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  • The Girl Before Jacket
    The Girl Before:
    A Novel
    by JP Delaney

    Ballantine Books
    Publishes: 01/24/2017
    Genre: Thrillers
    352 pages

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    About this Book
    In the tradition of The Girl on the Train, The Silent Wife, and Gone Girl comes an enthralling psychological thriller that spins one woman's seemingly good fortune, and another woman's mysterious fate, through a kaleidoscope of duplicity, death, and deception.

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  • Edgar and Lucy Jacket
    Edgar and Lucy:
    A Novel
    by Victor Lodato

    St. Martin's Press
    Publishes: 03/07/2017
    Genre: Novels
    544 pages

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    About this Book
    A new literary novel from and Weissberg Award winning playwright and PEN USA Award for Fiction winning writer Victor Lodato, Edgar and Lucy is a masterfully written story of a broken family struggling to stay together.

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  • Before the War Jacket
    Before the War
    by Fay Weldon

    St. Martin's Press
    Publishes: 03/14/2017
    Genre: Novels
    304 pages

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    About this Book
    1922. Vivien is twenty-four and a spinster. She wears fashionably droopy clothes, but she is plain and--almost worse--intelligent. At nearly six feet tall, she is known unkindly by her family as "the giantess."

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