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A Life Apart
A Life Apart
Written by L. Y. Marlow
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307719409
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A Life Apart
A Novel
Written by L. Y. Marlow


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $9.99

From the author of Color Me Butterfly, a poignant novel about a decades-long love affair and the complicated and unbreakable ties between two families that live worlds apart.

Morris Sullivan joins the navy in 1940 with a love of ships and high hopes. Though he leaves behind his new wife, Agnes, and their baby daughter, he is... Read more >
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Tell Me One Thing
Tell Me One Thing
Written by Deena Goldstone
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385538756
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Tell Me One Thing
Stories
Written by Deena Goldstone


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $24.95

A collection of unforgettable short stories that explores the wondrous transformation between grief and hope, a journey often marked by moments of unexpected grace.

Set in California, Tell Me One Thing is an uplifting and poignant book about people finding their way toward happiness. In "Get Your Dead Man's Clothes," "Irish Twins,"... Read more >
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Tell Me One Thing
Tell Me One Thing
Written by Deena Goldstone
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ISBN: 9780385538763
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Tell Me One Thing
Stories
Written by Deena Goldstone


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $12.99

A collection of unforgettable short stories that explores the wondrous transformation between grief and hope, a journey often marked by moments of unexpected grace.

Set in California, Tell Me One Thing is an uplifting and poignant book about people finding their way toward happiness. In "Get Your Dead Man's Clothes," "Irish Twins,"... Read more >
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All the Birds, Singing
All the Birds, Singing
Written by Evie Wyld
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307907769
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All the Birds, Singing
A Novel
Written by Evie Wyld


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $24.95

From one of Granta’s Best Young British Novelists, a stunningly insightful, emotionally powerful new novel about an outsider haunted by an inescapable past: a story of loneliness and survival, guilt and loss, and the power of forgiveness.
 
Jake Whyte is living on her own in an old farmhouse on a craggy British... Read more >
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All the Birds, Singing
All the Birds, Singing
Written by Evie Wyld
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ISBN: 9780307907776
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All the Birds, Singing
A Novel
Written by Evie Wyld


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

From one of Granta’s Best Young British Novelists, a stunningly insightful, emotionally powerful new novel about an outsider haunted by an inescapable past: a story of loneliness and survival, guilt and loss, and the power of forgiveness.
 
Jake Whyte is living on her own in an old farmhouse on a craggy British... Read more >
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Casebook
Casebook
Written by Mona Simpson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385351416
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Casebook
A novel
Written by Mona Simpson


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $25.95

From the acclaimed and award-winning author of Anywhere But Here and My Hollywood, a powerful new novel about a young boy’s quest to uncover the mysteries of his unraveling family. What he discovers turns out to be what he least wants to know: the inner workings of his parents’ lives. And... Read more >
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Casebook
Casebook
Written by Mona Simpson
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ISBN: 9780385351423
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Casebook
A novel
Written by Mona Simpson


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $12.99

From the acclaimed and award-winning author of Anywhere But Here and My Hollywood, a powerful new novel about a young boy’s quest to uncover the mysteries of his unraveling family. What he discovers turns out to be what he least wants to know: the inner workings of his parents’ lives. And... Read more >
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Miracle in Seville
Miracle in Seville
Written by James A. Michener, Illustrated by John Fulton, Introduction by Steve Berry
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804151627
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Miracle in Seville
A Novel
Written by James A. Michener
Illustrated by John Fulton
Introduction by Steve Berry


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $11.99

James A. Michener, the Pulitzer Prize–winning master of the historical saga, returns to his beloved Spain with this magical novel of Seville at Easter time, a season of splendid pageantry, thrilling bullfights, deep piety—and the possibility for miracles. An American sports journalist has come to the city to report on efforts... Read more >
Astonish Me
Astonish Me
Written by Maggie Shipstead
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307962904
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Astonish Me
A novel
Written by Maggie Shipstead


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $25.95

From the author of the widely acclaimed debut novel Seating Arrangements, winner of the Dylan Thomas Prize and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for First Fiction: a gorgeously written, fiercely compelling glimpse into the demanding world of professional ballet and its magnetic hold over two generations.

Astonish Me is the irresistible story... Read more >
Astonish Me
Astonish Me
Written by Maggie Shipstead
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ISBN: 9780307962911
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Astonish Me
A novel
Written by Maggie Shipstead


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $12.99

From the author of the widely acclaimed debut novel Seating Arrangements, winner of the Dylan Thomas Prize and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for First Fiction: a gorgeously written, fiercely compelling glimpse into the demanding world of professional ballet and its magnetic hold over two generations.

Astonish Me is the irresistible story... Read more >
Astonish Me
Astonish Me
Written by Maggie Shipstead, Read by Rebecca Lowman
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804165594
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Astonish Me
A novel
Written by Maggie Shipstead
Read by Rebecca Lowman


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $40.00

From the author of the widely acclaimed debut novel Seating Arrangements, winner of the Dylan Thomas Prize and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for First Fiction: a gorgeously written, fiercely compelling glimpse into the demanding world of professional ballet and its magnetic hold over two generations.

Astonish Me is the irresistible story... Read more >
Astonish Me
Astonish Me
Written by Maggie Shipstead, Read by Rebecca Lowman
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804165600
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Astonish Me
A novel
Written by Maggie Shipstead
Read by Rebecca Lowman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $20.00

From the author of the widely acclaimed debut novel Seating Arrangements, winner of the Dylan Thomas Prize and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for First Fiction: a gorgeously written, fiercely compelling glimpse into the demanding world of professional ballet and its magnetic hold over two generations.

Astonish Me is the irresistible story... Read more >
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The Burgess Boys
The Burgess Boys
Written by Elizabeth Strout
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812979510
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The Burgess Boys
A Novel
Written by Elizabeth Strout


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $15.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Includes Elizabeth Strout’s never-before-published essay about the origins of The Burgess Boys

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY

The Washington Post • NPR • Good Housekeeping

Elizabeth Strout “animates the ordinary with an astonishing force,” wrote The New Yorker on the publication of her Pulitzer... Read more >
Have You Seen Marie?
Have You Seen Marie?
Written by Sandra Cisneros, Illustrated by Ester Hernández
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307743862
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Have You Seen Marie?

Written by Sandra Cisneros
Illustrated by Ester Hernández


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $14.95

Have You Seen Marie? Showcases the storytelling magic of Sandra Cisneros, beloved author of The House on Mango Street. This lyrically told, richly illustrated fable for adults is the tale of a woman’s search, in the wake of her mother’s death, for a missing cat—and a reminder that love, even when... Read more >
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The Opposite of Maybe
The Opposite of Maybe
Written by Maddie Dawson
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ISBN: 9780770437688
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The Opposite of Maybe
A Novel
Written by Maddie Dawson


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $14.00

A heartfelt and exceptionally human novel about the best mistakes a person can make
 
   Jonathan and Rosie have been together so long they finish each other’s sentences—so when he (finally) proposes and asks her to move across the country with him, everyone is happily surprised.
   But when things suddenly unravel, Rosie sends Jonathan packing... Read more >
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The Opposite of Maybe
The Opposite of Maybe
Written by Maddie Dawson
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ISBN: 9780770437695
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The Opposite of Maybe
A Novel
Written by Maddie Dawson


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $9.99

A heartfelt and exceptionally human novel about the best mistakes a person can make
 
   Jonathan and Rosie have been together so long they finish each other’s sentences—so when he (finally) proposes and asks her to move across the country with him, everyone is happily surprised.
   But when things suddenly unravel, Rosie sends Jonathan packing... Read more >
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Team Seven
Team Seven
Written by Marcus Burke
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385537797
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Team Seven
A Novel
Written by Marcus Burke


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $25.95

In contemporary American fiction there are very few examples of novels that have portrayed the realities of black inner-city life with honesty, empathy, and storytelling skills. Into that near-vacuum steps Marcus Burke and his first novel, Team Seven—a literarily accomplished, autobiographically tinged coming-of-age family drama with an undeniably authentic feel for... Read more >
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Team Seven
Team Seven
Written by Marcus Burke
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ISBN: 9780385537803
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Team Seven
A Novel
Written by Marcus Burke


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $12.99

In contemporary American fiction there are very few examples of novels that have portrayed the realities of black inner-city life with honesty, empathy, and storytelling skills. Into that near-vacuum steps Marcus Burke and his first novel, Team Seven—a literarily accomplished, autobiographically tinged coming-of-age family drama with an undeniably authentic feel for... Read more >
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The Cold Song
The Cold Song
Written by Linn Ullmann
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590516676
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The Cold Song

Written by Linn Ullmann


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $15.95

Ullmann’s characters are complex and paradoxical: neither fully guilty nor fully innocent
 
Siri Brodal, a chef and restaurant owner, is married to Jon Dreyer, a famous novelist plagued by writer’s block. Siri and Jon have two daughters, and together they spend their summers on the coast of Norway, in a... Read more >
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The Cold Song

Written by Linn Ullmann


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $15.95

Ullmann’s characters are complex and paradoxical: neither fully guilty nor fully innocent
 
Siri Brodal, a chef and restaurant owner, is married to Jon Dreyer, a famous novelist plagued by writer’s block. Siri and Jon have two daughters, and together they spend their summers on the coast of Norway, in a... Read more >
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¿Has visto a María?
¿Has visto a María?
Written by Sandra Cisneros, Illustrated by Ester Hernández, Translated by Liliana Valenzuela
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345804891
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¿Has visto a María?

Written by Sandra Cisneros
Illustrated by Ester Hernández
Translated by Liliana Valenzuela


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $14.95

La mundialmente aclamada autora de La casa en Mango Street nos brinda un relato profundamente conmovedor acerca de la pérdida, el duelo y la sanación: una fábula para adultos líricamente narrada y vívidamente ilustrada sobre una mujer que busca un gato extraviado tras la muerte de su madre.
 
La palabra “huérfana” no...

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And the Dark Sacred Night
And the Dark Sacred Night
Written by Julia Glass, Read by Mark Deakins
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780739383117
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And the Dark Sacred Night
A Novel
Written by Julia Glass
Read by Mark Deakins


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $45.00

In this richly detailed novel about the quest for an unknown father, Julia Glass brings new characters together with familiar figures from her first two novels, immersing readers in a panorama that stretches from suburban New Jersey to rural Vermont and ultimately to the tip of Cape Cod.
 
Kit Noonan is an...

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And the Dark Sacred Night
And the Dark Sacred Night
Written by Julia Glass, Read by Mark Deakins
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739383124
Our Price: $25.00

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And the Dark Sacred Night
A Novel
Written by Julia Glass
Read by Mark Deakins


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $25.00

In this richly detailed novel about the quest for an unknown father, Julia Glass brings new characters together with familiar figures from her first two novels, immersing readers in a panorama that stretches from suburban New Jersey to rural Vermont and ultimately to the tip of Cape Cod.
 
Kit Noonan is an...

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And the Dark Sacred Night
And the Dark Sacred Night
Written by Julia Glass
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ISBN: 9780307377937
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And the Dark Sacred Night
A Novel
Written by Julia Glass


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $26.95

In this richly detailed novel about the quest for an unknown father, Julia Glass brings new characters together with familiar figures from her first two novels, immersing readers in a panorama that stretches from suburban New Jersey to rural Vermont and ultimately to the tip of Cape Cod.
 
Kit Noonan is an...

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And the Dark Sacred Night
And the Dark Sacred Night
Written by Julia Glass
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307908636
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And the Dark Sacred Night
A Novel
Written by Julia Glass


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $11.99

In this richly detailed novel about the quest for an unknown father, Julia Glass brings new characters together with familiar figures from her first two novels, immersing readers in a panorama that stretches from suburban New Jersey to rural Vermont and ultimately to the tip of Cape Cod.
 
Kit Noonan is an...

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