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Best Fictional Families of 2017

  • FICTION

    PACHINKO

    FEB. 7, 2017

FICTION

PACHINKO

by Min Jin Lee

An old-fashioned epic whose simple, captivating storytelling delivers both wisdom and truth. Full review >

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    RICH PEOPLE PROBLEMS

    MAY 23, 2017

FICTION

RICH PEOPLE PROBLEMS

by Kevin Kwan

Alamak! as they say in Singapore. Please say it isn’t over! Of course everything’s wrapped up perfectly and tied with a... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    LITTLE FIRES EVERYWHERE

    SEPT. 12, 2017

FICTION

LITTLE FIRES EVERYWHERE

by Celeste Ng

With her second novel, Ng further proves she’s a sensitive, insightful writer with a striking ability to illuminate life in... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    SALT HOUSES

    MAY 2, 2017

FICTION

SALT HOUSES

by Hala Alyan

A deeply moving look inside the Palestinian diaspora. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    STANDARD DEVIATION

    MAY 27, 2017

FICTION

STANDARD DEVIATION

by Katherine Heiny

An amusingly engaging take on long-term marriage with a lovably loopy character at its center. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    YOUNG JANE YOUNG

    AUG. 22, 2017

FICTION

YOUNG JANE YOUNG

by Gabrielle Zevin

This book will not only thoroughly entertain everyone who reads it; it is the most immaculate takedown of slut-shaming in... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    SING, UNBURIED, SING

    SEPT. 5, 2017

FICTION

SING, UNBURIED, SING

by Jesmyn Ward

As with the best and most meaningful American fiction these days, old truths are recast here in new realities rife with both... Full review >

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