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Beautiful You
Beautiful You
by Chuck Palahniuk
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"The author of Fight Club offers barbed social satire that turns Aristophanes’ Lysistrata sideways; giving readers something to talk about." Library... (read more)

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Lila
Lila
by Marilynne Robinson
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"Writing in lovely, angular prose that has the high loneliness of an old bluegrass tune, Ms. Robinson has created a balladlike story....The novel is powerful and deeply affecting....Ms. Robinson renders [Lila's] tale with the stark poetry of Edward... (read more)

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A Brief History of Seven Killings
A Brief History of Seven Killings
by Marlon James
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"A Brief History of Seven Killings is an amazing novel of power, corruption and lies. I can't think of a better one I've read this century." Irvine Welsh, author of... (read more)

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Still Life with Bread Crumbs
Still Life with Bread Crumbs
by Anna Quindlen
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“There comes a moment in every novelist’s career when she...ventures into new territory, breaking free into a marriage of tone and style, of plot and characterization, that’s utterly her own. Anna Quindlen’s marvelous romantic... (read more)

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The Book of Strange New Things
The Book of Strange New Things
by Michel Faber
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“[A] masterpiece&rdquo... (read more)

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This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage
This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage
by Ann Patchett
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Blending literature and memoir, Ann Patchett, author of State of  Wonder, Run, and Bel Canto, examines her deepest commitments—to writing, family, friends, dogs, books, and her husband—creating a resonant... (read more)

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Falling from Horses
Falling from Horses
by Molly Gloss
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In a new novel from the best-selling author of The Hearts of Horses and The Jump-Off Creek, a young ranch hand escapes a family tragedy and travels to Hollywood to become a stunt rider.   In 1938, nineteen-year-old ranch hand Bud Frazer sets out for... (read more)

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All My Puny Sorrows
All My Puny Sorrows
by Miriam Toews
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Leaving Time
Leaving Time
by Jodi Picoult
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Jodi Picoult is the author of twenty-two novels, including the #1 New York Times bestsellers The Storyteller, Lone Wolf, Between the Lines, Sing You Home, House Rules, Handle with Care, Change of Heart, Nineteen Minutes, and My Sister’s Keeper. She... (read more)

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Dept. of Speculation
Dept. of Speculation
by Jenny Offill
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In the beginning, it was easy to imagine their future. They were young and giddy, sure of themselves and of their love for each other. “Dept. of Speculation” was their code name for all the thrilling uncertainties that lay ahead. Then they... (read more)

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Bark: Stories
Bark: Stories
by Lorrie Moore
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“Heartbreaking....Mordantly funny....Takes us on a rare flight of self-transcendence....Moments of recognition bring jolts like electric shocks.” The New York Review of... (read more)

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The Best American Essays 2014 (Best American)
The Best American Essays 2014 (Best American)
by John Jeremiah Sullivan
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“A creature from an alternative universe . . . wanting to understand what is on the American mind should rush to the nearest bookstore and buy a copy of this distinguished anthology . . . Exhilarating.” — Publishers Weekly The Best... (read more)

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The Best American Short Stories (Best American Short Stories)
The Best American Short Stories (Best American Short Stories)
by Jennifer Egan
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“The literary ‘Oscars features twenty outstanding examples of the best of the best in American short stories.” — Shelf Awareness for Readers The Best American Short Stories 2014 will be selected by national best... (read more)

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Fingal O'Reilly, Irish Doctor (Irish Country Books)
Fingal O'Reilly, Irish Doctor (Irish Country Books)
by Patrick Taylor
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1   Ill Give You Leave to Call Me Anything “Our first breakfast together as man and wife in our own home,” said Doctor Fingal Flahertie OReilly, beaming at the suntanned woman across the table. “And how does it feel to be back in... (read more)

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The Carnival at Bray
The Carnival at Bray
by Jessie Ann Foley
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"The narrative subtly and carefully interweaves peer and family drama....Every character, every place comes alive with crisp, precise detail. Powerfully evocative." Kirkus, Starred Review... (read more)

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The Woman Who Borrowed Memories: Selected Stories (New York Review Books Classics)
The Woman Who Borrowed Memories: Selected Stories (New York Review Books Classics)
by Tove Jansson
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Tove Jansson (1914–2001) was born in Helsinki, attended art schools in Stockholm and Paris, and upon her return to Finland in the late 1940s won acclaim for her paintings and murals. It was in the left-leaning anti-Fascist Finnish-Swedish magazine... (read more)

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Hermit in Paris: Autobiographical Writings
Hermit in Paris: Autobiographical Writings
by Italo Calvino
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The posthumously published collection Hermit in Paris draws together an array of Italo Calvinos autobiographical writings that provide an illuminating and unexpectedly intimate portrait of one of the postwar eras most inventive and fascinating writers... (read more)

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England Their England (Fonthill Complete A. G. Macdonell)
England Their England (Fonthill Complete A. G. Macdonell)
by A. G. Macdonell
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A satirical novel first published in 1933, It became a bestseller, and has endured as a classic of humor. Donald, the main character, attends a country house weekend, serves as private secretary to a Member of Parliament, attends the League of Nations... (read more)

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Sometimes the Wolf
Sometimes the Wolf
by Urban Waite
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Urban Waite is the author of The Terror of Living, named one of Esquire's Ten Best Books of 2011. His short fiction has appeared in the Best of the West 2009 anthology, the Southern Review, and other journals. He has degrees from the University of... (read more)

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The Use of Man (New York Review Books Classics)
The Use of Man (New York Review Books Classics)
by Aleksandar Tisma
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Aleksandar Tišma’s The Use of Man is an unsparing and unequaled reckoning with the destruction of human life, self, and being in war, a book about a particular time and place, World War II and the Balkans, but nonetheless for all times. Set... (read more)

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