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  • Among the Ten Thousand Things: A Novel
    Julia Pierpont
    Paperback: 06/14/2016
     
    A dazzling first novel, a portrait of an American family on the cusp of irrevocable change, and a startlingly ...
  • Academy Street
    Mary Costello
    Paperback: 04/05/2016
     
    A vibrant, intimate, hypnotic portrait of one woman's life, from an important new writer.
  • We Are Not Ourselves
    Matthew Thomas
    Paperback: 06/02/2015
     
    Epic in scope, heroic in character, and masterful in prose, We Are Not Ourselves is a multigenerational ...
  • The Lullaby of Polish Girls
    Dagmara Dominczyk
    Paperback: 02/25/2014
     
    A vibrant, engaging debut novel that follows the friendship of three women from their youthful days in Poland ...
  • The Unchangeable Spots of Leopards
    Kristopher Jansma
    Paperback: 02/25/2014
     
    An inventive and witty debut about a young man's quest to become a writer and the misadventures in life and ...
  • Tell the Wolves I'm Home: A Novel
    Carol Rifka Brunt
    Paperback: 06/04/2013
     
    In this striking literary debut, Carol Rifka Brunt unfolds a moving story of love, grief, and renewal as two ...
  • The Submission: A Novel
    Amy Waldman
    Paperback: 03/27/2012
     
    Ten years after 9/11, a dazzling, kaleidoscopic novel reimagines its aftermath and wonders what would happen ...

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