• FICTION

    LAROSE

    MAY 10, 2016

FICTION

LAROSE

by Louise Erdrich

Electric, nimble, and perceptive, this novel is about “the phosphorous of grief” but also, more essentially, about the... Full review >

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    HIGH DIVE

    MARCH 8, 2016

FICTION

HIGH DIVE

by Jonathan Lee

Lee’s writing has a marked freshness, his pacing and dialogue are exceptional, and every scene is deftly handled. This is a... Full review >

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  • TEEN

    BLOODLINE

    MAY 31, 2016

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

BLOODLINE

by Joe Jiménez

A moving, almost-suffocating, haunting exploration of what defines manhood. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    THE BAD-ASS LIBRARIANS OF TIMBUKTU

    APRIL 19, 2016

HISTORY

THE BAD-ASS LIBRARIANS OF TIMBUKTU

by Joshua Hammer

A chilling portrait of a country under siege and one man’s defiance. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    TUESDAY NIGHTS IN 1980

    APRIL 5, 2016

  • FICTION

    THE ADVENTURIST

    APRIL 5, 2016

  • FICTION

    THE STORY OF A BRIEF MARRIAGE

    SEPT. 6, 2016

FICTION

THE STORY OF A BRIEF MARRIAGE

by Anuk Arudpragasam

An incisive glimpse into the brutality of war and the tender, human urge to connect in the face of death and destruction. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE GUSTAV SONATA

    SEPT. 27, 2016

FICTION

THE GUSTAV SONATA

by Rose Tremain

Spanning the decades from 1937 to 2002, Tremain’s novel is less sprawling than it is deeply intimate, a soul-stirring song... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE BABYSITTER AT REST

    OCT. 17, 2016

THE BABYSITTER AT REST

by Jen George

A headlong charge through the process of becoming—an artist, an adult, a nobody, something, anything. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    NOBODY'S SON

    OCT. 18, 2016

  • NONFICTION

    UPROOT

    AUG. 16, 2016

NONFICTION

UPROOT

by Jace Clayton

An engrossing tour of the global cutting edge, balanced between memoir, musicology, and technology. Full review >

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