Fiction

Fiction

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The Water Dancer: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399590597
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Published: One World - September 24th, 2019

In the rotted core of Virginia’s grand plantations, Hiram Walker’s story begins. He’s quick-witted, intelligent, and possesses a gift that will be awakened by loss and rage. Years later, Hiram’s near-drowning triggers memories and the awareness that he has the power to lead slaves north to freedom. An epic and deep novel, not to be missed. (Marilyn)


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Red at the Bone: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525535270
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 17th, 2019

What happens when two people, bound together by their children, want disparate lives? Two black families are entwined when one’s son and one’s daughter—Aubrey and Iris—become pregnant. In a twist on a well-worn tale, Iris attends college and leaves Aubrey to raise their daughter. Heart-wrenching, familial, and necessary. (Kelly)


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Inland: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780812992861
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Published: Random House - August 13th, 2019

Great books make us create our own mythology and embark on a journey to ancestral lands that may have never existed. I dare to say no other book since Beloved, by the incomparable Toni Morrison, made me feel such awe at what books can do. You’ll want to re-read this spectacular historical novel of the American West over and over again. (Aggie)


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The Testaments: The Sequel to The Handmaid's Tale Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385543781
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Published: Nan A. Talese - September 10th, 2019

Literary icon Margaret Atwood has graced the world with this long-anticipated sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale. Fear not readers, The Testaments delivers on all the hype and high expectations. Equal parts thriller and prophetic dystopia, fans of the original book, the television series, and newcomers alike will appreciate this brilliant novel. (Michael)


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The Secrets We Kept: A novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525656159
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Published: Knopf - September 3rd, 2019

A divine and doomed love affair between Russian author Boris Pasternak and his muse Olga Ivinskaya, interwoven with forbidden love story between two American women typists working for CIA in the midst of the Cold War. Lara Prescott brilliantly portrays how a timeless novel like Pasternak's Doctor Zhivago can change the course of history. (Aggie)


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The Topeka School: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780374277789
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - October 1st, 2019

A coming-of-age novel set in Kansas in the 1990s. Adam Gordon has a terrible haircut, is a senior at Topeka High School, and a debate champion. When a heartbreaking event occurs involving Adam’s friend, Darren, a mentally disturbed teenager, we witness the consequences of toxic violence and the ominous vision of today’s political climate. (Aggie)


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Ninth House Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250313072
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Published: Flatiron Books - October 8th, 2019

Leigh Bardugo like you’ve never seen her before. Galaxy “Alex” Stern has led a difficult life. An opportunity arises to attend Yale on a full-ride—but why her? After a murder takes place on campus, Alex begins to uncover just how far the corruption runs. A dark, cryptic, and sinister tale of Yale and its secret societies. (Joseline)


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The Dutch House: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062963673
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Published: Harper - September 24th, 2019

The Dutch House tells the story of two loving siblings growing up in a grandiose mansion still filled with previous owners’ portraits. When their mother disappears without any explanation, the house fills with an aching absence. We follow Maeve and Danny throughout their adult lives as they try to understand why their mother abandoned them. (Aggie)


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The Starless Sea: A Novel Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780385541213
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Published: Doubleday - November 5th, 2019

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Night Circus comes an imaginative and fantastical tale about a boy who finds a mysterious book and is subsequently thrust into a hidden underground world full of magic and pirates, liars and lovers. This book is pure escapist fantasy and absolutely enchanting to read. (McKenna)