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  1. A Tale for the Time Being
    by Ruth Ozeki
  2. Eleanor and Park
    by Rainbow Rowell
  3. The Goldfinch
    by Donna Tartt
  4. Life After Life
    by Kate Atkinson
  5. The Dinner
    by Herman Koch
  6. Let the Great World Spin
    by Colum McCann
  7. The Tiger's Wife
    by Tea Obreht
  8. The Son
    by Philipp Meyer
  9. Swamplandia! (Vintage Contemporaries)
    by Karen Russell
  10. The Luminaries
    by Eleanor Catton
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Super Sad True Love Story

Gary Shteyngart

This dark, smart satire appears at a perfect, uncertain moment for our culture. Will books still exist as we know them? And how will love fare in an electronic world? Shteyngart enables us to laugh our fears away — at least, for the duration of this... (read more)


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Tree of Smoke: A Novel

Denis Johnson

Ambition doesn't always translate into success, which is why some books that take authors nearly ten years to write become massive paperweights. Then there's Tree of Smoke, Denis Johnson's first novel in nine years and an unconditional masterpiece. This... (read more)


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The Luminaries

Eleanor Catton

From the author of The Rehearsal and shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, a breathtaking feat of storytelling where everything is connected, but nothing is as it seems.... It is 1866, and Walter Moody has come to make his fortune upon the New... (read more)


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The Tiger's Wife

Tea Obreht

The postwar chaos in the Balkans provides the backdrop for Obreht's superbly crafted debut. A young physician seeks to unravel the mystery that surrounds both her grandfather's death and the mystifying Deathless Man he encountered throughout his adult... (read more)


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The Historian: A Novel

Elizabeth Kostova

- A brilliant literary novel as well as a breathtaking page-turner, THE HISTORIAN has already created an international frenzy. Set for publication in over 15 languages, this gripping tale is about to take the world by storm.- The most abundantly... (read more)


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A Partisan's Daughter

Louis de Bernieres

From the acclaimed author of Corellis Mandolin and Birds Without Wings (“de Bernières has reached heights that few modern novelists ever attempt” —The Washington Post Book World) comes an intimate new novel, a love story... (read more)


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Apex Hides the Hurt

Colson Whitehead

The town of Winthrop has decided it needs a new name. The resident software millionaire wants to call it New Prospera; the mayor wants to return to the original choice of the founding black settlers; and the towns aristocracy sees no reason to change the... (read more)


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Let the Great World Spin

Colum McCann

McCann chooses to describe one day in the life of New York City, the day in 1974 that the aerialist walked between the not-quite-finished Twin Towers. The chasm between rich and poor, the joy of connection, and the inevitability of our mortality are told... (read more)


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