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Cutting For Stone By Abraham Verghese

This novel is a solid masterpiece. Beautiful and painful; thick in history and culture, character development and charm. Verghese is a magician with prose.

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$16.95
ISBN: 9780375714368
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Published: Vintage - January 26th, 2010

South Of Broad By Pat Conroy

Conroy never disappoints! This novel is thick with deep, loyal friendships and heavy in shock and awe! This book is utterly fantastic; it will thrill you, stun you and possibly have you shed a tear! A must read.

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$17.00
ISBN: 9780385344074
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Published: Dial Press - May 4th, 2010

What We Talk About When We Talk About Ann Frank By Nathan Englander

Englander is fabulous! These beautiful and quizzical stories are edgy and character-driven. Each tale brings the reader to an unexpected and powerful end!

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ISBN: 9780307949608
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Published: Vintage Books - March 5th, 2013

Art Of Fielding By Chad Harbach

Yes, you will want to follow Henry and "Schwartzy" to the very end.  Henry and the gang capture the reader with their ernest  and youthful passion. The friendships and relationships in this novel keep the reader thoroughly invloved. Their paths come to a somewhat shocking and quirky finale, but you will be happy you stayed for the full show.

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$15.99
ISBN: 9780316126670
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Published: Back Bay Books - May 1st, 2012

Tiger's Wife By Tea Obreht

Obreht is the pied piper of literature through this unbelievably touching novel. We follow a grandaughter and grandfather pair as they both, in collaborative as well as separate adventures, search for meaning and closure in their lives. Who is this deathless man? How does he bring solace, peace and meaning to this pair?

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$17.00
ISBN: 9780385343848
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Published: Random House Trade - November 1st, 2011

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay by Michael Chabon

 

This fast-paced, brilliant and mind-blowing mystery/adventure is a must Read!! Follow Sammy and Joe and see where these two hilarious, aspiring comic writers end up! You will not want to blink when reading this Chabon thriller; there is too much to miss!

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$18.00
ISBN: 9780812983586
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Published: Random House Trade - June 12th, 2012

We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler

On its surface, this is a story of a young woman reflecting on her unusual, now fractured, family. This is the work of a talented and skilled writer--often funny, frequently touching, always thoughtful. This one sticks with you.

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$26.95
ISBN: 9780399162091
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Published: Marian Wood Books/Putnam - May 30th, 2013

Andrea Thalasinos, author of Traveling Light

A Room of One's Own is honored to host beloved local author Andrea Thalasinos in celebration of the release of her latest novel, Traveling Light!

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ISBN: 9780765333025
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Published: Forge - July 16th, 2013

Book Launch for Kelly Harms, author of The Good Luck Girls of Shipwreck Lane

A former editor and literary agent, Kelly Harms now lives in Madison, WI. In THE GOOD LUCK GIRLS OF SHIPWRECK LANE two young women believe they are both the winners of The HomeSweetHome network’s Free House Sweepstakes’ brand-new million-dollar home in Christmas Cove, Maine. But just who really is the lucky winner?
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ISBN: 9781250011381
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Published: Thomas Dunne Books - July 9th, 2013

Challenges and Choices: Two Madison Authors Discuss Their Novels

A Room of One's Own is delighted to welcome two debut Madison authors (and participants in the writer's group that meets in our store), Miki Knezevic and Dan Maguire, for a reading and Q & A from their recently published novels.

$16.99
SKU: 9781479254521

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ISBN: 9781482068511
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - April 29th, 2013

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