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  • The Illusion of Separateness : A Novel
    Simon Van Booy
    Paperback: 06/24/2014
     
    This gripping, emotional story intertwines the stories of several compelling characters - one by one, through ...
  • All the Light We Cannot See
    Anthony Doerr
    Hardcover: 05/06/2014
     
    A stunningly ambitious and beautiful novel about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in ...
  • Jackdaws
    Ken Follett
    Paperback: 12/01/2006
     
    'Follett delivers a very entertaining, very cinematic thriller about a ragtag, all-female band of British ...
  • The Children's War
    Monique Charlesworth
    Paperback: 09/13/2005
     
    Evokes wartime lives and places with astonishing immediacy and in an utterly unforgettable way, from the point...
  • Charlotte Gray
    Sebastian Faulks
    Paperback: 07/01/2000
     
    Set in England and France during the darkest days of World War II, Charlotte Gray, like Birdsong, depicts a ...

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