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Title

Host

The Dearly Beloved

August 21, 2019

This is a devastatingly quiet meditation on faith and what happens to that faith when it is battered and bloodied.

Knox

Fall and Rise: The Story of 9/11

July 31, 2019

There are a lot of books about this national tragedy and I've read most of them. This is the one you want.

Jamie

Raised in Captivity: Fictional Nonfiction

July 31, 2019

I love Chuck Klosterman in all things and this departure from his typical fare is no different. Same voice, but with wildly different settings and…

Knox

The Nickel Boys

July 24, 2019

A heartwrenching story that needed to be told. It also needs to be read.

Jamie

City of Girls

July 3, 2019

A sensational coming of age story that turns the corner in the back half to make you wonder where did all the feels come from.

Jamie

An Edited Life

June 26, 2019

I discovered Anna on YouTube and I feel like we are old friends. This book is perfect for your 20s or any age when you're…

Jamie

Two Like Me and You

June 19, 2019

Chad Alan Gibbs writes like John Green but without the unnecessarily messy emotions. Two Like Me and You is a lowkey hilarious coming of age…

Knox

Recursion

June 12, 2019

I love a retelling of historical events, especially with twists. Creative science fiction that is fresh and inventive.

Jamie

I Miss You When I Blink

May 15, 2019

I have never read an essay by Mary Laura that I did not love. She will make you laugh and tear up in the same…

Jamie

One Day in December

May 15, 2019

Best read at the holidays so you can sip hot choclate and indugle in this addictive cliche of a novel. Cliche in the best way.

Jamie