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Washington Square
Washington Square
Written by Henry James, Introduction by Arthur Phillips
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307961426
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Washington Square

Written by Henry James
Introduction by Arthur Phillips


Format: Hardcover, 232 pages
On Sale: February 5, 2013
Price: $22.00

Washington Square is one of Henry James’s most appealing and popular novels, with the most straightforward plot and style of any of his works.

Set in the genteel New York of James’s early childhood, it is a tale of cruelty laced with comedy. Dr. Austin Sloper is a wealthy and domineering... Read more >
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The Diamond as Big as the Ritz
The Diamond as Big as the Ritz
Written by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612192208
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The Diamond as Big as the Ritz

Written by F. Scott Fitzgerald


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $10.00

Although this novella stands out from his body of work in that it’s a playful yet sinister fairy tale, it brilliantly fuses F. Scott Fitzgerald’s ongoing lush fantasies about the extremes of wealth with his much more somber understanding of what underpins it.  Loosely inspired by a summer he spent as... Read more >
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The Diamond as Big as the Ritz

Written by F. Scott Fitzgerald


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $10.00

Although this novella stands out from his body of work in that it’s a playful yet sinister fairy tale, it brilliantly fuses F. Scott Fitzgerald’s ongoing lush fantasies about the extremes of wealth with his much more somber understanding of what underpins it.  Loosely inspired by a summer he spent as... Read more >
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Ecstasy

Written by Louis Couperus
Translated by Alexander Teixeira de Mattos and John Gray


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $11.99

This is one of Couperus's most powerful novels. A brilliant observer of fin-de-siècle Dutch society, his works are characterised by perfect characterisation, exquisite description and a mordant wit, which brought comparisons to Oscar Wilde. Read more >
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Glimpses of the Moon

Written by Edith Wharton


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $14.99

Nick Lansing and Susy Branch are young, attractive, but impoverished New Yorkers. They are in love and decide to marry, but realise their chances of happiness are slim without the wealth and society that their more privileged friends take for granted. Nick and Susy agree to separate when either encounters a... Read more >
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Inevitable

Written by Louis Couperus
Translated by Paul Vincent


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $14.99

Cornelie De Retz Van Loo, a twenty-three-year-old divorcee from an upper-class Hague milieu, tries with mixed feelings to begin a new life in Italy. After some time in Rome, she discovers that Italy itself can never bring her the consolation she seeks, and writes a pamphlet on "The Social Position of... Read more >
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Jarmila

Written by Ernst Weiss
Translated by Petra Howard-Wuerz and Rebecca Morrison


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $14.99

Set in the idyllic landscape of rural Bohemia in the 1930s, this is the tragic love story of Jarmila, the village beauty, and a toy maker who falls under her siren spell. The wife of the far older local feather-merchant, Jarmila enjoys all the pleasures her husband's wealth can buy, yet... Read more >
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Laura
A Journey into the Crystal
Written by George Sand
Translated by Sue Dyson


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $14.99

While working for his uncle, Alexis Hartz is introduced to Laura who shares his scientific interests, and in particular his fascination for crystals. To his amazement Laura has discovered a way to enter this alluring world and together they travel the vast and glittering landscape. But it cannot last forever. Read more >
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Letter from an Unknown Woman and Other Stories

Written by Stefan Zweig
Translated by Anthea Bell


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $9.99

These four Stefan Zweig stories newly translated by the award-winning Anthea Bell, are among his most celebrated and compelling work. The titular tale is a devastating depiction of unrequited love, which inspired a classic Hollywood film, directed by Max Ophüls and starring Joane Fontaine.
Elsewhere in the collection, a young man mistakes... Read more >
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The Man Who Sees Ghosts

Written by Friedrich von Schiller
Translated by David Bryer


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $12.99

One of Germany's greatest writers, Schiller is best known for his influential dramatic works. The Man Who Sees Ghosts, his only novel, was first published in 1789 and proved to be his most popular work, mainly owing to its masterful treatment of the then fashionable theme of the occult. While in... Read more >
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School for Love

Written by Olivia Manning
Introduction by Jane Smiley


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $22.95

Jerusalem in 1945 is a city in flux: refugees from the war in Europe fill its streets and cafés, the British colonial mandate is coming to an end, and tensions are on the rise between the Arab and Jewish populations. Felix Latimer, a recently orphaned teenager, arrives in Jerusalem from Baghdad... Read more >
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Tuf Voyaging
Tuf Voyaging
Written by George R.R. Martin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345537997
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Tuf Voyaging

Written by George R.R. Martin


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $16.00

Long before A Game of Thrones became an international phenomenon, #1 New York Times bestselling author George R. R. Martin had taken his loyal readers across the cosmos. Now back in print after almost ten years, Tuf Voyaging is the story of quirky and endearing Haviland Tuf, an unlikely hero just... Read more >
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Tuf Voyaging
Tuf Voyaging
Written by George R.R. Martin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345538642
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Tuf Voyaging

Written by George R.R. Martin


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $11.99

Long before A Game of Thrones became an international phenomenon, #1 New York Times bestselling author George R. R. Martin had taken his loyal readers across the cosmos. Now back in print after almost ten years, Tuf Voyaging is the story of quirky and endearing Haviland Tuf, an unlikely hero just... Read more >
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Twilight and Moonbeam Alley

Written by Stefan Zweig
Translated by Anthea Bell


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $14.99

Twilight is the story of a fashionable lady who is banished from Versailles by the king. She tries to make the best of living on her country estate, but although she entertains lovers and friends from Paris, she comes to find it intolerable. Life at court, for all its essential emptiness... Read more >
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These 13
These 13
Written by William Faulkner
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307799685
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These 13

Written by William Faulkner


Format: eBook, 204 pages
On Sale: January 16, 2013
Price: $11.99

A collection of thirteen short stories by William Faulkner.

“I’m a failed poet. Maybe every novelist wants to write poetry first, finds he can’t and then tries the short story which is the most demanding form after poetry. And failing that, only then does he take up novel writing.” —William Faulkner Read more >
The Woman Destroyed
The Woman Destroyed
Written by Simone De Beauvoir
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307832177
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The Woman Destroyed

Written by Simone De Beauvoir


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: January 9, 2013
Price: $11.99

In three “immensely intelligent stories about the decay of passion” (The Sunday Herald Times [London]), Simone de Beauvoir draws us into the lives of three women, all past their first youth, all facing unexpected crises.
 
Enthralling as faction, suffused with de Beauvoir’s remarkable insights into women, The Woman Destroyed gives us a...

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Alicia en el país de las maravillas
Alicia en el país de las maravillas
Written by Lewis Carroll
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307832597
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Alicia en el país de las maravillas

Written by Lewis Carroll


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: December 5, 2012
Price: $9.99

El clásico que traspasa el umbral que separa la realidad del sueño.
 
En Alicia en el país de las maravillas, la joven Alicia es transportada a través de una conejera a un mundo de maravillas y extravagancias. Ahí encontrará seres absolutamente estrambóticos: el gato de Cheshire, un gato sonriente que aparece y... Read more >
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The Castle
The Castle
Written by Franz Kafka
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307829481
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The Castle
A New Translation Based on the Restored Text
Written by Franz Kafka


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: December 5, 2012
Price: $8.99

Translated and with a preface by Mark Harman

Left unfinished by Kafka in 1922 and not published until 1926, two years after his death, The Castle is the haunting tale of K.’s relentless, unavailing struggle with an inscrutable authority in order to gain access to the Castle. Scrupulously following the fluidity and...

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Frankenstein
Frankenstein
Written by Mary Shelley
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307832603
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Frankenstein
En Español
Written by Mary Shelley


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: December 5, 2012
Price: $3.99

En el verano de 1816, el poeta Percy Bysshe Shelley y su esposa Mary se reunieron con Lord Byron y su médico Polidori en una villa a orillas del lago Leman. A instancias de Lord Byron y para animar una velada tormentosa, decidieron que cada uno inventaría una historia de fantasmas. La... Read more >
Climates
Climates
Written by Andre Maurois, Translated by Adriana Hunter
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590515389
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Climates

Written by Andre Maurois
Translated by Adriana Hunter


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: December 4, 2012
Price: $15.95

Written in 1928 by French biographer and novelist Andre Maurois, Climates became a best seller in France and all over Europe. The first 100,000 copies printed of its Russian translation sold out the day they appeared in Moscow bookstores. This magnificently written novel about a double conjugal failure is imbued with... Read more >
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Climates

Written by Andre Maurois
Translated by Adriana Hunter


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: December 4, 2012
Price: $14.95

Written in 1928 by French biographer and novelist Andre Maurois, Climates became a best seller in France and all over Europe. The first 100,000 copies printed of its Russian translation sold out the day they appeared in Moscow bookstores. This magnificently written novel about a double conjugal failure is imbued with... Read more >
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To a God Unknown
To a God Unknown
Written by John Steinbeck, Read by Jonathan Davis, Introduction by Robert DeMott
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9781101596869
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To a God Unknown

Written by John Steinbeck
Read by Jonathan Davis
Introduction by Robert DeMott


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 29, 2012
Price: $29.95

Set in familiar Steinbeck territory, To a God Unknown is a mystical tale, exploring one man's attempt to control the forces of nature and, ultimately, to understand the ways of God. Read more >
The Queen of Spades and Selected Works

Written by Alexander Pushkin
Translated by Antony Briggs


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 27, 2012
Price: $14.99

"The Queen of Spades" is one of the most famous tales in Russian literature, and inspired the eponymous opera by Tchaikovsky; in "The Stationmaster", from The Tales of the Late Ivan Petrovich Belkin, Pushkin reworks the parable of the Prodigal Son; "Tsar Nikita and his Forty Daughters" is one of Pushkin’s... Read more >
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The Trail of the Serpent
The Trail of the Serpent
Written by Mary Braddon, Edited by Chris Willis, Introduction by Sarah Waters
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307828842
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The Trail of the Serpent

Written by Mary Braddon
Edited by Chris Willis
Introduction by Sarah Waters


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2012
Price: $2.99

Mary Elizabeth Braddon (1837–1915), Victorian England’s bestselling woman writer, blends Dickensian humor with chilling suspense in this “exuberantly campy” (Kirkus Reviews) mystery. The novel features Jabez North, a manipulative orphan who becomes a ruthless killer; Valerie de Cevennes, a stunning heiress who falls into North’s diabolical trap; and Mr. Peters, a... Read more >
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Anna Karenina: The Screenplay
Anna Karenina: The Screenplay
Written by Tom Stoppard
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ISBN: 9780345805652
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Anna Karenina: The Screenplay
Based on the Novel by Leo Tolstoy
Written by Tom Stoppard


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $15.00

WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY TOM STOPPARD

Our most esteemed living playwright adapts the most famous love story ever written in the screenplay for the new Focus Features film Anna Karenina, directed by Joe Wright, starring Keira Knightley and Jude Law.

Tolstoy’s brilliant novel, tracing the tragic love affair between Count Vronsky and the...

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