Hallett’s extraordinary biography of Gabriele d’Annunzio, poet, bon vivant, harbinger of Italian fascism.

Gabriele d’Annunzio was Italy’s premier poet at a time when poetry mattered enough...

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What Poets Are Like
What Poets Are Like
Written by Gary Soto
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570618741
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What Poets Are Like
Up and Down with the Writing Life
Written by Gary Soto


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $15.00

Gary Soto is a widely published author of children's and young adult fiction, and he is an acclaimed poet--often referred to as one of the nation's first Chicano poets. With a sharp sense of storytelling and a sly wit, What Poets Are Like is a memoir of the writing life that... Read more >
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What Poets Are Like
Up and Down with the Writing Life
Written by Gary Soto


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $15.00

Gary Soto is a widely published author of children's and young adult fiction, and he is an acclaimed poet--often referred to as one of the nation's first Chicano poets. With a sharp sense of storytelling and a sly wit, What Poets Are Like is a memoir of the writing life that... Read more >
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