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Here On Earth (Oprah's Pick)

By: Alice Hoffman

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Berkley Trade: 1998

Seller ID: 0043907

ISBN: 0425167313

Condition: Good


In a review of Hoffman's previous novel, Practical Magic, Booklist wrote, "magic, fantasy, and full-tilt love-at-first-sight have figured in all of Hoffman's sexy, funny, and endearing novels. . . . in Hoffman's universe, all boundaries between inner and outer realms are erased. Fear brings whipping winds, a malevolent spirit causes lilac bushes to achieve monstrous proportions, and love turns the air sweet and golden, melts butter, and makes everyone giddy." In Here on Earth, the darker, obsessive side of love is revealed in all of its power, and with all the havoc it wreaks. After nearly... View more info

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Local Girls

By: Alice Hoffman

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Berkley: 2000

Seller ID: 0140496

ISBN: 0425174344

Condition: Good


From the "New York Times" best-selling author of "The Dovekeepers," Alice Hoffman is at her haunting, thought-provoking best with these interconnected stories about a Long Island family, the Samuelsons, and the lessons in survival and transformation that life brings to every family..."Pulls the reader in effortlessly...Hoffman has the power to make you really laugh and really cry." --USA Today"Moving and deadpan funny...Epiphanies about passion, pain, and resiliency induce smiles and shivers in equal measure." --Entertainment Weekly View more info

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The Dovekeepers

By: Alice Hoffman

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Scribner: 2011

Seller ID: 0115609

ISBN: 145161747X

Condition: Good


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Here On Earth (Oprah's Picks)

By: Alice Hoffman

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Berkley: 1999

Seller ID: 0103576

ISBN: 0425169693

Condition: Fair


The bestselling author of The Dovekeepers tells her most seductive and mesmerizing tale yet--the story of March Murray, who returns to her small Massachusetts hometown after nineteen years, encountering her childhood sweetheart...and discovering the heartbreaking and complex truth about their reckless and romantic love. View more info

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Blackbird House

By: Alice Hoffman

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 2005

Seller ID: 0090822

ISBN: 0345455932

Condition: Good


With "incantatory prose" that "sweeps over the reader like a dream," ("Philadelphia Inquirer)," Hoffman follows her celebrated bestseller "The Probable Future," with an evocative work that traces the lives of the various occupants of an old Massachusetts house over a span of two hundred years. In a rare and gorgeous departure, beloved novelist Alice Hoffman weaves a web of tales, all set in Blackbird House. This small farm on the outer reaches of Cape Cod is a place that is as bewitching and alive as the characters we meet: Violet, a brilliant girl who is in love with books and with a man ... View more info

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The River King

By: Alice Hoffman

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berkley: 2001

Seller ID: 0142244

ISBN: 0425179672

Condition: Good


From the best-selling author of The Dovekeepers, The River King confirms Alice Hoffman as "one of our quirkiest and most interesting novelists" (Jane Smiley, USA Today).People tend to stay in their place in the town of Haddan. The students at the prestigious prep school don't mix with locals; even within the school, hierarchy rules, as freshman and faculty members find out where they fit in and what is expected of them. But when a body is found in the river behind the school, a local policeman will walk into this enclosed world and upset it entirely. A story of surface appearances and the ... View more info