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Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West

Gregory Maguire · Harper Collins; 1st edition
Format: Hardcover

This is the book that started it all! The basis for the smash hit Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, Gregory Maguire's breathtaking New York Times bestseller Wicked views the land of Oz, its inhabitants, its Wizard, and the Emerald City, through a darker and greener (not rosier) lens....
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Bridget Jones's Diary: A Novel

Helen Fielding
Format: Paperback

Bridget Jones's Diary is the devastatingly self-aware, laugh-out-loud account of a year in the life of a thirty-something Singleton on a permanent doomed quest for self-improvement. Caught between the joys of Singleton fun, and the fear of dying alone and being found...

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Fifty Shades of Grey: Book One of the Fifty Shades Trilogy

E L James · Doubleday; Reprint edition
Format: Book

When literature student Anastasia Steele goes to interview young entrepreneur Christian Grey, she encounters a man who is beautiful, brilliant, and intimidating. The unworldly, innocent Ana is startled to realize she wants this man and, despite his enigmatic reserve, finds she is desperate...

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Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: The Classic Regency Romance - Now with Ultraviolent Zombie Mayhem!

Seth Grahame-Smith · Quirk Books
Pages: 335
Format: Paperback

Complete with romance, heartbreak, swordfights, cannibalism, and thousands of rotting corpses, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies is an audacious retelling of English literature's most enduring novel. This expanded edition of the beloved Jane Austen novel featuring all-new...

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The Hours: A Novel

Michael Cunningham · Farrar, Straus and Giroux; 1st edition
Pages: 230
Format: Hardcover

A daring, deeply affecting third novel by the author of A Home at the End of the World and Flesh and Blood. In The Hours, Michael Cunningham, widely praised as one of the most gifted writers of his generation, draws inventively on the life and work of Virginia Woolf to tell the story of a group...
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A Thousand Acres: A Novel

Jane Smiley · Anchor Books
Pages: 384
Format: Paperback

A successful Iowa farmer decides to divide his farm between his three daughters. When the youngest objects, she is cut out of his will. This sets off a chain of events that brings dark truths to light and explodes long-suppressed emotions. An ambitious reimagining of Shakespeare's King...
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March: A Novel

Geraldine Brooks · Viking Adult; First Edition edition
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

As the North reels under a series of unexpected defeats during the dark first year of the war, one man leaves behind his family to aid the Union cause. His experiences will utterly change his marriage and challenge his most ardently held beliefs. Riveting and elegant as it is meticulously...
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Wide Sargasso Sea

Jean Rhys · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

Wide Sargasso Sea, a masterpiece of modern fiction, was Jean Rhys's return to the literary center stage. She had a startling early career and was known for her extraordinary prose and haunting women characters. With Wide Sargasso Sea, her last and best-selling novel, she ingeniously...

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Brave New World

Aldous Huxley · Harper Perennial
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

Now more than ever: Aldous Huxley's enduring "masterpiece ... one of the most prophetic dystopian works of the 20th century" (Wall Street Journal) must be read and understood by anyone concerned with preserving the human spirit in the face of our "brave new world"

Aldous...

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The Golden Compass: His Dark Materials

Philip Pullman · Yearling; 1st edition
Format: Print book

Lyra Belacqua is content to run wild among the scholars of Jodan College, with her daemon familiar always by her side. But the arrival of her fearsome uncle, Lord Asriel, draws her to the heart of a terrible struggle—a struggle born of Gobblers and stolen children, witch clans and armored...
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