The Dybbuk in Love

The Dybbuk in Love

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ISBN Code : 9780809550777
Book Author : Sonya Taaffe
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Total Pages : 373

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The color of his eyes had not changed, neither their depth nor their focus; his voice was as relaxed and nasal as the first time he spoke to her in the library. But he was looking through his eyes now, not with them: panes of stonewashed stained glass, and she said, dead-end recognition, Menachem. Something like ice and brandy sunfished up into her throat, sluice and burn

The Square

The Square

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ISBN Code : 9781628970678
Book Author : In-hun Choi
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Total Pages : 590

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This groundbreaking classic of Korean modernism tackles the shattering effect of the division of Korea. Taking place just before the Korean War, it follows its protagonist as he travels to the North hoping to escape what he sees as the repressive right-wing regime in the South...only to find that a different sort of lie reigns in the so-called workers paradise. Implying t

Rodeo Finn

Rodeo Finn

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Book Author : Clare OBeara
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Total Pages : 321

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Finn Dwyer, aged fifteen, is growing up on a dairy farm in Ireland, her thoughts of horses and friendships. When she is challenged in the worst way, she doesnt know how to go forward in life.Summer on her uncles ranch in Arizona with her cousin Sean and a beautiful black mare Juana gives Finn the chance to let go of her unhappiness. Not only does she explore the Sonora

Novels, 1955-1962: Lolita / Pnin / Pale Fire / The Lolita Screenplay

Novels, 1955-1962: Lolita / Pnin / Pale Fire / The Lolita Screenplay

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ISBN Code : 9781883011192
Book Author : Vladimir Nabokov
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Total Pages : 334

Novels, 1955-1962: Lolita / Pnin / Pale Fire / The Lolita Screenplay Book Detail/ Review :

Lolita (1955), Nabokovs single most famous work, is one of the most controversial and widely read books of its time. Funny, satiric, poignant, filled with allusions to earlier American writers, it is the confession of a middle-aged, sophisticated European emigres passionate obsession with a 12-year-old American nymphet, and the story of their wanderings across a late

La Promesa

La Promesa

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Book Author : Silvina Ocampo
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Total Pages : 507

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Billy Budd and Other Stories

Billy Budd and Other Stories

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ISBN Code : 9780140390537
Book Author : Herman Melville
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Total Pages : 292

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Tales of compelling power by one of Americas greatest writersStung by the critical reception and lack of commercial success of his previous two works, Moby-Dick and Pierre, Herman Melville became obsessed with the difficulties of communicating his vision to readers. His sense of isolation lies at the heart of these later works. Billy Budd, Sailor, a classic confrontatio

A Crime in the Family: A World War II Secret Buried in Silence--and My Search for the Truth

A Crime in the Family: A World War II Secret Buried in Silence--and My Search for the Truth

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ISBN Code : 9780306825828
Book Author : Sacha Batthyany
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Total Pages : 287

A Crime in the Family: A World War II Secret Buried in Silence--and My Search for the Truth Book Detail/ Review :

In the spring of 1945, on the Austrian-Hungarian border, not far from the front lines of the advancing Red Army, Countess Margit Batthyany gave a party in her mansion. The war was almost over, and the German aristocrats and SS officers dancing and drinking knew it was lost. Late that night, they walked down to the village, where 180 enslaved Jewish laborers waited, made th

Dodecahedron

Dodecahedron

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ISBN Code : 9780876900857
Book Author : Tom Mallin
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Total Pages : 404

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Sanctuary

Sanctuary

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ISBN Code : 9780307793553
Book Author : William Faulkner
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Total Pages : 404

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A powerful novel examining the nature of evil, informed by the works of T. S. Eliot and Freud, mythology, local lore, and hardboiled detective fiction, Sanctuary is the dark, at times brutal, story of the kidnapping of Mississippi debutante Temple Drake, who introduces her own form of venality into the Memphis underworld where she is being held.

The Love of the Last Tycoon

The Love of the Last Tycoon

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ISBN Code : 9780020199854
Book Author : F. Scott Fitzgerald
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Total Pages : 493

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The Last Tycoon, edited by the renowned literary critic Edmund Wilson, was first published a year after Fitzgeralds death and includes the authors notes and outline for his unfinished literary masterpiece. It is the story of the young Hollywood mogul Monroe Stahr, a character inspired by the life of boy-genius Irving Thalberg, and is an expose of the studio system in its

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