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All Days Are Night

Written by Peter Stamm
Translated by Michael Hoffman


Format: eBook, 252 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $14.95

A novel about survival, self-reliance, and art, by Peter Stamm, finalist for the 2013 Man Booker International Prize

All Days Are Night is the story of Gillian, a successful and beautiful TV host, content with her marriage to Matthias, even if she feels restless at times. One night following an argument, the couple...

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Angle of Repose
Angle of Repose
Written by Wallace Stegner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781101872765
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Angle of Repose

Written by Wallace Stegner


Format: Trade Paperback, 672 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $16.95

An American masterpiece and iconic novel of the West—a deeply moving narrative of one family and the traditions of our national past.

Lyman Ward is a retired professor of history, recently confined to a wheelchair by a crippling bone disease and dependant on others for his every need.  Amid the chaos of...

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The Book of Heaven
The Book of Heaven
Written by Patricia Storace
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375707551
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The Book of Heaven
A Novel
Written by Patricia Storace


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $16.95

From the author of the acclaimed Dinner with Persephone comes a radically original novel about four women who invite us to imagine the divine anew: what if “a woman’s point of view” were also God’s?

Patricia Storace’s Eve begins by telling us her version of what happened in Eden, and by revealing...

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Bread and Butter
Bread and Butter
Written by Michelle Wildgen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345805430
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Bread and Butter

Written by Michelle Wildgen


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $15.95

Britt and Leo have spent ten years establishing Winesap as the best restaurant in their small Pennsylvania town. They cater to their loyal customers, they don’t sleep with the staff, and business is good, even if their temperamental pastry chef is bored with making the same chocolate cake night after night...

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GB84
GB84
Written by David Peace
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612193939
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GB84
A Novel
Written by David Peace


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $16.95

Never before published in the U.S., GB84 will be launched in 2014 alongside two other novels by David Peace: The Damned Utd and Red or Dead

In taut and gripping prose that often feels like the relentless text of a surveillance report, GB84 tells the story of the British coal miner’s strike... Read more >
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GB84
A Novel
Written by David Peace


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $16.95

Never before published in the U.S., GB84 will be launched in 2014 alongside two other novels by David Peace: The Damned Utd and Red or Dead

In taut and gripping prose that often feels like the relentless text of a surveillance report, GB84 tells the story of the British coal miner’s strike... Read more >
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Half the Kingdom
Half the Kingdom
Written by Lore Segal
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612193922
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Half the Kingdom
A Novel
Written by Lore Segal


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $15.95

New York Times Notable Book 2013

"At once wry and poingnant." —The New Yorker

"A masterwork...Both wise and deeply enjoyable." —Cynthia Ozick, author of Foreign Bodies

The renowned New Yorker writer and Pulitzer Prize finalist Lore Segal—whom The New York Times declared "closer than anyone to writing the Great American Novel"—delivers a hilarious, poignant...
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In the Heart of the Heart of the Country
And Other Stories
Written by William H. Gass
Introduction by Joanna Scott


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $15.95

First published in 1968, In the Heart of the Heart of the Country established William Gass as one of America’s finest and boldest writers of fiction, and nearly fifty years later, the book still stands as a landmark of contemporary fiction. The two novellas and three short stories it contains are...

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In the Heart of the Heart of the Country
In the Heart of the Heart of the Country
Written by William H. Gass, Introduction by Joanna Scott
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590177648
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In the Heart of the Heart of the Country
And Other Stories
Written by William H. Gass
Introduction by Joanna Scott


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $15.95

First published in 1968, In the Heart of the Heart of the Country established William Gass as one of America’s finest and boldest writers of fiction, and nearly fifty years later, the book still stands as a landmark of contemporary fiction. The two novellas and three short stories it contains are...

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London Fields
London Fields
Written by Martin Amis, Introduction by John Sutherland
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375712524
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London Fields

Written by Martin Amis
Introduction by John Sutherland


Format: Hardcover, 552 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $24.00

Martin Amis’s acclaimed novel—now in a twenty-fifth-anniversary hardcover edition—is a blackly comic murder mystery about a murder that has not yet happened.

First published in 1989, LONDON FIELDS is set ten years into a dark future, against a backdrop of environmental and social decay and the looming threat of global cataclysm... Read more >
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A Map of Betrayal
A Map of Betrayal
Written by Ha Jin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307911605
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A Map of Betrayal
A Novel
Written by Ha Jin


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $26.95

A Christian Science Monitor Best Book of the Year

From the award-winning author of Waiting and War Trash: a riveting tale of espionage and conflicted loyalties that spans half a century in the entwined histories of two countries—China and the United States—and two families.
 
When Lilian Shang, born and raised in... Read more >
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A Map of Betrayal
A Map of Betrayal
Written by Ha Jin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307911612
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A Map of Betrayal
A Novel
Written by Ha Jin


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $13.99

A Christian Science Monitor Best Book of the Year

From the award-winning author of Waiting and War Trash: a riveting tale of espionage and conflicted loyalties that spans half a century in the entwined histories of two countries—China and the United States—and two families.
 
When Lilian Shang, born and raised in... Read more >
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Olive Kitteridge
Olive Kitteridge
Written by Elizabeth Strout
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804194785
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Olive Kitteridge
Fiction
Written by Elizabeth Strout


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $26.00

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE • NOW AN HBO MINISERIES

At times stern, at other times patient, at times perceptive, at other times in sad denial, Olive Kitteridge, a retired schoolteacher, deplores the changes in her little town of Crosby, Maine, and in the world at large, but she doesn’t always recognize... Read more >
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Paris Trout
Paris Trout
Written by Pete Dexter
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812987386
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Paris Trout
A Novel
Written by Pete Dexter


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $16.00

Pete Dexter’s National Book Award–winning tour de force tells the mesmerizing story of a shocking crime that shatters lives and exposes the hypocrisies of a small Southern town.
 
The time and place: Cotton Point, Georgia, just after World War II. The event: the murder of a fourteen-year-old black girl by... Read more >
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Paris Trout
Paris Trout
Written by Pete Dexter
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812987393
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Paris Trout
A Novel
Written by Pete Dexter


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $11.99

Pete Dexter’s National Book Award–winning tour de force tells the mesmerizing story of a shocking crime that shatters lives and exposes the hypocrisies of a small Southern town.
 
The time and place: Cotton Point, Georgia, just after World War II. The event: the murder of a fourteen-year-old black girl by... Read more >
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Prayers for the Stolen
Prayers for the Stolen
Written by Jennifer Clement
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804138802
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Prayers for the Stolen

Written by Jennifer Clement


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $15.00

A haunting story of love and survival that introduces an unforgettable literary heroine
 
Ladydi Garcia Martínez is fierce, funny and smart. She was born into a world where being a girl is a dangerous thing. In the mountains of Guerrero, Mexico, women must fend for themselves, as their men have left to... Read more >
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Silence Once Begun
Silence Once Begun
Written by Jesse Ball
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345805522
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Silence Once Begun
A Novel
Written by Jesse Ball


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $15.95

Over the course of several months, eight people vanish from their homes in the same Japanese town, a single playing card found on each door. Known as “the Narito Disappearances,” the crime has authorities baffled—until a confession appears on the police’s doorstep, signed by one Oda Sotatsu, a thread salesman.
 
Sotatsu...

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A Week in Winter
A Week in Winter
Written by Maeve Binchy, Read by Rosalyn Landor
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553545296
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A Week in Winter

Written by Maeve Binchy
Read by Rosalyn Landor


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $19.99

Stoneybridge is a small town on the west coast of Ireland where all the families know one another. When Chicky Starr decides to take an old, decaying mansion set high on the cliffs overlooking the windswept Atlantic Ocean and turn it into a restful place for a holiday by the sea...

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In the Pond
In the Pond
Written by Ha Jin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804153720
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In the Pond

Written by Ha Jin


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 29, 2014
Price: $9.99

National Book Award-winner Ha Jin's arresting debut novel ,  In the Pond, is a darkly funny portrait of an amateur calligrapher who wields his delicate artist's brush as a weapon against the powerful party bureaucrats who rule his provincial Chinese town.

Shao Bin is a downtrodden worker at the Harvest Fertilizer Plant by... Read more >
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Oblomov
Oblomov
Written by Ivan Goncharov
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804153898
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Oblomov

Written by Ivan Goncharov


Format: eBook, 624 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2014
Price: $6.99

The sly, subversive side of the nineteenth-century Russian literary character -- the one which represents such a contrast to the titanic exertions of Tolstoy and Dostoevsky -- was most fully realized in Ivan Goncharov's 1859 masterpiece, Oblomov.

This magnificent farce about a gentleman who spends the better part of his life...

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Bark
Bark
Written by Lorrie Moore
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307740861
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Bark
Stories
Written by Lorrie Moore


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $15.00

A New York Times Notable Book

“Heartbreaking. . . . Mordantly funny. . . . Takes us on a rare flight of self-transcendence. . . . Moments of recognition bring jolts like electric shocks.” —The New York Review of Books
 
“Wonderful. . . . Masterful. . . . Profound. . ...

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The Book of Strange New Things
The Book of Strange New Things
Written by Michel Faber, Read by Josh Cohen
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553546217
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The Book of Strange New Things
A Novel
Written by Michel Faber
Read by Josh Cohen


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $50.00

A monumental, genre-defying novel that David Mitchell calls "Michel Faber’s second masterpiece," The Book of Strange New Things is a masterwork from a writer in full command of his many talents.

It begins with Peter, a devoted man of faith, as he is called to the mission of a lifetime, one... Read more >
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The Book of Strange New Things
The Book of Strange New Things
Written by Michel Faber, Read by Josh Cohen
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553546224
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The Book of Strange New Things
A Novel
Written by Michel Faber
Read by Josh Cohen


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $27.50

A monumental, genre-defying novel that David Mitchell calls "Michel Faber’s second masterpiece," The Book of Strange New Things is a masterwork from a writer in full command of his many talents.

It begins with Peter, a devoted man of faith, as he is called to the mission of a lifetime, one... Read more >
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The Book of Strange New Things
The Book of Strange New Things
Written by Michel Faber
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The Book of Strange New Things
A Novel
Written by Michel Faber


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $13.99

A monumental, genre-defying novel that David Mitchell calls "Michel Faber’s second masterpiece," The Book of Strange New Things is a masterwork from a writer in full command of his many talents.

It begins with Peter, a devoted man of faith, as he is called to the mission of a lifetime, one... Read more >
The Book of Strange New Things
The Book of Strange New Things
Written by Michel Faber
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780553418842
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The Book of Strange New Things
A Novel
Written by Michel Faber


Format: Hardcover, 512 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $28.00

A monumental, genre-defying novel that David Mitchell calls "Michel Faber’s second masterpiece," The Book of Strange New Things is a masterwork from a writer in full command of his many talents.

It begins with Peter, a devoted man of faith, as he is called to the mission of a lifetime, one... Read more >
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