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Women are supposed to love motherhood. In ‘Patsy,’ Nicole Dennis-Benn explores what happens when they don’t.

In this new summer read, a woman leaves her 6-year-old daughter with a father she hardly knows

A school shooting, the AIDS crisis and an elusive talk show host: In this book, there’s more than meets the eye

‘The Spectators,’ by Jennifer duBois, is June’s Lily Lit Club pick

Mesha Maren’s debut novel dissects what rebuilding a life after prison looks like

‘Sugar Run’ is this month’s Lily Lit Club pick

‘Those Who Knew’ by Idra Novey addresses the ‘patriarchal messages we have been marinating in’

‘Those Who Knew’ is January’s Lily Lit Club pick

May-lee Chai’s collection of short stories is an ‘act of resistance’ for the Trump age

‘Useful Phrases for Immigrants’ is December’s Lily Lit Club pick

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Our Webby entry is our Instagram-only book club, Lily Lit Club

Girlhood. Horror films. Nostalgia. Sharlene Teo’s ‘Ponti’ taps into it all.

An interview with author Sharlene Teo about November’s Lily Lit Club pick

Diana Evans’s ‘Ordinary People’ looks at what happens to love after infatuation

The book about the bittersweet realities of everyday love is the Lily Lit Club’s October pick