|Publication Date||Edition||Publisher||Physical Description||Language||Availability|
|2016.||First edition.||Little, Brown and Company||356 pages ; 25 cm||English|| |
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From the acclaimed author of Imagine Me Gone and the Pulitzer Prize finalist You Are Not A Stranger Here, a stunning, masterful portrait of our modern gilded age.
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Walter R. Brooks' Ed Has His Mind Improved
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How Ed-a talking horse-became a voracious reader of adventure tales and hardboiled...