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The Paper Palace: A Novel

Miranda Cowley Heller · Riverhead Books
Format: Hardcover

It is a perfect July morning, and Elle, a fifty-year-old happily married mother of three, awakens at "The Paper Palace" - the family summer place which she has visited every summer of her life. But this morning is different: last night Elle and her oldest friend Jonas crept out the back...
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Fox and I: An Uncommon Friendship

Catherine Raven · Spiegel & Grau
Format: Hardcover

An unforgettable memoir about the friendship between a solitary woman and a wild fox. When Catherine Raven finished her PhD in biology, she built herself a tiny cottage on an isolated plot of land in Montana. She was as emotionally isolated as she was physically, but she viewed the house...
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Beautiful World, Where Are You: A Novel

Sally Rooney · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Format: Hardcover

Alice, a novelist, meets Felix, who works in a warehouse, and asks him if he'd like to travel to Rome with her. In Dublin, her best friend, Eileen, is getting over a break-up, and slips back into flirting with Simon, a man she has known since childhood.Alice, Felix, Eileen, and Simon...
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This Is Your Mind on Plants

Michael Pollan · Penguin Press
Format: Hardcover

Of all the things humans rely on plants for--sustenance, beauty, fragrance, flavor, fiber--surely the most curious is our use of them is to change consciousness: to stimulate or calm, fiddle with or completely alter, the qualities of our mental experience. Take coffee and tea: people around...
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Untitled Gamache #17

Louise Penny · Minotaur Books
Format: Hardcover

Coming off her seventh #1 New York Times bestseller, this new book is the seventeenth in her Inspector Gamache series.
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