Pulitzer Prize Winning Authors
|Let Me Be Frank With You||Richard Ford||
LET ME BE FRANK WITH YOU is a collection of four connected stories told by Frank Bascombe, one of the most famous characters in American literature. The tales are wry, profane and comedic while the base is the terrible storm Sandy.
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|Most Blessed of the Patriarchs: Thomas Jefferson and the Empire of the Imagination||Annette Gordon-Reed and Peter Onuf||
MOST BLESSED OF THE PATRIARCHS: THOMAS JEFFERSON AND THE EMPIRE OF THE IMAGINATION is a character study by a winner of the Pulitzer Prize and her co author who is America's leading Jefferson scholar. The book follows Jefferson from birth to death and not only gives a true picture of the man, but dispels many of the...
ENON follows a man dealing with a personal tragedy through the New England landscape.
THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Paul Harding on a page that was bound into the book. It is a new, unread, unopened first edition. Published in September, 2013 by Random House, an imprint of...
|Sniper's Honor||Stephen Hunter||
SNIPER'S HONOR follows the trail of one of the most talented snipers ever, a mysterious Russian woman who fought in World War Two.
THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Stephen Hunter on the title page at his office. It is a new, unread first edition opened only for signing. Published...
|Avenue of Mysteries||John Irving||
AVENUE OF MYSTERIES takes place in Mexico and the Philippines, as the past collides with the future when a young teen-age brother and sister deal with her ability to read minds
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|John Quincy Adams: American Visionary||Fred Kaplan||
JOHN QUINCY ADAMS: AN AMERICAN VISIONARY is a look at our sixth president's public and private life, based on troves of previously unpublished documents. Much of the research proved President Adams to have had a vision for the twenty-first century as much as for his own time.
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UNSHELTERED is the story of Willa, a middle aged woman who, in a attempt to get funding to fix up her shoddy old home, learns about the history of her town and especially about a former resident from the 1880's, Thatcher Greenwood. The story then shifts back and forth between Willa and Thatcher, drawing parallels...
|Animal Vegetable Miracle||Barbara Kingsolver||
ANIMAL VEGETABLE MIRACLE documents an experiment conducted by Kingsolver and her family: they cast aside modern ideas about food...
|Flight Behavior||Barbara Kingsolver||
|The Lacuna||Barbara Kingsolver||
THE LACUNA is a historical novel with a main character whose young life floats between his father's United States and his mother's Mexico, where he meets legends like Leon Trotsky, Diego Rivera, and Frida Kahlo. Later, he lives through one of the darkest eras in American history, and makes a bold decision that changes...