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The Hungry Tide

By: Amitav Ghosh

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 2005

Seller ID: 0028819

ISBN: 0618329978

Condition: Good


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My Michael

By: Amos Oz

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Harcourt: 2005

Seller ID: 0022832

ISBN: 0156031604

Condition: Good


"Thoughtful, self-assured and highly sophisticated, full of the most skillful modulations of tone and texture. A modern Israeli Madame Bovary."--"New York Times Book Review" Set in 1950s Jerusalem, My Michael is the story of a remote and intense woman named Hannah Gonen and her marriage to a decent but unremarkable man named Michael. As the years pass and Hannah's tempestuous fantasy life encroaches upon reality, she feels increasingly estranged from him and the mar... View more info

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Love Invents Us

By: Amy Bloom

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Random House: 1997

Seller ID: 0005800

ISBN: 0679441093

Condition: Good


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When Autumn Leaves

By: Amy S Foster

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Overlook: 2009

Seller ID: 0008005

ISBN: 1590202554


In Avening, a tiny town on the Pacific coast, it's hard not to believe in magic. This is a town where the shoes in the window always fit, where you can buy a love potion at the corner shop, and where the woods at the outskirts of town just might be the door to another world. And, of course, there's Autumn, Avening's beloved resident witch. From what's known of its mythical founding, Avening has always been a haven for people who are a little bit different, a place where ... View more info

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What Do You Do All Day?

By: Amy Scheibe

Price: $9.99

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 2005

Seller ID: 0007552

ISBN: 0312343035


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The Joy Luck Club

By: Amy Tan

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Ivy Books: 1989

Seller ID: 0005556

ISBN: 0804106304


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The Bonesetter's Daughter

By: Amy Tan

Price: $2.99

Publisher: Ballatine Books: 2001

Seller ID: 0005557

ISBN: 0345455711


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Saving Fish From Drowning

By: Amy Tan

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Putnam: 2005

Seller ID: 0001369

ISBN: 0399153012

Condition: Good


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The Hundred Secret Senses

By: Amy Tan

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Ivy: 1996

Seller ID: 0032181

ISBN: 080411109X

Condition: Good


" THE WISEST AND MOST CAPTIVATING NOVEL TAN HAS WRITTEN." --The Boston Sunday Globe" TRULY MAGICAL . . . UNFORGETTABLE . . . The first-person narrator is Olivia Laguni, and her unrelenting nemesis from childhood on is her half-sister, Kwan Li. . . . It is Kwan's haunting predictions, her implementation of the secret senses, and her linking of the present with the past that cause this novel to shimmer with meaning--and to leave it in the readers mind wh... View more info

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The Valley of Amazement

By: Amy Tan

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Ecco: 2013

Seller ID: 0037605

ISBN: 0062107321

Condition: Fair


Amy Tan's The Valley of Amazement is a sweeping, evocative epic of two women's intertwined fates and their search for identity, that moves from the lavish parlors of Shanghai courtesans to the fog-shrouded mountains of a remote Chinese village.Spanning more than forty years and two continents, The Valley of Amazement resurrects pivotal episodes in history: from the collapse of China's last imperial dynasty, to the rise of the Republic, the explosive growth of lucra... View more info

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Martyrs' Crossing

By: Amy Wilentz

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 2002

Seller ID: 0007907

ISBN: 0345449835


"SOPHISTICATED AND SUSPENSEFUL . . . TAUTLY WRITTEN . . . Wilentz knows the world she writes about very well, and her descriptions have a solid specificity that lends authority to her fiction.""-The New York Times Book Review""At a closed Israeli checkpoint, Marina, a Palestinian mother, clutches her ailing boy, desperate for access to Jerusalem and its doctors. When a young Israeli soldier waits too long before deciding to disobey orders, a martyr is born. T... View more info

The Chin Kiss King

By: Ana Veciana-Suarez

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Plume Printing.: 1998

Seller ID: 0007827

ISBN: 0452280095


The lives of three generations of Cuban-American women sharing a home in Miami are chronicled in this engaging first novel. Cuca, the matriarch, is a zealous believer in the spirits she consults on a daily basis. Adela is her cosmetologist daughter--and a sensuous lover of life and the lottery. Adela's daughter Maribel, a young woman making her way in corporate America, has been exiled from the world of spirits and dreams. When Maribel's son Victor is born, the three wom... View more info

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Empress Orchid

By: Anchee Min

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Mariner Books: 2005

Seller ID: 0009374

ISBN: 0618562036


From a master of the historical novel, Empress Orchid sweeps readers into the heart of the Forbidden City to tell the fascinating story of a young concubine who becomes China's last empress. Min introduces the beautiful Tzu Hsi, known as Orchid, and weaves an epic of a country girl who seized power through seduction, murder, and endless intrigue. When China is threatened by enemies, she alone seems capable of holding the country together. In this "absorbing companion... View more info

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Asylum

By: Andre Alexis

Price: $10.99

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart: 2008

Seller ID: 0012931

ISBN: 0771006691

Condition: Very good


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Fifteen Dogs

By: Andre Alexis

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Coach House Books: 2015

Seller ID: 0028454

ISBN: 1552453057

Condition: Good


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The Hidden Keys

By: Andre Alexis

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Coach House Books: 2016

Seller ID: 0032101

ISBN: 1552453251

Condition: Good


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House of Sand and Fog

By: Andre Dubus III

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Vintage: 1999

Seller ID: 0000358

ISBN: 0375727345

Condition: Good


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Voyage Of The Narwhal

By: Andrea Barrett

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Norton: 1999

Seller ID: 0005727

ISBN: 0393319504

Condition: Good


Capturing a crucial moment in the history of exploration, the mid-nineteenth century romance with the Arctic, Andrea Barrett focuses on a particular expedition and its accompanying scholar-naturalist, Erasmus Darwin Wells. Through his eyes, we meet the Narwhal's crew and its commander obsessed with the search for an open polar sea and encounter the far-north culture of the Esquimaux. In counterpoint, we see the women left behind in Philadelphia, explorers only in imagina... View more info

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Ship Fever And Other Stories

By: Andrea Barrett

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Norton: 1996

Seller ID: 0005726

ISBN: 0393316009

Condition: Good


The elegant short fictions gathered hereabout the love of science and the science of love are often set against the backdrop of the nineteenth century. Interweaving historical and fictional characters, they encompass both past and present as they negotiate the complex territory of ambition, failure, achievement, and shattered dreams. In "Ship Fever," the title novella, a young Canadian doctor finds himself at the center of one of history's most tragic epidemics. In "The ... View more info

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The Sudden Disappearance Of Seetha

By: Andrea Gunraj

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Knopf Canada: 2009

Seller ID: 0014911

ISBN: 0307396975

Condition: Very good


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