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Eleanor, or, The Rejection of the Progress of Love
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ean: 9781566895088, isbn: 1566895081,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
A novel about a woman writing a novel about a woman who writes―Eleanor, or, The Rejection of the Progress of Love is a sexy, earthy, bracingly intelligent examination of the vicissitudes of grief, ambition, aging, information overload, compassion f...
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ean: 9781683961284, isbn: 1683961285,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
Penguins relies on visual expression and the physical movement of his penguin characters, as well as the formal properties of sequential drawings (with figures routinely moving within and without each page’s panel borders)....
#FashionVictim: A Novel
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ean: 9781683318347, isbn: 168331834X,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
"A new fashionably vicious read."―Martha Stewart Living"A diabolical page-turner . . . impossible to put down."―Forbes"Darkly funny."―Fashionista"As awesome as it sounds."―Book RiotA thrilling take on the fashion world, #FashionVictim is Dext...
The Book of Onions: Comics to Make You Cry Laughing and Cry Crying
By Andrews McMeel Publishing
ean: 9781449489885, isbn: 1449489885,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 148 reviews
The Book of Onions is a collection of darkly funny comics from Jake Thompson, creator of the celebrated bi-weekly webcomic "Jake Likes Onions."Ranging from the relatable to the utterly nonsensical and bizarre, The Book of Onions focuses on themes of...
The First Lady Escapes: FLOTUS Flees The White House
ean: 9781789042085, isbn: 1789042089,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
President Rex Funck is a loutish, lying old bully whose affairs have deeply hurt his stunning wife Natalia, a former model from Slovakia. Now he wants to get her pregnant so voters will see him as a macho stud and re-elect him in a landslide. Natalia...
The Haircutter: A Novel
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ean: 9781510725805, isbn: 1510725806,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 53 reviews
Born in the small town of Ten Sleep, Wyoming, The Haircutter―or H.C.― murders an enigmatic “Jenny” and flees to the glittering anonymity of New York City. Eight years later, after a series of odd jobs and lonely meals, H.C. is charged with dr...
The Wrestler's Cruel Study
By W. W. Norton & Company
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ean: 9780393312126, isbn: 0393312127,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 50 reviews
Wrestling, kidnapping, subplots from the Brothers Grimm, and a young man's search for his missing fiancee are only some of the elements of Stephen Dobyns's dazzling new novel. Fun and puns mingle with daring make-believe. Larger-than-life characters ...
Jane Is Everywhere
ean: 9780692964453, isbn: 0692964452,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
This is the story of every Jane Doe who disappeared. This is what happens when anyone can be everywhere at once.When something terrible happens to Jane’s ex-boyfriend Ben, and she must face his father, Rudy, her life—already a shambles—disinteg...
The Academic Hour
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ean: 9780996273954, isbn: 0996273956,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
"It’s safe to say that children in grade school can’t illustrate images this impressive, but still, these Keren Katz renderings have a certain unrefined quality to them that’s evocative of kids’ drawings. This is, of course, a conscious desig...
King of Joy
ean: 9781593763091, isbn: 1593763093,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 272 reviews
From one of the most exciting and risk-taking new literary voices, Richard Chiem’s debut novel King of Joy is the triumphant, electrifying story of one woman’s quest for survival against all odds, told in the author’s inimitable prose style. C...
Seeing People Off
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ean: 9781937512590, isbn: 1937512592,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
There is a liveliness and effervescence to Jana Benová’s prose that is magnetic. Whether addressing the loneliness of relationships or the effectiveness of rat poison, her voice and observations call to mind the verve and sophistication of Renata ...
The Fox and Dr. Shimamura
ean: 9780811226240, isbn: 0811226247,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
A delicious mix of East and West, of wonder and irony, The Fox and Dr. Shimamura is a most curious novelThe Fox and Dr. Shimamura toothsomely encompasses Japan and Europe, memory and actuality, fox-possession myths and psychiatric mythmaking. The no...
The Interrogative Mood: A Novel?
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ean: 9780061859434, isbn: 0061859435,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
“If Duchamp or maybe Magritte wrote a novel (and maybe they did. Did they?) it might look something like this remarkable little book of Padgett Powell’s.”—Richard FordThe Interrogative Mood is a wildly inventive, jazzy meditation on life and ...
The Asylum of Dr. Caligari
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ean: 9781616962654, isbn: 1616962658,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
“No one does history-meets-the-fantastic like Morrow. The Asylum of Dr. Caligari is a great example―Impressionism versus expressionism, psychology in the asylum of ‘dreams,’ the weaponization of art, big laughs and big ideas, a wild imaginati...
Worlds from the Word's End
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ean: 9781911508106, isbn: 1911508105,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
"Joanna Walsh is fast becoming one of our most important writers." —Deborah LevyThis collection cements Joanna Walsh's reputation as one of the sharpest writers of this century. Wearing her learning lightly, Walsh's stories make us see the world af...
By Brand: Europa Editions
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ean: 9781933372624, isbn: 1933372621,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
When we last saw our hero he had taken to his bed in England, his beloved home in Tuscany having inexplicably capsized into a ravine. As Rancid Pansies opens, Samper is recuperating in Sussex at the home of the famous conductor Max Christ when he lea...
Blood Sport: A Journey Up the Hassayampa
By Brand: Skyhorse Publishing
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ean: 9781626360013, isbn: 1626360014,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
Welcome to the wilderness of masculinity, where anything goes—where women throw themselves unreservedly at men and games are played to the death. This is the outdoor paradise of the Hassayampa, a legendary river whose bank is overrun with prehistor...
The Restraint of Beasts: A Comedic Novel
ean: 9781611455137, isbn: 1611455138,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 137 reviews
Once upon a time in Scotland, there were three men who built high-tension fences, the kind that keep animals in and humans out—or maybe the other way around. Magnus Mills gives us a wiry novel of tensile strength that proves him a writer of ferocio...
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