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Without Blood

By: Alessandro Baricco

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Knopf: 2004

Seller ID: 0005714

ISBN: 1400041457


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Seven Houses

By: Alev Lytle Croutier

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Washington Square Press: 2003

Seller ID: 0006133

ISBN: 0743444140


From internationally acclaimed author Alev Lytle Croutier, "Seven Houses" chronicles the lives of four generations of remarkable women, sweeping readers from the last days of the Ottoman monarchy to Turkey's transformation into a republic and the present-day backlash. It is the saga of a silkmaking family as told through the houses they occupied. From a grand villa in Smyrna in the early twentieth century to a silk plantation in the foothills of Mount Olympus, from a tin... View more info

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The Tesseract

By: Alex Garland

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Riverhead Books: 1999

Seller ID: 0000472

ISBN: 1573221090

Condition: Good


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The Coma

By: Alex Garland

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Riverhead Books: 2004

Seller ID: 0006429

ISBN: 1573222739

Condition: Good


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Time Of The Butcherbird

By: Alex La Guma

Price: $4.99

Publisher: Heinemann: 1987

Seller ID: 0006537

ISBN: 0435907581


Hlangeni's people must be moved to a Bantustan from the land near an arid town in the South African Karoo for the benefit of mining interests. No other South African writer has given such a rounded picture of all the people in a small community inexorably moving towards tragedy. View more info

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Light Lifting

By: Alexander MacLeod

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Biblioasis: 2010

Seller ID: 0012192

ISBN: 1897231946

Condition: Good


AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION NOTABLE BOOK OF 2012IRISH TIMES BOOK-TO-READ FOR 2012ATLANTIC BOOK AWARD WINNERFINALIST FOR THE GILLER PRIZE AND THE FRANK O'CONNOR AWARDA " GLOBE & MAIL, QUILL & QUIRE, " AND AMAZON.CA BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR "Engrossing, thrilling and ultimately satisfying: each story has the weight of a novel." --"The Economist" "This was the day after Mike Tyson bit off Evander Holyfield's ear. You remember that. It was a moment in h... View more info

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A Conspiracy of Friends

By: Alexander McCall Smith

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Vintage Canada: 2013

Seller ID: 0025993

ISBN: 0307361861

Condition: Good


It seems the universe is conspiring against the residents of Corduroy Mansions, as everyone finds themselves struggling with their nearest and dearest. Oedipus Snark is a Member of Parliament so loathsome even his mother can't abide him. As a matter of fact, Berthea Snark is still working on her scathing biography of her son--already 210 pages long, and that just covers his lamentable childhood. Meanwhile, the business rivalry is heating up between literary agents Rup... View more info

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Dream Angus

By: Alexander McCall Smith

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Canongate: 2006

Seller ID: 0036689

ISBN: 1841958239

Condition: Good


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August 1914

By: Alexander Solzhenitsyn

Price: $2.99

Publisher: Bantam: 1974

Seller ID: 0013768

Condition: Good


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The Count of Monte Cristo

By: Alexandre Dumas

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Penguin Classics: 2003

Seller ID: 0034803

ISBN: 0140449264

Condition: Good


Translated with an Introduction by Robin Buss. View more info

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The Three Musketeers

By: Alexandre Dumas

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Borders: 2006

Seller ID: 0037295

ISBN: 1587264390

Condition: Good


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West Of Rehoboth

By: Alexs D Pate

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Perennial: 2002

Seller ID: 0007355

ISBN: 038080042X


Set in the early 1960s, West of Rehoboth is the moving story of twelve-year-old Edward Massey. Each summer, to escape the heat of Philadelphia, Edward's family moves to Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. The "coloreds only" side of a pristine resort on Rehoboth Beach offers work for his mother and a sandy playground for his sister. But for Edward -- an imaginative, inquisitive boy -- it offers the chance to understand his reclusive, curmudgeonly Uncle Rufus, a man caught in a ... View more info

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In Love

By: Alfred Hayes

Price: $6.99

Publisher: New York Review Book: 2007

Seller ID: 0028459

ISBN: 1590176669

Condition: Good


New York in the 1950s. A man on a barstool is telling a story about a woman he met in a bar, early married and soon divorced, her child farmed out to her parents, good-looking, if a little past her prime. They'd gone out, they'd grown close, but as far as he was concerned it didn't add up to much. He was a busy man. Then one day, out dancing, she runs into a rich awkward lovelorn businessman. He'll pay for her to be his, pay her a lot. And now the narrator discovers that... View more info

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Listening To Billie

By: Alice Adams

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Penguin: 1984

Seller ID: 0000101

ISBN: 0140073760


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Leela's Book

By: Alice Albinia

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Norton: 2013

Seller ID: 0036907

ISBN: 0393343936

Condition: Good


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Think Of England

By: Alice Elliott Dark

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2003

Seller ID: 0006156

ISBN: 0743234979


Two cataclysmic events occur on February 9, 1964. The Beatles appear on "The Ed Sullivan Show" and later that night, nine-year-old Jane MacLeod's life changes forever. It has been said that children are good observers but poor interpreters. Jane's interpretation of the events of that evening shapes her life in ways she doesn't recognize. "Think of England" follows Jane from an intense love affair in the ex-pat scene in punk-era London to working motherhood in New York to... View more info

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In The Gloaming: Stories

By: Alice Elliott Dark

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2001

Seller ID: 0017940

ISBN: 0684870053

Condition: Good


Light stain near spine at top edge. Remainder mark to tail edge. View more info

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Turtle Moon

By: Alice Hoffman

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Berkley Books: 1992

Seller ID: 0006659

ISBN: 0425161285


This is Alice Hoffman's "captivating...truly original novel" (Cosmopolitan), the story of a divorced woman, her teenage son, and the events that change their lives. View more info

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The Probable Future

By: Alice Hoffman

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Doubleday: 2003

Seller ID: 0006663

ISBN: 0385507607

Condition: Good


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Here on Earth

By: Alice Hoffman

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Berkley: 1998

Seller ID: 0000686

ISBN: 0425167313

Condition: Good


In a review of Hoffman's previous novel, Practical Magic, Booklist wrote, "magic, fantasy, and full-tilt love-at-first-sight have figured in all of Hoffman's sexy, funny, and endearing novels. . . . in Hoffman's universe, all boundaries between inner and outer realms are erased. Fear brings whipping winds, a malevolent spirit causes lilac bushes to achieve monstrous proportions, and love turns the air sweet and golden, melts butter, and makes everyone giddy." In Here on ... View more info