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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
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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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Old Men at Midnight
Old Men at Midnight
Written by Chaim Potok
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307489005
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Old Men at Midnight

Written by Chaim Potok


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: December 30, 2008
Price: $11.99

From the celebrated author of The Chosen and My Name Is Asher Lev, a trilogy of related novellas about a woman whose life touches three very different men—stories that encompass some of the profoundest themes of the twentieth century.

Ilana Davita Dinn is the listener to whom three men relate their lives... 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
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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 >
The Shiksa Syndrome
The Shiksa Syndrome
Written by Laurie Graff
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780767930925
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The Shiksa Syndrome
A Novel
Written by Laurie Graff


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2008
Price: $9.99

Manhattan publicist Aimee Albert knows a good spin, but she’s the one who winds up reeling when her gorgeous, goyishe boyfriend breaks up with her—on Christmas! For a stand-up comedian, you’d think he would have better timing. But Aimee’s not about to let a man who doesn’t even have a real... Read more >
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The German Bride
The German Bride
Written by Joanna Hershon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345513199
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The German Bride
A Novel
Written by Joanna Hershon


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 5, 2008
Price: $9.99

Berlin, 1865. Eva Frank, the daughter of a benevolent Jewish banker, and her sister, Henriette, are having their portrait painted–which leads to a secret affair between young Eva and the mercurial artist. This indiscretion has far-reaching consequences, more devastating than Eva or her family could have imagined. Distraught and desperate to... Read more >
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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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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: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307267085
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David Golder, The Ball, Snow in Autumn, The Courilof Affair

Written by Irene Nemirovsky
Translated by Sandra Smith


Format: Hardcover, 408 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2008
Price: $25.00

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...

Read more >
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The Children's War
The Children's War
Written by Monique Charlesworth
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307428240
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The Children's War

Written by Monique Charlesworth


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

This is the story of two children caught in the midst of war.It is 1939 and thirteen-year-old Ilse, half-Jewish, has been sent out of Germany by her Aryan mother to a place of supposed safety. Her journey takes her from the labyrinthine bazaars of Morocco to Paris, a city made hectic... Read more >
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Days of Awe
Days of Awe
Written by Achy Obejas
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307414946
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Days of Awe

Written by Achy Obejas


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

On New Year's Day 1959, as Fidel Castro seized power in Cuba, Alejandra San José was born in Havana, entering the world through the heart of revolution. Fearing the conflict and strife that bubbled up in the streets all around the new family, her parents took Ale and fled to the... Read more >
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The First Desire
The First Desire
Written by Nancy Reisman
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ISBN: 9780307428608
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The First Desire

Written by Nancy Reisman


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

When Sadie looks out her window and sees her bother standing on the front lawn she knows he can't bring good news. Fidgeting over coffee with sugar and cream he explains: Their sister is gone. Three days earlier Goldie left to go shopping and she has not returned. With Goldie's disappearance... Read more >
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The Song and the Truth
The Song and the Truth
Written by Helga Ruebsamen, Translated by Paul Vincent
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307429377
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The Song and the Truth

Written by Helga Ruebsamen
Translated by Paul Vincent


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $9.99

Set against the backdrop of the Dutch East Indies and Nazi-occupied Holland, this luminous novel delivers epic themes filtered through the rich imagination of a young girl. Living with her parents on the island of Java in the late 1930s, five-year-old Lulu moves in a magical world of daydreams and island... Read more >
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Stempenyu: A Jewish Romance
Stempenyu: A Jewish Romance
Written by Sholem Aleichem, Translated by Hannah Berman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781933633169
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Stempenyu: A Jewish Romance

Written by Sholem Aleichem
Translated by Hannah Berman


Format: Trade Paperback, 150 pages
On Sale: December 14, 2007
Price: $10.00

Even the most pious Jew need not shed so many tears over the destruction of Jerusalem as the women were in the habit of shedding when Stempenyu was playing.

The first work of Sholom Aleichem’s to be translated into English—this long out-of-print translation is the only one ever done under Aleichem’s personal... Read more >
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San Remo Drive
San Remo Drive
Written by Leslie Epstein
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ISBN: 9781590510674
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San Remo Drive

Written by Leslie Epstein


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: October 17, 2006
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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House of Childhood: A Novel
House of Childhood: A Novel
Written by Anna Mitgutsch
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590511886
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House of Childhood: A Novel

Written by Anna Mitgutsch


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: August 17, 2006
Price: $24.95

"One of the most important novels of contemporary Austrian literature."—Neue Zürcher Zeitung

Max Berman, a successful but rootless New York restoration architect, socialite, and ladies' man, remembers his childhood home in the small Austrian town of "H," mostly through his mother‚'s cherished photographs and vivid stories. When she dies, still longing for... Read more >
The J.A.P. Chronicles
The J.A.P. Chronicles
Written by Isabel Rose
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767918374
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The J.A.P. Chronicles
A Novel
Written by Isabel Rose


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: May 9, 2006
Price: $12.95

Sex and the City meets Jane Austen in a wickedly funny, razor-sharp novel about the fortunes and misfortunes, expectations and regrets of seven women who shared long-ago summers at an elite Jewish girls’ camp.

Anyone who’s ever wondered what happened to the girls in the exclusive cliques of adolescence will delight... Read more >
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And the Word Was
And the Word Was
Written by Bruce Bauman
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ISBN: 9781590512241
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And the Word Was

Written by Bruce Bauman


Format: Trade Paperback, 360 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2006
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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Stalemate
Stalemate
Written by Icchokas Meras and Jonas Zdanys
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ISBN: 9781590511565
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Stalemate

Written by Icchokas Meras and Jonas Zdanys


Format: Trade Paperback, 168 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2005
Price: $13.95

A classic of Holocaust literature from “one of the great masters of the short novel.”
—The New Yorker

In the Vilna Ghetto during World War II, Nazi Commandant Schoger demands that all children be sent to the death camp. When Abraham Lipman pleads with him to spare their lives, Schoger reconsiders, and tells...
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Meritocracy
Meritocracy
Written by Jeffrey Lewis
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ISBN: 9781590511985
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Meritocracy

Written by Jeffrey Lewis


Format: Trade Paperback, 168 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2005
Price: $12.95

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The Children's War
The Children's War
Written by Monique Charlesworth
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400032075
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The Children's War

Written by Monique Charlesworth


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2005
Price: $14.95

This is the story of two children caught in the midst of war.It is 1939 and thirteen-year-old Ilse, half-Jewish, has been sent out of Germany by her Aryan mother to a place of supposed safety. Her journey takes her from the labyrinthine bazaars of Morocco to Paris, a city made hectic... Read more >
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