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The Roanoke Girls Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781101906668
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Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - March 7th, 2017

I once witnessed a truck hit a deer on the highway. I was compelled to watch, equal parts horrified and riveted, as the deer flew into the air, and its neck snapped. I had similar feelings about this book. Enjoy.



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The Girls Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780812998603
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Published: Random House - June 14th, 2016

Do teenage girls scare you? If they do, this book will confirm all your fears. If not, they soon will. Cline delves into the psyche of a 14-year-old girl taken in by a cult in the summer of '69. Evie's memories are uncomfortable, gritty, and compelling in the best and worst of ways. The Girls is a terrifying and vivid reminder of the horrors of adolescence. Lock up your daughters.



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Possession: A Romance Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780679735908
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Published: Vintage Books USA - October 1st, 1991

Byatt is a wordsmith. She not only crafted this suspenseful literary detective story, but penned the poems and correspondences of her fictional creations Christobel Lamotte and Randolph Henry Ash. Satisfying, erudite and emotional, Possession is a unique work of ftiction from an overwhelming talent. It didn't win the Booker for nothin'.



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You Too Can Have a Body Like Mine Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062388681
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Published: Harper Perennial - August 9th, 2016

A terrifying yet honest look at the contemporary crisis of the self, body image, and rampant consumerism. Rife with symbolism that is sophisticated yet uncomplicated, Kleeman explores and exposes humanity through her narrator, A. What are we and what is left of you after people stop watching? Young and stupidly talented, Kleeman has earned a spot on my watchlist.



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Deerskin Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780441000692
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Published: Ace Books - July 1994

The King's gone mad and his queen is dead. The Princess disappears and Deerskin is born. She'll make you want your own pack of dogs to run away with. It's all I could think about for weeks. Traumatizing and inspiring at turns, Deerskin is a beautiful and compelling retelling of Donkey Skin by Charles Perrault.



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Kristin Lavransdatter Cover Image
By Sigrid Undset, Tiina Nunnally (Translator), Tiina Nunnally (Notes by)
$28.00
ISBN: 9780143039167
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Published: Penguin Books - September 27th, 2005

Dramatic, endearing, and flawed, Kristin is an unforgettable heroine. Translated from Norwegian in the 1920s, this magnificent trilogy deserves more attention than it receives.



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A Tree Grows in Brooklyn Cover Image
$10.00
ISBN: 9780062096951
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Published: Harper Perennial - September 16th, 2014

A bittersweet tale of an impoverished girl, Francie, coming of age in an unforgiving world set at the turn of the 19th century, this novel explores the harsh realities of women in society, work, and family as seen through Francie's eyes. Simultaneously heart-wrenching, hopeful, and beautiful.



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Oh No, George! Cover Image
By Chris Haughton, Chris Haughton (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9780763655464
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - March 13th, 2012

This charming and side-splitting canine romp is an ode to all the lovable, well-intentioned, but badly behaved dogs in all our lives. Guaranteed laughter for humans of all ages!