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  • The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie
    Alan Bradley
    Paperback: 01/19/2010
     
    An enthralling mystery, a piercing depiction of class and society, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie is a...
  • 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 ...
  • Every Secret Thing
    Laura Lippman
    Paperback: 10/01/2004
     
    Lippman steps outside her Tess Monaghan series to deliver her darkest, most troubling tale of murder, fate'...
  • The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
    Mark Haddon
    Paperback: 05/18/2004
     
    'Haddon's portrayal of an emotionally dissociated mind is a superb achievement. He is a wise and ...
  • I'm Not Scared
    Niccolò Ammaniti
    Paperback: 02/28/2004
     
    In this immensely powerful, lyrical and skillfully narrated novel, set in southern Italy, nine year-old ...
  • Drowning Ruth
    Christina Schwarz
    Paperback: 07/31/2001
     
    A stunning portrait of the ties that bind sisters together and the forces that tear them apart, of the dangers...
  • Billy Straight
    Jonathan Kellerman
    Paperback: 10/01/1999
     
    Richly layered, emotionally compelling, and peopled by a vivid cast of supporting characters - including Alex ...

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