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The archer —Coelho, Paulo, author.

"This is an inspiring fable about the importance of taking risks and overcoming difficulty. It is told from the perspective of Tetsuya, a famous former archer, and his apprentice"-- Provided by publisher.

Skylight —Saramago, José.

"A previously unpublished novel by a literary master, Skylight tells the intertwined stories of the residents of a faded apartment building in 1940s Lisbon. Silvestre and Mariana, a happily married elderly couple, take i...

Aleph —Coelho, Paulo.
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Presents the story of a man who initiates a world-spanning effort to achieve spiritual renewal and human connection, a journey during which he reconnects with a woman from an earlier life while transcending time and spac...

Berta Isla —Marías, Javier, author.

"Berta Isla thought she knew what to expect from life. When she was a young girl she decided she had found her match in Tomás Nevinson-- the dashing half-Spanish, half-English boy in her class with an extraordinary gift...

Adultery a novel —Coelho, Paulo, author.
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a"Linda has everything, but all she feels is emptiness. So she embarks on an adventure as unexpected as it is daring, and which reawakens a side of her that she thought had disappeared"-- Provided by publisher.

Out in the open : a novel —Carrasco, Jesús, author.

"A searing dystopian vision of a young boy's flight through an unnamed, savaged country, searching for sanctuary and redemption--from one of Europe's bestselling literary stars. A young boy has fled his home. He's pursue...

Nevada days : a novel —Atxaga, Bernardo, author.

Recounts author's stay as a writer-in-residence at the Center for Basque Studies in Reno, Nevada.

Between eternities and other writings —Marías, Javier, author.

"A new, exhilarating collection of critical and personal writings--spanning more than twenty years of work--from the internationally renowned author of The Infatuations and A Heart So White. A Vintage Books Original. Jav...

The collected stories of Machado de Assis —Machado de Assis, 1839-1908, author.

Widely acclaimed as the progenitor of twentieth-century Latin American fiction, Machado de Assis (1839-1908)--the son of a mulatto father and a washerwoman, and the grandson of freed slaves--was hailed in his lifetime as...

The infatuations —Marías, Javier, author.

Breakfasting daily at a Madrid café where she observes fellow patrons, María Dolz offers condolences to a widow whose husband has been shockingly murdered, an act that leads to a new relationship and disturbing insight...