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  • The Lion in the Lei Shop
    Kaye Starbird
    Paperback: 05/28/2013
     
    Spanning the tumultuous war years, The Lion in the Lei Shop deftly recaptures a dramatic chapter of American ...
  • Ragnarok : The End of the Gods
    A.S. Byatt
    Paperback: 03/26/2013
     
    War, natural disaster, reckless gods and the recognition of impermanence in the world are just some of the ...
  • The Dry Grass of August
    Anna Jean Mayhew
    Paperback: 04/01/2011
     
    In this beautifully written debut, Anna Jean Mayhew offers a riveting depiction of Southern life in the throes...
  • The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie
    Alan Bradley
    Paperback: 01/19/2010
     
    An enthralling mystery, a piercing depiction of class and society, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie is a...
  • The Earth Hums in B Flat
    Mari Strachan
    Paperback: 06/19/2009
     
    The Earth Hums in B Flat is a story of dark family secrets unraveled by the shrewd insight of twelve-year-old ...
  • The Pirate's Daughter
    Margaret Cezair-Thompson
    Paperback: 08/05/2008
     
    In 1946, a storm-wrecked boat carrying Hollywood’s most famous swashbuckler shored up on the coast of ...
  • Out Stealing Horses : A Novel
    Per Petterson
    Paperback: 04/29/2008
     
    We were going out stealing horses. That was what he said, standing at the door to the cabin where I was ...

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