Print: A Bookstore is offering a limited edition bundle curated by Pulitzer Prize winning author, Richard Russo, featuring three of his favorite books from 2021 and a signed letter from Russo explaining his choices.
The three books are...
Great Circle by Maggie Shipstead
The unforgettable story of a daredevil female aviator determined to chart her own course in life, at any cost—Great Circle “soars and dips with dizzying flair ... an expansive story that covers more than a century and seems to encapsulate the whole wide world” (Boston Globe).
“A masterpiece ... One of the best books I’ve ever read.” —J. Courtney Sullivan, author of Friends and Strangers
The Sweetness of Water by Nathan Harris
- Winner of the Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence
- Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize
- Longlisted for the 2022 Carnegie Medal for Excellence
- Longlisted for the Center for Fiction First Novel Prize
In the spirit of The Known World and The Underground Railroad, “a miraculous debut” (Washington Post) and “a towering achievement of imagination” (CBS This Morning)about the unlikely bond between two freedmen who are brothers and the Georgia farmer whose alliance will alter their lives, and his, forever—from “a storyteller with bountiful insight and assurance” (Kirkus)
Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro
Once in a great while, a book comes along that changes our view of the world. This magnificent novel from the Nobel laureate and author of Never Let Me Go is “an intriguing take on how artificial intelligence might play a role in our futures ... a poignant meditation on love and loneliness” (The Associated Press).
BOOKER PRIZE LONGLIST Nominee • GOOD MORNING AMERICA Book Club Pick • On PRESIDENT OBAMA’S SUMMER 2021 READING LIST