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  • Bowlaway
    Elizabeth McCracken
    Hardcover: 02/05/2019
     
    A sweeping and enchanting new novel from the widely beloved, award-winning author Elizabeth McCracken about ...
  • Winter Sisters
    Robin Oliveira
    Paperback: 02/05/2019
     
    From the New York Times bestselling author of My Name Is Mary Sutter comes a rich and compelling historical ...
  • The Girls in the Picture
    Melanie Benjamin
    Paperback: 01/22/2019
     
    From the New York Times bestselling author of The Swans of Fifth Avenue and The Aviator's Wife, a fascinating ...
  • The Paragon Hotel
    Lyndsay Faye
    Hardcover: 01/08/2019
     
    The new and exciting historical thriller by Lyndsay Faye, which follows Alice "Nobody" from Prohibition-era ...
  • White Houses
    Amy Bloom
    Paperback: 10/30/2018
     
    The unexpected and forbidden affair between Eleanor Roosevelt and Lorena Hickok unfolds in a triumph of ...
  • Little: A Novel
    Edward Carey
    Hardcover: 10/23/2018
     
    The wry, macabre, unforgettable tale of an ambitious orphan in Revolutionary Paris, befriended by royalty and ...
  • A Well-Behaved Woman: A Novel of the Vanderbilts
    Therese Anne Fowler
    Hardcover: 10/16/2018
     
    The riveting novel of iron-willed Alva Vanderbilt and her illustrious family as they rule Gilded-Age New York,...

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