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    LEAVING BERLIN

    MARCH 3, 2015

THRILLER & SUSPENSE

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by Joseph Kanon

Another compelling, intellectually charged period piece by Kanon, who works in the shadows of fear as well as anyone now... Full review >

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    MARCH 10, 2015

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WORLD GONE BY

by Dennis Lehane

On one level, a very moving meditation on fathers and sons; on another, an illumination of character and fate. Full review >

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    TOO BAD TO DIE

    MARCH 3, 2015

THRILLER & SUSPENSE

TOO BAD TO DIE

by Francine Mathews

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    THE WHITES

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THRILLER & SUSPENSE

THE WHITES

by Richard Price writing as Harry Brandt

In the wake of rage and sorrow, ordinary people respond by going crazy and screwing up. In this far-from-ordinary novel,... Full review >

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MY SUNSHINE AWAY

by M.O. Walsh

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FICTION

BIG LITTLE LIES

by Liane Moriarty

Deservedly popular Moriarty invigorates the tired social-issue formula of women’s fiction through wit, good humor, sharp... Full review >

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    CANARY

    FEB. 24, 2015

MYSTERY & DETECTIVE

CANARY

by Duane Swierczynski

In a long, rambling and cheeky letter to her mother, Sarie Holland describes her arrest and incarceration on a drug charge.... Full review >

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    CAT OUT OF HELL

    MARCH 3, 2015

FICTION

CAT OUT OF HELL

by Lynne Truss

A Chinese box of anti-narrative that reads like M.R. James on bad acid with a laugh track, complete with demonic cats,... Full review >

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    THE EDGE OF DREAMS

    MARCH 3, 2015

FICTION

THE EDGE OF DREAMS

by Rhys Bowen

Bowen shrewdly explores the tension between a husband and his very independent wife as they both work to solve a complicated... Full review >

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