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Product Description: Maya’s Notebook is a startling novel of suspense from New York Times bestselling author Isabel Allende. This contemporary coming-of-age story centers upon Maya Vidal, a remarkable teenager abandoned by her parents. Maya grew up in a rambling old house in Berkeley with her grandmother Nini, whose formidable strength helped her build a new life after emigrating from Chile in 1973 with a young son, and her grandfather Popo, a gentle African-American astronomer...read more

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9780062105622 | Italian edition edition (Harpercollins, April 23, 2013), cover price $27.99

Paperback:

9780062105639 | Reprint edition (Perennial, April 22, 2014), cover price $15.99 | also contains Maya's Notebook, Maya's Notebook | About this edition: Maya’s Notebook is a startling novel of suspense from New York Times bestselling author Isabel Allende.
9780062326058 | Int edition (Harpercollins, February 1, 2014), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Maya’s Notebook is a startling novel of suspense from New York Times bestselling author Isabel Allende.
9780062253774 | Lgr edition (Harpercollins, April 23, 2013), cover price $27.99 | About this edition: Maya’s Notebook is a startling novel of suspense from New York Times bestselling author Isabel Allende.
9780007482870 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, April 23, 2013, cover price $21.50 | About this edition: THIS IS BRAND NEW BOOK.

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9780062333247 | Unabridged edition (Harperaudio, April 22, 2014), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Maya’s Notebook is a startling novel of suspense from New York Times bestselling author Isabel Allende.
9780062121561 | Unabridged edition (Harperaudio, April 23, 2013), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: Neglected by her parents, nineteen-year-old Maya Nidal has grown up in Berkeley with her grandparents.

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Product Description: It is the late 1970s and Argentina is wracked by the worst excesses of its "Dirty Wars" as thousands have disappeared or have been tortured and murdered by a dying dictatorship. Luz Goldman, on the other hand, lives in Buenos Aires in a bubble of wealth and privilege where such horrors are simply ignored...read more

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9780865380998 | Ontario Review Pr, October 1, 2000, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Precocious, alienated, and self-absorbed, teenager Luz Goldman grows up in a wealthy Buenos Aires neighborhood in the 1970s--when Argentina is ruled by a military dictatorship--leading a life of self-indulgence, taking drugs, and engaging in casual sex, in a coming-of-age debut novel.

Paperback:

9781609402693 | Reprint edition (Wings Pr, January 1, 2013), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: It is the late 1970s and Argentina is wracked by the worst excesses of its "Dirty Wars" as thousands have disappeared or have been tortured and murdered by a dying dictatorship.

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Product Description: "Elegant” —Marie Claire"Funny and revelatory." —New York Times Book Review"Deeply accessible, deeply moving." —Los Angeles TimesThe Polish Boxer covers a vast landscape of human experience while enfolding a search for origins: a grandson tries to make sense of his Polish grandfather's past and the story behind his numbered tattoo; a Serbian classical pianist longs for his forbidden heritage; a Mayan poet is torn between his studies and filial obligations; a striking young Israeli woman seeks answers in Central America; a university professor yearns for knowledge that he can't find in books and discovers something unexpected at a Mark Twain conference...read more
By Anne McLean (trans)

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9781934137536 | Consortium Book Sales & Dist, October 2, 2012, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: "Elegant” —Marie Claire"Funny and revelatory.

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Product Description: No one knows the recipe for happiness – and yet Héctor Abad has given us a whole volume. His recipes, at times bizarre, at times wise, can cure almost anything – although the ingredients are not always easy to come by. "Cauliflower in the mist" is protection against melancholy, seasoned with salty tears; and the right preparation of lobster and cutlet can have extraordinary effects on the human mind...read more
By Anne McLean (trans)

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9781906548636 | Pushkin Pr Ltd, August 28, 2012, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: No one knows the recipe for happiness – and yet Héctor Abad has given us a whole volume.

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Product Description: In this novel, Enrique Vila-Matas traces a journey connecting the worlds of Joyce and Beckett, and all they symbolize.One night, a renowned and now retired literary publisher has a vivid dream that takes place in Dublin, a city he’s never visited...read more

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9780811219617 | New Directions, June 27, 2012, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: In this novel, Enrique Vila-Matas traces a journey connecting the worlds of Joyce and Beckett, and all they symbolize.

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Product Description: Perhaps Cortázar’s most unconventional work, From the Observatory moves from descriptions of the life cycle of the Atlantic eel to glimpses of the unearthly structures of an observatory built in Jaipur by an 18th-century Indian prince...read more

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9781935744061 | Italian edition edition (Archipelago Books, August 2, 2011), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Perhaps Cortázar’s most unconventional work, From the Observatory moves from descriptions of the life cycle of the Atlantic eel to glimpses of the unearthly structures of an observatory built in Jaipur by an 18th-century Indian prince.

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Product Description: A splendid ironic portrayal of literary Paris and of a young writer’s struggles by one of Spain’s most eminent authors. This brilliantly ironic novel about literature and writing, in Vila-Matas’s trademark witty and erudite style, is told in the form of a lecture delivered by a novelist clearly a version of the author himself...read more
By Anne McLean (trans)

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9780811218139 | 1 edition (New Directions, May 24, 2011), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A splendid ironic portrayal of literary Paris and of a young writer’s struggles by one of Spain’s most eminent authors.

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Product Description: In February 1981, Spain was still emerging from Franco's shadow, holding a democratic vote for the new prime minister. On the day of the vote in Parliament, while the session was being filmed by TV cameras, a band of right-wing soldiers burst in with automatic weapons, ordering everyone to get down...read more
By Javier Cercas and Anne McLean (trans)

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9781608194919 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, February 15, 2011, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: In February 1981, Spain was still emerging from Franco's shadow, holding a democratic vote for the new prime minister.

By Anne McLean (trans)

Paperback:

9780811218641 | 1 edition (New Directions, September 15, 2009), cover price $14.95

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Product Description: When Gabriel Santoro publishes his first book, A Life in Exile, it never occurs to him that his father, a distinguished professor of rhetoric, will write a devastating review in a leading newspaper. The subject seems inoffensive enough: the life of a German Jewish woman (a close family friend) who arrived in Colombia shortly before the Second World War...read more
By Anne McLean (trans)

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9780747592570 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, May 5, 2008, cover price $30.30 | About this edition: When Gabriel Santoro publishes his first book, A Life in Exile, it never occurs to him that his father, a distinguished professor of rhetoric, will write a devastating review in a leading newspaper.

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Product Description: Autonauts of the Cosmoroute is a travelogue, a love story, an irreverent collection of visual and verbal snapshots. In May 1982, Julio Cortázar and Carol Dunlop climbed aboard Fafner, their VW camper van, and embarked on an exploration of the uncharted territory of the Paris-Marseilles freeway...read more
By Julio Cortazar, Carol Dunlop (contributor), Stephane Hebert (illustrator) and Anne McLean (trans)

Paperback:

9780979333002 | Archipelago Books, December 26, 2007, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Autonauts of the Cosmoroute is a travelogue, a love story, an irreverent collection of visual and verbal snapshots.

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A young would-be writer from Catalonia meets Vietnam veteran Rodney Falk at a Midwestern university in 1987, but it is only years later, after he has become a successful novelist, that he begins to understand what Rodney had revealed about evil and guilt. Original. 10,000 first printing.
By Javier Cercas and Anne McLean (trans)

Paperback:

9781596912144 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, April 17, 2007, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A young would-be writer from Catalonia meets Vietnam veteran Rodney Falk at a university in 1987, but it is only years later, when he is a successful novelist, that he begins to understand what Rodney reveals about evil and guilt.

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An American graduate student working on a dissertation on Borges, Bruno Cadogan arrives in Buenos Aires in September 2001 in search of the legendary tango singer Julio Martel and learns more than he ever had expected as he gets to know the city. By the author of Santa Evita.

Hardcover:

9781582346014 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, May 16, 2006, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: An American graduate student working on a dissertation on Borges, Bruno Cadogan arrives in Buenos Aires in September 2001 in search of the legendary tango singer Julio Martel and learns more than he ever had expected as he gets to know the city.
9780747576440 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, January 16, 2006, cover price $21.70 | About this edition: Restless in Manhattan, student Bruno heads to the city of his dreams, Buenos Aires, where the inflation crisis of 2001 is beginning to spiral out of control.

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'Tenant and The Motive'.
By Anne McLean (trans)

Hardcover:

9780747576723 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, May 2, 2005, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: 'Tenant and The Motive'.

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Product Description: Diary of Andrés Fava is pure reflection: on his reading, dreams, conversations, and writing. This unpredictable journal of the protagonist of Cortázar’s posthumously published El Examen is peppered with quotes from French poets and American jazzmen...read more

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9780974968063 | Archipelago Books, May 1, 2005, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Diary of Andrés Fava is pure reflection: on his reading, dreams, conversations, and writing.

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Three men, including a railway signalman, a World War I hero and Nazi general, and a master chess player, find key events in their lives intertwining as the events of the First and Second World Wars thrust them together at the center of a dangerous game. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.
By Peter Bush (trans), Anne McLean (trans) and Ignacio Padilla

Hardcover:

9780374261900 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, April 1, 2003, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Three men, including a railway signalman, a World War I hero and Nazi general, and a master chess player, find key events in their lives intertwining them as the events of the first and second World Wars thrust them together at the center of a dangerous game.

Paperback:

9780312422707 | Reprint edition (Picador USA, April 1, 2004), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: Three men, including a railway signalman, a World War I hero and Nazi general, and a master chess player, find key events in their lives intertwining as the events of the First and Second World Wars thrust them together at the center of a dangerous game.

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Facing a firing squad at the end of the Spanish Civil War, Nationalist Rafael Sánchez Mazas escapes his executioners into the nearby forest, where he is discovered by an unknown soldier who refuses to kill him, in a historical novel that sheds light on the events surrounding a real-life incident. 15,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9781582343846 | 1 edition (Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, February 1, 2004), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Facing a firing squad at the end of the Spanish Civil War, Nationalist Rafael Sáanchez Mazas escapes his executioners into the nearby forest, where he is discovered by an unknown soldier who refuses to kill him.

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Product Description: Achingly sad and beautifully crafted, The All Saints' Day Lovers is a remarkable and intense exploration of relationships, loneliness, and cruelty. Set mainly in the starkly beautiful landscape of Belgium's Ardennes, these stories have been compared to Maupassant, Chekhov, John Cheever, and Antonio Tabucchi...read more
By Anne McLean (trans)

Hardcover:

9781408860403 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, January 1, 2004, cover price $28.15 | About this edition: Achingly sad and beautifully crafted, The All Saints' Day Lovers is a remarkable and intense exploration of relationships, loneliness, and cruelty.

Paperback:

9781408860434 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, January 1, 2004, cover price $13.95

Product Description: Little Celebrations fiction and nonfiction titles are conveniently organized into leveled libraries to help you quickly match individual students or groups.

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9780673577849 | Prepack edition (Celebration Pr, April 1, 1997), cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Little Celebrations fiction and nonfiction titles are conveniently organized into leveled libraries to help you quickly match individual students or groups.

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