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Daughter of fortune

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, c1999.:

Seller ID: BB0207140

ISBN: 006019491X

Condition: vg/vg


Orphaned at birth, Eliza Sommers is raised in the British colony of Valparaiso, Chile, by the well-intentioned Victorian spinster Miss Rose and her more rigid brother Jeremy. Just as she meets and falls in love with the wildly inappropriate Joaquin Andieta, a lowly clerk who works for Jeremy, gold is discovered in the hills of northern California. By 1849, Chileans of every stripe have fallen prey to feverish dreams of wealth. Joaquin takes off for San Francisco to se... View more info

Daughter of fortune

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, c1999.:

Seller ID: BB0235421

ISBN: 006019491X

Condition: vg/vg


Orphaned at birth, Eliza Sommers is raised in the British colony of Valparaiso, Chile, by the well-intentioned Victorian spinster Miss Rose and her more rigid brother Jeremy. Just as she meets and falls in love with the wildly inappropriate Joaquin Andieta, a lowly clerk who works for Jeremy, gold is discovered in the hills of northern California. By 1849, Chileans of every stripe have fallen prey to feverish dreams of wealth. Joaquin takes off for San Francisco to se... View more info

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The house of the spirits

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf, 1985.:

Seller ID: BB0240769

ISBN: 0394539079

Condition: vg/vg


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The wedding day

By: Alliott, Catherine

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2005.:

Seller ID: BB0226800

ISBN: 0345462823

Condition: vg


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Cavedweller

By: Allison, Dorothy

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Plume Books:

Seller ID: BB0201063

ISBN: 0452279690

Condition: VG


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Bastard out of Carolina

By: Allison, Dorothy

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Dutton, c1992.:

Seller ID: BB0217018

ISBN: 0525934251

Condition: g


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In the name of Salome

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2000.:

Seller ID: BB0226776

ISBN: 1565122763

Condition: vg/g


In her most ambitious work since "In the Time of Butterflies," Julia Alvarez tells the story of a woman whose poetry inspired one Caribbean revolution and of her daughter whose dedication to teaching strengthened another. Camila Henriquez Urena is about to retire from her longtime job teaching Spanish at Vassar College. Only now as she sorts through family papers does she begin to know the woman behind the legend of her mother, the revered Salome Urena, who died when ... View more info

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Saving the World

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Algonquin Books:

Seller ID: BB0237803

ISBN: 1565125584

Condition: g


Latina novelist Alma Huebner is suffering from writer's block and is years past the completion date for yet another of her bestselling family sagas. Her husband, Richard, works for a humanitarian organization dedicated to the health and prosperity of developing countries and wants her help on an extended AIDS assignment in the Dominican Republic. But Alma begs off joining him: the publisher is breathing down her neck. She promises to work hard and follow him a bit later.... View more info

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How the GarcÌ a girls lost their accents

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $6.50

Publisher: New York : Plume, 1992, c1991., 2000:

Seller ID: BB0246469

ISBN: 0452268060

Condition: VG


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Edmund Bertram's Diary

By: Amanda Grange

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Berkley Trade:

Seller ID: BB0225830

ISBN: 0425223795

Condition: vg


The retelling of Jane Austen's novel "Mansfield Park" from the point of view of Edmund Bertram?by the author of "Mr. Knightley's Diary" and "Captain Wentworth? Diary." At ten years of age, Fanny Price came to live with Edmund Bertram and his family at Mansfield Park. Far from the brat Edmund expected, Fanny became his closest confidante and dearest friend. But when the fashionable Crawford siblings? Henry and Mary?come to town, they captivate the Bertram family. Hen... View more info

The folks that live on the hill

By: Amis, Kingsley

Price: $3.00

Publisher: London : 1991.:

Seller ID: BB0209677

ISBN: 0140104348

Condition: good+


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Lucky Jim

By: Amis, Kingsley

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York : Penguin, 1992.:

Seller ID: BB0237804

ISBN: 0140186301

Condition: g


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Money

By: Amis, M.

Price: $5.50

Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 1986.:

Seller ID: BB0241263

ISBN: 0140088911

Condition: g


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The Moronic Inferno

By: Amis, Martin

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Penguin Books:

Seller ID: BB0229036

ISBN: 0140127194

Condition: vg


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The Cat and the Curmudgeon

By: Amory, Cleveland

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Little, Brown:

Seller ID: BB0218159

ISBN: 0316037451

Condition: vg


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The cat who came for Christmas

By: Amory, Cleveland

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Penguin Books, 1988, c1987.:

Seller ID: BB0225764

ISBN: 0140113428

Condition: g


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The cat and the curmudgeon

By: Amory, Cleveland

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, c1990.:

Seller ID: BB0226781

ISBN: 0316037397

Condition: vg/vg


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The Cat and the Curmudgeon

By: Amory, Cleveland

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Little, Brown:

Seller ID: BB0236433

ISBN: 0316037451

Condition: vg


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Trust Me: A Novel

By: Andersen, Kurt

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Random House:

Seller ID: BB0213089

ISBN: 1400067200

Condition: g/g


NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY"The Washington Post - San Francisco Chronicle" In "True Believers, " Kurt Andersen--the New York Times bestselling and critically acclaimed author of "Heyday" and "Turn of the Century"--delivers his most powerful and moving novel yet. Dazzling in its wit and effervescent insight, this kaleidoscopic tour de force of cultural observation and seductive storytelling alternates between the present and the 1960s--and indelibly... View more info

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Anya's War

By: Andrea Alban Gosline

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Feiwel & Friends:

Seller ID: BB0240697

ISBN: 0312370938

Condition: vg/vg


Anya Rosen and her family have left their home in Odessa for Shanghai, believing that China will be a safe haven from Hitler's forces. At first, Anya's life in the Jewish Quarter of Shanghai is privileged and relatively carefree: she has crushes on boys, fights with her mother, and longs to defy expectations just like her hero, Amelia Earhart. Then Anya finds a baby--a newborn abandoned on the street. Amelia Earhart goes missing. And it becomes dangerously clear th... View more info