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Before Erin was born, her mother worried that she’d be the only Kodicek to take pleasure in reading anything more substantial than a take-out menu. Erin has been happily hawking books for 15+ years. She enjoys literary fiction, narrative-driven nonfiction, and a well-written menu.
An emotional memoir that shines a beacon of light in the darkest of places, the story of how rehabilitating a piece of land also helped to mend a broken family, a brutal but powerful purging that provides a pathway to healing, and more.
A story that inspired Harper Lee to embark on her own true crime masterpiece, a lyrical, morally complex family saga, and a heart-wrenching but hopeful novel by "one of the West’s best literary legends"...
Plimpton Prize-winning author Isabella Hammad has penned an impressive debut; Tracy Garvis Graves gives us an unusual rom-com read; Lydia Fitzpatrick has written a brutal but beautifully told story of love, loyalty, and home, and more...
This unusual whodunit is "a deep dive into the lives of immigrant families and of parents of children with special needs and illnesses, both groups isolated and exhausted by the sacrifices they’ve had to make, desperate for connection."
The unlikely story of a woman who was one of the Allied forces most feared secret agents, the
Kitchen Confidential of the catering world, and an absorbing debut set during a turbulent time in Palestinian history...