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Product Description: Tracing the complicated friendship of two very different women who meet in college, She Poured Out Her Heart is a novel of remarkable psychological suspense, crafted by National Book Award finalist Jean Thompson.   The night that Jane and Bonnie meet on a college campus sets them on paths forever entwined...read more

Hardcover:

9780399573811 | Blue Rider Pr, May 31, 2016, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Tracing the complicated friendship of two very different women who meet in college, She Poured Out Her Heart is a novel of remarkable psychological suspense, crafted by National Book Award finalist Jean Thompson.

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Product Description: A National Book Award finalist and bestselling author, Jean Thompson’s new collection of “bewitching improvisations on fairy tales” are “spellbinding” (Booklist, starred review). Jean Thompson—author of the National Book Award finalist Who Do You Love and the New York Times bestseller The Year We Left Home—is a writer at the height of her powers...read more

Hardcover:

9780399170584 | Blue Rider Pr, September 25, 2014, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Great fairy tales are not always stories designed for children.

Paperback:

9780147516985 | Plume, September 29, 2015, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A National Book Award finalist and bestselling author, Jean Thompson’s new collection of “bewitching improvisations on fairy tales” are “spellbinding” (Booklist, starred review).

A New York Times Bestselling Author After surviving a shooting at her high school, Linnea is sent to live with her estranged father, Art. Art's neighbor, Christie, is a nurse whose eccentric patient, Mrs. Foster, has given her the reins of the Humanity Project, a bizarre and well-endowed charity fund. Conner, the Fosters' handyman, has become the one person Linnea can confide in. As these characters hurtle toward their fates, the Humanity Project is born: Can you pay someone to be good?

Hardcover:

9781410462084 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, September 25, 2013), cover price $30.99 | About this edition: A New York Times Bestselling Author After surviving a shooting at her high school, Linnea is sent to live with her estranged father, Art.
9780399158711 | Blue Rider Pr, April 23, 2013, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: From the New York Times bestselling author of The Year We Left Home, a dazzling new novel already being hailed as an “instantly addictive.

Paperback:

9780142180907 | Plume, August 26, 2014, cover price $16.00

CD/Spoken Word:

9781469244570 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, April 23, 2013), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: From the New York Times bestselling author of The Year We Left Home, a dazzling new novel already being hailed as an “instantly addictive…tale of yearning, paradox, and hope.

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Product Description: From the New York Times bestselling author of The Year We Left Home, a dazzling new novel already being hailed as an “instantly addictive…tale of yearning, paradox, and hope.” (Booklist)After surviving a shooting at her high school, Linnea is packed off to live with her estranged father, Art, who doesn’t quite understand how he has suddenly become responsible for raising a sullen adolescent girl...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781469244648 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, April 23, 2013), cover price $59.97 | About this edition: From the New York Times bestselling author of The Year We Left Home, a dazzling new novel already being hailed as an “instantly addictive…tale of yearning, paradox, and hope.
9781469244587 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, April 23, 2013), cover price $39.97 | About this edition: From the New York Times bestselling author of The Year We Left Home, a dazzling new novel already being hailed as an “instantly addictive…tale of yearning, paradox, and hope.

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Product Description: From the New York Times bestselling author of The Year We Left Home, a dazzling new novel already being hailed as an “instantly addictive…tale of yearning, paradox, and hope.” (Booklist)After surviving a shooting at her high school, Linnea is packed off to live with her estranged father, Art, who doesn’t quite understand how he has suddenly become responsible for raising a sullen adolescent girl...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781469244563 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, April 23, 2013), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: From the New York Times bestselling author of The Year We Left Home, a dazzling new novel already being hailed as an “instantly addictive…tale of yearning, paradox, and hope.

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Product Description: A New York Times bestseller in hardcover, The Year We Left Home is National Book Award finalist Jean Thompson’s mesmerizing, decades-spanning saga of one ordinary American family that captures the turbulent history of the country at large...read more

Paperback:

9781439175903 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, February 7, 2012), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: A New York Times bestseller in hardcover, The Year We Left Home is National Book Award finalist Jean Thompson’s mesmerizing, decades-spanning saga of one ordinary American family that captures the turbulent history of the country at large.

Miscellaneous:

9781441786081 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, May 3, 2011), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: From National Book Award finalist Jean Thompson comes a mesmerizing, decades-spanning saga of one ordinary American family—proud, flawed, hopeful— whose story simultaneously captures the turbulent history of the country at large.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781441786043 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, May 3, 2011), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: National Book Award finalist Jean Thompson returns with her highly anticipated novel -- a masterful story that examines the American experience through the varied, intimate perspectives of a Midwestern family across the span of several decades.

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Product Description: National Book Award finalist Jean Thompson returns with her highly anticipated novel -- a masterful story that examines the American experience through the varied, intimate perspectives of a Midwestern family across the span of several decades...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781441786036 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, May 3, 2011), cover price $109.00 | About this edition: National Book Award finalist Jean Thompson returns with her highly anticipated novel -- a masterful story that examines the American experience through the varied, intimate perspectives of a Midwestern family across the span of several decades.
9781441786050 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, May 3, 2011), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: National Book Award finalist Jean Thompson returns with her highly anticipated novel -- a masterful story that examines the American experience through the varied, intimate perspectives of a Midwestern family across the span of several decades.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781441786029 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, May 3, 2011), cover price $79.95 | About this edition: National Book Award finalist Jean Thompson returns with her highly anticipated novel -- a masterful story that examines the American experience through the varied, intimate perspectives of a Midwestern family across the span of several decades.

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Product Description: From National Book Award finalist Jean Thompson comes a mesmerizing, decades-spanning saga of one ordinary American family—proud, flawed, hopeful— whose story simultaneously captures the turbulent history of the country at large...read more

Hardcover:

9781439175880 | Simon & Schuster, May 3, 2011, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: From National Book Award finalist Jean Thompson comes a mesmerizing, decades-spanning saga of one ordinary American family—proud, flawed, hopeful— whose story simultaneously captures the turbulent history of the country at large.

Miscellaneous:

9781439175910 | Simon & Schuster, May 3, 2011, cover price $11.99

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During the summer of 1999, Springfield, Illinois, becomes the center of a climatic, emotional, and metaphysical storm for four people--Uncle Harvey, his troubled niece Josie, Josie's desperate mother Elaine, and Rolando, a loner fueled by rage.

Paperback:

9780743229586 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, January 1, 2003), cover price $22.99 | About this edition: During the summer of 1999, Springfield, Illinois, becomes the center of a climatic, emotional, and metaphysical storm for four people--Uncle Harvey, his troubled niece Josie, Josie's desperate mother Elaine, and Rolando, a loner fueled by rage.

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His idealistic, rose-hued perceptions about life and love shattered by an inconsiderate neighbor's perpetual partying, newlywed Jack struggles to tame out-of-control emotions and save his marriage over the course of an intensely hot, vice-compromised Chicago summer. 25,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780743242820 | Simon & Schuster, February 1, 2004, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: His idealistic, rose-hued perceptions about life and love shattered by an inconsiderate neighbor's perpetual partying, newlywed Jack struggles to tame out-of-control emotions and save his marriage over the course of an intensely hot, vice-compromised Chicago summer.

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Product Description: When Jean Thompson—“America’s Alice Munro” (Kirkus Reviews, starred review)—is telling stories, “You cannot put the book down” (The Seattle Times), and her superlative new collection, Do Not Deny Me, is one to be savored, word by word...read more

Paperback:

9781416595632 | Original edition (Simon & Schuster, June 9, 2009), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: When Jean Thompson—“America’s Alice Munro” (Kirkus Reviews, starred review)—is telling stories, “You cannot put the book down” (The Seattle Times), and her superlative new collection, Do Not Deny Me, is one to be savored, word by word.

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Product Description: Recent views of learning emphasise the social and situated nature of the construction of knowledge. Learning is seen to be mediated by the individual's active involvement and participation in situated social practices and not as the result of knowledge transmission...read more

Paperback:

9783639051742 | Vdm Verlag Dr Mueller E K, August 31, 2008, cover price $111.00 | About this edition: Recent views of learning emphasise the social and situated nature of the construction of knowledge.

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Twelve new stories by the author of Who Do You Love evaluate the secrets of womanhood as revealed by an array of female narrators who experience the transition from youthful innocence to experience. Original. 25,000 first printing.

Paperback:

9781416541820 | Simon & Schuster, June 5, 2007, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Twelve short stories feature an array of female narrators who experience the transition from youthful innocence to experience.

His idealistic, rose-hued perceptions about life and love shattered by an inconsiderate neighbor's perpetual partying, newlywed Jack struggles to tame out-of-control emotions and save his marriage over the course of an intensely hot, vice-compromised Chicago summer. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

Paperback:

9780743242837 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, April 1, 2005), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: His idealistic, rose-hued perceptions about life and love shattered by an inconsiderate neighbor's perpetual partying, newlywed Jack struggles to tame out-of-control emotions and save his marriage over the course of an intensely hot, vice-compromised Chicago summer.

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During the summer of 1999, Springfield, Illinois, becomes the center of a climatic, emotional, and metaphysical storm as four unlikely people--Uncle Harvey, his troubled teenage niece Josie, Josie's desperate mother Elaine, and Rolando, a loner fueled by rage--find themselves at the center of the vortex. By the author of Who Do You Love. 35,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780743205122 | Simon & Schuster, January 1, 2002, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: During the summer of 1999, Springfield, Illinois, becomes the center of a climatic, emotional, and metaphysical storm for four people--Uncle Harvey, his troubled niece Josie, Josie's desperate mother Elaine, and Rolando, a loner fueled by rage.

Paperback:

9780743203012 | Simon & Schuster, November 1, 2000, cover price $15.99

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Hardcover:

9780786227143 | 1 edition (Five Star, October 1, 2000), cover price $25.95

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An evocative treasury of short stories--including three never before published--explores the emotional complexities of love, the resiliency of the human spirit, the search for human identity, and the nature of human need. By the author of The Gasoline Wars. 15,000 first printing. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780151004164 | Houghton Mifflin, June 1, 1999, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: An anthology of short stories explores the emotional complexities of love, the resiliency of the human spirit, the search for human identity, and the nature of human need

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Molly Parker's first sighting of a white stallion's ghost is a treasured memory, but when the wild horse steals the Parkers's favorite mare, Mr. Parker tries to catch and destroy the elusive specter
By Stephen Marchesi (illustrator) and Jean Thompson

School and Library:

9780688061456 | William Morrow & Co, April 1, 1986, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Eleven-year-old Molly's quiet life on the ranch with her widowered father is enlivened by the reappearance of a mysterious white stallion no one has ever been able to capture.

Flora Reynolds has great difficulties adjusting to her divorce, until she learns to regain control of her life

Library:

9780531097892 | Franklin Watts, March 1, 1985, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Flora Reynolds has great difficulties adjusting to her divorce, until she learns to regain control of her life

Short stories include portraits of a graduate student dissatisfied with her life, a girl's relationship with an older man, and the effects of a friend's death on a married couple

Library:

9780531097601 | Franklin Watts, October 1, 1984, cover price $13.95 | also contains Tartuffe: Or, the Hypocrite | About this edition: Short stories include portraits of a graduate student dissatisfied with her life, a girl's relationship with an older man, and the effects of a friend's death on a married couple

The author probes human relationships, illuminating the tensions and affinities that link an adolescent girl and her grandmother, a pair of lovers, two friends growing apart from another, and others

Paperback:

9780252007835 | Univ of Illinois Pr, January 1, 1980, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: The author probes human relationships, illuminating the tensions and affinities that link an adolescent girl and her grandmother, a pair of lovers, two friends growing apart from another, and others

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The author probes human relationships, illuminating the tensions and affinities that link an adolescent girl and her grandmother, a pair of lovers, two friends growing apart from another, and others

Hardcover:

9780252007828 | Univ of Illinois Pr, December 1, 1979, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The author probes human relationships, illuminating the tensions and affinities that link an adolescent girl and her grandmother, a pair of lovers, two friends growing apart from another, and others

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Four funny episodes present sevenyear-old Michael as he copes with being the smallest and quietest member of a large and noisy family

Hardcover:

9780688221966 | William Morrow & Co, August 1, 1979, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Four episodes in which seven-year-old Michael copes with being the smallest and quietest in a large, clamorous family.

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