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A Man Without a Country

Written by Kurt Vonnegut
Edited by Daniel Simon


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $23.95

A Man Without a Country is Kurt Vonnegut’s hilariously funny and razor-sharp look at life ("If I die—God forbid—I would like to go to heaven to ask somebody in charge up there, ‘Hey, what was the good news and what was the bad news?"), art ("To practice any art, no matter... Read more >
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Yo no vengo a decir un discurso
Yo no vengo a decir un discurso
Written by Gabriel García Márquez
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307743459
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Yo no vengo a decir un discurso

Written by Gabriel García Márquez


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: November 9, 2010
Price: $14.00

“¿Qué hago yo encaramado en esta percha de honor, yo que siempre he considerado los discursos como el más terrorífico de los compromisos humanos?” —Gabriel García Márquez
 
Los textos que Gabriel García Márquez ha reunido en este libro fueron escritos por el autor con la intención de ser leídos por él mismo... Read more >
At Blackwater Pond
At Blackwater Pond
Written by Mary Oliver
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780807007006
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At Blackwater Pond
Mary Oliver reads Mary Oliver
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: April 1, 2006
Price: $19.95

One of the astonishing aspects of Oliver's work is the consistency of tone over this long period. What changes is an increased focus on nature and an increased precision with language that has made her one of our very best poets. --Stephen Dobyns, New York Times Book Review

Mary Oliver has published... Read more >
Brecht and Method
Brecht and Method
Written by Fredric Jameson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844676774
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Brecht and Method

Written by Fredric Jameson


Format: Trade Paperback, 280 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2011
Price: $15.95

The legacy of Bertolt Brecht is much contested, whether by those who wish to forget or to vilify his politics, but his stature as the outstanding political playwright and poet of the twentieth century is unforgettably established in this major critical work. Fredric Jameson elegantly dissects the intricate connections between Brecht’s... Read more >
A Place in the Country
A Place in the Country
Written by W.G. Sebald, Translated by Jo Catling
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812995039
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A Place in the Country

Written by W.G. Sebald
Translated by Jo Catling


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: February 18, 2014
Price: $12.99

A Place in the Country is W. G. Sebald’s meditation on the six artists and writers who shaped his creative mind—and the last of this great writer’s major works to be translated into English.
 
This beautiful hardcover edition, with a full-cloth case, includes more than 40 pieces of art and 6... Read more >
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Stranger Than Fiction
Stranger Than Fiction
Written by Chuck Palahniuk
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ISBN: 9780385722223
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Stranger Than Fiction
True Stories
Written by Chuck Palahniuk


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: May 10, 2005
Price: $15.00

Chuck Palahniuk’s world has always been, well, different from yours and mine. In his first collection of nonfiction, Chuck Palahniuk brings us into this world, and gives us a glimpse of what inspires his fiction.At the Rock Creek Lodge Testicle Festival in Missoula, Montana, average people perform public sex acts on... Read more >
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Modern Love
Modern Love
Edited by Daniel Jones
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307382771
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Modern Love
50 True and Extraordinary Tales of Desire, Deceit, and Devotion
Edited by Daniel Jones


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 23, 2007
Price: $11.99

50 Irresistible True Accounts of Love in the Twenty-first Century.

A young woman wryly describes a relationship that races from start to finish almost entirely via text messages.

A Casanova is jilted after an idyllic three weeks and learns the hard way that the woman is, well, just not that into him.

An overweight... Read more >
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Two Towns in Provence
Two Towns in Provence
Written by M.F.K. Fisher
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ISBN: 9780307806482
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Two Towns in Provence

Written by M.F.K. Fisher


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2011
Price: $14.99

This memoir of the French provincial capital of Aix-en-Provence is, as the author tells us, "my picture, my map, of a place and therefore of myself...just as much of its reality is based on my own shadows, my inventions." A vibrant and perceptive profile of the kinship between a person and... Read more >
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Modern Love
Modern Love
Edited by Daniel Jones
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ISBN: 9780307351043
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Modern Love
50 True and Extraordinary Tales of Desire, Deceit, and Devotion
Edited by Daniel Jones


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: January 23, 2007
Price: $14.95

50 Irresistible True Accounts of Love in the Twenty-first Century.

A young woman wryly describes a relationship that races from start to finish almost entirely via text messages.

A Casanova is jilted after an idyllic three weeks and learns the hard way that the woman is, well, just not that into him.

An overweight... Read more >
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Indian Givers
Indian Givers
Written by Jack Weatherford
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307717153
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Indian Givers
How Native Americans Transformed the World
Written by Jack Weatherford


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: August 3, 2010
Price: $15.00

"As entertaining as it is thoughtful...Few contemporary writers have Weatherford's talent for making the deep sweep of history seem vital and immediate."
THE WASHINGTON POST
After 500 years, the world's huge debt to the wisdom of the Indians of the Americas has finally been explored in all its vivid drama by anthropologist Jack... Read more >
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