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THE PAYING GUESTS

Sarah Waters
Riverhead
ISBN 978-1594633119
566 pages
$28.95

Reviewed by Michael Dirda, who reviews books for The Washington Post ...

THE DOG

Joseph O'Neill
Pantheon
ISBN 978-0307378231
241 pages
$25.95

Reviewed by Ron Charles, who is the editor of The Washington Post's ...

THE SYMMETRY TEACHER

Andrei Bitov, Translation by Polly Gannon
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN 978-0374273514
282 pages
$26

Reviewed by J.P. O'Malley, ...