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  • All the Light We Cannot See
    Anthony Doerr
    Hardcover: 05/06/2014
     
    A stunningly ambitious and beautiful novel about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in ...
  • 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 ...
  • Homesick
    Roshi Fernando
    Paperback: 07/02/2013
     
    A stunning debut novel about an extended Sri Lankan family - a kaleidoscopic view of contemporary immigrant ...
  • The Society of Others
    William Nicholson
    Paperback: 01/03/2006
     
    Written with the pace and thrust of a thriller, this is a stunning intellectual adventure, a moral fable ...
  • Strange But True
    John Searles
    Paperback: 06/13/2005
     
    Beautifully written and charged with a sublime wit, the novel brings to vibrant life a cast of characters that...
  • The Kite Runner
    Khaled Hosseini
    Paperback: 04/27/2004
     
    An epic tale of fathers and sons, of friendship and betrayal, that takes us from Afghanistan in the final days...
  • The Lake of Dead Languages
    Carol Goodman
    Paperback: 01/01/2003
     
    An eloquent thriller, an intricate balance of suspense and fine storytelling that proves Carol Goodman is a ...

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