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The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel: A Novel

By: Moggach, Deborah

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Random House Trade Paperbacks: 2012

Edition: First Edition Thus

Our Product Number: 607182

ISBN: 0812982428

Condition: Near Fine


320 pages. When Ravi Kapoor, an overworked London doctor, reaches the breaking point with his difficult father-in-law, he asks his wife: Can t we just send him away somewhere? Somewhere far, far away. His prayer is seemingly answered when Ravi s entrepreneurial cousin sets up a retirement home in India, hoping to re-create in Bangalore an elegant lost corner of England. Several retirees are enticed by the promise of indulgent living at a bargain price, but upon arriving, they are dismayed to find that restoration of the once sophisiticated hotel has stalled, and that such amenities as water an... View more info

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Parnassus on Wheels

By: Morley, Christopher

Price: $4.99

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Melville House Publishing: 2010

Edition: First Edition Thus

Our Product Number: 608610

ISBN: 1935554115

Condition: Near Fine


142 pages View more info

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The Painter of Battles: A Novel

By: Perez-Reverte, Arturo; Peden, Margaret Sayers

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2008

Edition: First US Edition

Our Product Number: 604027

ISBN: 1400065984

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Minimal rubbing. 224 pages. Acclaimed author Arturo Pérez-Reverte has earned a distinguished reputation as a master of the literary thriller with his international bestsellers The Club Dumas and The Queen of the South. Now, in this haunting new work, Pérez-Reverte has written his most accomplished novel to date. The Painter of Battles is a captivating tale of love, war, art, and revenge.Andrés Faulques, a world-renowned war photographer, has retired to a life of solitude on the Spanish coast. On the walls of a tower overlooking the sea, he spends his days painting a huge mura... View more info

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A Twist at the End: A Novel of O. Henry

By: Saylor, Steven

Price: $8.42

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Our Product Number: 607734

ISBN: 0684856816

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Tiny closed tear at back fold of dust jacket. Olive green boards with red spine imprinted with title and author in gold. Full number line 1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2 . 462 pages View more info

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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

By: Shaffer, Mary Ann; Barrows, Annie

Price: $5.61

Publisher: New York, N.Y., Dial Press Trade Paperbacks: 2009.

Our Product Number: 607185

ISBN: 0385341008

Condition: Fine


Includes a Reader's Guide. 290 pages View more info

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The Autograph Man

By: Smith, Zadie

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Vintage: 2003

Our Product Number: 603910

ISBN: 037570387X

Condition: As New


368 pages. Alex-Li Tandem sells autographs. His business is to hunt for names on paper, collect them, sell them, and occasionally fake them—all to give the people what they want: a little piece of Fame. But what does Alex want? Only the return of his father, the end of religion, something for his headache, three different girls, infinite grace, and the rare autograph of forties movie actress Kitty Alexander. With fries.The Autograph Man is a deeply funny existential tour around the hollow trappings of modernity: celebrity, cinema, and the ugly triumph of symbol over exper... View more info

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The Best of Me

By: Sparks, Nicholas

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Grand Central Publishing: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Our Product Number: 608380

ISBN: 0446547654

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Numer written on front pastedown . Green boards with celery green spine imprinted with title and author in black. Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. . 292 pages. Sparks' latest is the heart-rending story of two small-town former high school sweethearts from opposite sides of the tracks. Now middle-aged, they've taken wildly divergent paths, but neither has lived the life they imagined--and neither can forget the passionate first love that forever altered their world. When they are both called back to their hometown for the funeral of their mentor, they will be forced to confront the choice... View more info

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Best Stories from the Texas Storytelling Festival

By: Stewart, Finley

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Little Rock, AR, August House Publishers: 1995

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Our Product Number: 605325

ISBN: 0874834058

Condition: Fine


171 pages. American Storytelling. Tall tales, Southwest humor, and wisdom tales highlight this collection gleaned from one of America's premiere storytelling festivals. Contributors include Jeannine Beekman, Tom McDermott, Jay Stailey, John Henry Faulk, Barbara McBride-Smith, James Ford, Harriet Lewis, Charlotte Byrn, and Allen Wayne Damron. View more info

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Death of the Black-Haired Girl

By: Stone, Robert

Price: $11.75

Publisher: New York, Houghton Mifflin: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Our Product Number: 608559

ISBN: 0618386238

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Protected in a removable Brodart archival cover. Olive boards with black spine imprinted with title and author in silver. Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. . 281 pages View more info

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Novellas and Other Writings

By: Wharton, Edith

Price: $35.50

Publisher: New York, NY, The Library of America: 1990

Our Product Number: 607721

ISBN: 0940450534

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Previous owner's name and address stamp on page after free front endpage and back endpage; price-clipped; embossed with previous owner's seal on front flap and free back end page . Ribbon bookmark. 1137 pages View more info

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The Storied Life of A. J. FiKry

By: Zevin, Gabrielle

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, Algonquin's Books of Chapel Hill: 2014

Our Product Number: 607833

ISBN: 1616204516

Condition: Near Fine


270 pages View more info