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Mundo Cruel
Mundo Cruel
Written by Luis Negron, Translated by Suzanne Jill Levine
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804183
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Mundo Cruel
Stories
Written by Luis Negron
Translated by Suzanne Jill Levine


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $13.95

Luis Negrón’s debut collection reveals the intimate world of a small community in Puerto Rico joined together by its transgressive sexuality. The writing straddles the shifting line between pure, unadorned storytelling and satire, exploring the sometimes hilarious and sometimes heartbreaking nature of survival in a decidedly cruel world. Read more >
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Mundo Cruel
Stories
Written by Luis Negron
Translated by Suzanne Jill Levine


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $13.95

Luis Negrón’s debut collection reveals the intimate world of a small community in Puerto Rico joined together by its transgressive sexuality. The writing straddles the shifting line between pure, unadorned storytelling and satire, exploring the sometimes hilarious and sometimes heartbreaking nature of survival in a decidedly cruel world.


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Aerogrammes
Aerogrammes
Written by Tania James
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307389022
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Aerogrammes

Written by Tania James


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $15.00

From the acclaimed author of Atlas of Unknowns, a bravura collection of short stories—set, by turns, in London, Sierra Leone, and the American Midwest—that captures the yearning and dislocation of young men and women around the world.

In “Light & Luminous,” a gifted instructor of Indian dance falls victim to the vanity...

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What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank
What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank
Written by Nathan Englander
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ISBN: 9780307949608
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What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank
Stories
Written by Nathan Englander


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $15.00

A New York Times Notable Book
An NPR Best Book of 2012

These eight powerful stories, dazzling in their display of language and imagination, show a celebrated short-story writer and novelist grappling with the great questions of modern life.

From the title story, a provocative portrait of two marriages inspired by Raymond Carver’s...

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The Sunnier Side and Other Stories
The Sunnier Side and Other Stories
Written by Charles Jackson, Introduction by Blake Bailey
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307948748
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The Sunnier Side and Other Stories

Written by Charles Jackson
Introduction by Blake Bailey


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $11.99

A masterful collection of short stories exposing the seamy undercurrents of small-town American life from Charles Jackson, celebrated author of The Lost Weekend.

A selection of Jackson’s finest tales, The Sunnier Side and Other Stories explores the trials of adolescence in America during the tumultuous years of the early twentieth century. Set... Read more >
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The Sunnier Side and Other Stories
The Sunnier Side and Other Stories
Written by Charles Jackson, Introduction by Blake Bailey
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ISBN: 9780307948724
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The Sunnier Side and Other Stories

Written by Charles Jackson
Introduction by Blake Bailey


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $15.00

A masterful collection of short stories exposing the seamy undercurrents of small-town American life from Charles Jackson, celebrated author of The Lost Weekend.

A selection of Jackson’s finest tales, The Sunnier Side and Other Stories explores the trials of adolescence in America during the tumultuous years of the early twentieth century. Set... 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: 9780307961082
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Vampires in the Lemon Grove
Stories
Written by Karen Russell


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $11.99

From the author of the New York Times best seller Swamplandia!—a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize—a magical new collection of stories that showcases Karen Russell’s gifts at their inimitable best.

A dejected teenager discovers that the universe is communicating with him through talismanic objects left behind in a seagull’s nest.  A...

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Vampires in the Lemon Grove
Vampires in the Lemon Grove
Written by Karen Russell
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ISBN: 9780307957238
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Vampires in the Lemon Grove
Stories
Written by Karen Russell


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $24.95

From the author of the New York Times best seller Swamplandia!—a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize—a magical new collection of stories that showcases Karen Russell’s gifts at their inimitable best.

A dejected teenager discovers that the universe is communicating with him through talismanic objects left behind in a seagull’s nest.  A...

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Vampires in the Lemon Grove
Vampires in the Lemon Grove
Written by Karen Russell, Read by Various
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ISBN: 9780449013717
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Vampires in the Lemon Grove
Stories
Written by Karen Russell
Read by Various


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $20.00

From the author of the instant New York Times best seller Swamplandia! (a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize), a dazzling new collection of stories that showcases Karen Russell's gifts at their inimitable best.

In the collection's marvelous title story, two aging vampires in a sun-drenched Italian lemon grove find their hundred-year marriage... Read more >
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The Invisible City
The Invisible City
Written by Pete Hamill
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307829146
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The Invisible City
A New York Sketchbook
Written by Pete Hamill


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: February 6, 2013
Price: $9.99

In this collection of thirty-four sketches, the author captures the extraordinary range of people, experiences, places and feelings that is New York City -- the city behind the glamorous facade of Manhattan, inhabited by people who remember when this was "a great big wonderful town and they were young in its... Read more >
How to Misbehave: A Novella
How to Misbehave: A Novella
Written by Ruthie Knox
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ISBN: 9780345545305
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How to Misbehave: A Novella
Camelot Series
Written by Ruthie Knox


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: January 28, 2013
Price: $0.99

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

What woman can resist a hot man in a hard hat? RITA finalist and New York Times bestselling author Ruthie Knox kicks off her new Camelot series with this deliciously sexy original novella, in which a good girl learns how to misbehave...
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Collected Stories
Collected Stories
Written by Willa Cather
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307831699
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Collected Stories

Written by Willa Cather


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: January 23, 2013
Price: $10.99

A ruined beauty whose dignity has suffered a lifetime of loss and disenchantment. A Czech immigrant who finds a paradoxical contentment on the harsh expanse of the Nebraska prairie. A solitary young painter spying raptly and guiltily on his exquisite neighbor. These are some of the lives that Willa Cather renders... Read more >
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I Am an Executioner
I Am an Executioner
Written by Rajesh Parameswaran
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307743411
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I Am an Executioner
Love Stories
Written by Rajesh Parameswaran


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $15.00

Washington Post Best Book of the Year

The heroes—and anti-heroes—of I Am an Executioner include a misunderstood tiger whose affection for his keeper goes horribly awry, a woman trying to celebrate Thanksgiving with her husband’s corpse sprawled on their living-room floor, and an ex-CompUSA employee setting up a medical practice armed only... Read more >
These 13
These 13
Written by William Faulkner
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307799685
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These 13

Written by William Faulkner


Format: eBook, 204 pages
On Sale: January 16, 2013
Price: $11.99

A collection of thirteen short stories by William Faulkner.

“I’m a failed poet. Maybe every novelist wants to write poetry first, finds he can’t and then tries the short story which is the most demanding form after poetry. And failing that, only then does he take up novel writing.” —William Faulkner Read more >
Prince of the World
Prince of the World
Written by Christopher Howard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804381
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Prince of the World
Stories
Written by Christopher Howard


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2013
Price: $16.95

In these six stories, Chris Howard reasserts his talent for evoking the gritty and the apocalyptic with poetic grace.

Intelligent People Speaking Reasonably 
follows two Iraq vets adrift in the civilian life of the Pacific Northwest.

Space is Kindness 
witnesses the unexpected death of Missouri Governor Mel Carnahan from the perspective of a local reporter and a... Read more >
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Prince of the World
Stories
Written by Christopher Howard


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $16.95

In these six stories, Chris Howard reasserts his talent for evoking the gritty and the apocalyptic with poetic grace.

Intelligent People Speaking Reasonably
follows two Iraq vets adrift in the civilian life of the Pacific Northwest.

Space is Kindness
witnesses the unexpected death of Missouri Governor Mel Carnahan from the perspective of a... Read more >
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Tenth of December
Tenth of December
Written by George Saunders
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812993806
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Tenth of December
Stories
Written by George Saunders


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $26.00

NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST • NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
People • The New York Times Magazine • NPR • Entertainment Weekly • New York • BuzzFeed • Kirkus Reviews... Read more >
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Tenth of December
Tenth of December
Written by George Saunders
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ISBN: 9780812993813
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Tenth of December
Stories
Written by George Saunders


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $11.99

NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST • NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
People • The New York Times Magazine • NPR • Entertainment Weekly • New York • BuzzFeed • Kirkus Reviews... Read more >
Tenth of December
Tenth of December
Written by George Saunders, Read by George Saunders
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ISBN: 9780385359740
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Tenth of December
Stories
Written by George Saunders
Read by George Saunders


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $15.00

NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST • NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
People • The New York Times Magazine • NPR • Entertainment Weekly • New York • BuzzFeed • Kirkus Reviews... Read more >
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Nightwork
Nightwork
Written by Christine Schutt
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307828200
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Nightwork
Stories
Written by Christine Schutt


Format: eBook, 129 pages
On Sale: November 28, 2012
Price: $7.99

In this, her first collection of stories, Christine Schutt gives exquisite and provocative form to feelings and memories. Nightwork is a masterful dreamwork, revealing our lives with the startling clarity we long for.

A young woman remembers, after a forbidden embrace, the exact quality of her father's skin, "pitted and stubbled under... Read more >
CivilWarLand in Bad Decline
CivilWarLand in Bad Decline
Written by George Saunders, Introduction by Joshua Ferris
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307822222
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CivilWarLand in Bad Decline
Stories and a Novella
Written by George Saunders
Introduction by Joshua Ferris


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: November 27, 2012
Price: $11.99

One of the most influential works of modern American fiction is available for the first time as an eBook, featuring exclusive content not found in the print editions, including an additional short story and original commentary from George Saunders and Joshua Ferris.
 
Since its publication in 1996, George Saunders’s debut... Read more >
Wheat That Springeth Green

Written by J.F. Powers
Introduction by Katherine A. Powers


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: November 21, 2012
Price: $16.95

Wheat That Springeth Green, J. F. Powers’s beautifully realized final work, is a comic foray into the commercialized wilderness of modern American life. Its hero, Joe Hackett, is a high school track star who sets out to be a saint. But seminary life and priestly apprenticeship soon damp his ardor, and... Read more >
Dear Life
Dear Life
Written by Alice Munro
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307596888
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Dear Life
Stories
Written by Alice Munro


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $26.95

A brilliant new collection of stories from one of the most acclaimed and beloved writers of our time.

Alice Munro’s peerless ability to give us the essence of a life in often brief but always spacious and timeless stories is once again everywhere apparent in this brilliant new collection. In story... Read more >
Dear Life
Dear Life
Written by Alice Munro
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ISBN: 9780307961044
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Dear Life
Stories
Written by Alice Munro


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $11.99

WINNER OF THE NOBEL PRIZE© IN LITERATURE 2013

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


In story after story in this brilliant new collection, Alice Munro pinpoints the moment a person is forever altered by a chance encounter, an action not taken, or... Read more >
Dear Life
Dear Life
Written by Alice Munro, Read by Kimberly Farr and Arthur Morey
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780307939364
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Dear Life
Stories
Written by Alice Munro
Read by Kimberly Farr and Arthur Morey


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $40.00

A brilliant new collection of stories from one of the most acclaimed and beloved writers of our time.

Alice Munro’s peerless ability to give us the essence of a life in often brief but always spacious and timeless stories is once again everywhere apparent in this brilliant new collection. In story... Read more >
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