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Like everyone else we have our opinions of which authors and books are worth considering.  Additionally, we get comments and recommendations from customers and our supply sources.  This page will include our picks along with a brief review.  Also, if you’ve found something you think is worth our recommendation please let us know and we’ll check it out and share it with others.  

My Wish List: A Novel Cover Image
By Gregoire Delacourt, Anthea Bell (Translated by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780143124658
Availability: Special Order
Published: Penguin Books - March 25th, 2014

City of Thieves: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780452295292
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Books - March 31st, 2009

The Companion Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781933372846
Availability: Special Order
Published: Europa Editions - June 29th, 2010

You Can Only Yell at Me for One Thing at a Time: Rules for Couples Cover Image
By Patricia Marx, Roz Chast (Illustrator)
$20.00
ISBN: 9781250225139
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Published: Celadon Books - January 14th, 2020

Abigail Cover Image
By Magda Szabo, Len Rix (Translated by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781681374031
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Published: NYRB Classics - January 21st, 2020

The Gift of Rain: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781602860742
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Published: Hachette Books - May 5th, 2009

Year of the Monkey Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780525657682
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Published: Knopf - September 24th, 2019

Angle of Repose Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781101872765
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Published: Vintage - November 4th, 2014

The Deserter: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781501101755
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 22nd, 2019

The Portable Veblen: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101981597
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Published: Penguin Books - November 1st, 2016

Paris in the Present Tense: A Novel Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781468316681
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Published: The Overlook Press - November 6th, 2018

Vinegar Girl: William Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew Retold: A Novel (Hogarth Shakespeare) Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780804141284
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Published: Hogarth - March 28th, 2017

Ready Player One: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780307887443
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Published: Ballantine Books - June 5th, 2012

Olive, Again: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780812996548
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Published: Random House - October 15th, 2019

The Distant Marvels: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781609452520
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Published: Europa Editions - April 7th, 2015

Lila: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250074843
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Published: Picador - October 6th, 2015

Churchill and Orwell: The Fight for Freedom Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143110880
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Published: Penguin Books - May 1st, 2018

Did You Ever Have a Family Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781476798189
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Published: Gallery/Scout Press - May 17th, 2016

I Regret Everything: A Love Story Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781609452476
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Published: Europa Editions - February 3rd, 2015

Dad's Maybe Book Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780618039708
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - October 14th, 2019