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Testimony and Demeanor
Testimony and Demeanor
Written by John D. Casey
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ISBN: 9780804152730
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Testimony and Demeanor

Written by John D. Casey


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2014
Price: $11.99

A young intellectual is called into active duty and receives a rude awakening to the realities of military service. An Ivy League graduate is pressed casually into Intelligence work and encounters himself mirrored in his new-found friend--a Russian spy. An arrogant professor finds himself unable to resist the unschooled energy of... Read more >
Stone Mattress
Stone Mattress
Written by Margaret Atwood
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385539128
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Nine Tales
Written by Margaret Atwood


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $25.95

A collection of highly imaginative short pieces that speak to our times with deadly accuracy. Vintage Atwood creativity, intelligence, and humor: think Alias Grace.

Margaret Atwood turns to short fiction for the first time since her 2006 collection, Moral Disorder, with nine tales of acute psychological insight and turbulent relationships bringing to mind her... Read more >
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Stone Mattress
Stone Mattress
Written by Margaret Atwood
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385539135
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Stone Mattress
Nine Tales
Written by Margaret Atwood


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $12.99

A collection of highly imaginative short pieces that speak to our times with deadly accuracy. Vintage Atwood creativity, intelligence, and humor: think Alias Grace.

Margaret Atwood turns to short fiction for the first time since her 2006 collection, Moral Disorder, with nine tales of acute psychological insight and turbulent relationships bringing to mind her... Read more >
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Stone Mattress
Stone Mattress
Written by Margaret Atwood, Read by Various, Margaret Atwood, Rob Delaney and Mark Bramhall
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553546040
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Stone Mattress
Nine Tales
Written by Margaret Atwood
Read by Various, Margaret Atwood, Rob Delaney and Mark Bramhall


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $22.50

A collection of highly imaginative short pieces that speak to our times with deadly accuracy. Vintage Atwood creativity, intelligence, and humor: think Alias Grace.

Margaret Atwood turns to short fiction for the first time since her 2006 collection, Moral Disorder, with nine tales of acute psychological insight and turbulent relationships bringing to mind her... Read more >
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The O. Henry Prize Stories 2014
The O. Henry Prize Stories 2014
Edited by Laura Furman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345807328
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The O. Henry Prize Stories 2014

Edited by Laura Furman


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $9.99

The O. Henry Prize Stories 2014 gathers twenty of the best short stories of the year, selected from thousands published in literary magazines. The winning stories roam the world, from Nigeria to Venice, from an erupting volcano in Iceland to a brothel in the old Wild West. They feature a dazzling... Read more >
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The O. Henry Prize Stories 2014
The O. Henry Prize Stories 2014
Edited by Laura Furman
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ISBN: 9780345807311
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The O. Henry Prize Stories 2014

Edited by Laura Furman


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $15.95

The O. Henry Prize Stories 2014 gathers twenty of the best short stories of the year, selected from thousands published in literary magazines. The winning stories roam the world, from Nigeria to Venice, from an erupting volcano in Iceland to a brothel in the old Wild West. They feature a dazzling... Read more >
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To Skin a Cat
To Skin a Cat
Written by Thomas McGuane
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804173476
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To Skin a Cat

Written by Thomas McGuane


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2014
Price: $11.99

Thomas McGuane's first short story collection; 13 stories of great range, verve and humor. Read more >
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Collected Stories 2
Collected Stories 2
Written by Henry James
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804153836
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Collected Stories 2
Volume 2
Written by Henry James


Format: eBook, 1120 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2014
Price: $9.99

 
Encompassing a period of almost fifty years, the stories of Henry James represent the most remarkable feat of sustained literary creation in modern times. For sheer richness, variety and intensity, they have no equal in fiction, enabling us to trace the evolution of a great writer in the finest detail. This...

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Hopscotch, Blow-Up, We Love Glenda So Much
Hopscotch, Blow-Up, We Love Glenda So Much
Written by Julio Cortazar, Introduction by Ilan Stavans
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375712661
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Hopscotch, Blow-Up, We Love Glenda So Much

Written by Julio Cortazar
Introduction by Ilan Stavans


Format: Hardcover, 952 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $26.95

These three groundbreaking works by Julio Cortázar—a major figure of world literature and one of the founders of the Latin American Boom—are published together in one volume for the first time, in honor of the centenary of his birth.
           
With his influential “counternovel” HOPSCOTCH and his unforgettable short stories, Cortázar... Read more >
Blow-Up
Blow-Up
Written by Julio Cortazar
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ISBN: 9780804153249
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Blow-Up
And Other Stories
Written by Julio Cortazar


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $11.99

A young girl spends her summer vacation in a country house where a tiger roams . . . A man reading a mystery finds out too late that he is the murderer's victim . . . In the fifteen stories collected here—including "Blow-Up," which was the basis for Michelangelo Antonioni's film... Read more >
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Moral Disorder: A Story
Moral Disorder: A Story
Written by Margaret Atwood
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ISBN: 9781101873601
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Moral Disorder: A Story

Written by Margaret Atwood


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

The author of such towering novels as The Handmaid’s Tale, The Blind Assassin, and Oryx and Crake, Margaret Atwood creates worlds just as vividly in her short fiction. In the title story from her acclaimed collection of linked stories Moral Disorder, Margaret Atwood takes us to the farm.

Newly arrived...

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The Outing
The Outing
Written by James Baldwin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101873809
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The Outing

Written by James Baldwin


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

In James Baldwin’s classic short story, “The Outing,” from Going to Meet the Man, a Harlem church group escapes the city for a summer day-trip of prayer and, more importantly, romance.  

Every summer, the Harlem Mount of Olives Pentecostal Assembly gives an outing, around the Fourth of July. There... Read more >
Vissi d'Arte
Vissi d'Arte
Written by Lorrie Moore
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ISBN: 9781101873618
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Vissi d'Arte

Written by Lorrie Moore


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

A classic Lorrie Moore story from her beloved collection Like Life, “Vissi d’Arte” is funny, bright, a little sad, biting: a brokenhearted love song to art and New York City.
 
Harry is a playwright who lives in Times Square. His bathroom floods; his surgeon girlfriend has left for the Upper... Read more >
Death and The Flower

Written by Koji Suzuki


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $12.99

Death and the Flower is a collection of six short stories centered on the themes of family and peril. The title is derived from a Keith Jarrett album of the same name. Read more >
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If It Is Your Life
If It Is Your Life
Written by James Kelman
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ISBN: 9781590516225
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If It Is Your Life

Written by James Kelman


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $15.95

A collection of short stories by the Booker Prize-winning Scottish master

Giving voice to the dispossessed and crafting stories of lives held in the balance, James Kelman reaches us all. Penetrating deeply into the hearts, minds, and desperation of characters who find themselves in everyday situations—in the hospital, at a bus... Read more >
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If It Is Your Life

Written by James Kelman


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $15.95

Giving voice to the dispossessed and crafting stories of lives held in the balance, James Kelman reaches us all. Penetrating deeply into the hearts, minds, and desperation of characters who find themselves in everyday situations—in the hospital, at a bus stop, in a living room with the endless roar of the... Read more >
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Death and The Flower
Death and The Flower
Written by Koji Suzuki
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ISBN: 9781934287002
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Death and The Flower

Written by Koji Suzuki


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $20.95

Death and the Flower is a collection of six short stories centered on the themes of family and peril. The title is derived from a Keith Jarrett album of the same name. Read more >
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Forensic Songs
Forensic Songs
Written by Mike McCormack
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616954147
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Forensic Songs

Written by Mike McCormack


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $15.00

In his second collection of short stories, Mike McCormack joins head and heart in a series of tales which weave a fluid vision of a world morphing between the real and the hyperreal.

Amid much hollow laughter a prisoner is drawn from his cell in the middle of the night to play... Read more >
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Forensic Songs

Written by Mike McCormack


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $15.00

In his second collection of short stories, Mike McCormack joins head and heart in a series of tales which weave a fluid vision of a world morphing between the real and the hyperreal.

Amid much hollow laughter a prisoner is drawn from his cell in the middle of the night to play... Read more >
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Magic for Beginners
Magic for Beginners
Written by Kelly Link, Illustrated by Shelley Jackson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812986518
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Magic for Beginners
Stories
Written by Kelly Link
Illustrated by Shelley Jackson


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2014
Price: $15.00

Perfect for readers of George Saunders, Karen Russell, Neil Gaiman, and Aimee Bender, Magic for Beginners is an exquisite, dreamlike dispatch from a virtuoso storyteller who can do seemingly anything. Kelly Link reconstructs modern life through an intoxicating prism, conjuring up unforgettable worlds with humor and humanity. These stories are at... Read more >
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Magic for Beginners
Magic for Beginners
Written by Kelly Link, Read by Various
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ISBN: 9780553399240
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Magic for Beginners
Stories
Written by Kelly Link
Read by Various


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: July 1, 2014
Price: $20.00

Perfect for readers of George Saunders, Karen Russell, Neil Gaiman, and Aimee Bender, Magic for Beginners is an exquisite, dreamlike dispatch from a virtuoso storyteller who can do seemingly anything. Kelly Link reconstructs modern life through an intoxicating prism, conjuring up unforgettable worlds with humor and humanity. These stories are at... Read more >
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Lost in the Funhouse
Lost in the Funhouse
Written by John Barth
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804152501
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Lost in the Funhouse

Written by John Barth


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: June 25, 2014
Price: $11.99

Barth's lively, highly original collection of short pieces is a major landmark of experimental fiction.  Though many of the stories gathered here were published separately, there are several themes common to them all, giving them new meaning in the context of this collection. Read more >
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The Professor and the Siren
The Professor and the Siren
Written by Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa, Translated by Stephen Twilley, Introduction by Marina Warner
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ISBN: 9781590177198
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The Professor and the Siren

Written by Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa
Translated by Stephen Twilley
Introduction by Marina Warner


Format: Trade Paperback, 104 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $12.95

An NYRB Classics Original

In the last two years of his life, the Sicilian aristocrat Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa wrote not only the internationally celebrated novel The Leopard but also three shorter pieces of fiction, brought together here in a new translation.

“The Professor and the Siren,” like The... Read more >
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The Professor and the Siren

Written by Giuseppe Tomasi Di Lampedusa
Translated by Stephen Twilley
Introduction by Marina Warner


Format: eBook, 104 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $12.95

An NYRB Classics Original

In the last two years of his life, the Sicilian aristocrat Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa wrote not only the internationally celebrated novel The Leopard but also three shorter pieces of fiction, brought together here in a new translation.

“The Professor and the Siren,” like The Leopard, meditates on the past and the... Read more >
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Natural Histories
Natural Histories
Written by Guadalupe Nettel, Translated by J. T. Lichtenstein
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609805517
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Natural Histories
Stories
Written by Guadalupe Nettel
Translated by J. T. Lichtenstein


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $18.95

Siamese fighting fish, cockroaches, cats, a snake, and a strange fungus all serve here as mirrors that reflect the unconfessable aspects of human nature buried within us. The traits and fates of these animals illuminate such deeply natural, human experiences as the cruelty born of cohabitation, the desire to reproduce and... Read more >
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