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  • A Good Horse (The Horses of Oak Valley Ranch: Book 2)

    By Jane Smiley

    Our Price: $7.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780375862304
    • Publisher: Yearling
    • Published: August 2011
    On her family's California horse ranch in the 1960s, eighth-grader Abby Lovitt faces the possibility of giving up her beloved colt, Jack, when it comes to light that his dam might have been stolen.
  • A Thousand Acres

    By Jane Smiley

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780449907481
    • Publisher: Fawcett Columbine
    • Published: November 1992
    The King Lear story transposed to Zebulon County, Iowa. Winner of both the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the National Book Critics' Circle Award. 371p. Pap.
  • A Year At the Races: Reflections on Horses, Humans, Love, Money, and Luck

    By Jane Smiley

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781400033171
    • Publisher: Anchor Books
    • Published: April 2005
    The author explores the high-stakes world of horse racing, drawing on her knowledge of equine behavior, trainers, veterinarians, and jockeys as she relates the story of two of her own horses as they begin their careers.
  • All-True Travels and Adventures of Lidie Newton

    By Jane Smiley

    Our Price: $8.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780449910832
    • Publisher: Fawcett Books
    • Published: January 1999
    Offers the pre-Civil War memoirs of an abolitionist who in 1855 enters the fray between Kansas free-staters and slave-holding Missourians
  • Duplicate Keys: A Novel

    By Jane Smiley

    Our Price: $6.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780449908792
    • Publisher: Fawcett Columbine
    • Published: September 1993
    Six friends from the Midwest move to New York City with the high hopes of making a big-time splash in the music industry. 306p. Pap.
  • Golden Age: A Novel (Last Hundred Years Trilogy)

    By Jane Smiley

    Our Price: $8.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780307744821
    • Publisher: Anchor
    • Published: June 2016
    A conclusion to the trilogy that began with Some Luck and Early Warning finds a new generation of Langdons tackling the unique economic, social, cultural and political challenges of the 1980s and beyond. By a Pulitzer Prize-winning, best-selling author. Reprint.
  • Good Faith

    By Jane Smiley

    Our Price: $7.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780385721059
    • Publisher: Anchor Books
    • Published: May 2004
    Emerging from an ugly divorce in the early 1980s, real estate salesman Joe Stratford is reluctant to join his friend Marcus in a get-rich-quick scheme and wonders about the advances of a free-spirited married woman. By the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of A Thousand Acres. Reader's Guide available. Reprint. 100,000 first printing.
  • Horse Heaven

    By Jane Smiley

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780375406003
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: April 2000
    Novel about horse racing by the Pulitzer Prize winner.
  • Horse Heaven

    By Jane Smiley

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780449005415
    • Publisher: Ballantine Books
    • Published: February 2001
    A novel set in the world of thoroughbred racing follows a group of trainers, jockeys, and "track brats" on a two-year journey through the racing cycle.
  • Moo

    By Jane Smiley

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780679420231
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: April 1995
    Comic send-up of society with Moo University serving as a microcosm of unleashed desire and consumption... in the wake of the profligate eighties. 414p.
  • Private Life

    By Jane Smiley

    Our Price: $9.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781400040605
    • Publisher: KNOPF
    • Published: May 2010
    Though she was raised to marry, Margaret Mayfield remains single at the age of twenty-seven, making her an old maid in the eyes of her post-Civil War Missouri town. But then she marries Captain Andrew Jackson Jefferson Early, the most famous man in their small town and a decorated naval officer. Soon, Margaret comes to understand that her husband values innovation and scientific discovery over her company, but when personal and national tragedy strikes, Margaret stands by her husband. As the Second World War approaches, Andrew's obsessions become dangerous, and Margaret must make a decision that could alter her life forever. 'Private Life' is a moving novel from award-winning author Jane Smiley.
  • Some Luck (Book 1)

    By Jane Smiley

    Our Price: $8.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780307744807
    • Publisher: Anchor
    • Published: July 2015
    National Book Award NomineeA Best Book of the Year: The Washington Post, NPR, USA Today, San Francisco Chronicle,Financial Times, The Seattle Times, St. Louis Post-Dispatch,BookPage1920, Denby, Iowa: Rosanna and Walter Langdon have just welcomed their firstborn son, Frank, into their family farm. He will be the oldest of five.Each chapter in this extraordinary novel covers a single year, encompassing the sweep of history as the Langdons abide by time-honored values and pass them on to their children. With the country on the cusp of enormous social and economic change through the early 1950s, we watch as the personal and the historical merge seamlessly: one moment electricity is just beginning to power the farm, and the next a son is volunteering to fight the Nazis. Later still, a girl we’d seen growing up now has a little girl of her own. The first volume of an epic trilogy from a beloved writer at the height of her powers,Some Luck starts us on a literary adventure through cycles of birth and death, passion and betrayal that will span a century in America.
  • The Age of Grief

    By Jane Smiley

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780394558486
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: August 1987
    Stories and a novella.
  • The All-True Travels and Adventures of Lidie Newton

    By Jane Smiley

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780679450740
    • Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
    • Published: April 1998
    Set in the 1850s, the novel heads into the maelstrom of 'Bloody Kansas,' where slaveholding Missourians clash with Free Staters, where Lidie becomes even more fervently abolitionist than her husband. When murder invades her own intimate circle, she becomes an abolitionist spy in slave territory. 452p.
  • The Best American Short Stories 1995 (Best American Short Stories)

    By Jane Smiley

    Our Price: $6.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780395711798
    • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
    • Published: November 1995
    Presents a collection of stories selected from magazines in the United States and Canada

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