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The Almagre Review: ISSUE 4, Language & Music
By lulu.com
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ean: 9781387433766, isbn: 1387433768,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 223 reviews
The Almagre Review is a Colorado literary journal devoted to the art of storytelling in the written form. We feature fiction, poems, essays, memoirs, artwork and interviews. We publish new voices alongside established ones. Come join the narrative that tells the story of our region..

The Language of Secrets
By Random House Audio
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ean: 9780307704375, isbn: 0307704378,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 146 reviews
From a fresh and exciting new voice in women's fiction, The Language of Secrets unflinchingly examines the lifelong repercussions of a father's betrayal. Justin Fisher has a successful career as the manager of a luxury hotel, a lovely wife, and a charming young son. While all signs point to a bright future, Justin can no longer ignore the hole in his life left by his estranged family. When he finally gathers the courage to reconnect with his troubled past, Justin is devastated to learn that his

Language of Birds
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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ean: 9781468026726, isbn: 1468026720,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 78 reviews
When a suicidal senior, small sparrow, and homeless young drifter are brought together by circumstance, the three begin a cross-country odyssey to deliver a woman’s ashes to California. The younger goes out of guilt for deceiving the woman and posing as her long-deceased grandson, while the older man secretly harbors an aspiration to jump to his death off the Golden Gate bridge. Upon recruiting a fourth traveler in the form of a mysterious fur-coat clad woman hellbent on reaching the coast,

Landscapes of Language: the Achievement and Context of Richard Brautigan's Fiction
By Humanities-Ebooks
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781847602435, isbn: 1847602436,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 145 reviews
In the late 1960s and early 1970s, Richard Brautigan was a counter-cultural celebrity, a writer that the would-be hip just had to read. The problem was that his fame did not rest on the considerable literary virtues of his work but, to a great extent, on a mediated image of cool hippie, which fell out of fashion in the mid-70s. This is the first book-length study of Brautigan in English for 30 years. Its purpose is to reclaim Brautigan's reputation. Dr. John Tanner analyses Brautigan's fiction

Focloir Poca: English-Irish Irish-English Dictionary
By French and European Publications Inc
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sku: 904178967, ean: 9781857910476, isbn: 1857910478,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
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The Housekeeper and the Professor
By Picador USA
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mpn: 9780312427801, ean: 9780312427801, isbn: 0312427808,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 89 reviews
He is a brilliant math Professor with a peculiar problem―ever since a traumatic head injury, he has lived with only eighty minutes of short-term memory. She is an astute young Housekeeper―with a ten-year-old son―who is hired to care for the Professor. And every morning, as the Professor and the Housekeeper are introduced to each other anew, a strange and beautiful relationship blossoms between them. Though he cannot hold memories for long (his brain is like a tape that begins to erase

Interacciones, Enhanced (World Languages)
By Heinle
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ean: 9781305081956, isbn: 1305081951,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 113 reviews
This newly revised edition of INTERACCIONES bridges the gap between first- and second-year Spanish through a broad focus on useful grammar structures, practical vocabulary, and an overview of culture that is both extensive and detailed. Along with it is a new video program containing six award-winning short films, all delivered within an intuitive and understandable unit organization. INTERACCIONES employs a tried-and-true pedagogical approach with special attention to the use of language in

Mexican Short Stories / Cuentos mexicanos: A Dual-Language Book (Dover Dual Language Spanish)
By Dover Publications
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ean: 9780486465395, isbn: 048646539X,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 135 reviews
Greatly influenced by Europe's nineteenth-century literary trends, Mexico's writers crafted some of the most phenomenal prose fiction in Spanish America. This collection offers a rich sampling of significant Mexican short stories published from 1843 to 1918. Nine different tales range from the realism of López Portillo's “Reloj sin dueño” and the modernismo saturating Gutiérrez Nájera's ''La mañana de San Juan'' to the historical accuracy of Riva Palacio's ''Las mulas de Su

My Name Is Leon: A Novel
By Simon & Schuster
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ean: 9781501117466, isbn: 1501117467,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 176 reviews
“Taut, emotionally intense, and wholly believable, this beautiful and uplifting debut” (Kirkus Reviews) about a young black boy’s quest to reunite with his beloved white half-brother after they are separated in foster care is a sparkling novel perfect for fans of The Language of Flowers.Leon loves chocolate bars, Saturday morning cartoons, and his beautiful, golden-haired baby brother. When Jake is born, Leon pokes his head in the crib and says, “I’m your brother. Big brother. My.

The Sound of Language: A Novel
By Hyperion EA
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mpn: yellow 389a8s3e4dd, ean: 9780345483164, isbn: 0345483162,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 128 reviews
In this luminous story of bravery, tradition, and the power of language, an Afghan woman and Danish widower form an unexpected alliance.Escaping the turmoil and heartbreak of war-torn Kabul, Raihana settles with distant relatives in the strange, cold, damp country of Denmark. Homesick and heartbroken, Raihana bravely attempts to start a new life, trying hard not to ponder the fate of her husband, who was taken prisoner by the Taliban and never heard from again.Soon after arriving, Raihana finds

Skaz: Masters of Russian Storytelling (A Dual-Language Anthology)
By Translit Publishing
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9780981269542, isbn: 0981269540,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 241 reviews
Skaz - from the Russian skazat, ''to tell'' - is a unique narrative form with prominent oral, storytelling qualities. Standing in sharp contrast to well-known monumental works of Russian fiction, skaz nevertheless allows creative, insightful explorations of countless settings and topics ranging from irreverent to tragic, from quotidian to magical. This dual-language anthology, which includes stories by Babel, Chekhov, Dostoyevsky, Tolstoy, Zoschchenko, and many other skaz masters, incorporates

The Lake of Dead Languages
By Ballantine Books
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ean: 9780345450883, isbn: 0345450884,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 95 reviews
In the evocative tradition of Donna Tartt’s first novel, The Secret History, comes this accomplished debut of youthful innocence drowned by dark sins. Twenty years ago, Jane Hudson left the Heart Lake School for Girls in the Adirondacks after a terrible tragedy. Now she has returned to the placid, isolated shores of the lakeside school as a Latin teacher, recently separated and hoping to make a fresh start with her young daughter. But ominous messages from the past dredge up forgotten

El principito (Spanish)
By Mariner Books
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ean: 9780156013925, isbn: 0156013924,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 85 reviews
In 2000 Harcourt proudly reissued Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s masterpiece, The Little Prince, in a sparkling new format. Newly translated by Pulitzer Prize–winning poet Richard Howard, this timeless classic was embraced by critics and readers across the country for its purity and beauty of expression. And Saint-Exupéry’s beloved artwork was restored and remastered to present his work in its original and vibrant colors. The restored artwork glows like never before in the uniform

Us Against You: A Novel (Beartown)
By Atria Books
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mpn: 9781501160790, ean: 9781501160790, isbn: 1501160796,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 192 reviews
Instant New York Times Bestseller! The author of A Man Called Ove returns with “a lyrical look at how a community heals, how families recover, and how individuals grow” (The Washington Post). “Fans of Backman will not be disappointed. His work continues to amaze and captivate, enlighten and thrill.” —Shelf Awareness A small community tucked deep in the forest, Beartown is home to tough, hardworking people who don’t expect life to be easy or fair. No matter how difficult times get,

English as a Second Language
By Grand Central Publishing
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ean: 9780446692861, isbn: 0446692867,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
In this wickedly funny first novel-think Legally Blonde in Oxford-a young New York woman exchanges her corporate job for a year of books, blokes, beers, and new best friends in graduate school in England. Alexandra Brennan is fed up with her dead end New York City job-and even more fed up of running into her smug ex-boyfriend. So when he crosses the line by telling her that she'll never get into graduate school in the United Kingdom, that's precisely what she does. Armed with imported

The Secret Language of Trees
By Fulton Books
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ean: 9781633386839, isbn: 163338683X,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 208 reviews
Farmer Bill lives in Northern Michigan and sells his produce at the local farmers market. He talks to his dog, Doppler, on their daily walks through the majestic trees that grow beyond his gardens. Join Doppler and Farmer Bill as they travel through the woods, neither of them aware of the various voices around them. Apparently, trees have a lot to talk about. Do you know what they are saying?.

A Surge of Language: Teaching Poetry Day by Day
By Heinemann
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ean: 9780325006062, isbn: 0325006067,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 287 reviews
Poetry is part of the 7-12 English curriculum, but many students, and teachers too, are afraid of it. They think of poetry as esoteric, insular, even elitist. Baron Wormser and David Cappella prove otherwise. Poetry is in fact the lifeblood of language. It incorporates all aspects of the language arts. It deserves to be at the center of the English curriculum. And it can and should be taught daily. The authors show why and how. Their book takes the form of a fictional teacher's journal

The Language of Sycamores (Tending Roses, Book 3)
By NAL Trade
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ean: 9780451213921, isbn: 0451213920,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 75 reviews
Karen Sommerfield has been hiding from life-immersing herself in a high-powered job-until the day the company downsizes her out of a job and the doctor tells her that she may have cancer. It's a double blow that sends Karen on a search for herself in the last place she ever thought to look: Grandma Rose's old farm. As Karen's hectic schedule falls away, she opens up to the unexpected. In the quiet of the Missouri Ozarks, she hears the soft, secret language of the sycamore trees, and discovers

Le Petit Prince (French Language Edition)
By Harcourt Inc
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mpn: 22292336, ean: 9780156013987, isbn: 9780156013987,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 77 reviews
In 2000 Harcourt proudly reissued Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's masterpiece, The Little Prince, in a sparkling new format. Newly translated by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Richard Howard, this timeless classic was embraced by critics and readers across the country for its purity and beauty of expression. And Saint-Exupéry's beloved artwork was restored and remastered to present his work in its original and vibrant colors. Now Harcourt is issuing uniform full-color foreign language editions. The

The Lost Language of Cranes: A Novel
By Bloomsbury USA
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ean: 9781620407028, isbn: 9781620407028,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
Set in the 1980s against the backdrop of a swiftly gentrifying Manhattan, The Lost Language of Cranes tells the story of twenty-five-year-old Philip Benjamin, who realizes he must come out to his parents after falling in love for the first time with a man. Philip's parents are facing their own problems: pressure from developers and the loss of their longtime home. But the real threat to the family is Philip's father's own struggle with his suppressed homosexuality, realized only in Sunday

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