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  • Atmospheric Disturbances : A Novel
    Rivka Galchen
    Paperback: 04/28/2009
     
    Atmospheric Disturbances is at once a moving love story, a dark comedy, a psychological thriller, and a deeply...
  • The Historian
    Elizabeth Kostova
    Paperback: 10/03/2006
     
    What does the legend of Vlad the Impaler have to do with the modern world? Is it possible that the Dracula of ...
  • The Laments : A Novel
    George Hagen
    Paperback: 07/12/2005
     
    Meet the Laments—the affably dysfunctional globetrotting family at the center of Hagen’s exuberant ...
  • Ursula, Under
    Ingrid Hill
    Paperback: 06/01/2005
     
    Ursula's story echoes those of her ancestors, many of whom so narrowly escaped not being born ...
  • Three Junes
    Julia Glass
    Paperback: 04/01/2003
     
    Elegantly detailed yet full of emotional suspense, often as comic as it is sad, this is a glorious triptych ...
  • War Story
    Gwen Edelman
    Paperback: 08/01/2002
     
    A story of how love and sexual relationships can form our identities, nurture us, as well as harm us. As ...
  • Ghostwritten : A Novel
    David Mitchell
    Paperback: 10/01/2001
     
    David Mitchell spins genres, cultures, and ideas like gossamer threads around and through these nine linked ...

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