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The Road

By: Cormac McCarthy

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Vintage Books: March 2007

Seller ID: 42528

ISBN: 0307387895

Condition: Used - Good


NATIONAL BESTSELLER PULITZER PRIZE WINNERNational Book Critic's Circle Award Finalist A "New York Times" Notable BookOne of the Best Books of the Year"The Boston Globe, The Christian Science Monitor, The Denver Post, The Kansas City Star, Los Angeles Times, New York, People, Rocky Mountain News, Time, The Village Voice, The Washington Post" The searing, postapocalyptic novel destined to become Cormac McCarthy's masterpiece. A father and his son walk alone through burned America. Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind. It is cold enough to cr... View more info

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The Witch of Blackbird Pond

By: Elizabeth George Speare

Price: $2.95

Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers: January 2011

Seller ID: 42527

ISBN: 0547550294

Condition: Used - Good


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The Dinner

By: Herman Koch

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Hogarth: October 2013

Seller ID: 42843

ISBN: 0385346859

Condition: Used - Good


"A European" Gone Girl."" --"The Wall Street Journal"An internationally bestselling phenomenon: the darkly suspenseful, highly controversial tale of two families struggling to make the hardest decision of their lives--all over the course of one meal. It's a summer's evening in Amsterdam, and two couples meet at a fashionable restaurant for dinner. Between mouthfuls of food and over the scrapings of cutlery, the conversation remains a gentle hum of polite discourse. But behind the empty words, terrible things need to be said, and with every forced smile and every new course, the kni... View more info

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The Jane Austen Book Club

By: Karen Joy Fowler

Price: $3.95

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons: April 2005

Seller ID: 42350

ISBN: 0452286530

Condition: Used - Good


In California's central valley, five women and one man join to discuss Jane Austen's novels. Over the six months they get together, marriages are tested, affairs begin, unsuitable arrangements become suitable, and love happens. With her eye for the frailties of human behavior and her ear for the absurdities of social intercourse, Karen Joy Fowler has never been wittier nor her characters more appealing. The result is a delicious dissection of modern relationships. Dedicated Austenites will delight in unearthing the echoes of Austen that run through the novel, but most readers will ... View more info

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Peace Like a River

By: Leif Enger

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press: September 2002

Seller ID: 42837

ISBN: 0802139256

Condition: Used - Good


Young Reuben Land has little doubt that miracles happen all around us, suspecting that his own father is touched by God. When his older brother flees a controversial murder charge, Reuben, along with his older sister and father, set off on a journey that will take them to the Badlands and through a landscape more extraordinary than they could have anticipated. Enger's novel is at once a heroic quest and a haunting meditation on the possibility of magic in the everyday world. View more info

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The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates

By: Wes Moore

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Spiegel & Grau: January 2011

Seller ID: 42842

ISBN: 0385528205

Condition: Used - Good


The chilling truth is that his story could have been mine. The tragedy is that my story could have been his. Two kids named Wes Moore were born blocks apart within a year of each other. Both grew up fatherless in similar Baltimore neighborhoods and had difficult childhoods; both hung out on street corners with their crews; both ran into trouble with the police. How, then, did one grow up to be a Rhodes Scholar, decorated veteran, White House Fellow, and business leader, while the other ended up a convicted murderer serving a life sentence? Wes Moore, the author of this fascinating book, se... View more info