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From the internationally acclaimed, best-selling author of The English Patient: a mesmerizing new novel that tells a dramatic story set in the decade after World War II through the lives of a small group of unexpected characters and two teenagers whose lives are indelibly shaped by their unwitting involvement.
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National Book Award Finalist—Fiction
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“We, the Drowned sets sail beyond the narrow channels of the seafaring genre and approaches Tolstoy in its evocation of war’s confusion, its power to stun victors and vanquished alike . . .$27.00ISBN: 9780316556347Availability: Ships from our supplier - you choose to your home or to the storePublished: Little, Brown and Company - April 10th, 2018"A bold and subversive retelling of the goddess's story," this #1 New York Times bestseller is "both epic and intimate in its scope, recasting the most infamous female figure from the Odyssey as a hero in her own right" (Alexandra Alter, The New York Times).
$26.95ISBN: 9780525521426Availability: Ships from our supplier - you choose to your home or to the storePublished: Knopf - September 18th, 2018
• TOP TEN BOOK OF THE YEAR: New York Times, Washington Post, TIME, Entertainment Weekly, Slate
• ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR: Boston Globe, NPR, Minneapolis Star-Tribune, The Economist, Bustle
• WINNER OF THE SCOTIABANK GILLER PRIZE$16.00ISBN: 9781501154805Availability: Ships from our supplier - you choose to your home or to the storePublished: Simon & Schuster - September 11th, 2018
The award-winning and haunting novel from Rodrigo Hasbún, the literary star Jonathan Safran Foer calls, “a great writer,” about an unusual family’s breakdown—set in South America during the time of Che Guevara and inspired by the life of Third Reich cinematographer Hans Ertl.
Inspired by real events, Affections is the story of the eccentric, fascin$15.99ISBN: 9780544959118Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Mariner Books - October 3rd, 2017A landmark new translation of a Calvino classic, a whimsical, spirited novel that imagines a life lived entirely on its own terms
Cosimo di Rondó, a young Italian nobleman of the eighteenth century, rebels against his parents by climbing into the trees and remaining there for the rest of his life.$17.99ISBN: 9780544570375Availability: Ships from our supplier - you choose to your home or to the storePublished: Mariner Books - November 3rd, 2015“The inklings of Saramago’s style swell throughout . . . Skylight shines.” — New York Times
“Unmistakably Saramago . . . There is no shortage of wonders to be found in [Skylight].” — Washington Post
“A fascinating and startlingly mature work . . .Email or call for priceISBN: 9780735220447Availability: Hard to FindPublished: Viking - August 21st, 2018
Named a Best Book by Entertainment Weekly, O Magazine, Goodreads, Southern Living, Outside Magazine, Oprah.com, HelloGiggles, Parade, Fodor’s Travel, Sioux City Journal, Read it Forward, Medium.com, and NPR’s All Things Considered.
$16.00ISBN: 9780802122209Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Grove Press - February 11th, 2014
"Among the most indelible American novelists of the last hundred years. . . . Harrison] remains at the height of his powers."--Dwight Garner, The New York Times"Trenchant and visionary."--Ron Carlson, The New York Times Book Review$16.00ISBN: 9780525436140Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Vintage - May 7th, 2019
“Powerful. . . . a revelation.” —The New York Times
“With a literary authority rare in a debut novel, it places Native American voices front and center before readers’ eyes.” —NPR/Fresh Air
$39.95ISBN: 9780393089059Availability: Ships from our supplier - you choose to your home or to the storePublished: W. W. Norton & Company - November 7th, 2017
A lean, fleet-footed translation that recaptures Homer’s “nimble gallop” and brings an ancient epic to new life.
The first great adventure story in the Western canon, The Odyssey is a poem about violence and the aftermath of war; about wealth, poverty, and power; about marriage and family; about travelers, hospitality, and the yearning for home.$14.00ISBN: 9781400031887Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Vintage - April 8th, 2003
This enchanting tale is at once a beautifully rendered narrative of childhood loss and a powerfully simple fable about the necessity of imagination.$13.99ISBN: 9780062090096Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Harper Perennial - June 7th, 2011
Jeannette Haien’s award-winning first novel relates the seemingly simple tale of a parishioner confiding in her priest, but the tangled confession brings secrets to light that provoke a moral quandary for not only the clergyman, but the reader as well.$17.00ISBN: 9780312421670Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Picador - February 1st, 2003
Hermann Hesse's Narcissus and Goldmund is the story of a passionate yet uneasy friendship between two men of opposite character. Narcissus, an ascetic instructor at a cloister school, has devoted himself solely to scholarly and spiritual pursuits. One of his students is the sensual, restless Goldmund, who is immediately drawn to his teacher's fierce intellect and sense of discipline.