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Personal Velocity
Rebecca Miller

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Meet These Women: Famous and Obscure, Historical and Modern

By Sarah Jane Abbott | July 19, 2017

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Harry Potter And The Order Of The Phoenix
J. K. Rowling

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8 Really Great Books We’ve Lied About Reading (Sorry)

By Off the Shelf Staff | July 17, 2017

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The Return of the King
J. R. R. Tolkien

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8 Really Great Books We’ve Lied About Reading (Sorry)

By Off the Shelf Staff | July 17, 2017

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Animal Farm
George Orwell

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8 Really Great Books We’ve Lied About Reading (Sorry)

By Off the Shelf Staff | July 17, 2017

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Nineteen Minutes
Jodi Picoult

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8 Really Great Books We’ve Lied About Reading (Sorry)

By Off the Shelf Staff | July 17, 2017

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The Keeper of Lost Causes
Jussi Adler-Olsen

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11 Novels That Will Make You Book a Scandinavian Vacation

By Kerry Fiallo | July 18, 2017

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The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared
Jonas Jonasson

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11 Novels That Will Make You Book a Scandinavian Vacation

By Kerry Fiallo | July 18, 2017

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The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo
Stieg Larsson

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By Kerry Fiallo | July 18, 2017

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Behold the Dreamers
Imbolo Mbue

There have been dozens of novels recently published about the financial crisis of 2008, but few have focused on those most profoundly affected: the working families left to pick up the pieces. Jende Jonga is a Cameroonian immigrant living in Harlem with his wife, Neni, and child when he lands a job as a chauffeur for a senior executive at Lehman Brothers. As the story alternates between Jende and Neni and speeds perilously close to economic disaster, they learn about privilege, pride, and impossible choices.

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14 Books by Diverse Authors You Need to Read Right Now

By Taylor Noel | May 8, 2017

Coming to America: 13 Immigrant Stories That Represent Our History

By Julianna Haubner | March 2, 2017

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