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  • All the Little Hopes: A Novel
    Leah Weiss
    Paperback: 07/27/2021
     
    A Southern story of friendship forged by books and bees, when the timeless troubles of growing up meet the ...
  • Home After Dark
    David Small
    Paperback: 09/03/2019
     
    David Small's long-awaited graphic novel is a savage portrayal of male adolescence gone awry like no other ...
  • Mischling
    Affinity Konar
    Paperback: 05/30/2017
     
    "One of the most harrowing, powerful, and imaginative books of the year" (Anthony Doerr) about twin sisters ...
  • The Lion in the Lei Shop
    Kaye Starbird
    Paperback: 05/28/2013
     
    Spanning the tumultuous war years, The Lion in the Lei Shop deftly recaptures a dramatic chapter of American ...
  • Ragnarok: The End of the Gods
    A.S. Byatt
    Paperback: 03/26/2013
     
    War, natural disaster, reckless gods and the recognition of impermanence in the world are just some of the ...
  • The Dry Grass of August
    Anna Jean Mayhew
    Paperback: 04/01/2011
     
    In this beautifully written debut, Anna Jean Mayhew offers a riveting depiction of Southern life in the throes...
  • The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie
    Alan Bradley
    Paperback: 01/19/2010
     
    An enthralling mystery, a piercing depiction of class and society, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie is a...

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