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This history gives voice to Arab and Turkish witnesses to World War I and the eradication of an empire.

Book Review

The Glory of Life

By Michael Kumpfmüller, translated by Anthea Bell

This fictionalized chronicle of Kafka’s last year is rich in detail, light on drama.

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An unflinching look at the true cost of battlefield bloodshed.

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Small Mercies

By Eddie Joyce

A sharp portrait of a family’s history and its pain.

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An inquisitive mind and growing skepticism brand the author a heretic in his Hasidic community.

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A practical manual for instilling a love of reading in children.

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This layered, affecting novel tells its story, in part, through the eyes of an elephant.

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As Good as Dead

By Elizabeth Evans

A long-held secret is forced into the light by a fateful visit.