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  • In the Shadow of the Banyan : A Novel
    Vaddey Ratner
    Paperback: 06/04/2013
     
    Displaying the author's extraordinary gift for language, In the Shadow of the Banyan is testament to the ...
  • In the Sea There are Crocodiles : Based on the True Story of Enaiatollah Akbari
    Fabio Geda
    Paperback: 06/12/2012
     
    When a ten-year-old boy's village in Afghanistan falls prey to Taliban rule, his mother shepherds the boy ...
  • 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 ...
  • Snow Falling in Spring : Coming of Age in China During the Cultural Revolution
    Moying Li
    Paperback: 03/16/2010
     
    This inspiring memoir following the Author from age twelve to twenty-two, illuminating a complex, dark time in...
  • The Blood of Flowers : A Novel
    Anita Amirrezvani
    Paperback: 05/02/2008
     
    In 17th-century Persia, a young woman and her mother find themselves alone and without a dowry. Forced into a ...
  • Sold
    Patricia McCormick
    Paperback: 04/01/2008
     
    Although Lakshmi's family is desperately poor her life still contains simple pleasures; but, when the harsh ...
  • Christ The Lord Out of Egypt
    Anne Rice
    Paperback: 02/26/2008
     
    A novel about the early years of Christ, based on the Gospels and on respected New Testament scholarship.

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