Monthly Contest: What's Your Book Group Reading This Month?
This month's prize book is BEACH TOWN, New York Times bestselling author and "Queen of the Summer Beach Read" Mary Kay Andrews' charming tale of an unlikely romance between a stubborn, environmentalist mayor and the determined film location scout who'd like to set her big budget movie in his idyllic beach town. To enter, please fill out the form on this page by Wednesday, June 1st at noon ET for a chance to win the perfect beach read just in time for summer! And make sure to check out Mary Kay Andrews' latest, THE WEEKENDERS --- in bookstores May 17th.
We are celebrating the paperback release of Bill Clegg's New York Times bestselling debut novel, DID YOU EVER HAVE A FAMILY --- which follows a circle of characters whose lives are changed irrevocably when a house fire kills several members of their small community --- with a special contest that will give three groups the chance to win 12 copies. To enter, please fill out this form by Wednesday, June 15th at noon ET.
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The author of the New York Times bestseller and beloved book club favorite THE KITCHEN HOUSE continues the story of Jamie Pyke, son of both a slave and master of Tall Oakes, whose deadly secret compels him to take a treacherous journey through the Underground Railroad. This new, stand-alone novel opens in 1830, and Jamie, who fled from the Virginian plantation he once called home, is passing in Philadelphia society as a wealthy white silversmith. After many years of striving, Jamie has achieved acclaim and security, only to discover that his aristocratic lover Caroline is pregnant.
The one thing that’s certain is they met on a Cambridge street by chance and felt a connection that would last a lifetime. But as for what happened next... They fell wildly in love, or went their separate ways. They kissed, or they thought better of it. They married soon after, or were together for a few weeks before splitting up. They grew distracted and disappointed with their daily lives together, or found solace together only after hard years spent apart. THE VERSIONS OF US is a tale of possibilities and consequences that rings across the shifting decades, showing how even the smallest choices can define the course of our lives.
Stunning and heartrending, the most powerfully accomplished debut novel of the year, DID YOU EVER HAVE A FAMILY, now in paperback, follows a circle of characters whose lives are changed irrevocably when a house fire kills several members of their small community.
FATHER'S DAY is the moving story of an orphaned girl named Harvey and the troubled uncle who raises her --- an unforgettable tale of loss and redemption from the award-winning author of THE ILLUSION OF SEPARATENESS.
The author of the New York Times bestseller and beloved book club favorite THE KITCHEN HOUSE continues the story of Jamie Pyke, son of both a slave and master of Tall Oakes, whose deadly secret compels him to take a treacherous journey through the Underground Railroad.
Originally written in the mid-1950s, GO SET A WATCHMAN picks up 20 years after the events of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, as Jean Louise Finch --- Scout --- returns home to Maycomb to visit her father and struggles with issues both personal and political, involving Atticus, society, and the small Alabama town that shaped her.
The first definitive account of this legendary fighting force and its extraordinary leader, Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Lee Gardner’s ROUGH RIDERS is narrative nonfiction at its most invigorating and compulsively readable.
The New York Times bestselling author of the acclaimed standalones AFTER I’M GONE, I’D KNOW YOU ANYWHERE and WHAT THE DEAD KNOW challenges our notions of memory, loyalty, responsibility and justice in this evocative and psychologically complex story about a long-ago death that still haunts a family.