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Look At Me
By Text Publishing Company
mpn: 27192089, ean: 9781925603354, isbn: 1925603350,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 189 reviews
Katharina's husband isn't coming home for the weekend―again―so she's on her ow n. When their chaotic daughter Helli has a nosebleed, Kat has to dash off to school to pick her up.Then their son, Alex, announces he's bringing his new girlfriend hom...
The Vampire Gideon's Suicide Hotline and Halfway House for Orphaned Girls
ean: 9781941360200, isbn: 1941360203,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 194 reviews
In the house on the hill, there lives a vampire. But not of the sexy, mysterious, or sparkling kind. The vampire Gideon prefers to drink nearly expired blood from the local morgue while watching over the humans around him--humans he calls "children,"...
Carpenter's Gothic (Classic, 20th-Century, Penguin)
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sku: 9780141182223, ean: 9780141182223, isbn: 0141182229,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
This story of raging comedy and despair centers on the tempestuous marriage of an heiress and a Vietnam veteran. From their "carpenter gothic" rented house, Paul sets himself up as a media consultant for Reverend Ude, an evangelist mounting a grand c...
Death and the Penguin (Melville International Crime)
By Melville International Crime
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ean: 9781935554554, isbn: 1935554557,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews
A masterful tale set in post-Soviet Kiev that's both darkly-funny and ominous...In the widely hailed prequel to Penguin Lost, aspiring writer Viktor Zolotaryov leads a down-and-out life in poverty-and-violence-wracked Kiev—he’s out of work and hi...
The Floating Opera and The End of the Road
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mpn: A-123-075, ean: 9780385240895, isbn: 0385240899,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 53 reviews
The Floating Opera and The End Of The Road are John Barth's first two novels. Their relationship to each other is evident not only in their ribald subject matter but in the eccentric characters and bitterly humorous tone of the narratives. Both co...
The Fish Can Sing (Vintage International)
By Laxness, Halldor/ Magnusson, Magnus (TRN)/ Smiley, Jane (INT)
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
The Fish Can Sing is one of Nobel Prize winner Halldór Laxness’s most beloved novels, a poignant coming-of-age tale marked with his peculiar blend of light irony and dark humor.The orphan Alfgrimur has spent an idyllic childhood sheltered in the s...
My Uncle Oswald (Expect the Unexpected)
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ean: 9780241955765, isbn: 0241955769,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 34 reviews
Meet Oswald Hendryks Cornelius, Roald Dahl's most disgraceful and extraordinary character . . . Aside from being thoroughly debauched, strikingly attractive and astonishingly wealthy, Uncle Oswald was the greatest bounder, bon vivant and fornicator o...
Holding: A Novel
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ean: 9781501173264, isbn: 150117326X,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
From Graham Norton, the BAFTA-award-winning Irish television host and author of the “sparkling and impish” (Daily Mail) memoirs The Life and Loves of a He Devil and So Me, comes a charming debut novel set in an idyllic Irish village where a bumbl...
The Gray House
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ean: 9781503942813, isbn: 1503942813,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
“The Gray House is enigmatic and fantastical, comic and postmodern…Rowling meets Rushdie via Tartt…Nothing short of life-changing.” —The GuardianThe Gray House is an astounding tale of how what others understand as liabilities can be levera...
Writers of the Future Vol 34: #1 Bestselling Sci-Fi & Fantasy Short Stories of the Year
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ean: 9781619865754, isbn: 1619865750,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
24 Award-Winning Authors and Illustrators Accompanied by Orson Scott Card, Brandon Sanderson, Jody Lynn Nye, Jerry Pournelle, Ciruelo and Echo Chernik and Edited by David Farland Your search for something new and different in sci-fi and fantasy e...
Unclean Jobs for Women and Girls: Stories (Art of the Story)
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ean: 9780062699855, isbn: 0062699857,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
In this darkly comic and surreal collection from celebrated author Alissa Nutting, misfit women scramble for agency in a series of uncanny circumstancesThroughout these breathtakingly creative seventeen stories spread across time, space, and differin...
Naoko: A Novel
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mpn: 9781932234077, ean: 9781932234077, isbn: 1932234071,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Winner of the Japan Mystery Writers Award, Naoko is a black comedy of hidden minds and lives. Navigating the interstices between the real and the unreal with perfect plot twists, this page-turner is also a critique of gender relations by a male Japan...
A Long Way Down
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mpn: 9781594481932, ean: 9781594481932, isbn: 1594481938,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews
A wise, affecting novel from the beloved, award-winning author of Funny Girl, High Fidelity, and About A Boy.Nick Hornby mines the hearts and psyches of four lost souls who connect just when they’ve reached the end of the line. In four distinct ...
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ean: 9781941920091, isbn: 1941920098,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews
Nominated for the 2016 PEN Translation PrizeOne of Flavorwire's Top 50 Independent Books of 2015One of Entropy Magazine's Best Fiction Books of 2015One of Bookriot's 100 Must-Read Books Translated From FrenchSphinx is the remarkable debut novel, orig...
Children Playing Before a Statue of Hercules
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ean: 9780743273947, isbn: 074327394X,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
A must-have for the fans of the #1 bestselling author of Me Talk Pretty One Day, David Sedaris, a collection of his favorite short fiction from Flannery O'Connor to Tobias Wolff.David Sedaris is an exceptional reader. Alone in his apartment, he reads...
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ean: 9780811225960, isbn: 0811225968,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 50 reviews
“Solstad doesn’t write to please other people. Do exactly what you want, that’s my idea...the drama exists in his voice” (Lydia Davis) T Singer begins with thirty-four-year-old Singer graduating from library school and traveling by train fro...
Little: A Novel
ean: 9780525534327, isbn: 0525534326,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 221 reviews
"An amazing achievement...A compulsively readable novel, so canny and weird and surfeited with the reality of human capacity and ingenuity that I am stymied for comparison. Dickens and David Lynch? Defoe meets Margaret Atwood? Judge for yourself." --...
The Family Fang: A Novel
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mpn: 34510413, ean: 9780061579059, isbn: 9780061579059,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
Now a major motion picture starring Nicole Kidman, Jason Bateman and Christopher Walken.“The Family Fang is a comedy, a tragedy, and a tour-de-force examination of what it means to make art and survive your family….The best single word descriptio...
Money: A Suicide Note (Penguin Ink)
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ean: 9780143116950, isbn: 0143116959,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
One of Time’s 100 best novels in the English language—by the acclaimed author of Lionel Asbo: State of England and London FieldsPart of Martin Amis’s “London Trilogy,” along with the novel London Fields and The Information, Money was hailed...
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