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    Up the Hill to Home

    By Jennifer Bort Yacovissi

    A fictionalized look at a real-life multigenerational family in Washington, DC.

    Author Q&A

    In her new book, the journalist chronicles how famous scribes do what they do (or did what they did).

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      How we lost our middle class and why we need it back.

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      Pleasantville

      By Attica Locke

      Reluctant lawyer-activist Jay Porter is back in this politically charged mystery set in 1990s Houston.

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      A fact-filled look at the United States' so-called first "Age of Terror."

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      Trapped in a foreign country with no proof of identity, a young woman is swept into a series of adventures.

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      The consummate storyteller is brought alive in this new biography.

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      The Fishermen

      By Chigozie Obioma

      The rich imagery and descriptive language in this debut novel will transport readers to life in 1990s Nigeria.

      Author Q&A

      The author of the popular Boone Daniels series discusses drug cartels, screenwriting, and the perfect fish taco.

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      A gripping account of the U.S. government's unfortunate use of contractors during the Afghanistan and Iraq wars.