American literature

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A Long Walk to Water: Based on a True Story
HMH Books (2010)

The New York Times bestseller A Long Walk to Water begins as two stories, told in alternating...

Johnny Tremain

The great events of Revolutionary Boston as seen through the shrewd eyes of an observant...

The Bronze Bow

In this Newberry Medal-winning novel, Daniel bar Jamin is fired by only one passion: to avenge his...

The Portable Thoreau

An updated edition of Thoreau's most widely read works Self-described as "a mystic, a...


A young Indian girl, caught between the traditional world of her mother and the present world of the...

Night Hoops

Nick Abbott and Trent Dawson have nothing in common but basketball. Or so it seems. But as the...

Nature and Walking
Beacon Press (2012)

Together in one volume, Emerson's Nature and Thoreau's Walking, is writing that defines our...

Death of a Salesman: Certain Private Conversations in Two Acts and a Requiem

Death of a Salesman

Certain Private Conversations in Two Acts and a Requiem


The Pulitzer Prize-winning tragedy of a salesman’s deferred American dream   Ever since it was...

Cajas de cartón: The Circuit Spanish Edition

Cajas de cartón

The Circuit Spanish Edition


“‘La frontera’ . . . la escuché por primera vez a fines de los años 40, cuando Papá y Mamá nos...

The new black

A profound and uplifting meditation on the meanings of race and belonging in America