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The Whites: A Novel By Richard Price, Harry Brandt Cover Image
ISBN: 9780312621308
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Published: Picador - February 9th, 2016

An electrifying Greek tragedy of a thriller about friendship, allegiance, the harboring of dangerous secrets, and the settling of old scores amongst a squad of former aggressive anti-crime New York detectives, known as the Wild Geese. Don't miss this one! ~ Reviewed by Amy Palmer

In Other Words

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In Other Words By Jhumpa Lahiri, Ann Goldstein (Translated by) Cover Image
By Jhumpa Lahiri, Ann Goldstein (Translated by)
ISBN: 9781101875551
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Published: Knopf - February 9th, 2016

This creative and engaging autobiographical work by the Pulitzer Prize winning author chronicles Lahiri's passion for the Italian language. Her utter immersion in a new language becomes an exploration in self-expression: a writer's search for a new voice, a new identity. What emerges is a beautifully rendered series of self-reflective essays rich in nuance and metaphor that at their heart question the nature of existence. ~ Reviewed by Amy Palmer

Leaving Before the Rains Come

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Leaving Before the Rains Come By Alexandra Fuller Cover Image
ISBN: 9780143128427
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Published: Penguin Books - January 12th, 2016

This poignant memoir by Alexandra Fuller details the unraveling of her marriage through the lens of a childhood lived during the violence of the Rhodesian wars. Having suffered heartbreaking loss, having faced down armed rebels, scorpions, and baboon spiders, having battled the medical profession to save her husband's life following a near fatal accident, Fuller is a fearless survivor. Striding into her own both linguistically and personally, Leaving Before the Rains Come is her most powerful work to date. ~ Reviewed by Amy Palmer

Did You Ever Have a Family

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Did You Ever Have a Family By Bill Clegg Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781476798172
Published: Gallery/Scout Press - September 1st, 2015

On the morning of her daughter's wedding, June Reid's house explodes in flame destroying her entire family. The novel is a chorus of voices, each revealing a secret history. This is about family, shown at its best and worst, and what it takes to survive. ~ Reviewed by Amy Palmer

A Little Life

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A Little Life By Hanya Yanagihara Cover Image
ISBN: 9780804172707
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Published: Anchor - January 26th, 2016

The characters in this utterly devastating novel about unspeakable suffering, loyalty, and love will insert themselves into your heart, perhaps for a lifetime. This is a novel to be discussed, wept over, celebrated. ~ Reviewed by Amy Palmer


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