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Strangers at the Gate

McPherson, Catriona · Minotaur Books
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

From the Agatha Award-winning author of Quiet Neighbors comes a twisty, fascinating standalone that begs the question: how well can we ever know the people around us? When Finn and Paddy decide to move from their home in the city to the small town of Simmerton, it feels like everything...
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Sorry for the Dead: A Josephine Tey Mystery

Nicola Upson · Crooked Lane Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

At once a compelling murder mystery and a moving exploration of love and grief, critically acclaimed author Nicola Upson's eighth Josephine Tey mystery is a force to be reckoned with. In the summer of 1915, the sudden death of a young girl brings grief and notoriety to Charleston Farmhouse...
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Long Live Latin: The Pleasures of a Useless Language

Nicola Gardini · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A lively exploration of the joys of a not-so-dead languageFrom the acclaimed novelist and Oxford professor Nicola Gardini, a personal and passionate look at the Latin language: its history, its authors, its essential role in education, and its enduring impact on modern life -- whether we call...
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Joan Didion: The 1960s & 70s

Joan Didion · Library of America
Pages: 980
Format: Hardcover

Library of America launches a definitive collected edition of one of the most original and electric writers of our time with a volume gathering her five iconic books of the 1960s & 70sJoan Didion's influence on postwar American letters is undeniable. Whether writing fiction, memoir,...
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Genesis

Robin Cook · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

New York Times-bestselling author Robin Cook takes on the ripped-from-the-headlines topic of harnessing DNA from ancestry websites to catch a killer in this timely and explosive new medical thriller.When the body of twenty-eight-year-old social worker Kera Jacobsen shows up on Chief New York...
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The Floating Feldmans

Elyssa Friedland
Format: Paperback

A family vacation dredges up a boatload of trouble in the next witty, insightful novel from the acclaimed author of The Intermission."An irresistible drama filled with humor and heart-tugging emotion about family and what it means to belong. I absolutely adore Friedland's warm,...
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Puddin' on the Blitz

Tamar Myers · Severn House Publishers
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

The success of Magdalena Yoder's new Amish-Asian restaurant is threatened by murder in the deliciously quirky new Pennsylvania-Dutch mystery. Although the culinary fare at Magdalena Yoder's new restaurant, Asian Sensations - a unique combination of Asian and Amish cuisine - is not to everyone's...
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Diabhal

Kaufman, Kathleen · Turner
Format: Hardcover

Diabhal (Devil) is the story of cults, exorcisms and the devil in 1980's era Los Angeles. Ceit Robertson, age ten, is the next Matrarc to the Society, a cultish, matriarchal group living in an inconspicuous cul-de-sac in Venice Beach. When Ceit's...
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The Timepiece

Beverly Lewis · Bethany House Publishers
Pages: 336
Format: Paperback

As the only daughter, Sylvia Miller of The Tinderbox has always held a special place in her Old Order family, one Adeline Pelham jeopardizes when she shows up at the Millers' Hickory Hollow farm. It isn't that Adeline means to be a threat, but her very existence is a reminder of the painful...
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Ecstasy and Terror: From the Greeks to Game of Thrones

Mendelsohn, Daniel · New York Review Books
Pages: 384
Format: Paperback

This collection of essays exemplifies the range, depth, and erudition that have made Daniel Mendelsohn "required reading for anyone interested in dissecting culture" (The Daily Beast) . Here Mendelsohn once again casts an eye at literature, film, television,...
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