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Ready to Burst

Written by Franketienne
Translated by Kaiama L. Glover


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $18.00

Ready to Burst follows the lives of two young men and their individual attempts to make sense of the deeply troubled society surrounding them. An informed critique of the “brain drain” prompted by the Duvalier dictatorship, Ready to Burst is, in Frankétienne’s words, a portrait of “the extreme bitterness of doom in the face... Read more >
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Where There's Smoke (Short Story) and Larger Than Life (Novella)
Where There's Smoke (Short Story) and Larger Than Life (Novella)
Written by Jodi Picoult, Read by Kathe Mazur and Rebecca Lowman
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9781101887554
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Where There's Smoke (Short Story) and Larger Than Life (Novella)

Written by Jodi Picoult
Read by Kathe Mazur and Rebecca Lowman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $3.99

Where There's Smoke:

Bestselling author Jodi Picoult is a masterful storyteller, who “writes with a fine touch, a sharp eye for detail, and a firm grasp of the delicacy and complexity of human relationships” (The Boston Globe). Now, in this original short story, Picoult introduces Serenity Jones, one of the fascinating characters... Read more >
Boy in the Twilight
Boy in the Twilight
Written by Yu Hua, Translated by Allan H. Barr
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804171021
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Boy in the Twilight
Stories of the Hidden China
Written by Yu Hua
Translated by Allan H. Barr


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $15.95

Yu Hua’s populist voice and exquisite wit have made him one of the most celebrated and bestselling writers in China. These visceral, flawlessly crafted stories explore the line between cruelty and warmth on which his country is precariously balanced.
        In the title story, a shopkeeper confronts a...

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Dept. of Speculation
Dept. of Speculation
Written by Jenny Offill
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345806871
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Dept. of Speculation

Written by Jenny Offill


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $15.00

ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW’ S 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR

In the beginning, it was easy to imagine their future. They were young and giddy, sure of themselves and of their love for each other. “Dept. of Speculation” was their code name for all the thrilling uncertainties... Read more >
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Dust
Dust
Written by Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345802545
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Dust

Written by Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $16.95

When a young man is gunned down in the streets of Nairobi, his grief-stricken father and sister bring his body back to their crumbling home in the Kenyan drylands. But the murder has stirred up memories long since buried, precipitating a series of events no one could have foreseen. As the...

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Foreign Gods, Inc.
Foreign Gods, Inc.
Written by Okey Ndibe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616954581
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Foreign Gods, Inc.

Written by Okey Ndibe


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $16.00

From a disciple of the late Chinua Achebe comes a masterful and universally acclaimed novel that is at once a taut, literary thriller and an indictment of greed’s power to subsume all things, including the sacred.

Foreign Gods, Inc., tells the story of Ike, a New York-based Nigerian cab driver who sets... Read more >
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Journey by Moonlight
Journey by Moonlight
Written by Antal Szerb, Translated by Len Rix, Introduction by Julie Orringer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590177730
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Journey by Moonlight

Written by Antal Szerb
Translated by Len Rix
Introduction by Julie Orringer


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $16.95

An NYRB Classics Original

The trouble begins in Venice, the first stop on Erzsi and Mihály’s honeymoon tour of Italy. Here Erzsi discovers that her new husband prefers wandering back alleys on his own to her company. The trouble picks up in Ravenna, where a hostile man zooms up on a motorcycle... Read more >
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Journey by Moonlight

Written by Antal Szerb
Translated by Len Rix
Introduction by Julie Orringer


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $16.95

An NYRB Classics Original

The trouble begins in Venice, the first stop on Erzsi and Mihály’s honeymoon tour of Italy. Here Erzsi discovers that her new husband prefers wandering back alleys on his own to her company. The trouble picks up in Ravenna, where a hostile man zooms up on a motorcycle... Read more >
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The Journey Prize Stories 26
The Journey Prize Stories 26
Written by Various
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771050503
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The Journey Prize Stories 26

Written by Various


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $17.95

Now in its twenty-sixth year, this celebrated annual fiction anthology showcases the best short stories of the year by some of our most exciting new writers. A must-read for readers of short fiction writers, including fans of Lynn Coady, Miranda Hill, George Saunders, Karen Russell, and B.J. Novak, and publications like... Read more >
The Jugheads

Written by J.R. Helton


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $17.95

East Texas in the 1960s is not the worst place to have grown up, but for narrator Jake of The Jugheads, it was a minefield. Describing clearly and courageously first jobs and first kisses, family vacations and family fights, Jake takes us through a wild ride of a coming of age... Read more >
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Leaving the Sea
Leaving the Sea
Written by Ben Marcus
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307739988
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Leaving the Sea
Stories
Written by Ben Marcus


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $15.95

By turns hilarious and heartfelt, dark and illuminative, Ben Marcus’s Leaving the Sea is a ground breaking collection of stories from one of the single most vital, extraordinary, and unique writers of his generation.

In the heartfelt “I Can Say Many Nice Things,” a washed-up writer toying with infidelity leads a... Read more >
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The Man of Feeling
The Man of Feeling
Written by Javier Marias
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804172592
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The Man of Feeling

Written by Javier Marias


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $15.00

A story of love and memory.
 
On a train journey from Paris to Madrid a young opera singer becomes fascinated by those in his compartment: a middle-aged businessman, his alluring wife and their male traveling companion. Soon his life of constant travel, luxury hotels, rehearsal and performance will become entangled... Read more >
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The Man of Feeling
The Man of Feeling
Written by Javier Marias
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804172608
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The Man of Feeling

Written by Javier Marias


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $9.99

A story of love and memory.
 
On a train journey from Paris to Madrid a young opera singer becomes fascinated by those in his compartment: a middle-aged businessman, his alluring wife and their male traveling companion. Soon his life of constant travel, luxury hotels, rehearsal and performance will become entangled with these... Read more >
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Olinger Stories
Olinger Stories
Written by John Updike
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375712500
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Olinger Stories

Written by John Updike


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $16.00

The first one-volume hardcover edition of the eleven autobiographical stories that were closest to Updike's heart. With full-cloth binding and a silk ribbon marker. EVERYMAN'S POCKET CLASSICS.

In an interview, Updike once said, "If I had to give anybody one book of me, it would be the Olinger Stories." These stories were... Read more >
Some Luck
Some Luck
Written by Jane Smiley
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307700315
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Some Luck
A novel
Written by Jane Smiley


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $26.95

Longlisted for the 2014 National Book Award

From the winner of the Pulitzer Prize: a powerful, engrossing new novel—the life and times of a remarkable family over three transformative decades in America. 

On their farm in Denby, Iowa, Rosanna and Walter Langdon abide by time-honored values that they pass on to their five... Read more >
Some Luck
Some Luck
Written by Jane Smiley
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385350396
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Some Luck
A novel
Written by Jane Smiley


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $12.99

Longlisted for the 2014 National Book Award

From the winner of the Pulitzer Prize: a powerful, engrossing new novel—the life and times of a remarkable family over three transformative decades in America. 

On their farm in Denby, Iowa, Rosanna and Walter Langdon abide by time-honored values that they pass on to their five... Read more >
Some Luck
Some Luck
Written by Jane Smiley, Read by Lorelei King
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804194105
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Some Luck
A novel
Written by Jane Smiley
Read by Lorelei King


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $45.00

Longlisted for the 2014 National Book Award

From the winner of the Pulitzer Prize: a powerful, engrossing new novel—the life and times of a remarkable family over three transformative decades in America. 

On their farm in Denby, Iowa, Rosanna and Walter Langdon abide by time-honored values that they pass on to their five... Read more >
Some Luck
Some Luck
Written by Jane Smiley, Read by Lorelei King
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804194112
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Some Luck
A novel
Written by Jane Smiley
Read by Lorelei King


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $22.50

Longlisted for the 2014 National Book Award

From the winner of the Pulitzer Prize: a powerful, engrossing new novel—the life and times of a remarkable family over three transformative decades in America. 

On their farm in Denby, Iowa, Rosanna and Walter Langdon abide by time-honored values that they pass on to their five... Read more >
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You Disappear
You Disappear
Written by Christian Jungersen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345804624
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You Disappear

Written by Christian Jungersen


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $16.95

Mia’s happy marriage is shattered when a brain tumor begins to change her husband’s personality beyond recognition. As Frederik becomes ever more a stranger before her eyes, the revelation that he has used his position as headmaster to mbezzle millions from his school's treasury turns Mia's private crisis into one that... Read more >
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The Awkward Age
The Awkward Age
Written by Henry James
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804153935
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The Awkward Age

Written by Henry James


Format: eBook, 356 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2014
Price: $5.99

Henry James had arrived at such mastery of the forms and uses of fiction by the time he published The Awkward Age in 1899 that this story of a young girl introduced into a casually corrupt circle of sophisticates is at once a universal drama of innocence confronting evil, a detailed examination...

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The Eustace Diamonds
The Eustace Diamonds
Written by Anthony Trollope
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804153966
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The Eustace Diamonds

Written by Anthony Trollope


Format: eBook, 493 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2014
Price: $6.99

Anthony Trollope's celebrated Parliamentary novels, of which The Eustace Diamonds (1873) is the third and most famous, are at once unfailingly amusing social comedies, melodramas of greed and deception, and precise nature studies of the political animal in its mid-Victorian habitat. With its purloined jewels, its conniving, resilient, mercenary heroine, and...

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The Small House at Allington
The Small House at Allington
Written by Anthony Trollope
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804153973
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The Small House at Allington

Written by Anthony Trollope


Format: eBook, 233 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2014
Price: $3.99

The Small House At Allington (1864) is Anthony Trollope's fifth novel in the sequence that has become known as the Barsetshire series.  Set against the vividly imagined backdrop of the cathedral town of Barchester, it is the story of the embittered old bachelor Squire Dale and his impoverished nieces, Lily and...

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Come Back
Come Back
Written by Rudy Wiebe
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345808851
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Come Back

Written by Rudy Wiebe


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $26.95

From a 2-time winner of the Governor General's Literary Award, an intense novel of loss, memory and the limitless nature of family love.
          Hal Wiens, a retired professor, is mourning the sudden death of his loving wife, Yo. To get through each day, he relies on the bare comfort of... Read more >
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Come Back
Come Back
Written by Rudy Wiebe
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345808875
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Come Back

Written by Rudy Wiebe


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $13.99

From a 2-time winner of the Governor General's Literary Award, an intense novel of loss, memory and the limitless nature of family love.
          Hal Wiens, a retired professor, is mourning the sudden death of his loving wife, Yo. To get through each day, he relies on the bare comfort of... Read more >
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The Zone of Interest
The Zone of Interest
Written by Martin Amis
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385353496
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The Zone of Interest
A novel
Written by Martin Amis


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $26.95

Once upon a time there was a king, and the king commissioned his favorite wizard to create a magic mirror. This mirror didn’t show you your reflection. It showed you your soul—it showed you who you really were.

The wizard couldn’t look at it without turning away. The king couldn’t look... Read more >
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