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Product Description: It’s 1948, and postwar Rome is giddy and chaotic. Poet Dante Sabat is attending yet another film industry soirée at Tullio Merlini’s apartment off the Via del Corso. Disaffected and deeply self-absorbed, Dante finds Tullio’s glamorous evenings tedious but welcomes any distraction...read more

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9781582433752 | Counterpoint, August 28, 2007, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Poet Dante Sabato has always been torn between his dark desire to end his life and his sexual attraction to women, but when two beautiful American women enter his life, he finds himself caught up in a mâenage that threatens his ability to destroy himself.

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9781582434629 | Reprint edition (Counterpoint, February 17, 2009), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: It’s 1948, and postwar Rome is giddy and chaotic.

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Product Description: Jenny McPhee's critically acclaimed debut, The Center of Things, was hailed by O, The Oprah Magazine as a smart novel of love, lust, and life's miraculous randomness. The New York Times Book Review called it an engaging novel about big ideas...read more

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9780786267620 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, August 23, 2004), cover price $28.95 | About this edition: The critically acclaimed author of The Center of Things, hailed as "an engaging novel about big ideas" by The New York Times Book Review, turns her razor-sharp pen on the offbeat worlds of soap operas, mistaken identities, private detectives, and sibling rivalries as she deftly navigates the territory between coincidence and fate.
9780743260725 | Free Pr, May 1, 2004, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Hiring a private detective to investigate the mysterious auto accident that took their father's life twenty-five years earlier, two sisters look for closure, but unexpected events change the course of their lives.

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9780743267595 | Free Pr, July 27, 2007, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Jenny McPhee's critically acclaimed debut, The Center of Things, was hailed by O, The Oprah Magazine as a smart novel of love, lust, and life's miraculous randomness.

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Product Description: “A JOLLY READ–McPhee’s characters are wonderfully weird. . . . Romance mingles with mind-swelling musings on superclusters and string theory. . . . The end equation is an elegant inquiry into the randomness of love and the glory of fate...read more

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9780385500777 | Doubleday, July 1, 2001, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: While researching the obituary for the comatose former movie queen Nora Mars, Marie Brown finds herself drawn to two very different men--Rex Mars, Nora's charismatic third husband, and Marco Trentadue, a 'freelance intellectual' who closely resembles Peter Lorre.

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9780345447654 | Reprint edition (Ballantine Books, October 1, 2002), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: “A JOLLY READ–McPhee’s characters are wonderfully weird.

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A collection of original photographs and candid profiles describes the complex and diverse world of modern American girls, detailing their lives, beliefs, attitudes, goals for the future, interests, and self-images. 30,000 first printing.

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9780375501678 | 1 edition (Random House Inc, October 1, 2000), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Describes the complex and diverse world of modern American girls, detailing their lives, beliefs, attitudes, goals for the future, interests, and self-images.

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A beautiful, oddly carved violin becomes the link between two generations of musicians, as they move from Hungary during the devastation of World War I, to Vienna and the approaching Anschluss, to a modern-day auction at Christie's in London. 12,500 first printing.

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9780805055382 | Henry Holt & Co, November 1, 1998, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: A beautiful, oddly carved violin becomes the link between two generations of musicians, as they move from Hungary during the devastation of World War I, to Vienna and the approaching Anschluss, to a modern-day auction at Christie's in London

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