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Bibliolepsy

Bibliolepsy

Apostol, Gina
Moving, sexy, and archly funny, Gina Apostol's Philippine National Book Award-winning Bibliolepsy is a love letter to the written word and a brilliantly unorthodox look at the rebellion...
January 4, 2022
Hardcover
Soho Press
$26.00
The Harmony Silk Factory
Joseph Conrad, W. Somerset Maugham, and Anthony Burgess have shaped our perceptions of Malaysia. In Tash Aw, we now have an authentic Malaysian voice that remaps this literary landscape.

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February 7, 2006
Paperback
Riverhead Books
$16.00
My Life as a Fake

My Life as a Fake

Carey, Peter
Fiendishly devious and addictively readable, Peter Carey's My Life as a Fake is a moral labyrinth constructed around the uneasy relationship between literature and lying. In steamy, fetid...
January 4, 2005
Paperback
Vintage
265 Pages
$15.95
The Night Tiger

The Night Tiger

Choo, Yangsze

The Reese Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club Pick
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"A sumptuous garden maze of a novel that immerses readers in a...

January 7, 2020
Paperback
Flatiron Books
$17.99
The Coroners Lunch

The Coroners Lunch

Cotterill, Colin
Laos, 1978: Dr. Siri Paiboun, a 72-year-old medical doctor, has unwillingly been appointed the national coroner of the new socialist Laos. His lab is underfunded, his boss is incompetent, and his...
April 7, 2015
Paperback
Soho Crime
$9.99
Miss Burma

Miss Burma

Craig, Charmaine
A powerful and epic novel of colonialism, ethnicity, and the ties of blood, Miss Burma tells the story of modern-day Burma through the eyes of one family struggling to find love,...
March 6, 2018
Paperback
Grove Press
$16.00
The Ten Thousand Things

The Ten Thousand Things

Dermout, Maria ; Koning, Hans

In Wild, Cheryl Strayed writes of The Ten Thousand Things Each of Dermoût's sentences came at me like a soft knowing dagger, depicting a far-off land that felt to me like the blood...

July 31, 2002
Paperback
New York Review of Books
208 Pages
$16.95
The Gift of Rain

The Gift of Rain

Eng, Tan Twan
In the tradition of celebrated wartime storytellers Somerset Maugham and Graham Greene, Tan Twan Eng's debut novel casts a powerful spell.
The recipient of extraordinary acclaim from...
May 1, 2009
Paperback
Weinstein Books
$18.99
The Singapore Grip

The Singapore Grip

Farrell, J G ; Mahon, Derek

Singapore, 1939: life on the eve of World War II just isn't what it used to be for Walter Blackett, head of British Singapore's oldest and most powerful firm. No matter how forcefully the police...

January 31, 2005
Paperback
New York Review of Books
584 Pages
$19.95
The Glass Palace

The Glass Palace

Ghosh, Amitav
NATIONAL BESTSELLER - NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW AND LOS ANGELES TIMES

"A rich, layered epic that probes the meaning...

February 12, 2002
Paperback
Random House Trade
512 Pages
$17.00

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