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Brief Encounters with the Enemy
Brief Encounters with the Enemy
Written by Sa´d Sayrafiezadehá
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812993585
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Brief Encounters with the Enemy
Fiction
Written by Sa´d Sayrafiezadehá


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $25.00

The first short story collection from a writer who calls to mind such luminaries as Denis Johnson, George Saunders, and Nathan Englander

FINALIST FOR THE PEN/ROBERT W. BINGHAM PRIZE • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY BOOKPAGE AND BOOKISH

When The New Yorker published a short story by Saïd Sayrafiezadeh... Read more >
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Brief Encounters with the Enemy
Brief Encounters with the Enemy
Written by Sa´d Sayrafiezadehá
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812993592
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Brief Encounters with the Enemy
Fiction
Written by Sa´d Sayrafiezadehá


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $12.99

The first short story collection from a writer who calls to mind such luminaries as Denis Johnson, George Saunders, and Nathan Englander

FINALIST FOR THE PEN/ROBERT W. BINGHAM PRIZE • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY BOOKPAGE AND BOOKISH

When The New Yorker published a short story by Saïd Sayrafiezadeh... Read more >
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The Color Master
The Color Master
Written by Aimee Bender
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385534901
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The Color Master
Stories
Written by Aimee Bender


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $11.99

The bestselling author of The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake returns with a wondrous collection of dreamy, strange, and magical stories.

Truly beloved by readers and critics alike, Aimee Bender has become known as something of an enchantress whose lush prose is “moving, fanciful, and gorgeously strange” (People), “richly imagined and bittersweet&rdquo... Read more >
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The Color Master
The Color Master
Written by Aimee Bender, Read by Various
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804148450
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The Color Master
Stories
Written by Aimee Bender
Read by Various


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $17.50

The bestselling author of The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake returns with a wondrous collection of dreamy, strange, and magical stories.

Truly beloved by readers and critics alike, Aimee Bender has become known as something of an enchantress whose lush prose is “moving, fanciful, and gorgeously strange” (People), “richly imagined and bittersweet&rdquo... Read more >
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Amor and Psycho
Amor and Psycho
Written by Carolyn Cooke
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307962133
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Amor and Psycho
Stories
Written by Carolyn Cooke


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $11.99

From the author of Daughters of the Revolution and The Bostons (winner of the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for fiction) come eleven stories about sex and death, violence and desire, love and madness, set in a vast American landscape that ranges from the largest private residence in Manhattan to the lush...

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The Elephant Vanishes
The Elephant Vanishes
Written by Haruki Murakami, Read by John Chancer
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ISBN: 9780804166577
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The Elephant Vanishes
Stories
Written by Haruki Murakami
Read by John Chancer


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $20.00

With the same deadpan mania and genius for dislocation that he brought to his internationally acclaimed novels A Wild Sheep Chase and Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World, Haruki Murakami makes this collection of stories a determined assault on the normal. A man sees his favorite elephant vanish into... Read more >
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The Hypothetical Girl
The Hypothetical Girl
Written by Elizabeth Cohen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590515822
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The Hypothetical Girl

Written by Elizabeth Cohen


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $14.95

Love meets technology with a dash of quirk in this collection of highly original short stories
 
An aspiring actress meets an Icelandic Yak farmer on a matchmaking Web site. An online forum for cancer support turns into a love triangle for an English professor, a Canadian fisherman, and an elementary... Read more >
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The Hypothetical Girl

Written by Elizabeth Cohen


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $11.99

Love meets technology with a dash of quirk in this collection of highly original short stories
 
An aspiring actress meets an Icelandic Yak farmer on a matchmaking Web site. An online forum for cancer support turns into a love triangle for an English professor, a Canadian fisherman, and an elementary... Read more >
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Love in a Bottle and Other Stories
Love in a Bottle and Other Stories
Written by Antal Szerb, Translated by Len Rix
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781908968425
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Love in a Bottle and Other Stories

Written by Antal Szerb
Translated by Len Rix


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $18.00

"Here you have Szerb in miniature... revealing his multi-faceted genius." - Nicholas Lezard, Guardian

This selection of Antal Szerb's stories and novellas, set first in a quasi-mythical past and then in the London and Paris of the Thirties, provides an exhilarating guide to the writer's development, from precocious beginnings to a masterful... Read more >
Yudl
Yudl
Written by Layle Silbert
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804404
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Yudl
And Other Stories
Written by Layle Silbert


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $17.95

Set in 1920s Chicago, the short novel Yudl follows its eponymous protagonist, a middle-aged editor at a left-leaning newspaper called The Yiddish Courier. Yudl and his wife have decided to become landlords, purchasing a vacant lot and hiring an acquaintance—aptly named Mason—to oversee the construction of their future apartment building. However, delays in... Read more >
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Yudl
And Other Stories
Written by Layle Silbert


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2013
Price: $17.95

Set in 1920s Chicago, the short novel Yudl follows its eponymous protagonist, a middle-aged editor at a left-leaning newspaper called The Yiddish Courier. Yudl and his wife have decided to become landlords, purchasing a vacant lot and hiring an acquaintance—aptly named Mason—to oversee the construction of their future apartment building. However, delays in... Read more >
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El arroyo de la llorona y otros cuentos
El arroyo de la llorona y otros cuentos
Written by Sandra Cisneros, Translated by Liliana Valenzuela
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804151030
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El arroyo de la llorona y otros cuentos
(Woman Hollering Creek--Spanish-language edition)
Written by Sandra Cisneros
Translated by Liliana Valenzuela


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: July 31, 2013
Price: $9.99

La gran aclamada colección de cuentos de la autora de La casa en Mango Street está ahora disponible en edición en español. El arroyo de la llorona y otros cuentosle da vida a una asombrosa variedad de personajes y, como La casa en Mango Street, promete convertirse en un libro apreciado por lectores alrededor... Read more >
Dear Life
Dear Life
Written by Alice Munro
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307743725
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Dear Life
Stories
Written by Alice Munro


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: July 30, 2013
Price: $15.95

WINNER OF THE NOBEL PRIZE® IN LITERATURE 2013

A New York Times Notable Book
A Washington Post Notable Work of Fiction
A Best Book of the Year: The Atlantic, NPR, San Francisco Chronicle, Vogue, AV Club

In story after story in this brilliant new collection, Alice Munro pinpoints the moment a person is forever altered by... Read more >
All the Days and Nights
All the Days and Nights
Written by William Maxwell
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804150149
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All the Days and Nights
The Collected Stories
Written by William Maxwell


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2013
Price: $13.99

From the American Book Award-winning author of Ancestors and Time Will Darken comes a masterful collection of stories, spanning more than 50 years--a tour of a world that engages readers entirely, and whose characters command the deepest loyalty and tenderness. Read more >
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Making It Last: A Novella
Making It Last: A Novella
Written by Ruthie Knox
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ISBN: 9780345549297
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Making It Last: A Novella
Camelot Series
Written by Ruthie Knox


Format: eBook, 136 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2013
Price: $0.99

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY LIBRARY JOURNAL

In a brand-new eBook original novella, RITA finalist and New York Times bestselling author Ruthie Knox takes her spectacular Camelot series to new heights with a tale of desire reinvented.

 
A hotel bar. A sexy stranger. A night of passion... Read more >
This Is Paradise
This Is Paradise
Written by Kristiana Kahakauwila
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780770436254
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This Is Paradise
Stories
Written by Kristiana Kahakauwila


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $16.00

Elegant, brutal, and profoundthis magnificent debut captures the grit and glory of modern Hawai'i with breathtaking force and accuracy.
 
In a stunning collection that announces the arrival of an incredible talent, Kristiana Kahakauwila travels the islands of Hawai'i, making the fabled place her own. Exploring the deep tensions between local... Read more >
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This Is Paradise
This Is Paradise
Written by Kristiana Kahakauwila
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ISBN: 9780770436261
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This Is Paradise
Stories
Written by Kristiana Kahakauwila


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $10.99

Elegant, brutal, and profoundthis magnificent debut captures the grit and glory of modern Hawai'i with breathtaking force and accuracy.
 
In a stunning collection that announces the arrival of an incredible talent, Kristiana Kahakauwila travels the islands of Hawai'i, making the fabled place her own. Exploring the deep tensions between local... Read more >
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The Story Guy (Novella)
The Story Guy (Novella)
Written by Mary Ann Rivers
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ISBN: 9780345548740
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The Story Guy (Novella)

Written by Mary Ann Rivers


Format: eBook, 120 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2013
Price: $0.99

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY LIBRARY JOURNAL

In this eBook original novella, Mary Ann Rivers introduces a soulful and sexy tale of courage, sacrifice, and love.

 
I will meet you on Wednesdays at noon in Celebration Park. Kissing only.
 
Carrie West is happy with her... Read more >
Long Lankin
Long Lankin
Written by John Banville
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ISBN: 9780345807069
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Long Lankin

Written by John Banville


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $12.95

A collection of short stories from the early years of Man Booker Prize-winning author John Banville’s career, Long Lankin explores the passionate emotions—fear, jealousy, desire—that course beneath the surface of everyday life. From a couple at risk of being torn apart by the allure of wealth to an old man’s descent... Read more >
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Long Lankin
Long Lankin
Written by John Banville
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ISBN: 9780345806642
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Long Lankin
Stories
Written by John Banville


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $7.99

A collection of short stories from the early years of Man Booker Prize-winning author John Banville’s career, Long Lankin explores the passionate emotions—fear, jealousy, desire—that course beneath the surface of everyday life. From a couple at risk of being torn apart by the allure of wealth to an old man’s descent... Read more >
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The News from Spain
The News from Spain
Written by Joan Wickersham
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ISBN: 9780307949295
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The News from Spain

Written by Joan Wickersham


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $15.00

A San Francisco Chronicle and NPR Best Book of the Year

The author of the acclaimed memoir The Suicide Index returns with a virtuosic collection of stories, each a stirring parable of the power of love and the impossibility of understanding it. Spanning centuries and continents, from eighteenth-century Vienna to contemporary...

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Baring It All (Short Story)
Baring It All (Short Story)
Written by Megan Frampton
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ISBN: 9780345546968
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Baring It All (Short Story)

Written by Megan Frampton


Format: eBook, 36 pages
On Sale: June 24, 2013
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Megan Frampton turns up the heat on one bride-to-be and her oblivious bridegroom in this steamy and scandalous eBook original short story of Regency romance.
 
It is with great discretion that this columnist discusses the sensitive topic of undergarments. Some ladies, it seems, do not pay strict attention to what... Read more >
Falling for the Backup (Novella)
Falling for the Backup (Novella)
Written by Toni Aleo
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ISBN: 9780345549716
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Falling for the Backup (Novella)
The Assassins Series
Written by Toni Aleo


Format: eBook, 105 pages
On Sale: June 24, 2013
Price: $0.99

NAMED THE BEST ROMANCE NOVELLA OF THE YEAR BY BOOK JUNKIE’S CHOICE AWARDS

New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Toni Aleo’s sexy eBook original novella featuring the Nashville Assassins will have you believing in the power of love at first sight . . . and second sight . . ...
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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 >
End of the Tiger and Other Stories
End of the Tiger and Other Stories
Written by John D. MacDonald, Introduction by Dean Koontz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307826862
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End of the Tiger and Other Stories

Written by John D. MacDonald
Introduction by Dean Koontz


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $11.99

End of the Tiger and Other Stories, a classic collection of short fiction from crime writer John D. MacDonald, the beloved author of Cape Fear and the Travis McGee series, is now available as an eBook.
 
As prolific a novelist as John D. MacDonald was in his time, his output as... Read more >
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