All Dogs Are Blue

All Dogs Are Blue

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ISBN Code : 9781908276209
Book Author : Rodrigo de Souza Leao
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Total Pages : 578

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Rodrigo de Souza Leao is an exceptional author and has had a major impact on contemporary Brazilian literature.�Paulo ScottAll Dogs are Blue is a scurrilously funny tale of life in a Rio insane asylum. Its raw style and comic inventiveness signal a major voice in Brazilian literature. Sadly the author died, aged forty-three, soon after it was published in 2008.Due to his

The Robber Bride

The Robber Bride

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ISBN Code : 9780385260084
Book Author : Margaret Atwood
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Total Pages : 306

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From the extraordinary imagination of Margaret Atwood, author of the bestselling The Handmaids Tale and Cats Eye, comes her most intricate and subversive novel yet.Roz, Charis, and Tony--war babies all--share a wound, and her name is Zenia. Zenia is beautiful and smart and hungry, by turns manipulative and vulnerable, needy and ruthless, the turbulent center of her own n

The Still Point

The Still Point

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ISBN Code : 9781846272295
Book Author : Amy Sackville
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Total Pages : 594

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At the turn of the twentieth century, Arctic explorer Edward Mackley sets out to reach the North Pole and vanishes into the icy landscape without a trace. He leaves behind a young wife, Emily, who awaits his return for decades, her dreams and devotion gradually freezing into rigid widowhood. A hundred years later, on a sweltering mid-summers day, Edwards great-grand-niec

All the Kings Men

All the Kings Men

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ISBN Code : 9780156047623
Book Author : Robert Penn Warren
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Total Pages : 209

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Winner of the 1947 Pulitzer Prize, All the Kings Men is one of the most famous and widely read works in American fiction. Its original publication by Harcourt catapulted author Robert Penn Warren to fame and made the novel a bestseller for many seasons. Set in the 1930s, it traces the rise and fall of demagogue Willie Stark, a fictional Southern politician who resembles t

Bogota: A Novel

Bogota: A Novel

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ISBN Code : 9780810152304
Book Author : Alan Grostephan
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Total Pages : 509

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In Bogota, a taut, moving novel set in present-day Colombia, Wilfredo decides to uproot his family from their small town, where his ferry service on the river subjects him to the gruesome errands demanded by the local paramilitary. Moving in with relatives in a slum in Bogota, the family tries desperately to achieve the smallest measure of comfort and hope in a world of al

The Lost Daughter Collective

The Lost Daughter Collective

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ISBN Code : 9781941088739
Book Author : Lindsey Drager
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Total Pages : 222

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Using bedtime stories as cautionary tales, a Wrist Scholar relays the story of a fabled group of fathers coping with dead and missing daughters. When the girl sacrifices everything to send a final message to her father through her art and one lost girl is revealed to be not dead or missing but a daughter who has transitioned into a son, fathers are faced with the reality t

The God Who Begat a Jackal: A Novel

The God Who Begat a Jackal: A Novel

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ISBN Code : 9780312287016
Book Author : Nega Mezlekia
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Total Pages : 483

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A Library Journal Best BookNega Mezlekias memoir Notes from the Hyenas Belly was described in the New York Times Book Review as the most riveting book about Ethiopia since Ryszard Kapuscinskis literary allegory The Emperor and the most distinguished African literary memoir since Soyinkas Ake appeared 20 years ago. Mezlekia now offers a first novel steeped in African

Ratners Star

Ratners Star

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ISBN Code : 9780394744957
Book Author : Don DeLillo
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Total Pages : 487

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One of DeLillos first novels, Ratners Star follows Billy, the genius adolescent, who is recruited to live in obscurity, underground, as he tries to help a panel of estranged, demented, and yet lovable scientists communicate with beings from outer space. It is a mix of quirky humor, science, mathematical theories, as well as the complex emotional distance and sadness peop

Adulterio

Adulterio

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ISBN Code : 9781101872222
Book Author : Paulo Coelho
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Total Pages : 598

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Quiero cambiar. Necesito cambiar�. Yo no soy asi, pero poco a poco estoy perdiendo el contacto conmigo misma.Adulterio, la provocativa nueva novela de Paulo Coelho, explora el verdadero significado de como llevar una vida plena y feliz. ?Como podemos equilibrar lo cotidiano con el deseo de algo nuevo?Para todos los que la conocen, Linda lleva una vida sacada de un cuento d

Giovannis Room

Giovannis Room

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ISBN Code : 9781101907740
Book Author : James Baldwin
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Total Pages : 334

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James Baldwin�s groundbreaking novel about love and the fear of love is set among the bohemian bars and nightclubs of 1950s Paris.David is a young American expatriate who has just proposed marriage to his girlfriend, Hella. While she is away on a trip, David meets a bartender named Giovanni to whom he is drawn in spite of himself. Soon the two are spending the night in Gio

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