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Juliette

Marquis de Sade - 2007 - Fiction - Limited preview
“An amazing sequence of imaginatively bizarre sexual adventures punctuated by philosophical and theological digression. Mlle. De Maupin, Lolita, Candy—all pale beside Juliette.”—Library Journal
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Blood Meridian: Or The Evening Redness in the West

Cormac McCarthy - 2010 - Fiction - No preview available
'Blood Meridian, or, The Evening Redness in the West' presents an epic novel of the violent American West. The story is loosely based on accounts of murder along the border between Texas and Mexico in the 1850s.
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Something Wicked This Way Comes

Ray Bradbury - 1999 - Fiction - Limited preview
Few American novels written this century have endured in th heart and mind as has this one-Ray Bradbury's incomparable masterwork of the dark fantastic. A carnival rolls in sometime after the midnight hour on a chill Midwestern October eve ...
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If on a Winter's Night a Traveler

Italo Calvino - 1981 - Fiction - No preview available
Italo Calvino imagines a novel capable of endless mutations in this intricately crafted story about writing and readers. If on a Winter's Night a Traveler turns out to be not one novel but ten, each with a different plot, style, ambience, and ...
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The Castle

Franz Kafka, Anthea Bell - 2009 - Fiction - Limited preview
'K. kept feeling that he had lost himself, or was further away in a strange land than anyone had ever been before' A remote village covered almost permanently in snow and dominated by a castle and its staff of dictatorial, sexually predatory ...
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The Mist

Stephen King - 2007 - Fiction - Limited preview
In the wake of a summer storm, terror descends... New York Times bestselling author Stephen King suspends a small town in a haze of terror-as humanity makes its last stand against unholy destruction...
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City of Saints and Madmen

Jeff VanderMeer - 2003 - Fiction - Limited preview
Journey to World Fantasy Award winner Jeff VanderMeer's fantastical city of Amerbergris. For the first time in expanded trade paperback form, City of Saints & Madmen in this new Wildside edition collects all of the material originally published ...
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Perdido Street Station

China Mieville - 2008 - Fiction - No preview available
The metropolis of New Crobuzon sprawls at the centre of its own bewildering world. Humans and mutants and arcane races throng the gloom beneath its chimneys, where the rivers are sluggish with unnatural effluent, and factories and foundries pound ...
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Black Sun Rising

C. S. Friedman - 2005 - Fiction - No preview available
On the distant world of Erna, four people--Priest, Adept, Sorcerer, and Apprentice--are drawn together to battle the forces of evil, led by the demonic fae, a soul-destroying force that preys on the human mind. Reprint.
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The Temple Of The Golden Pavilion

Yukio Mishima - 2010 - Fiction - No preview available
Because of the boyhood trauma of seeing his mother make love to another man in the presence of his dying father, Mizoguchi becomes a hopeless stutterer. Taunted by his schoolmates, he feels utterly alone untill he becomes an acolyte at a famous ...
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