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Corydon: A Novel - Paperback

First published nearly one hundred years ago, André Gide’s masterpiece, translated from the original French by Pulitzer Prize winner Richard Howard, draws from the disciplines of biology, philosophy, and history to support the author’s assertion that homosexuality is a natural human trait At the time of his death in 1951, having won the Nobel Prize in Literature only four years prior, André Gide was considered one of the most important literary minds of the twentieth century. In Corydon, initially released anonymously in installments between 19


Breathing Lessons (Pulitzer Prize Winner) - Paperback

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Evoking Jane Austen, Emma Straub, and other masters of the literary marriage, Breathing Lessons celebrates the small miracles and magic of truly knowing someone.Unfolding over the course of a single emotionally fraught day, this stunning novel encompasses a lifetime of dreams, regrets and reckonings—and is oftern regarded as Tyler's seminal work. Maggie and Ira Moran are on a road trip from Baltimore, Maryland to Deer Lick, Pennsylvania to attend the


Breathing Lessons (Paperback)

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Evoking Jane Austen, Emma Straub, and other masters of the literary marriage, Breathing Lessons celebrates the small miracles and magic of truly knowing someone.Unfolding over the course of a single emotionally fraught day, this stunning novel encompasses a lifetime of dreams, regrets and reckonings--and is oftern regarded as Tyler's seminal work. Maggie and Ira Moran are on a road trip from Baltimore, Maryland to Deer Lick, Pennsylvania to attend the




The Road (Picador Classic) by Cormac McCarthy


The Looming Tower - by Lawrence Wright (Paperback)

About the Book This national bestseller and award-winning book is now available in paperback. A gripping narrative that spans five decades, "The Looming Tower" explains in unprecedented detail the rise of al-Qaeda and the intelligence failures that culminated in the attacks on 9/11. Book Synopsis NATIONAL BESTSELLER - PULITZER PRIZE WINNER - A "heart-stopping account of the events leading up to 9/11" (The New York Times Book Review), this definitive history explains in gripping detail the growth of Islamic fundamentalism, the rise of al-Qaeda,


The Road by Cormac Mccarthy

The Road : Paperback : Pan Macmillan : 9781509870639 : 1509870636 : 07 Mar 2019 : Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Fiction, The Road tells the story of a father and son as they journey across a post-apocalyptic landscape that has destroyed most of civilization.


The Road (Pulitzer Prize Winner) - Paperback

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE • The searing, post-apocalyptic novel about a father and son's fight to survive.A father and his son walk alone through burned America. Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind. It is cold enough to crack stones, and when the snow falls it is gray. The sky is dark. Their destination is the coast, although they don't know what, if anything, awaits them there. They have nothing; just a pistol to defend themselves against the lawless bands that stalk the road, the clothes th


The Road Not Taken and Other Poems (Paperback)

Winner of four Pulitzer Prizes for his poetry, Robert Frost is best remembered for his depictions of early 20th century rural New England life and for his command of American colloquial speech. Criticized by some as being out of touch with the Modernist movement in poetry exemplified by contemporaries such as T. S. Eliot and E. E. Cummings, it is probably in fact his adherence to traditionalism that so endeared him to his fans. Literary critic Randall Jarrell described Frost as one of the greatest of the American poets of [the 20th] century who


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Dylan : The Biography (Paperback)

Bob Dylan is a music hero to generations. He's also an international-bestselling artist, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author, and an Oscar winner for Things Have Changed. His career is stronger and more influential than ever. How did this happen, given the road to oblivion he seemed to choose more than two decades ago? Dylan is 72, and this final act of his career is more interesting than ever, yet the classic biographies like Bob Dylan: Behind the Shades (first published 1991, updated 2001) and even his own Chronicles: Volume One (published 2005)


Breathing Lessons - by Anne Tyler (Paperback)

About the Book "Maggie and Ira Moran are on a road trip from Baltimore, Maryland, to Deer Lick, Pennsylvania, to attend the funeral of a friend. Along the way, they reflect on the state of their marriage, its trials and its triumphs--through their quarrels, their routines, and their ability to tolerate each other's faults with patience and affection"--Publisher marketing. Book Synopsis WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE - NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - Evoking Jane Austen, Emma Straub, and other masters of the literary marriage, Breathing Lessons celebr


The Echo Maker - Paperback

WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARDFrom the Pulitzer Prize–Winning Author of The Overstory, a powerful novel about family and loss“Wise and elegant . . . The mysteries unfold so organically and stealthily that you are unaware of his machinations until they come to stunning fruition . . . Powers accomplishes something magnificent.” —Colson Whitehead, The New York Times Book Review In The Echo Maker, Richard Powers proves himself to be one of our boldest and most entertaining novelists. On a winter night on a remote Nebraska road, twenty-seven-year


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"\"Books are the plane, and the train, and the road. They are the destination, and the journey. They are home.\" Anna Quindlen, Author & Pulitzer Prize winner. Take care of your home- Keep your book or Kindle Ebook protected with this fabric cover, it makes the perfect present for a book lover. Choose from a variety of soft fabrics to fit a standard UK paperback, small hardback or kindle E-reader. (Internal measurements: 15.5cm x 22.5cm). The fabrics are each slightly different, see below for more specific description, I rotate fabrics ofte


From Beirut to Jerusalem - 2nd Edition by Thomas L Friedman (Paperback)




The Looming Tower: Al Qaeda and the Road to 9/11 - Paperback

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • PULITZER PRIZE WINNER • A “heart-stopping account of the events leading up to 9/11” (The New York Times Book Review), this definitive history explains in gripping detail the growth of Islamic fundamentalism, the rise of al-Qaeda, and the intelligence failures that culminated in the attacks on the World Trade Center. In gripping narrative that spans five decades, Lawrence Wright re-creates firsthand the transformation of Osama bin Laden and Ayman al-Zawahiri from incompetent and idealistic soldiers in Afghanistan to leaders


The Road : Cormac McCarthy : 9780330513005

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.


The Grapes of Wrath (Pulitzer Prize Winner) - Paperback

The Pulitzer Prize-winning epic of the Great Depression, a book that galvanized—and sometimes outraged—millions of readers. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American ReadA Penguin Classic First published in 1939, Steinbeck’s Pulitzer Prize-winning epic of the Great Depression chronicles the Dust Bowl migration of the 1930s and tells the story of one Oklahoma farm family, the Joads—driven from their homestead and forced to travel west to the promised land of California. Out of their trials and their repeated col


Breathing Lessons by Anne Tyler

Breathing Lessons : Paperback : Random House USA Inc : 9780345485571 : 0345485572 : 01 Nov 2005 : WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER  &;More powerful and moving than anything [Tyler] has done.&; &;Los Angeles Times Unfolding over the course of a single emotionally fraught day, this stunning novel encompasses a lifetime of dreams, regrets and reckonings.  Maggie and Ira Moran are on a road trip from Baltimore, Maryland to Deer Lick, Pennsylvania to attend the funeral of a friend.  Along the way, the


Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and bin Laden, from the Soviet Invas ion to September 10, 2001 - Paperback

Winner of the 2005 Pulitzer Prize“The CIA itself would be hard put to beat his grasp of global events . . . Deeply satisfying.” —The New York Review of BooksFrom the award-winning and bestselling author of Directorate S, the explosive first-hand account of America's secret history in Afghanistan.To what extent did America’s best intelligence analysts grasp the rising thread of Islamist radicalism? Who tried to stop bin Laden and why did they fail? Comprehensively and for the first time, Pulitzer Prize-winnin


Vintage International: The Narrow Road to the Deep North (Paperback)

Moving deftly from a Japanese POW camp to present-day Australia, from the experiences of Dorrigo Evans and his fellow prisoners to that of the Japanese guards, this savagely beautiful novel tells a story of the many forms of love and death, of war and truth, as one man comes of age, prospers, only to discover all that he has lost. --Amazon.com. Winner of the Man Booker Prize Nothing since Cormac McCarthy's The Road has shaken me like this. --The Washington PostIn The Narrow Road to the Deep North, Richard Flanagan displays the gifts that have m


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I love finally reading books that are referenced in SO many other books that you've read, you cannot ignore them anymore. The fact that The Looming Tower is a Pulitzer Prize winner can only be a bonus in what I am sure will be a gripping account of six decades of foreign policy failure culminating in a horrible and tragic day on US soil. MyThriftbooksReads #MyThriftbooksReads #thriftbooks


A Son of the Middle Border - Paperback

Pulitzer Prize winner Hamlin Garland recounts his journey from a rural childhood to a man of letters in this captivating autobiography. Product DetailsISBN-13: 9781545249673 Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing Publication Date: 04-13-2017 Pages: 162 Product Dimensions: 7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.35(d)About the Author Hamlin Garland (1860–1940), author of more than 40 books, is best known for his short story collection Main-Travelled Roads. He was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Letters in 1918 and won the Pulitzer Prize for literature in


Embers of War: The Fall of an Empire and the Making of America's Vietnam - Paperback

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE Written with the style of a great novelist and the intrigue of a Cold War thriller, Embers of War is a landmark work that will forever change your understanding of how and why America went to war in Vietnam. Tapping newly accessible diplomatic archives in several nations, Fredrik Logevall traces the path that led two Western nations to tragically lose their way in the jungles of Southeast Asia. He brings to life the bloodiest battles of France’s final years in Indochina—and shows how, from an early point, a successi


A Son of the Middle Border - by Hamlin Garland (Paperback)

About the Book Pulitzer Prize winner Hamlin Garland recounts his journey from a rural childhood to a man of letters in this captivating autobiography. Book Synopsis A classic of American realism, A Son of the Middle Border (1917) is the true coming-of-age odyssey of a farm boy who--informed by the full brute force of a homesteaders' life on the vast unbroken prairie--would be a preeminent American writer of the early twentieth century. Pulitzer Prize winner Hamlin Garland's captivating autobiography recounts his journey from a rural childhood t


City Children, Country Summer - by Lawrence Wright (Paperback)

Book Synopsis An up-close account of the experience of inner city New York kids--black and Latino, from ghettos and projects--who spent a summer in an Amish and Mennonite farm community in Central Pennsylvania in the late 1970s, sponsored by the Fresh Air Fund. City Chidren, Country Summer follows these children as they navigate two very different worlds, from Lawrence Wright, author of The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11, winner of the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction. About the Author Lawrence Wright is a staff writer f