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Charlie Chan: The Untold Story of the Honorable Detective and His Rendezvous with American History
Yunte Huang.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393069624.  Daedalus Item Code: 41466
(Shortlisted for the 2010 National Book Critics Circle Award in Biography and a 2011 Edgar Award) This provocative first "biography" of fictional detective Charlie Chan presents American ... (Read More)
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Che in Verse
Gavin O'Toole & Georgina Jimenez, eds.
Publisher: Aflame Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780955233951.  Daedalus Item Code: 43281
The iconic revolutionary Ernesto "Che" Guevara was a devoted fan of poetry, able to reel off numerous poems from memory; in this anthology the poets reciprocate with impassioned tributes of their ... (Read More)
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Cheever: A Life
Blake Bailey.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781400043941.  Daedalus Item Code: 13678
(National Book Critics Circle Award winner, Francis Parkman Prize winner, Pulitzer Prize finalist, and James Tait Black Memorial Prize finalist) The author of a National Book Critics Circle ... (Read More)
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Christina Rossetti. Andrew Motion, foreword.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843911197.  Daedalus Item Code: 53678
When William Charlmont is lost at sea, his devoted wife lies dying in childbirth and charges Catherine, their eldest daughter, to await his return. Years later, Catherine remains faithful to her ... (Read More)
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The Complete Works of Primo Levi
Primo Levi. Ann Goldstein, ed. Toni Morrison, intro.
Publisher: Liveright.   Format: 3 vols, boxed.
ISBN: 9780871404565.  Daedalus Item Code: 59387
Once described by Philip Roth as that "quicksilver little woodland creature enlivened by the forest's most astute intelligence," Italian-born chemist Primo Levi has been considered a heroic figure in ... (Read More)
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A Confession
Leo Tolstoy. Helen Dunmore, foreword. Anthony Briggs, trans.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843911906.  Daedalus Item Code: 53679
Written two years after Anna Karenina—a novel which he allegedly loathed and deeply regretted—Leo Tolstoy's 1879–80 hybrid of memoir and essay is an attempt to answer the fundamental question of ... (Read More)
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Country Girl: A Memoir
Edna O'Brien.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780571269433.  Daedalus Item Code: 53939
(Winner of the 2012 Irish Book Award for Nonfiction, and one of the New York Times Notable Books of 2013) When Edna O'Brien's first novel, The Country Girls, was published in ... (Read More)
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Cousins of Clouds: Elephant Poems
Tracie Vaughn Zimmer. Megan Halsey & Sean Addy, illus.
Publisher: Clarion.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780618903498.  Daedalus Item Code: 54118
"Tattered sails of ears / Flap in the savannah sun— / Air conditioning." In these poems for readers and listeners up to 7, the author of The Floating Circus pays affectionate tribute to the ... (Read More)
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Daughters of the Vicar
D.H. Lawrence. Anita Desai, foreword.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843910831.  Daedalus Item Code: 53682
Upon moving to rural, impoverished Aldecross, Reverend Ernest Lindley cannot ignore the fact that his new parishioners are far from welcoming. Rather than confront such hostility, the Lindley family ... (Read More)
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The Delighted States: A Book of Novels, Romances, and Their Unknown Translators, Containing Ten Languages, Set on Four Continents, and Accompanied by Maps, Portraits, Squiggles, Illustrations, and a Variety of Helpful Indexes
Adam Thirlwell.
Publisher: Picador.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780312428297.  Daedalus Item Code: 31973
(Winner of a 2008 Somerset Maugham Award) Having slept with a prostitute in Egypt, Gustave Flaubert begins writing Madame Bovary, which influences the minor French novelist Édouard ... (Read More)
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The Diary of Adam and Eve
Mark Twain. John Updike, foreword.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843910053.  Daedalus Item Code: 53683
"This new creature with the long hair is a great deal in the way," gripes Adam. The participants in mankind's original drama get to tell their story in their own words, in these seven wry, ... (Read More)
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Early Auden
Edward Mendelson.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780571197835.  Daedalus Item Code: 32891
This acclaimed study from 1981 of W.H. Auden's writings up to 1939 remains one of the most penetrating, detailed, and informative examinations of the poet's prewar poetry and ideas. Auden's friend ... (Read More)
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