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I, Snow Leopard
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I, Snow Leopard

El Leon Literary Arts and Manoa Books

Poetry. Asian & Asian American Studies. Translated from the Chinese by Frank Stewart. Preface by Barry Lopez. Speaking in the voice of the endangered Snow Leopard, poet Jidi Majia conjures a mysterious, magnificent creature with a message about the ...

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Here and Gone
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Here and Gone

El Leon Literary Arts

Literary Nonfiction. Memoir. Turning seventy, Thomas Farber appraises the writing life, aging, love, his own fate, and ours. In this spare, elegant volume he takes the measure of both his vocation and, in several quite different ways, his troubled h...

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Need I Say More?
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Need I Say More?

El Leon Literary Arts

Literary Nonfiction. One of the most versatile writers of his generation, Stephen Kessler has distinguished himself over the last forty years as a poet, critic ("certainly the best poetry critic in sight," according to Lawrence Ferlinghetti), transl...

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Love by Drowning
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Love by Drowning

El Leon Literary Arts

Fiction. "I am not lying when I say this book is better than Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn. Poverman gives us a situation and set of characters as mysterious and intriguing as Flynn does, he surprises us just as much, and we are as riveted to the autho...

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The End of My Wits
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The End of My Wits

El Leon Literary Arts

Literary Nonfiction. THE END OF MY WITS is a collection of the epigrams of Thomas Farber with recent additions, including an essay on the epigram by poet and fiction writer Laura Glen Louis."To revive the epigram in the age of tweets and texts is a ...

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My Funeral Gondola
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My Funeral Gondola

El Leon Literary Arts

Poetry. "A playful, Zen-like clarity and gentleness characterize the poems in Fiona Sze-Lorrain's new book, along with a distinct sense of an animating mystery. The world here is at once deliciously material and refreshingly ethereal. This is an eng...

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The Road, and Nothing More
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The Road, and Nothing More

El Leon Literary Arts

Fiction. Set in the narrow streets of a historic Madrid neighborhood between 1937 and the 1950s, THE ROAD, AND NOTHING MORE centers on struggling, interrelated families during the Spanish Civil War and the Franco dictatorship. The current of life is...

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Year of Reversible Loss
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Year of Reversible Loss

El Leon Literary Arts

Poetry. Memoir. "Norma Farber's journal of the year after the death of her life's companion is in prose and verse. This formal doubleness turns out to be perfect for writing that is attentive as it is candid, cool as it is heartfelt, elegant as it i...

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Terrain of Loss: Afghan Exiles in their Own Land
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Terrain of Loss: Afghan Exiles in their Own Land

El Leon Literary Arts

Literary Nonfiction. Photography. Middle Eastern Studies. Limited edition of 1,000 copies. Includes essay by the photographer and fifty black and white photographs. Based on independent photographer Andrea Camuto's five extensive, un-embedded stays ...

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HOME FOR SALE
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HOME FOR SALE

El Leon Literary Arts

Fiction. Detroit in the 1950s: real estate booming, fat cats selling homes fast and furiously to veterans, working hard now in the Ford assembly plants. It's just before a real estate crash and this novel's characters swirl around its high stakes an...

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The Tolstoy of the Zulus
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The Tolstoy of the Zulus

El Leon Literary Arts

Literary Nonfiction. Art. Music. Kessler's lens is wide but his focus is sharp as he surveys, with clarity and fresh understanding, both famous and unsung figures of contemporary culture. Selected from more than thirty years of journalism, THE TOLST...

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About Them
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About Them

El Leon Literary Arts

Fiction. "Chester Aaron's novel-in-stories, ABOUT THEM, published nearly 35 years ago, holds a unique and lasting place in the artistic annals of American boyhood. Through the account of young Benny Kahn we come to inhabit the Pennsylvania mining to...

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Barrio Bushido
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Barrio Bushido

El Leon Literary Arts

Fiction. Latino/Latina Studies. Set in the barrio of an unnamed California city in the early 1990s, BARRIO BUSHIDO narrates the story and fate of three adolescent Latinos who join forces to rob organized crime gangsters. Lobo (wolf) hunts, scheming ...

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Foodoodles: From the Museum of Culinary History
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Foodoodles: From the Museum of Culinary History

El Leon Literary Arts

Literary Nonfiction. Art. Memoir. California History. The first battles of the American food revolution were fought in Berkeley, California, in the 1970s. In the trenches was art student L. John Harris who worked at several of the revolution's found...

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Some, like elephants
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Some, like elephants

El Leon Literary Arts

Poetry. She was the golden girl and twenty. A year later she was dead, and by her own hand. The young woman's father called Louis with the news, he, a college boyfriend. The next day she could not get out of bed, could not get dressed. Over the next...

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