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Mrs. Everything

From Jennifer Weiner, the 1 New York Times bestselling author of Who Do You Love and In Her Shoes, comes a smart, thoughtful, and timely exploration of two sisters lives from the 1950s to the present as they struggle to find their places and be true to themselves in a rapidly evolving world Mrs.

Evvie Drake Starts Over

In a small town in Maine, recently widowed Eveleth Evvie Drake rarely leaves her house Everyone in town, including her best friend, Andy, thinks grief keeps her locked inside, and she doesn t correct them In New York, Dean Tenney, former major league pitcher and Andy s childhood friend, is strug

Magic for Liars

Ivy Gamble has never wanted to be magic She is perfectly happy with her life she has an almost sustainable career as a private investigator, and an empty apartment, and a slight drinking problem It s a great life and she doesn t wish she was like her estranged sister, the magically gifted professo

Ayesha at Last

A smart young Muslim Canadian woman navigates the complexities of career, love, and family in this lively homage to a Jane Austen classic While it is a truth universally acknowledged that a single Muslim man must be in want of a wife, there s an even greater truth To his Indian mother, his own in

Mostly Dead Things

One morning, Jessa Lynn Morton walks into the family taxidermy shop to find that her father has committed suicide, right there on one of the metal tables Shocked and grieving, Jessa steps up to manage the failing business, while the rest of the Morton family crumbles Her mother starts sneaking int

Bunny

Samantha Heather Mackey couldn t be of an outsider in her small, highly selective MFA program at New England s Warren University A scholarship student who prefers the company of her dark imagination to that of most people, she is utterly repelled by the rest of her fiction writing cohort a cl

The Girl in Red

From the national bestselling author of Alice comes a postapocalyptic take on the perennial classic Little Red Riding Hood about a woman who isn t as defenseless as she seems It s not safe for anyone alone in the woods There are predators that come out at night critters and coyotes, snakes an

The Tenth Muse

The first thing I remember being said of me with any consistency was that I was intelligent and I recognized even then that it was a comment leveled at me with as much disapproval as admiration Still, I never tried to hide or suppress my mind as some girls do, and thank God, because that would have

The Spies of Shilling Lane

From the bestselling author of The Chilbury Ladies Choir comes a thrilling new WWII story about a village busybody the mighty Mrs Braithwaite who resolves to find, and then rescue, her missing daughter Mrs Braithwaite, self appointed queen of her English village, finds herself dethroned, despis

I Wanna Be Where You Are

In a world where it s easy to lose faith in love, I WANNA BE WHERE YOU ARE is a brilliant burst of light A dazzling debut Nic Stone, New York Times bestselling author of Dear Martin and Odd One Out When Chloe Pierce s mom forbids her to apply for a spot at the dance conservatory of her dreams,

Formation: A Woman's Memoir of Stepping Out of Line

Cheryl Strayed s Wild meets Anthony Swofford s Jarhead in this powerful literary memoir of a young Army recruit driven to prove herself in a man s world.Raised by powerful women in a restrictive, sheltered Christian community in New England, Ryan Dostie never imagined herself on the front lines of a

Flash Count Diary: Menopause and the Vindication of Natural Life

Menopause hit Darcey Steinke hard First came hot flashes Then insomnia Then depression As she struggled to express what was happening to her, she came up against a culture of silence Throughout history, the natural physical transition of menopause has been viewed as something to deny, fear, and

Hot Comb

Hot Comb offers a poignant glimpse into black women s lives and coming of age stories as seen across a crowded, ammonia scented hair salon The titular story Hot Comb is about a young girl s first perm a doomed ploy to look cool and to stop seeming too white in the all black neighborhood her f

The Farm

Nestled in the Hudson Valley is a sumptuous retreat boasting every amenity organic meals, private fitness trainers, daily massages and all of it for free In fact, you get paid big money than you ve ever dreamed of to spend a few seasons in this luxurious locale The catch For nine months, yo

Educated

Tara Westover was 17 the first time she set foot in a classroom Born to survivalists in the mountains of Idaho, she prepared for the end of the world by stockpiling home canned peaches and sleeping with her head for the hills bag In the summer she stewed herbs for her mother, a midwife and heale