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A Blink of the Screen
Collected Shorter Fiction
Written by Terry Pratchett
Read by Michael Fenton Stevens and Stephen Briggs
Foreword by A. S. Byatt


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $22.50

A collection of short fiction from Terry Pratchett, spanning the whole of his writing career from schooldays to Discworld and the present day.
 
In the four decades since his first book appeared in print, Terry Pratchett has become one of the world's best-selling and best-loved authors. Here for the first time are... Read more >
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A Blink of the Screen

(Available March 17, 2015)
A Blink of the Screen
Written by Terry Pratchett, Foreword by A. S. Byatt
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385538329
Our Price: $26.95
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A Blink of the Screen
Collected Shorter Fiction
Written by Terry Pratchett
Foreword by A. S. Byatt


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $26.95

A collection of short fiction from Terry Pratchett, spanning the whole of his writing career from schooldays to Discworld and the present day.
 
In the four decades since his first book appeared in print, Terry Pratchett has become one of the world's best-selling and best-loved authors. Here for the first time are... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.
A Blink of the Screen
Collected Shorter Fiction
Written by Terry Pratchett


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $13.99

A collection of short fiction from Terry Pratchett, spanning the whole of his writing career from schooldays to Discworld and the present day.
 
In the four decades since his first book appeared in print, Terry Pratchett has become one of the world's best-selling and best-loved authors. Here for the first time are... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a hardcover.
Life of a Counterfeiter

(Available March 10, 2015)
Life of a Counterfeiter
Written by Yasushi Inoue, Translated by Michael Emmerich
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782270027
Our Price: $18.00
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Life of a Counterfeiter

Written by Yasushi Inoue
Translated by Michael Emmerich


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $18.00

A master forger lives in obscurity and disappointment, oppressed by the shadow of the artist whose work he copies. Unglamorous, unadorned lives such as this form the focus of Yasushi Inoue's tenderly observed, elegantly distilled short stories - two of which are appearing in English for the first time. With a haunting... Read more >
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Life of a Counterfeiter

Written by Yasushi Inoue
Translated by Michael Emmerich


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2015
Price: $14.99

A master forger lives in obscurity and disappointment, oppressed by the shadow of the artist whose work he copies. Unglamorous, unadorned lives such as this form the focus of Yasushi Inoue's tenderly observed, elegantly distilled short stories - two of which are appearing in English for the first time. With a haunting... Read more >
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Crow Fair

(Available March 3, 2015)
Crow Fair
Written by Thomas McGuane
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385350198
Our Price: $25.95
 Quantity: 1 
Crow Fair
Stories
Written by Thomas McGuane


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Price: $25.95

From one of our most deeply admired storytellers, author of the richly acclaimed Gallatin Canyon, his first collection in nine years.

Set in Thomas McGuane’s accustomed Big Sky country, with its mesmeric powers, these stories attest to the generous compass of his fellow feeling, as well as to his unique way with...

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Crow Fair
Stories
Written by Thomas McGuane


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Price: $12.99

From one of our most deeply admired storytellers, author of the richly acclaimed Gallatin Canyon, his first collection in nine years.

Set in Thomas McGuane’s accustomed Big Sky country, with its mesmeric powers, these stories attest to the generous compass of his fellow feeling, as well as to his unique way with...

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Problems with People

(Available March 3, 2015)
Problems with People
Written by David Guterson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345807427
Our Price: $14.95
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Problems with People

Written by David Guterson


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Price: $14.95

These ten wise, extraordinary tales explore the mysteries of love and our complex desire for connection. Spanning wide and diverse geographies—America, Nepal, South Africa, Germany—they showcase Guterson’s gifts for psychological nuance, emotional suspense, and evocation of the natural world.
        In these pages, we meet, among others...

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The Devil is a Black Dog
Stories from the Middle East and Beyond
Written by Sandor Jaszberenyi
Translated by M. Henderson Ellis


Format: eBook0
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $14.95

In the nineteen extraordinary stories that comprise The Devil Is a Black Dog and Other Stories, writer and photojournalist Sándor Jászberényi shows us the human side of war and revolution in the contemporary Middle East and Africa, and of the social upheaval that has held Eastern Europe in its grip since... Read more >
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Lucky Alan
Lucky Alan
Written by Jonathan Lethem
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385539814
Our Price: $24.95
 Quantity: 1 
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Lucky Alan
And Other Stories
Written by Jonathan Lethem


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $24.95

The incomparable Jonathan Lethem returns with nine stories that demonstrate his mastery of the short form.

Jonathan Lethem’s third collection of stories uncovers a father’s nervous breakdown at SeaWorld in “Pending Vegan”; a foundling child rescued from the woods during a blizzard in “Traveler Home”; a political prisoner in a hole in a Brooklyn... Read more >
Lucky Alan
Lucky Alan
Written by Jonathan Lethem
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385539821
Our Price: $12.99
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Lucky Alan
And Other Stories
Written by Jonathan Lethem


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $12.99

The incomparable Jonathan Lethem returns with nine stories that demonstrate his mastery of the short form.

Jonathan Lethem’s third collection of stories uncovers a father’s nervous breakdown at SeaWorld in “Pending Vegan”; a foundling child rescued from the woods during a blizzard in “Traveler Home”; a political prisoner in a hole in a Brooklyn... Read more >
Lucky Alan
Lucky Alan
Written by Jonathan Lethem, Read by Various
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9781101913420
Our Price: $25.00
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Lucky Alan
And Other Stories
Written by Jonathan Lethem
Read by Various


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc0
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $25.00

The incomparable Jonathan Lethem returns with nine brilliant stories that prove he is a master of the short form as well as the novel.

     Jonathan Lethem stretches new literary muscles in this scintillating new collection of stories. Some of these tales—such as "Pending Vegan," which wonderfully captures a parental ache and... Read more >
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Lucky Alan
Lucky Alan
Written by Jonathan Lethem, Read by Various
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9781101913437
Our Price: $10.00

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Lucky Alan
And Other Stories
Written by Jonathan Lethem
Read by Various


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $10.00

The incomparable Jonathan Lethem returns with nine brilliant stories that prove he is a master of the short form as well as the novel.

     Jonathan Lethem stretches new literary muscles in this scintillating new collection of stories. Some of these tales—such as "Pending Vegan," which wonderfully captures a parental ache and... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook and a hardcover.
A Useless Man
Selected Stories
Written by Sait Faik Abasiyanik
Translated by Maureen Freely and Alexander Dawe


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $18.00

Sait Faik Abasiyanik was born in Adapazari in 1906 and died of cirrhosis in Istanbul in 1954. He wrote twelve books of short stories, two novels, and a book of poetry. His stories celebrate the natural world and trace the plight of iconic characters in society: ancient coffeehouse proprietors and priests... Read more >
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The Frangipani Hotel
The Frangipani Hotel
Written by Violet Kupersmith
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812983470
Our Price: $15.00
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The Frangipani Hotel
Fiction
Written by Violet Kupersmith


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2015
Price: $15.00

An extraordinarily compelling debut—ghost stories that grapple with the legacy of the Vietnam War
 
A beautiful young woman appears fully dressed in an overflowing bathtub at the Frangipani Hotel in Hanoi. A jaded teenage girl in Houston befriends an older Vietnamese gentleman she discovers naked behind a dumpster. A trucker... Read more >
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The Room
The Room
Written by Jonas Karlsson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804139984
Our Price: $14.00
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The Room
A Novel
Written by Jonas Karlsson


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2015
Price: $14.00

Funny, clever, surreal, and thought-provoking, this Kafkaesque masterpiece introduces the unforgettable Bjorn, an exceptionally meticulous office worker striving to live life on his own terms.
 
      Bjorn is a compulsive, meticulous bureaucrat who discovers a secret room at the government office where he works--a secret room that no one else in... Read more >
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The Room
The Room
Written by Jonas Karlsson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804139991
Our Price: $9.99
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The Room
A Novel
Written by Jonas Karlsson


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2015
Price: $9.99

Funny, clever, surreal, and thought-provoking, this Kafkaesque masterpiece introduces the unforgettable Bjorn, an exceptionally meticulous office worker striving to live life on his own terms.
 
      Bjorn is a compulsive, meticulous bureaucrat who discovers a secret room at the government office where he works--a secret room that no one else in... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.
The Room
The Room
Written by Jonas Karlsson, Read by George Newbern
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553409994
Our Price: $12.00

For more information about downloading this audiobook
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The Room
A Novel
Written by Jonas Karlsson
Read by George Newbern


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: February 17, 2015
Price: $12.00

Funny, clever, surreal, and thought-provoking, this Kafkaesque masterpiece introduces the unforgettable Bjorn, an exceptionally meticulous office worker striving to live life on his own terms.
 
      Bjorn is a compulsive, meticulous bureaucrat who discovers a secret room at the government office where he works--a secret room that no one else in... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Martin and John
Martin and John
Written by Dale Peck
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616954840
Our Price: $16.00
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Martin and John

Written by Dale Peck


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

Dale Peck’s debut is a tour de force of shifting identities in which Martin and John find each other again and again: in a trailer park, a highend jewelry store, a Kansas barn, and later, in New York City, living under the shadow of the AIDS epidemic. Though their names remain... Read more >
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Martin and John

Written by Dale Peck


Format: eBook0
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $16.00

Dale Peck’s debut is a tour de force of shifting identities in which Martin and John find each other again and again: in a trailer park, a highend jewelry store, a Kansas barn, and later, in New York City, living under the shadow of the AIDS epidemic. Though their names remain... Read more >
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Collected Stories
Collected Stories
Written by Henry James
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375712845
Our Price: $3.99
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Collected Stories
Volume 1
Written by Henry James


Format: eBook, 1280 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2015
Price: $3.99

Encompassing a period of almost fifty years, the stories of Henry James represent the most remarkable feat of sustained literary creation in modern times. For sheer richness, variety and intensity, they have no equal in fiction, enabling us to trace the evolution of a great writer in the finest detail. This... Read more >
Get in Trouble
Get in Trouble
Written by Kelly Link
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804179683
Our Price: $25.00
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Get in Trouble
Stories
Written by Kelly Link


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $25.00

LOS ANGELES TIMES BESTSELLER

She has been hailed by Michael Chabon as “the most darkly playful voice in American fiction” and by Neil Gaiman as “a national treasure.” Now Kelly Link’s eagerly awaited new collection—her first for adult readers in a decade—proves indelibly that this bewitchingly original writer is among the finest... Read more >
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Get in Trouble
Get in Trouble
Written by Kelly Link
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804179713
Our Price: $12.99
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Get in Trouble
Stories
Written by Kelly Link


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $12.99

LOS ANGELES TIMES BESTSELLER

She has been hailed by Michael Chabon as “the most darkly playful voice in American fiction” and by Neil Gaiman as “a national treasure.” Now Kelly Link’s eagerly awaited new collection—her first for adult readers in a decade—proves indelibly that this bewitchingly original writer is among the finest... Read more >
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Get In Trouble
Get In Trouble
Written by Kelly Link, Read by Various
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553399547
Our Price: $40.00
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Get In Trouble
Stories
Written by Kelly Link
Read by Various


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc0
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $40.00

She has been hailed by Michael Chabon as “the most darkly playful voice in American fiction” and by Neil Gaiman as “a national treasure.” Now Kelly Link’s eagerly awaited new collection—her first for adult readers in a decade—proves indelibly that this bewitchingly original writer is among the finest we have.
 
Link has... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download.
Get In Trouble
Get In Trouble
Written by Kelly Link, Read by Various
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553399554
Our Price: $20.00

For more information about downloading this audiobook
visit our Audiobook Download FAQ page.

Get In Trouble
Stories
Written by Kelly Link
Read by Various


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $20.00

She has been hailed by Michael Chabon as “the most darkly playful voice in American fiction” and by Neil Gaiman as “a national treasure.” Now Kelly Link’s eagerly awaited new collection—her first for adult readers in a decade—proves indelibly that this bewitchingly original writer is among the finest we have.
 
Link has... Read more >
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