New Adult Fiction

Here are the latest Adult Fiction titles we're excited about.
(That didn't sound very excited, did it? Let's try again.)

These are the most awesome new Adult Fiction titles we have ever seen in our entire lives and we want to buy them all!
(Over the top? Oh well...)

 

The Book of Form and Emptiness: A Novel Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780399563645
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Published: Viking - September 21st, 2021

“No one writes like Ruth Ozeki—a triumph.” —Matt Haig, New York Times bestselling author of The Midnight Library

“Inventive, vivid, and propelled by a sense of wonder.” —TIME


Catch Us When We Fall: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780063079960
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - September 21st, 2021

If you love the emotionally complex novels of JoJo Moyes and the dramatic books of Jodi Picoult, you won’t want to miss this newest book about second chances, redemption, and the power of hope from USA Today bestselling author of Shelter Me, Juliette Fay.


Bewilderment: A Novel Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393881141
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 21st, 2021

Shortlisted for the 2021 Booker Prize
Longlisted for the 2021 National Book Award for Fiction

A heartrending new novel from the Pulitzer Prize–winning and #1 New York Times best-selling author of The Overstory.


When Ghosts Come Home: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062312662
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Published: William Morrow - September 21st, 2021

I loved it and devoured it with fury, straight to its blazing end.” —Lily King, author of Writers & Lovers

“An unputdownable knock-out.” —Lauren Wilkinson, author of American Spy


The Body Scout: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316628723
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Published: Orbit - September 21st, 2021

"I devoured it." —Jonathan Lethem

“Completely weird and still completely real. Delightful—I couldn't put it down."–Shea Serrano
 In the future you can have any body you want—as long as you can afford it.
 
But in a New York ravaged by climate change and repeat pandemics, Kobo is barely scraping by.


The Stolen Lady: A Novel of World War II and the Mona Lisa Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062993595
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - September 21st, 2021

From the acclaimed author of The Night Portrait comes a stunning historical novel about two women, separated by five hundred years, who each hide Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa—with unintended consequences.


France, 1939


My Darling from the Lions: Poems Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781951142711
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Published: Tin House Books - September 21st, 2021

A NYLON and ESSENCE Best Book of the Month

“Rachel Long has miraculous command of the line, in all its trickery and grace and gasps, showcasing a truly refreshing voice with observant, deeply felt insight.” —Morgan Parker, author of Magical Negro


Under the Whispering Door Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250217349
Availability: Available from Warehouse
Published: Tor Books - September 21st, 2021

An Indie Next Pick!

A Man Called Ove
meets The Good Place in Under the Whispering Door, a delightful queer love story from TJ Klune, author of the New York Times and USA Today bestseller The House in the Cerulean Sea.


Welcome to Charon's Crossing.


Olga: A Novel Cover Image
By Bernhard Schlink, Charlotte Collins (Translated by)
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063112926
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Published: HarperVia - September 21st, 2021

A sweeping novel of love and passion from author of the international bestseller The Reader about a woman out of step with her time, whose life is witness to some of the most tumultuous events of modern age.

Abandoned by her parents, young Olga is raised by her grandmother in a Prussian village in the early years of the twentieth century.


The Wrong End of the Telescope Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780802157805
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Published: Grove Press - September 21st, 2021

By National Book Award and the National Book Critics' Circle Award finalist for An Unnecessary Woman, Rabih Alameddine, comes a transporting new novel about an Arab American trans woman's journey among Syrian refugees on Lesbos island.


Lean Fall Stand: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781646220991
Availability: Available from Warehouse
Published: Catapult - September 21st, 2021

A thrilling and propulsive novel of an Antarctica expedition gone wrong and its far-reaching consequences for the explorers and their families "leaves the reader moved and subtly changed, as if she had become part of the story" (Hilary Mantel).


The Trees: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781644450642
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Published: Graywolf Press - September 21st, 2021

An uncanny literary thriller addressing the painful legacy of lynching in the US, by the author of Telephone


Harlem Shuffle Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780385545136
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Published: Doubleday Books - September 14th, 2021

From the two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Underground Railroad and The Nickel Boys, a gloriously entertaining novel of heists, shakedowns, and rip-offs set in Harlem in the 1960s.


Harrow: A novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525657569
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Published: Knopf - September 14th, 2021

In her first novel since The Quick and the Dead (a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize), the legendary writer takes us into an uncertain landscape after an environmental apocalypse, a world in which only the man-made has value, but some still wish to salvage the authentic.
 


The Actual Star: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063002890
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Published: Harper Voyager - September 14th, 2021

David Mitchell’s Cloud Atlas meets Octavia Butler’s Earthseed series, as acclaimed author Monica Byrne (The Girl in the Road) spins a brilliant multigenerational saga spanning two thousand years, from the collapse of the ancient Maya to a far-future utopia on the brink of civil war.


Apples Never Fall Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250220257
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - September 14th, 2021

#1 New York Times Bestseller

From Liane Moriarty, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Big Little Lies and Nine Perfect Strangers, comes Apples Never Fall, a novel that looks at marriage, siblings, and how the people we love the most can hurt us the deepest.


My Sweet Girl Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593335086
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Published: Berkley - September 14th, 2021

“Fiendish, full-of-twists...Sri Lankan author Amanda Jayatissa keeps us guessing and worrying until the very end”—The New York Times

“A thriller centered on the meaning of identity and all the layers it can have.”—NPR


Snowflake: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063073937
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Published: Harper - September 14th, 2021

"Mad and wonderful. I thought I was reading one thing, then discovered—several times—that I was reading a different, even better thing.”—Roddy Doyle

One of Shondaland's 5 Best Books of September and Bustle's Most Anticipated Books of the Month


The Missing Hours: A Novel Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781250083722
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Published: Minotaur Books - September 14th, 2021

From the critically acclaimed author of Invisible City and Conviction, The Missing Hours is a novel about obsession, privilege, and the explosive consequences of one violent act.


Her Perfect Life Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250258885
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Published: Forge Books - September 14th, 2021

The next thrilling standalone novel by USA Today bestselling author Hank Phillippi Ryan.


Crazy Sorrow Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780743245104
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 14th, 2021

A lyrical novel, spanning four decades in New York City, about a couple torn apart and the lengths to which they will go to be reunited.

Vince Passaro’s first novel, 2002’s Violence, Nudity, Adult Content, was a provocative book that explored the darkest human emotions and the traumas of mental illness, sexual assault, and murder.


The Death of Francis Bacon: A Novel Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780771096372
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Published: Strange Light - September 14th, 2021

Madrid. Unfinished. Man dying.

A great painter lies on his deathbed, synapses firing, writhing and reveling in pleasure and pain as a lifetime of chaotic and grotesque sense memories wash over and envelop him.


The Mysterious Bookshop Presents the Best Mystery Stories of the Year: 2021 Cover Image
By Lee Child (Editor), Otto Penzler (Series edited by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781613162385
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Published: Mysterious Press - September 14th, 2021

Lee Child selects the twenty best mystery short stories of the year, including tales by Stephen King, Sara Paretsky, and many more.


The Best Short Stories 2021: The O. Henry Prize Winners (The O. Henry Prize Collection) Cover Image
By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Editor), Jenny Minton Quigley (Series edited by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780593311257
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Published: Anchor - September 14th, 2021

Twenty prizewinning stories selected from the thousands published in magazines over the previous year—continuing the O. Henry Prize's century-long tradition of literary excellence.


The Spectacular Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781524799410
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Published: Ballantine Books - September 14th, 2021

Three generations of women strive for real freedom in this startling, provocative novel exploring sexuality, gender, and maternal ambivalence, from the acclaimed author of The Best Kind of People.


Palmares Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780807033494
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Published: Beacon Press - September 14th, 2021

A Bustle “Most Anticipated Books of September 2021” Selection · An Esquire “Best Books of Fall 2021” Selection · A LitHub “22 Novels You Need to Read This Fall” Selection · A Kirkus Reviews “16 Best Books to Read in September” Selection · A Buzzfeed “Best Books Coming Out This Fa


Civilizations: A Novel Cover Image
By Laurent Binet, Sam Taylor (Translated by)
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374600815
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 14th, 2021

An ambitious and highly entertaining novel of revisionist history from the author of the international bestseller HHhH, Laurent Binet's Civilizations is nothing less than a strangely believable counterfactual history of the modern world, fizzing with ideas about colonization, empire-building, and the eternal human quest for domination.


Dare to Know: A Novel Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9781683692607
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Published: Quirk Books - September 14th, 2021

“A razor-smart sci-fi corporate noir nightmare. Dare to Know is what happens when Willy Loman sees through the Matrix. A heartbreaking, time-bending, galactic mindbender delivered in the mordantly funny clip of a doomed antihero.”—Daniel Kraus, co-author of The Shape of Water


Talk to Me: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063052857
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Published: Ecco - September 14th, 2021

From bestselling and award-winning author T.C.


Matrix Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781594634499
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 7th, 2021

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

LONGLISTED FOR THE 2021 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR FICTION

"A relentless exhibition of Groff's freakish talent. In just over 250 pages, she gives us a character study to rival Hilary Mantel's Thomas Cromwell ." - USA Today


Beautiful World, Where Are You: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374602604
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 7th, 2021

AN INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTELLER

Beautiful World, Where Are You
is a new novel by Sally Rooney, the bestselling author of Normal People and Conversations with Friends.


The Magician: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781476785080
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Published: Scribner - September 7th, 2021

From one of today’s most brilliant and beloved novelists, a dazzling, epic family saga set across a half-century spanning World War I, the rise of Hitler, World War II, and the Cold War.


The Archer Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781616209902
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Published: Algonquin Books - September 7th, 2021

" A] sublime, boundary-pushing exploration of sexuality, creativity, and love . . . A sensual, artful dance, powerfully told."
--NPR


Inseparable: A Never-Before-Published Novel Cover Image
By Simone de Beauvoir, Sandra Smith (Translated by), Margaret Atwood (Introduction by)
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063075047
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Published: Ecco - September 7th, 2021

A never-before-published novel by the iconic Simone de Beauvoir of an intense and vivid girlhood friendship 

From the moment Sylvie and Andrée meet in their Parisian day school, they see in each other an accomplice with whom to confront the mysteries of girlhood.


Never Saw Me Coming Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780778311553
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Published: Park Row - September 7th, 2021

"Fresh, fast-paced and fiendishly clever If you love watching true crime and wonder about the psychopaths among us, this is the book for you " -- Lisa Gardner, #1 New York Times bestselling author

A Most Anticipated Novel of Fall 2021 by Newsweek, Goodreads, PopSugar, Crime Reads, SheReads, Crime by the Book, The Nerd Daily, and more


The War for Gloria: A novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781524732325
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Published: Knopf - September 7th, 2021

From the author of the PEN/Faulkner Award–winning debut novel Preparation for the Next Life, a gripping, tender, unforgettable story about fathers and sons, regret and redemption


In Every Mirror She's Black Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781728240381
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Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - September 7th, 2021

A sexy, surprising, searing debut about love, loss, desire, and the many dimensions of Black womanhood.--Deesha Philyaw, 2020 National Book Award Finalist & award-winning author of The Secret Lives of Church Ladies

An arresting debut for anyone looking for insight into what it means to be a Black woman in the world.


The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois: An Oprah's Book Club Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062942937
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Published: Harper - August 24th, 2021

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

AN OPRAH BOOK CLUB SELECTION

LONGLISTED FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR FICTION

An Instant Washington Post, USA Today, and Indie Bestseller


Lightning Strike: A Novel (Cork O'Connor Mystery Series #18) Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982128685
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Published: Atria Books - August 24th, 2021

The author of the instant New York Times bestseller This Tender Land returns with a powerful prequel to his acclaimed Cork O’Connor series—a book about fathers and sons, long-simmering conflicts in a small Minnesota town, and the events that echo through youth and shape our lives forever.

Aurora is a small town nestled in the ancient for


The Guide: A novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525657767
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Published: Knopf - August 24th, 2021

The best-selling author of The River returns with a heart-racing thriller about a young man who is hired by an elite fishing lodge in Colorado, where he uncovers a plot of shocking menace amid the natural beauty of sun-drenched streams and forests.


Feral Creatures Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538735244
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - August 24th, 2021

In this stunning follow-up to Hollow Kingdom and Seattle Times/Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association bestseller​, the animal kingdom's "favorite apocalyptic hero"is back with a renewed sense of hope for humanity, ready to take on a world ravaged by a viral pandemic (Helen Macdonald).

Once upon an apocalypse


After the Sun Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593329108
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Published: Riverhead Books - August 24th, 2021

“Relentlessly thrilling . . . an orgy of the unpredictable.” —New York Times Book Review

“Like Thomas Pynchon taking on late capitalism. . . . surrealistic, granular in its details, and concerned with social entropy and desperate attempts at communion.Wall Street Journal


The Women of Troy: A Novel Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780385546690
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Published: Doubleday - August 24th, 2021

A daring and timely feminist retelling of The Iliad from the perspective of the women of Troy who endured it—an extraordinary follow up to The Silence of the Girls from the Booker Prize-winning author of The Regeneration Trilogy.
 
"An important, powerful, memorable book."—Emily Wilson, translator of The Odyssey


When the Summer Was Ours: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982152130
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Published: Washington Square Press - August 24th, 2021

“This compulsively readable tale of loss and love during and after the Second World War is a masterpiece.” —Kristin Harmel, New York Times bestselling author

“A gorgeously written, impeccably researched historical novel, spanning decades and continents, and filled with a richly drawn cast of characters.” —Jillian Cantor, USA T


The Madness of Crowds: A Novel (Chief Inspector Gamache Novel #17) Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250145260
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Published: Minotaur Books - August 24th, 2021

Instant #1 New York Times Bestseller
AARP The Magazine – Recommended Summer Reading
CNN – A Most Anticipated Book of August
Bustle – A Most Anticipated Book of August


Chief Inspector Armand Gamache returns to Three Pines in #1 New York Times bestseller Louise Penny's latest spellbinding novel


You’re a coward.


More Than I Love My Life: A novel Cover Image
By David Grossman, Jessica Cohen (Translated by)
$26.95
ISBN: 9780593318911
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Published: Knopf - August 24th, 2021

A remarkable novel of suffering, love, and healing—the story of three generations of women on an unlikely journey to a Croatian island and a secret that needs to be told—from the internationally best-selling author of To the End of the Land
 


The Family Plot: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982163846
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Published: Atria Books - August 17th, 2021

A HIGHLY ANTICIPATED, BEST BOOK OF AUGUST SELECTED BY * POPSUGAR * E! NEWS * LIFESAVVY * CRIMEREADS * AND MORE!

“Exceedingly entertaining.” —The New York Times
Umbrella Academy meets Tana French.


The Ones Who Don't Say They Love You: Stories Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593133408
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Published: One World - August 17th, 2021

A collection of raucous stories that offer a "vibrant and true mosaic" (The New York Times) of New Orleans, from the critically acclaimed author of We Cast a Shadow


Velvet Was the Night Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593356821
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Published: Del Rey Books - August 17th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES EDITORS' CHOICE - From the New York Times bestselling author of Mexican Gothic comes a "delicious, twisted treat for lovers of noir"* about a daydreaming secretary, a lonesome enforcer, and the mystery of a missing woman they're both desperate to find.


The Dating Playbook Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781538716670
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Published: Forever - August 17th, 2021

When a personal trainer agrees to fake date her client, all rules are out the window in this "fun, heartfelt, and totally relatable" romantic comedy (Abby Jimenez, NYT bestselling author of Life's Too Short).

When it comes to personal training, Taylor Powell kicks serious butt.


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Skinship: Stories Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593318218
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - August 17th, 2021

The breathtaking debut of an important new voice--centered on a constellation of Korean American families


Silent Winds, Dry Seas Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385547024
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Published: Doubleday Books - August 17th, 2021

A sweeping debut novel that explores the intimate struggle for independence and success of a young descendant of Indian indentured laborers in Mauritius, a small multiracial island in the Indian Ocean.


Gordo Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802158086
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Published: Grove Press, Black Cat - August 17th, 2021

Shedding profound natural light on the inner lives of migrant workers, Jaime Cortez's debut collection ushers in a new era of American literature that gives voice to a marginalized generation of migrant workers in the West.


Wildwood Whispers Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316591768
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Published: Redhook - August 17th, 2021

"Readers craving a witchy story full of found family, lush nature, and small-town secrets will find it utterly enchanting.” —Hester Fox, author of The Witch of Willow Hall

A heartwarming tale of hope, fate, and folk magic unfolds when a young woman travels to a sleepy southern town in the Appalachian Mountains to bury her best friend.


The Bookseller's Secret: A Novel of Nancy Mitford and WWII Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781525806469
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Published: Graydon House - August 17th, 2021

"The Bookseller's Secret is a delight from start to finish, a literary feast any booklover will savor " --Kate Quinn, New York Times bestselling author of The Rose Code


Edge Case: A Novel Cover Image
By YZ Chin
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063030688
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Published: Ecco - August 10th, 2021

A Recommended Read from: Entertainment Weekly * Buzzfeed * Good Morning America * USA Today * Harper's Bazaar * Fortune * A.V. Club * The Millions * Lit Hub * International Examiner * Publishers Weekly


In the Country of Others: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780143135975
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Published: Penguin Books - August 10th, 2021

The award-winning, #1 internationally bestselling new novel by the author of The Perfect Nanny, about a woman in an interracial marriage whose fierce desire for autonomy parallels her adopted country's fight for independence


Yours Cheerfully: A Novel (The Emmy Lake Chronicles #2) Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501170096
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Published: Scribner - August 10th, 2021

From the author of the “jaunty, heartbreaking winner” (People) and international bestseller Dear Mrs. Bird, a new charming and uplifting novel set in London during World War II about a plucky aspiring journalist.

London, November 1941.


The Shimmering State: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982156718
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Published: Atria Books - August 10th, 2021

Named Vogue’s “Best Books to Read This Summer” ∙ The Millions “Most Anticipated: The Great Second-Half 2021 Book Preview”

“A shimmering, dreamlike experience of multiple lives that collide and repel through fate and coincidence.” —Lydia Kiesling, author of The Golden State

A luminous literar


The Manningtree Witches Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781646220649
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Published: Catapult - August 10th, 2021

Wolf Hall meets The Favourite in this beguiling debut novel that brilliantly brings to life the residents of a small English town in the grip of the seventeenth-century witch trials and the young woman tasked with saving them all from themselves.


The King of Infinite Space Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525535898
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - August 10th, 2021

In this lush, magical, queer, and feminist take on Hamlet in modern-day New York City, a neuro-atypical philosopher, along with his best friend Horatio and artist ex-fianc Lia, are caught up in the otherworldly events surrounding the death of his father.


Mrs. March: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781631498619
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Published: Liveright - August 10th, 2021

“I read Virginia’s novel in one sitting and was so captured by it I knew I had to make it and play Mrs. March. As a character, she is fascinating, complex, and deeply human and I can’t wait to sink my teeth into her.” —Elisabeth Moss

A Jenny Lawson "Fantastic Strangeling Book Club" Selection
Oprah Daily • Best of the Month
USA Today • Books Not to Miss


The Eternal Audience of One Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982164423
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Published: Gallery/Scout Press - August 10th, 2021

The Eternal Audience of One is laugh-out-loud funny with writing that is sometimes so beautiful that it dances off the page—to a millennial beat—in perfect tempo with its tales of migration, love, loss, and friendship.—Sarah Ladipo Manyika, author of In Dependence

Reminiscent of Zadie Smith and Mich


The Turnout Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593084908
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - August 3rd, 2021

An Instant New York Times Bestseller 
 
A TODAY Show #ReadWithJenna Book Club Pick
 
New York Times bestselling and award-winning author Megan Abbott's exquisite and disquieting new novel, “dark and juicy and tinged with horror” (The New York Times Books Review), set against the hothouse of a family-run ballet studio.


Damnation Spring Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982144401
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Published: Scribner - August 3rd, 2021

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

A MOST ANTICIPATED BOOK: Entertainment Weekly, Oprah Daily, Vogue, Los Angeles Times, The Daily Beast, CNN, Harper’s Bazaar

“A glorious book—an assured novel that’s gorgeously told.” —The New York Times Book Review
“An incredibly moving epic about an unforgettable family.&


Once There Were Wolves Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250244147
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Published: Flatiron Books - August 3rd, 2021

* INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER *

From the author of the beloved national bestseller Migrations, a pulse-pounding new novel set in the wild Scottish Highlands.


We Were Never Here: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781984820464
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Published: Ballantine Books - August 3rd, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • REESE’S BOOK CLUB PICK • “This book is every suspense lover’s dream and it kept me up way too late turning pages. . . . A novel with crazy twists and turns that will have you ditching your Friday night plans for more chapters.”—Reese Witherspoon


The Husbands: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250319517
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Published: Flatiron Books - August 3rd, 2021

A GOOD MORNING AMERICA BOOK CLUB PICK
“Chandler Baker, queen of the feminist thriller, has delivered once again! The Husbands is a poignant exploration of what it would take for women to have it all." —Sally Hepworth, bestselling author of The Good Sister

To what lengths will a woman go for a little more help from her husband?


All's Well: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982169664
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Published: Simon & Schuster - August 3rd, 2021

From the author of Bunny, which Margaret Atwood hails as “genius,” comes a dazzling and darkly funny novel about a theater professor who is convinced staging Shakespeare’s most maligned play will remedy all that ails her—but at what cost?

A MOST ANTICIPATED BOOK OF SUMMER 2021 SELECTED BY * ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY * VULTURE * L


Savage Tongues: A Novel Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780358315063
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Published: Mariner Books - August 3rd, 2021

“A luxuriant fevered quest for reclamation...Political, poetical, and spooky good.”Joy Williams

"A love story of the most fevered, brutal order...Propulsive, erotic, and darkly dreamlike."
Vulture

A new novel by PEN/Faulkner Award winner Azareen Van der Vliet Oloomi, "written with the intensity of early


Clark and Division Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781641292498
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Published: Soho Crime - August 3rd, 2021

Set in 1944 Chicago, Edgar Award-winner Naomi Hirahara's eye-opening and poignant new mystery, the story of a young woman searching for the truth about her revered older sister's death, brings to focus the struggles of one Japanese American family released from mass incarceration at Manzanar during World War II.


Shallow Waters: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781982179663
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Published: Atria/Black Privilege Publishing - August 3rd, 2021

“Spellbinding...A captivating debut.” —Harper’s Bazaar

In this stirring and lyrical debut novel—perfect for fans of The Water Dancer and the Legacy of Orïsha series—the Yoruba deity of the sea, Yemaya, is brought to vivid life as she discovers the power of Black resilience, lo


Paris Is a Party, Paris Is a Ghost: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780374229726
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 3rd, 2021

In a strangely distorted Paris, a Japanese adoptee is haunted by the woman he once loved


In My Dreams I Hold a Knife: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781728229881
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Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - August 3rd, 2021

"[A] mordant debut novel....examines what it means to covet the lives of others, no matter the cost."—The New York Times

"Tense, twisty, and packed with shocks."—Riley Sager, New York Times bestselling author of Survive The Night

Six friends.
One college reunion.
One unsolved murder.


Where the Truth Lies: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982157166
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Published: Atria Books - August 3rd, 2021

When a teenaged girl disappears from an insular small town, all of the community’s most devastating secrets come to light in this stunningly atmospheric and slow-burning suspense novel—perfect for fans of Megan Miranda and Celeste Ng.

The town of Whistling Ridge guards its secrets.

When seventeen-year-old Abigail goes missing, her best friend Emma, compelled by t


The Reading List: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063025288
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Published: William Morrow - August 3rd, 2021


A BEST OF SUMMER READ ACCORDING TO NEWSWEEK, PARADE MAGAZINE, NBC NEWS, LITHUB, AND POPSUGAR!

"The most heartfelt read of the summer...a surprising delight of a novel."--Shondaland


We Are the Brennans: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250796226
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Published: Celadon Books - August 3rd, 2021

**INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER**

In the vein of Mary Beth Keane’s Ask Again, Yes and Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney's The Nest,
Tracey Lange’s We Are the Brennans explores the staying power of shame—and the redemptive power of love—in an Irish Catholic family torn apart by secrets.


Songbirds Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593238042
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Published: Ballantine Books - August 3rd, 2021

"A beautifully crafted novel that sits at the intersection of race and class, that flags the frank truth of the life of migrant workers for whom a flight to freedom can become the most finely woven trap."--JODI PICOULT, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Book of Two Ways


The Guilt Trip: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250265586
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Published: Minotaur Books - August 3rd, 2021

In the vein of the Reese's Book Club x Hello Sunshine Book Club pick The Other Woman, Sandie Jones’s explosive new novel The Guilt Trip will have readers gripped to the very last page.

They went away as friends.
They came back as suspects.


Billy Summers Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781982173616
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Published: Scribner - August 3rd, 2021

#1 New York Times Bestseller

From legendary storyteller Stephen King, whose “restless imagination is a power that cannot be contained” (The New York Times Book Review), comes a thrilling new novel about a good guy in a bad job.

Billy Summers is a man in a room with a gun. He’s a killer for hire and the best in the business.


Afterparties: Stories Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063049901
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Published: Ecco - August 3rd, 2021

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

A Roxane Gay's Audacious Book Club Pick!

Named a Best Book of Summer by: Wall Street Journal * Thrillist * Vogue * Lit Hub * Refinery29 * New York Observer * The Daily Beast * Time * BuzzFeed * Entertainment Weekly 


Songs for the Flames: Stories Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593190135
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Published: Riverhead Books - August 3rd, 2021

A new collection of electric, searing stories from award-winning, bestselling author Juan Gabriel Vásquez.

The characters in Songs for the Flames are men and women touched by violence—sometimes directly, sometimes only in passing—but whose lives are changed forever, consumed by fire and by unexpected encounters and unyielding forces.


Radiant Fugitives: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781640094048
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Published: Counterpoint - August 3rd, 2021

A BEST BOOK OF THE MONTH: ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY, THE WASHINGTON POST, TIME, OPRAH DAILY, AND NYLON


Breathe: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780063085473
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Published: Ecco - August 3rd, 2021

A NOVEL OF LOVE AND LOSS FROM BESTSELLING AND PRIZEWINNING AUTHOR JOYCE CAROL OATES


If the Shoe Fits: A Meant to be Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781368050388
Availability: Available from Warehouse
Published: Hyperion Avenue - August 3rd, 2021

"If the Shoe Fits encompasses everything I love about rom-coms. I laughed, I swooned, I smiled. Another hit for Julie Murphy!"
—Colleen Hoover, #1 New York Times best-selling author of Hopeless

If the shoe doesn’t fit, maybe it’s time to design your own.


A Song Everlasting Cover Image
By Ha Jin
$28.00
ISBN: 9781524748791
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Published: Pantheon Books - July 27th, 2021

From the universally admired, National Book Award-winning, bestselling author of Waiting--a timely novel that follows a famous Chinese singer severed from his country, as he works to find his way in the United States


It's Not What You Thought It Would Be Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781683964353
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Published: Fantagraphics - July 27th, 2021

This poignant coming-of-age story follows several young women on their circuitous paths to adulthood.


How to Find Your Way in the Dark (A Sheldon Horowitz Novel #1) Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780358269601
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Published: Mariner Books - July 27th, 2021

"[Miller’s] character portraits are indelible, often heartbreaking. At times this novel moved me to tears, the highest possible compliment.”
New York Times Book Review

With the wit and scope of Michael Chabon’s The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay, Derek B. Miller tackles his most ambitious epic yet.


Fierce Little Thing: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250779427
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Published: Flatiron Books - July 27th, 2021

“A Secret History-esque tale...All the ingredients for the perfect summer read.” —The Millions
“Captivating, thoughtful, and tense, a great read for those who enjoy psychological thrillers and complex puzzles. Highly recommended.” —New York Journal Review of Books

“It’s time to come Home. All five of you. Or else.”


Not a Happy Family: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781984880550
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Published: Pamela Dorman Books - July 27th, 2021

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!

“A quintessential ‘beach read,’ I half expected sand to fall out of it. This one brings lurid family mayhem to the Hudson Valley [and] plausible suspects. With her cascading short chapters and teasers by the dozen, you stick with Lapena eagerly.” —Washington Post


Three Words for Goodbye: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062965240
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - July 27th, 2021

From Hazel Gaynor and Heather Webb, the bestselling authors of Meet Me in Monaco, comes a coming-of-age novel set in pre-WWII Europe, perfect for fans of Jennifer Robson, Beatriz Williams, and Kate Quinn.  


Three cities, two sisters, one chance to correct the past . . .


The Women's March: A Novel of the 1913 Woman Suffrage Procession Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062976000
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Published: William Morrow - July 27th, 2021

New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Chiaverini returns with The Women’s March, an enthralling historical novel of the women’s suffrage movement inspired by three courageous women who bravely risked their lives and liberty in the fight to win the vote.


Radar Girls: A Novel of WWII Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780778332046
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Published: Mira Books - July 27th, 2021

"A fresh, delightful romp of a novel."--Kate Quinn, New York Times bestselling author of The Rose Code


Safe in My Arms Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781524746780
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Published: Dutton Books - July 27th, 2021

Heartbreak for Hire: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781982167783
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Published: Gallery Books - July 27th, 2021

A smart, sexy, and witty romantic comedy—perfect for fans of Christina Lauren and Sally Thorne—about a twentysomething who lives out every woman’s fantasy: getting paid to give men who do us wrong a taste of their own medicine.


Far Out: Recent Queer Science Fiction and Fantasy Cover Image
By Paula Guran (Editor)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781949102550
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Published: Night Shade - July 27th, 2021

An Anthology of Recent Queer Science Fiction and Fantasy from Award-Winning Editor Paula Guran

Speculative fiction imagines drastically diverse ways of being and worlds that are other than the one with which we are familiar. Queerness is a natural fit for such fiction, so one would expect it to be customarily included.


What Strange Paradise Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780525657903
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - July 20th, 2021

From the widely acclaimed, best-selling author of American War, a new novel--beautifully written, unrelentingly dramatic, and profoundly moving--that looks at the global refugee crisis through the eyes of a child.


The Past Is Red Cover Image
$20.99
ISBN: 9781250301130
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Published: Tordotcom - July 20th, 2021

“The Candide of our #@$\*%?! age.”— Ken Liu, award-winning author

Catherynne M. Valente, the bestselling and award-winning creator of Space Opera and The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland returns with The Past Is Red, the enchanting, dark, funny, angry story of a girl who made two terrible mistakes: she told the truth and she dared to love the world.


Virtue: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593188590
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Published: Riverhead Books - July 20th, 2021

Named a Summer Must Read by Wall Street Journal, Town & Country, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, Entertainment Weekly, Glamour, Esquire, Bustle, Town & Country, Refinery29, and more


She Who Became the Sun Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250621801
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Published: Tor Books - July 20th, 2021

“Magnificent in every way."—Samantha Shannon, author of The Priory of the Orange Tree

"A dazzling new world of fate, war, love and betrayal."—Zen Cho, author of Black Water Sister

She Who Became the Sun reimagines the rise to power of the Ming Dynasty’s founding emperor.


Intimacies: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780399576164
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Published: Riverhead Books - July 20th, 2021

LONGLISTED FOR THE 2021 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD IN FICTION
NATIONAL BESTSELLER

ONE OF BARACK OBAMA’S FAVORITE SUMMER READS


“One of the best novels I’ve read in 2021.” – Dwight Garner, The New York Times


Colorful Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781640094420
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - July 20th, 2021

A beloved and bestselling classic in Japan, this groundbreaking tale of a dead soul who gets a second chance is perfect for readers of The Midnight Library.


Abracadabra, Sunshine Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781597094474
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Published: Red Hen Press - July 20th, 2021

The Woman from Uruguay Cover Image
By Pedro Mairal, Jennifer Croft (Translated by)
$24.00
ISBN: 9781635577334
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - July 20th, 2021

New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice

From acclaimed Argentine author Pedro Mairal and Man Booker International-winning translator Jennifer Croft, the unforgettable story of two would-be lovers over the course of a single day.


Nightbitch Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780385546812
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Published: Doubleday Books - July 20th, 2021

Nightbitch] feels like reading a deliciously long text from your smartest friend, with a hint of Kafka, if Kafka lived in the age of mommy bloggers . . . Yoder writes about contemporary anxieties with so much intelligence and charm that she can cause you to reflect without spiraling into deep depression. That's a feat, these days, greater than metamorphosis.--Glamour


The Man with the Silver SAAB: A Detective Varg Novel (3) Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780593316108
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Published: Pantheon Books - July 20th, 2021

In the hilarious new novel in the best-selling Detective Varg series, an eminent art historian is framed and the ace investigators of the department of sensitive crimes are on the case.


False Witness: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062858092
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Published: William Morrow - July 20th, 2021

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"There's deception, sabotage, violence, family secrets . . . all the stuff you could want from a fictional page-turner."— theSkimm 


The Council of Animals: A Novel Cover Image
By Nick McDonell, Steven Tabbutt (Illustrator)
$25.99
ISBN: 9781250799036
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - July 20th, 2021

From national bestselling author Nick McDonell, The Council of Animals is a captivating fable for humans of all ages—dreamers and cynics alike—who believe (if nothing else) in the power of timeless storytelling.


The Startup Wife: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781982156183
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Published: Scribner - July 13th, 2021

“A whip-smart, funny, and searing look at the wild world of startups.” —Good Morning America Book Club Buzz Pick
“Tahmima Anam deftly uses humor to explore both start-up culture and the institution of marriage in an utterly charming and genuinely thoughtful way.” —Rumaan Alam, author of Leave the World Behind

New


Appleseed: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063040144
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Published: Custom House - July 13th, 2021

NAMED A BEST BOOK OF SUMMER BY THE NEW YORK TIMES * USA TODAY * ESQUIRE * PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER * LITERARY HUB * GOODREADS * BUSTLE * BOOK RIOT *

"Woven together out of the strands of myth, science fiction, and ecological warning, Matt Bell’s Appleseed is as urgent as it is audacious." --Kelly Link, Get in Trouble


Ghost Forest: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593230961
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Published: One World - July 13th, 2021

This “powerful” (BuzzFeed) debut about love, grief, and family welcomes you into its pages and invites you to linger, staying with you long after you’ve closed its covers.
 
“I am madly in love with this book, a kaleidoscopic wonder.”—T Kira Madden, author of Long Live the Tribe of Fatherless Girls


While We Were Dating Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593100851
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Published: Berkley - July 13th, 2021

An instant New York Times bestseller!

Two people realize that it’s no longer an act when they veer off-script in this sizzling romantic comedy by New York Times bestselling author Jasmine Guillory.


The Comfort of Monsters: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063053021
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Published: Harper - July 13th, 2021

Set in Milwaukee during the “Dahmer summer” of 1991, A remarkable debut novel for fans of Mary Gaitskill and Gillian Flynn about two sisters—one who disappears, and one who is left to pick up the pieces in the aftermath.

In the summer of 1991, a teenage girl named Dee McBride vanished in the city of Milwaukee.


The Freedom Race (The Dreambird Chronicles #1) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250258908
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Published: Tor Books - July 13th, 2021

The Freedom Race, Lucinda Roy’s explosive first foray into speculative fiction, is a poignant blend of subjugation, resistance, and hope.


A Passage North: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593230701
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Published: Hogarth - July 13th, 2021

SHORTLISTED FOR THE BOOKER PRIZE • A young man journeys into Sri Lanka’s war-torn north in this searing novel of longing, loss, and the legacy of war from the author of The Story of a Brief Marriage.
 
“A novel of tragic power and uncommon beauty.”—Anthony Marra


All the Lonely People Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781538720165
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - July 13th, 2021

If you loved A Man Called Ove, then prepare to be delighted as Jamaican immigrant Hubert rediscovers the world he'd turned his back on this "warm, funny" novel (Good Housekeeping).

In weekly phone calls to his daughter in Australia, widower Hubert Birdpaints a picture of the perfect retirement, packed with fun, friendship, and fulfillment.


A Touch of Jen Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316704267
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - July 13th, 2021

A young couple's toxic Instagram crush spins out of control and unleashes a sinister creature in this twisted, viciously funny, "bananas good" debut.


Sword Stone Table: Old Legends, New Voices Cover Image
By Swapna Krishna (Editor), Jenn Northington (Editor)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593081891
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Published: Vintage - July 13th, 2021

From the vast lore surrounding King Arthur, Camelot, and the Knights of the Round Table, comes an anthology of gender-bent, race-bent, LGBTQIA+ inclusive retellings.


The Cellist: A Novel (Gabriel Allon #21) Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062834867
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Published: Harper - July 13th, 2021

#1 New York Times Bestseller


Embassy Wife: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374280345
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - July 13th, 2021

"A smart, sparkling novel that is one part social satire, one part travelogue . . . Comical and cool.” Oprah Daily

In Katie Crouch's thrilling novel Embassy Wife, two women abroad search for the truth about their husbands—and their country.


Other People's Comfort Keeps Me Up At Night Cover Image
By Morgan Parker, Danez Smith (Introduction by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781951142568
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Published: Tin House Books - July 13th, 2021

ABA Indie Poetry Bestseller

From the author of Magical Negro, Winner of the National Book Critic's Circle Award

Named a Best Book of the Month by Oprah Daily, BuzzFeed, Ms. Magazine, Nylon, ALTA and a Best Book of the Summer by Glamour and Publishers Weekly


Falling: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982177881
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - July 6th, 2021

#1 NATIONAL BESTSELLER * INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“T. J. Newman has written the perfect thriller! A must-read.” —Gillian Flynn
“Stunning and relentless.


Shoulder Season: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250239631
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Published: St. Martin's Press - July 6th, 2021

Named a Best Book of Summer by Good Morning America • CNN Parade • EW • Travel & Leisure • PopSugar • New York Post BuzzFeed Brit & Co • SheReads • Women.com


The Tiger Mom's Tale Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593198728
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Published: Berkley Books - July 6th, 2021

The Tiger Mom's Tale is a heartfelt, delightful read. Lyn Liao Butler's story of Taiwanese and American identity had me turning pages and laughing (and drooling over the delicious descriptions of food).--Charles Yu, author of Interior Chinatown, winner of the 2020 National Book Award

Named one of best summer reads by Parade and PopSugar


Razorblade Tears: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250252708
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Published: Flatiron Books - July 6th, 2021

*INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER*
“Provocative, violent — beautiful and moving, too.” —Washington Post

“Superb...Cuts right to the heart of the most important questions of our times.” —Michael Connelly

“A tour de force – poignant, action-packed, and profound.” —Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


The Paper Palace: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593329825
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Published: Riverhead Books - July 6th, 2021

REESE'S BOOK CLUB PICK

INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

THE PAPER PALACE IS:


“Filled with secrets, love, lies and a summer beach house. What more could you ask?”—Parade


Dear Miss Metropolitan: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250793614
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - July 6th, 2021

Introducing an extraordinary and original writer whose first novel explores the intersections of grief and rage, personal strength and healing--and what we owe one another.


Nobody, Somebody, Anybody: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063002654
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Published: Ecco - July 6th, 2021

“It's My Year of Rest and Relaxation, but with fewer pills and more boats.” —Entertainment Weekly

A moving and darkly comic debut novel about an anxious young woman who administers a self-made “placebo” treatment in a last-ditch attempt to rebuild her life


Everyone in This Room Will Someday Be Dead: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781982167356
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Published: Atria Books - July 6th, 2021

This hilarious and profound debut for fans of Mostly Dead Things and Goodbye, Vitamin, follows a morbidly anxious young woman—“the kindhearted heroine we all need right now” (Courtney Maum, New York Times bestselling author)—who stumbles into a job as a receptionist at a Catholic church and beco


Wayward Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593318737
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - July 6th, 2021

A Best Book of the Summer: USA Today, Town & Country, The Philadelphia Inquirer, BuzzFeed, Real Simple, The Millions, and more.

"A virtuosic, singular and very funny portrait of a woman seeking sanity and purpose in a world gone mad." --The New York Times Book Review


Bolla Cover Image
By Pajtim Statovci, David Hackston (Translator)
$25.95
ISBN: 9781524749200
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Published: Pantheon Books - July 6th, 2021

From the author of National Book Award finalist Crossing comes an unlikely love story in Kosovo with unpredictable consequences that reverberates throughout a young man's life--a dazzling tale full of fury, tenderness, longing, and lust.


The 22 Murders of Madison May Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593085202
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - July 6th, 2021

From the critically acclaimed author of Jennifer Government and Lexicon comes mind-bending speculative psychological suspense about a serial killer pursuing his victim across time and space, and the woman who is determined to stop him, even if it upends her own reality.

"I love you. In every world."


Build Your House Around My Body Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780812993325
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Published: Random House - July 6th, 2021

Part puzzle, part revenge tale, part ghost story, this ingenious novel spins half a century of Vietnamese history and folklore into "a thrilling read, acrobatic and filled with verve" (The New York Times).


Heatwave: A Novel Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781982143480
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Published: Scribner - June 29th, 2021

A vivid, mesmerizing novel about a teenage boy on vacation who makes an irrevocable mistake and becomes trapped in a spiral of guilt and desire—in the tradition of Alice McDermotts That Night and E.


Something Wild: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781984882066
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Published: Viking - June 29th, 2021

"Propulsive . . . . Good books sometimes cut to the bone, and this one feels like a scythe." —The New York Times Book Review


Hell of a Book Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593330968
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Published: Dutton Books - June 29th, 2021

2021 National Book Award Longlist


The Personal Librarian Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593101537
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Published: Berkley - June 29th, 2021

The Instant New York Times Bestseller! A Good Morning America* Book Club Pick!

“Historical fiction at its best!”*
 


Who They Was Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781635577662
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - June 29th, 2021

Longlisted for the Booker Prize
Named a Most Anticipated Book of Summer 2021 by Entertainment Weekly, Time, and CrimeReads

An astonishing, visceral autobiographical novel about a young man straddling two cultures: the university where he is studying English Literature and the disregarded world of London gang warfare.


Lorna Mott Comes Home: A novel Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780525521082
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Published: Knopf - June 29th, 2021

From the author of the best-selling Le Divorce and Le Mariage, a comedy of contemporary manners, morals, (ex)marriages, and motherhood (past, present, and future)--about an American woman leaving her 20-year marriage to her French second husband, returning to her native San Francisco and to the entwining lives of her children and grandchildren. “Delightful”--Clair


When the Sparrow Falls Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250784216
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Published: Tor Books - June 29th, 2021

Life in the Caspian Republic has taught Agent Nikolai South two rules. Trust No One. And work just hard enough not to make enemies.


Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780063112520
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Published: Harper Perennial - June 29th, 2021

The Instant #1 New York Times bestseller

Quentin Tarantino's long-awaited first work of fiction -- at once hilarious, delicious, and brutal -- is the always surprising, sometimes shocking new novel based on his Academy Award- winning film.


Rock the Boat: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525509158
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Published: The Dial Press - June 29th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES EDITORS’ CHOICE • “The perfect summer beach read for anyone who craves a smart story with a happy ending.”—Oprah Daily
 


Objects of Desire: Stories Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593318096
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Published: Knopf - June 29th, 2021

“A debut story collection of the rarest kind ... you wish that every single entry could be an entire novel." —Entertainment Weekly

Fresh, intimate stories of women’s lives from an extraordinary new literary voice, laying bare the unexpected beauty and irony in contemporary life
 


The Vixen: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063012141
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Published: Harper - June 29th, 2021

“No one states problems more correctly, more astutely, more amusingly and more uncomfortably than Francine Prose . . .


Blush Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593085752
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - June 22nd, 2021

From acclaimed author Jamie Brenner comes a stunning new novel about three generations of women who discover that the scandalous books of their past may just be the key to saving their family's future. 


Filthy Animals Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525538912
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Published: Riverhead Books - June 22nd, 2021

INSTANT NATIONAL BESTSELLER 

BRANDON TAYLOR IS:

A powerhouse. Newsweek
An extraordinary cartographer. Esquire
A striking new voice with a vital perspective. Harpers Bazaar


Songs in Ursa Major: A novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780593318621
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Published: Knopf - June 22nd, 2021

A Bustle Must-Read Book A transporting love story of music, stardom, heartbreak, and a gifted young singer-songwriter who must find her own voice—“pure sun-soaked summer fun” (Kate Quinn, bestselling author of The Alice Network).


Dream Girl: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062390073
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Published: William Morrow - June 22nd, 2021

"With this tip of the hat to Stephen King's Misery, Dream Girl is funny and suspenseful, with a dread-worthy final twist." —People


All the Water I've Seen Is Running: A Novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780393540796
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - June 22nd, 2021

Former high school classmates reckon with the death of a friend in this stunning debut novel.


What's Done in Darkness: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780399590313
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Published: Random House - June 22nd, 2021

Abducted as a teenager, a woman must now confront her past and untangle the truth of what really happened to her in this dark thriller from the author of The Wolf Wants In

One of 2021’s Best Beach Reads—OPRAH DAILY


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$27.99
ISBN: 9780778331858
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Published: Mira Books - June 22nd, 2021

A NEW NOVEL BY THE AUTHOR OF THE HENNA ARTIST, A REESE'S BOOK CLUB PICK

Good Morning America's "27 Books for June"

PopSugar's Best Summer Reads of 2021


The Sweetest Days Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982159566
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Published: Gallery Books - June 22nd, 2021

This “gorgeous and heartbreaking” (Elin Hilderbrand, #1 New York Times bestselling author) portrait of marriage explores the long union of a middle-aged couple as they grapple with secrets, illness, and loyalty from the author of the “original, profound novel” (Lee Smith, author of On Agate Hill) Seen the Glory


What You Can See from Here: A Novel Cover Image
By Mariana Leky, Tess Lewis (Translated by)
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374288822
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - June 22nd, 2021

In this international bestseller by the award-winning novelist Mariana Leky, a heartwarming story unfolds about a small town, a grandmother whose dreams foretell a coming death, and the young woman forever changed by these losses and her loving, endearingly oddball community


Daughters of Sparta: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593184370
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Published: Dutton - June 22nd, 2021

For millennia, men have told the legend of the woman whose face launched a thousand ships—but now it's time to hear her side of the story. Daughters of Sparta is a tale of secrets, love, and tragedy from the women behind mythology's most devastating war, the infamous Helen and her sister Klytemnestra.


Skye Falling Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781984801609
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Published: Random House - June 22nd, 2021

GOOD MORNING AMERICA BUZZ PICK - A woman who's used to going solo discovers that there's one relationship she can't run away from in this "endearing and hilarious" (BuzzFeed) novel, a probing examination of the complexities of family, queerness, race, and community


Star Eater Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250625311
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Published: Tordotcom - June 22nd, 2021

From Nommo Award finalist Kerstin Hall comes a layered and incisive examination of power.”—Rory Power, New York Times bestselling author of Wilder Girls

All martyrdoms are difficult.


Animal: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781982122126
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - June 8th, 2021

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

From Lisa Taddeo, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller and global phenomenon Three Women, comes an “intoxicating” (Entertainment Weekly), “gripping” (New York), “explosive” (People), and “ferociously beautiful” (Library Journal) debut novel.


The Fugitivities Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781612198064
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Published: Melville House - June 8th, 2021

A singular and powerful debut novel about a young black American learning the difficulties of forming your own identity when society has already assigned you one
 


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$28.00
ISBN: 9781982163525
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Published: Gallery Books - June 8th, 2021

For fans of The Keeper of Lost Things and Evvie Drake Starts Over comes a “heartwarming and tender…good-humored and uplifting” (BookPage) debut about a reclusive artist whose collection has gotten out of control—but whose unexpected friendship with her new neighbors might be just what she needs to start over.

Amy Ashton once dreamed of be


The Woman in the Purple Skirt: A Novel Cover Image
By Natsuko Imamura, Lucy North (Translated by)
$23.00
ISBN: 9780143136026
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Published: Penguin Books - June 8th, 2021

“A taut and compelling depiction of loneliness and obsession.” --Paula Hawkins, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Girl on the Train
 
“[It] will keep you firmly in its grip.” --Oyinkan Braithwaite, bestselling author of My Sister, the Serial Killer
 


Rainbow Milk: A Novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385547062
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Published: Doubleday - June 8th, 2021

"The kind of novel you never knew you were waiting for." --Marlon James

An essential and revelatory coming-of-age narrative from a thrilling new voice, Rainbow Milk follows nineteen-year-old Jesse McCarthy as he grapples with his racial and sexual identities against the backdrop of his Jehovah's Witness upbringing.


The Stone Loves the World: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593297223
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Published: Viking - June 8th, 2021

A warm, inventive, and multilayered novel about two families - one made up largely of scientists, and the other of artists and mystics - whose worlds collide in pursuit of a lost daughter


The Queer Principles of Kit Webb: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780063026216
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Published: Avon - June 8th, 2021

"The Queer Principles of Kit Webb kept me up all night! I simply couldn’t put it down."— Tessa Dare, New York Times bestselling author


The Hidden Palace: A Novel of the Golem and the Jinni Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062468710
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Published: Harper - June 8th, 2021

"Richly nuanced and beautiful. . . . An immersive and magical tale of loneliness, love, and finding hope.” (Buzzfeed)

“A layered novel of many complex characters…To keep their worlds safe, Chava and Ahmad must access both their greatest supernatural powers and their deepest human impulses.” (Historical Novels Review)


Everyone Knows Your Mother Is a Witch: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374280468
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - June 8th, 2021

The startling, witty, highly anticipated second novel from the critically acclaimed author of Atmospheric Disturbances.


Rabbits: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984819659
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Published: Del Rey - June 8th, 2021

A deadly underground game might just be altering reality itself in this all-new adventure set in the world of the hit Rabbits podcast.

“A wild ride . . . impossible to put down.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)


Night Came with Many Stars Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781567927030
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Published: David R. Godine Publisher - June 8th, 2021

"It is a heartbreaking book, a gorgeous book...In Night Came with Many Stars, Van Booy finds the weakness, grace and beauty of common lives fully lived."
--NPR

"Not to miss "
--USA Today


In: A Graphic Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780358345541
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Published: Mariner Books - June 8th, 2021

A poignant and witty graphic novel by a leading New Yorker cartoonist, following a millennial's journey from performing his life to truly connecting with people

Nick, a young illustrator, can’t shake the feeling that there is some hidden realm of human interaction beyond his reach.


The Wolf and the Woodsman: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062973122
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Published: Harper Voyager - June 8th, 2021

In the vein of Naomi Novik’s New York Times bestseller Spinning Silver and Katherine Arden’s national bestseller The Bear and the Nightingale, this unforgettable debut— inspired by Hungarian history and Jewish mythology—follows a young pagan woman with hidden powers and a one-eyed captain of the Woodsmen as they form an unlikely allianc


The President's Daughter: A Thriller Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780316540711
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Published: Little, Brown and Company and Knopf - June 7th, 2021

All Presidents have nightmares.  This one is about to come true.

A rocket ride of a thriller—the #1 New York Times bestselling blockbuster by President Bill Clinton and James Patterson, “the dream team” (Lee Child).

Every detail is accurate—
because one of the authors is President Bill Clinton. 

Th


The Disappearing Act: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593158036
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Published: Ballantine Books - June 8th, 2021

From the New York Times bestselling author of Something in the Water and Mr. Nobody comes “an unputdownable mystery about the nightmares that abound in the pursuit of Hollywood dreams” (Caroline Kepnes, author of the You series).


One Two Three: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250236777
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - June 8th, 2021

From Laurie Frankel, the New York Times bestselling author of This Is How It Always Is, a Reese's Book Club x Hello Sunshine Book Pick, comes One Two Three, a timely, topical novel about love and family that will make you laugh and cry...and laugh again.

In a town where nothing ever changes, suddenly everything does...


Legends of the North Cascades Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781643750101
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Published: Algonquin Books - June 8th, 2021

“A beautifully rendered and cinematic portrait of a place and its evolution through time . . .


The Other Black Girl: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982160135
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Published: Atria Books - June 1st, 2021

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

A Good Morning America, Esquire, and Read with Marie Claire Book Club Pick and a People Best Book of Summer

Named a Most Anticipated Book of 2021 by Time, The Washington Post, Harper’s Bazaar, Entertainment Weekly, Marie Claire, Bustle, BuzzFeed


Palace of the Drowned: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250788429
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Published: Flatiron Books - June 1st, 2021

From the bestselling author of Tangerine, a "taut and mesmerizing follow up...voluptuously atmospheric and surefooted at every turn” (Paula McLain, author of The Paris Wife and When the Stars Go Dark).


Malibu Rising: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781524798659
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Published: Ballantine Books - June 1st, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Read with Jenna Book Club Pick as Featured on Today • From the author of Daisy Jones & The Six and The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo . . .

“Irresistible . . . High drama at the beach, starring four sexy, surfing siblings and their deadbeat, famous-crooner dad.”—People


The Chosen and the Beautiful Cover Image
By Nghi Vo
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250784780
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Published: Tordotcom - June 1st, 2021

An Instant National Bestseller!
An Indie Next Pick!

A Most Anticipated in 2021 Pick for Oprah Magazine | USA Today | Buzzfeed | Greatist | BookPage | PopSugar | Bustle | The Nerd Daily | Goodreads | Literary Hub | Ms. Magazine | Library Journal | Culturess | Book Riot | Parade Magazine | Kirkus | The Week | Book Bub | OverDrive | The Portalist | Publishers Weekly


Seven Days in June Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781538719107
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - June 1st, 2021

A REESE WITHERSPOON BOOK CLUB PICK! 

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


Named A Best Book by USA Today • Harper’s Bazaar • Oprah Daily • PopSugar • Shondaland • The Los Angeles Times • Bustle • Good Housekeeping • PureWow • CBS News • People • BuzzFeed • Reader’s Di


Our Woman in Moscow: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063020788
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Published: William Morrow - June 1st, 2021

"A captivating Cold War page-turner." — Real Simple

The New York Times bestselling author of The Summer Wives returns with a gripping and profoundly human story of Cold War espionage and family devotion.


The Thousand Crimes of Ming Tsu Cover Image
By Tom Lin
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316542159
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - June 1st, 2021

New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice

An astounding debut that reimagines the classic Western through the eyes of a Chinese American assassin on a quest to rescue his kidnapped wife and exact his revenge on her abductors, and “declares the arrival of an astonishing new voice” (Jonathan Lethem).


Orphaned young, Ming Tsu, the


Ridgeline: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250310460
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - June 1st, 2021

The thrilling, long-awaited return of the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Revenant


One Last Stop Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250244499
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - June 1st, 2021

*INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER*
*INSTANT USA TODAY BESTSELLER*
*INSTANT #1 INDIE BESTSELLER*


From the New York Times bestselling author of Red, White & Royal Blue comes a new romantic comedy that will stop readers in their tracks...


How to Kidnap the Rich: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780063028784
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Published: Harper Perennial - June 1st, 2021

“A raucous novel, narrated in deadpan voice-over by Ramesh, a self-described ‘lower lower middle class’ 24-year-old scammer. . . . His perspective is a delight. . . . a tartly entertaining novel, a potential summer blockbuster.” —New York Times Book Review


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