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Hopscotch, Blow-Up, We Love Glenda So Much

(Available August 12, 2014)
Hopscotch, Blow-Up, We Love Glenda So Much
Written by Julio Cortazar, Introduction by Ilan Stavans
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375712661
Our Price: $26.95
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Hopscotch, Blow-Up, We Love Glenda So Much

Written by Julio Cortazar
Introduction by Ilan Stavans


Format: Hardcover, 952 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $26.95

In time for his centenary: two groundbreaking works from a major figure of world literature, one of the founders of the Latin American Boom. EVERYMAN'S LIBRARY CONTEMPORARY CLASSICS.

With these two books--the "counter-novel" Hopscotch and the short-story collection Blow-Up--Cortázar earned a place among the most innovative authors of the twentieth century. Hopscotch... Read more >
Blow-Up
And Other Stories
Written by Julio Cortazar


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $11.99

A young girl spends her summer vacation in a country house where a tiger roams . . . A man reading a mystery finds out too late that he is the murderer's victim . . . In the fifteen stories collected here—including "Blow-Up," which was the basis for Michelangelo Antonioni's film... Read more >
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Moral Disorder: A Story
from the collection Moral Disorder and Other Stories
Written by Margaret Atwood


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

The author of such towering novels as The Handmaid’s Tale, The Blind Assassin, and Oryx and Crake, Margaret Atwood creates worlds just as vividly in her short fiction. In the title story from her acclaimed collection of linked stories Moral Disorder, Margaret Atwood takes us to the farm.

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The Outing
from the collection Going to Meet the Man
Written by James Baldwin


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

In James Baldwin’s classic short story, “The Outing,” from Going to Meet the Man, a Harlem church group escapes the city for a summer day-trip of prayer and, more importantly, romance.  

Every summer, the Harlem Mount of Olives Pentecostal Assembly gives an outing, around the Fourth of July. There... Read more >
Vissi d'Arte
from the collection Like Life
Written by Lorrie Moore


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

A classic Lorrie Moore story from her beloved collection Like Life, “Vissi d’Arte” is funny, bright, a little sad, biting: a brokenhearted love song to art and New York City.

 
Harry is a playwright who lives in Times Square. His bathroom floods; his surgeon girlfriend has left for the Upper... Read more >
Death and The Flower

Written by Koji Suzuki


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $12.99

Death and the Flower is a collection of six short stories centered on the themes of family and peril. The title is derived from a Keith Jarrett album of the same name. Read more >
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If It Is Your Life

(Available July 15, 2014)
If It Is Your Life
Written by James Kelman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590516225
Our Price: $15.95
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If It Is Your Life

Written by James Kelman


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $15.95

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If It Is Your Life

Written by James Kelman


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $15.95

Giving voice to the dispossessed and crafting stories of lives held in the balance, James Kelman reaches us all. Penetrating deeply into the hearts, minds, and desperation of characters who find themselves in everyday situations—in the hospital, at a bus stop, in a living room with the endless roar of the... Read more >
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Death and The Flower
Death and The Flower
Written by Koji Suzuki
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781934287002
Our Price: $20.95
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Death and The Flower

Written by Koji Suzuki


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $20.95

Death and the Flower is a collection of six short stories centered on the themes of family and peril. The title is derived from a Keith Jarrett album of the same name. Read more >
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Forensic Songs
Forensic Songs
Written by Mike McCormack
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616954147
Our Price: $15.00
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Forensic Songs

Written by Mike McCormack


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $15.00

In his second collection of short stories, Mike McCormack joins head and heart in a series of tales which weave a fluid vision of a world morphing between the real and the hyperreal.

Amid much hollow laughter a prisoner is drawn from his cell in the middle of the night to play... Read more >
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Forensic Songs

Written by Mike McCormack


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $15.00

In his second collection of short stories, Mike McCormack joins head and heart in a series of tales which weave a fluid vision of a world morphing between the real and the hyperreal.

Amid much hollow laughter a prisoner is drawn from his cell in the middle of the night to play... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Magic for Beginners
Magic for Beginners
Written by Kelly Link, Illustrated by Shelley Jackson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812986518
Our Price: $15.00
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Magic for Beginners
Stories
Written by Kelly Link
Illustrated by Shelley Jackson


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2014
Price: $15.00

Perfect for readers of George Saunders, Karen Russell, Neil Gaiman, and Aimee Bender, Magic for Beginners is an exquisite, dreamlike dispatch from a virtuoso storyteller who can do seemingly anything. Kelly Link reconstructs modern life through an intoxicating prism, conjuring up unforgettable worlds with humor and humanity. These stories are at... Read more >
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Magic for Beginners
Magic for Beginners
Written by Kelly Link, Read by Various
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553399240
Our Price: $20.00

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Magic for Beginners
Stories
Written by Kelly Link
Read by Various


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: July 1, 2014
Price: $20.00

Perfect for readers of George Saunders, Karen Russell, Neil Gaiman, and Aimee Bender, Magic for Beginners is an exquisite, dreamlike dispatch from a virtuoso storyteller who can do seemingly anything. Kelly Link reconstructs modern life through an intoxicating prism, conjuring up unforgettable worlds with humor and humanity. These stories are at... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Lost in the Funhouse
Lost in the Funhouse
Written by John Barth
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804152501
Our Price: $11.99
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Lost in the Funhouse

Written by John Barth


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: June 25, 2014
Price: $11.99

Barth's lively, highly original collection of short pieces is a major landmark of experimental fiction.  Though many of the stories gathered here were published separately, there are several themes common to them all, giving them new meaning in the context of this collection. Read more >
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The Professor and the Siren
The Professor and the Siren
Written by Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa, Translated by Stephen Twilley, Introduction by Marina Warner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590177198
Our Price: $12.95
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The Professor and the Siren

Written by Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa
Translated by Stephen Twilley
Introduction by Marina Warner


Format: Trade Paperback, 104 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $12.95

An NYRB Classics Original

In the last two years of his life, the Sicilian aristocrat Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa wrote not only the internationally celebrated novel The Leopard but also three shorter pieces of fiction, brought together here in a new translation.

“The Professor and the Siren,” like The... Read more >
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The Professor and the Siren

Written by Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa
Translated by Stephen Twilley
Introduction by Marina Warner


Format: eBook, 104 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $12.95

An NYRB Classics Original

In the last two years of his life, the Sicilian aristocrat Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa wrote not only the internationally celebrated novel The Leopard but also three shorter pieces of fiction, brought together here in a new translation.

“The Professor and the Siren,” like The Leopard, meditates on the past and the... Read more >
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Natural Histories
Natural Histories
Written by Guadalupe Nettel, Translated by J. T. Lichtenstein
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609805517
Our Price: $18.95
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Natural Histories
Stories
Written by Guadalupe Nettel
Translated by J. T. Lichtenstein


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $18.95

Siamese fighting fish, cockroaches, cats, a snake, and a strange fungus all serve here as mirrors that reflect the unconfessable aspects of human nature buried within us. The traits and fates of these animals illuminate such deeply natural, human experiences as the cruelty born of cohabitation, the desire to reproduce and... Read more >
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Natural Histories
Stories
Written by Guadalupe Nettel
Translated by J. T. Lichtenstein


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $18.95

Siamese fighting fish, cockroaches, cats, a snake, and a strange fungus all serve here as mirrors that reflect the unconfessable aspects of human nature buried within us. The traits and fates of these animals illuminate such deeply natural, human experiences as the cruelty born of cohabitation, the desire to reproduce and... Read more >
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Problems with People
Problems with People
Written by David Guterson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385351485
Our Price: $25.95
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Problems with People
Stories
Written by David Guterson


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $25.95

Ten sharply observed, funny, and wise new stories from the best-selling author of Snow Falling on Cedars: stunning explorations of the mysteries of love and our complex desire for connection.

Ranging from youth to old age, the voices that inhabit Problems with People offer tender, unexpected, and always tightly focused accounts... Read more >
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Problems with People
Problems with People
Written by David Guterson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385351492
Our Price: $12.99
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Problems with People
Stories
Written by David Guterson


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $12.99

Ten sharply observed, funny, and wise new stories from the best-selling author of Snow Falling on Cedars: stunning explorations of the mysteries of love and our complex desire for connection.

Ranging from youth to old age, the voices that inhabit Problems with People offer tender, unexpected, and always tightly focused accounts... Read more >
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Jemima Shore at the Sunny Grave
Jemima Shore at the Sunny Grave
Written by Antonia Fraser
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804152518
Our Price: $5.99
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Jemima Shore at the Sunny Grave

Written by Antonia Fraser


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2014
Price: $5.99

A collection of Antonia Fraser's compelling stories exploring the dark hearts and lethal secrets of criminals.  This collection features the tale of the jealous wife who engineers revenge for the lovers who wronged her. Read more >
Inside Madeleine
Inside Madeleine
Written by Paula Bomer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616953096
Our Price: $16.00
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Inside Madeleine

Written by Paula Bomer


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $16.00

"With surgical insight, Inside Madeline delves into the most complex female territory imaginable and dissects until every honest bone is revealed. Bomer's prose doesn't flinch, doesn't filter—the bravery of these stories left me breathless.”
—Alissa Nutting, author of Tampa

From the author of Nine Months and Baby comes a daring new collection... Read more >
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Inside Madeleine

Written by Paula Bomer


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $15.00

"With surgical insight, Inside Madeline delves into the most complex female territory imaginable and dissects until every honest bone is revealed. Bomer's prose doesn't flinch, doesn't filter—the bravery of these stories left me breathless.”
—Alissa Nutting, author of Tampa

From the author of Nine Months and Baby comes a daring new collection... Read more >
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The Walls of Delhi
The Walls of Delhi
Written by Uday Prakash, Translated by Jason Grunebaum
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609805289
Our Price: $23.95
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The Walls of Delhi

Written by Uday Prakash
Translated by Jason Grunebaum


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $23.95

A street sweeper discovers a cache of black market money and escapes to see the Taj Mahal with his underage mistress; an Untouchable races to reclaim his life that’s been stolen by an upper-caste identity thief; a slum baby’s head gets bigger and bigger as he gets smarter and smarter, while... Read more >
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The Walls of Delhi

Written by Uday Prakash
Translated by Jason Grunebaum


Format: eBook, 280 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $23.95

A street sweeper discovers a cache of black market money and escapes to see the Taj Mahal with his underage mistress; an Untouchable races to reclaim his life that’s been stolen by an upper-caste identity thief; a slum baby’s head gets bigger and bigger as he gets smarter and smarter, while... Read more >
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