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Published: Vintage - April 9th, 2019

One of the New York Times Book Review TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR 


Half-Blood Blues: A Novel Cover Image
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Published: Picador - February 28th, 2012

Winner of the Scotiabank Giller Prize

Man Booker Prize Finalist 2011
An Oprah Magazine Best Book of the Year


Shortlisted for the Governor General's Literary Award for Fiction


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Published: Amistad - October 22nd, 2019

The first novel from the acclaimed author of Washington Black—an exploration of explores the sweep of history, the binds of blood, the challenges of middle age, and the pain of exile, witnessed through the experiences of one family whose hope blinds them to threatening forces that could tear them apart. 


The Cold Millions: A Novel Cover Image
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Published: Harper - October 27th, 2020

“One of the most captivating novels of the year.” – Washington Post 

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We Live in Water: Stories Cover Image
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Published: Harper Perennial - February 12th, 2013

ONE OF PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA’S FAVORITE BOOKS OF 2019


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Beautiful Ruins: A Novel Cover Image
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Published: Harper Perennial - April 2nd, 2013

The #1 New York Times bestseller—Jess Walter’s “absolute masterpiece” (Richard Russo, Pulitzer Prize-winning author): the story of an almost-love affair that begins on the Italian coast in 1962 and resurfaces fifty years later in contemporary Hollywood.


The Financial Lives of the Poets: A Novel Cover Image
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Published: Harper Perennial - September 7th, 2010

The Financial Lives of the Poets is a comic and heartfelt novel from National Book Award nominee Jess Walter, author of Citizen Vince and The Zero, about how we get to the edge of ruin—and how we begin to make our way back.


The Zero: A Novel Cover Image
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Published: Harper Perennial - August 7th, 2007

National Book Award Finalist 

The breakout novel from a writer of extraordinary talent: In the wake of a devastating terrorist attack, one man struggles to make sense of his world, even as the world tries to make use of him


Citizen Vince Cover Image
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Published: Harper Perennial - June 17th, 2008

From the highly acclaimed new crime novelist: a story of witness protection, petty thievery, local politics, and murder—set against the turbulent backdrop of the 1980 presidential election


Land of the Blind: A Novel Cover Image
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Published: Harper Perennial - August 18th, 2009

In Land of the Blind, Jess Walter, National Book Award finalist and author of Citizen Vince and The Zero, explores the bonds and compromises we make as children—and the fatal errors we can make at any time in our lives


Ruby Ridge: The Truth and Tragedy of the Randy Weaver Family Cover Image
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Published: Harper Perennial - February 19th, 2002

“A stunning job of reporting.”—New York Times


Over Tumbled Graves: A Novel Cover Image
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Published: Harper Perennial - August 18th, 2009

A New York Times Notable Book of the Year

“Riveting. . . . Without ever taking the easy way out, the book explores the battle of good vs. evil on very human terms.”
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