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The heart of the leopard children

Wilfried N'Sondé · Indiana University Press
Pages: 100
Format: Print book

A nameless young man lives in the housing projects outside of Paris. When he was a child, his parents moved with him from the Congo to France, hoping in vain to escape poverty and violence. His best friend, Drissa, is in a psychiatric hospital and now Mireille, his girlfriend, the woman...
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My Life as a Mermaid, and Other Stories

Jen Grow · Dzanc Books
Format: Print book

This stunning collection introduces an important new voice in American fiction. The charactersamong them a suburban wife, an alcoholic mother, two homeless men, and an injured veterangrapple with being voiceless and feeling trapped.The fiction editor of Little Patuxent Review, Jen Grows...
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Old Open

Alex Higley · Tortoise Books
Pages: 166
Format: Paperback

Aging widower Russ Lanaker knows he doesn't know his neighbors--but when he finds out one of them was a witness to, and career expert on, the strange UFO phenomenon known as the Phoenix Lights, he realizes that's a situation he'd like to change. What follows is an odyssey out of his air-conditioned...
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Cancans, Croissants, and Caskets

Mary McHugh · Kensington Publishing Corporation
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

"A huge treat for mystery fans." - Peggy EhrhartYou can't tiptoe when murder's afoot ... It's Bastille Day in Paris. The Happy Hoofers - Tina, Janice, Pat, Mary Louise, and Gini - are all set to kick off the fete by dancing the cancan on a beautiful sightseeing cruise...
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Extreme Measures

Elisabeth Naughton · Montlake Romance
Format: Print book

Being prepared for any scenario is the trademark of any good CIA operative, and Eve Wolfe is one of the best. But when her latest mission literally explodes in her face, she wakes up labeled a traitor and—even more surprising—in the custody of elite Aegis Security operative...
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The 100 Year Miracle: A Novel

Ashley Ream · Flatiron Books
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

"Ashley Ream has an absolutely astounding voice -- she is one of the most compelling, sharpest writers working today. The 100 Year Miracle is already one of my favorite novels of 2016." -- Gillian Flynn, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Gone GirlOnce a century, for only...
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Boundary: The Last Summer

Andrée A Michaud · Biblioasis
Pages: 304
Format: Paperback

Where deep woods cover the Maine border, blending together two countries and two languages, the summer of 1967 is a time of fear. Teenage beauties Sissy Morgan and Zaza Mulligan wander among the vacation cottages in the community of Boundary, attracting the attention of boys and men, before...
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A Christmas Peril

J A HENNRIKUS · Midnight Ink
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

When Edwina "Sully" Sullivan's life imploded, she left behind her job on the police force and her unfaithful husband to start a new life as the general manager of her hometown theater, the Cliffside Theater Company. For five years, she focused on budgets instead of crimes...
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Invitation: Cycle One of the Harbingers Series

Frank Peretti · Bethany House Publishers
Pages: 337
Format: Paperback

Four Bestselling Authors Team Up for Thrilling Supernatural SuspenseGathering four stories from four bestselling author friends, Invitation is the first collection in the ongoing Harbingers series. In "The Call" by Bill Myers, four strangers are drawn together to help a student...
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All That You've Seen Here Is God: New Versions of Four Greek Tragedies Sophocles' Ajax, Philoctetes, Women of Trachis; Aeschylus' Prometheus Bound

Sophocles · Vintage
Pages: 480
Format: Paperback

These contemporary translations of four Greek tragedies speak across time and connect readers and audiences with universal themes of war, trauma, suffering, and betrayal. Under the direction of Bryan Doerries, they have been performed for tens of thousands of combat veterans, as well as prison...
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Ring of Lies

Roni Dunevich · HarperCollins Publishers 2016. 2016
Pages: 468
Format: Print book

Internationally bestselling crime writer, Roni Dunevich, debuts Stateside with this electrifying espionage thriller - perfect for fans of Daniel Silva - about Alex Bartal, director of the Mossad's Operations Branch, who is threatened by dark horrors of the past that refuse to stay buried.One...
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Saving Grace

Jane Green · St. Martin's Press
Format: Hardcover

Grace and Ted Chapman are widely regarded as the perfect literary power couple. Ted is a successful novelist and Grace, his wife of twenty years, is beautiful, stylish, carefree, and a wonderful homemaker. But what no one sees, what is churning under the surface, is Ted's rages. His mood...
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A Table by the Window: A Novel of Family Secrets and Heirloom Recipes

Hillary Manton Lodge · Waterbrook Press
Pages: 314
Format: Paperback

Heirloom recipes, family secrets ... and a chance for love The youngest heir to a French-Italian restaurant dynasty, food writer Juliette D'Alisa has spent her life negotiating her skill with words and her restaurant aspirations. When her brother Nico offers her a chance to open a restaurant...
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Brooklyn Wars

Triss Stein · Poisoned Pen Press
Format: Paperback

From the earliest days of the Republic until the administration of LBJ, the Brooklyn Navy Yard was, proudly, both an arsenal of democracy, in FDR's words, and the creator of 70,000 local jobs. In time it became best known as the scary place New Yorkers had to locate to rescue their...
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