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“Paula McLain is considered the new star of historical
fiction, and for good reason. Fans of The Paris Wife will be
captivated by Circling the Sun, which . . . is both
beautifully written and utterly engrossing.”—Ann
Patchett, Country Living
Paula McLain, author of the phenomenal bestseller The Paris Wife, now returns with her keenly anticipated new novel, transporting readers to colonial Kenya in the 1920s.
“Foodies and those who love contemporary literature
will devour this novel that is being compared to Elizabeth
Strout’s Olive Kitteridge. A
Journal (starred review)
Kitchens of the Great Midwest, about a young woman with a once-in-a-generation palate who becomes the iconic chef behind the country’s most coveted dinner reservation, is the summer’s most hotly-anticipated debut.
In her highly anticipated new novel, Judy Blume, the New York Times # 1 best-selling author of Summer Sisters and of young adult classics such as Are You There God. It’s Me, Margaret, creates a richly textured and moving story of three generations of families, friends and strangers, whose lives are profoundly changed by unexpected events.
In the familiar setting of Holt, Colorado, home to all of Kent Haruf’s inimitable fiction, Addie Moore pays an unexpected visit to a neighbor, Louis Waters.
“Every so often you come upon a story that seems like a lost tale of Grimm newly come to light.
Early Warning opens in 1953 with the Langdon family at a crossroads.
Ben and Caroline Tierney and their two young boys are hoping to start over. Ben has hit a dead end with his new novel, Caroline has lost her banking job, and eight-year-old Charlie is being bullied at his Manhattan school.