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Product Description: When a Paris musician witnesses an altercation that may have been a murder, the young Maigret becomes embroiled in his first case. The thirtieth book in the new Penguin Maigret series. A musician walking home along the Rue Chaptal in the early hours of the morning sees a panic-stricken woman call for help from an upstairs window; moments later he hears a gun shot...read more
By Ros Schwartz (trans)

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9780241206386 | Penguin USA, November 29, 2016, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: When a Paris musician witnesses an altercation that may have been a murder, the young Maigret becomes embroiled in his first case.

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Product Description: Working at a book pulping factory in a job he hates, Guylain Vignolles has but one pleasure in life. Sitting on the 6.27 train each day, Guylain recites aloud from pages he has saved from the jaws of his monstrous pulping machine...read more
By Ros Schwartz (trans)

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9781447276494 | Pan Macmillan, October 1, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Working at a book pulping factory in a job he hates, Guylain Vignolles has but one pleasure in life.

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By Ros Schwartz (trans)

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9780141980744 | Penguin USA, August 30, 2016, cover price $12.00

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By Ros Schwartz (trans)

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9780141397320 | Penguin USA, June 28, 2016, cover price $12.00

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Product Description: Dominique Eddé met novelist and playwright Jean Genet in the 1970s. And she never forgot him. “His presence,” she writes, “gave me the sensation of icy fire. Like his words, his gestures were full, calculated and precise. ...read more

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9780857423399 | Seagull Books, May 15, 2016, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: Dominique Eddé met novelist and playwright Jean Genet in the 1970s.

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Product Description: “One of the greatest writers of the twentieth century . . . Simenon was unequaled at making us look inside, though the ability was masked by his brilliance at absorbing us obsessively in his stories.” —The GuardianA gripping novel that sees Inspector Maigret brought out of his peaceful retirement“Maigret shrugged his shoulders, buried his hands in his pockets and went off without answering...read more
By Ros Schwartz (trans)

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9780141397047 | Penguin USA, November 24, 2015, cover price $11.00 | About this edition: “One of the greatest writers of the twentieth century .
9780435272586, titled "Of Mice and Men" | Delta Systems Co Inc, January 1, 1995, cover price $5.95 | also contains Of Mice and Men

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By Ros Schwartz (trans)

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9780141394565 | Penguin USA, July 28, 2015, cover price $11.00

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Product Description: A new translation of this gripping domestic tragedy, set in Simenon's very own neighbourhood. Book twelve in the new Penguin Maigret series.One by one the lighted windows went dark. The silhouette of the dead man could still be seen through the frosted glass like a Chinese shadow puppet...read more
By Ros Schwartz (trans)

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9780141394183 | Penguin USA, April 28, 2015, cover price $11.00 | About this edition: A new translation of this gripping domestic tragedy, set in Simenon's very own neighbourhood.
9780373334124, titled "El Hombre De Mi Vida" | Harlequin Books, June 1, 1997, cover price $3.50 | also contains El Hombre De Mi Vida

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Product Description: Dominique Eddé’s gripping novel tells the story of the doomed Jann family as they plot against one another for revenge and power. Kamal Jann, a successful lawyer in New York City, has a troubled past unseen to most. When he was a boy in Syria, his uncle, the head of the Syrian CIA, had his parents killed, leaving Kamal orphaned at the age of twelve...read more

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9780857421647 | Univ of Chicago Pr, June 15, 2014, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Dominique Eddé’s gripping novel tells the story of the doomed Jann family as they plot against one another for revenge and power.

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Product Description: "Every note of the characters' correspondence rings true."—Le Nouvel Observateur"A page-turning novel with a skilfully woven plot."—Page des Libraires"Rich in deftly turned prose and subtle character study."—Sud-Ouest"A wonderful book about the archaeology of memory...read more
By Ros Schwartz (trans)

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9781908313546 | Consortium Book Sales & Dist, June 10, 2014, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: "Every note of the characters' correspondence rings true.

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Product Description: Narrator Nanou, a street prostitute, gives a detailed account of her day, from the moment she wakes up with a foul taste in her mouth, in her sordid rented room, until the minute she crawls back into her bed at night to sleep. Interwoven with her story are portraits of her clients...read more
By Ros Schwartz (trans)

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9781909807501 | Reprint edition (Arcadia Books Ltd, July 15, 2014), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Narrator Nanou, a street prostitute, gives a detailed account of her day, from the moment she wakes up with a foul taste in her mouth, in her sordid rented room, until the minute she crawls back into her bed at night to sleep.

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Product Description: Rich and multilayered, with elements of both memoir and fiction, Dominique Eddé’s Kite defies categorization. Beginning in the 1960s and ending in the late ’80s, it is at once a narrative of a passionate, and ultimately tragic, relationship between Mali and Farid and the simultaneous decline of Egyptian-Lebanese society...read more
By Ros Schwartz (trans)

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9780857420435 | Univ of Chicago Pr, November 15, 2012, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Rich and multilayered, with elements of both memoir and fiction, Dominique Eddé’s Kite defies categorization.

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Product Description: Investigating the themes and ideas that sparked Samuel Beckett’s writing career, this valuable guide explores one of the least known periods in Beckett’s early life. Having just returned from Paris where he had met James Joyce, Beckett’s brief academic career at Trinity College is detailed through a student’s extensive notes from modern French lectures delivered in 1930 and 1931...read more
By Ros Schwartz (trans)

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9780285638624 | Souvenir Pr Ltd, April 1, 2010, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Investigating the themes and ideas that sparked Samuel Beckett’s writing career, this valuable guide explores one of the least known periods in Beckett’s early life.

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Product Description: A classic study of Samuel Beckett and his impressive body of work, this analysis is accessibly written and brings a fresh appreciation to the famed Irish writer. Portrayed with an unparalleled intimacy through the author's depth of familiarity with Beckett—they attended the same school and university and he was the first to devote a PhD to the study of the writer—this discussion dissects the many paradoxes that reside at the heart of his works: Ireland versus the larger world, intellect versus emotion, and the role of the artist versus that of the philosopher...read more
By Ros Schwartz (trans)

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9780285638129 | Souvenir Pr Ltd, July 30, 2009, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A classic study of Samuel Beckett and his impressive body of work, this analysis is accessibly written and brings a fresh appreciation to the famed Irish writer.

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9781905147359 | Arcadia Books Ltd, October 1, 2008, cover price $17.95
9781900850827 | Arcadia Books Ltd, September 1, 2007, cover price $22.95

Product Description: The Iranian regime is in the midst of a dangerous nuclear poker game with the West, playing for the highest possible stakes. Iran, ruled today by Ali Khamenei, the Guide of the Revolution, and the recently elected President Ahmadinejad, has no intention of yielding to international pressure exhorting it to suspend all uranium enrichment activity, a necessary but intermediate step in the process of building nuclear weapons...read more

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9781850658443 | Hurst & Co Ltd, December 11, 2007, cover price $26.95 | also contains Iran and the Bomb: The Abdication of International Responsibility | About this edition: The Iranian regime is in the midst of a dangerous nuclear poker game with the West, playing for the highest possible stakes.

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9781849043649 | Hurst & Co Ltd, March 19, 2009, cover price $19.50 | also contains Iran and the Bomb: The Abdication of International Responsibility | About this edition: The Iranian regime is in the midst of a dangerous nuclear poker game with the West, playing for the highest possible stakes.
9780231700078 | Columbia Univ Pr, March 1, 2009, cover price $19.50 | About this edition: The Iranian regime is in the middle of a dangerous nuclear poker game with the West.

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By Ros Schwartz (trans)

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9781860464881 | Vintage Uk, April 22, 1999, cover price $17.00

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Product Description: They live in an underground cage. Forty women guarded by men with whips, who do not talk. The women have been held prisoner for 15 years. Their memory of the cataclysm that ended their normal lives has ebbed, and they strive to recall whatever they can from their previous lives.
By Ros Schwartz (trans)

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9781860463235 | Vintage Uk, March 6, 1997, cover price $14.80 | About this edition: They live in an underground cage.

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