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The Vision

The Vision

An eBook short.From Jonathan Lethem’s classic collection, Men and Cartoons, a haunting, playful story about dress-up, superheroes, Mafia, love and treachery....

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Chronicle of a Death Foretold

Chronicle of a Death Foretold

AVAILABLE FOR THE FIRST TIME IN eBOOK!A man returns to the town where a baffling murder took place 27 years earlier, determined to get to the bottom of the story. Just hours after marrying the beautiful...

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The General in His Labyrinth

The General in His Labyrinth

AVAILABLE FOR THE FIRST TIME IN eBOOK!General Simon Bolivar, “the Liberator” of five South American countries, takes a last melancholy journey...

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Living to Tell the Tale

Living to Tell the Tale

AVAILABLE FOR THE FIRST TIME IN eBOOK!No writer of his time exerted the magical appeal of Gabriel García Márquez. In this long-awaited autobiography, the great...

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Love in the Time of Cholera

Love in the Time of Cholera

AVAILABLE FOR THE FIRST TIME IN eBOOK!In their youth, Florentino Ariza and Fermina Daza fall passionately in love. When Fermina eventually chooses...

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Memories of My Melancholy Whores

Memories of My Melancholy Whores

AVAILABLE FOR THE FIRST TIME IN eBOOK!A New York Times Notable Book On the eve of his ninetieth birthday a bachelor decides to give himself a wild night...

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The Secret Worlds of Colin Fletcher

The Secret Worlds of Colin Fletcher

In books such as The Complete Walker and The Man Who Walked Through Time, Colin Fletcher has established a reputation as a literate and witty apostle...

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The Art of Snag

The Art of Snag

An eBook short.From Zack Hample’s The Baseball, this is the definitive, always-entertaining, never-fail guide to successfully snagging baseballs at Major...

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Maximalist

Maximalist

From a writer with long and high-level experience in the U.S. government, a startling and provocative assessment of America’s global dominance. Maximalist puts the history of our foreign policy...

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The Accidental Universe

The Accidental Universe

With passion and curiosity, Alan Lightman explores the emotional and philosophical questions raised by recent discoveries in science. He looks at the dialogue between science...

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Dust

Dust

When a young man is gunned down in the streets of Nairobi, his grief-stricken father and sister bring his body back to their crumbling home in the Kenyan drylands. But the...

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Leaving the Sea

Leaving the Sea

By turns hilarious and heartfelt, dark and illuminative, Ben Marcus’s Leaving the Sea is a ground breaking collection of stories from one of the single most vital,...

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The Man of Feeling

The Man of Feeling

A story of love and memory. On a train journey from Paris to Madrid a young opera singer becomes fascinated by those in his compartment: a middle-aged businessman,...

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Orientalism

Orientalism

The noted critic and a Palestinian now teaching at Columbia University,examines the way in which the West observes the Arabs.

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Alive

Alive

An eBook short.From one of our most celebrated contemporary writers, winner of the National Book Award and PEN/Faulkner Award: Ha Jin’s staggering story “Alive,”...

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The Bitter Tea of General Yen

The Bitter Tea of General Yen

The groundbreaking novel that was the basis for Frank Capra’s strange, shocking drama starring Barbara Stanwyck and Nils Asther.   Traveling to Shanghai to marry her medical...

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The Ghost and Mrs. Muir

The Ghost and Mrs. Muir

The basis for Joseph L. Mankiewicz’s cinematic romance starring Gene Tierney and Rex Harrison.   Burdened by debt after her husband's death, Lucy Muir insists on moving into the...

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A Star for Mrs. Blake

A Star for Mrs. Blake

Cora Blake never dreamed she’d go to Paris. She’s hardly ever left the small fishing village where she grew up. Yet in the summer of 1931, she is invited to...

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Testimony and Demeanor

Testimony and Demeanor

A young intellectual is called into active duty and receives a rude awakening to the realities of military service. An Ivy League graduate is pressed casually into...

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The War Against Cliche

The War Against Cliche

Is there anything that Martin Amis can’t write about? In this virtuosic, career-spanning collection he takes on James Joyce and Elvis Presley, Nabokov and English football, Jane Austen...

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"I'll Be There for You"

"I'll Be There for You"

An eBook short.A behind-the-scenes look at Friends, one of the most popular TV shows of all time—a wide-ranging interview with the cast and creators, excerpted from Top...

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Where Climate Is Heading

Where Climate Is Heading

An eBook short. A selection from the much-praised climate change primer Global Weirdness, written by Climate Central, the nonprofit, nonpartisan source...

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