Frieda’s Song

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Frieda’s Song

By Ellen Prentiss Campbell

A moving tale about the fine line between sanity and madness.

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A Look Ahead: 5/22/22

A peek at what’s on tap in the Independent this week.

    The Window Seat

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    The Window Seat

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    This timely essay collection reminds us that we’re all citizens of the world.

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      Sleepwalk: A Novel

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      Sleepwalk: A Novel

      In a near-future dystopia, a contract killer learns he may have fathered multiple children.

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      Beyond The Book

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      The Gaithersburg Book Festival is back in person this Saturday!

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