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The Bird King Cover Image
ISBN: 9780802129031
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Published: Grove Press - March 12th, 2019

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At the Table of Wolves (A Dark Talents Novel) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781481487788
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Published: Gallery / Saga Press - July 11th, 2017

Wonderful characters! I learned a lot about the 1930s, and really enjoyed the paranormal point of view.

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A Man Called Ove: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781476738024
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Published: Washington Square Press - May 5th, 2015

Anyone can change... including grumpy old men. 

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Salvage the Bones: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781608196265
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - April 24th, 2012

Set with hurricane Katrina in the background, Salvage the Bones reminds us of the power a family has to overcome anything. 

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Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780385722209
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Published: Anchor - October 29th, 2002

Set during Mao's re-education era, this polished jewel of a novel is a profound and humbling reminder of how quickly all that we take for granted can be lost... yet also asks: is anything fully lost? and contemplates the power of literature beside our own human courage and frailty.  -- Jackie

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ISBN: 9780547939742
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - June 9th, 2015

PAT SAYS:   "A deep, evocative story about fathers & sons, marriage, and mystery. About life pared down to the nitty-gritty, to what's truly important. I love Stevie Kallos' work. I wish everyone could read this book."

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The Forever Girl Cover Image
ISBN: 9780307908254
Availability: Special Order
Published: Pantheon Books - February 11th, 2014

A lovely feel-good story with real life challenges

-- Pat 

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How Music Works Cover Image
ISBN: 9781938073533
Availability: Special Order
Published: McSweeney's - September 17th, 2013

Now in paper!

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The Shadows of Owls Cover Image
ISBN: 9780295993157
Availability: Special Order
Published: University of Washington Press - August 12th, 2013

An ecothriller that will whisk you right into winter. I couldn't put it down. -- Pat

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ISBN: 9781624670961
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Open Road Media - August 27th, 2013