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  • We Need New Names : A Novel
    NoViolet Bulawayo
    Paperback: 05/20/2014
     
    Darling is only 10 years old, and yet she must navigate a fragile and violent world. But Darling has a chance ...
  • If You Find Me
    Emily Murdoch
    Paperback: 04/08/2014
     
    There are some things you can't leave behind…
  • Ordinary Grace
    William Kent Krueger
    Paperback: 03/04/2014
     
    Told from Frank's perspective forty years after that fateful summer, Ordinary Grace is a brilliantly moving ...
  • The Lullaby of Polish Girls
    Dagmara Dominczyk
    Paperback: 02/25/2014
     
    A vibrant, engaging debut novel that follows the friendship of three women from their youthful days in Poland ...
  • Amity & Sorrow
    Peggy Riley
    Paperback: 02/04/2014
     
    Amity & Sorrow is a story about God, sex, and farming. It's an unforgettable journey into the horrors a true ...
  • The Collective : A Novel
    Don Lee
    Paperback: 07/08/2013
     
    A sparkling bildungsroman about friendship and betrayal, art and race.
  • The Chaperone
    Laura Moriarty
    Paperback: 06/04/2013
     
    A captivating novel about the woman who chaperoned an irreverent Louise Brooks to New York City in 1922, and ...

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