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  • The Wonder Garden
    Lauren Acampora
    Paperback: 02/09/2016
     
    Deliciously creepy and masterfully complex The Wonder Garden heralds the arrival of a phenomenal new talent in...
  • A Little Life
    Hanya Yanagihara
    Paperback: 01/26/2016
     
    Brace yourself for the most astonishing, challenging, upsetting, and profoundly moving book in many a season. ...
  • The Dogs of Littlefield
    Suzanne Berne
    Hardcover: 01/12/2016
     
    A comedy of manners that explores the unease behind the manicured lawns of suburban America from the Orange ...
  • Mr. Splitfoot
    Samantha Hunt
    Hardcover: 01/05/2016
     
    A contemporary gothic from an author in the company of Kelly Link and Aimee Bender, Mr. Splitfoot tracks two ...
  • Audacity
    Melanie Crowder
    Paperback: 01/05/2016
     
    The inspiring story of Clara Lemlich, whose fight for equal rights led to the largest strike by women in ...
  • This Angel on My Chest
    Leslie Pietrzyk
    Hardcover: 10/02/2015
     
    Winner of the 2015 Pitt Drue Heinz Literature Prize.
  • Honeydew: Stories
    Edith Pearlman
    Paperback: 09/22/2015
     
    A new story collection from the author of Binocular Vision, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award ...

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