Hardbound. The Law of Love by the author of Like Water For Chocolate Laura Esquivel. A Novel with Music. With original Audio CD.
Since its original publication by Little, Brown and Company in 1942, Edith Hamilton's Mythology has sold millions of copies throughout the world and established itself as a perennial bestseller.
Acclaimed biographer Peter Ackroyd vibrantly resurrects the legendary epic of Camelot in this modern adaptation.
Here is a love that will linger in your heart now and forever.
Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao opens our eyes to an astonishing vision of the contemporary American experience and explores the endless human capacity to persevere—and risk it all—in the name of love.
A lively and entertaining guide to reading between the lines.
Hotel du Lac is Brookner at her most stylish and potently subversive.
"As immoral as they were brilliant," the Restoration Comedies reflected the vices and follies of fashionable London society in the 18th century. Characterized by earthy language, outrageous plots, and stylized wit, these "Comedies of Manners" were eventually replaced by the pallid politeness and humorless morality of the Sentimental Comedies.
A beautiful book about the love of reading for all those who love to read.
This anthology recalls Victorian England in all its splendor, squalor, high good humor, and remorseless conscience.
Will Self was shortlisted for the John Llewellyn Rhys prize for his collection "The Quantity Theory of Insanity."
Certain to educate, challenge, and entertain, Omens of Millennium by Harold Bloom is as fascinating as it is timely.
A selection from her unpublished fiction. Edited and with an introduction and notes by Leonard Peikoff.
Celtic legends, with their romance and violent struggle, capture the spirit of the ancient Celts of Ireland and Wales. These tales of mighty battles fought by warrior kings, of events that trace the rise and fall of kingdoms, are rich with the magic and mystery that is woven into the lives of their people.
Emma has been one of the most charming coming-of-age love stories for nearly two centuries.
From acclaimed writer and scholar Philip Freeman, a contemporary retelling of classic Greek and Roman mythology.
Mario Vargas Llosa's brilliant, multilayered novel is set in the Lima, Peru, of the author's youth, where a young student named Marito is toiling away in the news department of a local radio station. His young life is disrupted by two arrivals.
WINNER OF THE 2012 MAN BOOKER PRIZE. The sequel to Wolf Hall, Hilary Mantel's 2009 Man Booker Prize winner and New York Times bestseller, Bring Up the Bodies delves into the heart of Tudor history with the downfall of Anne Boleyn.