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Praise for Cloud Cuckoo Land
Doerr demonstrates a singular gift for bringing these complex, fully realized characters to empathetic life in this brilliantly imagined story.
Booklist, starred review
Praise for In the Heights: Finding Home
Stop us from breaking into song when we hear that Lin-Manuel Miranda has a new book. Everyone has downloaded the music. We are ready to read the story behind the story.
Blue Willow Books
Praise for Long Division
Smart and funny and sharp… I loved it.
Jesmyn Ward, two-time National Book Award winner for Salvage the Bones and Sing, Unburied, Sing
Praise for Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century
A devastating, revelatory book.
Praise for The Color of Success
Historian Wu sets the record straight, offering the manner in which Asians worked to overcome prejudice from the 1890s through more recent events, including WWII, the communist revolution in China, and the Korean and Vietnamese wars.
Praise for Between Two Kingdoms
This is a propulsive, soulful story of mourning and gratitude—and an intimate portrait of one woman’s sojourn in the wilderness between life and death.
Tara Westover, bestselling author of Educated
Praise for My Book of the Dead
Ana Castillo’s latest work, My Book of the Dead, is a powerful testament to strength and resilience. Its historical references to the struggles our communities have endured and its addressing of political perils and climate crises are lessons needed for this time.
Nancy Mercado, author of It Concerns the Madness
Praise for Hour of the Witch
Another surprise read from the fabulously protean, New York Times best-selling Bohjalian.
Praise for Rodham
In this entertaining political fantasy… Sittenfeld movingly captures Hillary’s awareness of her transformation into a complicated public figure.
Praise for The Book of Magic
Filled with secrets and splendor and light and dark, the novel works as well as a stand-alone as it does as a conclusion to a mesmerizing series. It casts a spell.
Matt Haig, New York Times best-selling author of The Midnight Library