Literary Fiction

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“Come with Me is almost a phenomenal book.”

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“[Main character] Norris’ evolution from cynical outsider to involved, caring insider is a journey well-worth following—especially as it’s accompanied with laugh out loud moments along with

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“Evening in Paradise encompasses two continents, three countries, and a comfortable complexity in human relationships.

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"an engaging tale."

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“The Boy is a story well told, and Nick Fourcade and Annie Broussard are an investigative team you’ll eagerly come back to for more.”

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“Maples’ skill as a poet pours through every page of this book. This is difficult material, but she illuminates it with carefully shaped lines and flowing prose-poems.

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“One part coming of age tale, one part contemporary magic school, and a sizable part dark reality, Vita Nostra is a beautiful, aching, nearly debilitating fantasy that bruises, and

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“A thoroughly enjoyable book with an easy going, easy to follow plot, and characters who feel like dear friends . . .”

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“Elizabeth is an unusual new type of woman who is self-reliant. Gideon is a new type of man who is learning to appreciate the unfairness of the plight of women.”

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Liars’ Paradox once again displays the fierce and powerful route this author’s already lived, and her determination to bare the horrors of today’

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“Washington Black is a rich, absorbing tale.”

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“To spend hours in this writer’s company as he records the days and years is to have an instructive and unfailingly urbane companion.”

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“Anyone who likes a good ghost story is going to enjoy The Sorrows.

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“Uneven as it is, Family Trust need not be compared to Crazy Rich Asians in order to find an audience.

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“Like The Thirteenth Tale, Once Upon a River is very much a story about the spellbinding power of storytelling, and the stories troubled people tell themselves and each other to ma

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“This young adult fantasy is dark and deftly drawn, an intriguing blend of The Hunger Games and a Japanese Cinderella story turned inside out.”

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“A cautionary tale of psychological horror, offering the sad solution that in order to contain a monster one has to become that monster.”

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The Museum of Modern Love, by Australian writer Heather Rose, is a meditation on love and creativity.

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­­­­­The Court Dancer is a meditation on the social changes that force people to confront the double-edged swords of tradition and modernism.”

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“How the End First Showed is not merely a collection of Nigerian poems, it is an effort to forge transnational literature.”

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Exemplary Departures by Gabrielle Wittkop brings together four stories of inevitable death. Written with a Ms.

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“Where the paintings lurk unfinished and revealing, Killing Commendatore is over-written and obtuse. Murakami has written far better books than this one.

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echoes of Cormac McCarthy’s eerie, early Appalachian writing.”

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The seven stories that make up this collection were originally published in China between 1987 and 1991, early in the author’s career.

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Fred Fordham's new graphic adaptation of To Kill a Mockingbird faithfully recreates Harper Lee's original in a format that brings the magic back to this classic.

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