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  • The Round House : A Novel
    Louise Erdrich
    Paperback: 09/24/2013
     
    An exquisitely told story of a boy on the cusp of manhood who seeks justice and understanding in the wake of a...
  • Tell the Wolves I'm Home : A Novel
    Carol Rifka Brunt
    Paperback: 06/04/2013
     
    In this striking literary debut, Carol Rifka Brunt unfolds a moving story of love, grief, and renewal as two ...
  • Dog Boy : A Novel
    Eva Hornung
    Hardcover: 03/18/2010
     
    A vivid, riveting novel about an abandoned boy who takes up with a pack of feral dogs in late 20th century ...
  • Huge
    James Fuerst
    Paperback: 07/07/2009
     
    Life hasn’t been easy for Eugene “Huge” Smalls. But it’s not all bad. Raymond Chandler and...
  • A Long Way Gone : Memoirs of a Boy Soldier
    Ishmael Beah
    Paperback: 08/05/2008
     
    The devastating story of war through the eyes of a child soldier. Beah tells how, at the age of twelve, he ...
  • Pretty Birds
    Scott Simon
    Paperback: 05/09/2006
     
    As a journalist, Scott Simon covered the siege of Sarajevo. Here, in a novel as suspenseful as a John le Carr&...
  • Oh The Glory Of It All
    Sean Wilsey
    Paperback: 04/25/2006
     
    "In the beginning we were happy. And we were always excessive. So in the beginning we were happy to excess." ...

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