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DANCES WITH WOLVES

by Michael Blake

Set in 1863, the novel follows Lieutenant John Dunbar on a journey to the far reaches of the American frontier, a frontier he wants to see "before it is gone". His posting to a desolate and deserted outpost is the point of contact with the lords of the southern plains... the indigenous people known as the Comanche.

THE LAST OF THE WINNEBAGOS

by Connie Willis

This award winning story takes place in a near future in which a plague has killed all the dogs. Following this disaster, the Humane Society has been granted extraordinary police powers to protect the remaining animals and to punish anyone who, even accidentally, harms an animal.

THANK YOU FOR HAVING ME
Short Stories for English Language Learners
by Lorrie Moore

A farmer is playing music at his ex-wife’s wedding, singing songs like, “I Want You Back,” and “I Will Always Love You.” Except he doesn't seem to want her back. He's smiling and nodding at everyone and seems happy to be part of this send-off.


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