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Product Description: The longest and most expensive journey you will ever make is the one to yourself. Some people never even purchase a ticket. Some only get halfway. Some stand like Moses glimpsing the Promised Land. For some, that’s about as good as getting there...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781480535893 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, November 5, 2013), cover price $39.97 | About this edition: The longest and most expensive journey you will ever make is the one to yourself.
9781480535855 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, November 5, 2013), cover price $49.97 | About this edition: The longest and most expensive journey you will ever make is the one to yourself.

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Product Description: Award-winning author Jill McCorkle takes us on a splendid journey through time and memory in this, her tenth work of fiction. Life After Life is filled with a sense of wonder at our capacity for self-discovery at any age. And the residents, staff, and neighbors of the Pine Haven retirement center (from twelve-year-old Abby to eighty-five-year-old Sadie) share some of life s most profound discoveries and are some of the most true-to-life characters that you are ever likely to meet in fiction...read more

Hardcover:

9781410459466 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, July 24, 2013), cover price $32.99 | About this edition: A New York Times Bestseller A #1 Indie Next Pick Life After Life is filled with a sense of wonder at our capacity for self-discovery at any age.
9781565122550 | Algonquin Books, March 26, 2013, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Award-winning author Jill McCorkle takes us on a splendid journey through time and memory in this, her tenth work of fiction.

Paperback:

9781594137013 | Large print edition (Large Print Pr, November 28, 2013), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Award-winning author Jill McCorkle takes us on a splendid journey through time and memory in this, her tenth work of fiction.
9781616203221 | Algonquin Books, November 5, 2013, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Award-winning author Jill McCorkle takes us on a splendid journey through time and memory in this, her tenth work of fiction.
9780295965581, titled "Burr's Hill: A 17th Century Wampanoag Burial Ground in Warren, Rhode Island" | Univ of Washington Pr, July 1, 1980, cover price $19.95 | also contains Burr''s Hill: A 17th Century Wampanoag Burial Ground in Warren, Rhode Island

CD/Spoken Word:

9781480535879 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, November 5, 2013), cover price $14.99
9781480535831 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, November 5, 2013), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: The longest and most expensive journey you will ever make is the one to yourself.

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Product Description: The foibles of the people in Jill McCorkle’s world are so familiar that we want nothing so much as to watch them walk into―and then get out of―life’s inevitable traps. Here, in her first collection in eight years, McCorkle collects eleven brand-new stories bristling with her characteristic combination of wit and weight...read more

Hardcover:

9781565126329 | 1 edition (Algonquin Books, September 22, 2009), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The foibles of the people in Jill McCorkle’s world are so familiar that we want nothing so much as to watch them walk into—and then get out of—life’s inevitable traps.

Paperback:

9781616200145 | Reprint edition (Algonquin Books, September 14, 2010), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: The foibles of the people in Jill McCorkle’s world are so familiar that we want nothing so much as to watch them walk into―and then get out of―life’s inevitable traps.

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Young Katie struggles with the conflicting influences of her prim and practical mother, her reckless cousin, and a wild boy who lives in a dilapidated house near Katie's seaside home

Paperback:

9780449219966 | Reprint edition (Fawcett Books, August 1, 1993), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Young Katie struggles with the conflicting influences of her prim and practical mother, her reckless cousin, and a wild boy who lives in a dilapidated house near Katie's seaside home

Reinforced:

9780606008570 | Demco Media, August 1, 1993, cover price $15.64 | About this edition: Young Katie struggles with the conflicting influences of her prim and practical mother, her reckless cousin, and a wild boy who lives in a dilapidated house near Katie's seaside home

Prebinding:

9780833593276 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $15.50 | About this edition: Young Katie struggles with the conflicting influences of her prim and practical mother, her reckless cousin, and a wild boy who lives in a dilapidated house near Katie's seaside home

Product Description: An unsolved murder at the Quik Pik propels us into twenty-four hours of rich comedy and fast action in the North Carolina town of Marshboro. Two memorable presences are Granner Weeks, a white widow, and Fannie McNair, a black housekeeper...read more

Paperback:

9781565120020 | Reissue edition (Algonquin Books, January 5, 1992), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: When hitchhiker Sam Swett stops in a small North Carolina town, he becomes involved in the complicated lives of some of the inhabitants

Prebinding:

9781417622740 | Turtleback Books, June 1, 2003, cover price $24.50 | About this edition: An unsolved murder at the Quik Pik propels us into twenty-four hours of rich comedy and fast action in the North Carolina town of Marshboro.

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A collection of short stories, including 'Monkeys,' in which a widow holds on to her husband's beloved spider monkey as well as his darkest secrets, takes readers back to the author's fictional hometown of Fulton, North Carolina.

Hardcover:

9781565122567 | Algonquin Books, October 12, 2001, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: A collection of short stories, including 'Monkeys,' in which a widow holds on to her husband's beloved spider monkey as well as his darkest secrets, takes readers back to the author's fictional hometown of Fulton, North Carolina.

Paperback:

9781565123977 | Algonquin Books, March 28, 2003, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A collection of short stories, including 'Monkeys,' in which a widow holds on to her husband's beloved spider monkey as well as his darkest secrets, takes readers back to the author's fictional hometown of Fulton, North Carolina.

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Product Description: When Jill McCorkle feels a short story coming on, she goes right ahead and "wastes" wonderful ideas instead of hoarding them for a novel. The result is another extraordinary collection of stories and characters. In "It's a Funeral! RSVP," the storyteller is a woman who takes up self-styled "careers" that suit her circumstances...read more

Prebinding:

9780613215381 | Turtleback Books, May 1, 2000, cover price $21.40 | About this edition: When Jill McCorkle feels a short story coming on, she goes right ahead and "wastes" wonderful ideas instead of hoarding them for a novel.

A collection of quirky short stories follows the fortunes of a woman who throws funerals for people before they are dead and a music store employee who cannot accept that vinyl is dead, among others. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9781565122048 | Algonquin Books, January 6, 1998, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The author of Carolina Moon presents a new colleciton of nine short stories that introduces a variety of colorful and unforgettable characters in such tales as 'Paradise,' 'Life Prerecorded,' and 'It's a Funeral!

Paperback:

9780449005743, titled "Final Vinyl Days: And Other Stories" | Reprint edition (Fawcett Books, September 1, 1999), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: A collection of quirky short stories follows the fortunes of a woman who throws funerals for people before they are dead and a music store employee who cannot accept that vinyl is dead, among others.

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Product Description: Ferris Beach is a place where excitement and magic coexist. Or so Mary Katherine "Katie" Burns, the only child of middle-aged Fred and Cleva Burns, believes. Shy and self-conscious, she daydreams about Ferris Beach, where her beautiful cousin, Angela, leads a romantic, mysterious life...read more

Hardcover:

9780945575399 | Algonquin Books, October 1, 1990, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Young Katie struggles with the conflicting influences of her prim and practical mother, her reckless cousin, and a wild boy who lives in a dilapidated house near Katie's seaside home

Paperback:

9781565129313 | Reprint edition (Algonquin Books, September 22, 2009), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Ferris Beach is a place where excitement and magic coexist.
9780449912522 | Fawcett Books, November 1, 1997, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: "Whimsically entertaining and dramatically compelling.

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Product Description: "Invigorating . . . Savagely effective . . . Displays the same wit and ironic compassion that gained so many fans for her novels."--The New York Times Book ReviewModern stories for modern times, Crash Diet is at once brilliant and bitter, happy and heartbreaking...read more

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9780449912546 | Fawcett Books, October 1, 1997, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: "Invigorating .
9780449222225 | Reprint edition (Crest, May 1, 1993), cover price $4.99 | also contains Classic Sudoku 9x9, Medium to Hard: 276 Logic Puzzles | About this edition: A collection of short stories by the author of Ferris Beach features eleven tales of today's southern women, the lives they lead and the loves that distract them from those lives.

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Product Description: "A profound picture of the legacies of families, one that will stay in the reader's mind."--The Memphis Commercial AppealVirginia Suzanne Ballard is going home to Saxapaw, North Carolina, to sort things out--and to have the people she loves best help her through a difficult pregnancy...read more

Paperback:

9780449912539 | Fawcett Books, October 1, 1997, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: "A profound picture of the legacies of families, one that will stay in the reader's mind.

The lives and fortunes of the inhabitants of Fulton, North Carolina, intersect at the establishment of Quee Purdy, an energetic, widowed free spirit and tireless entrepreneur, whose specialty is fixing broken hearts and changing lives. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9781565121362 | Algonquin Books, January 9, 1996, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The lives and fortunes of the inhabitants of Fulton, North Carolina intersect at the establishment of Quee Purdy, an energetic, widowed free spirit and tireless entrepreneur whose specialty is fixing broken hearts and changing lives

Paperback:

9780449912805 | Reprint edition (Fawcett Books, September 1, 1997), cover price $14.95 | also contains Endstation Rollstuhl: Ich Möchte Mein Leben Mit Niemandem Tauschen | About this edition: The lives and fortunes of the inhabitants of Fulton, North Carolina intersect at the establishment of Quee Purdy, an energetic, widowed free spirit and tireless entrepreneur whose specialty is fixing broken hearts and changing lives

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Jo Spencer's conventional life is disrupted when she falls in love with the older and more experienced Red Williams

Paperback:

9781565120013 | Reissue edition (Algonquin Books, May 1, 1992), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Jo Spencer's conventional life is disrupted when she falls in love with the older and more experienced Red Williams

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A collection of short stories by the author of Ferris Beach presents a cast of female characters who take matters into their own hands. By the author of Tending to Virginia.

Hardcover:

9780945575757 | Algonquin Books, May 1, 1992, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A collection of short stories presents a cast of female characters who take matters into their own hands

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Virginia Suzanne Turner faces difficult times during her pregnancy while her cousin, Cindy, turns to a psychiatrist

Hardcover:

9780816146987 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, August 1, 1989), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: "A profound picture of the legacies of families, one that will stay in the reader's mind.
9780912697659 | 1 edition (Algonquin Books, September 1, 1987), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Virginia Suzanne Turner faces difficult times during her pregnancy while her cousin, Cindy turns to a psychiatrist

Paperback:

9780449216248 | Reprint edition (Crest, October 1, 1991), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Virginia Suzanne Turner faces difficult times during her pregnancy while her cousin, Cindy, turns to a psychiatrist

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Jo Spencer's conventional life is disrupted when she falls in love with the older and more experienced Red Williams

Hardcover:

9780912697116 | Algonquin Books, September 1, 1984, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Jo Spencer's conventional life is disrupted when she falls in love with the older and more experienced Red Williams

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