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  • 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 ...
  • Anything Is Possible
    Elizabeth Strout
    Hardcover: 04/25/2017
     
    An unforgettable cast of small-town characters copes with love and loss in this new work of fiction by #1 ...
  • The One-in-a-Million Boy
    Monica Wood
    Hardcover: 04/08/2017
     
    The incandescent story of a 104-year-old woman and the sweet, strange young boy assigned to help her around ...
  • The Dark Flood Rises
    Margaret Drabble
    Hardcover: 02/14/2017
     
    A magnificently mordant reckoning with mortality by the great British novelist.
  • The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper
    Phaedra Patrick
    Paperback: 01/31/2017
     
    In this poignant and sparkling debut, a lovable widower embarks on a life-changing adventure
  • Everybody's Fool
    Richard Russo
    Paperback: 01/24/2017
     
    Richard Russo, at the very top of his game, now returns to North Bath, in upstate New York, and the characters...
  • In the Country of the Blind
    Edward Hoagland
    Hardcover: 11/01/2016
     
    Sixty years after the publication of his first novel, Cat Man, Edward Hogland is publishing his twenty-fifth ...

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