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James Patterson, The Stories of My Life, by James Patterson

James Patterson, The Stories of My Life, by James Patterson (Little, Brown and Co., 360 pages) There’s a rumor out […]

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Lessons in Chemistry, by Bonnie Garmus

Lessons in Chemistry, by Bonnie Garmus (Doubleday, 386 pages) There are a lot of things to appreciate about this debut […]

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Two Nights in Lisbon, by Chris Pavone

Two Nights in Lisbon, by Chris Pavone (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 436 pages) As perhaps the only semi-literate person on […]

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Musical Revolutions: How the Sounds of the Western World Changed, by Stuart Isacoff

Musical Revolutions: How the Sounds of the Western World Changed, by Stuart Isacoff (Deckle Edge, 320 pages) In modern parlance, […]

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The Immortal King Rao, by Vauhini Vara

The Immortal King Rao, by Vauhini Vara (W.W. Norton & Co., 384 pages) Commercially successful fiction usually doesn’t make the […]

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Kingdom of Bones, by James Rollins

Kingdom of Bones, by James Rollins (William Morrow, 435 pages) Jim Czajkowski — you might know him by his pen […]

Out of the Corner by Jennifer Grey
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Out of the Corner, by Jennifer Grey

Out of the Corner, by Jennifer Grey (Ballantine, 335 pages) She had the time of her life. I’m sorry, but […]

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What We Wish Were True, by Tallu Schuyler Quinn

What We Wish Were True, by Tallu Schuyler Quinn (Convergent, 187 pages) After Tallu Schuyler Quinn was diagnosed with cancer […]

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The Homewreckers, by Mary Kay Andrews

The Homewreckers, by Mary Kay Andrews (St. Martin’s Press, 437 pages) Mary Kay Andrews is, by many accounts, “queen of […]

book cover for Tobacco Wives, by Adele Myers
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Riverman: An American Odyssey, by Ben McGrath

Riverman: An American Odyssey, by Ben McGrath (Knopf, 272 pages) The curious life and mysterious death of Dick Conant makes […]

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