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Love, Dishonor, Marry, Die, Cherish, Perish
Love, Dishonor, Marry, Die, Cherish, Perish
Written by David Rakoff
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ISBN: 9780385535229
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Love, Dishonor, Marry, Die, Cherish, Perish
A Novel
Written by David Rakoff


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $13.99

From the incomparable David Rakoff, a poignant, beautiful, witty, and wise novel in verse whose scope spans the twentieth century

Through his books and his radio essays for NPR's This American Life, David Rakoff has built a deserved reputation as one of the finest and funniest essayists of our time. Written with... Read more >
Love, Dishonor, Marry, Die, Cherish, Perish
Love, Dishonor, Marry, Die, Cherish, Perish
Written by David Rakoff
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385535212
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Love, Dishonor, Marry, Die, Cherish, Perish
A Novel
Written by David Rakoff


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $26.95

From the incomparable David Rakoff, a poignant, beautiful, witty, and wise novel in verse whose scope spans the twentieth century

Through his books and his radio essays for NPR's This American Life, David Rakoff has built a deserved reputation as one of the finest and funniest essayists of our time. Written with... Read more >
The Parrots
The Parrots
Written by Filippo Bologna, Translated by Howard Curtis
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781908968197
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The Parrots

Written by Filippo Bologna
Translated by Howard Curtis


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: July 4, 2013
Price: $25.00

Three men are preparing to do battle. Their goal is a prestigious literary prize. And each man will do anything to win it. For the young Beginner, loved by critics more than readers, it means fame. For The Master, old, exhausted, preoccupied with his prostate, it means money. And for The... Read more >
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The Fame Thief
The Fame Thief
Written by Timothy Hallinan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616952808
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The Fame Thief

Written by Timothy Hallinan


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $25.00

THE LAUGH-OUT-LOUD FUNNY THIRD INSTALLMENT IN THE MYSTERY SERIES FEATURING JUNIOR BENDER, HOLLYWOOD BURGLAR TURNED PRIVATE EYE

There are not many people brave enough to say no to Irwin Dressler, Hollywood’s scariest mob boss-turned-movie king. Even though Dressler is ninety-three years old, LA burglar Junior Bender is quaking in his boots when... Read more >
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The Fame Thief

Written by Timothy Hallinan


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $14.95

THE HIGHLY ANTICIPATED, LAUGH-OUT-LOUD THRID INSTALLMENT
OF THE FAN-FAVORITE JUNIOR BENDER MYTERIES

 
There are not many people brave enough to say no to Irwin Dressler, Hollywood’s scariest mob boss-turned-movie king. Even though Dressler is ninety-three years old, LA burglar Junior Bender is quaking in his boots when Dressler’s henchman... Read more >
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Harry Lipkin, Private Eye
Harry Lipkin, Private Eye
Written by Barry Fantoni
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307950468
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Harry Lipkin, Private Eye

Written by Barry Fantoni


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $15.95

Meet Harry Lipkin: Part Sam Spade, part Woody Allen, all mensch.
 
Harry Lipkin is a tough-talking, soft-chewing, rough-around-the-edges, slow-around-the-corners private investigator who carries a .38 along with a spare set of dentures. He’s not the best P.I. in Miami, but at eighty-seven, he’s certainly the oldest. His latest client, Mrs. Norma...

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The Parrots

Written by Filippo Bologna
Translated by Howard Curtis


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $9.99

Three men are preparing to do battle. Their goal is a prestigious literary prize. And each man will do anything to win it. For the young Beginner, loved by critics more than readers, it means fame. For The Master, old, exhausted, preoccupied with his prostate, it means money. And for The... Read more >
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Explosive Eighteen
Explosive Eighteen
Written by Janet Evanovich, Read by Lorelei King
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804127219
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Explosive Eighteen
A Stephanie Plum Novel
Written by Janet Evanovich
Read by Lorelei King


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: June 25, 2013
Price: $14.99

Bounty hunter Stephanie Plum’s life is set to blow sky high when international murder hits dangerously close to home, in this dynamite novel by Janet Evanovich.
 
Before Stephanie can even step foot off Flight 127 Hawaii to Newark, she’s knee deep in trouble. Her dream vacation turned into a nightmare...

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The Grim Pig
The Grim Pig
Written by Charles Gordon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551994710
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The Grim Pig

Written by Charles Gordon


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $10.99

Modern management has come to The World Beacon. This means that a new editor, Fred Morgan, has been sent to inspire everyone to get out and write newspaper stories that will matter to their readers, stories about their lives, their children, their careers – and cloth.

Cloth? Clearly, the new editor is... Read more >
The Heist
The Heist
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345543042
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The Heist
A Novel
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $28.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

From Janet Evanovich, #1 bestselling author of the Stephanie Plum novels, and Lee Goldberg, bestselling author and television writer for Monk, comes the first adventure in an electrifying new series featuring an FBI agent who always gets her man, and a fearless con artist who lives for the chase.

... Read more >
The Heist
The Heist
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345543066
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The Heist
A Novel
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $8.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

From Janet Evanovich, #1 bestselling author of the Stephanie Plum novels, and Lee Goldberg, bestselling author and television writer for Monk, comes the first adventure in an electrifying new series featuring an FBI agent who always gets her man, and a fearless con artist who lives for the chase.

 
Nicolas... Read more >
The Heist
The Heist
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385363181
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The Heist
A Novel
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $28.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

From Janet Evanovich, #1 bestselling author of the Stephanie Plum novels, and Lee Goldberg, bestselling author and television writer for Monk, comes the first adventure in an electrifying new series featuring an FBI agent who always gets her man, and a fearless con artist who lives for the chase.

 
FBI... Read more >
The Heist
The Heist
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg, Read by Scott Brick
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780385366922
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The Heist
A Novel
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg
Read by Scott Brick


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $35.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

From Janet Evanovich, #1 bestselling author of the Stephanie Plum novels, and Lee Goldberg, bestselling author and television writer for Monk, comes the first adventure in an electrifying new series featuring an FBI agent who always gets her man, and a fearless con artist who lives for the chase.

 
FBI... Read more >
The Heist
The Heist
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg, Read by Scott Brick
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385366939
Our Price: $20.00

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The Heist
A Novel
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg
Read by Scott Brick


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $20.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

From Janet Evanovich, #1 bestselling author of the Stephanie Plum novels, and Lee Goldberg, bestselling author and television writer for Monk, comes the first adventure in an electrifying new series featuring an FBI agent who always gets her man, and a fearless con artist who lives for the chase.

 
FBI... Read more >
The Lovebird
The Lovebird
Written by Natalie Brown
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385536769
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The Lovebird

Written by Natalie Brown


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $11.99

A spectacularly vibrant, original debut, The Lovebird takes us from the orange-scented streets of Southern California to the vast prairie landscape of Montana, and introduces us to Margie Fitzgerald, a spirited and unforgettable heroine for our times.

Margie has always had a soft spot for helpless creatures. Her warm heart breaks... Read more >
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The Unrest-Cure and Other Stories
The Unrest-Cure and Other Stories
Written by Saki, Illustrated by Edward Gorey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590176245
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The Unrest-Cure and Other Stories

Written by Saki
Illustrated by Edward Gorey


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $14.95

An NYRB Classics Original

The whimsical, macabre tales of British writer H. H. Munro—better known as Saki—skewer the banality and hypocrisy of polite English society between the end of the Victorian era and the beginning of World War I. Saki’s heroes are enfants terribles who marshal their considerable wit and imagination against... Read more >
Bad Monkey
Bad Monkey
Written by Carl Hiaasen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307272591
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Bad Monkey

Written by Carl Hiaasen


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $26.95

Andrew Yancy—late of the Miami Police and soon-to-be-late of the Monroe County sheriff’s office—has a human arm in his freezer. There’s a logical (Hiaasenian) explanation for that, but not for how and why it parted from its shadowy owner. Yancy thinks the boating-accident/shark-luncheon explanation is full of holes, and if he...

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Bad Monkey
Bad Monkey
Written by Carl Hiaasen
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ISBN: 9780385350075
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Bad Monkey

Written by Carl Hiaasen


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $10.99

Andrew Yancy—late of the Miami Police and soon-to-be-late of the Monroe County sheriff’s office—has a human arm in his freezer. There’s a logical (Hiaasenian) explanation for that, but not for how and why it parted from its shadowy owner. Yancy thinks the boating-accident/shark-luncheon explanation is full of holes, and if he...

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Bad Monkey
Bad Monkey
Written by Carl Hiaasen
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ISBN: 9780804120968
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Bad Monkey

Written by Carl Hiaasen


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $27.00

Andrew Yancy—late of the Miami Police and soon-to-be-late of the Monroe County sheriff’s office—has a human arm in his freezer. There’s a logical (Hiaasenian) explanation for that, but not for how and why it parted from its shadowy owner. Yancy thinks the boating-accident/shark-luncheon explanation is full of holes, and if he...

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Bad Monkey
Bad Monkey
Written by Carl Hiaasen, Read by Arte Johnson
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780739385142
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Bad Monkey

Written by Carl Hiaasen
Read by Arte Johnson


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $40.00

Andrew Yancy—late of the Miami Police and soon-to-be-late of the Monroe County sheriff’s office—has a human arm in his freezer. There’s a logical (Hiaasenian) explanation for that, but not for how and why it parted from its shadowy owner. Yancy thinks the boating-accident/shark-luncheon explanation is full of holes, and if he...

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Bad Monkey
Bad Monkey
Written by Carl Hiaasen, Read by Arte Johnson
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739385159
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Bad Monkey

Written by Carl Hiaasen
Read by Arte Johnson


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $20.00

Andrew Yancy—late of the Miami Police and soon-to-be-late of the Monroe County sheriff’s office—has a human arm in his freezer. There’s a logical (Hiaasenian) explanation for that, but not for how and why it parted from its shadowy owner. Yancy thinks the boating-accident/shark-luncheon explanation is full of holes, and if he...

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Pros and Cons: A Short Story
Pros and Cons: A Short Story
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345549433
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Pros and Cons: A Short Story

Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg


Format: eBook, 28 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $0.99

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Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg have teamed up for a dynamic new series featuring an FBI agent who’s on the hunt—and a master con artist who’s enjoying the chase. The con is on in this eBook original short story that’s a triumphant prequel to The Heist.

 
FBI... Read more >
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Pros and Cons: A Short Story
Pros and Cons: A Short Story
Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg, Read by Scott Brick
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804164184
Our Price: $1.99

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Pros and Cons: A Short Story

Written by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg
Read by Scott Brick


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $1.99

Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg have teamed up for a dynamic new series featuring an FBI agent who’s on the hunt—and a master con artist who’s enjoying the chase. The con is on in this audiobook short story that’s a triumphant prequel to The Heist.
 
FBI special agent Kate O’Hare has made... Read more >
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Wicked Business
Wicked Business
Written by Janet Evanovich
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345545060
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Wicked Business
A Lizzy and Diesel Novel
Written by Janet Evanovich


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $12.00

Janet Evanovich, #1 New York Times mega-bestselling author, is back and better than ever, proving that when it comes to hunting down bad guys and hidden treasure, the real fun is in the chase.
 
When Harvard University English professor and dyed-in-the-wool romantic Gilbert Reedy is mysteriously murdered and thrown off...

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The Green Man
The Green Man
Written by Kingsley Amis, Introduction by Michael Dirda
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590176160
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The Green Man

Written by Kingsley Amis
Introduction by Michael Dirda


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $14.95

Maurice Allington has reached middle age and is haunted by death. As he says, “I honestly can’t see why everybody who isn’t a child, everybody who’s theoretically old enough to have understood what death means, doesn’t spend all his time thinking about it. It’s a pretty arresting thought.” He also happens... Read more >
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