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  • Claire of the Sea Light
    Edwidge Danticat
    Paperback: 07/01/2014
     
    A stunning work of fiction that brings us deep into the intertwined lives of a small seaside town where a ...
  • The Weight of a Human Heart : Stories
    Ryan O'Neill
    Paperback: 07/01/2014
     
    With imagination, wit, and a keen eye, Ryan O'Neill draws the essence of the human experience with a cast of ...
  • Dirty Love
    Andre Dubus III
    Paperback: 06/10/2014
     
    In this heartbreakingly beautiful book of disillusioned intimacy and persistent yearning, beloved and ...
  • The Frangipani Hotel : Stories
    Violet Kupersmith
    Hardcover: 04/01/2014
     
    These stories - based on traditional Vietnamese tales - blends the old world and the new with fantastical, ...
  • I See You Made an Effort : Compliments, Indignities, and Survival Stories from the Edge of 50
    Annabelle Gurwitch
    Hardcover: 03/06/2014
     
    Scorchingly honest, surreally and riotously funny, I See You Made an Effort is the ultimate coming-of-middle-...
  • Redeployment
    Phil Klay
    Hardcover: 03/04/2014
     
    Redeployment takes readers to the frontlines of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, asking us to understand what...
  • Bark : Stories
    Lorrie Moore
    Hardcover: 02/25/2014
     
    These eight masterly stories reveal Lorrie Moore at her most mature and in a perfect configuration of craft, ...

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