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Women Genre Writers Take Home the Top Prizes at This Year’s Locus Awards — Comic Years

Jeff VanderMeer’s A Peculiar Peril Offers a Magical Mash-Up of All Your Favorite YA Fantasy — The New York Times

Willa Cather’s Pulitzer Prize-Winning Novel One of Ours Is Still Haunting and Relevant — The New Yorker

Fuel for the Summer: 20 Books to Keep You Well-Read — LitHub

The Profound Influence of Beloved Children’s Classic Frog and Toad after 50 years — Slate

Candice Carty-Williams: First Black Author to Win “Book of the Year” Celebrates the Writers that Came Before Her — The Guardian

Celebrity Book Club Picks for July — E! Online

An Interview for Gatsby Fans and Novices: Richard Webb Jr. and What Really Inspired Fitzgerald’s Most Famous Work — BookTrib

Donald Trump’s Niece and Clinical Psychologist Mary Trump’s New Book Too Much and Never Enough — Democracy Now

John Fram’s Gripping Debut: The Bright Lands Harbor Dark Secrets About Missing Teen — BookTrib

J. Courtney Sullivan: This Summer’s Hottest Book, Friendship, Motherhood and Privilege — BookTrib

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