7900 High School Rd, Elkins Park, PA
Hotel Cuba

Hotel Cuba

This compelling novel traces the immigrant experience of sisters Pearl and Frieda Kahn who flee Russia in the early 20th century with the hope of landing in America  But they are turned away at Ellis Island and find their way to Cuba where they struggle to adjust to a...

Back to School Supplies Drive!

All of the shops on High School Rd are collecting school supplies all week this week (8/13/23). Drop off your donations in the boxes located in the stores and food establishments in the hamlet. Supplies needed include: Ballpoint Pens No. 2 Pencils Folders Crayons...
Ways to Disappear by Idra Novey

Ways to Disappear by Idra Novey

In writing about a character who is an author of magic realist fiction, author Idra Novey creates her own whimsical and enchanting brand of magic realism. In writing about her protagonist, the translator Emma, she shows us the perils and challenges of a life lived in translation, when, possibly, what one truly longs for is the real thing. Ways to Disappear has the playfulness of a seek and find, acute insight into psychological motivation, and a respect for the weightiness of fiction.

Eternal Life by Dara Horn

February 20 & 23, 2018

Rachel is a woman with a problem: she can’t die. Her recent troubles―widowhood, a failing business, an unemployed middle-aged son―are only the latest in a litany spanning dozens of countries, scores of marriages, and hundreds of children.

Only Killers and Thieves by Paul Howarth

March 20 & 23, 2018

Two brothers are exposed to the brutal realities of life and the seductive cruelty of power in this riveting debut novel—a story of savagery and race, injustice and honor, set in the untamed frontier of 1880s Australia—reminiscent of Philipp Meyer’s The Son and the novels of Cormac McCarthy. An epic tale of revenge and survival…

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