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The Lost Girls of Paris

The Lost Girls of Paris
by Pam Jenoff

A remarkable story of friendship and courage centered around three women and a ring of female secret agents during World War II.

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June 2019
Homegoing

Homegoing
by Yaa Gyasi

Two half sisters, Effia and Esi, unknown to each other, are born into two different tribal villages in 18th century Ghana. Effia will be married off to an English colonial, and will live in comfort in the sprawling, palatial rooms of Cape Coast Castle...

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July 2019
The Library Book

The Library Book
by Susan Orlean

Reopens the unsolved mystery of the most catastrophic library fire in American history, and delivers a dazzling love letter to a beloved institution--our libraries.

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September 2019
Daisy Jones and the Six

Daisy Jones and the Six
by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Daisy is a girl coming of age in L.A. in the late sixties, sneaking into clubs on the Sunset Strip, sleeping with rock stars, and dreaming of singing at the Whisky a Go-Go.

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October 2019
Where the Crawdads Sing

Where the Crawdads Sing
by Delia Owens

About an unforgettable young woman determined to make her way in the wilds of North Carolina, and the two men that will break her isolation open. For years, rumors of the "Marsh Girl" have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast.

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November 2019
Defending Jacob

Defending Jacob
by William Landay

Andy Barber has been an assistant district attorney in his suburban Massachusetts county for more than twenty years. When a shocking crime shatters their New England town, Andy is blindsided by what happens next: his fourteen-year-old son is charged...

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February 2020
Milwaukee Noir

Milwaukee Noir
by Tim Hennessy

The first of its kind--a short fiction collection about Milwaukee, by writers who've experienced life here. The crime/noir genre at its best can be one of the purest forms of social commentary.

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March 2020
The Woman in the Window

The Woman in the Window
by A.J. Finn

"It isn't paranoia if it's really happening ... Anna Fox lives alone -- a recluse in her New York City home, drinking too much wine, watching old movies ... and spying on her neighbors. Then the Russells move next door: a father, a mother, their teenaged

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April 2020
City of Girls

City of Girls
by Elizabeth Gilbert

A unique love story set in the New York City theater world during the 1940s. Told from the perspective of an older woman as she looks back on her youth with both pleasure and regret (but mostly pleasure), City of Girls explores themes of female sexuality

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June 2020
There There

There There
by Tommy Orange

Twelve Native Americans came to the Big Oakland Powwow for different reasons. Jacquie Red Feather is newly sober and trying to make it back to the family she left behind in shame. Dene Oxedrene is pulling his life together after his uncle's death and...

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July 2020