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And so farewell…to 2014 in books book cover

And so farewell…to 2014 in books

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   The Dancing Bear by Frances Faviell book cover

The Dancing Bear by Frances Faviell

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A Chelsea Concerto by Frances Faviell book cover

A Chelsea Concerto by Frances Faviell

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A Footman for the Peacock by Rachel Ferguson book cover

A Footman for the Peacock by Rachel Ferguson



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A House Full of Daughters by Juliet Nicolson book cover

A House Full of Daughters by Juliet Nicolson

 
A Quiet Life by Natasha Walter book cover

A Quiet Life by Natasha Walter

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A Secret Sisterhood by Emily Midorikawa and Emma Claire Sweeney book cover

A Secret Sisterhood by Emily Midorikawa and Emma Claire Sweeney

 
After Birth by Elisa Albert book cover

After Birth by Elisa Albert



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After the Parade by Lori Ostlund book cover

After the Parade by Lori Ostlund

 
All Together Now by Gill Hornby book cover

All Together Now by Gill Hornby

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Anything Is Possible by Elizabeth Strout book cover

Anything Is Possible by Elizabeth Strout

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April Crime Round-Up by N.J. Cooper book cover

April Crime Round-Up by N.J. Cooper



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Armadillos by P.K. Lynch book cover

Armadillos by P.K. Lynch

 
August Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper book cover

August Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper

 
Away from the Dead by Karen Jennings book cover

Away from the Dead by Karen Jennings

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Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue book cover

Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue



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Brief Loves That Live Forever by Andreï Makine book cover

Brief Loves That Live Forever by Andreï Makine

 
Cartes Postale from Greece by Victoria Hislop book cover

Cartes Postale from Greece by Victoria Hislop

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Caught in the Revolution by Helen Rappaport  book cover

Caught in the Revolution by Helen Rappaport

 
Conrad and Eleanor by Jane Rogers book cover

Conrad and Eleanor by Jane Rogers



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Couple Mechanics by Nelly Alard book cover

Couple Mechanics by Nelly Alard

 
Dark Water by Sara Bailey book cover

Dark Water by Sara Bailey

 
Daughters of Castle Deverill by Santa Montefiore book cover

Daughters of Castle Deverill by Santa Montefiore

 
December Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper book cover

December Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper



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Did You Ever Have a Family by Bill Clegg book cover

Did You Ever Have a Family by Bill Clegg

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Don’t Let My Baby Do Rodeo by Boris Fishman book cover

Don’t Let My Baby Do Rodeo by Boris Fishman

 
Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld book cover

Eligible by Curtis Sittenfeld

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Etta and Otto and Russell and James by Emma Hooper book cover

Etta and Otto and Russell and James by Emma Hooper



 
Exposure by Helen Dunmore book cover

Exposure by Helen Dunmore

 
Farewell, Cowboy by Olja Savicevic book cover

Farewell, Cowboy by Olja Savicevic

 
February Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper book cover

February Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper

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Fen by Daisy Johnson book cover

Fen by Daisy Johnson



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Go Set A Watchman by Harper Lee book cover

Go Set A Watchman by Harper Lee

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Here Comes the Sun by Nicole Dennis-Benn book cover

Here Comes the Sun by Nicole Dennis-Benn

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Heroic Measures by Jill Ciment book cover

Heroic Measures by Jill Ciment

 
How to Measure a Cow by Margaret Forster book cover

How to Measure a Cow by Margaret Forster



 
In the Steps of Exceptional Women by Jane W. Grant book cover

In the Steps of Exceptional Women by Jane W. Grant

 
Infidelities by Kirsty Gunn book cover

Infidelities by Kirsty Gunn

 
January Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper book cover

January Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper

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John le Carré: The Biography by Adam Sisman book cover

John le Carré: The Biography by Adam Sisman



 
July Crime Round-Up by N.J. Cooper book cover

July Crime Round-Up by N.J. Cooper

 
June Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper book cover

June Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper

 
Keeping an Eye Open: Essays on Art by Julian Barnes book cover

Keeping an Eye Open: Essays on Art by Julian Barnes

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Ladivine by Marie NDiaye book cover

Ladivine by Marie NDiaye



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Light Box: Stories by K.J. Orr book cover

Light Box: Stories by K.J. Orr

 
March Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper book cover

March Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper

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Mary McGrory: The First Queen of Journalism by John Norris book cover

Mary McGrory: The First Queen of Journalism by John Norris

 
May Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper book cover

May Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper



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Miller's Valley by Anna Quindlen book cover

Miller's Valley by Anna Quindlen

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Muse by Jonathan Galassi book cover

Muse by Jonathan Galassi

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My History by Lady Antonia Fraser book cover

My History by Lady Antonia Fraser

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My Mother is a River by Donatella Di Pietrantonio book cover

My Mother is a River by Donatella Di Pietrantonio



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My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout book cover

My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout

 
Nobody is Ever Missing by Catherine Lacey book cover

Nobody is Ever Missing by Catherine Lacey

 
Not Working by Lisa Owens book cover

Not Working by Lisa Owens

 
November Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper book cover

November Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper



 
October Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper book cover

October Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper

 
On the Wilder Shores of Love by Lesley Blanch book cover

On the Wilder Shores of Love by Lesley Blanch

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One Night, Markovitch by Ayelet Gundar-Goshen book cover

One Night, Markovitch by Ayelet Gundar-Goshen

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Outline by Rachel Cusk book cover

Outline by Rachel Cusk



 
Palawan Story by Caroline Vu book cover

Palawan Story by Caroline Vu

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Perfect Wives in Ideal Homes by Virginia Nicholson book cover

Perfect Wives in Ideal Homes by Virginia Nicholson

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Points of Origin by Diao Dou book cover

Points of Origin by Diao Dou

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Pond by Claire-Louise Bennett book cover

Pond by Claire-Louise Bennett



 
Rebound by Aga Lesiewicz book cover

Rebound by Aga Lesiewicz

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SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome by Mary Beard book cover

SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome by Mary Beard

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Sandlands by Rosy Thornton book cover

Sandlands by Rosy Thornton

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Scent: The Collected Works by Dinesh Allirajah book cover

Scent: The Collected Works by Dinesh Allirajah



 
September Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper book cover

September Crime Round-Up by N. J. Cooper

 
Siracusa by Delia Ephron book cover

Siracusa by Delia Ephron

 
Small Hours by Jennifer Kitses book cover

Small Hours by Jennifer Kitses

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Sometimes a River Song by Avril Joy book cover

Sometimes a River Song by Avril Joy



 
Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler book cover

Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler

 
Take Six Girls by Laura Thompson book cover

Take Six Girls by Laura Thompson

 
The Arc of the Swallow by Sissel-Jo Gazan book cover

The Arc of the Swallow by Sissel-Jo Gazan

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The Art of Typewriting by Ruth and Marvin Sackner book cover

The Art of Typewriting by Ruth and Marvin Sackner



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The Bees by Laline Paull book cover

The Bees by Laline Paull

 
The Book of Memory by Petina Gappah book cover

The Book of Memory by Petina Gappah

 
The Children’s Crusade by Ann Packer book cover

The Children’s Crusade by Ann Packer

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The Diver’s Clothes Lie Empty  By Vendela Vida book cover

The Diver’s Clothes Lie Empty by Vendela Vida



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The First Bad Man by Miranda July book cover

The First Bad Man by Miranda July

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The Fishermen by Chigozie Obioma book cover

The Fishermen by Chigozie Obioma

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The Gap of Time by Jeanette Winterson book cover

The Gap of Time by Jeanette Winterson

 
The Girl in the Red Coat by Kate Hamer book cover

The Girl in the Red Coat by Kate Hamer



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The Grammar of God by Aviya Kushner book cover

The Grammar of God by Aviya Kushner

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The Green Road by Anne Enright book cover

The Green Road by Anne Enright

 
The House on Bellevue Gardens by Rachel Hore book cover

The House on Bellevue Gardens by Rachel Hore

 
The Ice Twins by S.K. Tremayne book cover

The Ice Twins by S.K. Tremayne



 
The Insect Rosary by Sarah Armstrong book cover

The Insect Rosary by Sarah Armstrong

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The Last Pier by Roma Tearne book cover

The Last Pier by Roma Tearne

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The Life-Writer by David Constantine book cover

The Life-Writer by David Constantine

 
The Museum of You by Carys Bray book cover

The Museum of You by Carys Bray



 
The Past by Tessa Hadley book cover

The Past by Tessa Hadley

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The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters book cover

The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters

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The Portable Veblen by Elizabeth McKenzie book cover

The Portable Veblen by Elizabeth McKenzie

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The Redemption of Galen Pike by Carys Davies  book cover

The Redemption of Galen Pike by Carys Davies



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The Sellout by Paul Beatty book cover

The Sellout by Paul Beatty

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The Stray American by Wendy Brandmark book cover

The Stray American by Wendy Brandmark

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The Tsar of Love and Techno by Anthony Marra book cover

The Tsar of Love and Techno by Anthony Marra

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The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead book cover

The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead



 
The Undertaker’s Daughter by Kate Mayfield book cover

The Undertaker’s Daughter by Kate Mayfield

 
The Unfortunates by Sophie McManus book cover

The Unfortunates by Sophie McManus

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The Valentine House by Emma Henderson book cover

The Valentine House by Emma Henderson

 
The Woman Next Door by Yewande Omotoso book cover

The Woman Next Door by Yewande Omotoso



 
The Zoo by Jamie Mollart book cover

The Zoo by Jamie Mollart

 
Their Promised Land by Ian Buruma book cover

Their Promised Land by Ian Buruma

 
Through Every Human Heart by Janice Brown book cover

Through Every Human Heart by Janice Brown

 
To Explain the World by Steven Weinberg book cover

To Explain the World by Steven Weinberg



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To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee book cover

To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee

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Towards Mellbreak by Marie-Elsa Bragg book cover

Towards Mellbreak by Marie-Elsa Bragg

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Under the Rose by Julia O’Faolain book cover

Under the Rose by Julia O’Faolain

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Virginia Woolf in Manhattan by Maggie Gee book cover

Virginia Woolf in Manhattan by Maggie Gee



 
We That Are Left by Clare Clark book cover

We That Are Left by Clare Clark

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Work Like Any Other by Virginia Reeves book cover

Work Like Any Other by Virginia Reeves


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