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9 Series That Will Get You Hooked

  • FICTION

    A DISCOVERY OF WITCHES

    FEB. 8, 2011

SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY

A DISCOVERY OF WITCHES

by Deborah Harkness

Entertaining, though not in the league of J.K. Rowling—or even Anne Rice. But please, people: no more vamps and wizards, OK? Full review >

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  • FICTION

    IQ

    OCT. 18, 2016

FICTION

IQ

by Joe Ide

The present day, with its high-strung social media and emotional overload, could use a contemporary hero like Ide's, more... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    A PRINCESS IN THEORY

    FEB. 27, 2018

FICTION

A PRINCESS IN THEORY

by Alyssa Cole

A delightful and sexy take on love between a suave African prince and a nerdy epidemiology student. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    WILDE IN LOVE

    OCT. 31, 2017

FICTION

WILDE IN LOVE

by Eloisa James

A charming, romantic, and unexpectedly funny start to a very promising new series. A must for James fans and a sure bet for... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    INFOMOCRACY

    JUNE 7, 2016

FICTION

INFOMOCRACY

by Malka Older

Some aspects of the story may risk dating, but on the whole, timely and perhaps timeless. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    OUTLINE

    JAN. 13, 2015

FICTION

OUTLINE

by Rachel Cusk

Dark, for sure, but rich in human variety and unsentimental empathy: a welcome change from the cloistered, self-absorbed... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    GIRL WAITS WITH GUN

    SEPT. 1, 2015

FICTION

GIRL WAITS WITH GUN

by Amy Stewart

More adventures involving gutsy Constance, quietly determined Sheriff Heath, and a lively cast of supporting characters... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    CASE HISTORIES

    NOV. 9, 2004

FICTION

CASE HISTORIES

by Kate Atkinson

Wonderful fun and very moving: it’s a pleasure to see this talented writer back on form. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE ONES WHO GOT AWAY

    JAN. 2, 2018

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