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September 17, 2014
  1. Me Talk Pretty One Day
    by David Sedaris
  2. The Empathy Exams: Essays
    by Leslie Jamison
  3. Beowulf: A New Verse Translation
    by Seamus Heaney
  4. The Best American Essays 2013 (Best American)
    by Cheryl Strayed and Robert Atwan
  5. Sister Outsider: Essays & Speeches
    by Audre Lorde
  6. This Is How: Surviving What You Think You Can't
    by Augusten Burroughs
  7. Portland Noir (Akashic Noir)
    by Kevin Sampsell
  8. The Best American Short Stories 2013 (Best American)
    by Elizabeth Strout
  9. Bluets
    by Maggie Nelson
  10. Consider the Lobster: And Other Essays
    by David Foster Wallace
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Oxford Anthologies
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Oxford Book of Classical Verse in Transl

Adrian Poole

Great Britain has a long and grand tradition of poets translating classical authors. Virtually every great poet from Chaucer on has tried his or her hand at translation, with the results often rivalling or even excelling the ancient original. This unique... (read more)

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Nineteenth-Century French Short Stories (Dual-Language)

Comp Stanley Appelbaum

Carefully chosen collection provides both the French original and new line-by-line English translations — on facing pages — of 6 great 19th-century French short stories. Merimée's Mateo Falcone, Sylvie by Nerval, Daudet's La mule du... (read more)

Miscellaneous International Poetry
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Aurelia and Other Writings

Gerard De Nerval

Aurelia is French poet and novelist Gerard de Nerval's account of his descent into madness--a condition provoked in part by his unrequited passion for an actress named Jenny Colon. One of the original self-styled bohemians, Nerval was best known in his... (read more)

Readers from Magazines
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An American Album: One Hundred and Fifty Years of Harper's Magazine

Lewis Lapham

The American experience is explored through this collection of the magazine's best reports, poetry, fiction, commentary, speeches and humorous writings--from authors ranging from Mark Twain to Annie Dillard. 200+ illustrations.... (read more)

Middle Eastern Literature
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Tremors: New Fiction by Iranian American Writers

Anita Amirrezvani

This groundbreaking anthology brings together twenty-seven authors from a wide range of experiences that offer new perspectives on the Iranian American story. The authors in Tremors represent the maturing voice of Iranian American fiction from the... (read more)

Womens Literature
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Great Short Stories by American Women (Dover Thrift Editions)

Candace Ward

Choice collection of 13 stories includes "Life in the Iron Mills" by Rebecca Harding Davis, Zora Neale Hurston's "Sweat," plus superb fiction by Kate Chopin, Willa Cather, Edith Wharton, many others.... (read more)

Love Poetry
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Love in Verse: Classic Poems of the Heart

Kathleen Blease

This lovely literary valentine features more than 100 poems by such famous authors as Andrew Marvel, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Samuel Coleridge, Christina Rossetti, and Sara Teasdale--all paying fitting tribute to love, the world's most treasured... (read more)

Scottish Poetry
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The Order of Things with CD (Audio)

Ken Cockburn

"The Order of Things" is an anthology of shape, pattern and concrete poems that explore the grain of language and imitate the forms of nature. It includes Renaissance pattern poems and contemporary concrete, sound and visual poetry. An accompanying audio... (read more)

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