• NONFICTION

    THE WICKED BOY

    JULY 12, 2016

HISTORY

THE WICKED BOY

by Kate Summerscale

This well-written story is not so much a true-crime tale or murder mystery as an excellent sociological study of... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    HERE COMES THE SUN

    JULY 19, 2016

FICTION

HERE COMES THE SUN

by Nicole Dennis-Benn

Haunting and superbly crafted, this is a magical book from a writer of immense talent and intelligence. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE ASSISTANTS

    MAY 3, 2016

FICTION

THE ASSISTANTS

by Camille Perri

Don’t think too hard about this one—just enjoy the sweetness of plotting revenge over cocktails (expensed, of course).... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE SUNLIGHT PILGRIMS

    JULY 19, 2016

  • FICTION

    AN INNOCENT FASHION

    JULY 5, 2016

FICTION

AN INNOCENT FASHION

by R. J. Hernández

Honest and absurd, funny and tragic, wild and lovely, this novel describes modern coming-of-age with poetic precision. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    IDIOT BRAIN

    JULY 26, 2016

NONFICTION

IDIOT BRAIN

by Dean Burnett

Burnett should give a TED talk. His book will appeal immensely to general readers and deserves a place on college reading... Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    YOU'LL GROW OUT OF IT

    JULY 12, 2016

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

YOU'LL GROW OUT OF IT

by Jessi Klein

A gifted comedian turns the anxieties, obsessions, insecurities, and impossible-to-meet expectations that make up human... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    RESULTS MAY VARY

    AUG. 9, 2016

ROMANCE

RESULTS MAY VARY

by Bethany Chase

A novel that doles out both laughter and tears, in the best possible ratio. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    DARK MATTER

    JULY 26, 2016

SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY

DARK MATTER

by Blake Crouch

Suspenseful, frightening, and sometimes poignant—provided the reader has a generously willing suspension of disbelief. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    LOSING IT

    JULY 19, 2016

FICTION

LOSING IT

by Emma Rathbone

Amusing but also smart about people and unexpectedly sweet. Full review >

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