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Purple Hibiscus

By: "Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi"

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Algonquin Books:

Seller ID: 9781616202415

ISBN: 1616202416

Condition: NEW


Fifteen-year-old Kambili and her older brother Jaja lead a privileged life in Enugu, Nigeria. They live in a beautiful house, with a caring family, and attend an exclusive missionary school. They're completely shielded from the troubles of the world. Yet, as Kambili reveals in her tender-voiced account, things are less perfect than they appear. Although her Papa is generous and well respected, he is fanatically religious and tyrannical at home a home that is silent and suffocating.As the country begins to fall apart under a military coup, Kambili and Jaja are sent to their aunt, a universit... View more info

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The Thing About Jellyfish

By: "Benjamin, Ali"

Price: $8.99

Publisher: "Little, Brown Books for Young Readers":

Seller ID: 9780316380843

ISBN: 0316380849

Condition: NEW


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Fahrenheit 451: A Novel

By: "Bradbury, Ray"

Price: $15.99

Publisher: Simon & Schuster:

Seller ID: 9781982102609

ISBN: 1982102608

Condition: NEW


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The Da Vinci Code

By: "Brown, Dan"

Price: $7.45

Publisher: Anchor:

Seller ID: 9780307277671

ISBN: 0307277674

Condition: GOOD


An ingenious code hidden in the works of Leonardo da Vinci.A desperate race through the cathedrals and castles of Europe.An astonishing truth concealed for centuries . . . unveiled at last.While in Paris, Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon is awakened by a phone call in the dead of the night. The elderly curator of the Louvre has been murdered inside the museum, his body covered in baffling symbols. As Langdon and gifted French cryptologist Sophie Neveu sort through the bizarre riddles, they are stunned to discover a trail of clues hidden in the works of Leonardo da Vinci--clues vi... View more info

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Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking

By: "Cain, Susan"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Broadway Books:

Seller ID: 9780307352156

ISBN: 0307352153

Condition: GOOD


The book that started the Quiet Revolution At least one-third of the people we know are introverts. They are the ones who prefer listening to speaking; who innovate and create but dislike self-promotion; who favor working on their own over working in teams. It is to introverts--Rosa Parks, Chopin, Dr. Seuss, Steve Wozniak--that we owe many of the great contributions to society. In "Quiet, "Susan Cain argues that we dramatically undervalue introverts and shows how much we lose in doing so. She charts the rise of the Extrovert Ideal throughout the twentieth century and explores how de... View more info

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In Cold Blood

By: "Capote, Truman"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780679745587

ISBN: 0679745580

Condition: very good


National Bestseller On November 15, 1959, in the small town of Holcomb, Kansas, four members of the Clutter family were savagely murdered by blasts from a shotgun held a few inches from their faces. There was no apparent motive for the crime, and there were almost no clues. As Truman Capote reconstructs the murder and the investigation that led to the capture, trial, and execution of the killers, he generates both mesmerizing suspense and astonishing empathy. In Cold Blood is a work that transcends its moment, yielding poignant insights into the nature of American violence. View more info

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In Cold Blood: A True Account of a Multiple Murder and Its Consequences (Modern Library)

By: "Capote, Truman"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Modern Library:

Seller ID: 9780679600237

ISBN: 067960023X

Condition: very good


On November 15, 1959, in the small town of Holcomb, Kansas, four members of the Clutter family were savagely murdered by blasts from a shotgun held a few inches from their faces. There was no apparent motive for the crime, and there were almost no clues. As Truman Capote reconstructs the murder and the investigation that led to the capture, trial, and execution of the killers, he generates both mesmerizing suspense and astonishing empathy. In Cold Blood is a work that transcends its moment, yielding poignant insights into the nature of American violence. "From the Trade Paperback editio... View more info

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Between the World and Me

By: "Coates, Ta-Nehisi"

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Spiegel & Grau:

Seller ID: 9780812993547

ISBN: 0812993543

Condition: very good


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Swimming to Antarctica: Tales of a Long-Distance Swimmer

By: "Cox, Lynne"

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Mariner Books:

Seller ID: 9780156031301

ISBN: 0156031302

Condition: very good


Now in paperback, with photos and maps added especially for this new edition, here is the acclaimed life story of a woman whose drive and determination inspire everyone she touches. Lynne Cox started swimming almost as soon as she could walk. By age sixteen, she had broken all records for swimming the English Channel. Her daring eventually led her to the Bering Strait, where she swam five miles in thirty-eight-degree water in just a swimsuit, cap, and goggles. In between those accomplishments, she became the first to swim the Strait of Magellan, narrowly escaped a shark attack off the Cape... View more info

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The Red Badge of Courage and Selected Short Fiction (Barnes & Noble Classics)

By: "Crane, Stephen"

Price: $2.45

Publisher: Barnes & Noble Classics:

Seller ID: 9781593081195

ISBN: 1593081197

Condition: GOOD


"The Red Badge of Courage and Selected Short Fiction," by Stephen Crane, is part of the ""Barnes & Noble Classics" "series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted extras. Here are some of the remarkable features of "Barnes & Noble Classics": All editions are beautifully designed and are printed to superior specifications; some include illustrations of historical interest. "Barnes & Noble Classics "pulls together a constellation of influences--biographical, hi... View more info

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The Miseducation of Cameron Post

By: "Danforth, Emily M."

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Balzer + Bray:

Seller ID: 9780062020574

ISBN: 0062020579

Condition: NEW


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What is the What

By: "Eggers, Dave"

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780307385901

ISBN: 0307385906

Condition: NEW


"New York Times Notable Book New York Times Bestseller What Is the What" is the epic novel based on the life of Valentino Achak Deng who, along with thousands of other children --the so-called Lost Boys--was forced to leave his village in Sudan at the age of seven and trek hundreds of miles by foot, pursued by militias, government bombers, and wild animals, crossing the deserts of three countries to find freedom. When he finally is resettled in the United States, he finds a life full of promise, but also heartache and myriad new challenges. Moving, suspenseful, and unexpectedly fun... View more info

The House Of The Scorpion

By: "Farmer, Nancy"

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Atheneum Books:

Seller ID: 9780439579292

ISBN: 0439579295

Condition: very good


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The House of the Scorpion

By: "Farmer, Nancy"

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers:

Seller ID: 9780689852237

ISBN: 0689852231

Condition: GOOD


This modern classic takes on an iron-fisted drug lord, clones bred for their organs, and what it means to be human. Winner of the National Book Award as well as Newbery and Printz Honors. Matteo Alacran was not born; he was harvested. His DNA came from El Patron, lord of a country called Opium a strip of poppy fields lying between the United States and what was once called Mexico. Matt s first cell split and divided inside a petri dish. Then he was placed in the womb of a cow, where he continued the miraculous journey from embryo to fetus to baby. He is a boy now, but most consider him a mo... View more info

"3 Famous SHort Novels - The Bear, Old Man, & Spotted Horses"

By: "Faulkner, William"

Price: $1.00

Seller ID: 281BPB1001358

ISBN: 281BPB1001358

Condition: GOOD


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Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI

By: "Grann, David"

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780307742483

ISBN: 0307742482

Condition: NEW


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Looking for Alaska

By: "GREEN, JOHN"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Speak:

Seller ID: 9780142402511

ISBN: 0142402516

Condition: GOOD


The award-winning, genre-defining debut from #1 bestselling author of The Fault in Our Stars Winner of the Michael L. Printz Award"Los Angeles Times "Book Prize Finalist"New York Times "bestseller Before. Miles "Pudge" Halter is done with his safe life at home. His whole life has been one big non-event, and his obsession with famous last words has only made him crave "the Great Perhaps" even more (Francois Rabelais, poet). He heads off to the sometimes crazy and anything-but-boring world of Culver Creek Boarding School, and his life becomes the opposite of safe. Because down ... View more info

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The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway: The Finca Vigia Edition

By: "Hemingway, Ernest"

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Scribner:

Seller ID: 9780684843322

ISBN: 0684843323

Condition: NEW


THE ONLY COMPLETE COLLECTION BY THE NOBEL PRIZE-WINNING AUTHOR In this definitive collection of Ernest Hemingway's short stories, readers will delight in the author's most beloved classics such as ""The Snows of Kilimanjaro," "Hills Like White Elephants,"" and ""A Clean, Well-Lighted Place,"" and will discover seven new tales published for the first time in this collection. For Hemingway fans "The Complete Short Stories" is an invaluable treasury. View more info

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"Kite Runner, The"

By: "Hosseini, Khaled"

Price: $7.00

Seller ID: 9781594480003

ISBN: 1594480001

Condition: GOOD


The "New York Times" bestseller and international classic loved by millions of readers. The unforgettable, heartbreaking story of the unlikely friendship between a wealthy boy and the son of his father's servant, "The Kite Runner" is a beautifully crafted novel set in a country that is in the process of being destroyed. It is about the power of reading, the price of betrayal, and the possibility of redemption; and an exploration of the power of fathers over sons--their love, their sacrifices, their lies. A sweeping story of family, love, and friendship told against the devastatin... View more info

The Invention of Wings India Only

By: "Kidd, Sue Monk"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Tinder Press:

Seller ID: 9781472221896

Condition: GOOD


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