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10 Most Addictive Books of 2023 (So Far)

  • FICTION

    YELLOWFACE

    MAY 16, 2023

FICTION

YELLOWFACE

by R.F. Kuang

A quick, biting critique of the publishing industry. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE SUN WALKS DOWN

    FEB. 14, 2023

  • FICTION

    THE FERRYMAN

    MAY 2, 2023

  • FICTION

    THE EDEN TEST

    APRIL 25, 2023

THRILLER & SUSPENSE

THE EDEN TEST

by Adam Sternbergh

This crafty storyline hooks you from the start. All you need to do is hang on for a wild ride. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    GETTING OUT OF SAIGON

    APRIL 4, 2023

HISTORY

GETTING OUT OF SAIGON

by Ralph White

White tells his inspiring story with wit, panache, humility, and a captivating sense of time and place. A fantastic read. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • NONFICTION

    RIKERS

    JAN. 17, 2023

NONFICTION

RIKERS

by Graham Rayman & Reuven Blau

If there were ever an argument for prison reform, it’s in these pages. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    TWIST

    MARCH 14, 2023

NONFICTION

TWIST

by Adele Bertei

A powerful look at survival and redemption despite extremely challenging obstacles. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    THIS DELICIOUS DEATH

    APRIL 25, 2023

  • TEEN

    WE DON'T SWIM HERE

    MAY 2, 2023

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

WE DON'T SWIM HERE

by Vincent Tirado

A gripping investigation of injustice and small-town sins that unveils humanity’s monstrous potential. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >

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