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Fall for Autumn’s Best Books

As crisp air begins cool off warmer weather, it’s the perfect time to curl up on the couch with great novel. Here are a few page-turners you won’t want to put down:

The Astronaut Wives Club: A True Story by Lily Koppel

Out in paperback for the summer, it spotlights the lives of the first American astronauts and their families as told from the perspective of the wives themselves.

• The Status of All Things by Liz Fenton and Lisa Steinke

Could changing your Facebook status change your life? Kate tries to rewrite her romantic history, but soon learns that it might not be possible to change your fate.

• In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume

A tale of three generations of families whose lives are forever changed by unexpected events.

• In the Country by Mia Alvar

This debut collection features evocative stories that follow Filipinos going through myriad life experiences in places scattered across the map.

• Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

Two decades after To Kill A Mockingbird, this novel brings “Scout” home to visit her ailing father, Atticus. A portrait of a young woman, and a world, in painful yet necessary transition out of the illusions of the past.