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First Love: A Gothic Tale
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Josie S- has come with her mother Delia to live in her great-aunt Esther Burkhardt's house in upstate New York. Also living there is Josie's cousin, Jared, Jr., on leave from the Presbyterian seminary…
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A Dry White Season
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As startling and powerful as when first published more than two decades ago, André Brink's classic novel, A Dry White Season, is an unflinching and unforgettable look at racial intolerance, the human …
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Combien de fois je t'aime
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Le Mariage de Figaro
Forcé de parcourir la route où je suis entré sans le savoir, comme j'en sortirai sans le vouloir, je l'ai jonchée d'autant de fleurs que ma gaieté me l'a permis ; encore je dis ma gaieté, sans savoir …
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Les Bonnes
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· 1253 Ratings
Genet a choisi comme personnages « Les Bonnes ». Au début de la pièce, deux sueurs, Claire et Solange, seules dans la chambre de Madame, « d'une dame un peu cocotte et un peu bourgeoise » , pendant so…
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J'aime le sexe mais je préfère la pizza
Tout est vrai
Bienvenue dans le monde de Thomas Raphaël, où les récits d’asiles psychiatriques remplacent les histoires du soir, où les mononucléoses se transmettent de père en fils, et où les histoir…
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Personnage grossier, brutal, le duc Alexandre de Médicis dirige la ville de Florence. Se désintéressant de sa haute fonction, méprisant la bourgeoisie comme le peuple, il passe son temps dans le lit d…
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Exercises in Style
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The plot of Exercises in Style is quite simple: a man gets into an argument with another passenger on a bus. However, this anecdote is told ninety-nine more times, each in a radically different style,…
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Narraciones extraordinarias (I)
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Poe es el gran incomprendido de su época, sin que por ello hubiera pasado inadvertido o desconocido. Su genio lo elevaba, pero su manera de vivir y su propia búsqueda de la belleza, suprema aspiración…
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Racconti Fantastici - La lettera U e Un osso di morto
"La lettera U e Un osso di morto" sono due racconti di Iginio Ugo Tarchetti del 1869.
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Knowing the Name of a Bird
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This inquisitive, ornithological ode celebrates a love of birds—no matter what we call them and why.
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B Is for Ballet: A Dance Alphabet (American Ballet Theatre)
An A to Z celebration of the world of ballet, from the renowned American Ballet Theatre.

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La autopista del sur y otros cuentos
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A young girl spends her summer vacation in a country house where a tiger roams...A man reading a mystery finds out too late that he is the murderer's victim...In the stories collected here—including B…
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The Sneetches and Other Stories
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THE SNEETCHES
"Now, the Star-Belly Sneetches / Had bellies with stars. / The Plain-Belly Sneetches / Had none upon thars." This collection of four of Dr. Seuss's most winning stories begins with that u…
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La perra
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Damaris, una mujer del Pacífico entrada en la madurez y con muchas decepciones a cuestas, adopta a una perra y la llama Chirly, como hubiera querido llamar a la hija que nunca tuvo. Nace, así, una rel…
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Tiny T. Rex and the Perfect Valentine
Lovable bestselling Tiny T. Rex is back from the critically acclaimed Tiny T. Rex and The Impossible Hug, this time in a Valentine's Day board book adventure!

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Persepolis, Volume 2
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· 2269 Ratings
Originally published to wide critical acclaim in France, where it elicited comparisons to Art Spiegelman's Maus, Persepolis is Marjane Satrapi's wise, funny, and heartbreaking memoir of growing up in …
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Outside In
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Outside is waiting, the most patient playmate of all. The most generous friend. The most miraculous inventor. Our connection with nature is not so easily obscured by lives spent indoors.
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Persepolis, Volume 3
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Et revoilà la petite Marji… À la fin du précédent volume de Persepolis, Marjane Satrapi quittait ses parents et s'envolait pour l'Autriche, loin de la révolution islamique et de ses excès. Au moment o…
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Persepolis, Volume 4
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Volume Four of this bestselling series chronicles Marjy's return to Iran from Europe and reunion with her family. Having grown accustomed to dating, partying and recreational drugs, Marjy's a fish out…
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El mundo amarillo
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La vida de Albert Espinosa cambió cuando tenía 13 años de edad: le diagnosticaron un cáncer; con 14 años le amputaron la pierna izquierda; a los 16 le quitaron el pulmón izquierda; y ya los 18 le extr…
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¡Vamos! Let’s Go Eat
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· 384 Ratings
Little Lobo returns to share his love of food and wrestling.

Little Lobo is excited to take in a show with wrestling star El Toro in his bustling border town. After getting lunch orders from The Bull a…
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The Ardent Swarm
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From an award-winning Tunisian author comes a stirring allegory about a country in the aftermath of revolution and the power of a single quest.

Sidi lives a hermetic life as a bee whisperer, tending to…
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The Bear in My Family
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· 349 Ratings
An overbearing older sibling can really be a bear, but the child in this understated, gently humorous story finds out that they can have their advantages, too.

"I live with a bear," the story's young n…
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Otopsi
3.46 avg. rating
· 92 Ratings
Boşluk hemen yanı başında beklerken, kadın onu görmezden gelmeyi öğreniyor. Derin nefes alarak, içerek, uyuyarak, kusarak, en çok da yazarak onu unutmaya çalışıyor. Boşluktan kaçmak için duvarlarını k…
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My Little One
3.43 avg. rating
· 30 Ratings
Winner of the 2016 Bologna Ragazzi Award, My Dearest One is a series of sparse and rhythmic images drawn in simple grey pencil, measuring like a metronome the boundless love between mother and son.

A m…
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El Arte de Volar
4.36 avg. rating
· 869 Ratings
El 4 de mayo de 2001 el padre de Antonio Altarriba se suicidó. De esa manera ponía fin a una vida marcada por el fracaso y la frustración. Al igual que otros muchos hombre y mujeres del pasado siglo i…
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Do Sharks Bark?
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· 22 Ratings
Award-winning author Salina Yoon is back with a new book in her adorable lift-the-flap series that introduces young children to popular animals and the sounds they make.
 
Do sharks stamp? Do sharks st…
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I Talk Like a River
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· 1604 Ratings
What if words got stuck in the back of your mouth whenever you tried to speak? What if they never came out the way you wanted them to? Sometimes it takes a change of perspective to get the words flowi…
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