The Most Anticipated Books to Read This Fall

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16. Better Off Dead
> Author: Lee Child and Andrew Child
> Release date: October 26, 2021

“Better Off Dead” is the latest Jack Reacher thriller. Reacher is a former US Army military policeman who roams the country investigating suspicious and dangerous situations. It’s co-written by series creator Lee Child and his brother Andrew Child.

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17. On Girlhood
> Author: Glory Edim
> Release date: October 26, 2021

“On Girlhood” is an anthology of 15 stories from the Well-Read Black Girl Library Series, featuring works by writers such as Rita Dove, Toni Morrison, and Alice Walker.

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18. The Sentence
> Author: Louise Erdrich
> Release date: November 9, 2021

“The Sentence” is a funny ghost story from Pulitzer Prize- and National Book Award-winning author Louise Erdrich. A small independent bookstore in Minneapolis is haunted by its most annoying customer after she dies on All Souls’ Day.

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19. The 1619 Project
> Author: Nikole Hanna-Jones
> Release date: November 16, 2021

“The 1619 Project” is an undertaking by investigative journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones and writers from “The New York Times” which “aims to reframe the country’s history by placing the consequences of slavery and the contributions of Black Americans at the very center of the United States’ national narrative.”

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20. These Precious Days: Essays
> Author: Ann Patchett
> Release date: November 23, 2021

“These Precious Days” is a collection of essays on such topics as home, family, friendship, marriage, failure, and success — and what it all means.