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Auntie Poldi and the Sicilian Lions Cover Image
By Mario Giordano, John Brownjohn (Translator)
$24.00
ISBN: 9781328863577
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - March 6th, 2018

For fans of A Man Called Ove and the novels of Adriana Trigiani, a charming, delightfully sexy, and bighearted novel starring Auntie Poldi, Sicily's newest amateur sleuth

An Auntie Poldi Adventure


Lawn Boy Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781616202620
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Published: Algonquin Books - April 3rd, 2018

"Jonathan Evison's voice is pure magic. In Lawn Boy, at once a vibrant coming-of-age novel and a sharp social commentary on class, Evison offers a painfully honest portrait of one young man's struggle to overcome the hand he's been dealt in life and reach for his dreams. It's a journey you won't want to miss, with an ending you won't forget."


The Good Pilot Peter Woodhouse Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781524747534
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Published: Pantheon Books - April 10th, 2018

From the beloved and best-selling author of the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series comes a heartwarming tale of hope and friendship set amid the turmoil of World War II.


On Turpentine Lane Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781328745583
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Published: Mariner Books - January 9th, 2018

"Light and tight, On Turpentine Lane is constructed with an almost scary mastery."--New York Times Book Review

"A diverting delight."--People

" Lipman] has a way of crafting books so utterly charming that you want to set up residence inside them...On Turpentine Lane quickly becomes a friend."--Seattle Times


Knucklehead Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781617755873
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Published: Akashic Books - February 13th, 2018

"This book is bold in how it treats the reader as an insider to the reality of American blackness. It can be, in turns, lyrically poignant, cynical, hilarious, and infuriating."
--Foreword Reviews, Starred Review


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A Horse Walks Into a Bar Cover Image
By David Grossman, Jessica Cohen (Translator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781101973493
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Published: Vintage - January 16th, 2018

WINNER OF THE 2017 MAN BOOKER INTERNATIONAL PRIZE


Stickle Island Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781944700522
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Published: Unnamed Press - February 6th, 2018

British weather is always unpredictable, but the Spring of 1980 was something else entirely - snow, hail, floods, drought and sometimes the whole ticket. Trucks were overturned, motorways closed, trees uprooted, crops flattened. When the sun finally rose on Stickle Island - stuck out there, a mile off Dymchurch in County Kent - six bales of primo marijuana had washed up on shore.


Cloudbursts: Collected and New Stories Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780385350211
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - March 6th, 2018

From one of our most acclaimed writers, a sumptuous gathering of his singular work in the short form--forty-five stories, including seven entirely new pieces appearing for the first time in book form.


Happiness for Humans Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781478974260
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - January 9th, 2018

When Tom and Jen, two lonely people, are brought together by an intriguing email, they have no idea their mysterious benefactor is an artificial intelligence who has decided to play Cupid.

"You, Tom and Jen, don't know one another-not yet-but I think you should."


The Arrangement Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316013611
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Published: Back Bay Books - January 16th, 2018

*National Bestseller*
A hilarious and emotionally charged novel about a couple who embark on an open marriage-what could possibly go wrong?


American by Day Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781328876652
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - April 3rd, 2018

A gripping and timely novel that follows Sigrid--the dry-witted detective from Derek B. Miller's best-selling debut Norwegian by Night--from Oslo to the United States on a quest to find her missing brother


A Lady's Guide to Selling Out Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780399592034
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Published: Dial Press - April 10th, 2018

A brilliant young woman navigates a tricky twenty-first-century career--and the trickier question of who she wants to be--in this savagely wise debut novel in the tradition of The Devil Wears Prada.


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