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  • A Good Hard Look : A Novel
    Ann Napolitano
    Paperback: 06/26/2012
     
    Heartbreakingly beautiful and inescapably human, ordinary and extraordinary people chart their own courses in ...
  • The Paperbark Shoe : A Novel
    Goldie Goldbloom
    Paperback: 03/29/2011
     
    Set in 1940s Australia, The Paperbark Shoe is a remarkable novel about the far-reaching repercussions of war, ...
  • Icy Sparks
    Gwyn Hyman Rubio
    Paperback: 04/01/2001
     
    A fresh, original, and completely redeeming novel about learning to overcome others’ ignorance and ...
  • Jewel
    Bret Lott
    Paperback: 01/01/1999
     
    In this story of a woman's devotion to the child who is both her burden and God's singular way of ...

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