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Totempole
Totempole
Written by Sanford Friedman, Afterword by Peter Cameron
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590177617
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Totempole

Written by Sanford Friedman
Afterword by Peter Cameron


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $16.95

Totempole is Sanford Friedman’s radical coming-of-age novel, featuring Stephen Wolfe, a young Jewish boy growing up in New York City and its environs during the Depression and war years. In eight discrete chapters, which trace Stephen’s evolution from a two-year-old boy to a twenty-four-year-old man, Friedman describes with psychological acuity and... Read more >
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Totempole

Written by Sanford Friedman
Afterword by Peter Cameron


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $16.95

Totempole is Sanford Friedman’s radical coming-of-age novel, featuring Stephen Wolfe, a young Jewish boy growing up in New York City and its environs during the Depression and war years. In eight discrete chapters, which trace Stephen’s evolution from a two-year-old boy to a twenty-four-year-old man, Friedman describes with psychological acuity and... Read more >
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The Gallery

Written by John Horne Burns
Introduction by David Margolick and Paul Fussell


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2013
Price: $18.95

"The first book of real magnitude to come out of the last war." —John Dos Passos
 
John Horne Burns brought The Gallery back from World War II, and on publication in 1947 it became a critically-acclaimed bestseller. However, Burns's early death at the age of 36 led to the subsequent neglect of... Read more >
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Vertigo Park And Other Tall Tales
Vertigo Park And Other Tall Tales
Written by Mark o'Donnell
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ISBN: 9780307829177
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Vertigo Park And Other Tall Tales

Written by Mark o'Donnell


Format: eBook, 152 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2013
Price: $14.99

A hilarious and wickedly original collection of pieces and cartoons by one of America’s funniest writers.
 
The title story (as sweeping as any novel but without the annoying length, more glamorous than a miniseries but without commercial interruption) follows a tragic (not to give anything away) love triangle (an idealistic screen goddess... Read more >
Landscape with Traveler
Landscape with Traveler
Written by Barry Gifford
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804992
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Landscape with Traveler
The Pillow Book of Francis Reeves
Written by Barry Gifford


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $13.95

Landscape with Traveler: The Pillow Book of Francis Reeves is Barry Gifford’s first full-length novel. In print for the first time in fifteen years, Landscape with Traveler is written as the protagonist's diary—inspired by the first century Japanese writer Sei Shōnagon’s pillow book—and structured as three acclaimed short novels bound into... Read more >
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Landscape with Traveler
The Pillow Book of Francis Reeves
Written by Barry Gifford


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $13.95

Landscape with Traveler: The Pillow Book of Francis Reeves is Barry Gifford’s first full-length novel. In print for the first time in fifteen years, Landscape with Traveler is written as the protagonist's diary—inspired by the first century Japanese writer Sei Shōnagon’s pillow book—and structured as three acclaimed short novels bound into... Read more >
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Giovanni's Room
Giovanni's Room
Written by James Baldwin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345806574
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Giovanni's Room

Written by James Baldwin


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $9.99

Set in the 1950s Paris of American expatriates, liaisons, and violence, a young man finds himself caught between desire and conventional morality. With a sharp, probing imagination, James Baldwin's now-classic narrative delves into the mystery of loving and creates a moving, highly controversial story of death and passion that reveals the... Read more >
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Giovanni's Room
Giovanni's Room
Written by James Baldwin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345806567
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Giovanni's Room

Written by James Baldwin


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: September 12, 2013
Price: $14.00

Set in the 1950s Paris of American expatriates, liaisons, and violence, a young man finds himself caught between desire and conventional morality. With a sharp, probing imagination, James Baldwin's now-classic narrative delves into the mystery of loving and creates a moving, highly controversial story of death and passion that reveals the... Read more >
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The Albino Album
The Albino Album
Written by Chavisa Woods
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ISBN: 9781609804763
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The Albino Album
A Novel
Written by Chavisa Woods


Format: Trade Paperback, 560 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $19.95

Emerging author Chavisa Woods has been noted for capturing a "strange, troubling vision of domestic life in the rural U.S." (Go Magazine). Here she presents a technicolored vision of rural adolescence, the story of a girl with an unpronounceable name—a fiery, unhinged, growling, big-hearted country girl in a dirty black tutu...

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The Albino Album
A Novel
Written by Chavisa Woods


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $19.95

Emerging author Chavisa Woods has been noted for capturing a "strange, troubling vision of domestic life in the rural U.S." (Go Magazine). Here she presents a technicolored vision of rural adolescence, the story of a girl with an unpronounceable name—a fiery, unhinged, growling, big-hearted country girl in a dirty black tutu...

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The Five Acts of Diego Leon
The Five Acts of Diego Leon
Written by Alex Espinoza
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812984637
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The Five Acts of Diego Leon
A Novel
Written by Alex Espinoza


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $13.99

Acclaimed author Alex Espinoza, whose writing Lisa See has called “fresh, magical, beautiful, and evocative,” returns with a captivating, unforgettable novel set in Hollywood’s Golden Age, as a gifted and determined young man leaves Mexico—and everything he’s ever known—to follow his dreams.
 
Growing up in a rural village at the... Read more >
Mundo Cruel
Mundo Cruel
Written by Luis Negron, Translated by Suzanne Jill Levine
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804183
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Mundo Cruel
Stories
Written by Luis Negron
Translated by Suzanne Jill Levine


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $13.95

Luis Negrón’s debut collection reveals the intimate world of a small community in Puerto Rico joined together by its transgressive sexuality. The writing straddles the shifting line between pure, unadorned storytelling and satire, exploring the sometimes hilarious and sometimes heartbreaking nature of survival in a decidedly cruel world. Read more >
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Mundo Cruel
Stories
Written by Luis Negron
Translated by Suzanne Jill Levine


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $13.95

Luis Negrón’s debut collection reveals the intimate world of a small community in Puerto Rico joined together by its transgressive sexuality. The writing straddles the shifting line between pure, unadorned storytelling and satire, exploring the sometimes hilarious and sometimes heartbreaking nature of survival in a decidedly cruel world.


From the Trade Paperback... Read more >
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The Summer They Came
The Summer They Came
Written by William Storandt
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588360557
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The Summer They Came
A Novel
Written by William Storandt


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 23, 2013
Price: $14.99

There was a time when the seaside town of Long Spit was known only to a few wealthy families and a straggle of New England beachgoers. But when gay developers from Man-hattan, searching for a new place for summer shares and tea dances, get a look at its gently curving beaches... Read more >
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And This Too Shall Pass
And This Too Shall Pass
Written by E. Lynn Harris
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307831743
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And This Too Shall Pass
A Novel
Written by E. Lynn Harris


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: November 28, 2012
Price: $11.99

A stellar quarterback, an ambitious sportscaster. What happens when rising stars collide?In And This Too Shall Pass, Harris takes us into the locker rooms and newsrooms of Chicago, where four lives are about to intersect in romance and scandal. At the heart of the novel is the celibate Zurich, a rookiequarterback... Read more >
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Just As I Am
Just As I Am
Written by E. Lynn Harris
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307831736
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Just As I Am
A Novel
Written by E. Lynn Harris


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: November 28, 2012
Price: $11.99

E. Lynn Harris's blend of rich, romantic  storytelling and controversial contemporary issues like  race and bisexuality have found an enthusiastic and  diverse audience across America. Readers celebrate  the arrival in paperback of his second novel,  Just As I Am, which picks up where  Invisible Life left off,  introducing Harris's appealing and authentic characters to a  new set of joys... Read more >
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We Think The World of You

Written by J.R. Ackerley
Introduction by P.N. Furbank


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 31, 2012
Price: $14.95

We Think the World of You combines acute social realism and dark fantasy, and was described by J.R. Ackerley as “a fairy tale for adults.” Frank, the narrator, is a middle-aged civil servant, intelligent, acerbic, self-righteous, angry. He is in love with Johnny, a young, married, working-class man with a sweetly... Read more >
The Cold Commands
The Cold Commands
Written by Richard K. Morgan
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ISBN: 9780345493071
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The Cold Commands

Written by Richard K. Morgan


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2012
Price: $16.00

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
Kirkus Reviews  • Fantasy Book Critic


“Pulpy and hard-core, but with a heart of gold.”—io9

The otherworldly Kiriath once used their advanced technology to save the world from the dark magic of the Aldrain, only to depart as mysteriously as they arrived. Now one... Read more >
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The Absolutist
The Absolutist
Written by John Boyne
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ISBN: 9781590515525
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The Absolutist

Written by John Boyne


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $16.95

“A novel of immeasurable sadness, in a league with Graham Greene’s The End of the Affair. John Boyne is very, very good at portraying the destructive power of a painfully kept secret.”
John Irving

A masterfully told tale of passion, jealousy, heroism and betrayal set in the gruesome trenches of World War...
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The Absolutist

Written by John Boyne


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $14.99

A masterfully told tale of passion, jealousy, heroism and betrayal set in the gruesome trenches of World War I.

It is September 1919: twenty-one-year-old Tristan Sadler takes a train from London to Norwich to deliver a package of letters to the sister of Will Bancroft, the man he fought alongside during the... Read more >
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Beginnings and Ends (Short Story)
Beginnings and Ends (Short Story)
Written by Suzanne Brockmann
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345540539
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Beginnings and Ends (Short Story)

Written by Suzanne Brockmann


Format: eBook, 35 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2012
Price: $1.99

Suzanne Brockmann, bestselling author of When Tony Met Adam and the pulse-pounding Troubleshooters series, has been hailed by USA Today as a “superstar of romantic suspense.” In this original short story, available exclusively as an eBook, Brockmann returns with two of her most beloved characters from the Troubleshooters world: operative Jules... Read more >
Jeremy Thrane
Jeremy Thrane
Written by Kate Christensen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307807380
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Jeremy Thrane
A Novel
Written by Kate Christensen


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2011
Price: $9.99

From the author of the highly acclaimed In the Drink, a smart and sexy exploration of New York and its customs through the eyes of a disillusioned, yet secretly hopeful, gay man.

Jeremy Thrane is a thirty-five-year-old writer in love with a married man. For years, Jeremy has posed... Read more >
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The Cold Commands
The Cold Commands
Written by Richard K. Morgan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345523037
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The Cold Commands

Written by Richard K. Morgan


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $11.99

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
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“Pulpy and hard-core, but with a heart of gold.”—io9

The otherworldly Kiriath once used their advanced technology to save the world from the dark magic of the Aldrain, only to depart as mysteriously as they arrived. Now one... Read more >
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The Swimming-Pool Library
The Swimming-Pool Library
Written by Alan Hollinghurst
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307806604
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The Swimming-Pool Library

Written by Alan Hollinghurst


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: September 21, 2011
Price: $11.99

A literary sensation and bestseller both in England and America, The Swimming-Pool Library is an enthralling, darkly erotic novel of homosexuality before the scourge of AIDS; an elegy, possessed of chilling clarity, for ways of life that can no longer be lived with impunity. "Impeccably composed and meticulously particular in its... Read more >
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Getting Over Homer
Getting Over Homer
Written by Mark o'Donnell
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307801647
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Getting Over Homer

Written by Mark o'Donnell


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: July 13, 2011
Price: $9.99

"Wise and forgiving . . . tough-minded and tender-hearted" (The New York Times), this delicious "coming of middle age" novel takes a lyrical, winsome, and genuinely side-splitting look at the heartbreak, aging, the search for home, and the madness of love between two mismatched men. "A stylish mix of humorous irony... Read more >
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