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  • FICTION

    THE REVISIONERS

    NOV. 5, 2019

FICTION

THE REVISIONERS

by Margaret Wilkerson Sexton

At the intriguing crossroads of the seen and the unseen lies a weave among five generations of women. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    A GOOD NEIGHBORHOOD

    FEB. 4, 2020

FICTION

A GOOD NEIGHBORHOOD

by Therese Anne Fowler

Traversing topics of love, race, and class, this emotionally complex novel speaks to—and may reverberate beyond—our troubled... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    TRUST EXERCISE

    APRIL 2, 2019

  • FICTION

    GET A LIFE, CHLOE BROWN

    NOV. 5, 2019

ROMANCE

GET A LIFE, CHLOE BROWN

by Talia Hibbert

A revelation. Hilarious, heartfelt, and hot. Hibbert is a major talent. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    OLIVE, AGAIN

    OCT. 15, 2019

FICTION

OLIVE, AGAIN

by Elizabeth Strout

Beautifully written and alive with compassion, at times almost unbearably poignant. A thrilling book in every way. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    WHY WE CAN'T SLEEP

    JAN. 7, 2020

CURRENT EVENTS & SOCIAL ISSUES

WHY WE CAN'T SLEEP

by Ada Calhoun

An occasionally amusing and insightful but scattershot exploration of midlife woes. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    THE GREAT PRETENDER

    NOV. 5, 2019

NONFICTION

THE GREAT PRETENDER

by Susannah Cahalan

A well-told story fraught with both mystery and real-life aftershocks that set the psychiatric community on its ear. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    MAYBE YOU SHOULD TALK TO SOMEONE

    APRIL 2, 2019

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

MAYBE YOU SHOULD TALK TO SOMEONE

by Lori Gottlieb

Saturated with self-awareness and compassion, this is an irresistibly addictive tour of the human condition. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    GOOD TALK

    MARCH 26, 2019

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

GOOD TALK

by Mira Jacob illustrated by Mira Jacob

The visual echoes between past and present make this extraordinary memoir about difficult conversations all the more... Full review >

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  • TEEN

    LAURA DEAN KEEPS BREAKING UP WITH ME

    MAY 7, 2019

GRAPHIC NOVELS & COMICS

LAURA DEAN KEEPS BREAKING UP WITH ME

by Mariko Tamaki ; illustrated by Rosemary Valero-O'Connell

A triumphant queer coming-of-age story that will make your heart ache and soar. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    FRANKLY IN LOVE

    SEPT. 10, 2019

TEEN

FRANKLY IN LOVE

by David Yoon

A deeply moving account of love in its many forms. Full review >

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