Results for General Fiction + Immigrants & Expatriates + 1980s & '90s, set in West

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  • The Half-Life
    Jonathan Raymond
    Paperback: 05/01/2005
     
    A debut novel set in the Pacific Northwest of the 1820s and 1980s - two friendships separated by generations ...
  • The Speed of Light
    Elizabeth Rosner
    Paperback: 04/01/2003
     
    A powerful debut about three unforgettable souls who overcome the tragedies of the past to reconnect with one ...
  • Vine of Desire
    Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
    Paperback: 02/01/2003
     
    A moving and satisfying sequel to Sister of My Heart, The Vine of Desire stands on its own as a novel of ...
  • What You Owe Me
    Bebe Moore Campbell
    Paperback: 09/01/2002
     
    A stunning account of the changes in white attitudes toward blacks during the second half of the 20th century ...
  • The Unknown Errors of Our Lives
    Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
    Paperback: 01/01/2002
     
    A collection of moving stories about family, culture, and the seduction of memory. The tales of journeys and ...
  • House of Sand and Fog
    Andre Dubus III
    Paperback: 02/01/2000
     
    Three fragile yet determined people become dangerously entangled in a relentlessly escalating crisis. A ...
  • Sister of My Heart
    Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
    Paperback: 01/01/2000
     
    Exceptionally moving, dramatic, and exquisitely rendered - a passionate novel about the extraordinary bond ...

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