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    MARCH 22, 2016

FICTION

THE NEST

by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney

A fetching debut from an author who knows her city, its people, and their hearts. Full review >

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    WHEN BREATH BECOMES AIR

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by Paul Kalanithi

A moving meditation on mortality by a gifted writer whose dual perspectives of physician and patient provide a singular... Full review >

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    MY NAME IS LUCY BARTON

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FICTION

MY NAME IS LUCY BARTON

by Elizabeth Strout

Fiction with the condensed power of poetry: Strout deepens her mastery with each new work, and her psychological acuity has... Full review >

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    WE LOVE YOU, CHARLIE FREEMAN

    MARCH 8, 2016

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WE LOVE YOU, CHARLIE FREEMAN

by Kaitlyn Greenidge

A vivid and poignant coming-of-age story that is also an important exploration of family, race, and history. Full review >

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    THE ASSOCIATION OF SMALL BOMBS

    MARCH 22, 2016

FICTION

THE ASSOCIATION OF SMALL BOMBS

by Karan Mahajan

An engaging if plot-thick novel that’s alert to the intersection of the emotional and political. Full review >

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    EVICTED

    MARCH 1, 2016

CURRENT EVENTS & SOCIAL ISSUES

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by Matthew Desmond

This stunning, remarkable book—a scholar’s 21st-century How the Other Half Lives—demands a wide audience. Full review >

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Gaitskill explores the complexities of love (mares, meres…) to bring us a novel that gallops along like a bracing bareback... Full review >

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