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Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City
Homegoing
Lab Girl
The Lightkeepers
Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America
Shelter

Spring 2018 Discover Great New Writers Selections

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The Woman in the Window
The Immortalists
The Chalk Man
Educated Pre-Order Now
Fire Sermon
Love, Hate and Other Filters
This Will Be My Undoing: Living at the Intersection of Black, Female, and Feminist in (White) America Pre-Order Now
Tangerine Pre-Order Now
Brass Pre-Order Now
Heart Berries Pre-Order Now
The House of Impossible Beauties Pre-Order Now
White Chrysanthemum Pre-Order Now
Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower Pre-Order Now
The Milk Lady of Bangalore: An Unexpected Adventure Pre-Order Now
Auntie Poldi and the Sicilian Lions Pre-Order Now

Fall 2017 Discover Great New Writers Selections

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The Boat Runner
American Wolf: A True Story of Survival and Obsession in the West
Caroline: Little House, Revisited
It's Not Yet Dark
Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century
Little Soldiers: An American Boy, a Chinese School, and the Global Race to Achieve
After the Eclipse: A Mother's Murder, a Daughter's Search
The End We Start From
The Glass Eye
The Far Away Brothers: Two Young Migrants and the Making of an American Life
Fire on the Track: Betty Robinson and the Triumph of the Early Olympic Women

Summer 2017 Discover Great New Writers Selections

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The Leavers
Unraveling Oliver: A Novel
The Essex Serpent
The Cooking Gene: A Journey Through African American Culinary History in the Old South
Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore
See What I Have Done
One Day We'll All Be Dead and None of This Will Matter
The Half-Drowned King
Sour Heart
Girl in Snow
Tornado Weather
Happiness: The Crooked Little Road to Semi-Ever After
Ginny Moon
White Fur
The Reminders

Spring 2017 Discover Great New Writers Selections

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The Bear and the Nightingale
History of Wolves
No One Is Coming to Save Us
Idaho
City of Saints & Thieves
Marlena
The Animators
A Hope More Powerful Than the Sea: The Journey of Doaa Al Zamel: One Refugee's Incredible Story of Love, Loss, and Survival
Ghachar Ghochar
Dead Letters
Insomniac City: New York, Oliver Sacks, and Me
The Most Dangerous Place on Earth
The Gargoyle Hunters
Imagine Wanting Only This
The Impossible Fortress

Fall 2016 Discover Great New Writers Selections

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The Nix
The Lion in the Living Room: How House Cats Tamed Us and Took Over the World
Blood at the Root: A Racial Cleansing in America
Mischling
The Wangs vs. the World
Orphans of the Carnival
Children of the New World
The Art of Waiting: On Fertility, Medicine, and Motherhood
The Clancys of Queens: A Memoir