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Book Beat- Vixen by Francine Prose

It’s 1953, and Simon Putnam, a recent Harvard graduate newly hired by a distinguished New York publishing firm, has entered a glittering world of three-martini lunches, exclusive literary parties, and...

Book Beat- The Song of the Jade Lily by Kristin Manning

939: Two young girls meet in Shanghai, also known as the “Paris of the East.” 2016: Fleeing London with a broken heart, Alexandra returns to Australia to be with her grandparents, Romy and Wilhelm. After Wilhelm dies, Alexandra flies to Shanghai, determined to trace her grandparents’ past. Peeling back the layers of their hidden lives,...