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The Pilot's Daughter: A Novel

Meredith Jaeger - ?Dutton
Format: Paperback

In the final months of World War II, San Francisco newspaper secretary Ellie Morgan should be planning her wedding and subsequent exit from the newsroom into domestic life. Instead, Ellie, who harbors dreams of having her own column, is using all the skills she's learned as a would-be...
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The Chancellor: The Remarkable Odyssey of Angela Merkel

Kati Marton - ?Simon & Schuster
Format: Hardcover

The Chancellor is at once a riveting political biography and an intimate human story of a complete outsider - a research chemist and pastor's daughter raised in Soviet-controlled East Germany - who rose to become the unofficial leader of the West. Acclaimed biographer Kati Marton set out to pierce...
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The Library: A Fragile History

Andrew Pettegree - ?Basic Books
Format: Hardcover

Famed across the known world, jealously guarded by private collectors, built up over centuries, destroyed in a single day, ornamented with gold leaf and frescoes, or filled with bean bags and children's drawings - the history of the library is rich, varied, and stuffed full of incident....
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The Island of Missing Trees: A Novel

Elif Shafak - Bloomsbury Publishing
Format: Hardcover

Two teenagers, a Greek Cypriot and a Turkish Cypriot, meet at a taverna on the island they both call home. The taverna is the only place that Kostas and Defne can meet in secret, hidden beneath the blackened beams from which hang garlands of garlic and chilli peppers, creeping honeysuckle,...
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Where They Wait: A Novel

Scott Carson - ?Atria/Emily Bestler Books
Format: Hardcover

Recently laid-off from his newspaper and desperate for work, war correspondent Nick Bishop takes a humbling job: writing a profile of a new mindfulness app called Clarity. It's easy money, and a chance to return to his hometown for his first visit in years. The app itself seems like...
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David Copperfield's History of Magic

David Copperfield - Simon & Schuster
Format: Hardcover

In this personal journey through a unique and remarkable performing art, David Copperfield profiles twenty-eight of the world's most groundbreaking magicians. From the 16th-century magistrate who wrote the first book on conjuring to the roaring twenties and the man who fooled Houdini,...
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Year Of The Hawk: America's Descent into Vietnam, 1965

James A. Warren - ?Scribner
Format: Hardcover

As a cynical French proverb states, "Nothing fails like success." And no success in modern military history sparked a more catastrophic failure than the American efforts in Vietnam in 1965, led by the administration of Lyndon Johnson, who had misled the American public about his intentions...
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Game On: Tempting Twenty-Eight

Janet Evanovich

When Stephanie Plum is woken up in the middle of the night by the sound of footsteps in her apartment, she wishes she didn’t keep her gun in the cookie jar in her kitchen. And when she finds out the intruder is fellow apprehension agent Diesel, six feet of hard muscle and bad attitude...

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The Nameless Ones: A Thriller

John Connolly - Atria/Emily Bestler Books
Format: Hardcover

In Amsterdam, four bodies, violently butchered, are discovered in a canal house, the remains of friends and confidantes of the assassin known only as Louis. The men responsible for the murders are Serbian war criminals. They believe they can escape retribution by retreating to their homeland....
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The Christmas Promise

Richard Paul Evans - Gallery Books
Format: Hardcover


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