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Welcome to the Monkey House: The Special Edition
Welcome to the Monkey House: The Special Edition
Written by Kurt Vonnegut, Edited by Gregory D. Sumner
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812993615
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Welcome to the Monkey House: The Special Edition
Stories
Written by Kurt Vonnegut
Edited by Gregory D. Sumner


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $9.99

Since its original publication in 1968, Welcome to the Monkey House has been one of Kurt Vonnegut’s most beloved works. This special edition celebrates a true master of the short-story form by including multiple variant drafts of what would eventually be the title story. In a fascinating accompanying essay, “Building the... Read more >
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The Frangipani Hotel
The Frangipani Hotel
Written by Violet Kupersmith
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ISBN: 9780812993318
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The Frangipani Hotel
Fiction
Written by Violet Kupersmith


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $25.00

An extraordinarily compelling debut—ghost stories that grapple with the legacy of the Vietnam War
 
A beautiful young woman appears fully dressed in an overflowing bathtub at the Frangipani Hotel in Hanoi. A jaded teenage girl in Houston befriends an older Vietnamese gentleman she discovers naked behind a dumpster. A trucker... Read more >
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The Frangipani Hotel
The Frangipani Hotel
Written by Violet Kupersmith
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ISBN: 9780679645146
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The Frangipani Hotel
Fiction
Written by Violet Kupersmith


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $12.99

An extraordinarily compelling debut—ghost stories that grapple with the legacy of the Vietnam War
 
A beautiful young woman appears fully dressed in an overflowing bathtub at the Frangipani Hotel in Hanoi. A jaded teenage girl in Houston befriends an older Vietnamese gentleman she discovers naked behind a dumpster. A trucker... Read more >
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How Evan Broke His Head and Other Secrets
How Evan Broke His Head and Other Secrets
Written by Garth Stein
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616954314
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How Evan Broke His Head and Other Secrets

Written by Garth Stein


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $14.95

Tenth Anniversary Edition

Featuring a conversation between Garth and his editor, Bryan Devendorf, drummer of The National.


Fathers never forget seeing their kids for the first time. But Evan is greeting his son, Dean, fourteen years late. The boy had been shuttled secretly to another city, along with his teenaged... Read more >
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One Basket
One Basket
Written by Edna Ferber
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345805782
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One Basket

Written by Edna Ferber


Format: eBook, 784 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $11.99

A rich, varied, and brilliant collection of some of the most-loved stories from one of America's favorite writers, chosen by the author herself, Pulitzer Prize winner Edna Ferber.

At eighteen, Edna Ferber was the only female reporter on a big, tough, midwestern daily, covering everything from fires and accidents, to divorces and... Read more >
Things Look Different in the Light & Other Stories
Things Look Different in the Light & Other Stories
Written by Medardo Fraile and Ali Smith, Translated by Margaret Jull Costa
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781908968180
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Things Look Different in the Light & Other Stories

Written by Medardo Fraile and Ali Smith
Translated by Margaret Jull Costa


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $18.00

Medardo Fraile, born in Madrid in 1925, is considered to be one of Spain's finest short-story writers. The collection Cuentos de verdad (on which this anthology is based), won him the 1965 Premio Nacional de la Crítica. While his stories have appeared in translation in other story collections, this is the... Read more >
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Bark
Bark
Written by Lorrie Moore
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307594136
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Bark
Stories
Written by Lorrie Moore


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $24.95

A new collection of stories by one of America’s most beloved and admired short-story writers, her first in fifteen years, since Birds of America (“Fluid, cracked, mordant, colloquial . . . Will stand by itself as one of our funniest, most telling anatomies of human love and vulnerability.” —The New York... Read more >
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Bark
Bark
Written by Lorrie Moore
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385351713
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Bark
Stories
Written by Lorrie Moore


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $12.99

A new collection of stories by one of America’s most beloved and admired short-story writers, her first in fifteen years, since Birds of America (“Fluid, cracked, mordant, colloquial . . . Will stand by itself as one of our funniest, most telling anatomies of human love and vulnerability.” —The New York... Read more >
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Demasiada felicidad
Demasiada felicidad
Written by Alice Munro
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804172981
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Demasiada felicidad

Written by Alice Munro


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $15.95

Libro destacado de The New York Times
 
Uno de los mejores libros del año
The Atlantic Monthly, The Boston Globe, Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Chicago Tribune, Kansas City Star, The Economist, Slate

 
Diez magníficos relatos por una de las autoras más queridas y galardonadas – ganadora del... Read more >
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Demasiada felicidad
Demasiada felicidad
Written by Alice Munro
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ISBN: 9780804172998
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Demasiada felicidad

Written by Alice Munro


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $9.99

Libro destacado de The New York Times
 
Uno de los mejores libros del año
The Atlantic MonthlyThe Boston GlobeLos Angeles TimesSan Francisco ChronicleChicago TribuneKansas City StarThe EconomistSlate

 
Diez magníficos relatos por una de las autoras más queridas y galardonadas – ganadora del premio Nobel de Literatura­ y el Man Booker International Prize.
 
Anécdotas en apariencia banales... Read more >
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Mi vida querida
Mi vida querida
Written by Alice Munro
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804172967
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Mi vida querida
(Dear Life, Spanish-language)
Written by Alice Munro


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

La gran autora canadiense nos ofrece Mi vida querida, una colección de cuentos en los que vemos a hombres y mujeres obligados a traficar con la duda, el dolor y la decepción sin más recursos que su humanidad.
 
¿Bastan un beso robado, un salto desde un tren en marcha, la... Read more >
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Mi vida querida
Mi vida querida
Written by Alice Munro
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ISBN: 9780804172974
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Mi vida querida
(Dear Life, Spanish-language)
Written by Alice Munro


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $9.99

La gran autora canadiense nos ofrece Mi vida querida, una colección de cuentos en los que vemos a hombres y mujeres obligados a traficar con la duda, el dolor y la decepción sin más recursos que su humanidad.
 
¿Bastan un beso robado, un salto desde un tren en marcha, la... Read more >
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One More Thing
One More Thing
Written by B. J. Novak
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385351836
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One More Thing
Stories and Other Stories
Written by B. J. Novak


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $24.95

B.J. Novak's One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories is an endlessly entertaining, surprisingly sensitive, and startlingly original debut that signals the arrival of a brilliant new voice in American fiction.

A boy wins a $100,000 prize in a box of Frosted Flakes—only to discover that claiming the winnings might unravel his... Read more >
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One More Thing
One More Thing
Written by B. J. Novak
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ISBN: 9780385351843
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One More Thing
Stories and Other Stories
Written by B. J. Novak


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $12.99

B.J. Novak's One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories is an endlessly entertaining, surprisingly sensitive, and startlingly original debut that signals the arrival of a brilliant new voice in American fiction.

A boy wins a $100,000 prize in a box of Frosted Flakes—only to discover that claiming the winnings might unravel his... Read more >
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One More Thing
One More Thing
Written by B.J. Novak, Read by B.J. Novak, Mindy Kaling, Lena Dunham and Various
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804164733
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One More Thing
Stories and Other Stories
Written by B.J. Novak
Read by B.J. Novak, Mindy Kaling, Lena Dunham and Various


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $30.00

WITH SPECIAL APPEARANCES by Lena Dunham, Jenna Fischer, Mindy Kaling, Julianne Moore, Carey Mulligan, Katy Perry, Jason Schwartzman, Emma Thompson, and Rainn Wilson

B.J. Novak's One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories is an endlessly entertaining, surprisingly sensitive, and startlingly original debut that signals the arrival of a brilliant new voice in... Read more >
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One More Thing
One More Thing
Written by B.J. Novak, Read by B.J. Novak, Mindy Kaling, Lena Dunham and Various
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804164740
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One More Thing
Stories and Other Stories
Written by B.J. Novak
Read by B.J. Novak, Mindy Kaling, Lena Dunham and Various


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $17.50

WITH SPECIAL APPEARANCES by Lena Dunham, Jenna Fischer, Mindy Kaling, Julianne Moore, Carey Mulligan, Katy Perry, Jason Schwartzman, Emma Thompson, and Rainn Wilson

B.J. Novak's One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories is an endlessly entertaining, surprisingly sensitive, and startlingly original debut that signals the arrival of a brilliant new voice in... Read more >
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Boy in the Twilight
Boy in the Twilight
Written by Yu Hua, Translated by Allan H. Barr
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307379368
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Boy in the Twilight
Stories of the Hidden China
Written by Yu Hua
Translated by Allan H. Barr


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2014
Price: $24.00

From the acclaimed author of Brothers and To Live: thirteen audacious stories that resonate with the beauty, grittiness, and exquisite irony of everyday life in China.
 
Yu Hua’s narrative gifts, populist voice, and inimitable wit have made him one of the most celebrated and best-selling writers in China. These flawlessly crafted stories—unflinching...

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Boy in the Twilight
Boy in the Twilight
Written by Yu Hua, Translated by Allan H. Barr
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ISBN: 9780307908643
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Boy in the Twilight
Stories of the Hidden China
Written by Yu Hua
Translated by Allan H. Barr


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2014
Price: $12.99

From the acclaimed author of Brothers and To Live: thirteen audacious stories that resonate with the beauty, grittiness, and exquisite irony of everyday life in China.
 
Yu Hua’s narrative gifts, populist voice, and inimitable wit have made him one of the most celebrated and best-selling writers in China. These flawlessly crafted stories—unflinching...

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The Human Comedy
The Human Comedy
Written by Honore de Balzac, Edited by Peter Brooks, Translated by Linda Asher, Carol Cosman and Jordan Stump
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590176641
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The Human Comedy
Selected Stories
Written by Honore de Balzac
Edited by Peter Brooks
Translated by Linda Asher, Carol Cosman and Jordan Stump


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2014
Price: $17.95

An NYRB Classics Original

Characters from every corner of society and all walks of life—lords and ladies, businessmen and military men, poor clerks,  unforgiving moneylenders, aspiring politicians, artists, actresses, swindlers, misers, parasites, sexual adventurers, crackpots,  and more—move through the pages of The Human Comedy, Balzac’s multivolume magnum opus, an interlinked chronicle of... Read more >
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The Human Comedy
Selected Stories
Written by Honore de Balzac
Edited by Peter Brooks
Translated by Linda Asher, Carol Cosman and Jordan Stump


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2014
Price: $17.95

An NYRB Classics Original

Characters from every corner of society and all walks of life—lords and ladies, businessmen and military men, poor clerks,  unforgiving moneylenders, aspiring politicians, artists, actresses, swindlers, misers, parasites, sexual adventurers, crackpots,  and more—move through the pages of The Human Comedy, Balzac’s multivolume magnum opus, an interlinked chronicle of... Read more >
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The Enchanted Wanderer
The Enchanted Wanderer
Written by Nikolai Leskov, Translated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky
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ISBN: 9780307388872
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The Enchanted Wanderer
And Other Stories
Written by Nikolai Leskov
Translated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky


Format: Trade Paperback, 608 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $17.95

Nikolai Leskov's writing exploded the conventions of nineteenth-century Russian fiction. Here is the other Russia, mythical and untamed: an uneasy synthesis of Orthodoxy and Old Believers, a land populated by soldiers and monks, serfs and princes, Tartars and gypsies—a vast country brimming with the promise of magic.

These seventeen tales, some rooted... Read more >
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Forgiving the Angel
Forgiving the Angel
Written by Jay Cantor
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385350341
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Forgiving the Angel
Four Stories for Franz Kafka
Written by Jay Cantor


Format: Hardcover
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $24.95

From one of our most thought-provoking and admired writers, a brilliant, beautiful, and sometimes heartbreaking group of stories based on a circle of real people who are held together by  love of their friend Franz Kafka.

The sequence opens with Max Brod, Kafka’s friend and literary executor, telling us about Kafka... Read more >
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Forgiving the Angel
Forgiving the Angel
Written by Jay Cantor
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ISBN: 9780385350358
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Forgiving the Angel
Four Stories for Franz Kafka
Written by Jay Cantor


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $12.99

From one of our most thought-provoking and admired writers, a brilliant, beautiful, and sometimes heartbreaking group of stories based on a circle of real people who are held together by  love of their friend Franz Kafka.

The sequence opens with Max Brod, Kafka’s friend and literary executor, telling us about Kafka... Read more >
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Vampires in the Lemon Grove
Vampires in the Lemon Grove
Written by Karen Russell
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ISBN: 9780307947475
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Vampires in the Lemon Grove
And Other Stories
Written by Karen Russell


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $14.95

Named a Best Book of the Year by:
The Boston Globe
O, The Oprah Magazine
Huffington Post
The A.V. Club

A Washington Post Notable Book
An NPR Great Read of 2013

From the author of the novel Swamplandia!—a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize—comes a magical and uniquely daring collection of stories that showcases the author’s gifts at their...

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East, West
East, West
Written by Salman Rushdie
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804152334
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East, West
Stories
Written by Salman Rushdie


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2014
Price: $11.99

From the Booker Prize-winning author of The Satanic Verses comes nine stories that reveal the oceanic distances and the unexpected intimacies between East and West. Daring, extravagant, comical and humane, this book renews Rushdie's stature as a storyteller who can enthrall and instruct us with the same sentence. Read more >
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