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Gayle Forman is a female American young adult fiction author, best known for her novel If I Stay, which topped the New York Times best sellers list of Young Adult Fiction and was made into a film of the same name.
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The Vanishing Half
A Novel
Brit Bennett - Jun 02, 2020
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Gayle Forman
Jul 29, 2020
@DHeiligman @unlikelybkstore @rebeccamakkai I LOVED that book. Reading @britrbennett's The Vanishing Half and it's amazing. So was The Mothers.     source
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The Great Believers
A Novel
Rebecca Makkai - Jun 04, 2019 (first published in 2018)
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A dazzling new novel of friendship and redemption in the face of tragedy and loss set in 1980s Chicago and contemporary ParisIn 1985, Yale Tishman, the development director for an art gallery in Chicago, is about to pull off an amazing coup, bringing in an extraordinary collection of 1920s paintings as a gift to the gallery. Yet as his career begin...
Gayle Forman
Jul 29, 2020
@DHeiligman @unlikelybkstore @rebeccamakkai I LOVED that book. Reading @britrbennett's The Vanishing Half and it's amazing. So was The Mothers.     source
The Mothers
A Novel
Brit Bennett - Oct 11, 2016
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Set within a contemporary black community in Southern California, Brit Bennett's mesmerizing first novel is an emotionally perceptive story about community, love, and ambition. It begins with a secret."All good secrets have a taste before you tell them, and if we'd taken a moment to swish this one around our mouths, we might have noticed the sourne...
Gayle Forman
Jul 29, 2020
@DHeiligman @unlikelybkstore @rebeccamakkai I LOVED that book. Reading @britrbennett's The Vanishing Half and it's amazing. So was The Mothers.     source
The Years That Matter Most
How College Makes or Breaks Us
Paul Tough - Sep 10, 2019
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“Indelible and extraordinary.”—Tara Westover, author of Educated: A Memoir, New York Times Book Review A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice The best-selling author of How Children Succeed returns with a powerful, mind-changing inquiry into higher education in the United States Does college still work? Is the system designed just to protect ...
Gayle Forman
Dec 01, 2019
This book is riveting, enlightening, infuriating in the best of ways. It not only deconstructs how higher ed can stymie social mobility, but also shows how the massive inequality plaguing our country does not happen accidentally. It happens by design.     source