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Category: Books

Best Books to Buy on Black Friday Season

1. Becoming An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era. As First Lady of the United States of America—the first African American to serve in that role—she helped create the most welcoming and … Read More Best Books to Buy on Black Friday Season

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When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing

“Brims with a surprising amount of insight and practical advice.” —The Wall Street Journal Daniel H. Pink, the #1 bestselling author of Drive and To Sell Is Human, unlocks the scientific secrets to good timing to help you flourish at work, at school, and at home. Everyone knows that timing is everything. But we don’t know much about timing itself. Our lives are a … Read More When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing

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The Widows of Malabar Hill (A Mystery of 1920s Bombay)

1920s India: Perveen Mistry, Bombay’s first female lawyer, is investigating a suspicious will on behalf of three Muslim widows living in full purdah when the case takes a turn toward the murderous. The author of the Agatha and Macavity Award-winning Rei Shimura novels brings us an atmospheric new historical mystery with a captivating heroine.   Inspired in part by the woman who made history … Read More The Widows of Malabar Hill (A Mystery of 1920s Bombay)

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The Road Not Taken: Edward Lansdale and the American Tragedy in Vietnam

In chronicling the adventurous life of legendary CIA operative Edward Lansdale, The Road Not Taken definitively reframes our understanding of the Vietnam War. In this epic biography of Edward Lansdale (1908– 1987), the man said to be the fictional model for Graham Greene’s The Quiet American, best-selling historian Max Boot demonstrates how Lansdale pioneered a “hearts and mind” diplomacy, first in the Philippines, then … Read More The Road Not Taken: Edward Lansdale and the American Tragedy in Vietnam

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Oliver Loving: A Novel

“A dazzling novel about love, loss, and the mysteries of the mind.” ― David Ebershoff, Bestselling author of The Danish Girl and The 19th Wife “A breathtaking tale of tragedy and redemption… A triumph” ― People A family in crisis, a town torn apart, and the boy who holds the secret has been cocooned in a coma for ten years. One warm, West Texas … Read More Oliver Loving: A Novel

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Here Is Real Magic: A Magician’s Search for Wonder in the Modern World

An extraordinary memoir about finding wonder in everyday life, from magician Nate Staniforth. Nate Staniforth has spent most of his life and all of his professional career trying to understand wonder–what it is, where to find it, and how to share it with others. He became a magician because he learned at a young age that magic tricks don’t have to be frivolous. Magic … Read More Here Is Real Magic: A Magician’s Search for Wonder in the Modern World

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The Largesse of the Sea Maiden: Stories

Twenty-five years after Jesus’ Son, a haunting new collection of short stories on mortality and transcendence, from National Book Award winner and two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist Denis Johnson The Largesse of the Sea Maiden is the long-awaited new story collection from Denis Johnson. Written in the luminous prose that made him one of the most beloved and important writers of his generation, this collection … Read More The Largesse of the Sea Maiden: Stories

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The Woman in the Window: A Novel

Instant #1 New York Times Bestseller! “Astounding. Thrilling. Amazing.” —Gillian Flynn “Unputdownable.” —Stephen King “A dark, twisty confection.” —Ruth Ware “Absolutely gripping.” —Louise Penny For readers of Gillian Flynn and Tana French comes one of the decade’s most anticipated debuts, to be published in thirty-six languages around the world and already in development as a major film from Fox: a twisty, powerful Hitchcockian thriller … Read More The Woman in the Window: A Novel

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Need to Know: A Novel

Perfect husband. Perfect father. Perfect liar? “Terrific.”—John Grisham “Superb.”—Lee Child “Breathtaking, heart-pounding.”—Louise Penny “A fast-paced, relentlessly gripping read.”—Chris Pavone In pursuit of a Russian sleeper cell on American soil, CIA analyst Vivian Miller uncovers a dangerous secret that will threaten her job, her family—and her life. On track for a much-needed promotion, she’s developed a system for identifying Russian agents, seemingly normal people living … Read More Need to Know: A Novel

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The Immortalists

“This literary family saga is perfect for fans of Celeste Ng and Donna Tartt.” —People Magazine (Book of the Week) “A sprawling, enchanting family saga.” —Entertainment Weekly (The Must List) A dazzling family love story reminiscent of Everything I Never Told You from a novelist heralded by Lorrie Moore as a “great new talent.” If you knew the date of your death, how would you … Read More The Immortalists

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Dog Man and Cat Kid

From the Creator of Captain Underpants (Dog Man #4)