Literary Fiction

At Night We Walk in Circles Daniel Alarcon

AT NIGHT WE WALK IN CIRCLES has been praised by critics across the globe for its crisp characters and gripping storyline. Based on fact, the tale concerns a group of traveling actors who perform in small cities across an unnamed South American country putting on a play that is not kind to the government. This is a...

The Japanese Lover Isabel Allende

THE JAPANESE LOVER is a touching love story with an extraordinary secret that has endured for decades. The backdrop concerns internment camps that sprung up with the beginning of World War Two.

 

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Maya's Notebook Isabel Allende

MAYA'S NOTEBOOK is a  look at a nineteen year old  immigrant from Chile being raised by her grandparents, who experiments with drugs, alcohol and petty crime. After dangerous encounters with the underworld, the FBI, Interpol and the police, Maya unravels mysterious truths about her family and embarks on a journey into...

The Middlesteins Jami Attenberg

THE MIDDLESTEINS is a humorous, original, literary portrait of Jewish family life with a touch of love, loss, sex and of course food! It was a best-seller in over a dozen countries.

 

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Beartown Fredrik Backman

BEARTOWN is Fredrik Backman at his best, writing about a community facing extinction with a long shot at comeback. This is a powerful story by the author of A Man Called Ove.

 

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A Permanent Member of the Family Russell Banks

A PERMANENT MEMBER OF THE FAMILY is a collection of twelve new stories that exhibit Russell Banks' absolute mastery of this particular genre of storytelling. Be sure to check out the dark thoughts in Christmas Party.

 

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The Blue Guitar John Banville

THE BLUE GUITAR is a witty tale of an artist who is a petty thief - that is he only steals for pleasure. The reader discovers a full compliment in these 300 pages that runs the gamut from light and fun to devastating and shattering.

 

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Mrs. Osmond John Banville

MRS. OSMOND continues the story of Isabel Archer, the protagonist of Henry James' classic novel The Portrait of a Lady, retelling the tale and then taking it further, all with Banville's characteristically thoughtful and arresting prosody, as well as a clever sense of humor.

 

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The Only Story Julian Barnes

THE ONLY STORY is the story of a young college student and a married older woman who fall in love after being paired together in a tennis tournament, and how their relationship evolved over the years.

 

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Far As The Eye Can See Robert Bausch

FAR AS THE EYE CAN SEE is a literary journey across the western part of America immediately following the Civil War. The protagonist captures the reader with his search for survival with a woman who believes she can save him and a Crow brave who shows him the real meaning of freedom and strength.

 

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