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  • Zone One : A Novel
    Colson Whitehead
    Paperback: 07/10/2012
     
    Both spine chilling and playfully cerebral, Zone One brilliantly subverts the genre's conventions and ...
  • The Warlord's Son : A Novel
    Dan Fesperman
    Paperback: 09/01/2005
     
    A burned-out war correspondent hoping for a last hurrah in Afghanistan arrives on the Afghan border just as ...
  • A Death In Vienna
    Daniel Silva
    Paperback: 02/28/2005
     
    Rich with sharply etched characters and prose, and a plot of astonishing intricacy, this is an uncommonly ...
  • The 6th Lamentation
    William Brodrick
    Paperback: 06/01/2004
     
    For readers of John Le Carré and Alan Furst, a remarkable debut thriller about love, betrayal and the ...
  • The Kite Runner
    Khaled Hosseini
    Paperback: 04/27/2004
     
    An epic tale of fathers and sons, of friendship and betrayal, that takes us from Afghanistan in the final days...

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