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The new thriller from E. G. Scott follows a woman looking for answers after her boyfriend goes missing and a corpse appears that implicates her in the murder of a woman she never met. Charlotte, a midthirties Long Island woman, has felt so alone since her promising career in neuroscience imploded. But she has an […]

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Oprah Winfrey has chosen Deacon King Kong by James McBride as the latest Oprah’s Book Club pick. “In a moment when our country roils with anger and grief, this book reminds us that when we come together as a community in compassion and empathy, our love triumphs.”—Oprah Winfrey Click to Watch Oprah’s Announcement. Click to Read an Excerpt of Deacon King […]

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From the bestselling author of Skinny Dip and Razor Girl, a hilarious new novel of social and political intrigue, set against the glittering backdrop of Florida’s gold coast. It’s the height of the Palm Beach charity ball season: for every disease or cause, there’s a reason for the local luminaries to eat (minimally), drink (maximally), and be […]

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“Sister Outsider‘s teachings, by one of our most revered elder stateswomen, should be read by everyone.” -Essence Presenting the essential writings of black lesbian poet and feminist writer Audre Lorde, Sister Outsider (a New York Times New & Noteworthy book) celebrates an influential voice in twentieth-century literature, with a foreword by Mahogany L. Browne. In this charged collection […]

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“A gorgeous, Technicolor take on America in the middle of the twentieth century.”—Colson Whitehead, Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Nickel Boys From the award-winning, bestselling author of Chang & Eng and Half a Life, a new novel about Lucille Ball, a thrilling love story starring Hollywood’s first true media mogul. This indelible romance begins with a daring conceit—that the author’s grandfather may have […]