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  • Improvement: A Novel
    Joan Silber
    Paperback: 08/14/2018
     
    One of our most gifted writers of fiction returns with a bold and piercing novel about a young single mother ...
  • Emma in the Night
    Wendy Walker
    Paperback: 08/07/2018
     
    A searing psychological thriller.
  • The Blind: A Chilling Psychological Suspense
    A.F. Brady
    Paperback: 07/31/2018
     
    A razor-sharp debut about a woman who goes so far off the deep end, she might never make it back up…
  • America for Beginners
    Leah Franqui
    Hardcover: 07/24/2018
     
    Recalling contemporary classics such as Americanah, Behold the Dreamers, and The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar ...
  • The Wrong Heaven
    Amy Bonnafons
    Hardcover: 07/17/2018
     
    For fans of George Saunders and Karen Russell, an "amazing, wildly inventive" collection of stories that ...
  • George and Lizzie
    Nancy Pearl
    Paperback: 07/17/2018
     
    From "America's librarian" and NPR books commentator Nancy Pearl comes an emotionally riveting debut novel ...
  • Clock Dance: A Novel
    Anne Tyler
    Hardcover: 07/10/2018
     
    A delightful novel of one woman's transformative journey, from the best-selling and Pulitzer Prize-winning ...

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