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The Sealed Letter

Emma Donoghue - Fiction - 2009 - 416 pages
Miss Emily "Fido" Faithfull is a "woman of business" and a spinster pioneer in the British women’s movement, independent of mind but naively trusting of heart. Distracted from ...
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Emma Donoghue - Fiction - 2008 - 336 pages
A delightful, old-fashioned love story with a uniquely twenty-first-century twist, Landing is a romantic comedy that explores the pleasures and sorrows of long-distance ...
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Emma Donoghue - Fiction - 2000 - 336 pages
Born to poverty in eighteenth-century London, Mary Saunders's love of fine clothes and a dream of a better life take her from the world of prostitution to life as a household ...
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Poems Between Women: Four Centuries of Love, Romantic Friendship, and Desire

Emma Donoghue - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 209 pages
Few aspects of American military history have been as vigorously debated as Harry Truman's decision to use atomic bombs against Japan. In this carefully crafted volume, Michael ...
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Inseparable: Desire Between Women in Literature

Emma Donoghue - Literary Criticism - 2010 - 288 pages
From a writer of astonishing versatility and erudition, the much-admired literary critic, novelist, short-story writer, and scholar (“Dazzling”—The Washington Post; “One of ...
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Kissing the Witch: Old Tales in New Skins

Emma Donoghue - Juvenile Fiction - 1999 - 240 pages
Thirteen tales are unspun from the deeply familiar, and woven anew into a collection of fairy tales that wind back through time. Acclaimed Irish author Emma Donoghue reveals ...
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How Beautiful the Ordinary: Twelve Stories of Identity

Michael Cart, Francesca Lia Block, David Levithan, Ron Koertge, Eric Shanower, Julie Anne Peters, Jennifer Finney Boylan, William Sleater, Emma Donoghue - Young Adult Fiction - 2009 - 368 pages
A girl thought to be a boy steals her sister's skirt, while a boy thought to be a girl refuses to wear a cornflower blue dress. One boy's love of a soldier leads to the death ...
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Room: A Novel

Emma Donoghue - Fiction - 2010 - 336 pages
NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE -- nominated for four Academy Awards, including Best Picture To five-year-old-Jack, Room is the world. . . . It's where he was born, it's where he ...
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The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits: Stories

Emma Donoghue - Fiction - 2003 - 272 pages
Emma Donoghue vividly brings to life stories inspired by her discoveries of fascinating, hidden scraps of the past. Here an engraving of a woman giving birth to rabbits, a ...
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