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Klara and the Sun

A luminous tale of  AI friendship, that explores a fundamental question: what does it mean to love?"

The Rib King

An intricately woven novel that centers around the black servants of a down-on-its heels upper-class white family.

How the One-Armed Sister Sweeps Her House

An intimate portrayal of interconnected lives, across race and class, in a rapidly changing resort town.

We Need to Hang Out

At the age of forty, Billy Baker discovers that he's lost something crucial along the way: his friends.

Drug Use for Grown-ups

A powerful argument that the greatest dangers from drugs flow from their being illegal.

Walking with Ghosts

A lyrical homage to the people and landscapes that ultimately shape our destinies.

The Wife Upstairs

A timeless tale of forbidden romance, ill-advised attraction, and a wife who just won't stay buried. 

Nine Days

The 1960 US presidential election with a focus on the role played by the imprisonment of Martin Luther King Jr.

Marion Lane and the Midnight Murder

A mysterious group of detectives recruited for Miss Brickett's Investigations & Inquiries to solve crimes.

Better Luck Next Time

Friendship can save us, love can destroy us, and the family we create can be stronger than the family we come from.


A fugitive girl, a mysterious gang of robbers, and their dangerous mission to transform the Wild West.

Waiting for the Night Song

An urgent message from her long-estranged best friend Daniela brings Cadie back to her childhood home.

The Prophets

The forbidden union between two enslaved young men on a Deep South plantation.

Black Buck

A young black man accidentally impresses a CEO, catapulting him into the opportunity of a lifetime. 

The Look of the Book

Examines art at the edges of literature through notable covers and the stories behind them.


A memoir about the push and pull of belonging and the seismic emotional toll of family secrets.

Mosquito Supper Club

Every hour, Louisiana loses a football field’s worth of land to the Gulf of Mexico. Before it disappears, Martin wants to…


A novel of extraordinary suspense whose central, unsparing drama is infused by a geopolitical sophistication and a wisdom…

American Oligarchs

The story of the Trump and Kushner families like never before. A multigenerational saga of two families, who rose from…


The United States is in a fifty-states-wide couples' counseling session, thinking about filing for divorce. Can a nation…

Dessert Person

Presents professional tips and troubleshooting strategies for sweet and savory dessert recipes, from American pastry chef…

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