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The Author of ORDINARY GRACE Returns with a Magnificent Stand-Alone Historical Novel

This book, which shines new light on a pivotal time in American history, is about four orphans on a life-changing odyssey during the Depression.

In 1969, Yale University Decided to Open Its Doors to the Nation's Top Female Students

YALE NEEDS WOMEN is Anne Gardiner Perkins' unflinching account of how the first group of girls rewrote the rules of an Ivy League giant.

What If Anne Frank Survived the Holocaust?

In ANNELIES, which is now available in paperback, David R. Gillham explores with breathtaking empathy the woman --- and the writer --- this precocious young girl with a rich inner life might have become.

THE DEARLY BELOVED is September's Today Show “Read with Jenna” Book Club Selection

Readers follow two couples through decades of love and friendship, jealousy and understanding, forgiveness and commitment.

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Book Groups Comment on THIS TENDER LAND by William Kent Krueger

Earlier this year, we ran a contest that gave 10 book groups the chance to win up to 10 advance copies of William Kent Krueger's latest stand-alone novel, THIS TENDER LAND, and give us their feedback on it. We’ve compiled the comments from our winning groups, which you can see here. Many thanks to all who read the book and took the time to share their opinions with us.

» Click here to read comments from our winning groups about THIS TENDER LAND.

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From the author of CITY OF WOMEN comes a powerful novel that asks the question: What if Anne Frank survived the Holocaust?

Charles and Lily, James and Nan. They meet in Greenwich Village in 1963 when Charles and James are jointly hired to steward the historic Third Presbyterian Church through turbulent times. Their personal differences, however, threaten to tear them apart in THE DEARLY BELOVED, September's Today Show “Read with Jenna” Book Club selection.

An essential read for our times, HEARTLAND is an eye-opening memoir of working-class poverty in America that will deepen our understanding of the ways in which class shapes our country.

The Secrets We Kept by Lara Prescott - Historical Thriller

THE SECRETS WE KEPT, September's Reese Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club pick, is a thrilling tale of secretaries turned spies, of love and duty, and of sacrifice --- inspired by the true story of the CIA plot to infiltrate the hearts and minds of Soviet Russia, not with propaganda, but with the greatest love story of the 20th century: DOCTOR ZHIVAGO.

This Tender Land by William Kent Krueger - Historical Fiction

From the author of ORDINARY GRACE comes a magnificent novel about four orphans on a life-changing odyssey during the early years of the Great Depression --- a book that shines new light on a pivotal time in American history.

Tidelands by Philippa Gregory - Historical Fiction

The #1 New York Times bestselling author and “one of the great storytellers of our time” (San Francisco Book Review) turns from the glamour of the royal courts to tell the story of an ordinary woman, Alinor, who cannot bear to conform to the life that lies before her.

Admittance was the battle, equality was the war. YALE NEEDS WOMEN is Anne Gardiner Perkins' unflinching account of how the first group of girls rewrote the rules of an Ivy League giant.