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    Classics Book Group BK Discusses WE HAVE ALWAYS LIVED IN THE CASTLE

    12/14/2019 - 12:00pm

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    We Have Always Lived in the Castle: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) Cover Image
    By Shirley Jackson, Jonathan Lethem (Introduction by), Thomas Ott (Illustrator)
    $17.00
    ISBN: 9780143039976
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    Published: Penguin Classics - October 31st, 2006

    Shirley Jackson's beloved gothic tale of a peculiar girl named Merricat and her family's dark secret


    Classics Book Group BK Discusses GIOVANNI'S ROOM

    11/09/2019 - 12:00pm

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    Giovanni's Room (Vintage International) Cover Image
    $14.00
    ISBN: 9780345806567
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    Published: Vintage - September 12th, 2013

    Set in the 1950s Paris of American expatriates, liaisons, and violence, a young man finds himself caught between desire and conventional morality. With a sharp, probing imagination, James Baldwin's now-classic narrative delves into the mystery of loving and creates a moving, highly controversial story of death and passion that reveals the unspoken complexities of the human heart.


    Classics Book Group BK Discusses IN A LONELY PLACE

    10/12/2019 - 12:00pm

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    In a Lonely Place Cover Image
    By Dorothy B. Hughes, Megan Abbott (Afterword by)
    $15.95
    ISBN: 9781681371474
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    Published: NYRB Classics - August 15th, 2017

    A classic California noir with a feminist twist, this prescient 1947 novel exposed misogyny in post-World War II American society, making it far ahead of its time.


    Classics Book Group BK Discusses TENDER IS THE NIGHT

    09/14/2019 - 12:00pm

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    Tender Is the Night: A Novel Cover Image
    $17.00
    ISBN: 9780684801544
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    Published: Scribner - July 1st, 1995

    Published in 1934, Tender Is the Night was one of the most talked-about books of the year. "It's amazing how excellent much of it is," Ernest Hemingway said to Maxwell Perkins.


    Classics Book Group BK Discusses THE BLACKER THE BERRY

    08/10/2019 - 12:00pm

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    The Blacker the Berry . . . Cover Image
    By Wallace Thurman, Allyson Hobbs (Introduction by)
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9780143131878
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    Published: Penguin Classics - January 16th, 2018

    The groundbreaking Harlem Renaissance novel about prejudice within the black community
     


    Classics Book Group BK Discusses TARZAN OF THE APES

    07/13/2019 - 12:00pm

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    Tarzan of the Apes Cover Image
    By Edgar Rice Burroughs, John Seelye (Introduction by)
    $10.00
    ISBN: 9780140184648
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    Published: Penguin Classics - October 1st, 1990

    The classic novel of a boy rasied by Apes in the African jungle, now the basis for a major motion picture, The Legend of Tarzan, starring Alexander Skarsgård, Margot Robbie, Samuel L. Jackson, and Djimon Hounsou


    Classics Book Group BK Discusses I AWAIT THE DEVIL'S COMING

    06/08/2019 - 12:00pm

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    I Await the Devil's Coming (Neversink) Cover Image
    By Mary MacLane, Jessa Crispin (Introduction by)
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9781612191942
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    Published: Melville House - March 19th, 2013

    Mary MacLane’s I Await the Devil’s Coming is a shocking, brave and intellectually challenging diary of a 19-year-old girl living in Butte, Montana in 1902. Written in potent, raw prose that propelled the author to celebrity upon publication, the book has become almost completely forgotten.


    Classics Book Group BK Discusses MAGGIE

    05/11/2019 - 12:00pm

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    Maggie: a Girl of the Streets: and Other Tales of New York Cover Image
    By Stephen Crane, Larzer Ziff (Introduction by)
    $12.00
    ISBN: 9780140437973
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    Published: Penguin Classics - August 1st, 2000

    "A powerful, severe, and harshly comic portrayal of Irish immigrant life in lower New York exactly a century ago." —Alfred Kazin


    Classics Book Group BK Discusses LIFE ON THE MISSISSIPPI

    04/13/2019 - 12:00pm

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    Life on the Mississippi (Modern Library Classics) Cover Image
    By Mark Twain, Bill McKibben (Introduction by), James Danly (Notes by)
    $13.00
    ISBN: 9780375759376
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    Published: Modern Library - May 29th, 2007

    Fashioned from the same experiences that would inspire the masterpiece Huckleberry Finn, Life on the Mississippi is Mark Twain’s most brilliant and most personal nonfiction work.


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