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  • The Invisible Life of Ivan Isaenko Jacket
    The Invisible Life of Ivan Isaenko:
    A Novel
    by Scott Stambach

    St. Martin's Press
    Publishes: 08/09/2016
    Genre: Novels
    336 pages

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    About this Book
    "Ivan Isaenko is a beautiful, heartbreaking, and hilarious novel whose closest literary relative might be One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest...will appeal to any reader with a beating heart - a true gem." – Nickolas Butler, author of Shotgun Lovesongs

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  • Les Parisiennes Jacket
    Les Parisiennes:
    How the Women of Paris Lived, Loved, and Died Under Nazi Occupation
    by Anne Sebba

    St. Martin's Press
    Publishes: 10/18/2016
    Genre: History, Science & Current Affairs
    448 pages

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  • The Next Jacket
    The Next
    by Stephanie Gangi

    St. Martin's Press
    Publishes: 10/18/2016
    Genre: Novels
    320 pages

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    Is there a right way to die? If so, Joanna DeAngelis has it all wrong. She's consumed by betrayal, spending her numbered days cyberstalking Ned McGowan, much younger ex, and watching him thrive in the spotlight with someone new, while she wastes away. She's every woman scorned, fantasizing about revenge … except she's out of time.

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