Thorndike Press

The Library Book

  • Susan Orlean
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  • ISBN-10: 1432856464
  • ISBN-13: 9781432856465
  • DDC: 027.4794
  • Shipping Weight: 1.45 lbs ( .66 kgs)
  • 540 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released October 2018
  • Simultaneous Publications

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New York Times Bestselling Author

Susan Orlean, hailed as a “national treasure” by The Washington Post, reopens the unsolved mystery of the most catastrophic library fire in American history and delivers a dazzling love letter to a beloved institution — our libraries.


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