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Everyone Wants to Be Ambassador to France
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Everyone Wants to Be Ambassador to France

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Fiction. An astronaut quits NASA to paint pictures of the moon; a man builds a star in his basement; an astronomer falls in love with a moose and loses his nose in a sword fight; and an aristocrat adopts two teenage girls in the hopes of raising one...

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Foucault, in Winter, in the Linnaeus Garden
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Foucault, in Winter, in the Linnaeus Garden

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Fiction. LBGT Studies. Michel Foucault famously wrote, "I am fully aware that I have never written anything other than fictions." In this polylingual, operatic fantasy comprised of invented letters, most of them unsent, set in Sweden during February...

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Little is Left To Tell
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Little is Left To Tell

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Fiction. Readers enter a narrative rabbit hole through bedtime stories that Mr. Fin, a man with dementia, conjures for his long-lost son. Virginia the Wolf writes her last novel to lure her daughter home. A rabbit named Hart Crane must eat words to ...

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Cartilage and Skin
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Cartilage and Skin

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Fiction. CARTILAGE AND SKIN is a dark literary thriller about a loner named Dr. Parker. He leaves his city apartment on an indefinite quest, not for love or friendship, but for "a drop of potency." Yet he is quickly beset by obstacles. Through a ser...

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The Compleat Memoirrhoids
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37 Currently In Stock CLOTH $23.00 11/19/2013

The Compleat Memoirrhoids

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Fiction. THE COMPLEAT MEMOIRRHOIDS is a vagabond autobiography, its episodes wandering around the world, around the arts, and in and through a near 80 years of varied experiences. It's comprised of 137 episodes, or memoirrhoids, stories that, like m...

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A Question Mark Above the Sun: Documents on the Mystery Surrounding a Famous Poem
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A Question Mark Above the Sun: Documents on the Mystery Surrounding a Famous Poem "by" Frank O'Hara

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Fiction. In this self-described "thought experiment"—part fiction, part literary detective work and always daring—Kent Johnson proposes a stunning rewrite of literary history. Satirical and earnest at turns, A QUESTION MARK ABOVE THE SUN is a hybrid...

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Niagara Digressions
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Niagara Digressions

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Literary Nonfiction. Introduction by Eric Gansworth. A seasoned storyteller's work via cut-up method, combining history and naturalist memoir, NIAGARA DIGRESSIONS presents land as historical palimpsest, from ancient cave paintings to 1960s mimeograp...

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Animal Sanctuary
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Animal Sanctuary

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Fiction. ANIMAL SANCTUARY is a challenging, readable, powerful, and mysterious novel. The story—not a single plot, but multiple, peripherally connected episodes and discourses—concerns an American actress, Kitty Dawson, who stars in two movies by a ...

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The Girl with Brown Fur
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The Girl with Brown Fur

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Fiction. In her new collection, the first since her PEN-West Award-winning MY HORSE AND OTHER STORIES (Sun & Moon Press, 1992), Stacey Levine gives us twenty-eight new, feral, untamable stories, in myriad modes, from laugh- out-loud funny, to Kafka-...

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Haywire
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Haywire

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Fiction. Asian American Studies. Thaddeus Rutkowski's deadpan, darkly funny third novel is comprised of 49 unsentimental stories narrated by the son of a Polish-American artist father and a Chinese-American mother. A bildungsroman with unexpected tw...

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Shhh: The Story of a Childhood
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Shhh: The Story of a Childhood

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Fiction. Jewish Studies. "Shhh, murmured my mother. And the first thirteen years of my life vanished into the darkness of that third floor closet." On a July morning in 1942, Raymond Federman's childhood ended, as his parents and two sisters were ar...

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Floats Horse-Floats or Horse-Flows
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Floats Horse-Floats or Horse-Flows

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Fiction. Poetry. Cross-Genre. Slim, but with as many wildly disparate imaginative scenes and situations as a massive Pynchon novel--miners, polar bears, insurgents sweeping the desert in Toyota pickups, a detective on the trail of illegal fur trader...

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The Creepy Girl and Other Stories
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The Creepy Girl and Other Stories

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Fiction. Winner of the 5th Starcherone Prize for Innovative Fiction. At turns funny, heartfelt, and wise, THE CREEPY GIRL gives us 15 stories, remarkable in their variety, about families and childhood, small towns and prophets, boys and girls, life ...

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You Are Here
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You Are Here

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Fiction. In a New York City where time is chopped up like salad and people finish each others' sentences, a dozen characters with names out of songs by The Fall have love affairs and take parts in a one-act play in the summer of 2001, and the spring...

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A Heaven of Others
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A Heaven of Others

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Fiction. Jewish Studies. Middle Eastern Studies. When a ten-year-old Jewish boy is exploded on a Jerusalem street by a ten-year-old Palestinian boy, he wakes up in a heaven no one in his tradition prepared him for, a heaven of others. Joshua Cohen's...

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