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Rebecca Makkai

Susan Aurinko

Rebecca Makkai is the author of "The Great Believers," "The Borrower," "The Hundred-Year House," which won the Novel of the Year Award from the Chicago Writers Association, and "Music for Wartime." Her work has appeared in The Best American Short Stories, Harper's and Tin House, among others. She received her masters from Middlebury College's Bread Loaf School of English and a bachelor's from Washington and Lee University. Currently, she lives outside Chicago with her husband and two daughters.

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The Great Believers
Fiction / Literature
June 2018
ISBN 9780735223523
$27.00, INSTORE
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The Borrower
Fiction / Literature
Penguin Books
May 2012
ISBN 9780143120957
324 pages
$17.00, INSTOCK
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When her favorite patron runs away from overbearing parents who force him to attend anti-gay classes, children's librarian Lucy Hull flees with the ten-year-old boy and discovers that they are being pursued by an unknown enemy.

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