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  • 1984

    By George Orwell

    Our Price: $8.95
    • Format: Mass Market
    • ISBN-13: 9780451524935
    • Publisher: Signet Classics
    • Published: July 1950
    The year 1984 has come and gone...on. This 'chilling, absorbing, satirical, momentous, prophetic & terrifying' novel of the human political condition - a blueprint for nightmare - remains indelibly the memoryhole into which political humanity sinks, sentence by sentence. First published in 1949. With a Selected Bibliography. 226p.
  • A Fine Balance

    By Rohinton Mistry

    Our Price: $8.50 - $15.30
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781400030651
    • Publisher: Vintage International
    • Published: March 1997
    An Oprah's Book Club selection. Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize in Fiction, the Giller Prize, and the Commonwealth Prize as well as a Booker Prize finalist. Set in India in 1975 in an unnamed city by the sea during thetime of a government-declared State of Emergency, four strangers are thrust together to share an uncertain future,in a novel that boldly captures the cruelty and corruption, dignity and heroism, of India. 603p. Pap.
  • A Room of One's Own & Three Guineas (Vintage Classics)

    By Virginia Woolf

    Our Price: $6.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780099734314
    • Publisher: Vintage
    • Published: September 1996
  • A Thousand Splendid Suns

    By Khaled Hosseini

    Our Price: $16.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781594483851
    • Publisher: Riverhead Books
    • Published: November 2008
    In the follow-up to his acclaimed debut novel, 'The Kite Runner' (also a major motion picture), Khaled Hosseini returns to the war-torn streets of his Afghanistan homeland through the story of Mariam and Laila, two wives in a polygamous marriage who live under the scrutiny of Afghani custom and law. A #1 New York Times bestseller. 432p.
  • Americanah

    By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

    Our Price: $14.40
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780307455925
    • Publisher: Anchor Books
    • Published: March 2014
    Separated by differing ambitions after falling in love in occupied Nigeria, beautiful Ifemelu experiences triumph and defeat in America, while Obinze endures an undocumented status in London until the pair is reunited in their homeland fifteen years later.
  • Between the World and Me

    By Ta-Nehisi Coates

    Our Price: $12.50 - $22.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780812993547
    • Publisher: Spiegel & Grau
    • Published: July 2015
    Told through the author's own evolving understanding of the subject over the course of his life comes a bold and personal investigation into America's racial history and its contemporary echoes. Illustrations. Tour.
  • Charlotte's Web

    By E.B. White

    Our Price: $8.99
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780061124952
    • Publisher: HarperCollins
    • Published: May 2006
  • Ender's Game (Definitive Edition)

    By Orson Scott Card

    Our Price: $7.19
    • Format: Mass Market
    • ISBN-13: 9780812550702
    • Publisher: TOR
    • Published: July 1994
    Based on a once-removed extrapolation of ideas (by way of Isaac Asimov's Foundation trilogy) to be found in Gibbon's Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire - mainly, that history is shaped by the use of power - the earth is under attack and the survival of the human species depends on a military genius who can defeat the alien 'buggers.' Recruited for military training, Andrew 'Ender' Wiggin's childhood ends the moment he enters his new home: Battle School. A Hugo Award-winner in the author's definitive edition. 324p.
  • Feminist Theory: From Margin to Center

    By bell hooks

    Our Price: $29.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781138821668
    • Publisher: Routledge
    • Published: October 2014
  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter: Book 1)

    By J.K. Rowling

    Our Price: $12.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780545582889
    • Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
    • Published: August 2013
    Also published as Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.
  • I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

    By Maya Angelou

    Our Price: $7.19
    • Format: Mass Market
    • ISBN-13: 9780345514400
    • Publisher: N/A
    • Published: April 2009
    A black woman recalls the anguish of her childhood in Arkansas and her adolescence in northern slums.
  • Interpreter of Maladies: Stories

    By Jhumpa Lahiri

    Our Price: $7.50 - $13.45
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780395927205
    • Publisher: Mariner Books / Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
    • Published: June 1999
    A debut volume of stories imbued with sensual details of Indian culture, and that ranges from India to New England. The title story selected for both the O. Henry Award & The Best American Short Stories. Winner of the 2000 PulitzerPrize for fiction and the PEN/Hemingway Award. 198p.
  • James and the Giant Peach

    By Roald Dahl

    Our Price: $7.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780142410363
    • Publisher: Puffin Books
    • Published: August 2007
    When James drops magic crystals by the peach tree, the top peach starts growing, and before long, it's as big as a house, with a secret entranceway. Color illus. 160p. (Ages: 7+).
  • Love in the Time of Cholera

    By Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Our Price: $14.40
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780307389732
    • Publisher: Vintage International
    • Published: 2003
    In their youth, Florentino Ariza and Fermina Daza fall passionately in love. When Fermina eventually chooses to marry a wealthy, well-born doctor, Florentino is devasted, but he is a romantic. As he rises in his business career he whiles away the years in 622 affairs - yet he reserves his heart for Fermina. Her husband dies at last, and Florentino purposefully attends the funeral. Fifty-one years, nine months, and four days after he first declared his love for Fermina, he will do so again. 348p.
  • Matilda

    By Roald Dahl

    Our Price: $7.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780142425381
    • Publisher: Puffin
    • Published: February 2013
    A 25th anniversary collector's edition of the popular classic by the award-winning late author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory follows the story of an exceptional little girl whose lazy parents dismiss her as a nuisance and who discovers in the wake of a cruel headmistress's bullying that she has a remarkable power with which to avenge herself.

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