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  • The Dictionary of Lost Words
    Pip Williams
    Paperback: 05/03/2022
     
    In this remarkable debut based on actual events, as a team of male scholars compiles the first Oxford English ...
  • The Sweetness of Water
    Nathan Harris
    Paperback: 05/02/2022
     
    A profound debut about the unlikely bond between two freedmen who are brothers and the Georgia farmer whose ...
  • Theatre Of Marvels: A Novel
    Lianne Dillsworth
    Hardcover: 04/12/2022
     
    Set amid the bustle of Victorian London, an irresistible story of an ambitious young Black actress, an orphan ...
  • Four Treasures of the Sky: A Novel
    Jenny Tinghui Zhang
    Hardcover: 04/05/2022
     
    A propulsive and dazzling debut novel set against the backdrop of the Chinese Exclusion Act, about a Chinese ...
  • Libertie
    Kaitlyn Greenidge
    Paperback: 03/15/2022
     
    Set in the Reconstruction era, this unforgettable story explores one young Black woman's attempt to find a ...
  • Booth
    Karen Joy Fowler
    Hardcover: 03/08/2022
     
    From the Man Booker finalist and bestselling author of We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves comes an epic ...
  • Black Cloud Rising
    David Wright Falade
    Hardcover: 02/22/2022
     
    Already excerpted in the New Yorker, Black Cloud Rising is a compelling and important historical novel that ...

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