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Literary Hits from the 90s We Love to Reread

Literary Hits from the 90s We Love to Reread

Trends may come and go, but great books are forever. As we approach the twenty-fifth anniversary of Sapphire’s groundbreaking novel Push, we’re looking back at other literary hits from the …

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The Brittanys Book Club Kit

The Brittanys Book Club Kit

Bursting with bittersweet nostalgia, The Brittanys is a funny, poignant, perfectly voiced debut novel by Brittany Ackerman. Sarah Gerard, author of True Love, raves “I’ve never read any book that …

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Recipe by the Book: Cold Radish Soup for Crying in H Mart

Recipe by the Book: Cold Radish Soup for Crying in H Mart

In addition to being an indie rock sensation — Japanese Breakfast’s highly anticipated third album Jubilee just dropped earlier this month — Michelle Zauner is a masterful memoirist. Her New …

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Pride Month, First Kisses, and Eurovision: A Q&A with Eric Nguyen

Pride Month, First Kisses, and Eurovision: A Q&A with Eric Nguyen

Eric Nguyen has hit the scene with Things We Lost to the Water. A stunning debut about an immigrant Vietnamese family who settles in New Orleans and struggles to remain connected …

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Charles Johnson’s Preface to Juneteenth by Ralph Ellison

Charles Johnson’s Preface to Juneteenth by Ralph Ellison

Read National Book Award-winning author Charles Johnson’s new preface to Ralph Ellison’s Juneteenth

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Olympus, Texas Book Club Kit

Olympus, Texas Book Club Kit

“The Iliad meets Friday Night Lights in this muscular, captivating debut that reimagines Greek myths in a backwater east Texas town. The abrupt arrival of a ne’er-do-well son disrupts the …

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Great Gifts for Dad

Great Gifts for Dad

With Father’s Day coming up, now is the perfect time to get that special gift for Dad!

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An Exclusive Q&A with Brittany Ackerman, author of The Brittanys

An Exclusive Q&A with Brittany Ackerman, author of The Brittanys

Brittany Ackerman’s The Brittanys is a perfectly voiced coming-of-age story that captures what it’s like to be a teenage girl. Transporting us back to 2004, Ackerman’s debut novel is bursting …

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Celebrate Pride Month with Carolina De Robertis

Celebrate Pride Month with Carolina De Robertis

Carolina De Robertis is no stranger to giving us stories about political power, identity, and human connection. After her most recent phenomenal novel, Cantoras, she is handing us something new, and a …

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Recipe by the Book: Brisket for Nobody Will Tell You This But Me

Recipe by the Book: Brisket for Nobody Will Tell You This But Me

Bess Kalb’s bestselling memoir Nobody Will Tell You This But Me will make you simultaneously laugh and cry as you fall in love with her dear grandmother Bobby. Jodi Picoult, …

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