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Oliver VII
Oliver VII
Written by Antal Szerb, Translated by Len Rix
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781908968395
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Oliver VII

Written by Antal Szerb
Translated by Len Rix


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $18.00

"Szerb belongs with the master novelists of the twentieth century" Paul Bailey, Daily Telegraph

The bored young ruler of an idyllic Central European country plots a coup against himself and escapes to Venice in search of 'real' experience. There he falls in with a team of ambitious con-men and ends up... Read more >
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The Pendragon Legend
The Pendragon Legend
Written by Antal Szerb, Translated by Len Rix
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781908968401
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The Pendragon Legend

Written by Antal Szerb
Translated by Len Rix


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $18.00

"An absolute treat... Szerb is a master novelist, a comedian whose powers transcend time and language" Nicholas Lezard, Guardian

At an end-of-season London soirée a young Hungarian scholar, Dr János Bátky, is introduced to the Earl of Gwynedd, a reclusive eccentric who is the subject of strange rumours. Invited to the family... Read more >
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Black Snow
Black Snow
Written by Mikhail Bulgakov, Translated by Michael Glenny
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612192147
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Black Snow

Written by Mikhail Bulgakov
Translated by Michael Glenny


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 30, 2013
Price: $15.95

A new edition of Bulgakov’s blistering satire about the great Russian director Stanislavski, inventor of “Method acting,” part of Melville House’s reissue of the Bulgakov backlist in Michael Glenny’s celebrated translations.

In 1926, a play based on Mikhail Bulgakov’s novel The White Guard premiered at the prestigious Moscow Arts Theatre and it... Read more >
The Heart of a Dog
The Heart of a Dog
Written by Mikhail Bulgakov, Translated by Michael Glenny
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612192888
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The Heart of a Dog

Written by Mikhail Bulgakov
Translated by Michael Glenny


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: July 30, 2013
Price: $15.95

A new edition of Bulgakov’s fantastical precursor to The Master and Margarita, part of Melville House’s reissue of the Bulgakov backlist in Michael Glenny’s celebrated translations.

A key work of early modernism, this is the superbly comic story of a Soviet scientist and a scroungy Moscow mongrel named Sharik. Attempting a medical... Read more >
The Deep Whatsis
The Deep Whatsis
Written by Peter Mattei
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590516386
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The Deep Whatsis

Written by Peter Mattei


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $15.95

The Deep Whatsis follows a brilliant antihero staggering into madness as he navigates among Brooklyn hipsters, advertising tyrants, corporate hypocrisy, and the ghosts of his past.
 
Meet Eric Nye: player, philosopher, drunk, sociopath. A ruthless young Chief Idea Officer at a New York City ad agency, Eric downsizes his department... Read more >
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The Deep Whatsis

Written by Peter Mattei


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $12.99

The Deep Whatsis follows a brilliant antihero staggering into madness as he navigates among Brooklyn hipsters, advertising tyrants, corporate hypocrisy, and the ghosts of his past.
 
Meet Eric Nye: player, philosopher, drunk, sociopath. A ruthless young Chief Idea Officer at a New York City ad agency, Eric downsizes his department... Read more >
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The Investigation
The Investigation
Written by Philippe Claudel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307946706
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The Investigation

Written by Philippe Claudel


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $16.95

A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year

The Investigator, a humble and ordinary man, has been ordered to conduct an Investigation into a series of suicides that have taken place at the Enterprise—a huge, sprawling complex in an unnamed Town. But the Investigator’s train is delayed. When he finally arrives, no... Read more >
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The Oasis
The Oasis
Written by Mary McCarthy, Introduction by Vivian Gornick
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612192284
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The Oasis
A Novel
Written by Mary McCarthy
Introduction by Vivian Gornick


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $15.00

A vicious and brilliant satire of human vanity from the author of the classic bestseller The Group

Long out of print, Mary McCarthy's second novel is a bitingly funny satire set in the early years of the Cold War about a group of writers, editors, and intellectuals who retreat to rural New... Read more >
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The Unrest-Cure and Other Stories
The Unrest-Cure and Other Stories
Written by Saki, Illustrated by Edward Gorey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590176245
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The Unrest-Cure and Other Stories

Written by Saki
Illustrated by Edward Gorey


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $14.95

An NYRB Classics Original

The whimsical, macabre tales of British writer H. H. Munro—better known as Saki—skewer the banality and hypocrisy of polite English society between the end of the Victorian era and the beginning of World War I. Saki’s heroes are enfants terribles who marshal their considerable wit and imagination against... Read more >
Bad Monkey
Bad Monkey
Written by Carl Hiaasen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307272591
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Bad Monkey

Written by Carl Hiaasen


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $26.95

Andrew Yancy—late of the Miami Police and soon-to-be-late of the Monroe County sheriff’s office—has a human arm in his freezer. There’s a logical (Hiaasenian) explanation for that, but not for how and why it parted from its shadowy owner. Yancy thinks the boating-accident/shark-luncheon explanation is full of holes, and if he...

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Bad Monkey
Bad Monkey
Written by Carl Hiaasen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385350075
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Bad Monkey

Written by Carl Hiaasen


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $10.99

Andrew Yancy—late of the Miami Police and soon-to-be-late of the Monroe County sheriff’s office—has a human arm in his freezer. There’s a logical (Hiaasenian) explanation for that, but not for how and why it parted from its shadowy owner. Yancy thinks the boating-accident/shark-luncheon explanation is full of holes, and if he...

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Bad Monkey
Bad Monkey
Written by Carl Hiaasen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804120968
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Bad Monkey

Written by Carl Hiaasen


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $27.00

Andrew Yancy—late of the Miami Police and soon-to-be-late of the Monroe County sheriff’s office—has a human arm in his freezer. There’s a logical (Hiaasenian) explanation for that, but not for how and why it parted from its shadowy owner. Yancy thinks the boating-accident/shark-luncheon explanation is full of holes, and if he...

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Bad Monkey
Bad Monkey
Written by Carl Hiaasen, Read by Arte Johnson
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780739385142
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Bad Monkey

Written by Carl Hiaasen
Read by Arte Johnson


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $40.00

Andrew Yancy—late of the Miami Police and soon-to-be-late of the Monroe County sheriff’s office—has a human arm in his freezer. There’s a logical (Hiaasenian) explanation for that, but not for how and why it parted from its shadowy owner. Yancy thinks the boating-accident/shark-luncheon explanation is full of holes, and if he...

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Bad Monkey
Bad Monkey
Written by Carl Hiaasen, Read by Arte Johnson
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739385159
Our Price: $20.00

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Bad Monkey

Written by Carl Hiaasen
Read by Arte Johnson


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $20.00

Andrew Yancy—late of the Miami Police and soon-to-be-late of the Monroe County sheriff’s office—has a human arm in his freezer. There’s a logical (Hiaasenian) explanation for that, but not for how and why it parted from its shadowy owner. Yancy thinks the boating-accident/shark-luncheon explanation is full of holes, and if he...

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The Oasis
A Novel
Written by Mary McCarthy
Introduction by Vivian Gornick


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $15.00

A vicious and brilliant satire of human vanity from the author of the classic bestseller The Group

Long out of print, Mary McCarthy's second novel is a bitingly funny satire set in the early years of the Cold War about a group of writers, editors, and intellectuals who retreat to rural New... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Alteration
The Alteration
Written by Kingsley Amis, Introduction by William Gibson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590176177
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The Alteration

Written by Kingsley Amis
Introduction by William Gibson


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $14.95

In Kingsley Amis’s virtuoso foray into virtual history it is 1976 but the modern world is a medieval relic, frozen in intellectual and spiritual time ever since Martin Luther was promoted to pope back in the sixteenth century. Stephen the Third, the king of England, has just died, and Mass (Mozart’s... Read more >
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The Alteration

Written by Kingsley Amis
Introduction by William Gibson


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $14.95

In Kingsley Amis’s virtuoso foray into virtual history it is 1976 but the modern world is a medieval relic, frozen in intellectual and spiritual time ever since Martin Luther was promoted to pope back in the sixteenth century. Stephen the Third, the king of England, has just died, and Mass (Mozart’s... Read more >
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The Green Man
The Green Man
Written by Kingsley Amis, Introduction by Michael Dirda
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590176160
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The Green Man

Written by Kingsley Amis
Introduction by Michael Dirda


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $14.95

Maurice Allington has reached middle age and is haunted by death. As he says, “I honestly can’t see why everybody who isn’t a child, everybody who’s theoretically old enough to have understood what death means, doesn’t spend all his time thinking about it. It’s a pretty arresting thought.” He also happens... Read more >
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The Green Man

Written by Kingsley Amis
Introduction by Michael Dirda


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $14.95

Maurice Allington has reached middle age and is haunted by death. As he says, “I honestly can’t see why everybody who isn’t a child, everybody who’s theoretically old enough to have understood what death means, doesn’t spend all his time thinking about it. It’s a pretty arresting thought.” He also happens... Read more >
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Lionel Asbo
Lionel Asbo
Written by Martin Amis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307948083
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Lionel Asbo
State of England
Written by Martin Amis


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $15.00

Des Pepperdine is a boy out of place. He lives on the thirty-third floor of a London housing project; while his peers pick fights, Des retreats to the public library. What’s more, Des’s uncle and guardian, Lionel Asbo, is one of the most notorious petty criminals in the city. Yet Lionel...

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Basket Case
Basket Case
Written by Carl Hiaasen, Read by George Newbern
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804149051
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Basket Case

Written by Carl Hiaasen
Read by George Newbern


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 30, 2013
Price: $20.00

Once a hotshot investigative reporter, Jack Tagger now bangs out obituaries for a South Florida daily, “plotting to resurrect my newspaper career by yoking my byline to some famous stiff.” Jimmy Stoma, the infamous front man of Jimmy and the Slut Puppies, dead in a fishy-smelling scuba “accident,” might be the... Read more >
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Fox 8: A Story
Fox 8: A Story
Written by George Saunders
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812995329
Our Price: $0.99
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Fox 8: A Story

Written by George Saunders


Format: eBook, 21 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $0.99

From the author of the instant New York Times bestseller Tenth of December comes a darkly comic short story, a fable about the all too real impact that we humans have on the environment—now available for the first time as an eBook.
 
Fox 8 has always been known as the... Read more >
Fox 8
Fox 8
Written by George Saunders, Read by George Saunders
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804163989
Our Price: $1.99

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Fox 8
A Story
Written by George Saunders
Read by George Saunders


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $1.99

From the author of the instant New York Times bestseller Tenth of December comes a darkly comic short story, a fable about the all too real impact that we humans have on the environment.
 
Fox 8 has always been known as the daydreamer in his pack, the one his fellow foxes regarded... Read more >
Lucky You
Lucky You
Written by Carl Hiaasen, Read by George Newbern
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804149075
Our Price: $22.50

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Lucky You

Written by Carl Hiaasen
Read by George Newbern


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $22.50

Grange, Florida, is famous for its miracles--the weeping fiberglass Madonna, the Road-Stain Jesus, the stigmata man. And now it has JoLayne Lucks, unlikely winner of the state lottery.

Unfortunately, JoLayne's winning ticket isn't the only one. The other belongs to Bodean Gazzer and his raunchy sidekick, Chub, who believe they're entitled to... Read more >
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Sick Puppy
Sick Puppy
Written by Carl Hiaasen, Read by George Newbern
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804149099
Our Price: $22.50

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Sick Puppy

Written by Carl Hiaasen
Read by George Newbern


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $22.50

When Palmer Stoat notices the black pickup truck following him on the highway, he fears his precious Range Rover is about to be carjacked. But Twilly Spree, the man tailing Stoat, has vengeance, not sport-utility vehicles, on his mind. Idealistic, independently wealthy and pathologically short-tempered, Twilly has dedicated himself to saving... Read more >
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