WANT TO KNOW THE LATEST BUZZWORTHY NOVELS? READ THESE. [SHOWING SLIDE 1 OF 10]

The fall is publishing’s moment to roll out the year’s big hits (or at least the books publishers hope will be big hits). The novels creating the biggest buzz right now are some of the most important of 2013, but they’re also a pleasure to read. Some of the books on this week’s list are more demanding than others, but each of them offers a story to sink yourself into.

Kirkus Star
by Alice McDermott

"There is no high drama here, but Marie and Gabe are compelling in their basic goodness, as is McDermott's elegy to a vanished world."
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