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First Look: 99 Nights in Logar
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First Look: 99 Nights in Logar

A dog on the loose. A boy yearning to connect to his family’s roots. A country in the midst of great change. And a vibrant exploration of the power of stories—the ones we tell each other and the ones we […]

First Look Club: Jed reviews 99 Nights in Logar
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First Look Club: Jed reviews 99 Nights in Logar

Reviewed by Jed R. Cruz 99 NIGHTS IN LOGAR By Jamil Jan Kochai 288 pages. Viking. It seems like after a long cross-continental flight and an eight-hour drive through the mountains into the hills of Logar, Afghanistan, having part of […]

First Look Club: Reina reviews 99 Nights in Logar
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First Look Club: Reina reviews 99 Nights in Logar

Reviewed by Reina Bambao 99 NIGHTS IN LOGAR By Jamil Jan Kochai 288 pages. Viking. Based off a short story that won the 2018 O. Henry Prize, 99 Nights in Logar is author Jamil Jan Kochai’s debut novel. The book is set […]

First Look: The Au Pair
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First Look: The Au Pair

Who is the child, and what really happened that day? These are the questions that run through Seraphine’s mind when she uncovers a family photograph taken on the day she and her twin brother were born—except in the photo, their […]

First Look Club: Clifford reviews The Au Pair
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First Look Club: Clifford reviews The Au Pair

Reviewed by Clifford Jongko THE AU PAIR By Emma Rous 384. Berkley. An isolated English country estate. A family with a dark past. An innocuous discovery that sends the protagonist on a quest for the truth. It may sound like […]