One of The Washington Post's Top 50 Fiction Books of 2014.
Book Club Selections
Julia Alvarez’s brilliant and buoyant first novel sets the García girls free to tell their most intimate stories about how they came to be at home—and not at home—in America.READ MORE
The voices of four sisters speak across the decades to tell their own stories and to describe the everyday horrors of life under Gen. Trujillo’s rule in the Dominican Republic.READ MORE
When a successful businessman meets the woman who answered his newspaper advertisement for "a reliable wife," she is not the "simple, honest woman" he was looking for. Neither is their story.
by Ariel Sabar
Ariel Sabar wanted nothing to do with his father’s strange immigrant heritage—until he had a son of his own.READ MORE
by Kate Maloy
Sarah Lucas imagined the rest of her days would be spent living peacefully in her rural Vermont home in the steadfast company of her husband. But now, with Charles’s sudden passing, seventy-five-year-old Sarah is left…READ MORE
A gripping and exquisitely rendered story of forbidden love, betrayal, and murder, set against the brutality of the Jim Crow South.READ MORE
When his sister tricks him into taking her guru on a trip to their childhood home, Otto Ringling, a confirmed skeptic, is not amused.READ MORE
Carolyn Jourdan returns home to the Tennessee mountains to help in her father's medical office, and she comes to understand what her caring and patient father means to her close-knit community.READ MORE
A Dangerous Age is a celebration of the strength of the women of the Hand family, and of the bonds of blood and shared loss that hold them together.READ MORE
by Robert Goolrick
To all appearances, their life seemed ideal. But behind the facade this family had created lurked secrets so dark, so painful for this one little boy, that his life would never be the same.READ MORE