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Cat's Eye

By: "Atwood, Margaret"

Price: $1.50

Seller ID: 9780553282474

ISBN: 0553282476

Condition: GOOD

With more than 700,000 copies in print, Cat's Eye, first published in 1989, was a national bestseller. It is the stow of Elaine Risley, a controversial painter who returns to the city of her youth for a retrospective of her art. Engulfed by vivid images of the past, she reminisces about a trio of girls who initiated her into the fierce politics of childhood and its secret world of friendship, longing, and betrayal. Elaine must come to terms with her own identity as a dau... View more info

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The Handmaid's Tale

By: "Atwood, Margaret"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Fawcett:

Seller ID: 9780449212608

ISBN: 0449212602

Condition: GOOD

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Oryx and Crake (MaddAddam Trilogy)

By: "Atwood, Margaret"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Anchor:

Seller ID: 9780385721677

ISBN: 0385721676

Condition: GOOD

Oryx and Crake is at once an unforgettable love story and a compelling vision of the future. Snowman, known as Jimmy before mankind was overwhelmed by a plague, is struggling to survive in a world where he may be the last human, and mourning the loss of his best friend, Crake, and the beautiful and elusive Oryx whom they both loved. In search of answers, Snowman embarks on a journey-with the help of the green-eyed Children of Crake-through the lush wilderness that was so... View more info

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Cooking for Picasso: A Novel

By: "Aubray, Camille"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books:

Seller ID: 9780399177668

ISBN: 0399177663

Condition: GOOD

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Invisible: A Novel

By: "Auster, Paul"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Picador:

Seller ID: 9780312429829

ISBN: 0312429827

Condition: GOOD

Sinuously constructed in four interlocking parts, Paul Auster's fifteenth novel opens in New York City in the spring of 1967, when twenty-year-old Adam Walker, an aspiring poet and student at Columbia University, meets the enigmatic Frenchman Rudolf Born and his silent and seductive girfriend, Margot. Before long, Walker finds himself caught in a perverse triangle that leads to a sudden, shocking act of violence that will alter the course of his life.Three differen... View more info

La vouivre

By: "Ayme, Marcel"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", ©1945

Edition: (reprint 1977)

Seller ID: 01P007

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Tight, yellowed, clean interior, light age soil to exterior, faint flare to front cover. Slight wear to spine surface. ""Derriere la vipere apparut une fille jeune, d'un corps robuste, d'une demarche fiere."" 251 pages. Text in French." View more info

Mala Yerba / Esa Sangre (Coleccion Popular #106)

By: "Azuela, Mariano"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Mexico, 1958

Edition: "(reprint, 1979)"

Seller ID: 17P008

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new, appears unread but has faint bump to bottom corner. ""de muy distintas epocas son estas dos obras de Mariano Azuela…aparecio en las postrimerias del regimen porfirista, y constituye una imagen de la situcion en que se encontraban los trabajadores dle campo respecto de los duenos de las haciendas..."" Text in Spanish. 226 pages." View more info

The Invitation to Learning Reader: From Prison and Exile (No. 24 - Vol.6 No. 4)

By: "Backlund, Ralph"

Price: $8.06

Publisher: NY, 1957

Seller ID: 67T016

Condition: FINE

"As new. ""discussions of great books and significant ideas as broadcast weekly on the CBS Radio Network.""" View more info

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Britt-Marie Was Here: A Novel

By: "Backman, Fredrik"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Washington Square Press:

Seller ID: 9781501142543

ISBN: 1501142542

Condition: GOOD

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"Every Man for Himself (Bainbridge, Beryl)"

By: "Bainbridge, Beryl"

Price: $5.45

Publisher: Carroll & Graf:

Seller ID: 9780786704675

ISBN: 0786704675

Condition: GOOD

The sinking of the world's greatest luxury liner, the invincible and magnificent S. S. Titanic, has captured people's attention ever since that tragic April night in 1912, when 1500 people lost their lives. And no one has better dramatized this memorable event than Beryl Bainbridge in her latest novel. View more info

The Mezzanine

By: "Baker, Nicholson"

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780679725763

ISBN: 0679725768

Condition: GOOD

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One Summer

By: "Baldacci, David"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing:

Seller ID: 9780446583152

ISBN: 0446583154

Condition: very good

From #1 "New York Times" bestselling author David Baldacci comes a moving family drama about learning to love again after heartbreak and loss. ONE SUMMER It's almost Christmas, but there is no joy in the house of terminally ill Jack and his family. With only a short time left to live, he spends his last days preparing to say goodbye to his devoted wife, Lizzie, and their three children. Then, unthinkably, tragedy strikes again: Lizzie is killed in a car accident.... View more info

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"Christmas Train, the"

By: "Baldacci, David"

Price: $3.00

Seller ID: 9780446615754

ISBN: 0446615757

Condition: GOOD

This edition of the "New York Times" bestseller--a heartwarming tale of humor, romance, and mystery by the bestselling author of "Split Second"--includes the brand-new short story, "Waiting for Santa.""Baldacci whips up a pleasant holiday confection."--"People." View more info

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Off the Menu

By: "Ballis, Stacey"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Berkley Trade:

Seller ID: 9780425247662

ISBN: 042524766X

Condition: GOOD

As the executive culinary assistant to celebrity Chicago chef Patrick Conlon, Alana Ostermann works behind the scenes--and that's just the way she likes it. But with developing recipes for Patrick's cookbooks, training his sous chefs, picking out the perfect birthday gifts for his ex-mother-in-law, and dealing with the fallout from his romantic escapades, she barely has a personal life, much less time to spend with her combo platter of a mutt, Dumpling. Then a fluke... View more info

La duchesse de Langeais/La fille aux yeux d'or

By: "Balzac, Honore de"

Price: $6.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1972

Seller ID: 88P020

ISBN: 2253021008

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, bright, clean, slight curl. 6 pages with underlining. Single crease on cover. Text in French." View more info

Le Pere Goriot

By: "Balzac, Honore de"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1965

Seller ID: 88P021

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new, appears unread but has a small crease on the bottom corner of the front cover. Text in French." View more info

Le pere Goriot (Easy Reader D)

By: "Balzac, Honore de"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Copenhagen, Denmark", ©1971

Seller ID: 8NT024

ISBN: 8742976200

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Tight, bright, clean, square. Tiny bump to one corner. Owners initials. Text in French. Easy Reader D, text in French (fondee sur un vocabulaire de 2500 mots)" View more info

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The Sea

By: "Banville, John"

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9781400097029

ISBN: 1400097029

Condition: GOOD

In this luminous new novel about love, loss, and the unpredictable power of memory, John Banville introduces us to Max Morden, a middle-aged Irishman who has gone back to the seaside town where he spent his summer holidays as a child to cope with the recent loss of his wife. It is also a return to the place where he met the Graces, the well-heeled family with whom he experienced the strange suddenness of both love and death for the first time. What Max comes to understan... View more info

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Elegance of the Hedgehog

By: "Barbery, Muriel"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: EUROPA ED:

Seller ID: 9781933372600

ISBN: 1933372605

Condition: GOOD

The enthralling international bestseller. We are in the center of Paris, in an elegant apartment building inhabited by bourgeois families. Ren?e, the concierge, is witness to the lavish but vacuous lives of her numerous employers. Outwardly she conforms to every stereotype of the concierge: fat, cantankerous, addicted to television. Yet, unbeknownst to her employers, Ren?e is a cultured autodidact who adores art, philosophy, music, and Japanese culture. With humor a... View more info

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"The Shadow and Bone Trilogy Boxed Set: Shadow and Bone, Siege and Storm, Ruin and Rising"

By: "Bardugo, Leigh"

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Square Fish:

Seller ID: 9781250196231

ISBN: 125019623X

Condition: GOOD

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