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Bailey's Fiction Prize for Women
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Best Books of the Decade So Far
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The Essential Literary Calendar
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May Group Read: Wide Sargasso Sea
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The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
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THE MAN WHO WAS THURSDAY
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Elizabeth Bishop
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"A Late Encounter with the Enemy" by Flannery O'Connor
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Mastiff by Joyce Carol Oates
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Oscar nominations
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Which is harder to write, mystery or suspense?
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The Picture of Dorian Gray
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A Tale for the Time Being
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The Iliad
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The Children Act
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The Luminaries
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Cranford
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The Quiet American
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The Lowland
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Far from the Madding Crowd
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The Robber Bridegroom
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Birdsong
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