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Stones from the River (Oprah's picks)

By: Ursula Hegi

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Touchstone: 1997

Seller ID: 0006053

ISBN: 068484477X

Condition: Good


"Stones from the River" is a daring, dramatic and complex novel of life in Germany. It is set in Burgdorf, a small fictional German town, between 1915 and 1951. The protagonist is Trudi Montag, a Zwerg -- the German word for dwarf woman. As a dwarf she is set apart, the outsider whose physical "otherness" has a corollary in her refusal to be a part of Burgdorf's silent complicity during and after World War II. Trudi establishes her status and power, not through beauty, m... View more info

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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 slav... 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... 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 pou... View more info