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In the Mind Fields

In the Mind Fields

Neuroscience and psychoanalysis are historically opposed responses to the age-old quest to understand ourselves—one focused on the brain and the other on the...

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Indignation (MTI)

Indignation (MTI)

National Bestseller. Soon to be a major motion picture directed by James Schamus.In 1951, the second year of the Korean War, a studious, law-abiding, and intense youngster...

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The Automobile Club of Egypt

The Automobile Club of Egypt

In British-occupied Egypt, on the eve of the 1952 revolution, respected landowner Abd el-Aziz Gaafar has fallen on hard times. Bankrupt, he moves his family to Cairo and takes...

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The Big Book of Science Fiction

The Big Book of Science Fiction

Quite possibly the greatest science fiction collection of all time—past, present, and future! What if life was neverending? What if you could change your body to adapt to an alien ecology?...

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Bordersnakes

Bordersnakes

C.W. Sughrue has been gut-shot and left to die and is, for the first time in his life, actually scared—which makes him angry. Milo Milodragovitch has been...

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The Final Country

The Final Country

A NEW YORK TIMES Notable BookIt's business as usual for Milo Milodragovitch, watching a relationship go sour and running a bar whose real business is...

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The Mexican Tree Duck

The Mexican Tree Duck

WINNER OF THE DASHIELL HAMMETT AWARDOne night up in Montana, C.W. Sughrue sets his seedy bar’s pricey jukebox in front of an oncoming freight train. When...

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Muse

Muse

In these pages, Jonathan Galassi—the longtime publisher of Farrar, Straus and Giroux—gives us an extraordinarily sensitive, satirically sharp novel set in the world...

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Our Souls at Night

Our Souls at Night

A Best Book of the Year The Boston Globe, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, and The Denver PostIn the familiar setting of Holt, Colorado, home...

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Liberty or Death

Liberty or Death

At midnight on 14 August 1947, Britain’s 350-year-old Indian Empire was broken into three pieces. The greatest mass migration in history began, as Muslims fled north...

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Younghusband

Younghusband

Soldier, explorer, mystic, guru, and spy, Francis Younghusband began his colonial career as a military adventurer and became a radical visionary who preached free love to...

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The Jezebel Remedy

The Jezebel Remedy

 A BOSTON GLOBE BEST MYSTERY OF THE YEARLisa and Joe Stone, married for twenty years and partners in their small Virginia law firm, handle routine, run-of-the-mill cases,...

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Gender Outlaw

Gender Outlaw

Part coming-of-age story, part mind-altering manifesto on gender and sexuality, coming directly to you from the life experiences of a transgender woman, Gender Outlaw...

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Sweet, Thoughtful Valentine

Sweet, Thoughtful Valentine

A Vintage Shorts "Short Story Month" Original Selection   Philosopher and amateur sleuth Isabel Dalhousie has an unstinting commitment to her principles. Sticking to...

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The Presence of Men

The Presence of Men

A Vintage Shorts “Short Story Month” Selection   Lara moved to a little undiscovered village in southern Italy to find a respite from her newly divorced life in Rome....

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The Garden Party

The Garden Party

A Vintage Shorts “Short Story Month” Selection   An afternoon at the Sheridan’s garden party will be perfect. Darling Laura is doing a marvelous job...

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The Jewels of the Cabots

The Jewels of the Cabots

A Vintage Shorts “Short Story Month” Selection   Wandering about the sleepy Connecticut town of his childhood, where residents lead lives of grueling boredom, a journalist...

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The Mummy Awakens

The Mummy Awakens

A Vintage Shorts “Short Story Month” Selection   By the Arab world’s foremost novelist, Nobel laureate Naguib Mahfouz, famous for The Cairo Trilogy—the...

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Reindeer Mountain

Reindeer Mountain

A Vintage Shorts “Short Story Month” Selection   Under the shadow of a mountain haunted by vittra, Cilla and Sara have returned to their ancestral home with...

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The Refugee

The Refugee

A Vintage Shorts “Short Story Month” Selection   “Errol Healy was going sailing to evade custody in one of the several institutions recommended for his care.”...

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The Furnace Man's Lament

The Furnace Man's Lament

A Vintage Shorts “Short Story Month” Original Selection   These kinds of calls come with the territory. One evening, when the temperature in Minnesota drops...

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Real Estate

Real Estate

A Vintage Shorts “Short Story Month” Selection   The classic, often-humorous, and lyrical short story from literary giant Lorrie Moore’s much-celebrated third...

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Children of the Corn

Children of the Corn

A Vintage Shorts “Short Story Month” Selection   Driving through the cornfields in rural Nebraska, Burt and Vicky run over a young boy—only to discover that...

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Home

Home

A Vintage Shorts “Short Story Month” Selection   Twenty-three years old, alone, broke, and without options, a young woman returns to her mother’s home. There,...

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