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  • The Blindness of the Heart : A Novel
    Julia Franck
    Paperback: 05/10/2011
     
    Winner of the German Book Prize, The Blindness of the Heart is a dark marvel of a novel by one of Europe’...
  • Away : A Novel
    Amy Bloom
    Paperback: 06/24/2008
     
    When her family is destroyed in a Russian pogrom, Lillian comes to America alone, determined to make her way ...
  • The Fighter
    Jean-Jacques Greif
    Hardcover: 09/05/2006
     
    When Moshe’s emigrates to Paris in the 1930s, it means a new life: A decent job, a lovely young wife, and...
  • Heir To The Glimmering World
    Cynthia Ozick
    Paperback: 09/01/2005
     
    A grand romantic novel of desire, fame, fanaticism, and unimaginable reversals of fortune set in the outskirts...

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