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The Locusts Have No King

Written by Dawn Powell


Format: eBook, 303 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $17.99

NO ONE HAS SATIRIZED New York society quite like Dawn Powell, and in this classic novel she turns her sharp eye and stinging wit on the literary world, and "identifies every sort of publishing type with the patience of a pathologist removing organs for inspection." Frederick Olliver, an obscure historian and... Read more >
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My Home is Far Away

Written by Dawn Powell


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $14.95

My Home is Far Away is the most precisely autobiographical of Powell’s fifteen novels. In this family chronicle set in early twentieth century Ohio, young Marcia Willard’s family struggles to keep up with the rapidly changing times, and Marcia endures disillusionment, cruelty, and betrayal to forge a survivor’s sense of independence... Read more >
A Time to Be Born

Written by Dawn Powell


Format: eBook, 327 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $14.95

Set against an atmospheric backdrop of New York City in the months just before America’ s entry into World War II, A Time To Be Born is a scathing and hilarious study of cynical New Yorkers stalking each other for various selfish ends. At the center of the story are a... Read more >
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Turn, Magic Wheel

Written by Dawn Powell


Format: eBook, 228 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $14.95

Dennis Orphen, in writing a novel, has stolen the life story of his friend, Effie Callingham, the former wife of a famous, Hemingway-like novelist, Andrew Callingham. Orphen’s betrayal is not the only one, nor the worst one, in this hilarious satire of the New York literary scene. (Powell personally considered this... Read more >
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The Wicked Pavilion

Written by Dawn Powell


Format: eBook, 281 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $14.95

The “Wicked Pavilion” of the title is the Café Julien, where everybody who is anybody goes to recover from failed love affairs and to pursue new ones, to cadge money, to hatch plots, and to puncture one another’s reputation. Dennis Orphen, the writer from Dawn Powell’s Turn, Magic Wheel, makes an... Read more >
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Pope Patrick
Pope Patrick
Written by Peter De Rosa
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307804495
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Pope Patrick

Written by Peter De Rosa


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 2, 2011
Price: $12.99

The year is 2009. America has its first Catholic president since Kennedy. The planet's other superpower is the Federation of Islamic Republics, stretching from Morocco to Pakistan. And in Rome, the aging Polish Pope, obstinate and combative to the end, has died, and the conclave of cardinals must choose a successor... Read more >
Damned
Damned
Written by Chuck Palahniuk
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385533027
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Damned

Written by Chuck Palahniuk


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $25.95

“Are you there, Satan? It’s me, Madison,” declares the whip-tongued thirteen-year-old narrator of Damned, Chuck Palahniuk’s subversive new work of fiction. The daughter of a narcissistic film star and a billionaire, Madison is abandoned at her Swiss boarding school over Christmas, while her parents are off touting their new projects and... Read more >
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Damned
Damned
Written by Chuck Palahniuk
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385533140
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Damned

Written by Chuck Palahniuk


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $11.99

“Are you there, Satan? It’s me, Madison,” declares the whip-tongued thirteen-year-old narrator of Damned, Chuck Palahniuk’s subversive new work of fiction. The daughter of a narcissistic film star and a billionaire, Madison is abandoned at her Swiss boarding school over Christmas, while her parents are off touting their new projects and... Read more >
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The Little Girl and the Cigarette
The Little Girl and the Cigarette
Written by Benoit Duteurtre, Translated by Charlotte Mandell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612190969
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The Little Girl and the Cigarette

Written by Benoit Duteurtre
Translated by Charlotte Mandell


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $15.95

A wicked satire about the chaos that results when there's a rule for everything.

In the over-legislated world of this outrageous black comedy, a death-row inmate becomes a darling of the media-- and the tobacco conglomerates--after he demands his right to a final cigarette . . . in a smoke-free prison. Meanwhile...

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Amerika: The Missing Person
Amerika: The Missing Person
Written by Franz Kafka
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780805211610
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Amerika: The Missing Person
A New Translation, Based on the Restored Text
Written by Franz Kafka


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $14.00

Kafka began writing what he had entitled Der Verschollene (The Missing Person) in 1912 and wrote the last completed chapter in 1914. But it wasn’t until 1927, three years after his death, that Max Brod, Kafka’s friend and literary executor, edited the unfinished manuscript and published it as Amerika. Kafka’s first... Read more >
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The Vices

Written by Lawrence Douglas


Format: eBook, 356 pages
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $12.99

Oliver Vice, forty-one, prominent philosopher, scholar, and art collector, is missing and presumed dead, over the side of Queen Mary 2.Troubled by his friend’s possible suicide, the unnamed narrator of Lawrence Douglas’ new novel launches an all-consuming investigation into Vice’s life history. Douglas, moving backward through time, tells a mordantly humorous... Read more >
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The Vices
The Vices
Written by Lawrence Douglas
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590514153
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The Vices

Written by Lawrence Douglas


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $15.95

Oliver Vice, forty-one, prominent philosopher, scholar, and art collector, is missing and presumed dead, over the side of Queen Mary 2.Troubled by his friend’s possible suicide, the unnamed narrator of Lawrence Douglas’ new novel launches an all-consuming investigation into Vice’s life history. Douglas, moving backward through time, tells a mordantly humorous... Read more >
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Little Green Men
Little Green Men
Written by Christopher Buckley
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307799838
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Little Green Men
A Novel
Written by Christopher Buckley


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: July 20, 2011
Price: $9.99

In 1994, Christopher Buckley published one of the most acclaimed and successful comic novels of the decade, Thank You for Smoking. Now Buckley returns to the strange land of Washington, D.C., in Little Green Men, a millennial comedy of manners about aliens and pundits . . . and how much they... Read more >
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Tell-All
Tell-All
Written by Chuck Palahniuk
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307389824
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Tell-All

Written by Chuck Palahniuk


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: May 31, 2011
Price: $15.00

For decades Hazie Coogan has tended to the outsized needs of Katherine "Miss Kathie"  Kenton, veteran of multiple marriages, career comebacks, and cosmetic surgeries. But danger arrives with gentleman caller Webster Carlton Westward III, who worms his way into Miss Kathie’s heart—and boudoir. Soon, Hazie discovers that this bounder has already...

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Submarine
Submarine
Written by JOE DUNTHORNE
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812978391
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Submarine
A Novel
Written by JOE DUNTHORNE


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $15.00

At once a self-styled social scientist, a spy in the baffling adult world, and a budding, hormone-driven emotional explorer, Oliver Tate is stealthily nosing his way forward through the murky and uniquely perilous waters of adolescence. His objectives? Uncovering the secrets behind his parents’ teetering marriage, unraveling the mystery that is...

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Submarine
Submarine
Written by JOE DUNTHORNE, Read by Bruce Mann
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307971227
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Submarine
A Novel
Written by JOE DUNTHORNE
Read by Bruce Mann


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $20.00

The dryly precocious, soon-to-be-fifteen-year-old hero of this engagingly offbeat debut novel, Oliver Tate lives in the seaside town of Swansea, Wales. At once a self-styled social scientist, a spy in the baffling adult world surrounding him, and a budding, hormone-driven emotional explorer, Oliver is stealthily (and perhaps a bit more nervously... Read more >
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Super Sad True Love Story
Super Sad True Love Story
Written by Gary Shteyngart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812977868
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Super Sad True Love Story
A Novel
Written by Gary Shteyngart


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $16.00

A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK
 
SELECTED ONE OF 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
MICHIKO KAKUTANI, THE NEW YORK TIMES
 
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
The Washington Post • The Boston Globe • San Francisco Chronicle • The Seattle Times • O...
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The Social Climber's Handbook
The Social Climber's Handbook
Written by Molly Jong-Fast
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345526335
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The Social Climber's Handbook
A Novel
Written by Molly Jong-Fast


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: April 26, 2011
Price: $11.99

HIGH SOCIETY CAN BE A KILLER.
 
Upper East Side socialite Daisy Greenbaum is accustomed to the finer things—designer clothes, summers in the Hamptons, elite private school educations for her daughters, and a staggeringly expensive Park Avenue apartment. But Daisy finds her well-heeled lifestyle on precarious footing after her husband, master... Read more >
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The Social Climber's Handbook
The Social Climber's Handbook
Written by Molly Jong-Fast
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ISBN: 9780345501899
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The Social Climber's Handbook
A Novel
Written by Molly Jong-Fast


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: April 26, 2011
Price: $15.00

HIGH SOCIETY CAN BE A KILLER.
 
Upper East Side socialite Daisy Greenbaum is accustomed to the finer things—designer clothes, summers in the Hamptons, elite private school educations for her daughters, and a staggeringly expensive Park Avenue apartment. But Daisy finds her well-heeled lifestyle on precarious footing after her husband, master... Read more >
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Enigmatic Pilot
Enigmatic Pilot
Written by Kris Saknussemm
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ISBN: 9780812974171
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Enigmatic Pilot
A Tall Tale Too True
Written by Kris Saknussemm


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $16.00

Enigmatic Pilot is Kris Saknussemm’s outrageously brilliant yet profoundly moving exploration and excavation of the American dream—and nightmare.
 
In 1844, in a still-young America, the first intimations of civil war are stirring throughout the land. In Zanesville, Ohio, the Sitturd family—Hephaestus, a clubfooted inventor; his wife, Rapture, a Creole from... Read more >
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Enigmatic Pilot
Enigmatic Pilot
Written by Kris Saknussemm
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ISBN: 9780345519023
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Enigmatic Pilot
A Tall Tale Too True
Written by Kris Saknussemm


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $11.99

Enigmatic Pilot is Kris Saknussemm’s outrageously brilliant yet profoundly moving exploration and excavation of the American dream—and nightmare.
 
In 1844, in a still-young America, the first intimations of civil war are stirring throughout the land. In Zanesville, Ohio, the Sitturd family—Hephaestus, a clubfooted inventor; his wife, Rapture, a Creole from... Read more >
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Turn of the Century
Turn of the Century
Written by Kurt Andersen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307785572
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Turn of the Century

Written by Kurt Andersen


Format: eBook, 672 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2011
Price: $11.99

As big and exciting as the next century, this is a novel of real life at our giddy, feverish, topsy-turvy edge of the millennium. Turn of the Century is a good old-fashioned novel about the day after tomorrow--an uproarious, exquisitely observed panorama of our world as the twentieth century morphs into... Read more >
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Krazy Kat
Krazy Kat
Written by Jay Cantor
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307778437
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Krazy Kat

Written by Jay Cantor


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: March 2, 2011
Price: $9.99

Krazy Kat adores Ignatz Mouse. She sees the bricks he hurls at her head as tokens of love, and each day Ignatz arranges a cunningly different method of delivery for his missile. But when Ignatz and Krazy witness the mega-brick explosion in the desert, Krazy becomes depressed, and refuses to perform... Read more >
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Mr. Toppit

Written by Charles Elton


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 9, 2010
Price: $11.99

When Arthur Hayman, an unsuccessful screenwriter turned children’s book author, is accidentally hit by a cement truck in London, his dying moments are spent with a passing American tourist, Laurie Clow, who is fated to bring posthumous fame to his obscure series,  The Hayseed Chronicles, and the enigmatic and sinister Mr... Read more >
The Canal

Written by Lee Rourke


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: October 27, 2010
Price: $14.95

An electrifying debut novel that becomes a shocking tale about... boredom
 
In a deeply compelling debut novel, Lee Rourke—a British underground sensation for his story collection Everyday—tells the tale of a man who finds his life so boring it frightens him. So he quits his job to spend some time... Read more >
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