New Adult Fiction

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He Who Drowned the World: A Novel (The Radiant Emperor Duology #2) By Shelley Parker-Chan Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250621825
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Published: Tor Books - August 22nd, 2023

The sequel and series conclusion to She Who Became the Sun, the accomplished, poetic debut of war and destiny, sweeping across an epic alternate China. Mulan meets The Song of Achilles.

How much would you give to win the world?

The Water Outlaws By S. L. Huang Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250180421
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Published: Tordotcom - August 22nd, 2023

A 2023 Pick for Vulture | Men's Health | IGN | Polygon | Goodreads | Amazon | Nerd Daily | WeAreBookish | Paste | Books, Bones & Buffy | The Escapist | Paste Magazine | SciFixFantasy | Distractify | Gizmodo | Ms.

In Charm's Way (The Witches of Thistle Grove #4) By Lana Harper Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593637968
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Published: Berkley - August 22nd, 2023

A witch struggling to regain what she has lost casts a forbidden spell—only to discover much more than she expected, in this enchanting new rom-com by New York Times bestselling author Lana Harper.

I'm Not Done with You Yet By Jesse Q. Sutanto Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593546918
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Published: Berkley - August 22nd, 2023

Some friends—and friendships—are worth killing for in this dark, twisty suspense novel by national bestselling author Jesse Q. Sutanto.

Jane is unhappy.  

The Continental Affair: A Novel By Christine Mangan Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250788481
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Published: Flatiron Books - August 22nd, 2023

With gorgeous prose, European glamour, and an expansive wanderlust, Christine Mangan's The Continental Affair is a daring literary caper that is quick on its feet and delightfully surprising.

Meet Henri and Louise. Two strangers, traveling alone, on the train from Belgrade to Istanbul. Except this isn't the first time they have met.

Swim Home to the Vanished: A Novel By Brendan Shay Basham Cover Image
ISBN: 9780063241084
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Published: Harper - August 22nd, 2023

Swim Home to the Vanished is a lush and fantastic journey through strange lands and minds from an incandescent new voice full of my kind of melancholic brilliance and unromantic magic.”Tommy Orange, author of There, There

After That Night: A Will Trent Thriller By Karin Slaughter Cover Image
ISBN: 9780063157781
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Published: William Morrow - August 22nd, 2023


“Enter the world of Karin Slaughter. Just be forewarned, there’s no going back.” —Lisa Gardner

House of Odysseus (Songs of Penelope #2) By Claire North Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316444002
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Published: Redhook - August 22nd, 2023

This "powerful, fresh, and unflinching" reimagining from the award-winning author of the Penelope trilogy breathes life into ancient myth and gives voice to the women who stand defiant in a world ruled by ruthless men (Jennifer Saint).

On the isle of Ithaca, queen Penelope maintains a delicate balance of power.

Dead Mountain (Nora Kelly #4) By Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child Cover Image
ISBN: 9781538736821
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - August 22nd, 2023

#1 New York Times bestselling authors Preston & Child return in the latest installment of the bestselling series featuring renowned archaeologist Nora Kelly and FBI Agent Corrie Swanson, who investigate a mystery so enigmatic it may have no solution.
In 2008, nine mountaineers failed to return from a winter backpacking trip in the New Mexico mountains.

Lark Ascending By Silas House Cover Image
ISBN: 9781643753935
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Published: Algonquin Books - August 22nd, 2023

Winner of the Southern Book Prize ​for Fiction * Winner of a Nautilus Award (Gold)​

A timely, powerful story of survival set in the not-too-distant future that Margaret Renkl (Late Migrations) calls “a beautiful book...shot through with such tenderness and humanity, such love and courage and beauty and hope, that it feels almost like a prayer.&rdq

Sir Hereward and Mister Fitz: Stories of the Witch Knight and the Puppet Sorcerer By Garth Nix Cover Image
ISBN: 9780063291966
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Published: Harper Voyager - August 22nd, 2023

"I loved making the acquaintance of SirHereward and Mister Fitz. If you haven't met them yet, you are in for a treat. They are the best partnership in the world of fantasy since Fafhrd and the Grey Mouser.” — George R.R. Martin, co-editor “A Cargo of Ivories”

The Year of Second Chances: A Novel By Lara Avery Cover Image
ISBN: 9780063273757
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Published: William Morrow - August 22nd, 2023

In this dazzling debut, Lara Avery crafts a story about one woman's uplifting journey of possibility, second chances, and falling in love again…with lifeperfect for fans of P.S. I Love You.