Greek American Writers from KALAMOS BOOKS

New Arrivals

No cover image available

Bad Chemistry

by Krist, Gary

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
BCE
ISBN
9780679449317
Item Price
$12.50

Show Details

Description:
New York: Random House, 1997 "Bad Chemistry" poses an unsettling question: How much do we really know about the people we love -- or about ourselves? Kate Theodorus used to be a cop in Chicago. Eager to escape the ugliness and violence of police work, she moved to Washington, D.C., to create a new life for herself as a social… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$12.50
No cover image available

Bad Chemistry

by Krist, Gary

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1997
Condition
New
Edition
1st.US Ed..
ISBN
9780679449317
Item Price
$25.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Random House, 1997 Kate Theodorus used to be a cop in Chicago. Eager to escape the ugliness and violence of police work, she moved to Washington, D.C. to create a new life for herself as both wife and social worker. Three years later, her husband goes to the store for groceries and never returns, and Kate finds herself… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00
No cover image available

Boundary 2: A Journal of Postmoden in Literature Volune V No.2 Winter 1977

by Spanos William V.[ed.]

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$25.00

Show Details

Description:
Binghampton NY: State University of New York, , 1977 Includes pepers from A Symposium on Postmodern Literary Theory March 25-27 1976 at SUNY,. Also contributions from Kate Cicellis, George Economou, William V Spanos. Woodcuts by Nick Sperakis. 644p. illus . Original Wraps.. Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00
No cover image available

Symposium on Postmodern Literary Theory March 25-27 1976

by Boundary 2: Volume V No.2 Winter 1977

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$25.00

Show Details

Description:
Binghampton NY: State University of New York, , 1977 Includes papers from A Symposium on Postmodern Literary Theory March 25-27 1976 at SUNY Binghampton,. Also contributions from Kate Cicellis, George Economou, William V Spanos. Woodcuts by Nick Sperakis. 644p. illus . Original Wraps.. Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00
No cover image available

Hamburger Hill

by Carabatsos, James & Pelfrey, William

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1987
Condition
As New
Edition
1st.US Edition.
ISBN
9780380754038
Item Price
$10.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Avon, 1987 Hamburger Hill is a 1987 American war movie about the actual assault [in May 1969] of the U.S. Army's 3rd Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment, part of the 3rd Brigade, 101st Airborne Division "Screaming Eagles", on a well-fortified position, including trenchworks and bunkers, of the North Vietnamese Army on Ap Bia Mountain "Hill 937",near the Laotian… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.00
No cover image available

Respite

by Lolos,Kimon

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1961
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st.US Edition.
Item Price
$40.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1961 Novel set in 1940 as a Greek Battalion marches north to meet the Italian invasion. Crisp copy, Rust stain on back of dj and 3/4 inch tear at head of spine. 1st.US Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$40.00
No cover image available

In the Land of Morning

by Petrakis,Harry Mark

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st.US Ed..
Item Price
$25.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: David McKay, 1973 Author inscription on ffep. Signed by Author. 1st.US Ed... Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00
No cover image available

The Turnaround

by Pelecanos, George

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781600242366
Item Price
$15.00

Show Details

Description:
Hachette Audio Books, 2008 Abridged Audio book narrated by Dion Graham. Playing time approx 6 hours on 5 compact discs "On a hot summer afternoon in Washington DC 1972, three white teenagers, stoned and fearless, drive a stolen car into Heathrow Heights - a rough, black neighbourhood near where they live. Taunting local black kids through the car window, they… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$15.00
No cover image available

Right as Rain

by Pelecanos, George P.

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780752843889
Item Price
$5.00

Show Details

Description:
London: Orion, 2001 Derek Strange and Terry Quinn are ex-cops turned private detectives in Washington, DC. Hired to investigate the death of an off-duty black police officer at the hands of a white policeman, Strange and Quinn are faced with the institutionalised racism of the nation's most poorly trained and dangerous police force.As the two private detectives confront the degradation… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$5.00
No cover image available

Shalom

by Brelis, Dean

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1959
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st US Edition.
Item Price
$20.00

Show Details

Description:
Boston: Little Brown & Co, 1959 Greek American journalist & writer. [Born Constantinos Christos Brelis on April 1,1924 in Newport, R.I. Died Nov 2006.] After serving in the US military in 1948 he entered a DP camp in Europe and went on to Israel with a group of refugees. This novel "opens in Marseilles in 1948, a few months before… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.00
No cover image available

The Marriage Plot

by Eugenides, Jeffrey

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2011
Condition
New
Edition
1st Can Ed.
ISBN
9780307401861
Item Price
$25.00

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 2011 Its the early 1980sthe country is in a deep recession, and life after college is harder than ever. In the cafés on College Hill, the wised-up kids are inhaling Derrida and listening to Talking Heads. But Madeleine Hanna, dutiful English major, is writing her senior thesis on Jane Austen and George Eliot, purveyors of… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$25.00
No cover image available

The Forever Bond

by Carr, Eleni

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Pbk.Ed..
ISBN
9780373702459
Item Price
$5.00

Show Details

Description:
Toronto: Harlequin Books, 1987 First Pbk.Ed... Pbk. Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$5.00
No cover image available

Broken Greek: A Language to Belong

by Kalfopoulou, Adrianne

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2006
Condition
New
Edition
1st US Edition.
ISBN
9781891386565
Item Price
$21.00

Show Details

Description:
Austin, Texas, U.S.A.: Plain View Press, 2006 An American poet, repatriated in the land of her ancestors, Adrianne Kalfopoulou is a consummate storyteller. Lucid, precise, and unflinching, Broken Greek stands up to comparison with previous accounts of the Greek experience, with great style. It"s a lively and poignant journey to the gods and demons of present-time Greece.. 1st US Edition..… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$21.00
No cover image available

The Marriage Plot

by Eugenides, Jeffrey

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2011
Condition
New
Edition
1st Can Ed.
ISBN
9780307401861
Item Price
$30.00

Show Details

Description:
Mississauga, ON, Canada: Knopf Canada, 2011 'It's the early 1980s. In American colleges, the wised-up kids are inhaling Derrida and listening to Talking Heads. But Madeleine Hanna, dutiful English major, is writing her senior thesis on Jane Austen and George Eliot, purveyors of the marriage plot that lies at the heart of the greatest English novels. As Madeleine studies the… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$30.00
No cover image available

Other Waters : A Novel

by Gage, Eleni N.

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2012
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st US Edition.
ISBN
9780312658519
Item Price
$10.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: St. Martin's Press, 2012 1st US Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.00
No cover image available

The Canfield Decision

by Agnew, Spiro T

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Pbk.Ed..
ISBN
9780425033388
Item Price
$5.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Berkley, 1977 'The shocking superseller that reveals the secret deals, private passions and confidential crimes behind the WASHINGTON Scandals. By the most outspoken and controversial of all the Presidents' men. readers will be fascinated by the realistic details of life as a vice-president which only he could supply" Spiro Theodore Agnew , born Nov. 9, 1918, died Sept.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$5.00
No cover image available

Hell to Pay

by Pelecanos, George P.

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2003
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Pbk.Ed..
ISBN
9780446611329
Item Price
$5.00

Show Details

Description:
New York,: Warner Books, 2003 First Pbk.Ed... Pbk. Fine.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$5.00
No cover image available

Middlesex : A Novel

by Eugenides, Jeffrey

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2002
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st.US Ed..
ISBN
9780374199692
Item Price
$40.00

Show Details

Description:
New York: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 2002 'I was born twice: first, as a baby girl, on a remarkably smogless Detroit day in January of 1960; and then again, as a teenage boy, in an emergency room near Petoskey, Michigan, in August of 1974."Middlesex is the story of Cal or Calliope Stephanides, a comic epic of a family's American life,… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$40.00
No cover image available

Holidays on Ice

by Sedaris, David

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780316779234
Item Price
$10.00

Show Details

Description:
Boston: Little Brown & Co., 1997 Short, amusing collection of Christmas stories (includes 'Dinah, the Christmas Whore,' 'Season's Greetings from the Dunbar Family' and 'Christmas Means Giving.' Name of previous owner on ffep. else fine. Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.00
No cover image available

The Way Home: A Novel

by Pelecanos, George P.

Seller
KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2009
Condition
New
Edition
1st US Ed..
ISBN
9780316156493
Item Price
$17.50

Show Details

Description:
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Little Brown & Co, 2009 Christopher Flynn is trying to get it right. After years of trouble and rebellion that enraged his father and nearly cost him his life, he has a steady job in his father's company, he's seriously dating a woman he respects, and, aside from the distrust that lingers in his father's eyes, his… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$17.50