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Set in Brooklyn in the early 20th century, this is a coming-of-age story about two young Italian American women whose friendship is affected by their families' involvement in organized crime.
MI6 operative Elena Standish, on vacation in Washington, D.C., is asked to investigate the suspicious death of a British spy in this third entry in a popular 1930s British mystery series.
Irish author Colm Tóibín explores the life and times of the famous German novelist Thomas Mann in this compelling fictionalized biography.
From the New York Times bestselling author of Mexican Gothic comes a riveting noir novel set in 1970s Mexico City at a time of student protest and political unrest.