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  • History of Wolves
    Emily Fridlund
    Hardcover: 01/03/2017
     
    Winner of the McGinnis-Ritchie award for its first chapter, Emily Fridlund's propulsive and gorgeously written...
  • Lila
    Marilynne Robinson
    Paperback: 10/06/2015
     
    Marilynne Robinson, one of the greatest novelists of our time, returns to the town of Gilead in an ...
  • Her Last Breath: A Kate Burkholder Novel
    Linda Castillo
    Paperback: 07/08/2014
     
    An extraordinarily beautiful Amish woman, a dangerous femme fatale, is the central figure in a story that ...
  • Woke Up Lonely
    Fiona Maazel
    Paperback: 04/01/2014
     
    Woke Up Lonely is an original and deeply funny novel that explores our very human impulse to seek and repel ...
  • The Shelter Cycle
    Peter Rock
    Paperback: 04/01/2014
     
    An American original, Peter Rock brings our strangest beliefs to vivid and sympathetic life in this haunting ...
  • Ordinary Grace
    William Kent Krueger
    Paperback: 03/04/2014
     
    Told from Frank's perspective forty years after that fateful summer, Ordinary Grace is a brilliantly moving ...
  • Amity & Sorrow
    Peggy Riley
    Paperback: 02/04/2014
     
    Amity & Sorrow is a story about God, sex, and farming. It's an unforgettable journey into the horrors a true ...

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