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Product Description: An intoxicating collection of short fiction by one of the most beloved writers of our time.Eva Luna is a young woman whose powers as a storyteller bring her friendship and love. Lying in bed with her European lover, refugee and journalist Rolf Carlé, Eva answers his request for a story “you have never told anyone before” with these twenty-three samples of her vibrant artistry...read more

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9781501117138 | Reprint edition (Atria Books, April 5, 2016), cover price $16.00 | also contains The Stories of Eva Luna, The Stories of Eva Luna, The Stories of Eva Luna, The Stories of Eva Luna, The Stories of Eva Luna | About this edition: An intoxicating collection of short fiction by one of the most beloved writers of our time.
9789990212587, titled "Stories of Eva Luna" | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, November 30, 2001), cover price $0.02 | also contains The Stories of Eva Luna, The Stories of Eva Luna, The Stories of Eva Luna, The Stories of Eva Luna
9780553575354 | Reprint edition (Bantam Dell Pub Group, February 1, 1992), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: In this magical bestseller, the story-telling heroine of Eva Luna returns with a rich treasure trove of tales--two dozen vibrant, enchanting demonstrations of her artistry.

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9780613027700 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $16.15 | About this edition: Book by Allende, Isabel

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Product Description: Story of a Seagull and the Cat Who Taught Her to Fly

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9780439401869 | Arthur a Levine, August 1, 2003, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A seagull, dying from the effects of an oil spill, entrusts her egg to Zorba the cat, who promises to care for it until her chick hatches, then teach the chick to fly.

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9781846884009 | Gardners Books, March 24, 2016, cover price $12.05 | About this edition: Story of a Seagull and the Cat Who Taught Her to Fly
9780439401876 | Reprint edition (Scholastic Paperbacks, August 1, 2006), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: A seagull, dying from the effects of an oil spill, entrusts her egg to Zorba the cat, who promises to care for it until her chick hatches, then teach the chick to fly.

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9780606065900 | Turtleback Books, August 1, 2006, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Amazon.com Review: Mexican novelist Laura Esquivel leapt to international fame in 1993 with Like Water For Chocolate. Her new novel strives to replicate the impact of that work with multimedia innovation in style and structure. This translation by Margaret Sayers Peden comes with a CD of arias by Puccini and Mexican danzones, and 48 pages of striking color illustrations by Spanish artist Miguelano Prado...read more

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9781503951556 | Amazoncrossing, August 23, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Amazon.

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Product Description: Emilio Carballido (1925–2008) was one of the most innovative and accomplished of Mexico's playwrights and one of the outstanding creators in the new Latin American theater. By his mid-forties he had already produced an impressive body of works in two very different veins...read more

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9780292756007 | Univ of Texas Pr, July 2, 2014, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Emilio Carballido (1925–2008) was one of the most innovative and accomplished of Mexico's playwrights and one of the outstanding creators in the new Latin American theater.

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Offers a selection of the poems Neruda wrote about everday objects, combining Marxist principles with innovative poetic techniques, in the original Spanish with parallel English translations

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9780520059443 | Univ of California Pr, August 1, 1990, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Offers a selection of the poems Neruda wrote about everday objects, combining Marxist principles with innovative poetic techniques, in the original Spanish with parallel English translations

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Product Description: “Allende is one of the most important novelists to emerge from Latin America in the past decade.” — Boston Globe “Allende is a genius.” — Los Angeles Times Book Review From Isabel Allende, the beloved New York Times bestselling author of Inés of My Soul, Daughter of Fortune, Portrait in Sepia, and The House of the Spirits, comes The Infinite Plan: a vivid and engrossing tale of one man’s search for love, and his struggle to come to terms with a childhood of poverty and neglect...read more

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9780060170165 | Harpercollins, May 1, 1993, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Gregory Reeves, the son of a self-styled preacher, struggles to overcome his childhood of poverty and neglect and to take control of his destiny

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9780061976827, titled "The Infinite Plan: P.S. Edition" | 1 reprint edition (Perennial, April 27, 2010), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: “Allende is one of the most important novelists to emerge from Latin America in the past decade.
9780060924980 | Perennial, March 1, 1994, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: An Anglo-Hispanic American, Gregory Reeves struggles to come to terms with a childhood of poverty and neglect while searching for love and meaning in a violent and racist environment.

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Product Description: In The Forest of the Pygmies, the final book in Isabel Allende’s page-turning adventure trilogy, young Alexander Cold, his friend Nadia Santos, and his grandmother Kate Cold go on assignment to Africa, where they discover a hidden world of corruption and slavery...read more

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9780060761967 | Italian edition edition (Rayo, May 1, 2005), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Eighteen-year-old Alexander Cold and his grandmother travel to Africa on an elephant-led safari, but discover a corrupt world of poaching and slavery.

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9780061825101 | 1 reprint edition (Perennial, November 3, 2009), cover price $14.99 | also contains Forest of the Pygmies | About this edition: In The Forest of the Pygmies, the final book in Isabel Allende’s page-turning adventure trilogy, young Alexander Cold, his friend Nadia Santos, and his grandmother Kate Cold go on assignment to Africa, where they discover a hidden world of corruption and slavery.
9780060761981 | Reprint edition (Rayo, August 1, 2006), cover price $10.99 | About this edition: Eighteen-year-old Alexander Cold and his grandmother travel to Africa on an elephant-led safari, but discover a corrupt world of poaching and slavery.
9780060762001 | Large print edition (Rayo, May 1, 2005), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Eighteen-year-old Alexander Cold and his grandmother travel to Africa on an elephant-led safari, but discover a corrupt world of poaching and slavery.

CD/Spoken Word:

9780060786007 | Unabridged edition (Harpercollins Childrens, May 1, 2005), cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Eighteen-year-old Alexander Cold and his grandmother travel to Africa on an elephant-led safari, but discover a corrupt world of poaching and slavery.

Library:

9780060761974 | Rayo, May 1, 2005, cover price $20.89 | About this edition: Eighteen-year-old Alexander Cold and his grandmother travel to Africa on an elephant-led safari, but discover a corrupt world of poaching and slavery.

Prebinding:

9781439547991 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Once again Alexander Cold and his indomitable journalist grandmother, Kate, are braving the mystical unknown, this time in the heart of Africa.
9781417819416 | Turtleback Books, July 1, 2006, cover price $18.45 | About this edition: Once again Alexander Cold and his indomitable journalist grandmother, Kate, are braving the mystical unknown, this time in the heart of Africa.

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Product Description: Andrés Faulques, a world-renowned war photographer, has retreated to a tower overlooking the Spanish coast, where he paints a vast mural incorporating the indelible images of conflict he’s witnessed in his lifetime.One night, an unexpected visitor interrupts his solitude...read more

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9780812977301 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, March 10, 2009), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Andrés Faulques, a world-renowned war photographer, has retreated to a tower overlooking the Spanish coast, where he paints a vast mural incorporating the indelible images of conflict he’s witnessed in his lifetime.

Product Description: In nineteenth-century Chile, Aurora del Valle suffers a brutal trauma that erases all recollections of the first five years of her life. Raised by her regal and ambitious grandmother Paulina del Valle, Aurora grows up in a privileged environment but is tormented by horrible nightmares...read more

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9780060936365 | Reprint edition (Perennial, November 1, 2002), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Lacking all memory of the first five years of her life because of a brutal trauma, Aurora del Valle is raised by her regal grandmother Paulina and eventually seeks to confront the mystery of her past, in a novel set in late-nineteenth-century Chile.

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9781435297449 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 5, 2008), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: In nineteenth-century Chile, Aurora del Valle suffers a brutal trauma that erases all recollections of the first five years of her life.

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Product Description: Isabel Allende evokes the magnificent landscapes of her country; a charming, idiosyncratic Chilean people with a violent history and an indomitable spirit; and the politics, religion, myth, and magic of her homeland that she carries with her even today...read more

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9780060545673 | Reprint edition (Perennial, May 1, 2004), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: The author explores the landscapes and people of her native country; recounts the 1973 assassination of her uncle, which caused her to go into exile; and shares her experiences as an immigrant in post-September 11 America.

Reinforced:

9780606306997 | Demco Media, August 30, 2004, cover price $23.40 | About this edition: The author explores the landscapes and people of her native country; recounts the 1973 assassination of her uncle, which caused her to go into exile; and shares her experiences as an immigrant in post-September 11 America.

Prebinding:

9781435290525 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 29, 2008), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Isabel Allende evokes the magnificent landscapes of her country; a charming, idiosyncratic Chilean people with a violent history and an indomitable spirit; and the politics, religion, myth, and magic of her homeland that she carries with her even today.

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Product Description: A magnificent sweeping tale from the international bestselling author of 'The House of the Spirits'. Set in Anglophile Chile and goldrush California during the middle years of the nineteenth century, this magnificent romance tells the story of English foundling Eliza Sommers who grows up in the bustling entrepot of Valparaiso...read more

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9780060194918 | Harpercollins, October 1, 1999, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Raised in the British colony of Valparaiso, Chile, after being abandoned as a baby, a pregnant Eliza follows her lover, Joaquin Andieta, to California at the height of the Gold Rush and finds adventure and adversity on her road to independence and love

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9780606205016 | Demco Media, February 1, 2002, cover price $23.46 | About this edition: Raised in the British colony of Valparaiso, Chile, after being abandoned as a baby, a pregnant Eliza follows her lover, Joaquin Andieta, to California at the height of the Gold Rush and finds adventure and adversity on her road to independence and love.

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9781435282469 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $23.95 | also contains Daughter Of Fortune, Daughter of Fortune, Daughter of Fortune | About this edition: A magnificent sweeping tale from the international bestselling author of 'The House of the Spirits'.

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Product Description: In The Sum of Our Days, internationally acclaimed author Isabel Allende reconstructs the painful reality of her own life in the wake of the tragic death of her daughter, Paula. Narrated with warmth, humor, exceptional candor, and wisdom, this remarkable memoir is as exuberant and full of life as its creator...read more

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9780061782329 | Harpercollins, February 2, 2009, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: In The Sum of Our Days, internationally acclaimed author Isabel Allende reconstructs the painful reality of her own life in the wake of the tragic death of her daughter, Paula.

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Product Description: A major new bilingual edition of the Peruvian poet's work Cesar Vallejo is one of the best-known Latin American poets of the twentieth century. Challenging, intense, and difficult to translate, Vallejo's work has often been overshadowed by his fervent endorsement of communism...read more

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9780143105305, titled ""Spain, Take This Chalice from Me" and Other Poems" | Penguin Classics, March 25, 2008, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: A major new bilingual edition of the Peruvian poet's work Cesar Vallejo is one of the best-known Latin American poets of the twentieth century.

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'Ranging from the literature of colonialism and conquest to a contemporary look at Mexican life and letters, the book presents a cross-section of Mexican authors' thoughts on writing, including works by Carlos Fuentes, Bernardo de Balbuena, Sor Juana Inâes de la Cruz, Octavio Paz, Elena Poniatowska, and others'--Provided by publisher.

Hardcover:

9781595340283 | Trinity Univ Pr, March 28, 2007, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: 'Ranging from the literature of colonialism and conquest to a contemporary look at Mexican life and letters, the book presents a cross-section of Mexican authors' thoughts on writing, including works by Carlos Fuentes, Bernardo de Balbuena, Sor Juana Inâes de la Cruz, Octavio Paz, Elena Poniatowska, and others'--Provided by publisher.

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9781595340344 | Trinity Univ Pr, March 28, 2007, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: 'Ranging from the literature of colonialism and conquest to a contemporary look at Mexican life and letters, the book presents a cross-section of Mexican authors' thoughts on writing, including works by Carlos Fuentes, Bernardo de Balbuena, Sor Juana Inâes de la Cruz, Octavio Paz, Elena Poniatowska, and others'--Provided by publisher.

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Regardless of the fact that no one else can see her special friend, Kai, Dana is resolute in her bond with him, thus when the Maestro invites her to study sorcery at the great Tower in the Valley of the Wolves, Dana is more than willing to go and soon learns a great deal about herself, her powers, and the boy she has grown to trust with all her heart.

Hardcover:

9780439585538 | Italian edition edition (Arthur a Levine, April 1, 2006), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Chosen to study at an academy of high sorcery known as the Tower, ten-year-old Dana finds herself, as her apprenticeship in magic progresses, growing increasingly curious about the history of the Tower and the true nature of her invisible best friend Kai.

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Witnessing the injustices against Native Americans by European settlers from childhood, Diego de la Vega, the son of an aristocratic Spanish landowner and a Shoshone mother, returns to California from school in Spain to reclaim the hacienda on which he was raised to seek justice for the weak and helpless. 250,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780060778972 | Harpercollins, May 1, 2005, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Diego de la Vega, the son of an aristocratic Spanish landowner and a Shoshone mother, returns to California from school in Spain to reclaim the hacienda on which he was raised and to seek justice for the weak and helpless.

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Product Description: From one of the world's best-loved storytellers comes a magical novel of adventure and discovery - the sequel to Isabel Allende's bestselling City of the Beasts.Fifteen-year-old Alex Cold, his friend Nadia and his eccentric grandmother Kate embark on a journey to a mysterious, hidden land high in the Himalayas...read more

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9780060793227 | Harpercollins, January 1, 2006, cover price $7.99 | also contains Kingdom of the Golden Dragon | About this edition: From one of the world's best-loved storytellers comes a magical novel of adventure and discovery - the sequel to Isabel Allende's bestselling City of the Beasts.
9780007177486 | New edition (Harpercollins Pub Ltd, March 7, 2005), cover price $12.35 | also contains Kingdom of the Golden Dragon | About this edition: A novel of adventure and discovery -- the sequel to Isabel Allende's 'City of the Beasts'.
9780060594749 | Large print edition (Harpercollins Childrens Books, April 1, 2004), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Sixteen-year-old Alexander Cold accompanies his grandmother, a writer for a geography magazine, to the remote Forbidden Kingdom in the Himalayas to help locate a sacred statue of a golden dragon before it is stolen by a greedy outsider.

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Product Description: The celebrated American writer and journalist Ambrose Bierce mysteriously disapeared in Mexico during its civil war. In this brilliant novel, Carlos Fuentes imagines the fate of Bierce among Pancho Villa's troops and dramatizes the conflict of North America's two cultures locked in deadly embrace...read more

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9780606298209 | Demco Media, August 30, 2004, cover price $22.35 | About this edition: The celebrated American writer and journalist Ambrose Bierce mysteriously disapeared in Mexico during its civil war.

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Coy, a suspended sailor with time on his hands, meets the beautiful Tánger Soto in Barcelona at a maritime auction and embarks on an adventure to recover the Dei Gloria, a Jesuit ship sunk in the seventeenth century by pirates. Reissue. 25,000 first printing. (view table of contents)

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9780156029827 | Reissue edition (Mariner Books, June 7, 2004), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Coy, a suspended sailor with time on his hands, meets the beautiful Tánger Soto in Barcelona at a maritime auction and embarks on an adventure to recover the Dei Gloria, a Jesuit ship sunk in the seventeenth century by pirates.
9780156013055 | Harvest edition (Harvest Books, August 1, 2002), cover price $14.00 | also contains Moon Spotlight Vermont Biking | About this edition: Coy, a suspended sailor with time on his hands, meets the beautiful Tâanger Soto in Barcelona at a maritime auction and embarks on an adventure to recover the 'Del Gloria,' a Jesuit ship sunk in the seventeenth century by pirates.

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The acclaimed Mexican novelist weaves together two love stories including a first about Gabriel Atlan-Ferrera, a fabled orchestral conductor, and renowned singer Inez Prada, and a second about the first encounter between a man and woman in human history, in an interwoven short novel that features a magical crystal seal that enables people to hear impossible music. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780374175535 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, May 1, 2002, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Weaves together a love story about Gabriel Atlan-Ferrera, a fabled orchestral conductor, and renowned singer Inez Prada, and a second story about the first encounter between a man and woman in human history.

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9780156013611 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, July 1, 2003), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Weaves together a love story about Gabriel Atlan-Ferrera, a fabled orchestral conductor, and renowned singer Inez Prada, and a second story about the first encounter between a man and woman in human history.

The author of Portrait in Sepia profiles the landscapes and people of her native country; recounts the 1973 assassination of her uncle, which caused her to go into exile and choose to become a writer; and shares her experiences as an immigrant in post-September 11 America. 100,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780060545642 | 1 edition (Harpercollins, June 1, 2003), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: The author explores the landscapes and people of her native country; recounts the 1973 assassination of her uncle, which caused her to go into exile; and shares her experiences as an immigrant in post-September 11 America.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780060559267 | Unabridged edition (Harperaudio, June 1, 2003), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: The author explores the landscapes and people of her native country; recounts the 1973 assassination of her uncle, which caused her to go into exile; and shares her experiences as an immigrant in post-September 11 America.

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Presents a series of poems by the Nicaraguan poet, along with their translations into English.

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9781880684986 | 1 edition (Curbstone Pr, March 1, 2003), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Presents a series of poems by the Nicaraguan poet, along with their translations into English.

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Hardcover:

9789990051476 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, November 1, 2002, cover price $0.02 | also contains City of the Beasts

Prebinding:

9781439547410 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $16.99

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Product Description: Juan Rulfo was one of the great literary innovators of the twentieth century. His 1955 novel Pedro Páramo is considered one of the foundational classics of magic realism, predating One Hundred Years of Solitude by more than a decade...read more
By Carlos Fuentes (trans), Margot Glantz (trans) and Juan Rulfo (photographer)

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9781588340979 | Smithsonian Inst Pr, September 1, 2002, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Juan Rulfo was one of the great literary innovators of the twentieth century.

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Product Description: Isabel Allende: Life and Spirits is a passionate look at the life and literary work of one of the most renowned contemporary writers in Latin American literature. Celia Correas Zapata traces Isabel Allende's trajectory in Allende's own voice, through a series of interviews that reveal her experiences, her family environment, and the genesis and creation of her triumphs...read more

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9781558853638 | Arte Publico Pr, August 1, 2002, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Isabel Allende: Life and Spirits is a passionate look at the life and literary work of one of the most renowned contemporary writers in Latin American literature.

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