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The Antagonist
The Antagonist
Written by Lynn Coady, Read by MacLeod Andrews
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ISBN: 9780385366298
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The Antagonist

Written by Lynn Coady
Read by MacLeod Andrews


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 22, 2013
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A piercing epistolary novel, The Antagonist explores, with wit and compassion, how the impressions of others shape, pervert, and flummox both our perceptions of ourselves and our very nature.

Gordon Rankin Jr., aka “Rank,” thinks of himself as “King Midas in reverse”—and indeed misfortune seems to follow him at every...

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The Age of Miracles
The Age of Miracles
Written by Karen Thompson Walker
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ISBN: 9780812982947
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The Age of Miracles
A Novel
Written by Karen Thompson Walker


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2013
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NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
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With a voice as distinctive and original as that of The Lovely Bones, and for the fans...

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A Trip to the Stars
A Trip to the Stars
Written by Nicholas Christopher
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ISBN: 9780812984798
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A Trip to the Stars
A Novel
Written by Nicholas Christopher


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2013
Price: $15.00

“A large, lavishly inventive novel . . . an American descendant of The Arabian Nights . . . erudite and artful entertainment.”—The New York Times Book Review
 
At a Manhattan planetarium in 1965, ten-year-old Enzo is whisked away from his young adoptive aunt, Mala. His abductor turns out to be... Read more >
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One Week Girlfriend
One Week Girlfriend
Written by Monica Murphy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780988369443
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One Week Girlfriend
A Novel
Written by Monica Murphy


Format: eBook, 290 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2013
Price: $3.99

Breakout sensation Monica Murphy takes the romance genre by storm with the deeply emotional, completely addicting story of Drew and Fable.
 
Temporary. That’s the word I’d use to describe my life right now. I’m temporarily working double shifts—at least until I can break free. I’m temporarily raising my little brother—since... Read more >
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Testing the Current
Testing the Current
Written by William McPherson, Afterword by D. T. Max
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ISBN: 9781590176023
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Testing the Current

Written by William McPherson
Afterword by D. T. Max


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $15.95

Growing up in a small upper Midwestern town in the late 1930s, young Tommy MacAllister is scarcely aware of the Depression, much less the rumblings of war in Europe. For his parents and their set, life seems to revolve around dinners and dancing at the country club, tennis dates and rounds... Read more >
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Testing the Current

Written by William McPherson
Afterword by D. T. Max


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $15.95

Growing up in a small upper Midwestern town in the late 1930s, young Tommy MacAllister is scarcely aware of the Depression, much less the rumblings of war in Europe. For his parents and their set, life seems to revolve around dinners and dancing at the country club, tennis dates and rounds... Read more >
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Martha Calhoun
Martha Calhoun
Written by Richard Babcock
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ISBN: 9780307824240
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Martha Calhoun
A Novel
Written by Richard Babcock


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: January 2, 2013
Price: $11.99

Sixteen-year-old Martha Calhoun runs away from her home in Katydid, Illinois after a misunderstood incident with the nine-year-old boy she was babysitting.  She discovers a great deal about herself while on the road with a boy she does not even like. Read more >
Ravan and Eddie

Written by Kiran Nagarkar


Format: eBook, 328 pages
On Sale: December 11, 2012
Price: $9.99

Ravan and Eddie are the unlikeliest of companions. For one thing, Ravan is Hindu, while Eddie is Catholic. For another, when Ravan was a baby and fell from a balcony, that fall had a dramatic, and very literal, impact on Eddie’s family. But Ravan and Eddie both live in Central Works... Read more >
The Healing
The Healing
Written by Jonathan Odell
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ISBN: 9780307744562
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The Healing

Written by Jonathan Odell


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $15.95

Plantation mistress Amanda Satterfield’s intense grief over losing her daughter crosses the line into madness when she takes a newborn slave child as her own and names her Granada. Troubled by his wife’s disturbing mental state and concerned about a mysterious plague that is sweeping through the plantation’s slave quarters, Master Satterfield purchases Polly Shine, a slave...

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Thumbsucker
Thumbsucker
Written by Walter Kirn
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ISBN: 9780307829900
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Thumbsucker
A Novel
Written by Walter Kirn


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: October 31, 2012
Price: $11.99

This eighties-centric, Ritalin-fueled, pitch-perfect comic novel by a writer to watch brings energy and originality to the classic Midwestern coming-of-age story.Meet Justin Cobb, "the King Kong of oral obsessives" (as his dentist dubs him) and the most appealingly bright and screwed-up fictional adolescent since Holden Caulfield donned his hunter's cap. For... Read more >
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Noughties
Noughties
Written by Ben Masters
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ISBN: 9780307955678
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Noughties
A Novel
Written by Ben Masters


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $9.99

Inspired by Martin Amis and Zadie Smith, Ben Masters bursts on the literary scene with his lively and erudite debut novel about a college graduate on the cusp of adulthood.

Eliot Lamb has had countless nights like this before. He's out with his mates, pint in hand, shots at the ready.  They're... Read more >
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That's Not a Feeling
That's Not a Feeling
Written by DAN JOSEFSON
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ISBN: 9781616951887
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That's Not a Feeling

Written by DAN JOSEFSON


Format: Trade Paperback, 358 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2012
Price: $15.95

Benjamin arrives with his parents for a tour of Roaring Orchards, a therapeutic boarding school tucked away in upstate New York. Suddenly, his parents are gone and Benjamin learns that he is there to stay. Sixteen years old, a two-time failed suicide, Benjamin must navigate his way through a new world... Read more >
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That's Not a Feeling

Written by DAN JOSEFSON


Format: eBook, 358 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2012
Price: $15.95

Benjamin arrives with his parents for a tour of Roaring Orchards, a therapeutic boarding school tucked away in upstate New York. Suddenly, his parents are gone and Benjamin learns that he is there to stay. Sixteen years old, a two-time failed suicide, Benjamin must navigate his way through a new world... Read more >
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Fists

Written by Pietro Grossi
Translated by Howard Curtis


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 25, 2012
Price: $9.99

‘Fists’, ‘Horses’ and ‘The Monkey’: three powerful coming-of-age stories about boys confronting reality, and fighting to stay alive in a man’s world. In ‘Fists’, a teenage amateur boxer steps into the ring for the first time, and finds himself in a face-off with Life in all its muscular force; in ‘Horses’... Read more >
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Blind Sight
Blind Sight
Written by Meg Howrey
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ISBN: 9780307739292
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Blind Sight
A Novel
Written by Meg Howrey


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $14.95

Seventeen-year-old Luke Prescott has been brought up in a bohemian matriarchy, surrounded by his divorced New Age mother, his religious grandmother, and two precocious half-sisters. He is writing his college applications when his father—a famous television star— invites him to Los Angeles for the summer. Luke accepts and is plunged into...

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Young Gerber

Written by Friedrich Torberg
Translated by Anthea Bell


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $9.99

Kurt Gerber embarks hopefully on his last year at school, leading to the all-important exam, but finds that he is constantly at odds with the sadistic class teacher Professor Kupfer, known to his students as "Lord God Kupfer", who particularly dislikes him.
Inspired partly by its author’s own experience of his final... Read more >
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Glaciers
Glaciers
Written by Alexis M. Smith, Read by Rebecca Lowman
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ISBN: 9780385362955
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Glaciers

Written by Alexis M. Smith
Read by Rebecca Lowman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: August 28, 2012
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Isabel is a single, twentysomething thrift-store shopper and collector of remnants, things cast off or left behind by others. Glaciers follows Isabel through a day in her life in which work with damaged books in the basement of a library, unrequited love for the former soldier who fixes her computer, and... Read more >
Lionel Asbo
Lionel Asbo
Written by Martin Amis
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ISBN: 9780307958099
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Lionel Asbo
State of England
Written by Martin Amis


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $11.99

A savage, funny, and mysteriously poignant saga by a renowned author at the height of his powers. 

Lionel Asbo, a terrifying yet weirdly loyal thug (self-named after England's notorious Anti-Social Behaviour Order), has always looked out for his ward and nephew, the orphaned Desmond Pepperdine.  He provides him with fatherly career advice...

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Penelope
Penelope
Written by Rebecca Harrington
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ISBN: 9780307950314
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Penelope

Written by Rebecca Harrington


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $14.95

When Penelope O’Shaunessy, “an incoming freshman of average height and lank hair” steps into Harvard Yard for the first time she has lots of advice from her mother: "Don't be too enthusiastic, don't talk to people who seem to be getting annoyed, and for heaven's sake, stop playing Tetris on your... Read more >
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Penelope
Penelope
Written by Rebecca Harrington
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Penelope

Written by Rebecca Harrington


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $11.99

When Penelope O’Shaunessy, “an incoming freshman of average height and lank hair” steps into Harvard Yard for the first time she has lots of advice from her mother: "Don't be too enthusiastic, don't talk to people who seem to be getting annoyed, and for heaven's sake, stop playing Tetris on your... Read more >
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The Measure of the Magic
The Measure of the Magic
Written by Terry Brooks
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345484222
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The Measure of the Magic
Legends of Shannara
Written by Terry Brooks


Format: Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: July 31, 2012
Price: $7.99

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For five hundred years, the survivors of the Great Wars lived peacefully in a valley sanctuary shielded by powerful magic from the dangerous outside world. But the enchanted barriers have crumbled, and the threat of annihilation looms large once more. As he lay dying, Sider Ament... Read more >
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Confusion

Written by Stefan Zweig
Translated by Anthea Bell
Introduction by George Prochnik


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: July 25, 2012
Price: $14.00

An NYRB Classics Original

Stefan Zweig was particularly drawn to the novella, and Confusion, a rigorous and yet transporting dramatization of the conflict between the heart and the mind, is among his supreme achievements in the form.

A young man who is rapidly going to the dogs in Berlin is packed off by... Read more >
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Light from a Distant Star
Light from a Distant Star
Written by Mary McGarry Morris
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ISBN: 9780307451880
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Light from a Distant Star
A Novel
Written by Mary McGarry Morris


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: July 17, 2012
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Light from a Distant Star is a gripping coming-of-age story with a brutal murder at its heart and a heroine as unforgettable as Harper Lee’s "Scout."

It is early summer and Nellie Peck is on the cusp of adolescence – gangly, awkward, full of questions, but keenly observant and wiser than many... Read more >
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The Whiteness of Bones
The Whiteness of Bones
Written by Susanna Moore
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ISBN: 9780307826602
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The Whiteness of Bones

Written by Susanna Moore


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: July 4, 2012
Price: $9.99

In her ravishing and moving second novel, the bestselling author of In the Cut tells the story of Mamie Clarke, who sets out to lose herself in New York City.

Having only previously known the fragile, magical world of her childhood on the lush Hawaiian island of Kaua’i, Mamie leaves college to... Read more >
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The Age of Miracles
The Age of Miracles
Written by Karen Thompson Walker
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ISBN: 9780679644385
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The Age of Miracles
A Novel
Written by Karen Thompson Walker


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: June 26, 2012
Price: $11.99

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

 
“A stunner.”—Justin Cronin
 
“It’s never the disasters you see coming that finally come to... Read more >
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