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January 31

Circling the sun : a novel

Paula McLain · Ballantine Books
Format: Print book

"Paula McLain, author of the phenomenal bestseller The Paris Wife, now returns with her keenly anticipated new novel, transporting readers to colonial Kenya in the 1920s. Circling the Sun brings to life a fearless and captivating woman--Beryl Markham, a record-setting aviator caught...
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February 21

A Lesson Before Dying (Vintage Contemporaries)

Ernest J. Gaines
Format: Book

From the author of A Gathering of Old Men and The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman comes a deep and compassionate novel. A young man who returns to 1940s Cajun country to teach visits a black youth on death row for a crime he didn't commit. Together they come to understand the heroism...
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March 28

A Dictionary of Mutual Understanding: A Novel

Jackie Copleton · Penguin Books
Pages: 304
Format: Paperback

In the tradition of Memoirs of a Geisha and The Piano Teacher, a heart-wrenching debut novel of family, forgiveness, and the exquisite pain of love

When Amaterasu Takahashi opens the door of her Philadelphia home to a badly scarred man claiming to be her grandson,...
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April 25

The Storied Life Of Aj Fikry

Gabrielle Zevin · Thorndike Press; Lrg edition
Format: Large Print Hardcover

A. J. Fikry?s life is not at all what he expected it to be. His wife has died, his bookstore is experiencing the worst sales in its history, and now his prized possession, a rare collection of Poe poems, has been stolen. Slowly but surely, he is isolating himself from all the people of Alice...
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