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     January 25th
The Opposite of Everyone: A Novel

Joshilyn Jackson · William Morrow
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

A fiercely independent divorce lawyer learns the power of family and connection when she receives a cryptic message from her estranged mother in this bittersweet, witty novel from the nationally bestselling author of Someone Else's Love Story and gods in Alabama - an emotionally resonant...
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     February 22nd
A Small Indiscretion: A Novel

Jan Ellison · Random House
Format: Hardcover

Fans of Everything I Never Told You and The Girl on the Train will devour this page-turning literary debut about a harrowing coming-of-age and a marriage under siege from O. Henry Prize winner Jan Ellison. "Delicious, lazy-day reading. Just don't underestimate the writing."...
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     March 22nd
The Same Sky: A Novel

Amanda Eyre Ward · Ballantine Books
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

From the acclaimed author of How to Be Lost and Close Your Eyes comes a beautiful and heartrending novel about motherhood, resilience, and faith - a ripped-from-the-headlines story of two families on both sides of the American border.Alice and her husband, Jake, own a barbecue restaurant...
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     April 26th
Redemption Road

John Hart · Thomas Dunne Books
Pages: 417
Format: Print book

Now at NYT Besteller Over 2 million copies of his books in print. The first and only author to win back-to-back Edgars for Best Novel. Every book a New York Times bestseller. After five years, John Hart is back. Since his debut bestseller, The King of Lies, reviewers across the country...
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     May 24th
Ginny Gall: A Novel

Charlie Smith · Harpercollins, 2016.
Pages: 464
Format: Print book

A sweeping, eerily resonant epic of race and violence in the Jim Crow South: a lyrical and emotionally devastating masterpiece from Charlie Smith, whom the New York Public Library has said "may be America's most bewitching stylist alive."Delvin Walker is just a boy when his mother...
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     June 28th
The Ballroom: A Novel

Anna Hope · Random House
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

Following her critically acclaimed debut novel, Wake, Anna Hope delivers a searing story of forbidden love on the Yorkshire moors - with England at the precipice of World War I.
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     July 26th
The Convictions of John Delahunt: A Novel

Andrew Hughes · Pegasus; Reprint edition
Format: Hardcover

Beautifully observed, seductive, and laced with dark humor, a gripping historical thriller -- set in 1840s Dublin -- about a man who betrays his family, his friends, his society and, ultimately, himself. Dublin, 1841. On a cold December morning, a small boy is enticed away from his mother...
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