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Apples Never Fall Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250220257
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - September 14th, 2021

#1 New York Times Bestseller

From Liane Moriarty, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Big Little Lies and Nine Perfect Strangers, comes Apples Never Fall, a novel that looks at marriage, siblings, and how the people we love the most can hurt us the deepest.


The Temple House Vanishing Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781643750279
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Published: Algonquin Books - July 6th, 2021

"Steamily atmospheric . . . A twisted Gothic tale, emotional in its language and febrile in its atmosphere, and it will appeal to readers who love to hear about obsession, repression . . .


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Mrs. March: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781631498619
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Published: Liveright - August 10th, 2021

“I read Virginia’s novel in one sitting and was so captured by it I knew I had to make it and play Mrs. March. As a character, she is fascinating, complex, and deeply human and I can’t wait to sink my teeth into her.” —Elisabeth Moss

Oprah Daily • Best Books of the Year
New York Times Book Review • Editors’ Choice
USA Today • Books Not to Miss


The Sentence Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062671127
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Published: Harper - November 9th, 2021

"Dazzling...A hard-won love letter to readers and to booksellers, as well as a compelling story about how we cope with pain and fear, injustice and illness. One good way is to press a beloved book into another's hands. Read The Sentence and then do just that." (USA Today, Four Stars)


Harsh Times: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374601232
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - November 23rd, 2021

The true story of Guatemala’s political turmoil of the 1950s as only a master of fiction can tell it


The Underneath Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781937512699
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Published: Two Dollar Radio - May 15th, 2018

A musk of sex and menace soaks three narrative strands, expertly braided... Finn writes with a phrasing flare on par with Lauren Goff's. --Kirkus Reviews, starred


The Plot: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781250790767
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Published: Celadon Books - May 11th, 2021

** NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! ** The Tonight Show Summer Reads Winner ** A New York Times Notable Book of 2021 **

"Insanely readable."
—Stephen King

Hailed as "breathtakingly suspenseful," Jean Hanff Korelitz’s The Plot is a propulsive read about a story too good not to steal, and the writer who steals it.


The Perfect World of Miwako Sumida Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781641292634
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Published: Soho Press - March 23rd, 2021

From the critically acclaimed author of Rainbirds comes a novel of tragedy anddark histories set in Japan.

University sophomore Miwako Sumida has hanged herself, leaving those closest to her reeling. In the months before her suicide, she was hiding away in a remote mountainside village, but what, or whom, was she running from?


A Burning: A novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593081259
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Published: Vintage - June 29th, 2021

A TODAY SHOW #ReadWithJenna BOOK CLUB PICK!
A New York Times Notable Book

A National Book Award Longlist honoree and “gripping thriller with compassionate social commentary” (USA Today)


Madam: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250272041
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Published: St. Martin's Press - May 18th, 2021

"The simmering menace and mystery kept me absolutely gripped...a smoldering novel that I could not put down." ––Jennifer Saint, author of Ariadne

"Rebecca meets The Secret History: gloriously dark, gloriously Gothic." ––Sara Collins, bestselling author of The Confessions of Fannie Langton


Clash of Civilizations Over an Elevator in Piazza Vittorio: A Novel Cover Image
By Amara Lakhous, Ann Goldstein (Translated by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781933372617
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Published: Europa Editions - September 30th, 2008

A small culturally mixed community living in an apartment building in the center of Rome is thrown into dissaray when one of the tenants is murdered. As each of the victim's neighbors is questioned by the police, readers are offered an all-access pass into the most colorful neighborhood in contemporary Rome.


The Whispering House Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781951142360
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Published: Tin House Books - March 16th, 2021

"Eerie and addictive. . . . Like Wuthering Heights, The Whispering House is a melancholy novel, its characters filled with dark longings." — The New York Times Book Review

From the acclaimed author of The Orphan of Salt Winds


The Night Singer: A Novel (The Island Murders #1) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143136682
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Published: Penguin Books - August 3rd, 2021

The scars from a family tragedy draw an estranged police detective back to her childhood home as a teenage boys death quickly causes the past to collide with the present.


The Winters: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525559726
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Published: Penguin Books - January 7th, 2020

"A stylish, highly original and completely addictive take on du Maurier's Rebecca. Read it!" —Shari Lapena, New York Times bestselling author of The Couple Next Door

“Dark and richly atmospheric. . . A bewitching novel about love, lies, and the ghosts that never quite leave us alone.” –Bustle 


How the One-Armed Sister Sweeps Her House: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316536981
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - February 2nd, 2021

In the tradition of Zadie Smith and Marlon James, a brilliant Caribbean writer delivers a powerful story about four people each desperate to escape their legacy of violence in a so-called "paradise."

In Baxter’s Beach, Barbados, Lala’s grandmother Wilma tells the story of the one-armed sister.


The Mystery of Mrs. Christie: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781492682721
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Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - December 29th, 2020

THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES AND USA TODAY BESTSELLER!

"A stunning story... The ending is ingenious, and it's possible that Benedict has brought to life the most plausible explanation for why Christie disappeared for 11 days in 1926."—The Washington Post