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The Loved One
The Loved One
by Evelyn Waugh
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Following the death of a friend, the poet and pets' mortician Dennis Barlow finds himself entering the artificial Hollywood paradise of the Whispering Glades Memorial Park. Within its golden gates, death, American-style, is wrapped up and sold like a... (read more)

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Fever of the Bone
Fever of the Bone
by Val Mcdermid
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“McDermid is as smooth a practitioner of crime fiction as anyone out there….Shes the best weve got.”—New York Times Book Review Scottish writer Val McDermid is one of the most respected authors at the scene of the crime... (read more)

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The Dream of My Return
The Dream of My Return
by Horacio Castellanos Moya
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Horacio Castellanos Moya was born 1957 in Honduras. He has lived in San Salvador, Canada, Costa Rica, Mexico (where he spent ten years as a journalist, editor, and political analyst), Spain, and Germany. In 1988 he won the National Novel Prize from... (read more)

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Midnight: A Gangster Love Story
Midnight: A Gangster Love Story
by Sister Souljah
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Sister Souljah, the hip-hop generation's number one author and most compelling storyteller, delivers a powerful story about love and loyalty, strength and family. In her bestselling novel, The Coldest Winter Ever, Sister Souljah introduced the world to... (read more)

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Disgraced (14 Edition)
Disgraced (14 Edition)
by Ayad Akhtar
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"Sparkling and combustible" (Bloomberg Businessweek), "DISGRACED rubs all kinds of unexpected raw spots with intelligence and humor" (Newsday). "In dialogue that bristles with wit and intelligence, Akhtar puts contemporary attitudes toward religion under... (read more)

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Mama Day (Vintage Contemporaries)
Mama Day (Vintage Contemporaries)
by Gloria Naylor
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On the island of Willow Springs, off the Georgia coast, the powers of healer Mama Day are tested by her great niece, Cocoa, a stubbornly emancipated woman endangered by the island's darker forces. A powerful generational saga at once tender and... (read more)

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Odysseus Abroad
Odysseus Abroad
by Amit Chaudhuri
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AMIT CHAUDHURI is the author of several award-winning novels and an internationally acclaimed musician and essayist. Freedom Song: Three Novels received the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction. His many international honors include the... (read more)

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The Sentry
The Sentry
by Robert Crais
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The extraordinary new crime novel from the New York Times bestselling author. Dru Rayne and her uncle fled to L.A. after Hurricane Katrina; but now, five years later, they face a different danger. When Joe Pike witnesses Dru's uncle beaten by a... (read more)

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Baltimore Chronicles Volume 1
Baltimore Chronicles Volume 1
by Treasure Hernandez
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From the author who brought readers the action-packed Flint series comes a powerful new street series chronicling both sides of Baltimore's black market.... (read more)

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The Bluest Eye (Oprah's Book Club)
The Bluest Eye (Oprah's Book Club)
by Toni Morrison
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“This story commands attention, for it contains one black girl’s universe.” Newsweek From the Trade Paperback edition.... (read more)

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The Warmest December
The Warmest December
by Bernice L Mcfadden
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"McFadden's reissued second novel takes an unflinching look at the corrosive nature of alcoholism . . . This is not a story of easy redemption . . . McFadden writes candidly about the treacherous hold of addiction." --Publishers Weekly "Riveting... (read more)

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Doc Ford Novel #22: Cuba Straits
Doc Ford Novel #22: Cuba Straits
by Randy Wayne White
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The remarkable new novel in the Doc Ford series by New York Times–bestselling author Randy Wayne White.   Doc Fords old friend, General Juan Garcia, has gone into the lucrative business of smuggling Cuban baseball players into the U.S. He is... (read more)

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See How Small
See How Small
by Scott Blackwood
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A riveting novel about the aftermath of a brutal murder of three teenage girls, written in incantatory prose "that's as fine as any being written by an American author today." (Ben Fountain) One late autumn evening in a Texas town, two strangers walk... (read more)

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Black No More: Being an Account of the Strange and Wonderful Workings of Science in the Land of the Free, A.D. 1933-1940
Black No More: Being an Account of the Strange and Wonderful Workings of Science in the Land of the Free, A.D. 1933-1940
by George S Schuyler
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According to Max Disher, an ambitious young black man in 1930s New York, someone of his race has only three alternatives: "Get out, get white, or get along." Incapable of getting out and unhappy with getting along, Max leaps at the remaining possibility.... (read more)

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Family Life
Family Life
by Akhil Sharma
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America to the newly immigrated Mishras is everything they could have imagined and more. When automatic glass doors open before them, they feel that surely they must have been mistaken for somebody important. Then tragedy strikes. One of the family’... (read more)

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A Lesson Before Dying (Vintage Contemporaries)
A Lesson Before Dying (Vintage Contemporaries)
by Ernest J Gaines
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Red Bones (Shetland Island Quartet)
Red Bones (Shetland Island Quartet)
by Ann Cleeves
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When a young archaeologist discovers a set of human remains, the locals are intrigued. Is it an ancient find - or a more contemporary mystery? Then an elderly woman fatally is shot and Ann Cleeves's popular series detective Jimmy Perez is called in. ... (read more)

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Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: The Classic Regency Romance -- Now with Ultraviolent Zombie Mayhem!
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: The Classic Regency Romance -- Now with Ultraviolent Zombie Mayhem!
by Seth Grahame-Smith and Jane Austen
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In Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, Seth Grahame-Smith has paired Austen’s sublime language with the visceral, flesh-eating menace of the "dreadfuls." England was never this lively. We get sword fights, romance, a zombie plague, and, as a bonus... (read more)

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The Heart Does Not Grow Back
The Heart Does Not Grow Back
by Fred Venturini
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Every superhero needs to start somewhere... Dale Sampson is used to being a nonperson at his small-town Midwestern high school, picking up the scraps of his charismatic lothario of a best friend, Mack. He comforts himself with the certainty that his... (read more)

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Arkansas
Arkansas
by John Brandon
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Originally published by McSweeneys in hardcover and met with wide acclaim, Arkansas is a darkly comic debut novel written by John Brandon about a pair of drug runners, Kyle and Swin, set in the rural southeast. Drawing comparisons to a striking range of... (read more)

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