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  • Homesick
    Roshi Fernando
    Paperback: 07/02/2013
     
    A stunning debut novel about an extended Sri Lankan family - a kaleidoscopic view of contemporary immigrant ...
  • The Neruda Case : A Novel
    Roberto Ampuero
    Paperback: 06/04/2013
     
    Evocative, romantic, and full of intrigue,The Neruda Case is both a glimpse into the life of Pablo Neruda as ...
  • Guardian of The Horizon
    Elizabeth Peters
    Paperback: 04/01/2005
     
    A hitherto lost journal of the indomitable Amelia Peabody has been miraculously recovered: a chronicle from ...
  • When We Were Orphans
    Kazuo Ishiguro
    Paperback: 10/01/2001
     
    An English boy born in early-twentieth-century Shanghai, is orphaned at age nine when his mother and father ...
  • He Shall Thunder In The Sky
    Elizabeth Peters
    Paperback: 04/01/2001
     
    Egypt and her hoary secrets are no match for indomitable archaeologist sleuth - Amelia Peabody.

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