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    WHAT WE LOSE

    JULY 11, 2017

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WHAT WE LOSE

by Zinzi Clemmons

A compelling exploration of race, migration, and womanhood in contemporary America. Full review >

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    THE LEAVERS

    MAY 2, 2017

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THE LEAVERS

by Lisa Ko

This timely novel depicts the heart- and spirit-breaking difficulties faced by illegal immigrants with meticulous... Full review >

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    GINNY MOON

    MAY 2, 2017

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GINNY MOON

by Benjamin Ludwig

By turns heartwarming and heartbreaking, Ginny’s quest for a safe home leads her to discover her own strong voice. Full review >

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    THE LAST COWBOYS OF SAN GERONIMO

    JULY 4, 2017

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THE LAST COWBOYS OF SAN GERONIMO

by Ian Stansel

A stirring narrative of hostility, pursuit, and the desire for vengeance. Full review >

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    LIVE FROM CAIRO

    JULY 11, 2017

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LIVE FROM CAIRO

by Ian Bassingthwaighte

The ironies of bureaucracy and wartime, à la Catch-22, meet the ironies of love and sacrifice, à la The Necklace, profoundly... Full review >

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    THE GRAYBAR HOTEL

    JULY 4, 2017

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THE GRAYBAR HOTEL

by Curtis Dawkins

A well-turned and surprising addition to prison literature. Full review >

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    OUT IN THE OPEN

    JULY 4, 2017

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OUT IN THE OPEN

by Jesús Carrasco ; translated by Margaret Jull Costa

Harshly and elegantly told; a quest that feels both old and new. Full review >

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    RABBIT CAKE

    MARCH 7, 2017

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RABBIT CAKE

by Annie Hartnett

How a whip-smart young girl handles the loss of her mother and the reorientation of her family; charming and beautifully... Full review >

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    MY ABSOLUTE DARLING

    AUG. 29, 2017

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MY ABSOLUTE DARLING

by Gabriel Tallent

A powerful, well-turned story about abuse, its consequences, and what it takes to survive it. Full review >

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