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I'm Waiting for You: And Other Stories

Author: Bo-Young Kim

ISBN: 9780062951465

"Her fiction is a breath-taking piece of a cinematic art itself. Reminiscent of the world we experienced in Matrix, Inception, and Dark City, still it leads us to this entirely original structure, which is a ground-breaking, mystic literary and cinematic experience. Indeed, powerful and graceful." - Bong Joon-ho, Oscar-winning director...

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Summer on the Bluffs: A Novel

Author: Sunny Hostin

ISBN: 9780062994172

Emmy Award winner, renowned lawyer and journalist, and View cohost Sunny Hostin makes her literary debut with this dazzling novel about a life-changing summer along the beaches of Martha's Vineyard.Welcome to Oak Bluffs, the most exclusive black beach community in the country. Known for its gingerbread Victorian-style houses and modern...

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Second Place: A Novel

Author: Rachel Cusk

ISBN: 9780374279226

A woman invites a famed artist to visit the remote coastal region where she lives, in the belief that his vision will penetrate the mystery of her life and landscape. His provocative presence provides the frame for a study of female fate and male privilege, of the geometries of human...

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China

Author: EDWARD RUTHERFURD

ISBN: 9780385538930

The internationally bestselling author of Paris and New York takes on an exhilarating new world with his trademark epic style in China: The Novel Edward Rutherfurd has enthralled millions of readers with his grand, sweeping historical sagas that tell the history of a famous place over multiple generations. Now, in...

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Hold Fast: A Novel

Author: J. H. Gelernter

ISBN: 9780393867046

A desperate sea battle; a fortune risked on the turn of a card; a duel at dawn with the loser ... Patrick O'Brian meets James Bond.It's 1803. The Napoleonic Wars are raging, Britain is on her heels, and His Majesty's Secret Service has just lost its best agent, Thomas Grey...

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Living Nations, Living Words: An Anthology of First Peoples Poetry

Author: Joy Harjo

ISBN: 9780393867916

A powerful, moving anthology that celebrates the breadth of Native poets writing today.Joy Harjo, the first Native poet to serve as U.S. Poet Laureate, has championed the voices of Native peoples past and present. Her signature laureate project gathers the work of contemporary Native poets into a national, fully digital...

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Are We There Yet?

Author: Kathleen West

ISBN: 9780593098431

Alice Sullivan feels like she's finally found her groove in middle age, but it only takes one moment for her perfectly curated life to unravel. On the same day she learns her daughter is struggling in second grade, a call from her son's school accusing him of bullying throws...

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Tiny Tales: Stories of Romance, Ambition, Kindness, and Happiness

Author: Alexander McCall Smith

ISBN: 9780593316009

It is often said that the best things in life come in small packages--anyone in search of proof need look no further than the stories in this collection: brief, utterly engaging tales that offer lasting surprise and delight.From the original Greek financial crisis, when the profligate Gods of Olympus were...

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The Sowing Season

Author: Katie Powner

ISBN: 9780764237591

After he's forced to sell the family farm he's labored on his whole life, 63-year-old Gerrit Laninga doesn't know what to do with himself. He sacrificed everything for the land--his time, his health, his family--with nothing to show for it but bitterness, regret, and two grown children who want nothing...

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Facing the Dawn

Author: Cynthia Ruchti

ISBN: 9780800737290

While her humanitarian husband Liam has been digging wells in Africa, Mara Jacobs has been struggling. She knows she's supposed to feel a warm glow that her husband is nine time zones away, caring for widows and orphans. But the reality is that she is exhausted, working a demanding yet...

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Open Water

Author: Caleb Azumah Nelson

ISBN: 9780802157942

In a crowded London pub, two young people meet. Both are Black British, both won scholarships to private schools where they struggled to belong, both are now artists -- he a photographer, she a dancer -- and both are trying to make their mark in a world that by turns...

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Katharine Parr, The Sixth Wife: A Novel

Author: Alison Weir

ISBN: 9781101966631

Having sent his much-beloved but deceitful young wife Katheryn Howard to her beheading, King Henry fixes his lonely eyes on a more mature woman, thirty-year-old, twice-widowed Katharine Parr. She, however, is in love with Sir Thomas Seymour, brother to the late Queen Jane. Aware of his rival, Henry sends him...

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A Dog's Courage: A Dog's Way Home Novel

Author: W. Bruce Cameron

ISBN: 9781250257628

Bella was once a lost dog, but now she lives happily with her people, Lucas and Olivia, only occasionally recalling the hardships in her past. Then a weekend camping trip turns into a harrowing struggle for survival when the Rocky Mountains are engulfed by the biggest wildfire in American history...

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Ariadne

Author: Jennifer Saint

ISBN: 9781250773586

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Disappear Doppelgänger Disappear: A Novel

Author: Matthew Salesses

ISBN: 9781503943254

Matt Kim is always tired. He keeps passing out. His cat is dead. His wife and daughter have left him. He's estranged from his adoptive family. People bump into him on the street as if he isn't there.He is pretty sure he's disappearing. His girlfriend, Yumi, is less convinced. But...

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The Truth of You: Poetry About Love, Life, Joy, and Sadness

Author: Iain S. Thomas

ISBN: 9781524860448

Dear You, I want you to know that I see you. I want you to know that even if no one else does, even if you are a ghost in this bookshop, or just the static floating across the screen of your computer, wherever you're reading this, I see you...

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The Essential June Jordan

Author: June Jordan

ISBN: 9781556596209

"...This volume of verse displays the undeniable legacy June Jordan left on both our literature and culture. Collected here are blazing examples of poetry as activism, stanzas that speak truth to power and speak out against violence against women and police brutality. But Jordan also speaks on the significance of...

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Stone Fruit

Author: Lee Lai

ISBN: 9781683964261

An exhilarating and tender debut graphic novel that is an ode to the love and connection shared among three women and the child they all adore. Bron and Ray are a queer couple who enjoy their role as the fun weirdo aunties to Ray's niece, six-year-old Nessie. Their playdates are...

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Blood on the Tracks, volume 1

Author: Shuzo Oshimi

ISBN: 9781949980134

From the creator who brought you notable works such as The Flowers of Evil, Happiness, and Inside Mari, comes a new suspense drama centering on the theme of a toxic parent. Dive into this latest thriller by master storyteller, Shuzo Oshimi. Seiichi's mother loves him very much, and his days...

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Swimming Back to Trout River: A Novel

Author: Linda Rui Feng

ISBN: 9781982129392

How many times in life can we start over without losing ourselves? In the summer of 1986 in a small Chinese village, ten-year-old Junie receives a momentous letter from her parents, who had left for America years ago: her father promises to return home and collect her by her twelfth...

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The Summer of Lost and Found

Author: Mary Alice Monroe

ISBN: 9781982148348

The coming of Spring usually means renewal, but for Linnea Rutledge, Spring 2020 threatens stagnation. Linnea faces another layoff, this time from the aquarium she adores. For her - and her family - finances, emotions, and health teeter at the brink. To complicate matters, her new love interest, Gordon, struggles...

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Big Time: Stories

Author: Jen Spyra

ISBN: 9781984855268

A bride so desperate to get in shape for her wedding that she enrolls in a new kind of workout program that promises the moon but costs more than she bargained for. A snowman who, on the wish of a child, comes to life in a decidedly less savory way...

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