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 Divines: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063012196
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Published: William Morrow - January 19th, 2021

Named a Most Anticipated Book of 2021 by Entertainment Weekly * CNN * Harper's BAZAAR * E! Online * Refinery 29 * Bustle * Shondaland * Vulture * The Millions * Lit Hub * Electric Literature * Parade * MSN * and more!


The Rib King: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062979063
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Published: Amistad - January 19th, 2021

“Ultimately the reason to read The Rib King is not its timeliness or its insight into politics or Black culture, but because it accomplishes what the best fiction sets out to do: It drops you into a world you could not otherwise visit and makes you care deeply about what happens there.”--BookPage (starred review)


How I Learned to Hate in Ohio: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781419747199
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Published: The Overlook Press - January 19th, 2021

A brilliant, hilarious, and ultimately devastating debut novel about how racial discord grows in America
 
In late-1980s rural Ohio, bright but mostly friendless Barry Nadler begins his freshman year of high school with the goal of going unnoticed as much as possible.


Remote Control Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250772800
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Published: Tordotcom - January 19th, 2021

An alien artifact turns a young girl into Death's adopted daughter in Remote Control, a thrilling sci-fi tale of community and female empowerment from Nebula and Hugo Award-winner Nnedi Okorafor

“She’s the adopted daughter of the Angel of Death. Beware of her. Mind her. Death guards her like one of its own.”


Before She Disappeared: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781524745042
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Published: Dutton - January 19th, 2021

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Lisa Gardner, a propulsive thriller featuring an ordinary woman who will stop at nothing to find the missing people that the rest of the world has forgotten


Trio: A novel Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780593318232
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Published: Knopf - January 19th, 2021

From the award-winning, best-selling author comes a rollicking novel with a dark undertow, set around three unforgettable individuals and a doomed movie set.


The City of Tears: A Novel (The Burning Chambers Series #2) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250202185
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Published: Minotaur Books - January 19th, 2021

Following #1 Sunday Times bestseller The Burning Chambers, New York Times bestseller Kate Mosse returns with The City of Tears, a sweeping historical epic about love in a time of war.

Alliances and Romance


Shipped Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781982151591
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Published: Gallery Books - January 19th, 2021

The Unhoneymooners meets The Hating Game in this witty, clever, and swoonworthy novel following a workaholic marketing manager who is forced to go on a cruise with her arch-nemesis when they’re up for the same promotion.

Between taking night classes for her MBA and her demanding day job at a cruise line, marketing manager Henley Evans barely has time for herself,


Pianos and Flowers: Brief Encounters of the Romantic Kind Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780593315750
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Published: Pantheon - January 19th, 2021

Pictures capture moments in time, presenting the viewer with a window into another life. But a picture can go only so far. Who are the people in the image? What are their fears? What are their dreams? In the fourteen delightful tales in this collection, Alexander McCall Smith imagines the lives and loves of some of the everyday people pictured in these twentieth-century photographs.


Hades, Argentina: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593188644
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Published: Riverhead Books - January 12th, 2021

“An astonishingly powerful novel about the complex nature of guilt.” —Colm Tóibín, author of Brooklyn and Nora Webster

A decade after fleeing for his life, a man is pulled back to Argentina by an undying love.


Yellow Wife: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781982149109
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Published: Simon & Schuster - January 12th, 2021

“A fully immersive, intricately crafted story inspired by the pages of history. In Pheby, Sadeqa Johnson has created a woman whose struggle to survive and to protect the ones she loves will have readers turning the pages as fast as their fingers can fly.


Waiting for the Night Song Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250269188
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Published: Forge Books - January 12th, 2021

A startling and timely debut, Julie Carrick Dalton's Waiting for the Night Song is a moving, brilliant novel about friendships forged in childhood magic and ruptured by the high price of secrets that leave you forever changed.

Cadie Kessler has spent decades trying to cover up one truth. One moment. But deep down, didn’t she always know her secret would surface?


The House on Vesper Sands Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781951142247
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Published: Tin House Books - January 12th, 2021

Named Most Anticipated Book by Time, Newsweek, and O, The Oprah Magazine

"Funny, eerie, tender, haunting and unsettling, smokily atmospheric, and fantastically enjoyable." —Helen MacDonald, author of Vesper Flights


Detransition, Baby: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593133378
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Published: One World - January 12th, 2021

“An unforgettable portrait of three women, trans and cis, who wrestle with questions of motherhood and family making . . . Detransition, Baby might destroy your book club, but in a good way.”—Andrea Lawlor, author of Paul Takes the Form of a Mortal Girl
 


What Could Be Saved: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982150617
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Published: Atria Books - January 12th, 2021

“This brilliant portrayal of the lives of expats and their servants is also a suspenseful mystery with ever-darkening twists.


The Children's Blizzard: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399182280
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Published: Delacorte Press - January 12th, 2021

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Aviator’s Wife comes a story of courage on the prairie, inspired by the devastating storm that struck the Great Plains in 1888, threatening the lives of hundreds of immigrant homesteaders, especially schoolchildren.


Useless Miracle Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781612197913
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Published: Melville House - January 12th, 2021

A classic, smart comedy in which a college professor attains mankind's oldest dream: the ability to fly...sort of...


Across the Green Grass Fields (Wayward Children #6) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250213594
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Published: Tordotcom - January 12th, 2021

A young girl discovers a portal to a land filled with centaurs and unicorns in Seanan McGuire's Across the Green Grass Fields, a standalone tale in the Hugo and Nebula Award-winning Wayward Children series.

“Welcome to the Hooflands. We’re happy to have you, even if you being here means something’s coming.”


That Old Country Music: Stories Cover Image
$23.95
ISBN: 9780385540339
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Published: Doubleday - January 12th, 2021

"Stunningly gorgeous."—NPR

From the author of the wildly acclaimed Night Boat to Tangier, one of the New York Times' 10 Best Books of 2019, stories of rural Ireland in the classic mode: full of love (and sex), melancholy and magic, bedecked in some of the most gorgeous prose being written today.


The Center of Everything Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781640092341
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - January 12th, 2021

Set against the wild beauty of Montana as a woman attempts to heal from a devastating accident, this generational saga from the award-winning author of The Widow Nash is a heartfelt examination of how the deep bonds of family echo throughout our lives.


To Cook a Bear: A Novel Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143133902
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Published: Penguin Books - January 12th, 2021

AN INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER
A SUNDAY TIMES UK BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR

“So much to relish here . . . and the writing is just lovely!” 
—Diane Setterfield, New York Times bestselling author of The Thirteenth Tale and Once Upon a River


Before the Ruins: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250759153
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - January 12th, 2021

Named a Best New Book of 2021 (so far) by Real Simple
Named a Most Anticipated Book of 2021 by Lit Hub and Bustle

A gripping, multilayered debut in the tradition of Tana French and Donna Tartt about four friends, an empty manor, and a night that will follow them for the rest of their lives


Black Buck Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780358380887
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - January 5th, 2021

A New York Times Bestseller 
A Read with Jenna Today Show Book Club Pick!


“Askaripour closes the deal on the first page of this mesmerizing novel, executing a high wire act full of verve and dark, comic energy.”
—Colson Whitehead, author of The Nickel Boys

“A hilarious, gleaming satire as radi


Nick Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316529761
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - January 5th, 2021

Critically acclaimed novelist Michael Farris Smith pulls Nick Carraway out of the shadows and into the spotlight in this "masterful" look into his life before Gatsby (Richard Russo, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of EMPIRE FALLS and CHANCES ARE…)
 
Before Nick Carraway moved to West Egg and into Gatsby's periphery, he was at the center


Outlawed Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781635575422
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - January 5th, 2021

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
A REESE'S BOOK CLUB PICK
A BELLETRIST BOOK CLUB PICK

"A masterpiece." - R.O. Kwon

The Crucible meets True Grit in this riveting adventure story of a fugitive girl, a mysterious gang of robbers, and their dangerous mission to transform the Wild West.


After the Rain Cover Image
By Nnedi Okorafor, David Brame (Illustrator), John Jennings (Adapted by)
$22.99
ISBN: 9781419743559
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Published: Abrams ComicArts - Megascope - January 5th, 2021

During a furious storm a young woman’s destiny is revealed . . . and her life is changed forever
 
After the Rain is a graphic novel adaptation of Nnedi Okorafor’s short story “On the Road.” The drama takes place in a small Nigerian town during a violent and unexpected storm.


The Push: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781984881663
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Published: Pamela Dorman Books - January 5th, 2021

A GOOD MORNING AMERICA BOOK CLUB PICK

An instant New York Times bestseller!

“Taut, chilling….Audrain has a gift for capturing the seemingly small moments that speak volumes about relationships.”
New York Times Book Review

 


The Wife Upstairs: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250245496
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Published: St. Martin's Press - January 5th, 2021

Instant New York Times and USA Today Bestseller

“Compulsively readable...a gothic thriller laced with arsenic.” ––EW


Better Luck Next Time: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062916365
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Published: Custom House - January 5th, 2021

"Do you want to read something funny?  Let’s say, a novel set at a divorce ranch in Reno in the 1930s?  A book with memorably eccentric characters, sparkling dialogue, a satisfying plot twist, and some romance and sex?  A feel-good literary comedy/western?  Here it is, then, the book you've been looking for: Julia Claiborne Johnson’s 


The Liar's Dictionary: A Novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385546775
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Published: Doubleday - January 5th, 2021

"Delightful...Underneath this novel's extremely bookish mystery is the idea that our identities are as improvisatory as the words we affix to them, and that even the dictionary, the most seemingly staid and impartial arbiter of truth, is an 'unreliable narrator.'"
--The Wall Street Journal


The Prophets Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593085684
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - January 5th, 2021

An Instant New York Times Bestseller 

"May this book cast its spell on all of us, restore to us some memory of our most warrior and softest selves." The New York Times Book Review 


A Crooked Tree: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063049840
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Published: Harper - January 5th, 2021

A haunting, suspenseful literary debut that combines a classic coming of age story with a portrait of a fractured American family dealing with the fallout of one summer evening gone terribly wrong.

“The night we left Ellen on the road, we drove up the mountain in silence.”


The Fortunate Ones Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781616206802
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Published: Algonquin Books - January 5th, 2021

The Fortunate Ones feels like a fresh and remarkably sure-footed take on The Great Gatsby, examining the complex costs of attempting to transcend or exchange your given class for a more gilded one. Tarkington’s understanding of the human heart and mind is deep, wise, and uncommonly empathetic. As a novelist, he is the real deal.


The Portrait: A Novel Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781643136189
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Published: Pegasus Books - January 5th, 2021

“Electric.  A wildly astute plunge into the depths of love, rivalry, betrayal and the power of women.”—Bill Clegg

An internationally renowned writer, Valeria Costas has dedicated her life to her work and to her secret lover, Martìn Acla, a prominent businessman.


Mystery of Mrs. Christie Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781492682721
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Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - December 29th, 2020

THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES AND USA TODAY BESTSELLER

"A stunning story... The ending is ingenious, and it's possible that Benedict has brought to life the most plausible explanation for why Christie disappeared for 11 days in 1926."--The Washington Post


Perestroika in Paris: A novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780525520351
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Published: Knopf - December 1st, 2020

INSTANT NATIONAL BEST SELLER

“If you’re looking for a feel-good escape, try this.” —The New York Times

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning and best-selling author: a captivating, brilliantly imaginative story of three extraordinary animals--and a young boy--whose lives intersect in Paris.


How to Fail at Flirting Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593101902
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Published: Berkley - December 1st, 2020

"A warm romance that bursts with realism and celebrates the symbiotic power of love and healing.”―Entertainment Weekly

#1 LibraryReads Pick
Indie Next Pick

One daring to-do list and a crash course in flirtation turn a Type A overachiever’s world upside down.


This Time Next Year Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593191200
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - December 1st, 2020

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

A GOOD MORNING AMERICA BOOK CLUB PICK

Their lives began together, but their worlds couldn't be more different. After thirty years of missed connections, they're about to meet again...


Ambergris: City of Saints and Madmen; Shriek: An Afterword; Finch Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780374103170
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Published: MCD - December 1st, 2020

From the author of Borne and Annihilation comes the one-volume hardcover reissue of his cult classic Ambergris Trilogy.


The River Within Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781609456153
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Published: Europa Editions - December 1st, 2020

A novel about infatuation, class, and obligation, The River Within will take its place as a classic in a tradition of English fiction that takes in Thomas Hardy, Graham Swift, and Helen Dunmore.


Big Girl, Small Town Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781643750897
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Published: Algonquin Books - December 1st, 2020

“An immensely lovable debut novel . .


The Blade Between: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062969828
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Published: Ecco - December 1st, 2020

A Recommended Book from CrimeReads and Alma

From Nebula Award winner Sam J. Miller comes a frightening and uncanny ghost story about a rapidly changing city in upstate New York and the mysterious forces that threaten it.


Ready Player Two: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781524761332
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Published: Ballantine Books - November 24th, 2020

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The highly anticipated sequel to the beloved worldwide bestseller Ready Player One, the near-future adventure that inspired the blockbuster Steven Spielberg film.
 


The Thirty Names of Night: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982121495
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Published: Atria Books - November 24th, 2020

Named Best Book of the Year by Bustle
Named Most Anticipated Book of the Year by The Millions, Electric Literature, and HuffPost
Named Best Book of Fall by USA TODAY, PopSugar, Alma, and Goodreads

The author of the “vivid and urgent…important and timely” (The N


War Lord: A Novel (Saxon Tales #13) Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062563293
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Published: Harper - November 24th, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“I gulped it right down. Excellent, as always. . . . Cornwell brings battles to life like no one else.” –George R.R. Martin, Author of Game of Thrones


Dark Tides: A Novel (The Fairmile Series #2) Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781501187186
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Published: Atria Books - November 24th, 2020

Named a Best Book of the Month by CNN and MSNBC
Named a Most Exciting New Book of Fall by PopSugar

#1 New York Times bestselling author Philippa Gregory’s new historical novel tracks the rise of the Tidelands family in London, Venice, and New England.

Midsummer Eve 1670.


The Awakening: The Dragon Heart Legacy, Book 1 Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250272614
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Published: St. Martin's Press - November 24th, 2020

#1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts begins a new trilogy of adventure, romance, and magick in The Awakening.


How to Raise an Elephant: No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (21) (No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Series #21) Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781524749361
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Published: Pantheon - November 24th, 2020

In this latest installment in the cherished No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series, Mma Ramotswe must balance family obligations with the growing needs of one of Charlie’s pet projects.
 


Before the Coffee Gets Cold Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781335430991
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Published: Hanover Square Press - November 17th, 2020

*OVER ONE MILLION COPIES SOLD*

*NOW AN INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER*


The Burning God (The Poppy War #3) Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062662620
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Published: Harper Voyager - November 17th, 2020

The exciting end to The Poppy War trilogy, R. F.


The Orchard: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062974747
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Published: Ecco - November 17th, 2020

A Recommended Book From:
The New York Times * Good Morning America * Entertainment Weekly * Electric Literature * The New York Post Alma * The Millions * Book Riot 


The Sun Collective: A Novel Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781524748852
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Published: Pantheon - November 17th, 2020

From the National Book Award finalist and “one of our most gifted writers” (Chicago Tribune)—a timely and unsettling novel about the people drawn to and unmoored by a local activist group more dangerous than it appears
 


Daylight (An Atlee Pine Thriller #3) Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781538761694
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - November 17th, 2020

FBI Agent Atlee Pine's search for her sister Mercy clashes with military investigator John Puller's high-stakes case, leading them both deep into a global conspiracy -- from which neither of them will escape unscathed.


All That Glitters: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780399179686
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Published: Delacorte Press - November 17th, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • In Danielle Steel’s dazzling new novel, a young woman must overcome tremendous adversity in her quest to find herself and achieve real happiness.


Rhythm of War: Book Four of The Stormlight Archive Cover Image
$34.99
ISBN: 9780765326386
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Published: Tor Books - November 17th, 2020

An instant #1 New York Times Bestseller and a USA Today and Indie Bestseller!

The Stormlight Archive saga continues in Rhythm of War, the eagerly awaited sequel to Brandon Sanderson's #1
New York Times bestselling Oathbringer, from an epic fantasy writer at the top of his game.


Piece of My Heart Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781982132545
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Published: Simon & Schuster - November 17th, 2020

In the latest thrilling collaboration from #1 New York Times bestselling author and “Queen of Suspense” Mary Higgins Clark and Alafair Burke, television producer Laurie Moran must solve the kidnapping of her fiancée’s nephew—just days before her wedding.


Here Is the Beehive Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780316428583
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - November 17th, 2020

A "gutsy, modern, deeply entertaining" debut about a love affair cut short, and how lonely it is to live inside a secret (The Observer UK).

 
Ana Kelly can deal with death. As an estate lawyer, an unfortunate part of her day-to-day is phone calls from the next of kin informing her that one of her clients has died.


Tom Clancy Shadow of the Dragon (A Jack Ryan Novel #20) Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780593188095
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - November 17th, 2020

A missing Chinese scientist, unexplained noises emanating from under the Arctic ice, and a possible mole in American intelligence are just some of the problems that plague President Jack Ryan in the latest entry in Tom Clancy's #1 New York Times bestselling series.


Home Body Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781449486808
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - November 17th, 2020

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of milk and honey and the sun and her flowers comes her greatly anticipated third collection of poetry.

rupi kaur constantly embraces growth, and in home body, she walks readers through a reflective and intimate journey visiting the past, the present, and the potential of the self.


The Archer Cover Image
By Paulo Coelho, Margaret Jull Costa (Translated by), Christoph Niemann (Illustrator)
$21.00
ISBN: 9780593318270
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Published: Knopf - November 10th, 2020

From the #1 best-selling author of The Alchemist comes an inspiring story about a young man seeking wisdom from an elder, and the practical lessons imparted along the way. Includes stunning illustrations by Christoph Niemann.

“A novelist who writes in a universal language.” —The New York Times


The Kingdom: A novel Cover Image
By Jo Nesbo, Robert Ferguson (Translated by)
$28.95
ISBN: 9780525655411
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Published: Knopf - November 10th, 2020

“I read The Kingdom and couldn’t put it down ... Suspenseful ... Original ... This one is special in every way.” —Stephen King

A KIRKUS REVIEWS BEST MYSTERY AND THRILLER OF THE YEAR

Two brothers. One small town. A lifetime of dark secrets.


The Decameron Project: 29 New Stories from the Pandemic Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781982170790
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Published: Scribner - November 10th, 2020

A stunning collection of short stories originally commissioned by The New York Times Magazine as the COVID-19 pandemic swept the world, from twenty-nine authors including Margaret Atwood, Tommy Orange, Edwidge Danticat, this year's National Book Award winner Charles Yu, and more.

When reality is surreal, only fiction can make sense of it.

In 1353, Giovanni Bocca


The Office of Historical Corrections: A Novella and Stories Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781594487330
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Published: Riverhead Books - November 10th, 2020

A WASHINGTON POST NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR
 
An O, THE OPRAH MAGAZINE BEST BOOK OF 2020
 
FINALIST FOR THE STORY PRIZE 


LONGLISTED FOR THE ASPEN WORDS LITERARY PRIZE

ONE OF THE NEW YORKER BOOK CRITIC'S FAVORITE FICTION OF THE YEAR


Tsarina: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250214430
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Published: St. Martin's Press - November 10th, 2020

"Makes Game of Thrones look like a nursery rhyme." Daisy Goodwin, New York Times bestselling author of The Fortune Hunter

“[Alpsten] recounts this remarkable woman’s colourful life and times."
Count Nikolai Tolstoy, historian and author


Written in the Stars: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780063000803
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Published: Avon - November 10th, 2020

"I was hooked from the very first page!” – Christina Lauren, New York Times bestselling author of In a Holidaze

"This book is a delight." – New York Times Book Review


From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back (Star Wars) Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780593157749
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Published: Del Rey - November 10th, 2020

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • Celebrate the legacy of The Empire Strikes Back with this exciting reimagining of the timeless film featuring new perspectives from forty acclaimed authors.  


Moonflower Murders: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062955456
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Published: Harper - November 10th, 2020

Featuring his famous literary detective Atticus Pund and Susan Ryeland, hero of the worldwide bestseller Magpie Murders, a brilliantly complex literary thriller with echoes of Agatha Christie from New York Times bestselling author Anthony Horowitz.

Retired publisher Susan Ryeland is living the good life.


The Arrest: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062938787
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Published: Ecco - November 10th, 2020

From the award-winning author of The Feral Detective and Motherless Brooklyn comes an utterly original post-collapse yarn about two siblings, the man that came between them, and a nuclear-powered super car.


The Law of Innocence (A Lincoln Lawyer Novel #6) Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316485623
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - November 10th, 2020

Lincoln Lawyer Mickey Haller is back on the job in this heart-stopping thriller from a renowned #1 New York Times bestselling author.

“One of the finest legal thrillers of the last decade” —Associated Press


On the night he celebrates a big win, defense attorney Mickey Haller is pulled over by police, who find the body of a former client in


White Ivy: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781982100599
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Published: Simon & Schuster - November 3rd, 2020

**A Read with Jenna Today Show Book Club Pick**

A young woman’s crush on a privileged former classmate becomes a story of love, lies, and dark obsession, offering stark insights into the immigrant experience, as it hurtles to its electrifying ending.

Ivy Lin is a thief and a liar—but you’d never know it by looking at her.

Raised outside


The Harpy Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780802148162
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Published: Grove Press - November 3rd, 2020

Part revenge tale, part fairytale, The Harpy is an electrifying story of marriage, infidelity and power by the author of the #1 Indie Next Pick, The End We Start From, Megan Hunter


Too Much Lip: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063032538
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Published: HarperVia - November 3rd, 2020

    A gritty and darkly hilarious novel quaking with life—winner of Australia’s Miles Franklin Award—that follows a queer, First Nations Australian woman as she returns home to face her family and protect the land of their ancestors.


    To Be a Man: Stories Cover Image
    $26.99
    ISBN: 9780062431028
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    Published: Harper - November 3rd, 2020

    O, The Oprah Magazine's 20 Best Titles of the Year

    Time Magazine's 100 Books to Read in 2020 

    Financial Times' Best Books of 2020

    Esquire's Best Books of 2020

    New York Times Editors' Choice


    Miss Benson's Beetle: A Novel Cover Image
    $18.00
    ISBN: 9780812996708
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    Published: Dial Press Trade Paperback - November 3rd, 2020

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “A beautifully written, extraordinary quest in which two ordinary, overlooked women embark on an unlikely scientific expedition to the South Seas.”—Helen Simonson, author of Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand
     


    A House Divided (Rowland Sinclair Mysteries #1) Cover Image
    By Sulari Gentill, Rhys Bowen (Introduction by)
    $12.99
    ISBN: 9781464214585
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    Published: Poisoned Pen Press - November 3rd, 2020

    Can a house divided against itself hope to stand?

    Rowland Sinclair doesn't fit with his family. His conservative older brother, Wilfred, thinks he's reckless, a black sheep; his aging mother thinks he's her son who was killed in the war. Only his namesake Uncle Rowly, a kindred spirit, understands him--and now he's been brutally murdered in his own home.


    The Cold Millions: A Novel Cover Image
    $28.99
    ISBN: 9780062868084
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    Published: Harper - October 27th, 2020

    “One of the most captivating novels of the year.” – Washington Post 

    NATIONAL BESTSELLER


    Memorial: A Novel Cover Image
    $27.00
    ISBN: 9780593087275
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    Published: Riverhead Books - October 27th, 2020

    NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR

    A GOOD MORNING AMERICA BOOK CLUB PICK


    The Sacrifice of Darkness Cover Image
    $24.99
    ISBN: 9781684156245
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    Published: Archaia - October 27th, 2020

    Roxane Gay, Tracy Lynne Oliver, and Rebecca Kirby adapt Gay’s New York Times bestelling short story “We Are the Sacrifice of Darkness” as a full length graphic novel, expanding and further developing the unforgettable world where the sun no longer shines.

    “When I was a young girl, my husband’s father flew an air machine into the sun.


    Fortune Favors the Dead: A Novel (A Pentecost and Parker Mystery #1) Cover Image
    $26.95
    ISBN: 9780385546553
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    Published: Doubleday - October 27th, 2020

    “[Fortune Favors the Dead has] razor-sharp style, tons of flair, a snappy sense of humor, and all the most satisfying elements of a really good noir novel, plus plenty of original twists of its own.”—Tana French


    Inside Story: A novel Cover Image
    $28.95
    ISBN: 9780593318294
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    Published: Knopf - October 27th, 2020

    “The Mick Jagger of literature . . . Amis is the most dazzling prose stylist in post-war British fiction.” —Mick Brown, The Daily Telegraph

    “[A] charismatic compound of fact and fiction . . . Martin Amis has retained the power to surprise.” —Parul Sehgal, The New York Times


    The Silence: A Novel Cover Image
    $22.00
    ISBN: 9781982164553
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    Published: Scribner - October 20th, 2020

    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.


    To Hold Up the Sky Cover Image
    $27.99
    ISBN: 9781250306081
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    Published: Tor Books - October 20th, 2020

    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.


    The Once and Future Witches Cover Image
    $28.00
    ISBN: 9780316422048
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    Published: Redhook - October 13th, 2020

    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.


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    Goodnight Beautiful: A Novel Cover Image
    $27.99
    ISBN: 9780062881922
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    Published: Harper - October 13th, 2020

    A Most Anticipated Book by: Crime Reads, Buzzfeed, Popsugar, Bustle, New York Post


    Ring Shout Cover Image
    $19.99
    ISBN: 9781250767028
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    Published: 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

    “A fantastical, brutal and thrilling triumph of the imagination...Clark’s combination of historical and political reimagining is cathartic, exhilarating and fresh.” —The New York Times


    The Lost Love Song: A Novel Cover Image
    $17.00
    ISBN: 9780593160336
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    Published: Ballantine Books - October 13th, 2020

    Behind every great love song is a great love story, from the author of Star-Crossed

    NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY PUBLISHERS WEEKLY • “A tender tribute to the healing powers of love and music . . . Readers will be wowed.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)


    Invisible Girl: A Novel Cover Image
    $28.00
    ISBN: 9781982137335
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    Published: Atria Books - October 13th, 2020

    AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

    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


    Black Sun (Between Earth and Sky) Cover Image
    $27.99
    ISBN: 9781534437678
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    Published: 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


    The Lost Shtetl: A Novel Cover Image
    $27.99
    ISBN: 9780062991126
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    Published: 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.


    Attack Surface Cover Image
    $26.99
    ISBN: 9781250757531
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    Published: 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.


    A Time for Mercy (Jake Brigance #3) Cover Image
    $29.95
    ISBN: 9780385545969
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    Published: 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."
      


    A Song for the Dark Times: An Inspector Rebus Novel (A Rebus Novel #23) Cover Image
    $27.00
    ISBN: 9780316479257
    Availability: Available from Warehouse
    Published: 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.


    Jeeves and the Leap of Faith: A Novel in Homage to P. G. Wodehouse Cover Image
    $28.00
    ISBN: 9780316541046
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    Published: Little, Brown and Company - October 13th, 2020

    Jeeves 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 . .


    The Midnight Bargain Cover Image
    $25.95
    ISBN: 9781645660071
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    Published: 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.


    Leave the World Behind: A Novel Cover Image
    $27.99
    ISBN: 9780062667632
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    Published: Ecco - October 6th, 2020

    A Read with Jenna Today Show Book Club Pick!

    Finalist for the 2020 National Book Award (Fiction)


    The Searcher: A Novel Cover Image
    $27.00
    ISBN: 9780735224650
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    Published: Viking - October 6th, 2020

    Best Book of 2020
    New York Times |NPR | New York Post

    "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


    Cuyahoga Cover Image
    $27.00
    ISBN: 9781982155551
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    Published: 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).


    Magic Lessons: The Prequel to Practical Magic Cover Image
    $27.99
    ISBN: 9781982108847
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    Published: 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?


    Snow Cover Image
    $27.99
    ISBN: 9781335230003
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    Published: Hanover Square Press - October 6th, 2020

    LOOK FOR BANVILLE'S NEXT GREAT CRIME NOVEL, "APRIL IN SPAIN," COMING FALL 2021

    *NATIONAL BESTSELLER*


    A Globe and Mail Best Book of the Year

    A New York Times Editors' Choice Pick


    Consensual Hex Cover Image
    $27.00
    ISBN: 9781538752203
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    Published: 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.


    Over the Woodward Wall (The Up-and-Under #1) Cover Image
    $17.99
    ISBN: 9780765399274
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    Published: 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…


    A Wild Winter Swan: A Novel Cover Image
    $27.99
    ISBN: 9780062980786
    Availability: Available from Warehouse
    Published: 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.


    The Wrong Kind of Woman Cover Image
    $27.99
    ISBN: 9780778310075
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    Published: 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


    The Code for Love and Heartbreak Cover Image
    $18.99
    ISBN: 9781335090591
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    Published: 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.


    The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue Cover Image
    $26.99
    ISBN: 9780765387561
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    Published: Tor Books - October 6th, 2020

    AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
    USA TODAY BESTSELLER
    NATIONAL INDIE BESTSELLER
    THE WASHINGTON POST BESTSELLER
    #1 Indie Next PickOctober 2020

    Recommended by Entertainment Weekly, Real Simple, NPR, Slate, and Oprah Magazine


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