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Laugh-Inducing Essay Collections

Laugh-Inducing Essay Collections

Raise your hand if you need a laugh right now. Guess what, if your hand is up, you’re in the right place! We have plenty of laugh-inducing material in the […]

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Sea of Tranquility Book Club Kit

From the streets of Montreal and New York to the travels of a group of survivors after a plague to a mysterious world of shipping and Ponzi schemes, Emily St. […]

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Behind the Curtain

Theatres have reopened, tickets are selling, and new productions are on the horizon. As we optimistically look toward a new Broadway season and experience magic on stage, there’s always that […]

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Lessons in Chemistry Book Club Kit

Lessons in Chemistry Book Club Kit

“It’s the world versus Elizabeth Zott, an extraordinary woman determined to live on her own terms, and I had no trouble choosing a side. . . . A page-turning and […]

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A Note from the Editor of When We Were Birds

A Note from the Editor of When We Were Birds

Dear Reader, If you love books full of weird women, wild places, and wandering spirits, then I am thrilled to introduce you to Ayanna Lloyd Banwo. Set in an alternative […]

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A Note from Anne Tyler

A Note from Anne Tyler

Dear Reader, Some years ago, a friend who’d developed an interest in genealogy offered to look into my family tree. He already had some information about my father’s relatives, but […]

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Recipe by the Book: Cheese Gratin for Bruno’s Challenge

Recipe by the Book: Cheese Gratin for Bruno’s Challenge

In Bruno’s Challenge, Martin Walker serves up his first ever short-story collection, offering delightful bite-sized tales set in the world of his Bruno, Chief of Police series. Whether he’s tracking down […]

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Eleutheria Book Club Kit

Eleutheria Book Club Kit

“Allegra Hyde’s seductive first novel tackles the big stuff of climate change and the more intimate matter of heartbreak with grace. Indeed, Eleutheria bravely braids these together, the story of […]

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9 Books to Celebrate Pride

Celebrating Pride can take many forms—from exploring the history of literary legends to discovering untold struggles of activist trailblazers, to diving into irresistible novels filled with intrigue, scandal, and romance. […]

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The Colorful Cast of A Visit from the Goon Squad

The Pulitzer Prize–winning novel A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan is a dazzling, shape-shifting work of fiction that spans fifty years.

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