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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
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The Invisible Bridge

Written by Julie Orringer


Format: eBook, 624 pages
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $9.99

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
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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
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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 >
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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The Glass Room
The Glass Room
Written by Simon Mawer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590513965
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The Glass Room

Written by Simon Mawer


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: October 20, 2009
Price: $15.95

A New York Times Best-Seller

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... Read more >
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The Journey
The Journey
Written by H. G. Adler, Translated by Peter Filkins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812978315
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The Journey
A Novel
Written by H. G. Adler
Translated by Peter Filkins


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: September 8, 2009
Price: $16.00

Here is “a rich and lyrical masterpiece”–notes Peter Constantine–the first translation of a lost treasure by acclaimed author H. G. Adler, a survivor of Theresienstadt and Auschwitz. Written in 1950, after Adler’s emigration to England, The Journey was ignored by large publishing houses after the war and not released in Germany... Read more >
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Crossing the Hudson
Crossing the Hudson
Written by Peter Stephan Jungk, Translated by David Dollenmayer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590512753
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Crossing the Hudson

Written by Peter Stephan Jungk
Translated by David Dollenmayer


Format: Trade Paperback, 232 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2009
Price: $14.95

Gustav Rubin, a fur dealer in Vienna, flies to New York to spend the summer with his wife and two young children in a lake house north of the city. When he arrives late at JFK, he is met by his opinionated, unrelenting mother, Rosa. They rent a car and set... Read more >
Crossing the Hudson

Written by Peter Jungk
Translated by David Dollenmayer


Format: eBook, 232 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2009
Price: $14.95

Gustav Rubin, a fur dealer in Vienna, flies to New York to spend the summer with his wife and two young children in a lake house north of the city. When he arrives late at JFK, he is met by his opinionated, unrelenting mother, Rosa. They rent a car and set... Read more >
A Mad Desire to Dance
A Mad Desire to Dance
Written by Elie Wiesel
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307271358
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A Mad Desire to Dance

Written by Elie Wiesel


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2009
Price: $11.99

From Elie Wiesel, a recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize and one of our fiercest moral voices, a provocative and deeply thoughtful new novel about a life shaped by the worst horrors of the twentieth century and one man’s attempt to reclaim happiness.

Doriel, a European expatriate living in New York, suffers... Read more >
Eve
Eve
Written by Elissa Elliott
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780440338253
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Eve
A Novel
Written by Elissa Elliott


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 27, 2009
Price: $11.99

BONUS: This edition contains an Eve discussion guide.

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... Read more >
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Fire in the Blood
Fire in the Blood
Written by Irene Nemirovsky, Translated by Sandra Smith
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307495457
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Fire in the Blood

Written by Irene Nemirovsky
Translated by Sandra Smith


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: December 30, 2008
Price: $9.99

From the celebrated author of the international bestseller Suite Française, a newly discovered novel, a story of passion and long-kept secrets, set against the background of a rural French village in the years before World War II.Written in 1941, Fire in the Blood – only now assembled in its entirety –... Read more >
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David Golder, The Ball, Snow in Autumn, The Courilof Affair
David Golder, The Ball, Snow in Autumn, The Courilof Affair
Written by Irene Nemirovsky, Translated by Sandra Smith
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307494764
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David Golder, The Ball, Snow in Autumn, The Courilof Affair

Written by Irene Nemirovsky
Translated by Sandra Smith


Format: eBook, 408 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2008
Price: $13.99

Readers everywhere were introduced to the work of Irène Némirovsky through the publication of her long-lost masterpiece, Suite Française. But Suite Française was only the coda to the brief yet remarkably prolific career of this nearly forgotten, magnificent novelist. Here in one volume are four of Némirovsky’s other novels–all of them...

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Farewell Shanghai
Farewell Shanghai
Written by Angel Wagenstein, Translated by Elizabeth Frank and Deliana Simeonova
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590513088
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Farewell Shanghai

Written by Angel Wagenstein
Translated by Elizabeth Frank and Deliana Simeonova


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2008
Price: $13.95

Elisabeth and Theodore Weissberg, famous musicians, Hilde, a young film extra, and Vladek, an Eastern European adventurer wanted by the police on political charges, flee Nazi Germany for Shanghai at the onset of World War II. A magnet for every human ambition and vice, Shanghai is a city of extremes–of dazzling... Read more >
Isaac's Torah
Isaac's Torah
Written by Angel Wagenstein, Translated by Elizabeth Frank and Deliana Simeonova
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590512456
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Isaac's Torah

Written by Angel Wagenstein
Translated by Elizabeth Frank and Deliana Simeonova


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $23.95

This novel is the saga in five parts of Isaac Jacob Blumenfeld, who grows up in Kolodetz, a small town near Lvov, which, when he’s a boy, belongs to the Hapsburg Empire, but which subsequently belongs to Poland, Soviet Russia, Germany, and then Russia again. Isaac survives the absurdity and horror... Read more >
Fire in the Blood
Fire in the Blood
Written by Irene Nemirovsky
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307388001
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Fire in the Blood

Written by Irene Nemirovsky


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2008
Price: $12.95

From the celebrated author of the international bestseller Suite Française, a newly discovered novel, a story of passion and long-kept secrets, set against the background of a rural French village in the years before World War II.Written in 1941, Fire in the Blood – only now assembled in its entirety –... Read more >
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The Pathseeker
The Pathseeker
Written by Imre Kertesz, Translated by Tim Wilkinson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781933633534
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The Pathseeker

Written by Imre Kertesz
Translated by Tim Wilkinson


Format: Trade Paperback, 125 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2008
Price: $13.00

"There's no such thing as chance...only injustice."

From the winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature for “writing that upholds the fragile experience of the individual against the barbaric arbitrariness of history..."

The acclaimed Hungarian Holocaust survivor Imre Kertész continues his investigation of the malignant methodologies of totalitarianism in a major... Read more >
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