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8 New Book Club Picks

  • FICTION

    THINGS YOU SAVE IN A FIRE

    AUG. 13, 2019

FICTION

THINGS YOU SAVE IN A FIRE

by Katherine Center

Center gives readers a sharp and witty exploration of love and forgiveness that is at once insightful, entertaining, and... Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    IN THE COUNTRY OF WOMEN

    AUG. 6, 2019

  • FICTION

    THE SWALLOWS

    AUG. 13, 2019

THRILLER & SUSPENSE

THE SWALLOWS

by Lisa Lutz

An offbeat, darkly witty pre–#MeToo revenge tale. The patriarchy doesn’t stand a chance. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    THE PLATEAU

    AUG. 13, 2019

HISTORY

THE PLATEAU

by Maggie Paxson

An elegant, intensive study that grapples with an enormous idea: how to be good. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    IS THERE STILL SEX IN THE CITY?

    AUG. 6, 2019

FICTION

IS THERE STILL SEX IN THE CITY?

by Candace Bushnell

Sometimes funny, sometimes silly, sometimes quite sad—i.e., an accurate portrait of life in one's 50s. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE LAGER QUEEN OF MINNESOTA

    JULY 23, 2019

FICTION

THE LAGER QUEEN OF MINNESOTA

by J. Ryan Stradal

An absolutely delightful read, perfect for a summer day with a good beer and a piece of pie. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    THE YELLOW HOUSE

    AUG. 13, 2019

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

THE YELLOW HOUSE

by Sarah M. Broom

A tribute to the multitude of stories one small home can contain, even one bursting with loss. Full review >

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