standing on the fringes of life offers a unique perspective But there comes a time to see what it looks like from the dance floor This haunting novel about the dilemma of passivity vs passion marks the stunning debut of a provocative new voice in contemporary fiction The Perks of Being A
Alternate cover edition of ISBN 0553213695 9780553213690 As Gregor Samsa awoke one morning from uneasy dreams he found himself transformed in his bed into a gigantic insect He was laying on his hard, as it were armor plated, back and when he lifted his head a little he could see his domelike
This is a previously published edition ASIN B00IXYBR0W Theresa Drazen can have plenty of guys, but the one she can t keep away from The one she s just about addicted to, is than forbidden With felony black eyes and a mouth built for lies, loving him is one step away from illegal But her
Paulo Coelho s enchanting novel has inspired a devoted following around the world This story, dazzling in its powerful simplicity and soul stirring wisdom, is about an Andalusian shepherd boy named Santiago who travels from his homeland in Spain to the Egyptian desert in search of a treasure buried
Oryx and Crake is at once an unforgettable love story and a compelling vision of the future Snowman, known as Jimmy before mankind was overwhelmed by a plague, is struggling to survive in a world where he may be the last human, and mourning the loss of his best friend, Crake, and the beautiful and
Despite the tumor shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel s story is about to be
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Giver of Stars, a sweeping bestseller of love and loss, deftly weaving two journeys from World War I France to present day London Paris, World War I Sophie Lef vre must keep her family safe while her adored husband, douard, fights at the front.
He s a player in ways than one College junior John Logan can get any girl he wants For this hockey star, life is a parade of parties and hook ups, but behind his killer grins and easygoing charm, he hides growing despair about the dead end road he ll be forced to walk after graduation A sexy
An alternative cover edition for this ISBN can be found here Rachel catches the same commuter train every morning She knows it will wait at the same signal each time, overlooking a row of back gardens She s even started to feel like she knows the people who live in one of the houses Jess and
From the 1 New York Times bestselling author of The Giver of Stars, discover the love story that captured over 20 million hearts in Me Before You, After You, and Still Me They had nothing in common until love gave them everything to lose Louisa Clark is an ordinary girl living an exceedingly
A literary sensation and runaway bestseller, this brilliant debut novel presents with seamless authenticity and exquisite lyricism the true confessions of one of Japan s most celebrated geisha In Memoirs of a Geisha, we enter a world where appearances are paramount where a girl s virginity is
The Sound and the Fury is the tragedy of the Compson family, featuring some of the most memorable characters in literature beautiful, rebellious Caddy the manchild Benjy haunted, neurotic Quentin Jason, the brutal cynic and Dilsey, their black servant Their lives fragmented and harrowed by
Bod is an unusual boy who inhabits an unusual place he s the only living resident of a graveyard Raised from infancy by the ghosts, werewolves, and other cemetery denizens, Bod has learned the antiquated customs of his guardians time as well as their timely ghostly teachings like the ability to
Chuck Palahniuk showed himself to be his generation s most visionary satirist in this, his first book Fight Club s estranged narrator leaves his lackluster job when he comes under the thrall of Tyler Durden, an enigmatic young man who holds secret after hours boxing matches in the basement of bars.