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'To Paradise' is an inspired and vivid puzzle that doesn't quite come together

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'The Latinist' is an academic suspense story, with just a touch of Agatha Christie

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Harper Collins

In 'Sea State,' life gets rocky when a journalist gets involved with her subject

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Literary fiction dominates Maureen Corrigan's 2021 Best Books list

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Penguin Random House

'The Sinner and the Saint' masterfully unpacks a Dostoevsky classic

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Harper Collins

Louise Erdrich's disquieting new novel will keep you on your toes

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Macmillan

'My Monticello' grapples with the past, present and future of American racism

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In this new political thriller, a familiar pantsuited figure saves democracy

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With 'Cloud Cuckoo Land,' Anthony Doerr Dazzles And Disturbs

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Simon & Schuster

Make This 'Fortnight in September' Your Pandemic Escape

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'Beautiful World' Is Sally Rooney's Toughest, Most Sweeping Novel To Date

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Penguin Random House

Think You Know Where The Stories In 'Skinship' Are Going? Think Again

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William Morrow

Laura Lippman's 'Dream Girl' Is The Latest Thriller To Center On Stolen Stories

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Macmillan

The Nuns In 'Agatha Of Little Neon' Don't Fly Or Sing, But They Will Stay With You

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'Afterparties' Is A Bittersweet Triumph For A Fresh Voice Silenced Too Soon

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