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7 Bestsellers Featured on the Kirkus Podcast, Fully Booked

  • NONFICTION

    ENDURANCE

    OCT. 17, 2017

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

ENDURANCE

by Scott Kelly

A worthy read for space buffs, to say nothing of anyone contemplating a voyage to the stars. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    THEFT BY FINDING

    MAY 30, 2017

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

THEFT BY FINDING

by David Sedaris

A surprisingly poignant portrait of the artist as a young to middle-aged man. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE GOOD DAUGHTER

    AUG. 8, 2017

MYSTERY & DETECTIVE

THE GOOD DAUGHTER

by Karin Slaughter

It’s hard to think of any writer since Flannery O’Connor, referenced at several key moments here, who’s succeeded as... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    CAMINO ISLAND

    JUNE 6, 2017

THRILLER & SUSPENSE

CAMINO ISLAND

by John Grisham

How all these little threads join up is a pleasure for Grisham fans to behold: there’s nothing particularly surprising about... Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    POTTYMOUTH AND STOOPID

    JUNE 12, 2017

CHILDREN'S

POTTYMOUTH AND STOOPID

by James Patterson with Chris Grabenstein ; illustrated by Stephen Gilpin

An entertaining—but not particularly original—addition to the perennially relevant genre. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON

    APRIL 18, 2017

HISTORY

KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON

by David Grann

Dogged original research and superb narrative skills come together in this gripping account of pitiless evil. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    LITTLE FIRES EVERYWHERE

    SEPT. 12, 2017

FICTION

LITTLE FIRES EVERYWHERE

by Celeste Ng

With her second novel, Ng further proves she’s a sensitive, insightful writer with a striking ability to illuminate life in... Full review >

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