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  • The Ice Cream Queen of Orchard Street
    Susan J. Gilman
    Hardcover: 06/10/2014
     
    In 1913, little Malka Treynovsky flees Russia with her family. Bedazzled by tales of gold and movie stardom, ...
  • Dissident Gardens : A Novel
    Jonathan Lethem
    Paperback: 06/03/2014
     
    A dazzling novel from one of our finest writers—an epic yet intimate family saga about three generations ...
  • The Interestings
    Meg Wolitzer
    Paperback: 03/25/2014
     
    The Interestings explores the meaning of talent; the nature of envy; the roles of class, art, money, and power...
  • 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 ...
  • The Kept
    James Scott
    Hardcover: 01/07/2014
     
    A scorching portrait of guilt and lost innocence, atonement and retribution, resilience and sacrifice, ...
  • The Goldfinch : A Novel
    Donna Tartt
    Hardcover: 10/22/2013
     
    Composed with the skills of a master, The Goldfinch is a haunted odyssey through present-day America; a story ...
  • 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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