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  • Quiet Neighbors
    Catriona McPherson
    Paperback: 04/08/2018
     
    It's the oldest bookshop in a town full of bookshops; rambling and disordered, full of treasures if you look ...
  • The Dark Flood Rises
    Margaret Drabble
    Paperback: 02/13/2018
     
    A magnificently mordant reckoning with mortality by the great British novelist.
  • Winter: A Novel (Seasonal Quartet)
    Ali Smith
    Hardcover: 01/09/2018
     
    Smith's shapeshifting novel casts a warm, wise, merry and uncompromising eye over a post-truth era in a story ...
  • Seven Days of Us: A Novel
    Francesca Hornak
    Hardcover: 10/17/2017
     
    A warm, wry, sharply observed debut novel about what happens when a family is forced to spend a week together ...
  • Solar Bones
    Mike McCormack
    Hardcover: 09/19/2017
     
    Solar Bones is a masterwork that builds its own style and language one broken line at a time; the result is a ...
  • This Must Be the Place: A novel
    Maggie O'Farrell
    Paperback: 05/16/2017
     
    A dazzling novel from bestselling writer Maggie O'Farrell, winner of the Costa Novel Award—an ...
  • The Seed Collectors
    Scarlett Thomas
    Paperback: 04/25/2017
     
    The Seed Collectors is a tale of inheritance, enlightenment, life, death, desire and family trees by a ...

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