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The Televangelist: A Novel

By Ibrahim Essa; translated by Jonathan Wright

This moving commentary on Islam in Egypt offers insight for Westerners but suffers from a sluggish pace.

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    The Virginity of Famous Men: Stories

    By Christine Sneed

    This powerful collection of short stories dazzles from beginning to end.


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    An absorbing tale of betrayal and deadly political alliances during the Renaissance.

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    Commonwealth: A Novel

    By Ann Patchett

    The line between fiction and autobiography blurs in this wholly satisfying novel.


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    A true story of crime and violence on both sides of the border.

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    The Orphan Keeper: A Novel

    By Camron Wright

    An abducted Indian child adopted by Americans struggles to find his birth family.