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The Book Report: New summer fiction and nonfiction
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The Book Report: New summer fiction and nonfiction

By Washington Post book critic Ron Charles As temperatures heat up and you start thinking about books for summer reading, here are a few suggestions to check out: Celadon "The Latecomer" by Jean Hanff Korelitz, is a wicked comic novel about triplets conceived by in vitro fertilization. As these three spoiled children grow up, competing with and sniping at each other, Koreltiz's family epic tears through modern art, liberal education, political correctness, international terrorism and American spirituality, all while delivering one explosive surprise after another. Read an excerpt: "The Latecomer" by Jean Hanff Korelitz "The Latecome...