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Grand Sophy

by Georgette Heyer

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2013-09-09
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9780099585541
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Condition: clean copy. Content: When the redoubtable Sir Horace Stanton-Lucy is ordered away on Diplomatic Business, he parks he only daughter, Sophy, with his sister's family in Berkeley Square. Upon her arrival, Sophy is bemused to see her cousins are in a dad tangle. The heartless and tyrannical Charles is betrothed to a pedantic bluestocking; Cecilia is besotted with a beautiful… Read more
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My Lord John: a Tale of Intrigue, Honor and the Rise of a King

by Georgette Heyer

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2009-05
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9781402213533
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Condition: clean copy. Content: John, Duke of Bedford, grew to manhood fighting for his father, King Henry IV of England, on the wild and lawless Northern Marches. He was a prince of the royal blood, loyal, strong, and the greatest ally that his brother - the future Henry V was to have. Filled with the clash of bitter rivalries and deadly… Read more
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The Unknown Ajax

by Georgette Heyer

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2011-09
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9781402238826
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Condition: clean copy. Content: When the irascible Lord Darracott's elder son dies unexpectedly, the noble family must accept their estranged Yorkshire cousin as heir apparent. They are convinced he will prove to be a sadly vulgar person, but nothing could have prepared the beleaguered family for the arrival of Major Hugo Darracott. His clever and beautiful cousin Anthea is sure there's… Read more
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A Room Awaay from the Wolves

by Nova Ren Suma

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Published
2018
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9781616203733
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Condition: clean copy. Content: A ghost story about who deserves a second chance, how we lie to those around us and ourselves, and what lengths girls will go to in order to save each other. 320 pages.
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At Swim-Two-Birds (Irish Literature Series)

by Flann O'Brien

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Published
1998-08
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9781564781819
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Condition: clean copy. Content: The story of an Irish college student who - half to amuse himself and half to avoid work - writes an irreverent novel about the figures of Irish myth and legend in which characters come to life and riot against their author. 320 pages.
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The Clockmaker's Daughter

by Kate Morton

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Published
2018
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9781982110529
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Condition: clean copy. Content: Intricately layered and told by multiple voices across time, this is a kaleidoscopic story of murder, mystery, and thievery, of art, love, and loss. And flowing through its pages is the voice of a woman who stands outside time, whose name has bee forgotten by history, but who has watched it all unfold. 486 pages.
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Requiem for a Lost Empire A Novel

by Andrei Makine

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Published
April 22, 2003
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9780743453622
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Condition; clean copy. Content: Spanning eight decades - from the October Revolution of 1917 to the Cold War to the fall of Communism - the book follows the narrator's grandfather, Nikolai, a Red Army deserter who seeks peace and isolation in a remote forest village. Years later, his sone Pavel will fight in WWII, become a KGB spy, and like Nikolai,… Read more
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Eye

by Frank Hebert

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Published
1985-11-01
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9780425083987
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Condition: clean copy. Content: A collection of 13 of the author's short stories. 328 pages.
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Cat Person and other stories.

by Kristen Roupenian

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Published
2020
ISBN
9781982101640
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Condition: clean copy. Content: 23 short stories previously published as "you Know You Want This.' 238 pages, with reader's guide.
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Bel-Ami (Oxford World's Classics)

by Guy de Maupassant

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2008-10
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9780199553938
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Condition: clean copy. Content: This is Maupassant's second novel , the story of a ruthlessly ambitious young man [Georges Duroy, christened 'Bel-Ami' by his female admirers] making it to the top in fin-de-siecle Paris. It is a novel about money, sex, and power set against the background of the politics of the French colonization of North Africa. It explores the dynamics… Read more
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Small Circus (Penguin Hardback Classics)

by Hans Fallada

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Published
2012
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9780141196558
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Condition: clean copy. Content: Limited edition proof copy. A powerful 1931 portrayal of a German town on the brink of chaos. 578 pages.
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Blood Meridian: Or the Evening Redness in the West

by Cormac McCarthy

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Published
1992-05-05
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9780679728757
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Condition: clean copy. Content: Based on historic event that took place along the Texas-Mexico border in the 1850's, this novel traces the fortunes of a 14 year old Tennessean who stumbles into a nightmarish world in which the market for Indian scalps is shriving. 352 pages.
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This Side of Paradise

by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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Published
1996-07-15
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9780679447238
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Condition: clean copy. Content: Fitzgerald's first novel, published when he was just 23, it is about the education of a youth, and to his universal story he brought the promise of everything that was new in the vigorous, restless America during the years following World War I. 266 pages.
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The Ministry of Utmost Happiness

by Arundhati Roy

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Published
2018
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9780525434818
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Condition: clean copy. Content: This novel takes us on an intimate journey across the Indian subcontinent - from the cramped neighborhoods of Old Delhi and the roads of the new city to the mountains and valleys of Kashmir and beyond, where war is peace and peace is war. Bradding together the lives of a diverse cast of characters who have been… Read more
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The Dutch House

by Ann Patchett

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Published
2019
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Good
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9780062966292
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Condition: clean copy. Content: At the end of the Second World War, Cyril Conroy combines luck and a single canny investment to build an immense real estate empire, propelling his family from poverty to enormous wealth. His first order of business is to buy the Dutch House, a lavish estate in the suburbs of Philadelphia. Meant as s surprise for his… Read more
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Condition: clean copy. Content: Banished to Slough House from the ranks of achievers at Regent's Park for various crimes of drugs and drunkenness, lechery and failure, politics and betrayal, Jackson Lamb's misfit crew ow highly trained joes don't run ops, they push paper. But not one of them joined the Intelligence Service to be a 'slow horse.' A boy is kidnapped… Read more
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Dyed in the Green

by George Mercer

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Published
2015
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9780987975409
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Condition: author's signature on title page, worn edges. Content: National Park Warden Ben Mathews expected challenges with his new posting at Cape Breton Highlands. But he got more than he bargained for. Facing a notorious poacher with a reputation for letting nothing get in h is way, and the local communities who viewed poaching as part of their way of life,… Read more
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Hag-Seed: The Tempest Retold (Hogarth Shakespeare)

by Margaret Atwood

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Published
2017
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9780345809278
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Condition: clean copy. Content: Felix is at the top of his game as artistic director of the Makeshiweg Theatre Festival. His productions always amaze and confound equally. Now he's staging a 'Tempest" like no other: not only will it boost his reputation, it will heal emotional wounds. Or that was the plan. Instead after an act of unforeseen treachery, Felix is… Read more
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Ablutions

by Patrick deWitt

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Published
2012
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9781770892149
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Condition: clean copy. Content: In a seedy Hollywood bar, a whiskey-loving barman is struggling to compile his notes for a novel. Drawn ever further into the nocturnal world of the bar's clientele of drifters and losers - with their jealous squabbles, delusions, and casual sex - he comes to realize that escape offers the only chance of survival. 168 pages.
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Pen 33

by Roslund & Hellstrom

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Published
2018
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9781681440576
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Condition: clean copy. Content: Bernt Lund harbors a sickness. He is a monster, an unrepentant child molester and serial killer. In the mind of society, in the minds of his nine-year-old victims' parents, and in the minds off his fellow inmates, he is a waking nightmare. And now he has escaped from custody - the worst scenario imaginable of Aspsas Prison's… Read more
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