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Wally Lamb · Harper
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

New York Times bestselling author Wally Lamb weaves an evocative, deeply affecting tapestry of one Baby Boomer's life - Felix Funicello, introduced in Wishin' and Hopin' - and the trio of unforgettable women who have changed it, in this radiant homage to the resiliency, strength, and power...
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The Animators: A Novel

Kayla Rae Whitaker · Random House
Pages: 372
Format: Print book

"A wildly original novel that pulses with heart and truth . . . That this powerful exploration of friendship, desire, ambition, and secrets manages to be ebullient, gripping, heartbreaking, and deeply deeply funny is a testament to Kayla Rae Whitaker's formidable gifts. I was so sorry...
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Carrying Albert Home: The Somewhat True Story of A Man, His Wife, and Her Alligator

Homer Hickam · William Morrow
Pages: 398
Format: Print book

Big Fish meets The Notebook in this emotionally evocative story about a man, a woman, and an alligator that is a moving tribute to love, from the New York Times bestselling author of the award-winning memoir Rocket Boys - the basis of the movie October Sky.Elsie Lavender and Homer Hickam...
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History of Wolves

Emily Fridlund · Atlantic Monthly Press
Pages: 279
Format: Print book

"So delicately calibrated and precisely beautiful that one might not immediately sense the sledgehammer of pain building inside this book. And I mean that in the best way. What powerful tension and depth this provides!" - Aimee BenderFourteen-year-old Linda lives with her parents...
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News of the World: A Novel

Paulette Jiles · William Morrow
Pages: 213
Format: Print book

National Book Award Finalist - FictionIt is 1870 and Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd travels through northern Texas, giving live readings to paying audiences hungry for news of the world. An elderly widower who has lived through three wars and fought in two of them, the captain enjoys his rootless,...
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The Second Mrs. Hockaday: A Novel

Susan Rivers · Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
Pages: 264
Format: Print book

"TAUT, ALMOST UNBEARABLE SUSPENSE . . . This galvanizing historical portrait of courage, determination, and abiding love mesmerizes and shocks." - BOOKLIST (starred review) "All I had known for certain when I came around the hen house that first evening in July and saw my husband...
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This Is How It Always Is: A Novel

Laurie Frankel · Flatiron Books
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

This is how a family keeps a secret ... and how that secret ends up keeping them.This is how a family lives happily ever after ... until happily ever after becomes complicated.This is how children change ... and then change the world.When Rosie and Penn and their four boys welcome the newest...
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