Telephone

TelephoneZach Wells is a perpetually dissatisfied geologist slash paleobiologist Expert in a very narrow area the geological history of a cave forty four meters above the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon he is a laconic man who plays chess with his daughter, trades puns with his wife while she does yoga,

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The Nickel Boys

The Nickel BoysWinner of the 2020 Pulizer Prize for Fiction n nAs the Civil Rights movement begins to reach the black enclave of Frenchtown in segregated Tallahassee, Elwood Curtis takes the words of Dr Martin Luther King to heart He is as good as anyone Abandoned by his parents, but kept on the straight and n

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Redhead by the Side of the Road

Redhead by the Side of the RoadFrom the beloved and best selling Anne Tyler, a sparkling new novel about misperception, second chances, and the sometimes elusive power of human connection n nMicah Mortimer is a creature of habit A self employed tech expert, superintendent of his Balti apartment building, cautious to a fault

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Hamnet

HamnetDrawing on Maggie O Farrell s long term fascination with the little known story behind Shakespeare s most enigmatic play, HAMNET is a luminous portrait of a marriage, at its heart the loss of a beloved child n nWarwickshire in the 1580s Agnes is a woman as feared as she is sought after for her unus

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Sing, Unburied, Sing

Sing, Unburied, SingA searing and profound Southern odyssey by National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward.In Jesmyn Ward s first novel since her National Book Award winning Salvage the Bones, this singular American writer brings the archetypal road novel into rural twenty first century America Drawing on Morrison and Faul

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Afterlife

AfterlifeThe first adult novel in almost fifteen years by the internationally bestselling author of In the Time of the Butterflies and How the Garc a Girls Lost Their Accents n nAntonia Vega, the immigrant writer at the center of Afterlife, has had the rug pulled out from under her She has just retired from t

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Can You Feel This?

Can You Feel This?In the chaos of a maternity ward, memories of tragedy and grief come flooding back for an anxious mother to be as she struggles to balance her child s needs with her own healing n nRushed into an emergency cesarean section, a woman finds herself in the same hospital where her suicidal mother died Sh

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Anything Is Possible

Anything Is PossibleShort story collection Anything Is Possible explores the whole range of human emotion through the intimate dramas of people struggling to understand themselves and others n nHere are two sisters one trades self respect for a wealthy husband while the other finds in the pages of a book a kindred spir

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Kentukis

KentukisCasi siempre comienza en los hogares Ya se registran miles de casos en Vancouver, Hong Kong, Tel Aviv, Barcelona, Oaxaca, y se est propagando r pidamente a todos los rincones del mundo Los kentukis no son mascotas, ni fantasmas, ni robots Son ciudadanos reales, y el problema se dice en las noti

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Trace Elements (Comissario Guido Brunetti #29)

Trace Elements (Comissario Guido Brunetti #29)When Dottoressa Donato calls the Questura to report that a dying patient at the hospice Fatebenefratelli wants to speak to the police, Commissario Guido Brunetti and his colleague, Claudia Griffoni, waste no time in responding n n They killed him It was bad money I told him no, Benedetta Toso gasp

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Apeirogon

ApeirogonFrom the National Book Award winning and bestselling author of Let the Great World Spin comes an epic novel rooted in the real life friendship between two men united by loss n nColum McCann s most ambitious work to date, Apeirogon named for a shape with a countably infinite number of sides is a tou

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The Weekend

The WeekendWinner of the 2016 Stella Prize and Prime Minister s Literary Award for Fiction for The Natural Way of Things Charlotte Wood s The Weekend, in which three friends in their 70s gather for a last weekend at the former holiday home of a mutual friend who has recently died, where they confront betrayals

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A Thousand Moons

A Thousand MoonsA dazzling new novel about memory and identity set in Paris, Tennessee in the aftermath of the American Civil War from the Booker Prize shortlisted author Sebastian Barry n nWinona Cole, an orphaned child of the Lakota Indians, finds herself growing up in an unconventional household on a farm in West

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