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Diary of the Fall

by Michael Laub
ISBN:9781590516515

Years after a prank leaves the only Catholic boy in an elite Jewish school in Porto Alegre terribly injured, one of his classmates revisits that episode, trying to come to terms with his own story, and those of his father and grandfather.

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My Salinger Year

by Joanna Rakoff
ISBN:9780307958006

Traces the author's experiences in 1990s New York as the assistant to the agent of J.D. Salinger, a job that contrasted with her threadbare personal life and was enriched by the famous writer's fan letters.

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Death of a Nightingale

by Lene Kaaberbol
ISBN:9781616953041

Protecting the young daughter of an illegal immigrant who has escaped police custody in the aftermath of a brutal murder, Danish Red Cross nurse Nina Borg struggles with a belief in the woman's innocence as she learns more about her violent past.

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After I'm Gone

by Laura Lippman
ISBN:9780062083395

Working a twenty-six-year-old cold case involving the murder of a convicted felon's mistress, retired Baltimore detective Roberto Sanchez discovers a web of bitterness, jealousy, and greed involving five women which spans five decades.

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A Colder War

by Charles Cumming
ISBN:9781250020611

A top-ranking Iranian military official is blown up while trying to defect to the West. An investigative journalist is imprisoned for writing an article critical of the Turkish government. An Iranian nuclear scientist is assassinated in Tehran. Each had been recently recruited by Western intelligence. Then MI6's most senior agent in Turkey dies in a puzzling plane crash. Fearing the worst, MI6 brings disgraced agent Tom Kell in from the cold to investigate.

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