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Hardcover:

9780062394569 | Ecco Pr, January 19, 2016, cover price $24.99

Paperback:

9780062394576 | Reprint edition (Ecco Pr, October 4, 2016), cover price $15.99

CD/Spoken Word:

9781511356855 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, January 19, 2016), cover price $19.99
9781511356831 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, January 19, 2016), cover price $29.99

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9781410486226 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, January 6, 2016), cover price $30.99
9780525427377 | Pamela Dorman Books, August 11, 2015, cover price $27.95

Paperback:

9780143108504 | Penguin USA, July 5, 2016, cover price $16.00

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9781611764482 | Unabridged edition (Penguin/Highbridge, August 11, 2015), cover price $40.00

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In this bestselling and delightfully quirky debut novel from Sweden, a grumpy yet loveable man finds his solitary world turned on its head when a boisterous young family moves in next door. Meet Ove. He's a curmudgeon--the kind of man who points at people he dislikes as if they were burglars caught outside his bedroom window. He has staunch principles, strict routines, and a short fuse. People call him "the bitter neighbor from hell." But must Ove be bitter just because he doesn't walk around with a smile plastered to his face all the time? Behind the cranky exterior there is a story and a sadness. So when one November morning a chatty young couple with two chatty young daughters move in next door and accidentally flatten Ove's mailbox, it is the lead-in to a comical and heartwarming tale of unkempt cats, unexpected friendship, and the ancient art of backing up a U-Haul. All of which will change one cranky old man and a local residents' association to their very foundations. A feel-good story in the spirit of "The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry "and "Major Pettigrew's Last Stand," Fredrik Backman's novel about the angry old man next door is a thoughtful and charming exploration of the profound impact one life has on countless others.

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9781410472922 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, October 8, 2014), cover price $31.99 | About this edition: In this bestselling and delightfully quirky debut novel from Sweden, a grumpy yet loveable man finds his solitary world turned on its head when a boisterous young family moves in next door.
9781476738017 | Atria Books, July 15, 2014, cover price $26.00

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9781594139833 | Large print edition (Large Print Pr, March 16, 2016), cover price $16.00
9781476738024 | Reprint edition (Washington Square Pr, May 5, 2015), cover price $16.00
9781444775815 | Hodder & Stoughton, March 12, 2015, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Ove (Rolf Lassgård) is the quintessential angry old man next door.
9780397549559, titled "Materials in Dentistry: Principles and Applications" | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, January 1, 1995, cover price $40.00 | also contains Materials in Dentistry: Principles and Applications

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9781629239804 | Unabridged edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, July 29, 2014), cover price $59.99
9781629239842 | Mp3 una edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, July 29, 2014), cover price $29.99

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By Qin Leng (illustrator)

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9781554518029 | Annick Pr, March 22, 2016, cover price $18.95

Paperback:

9781554518012 | Annick Pr, August 8, 2017, cover price $9.95

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9781511356848 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, January 19, 2016), cover price $59.97

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Product Description: Lewis Sullivan lives less than a mile from his childhood home. His grown-up daughter visits every day, bringing soup, and he spends his evenings at his second favorite pub for half a shandy and sausage. But when an old friend appears, Lewis finds his comfortable life shaken up, and he longs for more excitement...read more

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9781771960564 | Biblioasis, March 15, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Lewis Sullivan lives less than a mile from his childhood home.

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Product Description: A delightful standalone novel as told by the sassiest character in the beloved New York Times bestselling Miss Julia series. Don't miss Ann Ross's newest, Miss Julia Raises the Roof, coming April 2018 from Viking. Heart-of-gold, hardscrabble Etta Mae Wiggins has bewitched Miss Julia fans as the steel magnolia’s sidekick in several New York Times–bestselling novels...read more

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9781410472564 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, September 10, 2014), cover price $34.99
9780670024377, titled "Etta Mae's Worst Bad-Luck Day: A Miss Julia Novel" | Viking Pr, August 19, 2014, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A delightful standalone novel as told by the sassiest character in the beloved New York Times bestselling Miss Julia seriesHeart-of-gold, hardscrabble Etta Mae Wiggins has bewitched Miss Julia fans as the steel magnolia’s sidekick in several New York Times–bestselling novels.

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9780143127376 | Penguin USA, July 7, 2015, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A delightful standalone novel as told by the sassiest character in the beloved New York Times bestselling Miss Julia series.

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Product Description: DON'T EVER GET OLD was one of mystery-publishing's biggest critical successes, earning starred reviews from every major trade publication, garnering nominations for the Edgar, Thriller, and Anthony awards, and winning the Macavity Award for Best First Novel...read more

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9781250027566 | Minotaur Books, April 22, 2014, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: DON'T EVER GET OLD was one of mystery-publishing's biggest critical successes last year, earning starred reviews from every major trade publication, garnering nominations for the Edgar, Thriller, and Anthony awards, and winning the Macavity Award for Best First Novel.

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9781250060983 | Reprint edition (Minotaur Books, April 7, 2015), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: DON'T EVER GET OLD was one of mystery-publishing's biggest critical successes, earning starred reviews from every major trade publication, garnering nominations for the Edgar, Thriller, and Anthony awards, and winning the Macavity Award for Best First Novel.

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Product Description: He’s the “old guy in the club” who everyone judges and scorns, but there’s so much more to his story…Travel into the mind and soul of a complex man on the road to redemption in this riveting, true-to-life novel.Almost everyone who has been to a nightclub has seen him: the “old man in the club...read more

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9781593095727 | Strebor Books Intl, June 17, 2014, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: He’s the “old guy in the club” who everyone judges and scorns, but there’s so much more to his story…Travel into the mind and soul of a complex man on the road to redemption in this riveting, true-to-life novel.

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Product Description: Ernst is a gruff seventy-year-old Red Army veteran. Retired, he lives alone and spends his time laboring over his unpublished novels. Irena, in her mid-thirties, has been taking care of Ernst since his surgery two years earlier. Quiet and shy, Irena is in awe of Ernst's intellect...read more

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9780805242959 | Italian edition edition (Schocken Books, May 6, 2014), cover price $25.00

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9781629237404 | Unabridged edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, June 24, 2014), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: Ernst is a gruff seventy-year-old Red Army veteran.

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Product Description: DON'T EVER GET OLD was one of mystery-publishing's biggest critical successes last year, earning starred reviews from every major trade publication, garnering nominations for the Edgar, Thriller, and Anthony awards, and winning the Macavity Award for Best First Novel...read more

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9781410470041 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, July 2, 2014), cover price $31.99 | About this edition: DON'T EVER GET OLD was one of mystery-publishing's biggest critical successes last year, earning starred reviews from every major trade publication, garnering nominations for the Edgar, Thriller, and Anthony awards, and winning the Macavity Award for Best First Novel.

Paperback:

9780312149215, titled "Competent Communication 2" | Palgrave Macmillan, June 1, 1997, cover price $10.00 | also contains Competent Communication 2

By Daniel Friedman and Nick Sullivan (narrator)

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9781482971293 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, April 22, 2014), cover price $90.00

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Product Description: [Read by Nick Sullivan]Written in Buck's signature voice and featuring a mystery that will knock your socks off, Don't Ever Look Back is another home run by an author with a long and starstudded career ahead of him. Don't Ever Look Back is Daniel Friedman's sequel to Don't Ever Get Old, a huge critical and wordofmouth success which garnered four starred reviews, a movie deal with a major Hollywood producer, and an Edgar Award nomination for Best First Novel...read more
By Nick Sullivan (narrator)

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9781482971316 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, April 22, 2014), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: [Read by Nick Sullivan]Written in Buck's signature voice and featuring a mystery that will knock your socks off, Don't Ever Look Back is another home run by an author with a long and starstudded career ahead of him.

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Product Description: [MP3CD audiobook format in Vinyl case. *NOTE: The MP3CD format requires a compatible audio CD player.][Read by Nick Sullivan]Written in Buck's signature voice and featuring a mystery that will knock your socks off, Don't Ever Look Back is another home run by an author with a long and starstudded career ahead of him...read more
By Nick Sullivan (narrator)

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9781482971309 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, April 22, 2014), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: [MP3CD audiobook format in Vinyl case.

Hardcover:

9781617752896 | Akashic Books, April 1, 2014, cover price $24.95

Paperback:

9781617752728 | Akashic Books, April 1, 2014, cover price $15.95

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Hardcover:

9781410459329 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, June 26, 2013), cover price $31.99
9780399159053 | Putnam Pub Group, March 7, 2013, cover price $26.95

Paperback:

9780425264881 | Reprint edition (Berkley Pub Group, March 4, 2014), cover price $15.00

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Product Description: "Zbinden invites comparison with Leo Tolstoy's Ivan Ilych."—Alexander Starritt, The Times Literary SupplementLukas Zbinden leans on the arm of his carer in an old people's home. Step by step, the devoted walker recounts his life with his late wife and his son...read more
By Donal Mclaughlin (trans)

Paperback:

9781908276100 | Consortium Book Sales & Dist, January 14, 2014, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "Zbinden invites comparison with Leo Tolstoy's Ivan Ilych.

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CD/Spoken Word:

9781482939781 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 15, 2013), cover price $49.95

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Told with wry wit and keen insight, this entertaining and richly satisfying story about a fictionalized Fidel Castro and an octogenarian Cuban exile obsessed with seeking revenge against the dictator—from the National Book Award finalist and author of Dreaming in Cuban. Vivid and alive, Cristina García’s new novel transports readers to Cuba, to Miami, and into the heads of two larger-than-life men—a fictionalized Fidel Castro and an octogenarian Cuban exile obsessed with seeking revenge against the dictator. In King of Cuba, the National Book Award finalist and author of Dreaming in Cuban, writing at the top of her form with humor and humanity, returns to the territory of her homeland. El Comandante, an aging dictator, shambles about his mansion in Havana, visits a dying friend, tortures hunger strikers in one of his prisons, and grapples with the stale end of his life that is as devoid of grandeur as his nearly sixty-year-old revolution. Across the waters in Florida, Goyo Herrera, a Miami exile in his eighties, plots revenge against his longtime enemy—the very same El Comandante—whom he blames for stealing his beloved, ruining his homeland, and taking his father’s life. Herrera would gladly “wear chains on his ankles, chisel stones for his remaining days, even become a goddamn Democrat for the gratification of personally expediting the tyrant’s journey back to the Devil, with whom he’d obviously made a pact.” With her masterful twinning of El Comandante and Herrera, along with the rabble of other Cuban voices that combine to create a chorus of history’s unofficial stories, García plumbs the passions and realities of these two Cubas—on the island and off—and offers a pulsating story that entertains and illuminates.

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9781476710242 | Scribner, May 21, 2013, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Told with wry wit and keen insight, this entertaining and richly satisfying story about a fictionalized Fidel Castro and an octogenarian Cuban exile obsessed with seeking revenge against the dictator—from the National Book Award finalist and author of Dreaming in Cuban.

Paperback:

9781476725666 | Scribner, October 8, 2013, cover price $15.00

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Product Description: As the elderly hero of Thomas Rayfiel's daring new novel, In Pinelight, sits in an old folks' home responding to the questions of an unseen interrogator, the fragments he supplies form the portrait of a man's life in upstate New York...read more

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9780810152366 | Triquarterly Books, September 30, 2013, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: As the elderly hero of Thomas Rayfiel's daring new novel, In Pinelight, sits in an old folks' home responding to the questions of an unseen interrogator, the fragments he supplies form the portrait of a man's life in upstate New York.

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CD/Spoken Word:

9781482939798 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 15, 2013), cover price $19.95
9781482939804 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 15, 2013), cover price $24.95

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Product Description: Jonathan Kepler wants to climb Spoon Mountain with his grown son and daughter on his sixty-fifth birthday in three weeks. The kids, Ben and Miranda, think he's crazy. For starters, Spoon Mountain is almost the tallest alpine peak in New Mexico...read more

Hardcover:

9780826352705 | Univ of New Mexico Pr, August 15, 2012, cover price $24.95

Paperback:

9780826352712 | Reprint edition (Univ of New Mexico Pr, August 1, 2013), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Jonathan Kepler wants to climb Spoon Mountain with his grown son and daughter on his sixty-fifth birthday in three weeks.

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Product Description: When we last saw Albert Schmidt Esq. (“Schmidtie” to all near and dear), he had been expelled from paradise: his love Carrie, the Puerto Rican waitress forty years his junior, had taken up with a blond giant nearer her age and possibly the father of her baby—assuming it isn’t Schmidt...read more

Hardcover:

9780307700650 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, March 13, 2012, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: When we last saw Albert Schmidt Esq.

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Hardcover:

9781410458056 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, May 22, 2013), cover price $30.99
9780802120731 | Grove Pr, January 8, 2013, cover price $25.00

Paperback:

9780802122209 | Grove Pr, February 11, 2014, cover price $16.00

CD/Spoken Word:

9781470838560 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, January 8, 2013), cover price $24.95

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Albert Honig's most constant companions have always been his bees. A never-married octogenarian, he makes a modest living as a beekeeper, as his father and his father's father did before him. Deeply acquainted with the workings of the hives, Albert is less versed in the ways of people, especially his friend Claire, whose presence and absence in his life have never been reconciled.When Claire is killed in a seemingly senseless accident during a burglary gone wrong, Albert is haunted by the loss and by the secrets and silence that hovered between them forso long. As he pieces together the memories of their shared history, he will come to learn the painful truths about Claire's life and the redemptive power of laying the past to rest.
By Norman Dietz (narrator)

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9781452663135 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, April 29, 2013), cover price $29.99
9781452613130 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, April 29, 2013), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Albert Honig's most constant companions have always been his bees.

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