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  • Children of the Jacaranda Tree
    Sahar Delijani
    Paperback: 06/17/2014
     
    A stunning debut novel set in post-Revolutionary Iran that gives voice to the men, women, and children who won...
  • I Am Pilgrim : A Thriller
    Terry Hayes
    Hardcover: 05/27/2014
     
    This astonishing debut espionage thriller depicts the collision course between two geniuses, one a tortured ...
  • Redeployment
    Phil Klay
    Hardcover: 03/04/2014
     
    Redeployment takes readers to the frontlines of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, asking us to understand what...
  • A Constellation of Vital Phenomena
    Anthony Marra
    Paperback: 02/04/2014
     
    A brilliant debut novel that brings to life an abandoned hospital where a tough-minded doctor decides to ...
  • Homesick
    Roshi Fernando
    Paperback: 07/02/2013
     
    A stunning debut novel about an extended Sri Lankan family - a kaleidoscopic view of contemporary immigrant ...
  • The Yellow Birds : A Novel
    Kevin Powers
    Paperback: 04/30/2013
     
    With profound emotional insight, especially into the effects of a hidden war on mothers and families at home, ...
  • Forgotten Country
    Catherine Chung
    Paperback: 03/05/2013
     
    Weaving Korean folklore within a modern narrative of immigration and identity, Forgotten Country is a fierce ...

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