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Product Description: A 2016 Coretta Scott King Author Honor BookCowritten by Malcolm X’s daughter, this riveting and revealing novel follows the formative years of the man whose words and actions shook the world.Malcolm Little’s parents have always told him that he can achieve anything, but from what he can tell, that’s a pack of lies—after all, his father’s been murdered, his mother’s been taken away, and his dreams of becoming a lawyer have gotten him laughed out of school...read more

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9780763690922 | Candlewick Pr, August 2, 2016, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: A 2016 Coretta Scott King Author Honor BookCowritten by Malcolm X’s daughter, this riveting and revealing novel follows the formative years of the man whose words and actions shook the world.
9780373053902, titled "Falcon''s Flights" | Harlequin Books, November 1, 1987, cover price $2.50 | also contains Falcon''s Flights | About this edition: Exhausted from too much work and too little sleep, Leslie desperately needed time away from it all.

Hardcover:

9780966925869 | Quindaro Pr, October 6, 2015, cover price $19.95

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Product Description: The next installment in the series, this book follows the young, 17th-century explorer Pierre-Esprit Radisson from North America to France and back, with plenty of excitement along the way   After spending two years with his new Iroquois family, Radisson escapes and sails across the Atlantic to Holland before boarding ship to head down the west coast of France...read more

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9781771860260 | Baraka Books, March 1, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The next installment in the series, this book follows the young, 17th-century explorer Pierre-Esprit Radisson from North America to France and back, with plenty of excitement along the way   After spending two years with his new Iroquois family, Radisson escapes and sails across the Atlantic to Holland before boarding ship to head down the west coast of France.

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Five Restoration and eighteenth-century comedies are accompanied by critical comments and essays on humor and the stage

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9780393099973, titled "Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Comedy" | W W Norton & Co Inc, May 1, 1973, cover price $18.50 | also contains Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Comedy | About this edition: Five Restoration and eighteenth-century comedies are accompanied by critical comments and essays on humor and the stage

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Hardcover:

9780763669676 | Candlewick Pr, January 6, 2015, cover price $16.99

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By Barry Root (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781442412705 | Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman, May 6, 2014, cover price $7.99

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Product Description: The year is 1912, and the SS Birmingham is approaching India. On board is Edward Morgan Forster, a reserved man taunted by writer's block, attempting to come to terms with his art and his repressed sexuality. Damon Galgut's brilliant fictional biography lures readers into E...read more

Hardcover:

9780857897183 | Atlantic Books, March 6, 2014, cover price $30.55 | About this edition: Damon Galgut's third novel, a fictionalized biography of English author E.

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9781609452346 | Europa Editions Inc, September 2, 2014, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: The year is 1912, and the SS Birmingham is approaching India.

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Product Description: Paris, May 1940. Nazi troops storm the city and at Le Bourget airport, on the last flight out, sits Dr Alexandre Yersin, his gaze politely turned away from his fellow passengers with their jewels sewn into their luggage. He is too old for the combat ahead, and besides he has already saved millions of lives...read more
By J. A. Underwood (trans)

Hardcover:

9781408704745 | Little Brown Uk, February 1, 2014, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Paris, May 1940.

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Product Description: Paris, May 1940. Nazi troops storm the city and at Le Bourget airport, on the last flight out, sits Dr Alexandre Yersin, his gaze politely turned away from his fellow passengers with their jewels sewn into their luggage. He is too old for the combat ahead, and besides he has already saved millions of lives...read more

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9780349139531 | Abacus, June 9, 2015, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Paris, May 1940.
9781408705193 | Little Brown Uk, February 1, 2014, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: A captivating novel about the brilliant scientist and polymath Alexandre Yerson, a French bestseller and shortlisted for every major French literary awardParis, May 1940.

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Product Description: This is the 30th title in the very popular, award-winning series of Vision Books on the lives of saints and heroes for youth 9 - 15 years old.Louis IX of France, who took the throne in 1226, had one aim in life - to be a good king...read more

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9781586176471 | Ignatius Pr, March 31, 2013, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: This is the 30th title in the very popular, award-winning series of Vision Books on the lives of saints and heroes for youth 9 - 15 years old.

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Product Description: A romantic anthology of epic love stories through timeFeaturing tales from Greek mythology to 20th century artists and from Shakespearean characters through to 19th century poets, this is a book for teens and twenty-somethings who may be well versed in 21st century romance, but will be reassured by discovering that finding true love has never been easy...read more

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9781742756721 | Random House Australia, February 1, 2013, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: A romantic anthology of epic love stories through timeFeaturing tales from Greek mythology to 20th century artists and from Shakespearean characters through to 19th century poets, this is a book for teens and twenty-somethings who may be well versed in 21st century romance, but will be reassured by discovering that finding true love has never been easy.

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Product Description: “Papa says my arrival in this mortal world was a new beginning. Papa says that every day is a new beginning and every day is heralded by the dawn. Thus he chose to name me Aurora as the daughter of the dawn, for Aurora is the goddess of the dawn...read more
By Jane Kirkpatrick (other contributor)

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9780870716713 | Oregon State Univ Pr, November 1, 2012, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: “Papa says my arrival in this mortal world was a new beginning.

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Product Description: Reminiscent of Memoirs of a Geisha, a re-imagining of the life of Pan Yuliang and her transformation from prostitute to post-Impressionist.Down the muddy waters of the Yangtze River and into the seedy backrooms of "The Hall of Eternal Splendor," through the raucous glamour of prewar Shanghai and the bohemian splendor of 1920s Paris, and back to a China ripped apart by civil war and teetering on the brink of revolution: this novel tells the story of Pan Yuliang, one of the most talented—and provocative—Chinese artists of the twentieth century...read more

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9781410411693, titled "The Painter from Shanghai" | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, December 10, 2008), cover price $30.95 | About this edition: Reminiscent of Memoirs of a Geisha, a re-imagining of the life of Pan Yuliang and her transformation from prostitute to post-Impressionist.
9780393065282, titled "The Painter from Shanghai" | 1 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, March 30, 2008), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A tale inspired by the life of pre-war Shanghai artist Pan Yuliang traces her life in a brothel before she becomes a concubine to a Republican official who ultimately helps her to find her way as an artist.

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Product Description: The final work of fiction from Norman Mailer, a defining voice of the postwar era, is also one of his most ambitious, taking as its subject the evil of Adolf Hitler. The narrator, a mysterious SS man in possession of extraordinary secrets, follows Adolf from birth through adolescence and offers revealing portraits of Hitler’s parents and siblings...read more

Hardcover:

9780786294152 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, May 2, 2007), cover price $31.95
9780316861335 | Gardners Books, February 15, 2007, cover price $32.45 | About this edition: * A bold and darkly funny novel about the family and early life of Adolf Hitler

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9780349120287 | New edition (Gardners Books, November 19, 2007), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: * A bold and darkly funny novel about the family and early life of Adolf Hitler
9780812978490 | Reprint edition (Random House Inc, October 16, 2007), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: A mysterious SS man offers an insightful glimpse of the life and career of Adolf Hitler, offering a unique perspective on his family, his childhood and adolescence, and the evolution of the man who became the personification of evil.
9780316027380 | Gardners Books, February 15, 2007, cover price $21.50 | About this edition: Fiction, Adult, Thriller

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9780743566711 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster Audioworks, January 23, 2007), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A mysterious SS man offers an insightful glimpse of the life and career of Adolf Hitler, offering a unique perspective on his family, his childhood and adolescence, and the evolution of the man who became the personification of evil.
9780743566728 | Unabridged edition (Simon & Schuster Audioworks, January 23, 2007), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: A mysterious SS man offers an insightful glimpse of the life and career of Adolf Hitler, offering a unique perspective on his family, his childhood and adolescence, and the evolution of the man who became the personification of evil.

Prebinding:

9781439560471 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, October 8, 2008), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: The final work of fiction from Norman Mailer, a defining voice of the postwar era, is also one of his most ambitious, taking as its subject the evil of Adolf Hitler.

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Product Description: Berlin, Spring of 1995. While a group of neo-Nazis are preparing an anniversary bash of disastrous proportions, an old physics professor returns to Potsdam to atone for his sins, an Italian postdoc designs an experiment that will determine the fate of the universe, and, in a room at Le Charit?, a Holocaust survivor tells his tale to the willing ear of a young psychologist...read more

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9781564784773 | Dalkey Archive Pr, October 1, 2007, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Berlin, Spring of 1995.

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At the end of the eighteenth century, two young Germans set out to measure the world, as Prussian aristocrat Alexander von Humboldt embarks on an odyssey to some of the most remote, unexplored regions on the planet, and astronomer-mathematician Carl Friedrich Gauss uses his mathematical skills to solve some of the greatest puzzles of his age. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9780753180266 | Large print edition (Ulverscroft Large Print Books, July 30, 2008), cover price $35.50

Paperback:

9780753180273 | Large print edition (Isis Large Print Books, April 1, 2009), cover price $27.99
9780307277398 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, October 9, 2007), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: At the end of the eighteenth century, two young Germans set out to measure the world, as Prussian aristocrat Alexander von Humboldt embarks on an odyssey to some of the most remote, unexplored regions on the planet, and astronomer-mathematician Carl Friedrich Gauss uses his mathematical skills to solve some of the greatest puzzles of his age.

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9781847242181 | Abridged edition (Gardners Books, April 12, 2007), cover price $27.70 | About this edition: Features the lives of the naturalist and explorer Alexander von Humboldt and the mathematician and physicist Carl Friedrich Gauss.

A tale inspired by the writings of Tiro, Cicero's confidential secretary, traces the life of the Roman orator from his beginnings as a lawyer through his competitions with Pompey, Caesar, and Crassus in the political arena.

Hardcover:

9780786293056 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, February 14, 2007), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A tale inspired by the writings of Tiro, Cicero's confidential secretary, traces the life of the Roman orator from his beginnings as a lawyer through his competitions with Pompey, Caesar, and Crassus in the political arena.
9780743266031 | Simon & Schuster, September 26, 2006, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: A tale inspired by the writings of Tiro, Cicero's confidential secretary, traces the life of the ancient Roman orator from his beginnings as a young lawyer through his competitions with Pompey, Caesar, and Crassus in the political arena.
9780091800956 | Gardners Books, September 4, 2006, cover price $31.70 | About this edition: When Tiro, the confidential secretary of a Roman senator, opens the door to a terrified stranger on a cold November morning, he sets in motion a chain of events which will eventually propel his master into one of the famous courtroom dramas in history.

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9781416577812 | Reprint edition (Pocket Books, May 20, 2008), cover price $4.99
9780743498661 | Reprint edition (Gallery Books, August 7, 2007), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A tale inspired by the writings of Tiro, Cicero's confidential secretary, traces the life of the ancient Roman orator from his beginnings as a young lawyer through his competitions with Pompey, Caesar, and Crassus in the political arena.
9780099406310 | Gardners Books, July 5, 2007, cover price $13.70 | About this edition: When Tiro, the secretary of a Roman senator, opens the door to a stranger on a cold morning, he sets in motion a chain of events which propels his master into one of the famous courtroom dramas in history.
9781416528531 | Reprint edition (Pocket Books, April 1, 2007), cover price $8.99
9780091795429 | New edition (Gardners Books, March 1, 2007), cover price $21.55 | About this edition: When Tiro, the confidential secretary of a Roman senator, opens the door to a terrified stranger on a cold November morning, he sets in motion a chain of events which will eventually propel his master into one of the most famous courtroom dramas in history.

Miscellaneous:

9780743293877 | Simon & Schuster, September 19, 2006, cover price $10.99

Miscellaneous:

9780743561839 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster, September 19, 2006), cover price $17.95
9780743561846 | Unabridged edition (Simon & Schuster, September 19, 2006), cover price $29.95

CD/Spoken Word:

9780743555142 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster, September 19, 2006), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A tale inspired by the writings of Tiro, Cicero's confidential secretary, traces the life of the ancient Roman orator from his beginnings as a young lawyer through his competitions with Pompey, Caesar, and Crassus in the political arena.
9780743555159 | Unabridged edition (Simon & Schuster, September 19, 2006), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: A tale inspired by the writings of Tiro, Cicero's confidential secretary, traces the life of the ancient Roman orator from his beginnings as a young lawyer through his competitions with Pompey, Caesar, and Crassus in the political arena.

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As Sherman's army marches from Atlanta to the sea in 1864, the city of Savannah lies directly in its path, threatening the livelihood of widow Sara Lester and her twelve-year-old daughter Hattie, who struggle to save the family plantation. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9781587248634 | Large print edition (Wheeler Pub Inc, January 10, 2005), cover price $32.95 | About this edition: As Sherman's army marches from Atlanta to the sea in 1864, the city of Savannah lies directly in its path, threatening the livelihood of widow Sara Lester and her twelve-year-old daughter Hattie, who struggle to save the family plantation.
9780525948032, titled "Savannah: Or a Gift For Mr. Lincoln" | E P Dutton, October 21, 2004, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: As Sherman's army marches from Atlanta to the sea in 1864, the city of Savannah lies directly in its path, threatening the livelihood of widow Sara Lester and her twelve-year-old daughter Hattie, who struggle to save the family plantation.

Paperback:

9780451215703, titled "Savannah: Or a Gift for Mr. Lincoln" | Reprint edition (Signet, September 1, 2005), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: As Sherman's army marches from Atlanta to the sea in 1864, the city of Savannah lies directly in its path, threatening the livelihood of widow Sara Lester and her twelve-year-old daughter Hattie, who struggle to save the family plantation.

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Combining fiction with official documents, a revealing portrait of Mata Hari--wife, mother, mistress, artist, and mysterious double agent--who has puzzled historians and artists for years, vibrantly recreates the delightful and strange decade of fin-de-siecle Europe as Mata Hari weaves a tangled web of betrayal, sex, and espionage from Indonesia to Europe. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9780066213668 | Ecco Pr, March 1, 2002, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Combining fiction with official documents, a revealing portrait of Mata Hari recreates fin-de-siecle Europe as the mysterious double agent weaves a tangled web of betrayal, sex, and espionage.

Paperback:

9780060937799 | Reprint edition (Ecco Pr, March 1, 2003), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Combining fiction with official documents, a revealing portrait of Mata Hari--wife, mother, mistress, artist, and mysterious double agent--who has puzzled historians and artists for years, vibrantly recreates the delightful and strange decade of fin-de-siecle Europe as Mata Hari weaves a tangled web of betrayal, sex, and espionage from Indonesia to Europe.

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Hardcover:

9788483064733 | Debate Editorial, November 30, 2001, cover price $26.95

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Product Description: Exhausted from too much work and too little sleep, Leslie desperately needed time away from it all. She headed for Atlantic City, where the games of chance offered the ultimate escape--until Flint Falcon, owner of the famous casino, pushed gambling fun beyond safe limits...read more

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9780373053902 | Harlequin Books, November 1, 1987, cover price $2.50 | also contains X | About this edition: Exhausted from too much work and too little sleep, Leslie desperately needed time away from it all.

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Five Restoration and eighteenth-century comedies are accompanied by critical comments and essays on humor and the stage
By Scott McMillin (compiler)

Paperback:

9780393099973 | W W Norton & Co Inc, May 1, 1973, cover price $18.50 | also contains The Adventures of Radisson 2: Back to the New World | About this edition: Five Restoration and eighteenth-century comedies are accompanied by critical comments and essays on humor and the stage

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