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Friends and Strangers: A novel

J. Courtney Sullivan - Knopf
Format: Book

Elisabeth, an accomplished journalist and new mother, is struggling to adjust to life in a small town after nearly twenty years in New York City. Alone in the house with her infant son all day (and awake with him much of the night), she feels uneasy, adrift. She neglects her work, losing...
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A Nearly Normal Family: A Novel

M. T. Edvardsson - Celadon Books
Format: Hardcover

"...A compulsively readable tour de force." -- The Wall Street JournalNew York Times Book Review recommends M.T. Edvardsson's A Nearly Normal Family and lauds it as a "page-turner" that forces the reader to confront "the compromises...
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The Two Lives of Lydia Bird: A Novel

Josie Silver - Ballantine Books
Format: Hardcover

Two lives. Two loves. One impossible choice. From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Reese's Book Club Pick One Day in December. . . "I read The Two Lives of Lydia Bird in a single sitting. What a beautiful, emotional gift Josie Silver has given us."...
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Take Me Apart: A Novel

Sara Sligar - MCD
Format: Hardcover

A young archivist's obsession with her subject's mysterious death threatens to destroy her fragile grasp on sanity, in a riveting debut novel of psychological suspenseWhen the famed photographer Miranda Brand died mysteriously at the height of her career, it sent shock waves through...
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I'd Give Anything: A Novel

Marisa de los Santos - William Morrow
Format: Paperback

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Ghosts of Harvard: A Novel

Francesca Serritella - Random House
Format: Hardcover

Cadence Archer arrives on Harvards campus desperate to understand why her brother, Eric, a genius who developed paranoid schizophrenia took his own life there the year before. Losing Eric has left a black hole in Cadys life, and while her decision to follow in her brothers footsteps threatens...
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