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True-to-Life Debuts From Two Authors
'The March': A Civil War Novel
Percival Everett's 'Wounded': Winter in Wyoming
E.L. Doctorow's Civil War: 'The March'
'A Thousand Years of Good Prayers'
'The Tender Bar': Life Down at the Local
Rushdie's 'Shalimar the Clown' Splits Time Zones
Tennis' King vs. Riggs in 'A Necessary Spectacle'
'Willful Creatures' from Writer Aimee Bender
'People Get Ready': A History of Gospel
Bonding Over Babies: 'Little Beauties'
'Incendiary' by Chris Cleave
An Epic Tale of 'Desertion'