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  • Weathering
    Lucy Wood
    Paperback: 03/14/2017
     
    A dreamlike tale tale that explores big topics - belonging, mortality, love - though the lives of three women ...
  • Edgar and Lucy
    Victor Lodato
    Hardcover: 03/07/2017
     
    A new literary novel from Weissberg Award winning playwright and PEN USA Award for Fiction winning writer ...
  • 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 ...
  • The Year of the Runaways: A novel
    Sunjeev Sahota
    Paperback: 02/21/2017
     
    From one of Granta's Best of Young British Novelists and Man Booker Prize nominee Sunjeev Sahota—a ...
  • The Dark Flood Rises
    Margaret Drabble
    Hardcover: 02/14/2017
     
    A magnificently mordant reckoning with mortality by the great British novelist.
  • Piecing Me Together
    Renee Watson
    Hardcover: 02/14/2017
     
    A timely and powerful story about a teen girl striving for success in a world that too often feels like it ...
  • Ghachar Ghochar
    Vivek Shanbhag
    Paperback: 02/07/2017
     
    For readers of Akhil Sharma, Mohsin Hamid, and Teju Cole, a haunting, masterly novel about a family splintered...

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