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The Empire of the Senses

(Available March 17, 2015)
The Empire of the Senses
Written by Alexis Landau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781101870075
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The Empire of the Senses
A Novel
Written by Alexis Landau


Format: Hardcover, 496 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $27.95

A sweeping, gorgeously written debut: a novel of duty to family and country, the dictates of passion, and blood ties unraveling in the charged political climate of Berlin between the world wars.
 
Lev Perlmutter, an assimilated, cultured German Jew, enlists to fight in World War I, leaving behind his gentile... Read more >
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The Empire of the Senses
A Novel
Written by Alexis Landau


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $13.99

A sweeping, gorgeously written debut: a novel of duty to family and country, the dictates of passion, and blood ties unraveling in the charged political climate of Berlin between the world wars.
 
Lev Perlmutter, an assimilated, cultured German Jew, enlists to fight in World War I, leaving behind his gentile... Read more >
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All Whom I Have Loved

(Available March 10, 2015)
All Whom I Have Loved
Written by Aharon Appelfeld
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780805211252
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All Whom I Have Loved
A Novel
Written by Aharon Appelfeld


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $16.00

All Whom I Have Loved is the haunting story of a Jewish family in Eastern Europe in the 1930s as seen through the eyes of an unforgettable nine-year-old boy. The beloved only child of divorced parents, Paul watches helplessly as his family and his world dissolve around him. At first he... Read more >
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Happy are the Happy

Written by Yasmina Reza
Translated by John Cullen


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: January 27, 2015
Price: $18.99

The internationally acclaimed playwright and novelist Yasmina Reza stages a band of eighteen characters at war with their lives, with only humor to sustain them        
                                  

Happy are the loved ones and the lovers and those who can do without love. Happy are the happy. —Jorge Luis Borges

Schnitzler’s La Ronde gives these twenty short chapters their... Read more >
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All Our Wordly Goods
All Our Wordly Goods
Written by Irene Nemirovsky
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307949851
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All Our Wordly Goods

Written by Irene Nemirovsky


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: December 17, 2014
Price: $11.99

In haunting ways, this gorgeous novel prefigures Irène Némirovsky’s masterpieceSuite Française. Set in France between 1910 and 1940 and first published in France in 1947, five years after the author’s death, All Our Worldly Goods is a gripping story of war, family life and star-crossed lovers. Pierre and Agnes marry for love against... Read more >
Jezebel
Jezebel
Written by Irene Nemirovsky
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307949868
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Jezebel

Written by Irene Nemirovsky


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: December 17, 2014
Price: $11.99

A stunning novel about mothers and daughters, about vengeance, and an aging, still beautiful woman on trial for shooting her lover.
 
In a French courtroom, the trial of a woman is taking place. Gladys Eysenach is no longer young, but she remains striking, elegant, cold. She is accused of shooting dead her... Read more >
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The Wine of Solitude
The Wine of Solitude
Written by Irene Nemirovsky, Translated by Sandra Smith
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101911440
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The Wine of Solitude

Written by Irene Nemirovsky
Translated by Sandra Smith


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 17, 2014
Price: $11.99

Introspective and poignant, The Wine of Solitude is the most autobiographical of all of the novels from the celebrated author of Suite Française.
 
Beginning in a fictionalized Kiev, The Wine of Solitude follows the Karol family through the Great War and the Russian Revolution, as the young Hélène grows from a dreamy... Read more >
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Falling Out of Time
Falling Out of Time
Written by David Grossman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345805850
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Falling Out of Time

Written by David Grossman


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $15.00

In this compassionate and genre-defying drama the internationally acclaimed author of To the End of the Land weaves an incandescent tale of parental grief. A powerful distillation of the experience of understanding and acceptance, and of art’s triumph over death, Falling Out of Time is part play, part prose, and pure...

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The Wall
The Wall
Written by H. G. Adler, Translated by Peter Filkins
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812993066
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The Wall
A Novel
Written by H. G. Adler
Translated by Peter Filkins


Format: Hardcover, 656 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $30.00

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

Compared by critics to Kafka, Joyce, and Musil, H. G. Adler is becoming recognized as one of the towering figures of twentieth-century fiction. Nobel Prize winner Elias Canetti wrote that “Adler has restored hope to modern literature,” and the first... Read more >
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The Wall
The Wall
Written by H. G. Adler, Translated by Peter Filkins
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679644552
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The Wall
A Novel
Written by H. G. Adler
Translated by Peter Filkins


Format: eBook, 656 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $14.99

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

Compared by critics to Kafka, Joyce, and Musil, H. G. Adler is becoming recognized as one of the towering figures of twentieth-century fiction. Nobel Prize winner Elias Canetti wrote that “Adler has restored hope to modern literature,” and the first... Read more >
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The Hormone Factory
The Hormone Factory
Written by Saskia Goldschmidt, Translated by Hester Velmans
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590516492
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The Hormone Factory
A Novel
Written by Saskia Goldschmidt
Translated by Hester Velmans


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $17.95

A disturbing story that describes how the alliance between science and capitalism can lead to disaster when the people in charge lose track of their humanity

Mordechai de Paauw was the Dutch cofounder and CEO of the first pharmaceutical company to invent the contraceptive pill and hormonal treatments. Hitler’s invasion of Holland... Read more >
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The Hormone Factory
A Novel
Written by Saskia Goldschmidt


Format: eBook, 286 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $17.95

A disturbing story that describes how the alliance between science and capitalism can lead to disaster when the people in charge lose track of their humanity

Mordechai de Paauw was the Dutch cofounder and CEO of the first pharmaceutical company to invent the contraceptive pill and hormonal treatments. Hitler’s invasion of Holland... Read more >
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J
J
Written by Howard Jacobson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780553419559
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J
A Novel
Written by Howard Jacobson


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $25.00

Finalist for the 2014 Man Booker Prize

J is a snarling, effervescent, and ambitious philosophical work of fiction that poses unsettling questions about our sense of history, and our self-satisfied orthodoxies. Jacobson’s triumph is to craft a novel that is poignant as well as troubling from the debris.” —Independent (UK)

 
Man... Read more >
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J
J
Written by Howard Jacobson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553419573
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J
A Novel
Written by Howard Jacobson


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $12.99

Finalist for the 2014 Man Booker Prize

J is a snarling, effervescent, and ambitious philosophical work of fiction that poses unsettling questions about our sense of history, and our self-satisfied orthodoxies. Jacobson’s triumph is to craft a novel that is poignant as well as troubling from the debris.” —Independent (UK)

 
Man... Read more >
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Diary of the Fall
Diary of the Fall
Written by Michel Laub, Translated by Margaret Jull Costa
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590516515
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Diary of the Fall

Written by Michel Laub
Translated by Margaret Jull Costa


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $20.00

From one of Granta’s Best Young Brazilian Novelists, a literary masterpiece that will break your heart

At the narrator’s elite Jewish school in a posh suburb of Porte Alegre, a cruel prank leaves the only Catholic student there terribly injured. Years later, he relives the episode as he examines the mistakes of his... Read more >
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Diary of the Fall

Written by Michel Laub
Translated by Margaret Jull Costa


Format: eBook0
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $12.99

From one of Granta’s Best Young Brazilian Novelists, a literary masterpiece that will break your heart

At the narrator’s elite Jewish school in a posh suburb of Porte Alegre, a cruel prank leaves the only Catholic student there terribly injured. Years later, he relives the episode as he examines the mistakes of his... Read more >
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Suddenly, Love
Suddenly, Love
Written by Aharon Appelfeld
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805242959
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Suddenly, Love
A Novel
Written by Aharon Appelfeld


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $25.00

A poignant, heartbreaking new work by “one of the best novelists alive” (Irving Howe)—the story of a lonely older man and his devoted young caretaker who transform each other’s lives in ways they could never have imagined.
 
Ernst is a gruff seventy-year-old Red Army veteran from Ukraine who landed, almost by accident...

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Suddenly, Love
Suddenly, Love
Written by Aharon Appelfeld
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ISBN: 9780805243154
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Suddenly, Love
A Novel
Written by Aharon Appelfeld


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $12.99

A poignant, heartbreaking new work by “one of the best novelists alive” (Irving Howe)—the story of a lonely older man and his devoted young caretaker who transform each other’s lives in ways they could never have imagined.
 
Ernst is a gruff seventy-year-old Red Army veteran from Ukraine who landed, almost by accident...

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The Commandant of Lubizec
The Commandant of Lubizec
Written by Patrick Hicks
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781586422202
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The Commandant of Lubizec
A Novel of The Holocaust and Operation Reinhard
Written by Patrick Hicks


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $16.00

After the Nazis invaded Poland in 1939, they quickly began persecuting anyone who was Jewish. Millions were shoved into ghettos and forced to live under the swastika. Death camps were built and something called "Operation Reinhard" was set into motion. Its goal? To murder all the Jews of Poland.

The Commandant of... Read more >
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The Commandant of Lubizec
A Novel of The Holocaust and Operation Reinhard
Written by Patrick Hicks


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $16.00

After the Nazis invaded Poland in 1939, they quickly began persecuting anyone who was Jewish. Millions were shoved into ghettos and forced to live under the swastika. Death camps were built and something called "Operation Reinhard" was set into motion. Its goal? To murder all the Jews of Poland.

The Commandant of... Read more >
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In the Courtyard of the Kabbalist
In the Courtyard of the Kabbalist
Written by Ruchama King Feuerman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590178140
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In the Courtyard of the Kabbalist

Written by Ruchama King Feuerman


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $16.00

2013 National Jewish Book Award Finalist 

American Library Association Sophie Brody Medal Honor title 2015

An eczema-riddled Lower East Side haberdasher, Isaac Markowitz, moves to Israel to repair his broken heart and becomes, much to his own surprise, the assistant to a famous old rabbi who daily dispenses wisdom (and soup) to the... Read more >
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Falling Out of Time
Falling Out of Time
Written by David Grossman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385350136
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Falling Out of Time

Written by David Grossman


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $24.95

Following his magisterial To the End of the Land, the universally acclaimed Israeli author brings us an incandescent fable of parental grief––concise, elemental, a powerfully distilled experience of understanding and acceptance, and of art’s triumph over death.
 
In Falling Out of Time, David Grossman has created a genre-defying drama––part play... Read more >
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Falling Out of Time
Falling Out of Time
Written by David Grossman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385350143
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Falling Out of Time

Written by David Grossman


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $11.99

Following his magisterial To the End of the Land, the universally acclaimed Israeli author brings us an incandescent fable of parental grief––concise, elemental, a powerfully distilled experience of understanding and acceptance, and of art’s triumph over death.
 
In Falling Out of Time, David Grossman has created a genre-defying drama––part play... Read more >
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The Dove Flyer

Written by Eli Amir


Format: eBook, 560 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $9.99

The Dove Flyer tells the story of the last years of the Jewish community in Baghdad, before their expulsion in 1950 and settlement in Israel. The young narrator, Kabi, watches as the members of his extended family each develop different dreams and a different sets of fears throughout these tumultuous, transitional... Read more >
The Elixir of Immortality
The Elixir of Immortality
Written by Gabi Gleichmann
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590515891
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The Elixir of Immortality

Written by Gabi Gleichmann


Format: Trade Paperback, 768 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $18.95

A mesmerizing debut novel that spans a thousand years of European and Jewish history seen through the beguiling members of the Spinoza family
 
Since the eleventh century, the Spinoza family has passed down, from father to son, a secret manuscript containing the recipe for immortality. Now, after thirty-six generations, the... Read more >
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