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First Look: The Female Persuasion
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First Look: The Female Persuasion

From the New York Times-bestselling author of The Interestings, an electric, multilayered novel about ambition, power, friendship, and mentorship, and the romantic ideals we all follow deep into adulthood, not just about who we want to be with, but who we want […]

First Look Club: Jean reviews The Female Persuasion
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First Look Club: Jean reviews The Female Persuasion

Reviewed by Jean Arboleda THE FEMALE PERSUASION By Meg Wolitzer 464 pp. Riverhead Books. In Meg Wolitzer’s latest novel The Female Persuasion, the lives of several characters intertwine in a complicated, multi-layered story about power and ambition, feminism and identity, […]

First Look: I’ll Be Your Blue Sky
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First Look: I’ll Be Your Blue Sky

Shifting between the 1950s and the present, I’ll Be Your Blue Sky is vintage Marisa de los Santos—an emotionally evocative novel that probes the deepest recesses of the human heart and illuminates the tender connections that bind our lives. The New York Times bestselling […]