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Washington Post - Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

How many Chinese babies adopted into white families do you need to start a fire? In Celeste Ng’s second novel, “Little Fires Everywhere,” perhaps more than one. In the small-town community of Shaker Heights, Ohio, everything is carefully curated to reflect the values of the progressive but no longer existing sect that once thrived there.

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Washington Post - The Trip by Deborah Davis

In the summer of 1963, Andy Warhol hopped into a Ford Falcon and drove from New York to Los Angeles. Then in his mid-30s, Warhol had accepted an offer by Dennis Hopper to throw a party in his honor. With an inkling that he wanted to develop his skills in film, the avant-garde artist and three of his friends — poet Gerard Malanga, filmmaker Taylor Mead and painter Wynn Chamberlain — set off on a wild 4 1/2- day excursion across the country.

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Washington Post - The Life and Death of Sophie Stark

Not long after the film “Blue is the Warmest Color” won the prestigious Palme d’Or at Cannes in 2013, the leading actressescame forward with the claim that the director had emotionally manipulated them during rehearsal. A similar scenario begins “The Life and Death of Sophie Stark,” Anna North’s novel about the morally complex world of making art.

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