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Josefa Ferrer, a famed Chilean singer, narrates the story of her best friend, Violeta, a woman who has suffered a brutal and violent tragedy, in an insightful tale of friendship, betrayal, disillusionment, grief, and second chances, in the first American publication of a novel by the acclaimed Latin American author.

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9780385498012 | Doubleday, June 1, 2000, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Josefa Ferrer, a famed Chilean singer, narrates the story of her best friend, Violeta, a woman who has suffered a brutal and violent tragedy, in an insightful tale of friendship, betrayal, disillusionment, grief, and second chances, in the first American publication of a novel by the acclaimed Latin American author.

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Josefa Ferrer, a famed Chilean singer, narrates the story of her best friend, Violeta, a woman who has suffered a brutal and violent tragedy, in an insightful tale of friendship, betrayal, disillusionment, grief, and second chances, in the first American paperback publication of a novel by the acclaimed Latin American author. Reprint. 12,500 first printing.

Paperback:

9780385498029 | Anchor Books, August 21, 2001, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Josefa Ferrer, a famed Chilean singer, narrates the story of her best friend, Violeta, a woman who has suffered a brutal and violent tragedy, in an insightful tale of friendship, betrayal, disillusionment, grief, and second chances, in the first American paperback publication of a novel by the acclaimed Latin American author.

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A work combining personal narrative and erotic lore offers recipes, poems, stories, paintings, and anecdotes focusing on the sensuality of food

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9780783803104 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, September 1, 1998), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A work combining personal narrative and erotic lore offers recipes, poems, stories, paintings, and anecdotes focusing on the sensuality of food
9780060175900 | 1 edition (Harpercollins, March 1, 1998), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: A work combining personal narrative and erotic lore offers recipes, poems, stories, paintings, and anecdotes focusing on the sensuality of food

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A best-selling novelist offers a combination of memoir and meditation that explores the nature of the passionate life, especially the delights of food and sex, and includes family recipes, musings on aphrodisiacs, poems, retellings of ancient tales, and more. Reprint. Tour.

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9780060930172 | Perennial, April 1, 1999, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: A work combining personal narrative and erotic lore offers recipes, poems, stories, paintings, and anecdotes focusing on the sensuality of food

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Product Description: If a picture paints a thousand words, a poem can evoke a thousand images. In this illustrated, bilingual volume of poetry, two of Mexico's most prominent artists, poet and painter, join their words and images of animals to create a work of startling insight and beauty...read more

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9780292765481 | 1 edition (Univ of Texas Pr, September 1, 1993), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: If a picture paints a thousand words, a poem can evoke a thousand images.

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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: 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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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. Reprint. Oprah's Book Club (view table of contents)

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9780380821013 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, November 1, 2001), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Raised in the British colony of Valparaâiso, Chile, after being abandoned as a baby, pregnant Eliza follows her lover 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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Hardcover:

9781870352635 | Gardners Books, May 1, 1991, cover price $30.90

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Product Description: Once again Alexander Cold and his indomitable journalist grandmother, Kate, are braving the mystical unknown, this time in the heart of Africa. Along with Alex's friend Nadia Santos and a photographic crew from International Geographic magazine, they have travelled to Kenya to work on an article about the continent's first elephant-led safaris...read more

Hardcover:

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.

Paperback:

9780061825101 | 1 reprint edition (Perennial, November 3, 2009), cover price $14.99 | also contains Forest of the Pygmies | 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.
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: 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

Paperback:

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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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.

Paperback:

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.

Isabel Allende's powerful tale of one boy's escape from the slums of Los Angeles.

Paperback:

9780006546849 | New edition (Harpercollins Pub Ltd, October 1, 2001), cover price $17.15 | About this edition: Isabel Allende's powerful tale of one boy's escape from the slums of Los Angeles.

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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

Hardcover:

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

Paperback:

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: 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

Hardcover:

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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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: 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: Peden, Margaret Sayers

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9780805793512 | Twayne Pub, May 1, 1983, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Peden, Margaret Sayers

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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

Paperback:

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

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After one night of passion, Azucena, an astroanalyst in twenty-third-century Mexico City, is separated from her Twin Soul, Rodrigo, and journeys across the galaxy and through past lives to find her lost love, encountering a deadly enemy along the way. Simultaneous.

Hardcover:

9780517706817 | Hardcover with CD edition (Crown Pub, September 1, 1996), cover price $4.99 | About this edition: 'Fusion of science fiction and adventure-romance attempts to produce a multimedia 'event' that narrates through comic-strip panels and period music on accompanying CD.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780679456117 | Random House, October 1, 1996, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: After one night of passion, Azucena, an astroanalyst in twenty-third-century Mexico City, is separated from her Twin Soul, Rodrigo, and journeys across the galaxy and through past lives to find her lost love, encountering a deadly enemy along the way.

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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.

Paperback:

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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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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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

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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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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)

Paperback:

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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Product Description: Recognized in Mexico as one of the country's most important contemporary dramatists, Emilio Carballido has only recently become known in other countries through his plays and short stories. This translation introduces Carballido as a novelist...read more

Paperback:

9780292712515 | Univ of Texas Pr, June 30, 1968, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Recognized in Mexico as one of the country's most important contemporary dramatists, Emilio Carballido has only recently become known in other countries through his plays and short stories.

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