|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...
|A Long Petal of the Sea||Isabel Allende||
A LONG PETAL OF THE SEA is a heartfelt story about two of the hundreds of thousands of refugees forced to flee their home in Spain after facist General Francisco Franco emerged victorious in the Spanish Civil War. A pregnant widow and her deceased husband's Army doctor brother are forced into a marriage of convenience...
|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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|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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|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.
|Hit Me||Lawrence Block||
HIT ME features a former hit man forced to return to the game when his house renovation business goes sour during the recession. Readers will welcome back one of Lawrence Block's most beloved characters, Keller.
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|Sweet Caress||William Boyd||
SWEET CARESS is a magnificent pretend biography of a risk-taking photographer with a hunger for experience. Because of a dozen photographs through the novel, the reader is spellbound in trying to make this a real story. Brilliant writing!
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|The Harder They Come||T C Boyle||
THE HARDER THEY COME is inspired by a true story set in Northern California that explores the roots of violence and anti-authoritarianism INHERENT in the American character.
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