Man Booker Prize Winning Authors
|Dearly: New Poems||Margaret Atwood||
DEARLY is a beautiful and profound collection of new poems by one of our most accomplished and...
|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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NUTSHELL is a classic tale of murder and deceit, but there is a witness - a nine-month-old resident of a womb.
THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Ian McEwan on a page that was bound into the book. It is a new, unread, unopened first edition. Published in September, 2016 by Nan A....
|Machines Like Me||Ian McEwan||
MACHINES LIKE ME is set in an alternate London of 1982, where the world has become even more modern and advanced than our world today. A young man decides to purchase Adam, one of the newly created androids that have hit the market, and with his neighbor (and lover) Miranda, they design Adam's personality. Soon, a love...
|The Golden House||Salman Rushdie||
THE GOLDEN HOUSE enthralls readers thrilled with Salman Rushdie's return to realism with this epic novel of an eccentric, foreign billionaire and his family. As this group, which also includes the wealthy man's young Russian girlfriend, becomes the talk of Greenwich Village, the mysteries that surround each character...
|Lincoln in the Bardo||George Saunders||
LINCOLN IN THE BARDO won the Man Booker Prize as the best English language work of fiction. It is George Saunders' first novel, and a unique look at the tragedy of President Abraham Lincoln's loss of his young son Willie. The format and story line is displayed in a form invented by the brilliant Saunders....
|A Swim in a Pond in the Rain||George Saunders||
A SWIM IN A POND IN THE RAIN is George Saunders' exploration in to why readers stay immersed in a story and why they resist. Included are short stories by Checkhov, Turgenev, Tolstoy and Gogol. This book is a special gift for those who love fiction, and will certainly add to the pleasure of upcoming book selections.