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  • The Twelve-Mile Straight: A Novel
    Eleanor Henderson
    Paperback: 09/18/2018
     
    From New York Times bestselling author Eleanor Henderson, an audacious American epic set in rural Georgia ...
  • Clock Dance: A Novel
    Anne Tyler
    Hardcover: 07/10/2018
     
    A delightful novel of one woman's transformative journey, from the best-selling and Pulitzer Prize-winning ...
  • The Rules of Magic
    Alice Hoffman
    Paperback: 06/26/2018
     
    An instant New York Times bestseller and Reese Witherspoon Book Club pick from beloved author Alice Hoffman&#...
  • The Lost for Words Bookshop
    Stephanie Butland
    Hardcover: 06/19/2018
     
    The Lost for Words Bookshop by Stephanie Butland is a compelling, irresistible, and heart-rending novel, ...
  • Treeborne
    Caleb Johnson
    Hardcover: 06/05/2018
     
    Treeborne is a celebration and a reminder: of how the past gets mixed up in thoughts of the future; of how ...
  • Piecing Me Together
    Renee Watson
    Paperback: 06/05/2018
     
    A timely and powerful story about a teen girl striving for success in a world that too often feels like it ...
  • That Kind of Mother
    Rumaan Alam
    Hardcover: 05/08/2018
     
    From the celebrated author of Rich and Pretty, a novel about the families we fight to build and those we fight...

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