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From the Memoirs of a Non-Enemy Combatant

Alex Gilvarry

Unveiling two of America's most illusory realms—high fashion and Homeland Security—Alex Gilvarry's widely acclaimed first novel is the story of designer Boy Hernandez: Filipino immigrant, New York glamour junkie, Guantánamo detainee... (read more)

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Faulkner and Material Culture (Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha)

Ann J. Abadie

Photographs, lumber, airplanes, hand-hewn coffins--in every William Faulkner novel and short story worldly material abounds. The essays in Faulkner and Material Culture provide a fresh understanding of the things Faulkner brought from the world around... (read more)

Congratulations to Natasha Trethewey, our 19th U.S. poet laureate!
Trethewey is the nation's first laureate to hail from the South since 1986, when Robert Penn Warren was named the first U.S. poet laureate by the Library of Congress. She is also Mississippi's top poet and will be the first person to serve simultaneously as poet laureate for a state and for the nation at large. Natasha's collection of poems Native Guard won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 2007.

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Sugar Plums for Dry Creek & at Home in Dry Creek (Love Inspired Classics)

Janet Tronstad

Classic yuletide tales from Janet Tronstad's Dry Creek Sugar Plums for Dry Creek Who could resist a five-year-old sugarplum fairy? Certainly not ballet teacher Lizette Baker—or Judd Bowman, little Amanda's guardian. But Judd's determination to make... (read more)

Science Fiction and Fantasy
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Age of Fire #05: Dragon Rule

E. E. Knight

Scattered across a continent and scarred by their harsh experiences on the path to adulthood, the three dragon siblings are among the last of a dying breed—the final hope for their species’ survival. Wistala, sister to the Copper who is... (read more)

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The Indian Who Bombed Berlin and Other Stories

Ralph J. Salisbury

Ralph Salisbury's stories are engaging and unique. He has a distinctive approach to assembling the elements of a narrative. The "facts" might be revealed directly, but they are more likely to emerge in small fragments of illumination, like... (read more)

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Playing in the Dark: The Emptiness Love Brings

Jr. David Rivera

Chemah Rivers is back in an all-new erotic roller coaster of a story—the final book in a captivating trilogy filled with mystery and heart-stopping drama. When a serial killer is suspected in a string of deaths, investigator Chemah Rivers... (read more)

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The Norton Book of Classical Literature

Bernard Knox

"The literature of the classical world that has survived is a pitiful remnant of what once existed...". So begins Bernard Knox's preface to an anthology that introduces the modern reader to the enormous breadth and rich variety of that "pitiful remnant" -... (read more)

Nostalgic Writing
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A Change in Life

Regina R Baranowski

A Change in Life is a memoir/journal kept by the author, Regina Rose Baranowski, through her husband's battle with melanoma. She writes during a time in her life that many can connect with and understand. She shares some of her most intimate feelings... (read more)

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