Popular American Fiction
Geek Love
Geek Love
Paperback      ISBN: 0375713344
Aloysious and Lillian Binewski, proprietors of a traveling carnival, attempt to reduce overhead by breeding their own freak show, with tragic results.
The Quick and the Dead
The Quick and the Dead
Paperback      ISBN: 0375727647
Alice, Corvus, and Annabel, three misfit, motherless teanage girls, form an unlikely circle of friendship in the Arizona desert as they search for meaning, identity, and their own individual paths in the world. By the author of State of Grace. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.
How We Are Hungry
How We Are Hungry
Paperback      ISBN: 1400095565
A debut collection of short stories presents a compelling cast of characters who struggle with inconvenient revelations, from the deserts of Egypt to the side of Interstate 5. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.
The Orchard Keeper
The Orchard Keeper
Paperback      ISBN: 0679728724
A young boy, an old man, and the outlaw who has unknowingly killed the boy's father, all try to resist the changes brought about during the period between the wars
The Wild Things
The Wild Things
Hardcover      ISBN: 1934781614
A book for all ages offers a novelization of the movie Where the Wild Things Are, based on the classic children's book of the same name by Maurice Sendak, in which a boy flees his home only to end up in the land of the Wild Things. Movie tie-in.
For the Relief of Unbearable Urges
For the Relief of Unbearable Urges
Paperback      ISBN: 0375704434
Rooted in Jewish history and the customs of Orthodox life, an anthology of ten stories includes "The Twenty-Seventh Man" about an unpublished writer who mistakenly lands in a Stalinist prison, and "The Gilgul of Park Avenue" about a Protestant who wakes up to discover he has become a Jew
Blood Meridian: Or the Evening Redness in the West
Blood Meridian
Or the Evening Redness in the West
Paperback      ISBN: 0679728759
Based on incidents that took place in the southwestern United States and Mexico around 1850, this novel chronicles the crimes of a band of desperados, with a particular focus on one, "the kid," a boy of fourteen
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
Paperback      ISBN: 0618711651
A new novel by the author of Everything Is Illuminated introduces Oskar Schell, the nine-year-old son of a man killed in the World Trade Center bombing, who searches the city for a lock that fits a black key his father left behind. Reader's Guide available. Reprint.
Bloodsucking Fiends: A Love Story
Bloodsucking Fiends
A Love Story
Paperback      ISBN: 1416558497
From the author of Coyote Blue comes a zany tale of vampires on the loose as aspiring young writer Tommy Flood meets beautiful Jody on her nocturnal visit to the supermarket and unwittingly begins an eternal relationship. Reprint. 75,000 first printing.
St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves
St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves
Paperback      ISBN: 0307276678
A debut anthology of short stories, set against the backdrop of the Florida Everglades, features original tales, including "Haunting Olivia," "Z.Z.'s Sleepaway Camp for Disordered Dreamers," "Out to Sea," and the title story, about fifteen young girls who had been raised by wolves and who are painstakingly re-educated by nuns. A first collection. Reprint.