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  • The Alaskan Laundry
    Brendan Jones
    Published 4/26/16

    Tara Marconi has made her way to "The Rock," a remote island in Alaska governed by the seasons and ...
  • The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper
    Phaedra Patrick
    Published 5/3/16

    Sixty-nine-year-old Arthur Pepper lives a simple life. He gets out of bed at precisely 7:30 a.m., ...
  • The Children
    Ann Leary
    Published 5/24/16

    Charlotte Maynard rarely leaves her mother's home, the sprawling Connecticut lake house that ...

Publishing Soon

  • The Fox Was Ever the Hunter
    Herta Muller
    Published 5/10/16

    Romania - the last months of the Ceausescu regime. Adina is a young schoolteacher. Paul is a ...
  • The California Wife
    Kristen Harnisch
    Published 5/10/16

    It is 1897, and Sara and Philippe Lemieux, newly married and full of hope for the future, are ...
  • The Loney
    Andrew Michael Hurley
    Published 5/10/16

    When the remains of a young child are discovered during a winter storm on a stretch of the bleak ...

Featured This Week

  • The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper
    Phaedra Patrick
    Published 5/3/16

    In this poignant and sparkling debut, a lovable widower embarks on a life-changing adventure
  • Speak
    Louisa Hall
    Published 5/3/16

    A thoughtful, poignant novel that explores the creation of Artificial Intelligence - illuminating ...
  • The Convictions of John Delahunt
    Andrew Hughes
    Published 5/3/16

    Based on true events that convulsed Victorian Ireland, The Convictions of John Delahunt is the ...

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New in Hardcover

  • The Atomic Weight of Love
    Elizabeth Church
    Published 5/3/16

    In the spirit of The Aviator's Wife and Loving Frank, this resonant debut spans the years from World...
  • Everyone Brave is Forgiven
    Chris Cleave
    Published 5/3/16

    From the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling Little Bee, a spellbinding novel about three ...
  • City of Secrets
    Stewart O'Nan
    Published 4/26/16

    From master storyteller Stewart O'Nan, a timely moral thriller of the Jewish underground resistance ...

New in Paperback

  • The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper
    Phaedra Patrick
    Published 5/3/16

    In this poignant and sparkling debut, a lovable widower embarks on a life-changing adventure
  • Speak
    Louisa Hall
    Published 5/3/16

    A thoughtful, poignant novel that explores the creation of Artificial Intelligence - illuminating ...
  • Girl Waits with Gun
    Amy Stewart
    Published 5/3/16

    An enthralling novel based on the forgotten true adventure of one of the nation's first female ...

Top Recommendations for Book Clubs

  • Tuesday Nights in 1980
    Molly Prentiss
    Published 4/5/16

    An intoxicating and transcendent debut novel that follows a critic, an artist, and their shared muse...
  • The Last Confession of Thomas Hawkins
    Antonia Hodgson
    Published 3/15/16

    In a new Georgian–era mystery by Antonia Hodgson, the follow-up to The Devil in the Marshalsea,...
  • The Miracle Girl
    Andrew Roe
    Published 3/1/16

    A multi-faceted, multi-voiced debut novel that is a personal and heartfelt-chronicling of a family ...

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