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Book Group: Beloved by Toni Morrison

Submitted by ravenbookstore on Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:22pm
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$16.00
ISBN: 9781400033416
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Published: Vintage - June 8th, 2004

Staring unflinchingly into the abyss of slavery, this spellbinding novel transforms history into a story as powerful as Exodus and as intimate as a lullaby. Sethe, its protagonist, was born a slave and escaped to Ohio, but eighteen years later she is still not free. She has too many memories of Sweet Home, the beautiful farm where so many hideous things happened.


Book Group: Charlatan by Pope Brock

Submitted by ravenbookstore on Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:16pm
Charlatan: America's Most Dangerous Huckster, the Man Who Pursued Him, and the Age of Flimflam Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307339898
Availability: Backordered
Published: Three Rivers Press (CA) - January 13th, 2009

The inspiration for the 2016 Sundance Film Festival documentary, NUTS . An extraordinary saga of the most dangerous quack of all time...entrancing USA Today
In 1917, John R. Brinkley America's most brazen con man introduced an outlandish surgical method for restoring fading male virility.


Book Group: Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd

Submitted by ravenbookstore on Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:05pm
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$27.95
ISBN: 9780670024780
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Published: Viking Books - January 7th, 2014

From the celebrated author ofThe Secret Life of Bees, a magnificent novel about two unforgettable American women
Writing at the height of her narrative and imaginative gifts, Sue Monk Kidd presents a masterpiece of hope, daring, the quest for freedom, and the desire to have a voice in the world and it is now the newest Oprah's Book Club 2.0 selection.


Book Group: Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd

Submitted by ravenbookstore on Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:04pm
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$27.95
ISBN: 9780670024780
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Viking Books - January 7th, 2014

From the celebrated author ofThe Secret Life of Bees, a magnificent novel about two unforgettable American women
Writing at the height of her narrative and imaginative gifts, Sue Monk Kidd presents a masterpiece of hope, daring, the quest for freedom, and the desire to have a voice in the world and it is now the newest Oprah's Book Club 2.0 selection.


Book Group: Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker

Submitted by ravenbookstore on Fri, 07/11/2014 - 3:01pm
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$16.00
ISBN: 9780812982947
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Published: Random House Trade - January 15th, 2013

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
People ∙ O: The Oprah Magazine ∙ Financial Times ∙ Kansas City Star ∙ BookPage ∙ Kirkus Reviews ∙ Publishers Weekly ∙ Booklist


Book Group: Railsea by China Mieville

Submitted by ravenbookstore on Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:56pm
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$12.00
ISBN: 9780345524539
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Published: Del Rey Books - April 30th, 2013

"Other names besides Herman] Melville's will surely come to mind as you read this thrilling tale--there's Dune's Frank Herbert. . . . But in this, as in all of his works, Mieville has that special knack for evoking other writers even while making the story wholly his own."--Los Angeles Times


Book Group: Railsea by China Mieville

Submitted by ravenbookstore on Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:54pm
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$12.00
ISBN: 9780345524539
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Del Rey Books - April 30th, 2013

"Other names besides Herman] Melville's will surely come to mind as you read this thrilling tale--there's Dune's Frank Herbert. . . . But in this, as in all of his works, Mieville has that special knack for evoking other writers even while making the story wholly his own."--Los Angeles Times


Book Group: HRC by Jonathan Allen

Submitted by ravenbookstore on Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:52pm
H R C: State Secrets and the Rebirth of Hillary Clinton Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780804136778
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Published: Broadway Books - February 17th, 2015

The mesmerizing story of Hillary Clinton's political rebirth, based on eyewitness accounts from deep inside her inner circle and featuring a new introduction from the authors


Book Group: Bossypants by Tina Fey

Submitted by ravenbookstore on Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:50pm
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$16.00
ISBN: 9780316056878
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Published: Reagan Arthur Books - January 3rd, 2012

Before Liz Lemon, before "Weekend Update," before "Sarah Palin," Tina Fey was just a young girl with a dream: a recurring stress dream that she was being chased through a local airport by her middle-school gym teacher. She also had a dream that one day she would be a comedian on TV.

She has seen both these dreams come true.


Book Group: Bossypants by Tina Fey

Submitted by ravenbookstore on Fri, 07/11/2014 - 2:49pm
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$16.00
ISBN: 9780316056878
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Reagan Arthur Books - January 3rd, 2012

Before Liz Lemon, before "Weekend Update," before "Sarah Palin," Tina Fey was just a young girl with a dream: a recurring stress dream that she was being chased through a local airport by her middle-school gym teacher. She also had a dream that one day she would be a comedian on TV.

She has seen both these dreams come true.


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