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The 12 Most Addictive Books of 2019 (So Far)

  • FICTION

    FEAST YOUR EYES

    APRIL 16, 2019

FICTION

FEAST YOUR EYES

by Myla Goldberg

A riveting portrait of an artist who happens to be a woman. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    NORMAL PEOPLE

    APRIL 16, 2019

  • FICTION

    FLEISHMAN IS IN TROUBLE

    JUNE 18, 2019

FICTION

FLEISHMAN IS IN TROUBLE

by Taffy Brodesser-Akner

Firing on all circuits, from psychological insight to cultural acuity to narrative strategy to very smart humor. Quite a... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE PERILOUS ADVENTURES OF THE COWBOY KING

    JAN. 8, 2019

FICTION

THE PERILOUS ADVENTURES OF THE COWBOY KING

by Jerome Charyn

Charyn makes artful use of historical fact and fiction’s panache to capture the man before he became one of the great U.S.... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE LOST MAN

    FEB. 5, 2019

MYSTERY & DETECTIVE

THE LOST MAN

by Jane Harper

A twisty slow burner by an author at the top of her game. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE TESTAMENTS

    SEPT. 10, 2019

  • NONFICTION

    INHERITANCE

    JAN. 15, 2019

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

INHERITANCE

by Dani Shapiro

For all the trauma that the discovery put her through, Shapiro recognizes that what she had experienced was “a great... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    BLACK LEOPARD, RED WOLF

    FEB. 5, 2019

FICTION

BLACK LEOPARD, RED WOLF

by Marlon James

If this first volume is any indication, James’ trilogy could become one of the most talked-about and influential adventure... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    BEFORE SHE KNEW HIM

    MARCH 5, 2019

THRILLER & SUSPENSE

BEFORE SHE KNEW HIM

by Peter Swanson

A dark, quick-moving, suspenseful story stuffed full of psychological quirk and involution. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    QUEENIE

    MARCH 19, 2019

  • NONFICTION

    THE MASTERMIND

    MARCH 5, 2019

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

THE MASTERMIND

by Evan Ratliff

A wholly engrossing story that joins the worlds of El Chapo and Edward Snowden; both disturbing and memorable. Full review >

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