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  • The Kept Man by Jami Attenberg

    By Jami Attenberg

    Now in paperback, from the writer of the bestselling The Middlesteins: the unconventional that is "unabashedly emotional, refreshingly with out ny urban cynicism, and tenderly funny?" (People).

    Jarvis Miller's artist husband has been in a coma for 6 years. And so, Jarvis has spent those years suspended among desire and grief, paralyzed with eager for a lifestyles and a wedding which are slipping away. yet then, all at once, Jarvis makes her first new associates in years while she meets the stored guy membership: 3 males whose life are funded by means of their profitable better halves, who assemble as soon as per week on laundry day. With their aid, she reawakens to the town past her Brooklyn residence, earlier the pitying eyes of her husband?s paintings broker and his irresponsible ally as her destiny starts to tackle the impossible to resist tingles of chance for the 1st time in nearly a decade. while a stunning discovery casts a special mild on her idealized marriage, she's propelled even extra down a course that she might by no means have dared to visualize simply months sooner than. gentle, daring, and unabashed, The stored Man is a compulsively readable novel approximately love and loss from certainly one of our so much dynamic new storytellers.

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  • Curious by Elizabeth North

    By Elizabeth North

    Will not be you simply a bit curious? what's it approximately homosexual male romance that turns woman readers on? in reality that ladies love romance and horny males. while it is a tale approximately males falling in love, there is two times the charm. we now have selected tales that run the gamut of M/M romantic fiction: from preliminary interest to the 1st blush of affection, from awkward first instances to discovering achievement, and from heart-warming without end devotion to sizzling and sweaty intercourse. reflect on it as a romance buffet: take somewhat, attempt a bit dab, and locate the flavour of M/M romance that satisfies you.

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  • The Frailty of Flesh by Sandra Ruttan

    By Sandra Ruttan

    While a tender boy is located murdered in a park, the boy’s brother says that his sister was once the murderer—but she’s nowhere to be came across. Constables Hart and Tain locate facts that the sister is blameless and is really a possible sufferer herself. Now they should locate her earlier than she—and the remainder of her family—is killed.

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  • The Life of D. H. Lawrence by Andrew Harrison

    By Andrew Harrison

    Complete with clean views, and drawing at the most recent scholarship and biographical resources, The lifetime of D. H. Lawrence spans the whole diversity of his highbrow pursuits and inventive output to provide new insights into Lawrence’s lifestyles, paintings, and legacy.

    • Addresses his significant works, but additionally lesser-known writings in several genres and his overdue work, with a purpose to re-examine the leading edge, hard, and subversive elements of Lawrence’s character and writing
    • Incorporates newly-discovered resources, together with correspondence, a manuscript written in 1923-4, new proof for very important affects on his significant novels and formerly unpublished pictures of the author
    • Emphasizes Lawrence’s gregarious nature, his wish to collaborate with others, and his adaptability to diversified social situations
    • Pays specific awareness to the numerous interactions with literary advisors, editors, brokers, publishers, and printers that have been required for him to paintings as a qualified writer
    • Combines new fabric with astute remark to supply a nuanced knowing of 1 of the main prolific and arguable authors of the 20 th century

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  • The Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister

    By Marcus Pfister

    The Rainbow Fish is a world best-seller and a latest vintage. crowd pleasing foil stamping, glittering on each web page, bargains quick baby attraction, however it is the common message on the middle of this easy tale a few appealing fish who learns to make associates by way of sharing his so much prized possessions that provides the ebook its lasting price. A CHRISTOPHER AWARD WINNER WINNER OF THE BOLOGNA ebook reasonable CRITICI IN ERBA PRIZE AMERICAN BOOKSELL ABBY AWARD WINNER AN IRA-CBC kid's selection

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  • The Fictions of Language and the Languages of Fiction by Monika Fludernik

    By Monika Fludernik

    Monika Fludernik offers a close research of unfastened oblique discourse because it pertains to narrative thought, and the an important problematical of ways speech and inspiration are represented in fiction. construction at the insights of Ann Banfield's Unspeakable Sentences, Fludernik notably extends Banfield's version to deal with proof from conversational narrative, non-fictional prose and literary works from Chaucer to the current. Fludernik's version subsumes past insights into the varieties and features of citation and aligns them with discourse suggestions observable within the oral language. Drawing on an enormous variety of literature, she offers a useful source for researchers within the box and introduces English readers to vast paintings at the topic in German in addition to evaluating the loose oblique discourse gains of German, French and English. This learn successfully repositions the entire zone among literature and linguistics, establishing up a brand new set of questions in narrative thought.

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  • Loudmouth George Earns His Allowance (Nancy Carlson's by Nancy L. Carlson

    By Nancy L. Carlson

    It really is summer season holiday, and Loudmouth George is just too busy having enjoyable to do his chores. Now the home is a multitude and his mother will not allow him visit the flicks with Harriet. So George comes up with an excellent plan. He convinces his brothers to do his chores for him in alternate for taking them to the movies-after all, they will definitely be too drained to move in the end the paintings! yet every one brother makes a large number out of every chore and now there's a much bigger mess to scrub up. See who has the final snicker!

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