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Books by publisher "Farrar Straus Giroux"

  • 1.  

    Saraswatis Way

     By Monika Schroder [Hardcover 2010]
    Rs. 250 188 (25% OFF)    Buy This Item!
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 3-5 days If the gods wanted Akash to have an education, he is told, they would give him one. But Akash has spent his entire twelve years poor and hungry. So he decides to take control of his own life and try for a scholarship to the city school where he can...   more
    Other Editions: Paperback 2011
  • 2.  

    Tuck Everlasting

     By Natalie Babbitt [Paperback 2013]
    Rs. 299 224 (25% OFF)    Buy This Item!
    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 2-3 days Having been critically acclaimed when it was first published, "Tuck Everlasting" has become a much-loved, well-studied modern-day classic. This anniversary edition features an in-depth interview conducted by Betsy Hearne in which Babbitt takes a look at the book 25 years later. Doomed to--or blessed with--eternal life after drinking from a...   more
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    C D C? (Sunburst Book)

     By William Steig [Paperback 1986]
    Rs. 318 229 (28% OFF)    Buy This Item!
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 2-3 days Originally published in 1984 with black-and-white drawings, these classic word puzzles by the Caldecott Medalist are given new life in this full-color edition that includes an answer key for the first time. Illustrations. Consumable. To figure out William Steig's word puzzles you need merely read the letters, numbers, and symbols...   more
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    The Ruling Caste: Imperial Lives in the Victorian Raj

     By David Gilmour [Paperback 2007]
    Rs. 1,222 953 (22% OFF)    Buy This Item!
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days In this sparkling, provocative history of the English in South Asia during Queen Victoria's reign, Gilmour shows that between 1837 and 1901, fewer than 100,000 Britons at any one time managed an empire of 300 million people spread over the vast area that now includes India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Burma....   more
  • 5.  

    An Introduction to English Poetry

     By James Fenton [Paperback 2004]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days James Fenton's An Introduction to English Poetry offers a master class for both the reader and writer of poetry. Simply and elegantly written and discussing the work of poets as wide ranging as W. H. Auden, Dylan Thomas, Tennyson, Kipling, Milton and Blake, it covers all varieties of poetic practice...   more
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    The Curse: Confronting the Last Unmentionable Taboo: Menstruation

     By Karen Houppert [Paperback 2000]
    Rs. 1,350 1,053 (22% OFF)    Buy This Item!
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days A provocative look at the way our culture dealswith menstruation. The Curse examines the culture of concealment that surrounds menstruation and the devastating impact such secrecy has on women's physical and psychological health. Karen Houppert combines reporting on the potential safety problems of sanitary products--such as dioxin-laced tampons--with an analysis...   more
    Other Editions: Paperback 1999
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    Positively Fifth Street

     By James Mc Manus [Paperback 2004]
    Rs. 1,029 782 (24% OFF)    Buy This Item!
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days Sent to Las Vegas by "Harper's" to cover the World Series of Poker in 2000, the award-winning novelist offers a deliciously suspenseful account of the tournament and the murder of tournament host Ted Binion, done in by a stripper and her boyfriend. In the spring of 2000," Harper's Magazine" sent...   more
  • 8.  

    Majoring in the rest of your life: Career secrets for college students

     By Carol Carter [Paperback 1990]
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    Available. This practical guide to getting from the first semester of college to a first job teaches students not only how to explore career options, but how to broaden their horizons and build skills necessary for success in college and beyond. Carter explains how to network, write a perfect resume, prepare...   more
  • 9.  

    Required Reading: Why Our American Classics Matter Now

     By Andrew Delbanco [Paperback 1997]
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    Available. In an age of uncertainty over what constitutes our common heritage, Andrew Delbanco reconsiders our greatest writers and how they enlarged our sense of American possibilities and the expressive range of our language. In superb chapters on Melville, Thoreau, Wharton, Richard Wright, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Lincoln, and others, he shows...   more
    Other Editions: Paperback 1998 Hardcover 1997
  • 10.  

    Torch in My Ear

     By Elias Canetti [Paperback 2009]
    Rs. 1,865 1,454 (22% OFF)    Buy This Item!
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    Other Editions: Paperback 2011 Paperback 1983
  • 11.  

    Coming Into the Country

     By John Mc Phee [Paperback 1991]
    Rs. 1,157 880 (24% OFF)    Buy This Item!
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days Coming into the Country is an unforgettable account of Alaska and Alaskans. It is a rich tapestry of vivid characters, observed landscapes, and descriptive narrative, in three principal segments that deal, respectively, with a total wilderness, with urban Alaska, and with life in the remoteness of the bush. Readers of...   more
  • 12.  

    Control of Nature

     By John Mc Phee [Paperback 1990]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days While John McPhee was working on his previous book, Rising from the Plains , he happened to walk by the engineering building at the University of Wyoming, where words etched in limestone said: "Strive on--the control of Nature is won, not given." In the morning sunlight, that central phrase--"the control...   more
    Other Editions: Hardcover 2000 Hardbound 1989
  • 13.  

    After Jihad: America and the Struggle for Islamic Democracy

     By Noah Feldman [Paperback 2004]
    Rs. 1,222 928 (24% OFF)    Buy This Item!
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days A brave and timely examination of America's great dilemma in the Muslim world Published just as the United States went to war in Iraq, "After Jihad "put Noah Feldman "into the center of an unruly brawl now raging in policy circles over what to do with the Arab world" ("The...   more
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    Birds Of Heaven

     By Peter Matthiessen Robert [Paperback 2001]
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    Available. Sacred to many cultures and considered a bellwether by environmentalists, cranes have an important place in this world, here a leading naturalist and writer travels the globe in search of this prized--and vanishing--bird. illustrations. A leading naturalist and writer travels the globe in search of a prized-and vanishing-bird Cranes are...   more
    Other Editions: Hardcover 2001
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    The Great Fire

     By Shirley Hazzard [Paperback 2004]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days A finalist for the National Book Award, this is an extraordinary love story set in the immediate aftermath of World War II. A man and woman seek to recover self-reliance, balance, and tenderness, and struggle to reclaim their humanity. More than twenty years after the classic" The Transit of Venus,"...   more
  • 16.  

    Robert Lowell Collected Poems

     By Robert Lowell , David Gewanter , Frank Bidart [Paperback 2007]
    Rs. 1,929 1,466 (24% OFF)    Buy This Item!
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days For the first time, the collected poems of America's preeminent postwar poet Edmund Wilson wrote of Robert Lowell that he was the "only recent American poet--if you don't count Eliot--who writes successfully in the language and cadence and rhyme of the resounding English tradition." Frank Bidart and David Gewanter have...   more
    Other Editions: Hardbound 2003
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    Selected Poems

     By James Fenton [Paperback 2006]
    Rs. 541 476 (12% OFF)
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    "Listen to what they did." "Don't listen to what they said." "What was written in blood" "Has been set up in lead." --from "Blood and Lead" The leading poet of his generation, James Fenton has over the course of his career built a body of work breathtaking in its range...   more
    Other Editions: Paperback 2006 Paperback 2012
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    A Man in Full

     By Tom Wolfe [Paperback 2001]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days Atlanta conglomerate king, Charles Croker, has expansionist ambitions and an outsize ego. He also has a young and demanding second wife and a half-empty office tower running up debts. When a football star from Atlanta's grimmest slum is accused of rape, the city's racial balance is shattered. TOM WOLFE -...   more
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    The End of the Poem: Oxford Lectures

     By Paul Muldoon [Paperback 2007]
    Rs. 1,736 1,319 (24% OFF)    Buy This Item!
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days In The End of the Poem , Paul Muldoon, -the most significant English-language poet born since the Second World War- ( The Times Literary Supplement ), presents engaging, rigorous, and insightful explorations of a diverse group of poems, from Yeats-s -All Souls- Night- to Stevie Smith-s -I Remember- to Fernando...   more
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    Annie John

     By Jamaica Kincaid [Paperback 1997]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days Annie John is growing up on the magical island of Antigua. It should be a sojourn in paradise for her but adolescence takes the brilliant, headstrong girl into open rebellions and secret discoveries, and finally to a crisis of emotions that wrenches her away from her island home. "Annie John...   more
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