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Good Old Dog: Expert Advice for Keeping Your Aging Dog Happy, Healthy, and Comfortable

Nicholas H Dodman

“Lots of practical, easy-to-understand advice about veterinary care for older dogs. Essential reading for making treatment decisions for your companion.” —Temple Grandin, author of Animals Make Us Human and Animals in Translation... (read more)

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And the Pursuit of Happiness

Maira Kalman

Energized and inspired by the 2008 elections, celebrated illustrator Maira Kalman traveled to Washington, D.C., launching a year-long investigation of American democracy and its workings. The result is an artist’s idiosyncratic vision of history... (read more)

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The Jungle (Enriched Classics)

Upton Sinclair

ENDURING LITERATURE ILLUMINATED BY PRACTICAL SCHOLARSHIP Upton Sinclair's unflinching chronicle of crushing poverty and oppression set in Chicago in the early 1900s. EACH ENRICHED CLASSIC EDITION INCLUDES: • A concise introduction that gives readers... (read more)

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Shigeru Mizuki

The first English translation of Mizuki's best-loved work NonNonBa is the definitive work by acclaimed Gekiga-ka Shigeru Mizuki, a poetic memoir detailing his interest in yokai (spirit monsters). Mizukis childhood experiences with yokai influenced the... (read more)

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The Emily Dickinson Reader: An English-To-English Translation of Emily Dickinson's Complete Poems

Paul Legault

Perfect for the poetry fan who is short on time, The Emily Dickinson Reader offers Paul Legaults ingenious and madcap one-line renderings of each of Dickinsons 1,789 poems. Take that familiar chestnut, #314, a la Legault: “Hope is kind of like birds.... (read more)

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Lost Memory of Skin

Russell Banks

After doing time for a liaison with an underage girl, the Kid is forbidden to live within 2,500 feet of anywhere children might gather. Barely beyond childhood himself, the Kid is in many ways an innocent, trapped by impulses and choices he struggles to... (read more)

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Hell's Corner

David Baldacci

The past never truly fades away.… Megan is a suburban soccer mom who once upon a time walked on the wild side. Ray used to be a talented documentary photographer, but now he finds himself in a dead-end job posing as paparazzo. Broome is a... (read more)

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Half of a Yellow Sun

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

With effortless grace, celebrated author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie illuminates a seminal moment in modern African history: Biafra's impassioned struggle to establish an independent republic in southeastern Nigeria during the late 1960s. We experience this... (read more)

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