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Leave the World Behind by Rumaan Alam

Leave the World Behind by Rumaan Alam Review by Sylvie Weissman Okay, I get it – no one wants to read an apocalyptic novel right…

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World of Wonders by Aimee Nezhukumatathil

World of Wonders by Aimee Nezhukumatathil Review by Myrna Mibus Filled with short, beautifully written essays about the natural world and accompanied by gorgeous illustrations,…

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Here We Are by Graham Swift

Here We Are by Graham Swift Review by Jessica Peterson White There’s a special place in my heart for perfectly rendered novels under 200 pages,…

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Raybearer by Jordan Ifueko

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The Blue Ticket by Sophie Macintosh

The Blue Ticket by Sophie Mackintosh Review by Sylvie Weissman Taking place in a world where women’s futures are decided on the day of their…

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Northernmost by Peter Geye

Northernmost by Peter Geye Review by Jessica Peterson White Many a Minnesota reader has been enthralled by Peter Geye’s writing, most recently in his 2016…

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A Burning by Megha Majumdar

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Rodham by Curtis Sittenfeld

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The City We Became by N. K. Jemisin

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