Monthly Features - January 2024

January
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1 January 1919 - birth date of J.D. Salinger

3 Jan 1892 - birth date of J.R.R. Tolkien

6 Jan 1854 - celebrated as birth date of Sherlock Holmes

7 Jan 1891 - birth date of Zora Neale Hurston

12 Jan 1876 - birth date of John Griffith Chaney (pen name: Jack London)

13 Jan 1941 - birth date of James Joyce

15 Jan 1929 - birth date of Martin Luther King, Jr

15 Jan 2024 - 3rd Monday of January = (USA) "Martin Luther King Day of Service"

19 Jan 1809 - birth date of Edgar Allan Poe

24 Jan 1862 - birth date of Edith Wharton

25 Jan 1882 - birth date of Virginia Woolf

27 Jan 1832 - birth date of Charles Dodgson (pen name: Lewis Carroll)

 

Novelist as a Vocation By Haruki Murakami, Philip Gabriel (Translated by), Ted Goossen (Translated by) Cover Image
By Haruki Murakami, Philip Gabriel (Translated by), Ted Goossen (Translated by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9781101974537
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Published: Vintage - November 7th, 2023

Martin Eden By Jack London, Andrew Sinclair (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Jack London, Andrew Sinclair (Introduction by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9780140187724
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Published: Penguin Classics - February 1st, 1994

Dear Martin By Nic Stone Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781101939529
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Published: Ember - September 4th, 2018

The Age of Innocence By Edith Wharton, Elif Batuman (Foreword by), Sarah Blackwood (Introduction by), Laura Dluzynski Quinn (Notes by) Cover Image
By Edith Wharton, Elif Batuman (Foreword by), Sarah Blackwood (Introduction by), Laura Dluzynski Quinn (Notes by)
$11.00
ISBN: 9780140189704
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Published: Penguin Classics - March 1st, 1996

Mrs. Dalloway By Virginia Woolf Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780156628709
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Published: Mariner Books Classics - September 24th, 1990

Beowulf: A Translation and Commentary By J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780544570306
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - August 4th, 2015

The Return of the King: Being the Third Part of The Lord of the Rings By J.R.R. Tolkien Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780358380252
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Published: Clarion Books - October 6th, 2020

The Two Towers: Being the Second Part of The Lord of the Rings By J.R.R. Tolkien Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780358380245
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Published: Clarion Books - October 6th, 2020

The Fellowship of the Ring: Being the First Part of The Lord of the Rings By J.R.R. Tolkien Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780358380238
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Published: Clarion Books - October 6th, 2020

Parable of the Talents By Octavia E. Butler Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781538732199
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - August 20th, 2019

Winnie-the-Pooh (Word Cloud Classics) By A. A. Milne, Ernest H. Shepard (Illustrator) Cover Image
By A. A. Milne, Ernest H. Shepard (Illustrator)
$14.99
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ISBN: 9781667203133
Published: Canterbury Classics - September 19th, 2023

The Bravest Dog Ever: The True Story of Balto (Step into Reading) By Natalie Standiford, Donald Cook (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Natalie Standiford, Donald Cook (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780394896953
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - October 17th, 1989

Alabama V. King: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Criminal Trial That Launched the Civil Rights Movement By Dan Abrams, Fred D. Gray, David Fisher (With) Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781335449597
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Published: Hanover Square Press - May 9th, 2023

Alice in Wonderland (Illustrated): Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Through the Looking-Glass, and The Hunting of the Snark By Lewis Carroll, John Tenniel (Illustrator), Henry Holiday (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Lewis Carroll, John Tenniel (Illustrator), Henry Holiday (Illustrator)
$16.95
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Published: Top Five Books, LLC - January 1st, 2020

The Catcher in the Rye By J. D. Salinger Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316769174
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Published: Back Bay Books - January 30th, 2001

Selected Works of Edgar Allan Poe (Word Cloud Classics) By Edgar Allan Poe Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781645173625
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Published: Canterbury Classics - August 4th, 2020

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