New and Noteworthy Fiction

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Nick Hornby: Funny Girl

From the bestselling author of High FidelityAbout a Boy, and A Long Way Down comes a highly anticipated new novel.

Walter Mosley: Inside a Silver Box

Walter Mosley’s talent knows no bounds. Inside a Silver Box continues to explore the cosmic questions entertainingly discussed in his Crosstown to Oblivion. From life’s meaning to the nature of good and evil, Mosley takes readers on a speculative journey beyond reality.

Michael Crummey: Sweetland

The epic tale of an endangered Newfoundland community and the struggles of one man determined to resist its extinction.

Robert Repino: Mort(e)

The “war with no name” has begun, with human extinction as its goal. The instigator of this war is the Colony, a race of intelligent ants who, for thousands of years, have been silently building an army that would forever eradicate the destructive, oppressive humans.