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  • Ragnarok : The End of the Gods
    A.S. Byatt
    Paperback: 03/26/2013
     
    War, natural disaster, reckless gods and the recognition of impermanence in the world are just some of 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 ...
  • Skippy Dies : A Novel
    Paul Murray
    Paperback: 08/30/2011
     
    A tragic comedy of epic sweep and dimension, Skippy Dies wrings every last drop of humour and hopelessness out...
  • Doghead : A Novel
    Morten Ramsland
    Paperback: 07/06/2010
     
    From a fiercely funny Danish John Irving, a bighearted, epic story of mad dogs, naughty boys, strange ...
  • Broken Glass Park
    Alina Bronsky
    Paperback: 03/30/2010
     
    An engrossing and thoroughly contemporary novel on what it means to be young, alive, and conscious in these ...
  • The Elegance of the Hedgehog
    Muriel Barbery
    Paperback: 09/02/2008
     
    A moving, funny, triumphant novel that exalts the quiet victories of the inconspicuous among us.
  • Out Stealing Horses : A Novel
    Per Petterson
    Paperback: 04/29/2008
     
    We were going out stealing horses. That was what he said, standing at the door to the cabin where I was ...

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