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Une saison dans la vie d'Emmanuel

By: "Blais, Marie-Clare"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Montreal, QUE", 1980

Seller ID: 7NP012

ISBN: 276040059X

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new, unread but has a hinge crease on front cover. ""Oreface d'Edmund Wilson"" ""Prix Medicis 1966; Prix France-Quebec 1966; Prix David 1983"" Text in French." View more info

Biting the Apple

By: "Bledsoe, Lucy Jane"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Carroll & Graf Pub:

Seller ID: 9780786719273

Condition: GOOD

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Girl Anatomy: A Novel

By: "Bloom, Rebecca"

Price: $6.45

Publisher: William Morrow:

Seller ID: 9780060936808

ISBN: 0060936800

Condition: GOOD

The hip and heart-warming story of what it means to be a girl and what it takes to become a woman.When Lilly's best friend, Maya, gets engaged, the tenuous peace treaty Lilly thought she had finally established with her perennially single self shows itself to be as long-lasting as shoulder pads and frozen yoghurt. Wavering wildly between ecstasy and envy, serial dater and retail-therapy shopper, Lilly vows to get her life together.While sipping lattes from the Coffee Bean and planning forever with Maya, Lilly embarks on an uproariously comical and strikingly poignant ride of transform... View more info

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Those Who Save Us

By: "Blum, Jenna"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt:

Seller ID: 9780156031660

ISBN: 0156031663

Condition: very good

For fifty years, Anna Schlemmer has refused to talk about her life in Germany during World War II. Her daughter, Trudy, was only three when she and her mother were liberated by an American soldier and went to live with him in Minnesota. Trudy's sole evidence of the past is an old photograph: a family portrait showing Anna, Trudy, and a Nazi officer, the Obersturmfuhrer of Buchenwald. Driven by the guilt of her heritage, Trudy, now a professor of German history, begins investigating the past and finally unearths the dramatic and heartbreaking truth of her mother's life. Combining a pass... View more info

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Smart Women

By: "Blume, Judy"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Pocket:

Seller ID: 9780671727581

ISBN: 0671727583

Condition: GOOD

Come back to the eighties in Boulder, Colorado. Soak in a hot tub. Concentrate on your career. Try to forget your divorce. Never mind that your teenage children find you hopeless. Try falling in love again...this time for real. Some things never change. View more info

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Summer Sisters

By: "Blume, Judy"

Price: $3.75

Publisher: BANTAM DELL:

Seller ID: 9780440226437

ISBN: 0440226430

Condition: GOOD

In the summer of 1977, Victoria Leonard's world changed forever--when Caitlin Somers chose her as a friend. Dazzling, reckless Caitlin welcomed Vix into the heart of her sprawling, eccentric family, opening doors to a world of unimaginable privilege, sweeping her away to vacations on Martha's Vineyard, a magical, wind-blown island where two friends became summer sisters. . . . Now, years later, Vix is working in New York City. Caitlin is getting married on the Vineyard. And the early magic of their long, complicated friendship has faded. But Caitlin has begged Vix to come to her wedding, t... View more info

In the Unlikely Event: A Novel

By: "Blume, Judy"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9781101873984

Condition: GOOD

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Water Witches

By: "Bohjalian, Chris"

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Touchstone:

Seller ID: 9780684826127

ISBN: 0684826127

Condition: GOOD

Set in the Vermont countryside, "Water Witches" is a tale of the clash between progress and tradition, science and magic. In the midst of a nightmarish New England drought, cynical ski industry lobbyist Scottie Winston is trying to get a large ski resort the permits it needs to tap already beleaguered rivers for snow. His wife, his little girl, and his sister-in-law -- dowsers or "water witches" all -- hope to stop him, however, in this gentle, comic, life-affirming novel. View more info

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Before You Know Kindness

By: "Bohjalian, Chris"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9781400031658

ISBN: 1400031656

Condition: GOOD

Chris Bohjalian, bestselling author of Midwives, presents his most ambitious and multi-layered novel to date--examining wildly divisive issues in today's America with his trademark emotional heft and spellbinding storytelling skill.On a balmy July night in New Hampshire a shot rings out in a garden, and a man falls to the ground, terribly wounded. The wounded man is Spencer McCullough, the shot that hit him was fired-accidentally?-by his adolescent daughter Charlotte. With this shattering moment of violence, Chris Bohjalian launches the best kind of literate page-turner: suspenseful, wryly fun... View more info

The Double Bind (Vintage Contemporaries)

By: "Bohjalian, Chris"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9781400031665

Condition: GOOD

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By: "Bond, Cynthia"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Hogarth:

Seller ID: 9780804188241

ISBN: 0804188246

Condition: GOOD

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Vertebracion de Ideas (Cursillo de Cristiandad)

By: "Bonnin, Vadell, Forteza"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Mexico, 1965

Edition: (Primera edicion)

Seller ID: 7DP036

Condition: VERY GOOD-

"Tight, slight page yellowing, clean except for light age soil to exterior page edges. Rubbing to edges. Slight bump at bottom corner. Owner's name on title page. Book on creativity and generation of ideas. Text in Spanish. La unión es apretado. la página son ligeramente amarillo. Las páginas son limpia, excepto por los suelos edad de la luz en los bordes exteriores de página. Frotar con bordes. Topetón leve en la esquina inferior. Nombre del propietario de la página del título. Texto en español. El libro contiene injertos de ideas vivas capaces de avivar, si se ensamblan adecuada... View more info

Virgin Fiction 2

By: "Books, Rob Weisbach"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Harper Perennial:

Seller ID: 9780688170141

Condition: GOOD

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Convince Them in 90 Seconds or Less: Make Instant Connections That Pay Off in Business and in Life

By: "Boothman, Nicholas"

Price: $6.45

Publisher: Workman Publishing Company:

Seller ID: 9780761158554

ISBN: 0761158553

Condition: GOOD

"Now in paperback, revised throughout, with a timely new chapter and title "The original "How to Connect in Business in 90 Seconds or Less" received praise such as: "Nick Boothman's brilliant stroke is to guarantee that within the first 90 seconds of meeting someone you'll be communicating like old trusted friends. But he doesn t stop there. This book shows how to turn those instant connections into long-lasting, productive business relationships." Marty Edelston, publisher, "BottomLine/Personal." And: "Success in business depends on effectively communicating ideas, at least as much as thi... View more info

Les Chroniqueurs du Moyen Age (extraits I)

By: "Bossaut, Andre (ed.)"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, 1941

Seller ID: 21P011

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new, unread, but has age toning of pages and covers. Unique US printing done during WWII. Selected texts with resume, information and selections from: G. de Villehardouin, Robert de Clari, Vie de Guillaune le Marechal, Le Menestrel de Reims, Grandes Chroniques de France, Jean de Joinville, Chronique Rimee de Geoffrey de Paris. 104 pages. Text in Franch." View more info

Chroniqueurs Francais du Moyen Age - II

By: "Bossuat, Andre (ed.)"

Price: $11.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1937

Edition: (7e tirage)

Seller ID: 21P010

Condition: VERY GOOD-

"Tight, age tanned, clean interior, light age soil to exterior, light curl. Selected texts with resume, information and selections from: Jean de Bel, Jean Froissart, Cuvelier, Le Journal d'Un Bourgeois de Paris, Enguerrand de Monstrelet, Georges Chastellain, Olivier de la Marche, Phillippe de Commynes. 127 pages. Text in French." View more info

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Apart at the Seams (Cobbled Court Quilts)

By: "Bostwick, Marie"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Kensington:

Seller ID: 9780758269300

ISBN: 0758269307

Condition: GOOD

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Mystery Ride

By: "Boswell, Robert"

Price: $6.50

Publisher: PerfectBound:

Seller ID: 9780060975852

ISBN: 0060975857

Condition: GOOD

A thoughtful, funny, and penetrating portrait of a modern American family that explores the breaches and bonds between husbands and wives, parents and children--and introduces one of the most incorrigible and affecting teenagers since Holden Caulfield. View more info

The Geography of Desire

By: "Boswell, Robert, Boswell, Robert"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Perennial:

Seller ID: 9780060975876

ISBN: 0060975873

Condition: GOOD

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La Tragedie au XVI Siecle - extraits de pieces

By: "Boulle, Jean (Ed.)"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1948

Edition: (2e tirage)

Seller ID: 21P008

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Tight, age tanned, clean interior, light age soil to exterior. Selected texts from the 1506-1608 chronology with resume, information and selections from:Theodore de Beze, Etienne Jodelle, Louis Demasures, Jacques Grevin, Jean de la Taille, Robert Garnier, and Antoine de Montchretien. 146 pages. Text in French." View more info