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A Thousand Acres

Jane Smiley - 1991 - Aging parents - Snippet view
Hidden family secrets erupt when a father decides to leave his prosperous farm to two of his three daughters.
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Waiting for Godot: Tragicomedy in 2 Acts

Samuel Beckett - 1982 - Drama - No preview available
A seminal work of twentieth-century drama, Waiting for Godot was Samuel Beckett’s first professionally produced play. It opened in Paris in 1953 at the tiny Left Bank Theatre de Babylone, and has since become a cornerstone of twentieth-century ...
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A World Lit Only by Fire: The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance

William Manchester - 1994 - Europe - No preview available
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Body of Lies: A Novel

David Ignatius - 2007 - Fiction - Limited preview
Emerging from a tour of duty in Iraq with a badly injured leg, CIA soldier Roger Ferris takes on a mission to infiltrate the network of a master terrorist and bases his plan on a British intelligence operation from World War II before finding ...
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The Name of the Rose

Umberto Eco - 2006 - Fiction - Limited preview
In 1327, finding his sensitive mission at an Italian abbey further complicated by seven bizarre deaths, Brother William of Baskerville turns detective, penetrating the cunning labyrinth of the abbey and deciphering coded manuscripts for clues.
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Foucault's Pendulum

Umberto Eco - 2007 - Fiction - Limited preview
Bored with their work, three Milanese editors cook up "the Plan," a hoax that connects the medieval Knights Templar with other occult groups from ancient to modern times. This produces a map indicating the geographical point from which all the ...
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The Kite Runner (new)

Khaled Hosseini - 2008 - Fiction - No preview available
The Kite Runner, sebuah novel perdana Khaled Hosseini, telah mencatat berbagai prestasi: 1. Diterjemahkan ke dalam 42 bahasa. 2. Terjual lebih dari 8 juta kopi di seluruh dunia. 3. Lebih dari 2 tahun bertengger di daftar New York Times Bestseller ...
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Euripides

Euripides, Aristophanes - 1908 - Full view
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Four Baboons Adoring the Sun

John Guare - 1995 - Drama - Limited preview
THE STORY: Inspired by a true story, the play follows the trail of a young black con man, Paul, who insinuates himself into the lives of a wealthy New York couple, Ouisa and Flan Kittredge, claiming he knows their son at college. Paul tells them he
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The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao

Junot Díaz - 2007 - Fiction - Limited preview
Living with an old-world mother and rebellious sister, an urban New Jersey misfit dreams of becoming the next J. R. R. Tolkien and believes that a long-standing family curse is thwarting his efforts to find love and happiness. A first novel by ...
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