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Posted on: January 7, 2020

Baron Wenckheim's Homecoming

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At last, the capstone to Krasznahorkai’s four-part masterwork. Set in contemporary times, Baron Wenckheim’s Homecoming tells the story of a Prince Myshkin–like figure, Baron Béla Wenckheim, who returns at the end o...

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Posted on: January 7, 2020

Bloomland

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Bloomland opens during finals week at a fictional southern university, when a student walks into the library with his roommate’s semi-automatic rifle and opens fire. When he stops shooting, twelve people are dead. In this richly textured debut, ...

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Posted on: January 7, 2020

Permanent Record

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Edward Snowden, the man who risked everything to expose the US government’s system of mass surveillance, reveals for the first time the story of his life, including how he helped to build that system and what motivated him to try to bring it dow...

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Posted on: January 7, 2020

Wildflowers of Maine

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Wildflowers of Maine presents a selection of the color paintings, of pioneering botanist Kate Furbish. Including some of the more prominent flowers to be found in Maine, plus a few rarities, this delightful gift formatted edition is a treat for the senses...

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