Pulitzer Prize Winning Authors
|My Name Is Lucy Barton||Elizabeth Strout||
MY NAME IS LUCY BARTON is the unforgettable story of a mother and daughter attempting to reconnect their strained relationship. The vehicle is the parent visiting her child in the hospital following a thought-to-be minor operation.
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|Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine, and the Miracle that Set them Free||Héctor Tobar||
DEEP DOWN DARK: THE UNTOLD STORIES OF 33 MEN BURIED IN A CHILEAN MINE, AND THE MIRACLE THAT SET THEM FREE is the exclusive account the victims shared of their sixty-nine days beneath thousands of feet of rock.
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|Memorial Drive: A Daughter's Memoir||Natasha Trethewey||
|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
|French Braid||Anne Tyler||
FRENCH BRAID is Anne Tyler at her best - giving readers a warm, wonderful glimpse of family life from the 1950s to the present, with all the heartbreak and hilarity expected - and much not anticipated. A truly fun read from the first page until the last.
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|Redhead by the Side of the Road||Anne Tyler||
REDHEAD BY THE SIDE OF THE ROAD finds Micah, a cautious tech expert in Baltimore and a creature of habit, dealing with a string of sudden surprises that turn his life upside down, like his girlfriend getting an eviction notice and a young man coming to his door and claiming to be his son, and all told with Anne's...
|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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|The Nickel Boys||Colson Whitehead||
THE NICKEL BOYS revolves around two young men sentenced to a juvenile reformatory in 1960s Jim Crow Florida where they and the other residents are subject to the cruel abuse of the staff, both physically and sexually. One, Elwood Curtis, keeps the words of Martin Luther King Jr. in his mind and heart, trying to live Dr...
|Crook Manifesto||Colson Whitehead||
CROOK MANIFESTO looks at 1970s New York in all its seedy glory. It is a darkly funny tale of a city under siege.
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|Why Priests?: A Failed Tradition||Garry Wills||
WHY PRIESTS? A FAILED TRADITION is a brilliant argument for a rethinking of the role of the church. Garry Wills emphasizes that he is not opposed to priesthood, having studied for five years toward that goal himself. This is a provocative and challenging read.
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