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Say You're One Of Them (Oprah's Book Club)

By: Uwem Akpan

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Little Brown: 2009

Seller ID: 0064615

ISBN: 0316086371

Condition: Very good


Each story in this jubilantly acclaimed collection pays testament to the wisdom and resilience of children, even in the face of the most agonizing circumstances. A family living in a makeshift shanty in urban Kenya scurries to find gifts of any kind for the impending Christmas holiday. A Rwandan girl relates her family's struggles to maintain a facade of normalcy amid unspeakable acts. A young brother and sister cope with their uncle's attempt to sell them into slavery. Aboard a bus filled with refugees-a microcosm of today's Africa-a Muslim boy summons his faith to bear a treacherous rid... View more info

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Say You're One of Them

By: Uwem Akpan

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Little Brown: 2008

Seller ID: 0134403

ISBN: 0316086363

Condition: Very good


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She's Come Undone (Oprah's Picks)

By: Wally Lamb

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pocket: 1998

Seller ID: 0002935

ISBN: 0671021001

Condition: Good


In this extraordinary coming-of-age odyssey, Wally Lamb invites us to hitch a wild ride on a journey of love, pain, and renewal with the most heartbreakingly comical heroine to come along in years. Meet Dolores Price. She's 13, wise-mouthed but wounded, having bid her childhood goodbye. Stranded in front of her bedroom TV, she spends the next few years nourishing herself with the Mallomars, potato chips, and Pepsi her anxious mother supplies. When she finally orbits into young womanhood at 257 pounds, Dolores is no stronger and life is no kinder. But this time she's determined to rise to ... View more info

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I Know This Much Is True (Oprah's Picks)

By: Wally Lamb

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Regan: 1998

Seller ID: 0051668

ISBN: 0060391626

Condition: Very good


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I Know This Much Is True (Oprah's Picks)

By: Wally Lamb

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Harper Touch: 1999

Seller ID: 0021017

ISBN: 0061097640

Condition: Good


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She's Come Undone (Oprah's Picks)

By: Wally Lamb

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Washington Square Press: 1992

Seller ID: 0030877

ISBN: 0671003755

Condition: Good


""Mine is a story of craving: an unreliable account of lusts and troubles that began, somehow, in 1956 on the day our free television was delivered...."" Meet Dolores Price. She's 13, wise-mouthed but wounded, having bid her childhood goodbye. Beached like a whale in front of her bedroom TV, she spends the next few years nourishing herself with the Mallmomars, potato chips, and Pepsi her anxious mother supplies. When she finally rolls into young womanhood at 257 pounds, Dolores is no stronger and life is no kinder. But this time she's determined to rise to the occasion and give herself on... View more info

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I Know This Much Is True (Oprah's Picks)

By: Wally Lamb

Price: $11.75

Publisher: Harper Collins Canada: 1999

Seller ID: 0017447

ISBN: 0060987561

Condition: Good


With his stunning debut novel, "She's Come Undone," Wally Lamb won the adulation of critics and readers with his mesmerizing tale of one woman's painful yet triumphant journey of self-discovery. Now, this brilliantly talented writer returns with "I Know This Much Is True," a heartbreaking and poignant multigenerational saga of the reproductive bonds of destruction and the powerful force of forgiveness. A masterpiece that breathtakingly tells a story of alienation and connection, power and abuse, devastation and renewal--this novel is a contemporary retelling of an ancient Hindu myth. A proud k... View more info