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TransAtlantic by Colum McCann

“In the National Book Award–winning Let the Great World Spin, Colum McCann thrilled readers with a marvelous high-wire act of fiction that The New York Times Book Review called “an emotional tour d...” Read Full Review

TransAtlantic

TransAtlantic Colum McCann 2013
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0 0 0/10 HARDCOVER FICTION English 320 Random House 1400069599 9781400069590

In the National Book Award–winning Let the Great World Spin, Colum McCann thrilled readers with a marvelous high-wire act of fiction that The New York Times Book Review called “an emotional tour de force.” Now McCann demonstrates once again why he is one of the most acclaimed and essential authors of his generation with a soaring novel that spans continents, leaps centuries, and unites a cast of deftly rendered characters, both real and imagined.   Newfoundland, 1919.

The Goldfinch

The Goldfinch Donna Tartt 2013
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10 9 1 9/10 HARDCOVER FICTION English 784 Little, Brown and Company 0316055433 9780316055437

Composed with the skills of a master, The Goldfinch is a haunted odyssey through present day America and a drama of enthralling force and acuity.It begins with a boy. Theo Decker, a thirteen-year-old New Yorker, miraculously survives an accident that kills his mother. Abandoned by his father, Theo is taken in by the family of a wealthy friend.

The Lowland

The Lowland Jhumpa Lahiri 2013
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10 8 2 8/10 HARDCOVER FICTION English 352 Knopf 0307265749 9780307265746

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning, best-selling author of The Namesake comes an extraordinary new novel, set in both India and America, that expands the scope and range of one of our most dazzling storytellers: a tale of two brothers bound by tragedy, a fiercely brilliant woman haunted by her past, a country torn by revolution, and a love that lasts long past death.

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