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Dexter in the Dark
Jeff Lindsay

This year, Showtime's hit series "Dexter" — inspired by the Dexter novels by Jeff Lindsay and starring Michael C. Hall (Six Feet Under) — returns for a second season.

In the third installment, Dexter faces his ultimate evil so terrifying it scares away Dexter's inner monster—and nearly dries up his sense of humor—in this wickedly witty, darkly suspenseful novel.

A Concise Chinese-English Dictionary
for Lovers
Xiaolu Guo

In Xiaolu Guo's touching and innovative debut novel, readers will see Western culture and the nuances of romance from a fresh, curious perspective and will find a heroine unlike any who have appeared in contemporary literary fiction.

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Valerie Martin

An ambitious intellectual thriller about a comfortable, cultivated American family forced into sudden proximity with the discomfiting, the lawless, and the wild-particularly the wildness of history.

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Amy Grant

One of America's most popular music artists shares beautiful pieces of an unforgettable human mosaic, revealing pieces of a life in progress.

Read an excerpt from Chapter One, "Every Road."

A Complaint Free World
Will Bowen

More than six million people world-wide have taken up Will Bowen's challenge: To go twenty-one consecutive days without complaining, criticizing, or gossiping, and in so doing, forming a new, positive habit.

Read an excerpt from Chapter One, "I Complain Therefore I Am."
Playing for Pizza
John Grisham

John Grisham returns with a comic novel about a one-time American football star who moves to Italy to play for the Parma Panthers and finds himself entangled in a series of cultural misadventures.

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The Nine
Jeffrey Toobin

"This is a remarkable, riveting book. So great are Toobin's narrative skills that both the justices and their inner world are brought vividly to life." —Doris Kearns Goodwin

Visit to read an excerpt, browse through his most recent New Yorker articles, and more.

The Siege of Mecca
Yaroslav Trofimov

"Carrying out his investigations in one of the world's most closed societies, Trofimov has crafted a compelling historical narrative..." —Publisher's Weekly

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The Great Man
Kate Christensen

Janet Maslin of The New York Times calls Christensen's latest, "a mischievous new novel...wise and expansive..."

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The Dark River
John Twelve Hawks

New York Times bestselling author John Twelve Hawks returns with the second installment of the Fourth Realm Series.

Explore to find original videos created by J12H, a news portal encouraging resistance to the Vast Machine, a complete encyclopedia from the Fourth Realm trilogy, and more.

Chuck Palahniuk

The provocative and mind-bending new novel from Chuck Palahniuk, bestselling author of Fight Club and Haunted.

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