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    MARCH 7, 2017

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ALL GROWN UP

by Jami Attenberg

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    JAN. 31, 2017

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4 3 2 1

by Paul Auster

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    PAGES FOR YOU

    APRIL 1, 2001

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PAGES FOR YOU

by Sylvia Brownrigg

A valentine that perfectly captures love's power to isolate the lovers from the rest of the world—and, in the end, from each... Full review >

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    ILL WILL

    MARCH 7, 2017

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ILL WILL

by Dan Chaon

A shadowy narrative that’s carried well by the author’s command and insight. Full review >

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    THE LOCALS

    AUG. 8, 2017

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THE LOCALS

by Jonathan Dee

An absorbing panorama of small-town life and a study of democracy in miniature, with both the people and their polity facing... Full review >

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    MIDWINTER BREAK

    AUG. 22, 2017

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MIDWINTER BREAK

by Bernard MacLaverty

A closely observed, deeply sympathetic rendering of a relationship and the fissures that threaten to wreck it. Full review >

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    RESERVOIR 13

    OCT. 3, 2017

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RESERVOIR 13

by Jon McGregor

A stunningly good, understated novel told in a mesmerizing voice. Full review >

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    THE BURNING GIRL

    AUG. 29, 2017

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    AUGUSTOWN

    MAY 23, 2017

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AUGUSTOWN

by Kei Miller

Despite the novel’s relative brevity, Miller captures the ways community, faith, and class create a variety of cultural... Full review >

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    THE MINISTRY OF UTMOST HAPPINESS

    JUNE 6, 2017

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THE MINISTRY OF UTMOST HAPPINESS

by Arundhati Roy

An assured novel borne along by a swiftly moving storyline that addresses the most profound issues with elegant humor. Let’s... Full review >

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    NEW PEOPLE

    AUG. 1, 2017

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NEW PEOPLE

by Danzy Senna

A great book about race and a great book all around. Full review >

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    AUTUMN

    FEB. 7, 2017

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AUTUMN

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Smith's book is a kaleidoscope whose suggestive fragments and insights don’t easily render a pleasing pattern, yet it’s... Full review >

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