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  • Call Me American: A Memoir
    Abdi Nor Iftin
    Hardcover: 06/19/2018
     
    The incredible true story of a boy living in war-torn Somalia who escapes to America--first by way of the ...
  • Salt Houses
    Hala Alyan
    Paperback: 06/05/2018
     
    From a dazzling new literary voice, a debut novel about a Palestinian family caught between present and past, ...
  • The Leavers
    Lisa Ko
    Paperback: 04/24/2018
     
    Finalist for the 2017 National Book Award for Fiction.

    Named a Best Book of 2017 by NPR, Entertainment ...
  • The Refugees
    Viet Thanh Nguyen
    Paperback: 01/02/2018
     
    Viet Thanh Nguyen's The Sympathizer was one of the most widely and highly praised novels of 2015. Nguyen's ...
  • Pachinko
    Min Jin Lee
    Paperback: 11/14/2017
     
    A new tour de force from the bestselling author of Free Food for Millionaires, for readers of The Kite Runner ...
  • The Fortunes
    Peter Ho Davies
    Paperback: 09/12/2017
     
    From the author of The Welsh Girl comes a groundbreaking, provocative new novel.
  • Imagine Me Gone
    Adam Haslett
    Paperback: 02/21/2017
     
    From a Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award finalist, a story of a family facing the ultimate question: how ...

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