The Tournament of Books continues:
Peter Matthiessen's Shadow Country edges E. Lockhart's Disreputable History. No surprise there. In something of an upset, though, Tom Piazza's City of Refuge edged Jhumpa Lahiri's Unaccustomed Earth. Three more matches to go in the first round.
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