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Paradise Park
Paradise Park
Written by Allegra Goodman
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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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The Glass Room
The Glass Room
Written by Simon Mawer
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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
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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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The Shiksa Syndrome
The Shiksa Syndrome
Written by Laurie Graff
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ISBN: 9780767927628
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The Shiksa Syndrome
A Novel
Written by Laurie Graff


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: September 8, 2009
Price: $13.99

Do shiksas really have more fun? A Jewish girl is about to find out in Laurie Graff’s wickedly witty novel.

SHIK·SA (shĭk'sə)
n. Yiddish
1. A non-Jewish woman. 2. A quintessential blonde beauty. 3. A Jewish boy’s dream. 4. A Jewish girl’s nightmare.

Manhattan publicist Aimee Albert knows a good spin, but... Read more >
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The German Bride
The German Bride
Written by Joanna Hershon
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ISBN: 9780345468468
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The German Bride
A Novel
Written by Joanna Hershon


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2009
Price: $15.00

Berlin, 1861. Eva Frank, a sixteen-year-old Jewess, has her portrait painted, which leads to an indiscretion that has devastating consequences. Desperate to escape a painful situation, Eva marries Abraham Shein, an ambitious merchant who has returned home to Germany for the first time in a decade since establishing himself in the... Read more >
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Crossing the Hudson
Crossing the Hudson
Written by Peter Stephan Jungk, Translated by David Dollenmayer
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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
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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 >
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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
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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
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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
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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All Whom I Have Loved
All Whom I Have Loved
Written by Aharon Appelfeld
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ISBN: 9780307481320
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All Whom I Have Loved
A Novel
Written by Aharon Appelfeld


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $12.99

The haunting story of a Jewish family in Eastern Europe in the 1930s that prefigures the fate of the Jews during World War II.

At the center is nine-year-old Paul Rosenfeld, the beloved only child of divorced parents, through whose eyes we view a dissolving, increasingly chaotic world. Initially, Paul lives with... Read more >
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Farewell Shanghai
Farewell Shanghai
Written by Angel Wagenstein, Translated by Elizabeth Frank and Deliana Simeonova
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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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