Staff picks

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Being Mortal: Medicine and what Matters in the End

5

Nothing can make a loved one's passing easy, but this book can help you prepare to make the process better. Read more...

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Harriet Wolf's Seventh Book of Wonders

4

A lost book. A secret pact. A family mystery. Julianna Baggott weaves these disparate elements together with wit and warmth in her latest novel. Read more...

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The Love that Split the World

5

Sold to me as "The Time Traveler's Wife" meets "Friday Night Lights," but what I got was so much more. Read more...

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Walk on Earth a Stranger

5

This swoon-worthy teen Western has it all. Cozy on up, because you won't stop reading until the end! Read more...

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Along the Infinite Sea

4

A 1936 Mercedes Special Roadster brings together two women of different generations with secrets in their pasts. Read more...

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My Name is Lucy Barton

4

Short...and bittersweet. Read more...

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Hitchcock

4

The greatest collaboration since Vichy. Read more...

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The Borden Murders: Lizzie Borden and the Trial of the Century

4

A thrilling trip back in time to one of America's first true crime obsessions. Read more...

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The Sunlit Night

4

An artful setting takes center stage in this debut novel about two lost souls connecting on a remote Norwegian island. Read more...

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Hold Still

5

The famous photographer exposes her life in this brilliant, self-penned book. Read more...