Cloud Atlas: A Novel (Paperback)
David Mitchell weaves an amazing tale... combining flat-out adventure, a Nabokovian lore of puzzles, a keen eye for character, and a taste for mind-bending philosophical and scientific speculation...
Cien Anos De Soledad De Gabriel Garcia Marquez Ddi
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For Whom the Bell Tolls (Paperback) | Chapter One Book Store
The story of Robert Jordan, a young American in the International Brigades attached to an antifascist guerilla unit in the mountains of Spain, it tells of loyalty and courage, love and defeat, and the tragic death of an ideal. In his portrayal of Jordan's love for the beautiful Maria and his superb account of El Sordo's last stand, in his brilliant travesty of La Pasionaria and his unwillingness to believe in blind faith...
And the Hippos Were Boiled in Their Tanks | IndieBound.org
Summer of 1944, a shocking murder rocked the fledgling Beats. William S. Burroughs and Jack Kerouac, were inspired by the crime to collaborate on a novel, a hard-boiled tale of bohemian New York during WW2, full of drugs and art, obsession and brutality, with scenes & characters drawn from their own lives. Published after more than 60 years, this is a captivating read & incomparable literary artifact, and a window into the lives and art of two of the 20th century’s most influential writers.
Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls (Hardcover)
A guy walks into a bar car and...From here the story could take many turns. When this guy is David Sedaris, the possibilities are endless, but the result is always the same: he will both delight you with twists of humor and intelligence and leave you deeply moved.
The Casual Vacancy (Hardcover)
Chris Says...Rowling brings her wonderful creative strengths to the wise and touching tale of Pagford... When Barry Fairbrother dies prematurely, the whole town is stunned. But Barry has left vacant a seat on the parish council, setting in motion an election battle that will lay bare the seamier side of Pagford, as dark sides are revealed, passions loosed, locals betrayed and betraying. Make no mistake: this is not Harry Potter...The Casual Vacancy is dark, yes, but decidedly adult.
One of Charles Bukowski's best, this beer-soaked, deliciously degenerate novel follows the wanderings of aspiring writer Henry Chinaski across World War II-era America.His day-to-day existence spirals into an endless litany of pathetic whores, sordid rooms, dreary embraces, and drunken brawls, as he makes his bitter, brilliant way from one drink to the next.