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Though English novelist Zadie Smith has often mentioned in interviews how mortified she is of her debut, White Teeth, the novel heralded Smith as one of the most acclaimed voices in contemporary literature. Written as a 22-year-old Cambridge ...Columbus Alive, 1 month ago
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While my fellow booksellers and I spent the summer eagerly awaiting the new Haruki Murakami, Margaret Atwood, Ian McEwan, and David Mitchell novels, I was also secretly counting down the days to the newest book in the Shopaholic series, Shopaholic ...Huffington Post, 1 week ago
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