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    Literary

    Sep-2013

    An enthralling literary mystery that connects some of the world’s most famous authors -- from Norman Mailer and Truman Capote to B. Traven and J. D. Salinger -- to a sinister collector in Chicago Adam Langer, the narrator of this deft and wide-r...

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    Literary

    Jul-2010

    An aspiring writer with a low-paying day job at a coffee shop becomes embroiled in an elaborate scheme to create a fake memoir of his own. Ian quickly realizes that fact and fiction can be dangerously intertwined....

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    General Fiction

    Feb-2008

    Clarinetist Ike Morphy, his dog Herbie Mann, and a pair of pigeons who roost on his air conditioner are about to be evicted from their apartment on West 106th Street, also known as Duke Ellington Boulevard. Ike has never had a lease, just a handshake...

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    General Fiction

    Aug-2005

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    In Crossing California, Adam Langer gives us "a rich saga worthy of Philip Roth and Anthony TroRope" (Los Angeles Times), and "the most vivid novel about Chicago since Saul Bellow's Herzog" (Chicago Tribune). In The Washington Story he revisits his e...

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    General Fiction

    Jun-2004

    Related Books - 1

    Set in Chicago's Jewish neighborhood of West Rogers Park, this is the story of three families--adults and children alike--coming of age during the tumultuous, turbulent days of the Iran hostage crisis. At the close of the 1970s, the Rovners, the Wass...

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