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Beatrice and Virgil
Beatrice and Virgil
Written by Yann Martel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812981544
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Beatrice and Virgil
A Novel
Written by Yann Martel


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: February 22, 2011
Price: $16.00

When Henry receives a letter from an elderly taxidermist, it poses a puzzle that he cannot resist. As he is pulled further into the world of this strange and calculating man, Henry becomes increasingly involved with the lives of a donkey and a howler monkey—named Beatrice and Virgil—and the epic journey... Read more >
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The Invisible Bridge
The Invisible Bridge
Written by Julie Orringer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400034376
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The Invisible Bridge

Written by Julie Orringer


Format: Trade Paperback, 784 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $15.95

Paris, 1937. Andras Lévi, a Hungarian-Jewish architecture student, arrives from Budapest with a scholarship, a single suitcase, and a mysterious letter he promised to deliver. But when he falls into a complicated relationship with the letter's recipient, he becomes privy to a secret that will alter the course of his—and his...

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A Stranger on the Planet

Written by Adam Schwartz


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $14.00

In the summer of 1969, twelve-year-old Seth lives with his unstable mother, Ruth, and his brother and sister in a two-bedroom apartment in New Jersey. His father lives with his new wife in a ten-room house and has no interest in Seth and his siblings. Seth is dying to escape from... Read more >
The House of Moses All-Stars
A Novel
Written by Charley Rosen


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $24.95

Here is the story of an all-Jewish basketball team traveling in a hearse through Depression-era America in search of redemption and big money. A hilarious road novel, The House of Moses All-Stars is a passionate portrayal of a young Jewish man, Aaron Steiner, struggling to realize his dreams in a country... Read more >
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Cut Throat Dog

Written by Joshua Sobol


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 22, 2010
Price: $15.00

International intrigue, murderous politics, and psychological suspense combine in a stylish literary thriller
 
An enigmatic Israeli who calls himself Shakespeare – because he’s got a way with words – finds himself jolted on a sidewalk in Manhattan: Is that who I think it is, he wonders, or am I crazy?... Read more >
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Cut Throat Dog
Cut Throat Dog
Written by Joshua Sobol, Translated by Dalya Bilu
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781935554219
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Cut Throat Dog

Written by Joshua Sobol
Translated by Dalya Bilu


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $15.00

International intrigue, murderous politics, and psychological suspense combine in a stylish literary thriller
 
An enigmatic Israeli who calls himself Shakespeare – because he’s got a way with words – finds himself jolted on a sidewalk in Manhattan: Is that who I think it is, he wonders, or am I crazy?... Read more >
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The Brothers Ashkenazi

Written by I.J. Singer


Format: eBook, 427 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2010
Price: $14.99

In the Polish city of Lodz, the brothers Ashkenazi grew up very differently in talent and in temperament. Max, the firstborn, is fiercely intelligent and conniving, determined to succeed financially by any means necessary. Slower-witted Jacob is strong, handsome, and charming but without great purpose in life. While Max is driven... Read more >
The Violin of Auschwitz
The Violin of Auschwitz
Written by Maria Angels Anglada
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553907810
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The Violin of Auschwitz
A Novel
Written by Maria Angels Anglada


Format: eBook, 156 pages
On Sale: August 31, 2010
Price: $10.99

An international sensation now available in English for the first time, The Violin of Auschwitz is the unforgettable story of one man’s refusal to surrender his dignity in the face of history’s greatest atrocity.

In the winter of 1991, at a concert in Krakow, an older woman with a marvelously pitched violin meets a... Read more >
The Debba
The Debba
Written by Avner Mandelman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590513705
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The Debba

Written by Avner Mandelman


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: July 13, 2010
Price: $14.95

Winner of the 2011 Arthur Ellis Award for Best First Crime Novel

In Middle East lore the Debba is a mythical Arab hyena that can turn into a man who lures Jewish children away from their families to teach them the language of the beasts. To the Arabs he is a heroic... Read more >
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The Debba

Written by Avner Mandelman


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: July 13, 2010
Price: $14.95

Winner of the 2011 Arthur Ellis Award for Best First Crime Novel

In Middle East lore the Debba is a mythical Arab hyena that can turn into a man who lures Jewish children away from their families to teach them the language of the beasts. To the Arabs he is a heroic... Read more >
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King of the Jews

Written by Leslie Epstein


Format: eBook, 360 pages
On Sale: June 22, 2010
Price: $11.99

New in Paperback

This 1979 classic tells the darkly humorous story of I.C. Trumpelman, a man whose fancy determines the fate of others. Chosen as the head of a Judenrat, Trumpelman thrives on the power granted him and creates an authoritarian regime of his own within the ghetto. By turns... Read more >
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San Remo Drive

Written by Leslie Epstein


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: June 22, 2010
Price: $13.00

"One of the four best Hollywood novels ever written."
—Elizabeth Frank, New York Times Book Review

"Epstein is a master storyteller at the height of his powers."
—Jonathan Kirsch, Los Angeles Times Book Review

"Mr. Epstein effortlessly captures the magic of a Hollywood childhood . . ... Read more >
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And the Word Was

Written by Bruce Bauman


Format: eBook, 360 pages
On Sale: June 20, 2010
Price: $15.95

When the tragic death of his son compels Dr. Neil Downs to flee New York City for India, he takes a job as the resident physician at the American Embassy, where he is introduced to the paradoxes of Indian social and political life. Unable to mourn, and angry about a betrayal... Read more >
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By Fire, By Water
By Fire, By Water
Written by Mitchell James Kaplan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590513521
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By Fire, By Water

Written by Mitchell James Kaplan


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: May 18, 2010
Price: $15.95

Recipient of the Independent Publishers Award for Historical Fiction (Gold Medal), the Foreword Book of the Year Award for Historical Fiction (Bronze Medal), and an honorable mention in the category of General Fiction for the Eric Hoffer Award.

Luis de Santángel, chancellor to the court and longtime friend of the lusty King... Read more >
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By Fire, By Water

Written by Mitchell James Kaplan


Format: eBook, 460 pages
On Sale: May 18, 2010
Price: $4.99

Recipient of the Independent Publishers Award for Historical Fiction (Gold Medal), the Foreword Book of the Year Award for Historical Fiction (Bronze Medal), and an honorable mention in the category of General Fiction for the Eric Hoffer Award.

Luis de Santángel, chancellor to the court and longtime friend of the lusty King... Read more >
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Barney's Version
Barney's Version
Written by Mordecai Richler
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307476883
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Barney's Version

Written by Mordecai Richler


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $15.95

Barney Panofsky—Canadian expat, wily lover of women, writer, television producer, raconteur—is finally putting pen to paper so he can rebut the charges about him made in his rival’s autobiography.  Whether it’s ranting about his bohemian misadventures during the 1950’s in Paris, his tumultuous three marriages, or his successful trashy TV company... Read more >
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The Invisible Bridge
The Invisible Bridge
Written by Julie Orringer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307593719
Our Price: $11.99
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The Invisible Bridge

Written by Julie Orringer


Format: eBook, 624 pages
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $11.99

Paris, 1937. Andras Lévi, a Hungarian-Jewish architecture student, arrives from Budapest with a scholarship, a single suitcase, and a mysterious letter he promised to deliver. But when he falls into a complicated relationship with the letter's recipient, he becomes privy to a secret that will alter the course of his—and his...

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The Invisible Bridge
The Invisible Bridge
Written by Julie Orringer, Read by Arthur Morey
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307713551
Our Price: $32.50

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The Invisible Bridge

Written by Julie Orringer
Read by Arthur Morey


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $32.50

Julie Orringer’s astonishing first novel, eagerly awaited since the publication of her heralded best-selling short-story collection, How to Breathe Underwater (“fiercely beautiful”—The New York Times; “unbelievably good”—Monica Ali), is a grand love story set against the backdrop of Budapest and Paris, an epic tale of three brothers whose lives are ravaged... Read more >
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Beatrice and Virgil
Beatrice and Virgil
Written by Yann Martel
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679603733
Our Price: $11.99
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Beatrice and Virgil
A Novel
Written by Yann Martel


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 13, 2010
Price: $11.99

BONUS: This edition contains a Beatrice and Virgil discussion guide.

When Henry receives a letter from an elderly taxidermist, it poses a puzzle that he cannot resist. As he is pulled further into the world of this strange and calculating man, Henry becomes increasingly involved with the lives of a donkey and... Read more >
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In the Beginning
In the Beginning
Written by Chaim Potok
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307575548
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In the Beginning

Written by Chaim Potok


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2010
Price: $11.99

David Lurie learns that all beginnings are hard. He must fight for his place against the bullies in his Depression-shadowed Bronx neighborhood and his own frail health. As a young man, he must start anew and define his own path of personal belief that diverges sharply with his devout father and... Read more >
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The Union Jack
The Union Jack
Written by Imre Kertesz, Translated by Tim Wilkinson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781933633879
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The Union Jack

Written by Imre Kertesz
Translated by Tim Wilkinson


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: January 19, 2010
Price: $13.00

"It was...unnecessary for me to fret about who the murderer was: Everybody was."

A haunting, never-before-translated, autobiographical novella by the 2002 Nobel Prize winner.

An unnamed narrator recounts a simple anecdote, his sighting of the Union Jack—the British Flag—during the Hungarian Revolution of 1956, in the few days preceding the uprising's... Read more >
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Eve
Eve
Written by Elissa Elliott
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385341455
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Eve
A Novel
Written by Elissa Elliott


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: December 29, 2009
Price: $15.00

In this mesmerizing debut novel, Elissa Elliott blends biblical tradition with recorded history to put a powerful new twist on the story of creation’s first family. Here is Eve brought to life in a way religion and myth have never allowed–as a wife, a mother, and a woman. With stunning intimacy... Read more >
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The Glass Room

Written by Simon Mawer


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 27, 2009
Price: $14.99

Honeymooners Viktor and Liesel Landauer are filled with the optimism and cultural vibrancy of central Europe of the 1920s when they meet modernist architect Rainer von Abt. He builds for them a home to embody their exuberant faith in the future, and the Landauer House becomes an instant masterpiece.  Viktor and... Read more >
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Kaaterskill Falls
Kaaterskill Falls
Written by Allegra Goodman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307573605
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Kaaterskill Falls

Written by Allegra Goodman


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2009
Price: $9.99

In the summer of '76, the Shulmans and the Melishes migrate to Kaaterskill, the tiny town in upstate New York where Orthodox Jews and Yankee year-rounders live side by side from June through August. Elizabeth Shulman, a devout follower of Rav Elijah Kirshner and the mother of five daughters, is restless... Read more >
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Paradise Park
Paradise Park
Written by Allegra Goodman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307573711
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Paradise Park

Written by Allegra Goodman


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2009
Price: $9.99

Allegra Goodman has delighted readers with her critically acclaimed collections Total Immersion and The Family Markowitz, and her celebrated first novel, Kaaterskill Falls, which was a national bestseller and a National Book Award finalist.

Abandoned by her folk-dancing partner, Gary, in a Honolulu hotel room, Sharon realizes she could return to... Read more >
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