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  • City of Secrets
    Stewart O'Nan
    Hardcover: 04/26/2016
     
    From master storyteller Stewart O'Nan, a timely moral thriller of the Jewish underground resistance in ...
  • An Unrestored Woman
    Shobha Rao
    Hardcover: 03/15/2016
     
    The twelve paired stories in Shobha Rao's An Unrestored Woman trace their origins to the formation of India ...
  • The Strangler Vine
    Miranda J. Carter
    Paperback: 02/23/2016
     
    Set in the untamed wilds of nineteenth-century colonial India, a dazzling historical thriller introducing an ...
  • Audacity
    Melanie Crowder
    Paperback: 01/05/2016
     
    The inspiring story of Clara Lemlich, whose fight for equal rights led to the largest strike by women in ...
  • The Hours Count
    Jillian Cantor
    Hardcover: 10/20/2015
     
    A spellbinding historical novel about a woman who befriends Ethel and Julius Rosenberg, and is drawn into ...
  • The Bully of Order: A Novel
    Brian Hart
    Paperback: 09/15/2015
     
    Set in a logging town on the lawless Pacific coast of Washington State at the turn of the twentieth century, a...
  • A Brief History of Seven Killings
    Marlon Jones
    Paperback: 09/08/2015
     
    Winner of the 2015 Man Booker Prize. Brilliantly inventive and stunningly ambitious, this novel is a revealing...

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