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  • Paperback: 339 pages
  • Publisher: Riverhead Books; Reprint edition (September 2, 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1594483299
  • ISBN-13: 978-1594483295
  • Product Dimensions: 5.1 x 1 x 8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.4 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars 1,527 customer reviews
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