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    DEEP DOWN DARK

    OCT. 7, 2014

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by Héctor Tobar

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by Emma Donoghue

Wrenching, as befits the grim subject matter, but also tender, touching and at times unexpectedly funny. Full review >

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    BROOKLYN

    MAY 1, 2009

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by Colm Tóibín

A fine and touching novel, persuasive proof of Tóibín’s ever-increasing skills and range. Full review >

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    NOV. 8, 2005

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by Uzodinma Iweala

The outrageous conscription of children has its own heartbreaking lament. Full review >

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    IN THE HEART OF THE SEA

    MAY 8, 2000

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IN THE HEART OF THE SEA

by Nathaniel Philbrick

A gripping chronicle of an epic voyage of hardship and survival that deserves to be as well known now as it once was. (16... Full review >

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