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New Fiction for Adults

Day : a novel
Michael Cunningham

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Prophet song
Paul Lynch

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The ball at Versailles : a novel
Danielle Steel

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New Nonfiction for Adults

Democracy awakening : notes on the state of America
Heather Cox Richardson

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The sisterhood : the secret history of women at the CIA
Liza Mundy

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Digital SAT prep

Copies available

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