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  • Dissident Gardens : A Novel
    Jonathan Lethem
    Paperback: 06/03/2014
     
    A dazzling novel from one of our finest writers—an epic yet intimate family saga about three generations ...
  • The Snow Queen
    Michael Cunningham
    Hardcover: 05/06/2014
     
    The Snow Queen, beautiful and heartbreaking, comic and tragic, proves again that Cunningham is one of the ...
  • All That Is
    James Salter
    Paperback: 01/28/2014
     
    An extraordinary literary event, a major new novel by the PEN/Faulkner winner and acclaimed master: a sweeping...
  • Bridge of Sighs
    Richard Russo
    Paperback: 09/09/2008
     
    Bridge of Sighs courses with small-town rhythms and the claims of family. Here is a town, as well as a world,...
  • The Brooklyn Follies
    Paul Auster
    Paperback: 10/17/2006
     
    Paul Auster's warmest, most exuberant novel, a moving and unforgettable hymn to the glories and ...
  • The History of Love
    Nicole Krauss
    Paperback: 04/24/2006
     
    A long-lost book reappears, mysteriously connecting an old man searching for his son and a girl seeking a cure...
  • The Deadwood Beetle
    Mylene Dressler
    Paperback: 08/01/2002
     
    The heartrending story of an old man taking his last chance towards an elusive redemption and the distant hope...

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