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May 10

The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry: A Novel

Gabrielle Zevin · Algonquin Books
Pages: 270
Format: Book

A. J. Fikry's life is not at all what he expected it to be. He lives alone, his bookstore is experiencing the worst sales in its history, and now his prized possession, a rare collection of Poe poems, has been stolen. But when a mysterious package appears at the bookstore, its unexpected...

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June 14
1986 Man Booker Prize (Nominated), 1987 Arthur C. Clarke Awards

The Handmaid's Tale

Margaret Atwood · Anchor
Pages: 311
Format: Paperback

From the bestselling author of Alias Grace and the MaddAddam trilogy, here is the #1 New York Times bestseller and seminal work of speculative fiction from the Booker Prize-winning author.

Now a Hulu series starring Elizabeth Moss, Samira Wiley, and Joseph Fiennes....
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July 12
Goodreads choice awards for Best Nonfiction

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Rebecca Skloot · Crown Publishers
Pages: 369
Format: Book

Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer who worked the same land as her slave ancestors, yet her cells - taken without her knowledge - became one of the most important tools in medicine. The first "immortal" human...

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August 9


Laura Esquivel · Anchor
Format: Book

Earthy, magical, and utterly charming, this tale of family life in turn-of-the-century Mexico became a best-selling phenomenon with its winning blend of poignant romance and bittersweet wit.

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