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Presents the authors' retellings of more than ten traditional tales accompanied by information on origins and different versions.

The internationally acclaimed winner of the Cervantes Prize presents a stunning novel about family and love across an expanse of Mexican life.

J.R.R. Tolkien on Fairy Tales, Language, the Psychology of Fantasy, and Why There’s No Such Thing as Writing “For Children”

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32 Books Guaranteed To Make You Laugh Out Loud

I've read about 1/3 and they were all fabulous, so high hopes for the rest. :)

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From the Booker Prize-winning author of The Remains of the Day comes a devastating new novel of innocence, knowledge, and loss. As children Kathy, Ruth, and Tommy were students at Hailsham, an exclusive boarding school secluded in the English countryside.

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In one of the most important and beloved Latin American works of the twentieth century, Isabel Allende weaves an enthralling saga that spans decades and lives, twining the personal and the political into an epic novel of love, magic, and fate.