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Product Description: “Julia Alvarez has suitcases full of history (public and private), trunks full of insights into what it means to be a Latina in the United States, bags full of literary wisdom.” —Los Angeles Times From the internationally acclaimed author of the bestselling novels In the Time of the Butterflies and How the García Girls Lost Their Accents comes a rich and revealing work of nonfiction capturing the life and mind of an artist as she knits together the dual themes of coming to America and becoming a writer...read more

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9781616205584 | Reprint edition (Algonquin Books, October 28, 2014), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: “Julia Alvarez has suitcases full of history (public and private), trunks full of insights into what it means to be a Latina in the United States, bags full of literary wisdom.

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Product Description: After living through six years of one unimaginable, surreal, and destructive event after the other, Clyde Boswell searches for answers to his existence and very survival. In his quest to make sense of the mayhem, Boswell embraces the fragments of his tumultuous life head-on in Jigsaw...read more

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9780692277126 | W & B Pub Inc, September 10, 2014, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: After living through six years of one unimaginable, surreal, and destructive event after the other, Clyde Boswell searches for answers to his existence and very survival.

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Product Description: To Kill a Mockingbird - the twentieth century's most widely read American novel - has sold thirty million copies and still sells a million yearly. But despite the book's popularity, its author Harper Lee has always been a mysterious figure...read more

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9781250097712 | Griffin, May 2, 2017, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: To Kill a Mockingbird - the twentieth century's most widely read American novel - has sold thirty million copies and still sells a million yearly.

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Product Description: The nonfiction debut from beloved international sensation and #1 New York Times bestselling author Tatiana de Rosnay: her bestselling biography of novelist Daphne du Maurier.“It's impressive how Tatiana was able to recreate the personality of my mother, including her sense of humor...read more
By Sam Taylor (trans)

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9781250099136 | St Martins Pr, April 18, 2017, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: The nonfiction debut from beloved international sensation and #1 New York Times bestselling author Tatiana de Rosnay: her bestselling biography of novelist Daphne du Maurier.

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Product Description: In 2004, after several months as an interrogator, Eric Fair’s call to serve his country has led him to a dark and frightening place. By the time he leaves Iraq after that first deployment, Fair will have participated in or witnessed a variety of aggressive interrogation techniques including sleep deprivation, stress positions, diet manipulation, exposure, and isolation...read more

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9781250118424 | Reprint edition (Picador USA, April 11, 2017), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In 2004, after several months as an interrogator, Eric Fair’s call to serve his country has led him to a dark and frightening place.

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Product Description: Millions of readers throughout the world have grown up with the stories and verses of A. A. Milne; have envied Christopher Robin in his enchanted world; laughed at Pooh—a bear of very little brain—and worried about Piglet and his problems...read more

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9780525292937 | E P Dutton, April 1, 1975, cover price $8.25 | About this edition: The now grown-up Christopher Robin recalls his family life and the persons and situations that were sources of inspiration for the Winnie-the-Pooh stories

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9781509821891 | Reprint edition (Pan Macmillan, April 1, 2017), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Millions of readers throughout the world have grown up with the stories and verses of A.
9780140034493 | Viking Pr, January 1, 1978, cover price $2.95 | About this edition: The now grown-up Christopher Robin recalls his family life and the persons and situations that were sources of inspiration for the Winnie-the-Pooh stories

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Product Description: The untold story of Blanche Knopf, the singular woman who helped define American literatureLeft off her company’s fifth anniversary tribute but described by Thomas Mann as “the soul of the firm,” Blanche Knopf began her career when she founded Alfred A...read more

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9780374114251 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 12, 2016, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The untold story of Blanche Knopf, the singular woman who helped define American literatureLeft off her company’s fifth anniversary tribute but described by Thomas Mann as “the soul of the firm,” Blanche Knopf began her career when she founded Alfred A.

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9780374536763 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 21, 2017, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The untold story of Blanche Knopf, the singular woman who helped define American literatureLeft off her company’s fifth anniversary tribute but described by Thomas Mann as “the soul of the firm,” Blanche Knopf began her career when she founded Alfred A.

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Product Description: A diaristic exploration of procrastination, pregnancy, and artThe day before Cyrus Console and his pregnant wife leave for a monthlong visit to Romania, they receive troubling news―the fetus she’s carrying is at elevated risk for Down syndrome...read more

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9780865478305 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 21, 2017, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: A diaristic exploration of procrastination, pregnancy, and artThe day before Cyrus Console and his pregnant wife leave for a monthlong visit to Romania, they receive troubling news―the fetus she’s carrying is at elevated risk for Down syndrome.

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Product Description: "An outstanding work, both in its ideological and civic positions as in its literary skill to create a hybrid text, a blend of personal experiences and legends, of autobiography and fictionalized essay." —Fernando R. Lafuente, ABCAn engaging literary essay on the power of imagination and creative writing comprised of nineteen chapters in which the author discusses many topics in relation to the essential quality a good writer should have: the ability to imagine and create...read more

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9788494496530 | Hispabooks Pub, March 14, 2017, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: "An outstanding work, both in its ideological and civic positions as in its literary skill to create a hybrid text, a blend of personal experiences and legends, of autobiography and fictionalized essay.

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Product Description: “[Manguso] has written the memoir we didn’t realize we needed.” ―The New YorkerIn Ongoingness, Sarah Manguso continues to define the contours of the contemporary essay. In it, she confronts a meticulous diary that she has kept for twenty-five years...read more

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9781555977030 | Graywolf Pr, March 3, 2015, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: “[Manguso] has written the memoir we didn’t realize we needed.

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9781555977658 | Reprint edition (Graywolf Pr, February 21, 2017), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: “[Manguso] has written the memoir we didn’t realize we needed.

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Product Description: This is the story of an author and his apprentice. It is the story of literary influence and tragedy. It is also the story of incarceration in America.Norman Mailer was writing The Executioner’s Song, his novel about condemned killer Gary Gilmore, when he struck up a correspondence with Jack Henry Abbott, Federal Prisoner 87098-132...read more

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9781250106995 | Thomas Dunne Books, February 21, 2017, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: This is the story of an author and his apprentice.

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Product Description: From a Pulitzer Prize–winning author, a brilliantly rendered life of one of our most admired American poets Since her death in 1979, Elizabeth Bishop, who published only one hundred poems in her lifetime, has become one of America’s best-loved poets...read more

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9780544617308 | Houghton Mifflin, February 7, 2017, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: From a Pulitzer Prize–winning author, a brilliantly rendered life of one of our most admired American poets Since her death in 1979, Elizabeth Bishop, who published only one hundred poems in her lifetime, has become one of America’s best-loved poets.

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Product Description: F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby is widely considered to be the greatest American novel ever written, its exploration of decadence, idealism, social upheaval, and excess having been described as a cautionary tale regarding the American Dream...read more

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9781632460394 | Ig Pub, February 14, 2017, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: F.

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Product Description: Presented in one volume for the very first time, and updated with new archival discoveries, Early Auden, Later Auden reintroduces Edward Mendelson's acclaimed, two-part biography of W. H. Auden (1907–73), one of the greatest literary figures of the twentieth century...read more

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9780691172491 | Critical edition (Princeton Univ Pr, February 7, 2017), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Presented in one volume for the very first time, and updated with new archival discoveries, Early Auden, Later Auden reintroduces Edward Mendelson's acclaimed, two-part biography of W.

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Product Description: Denton Welch (1915–48) died at the age of thirty-three after a brief but brilliant career as a writer and painter. The revealing, poignant, impressionistic voice that buoys his novels was much praised by critics and literati in England and has since inspired creative artists from William S...read more
By Daniel J. Murtaugh (editor)

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9780299310103 | Univ of Wisconsin Pr, February 7, 2017, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Denton Welch (1915–48) died at the age of thirty-three after a brief but brilliant career as a writer and painter.

Product Description: For anyone who has ever identified with a hero or heroine, been seduced by a strong opening sentence, or been powerfully moved by a story s end, "How to Write Like Tolstoy"is a thought-provoking journeyinside the minds of the world s most accomplished storytellers, from Shakespeare to Stephen King...read more

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9780812998306 | Random House Inc, May 17, 2016, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: For anyone who has ever identified with a hero or heroine, been seduced by a strong opening sentence, or been powerfully moved by a story’s end, How to Write Like Tolstoy is a thought-provoking journey inside the minds of the world’s most accomplished storytellers, from Shakespeare to Stephen King.

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9780812987737 | Random House Inc, February 7, 2017, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: For anyone who has ever identified with a hero or heroine, been seduced by a strong opening sentence, or been powerfully moved by a story s end, "How to Write Like Tolstoy"is a thought-provoking journeyinside the minds of the world s most accomplished storytellers, from Shakespeare to Stephen King.

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Product Description: Jane Austen is one of England’s greatest and best-loved novelists, whose works are still widely read and enjoyed nearly two hundred years after her death. Memories of Jane were increasingly recorded as her reputation and fame grew in the nineteenth century...read more

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9781445621395 | Amberley Pub Plc, January 30, 2016, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: Jane Austen is one of England’s greatest and best-loved novelists, whose works are still widely read and enjoyed nearly two hundred years after her death.

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9781445660387 | Reprint edition (Amberley Pub Plc, January 31, 2017), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Jane Austen is one of England’s greatest and best-loved novelists, whose works are still widely read and enjoyed nearly two hundred years after her death.

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Product Description: A scintillating glimpse into the lives of acclaimed writers and artists and their inspiring, often surprising convergences, from the author of Monsieur Proust's Library   With the wit and penetration well known to readers of Balzac's Omelette and Monsieur Proust's Library, Anka Muhlstein's PEN AND BRUSH revisits the delights of the French novel...read more
By Adriana Hunter (trans)

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9781590518052 | Other Pr Llc, January 31, 2017, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: A scintillating glimpse into the lives of acclaimed writers and artists and their inspiring, often surprising convergences, from the author of Monsieur Proust's Library   With the wit and penetration well known to readers of Balzac's Omelette and Monsieur Proust's Library, Anka Muhlstein's PEN AND BRUSH revisits the delights of the French novel.

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Product Description: Eat, Pray, Love meets The Rosie Project in this fresh, heartwarming memoir by a man who travels to Verona and volunteers to answer letters addressed to Shakespeare’s Juliet, all in an attempt to heal his own heartbreak.When Glenn Dixon is spurned by love, he packs his bags for Verona, Italy...read more

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9781501141850 | Gallery Books, January 3, 2017, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Eat, Pray, Love meets The Rosie Project in this fresh, heartwarming memoir by a man who travels to Verona and volunteers to answer letters addressed to Shakespeare’s Juliet, all in an attempt to heal his own heartbreak.

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Product Description: From Michael Sims, the acclaimed author of The Story of Charlotte's Web, the rich, true tale tracing the young Arthur Conan Doyle's creation of Sherlock Holmes and the modern detective story.As a young medical student, Arthur Conan Doyle studied in Edinburgh under the vigilant eye of a diagnostic genius, Dr...read more

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9781632860392 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, January 24, 2017, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: From Michael Sims, the acclaimed author of The Story of Charlotte's Web, the rich, true tale tracing the young Arthur Conan Doyle's creation of Sherlock Holmes and the modern detective story.

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Product Description: “A sparkling memoir of a well-lived life of literature, fame, and love” (Booklist) by one of America’s most beloved authors, as he looks back over his 100 years.In this remarkable memoir “full of adventure, wit, color, and detail” (Jewish Journal), Herman Wouk finally reflects on the life experiences that inspired his most enduring novels...read more

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9781410488626 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, April 20, 2016), cover price $31.99 | About this edition: In an unprecedented literary accomplishment, Herman Wouk, one of America’s most beloved and enduring authors, reflects on his life and times from the remarkable vantage point of 100 years old.
9781501128547 | Simon & Schuster, January 5, 2016, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: In an unprecedented literary accomplishment, Herman Wouk, one of America’s most beloved and enduring authors, reflects on his life and times from the remarkable vantage point of 100 years old.

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9781501128554 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, January 17, 2017), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: “A sparkling memoir of a well-lived life of literature, fame, and love” (Booklist) by one of America’s most beloved authors, as he looks back over his 100 years.

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Product Description: A repackaged edition of the revered author’s spiritual memoir, in which he recounts the story of his divine journey and eventual conversion to Christianity.C. S. Lewis—the great British writer, scholar, lay theologian, broadcaster, Christian apologist, and bestselling author of Mere Christianity, The Screwtape Letters, The Great Divorce, The Chronicles of Narnia, and many other beloved classics—takes readers on a spiritual journey through his early life and eventual embrace of the Christian faith...read more

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9780151001859 | Revised edition (Houghton Mifflin, November 1, 1995), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: The literary scholar and children's author recounts his journey from a youthful atheism to a thoughtful Christianity, his experiences in World War I, and his introduction to Oxford
9780151870110 | Harcourt, June 1, 1956, cover price $14.95 | also contains Lumbar Spinal Imaging in Radicular Pain and Related Conditions: Understanding Diagnostic Images in a Clinical Context | About this edition: An autobiography of a Christian concentrating on the part of his life when he turned to atheism and eventually recovered his faith

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9780062565433 | Harperone, January 10, 2017, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: A repackaged edition of the revered author’s spiritual memoir, in which he recounts the story of his divine journey and eventual conversion to Christianity.
9780802725363 | Large print edition (Christian Large Print, March 1, 1986), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Surprised by Joy: The Shape of My Early Life is a partial autobiography published by C.
9780156870115 | Mariner Books, June 1, 1966, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: An autobiography of a Christian concentrating on the part of his life when he turned to atheism and eventually recovered his faith

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9780547545486 | Houghton Mifflin, March 23, 1966, cover price $13.00

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Product Description: The extraordinary life of the woman behind the beloved children’s classics Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny comes alive in this fascinating biography of Margaret Wise Brown. Margaret’s books have sold millions of copies all over the world, but few people know that she was at the center of a children’s book publishing revolution...read more

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9781250065360 | Flatiron Books, January 10, 2017, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: The extraordinary life of the woman behind the beloved children’s classics Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny comes alive in this fascinating biography of Margaret Wise Brown.

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Product Description: By turns philosophical and darkly comic, an ex-smoker's meditation on the nature and consequences of his nearly lifelong addiction   Written with the passion of an obsessive, Nicotine addresses a lifelong addiction, from the thrill of the first drag to the perennial last last cigarette...read more
By Jen Calleja (trans)

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9781590517932 | Other Pr Llc, January 10, 2017, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: By turns philosophical and darkly comic, an ex-smoker's meditation on the nature and consequences of his nearly lifelong addiction   Written with the passion of an obsessive, Nicotine addresses a lifelong addiction, from the thrill of the first drag to the perennial last last cigarette.

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