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Los litigantes

(Available August 5, 2014)
Los litigantes
Written by John Grisham
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9788490327371
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Los litigantes

Written by John Grisham


Format: Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $12.00

En un barrio degradado del sur de Chicago se encuentra el bufete de abogados Finley & Figg. Defienden a algún conductor borracho, tramitan divorcios sencillos y sobre todo buscan clientes en los pasillos de urgencias de los hospitales cercanos. Desde hace veinte años se ganan mal la vida juntos y discuten... Read more >
The Rhinemann Exchange

(Available July 29, 2014)
The Rhinemann Exchange
Written by Robert Ludlum
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345539175
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The Rhinemann Exchange
A Novel
Written by Robert Ludlum


Format: Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $9.99

Autumn 1943. American agent David Spaulding is among the global espionage elite who have converged on Buenos Aires. His top-secret mission can bring World War II to an explosive end. But what happens in this city of assassins, betrayals, and sensual encounters is the most sinister and terrifying deal ever made... Read more >
In Her Day
In Her Day
Written by Rita Mae Brown
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804152754
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In Her Day

Written by Rita Mae Brown


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: June 25, 2014
Price: $7.99

For years a "lost" collector's item, here is the second novel from a brilliant young author testing her literary muscle, and it's bursting at the seams with Rita Mae Brown's trademark cast of characters and crackling quips. Written immediately after her classic Rubyfruit Jungle, In Her Day takes a loving swipe... Read more >
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Thirst
Thirst
Written by Mahmoud Dowlatabadi, Translated by Martin E. Weir
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612193007
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Thirst
A Novel of the Iran-Iraq War
Written by Mahmoud Dowlatabadi
Translated by Martin E. Weir


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: June 24, 2014
Price: $16.95

“Dowlatabadi draws a detailed, realist picture of Iranian life . . . in language that is complex and lyrical.”The Financial Times

In the midst of the Iran–Iraq War, an Iraqi journalist is given a tour of a military prison. The Major in charge of the camp informs the writer of what is expected... Read more >
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Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever?
Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever?
Written by Dave Eggers, Read by MacLeod Andrews and Various
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553551211
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Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever?

Written by Dave Eggers
Read by MacLeod Andrews and Various


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $35.00

From Dave Eggers, best-selling author of The Circle, a tightly controlled, emotionally searching novel. Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever? is the formally daring, brilliantly executed story of one man struggling to make sense of his country, seeking answers the only way he knows how.
 
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Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever?
Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever?
Written by Dave Eggers, Read by MacLeod Andrews and Various
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553551228
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Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever?

Written by Dave Eggers
Read by MacLeod Andrews and Various


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $17.50

From Dave Eggers, best-selling author of The Circle, a tightly controlled, emotionally searching novel. Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever? is the formally daring, brilliantly executed story of one man struggling to make sense of his country, seeking answers the only way he knows how.
 
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Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever?
Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever?
Written by Dave Eggers
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Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever?

Written by Dave Eggers


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $12.99

From Dave Eggers, best-selling author of The Circle, a tightly controlled, emotionally searching novel. Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever? is the formally daring, brilliantly executed story of one man struggling to make sense of his country, seeking answers the only way he knows how.
 
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Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever?
Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever?
Written by Dave Eggers
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781101874196
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Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever?

Written by Dave Eggers


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $25.95

From Dave Eggers, best-selling author of The Circle, a tightly controlled, emotionally searching novel. Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever? is the formally daring, brilliantly executed story of one man struggling to make sense of his country, seeking answers the only way he knows how.
 
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Beer in the Snooker Club
Beer in the Snooker Club
Written by Waguih Ghali, Introduction by Pankaj Mishra
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804170741
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Beer in the Snooker Club

Written by Waguih Ghali
Introduction by Pankaj Mishra


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $15.00

Set amidst the turbulence of 1950s Cairo, Beer in the Snooker Club is the story of Ram Bey, an over-educated, under-ambitious young Egyptian struggling to find out where he fits in. Ram’s favorite haunt is the fashionable Cairo Snooker Club, whose members strive to emulate English gentility; but his best friends... Read more >
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Beer in the Snooker Club
Beer in the Snooker Club
Written by Waguih Ghali, Introduction by Pankaj Mishra
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804170758
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Beer in the Snooker Club

Written by Waguih Ghali
Introduction by Pankaj Mishra


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $9.99

Set amidst the turbulence of 1950s Cairo, Beer in the Snooker Club is the story of Ram Bey, an over-educated, under-ambitious young Egyptian struggling to find out where he fits in. Ram’s favorite haunt is the fashionable Cairo Snooker Club, whose members strive to emulate English gentility; but his best friends... Read more >
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Fortunes of War: The Levant Trilogy
Fortunes of War: The Levant Trilogy
Written by Olivia Manning, Introduction by Anthony Sattin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590177211
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Fortunes of War: The Levant Trilogy

Written by Olivia Manning
Introduction by Anthony Sattin


Format: Trade Paperback, 584 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $19.95

In The Levant Trilogy Olivia Manning returns to the story of the young English couple Guy and Harriet Pringle, last seen, at the end of The Balkan Trilogy, departing from Athens ahead of the invading Nazi army. Now, in the spring of 1941, they arrive in Egypt as Rommel’s forces slowly... Read more >
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Fortunes of War: The Levant Trilogy

Written by Olivia Manning
Introduction by Anthony Sattin


Format: eBook, 584 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $19.95

In The Levant Trilogy Olivia Manning returns to the story of the young English couple Guy and Harriet Pringle, last seen, at the end of The Balkan Trilogy, departing from Athens ahead of the invading Nazi army. Now, in the spring of 1941, they arrive in Egypt as Rommel’s forces slowly... Read more >
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The Unwitting
The Unwitting
Written by Ellen Feldman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812993448
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The Unwitting
A Novel
Written by Ellen Feldman


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $26.00

In CIA parlance, those who knew were “witting.” Everyone else was among the “unwitting.”  
 
On a bright November day in 1963, President Kennedy is shot. That same day, Nell Benjamin receives a phone call with news about her husband, the influential young editor of a literary magazine. As the... Read more >
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The Unwitting
The Unwitting
Written by Ellen Feldman
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ISBN: 9780679645511
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The Unwitting
A Novel
Written by Ellen Feldman


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $12.99

In CIA parlance, those who knew were “witting.” Everyone else was among the “unwitting.”  
 
On a bright November day in 1963, President Kennedy is shot. That same day, Nell Benjamin receives a phone call with news about her husband, the influential young editor of a literary magazine. As the... Read more >
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The Icarus Agenda
The Icarus Agenda
Written by Robert Ludlum
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ISBN: 9780345539212
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The Icarus Agenda
A Novel
Written by Robert Ludlum


Format: Paperback, 784 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $9.99

Colorado Congressman Evan Kendrick is trying to live out his term quietly when a political mole reveals his deepest secret: Kendrick was the anonymous hero who freed the hostages held by Arab terrorists in the American embassy in Masqat, and then silently disappeared. Now, brought into the light, Kendrick is a... Read more >
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The Expedition to the Baobab Tree
A Novel
Written by Wilma Stockenstrom
Translated by J.M. Coetzee


Format: eBook, 220 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $18.00

Learning to survive in the  harsh interior of Southern Africa, a former slave seeks shelter in the hollow of a baobab tree. For the first time since she was a young girl her time is her own, her body is her own, her thoughts are her own. In solitude, she is... Read more >
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The Expedition to the Baobab Tree
The Expedition to the Baobab Tree
Written by Wilma Stockenstrom, Translated by J.M. Coetzee
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781935744924
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The Expedition to the Baobab Tree
A Novel
Written by Wilma Stockenstrom
Translated by J.M. Coetzee


Format: Trade Paperback, 220 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $18.00

Learning to survive in the  harsh interior of Southern Africa, a former slave seeks shelter in the hollow of a baobab tree. For the first time since she was a young girl her time is her own, her body is her own, her thoughts are her own. In solitude, she is... Read more >
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El último tango de Salvador Allende
El último tango de Salvador Allende
Written by Roberto Ampuero
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ISBN: 9780804169622
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El último tango de Salvador Allende

Written by Roberto Ampuero


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $15.95

Ninguno de los comandantes en jefe de las Fuerzas Armadas chilenas responde en su domicilio la mañana del 11 de septiembre de 1973. Todo indica que el golpe de Estado está en marcha. Salvador Allende se dirige al Palacio de La Moneda. Y Rufi no, asistente personal del presidente, viejo compañero... Read more >
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El último tango de Salvador Allende
El último tango de Salvador Allende
Written by Roberto Ampuero
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ISBN: 9780804172035
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El último tango de Salvador Allende

Written by Roberto Ampuero


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $9.99

Ninguno de los comandantes en jefe de las Fuerzas Armadas chilenas responde en su domicilio la mañana del 11 de septiembre de 1973. Todo indica que el golpe de Estado está en marcha. Salvador Allende se dirige al Palacio de La Moneda. Y Rufi no, asistente personal del presidente, viejo compañero... Read more >
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Nazis in the Metro
Nazis in the Metro
Written by Didier Daeninckx, Translated by Anna Moschovakis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612192963
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Nazis in the Metro

Written by Didier Daeninckx
Translated by Anna Moschovakis


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $14.95

A riveting novel of political intrigue, set on the Left Bank of Paris

From France’s leading political crime writer comes a novel that delves into the country’s radical political movements on both the left and the right, in the wake of a brutal attack.

When André Sloga, an apparently washed-up novelist with... Read more >
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Nazis in the Metro

Written by Didier Daeninckx
Translated by Anna Moschovakis


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $14.95

A riveting novel of political intrigue, set on the Left Bank of Paris

From France’s leading political crime writer comes a novel that delves into the country’s radical political movements on both the left and the right, in the wake of a brutal attack.

When André Sloga, an apparently washed-up novelist with... Read more >
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Altai
Altai
Written by Wu Ming, Translated by Shaun Whiteside
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681671
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Altai
A Novel
Written by Wu Ming
Translated by Shaun Whiteside


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $16.95

When a fire rips through the Venetian Arsenal in 1569, the enigmatic Emanuele De Zante, spy-catcher and secret agent, is betrayed by his lover, imprisoned, and accused of treason. Given the chance to escape, he embarks on a trans-European odyssey that will test his loyalty and force him to question even his own identity.

Through... Read more >
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Resurrection
Resurrection
Written by Wolf Haas, Translated by Annie Janusch
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612192703
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Resurrection

Written by Wolf Haas
Translated by Annie Janusch


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $14.95

“Wolf Haas is the real deal, and his arrival on the American book scene is long overdue.”
—Carl Hiaasen

THE FIRST INSPECTOR BRENNER NOVEL

The darkly comic book that launched the bestselling series . . .

Wolf Haas is firmly established as one of the world’s bestselling crime novelists. And now the novel that introduced Simon... Read more >
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Resurrection

Written by Wolf Haas
Translated by Annie Janusch


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $14.95

“Wolf Haas is the real deal, and his arrival on the American book scene is long overdue.”
—Carl Hiaasen

THE FIRST INSPECTOR BRENNER NOVEL

The darkly comic book that launched the bestselling series . . .

Wolf Haas is firmly established as one of the world’s bestselling crime novelists. And now the novel that introduced Simon... Read more >
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Autobiography of a Corpse
Autobiography of a Corpse
Written by Sigizmund Krzhizhanovsky, Translated by Joanne Turnbull, Introduction by Adam Thirlwell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590176702
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Autobiography of a Corpse

Written by Sigizmund Krzhizhanovsky
Translated by Joanne Turnbull
Introduction by Adam Thirlwell


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $15.95

An NYRB Classics Original

The stakes are wildly high in Sigizmund Krzhizhanovsky’s fantastic and blackly comic philosophical fables, which abound in nested narratives and wild paradoxes. This new collection of eleven mind-bending and spellbinding tales includes some of Krzhizhanovsky’s most dazzling conceits: a provincial journalist who moves to Moscow finds his existence... Read more >
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