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Push: A Novel

By: Sapphire

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780679766759

ISBN: 0679766758

Condition: GOOD

"Push: Based on the Novel by Sapphire," directed by Lee Daniels and written by Damien Paul GRAND JURY PRIZE and AUDIENCE AWARD winner at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival Relentless, remorseless, and inspirational, this "horrific, hope-filled story" (Newsday) is certain to haunt a generation of readers. Precious Jones, 16 years old and pregnant by her father with her second child, meets a determined and highly radical teacher who takes her on a journey of transformation and redemption. View more info

De Wereld een Dansfeest

By: Schendel; Arthur Van

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Amsterdam; Holland, c1938

Edition: "(Zevende druck, 1969)"

Seller ID: 09P022

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, tanned pages, bright cover, clean, square. Faint wear to edges and 1 tiny chip on top edge of cover. 185 pages. ""De wereld een dansfeest is een zogenaamde raamvertelling: in 19 hoofdstukken komen 19 uitmuntend getypeerde personen aan het woord, waardoor ieder hoofdstuk een eigen toon heeft gekregen..."" Text in Dutch." View more info

The Red Wheelbarrow 1989-1990

By: Schneier & Baker (ed.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1990

Seller ID: 2NH002

Condition: VERY GOOD-

"Tight, bright, clean interior, faint age soil to exterior, square. Faint wear to spine ends and 1 cover corner. Literary journal of Bucknell University - Poetry, short stories, photos, drawings." View more info

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Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

By: Shaffer & Barrows

Price: $3.50

Publisher: DIAL PR:

Seller ID: 9780385341004

ISBN: 0385341008

Condition: GOOD

January 1946: writer Juliet Ashton receives a letter from a stranger, a founding member of the Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society. And so begins a remarkable tale of the island of Guernsey during the German occupation, and of a society as extraordinary as its name. View more info

Le Bachelier

By: Valles

Price: $4.46

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1970

Seller ID: 67p017

Condition: VERY GOOD

"As new except for faint edge wear but has occasional underlining and notes inside back cover. ""Chronologie et preface par Emilien Carassus"" Text in French." View more info

Let the Northern Lights Erase Your Name

By: Vendela Vida

Price: $8.25

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd:

Seller ID: 9781554681686

ISBN: 1554681685

Condition: GOOD

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Oeuvres Philosophiques

By: Voltaire

Price: $6.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1934

Edition: (15e)

Seller ID: 77P018

Condition: GOOD

"Tight, yellowed, clean for age, faint curl. Rips on spine ends & ripped hinge. ""Classiques Larousse"" Text in French." View more info


By: Voltaire

Price: $4.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1968

Seller ID: 78P033

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, bright, faint age soil to exterior, a few underlinings and notes inside, faint curl. 144 pages. ""Edition abregee"" Text in French." View more info

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Crossing to Safety (Modern Library Classics)

By: Wallace Earle Stegner

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Modern Library:

Seller ID: 9780375759314

ISBN: 037575931X

Condition: GOOD

Introduction by Terry Tempest WilliamsAfterword by T. H. Watkins Called a "magnificently crafted story . . . brimming with wisdom" by Howard Frank Mosher in "The Washington Post Book World, Crossing to Safety" has, since its publication in 1987, established itself as one of the greatest and most cherished American novels of the twentieth century. Tracing the lives, loves, and aspirations of two couples who move between Vermont and Wisconsin, it is a work of quiet majesty, deep compassion, and powerful insight into the alchemy of friendship and marriage. View more info

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"So Long, See You Tomorrow"

By: William Maxwell

Price: $6.45

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780679767206

ISBN: 0679767207

Condition: very good

In this magically evocative novel, William Maxwell explores the enigmatic gravity of the past, which compels us to keep explaining it even as it makes liars out of us every time we try. On a winter morning in the 1920s, a shot rings out on a farm in rural Illinois. A man named Lloyd Wilson has been killed. And the tenuous friendship between two lonely teenagers--one privileged yet neglected, the other a troubled farm boy--has been shattered.Fifty years later, one of those boys--now a grown man--tries to reconstruct the events that led up to the murder. In doing so, he is inevitably drawn back ... View more info