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Growing Old: Notes on Aging with Something like Grace

Elizabeth Marshall Thomas · HarperOne
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

From the revered author of the bestselling The Hidden Life of Dogs, a witty, engaging, life-affirming account of the joy, strength, and wisdom that comes with age.

Elizabeth Marshall Thomas has spent a lifetime observing the natural world, chronicling the customs of pre-contact...

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They Went Left

Monica Hesse · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

A tour de force historical mystery from Monica Hesse, the bestselling and award-winning author of Girl in the Blue Coat.Germany, 1945. The soldiers who liberated the Gross-Rosen concentration camp said the war was over, but nothing feels over to eighteen-year-old Zofia Lederman. Her body...
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Private Means: A Novel

Cree LeFavour · Grove Press
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

"This feels like an Ian McEwan novel. Served on a bed of Cheever. I can't offer higher praise than that. But written by a woman. Which is even better." -- Elizabeth Gilbert Spanning the course of a single summer, Private Means is acclaimed memoirist Cree LeFavour's...
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Big Lies in a Small Town

Diane Chamberlain · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

From New York Times bestselling author Diane Chamberlain comes an irresistible new novel in Big Lies in a Small Town.

North Carolina, 2018: Morgan Christopher's life has been derailed. Taking the fall for a crime she did not commit, she finds herself serving a three-year...

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The Paris Hours: A Novel

Alex George · Flatiron Books
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

One day in the City of Lights. One night in search of lost time. Paris between the wars teems with artists, writers, and musicians, a glittering crucible of genius. But amidst the dazzling creativity of the city's most famous citizens, four regular people are each searching for something...
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The Engineer's Wife

Enerson Wood, Tracey · SOURCEBOOKS INC

When Emily Warren Roebling marries Captain Washington 'Wash' Roebling-the handsome, charming soldier of her dreams, and her brother's dear friend and aide during the Civil War-a lifetime of family fun and happiness seems within her grasp. But then Wash accepts the position...

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A Song from Faraway: A Novel

Deni Ellis Béchard · Milkweed Editions

With his first book, the Commonwealth Prize-winning Vandal Love, Deni Ellis Béchard “reinvented the generational novel with innovative brilliance” (Robert Olen Butler). In his second novel, Into the Sun, he offered “a ferociously intelligent and intensely gripping portrait of the expatriate...
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Why We Swim

Bonnie Tsui · Algonquin Books
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

"A gorgeous hybrid of a book. Bonnie Tsui combines fascinating reporting about some of the world's most remarkable swimmers with delightful meditations about what it means for us naked apes to leap in the water for no apparent reason. You won't regret diving in." --Carl Zimmer,...
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Telephone: A Novel

Percival Everett · Graywolf Press
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

An astonishing new novel of loss and grief from "one of our culture's preeminent novelists" (Los Angeles Times) Zach Wells is a perpetually dissatisfied geologist-slash-paleobiologist. Expert in a very narrow area -- the geological history of a cave forty-four meters above...
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Summer Darlings

Brooke Lea Foster · Gallery Books
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

Set during the splendid summer days of 1960s Martha's Vineyard, this page-turning debut novel pulls back the curtain on one mysterious and wealthy family as seen through the eyes of their nanny - a college student who, while falling in love on the elegant island, is also forced to reckon...
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