Multi-Period

The Dollhouse

By Fiona Davis - Published 2016

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1952. When 17-year-old Darby McLaughlin moves from Defiance, Ohio to New York to take a secretarial course, she quickly falls under the spell of ...Read Review

Thomas Jefferson Dreams of Sally Hemings

By Stephen O’Connor - Published 2016

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Biographical FictionLiterary

A brilliant, inventive debut novel, Thomas Jefferson Dreams of Sally Hemings presents these two historical figures in intimate detail well beyond the historical ...Read Review

Isabella’s Book

By Alison Mukherjee - Published 2016

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Set in 18th-century Cumberland, this absorbing story follows the lives of Isabella, George and Isaac – childhood friends who grow old without losing touch ...Read Review

The Memory of Us

By Camille Di Maio - Published 2016

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England, 1961. The suicide attempt of a lonely midwife is interrupted by a boy whose mother has gone into premature labor. When the midwife ...Read Review

In the Light of What We See

By Sarah Painter - Published 2016

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In the Light of What We See tells the stories of two women separated by 80 years. The contemporary story of Mina Morgan is ...Read Review

Journey of the Dead: The Trinity Conspiracy, Book 1

By A. C. Townsend - Published 2014

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AdventureFantasy

In Journey of the Dead, the first book in A. C. Townsend’s unusual and ultimately highly readable Trinity Conspiracy series, sixteen-year-old Sarah ...Read Review

The Mysterious Affair at Castaway House

By Stephanie Lam - Published 2016

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Mystery/Crime

Rosie Churchill, aged eighteen in 1965, has run away from home, hiding an ugly secret from her mother. She secures a flat at the ...Read Review

Barkskins

By Annie Proulx - Published 2016

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Literary

What is it that makes Annie Proulx’s voice so compelling, so completely her own? She creates characters and situations and then sits ...Read Review

The Sage Train: Philosophy Comes to Life

By Nicky Hansell - Published 2016

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This novel uses a quirky and original idea: a dead Nietzsche, discussing great philosophers with a travel companion. The book is written in ...Read Review

Cooking for Picasso

By Camille Aubray - Published 2016

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In the spring of 1936, Pablo Picasso is living under an assumed name in the village of Juan-les-Pins and seventeen-year-old Ondine has been tasked ...Read Review