Literary Fiction

Olive, Again Elizabeth Strout

OLIVE, AGAIN is a sequel to Strout's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, Olive Kitteridge. ...

Oh William! Elizabeth Strout

OH, WILLIAM! finds Lucy Barton invited by her ex-husband to help discover a family secret that will change both their lives forever.

 

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Lucy by the Sea Elizabeth Strout

LUCY BY THE SEA  conjours up every human emotion you can imagine when a divorced couple is stuck together in a lockdown during the early days of the pandemic.

 

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Shadow of the Lions Christopher Swann

SHADOW OF THE LIONS will remind readers of the terrific literary thriller of two decades ago by Donna Tartt, Secret History. This powerful debut is also set at an elite private school and features a student mysteriously going missing. The twists and turns of the plot give the feel of a seasoned writer rather...

Only Love Can Break Your Heart Ed Tarkington

ONLY LOVE CAN BREAK YOUR HEART finds an eight-year-old betrayed by the older sibling he adores. The story becomes suspenseful when the youngster becomes a teenager himself and is consumed in an affair with the girl next door - although she is much his senior. A double murder creates even more...

The Fortunate Ones Ed Tarkington

THE FORTUNATE ONES is a beautifully written and engaging story of powerful opposing thoughts: doing the right thing or rising to the top as is the birthright of certain people. It is timely and addictive.

 

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The Bad Angel Brothers Paul Theroux

THE BAD ANGEL BROTHERS is a sibling rivalry from hell. Theroux has a distinct eye for human nature as is obvious as  he travels the story from Mexico to Alaska and Africa to Columbia

 

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Nora Webster Colm Tóibín

NORA WEBSTER follows events in the life of a young Irish widow raising four children as she reaches the depths of despair and finds solace. Colm Tóibín has again created one of his signature unforgettable characters.

 

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Vinegar Girl Anne Tyler

VINEGAR GIRL is a modern day retelling of Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew using a scientist's daughter for the protagonist. Our young hero is the object of her father's outrageous plan to marry her off to his assistant to prevent this brilliant immigrant from being deported. Fun ensues

 

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Clock Dance Anne Tyler

CLOCK DANCE is the story of an older woman finding meaning in her life when she flies across the country to attend to a woman and a child she's never met.

 

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