Results for General Fiction + Dealing with Loss + 1960s & '70s

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  • Cruel Beautiful World
    Caroline Leavitt
    Hardcover: 10/04/2016
    Set in the early 1970s against the specter of the Manson girls, when the peace and love movement begins to ...
  • Another Brooklyn: A Novel
    Jacqueline Woodson
    Hardcover: 08/09/2016
    The acclaimed New York Times bestselling and National Book Award–winning author of Brown Girl Dreaming ...
  • Dragonfish: A Novel
    Vu Tran
    Paperback: 08/02/2016
    A thrilling and cinematic work of sophisticated suspense and haunting lyricism, set in motion by characters ...
  • The Sympathizer
    Viet Thanh Nguyen
    Paperback: 04/12/2016
    Winner of 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. A startling debut novel featuring one of the most remarkable ...
  • Natchez Burning: A Penn Cage Novel
    Greg Iles
    Paperback: 08/04/2015
    Rich in Southern atmosphere and electrifying plot turns, Natchez Burning is tense and disturbing, the most ...
  • 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 ...
  • It's Fine By Me
    Per Petterson
    Paperback: 09/24/2013
    Sometimes tender, sometimes brutal, It's Fine By Me is a brilliant novel from the acclaimed author of Out ...

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