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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.

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

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The Queen’s Caprice: Stories

By Jean Echenoz; translated by Linda Coverdale

An interesting, uneven collection of tales from the French master.