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Product Description: Meet New York Times bestselling author Isabel Allende’s most enchanting creation, Eva Luna: a lover, a writer, a revolutionary, and above all a storyteller.Eva Luna is the daughter of a professor’s assistant and a snake-bitten gardener—born poor, orphaned at an early age, and working as a servant...read more

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9781501117084 | Reprint edition (Atria Books, April 5, 2016), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Meet New York Times bestselling author Isabel Allende’s most enchanting creation, Eva Luna: a lover, a writer, a revolutionary, and above all a storyteller.

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Product Description: This profoundly moving tale of love, bravery, and tragedy by New York Times bestselling author Isabel Allende brings to life a country ruled with an iron fist—and the men and women who dare to challenge it.Irene Beltrán is a force to be reckoned with...read more

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9781501117046 | Reprint edition (Atria Books, March 29, 2016), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: This profoundly moving tale of love, bravery, and tragedy by New York Times bestselling author Isabel Allende brings to life a country ruled with an iron fist—and the men and women who dare to challenge it.

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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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Product Description: “Allende is a master storyteller at the peak of her powers.” — Los Angeles Times From the sugar plantations of Saint-Domingue to the lavish parlors of New Orleans at the turn of the 19th century, the latest novel from New York Times bestselling author Isabel Allende (Inés of My Soul, The House of the Spirits, Portrait in Sepia) tells the story of a mulatta woman, a slave and concubine, determined to take control of her own destiny...read more

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9780062021403 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, June 9, 2011), cover price $7.99 | also contains Island Beneath the Sea, Island Beneath the Sea | About this edition: “Allende is a master storyteller at the peak of her powers.
9780061988257, titled "Island Beneath the Sea: A Novel" | Reprint edition (Perennial, April 26, 2011), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Born a slave on the island of Saint-Domingue—the daughter of an African mother she never knew and a white sailor who brought her into bondage—ZaritÉ, known as TÉtÉ, survives a childhood of brutality and fear, finding solace in the traditional rhythms of African drums and in her exhilarating initiation into the mysteries of voodoo.

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Product Description: The atom, a tuna, laziness, love—the everyday elements and essences of human experience glow in the translucent language of Neruda's odes. Chilean poet Pablo Neruda (1904-1973) wrote three books of odes during his lifetime. Odas elementales was published in 1954, followed in subsequent years by Nuevas odas elementales and Tercer libro de las odas...read more

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9780520269989 | Univ of California Pr, May 17, 2011, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: The atom, a tuna, laziness, love—the everyday elements and essences of human experience glow in the translucent language of Neruda's odes.

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9780812977301 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, March 10, 2009), cover price $16.00

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Product Description: From one of Spain's most celebrated writers, an extraordinary, inspired book—at once fiction, history, and memoir—that draws on the Sephardic diaspora, the Holocaust, and Stalin's purges to tell a twentieth-century story.Shifting seamlessly from the past to the present and following the routes of escape across countries and continents, Muñoz Molina evokes people real and imagined who come together in a richly allusive pattern—from Eugenia Ginsburg to Grete Buber-Neumann, the one on a train to the gulag, the other heading toward a Nazi concentration camp; from a shoemaker and a nun who become lovers in a small Spanish town to Primo Levi bound for Auschwitz...read more

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9780156034746 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, August 4, 2008), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: From one of Spain's most celebrated writers, an extraordinary, inspired book—at once fiction, history, and memoir—that draws on the Sephardic diaspora, the Holocaust, and Stalin's purges to tell a twentieth-century story.

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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: Reunited once more, young Alexander Cold and his best friend, Nadia, embark upon a new adventure, following Alex's frighteningly fearless journalist grandmother Kate to a forbidden kingdom hidden away in the frosty peaks of the Himalayas...read more

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9780061825125 | Reprint edition (Perennial, November 3, 2009), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Reunited once more, young Alexander Cold and his best friend, Nadia, embark upon a new adventure, following Alex's frighteningly fearless journalist grandmother Kate to a forbidden kingdom hidden away in the frosty peaks of the Himalayas.
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'.

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

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

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Product Description: Equal parts magical realism and deft political commentary, City of the Beasts, the first novel of Isabel Allende's page-turning adventure trilogy, takes young Alexander Cold on an adventure in the Amazon to find the legendary Beast and its home, El Dorado...read more

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

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9780061825118 | Reprint edition (Perennial, November 3, 2009), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Equal parts magical realism and deft political commentary, City of the Beasts, the first novel of Isabel Allende's page-turning adventure trilogy, takes young Alexander Cold on an adventure in the Amazon to find the legendary Beast and its home, El Dorado.

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Product Description: With an enchanting blend of magical realism, politics, and romance reminiscent of her classic bestseller The House of the Spirits, Isabel Allende presents a soul-baring memoir that seizes the reader like a novel of suspense. Written for her daughter Paula when she became ill and slipped into a coma, Paula is the colorful story of Allende's life--from her early years in her native Chile, through the turbulent military coup of 1973, to the subsequent dictatorship and her family's years of exile...read more

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9780606190060 | Demco Media, February 1, 2002, cover price $23.40 | About this edition: With an enchanting blend of magical realism, politics, and romance reminiscent of her classic bestseller The House of the Spirits, Isabel Allende presents a soul-baring memoir that seizes the reader like a novel of suspense.

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

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

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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

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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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