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- John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 1999; US$ 5.99
This history of a family is an amalgamation of Garcia Marquez's shorter fiction, American fiction, biblical parables, and quixotic experiences of his own unique life story. His is a community crowded with people and personal narratives, confusion, and progressive decline. The novel is a journey through life, caught on paper, so real that you'll swear... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 24.95
Botting expertly introduces the transformations of the gothic through history, discussing key figures such as ghosts, monsters and vampires, as well as tracing its origins, characteristics, cultural significance and critical interpretations. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 49.95
This book focuses on the ideological construction of the family in children?s literature from Mrs Sherwood?s Evangelical text of 1818 The History of the Fairchild Family to Jacqueline Wilson?s recent social reality novels, interrogating the idea that portrayals of family in children?s literature have changed dramtically, and suggesting instead that... more...
- Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2008; US$ 17.99
Recent essays on Israel, literature, and language from one of the country's most respected and best-loved voices Throughout his career, David Grossman has been a voice for peace and reconciliation between Israel and its Arab citizens and neighbors. In six new essays on politics and culture in Israel today, he addresses the conscience of... more...
- Ebury Publishing 2011; US$ 10.16
In the 'fantasy' universe of the phenomenally bestselling Discworld series, everything runs on magic and common sense. The world is flat and million-to-one chances happen nine times out of ten. Our world seems different - it runs on rules, often rather strange ones. Science is our way of finding out what those rules are. The appeal of Discworld is... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2011; US$ 22.00
?A flower is not a flower alone; a thousand thoughts invest it.? Daffodils signal new beginnings, daisies innocence . Lilacs mean the first emotions of love, periwinkles tender recollection . Early Victorians used flowers as a way to express their feelings?love or grief, jealousy or devotion. Now, modern-day romantics are enjoying a resurgence... more...
- Oxford University Press 2010; US$ 8.99
the glory of wealth and physical beauty is fluid and fragile; but virtue is held brilliant and eternal'The Roman historian Sallust lived through troubled times. He deplored the moral and political decline of the Republic, and in his two monographs he set out to exemplify the reasons for the years of civil strife. Catiline's Conspiracy is an... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 15.00
?What are you reading?? That?s the question Will Schwalbe asks his mother, Mary Anne, as they sit in the waiting room of the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. In 2007, Mary Anne returned from a humanitarian trip to Pakistan and Afghanistan suffering from what her doctors believed was a rare type of hepatitis. Months later she was diagnosed... more...
- Henry Holt and Co. 2003; US$ 16.99
This is the story of a young man's struggle to stay afloat. By turns poignant and comic, Paul Auster's memoir is essentially an autobiographical essay about money--and what it means not to have it. From one odd job to the next, from one failed scheme to another, Auster investigates his own stubborn compulsion to make art and describes his ingenious,... more...