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Magic for Beginners
Magic for Beginners
Written by Kelly Link, Read by Various
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553399240
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Magic for Beginners
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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
Format: Trade Paperback
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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Natural Histories
Stories
Written by Guadalupe Nettel
Translated by J. T. Lichtenstein


Format: eBook, 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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Problems with People
Problems with People
Written by David Guterson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385351485
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Problems with People
Stories
Written by David Guterson


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $25.95

Ten sharply observed, funny, and wise new stories from the best-selling author of Snow Falling on Cedars: stunning explorations of the mysteries of love and our complex desire for connection.

Ranging from youth to old age, the voices that inhabit Problems with People offer tender, unexpected, and always tightly focused accounts... Read more >
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Problems with People
Problems with People
Written by David Guterson
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ISBN: 9780385351492
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Problems with People
Stories
Written by David Guterson


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $13.99

Ten sharply observed, funny, and wise new stories from the best-selling author of Snow Falling on Cedars: stunning explorations of the mysteries of love and our complex desire for connection.

Ranging from youth to old age, the voices that inhabit Problems with People offer tender, unexpected, and always tightly focused accounts... Read more >
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Jemima Shore at the Sunny Grave
Jemima Shore at the Sunny Grave
Written by Antonia Fraser
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ISBN: 9780804152518
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Jemima Shore at the Sunny Grave

Written by Antonia Fraser


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2014
Price: $5.99

A collection of Antonia Fraser's compelling stories exploring the dark hearts and lethal secrets of criminals.  This collection features the tale of the jealous wife who engineers revenge for the lovers who wronged her. Read more >
Inside Madeleine
Inside Madeleine
Written by Paula Bomer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616953096
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Inside Madeleine

Written by Paula Bomer


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $16.00

"With surgical insight, Inside Madeline delves into the most complex female territory imaginable and dissects until every honest bone is revealed. Bomer's prose doesn't flinch, doesn't filter—the bravery of these stories left me breathless.”
—Alissa Nutting, author of Tampa

From the author of Nine Months and Baby comes a daring new collection... Read more >
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Inside Madeleine

Written by Paula Bomer


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $16.00

"With surgical insight, Inside Madeline delves into the most complex female territory imaginable and dissects until every honest bone is revealed. Bomer's prose doesn't flinch, doesn't filter—the bravery of these stories left me breathless.”
—Alissa Nutting, author of Tampa

From the author of Nine Months and Baby comes a daring new collection... Read more >
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The Walls of Delhi
The Walls of Delhi
Written by Uday Prakash, Translated by Jason Grunebaum
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609805289
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The Walls of Delhi

Written by Uday Prakash
Translated by Jason Grunebaum


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $23.95

A street sweeper discovers a cache of black market money and escapes to see the Taj Mahal with his underage mistress; an Untouchable races to reclaim his life that’s been stolen by an upper-caste identity thief; a slum baby’s head gets bigger and bigger as he gets smarter and smarter, while... Read more >
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The Walls of Delhi

Written by Uday Prakash
Translated by Jason Grunebaum


Format: eBook, 280 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $23.95

A street sweeper discovers a cache of black market money and escapes to see the Taj Mahal with his underage mistress; an Untouchable races to reclaim his life that’s been stolen by an upper-caste identity thief; a slum baby’s head gets bigger and bigger as he gets smarter and smarter, while... Read more >
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Amor and Psycho
Amor and Psycho
Written by Carolyn Cooke
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307741479
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Amor and Psycho

Written by Carolyn Cooke


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $15.00

A Publishers Weekly Best Fiction Book of 2013

Set against a vast American landscape that ranges from Manhattan to the lush rain forests and marijuana farms of Northern California, these eleven stories from the acclaimed author of The Bostons and Daughters of the Revolution dive into our darkest spaces, confronting the absurdity...

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London Stories
London Stories
Edited by Jerry White
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375712463
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London Stories

Edited by Jerry White


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $16.00

London has the greatest literary tradition of any city in the world. Its roll call of storytellers includes cultural giants like Shakespeare, Defoe, and Dickens, and an innumerable host of writers of all sorts who sought to capture the essence of the place.

Acclaimed historian Jerry White has collected some... Read more >
The Color Master
The Color Master
Written by Aimee Bender
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307744197
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The Color Master

Written by Aimee Bender


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $15.00

A New York Times Notable Book of 2013

A traumatic event unfolds when a girl with hair the color of golden wheat appears in an apple orchard; a woman plays out a fantasy with her husband and finds she cannot go back to her old sex life; an ugly woman marries an...

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Cuentos imprescindibles
Cuentos imprescindibles
Written by Anton Chejov
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9786073106788
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Cuentos imprescindibles

Written by Anton Chejov


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $14.00

Cuentos imprescindibles

Casi al mismo título que el drama, el relato corto se ajusta al proyecto literario de Chéjov: "No he adquirido una perspectiva política, ni filosófica ni religiosa sobre la vida... tengo que limitarme a las descripciones de cómo mis personajes aman, se casan, tienen hijos, hablan y se mueren". El... Read more >
Tell Me One Thing
Tell Me One Thing
Written by Deena Goldstone
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385538756
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Tell Me One Thing
Stories
Written by Deena Goldstone


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $24.95

A collection of unforgettable short stories that explores the wondrous transformation between grief and hope, a journey often marked by moments of unexpected grace.

Set in California, Tell Me One Thing is an uplifting and poignant book about people finding their way toward happiness. In "Get Your Dead Man's Clothes," "Irish Twins,"... Read more >
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Tell Me One Thing
Tell Me One Thing
Written by Deena Goldstone
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ISBN: 9780385538763
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Tell Me One Thing
Stories
Written by Deena Goldstone


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $12.99

A collection of unforgettable short stories that explores the wondrous transformation between grief and hope, a journey often marked by moments of unexpected grace.

Set in California, Tell Me One Thing is an uplifting and poignant book about people finding their way toward happiness. In "Get Your Dead Man's Clothes," "Irish Twins,"... Read more >
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Thunderstruck & Other Stories
Thunderstruck & Other Stories
Written by Elizabeth McCracken
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ISBN: 9780812995961
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Thunderstruck & Other Stories

Written by Elizabeth McCracken


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $12.99

LONGLISTED FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD • NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NEWSDAY

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
The Washington Post  San Francisco Chronicle • O: The Oprah Magazine • The Miami Herald • Publishers Weekly • Kirkus Reviews


From the author of the... Read more >
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Thunderstruck & Other Stories
Thunderstruck & Other Stories
Written by Elizabeth McCracken
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385335775
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Thunderstruck & Other Stories

Written by Elizabeth McCracken


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $26.00

LONGLISTED FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD • NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NEWSDAY

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
The Washington Post  San Francisco Chronicle • O: The Oprah Magazine • The Miami Herald • Publishers Weekly • Kirkus Reviews


From the author of the... Read more >
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Vintage Munro
Vintage Munro
Written by Alice Munro
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101872413
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Vintage Munro
Nobel Prize Edition
Written by Alice Munro


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $8.99

WINNER OF THE NOBEL PRIZE® IN LITERATURE 2013

Vintage Readers are a perfect introduction to some of the greatest modern writers presented in attractive, accessible paperback editions.

“In Munro’s hands, as in Chekhov’s, a short story is more than big enough to hold the world—and to astonish us again and again.” —Chicago Tribune

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Vintage Munro
Vintage Munro
Written by Alice Munro
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ISBN: 9780804173568
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Vintage Munro
Nobel Prize Edition
Written by Alice Munro


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $10.95

This classic collection—now revised and expanded—is the perfect introduction to Nobel Laureate Alice Munro's brilliant, revelatory short stories, in which she unfolds the wordless secrets that lie at the center of human experience. 

The stories in this volume span Munro's career: The title stories from her collections The Moons of Jupiter; The Progress of... Read more >
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Creatures of the Kingdom
Creatures of the Kingdom
Written by James A. Michener, Illustrated by Karen Jacobsen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804151375
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Creatures of the Kingdom
Stories of Animals and Nature
Written by James A. Michener
Illustrated by Karen Jacobsen


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $11.99

In sixteen wonderful stories, Pulitzer Prize–winning author James A. Michener burrows deep into the secret lives of animals and the hidden world of nature. Here he sheds light on nature’s most awesome and beguiling handiwork, from the sublime shaping and reshaping of earth’s lands and seas to a ridiculous armadillo’s assault... Read more >
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The Other Language
The Other Language
Written by Francesca Marciano
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307908360
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The Other Language

Written by Francesca Marciano


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $24.95

Hailed by The New York Times as “a natural-born storyteller,” the acclaimed author of Rules of the Wild gives us nine incandescently smart stories, funny, elegant, and poignant by turns, that explore the power of change—in relationships, in geographies, and across cultures—to reveal unexpected aspects of ourselves.
 
Taking us to Venice during...

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