Results for General Fiction + Immigrants & Expatriates, set in NY State

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  • The Boat Rocker
    Ha Jin
    Hardcover: 10/25/2016
    From the universally admired, award-winning author of Waiting and War Trash: an urgent, timely novel that ...
  • The Hours Count
    Jillian Cantor
    Paperback: 08/30/2016
    A spellbinding historical novel about a woman who befriends Ethel and Julius Rosenberg, and is drawn into ...
  • The Sunken Cathedral
    Kate Walbert
    Paperback: 03/29/2016
    A deeply moving novel that follows a cast of characters as they negotiate one of Manhattan's swiftly ...
  • 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 ...
  • A Brief History of Seven Killings
    Marlon Jones
    Paperback: 09/08/2015
    Winner of the 2015 Man Booker Prize. Brilliantly inventive and stunningly ambitious, this novel is a revealing...
  • The Ice Cream Queen of Orchard Street
    Susan J. Gilman
    Paperback: 07/07/2015
    In 1913, little Malka Treynovsky flees Russia with her family. Bedazzled by tales of gold and movie stardom, ...
  • Dissident Gardens: A Novel
    Jonathan Lethem
    Paperback: 06/03/2014
    A dazzling novel from one of our finest writers—an epic yet intimate family saga about three generations ...

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