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 Angel of Rome: And Other Stories Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062868114
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Published: Harper - June 28th, 2022

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Beautiful Ruins and The Cold Millions comes a stunning collection about those moments when everything changes—for the better, for the worse, for the outrageous—as a diverse cast of characters bounces from Italy to Idaho, questioning their roles in life and finding inspiration in the unlikeliest places.


Thrust: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525534907
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - June 28th, 2022

THRUST IS:
“Epic.” –The New York Times
“A triumph.” —Elle
“Stunningly beautiful.” —The Daily Beast
“Both of the moment and utterly timeless.” —Chicago Review of Books
“A book to take in wide-eyed.”  —Rebecca Makkai


Our Crooked Hearts: A Novel Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250826367
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Published: Flatiron Books - June 28th, 2022

The New York Times bestselling author of The Hazel Wood returns with a darkly gripping, contemporary fantasy full of secrets, lies, mystery, and witchcraft

The suburbs, right now . . .


Hell of a Book: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593330982
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Published: Dutton - June 28th, 2022

***2021 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER***

***THE NATIONAL BESTSELLER***

Winner of the 2021 Sir Walter Raleigh Award for Fiction, Joyce Carol Oates Literary Prize Finalist, 2022 Chautauqua Prize Finalist, Willie Morris Award for Southern Writing Shortlist, and the 2021 Aspen Words Literary Prize shortlist


Maps of Our Spectacular Bodies Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781982181772
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Published: Scribner - June 28th, 2022

This lyrical debut novel is at once a passionate coming-of-age story, a meditation on illness and death, and a kaleidoscopic journey through one woman’s life—told in part by the malevolent voice of her disease.

Lia, her husband Harry, and their beloved daughter, Iris, are a precisely balanced family of three.


Dele Weds Destiny: A novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593320297
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Published: Knopf - June 28th, 2022

The story of three once-inseparable college friends in Nigeria who reunite in Lagos for the first time in thirty years—a sparkling debut novel about mothers and daughters, culture and class, sex and love, and the extraordinary resilience of female friendship.


The Scent of Burnt Flowers: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593496237
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Published: Ballantine Books - June 28th, 2022

Fleeing persecution in 1960s America, a Black couple seeks asylum in Ghana, but fresh dangers and old secrets threaten their newfound freedom in this hypnotic debut novel.

“I am truly blown away by this novel.”—Jacqueline Woodson, New York Times bestselling author of Red at the Bone


For the Love of the Bard (A Bard's Rest Romance #1) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593437438
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Published: Berkley - June 28th, 2022

“Perfect to read on the beach.” –The Boston Globe

To go for it or not to go for it? That is the question when two former high school flames return to their Shakespeare-obsessed hometown for a summer of theater and unexpected romance, in a laugh-out-loud rom-com from debut author Jessica Martin.


The Most Precious Substance on Earth Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538707913
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - June 28th, 2022

A Chatelaine Summer Reads pick.


The Measure: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780063204201
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Published: William Morrow - June 28th, 2022

"PERFECT FOR BOOK CLUBS."MARIE CLAIRE

A luminous, spirit-lifting blockbuster for readers of The Midnight Library. 

Eight ordinary people. One extraordinary choice.

It seems like any other day. You wake up, pour a cup of coffee, and head out.


The Ballad of Perilous Graves Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780759557192
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Published: Redhook - June 21st, 2022

"Funny, wild, witty, and profound.


Vera Kelly: Lost and Found Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781953534163
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Published: Tin House Books - June 21st, 2022

A Star Tribune Best Book of Summer, an iBooks and ALTA Journal Best Book of the Month, and a Book Riot Best Crime Book of the Month

A Publishers Weekly and Book Riot Best Book of the Week

One of Crime Reads' Most Anticipated Books of the Year


On Rotation: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063209145
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Published: Avon - June 21st, 2022

ONE OF TEEN VOGUE'S "25 BOOKS BY BLACK AUTHORS THEY CAN'T WAIT TO READ THIS YEAR"

ONE OF BETCHES' "22 BOOKS YOU NEED TO READ THIS YEAR"


The House Across the Lake: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593183199
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Published: Dutton - June 21st, 2022

THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Named a most anticipated summer book by USA Today, People, E! News, Cosmopolitan, PureWow, CNN.com, New York Post, CrimeReads, POPSUGAR, and more