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Mr. Flood’s Last Resort by Jess Kidd

Published June 14, 2018 12:01 a.m.

The word for this book is quirky. Delightfully so. Maude Drennan, a young Irish Catholic woman at loose ends, takes a job as a care giver.

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There There by Tommy Orange

Published June 14, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Gertrude Stein once dismissed Oakland, California, saying, “There is no there, there.”

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Ocean Meets Sky by Terry Fan and Eric Fan

Published June 14, 2018 12:01 a.m.

The Fan brothers are back with another charming picture book.

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The Adventures of a Girl Called Bicycle by Christina Uss

Published June 14, 2018 12:01 a.m.

This is a near perfect, whimsical adventure!

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Less by Andrew Sean Greer

Published June 14, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Using the age-old excuse of “I have to work” to skip out of an invitation to his ex-boyfriend’s wedding, we follow Arthur Less as he attends as many literary events—some obscure, others questionable—as he can possibly fit in until the wedding date passes and he is free to move forward.

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Visible Empire by Hannah Pittard

Published June 14, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Set in the sultry Atlanta summer of 1962, this novel is based around the aftermath of a true event, the crash of Air France Flight 007 at Orly Airport in Paris, a plane filled with the city’s wealthiest, art-oriented residents.

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Us Against You by Fredrik Backman

Published June 14, 2018 12:01 a.m.

This unforgettable story offers incredible insight into the angst of teens and family.

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Selected Works of Alexander Hamilton by Alexander Hamilton himself published by Peter Norton

Published June 14, 2018 12:01 a.m.

If you’ve gotten caught up in all the Alexander Hamilton hype, and even if you haven’t, you must surely read this book!

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August Snow by Stephen Mack Jones

Published May 31, 2018 12:01 a.m.

August Snow is an ex-police detective who was fired from the Detroit police department.

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Plenty by Yotam Ottolenghi

Published May 31, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Once, when asked about his cooking philosophy, chef and cookbook author Yotam Ottolenghi said he wants “drama in the mouth.”

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What I Leave Behind by Alison McGhee

Published May 31, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Will walks. He has to. He walks to work at Dollar Tree every day.

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Daughters of the Storm by Kim Wilkins

Published May 31, 2018 12:01 a.m.

This is an excellent fantasy with strong, yet humanly flawed, female characters.

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First, We Make the Beast Beautiful: A New Journey Through Anxiety by Sarah Wilson

Published May 31, 2018 12:01 a.m.

This incredibly honest memoir recasts anxiety as an opportunity to live life with fullness and meaning.

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Lawn Boy by Jonathan Evison

Published May 31, 2018 12:01 a.m.

After a long and dreary winter, this fresh, bright cover drew me in.

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Tin Man by Sarah Winman

Published May 31, 2018 12:01 a.m.

This is a tender novel of friendship and heartache. Although it may seem small, it packs a huge emotional punch.

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The Word is Murder by Anthony Horowitz

Published May 31, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Anthony Horowitz is back—as an author and main character—in The Word is Murder.

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Mr. Boddington’s Etiquette, Charm and Civility for Every Occasion by Mr. Boddington’s Studio

Published May 31, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Mr. Boddington’s Etiquette, Charm and Civility for Every Occasion is a refreshing resource in our current culture.

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My Dear Hamilton by Stephanie Dray and Laura Kamoie

Published May 31, 2018 12:01 a.m.

This heart-wrenching, informative, historically accurate novel about the life of Eliza Schuyler Hamilton, Alexander Hamilton’s wife, is a true page turner.

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My Dear Hamilton by Stephanie Dray and Laura Kamoie

Published May 17, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Hamilton! Hamilton! Everywhere! On stage! In books! This particular novel focuses on Alexander Hamilton’s personal life as told by his strong, understanding wife Elizabeth.

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The Only Story by Julian Barnes

Published May 17, 2018 12:01 a.m.

At the local tennis club, 19 year-old Paul, home from university to his London suburb, is recruited to fill out a mixed doubles match

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The Cloister by James Carroll

Published May 17, 2018 12:01 a.m.

The love story of medieval French philosopher and theologian Peter Abelard and his protégée Heloise is now legendary, although it obscures the more provocative teachings for which Abelard was censured during his lifetime.

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The Doughnut Fix by Jessie Janowitz

Published May 17, 2018 12:01 a.m.

The sign said, “Yes, We Do Have Chocolate Cream Doughnuts,” but the sign was wrong.

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The Death and Life of the Great Lakes by Dan Egan

Published May 17, 2018 12:01 a.m.

You’re going to be shocked when you find out what’s happening beneath the surface of our Great Lakes (hint: it’s not good), and by the time you finish this book you’ll want to join the scientists currently racing to engineer a solution to save the most important bodies of freshwater on the planet.

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Noir by Christopher Moore

Published May 17, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Sammy is a (not-quite-so-innocent) bartender thrown into a weird and dangerous situation in this new favorite from Christopher Moore.

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The Electric Woman: A Memoir in Death-Defying Acts by Tessa Fontaine

Published May 17, 2018 12:01 a.m.

This is for anyone who has ever dreamed of running off to the circus but didn’t have the courage to do it.

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You Me Everything by Catherine Isaac

Published May 17, 2018 12:01 a.m.

We have all read stories of terminal illness, the challenge of single parenting, foreign travel, and unexpected love, but when put together as Isaac has, in this story, it reminds the reader of the most important aspects of everyday life and how to live it.

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The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See

Published May 03, 2018 12:01 a.m.

This novel, recently released in paperback, provides insight into the love between mothers and daughters, overcoming brutal adversity and loss, how it feels to be a scorned ethnic minority, and the difficulties of reconciling the demands of modernity with constraints imposed by traditional cultures.

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Me, Frida, and the Secret of the Peacock Ring by Angela Cervantes

Published May 03, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Paloma and her mother are spending a summer in Mexico, the home of Paloma’s deceased father, and of Frida Kahlo!

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I’ll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman’s Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer by Michelle McNamara

Published May 03, 2018 12:01 a.m.

I’ve been on a mystery jag of late, thrilling in that Aha! moment when the killer is revealed.

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Space Odyssey: Stanley Kubrick, Arthur C. Clarke, and the Making of a Masterpiece by Michael Benson

Published May 03, 2018 12:01 a.m.

If you adore the 1968 sci-fi masterpiece as much as I do, then you’re going to devour this book.

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