The Atria Summer 2012 Beach-Read Bag: Escape the Heat with Excerpts from Cool Reads [NOOK Book]

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Overview

The Atria Summer Beach-Read Bag: a free collection of 11 excerpts from novels by some of our favorite writers.

There’s nothing that goes better with beach season than a delicious novel. With that in mind, we present The Atria Summer Beach-Read Bag: a free collection of 11 excerpts from novels by some of our favorite writers. Selections include:

Swim by Jennifer Weiner

Then Came You
by Jennifer Weiner

The Map of Time
by Félix J. Palma

Between You and Me
by Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus

The Winters in Bloom
by Lisa Tucker

The Island House
by Posie Graeme-Evans

Triangles
by Ellen Hopkins

The Time in Between
by María Dueñas

The Lost Angel
by Javier Sierra

Devil’s Wake
by Tananarive Due and Steven Barnes

Ten Girls to Watch
by Charity Shumway

No matter whether you’re on a plane traveling to your getaway destination or on your couch planted firmly in front of the air conditioner, we’ve got a great story guaranteed to whisk you away on a reading vacation.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781476700045
  • Publisher: Atria Books
  • Publication date: 7/3/2012
  • Sold by: SIMON & SCHUSTER
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 320
  • Sales rank: 25,408
  • File size: 16 MB
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Meet the Author

Jennifer Weiner
Jennifer Weiner is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of eleven books, which have spent a combined five years on the bestseller list, with over 15 million copies in print in thirty-six countries. Her iconic debut Good in Bed is now in its fifty-ninth printing. In Her Shoes was turned into a major motion picture starring Cameron Diaz, Toni Collette, and Shirley MacLaine. Her newest novel, All Fall Down, has become one of the best-reviewed novels of the year, hailed as “compulsively readable” by The New York Times Book Review. A graduate of Princeton University, she lives with her family in Philadelphia. Visit her online at JenniferWeiner.com.
Félix J. Palma (Sanlúcar de Barrameda, 1968) has been unanimously acclaimed by critics as one of the most brilliant and original storytellers of our time. His devotion to the short story genre has earned him more than a hundred awards. The Map of Time was his first book to be published in the United States. It received the 2008 Ateneo de Sevila XL Prize and was published in more than thirty countries. He is also the author of the New York Times bestseller The Map of the Sky.
Lisa Tucker is the bestselling author of The Promised World, The Cure for Modern Life, Once Upon a Day, Shout Down the Moon and The Song Reader. Her short work has appeared in Seventeen, Pages and The Oxford American. She lives in Pennsylvania with her family.
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    1. Hometown:
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    1. Date of Birth:
      March 28, 1970
    2. Place of Birth:
      De Ridder, Louisiana
    1. Education:
      B.A., Princeton University, 1991
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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 7, 2012

    Read the first story, but....

    But it ended before anything was resolved with an offer to buy a fuller version of the next book. The writing was engaging but I felt a bit used and let down. The book has multiple stories and I fear they're all teasers. Maybe one day I'll come back to it, give it a second chance... in the mean time, I would rather read a complete story.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 22, 2013

    Good variety!

    Very nice choices, should suit all tastes.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 15, 2013

    Army Girl

    That's why it's called an "excerpt"

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 25, 2014

    Excerpts only

    Sorry did not even start reading such short stories only to have to buy the full title.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 20, 2014

    Fluffy.

    Furry. Smells like bacon.

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