"A beautiful portrait of being in Paris in the glittering 1920s--as a wife and as one's own woman.
Two stories: In "The Shawl," a woman watches a concentration camp guard murder her daughter. In "Rosa", that same woman appears thirty years later, "a madwoman and a scavenger" in a Miami hotel.
After four years in prison, the skilled young thief Said Mahran emerges bent on revenge for the treachery of his beloved wife, his trusted henchman, and his mentor.
A classic work of American literature that has not stopped changing minds and lives since it burst onto the literary scene, The Things They Carried is a ground-breaking meditation on war, memory, imagination, and the redemptive power of storytelling.
First published in 1937. A novel set in Florida in the 1920s or 1930s depicting and celebrating African American culture, strong women, and love
In the wake of Hurricane Katrina, longtime New Orleans residents Abdulrahman and Kathy Zeitoun are cast into unthinkable struggle with forces beyond wind and water.
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