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Product Description: From acclaimed literary talent and "New York Times" bestselling author Kathryn Harrison comes a collection of provocative and illuminating essays. In "True Crimes, " conventional ideas of love, loss, forgiveness, and memory are transformed complicated, upended, and reimagined by one of the foremost memoirists of our time...read more

Hardcover:

9781400063482 | Random House Inc, April 5, 2016, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: From acclaimed literary talent and New York Times bestselling author Kathryn Harrison comes a collection of provocative and illuminating essays.

Paperback:

9780812973785 | Random House Inc, January 3, 2017, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: From acclaimed literary talent and "New York Times" bestselling author Kathryn Harrison comes a collection of provocative and illuminating essays.

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Product Description: Stretching across Asia and into eastern Europe and northern Africa, the Silk Road opened the world to new ideas, products, and cultures. Because the Mongols controlled so much of the territory across this network of pathways, trade between east and west flourished, spreading silk, spices, technology, and languages...read more

Paperback:

9781499463705 | Reprint edition (Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Stretching across Asia and into eastern Europe and northern Africa, the Silk Road opened the world to new ideas, products, and cultures.

Library:

9781499463729 | Rosen Young Adult, August 15, 2016, cover price $34.45 | About this edition: Stretching across Asia and into eastern Europe and northern Africa, the Silk Road opened the world to new ideas, products, and cultures.

Product Description: The multitalented Tina Fey has many credits to her name, including writer, actress, and producer. Even before breathing life into 30 Rock or earning critical acclaim for her impersonation of Sarah Palin, Fey was making waves as the first woman to serve as Saturday Night Lives head writer...read more

Library:

9781499462562 | Rosen Young Adult, January 15, 2016, cover price $35.60 | About this edition: The multitalented Tina Fey has many credits to her name, including writer, actress, and producer.

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Product Description: Kathryn Harrison gives us a Joan of Arc for our time—a shining exemplar of unshakable faith, extraordinary courage, and self-confidence on the battlefield, in the royal court, during a brutally rigged inquisition and imprisonment, and in the face of her death...read more

Hardcover:

9780385531207 | Doubleday, October 28, 2014, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: The profoundly inspiring and fully documented saga of Joan of Arc, the young peasant girl whose "voices" moved her to rally the French nation and a reluctant king against British invaders in 1428, has fascinated artistic figures as diverse as William Shakespeare, Mark Twain, Voltaire, George Bernard Shaw, Bertolt Brecht, Carl Dreyer, and Robert Bresson.

Paperback:

9780767932493 | Anchor Books, October 13, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Kathryn Harrison gives us a Joan of Arc for our time—a shining exemplar of unshakable faith, extraordinary courage, and self-confidence on the battlefield, in the royal court, during a brutally rigged inquisition and imprisonment, and in the face of her death.

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Product Description: From the author of The Kiss, a magical, riveting story of doomed love, set at the fall of Russia's last Tsar. New Year's Day, St Petersburg, 1917. Divers pull the body of Rasputin, the Mad Monk, from the icy waters of the Neva River...read more

Hardcover:

9781400063475 | Random House Inc, March 6, 2012, cover price $27.00

Paperback:

9780007476473 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, August 16, 2012, cover price $13.05 | About this edition: From the author of The Kiss, a magical, riveting story of doomed love, set at the fall of Russia's last Tsar.
9780007456062 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, March 29, 2012, cover price $21.40 | About this edition: From one of the most admired literary voices of our time, a magical, riveting story of doomed love, set at the fall of Russia's last Tsar.

Library:

9781611733952 | Large print edition (Center Point Pub, April 1, 2012), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Enchantments takes place in 1917 St.

The author re-creates episodes from her life as a child, wife, mother, and writer, examining the ways in which childhood experiences recur as memories that can be transformed and sometimes healed in adult life.

Hardcover:

9780375505584 | Random House Inc, May 1, 2003, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The author re-creates episodes from her life as a child, wife, mother, and writer, examining the ways in which childhood experiences recur as memories that can be transformed and sometimes healed in adult life.

Paperback:

9780812972054 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, May 1, 2004), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: In a provocative memoir, the best-selling author of The Seal Wife re-creates episodes from her life as a child, wife, mother, and writer, examining the ways in which childhood experiences recur as memories that can be transformed and sometimes healed in adult life.

Miscellaneous:

9780307766007 | Random House Inc, January 12, 2011, cover price $12.95

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Product Description: In this acclaimed and groundbreaking memoir, Kathryn Harrison transforms into a work of art the darkest passage imaginable in a young woman’s life: an obsessive love affair between father and daughter that begins when she, at age twenty, is reunited with the father whose absence had haunted her youth...read more

Hardcover:

9780679449997 | Random House Inc, April 1, 1997, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: The author recounts her sexual affair with her long-absent father, who reappeared when she was in her twenties, and the suffering and eventual readjustment that followed

Paperback:

9780812979718 | Random House Inc, April 12, 2011, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In this acclaimed and groundbreaking memoir, Kathryn Harrison transforms into a work of art the darkest passage imaginable in a young woman’s life: an obsessive love affair between father and daughter that begins when she, at age twenty, is reunited with the father whose absence had haunted her youth.
9780380731473, titled "Kiss" | Reprint edition (Perennial, June 1, 1998), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: The author recounts her sexual affair with her long-absent father, who reappeared when she was in her twenties, and the suffering and eventual readjustment that followed

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Product Description: Early on an April morning, eighteen-year-old Billy Frank Gilley, Jr., killed his sleeping parents. Surprised in the act by his younger sister, Becky, he turned on her as well. Billy then climbed the stairs to the bedroom of his other sister, Jody, and said, “We’re free...read more

Hardcover:

9781400065424 | 1 edition (Random House Inc, June 10, 2008), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Early on an April morning, eighteen-year-old Billy Frank Gilley, Jr.

Paperback:

9780345516602 | Ballantine Books, November 24, 2009, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Early on an April morning, eighteen-year-old Billy Frank Gilley, Jr.
9780812976304 | Random House Inc, June 9, 2009, cover price $15.00

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Product Description: Isabel is the troubled daughter of charismatic but reckless parents who hastily wed, divorced just as fast, and distanced themselves from each other–and their child. Left to her grandparents’ care, Isabel longs for her remote, glamorous mother and for a father who is a fading memory...read more

Hardcover:

9780394588896 | Random House Inc, March 1, 1991, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: In a powerful and painful portrait of family relationships, Isabel describes the disintegration of her volatile, destructive family as she struggles to free herself from her capricious mother and violent, abusive father

Paperback:

9780812979725 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, June 9, 2009), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Isabel is the troubled daughter of charismatic but reckless parents who hastily wed, divorced just as fast, and distanced themselves from each other–and their child.
9780380731565 | Bard, December 1, 1998, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: In a powerful and painful portrait of family relationships, Isabel describes the disintegration of her volatile, destructive family as she struggles to free herself from her capricious mother and violent, abusive father
9780060974732 | Reprint edition (Perennial, March 1, 1992), cover price $11.00 | About this edition: Isabel is the troubled daughter of charismatic but reckless parents who hastily wed, divorced just as fast, and distanced themselves from each other–and their child.

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Will has a good sex life - with the woman he married. So, why then is he increasingly plagued by violent erotic fantasies? He's about to lose his grip when he attends a college reunion. Written by the author of 'The Binding Chair', this novel explores how painful psychological truths long buried within a family can corrupt the present.

Hardcover:

9781400063468 | Random House Inc, July 12, 2005, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A New York psychoanalyst in the midst of a midlife crisis, William Moreland comes face to face with a woman he had loved twenty-five years earlier during a college reunion, an encounter that leads to shocking revelations about their relationship.

Paperback:

9780007216628 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, January 2, 2007, cover price $15.45 | About this edition: Will has a good sex life - with the woman he married.
9780812973761 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, July 11, 2006), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A sexually obsessed New York psychoanalyst in the midst of a midlife crisis, William Moreland comes face to face with a woman he had loved twenty-five years earlier during a college reunion, an encounter that leads to shocking revelations about their relationship, growing sexual fantasies about his patients, and the discovery of long-buried family secrets.

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Product Description: The spectre of a “race to the bottom” is increasingly prominent in debates about globalization and also within federal systems where the mobility of both capital and individuals prompts fears of interjurisdictional competition with respect to taxes and environmental and welfare standards...read more
By Kathryn Harrison (editor)

Hardcover:

9780774812252 | Univ of British Columbia Pr, December 30, 2005, cover price $96.00 | About this edition: The spectre of a “race to the bottom” is increasingly prominent in debates about globalization and also within federal systems where the mobility of both capital and individuals prompts fears of interjurisdictional competition with respect to taxes and environmental and welfare standards.

Paperback:

9780774812269 | Univ of British Columbia Pr, July 30, 2006, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: The spectre of a “race to the bottom” is increasingly prominent in debates about globalization and also within federal systems where the mobility of both capital and individuals prompts fears of interjurisdictional competition with respect to taxes and environmental and welfare standards.

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The psychological patterns of the past threaten to destroy the present in a story about a young woman who appears to be capable and successful but who actually is caught in a secret, self-destructive cycle. By the author of Thicker Than Water. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780679409427 | Random House Inc, February 1, 1993, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Psychological patterns of the past threaten to destroy the present in a story about a young woman who appears to be capable and successful but who actually is caught in a secret, self-destructive cycle

Paperback:

9780812973594 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, July 11, 2006), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: The psychological patterns of the past threaten to destroy the present in a story about a young woman who appears to be capable and successful but who actually is caught in a secret, self-destructive cycle.
9780446670234 | Reprint edition (Grand Central Pub, May 1, 1994), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: In luminous, provocative prose, Harrison tells the harrowing story of a woman poised on the edge of a psychological nightmare.

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The author of Seeking Rapture and The Kiss recounts how a family emergency renewed her battle with depression and anorexia, a period during which she vividly remembered her relationship with her overly critical mother. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9781400061914 | Random House Inc, June 1, 2004, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The author of Seeking Rapture and The Kiss recounts how a family emergency renewed her battle with depression and anorexia, a period during which she vividly remembered her relationship with her overly critical mother.

Paperback:

9780812971507 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, July 12, 2005), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: The author of Seeking Rapture and The Kiss recounts how a family emergency renewed her battle with depression and anorexia, a period during which she vividly remembered her relationship with her overly critical mother.

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Product Description: Libro de memorias, en el que su autora cuenta sobre el divorcio de sus padres a los 6 meses de nacida. Ellos eran casi unos niños, con un encendido romance juvenil, destruido por las incertidumbres de la adolescencia, las diferencias sociales y las presiones familiares...read more

Paperback:

9788433968005 | Editorial Anagrama, May 1, 2005, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Libro de memorias, en el que su autora cuenta sobre el divorcio de sus padres a los 6 meses de nacida.

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Product Description: A stunning and hypnotic novel by "a writer of extraordinary gifts" [Tobias Wolff], The Seal Wife tells the story of a young scientist and his consuming love for a woman known as Aleut. In 1915, Bigelow is sent to establish a weather observatory in Anchorage, Alaska, and finds that nothing has prepared him for the loneliness of a railroad town of over two thousand men and only a handful of women, of winter nights twenty hours long...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781593351502 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, June 30, 2004), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A stunning and hypnotic novel by "a writer of extraordinary gifts" [Tobias Wolff], The Seal Wife tells the story of a young scientist and his consuming love for a woman known as Aleut.
9781593354046 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, June 30, 2004), cover price $39.25 | About this edition: A stunning and hypnotic novel by "a writer of extraordinary gifts" [Tobias Wolff], The Seal Wife tells the story of a young scientist and his consuming love for a woman known as Aleut.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781590861479 | Abridged edition (Brilliance Audio, June 1, 2002), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Sent north to Anchorage, Alaska, to establish an observatory in 1915, Bigelow, a young scientist, finds himself unprepared for the harsh loneliness of a frontier railroad town or the twenty-hour winter nights and becomes driven by his all-consuming love for an enigmatic woman known as the Aleut.
9781590861455 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, April 1, 2002), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Sent north to Anchorage, Alaska, to establish an observatory in 1915, Bigelow, a young scientist, finds himself unprepared for the loneliness of a frontier railroad town and becomes driven by his all-consuming love for an enigmatic woman known as the Aleut.
9781590861462 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, April 1, 2002), cover price $62.25 | About this edition: Sent north to Anchorage, Alaska, to establish an observatory in 1915, Bigelow, a young scientist, finds himself unprepared for the loneliness of a frontier railroad town and becomes driven by his all-consuming love for an enigmatic woman known as the Aleut.

A portrait of the Carmelite convent saint traces her privileged childhood, entry into a convent at the age of fifteen, embrace of self-renunciation, and death at the age of twenty-four.

Hardcover:

9780786259175 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, November 1, 2003), cover price $29.45
9780670031481 | Viking Pr, August 1, 2003, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A portrait of the Carmelite convent saint traces her privileged childhood, entry into a convent at the age of fifteen, embrace of self-renunciation, and death at the age of twenty-four.

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The best-selling author of The Kiss offers a deeply personal and revealing chronicle of her two-hundred-mile pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela in Spain, providing insightful portraits of her fellow pilgrims, striking descriptions of sites and landmarks along the way, and reflections on the redemptive power of pilgrimages, friendship, family, and more.

Hardcover:

9780792237457 | Natl Geographic Society, November 1, 2003, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A chronicle of the author's two-hundred-mile pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela in Spain provides portraits of fellow pilgrims, descriptions of sites, and reflections on the redemptive power of pilgrimages, friendship, and family.

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Sent to Anchorage, Alaska, to establish an observatory in 1915, a young scientist finds himself unprepared for the loneliness of a frontier railroad town and becomes driven by his all-consuming love for an enigmatic woman.

Hardcover:

9780375506291 | Random House Inc, May 1, 2002, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Sent north to Anchorage, Alaska, to establish an observatory in 1915, Bigelow, a young scientist, finds himself unprepared for the loneliness of a frontier railroad town and becomes driven by his all-consuming love for an enigmatic woman known as the Aleut.

Paperback:

9780812968453 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, May 1, 2003), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Sent to Anchorage, Alaska, to establish an observatory in 1915, a young scientist finds himself unprepared for the loneliness of a frontier railroad town and becomes driven by his all-consuming love for an enigmatic woman.

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The author of The Kiss tells the story of two women--a Chinese girl named May and her Western niece, Alice--whose lives intersect in turn-of-the-century Shanghai. Reprint. 40,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780679450009 | Random House Inc, April 1, 2000, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The lives of two women--a Chinese girl named Mai and her Western niece, Alice--intersect in turn-of-the-century Shanghai

Paperback:

9780060934422, titled "The Binding Chair: Or, a Visit from the Foot Emancipation Society" | Perennial, July 1, 2001, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: The author of The Kiss tells the story of two women--a Chinese girl named May and her Western niece, Alice--whose lives intersect in turn-of-the-century Shanghai.

Product Description: 'This is a tale as absorbing and exciting as Arthur Golden's Memoirs of a Geisha.' Sunday Express The magical tale of a young orphan's adventures after she flees rural China for turn-of-the-century Shanghai. From Kathryn Harrison, author of the bestselling memoir THE KISS...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9781568951393 | Large print edition (Wheeler Pub Inc, February 1, 2001), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: 'This is a tale as absorbing and exciting as Arthur Golden's Memoirs of a Geisha.

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Product Description: The authors offer insights into the consequences of these patterns for both environmental protection as well as for the broader sweep of intergovernmental relations. They compare Canada to the United States and to other federations, notably Germany and Australia...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9780889118379 | McGill Queens Univ Pr, February 1, 2000, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: The authors offer insights into the consequences of these patterns for both environmental protection as well as for the broader sweep of intergovernmental relations.

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The author recounts her sexual affair with her long-absent father, who reappeared when she was in her twenties, and the suffering and eventual readjustment that followed.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781559352611 | Soundelux Audio Pub, May 1, 1997, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: The author recounts her sexual affair with her long-absent father, who reappeared when she was in her twenties, and the suffering and eventual readjustment that followed.

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Product Description: Passing the Buck is the first in-depth study of the impact of federalism on Canadian environmental policy. The book takes a detailed look at the ongoing debate on the subject and traces the evolution of the role of the federal government in environmental policy and federal-provincial relations concerning the environment from the late 1960s to the early 1990s...read more

Hardcover:

9780774805575 | Univ of Washington Pr, September 1, 1996, cover price $96.00

Paperback:

9780774805582 | Univ of Washington Pr, March 1, 1997, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: Passing the Buck is the first in-depth study of the impact of federalism on Canadian environmental policy.

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