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The Round House

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$16.99
ISBN: 9780062065254
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Published: Harper Perennial - September 24th, 2013

A coming of age story full of complexities. After Joe’s mother is raped and nearly murdered, she is unable to tell the story of what happened and who attacked her. Instead, 13 year old Joe and his friends investigate, riding around the reservation searching for answers to a crime they barely comprehend. Erdrich makes the reader question the fairness of law and the reality of justice. ~ Reviewed by Amelia Stymacks


The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry

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ISBN: 9781616204518
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Published: Algonquin Books - December 2nd, 2014

What a delightful read! When someone leaves their baby in grumpy A.J.’s bookshop, he begins reevaluating his life. A book for book lovers! ~ Reviewed by Amelia Stymacks


Of Things Gone Astray

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$19.99
ISBN: 9780007562473
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Published: Friday Project - February 3rd, 2015

In London, a group of people have lost that which they hold most dear. A girl stands in the airport waiting for her lover while her feet turn to roots and her skin to bark. A recluse loses the front wall of her home, while a workaholic cannot find his office building. Piano keys, a sense of direction, and a boy's relationship with his father all have gone astray. Slowly, each victim adapts, unwittingly helping one another during the briefest encounters. Each loss is heartbreaking and each character's struggle to survive is inspiring. With stunning prose and insight, Matthewson uses magic to illuminate truth in this hauntingly beautiful debut novel. ~ Reviewed by Amelia Stymacks


The Gift of Rain

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ISBN: 9781602860742
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Published: Hachette Books - May 5th, 2009

Eng will transport you to another world, bringing to life the heat of the jungle and the grit of the city. A beautifully written novel about the meaning of family and the need to belong. ~ Reviewed by Amelia Stymacks


The Girl on the Train

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$26.95
ISBN: 9781594633669
Availability: Backordered
Published: Riverhead Books - January 13th, 2015

Rachel is an alcoholic, her memories are blurry, but she’s pretty sure she knows something about the missing woman she’s been watching from the train. On the night Megan went missing, Rachel was in the neighborhood and woke up home with blank spots in her memory and a gash in her head. She insinuates herself into the investigation, introduces herself to the woman’s husband as an old friend, and begins retracing her steps. Like Gone Girl, none of the characters are particularly likeable, but the suspense will keep you reading! ~ Reviewed by Amelia Stymacks


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