Julian Barnes - Fiction - 2011 - 176 pages
Julian Barnes. sure I would find someone more suitable. But she didn't appear to
mean this in the sense that I was a scoundrel who deserved someone of equally
low moral character. Rather, she implied the opposite: that I was well out of ...
Anne Tyler - Fiction - 2001 - 273 pages
BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Anne Tyler's The Beginner's Goodbye. "Once upon a time, there was a woman who discovered that she had turned into the wrong person." So Anne Tyler opens this irresistible new novel.
Julian Barnes - Fiction - 2006 - 385 pages
In Arthur & George, Julian Barnes explores the grand tapestry of late-Victorian Britain to create his most intriguing and engrossing novel yet. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Jeffrey Eugenides - Fiction - 2011 - 416 pages
With devastating wit and an abiding understanding of and affection for his characters, Jeffrey Eugenides revives the motivating energies of the Novel, while creating a story so contemporary and fresh that it reads like the intimate journal ...
Julian Barnes - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 144 pages
One of the judges who awarded Barnes the 2011 Booker Prize described him as “an unparalleled magus of the heart.” This book confirms that opinion. “Spare and beautiful...a book of rare intimacy and honesty about love and grief.
Julian Barnes - Fiction - 2009 - 288 pages
This is precisely what visionary tycoon, Sir Jack Pitman, seeks to accomplish on the Isle of Wight, a "destination" where tourists can find replicas of Big Ben (half size), Princess Di's grave, and even Harrod's (conveniently located inside ...
Kate Morton - Fiction - 2008 - 480 pages
Told in flashback, this is the story of Grace's youth during the last days of Edwardian aristocratic privilege shattered by war, of the vibrant twenties and the changes she witnessed as an entire way of life vanished forever.
Matthew Sharpe, Joanne Faulkner - Philosophy - 2014 - 208 pages
Charting pivotal moments in the theorization and reception of psychoanalysis, the book provides a comprehensive account of the concerns and development of Freud's work, as well as his most prominent successors, Melanie Klein and Jacques ...
Joan C. Williams - Social Science - 2012 - 304 pages
Contesting the idea that women need to negotiate better within the family, and redefining the notion of success in the workplace, Joan C. Williams reinvigorates the work-family debate and offers the first steps to making life manageable for ...
Garth Stein - Fiction - 2009 - 336 pages
A heart-wrenching but deeply funny and ultimately uplifting story of family, love, loyalty, and hope, The Art of Racing in the Rain is a beautifully crafted and captivating look at the wonders and absurdities of human life . . . as only a ...
Julian Barnes - Fiction - 2007 - 240 pages
Twice shortlisted for the Booker Prize, Julian Barnes continues to reinvigorate the novel with his pyrotechnic verbal skill and playful manipulation of plot and character.
David Wroblewski - Fiction - 2009 - 608 pages
David Wroblewski is a master storyteller, and his breathtaking scenes—the elemental north woods, the sweep of seasons, an iconic American barn, a fateful vision rendered in the falling rain—create a riveting family saga, a brilliant ...
Mehmed S. Kaya - Social Science - 2011 - 240 pages
Kaya also examines the concept of the Zazas as a ‘stateless’ people, and looks at the issue of the oppression of minority ethnic identities in the context of Turkish nationalism._x000D_ _x000D_ The Zaza Kurds of Turkey provides access ...
Joseph Michelli - Business & Economics - 2011 - 256 pages
For those eager to do more than watch, Joseph Michelli deconstructs the Zappos story and makes it attainable.” —Seth Godin, author of Poke the Box About the Book: ZAPPOS.
Edward Baring - Political Science - 2011
In this powerful study Edward Baring sheds fresh light on Jacques Derrida, one of the most influential yet controversial intellectuals of the twentieth century.
Rich Christiansen - Business & Economics - 2011 - 256 pages
Rich Christiansen has started up and launched several technology-oriented companies, including Tornado Solutions, Know More Media, Cyclone Trading Company, and MortgageSaver101.