Results for General Fiction + Speculative (Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Alt. History), set in USA

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  • How to Be Safe
    Tom McAllister
    Hardcover: 04/03/2018
     
    We Need to Talk about Kevin meets Dept. of Speculation in a novel about one woman's furious grappling with the...
  • American Histories
    John E. Wideman
    Hardcover: 03/20/2018
     
    With characters ranging from everyday Americans to Jean-Michel Basquiat to Nat Turner, American Histories is a...
  • Lincoln in the Bardo
    George Saunders
    Paperback: 02/06/2018
     
    In his long-awaited first novel, American master George Saunders delivers his most original, transcendent, and...
  • Future Home of the Living God
    Louise Erdrich
    Hardcover: 11/14/2017
     
    A startling portrait of a young woman fighting for her life and her unborn child against oppressive forces ...
  • Five-Carat Soul
    James McBride
    Hardcover: 09/26/2017
     
    Exciting new fiction from James McBride, the first since his National Book Award–winning novel The Good ...
  • Underground Airlines
    Ben H. Winters
    Paperback: 07/18/2017
     
    It is the present-day, and the world is as we know it: smartphones, social networking and Happy Meals. Save ...
  • Speak
    Louisa Hall
    Paperback: 05/03/2016
     
    A thoughtful, poignant novel that explores the creation of Artificial Intelligence - illuminating the very ...

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