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1984 Cover Image
$14.45
ISBN: 9780452262935
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Published: Berkley - April 1st, 1983

Written more than 70 years ago, 1984 was George Orwell’s chilling prophecy about the future. And while 1984 has come and gone, his dystopian vision of a government that will do anything to control the narrative is timelier than ever...

• Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read •


A Confederacy of Dunces (Evergreen Book) Cover Image
By John Kennedy Toole, Walker Percy (Foreword by)
$13.60
ISBN: 9780802130204
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Published: Grove Press - January 21st, 1994

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize

"A masterwork . . . the novel astonishes with its inventiveness . . . it is nothing less than a grand comic fugue."--The New York Times Book Review


A Prayer for Owen Meany: A Novel Cover Image
$15.29
ISBN: 9780062204097
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - April 3rd, 2012

“A remarkable novel. . . . A Prayer for Owen Meany is a rare creation in the somehow exhausted world of late twentieth-century fiction—it is an amazingly brave piece of work . . . so extraordinary, so original, and so enriching. . . .


A Separate Peace Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780743253970
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Published: Scribner - September 30th, 2003

An American classic and great bestseller for over thirty years, A Separate Peace is timeless in its description of adolescence during a period when the entire country was losing its innocence to World War II.

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read.

Set at a boys' boarding school in New England during the earl


 A Tree Grows in Brooklyn [75th Anniversary Ed] Cover Image
$14.44
ISBN: 9780060736262
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Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - November 6th, 2018

A PBS Great American Read Top 100 Pick

A special 75th anniversary edition of the beloved American classic about a young girl's coming-of-age at the turn of the twentieth century.


The Adventures of Tom Sawyer Cover Image
By Mark Twain, R. Kent Rasmussen (Introduction by), R. Kent Rasmussen (Notes by)
$7.65
ISBN: 9780143107330
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Published: Penguin Classics - October 28th, 2014

The classic boyhood adventure tale, updated with a new introduction by noted Mark Twain scholar R. Kent Rasmussen. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


The Alchemist Cover Image
$14.44
ISBN: 9780062315007
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Published: HarperOne - April 15th, 2014

An international bestseller

Over 80 million copies sold worldwide

A PBS Great American Read Top 100 pick

A special 25th anniversary edition of the extraordinary international bestseller, including a new Foreword by Paulo Coelho.


Along Came a Spider (Alex Cross #1) Cover Image
$14.44
ISBN: 9780446692632
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - August 1st, 2003

Discover the classic thriller that launched the #1 detective series of the past twenty-five years, now one of PBS's "100 Great American Reads"


Americanah Cover Image
$14.41
ISBN: 9780307455925
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Published: Anchor - March 4th, 2014

From the award-winning, bestselling author of We Should All Be Feminists and Half of a Yellow Sun—the story of two Nigerians making their way in the U.S. and the UK, raising universal questions of race, belonging, the overseas experience for the African diaspora, and the search for identity and a home.


And Then There Were None Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780062073471
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - January 18th, 2011

"If you’re one of the few who haven’t experienced the genius of Agatha Christie, this novel is a stellar starting point." — DAVID BALDACCI, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author

A PBS GREAT AMERICAN READ PICK!


Anne of Green Gables (Puffin in Bloom) Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780147514004
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Published: Puffin Books - August 28th, 2014

The cherished favorite featuring everyone's favorite red-headed orphan, now in a deluxe hardcover edition with beautiful cover illustrations by Anna Bond, the artist behind world-renowned stationery brand Rifle Paper Co.

The classic Anne of Green Gables; inspiration for the Netflix original series Anne With an E


Another Country (Vintage International) Cover Image
$14.41
ISBN: 9780679744719
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Published: Vintage - December 1st, 1992

Set in Greenwich Village, Harlem, and France, among other locales, Another Country is a novel of passions—sexual, racial, political, artistic—that is stunning for its emotional intensity and haunting sensuality, depicting men and women, blacks and whites, stripped of their masks of gender and race by love and hatred at the most elemental and sublime.


Atlas Shrugged (Centennial Ed. HC) Cover Image
$34.00
ISBN: 9780525948926
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Published: NAL - April 21st, 2005

Peopled by larger-than-life heroes and villains, charged with towering questions of good and evil, Atlas Shrugged is Ayn Rand’s magnum opus: a philosophical revolution told in the form of an action thriller—nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read.


Beloved (Vintage International) Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9781400033416
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Published: Vintage - June 8th, 2004

Staring unflinchingly into the abyss of slavery, this spellbinding New York Times bestseller transforms history into a story as powerful as Exodus and as intimate as a lullaby.


The Book Thief (Anniversary Edition) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781101934180
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - March 8th, 2016

This 10th-anniversary edition of the extraordinary #1 New York Times bestseller features pages of bonus content, including marked-up manuscript pages, original sketches, and pages from the author's writing notebook.

Nominated as one of America's best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read.

 


The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao Cover Image
$14.45
ISBN: 9781594483295
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 2nd, 2008

Winner of:
The Pulitzer Prize
The National Book Critics Circle Award
The Anisfield-Wolf Book Award
The Jon Sargent, Sr. First Novel Prize
Time Magazine #1 Fiction Book of the Year


The Call of the Wild, White Fang, and Other Stories Cover Image
By Jack London, Dr. Earle Labor (Introduction by), Kenneth K. Brandt (Editor), Kenneth K. Brandt (Notes by)
$8.50
ISBN: 9780140186512
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Published: Penguin Classics - August 1st, 1993

A bold mix of realism, allegory, adventure, and progressive politics, this collection features Jack London’s most profound and moving literary works
 


Catch-22: 50th Anniversary Edition Cover Image
By Joseph Heller, Christopher Buckley (Introduction by)
$15.30
ISBN: 9781451626650
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Published: Simon & Schuster - April 5th, 2011

This fiftieth-anniversary edition commemorates Joseph Heller’s masterpiece with a new introduction; critical essays and reviews by Norman Mailer, Alfred Kazin, Anthony Burgess, and others; rare papers and photos; and much more.

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read.

Now a Hulu limited series starri


The Catcher in the Rye Cover Image
$23.80
ISBN: 9780316769532
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Published: Little, Brown and Company -

The "brilliant, funny, meaningful novel" (The New Yorker) that established J. D. Salinger as a leading voice in American literature--and that has instilled in millions of readers around the world a lifelong love of books.


Charlotte's Web Cover Image
$7.64
ISBN: 9780064400558
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Published: HarperCollins - April 10th, 2012

Don’t miss one of America’s top 100 most-loved novels, selected by PBS’s The Great American Read.


The Chronicles of Narnia Full-Color Paperback 7-Book Box Set: 7 Books in 1 Box Set Cover Image
By C. S. Lewis, Pauline Baynes (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780064409391
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Published: HarperCollins - August 22nd, 2000

Experience all of The Chronicles of Narnia in full color in this seven-book paperback box set.

Readers of all ages—whether they are experiencing Narnia for the first time or returning once again to the magical world—will love seeing the creatures and landscapes of C. S. Lewis's classic fantasy series in gorgeous color.


The Clan of the Cave Bear: Earth's Children, Book One Cover Image
$7.64
ISBN: 9780553250428
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Published: Bantam - November 1st, 1984

This novel of awesome beauty and power is a moving saga about people, relationships, and the boundaries of love.

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


The Coldest Winter Ever: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780743270106
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Published: Washington Square Press - September 20th, 2005

A USA TODAY Bestseller

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read

“50 Most Impactful Black Books Of The Last 50 Years” —Essence

Renowned hip-hop artist, political activist, and bestselling author Sister Souljah brings the streets of New York to life in a powerful and utterl


The Color Purple Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780156028356
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Published: Mariner Books - May 28th, 2003

A PBS Great American Read Top 100 Pick

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize * Winner of the National Book Award
 
Published to unprecedented acclaim, The Color Purple established Alice Walker as a major voice in modern fiction.


The Count of Monte Cristo Cover Image
By Alexandre Dumas, Robin Buss (Translated by), Robin Buss (Introduction by), Robin Buss (Notes by)
$13.60
ISBN: 9780140449266
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Published: Penguin Classics - May 27th, 2003

"On what slender threads do life and fortune hang." Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


Crime and Punishment Cover Image
By Fyodor Dostoyevsky, David McDuff (Translated by), David McDuff (Introduction by), David McDuff (Notes by)
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ISBN: 9780140449136
Availability: Backordered
Published: Penguin Classics - December 31st, 2002

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$12.75
ISBN: 9781400032716
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Published: Vintage - May 18th, 2004

A bestselling modern classic—both poignant and funny—about a boy with autism who sets out to solve the murder of a neighbor's dog and discovers unexpected truths about himself and the world.

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


The Da Vinci Code (Robert Langdon #2) Cover Image
$8.49
ISBN: 9780307474278
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Published: Anchor - March 31st, 2009

MORE THAN 80 MILLION COPIES SOLD

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


Don Quixote Cover Image
$14.45
ISBN: 9780142437230
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Published: Penguin Classics - February 25th, 2003

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


Doña Barbara: A Novel Cover Image
By Rómulo Gallegos, Robert Malloy (Translated by), Larry McMurtry (Foreword by)
$14.45
ISBN: 9780226279206
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Published: University of Chicago Press - May 3rd, 2012

Rómulo Gallegos is best known for being Venezuela’s first democratically elected president. But in his native land he is equally famous as a writer responsible for one of Venezuela’s literary treasures, the novel Doña Barbara.


Dune (Penguin Galaxy) Cover Image
By Frank Herbert, Neil Gaiman (Introduction by), Brian Herbert (Afterword by)
$25.50
ISBN: 9780143111580
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Published: Penguin Classics - October 25th, 2016

Soon to be a major motion picture starring Timothée Chalamet

A deluxe hardcover edition of the best-selling science-fiction book of all time—part of Penguin Galaxy, a collectible series of six sci-fi/fantasy classics, featuring a series introduction by Neil Gaiman

 


Fifty Shades of Grey: Book One of the Fifty Shades Trilogy (Fifty Shades of Grey Series #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385363129
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Published: Random House Large Print - June 26th, 2012

MORE THAN 150 MILLION COPIES SOLD WORLDWIDE
 
Look for E L James’s passionate new love story, The Mister, available now.


Flowers in the Attic (Dollanganger #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781476775869
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Published: Pocket Books - January 7th, 2014

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read.

Now a major Lifetime movie event—the classic story of forbidden love that captured the world’s imagination and earned V.C. Andrews a fiercely devoted fanbase. Book One of the Dollanganger family saga.


At the top of the stairs there are four secrets hidden.


Foundation Cover Image
$14.45
ISBN: 9780553382570
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Published: Del Rey - April 29th, 2008

The story of our future begins with the Foundation.

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


Frankenstein Cover Image
By Mary Shelley, Maurice Hindle (Editor), Maurice Hindle (Introduction by), Maurice Hindle (Notes by)
$8.50
ISBN: 9780141439471
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Published: Penguin Classics - May 6th, 2003

The world’s most famous work of horror fiction: a devastating exploration of the limits of human creativity. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


A Game of Thrones: A Song of Ice and Fire: Book One Cover Image
$15.30
ISBN: 9780553381689
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Published: Bantam - May 28th, 2002

NOW THE ACCLAIMED HBO SERIES GAME OF THRONES—THE MASTERPIECE THAT BECAME A CULTURAL PHENOMENON
 


Ghost (Track #1) Cover Image
$6.79
ISBN: 9781481450164
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - August 29th, 2017

A National Book Award Finalist for Young People’s Literature.
Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read.


Ghost wants to be the fastest sprinter on his elite middle school track team, but his past is slowing him down in this first electrifying novel of the acclaimed Track series from Coretta Scott Ki


Gilead: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780312424404
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Published: Picador - January 10th, 2006

The 2004 Pulitzer Prize winning novel
A New York Times Top-Ten Book of 2004
Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction
A PBS Great American Read selection


The Giver (Giver Quartet #1) Cover Image
$8.49
ISBN: 9780544336261
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - July 1st, 2014

In Lois Lowry’s Newbery Medal–winning classic, twelve-year-old Jonas lives in a seemingly ideal world. Not until he is given his life assignment as the Receiver does he begin to understand the dark secrets behind his fragile community.

The Giver, the 1994 Newbery Medal winner, has become one of the most influential novels of our time.


The Godfather: 50th Anniversary Edition Cover Image
By Mario Puzo, Francis Ford Coppola (Introduction by), Anthony Puzo (Notes by), Robert J. Thompson (Afterword by)
$14.45
ISBN: 9780451205766
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Published: Berkley - March 1st, 2002

50th ANNIVERSARY EDITION—WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION BY FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA

Mario Puzo’s classic saga of an American crime family that became a global phenomenonnominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read.


Gone Girl: A Novel Cover Image
$14.45
ISBN: 9780307588371
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Published: Crown - April 22nd, 2014

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The “mercilessly entertaining” (Vanity Fair) instant classic “about the nature of identity and the terrible secrets that can survive and thrive in even the most intimate relationships” (Lev Grossman, Time).


Gone with the Wind Cover Image
By Margaret Mitchell, Pat Conroy (Preface by)
$17.84
ISBN: 9781451635621
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Published: Scribner - May 3rd, 2011

Since its original publication in 1936, Gone With the Wind—winner of the Pulitzer Prize and one of the bestselling novels of all time—has been heralded by readers everywhere as The Great American Novel.

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read.

Widely considered The Great American Novel, and often r


The Grapes of Wrath Cover Image
By John Steinbeck, Robert DeMott (Introduction by), Robert DeMott (Notes by)
$15.30
ISBN: 9780143039433
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Published: Penguin Classics - March 28th, 2006

The Pulitzer Prize-winning epic of the Great Depression, a book that galvanized—and sometimes outraged—millions of readers. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read

A Penguin Classic


Great Expectations Cover Image
By Charles Dickens, Charlotte Mitchell (Editor), David Trotter (Introduction by), Charlotte Mitchell (Notes by)
$9.35
ISBN: 9780141439563
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Published: Penguin Classics - December 31st, 2002

'Great Expectations is up there for me with the world's greatest novels' Howard Jacobson. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


The Great Gatsby Cover Image
$14.45
ISBN: 9780743273565
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Published: Scribner - September 30th, 2004

A true classic of twentieth-century literature, this edition has been updated by Fitzgerald scholar James L.W.


Gulliver's Travels Cover Image
By Jonathan Swift, Robert DeMaria (Editor), Robert DeMaria (Introduction by), Robert DeMaria (Notes by)
$7.65
ISBN: 9780141439495
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Published: Penguin Classics - February 25th, 2003

A wickedly clever satire uses comic inversions to offer telling insights into the nature of man and society. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


The Handmaid's Tale (Movie Tie-in) Cover Image
$13.56
ISBN: 9780525435006
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Published: Anchor - April 18th, 2017

#1 New York Times bestseller • Includes an introduction by Margaret Atwood.
 
An instant classic and eerily prescient cultural phenomenon, from “the patron saint of feminist dystopian fiction” (New York Times). Now an award-winning Hulu series starring Elizabeth Moss.
 


Harry Potter Paperback Boxed Set: Books 1-7 Cover Image
$73.89
ISBN: 9780545162074
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Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - July 1st, 2009

Now for the first time ever, J.K. Rowling\u2019s seven bestselling Harry Potter books are available in a stunning paperback boxed set! The Harry Potter series has been hailed as \u201cone for the ages\u201d by Stephen King and \u201ca spellbinding saga\u2019 by USA Today.


Hatchet Cover Image
$7.64
ISBN: 9781416936473
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - December 26th, 2006

This award-winning contemporary classic is the survival story with which all others are compared—and a page-turning, heart-stopping adventure, recipient of the Newbery Honor.


Heart of Darkness and the Congo Diary Cover Image
By Joseph Conrad, Owen Knowles (Editor), Owen Knowles (Introduction by), Owen Knowles (Notes by), Robert Hampson (Editor)
$9.35
ISBN: 9780141441672
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Published: Penguin Classics - September 25th, 2007

Joseph Conrad's enduring portrait of the ugliness of colonialism. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


The Help Cover Image
$14.45
ISBN: 9780425232200
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Published: Berkley - April 5th, 2011

The #1 New York Times bestselling novel and basis for the Academy Award-winning film—a timeless and universal story about the lines we abide by, and the ones we don’t—nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read.


The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Cover Image
$14.45
ISBN: 9780345418913
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Published: Del Rey - June 23rd, 1997

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “Extremely funny . . . inspired lunacy . . . [and] over much too soon.”—The Washington Post Book World

SOON TO BE A HULU SERIES • Now celebrating the pivotal 42nd anniversary of the original radio show on which the book was based.


The Hunger Games (Hunger Games, Book One) Cover Image
$16.14
ISBN: 9780439023481
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Published: Scholastic Press - October 1st, 2008

The first novel in the worldwide bestselling series by Suzanne Collins!

Winning means fame and fortune. Losing means certain death. The Hunger Games have begun. . . .


The Hunt for Red October (A Jack Ryan Novel #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780425269367
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Published: Berkley - November 5th, 2013

Don't Miss the Original Series Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan Starring John Krasinski!


The Intuitionist: A Novel Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780385493000
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Published: Anchor - January 4th, 2000

This debut novel by the Pulitzer-Prize winning author of The Underground Railroad wowed critics and readers everywhere and marked the debut of an important American writer.

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


The Invisible Man Cover Image
By H. G. Wells, Christopher Priest (Introduction by), Andy Sawyer (Notes by), Patrick Parrinder (Editor)
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ISBN: 9780141439983
Availability: Backordered
Published: Penguin Classics - September 27th, 2005

Depicting one man's transformation and descent into brutality, H.G. Wells's The Invisible Man is a riveting exploration of science's power to corrupt


Jane Eyre Cover Image
By Charlotte Bronte, Stevie Davies (Editor), Stevie Davies (Introduction by), Stevie Davies (Notes by)
$7.65
ISBN: 9780141441146
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Published: Penguin Classics - August 15th, 2006

Charlotte Brontë's moving masterpiece – the novel that has been "teaching true strength of character for generations" (The Guardian). Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


The Joy Luck Club: A Novel Cover Image
By Amy Tan
$13.60
ISBN: 9780143038092
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Published: Penguin Books - September 21st, 2006

The Joy Luck Club is one of my favorite books. From the moment I first started reading it, I knew it was going to be incredible. For me, it was one of those once-in-a-lifetime reading experiences that you cherish forever. It inspired me as a writer and still remains hugely inspirational.” —Kevin Kwan, author of Crazy Rich Asians


Jurassic Park: A Novel Cover Image
$8.49
ISBN: 9780345538987
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Published: Ballantine Books - September 25th, 2012

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the author of Timeline, Sphere, and Congo, this is the classic thriller of science run amok that took the world by storm.

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


Left Behind: A Novel of the Earth's Last Days Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9781414334905
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Published: Tyndale House Publishers - April 1st, 2011

Book 1 in the 12-book series that has sold over 63 million copies

Read the books that launched a cultural phenomenon

"This is the most successful Christian fiction series ever."
--Publishers Weekly

"Combines Tom Clancy-like suspense with touches of romance, high-tech flash, and biblical references."
--New York Times


The Little Prince Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780152023980
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - June 1st, 2000

Few stories are as widely read and as universally cherished by children and adults alike as The Little Prince. Richard Howard's translation of the beloved classic beautifully reflects Saint-Exupéry's unique and gifted style.


Little Women (Puffin in Bloom) Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780147514011
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Published: Puffin Books - August 28th, 2014

Louisa May Alcott's classic tale of four sisters in a deluxe hardcover edition, with beautiful cover illustrations by Anna Bond, the artist behind world-renowned stationery brand Rifle Paper Co.


Lonesome Dove: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781439195260
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Published: Simon & Schuster - June 15th, 2010

The Pulitzer Prize­–winning American classic of the American West that follows two aging Texas Rangers embarking on one last adventure.


Looking for Alaska Cover Image
$11.04
ISBN: 9780142402511
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Published: Penguin Books - December 28th, 2006

NOW A HULU ORIGINAL SERIES!

The award-winning, genre-defining debut from John Green, the #1 bestselling author of Turtles All the Way Down and The Fault in Our Stars


The Fellowship of the Ring: Being the First Part of The Lord of the Rings Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780618574940
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Mariner Books - June 1st, 2005

The Lord of the Rings, J.R.R. Tolkien's three-volume epic, is set in the imaginary world of Middle-earth - home to many strange beings, and most notably hobbits, a peace-loving "little people," cheerful and shy. Since its original British publication in 1954-55, the saga has entranced readers of all ages. It is at once a classic myth and a modern fairy tale.


The Lovely Bones Cover Image
$15.29
ISBN: 9780316168816
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Published: Back Bay Books - April 20th, 2004

"My name was Salmon, like the fish; first name, Susie. I was fourteen when I was murdered on December 6, 1973."


The Martian: A Novel Cover Image
$14.45
ISBN: 9780553418026
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Published: Ballantine Books - October 28th, 2014

Selected for common reading at North Lake College 

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first people to walk on Mars.

Now, he's sure he'll be the first person to die there.


The Martian: A Novel Cover Image
$14.45
ISBN: 9780553418026
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Published: Ballantine Books - October 28th, 2014

Selected for common reading at North Lake College 

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first people to walk on Mars.

Now, he's sure he'll be the first person to die there.


Mind Invaders Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781928660354
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Published: Berean Call - April 22nd, 2007

The cold war for psychic dominion heats up. Ken Inman experienced an exhilaration beyond his wildest imagination. He had made contact Excitedly he listened: "We've been watching your development--we're here to help you take the next step. Open up. There's nothing to fear." Spine-tingling action follows this incredible breakthrough in mind research.


Moby-Dick: or, The Whale Cover Image
By Herman Melville, Andrew Delbanco (Introduction by), Tom Quirk (Commentaries by)
$13.60
ISBN: 9780142437247
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Published: Penguin Classics - December 31st, 2002

Herman Melville’s masterpiece, one of the greatest works of imagination in literary history. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read
 


The Notebook Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781455582877
Availability: Backordered
Published: Grand Central Publishing - June 24th, 2014

Experience the unforgettable, heartbreaking love story set in post-World War II North Carolina about a young socialite and the boy who once stole her heart -- one of PBS's "Great American Reads".


One Hundred Years of Solitude Cover Image
$14.44
ISBN: 9780060883287
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Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - February 21st, 2006

"One Hundred Years of Solitude is the first piece of literature since the Book of Genesis that should be required reading for the entire human race. . . . Mr.


Outlander: A Novel Cover Image
$15.30
ISBN: 9780385319959
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Published: Delta - August 10th, 1998

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NOW A STARZ ORIGINAL SERIES


The Outsiders Cover Image
By S. E. Hinton, Jodi Picoult (Introduction by)
$12.75
ISBN: 9780143039853
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Published: Penguin Classics - May 30th, 2006

Celebrate the 50th anniversary (April, 2017) of a landmark coming-of-age American novel with a Penguin Classics edition featuring an introduction by Jodi Picoult, author of My Sister's Keeper. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


The Picture of Dorian Gray Cover Image
By Oscar Wilde, Robert Mighall (Editor), Robert Mighall (Introduction by), Robert Mighall (Notes by)
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ISBN: 9780141439570
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Published: Penguin Classics - February 4th, 2003

An astounding novel of decadence, debauchery, and secrecy from one of Ireland's greatest writers. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


The Pilgrim's Progress Cover Image
By John Bunyan, Roger Pooley (Editor)
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ISBN: 9780141439716
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Published: Penguin Classics - January 27th, 2009

A new edition of one of the greatest allegorical stories ever written. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


The Pillars of the Earth: A Novel (Kingsbridge #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780451222138
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Published: Penguin Books - October 2nd, 2007

#1 New York Times Bestseller

Oprah's Book Club Selection

The “extraordinary . . . monumental masterpiece” (Booklist) that changed the course of Ken Follett’s already phenomenal career—and begins where its prequel, The Evening and the Morning, ended.


Pride and Prejudice Cover Image
By Jane Austen, Vivien Jones (Editor), Vivien Jones (Introduction by), Tony Tanner (Introduction by), Vivien Jones (Notes by)
$7.65
ISBN: 9780141439518
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Published: Penguin Classics - December 31st, 2002

Austen's most popular novel, the unforgettable story of Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. Darcy. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


Ready Player One Cover Image
$24.64
ISBN: 9780307887436
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Published: Ballantine Books - August 16th, 2011

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Now a major motion picture directed by Steven Spielberg.


Rebecca Cover Image
$14.44
ISBN: 9780380730407
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - September 5th, 2006

Now a Netflix film starring Lily James, Armie Hammer, and Kristin Scott Thomas


"Last Night I Dreamt I went to Manderley Again..."


The Shack Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781455567607
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Published: Windblown Media - November 22nd, 2016

After his daughter's murder, a grieving father confronts God with desperate questions -- and finds unexpected answers -- in this riveting and deeply moving #1 NYT bestseller.


Siddhartha: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) Cover Image
By Hermann Hesse, Joachim Neugroschel (Translated by), Ralph Freedman (Introduction by)
$13.60
ISBN: 9780142437186
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Published: Penguin Classics - December 31st, 2002

A bold translation of Nobel Prize-winner Herman Hesse's most inspirational and beloved work, which was nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read

A Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition


The Sirens of Titan: A Novel Cover Image
$14.45
ISBN: 9780385333498
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Published: Dial Press Trade Paperback - September 8th, 1998

“[Kurt Vonnegut’s] best book . . . He dares not only ask the ultimate question about the meaning of life, but to answer it.”—Esquire

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


The Stand Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780307743688
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Published: Anchor - June 28th, 2011

Stephen King’s apocalyptic vision of a world blasted by plague and tangled in an elemental struggle between good and evil remains as rivetingeerily plausibleas when it was first published. The New York Times called it "the book that has everything. Adventure. Romance. Prophecy. Allegory. Satire. Fantasy. Realism. Apocalypse.


The Sun Also Rises Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9780743297332
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Published: Scribner - October 17th, 2006

The quintessential novel of the Lost Generation, The Sun Also Rises is one of Ernest Hemingway’s masterpieces and a classic example of his spare but powerful writing style.

A poignant look at the disillusionment and angst of the post-World War I generation, the novel introduces two of Hemingway’s most unforgettable characters: Jake Barnes and Lady Brett Ashley.


Swan Song Cover Image
$9.34
ISBN: 9781501131424
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Published: Pocket Books - July 26th, 2016

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read.

New York Times bestselling author Robert McCammon’s prescient and “shocking” (John Saul) vision of a post-apocalyptic US comes to life in his classic epic of terror and renewal.

In a wasteland born of rage and fear, populated by monstrous creatu


Tales of the City: A Novel Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780061358302
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Published: Harper Perennial - May 29th, 2007

The first novel in the beloved Tales of the City series, Armistead Maupin’s best-selling San Francisco saga, and inspiration for the Netflix original series once again starring Laura Linney and Olympia Dukakis.

Inspiration for the Netflix Limited Series, Tales of the City


Their Eyes Were Watching God Cover Image
$15.29
ISBN: 9780061120060
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Published: Amistad - May 30th, 2006

A PBS Great American Read Top 100 Pick

“A deeply soulful novel that comprehends love and cruelty, and separates the big people from the small of heart, without ever losing sympathy for those unfortunates who don’t know how to live properly.” —Zadie Smith


Things Fall Apart: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385474542
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Published: Penguin Books - September 1st, 1994

“A true classic of world literature . . . A masterpiece that has inspired generations of writers in Nigeria, across Africa, and around the world.”  Barack Obama 

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


This Present Darkness Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780842361712
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Published: Tyndale House Publishers - March 1st, 2002

Ashton is just a typical small town. But when a skeptical reporter and a pastor begin to compare notes, they suddenly find themselves fighting a hideous plot to subjugate the townspeople--and eventually the entire human race. A riveting thriller, This Present Darkness offers a fascinating glimpse into the unseen world of spiritual warfare.


This Present Darkness Cover Image
$8.49
ISBN: 9780842361712
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Published: Tyndale House Publishers - March 1st, 2002

Ashton is just a typical small town. But when a skeptical reporter and a pastor begin to compare notes, they suddenly find themselves fighting a hideous plot to subjugate the townspeople--and eventually the entire human race. A riveting thriller, This Present Darkness offers a fascinating glimpse into the unseen world of spiritual warfare.


Twilight (The Twilight Saga #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316015844
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 6th, 2006

Fall in love with the addictive, suspenseful love story between a teenage girl and a vampire with the book that sparked a "literary phenomenon" and redefined romance for a generation (New York Times).


War and Peace (Penguin Clothbound Classics) Cover Image
By Leo Tolstoy, Anthony Briggs (Translated by), Anthony Briggs (Introduction by), Orlando Figes (Afterword by), Coralie Bickford-Smith (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780241265543
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Published: Penguin Classics - March 14th, 2017

A stunning clothbound Hardcover Classics edition of Tolstoy’s great novel, one of the undisputed masterpieces of world literature. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read
 


Watchers Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780425188804
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Published: Berkley - January 28th, 2003

A “superior thriller”(Oakland Press) about a man, a dog, and a terrifying threat that could only have come from the imagination of #1 New York Times bestselling author Dean Koontz—nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read.


The Wheel of Time, Boxed Set I, Books 1-3: The Eye of the World, The Great Hunt, The Dragon Reborn Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780812538366
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Published: Tor Books - October 15th, 1993

This premium mass market box set includes the first three volumes of The Wheel of Time®, Robert Jordan's internationally bestselling fantasy series, available with striking new cover art.

Since its debut in 1990, The Wheel of Time by Robert Jordan has captivated millions of readers around the globe with its scope, originality, and compelling characters.


Where the Red Fern Grows Cover Image
$7.64
ISBN: 9780440412670
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Published: Yearling - September 1st, 1996

Where the Red Fern Grows is a beloved classic that captures the powerful bond between man and man’s best friend. This edition also includes a special note to readers from Newbery Medal winner and Printz Honor winner Clare Vanderpool.
 


White Teeth: A Novel (Vintage International) Cover Image
$14.45
ISBN: 9780375703867
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Published: Vintage - June 12th, 2001

Zadie Smith’s dazzling debut caught critics grasping for comparisons and deciding on everyone from Charles Dickens to Salman Rushdie to John Irving and Martin Amis. But the truth is that Zadie Smith’s voice is remarkably, fluently, and altogether wonderfully her own.


Wuthering Heights Cover Image
By Emily Bronte, Pauline Nestor (Introduction by), Lucasta Miller (Preface by), Pauline Nestor (Notes by)
$6.80
ISBN: 9780141439556
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Published: Penguin Classics - December 31st, 2002

One of English literature's classic masterpieces—a gripping novel of love, propriety, and tragedy. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read