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  • The Secrets of Mary Bowser
    Lois Leveen
    Paperback: 05/15/2012
     
    With the rich detail of Cold Mountain, the strong female bonds of The Help, and the untold history of The ...
  • Private Life
    Jane Smiley
    Paperback: 06/14/2011
     
    A riveting new novel from the Pulitzer Prize–winner that traverses the intimate landscape of one woman&#...
  • Pearl of China : A Novel
    Anchee Min
    Paperback: 03/29/2011
     
    From the bestselling author of Red Azalea and Empress Orchid comes the powerful story of the friendship of a ...
  • The Observations
    Jane Harris
    Paperback: 07/31/2007
     
    A powerful story of secrets and suspicions, hidden histories and mysterious disappearances set in Victorian ...

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