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Penguin Random House

Life in the Middle Ages is more gross than engrossing in this ruthless novel

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Green Apple Books

'Greenland' revives E.M. Forster — and spins a tale of racism and self-discovery

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Macmillan

'The Facemaker' profiles the British surgeon who treated WWI's disfigured soldiers

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Library of America

Maxine Hong Kingston's work is as wondrous and alive as ever in this collection

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These 4 novels will get your summer off to a terrific start

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