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Leave Me

By Gayle Forman | Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill | 340 pages | $26.95 Maribeth Klein doesn’t have time for a heart attack. She works for a New…

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Commonwealth

By Ann Patchett | Harper | 322 pages | $27.99 “The christening party took a turn when Albert Cousins arrived with gin.” That first sentence sets the course…

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The Book That Matters Most

by Ann Hood |W. W. Norton & Company | 358 pages | $25.95   The question of what happens when a long marriage ends is the fodder…

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Half Wild

By Robin MacArthur | Ecco and imprint of Harper Collins | 207 pages | $24.99 I was once told that you should treat every…

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Miller’s Valley

By Anna Quindlen | Random House | 272  pages |$28 The nine acres where I grew up belonged to my parents, and before them…

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Big Little Lies

By Liane Moriarty | Penguin Publishing | 492  pages |$16   Start packing for your beach vacation because I found the perfect book for…

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The Long and Faraway Gone

By Lou Berney | William Morrow, publisher | 456 pages | $14.99 There are places in Fort Smith where you can put one foot…

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Grandma Gatewood’s Walk

By Ben Montgomery | Pulitzer Prize Finalist | 277 pages |$27   You could credit this entire biography on an article about the Appalachian…