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Eva Luna

By: "Allende, isabel"

Price: $2.00

Seller ID: 9780553280586

ISBN: 0553280589

Condition: GOOD

An exotic dance that beguiles and entices... The enchanted and enchanting account of a& #160; & #160; contemporary Scheherazade, a wide-eyed American& #160; & #160; teller-of-tales who triumphs over harsh reality& #160; & #160; through the creative power of her own imagination... View more info

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The House of the Spirits

By: "Allende, Isabel"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Bantam:

Seller ID: 9780553273915

ISBN: 0553273914

Condition: GOOD

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Portrait in Sepia: A Novel

By: "Allende, Isabel"

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Harper Perennial:

Seller ID: 9780060936365

ISBN: 0060936363

Condition: GOOD

Isabel Allende's sensuous novel about the mystery of memory In nineteenth-century Chile, Aurora del Valle suffers a brutal trauma that erases all recollections of the first five years of her life. Raised by her regal and ambitious grandmother Paulina del Valle, Aurora grows up in a privileged environment, but is tormented by horrible nightmares. When she is forced to recognize her betrayal at the hands of the man she loves, and to cope with the resulting solitude... View more info

D'Amore e Ombra (Original title: De Amor t de Sombra)

By: "Allende,. Isabel"

Price: $22.95

Publisher: "Milan, Italy", 1988

Edition: (5th printing - 1989)

Seller ID: 94T007

ISBN: 8807810212

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, faint page yellowing, clean interior, faint age soil to exterior top of page edges., faint curl. 244+ pages. Text in Italian. ""sullo sfondondell'inquieto scenario della sociata cilena, il sorgere di un amore tra due giovanni giornalisti impegnati in una pericolosa indagine... """ View more info

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Bastard Out of Carolina

By: "Allison, Dorothy"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Plume:

Seller ID: 9780452269576

ISBN: 0452269571

Condition: GOOD

Greenville County, South Carolina, a wild, lush place, is home to the Boatwright family--rough-hewn men who drink hard and shoot up each other's trucks, and indomitable women who marry young and age all too quickly. At the heart of this astonishing novel is Ruth Anne Boatwright, known simply as Bone, a South Carolina bastard with an annotated birth certificate to tell the tale. Observing everything with the mercilessly keen eye of a child, Bone finds herself caught in a ... View more info

Je Ne Me Tairai Jamais

By: "Ambre, Joanne"

Price: $23.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", ©1979

Seller ID: 99H022

ISBN: 2221003004

Condition: FINE

As new - gift quality! Text in French. View more info

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The Pregnant Widow (Vintage International)

By: "Amis, Martin"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9781400095988

ISBN: 1400095980

Condition: GOOD

A riotous, bitingly funny, and supremely clever novel from one of our most distinctive voices in the English language. The year is 1970, and Keith Nearing, a twenty-year-old literature student, is spending his summer vacation in a castle on a mountainside in Italy. The Sexual Revolution is in full-swing--a historical moment of unprecedented opportunity--and Keith and his friends are immediately caught up in its chaotic, ecstatic throes. Yet they soon discover a di... View more info

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"Bless Me, Ultima"

By: "Anaya, Rudolfo"

Price: $3.50


Seller ID: 9780446600255

ISBN: 0446600253

Condition: GOOD

Exquisite prose and wondrous storytelling have helped make Rudolfo Anaya the father of Chicano literature in English. Indeed, Anaya's tales fairly shimmer with the haunting beauty and richness of his culture. The winner of the Pen Center West Award for Fiction for his unforgettable novel Alburquerque, Anaya is perhaps best loved for his classic bestseller, Bless Me, Ultima... Antonio Marez is six years old when Ultima comes to stay with his family in New Mexico. She is a... View more info

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The Fixer Upper: A Novel

By: "Andrews, Mary Kay"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Harper Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 9780060837396

ISBN: 006083739X

Condition: GOOD

After her boss is caught in a political scandal, fledgling Washington lobbyist Dempsey Jo Killebrew is left broke, unemployed, and homeless. Out of options, she reluctantly accepts her father's offer to help turn Birdsong--the fading Victorian mansion he recently inherited in Guthrie, Georgia--into a real estate cash cow. But Birdsong turns out to be a moldering Pepto-Bismol-pink dump with duct-taped windows, a driveway full of junk, and a grumpy distant relation who'... View more info

Aucassin et Nicolette: Edition Critique

By: "Anonymous (Jean Dufournet, Ed.)"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Tours, France", 1984

Seller ID: 78P018

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, bright, clean & square. Occasional pencil underlining and a few notes. Medieval French love story of alternating prose and verse in a format described as cantefable. Text in French." View more info


By: "Anouilh, Jean"

Price: $5.95

Publisher: NY, 1969

Seller ID: 78P035

Condition: GOOD+

"Taped spine, creased and yellowed covers. Clean text. Text in French" View more info


By: "Anouilh, Jean"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1968

Seller ID: 7NP011

ISBN: 204000713X

Condition: NEAR FINE

"Tight, bright, clean & square. Slight rubbing to spine hinge. ""Extraits avec illustrations, notes et commentaires"" Text in French" View more info

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Vinegar Hill (Oprah's Book Club)

By: "Ansay, A. Manette"

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Harper Perennial:

Seller ID: 9780380730131

ISBN: 0380730138

Condition: GOOD

In a stark, troubling, yet ultimately triumphant celebration of self-determination, award-winning author A. Manette Ansay re-creates a stifling world of guilty and pain, and the tormented souls who inhabit it. It is 1972 when circumstance carries Ellen Grier and her family back to Holly's Field, Wisconsin. Dutifully accompanying her newly unemployed husband, Ellen has brought her two children into the home of her in-laws on Vinegar Hill--a loveless house suffused with th... View more info

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Blue Water: A Novel

By: "Ansay, A. Manette"

Price: $6.95

Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 9780380732883

ISBN: 0380732882

Condition: GOOD

From New York Times bestselling author A. Manette Ansay comes an unforgettable story of two families united by tragedy -- and one woman's deeply emotional journey toward a choice she'd never thought possible.On an ordinary morning in Fox Harbor, Wisconsin, Meg and Rex Van Dorn's lives are irrevocably altered when a drunk driver -- Meg's onetime best friend, Cindy Ann Kreisler -- slams into the Van Dorns' car, killing their six-year-old son, Evan. As Meg recovers fr... View more info

O Misterio Dos MMM

By: "Anthology (Joao Conde, ed.)"

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "Rio de Janeiro, Brazil", Classicos Brasileiros/Edicoes de Ouro: (Undated)

Seller ID: 88P001

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, bright, clean, slight tilt. Slight edgewear. ""Romance policial escrito por dez dos maior es escritores brasileiros."" Selections by Correa, De Queiroz (Rachel & Dinah), Cardoso, Sales, Amado, Conde, Rosa, Callado, Lessa. Text in Portuguese. 208 pages " View more info

Ten Korean Short Stories

By: "Anthology (Kevin O'Rourke, trans.)"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: 1981

Edition: "(3rd printing, 1990)"

Seller ID: 4-9H014

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new except for owner's name on first title page. ""two generations of Korean short stories, bringing to life the first faltering steps of an ancient land entering the modern age""" View more info


By: "Argueta, Manlio"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780394722160

ISBN: 0394722167

Condition: GOOD

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Pieces of My Sister's Life

By: "Arnold, Elizabeth Joy"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Bantam:

Seller ID: 9780385340656

ISBN: 0385340656

Condition: GOOD

Two sisters who shared everything. One unforgivable moment. And a second chance...There's something to talk about in every chapter of Elizabeth Joy Arnold's poignant, insightful debut novel--the perfect summer read for all those who loved Elisabeth Robinson's "The True and Outstanding Adventures of the Hunt Sisters, "Judy Blume's Summer Sisters," " and Jodi Picoult's "My Sister's Keeper." Once, Kerry and Eve Barnard did everything together: sailing the Block Isla... View more info

Toutes les chances plus une

By: "Arnothy, Christine"

Price: $7.16

Publisher: France, LIVRE DE POCHE: 1980

Seller ID: 67p010

ISBN: 2253027545

Condition: FINE

"As new, unread. Livre de Poche #5564. 381 pg. Text in French." View more info

Lady Oracle

By: "Atwood, Margaret Eleanor"

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Avon Books:

Seller ID: 9780380017997

ISBN: 0380017997

Condition: GOOD

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