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9 Book Club Picks for April

  • NONFICTION

    THE FEATHER THIEF

    APRIL 24, 2018

BUSINESS

THE FEATHER THIEF

by Kirk Wallace Johnson

A superb tale about obsession, nature, and man’s “unrelenting desire to lay claim to its beauty, whatever the cost.” Full review >

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  • FICTION

    EVERYONE KNOWS YOU GO HOME

    MARCH 13, 2018

FICTION

EVERYONE KNOWS YOU GO HOME

by Natalia Sylvester

A forceful record of migration within a family and the dangers and triumphs of our undocumented population. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    AIR TRAFFIC

    APRIL 10, 2018

  • FICTION

    THE FEMALE PERSUASION

    APRIL 3, 2018

  • NONFICTION

    LOOK ALIVE OUT THERE

    APRIL 3, 2018

CURRENT EVENTS & SOCIAL ISSUES

LOOK ALIVE OUT THERE

by Sloane Crosley

A smart, droll essay collection that is all over the map but focused by Crosley’s consistently sharp eye. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    SHARP

    APRIL 10, 2018

NONFICTION

SHARP

by Michelle Dean

A useful take on significant writers “in a world that was not eager to hear women’s opinions about anything.” Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE COMEDOWN

    APRIL 17, 2018

FICTION

THE COMEDOWN

by Rebekah Frumkin

Frumkin has talent to burn, and this very good novel suggests the potential for a truly great one. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    BIG GUNS

    APRIL 17, 2018

FICTION

BIG GUNS

by Steve Israel

Israel recalls Carl Hiaasen and Christopher Buckley in their liberal bents and sense of the perniciously absurd. Will he be... Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • TEEN

    TYLER JOHNSON WAS HERE

    MARCH 20, 2018

TEEN

TYLER JOHNSON WAS HERE

by Jay Coles

While the author’s toolbox has some room for growth, he effectively dramatizes the human experience and ethical questions... Full review >

FULL REVIEW >

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