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...)

 

Killing Commendatore: A novel Cover Image
By Haruki Murakami, Philip Gabriel (Translated by), Ted Goossen (Translated by)
$30.00
ISBN: 9780525520047
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Published: Knopf - October 9th, 2018

The epic new novel from the internationally acclaimed and best-selling author of 1Q84


The Witch Elm: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780735224629
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Published: Viking - October 9th, 2018

"Tana French's best and most intricately nuanced novel yet. . . Get ready for the whiplash brought on by its final twists and turns." -The New York Times

A brilliant new work of suspense from "the most important crime novelist to emerge in the past 10 years." (Washington Post)


November Road: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062663849
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Published: William Morrow - October 9th, 2018

Set against the assassination of JFK, a poignant and evocative crime novel that centers on a desperate cat-and-mouse chase across 1960s America—a story of unexpected connections, daring possibilities, and the hope of second chances from the Edgar Award-winning author of The Long and Faraway Gone.

Frank Guidry’s luck has finally run out.


The Clockmaker's Daughter: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781451649390
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Published: Atria Books - October 9th, 2018

A rich, spellbinding new novel from the author of The Lake House—the story of a love affair and a mysterious murder that cast their shadow across generations, set in England from the 1860s until the present day.

My real name, no one remembers.
The truth about that summer, no one else knows.


In the summer of 1862, a group of young artists led by the pa


Bitter Orange Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781947793156
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Published: Tin House Books - October 9th, 2018

From the attic of Lyntons, a dilapidated English country mansion, Frances Jellico sees them--Cara first: dark and beautiful, then Peter: striking and serious. The couple is spending the summer of 1969 in the rooms below hers while Frances is researching the architecture in the surrounding gardens. But she's distracted.


The Waiter Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501197529
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Published: Gallery/Scout Press - October 9th, 2018

In the tradition of modern classics The Dinner and A Gentleman in Moscow comes The Waiter, in which the finely tuned balance of a grand European restaurant (that has seen better days) is irrevocably upset by an unexpected guest.

In a centuries-old European restaurant called The Hills, a middle-aged waiter takes pride in the unchangeable aspects of his job: the we


A Treasury of African American Christmas Stories Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780807027837
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Published: Beacon Press - October 9th, 2018

A collection of Christmas stories written by African-American journalists, activists, and writers from the late 19th century to the modern civil rights movement.


Love Is Blind: A novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780525655268
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Published: Knopf - October 9th, 2018

The Whitbread Award-winning author of A Good Man in Africa and the Costa Award-winning Restless now gives us a sweeping new novel that unfolds across fin-de-siècle Europe as it tells a story of ineffable passions--familial, artistic, romantic--and their power to shape, and destroy, a life.


Holy Ghost (A Virgil Flowers Novel #11) Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780735217324
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - October 9th, 2018

Virgil Flowers investigates a miracle--and a murder--in the wickedly entertaining new thriller from the master of "pure reading pleasure" (Booklist)


The Compendium of Magical Beasts: An Anatomical Study of Cryptozoology's Most Elusive Beings Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780762464654
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Published: Running Press Adult - October 9th, 2018

From controversial cryptozoologist and explorer Dr. Veronica Wigberht-Blackwater, The Compendium of Magical Beasts is a definitive field guide that explores the history, biology, and anatomy of mythological creatures.


Winter in Paradise Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316435512
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - October 9th, 2018

A husband's secret life, a wife's new beginning: escape to the Caribbean with New York Times bestselling author Elin Hilderbrand.

Irene Steele shares her idyllic life in a beautiful Iowa City Victorian house with a husband who loves her to sky-writing, sentimental extremes.


Wrecked (An IQ Novel) Cover Image
By Joe Ide
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316509510
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Published: Mulholland Books - October 9th, 2018

In this outrageous novel from Joe Ide, "the best thing to happen to mystery writing in a very long time" (New York Times), the case of a young artist's missing mother sets IQ on a collision course with his own Moriarty.


The Forbidden Door: A Jane Hawk Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525483700
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Published: Bantam - September 11th, 2018

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • When this relentless rogue FBI agent comes knocking, her adversaries will have to answer—with their lives—in the latest thrilling Jane Hawk novel by the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Silent Corner.


War of the Wolf: A Novel (Saxon Tales #11) Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062563170
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Published: Harper - October 2nd, 2018

Bernard Cornwell’s epic story of the making of England continues in this eleventh installment in the bestselling Saxon Tales series—"like Game of Thrones, but real" (The Observer)—the basis of the hit Netflix television series The Last Kingdom.


Consumed (Firefighters series #1) Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781501194900
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Published: Gallery Books - October 2nd, 2018

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the popular Black Dagger Brotherhood series comes a brand-new novel about arson investigator, Anne Ashburn, who is consumed by her troubled past, her family’s scorched legacy, and her current case: chasing a deadly killer.

Anne Ashburn is a woman consumed...

By her bitter family legacy, by her scorched career as a


Gone So Long Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393244106
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 2nd, 2018

For as long as she can remember, Susan Dunn has been trying to escape. But peace and happiness have always eluded her--now an adjunct professor, she is tortured by the novel she cannot finish, and a lack of feeling toward a husband who loves her.


The Kennedy Debutante Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780451492043
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Published: Berkley - October 2nd, 2018

"A Riveting reimagining of a true tale of forbidden love."--People

A captivating novel following the exploits of Kathleen "Kick" Kennedy, the forgotten and rebellious daughter of one of America's greatest political dynasties.


A Spark of Light: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780345544988
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Published: Ballantine Books - October 2nd, 2018

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The author of Small Great Things returns with a powerful and provocative new novel about ordinary lives that intersect during a heart-stopping crisis.

“Picoult at her fearless best . . . Timely, balanced and certain to inspire debate.”—The Washington Post


The Autobiography of Santa Claus: A Revised Edition of the Christmas Classic (Christmas Chronicles Series/The Santa Series) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525538684
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Published: TarcherPerigee - October 2nd, 2018

This Christmas classic combines solid historical fact with glorious legend to deliver the definitive story of Santa Claus. For anyone who has ever wondered, you're right to believe in him!
 


The Dream Daughter: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250087300
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Published: St. Martin's Press - October 2nd, 2018

New York Times bestselling author Diane Chamberlain delivers a thrilling, mind-bending novel about one mother's journey to save her child.


Zero Sum Game (Cas Russell #1) Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781250180254
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Published: Tor Books - October 2nd, 2018

A blockbuster, near-future science fiction thriller, S.L. Huang's Zero Sum Game introduces a math-genius mercenary who finds herself being manipulated by someone possessing unimaginable power


Devil's Day Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781328489883
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - October 2nd, 2018

A new novel by the author of The Loney, which was praised by Stephen King as "an amazing piece of fiction."

In the wink of an eye, as quick as a flea,
The Devil he jumped from me to thee.
And only when the Devil had gone,
Did I know that he and I'd been one . .


The Stranger Game Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781335943910
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Published: Hanover Square Press - October 2nd, 2018

"A fun, moody, twisty thriller, with a sun-touched, West Coast vibe...


An Easy Death (Gunnie Rose #1) Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781481494922
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Published: Saga Press - October 2nd, 2018

“Immersive, involving, suspenseful, and intriguing, with a main character you’ll love.” —Lee Child, #1 internationally bestselling author of the Jack Reacher novels

“When a master of her craft offers to tell you a story, let her.


Blood Communion: A Tale of Prince Lestat (Vampire Chronicles) Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781524732646
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Published: Knopf - October 2nd, 2018

The Vampire Chronicles continue with a riveting, rich saga--part adventure, part suspense--of Prince Lestat and the story of the Blood Communion as he tells the tale of his coming to rule the vampire world and the eternal struggle to find belonging, a place in the universe for the undead, and how, against his will, he must battle the menacing, seemingly unstoppable force determined to thwart hi


Classic American Crime Fiction of the 1920s Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781681778617
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Published: Pegasus Books - October 2nd, 2018

American crime writing was reborn in the 1920s. After years of dominance by British authors, new American writers--with fresh ideas about the detective and the mystery--appeared on the scene and rose to heights of popularity not witnessed since the success of the Sherlock Holmes tales in America.


The Way of All Flesh Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781786893789
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Published: Canongate - August 30th, 2018

Edinburgh, 1847. City of Medicine, Money, Murder. Young women are being discovered dead across the Old Town, all having suffered similarly gruesome ends. In the New Town, medical student Will Raven is about to start his apprenticeship with the brilliant and renowned Dr Simpson. Simpson's patients range from the richest to the poorest of this divided city.


Dracul Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780735219342
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - October 2nd, 2018

The prequel to Dracula, inspired by notes and texts left behind by the author of the classic novel, Dracul is a supernatural thriller that reveals not only Dracula’s true origins but Bram Stoker’s—and the tale of the enigmatic woman who connects them.


Firefly Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780802128959
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Published: Mysterious Press - October 2nd, 2018

Henry Porter, who has been widely hailed as a next-generation John le Carr , is a bestselling author in the UK and has won the CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger Award. From the refugee camps of Greece to the mountains of Macedonia, a thirteen-year-old boy is making his way to Germany and to safety.


Transcription: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316176637
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - September 25th, 2018

A dramatic story of WWII espionage, betrayal, and loyalty, by the #1 bestselling author of Life After Life


An Absolutely Remarkable Thing: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781524743444
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Published: Dutton - September 25th, 2018

THE INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Entertainment Weekly
’s 20 New Books to Read in September
Nylon’s 12 Great New Books To Read This September
Newsweek’s Best Books to Read in September 2018
Library Journal’s Best Debut Novels of 2018
BookPage’s Most Anticipated Fall 2018 Fiction


The Shape of the Ruins: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780735211148
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 25th, 2018

A sweeping tale of conspiracy theories, assassinations, and twisted obsessions -- the much anticipated masterpiece from Juan Gabriel Vásquez.


Vengeful (Villains #2) Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780765387523
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Published: Tor Books - September 25th, 2018

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

A super-powered collision of extraordinary minds and vengeful intentions—#1 New York Times bestselling author V. E. Schwab returns with the thrilling follow-up to Vicious.


Waiting for Eden: A novel Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9781101947395
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Published: Knopf - September 25th, 2018

From the National Book Award finalist, a breathtakingly spare and shattering new novel that traces the intersection of three star-crossed lives.


The Caregiver Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501178771
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 25th, 2018

A FALL 2018 HIGHLY ANTICIPATED SELECTION BY * PEOPLE * O, THE OPRAH MAGAZINE * ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY * VULTURE * CHICAGO TRIBUNE * THE MILLIONS * FAST COMPANY * SEATTLE TIMES * ST.


Red War (A Mitch Rapp Novel #15) Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781501190599
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Published: Atria/Emily Bestler Books - September 25th, 2018

*Instant #1 New York Times Bestseller*

The #1 New York Times bestselling series returns with Mitch Rapp racing to prevent Russia’s gravely ill leader from starting a full-scale war with NATO.

“Mills is the only writer capable of filling the enormous void left by Vince Flynn.”—The Real Book Spy

When Russian pr


Hippie Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780525655619
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Published: Knopf - September 25th, 2018

If you want to learn about yourself, start by exploring the world around you.
 


The Electric State Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781501181412
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Published: Skybound Books - September 25th, 2018

A teen girl and her robot embark on a cross-country mission in this illustrated science fiction story, perfect for fans of Ready Player One and Black Mirror.


Sea Prayer Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780525539094
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 18th, 2018

NEW YORK TIMES bestseller

An illustrated book on the refugee crisis that will break your heart in under 48 pages, from the #1 New York Times-bestselling author of The Kite RunnerA Thousand Splendid Suns, and And the Mountains Echoed.


The Labyrinth of the Spirits: A Novel Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780062668691
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Published: Harper - September 18th, 2018

The internationally acclaimed, New York Times bestselling author returns to the magnificent universe he constructed in his bestselling novels The Shadow of the Wind, The Angel’s Game, and The Prisoner of Heaven in this riveting series finale—a heart-pounding thriller and nail-biting work of suspense which introduces a sexy, seductive new heroine whose inve


Washington Black: A novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780525521426
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Published: Knopf - September 18th, 2018

"Enthralling" --Boston Globe  "Extraordinary" --Seattle Times  "A rip-roaring tale" --Washington Post

FINALIST FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE and THE SCOTIABANK GILLER PRIZE


Time's Convert: A Novel Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780399564512
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Published: Viking - September 18th, 2018

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of A Discovery of Witches, a novel about what it takes to become a vampire.


Lethal White (A Cormoran Strike Novel) Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316422734
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Published: Mulholland Books - September 18th, 2018

"Rowling's wizardry as a writer is on fulsome display" (USA Today) in this #1 New York Times bestseller. Lethal White is the fourth book in the Cormoran Strike series from the international bestselling author Robert Galbraith.

"I seen a kid killed...He strangled it, up by the horse."


Boomer1: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250191793
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Published: St. Martin's Press - September 18th, 2018

"Torday is a singular American writer with a big heart and a real love for the world. He has the rare gift for writing dynamic action scenes while being genuinely funny." —George Saunders


Legion: The Many Lives of Stephen Leeds Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250297792
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Published: Tor Books - September 18th, 2018

Legion: The Many Lives of Stephen Leeds, is #1 New York Times bestselling author Brandon Sanderson's novella collection of science fiction thrillers that will make you question reality--including a never-before-published story.

Stephen Leeds is perfectly sane. It's his hallucinations who are mad.


The Infinite Blacktop: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501165719
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Published: Atria Books - September 18th, 2018

The “delicious and addictive” (Salon) Claire DeWitt series returns with a thrilling, noirish knockout of a novel that follows three separate narratives starring the self-proclaimed “world’s greatest detective.” As Cara Hoffman, author of Running, says, this “is a hard-boiled, existential masterpiece.”

Claire DeWitt, the world&r


My Struggle: Book Six Cover Image
By Karl Ove Knausgaard, Don Bartlett (Translated by), Martin Aitken (Translated by)
$33.00
ISBN: 9780914671992
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Published: Archipelago - September 18th, 2018

The final installment in the long awaited, internationally celebrated My Struggle series.


Katerina Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781982101442
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Published: Gallery/Scout Press - September 11th, 2018

From the New York Times bestselling author of A Million Little Pieces and Bright Shiny Morning comes Katerina, James Frey’s highly anticipated new novel set in 1992 Paris and contemporary Los Angeles.

A kiss, a touch. A smile and a beating heart. Love and sex and dreams, art and drugs and the madness of youth.


The Mermaid and Mrs. Hancock: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062859952
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Published: Harper - September 11th, 2018

Shortlisted for the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction

“Wonderful… completely transporting.”  —Madeline Miller, New York Times bestselling author of Circe and The Song of Achilles


The Winter Soldier Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316477604
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - September 11th, 2018

"A dream of a novel... Part mystery, part war story, part romance." --Anthony Doerr, author of All the Light We Cannot See


The Dinner List: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250295187
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Published: Flatiron Books - September 11th, 2018

“I have five words for Rebecca Serle’s The Dinner List: wistful, delicious, romantic, magical, love.”
—Gabrielle Zevin, New York Times Bestselling Author of The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry and Young Jane Young