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This weighty homage seeks to spark a renaissance in the 19th-century author’s readership.

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The Body Scout: A Novel

By Lincoln Michel

Despite its many wild parts, this sci-fi/murder mystery comes together in an utterly satisfying whole.

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The foreign-policy expert sees parallels between her lower-class roots and the hurdles facing today’s workers.

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Crossroads: A Novel

By Jonathan Franzen

A 1970s Chicago family weathers change — personal, social, and spiritual — amid larger cultural upheaval.

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Silverview: A Novel

By John le Carré

The late spymaster’s world is still cold.

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This fun, twisty thriller is just right for Halloween.

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Shelter in Place

By David Leavitt

Unable to stomach the newly elected President Trump, a wealthy Manhattanite seeks succor in Venice.

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The Enduring Civil War

By Gary W. Gallagher

This timely collection reminds us that, in many ways, the War Between the States is still being fought.