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...)
From one of the most dazzling and essential voices in American fiction, a timely and compelling novel set in the near future about five people gathered together in a Manhattan apartment, in the midst of a catastrophic event.
Don DeLillo completed this novel just weeks before the advent of Covid-19. The Silence is the story of a different catastrophic event.
From New York Times bestselling author Cixin Liu comes a short story collection of captivating visions of the future and incredible re-imaginings of the past.
In the late 1800s, three sisters use witchcraft to change the course of history in Alix E. Harrow's powerful novel of magic and the suffragette movement.$27.99ISBN: 9780062881922Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Harper - October 13th, 2020
A Most Anticipated Book by: Crime Reads, Buzzfeed, Popsugar, Bustle, New York Post$19.99ISBN: 9781250767028Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Tordotcom - October 13th, 2020
Nebula, Locus, and Alex Award-winner P. Djèlí Clark returns with Ring Shout, a dark fantasy historical novella that gives a supernatural twist to the Ku Klux Klan's reign of terror
IN AMERICA, DEMONS WEAR WHITE HOODS.$17.00ISBN: 9780593160336Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Ballantine Books - October 13th, 2020
Behind every great love song is a great love story, from the author of Star-Crossed
“A tender tribute to the healing powers of love and music . . . Readers will be wowed.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)$28.00ISBN: 9781982137335Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Atria Books - October 13th, 2020
“I absolutely loved Invisible Girl—Lisa Jewell has a way of combining furiously twisty, utterly gripping plots with wonderfully rich characterization—she has such compassion for her characters, and we feel we know them utterly… A triumph!” —Lucy Foley, New York Times bestselling author
Th$27.99ISBN: 9781534437678Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Gallery / Saga Press - October 13th, 2020
From the New York Times bestselling author of Star Wars: Resistance Reborn comes the first book in the Between Earth and Sky trilogy, inspired by the civilizations of the Pre-Columbian Americas and woven into a tale of celestial prophecies, political intrigue, and forbidden magic.
A god will return
When the earth and sky converge
Under the black$27.99ISBN: 9780062991126Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperVia - October 13th, 2020
GOOD MORNING AMERICA MUST READ NEW BOOKS * NEW YORK POST BUZZ BOOKS * THE MILLIONS MOST ANTICIPATED
A remarkable debut novel—written with the fearless imagination of Michael Chabon and the piercing humor of Gary Shteyngart—about a small Jewish village in the Polish forest that is so secluded no one knows it exists . . . until now.$26.99ISBN: 9781250757531Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Tor Books - October 13th, 2020
Cory Doctorow's Attack Surface is a standalone novel set in the world of New York Times bestsellers Little Brother and Homeland.
Most days, Masha Maximow was sure she'd chosen the winning side.$29.95ISBN: 9780385545969Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Doubleday - October 13th, 2020
Jake Brigance is back! The hero of A Time to Kill, one of the most popular novels of our time, returns in a courtroom drama that The New York Times says is "riveting" and "suspenseful."
$27.00ISBN: 9780316479257Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: Little, Brown and Company - October 13th, 2020"He’s gone…"
When his daughter Samantha calls in the dead of night, John Rebus knows it’s not good news.$28.00ISBN: 9780316541046Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Little, Brown and Company - October 13th, 2020Jeeves and Wooster return in a new espionage caper full of japes, high jinks, and jiggery-pokery in a series that is “impossible to read without grinning idiotically” (Evening Standard).
The Drones club’s in peril. Gussie’s in love. Spode’s on the war path. Oh, and His Majesty’s Government needs a favor . .$25.95ISBN: 9781645660071Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Erewhon - October 13th, 2020
From the beloved World Fantasy Award-winning author of Witchmark comes a sweeping, romantic new fantasy set in a world reminiscent of Regency England, where women’s magic is taken from them when they marry.$27.99ISBN: 9780062667632Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Ecco - October 6th, 2020
A Read with Jenna Today Show Book Club Pick!
Finalist for the 2020 National Book Award (Fiction)$27.00ISBN: 9780735224650Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Viking - October 6th, 2020
A New York Times Bestseller
"This hushed suspense tale about thwarted dreams of escape may be her best one yet...its own kind of masterpiece." --Maureen Corrigan, The Washington Post
A "taut, chiseled and propulsive" (Vogue) new novel from the bestselling mystery writer who "is in a class by herself." (The New York Times)$27.00ISBN: 9781982155551Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Scribner - October 6th, 2020
One of The Millions and BuzzFeed’s Most Anticipated Books
A spectacularly inventive debut novel that reinvents the tall tale for our times—“Cuyahoga defies all modest description…[it] is ten feet tall if it’s an inch, and it’s a ramshackle joy from start to finish” (Brian Phillips, author of Impossible Owls).$27.99ISBN: 9781982108847Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster - October 6th, 2020
In an unforgettable novel that traces a centuries-old curse to its source, beloved author Alice Hoffman unveils the story of Maria Owens, accused of witchcraft in Salem, and matriarch of a line of the amazing Owens women and men featured in Practical Magic and The Rules of Magic.
Where does the story of the Owens bloodline begin?$27.99ISBN: 9781335230003Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Hanover Square Press - October 6th, 2020
"Banville sets up and then deftly demolishes the Agatha Christie format...superbly rich and sophisticated."--New York Times Book Review
$27.00ISBN: 9781538752203Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Grand Central Publishing - October 6th, 2020
The Craft for the #MeToo era, this debut unfolds a riveting psychological drama shot through with sharp humor and dark magic for readers of Ninth House and The Power.$17.99ISBN: 9780765399274Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Tordotcom - October 6th, 2020
Writing as A. Deborah Baker, New York Times bestselling and award-winning author Seanan McGuire introduces readers to a world of talking trees and sarcastic owls, of dangerous mermaids and captivating queens in Over the Woodward Wall, an exceptional tale for readers who are young at heart.
If you trust her you’ll never make it home…$27.99ISBN: 9780062980786Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: William Morrow - October 6th, 2020
After brilliantly reimagining the worlds of Oz, Wonderland, Dickensian London, and the Nutcracker, the New York Times bestselling author of Wicked turns his unconventional genius to Hans Christian Andersen's "The Wild Swans," transforming this classic tale into an Italian-American girl's poignant coming-of-age story, set amid the magic of Christmas in 1960s New York.$27.99ISBN: 9780778310075Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Mira Books - October 6th, 2020
"A glorious debut filled with characters grasping to find a place to belong in a world on the edge of change." --Carol Rifka Brunt, New York Times bestselling author of Tell the Wolves I'm Home
$18.99ISBN: 9781335090591Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Inkyard Press - October 6th, 2020
In this contemporary romcom retelling of Jane Austen's Emma by USA TODAY bestselling author Jillian Cantor, there's nothing more complex--or unpredictable--than love.When math genius Emma and her coding club co-president, George, are tasked with brainstorming a new project, The Code for Love is born.$26.99ISBN: 9780765387561Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: Tor Books - October 6th, 2020
An Instant NYT and USA Today bestseller
In the vein of The Time Traveler’s Wife and Life After Life, The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue is New York Times bestselling author V. E. Schwab’s genre-defying tour de force.
A Life No One Will Remember. A Story You Will Never Forget.$28.00ISBN: 9780593128480Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Del Rey - September 29th, 2020
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the author of Uprooted and Spinning Silver comes the story of an unwilling dark sorceress who is destined to rewrite the rules of magic.
“The dark school of magic I’ve been waiting for.” Katherine Arden, author of Winternight Trilogy$26.00ISBN: 9780525559474Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Viking - September 29th, 2020
An instant New York Times bestseller
A GOOD MORNING AMERICA Book Club Pick!$27.00ISBN: 9780593132586Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: One World - September 29th, 2020
Three generations of Taiwanese American women are haunted by the myths of their homeland in this spellbinding, visceral debut about one family’s queer desires, violent impulses, and buried secrets.$27.00ISBN: 9780374279301Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 29th, 2020
A New York Times bestseller
Marilynne Robinson, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Humanities Medal, returns to the world of Gilead with Jack, the latest novel in one of the great works of contemporary American fiction$16.00ISBN: 9780593101940Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Berkley - September 29th, 2020
One of Betches' 7 Books by Black Authors You Need to Read This Summer
One of Elite Daily’s Books Featuring Interracial Relationships You Should Read In 2020
One of Marie Claire’s 2020 Books You Should Add to Your Reading List$27.00ISBN: 9780593191385Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Riverhead Books - September 29th, 2020
“[A] charming, funny, touching, and relevant comedy.” —The Boston Globe
“A provocative yet sweet romantic comedy.” —People, Best of Fall 2020
This warm, wise, highly entertaining twenty-first century love story is about what happens when the person who makes you happiest is someone you never expected$28.00ISBN: 9781538728574Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Grand Central Publishing - September 29th, 2020In the romantic tradition of Dear John, Nicholas Sparks returns with the story of an injured Navy doctor -- and two women whose secrets will change the course of his life in this #1 New York Times bestseller.
$28.00ISBN: 9781476798202Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Gallery/Scout Press - September 29th, 2020
“Reading [The End of the Day] is like studying a stained-glass window up close, each piece bright and sharply cut, but when you step back and see it as a whole you discover a large, beautiful, mysterious work of art.” —David Ebershoff, New York Times bestselling author of The Danish Girl and The 19th Wife
Following his acclaimed N$27.00ISBN: 9781419743184Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Harry N. Abrams - September 29th, 2020$27.00ISBN: 9781635575637Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Bloomsbury Publishing - September 15th, 2020
New York Times Bestseller!
From the New York Times bestselling author of Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell, an intoxicating, hypnotic new novel set in a dreamlike alternative reality.$27.95ISBN: 9781951142049Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Tin House Books - September 1st, 2020
"Makumbi’s prose is irresistible and poignant, with remarkable wit, heart and charm—poetic and nuanced, brilliant and sly, openhearted and cunning, balancing discordant truths in wise ruminations. A Girl Is a Body of Water rewards the reader with one of the most outstanding heroines and the incredible honor of journeying by her side." —The New York Times$26.00ISBN: 9781609455910Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Europa Editions - September 1st, 2020
A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
A NATIONAL INDIE BESTSELLER. Soon to be a NETFLIX Original Series.
A POWERFUL NEW NOVEL set in a divided Naples by ELENA FERRANTE, the New York Times best-selling author of My Brilliant Friend and The Lost Daughter.$22.00ISBN: 9781982150174Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - September 1st, 2020
“A darkly funny untangling of national and sexual identity.” —The Guardian * “Transgressive...Incendiary.” —The New Yorker * “A furious comic monologue...with a disregard for propriety worthy of Alexander Portnoy.” —The New York Times Book Review * “Sexy, hilarious, and subversive$26.00ISBN: 9780593191415Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Riverhead Books - September 8th, 2020
“As good as The Friend, if not better.” —The New York Times
“Impossible to put down…leavened with wit and tenderness.”—People
“I was dazed by the novel’s grace.” – The New Yorker$26.00ISBN: 9780374191948Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 1st, 2020
A Buzz Book of Fall at Publishers Lunch * A WIRED Ultimate Summer Reading pick
National Book Award finalist Sarah Shun-lien Bynum’s highly anticipated return weaves together like and unlike, mythic and modern$27.95ISBN: 9780525658184Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Knopf - September 1st, 2020
A TODAY SHOW #ReadWithJenna BOOK CLUB PICK!
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER
Yaa Gyasi's stunning follow-up to her acclaimed national best seller Homegoing is a powerful, raw, intimate, deeply layered novel about a Ghanaian family in Alabama.$28.99ISBN: 9781250145239Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Minotaur Books - September 1st, 2020
INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
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The 16th novel by #1 bestselling author Louise Penny finds Chief Inspector Armand Gamache of the Sûreté du Quebec investigating a sinister plot in the City of Light