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Journey to the End of the Night

by Louis-Ferdinand Celine

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Published
1983
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9780811208475
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A translation by Ralph Manheim.
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Lost King of Oz (Wonderful Oz Books, No 19)

by Ruth Plumly Thompson

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Published
May 12, 1985
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9780345315885
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Founded on and continuing the Oz series, this is one volume in a series of 9 stories by this author. Many more available
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The Brer Rabbit Collection

by Enid Blyton

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Published
2012
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Very Good
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9781405263825
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Over 80 short stories about Brer Rabbit and his friends. 550 pages.
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The Prospector

by J. M. G. (Jean-Marie Gustave) Le Clezio

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2008-11
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9781567923803
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It is the turn of the century on the island of Mauritius , and young Alexis L"Etang enjoys an idyllic existence with his parents and beloved sister: sampling the pleasures of privilege, exploring the constellations and tropical flora, and dreaming of treasures buried long ago by the legendary Unknown Corsair. But with his father's death, Alexis must leave his childhood… Read more
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The Mermaid Chair

by Sue Monk Kidd

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Published
2006-03
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Good+
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9780143036692
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A vividly imagined love story between a woman and a monk, a woman and her husband, and ultimately a woman and her own soul - this story is the transcendent tale of Jessie Sullivan's self-discovery.
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Lost Language of Cranes (Penguin Fiction)

by David Leavitt

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Published
April 28, 1988
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Good
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9780140101362
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'Rose and Owen have lived for a quarter of a century in a shabby apartment in mid-town New York, from which they are about to be evicted. This catastrophe is paralleled by revelations about themselves and their son which threaten to destroy them all. Owen is a clandestine homosexual who spends his Sunday afternoons in a gay pornographic cinema. Their… Read more
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Immortality (Perennial Classics)

by Milan Kundera

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Published
November 1, 1999
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Very Good-
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9780060932381
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"Ingenious, witty, provocative and formidably intelligent, both a pleasure and a challenge to the reader.' -Jonathan Yardley, Washington Post Book World
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The Unbearable Lightness of Being A Novel (Perennial Classics)

by Milan Kundera

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Published
May 1, 1999
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Very Good
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9780060932138
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A young woman in love with a man torn between his love for her and his incorrigible womanizing one of his mistresses and her humbly faithful lover - these are the two complies whose story is told in this masterful novel. In a world in which lives are shaped by irrevocable choices and by fortuitous events, a world in which… Read more
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The Golden Notebook (Paladin Books)

by Doris Lessing

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Published
September 28, 1989
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Very Good
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9780586089231
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Anna Wulf is a young novelist with writer's block. Divorced, with a young child, and disillusioned by unsatisfactory relationships, she feels her life is falling apart. In fear of madness, she records her experiences in four coloured notebooks. The black notebook addresses her problems as a writer; the red her political life; the yellow her relationships and emotions; and… Read more
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The History of Love

by Nicole Krauss

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Published
2006
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Very Good
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9780141019970
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Fourteen year old Alma Singer is trying to find a cure for mother's loneliness. Believing she might discover it in an old book her mother is lovingly translating, she set out in search of it author. Across New York an old man is trying to survive a little bit longer. He spends his days dreaming of the lost love that… Read more
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John Thomas and Lady Jane is the second of Laurence's three versions of Lady Chatterley" Loves.
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Selected Stories (Lawrence, D. H.)

by D. H. Lawrence

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Published
February 26, 2008
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Very Good-
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9780141441658
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A collection of 16 short stories by Lawrence. Edited with Notes by Sue Wilson, with an Introduction by Louise Welsh. Also contains a Chronology and further readings. 354 pages
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The White Peacock (Twentieth Century Classics)

by D. H. Lawrence

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April 3, 1990
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Good+
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9780140182194
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This is Lawrence's first novel, written in 1908 when he was 21, and published in 1911. Edited by Alan Newton with and introduction by John Worthen.
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The Flamethrowers

by Rachel Kushner

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Published
2014-02-04
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Very Good-
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9781439142011
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The year is 1975 and Reno - so-called because of the place of her birth - has come to New York intent on turning her fascination with motorcycles and speed into art. Her arrival coincides with an explosion of activity in that world, and Remo meets a group of dreamers and raconteurs who submit her to a sentimental educations of… Read more
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Love Of Worker Bees

by Alexandra Kollontai

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Published
1977
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Very Good-
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9780860680062
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Set in Russia after the October revolution and the Civil War, the heroine Vasya struggles to come to terms with her passionate need and love for her husband and the demands of the new world in which she lives. Her story unfolds against a backcloth of the 'ordinary' Russian people of the time - the Party workers, entrepreneurs, postititues, manipulators,… Read more
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The Lacuna

by Barbara Kingsolver

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Published
2010
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9781554684762
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The author takes us on an epic journey from the Mexico City of artists Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo to the America of Pearl Harbor, FDR, and J Edgar Hoover. This is a poignant story of a man pulled between two nations as they invent their modern identities.
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Pigs in Heaven

by Barbara Kingsolver

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Published
1993
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Good
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9780060168018
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When 6 year old Turtle Greer witnesses a freak accident at the Hoover Dam, her insistence on what she has seen and her mother's belief in her lead to a man's dramatic rescue. But Turtle's moment of celebrity draws her into a conflict of historic proportions. The crisis quickly envelops not only Turtle and her mother,but everyone else who touches… Read more
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The Poisonwood Bible A Novel

by Barbara Kingsolver

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January 28, 2003
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9780060512828
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In 1959,Nathan Price, a fierce, evangelical Baptist, takes his four your daughters, his wife, and his mission to the Belgian Congo - a place, he is sure, where he can save needy souls. But the seeds they plant bloom in tragic ways within this complex culture. Set against one of the most dramatic political events of the 20th century -… Read more
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Mr. Potter

by Jamaica Kincaid

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2003-08-12
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9780676974706
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The sun shines intensely over the island of Antigua, endless ocean lies on every side and suppressed passions fill the air. In this world, Mr Potter makes his living as a chauffeur along the wide, open roads that pass the only towns he has ever known. His desires are simple: to purchase a car, to have girlfriends, to shake off… Read more
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The Autobiography of My Mother

by Jamaica Kincaid

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Published
1997-01-01
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9780452274662
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Xuela Claudette Richardson, daughter of a Carib mother and a half Scot, half Artisan father, grows up motherless in the care of her father's laundress. Haunted by loneliness and emotionally berift, she is a child who revels in sensuality, rich colors, earths smells, and silken textures. She will be seduced as a schoolgirl, enter into a passionate affair with a… Read more
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