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The Daring Ladies of Lowell

The Daring Ladies of Lowell

Eager to escape life on her family’s farm, Alice Barrow moves to Lowell in 1832 and throws herself into the hard work demanded of “the mill girls.”  The...

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Raising Steam

Raising Steam

NATIONAL BESTSELLER Steam is rising over Discworld. . . .   Mister Simnel has produced a great clanging monster of a machine that harnesses...

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Boy in the Twilight

Boy in the Twilight

Yu Hua’s populist voice and exquisite wit have made him one of the most celebrated and bestselling writers in China. These visceral, flawlessly crafted stories explore the...

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Cairo

Cairo

When throngs of Egyptians gathered in Tahrir Square to demand the fall of Hosni Mubarak’s regime, Ahdaf Soueif—author, journalist, lifelong progressive—was...

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The Idealist

The Idealist

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY BloombergForbesThe SpectatorRecipient of Foreign Policy's 2013 Albie AwardIn...

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The Prince of Risk

The Prince of Risk

At the crossroads of high finance and international terrorism, a son is searching for his father’s killer. . . Robert "Bobby" Astor is a rising New...

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Infamy

Infamy

Bestselling author and historian John Toland’s expertise and skill as a narrator were awarded with the Pulitzer Prize for his sweeping Rising Sun. In Infamy,...

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Julia

Julia

In a house in London a woman starts a new life, trying to put tragedy behind her. Then a pretty blonde child runs into view, bringing with her an inexplicable suggestion...

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Empress Dowager Cixi

Empress Dowager Cixi

A New York Times Notable Book In 1852, at age sixteen, Cixi was chosen as one of Emperor Xianfeng’s numerous concubines. When he died in 1861,...

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The O. Henry Prize Stories 2014

The O. Henry Prize Stories 2014

The O. Henry Prize Stories 2014 gathers twenty of the best short stories of the year, selected from thousands published in literary magazines. The winning stories roam the world, from Nigeria to Venice, from an erupting volcano in Iceland to a brothel in the old Wild West. They feature a dazzling array of characters: a young American falling in love in Japan, a girl raised by snake-handling fundamentalists, an old man mourning his late wife,...

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The System

The System

A Shelf Awareness Best Book of the Year NCAA football is big business. Every Saturday millions of people file into massive stadiums or tune in on television as "athlete-students"...

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MaddAddam

MaddAddam

A New York Times Notable BookA Washington Post Notable BookA Best Book of the Year: The Guardian, NPR, The Christian Science Monitor, The...

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The MaddAddam Trilogy Bundle

The MaddAddam Trilogy Bundle

Bestselling writer Margaret Atwoods universally acclaimed trilogy of post-apocalyptic novels are now available in a single eBook. “Towering and intrepid....Atwood does Orwell one better.” —The New Yorker“A compelling futuristic vision.” –Newsday“Atwood does not disappoint.”...

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The Ministry of Guidance Invites You to Not Stay

The Ministry of Guidance Invites You to Not Stay

In February 2011, Hooman Majd disembarked at the Tehran airport, a place he had passed through many times to visit family or accompany a news crew. But this time he had...

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Sunshine on Scotland Street

Sunshine on Scotland Street

44 SCOTLAND STREET - Book 8The residents and neighbors of 44 Scotland Street and the city of Edinburgh come to vivid life in these gently satirical, wonderfully perceptive...

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The Wolves of Midwinter

The Wolves of Midwinter

It is winter at Nideck Point. Oak fires burn in the stately flickering hearths, and the community organizes its annual celebration of music and pageantry. But for Reuben...

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Days of Fire

Days of Fire

A New York Times Top 10 Best Book of the YearA Washington Post Notable BookTheirs was the most captivating American political partnership...

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The Minor Adjustment Beauty Salon

The Minor Adjustment Beauty Salon

THE NO. 1 LADIES’ DETECTIVE AGENCY - Book 14Fans around the world adore the bestselling No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series and the basis of the HBO TV...

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The Science of Discworld

The Science of Discworld

Not just another science book and not just another Discworld novella, The Science of Discworld is a creative, mind-bending mash-up of fiction and fact, that offers a wizard’s-eye...

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You Are Not Forgotten

You Are Not Forgotten

In 1944 Major Marion “Ryan” McCown Jr., an earnest young Marine Corps pilot, came under attack by enemy fire and went down with his plane, lost to the...

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Hillbilly Women

Hillbilly Women

“This book tells what it means to be a woman when you are poor, when you are proud, and when you are a hillbilly.” First published in 1973, Skye Moody’s Hillbilly...

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The Actor's Guide to Creating a Character

The Actor's Guide to Creating a Character

William Esper, one of the most celebrated acting teachers of our time, takes us through his step-by-step approach to the central challenge of advanced acting work: creating...

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Kiss Me First

Kiss Me First

FINALIST The Guardian First Book PrizeBritish National Book Award--New Writers AwardLeila knows more about Tess than anyone else in the world. But not even...

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Team Seven

Team Seven

Just south of Boston in Milton, Massachusetts, Andre Battel is growing away from his Jamaican family, discovering genuine prowess on the basketball court, and eventually...

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