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    18 Under-The-Radar Books That Deserve More Hype

    From novels to nonfiction to short story collections, these under-the-radar gems should not be missed by avid readers who want to expand their collection.

    1. The Force of Such Beauty by Barbara Bourland

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    2. After the Flood by Kassandra Montag

    After the Flood book cover

    3. All the Names They Used for God by Anjali Sachdeva

    All the Names They Used for God book cover

    4. Sounds Like Titanic: A Memoir by Jessica Chiccehitto Hindman

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    5. Marion Lane and the Midnight Murder by T. A. Willberg

    Marion Lane and the Midnight Murder

    6. Sharks in the Time of Saviors by Kawai Strong Washburn

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    7. We Could Be Heroes by Mike Chen

    We Could Be Heroes book cover

    8. The Salt Line by Holly Goddard Jones

    The Salt Line book cover

    9. At the Edge of the Haight by Katherine Seligman

    At the Edge of the Haight book cover

    10. A Knock at Midnight: A Story of Hope, Justice, and Freedom by Brittany K. Barnett

    A Knock at Midnight book cover

    11. The Majesties by Tiffany Tsao

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    12. The Blinds by Adam Sternbergh

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    13. They Never Learn by Layne Fargo

    They Never Learn book cover

    14. At Least You Have Your Health by Madi Sinha

    At Least You Have Your Health book cover

    15. The Library of the Unwritten by A. J. Hackwith

    The Library of the Unwritten book cover

    16. Crazy Cupid Love by Amanda Heger

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    17. Slay by Brittney Morris

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    18. Theme Music by T. Marie Vandelly

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