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IndieBound Next List
2008 July


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America America
America America
by Ethan Canin
Staff Pick
America America is a sweeping, epic story that more fully explores themes Canin has written about previously — class, politics, fatherhood, wealth, and power — in a seamless and beautiful multigenerational American saga. Both an important work... (read more)

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Northline (Harper Perennial P.S.)
Northline (Harper Perennial P.S.)
by Willy Vlautin
Publisher Comments
Fleeing Las Vegas and her abusive boyfriend, Allison Johnson moves to Reno, intent on making a new life for herself. Haunted by the mistakes of her past, and lacking any self-belief, her only comfort seems to come from the imaginary conversations she has... (read more)

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The Secret Scripture
The Secret Scripture
by Sebastian Barry
Publisher Comments
An epic story of family, love, and unavoidable tragedy from the two-time Man Booker Prize finalist Sebastian Barry 's novels have been hugely admired by readers and critics, and in 2005 his novel A Long Long Way was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize... (read more)

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Church of the Dog
Church of the Dog
by Kaya McLaren
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Unabridged CDs ? 6 CDs, 7 1/2 hours An unforgettable debut novel about finding a home, a safe haven, and family.... (read more)

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House and Home
House and Home
by Kathleen McCleary
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The story of a woman who loves her house so much that she'll do just about anything to keep it. Ellen Flanagan has two precious girls to raise, a cozy neighborhood coffee shop to run, terrific friends, and a sexy husband. She adores her house, a... (read more)

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The Condition
The Condition
by Jennifer Haigh
Staff Pick
The world falls apart for the privileged McKotch family when its youngest member, Gwen, is diagnosed with Turner's Syndrome. As fascinating as the diagnosis aspect of this novel is, the heart of the story is really in watching Gwen grapple with her... (read more)

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House Rules: A Joe DeMarco Thriller
House Rules: A Joe DeMarco Thriller
by Mike Lawson
Synopsis
Lawson's Joe DeMarco thrillers have drawn praise for their fine-tuned suspense, off-kilter characters, intricate plots, and revealing portrait of Washington, D.C. His latest work, full of timely political intrigue, is a riveting work of suspense.... (read more)

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Chosen Forever: A Memoir
Chosen Forever: A Memoir
by Susan Richards
Publisher Comments
“Richards reflects on how rich life becomes when one travels her own best path. . . . Richards writes more courageously than she perhaps realizes, and each page of this uplifting book will touch a chord in everyone who enjoyed her first book.”... (read more)

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What Was Lost
What Was Lost
by Catherine Oflynn
Publisher Comments
A tender and sharply observant debut novel about a missing young girl--winner of the Costa First Novel Award and long-listed for the Booker Prize, the Orange Prize, and The Guardian First Book Award In the 1980s, Kate Meaney--Top Secret notebook and toy... (read more)

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Oxygen
Oxygen
by Carol Cassella
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With the compassion of Jodi Picoult and the medical realism of Atul Gawande, Oxygen is a riveting new novel by a real-life anesthesiologist, an intimate story of relationships and family that collides with a high-stakes medical drama. Dr. Marie Heaton is... (read more)

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The Sister
The Sister
by Poppy Adams
Staff Pick
Two sisters reunite in their crumbling mansion after a 50-year estrangement. Their strange story of dysfunction, secrets, trauma, and mental illness is fascinating and completely gripping. I loved it!... (read more)

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Up for Renewal: What Magazines Taught Me about Love, Sex, and Starting Over
Up for Renewal: What Magazines Taught Me about Love, Sex, and Starting Over
by Cathy Alter
Publisher Comments
By age thirty-seven, Cathy Alter had made a mess of her life. With a failed marriage already under her belt, she was continuing down the path of poor decisions, one paved with a steady stream of junk food, unpaid bills, questionable friends, and highly... (read more)

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Telex from Cuba
Telex from Cuba
by Rachel Kushner
Publisher Comments
Rachel Kushner has written an astonishingly wise, ambitious, and riveting novel set in the American community in Cuba during the years leading up to Castro's revolution -- a place that was a paradise for a time and for a few. The first novel to tell the... (read more)

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Rules of Deception
Rules of Deception
by Christopher Reich
Staff Pick
Christopher Reich has improved upon his already quick-paced style to deliver one of the year's finest tension-filled adventures. Not only a pulse-pounding thriller, but also a clever story of international espionage and intrigue, Rules of Deception... (read more)

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Time Is a River
Time Is a River
by Mary Alice Monroe
Publisher Comments
With a strong, warm voice that brings the South to life, New York Times bestselling author Mary Alice Monroe writes richly textured stories that intimately portray the complex and emotional relationships we share with families, friends, and the natural... (read more)

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How the Soldier Repairs the Gramophone
How the Soldier Repairs the Gramophone
by Sasa Stanisic
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Powerful, vivid, and devastating, this novel captures the catastrophe of war through a child's eyes and shows how words have the ability to mend what is broken and resurrect what is lost.... (read more)

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Hit and Run (John Keller Mysteries)
Hit and Run (John Keller Mysteries)
by Lawrence Block
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Keller's a hit man. For years now he's had places to go and people to kill. But enough is enough. He's got money in the bank and just one last job standing between him and retirement. So he carries it out with his usual professionalism, and he heads... (read more)

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The Enchantress of Florence
The Enchantress of Florence
by Salman Rushdie
Staff Pick
I'm not much of a Rushdie fan: I've always found him to be far too long-winded for my taste. So it was quite a pleasant surprise for me to find myself enjoying his latest novel so very much. Enchanting, beguiling, and written with exquisite prose, this... (read more)

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The Story of Edgar Sawtelle 1st Edition
The Story of Edgar Sawtelle 1st Edition
by David Wroblewski
Staff Pick
The perfect book to curl up with on a blustery afternoon, The Story of Edgar Sawtelle is a not-so-simple tale of a Wisconsin boy and his dogs. An eloquent exploration of both inner and outer landscapes, this novel will wind about your psyche and will... (read more)

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