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Reading in Common

The Two Hotel Francforts

The sensitively mapped tale of an affair on the eve of war is cloaked within a comedy of manners.

 

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A Reading Life

One Summer: America, 1927

Sacco and Vanzetti, the Great Flood, Lindbergh, and the Bambino -- a snapshot of America in one tumultuous year.

 

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The Speculator

The Abominable

An adventure on the slopes of Mount Everest harks back to the ripping yarns of Kipling and Haggard.

 

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Crime and Punishment

The Luminaries

A death and a disappearance in a New Zealand mining town set off a mystery of epic proportions.

 

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A Reading Life

Patrick Leigh Fermor: An Adventure

A new biography fills in the gaps in the life of one of the twentieth century's most beloved memoirists and travel writers.

 

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University Presses

Thank You, Anarchy

What did the Occupy Wall Street movement mean to the activists who drove it?

 

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Reading Romance

Not the Marrying Kind

They can sweep you off of your feet -- but can they commit?

 

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Reader's Diary

Year Zero: A History of 1945

Surveying the savage aftermath of the Second World War -- and the carefully wrought peace that emerged.

 

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The Speculator

Doctor Sleep

The long-awaited sequel to The Shining proves a chilling American odyssey.

 

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A Reading Life

The Lowland

Two brothers of Calcutta take divergent paths in a tale of 1960s rebellion.

 

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Crime and Punishment

A Commonplace Killing

In a London neighborhood ravaged by German bombs, a woman's disappearance sets off another explosion.

 

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Reading in Common

Someone

A girl grows in Brooklyn, in the latest from the author of Charming Billy.

 

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A Reading Life

Ring Lardner: Stories & Other Writings

The master ventriloquist of the American vernacular in all its comic variety.

 

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Rock & Roll &

No Hitting

In Norman Rush’s Subtle Bodies, a  memorial service brings old friends together.

 

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Crime and Punishment

Evil Eye

A quartet of tales from the dark side of the heart.

 

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