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A peek at what's coming up in the Independent this week.

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    A recap of the books we’ve spotlighted in the past few days.

      Book Review

      Post Grad: Five Women and Their First Year Out of College

      By Caroline Kitchener

      A lack of awareness about the subjects' privilege mars this account of millennials navigating life after Princeton.

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      A fascinating account of a Greek Cypriot woman's journey to return pillaged, priceless objects.

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      A monthly feature that looks at books of and about poetry.

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      The Idiot: A Novel

      By Elif Batuman

      This coming-of-age story for the post-Internet era offers insights into the changing nature of modern intimacy — or lack thereof.

      Book Review

      The Ridge: A Novel

      By John Rector

      A Chicago transplant unearths disturbing secrets about her new suburban community.

      Author Q&A

      In her newest work, This Is Not Over, the novelist tackles private rage played out publicly on social media.

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      In this collection of speeches, the famed historian reflects on what his countrymen are made of.

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      The Shadows We Know by Heart

      By Jennifer Park

      A grieving teen finds solace with a sasquatch family in this Tarzan-and-Jane redux.