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The White Room

by Craig Higginson St. Martin's Press (January 15, 2019)

From celebrated South African novelist and playwright Craig Higginson, an international literary tale of loss and love.

South African playwright Hannah Meade arrives in London for the opening night of her new...


Ghost Wall

by Sarah Moss Farrar, Straus and Giroux (January 08, 2019)

A Southern Living Best New Book of Winter 2019; A Refinery29 Best Book of January 2019; A Most Anticipated Book of 2019 at Huffington Post, Nylon, and Lit Hub; An Indie Next Pick for January 2019

Ghost Wall...


Four Mothers

by Shifra Horn & Dalya Bilu St. Martin's Press (December 18, 2018)

Shifra Horn's beautifully imagined novel tells the story of five generations of women in one family against the backdrop of one hundred years in Jerusalem.

The story begins with the birth of the family's first...


In Our Mad and Furious City

by Guy Gunaratne Farrar, Straus and Giroux (December 11, 2018)

Long-listed for the 2018 Man Booker Prize

Short-listed for the 2018 Gordon Burn Prize

Short-listed for the 2018 Goldsmiths Prize

Inspired by the real-life murder of a British army soldier by religious fanatics,...


Milkman

Man Booker Prize 2018

by Anna Burns Graywolf Press (December 04, 2018)

Winner of the Man Booker Prize

“Everything about this novel rings true. . . . Original, funny, disarmingly oblique and unique.”—The Guardian

In an unnamed city, middle sister stands out for the wrong reasons....


In Every Wave

by Quimper Charles & Guil Lefebvre Qc Fiction (October 29, 2018)

A man loses his daughter while swimming one summer. This little gem of a novella–sad and beautiful and spellbinding all at once–is the tale of how he strives to be reunited with her again, whether back home...


Muck

by Dror Burstein & Gabriel Levin Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 13, 2018)

“Those who lament that the novel has lost its prophecy should pay heed and cover-price: Muck is the future, both of Jerusalem and of literature. God is showing some rare good taste, by choosing to speak to...


Listen to the Marriage

by John Jay Osborn Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 23, 2018)

A riveting drama of marital therapy

Gretchen and Steve have been married for a long time. Living in San Francisco, recently separated, with two children and demanding jobs, they’ve started going to a marriage...


Everything Under

by Daisy Johnson Graywolf Press (October 23, 2018)

SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2018 MAN BOOKER PRIZE

An eerie, watery reimagining of the Oedipus myth set on the canals of Oxford, from the author of Fen

The dictionary doesn’t contain every word. Gretel, a lexicographer...


Destroy All Monsters

by Jeff Jackson Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 16, 2018)

“At some point, I began to think of it as an ancient folk tale. It’s fine work, with a kind of scattered narrative set within a tight frame. Fast-moving throughout—fragile characters who suggest a bleak...


A Well-Behaved Woman

by Therese Anne Fowler St. Martin's Press (October 16, 2018)

The riveting novel of iron-willed Alva Vanderbilt and her illustrious family as they rule Gilded-Age New York, from the New York Times bestselling author of Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald.

Alva Smith, her southern...


Godsend

by John Wray Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 09, 2018)

Inspired by the story of John Walker Lindh, the “American Taliban,” Whiting Award–winning author John Wray explores the circumstances that could impel a young American to abandon identity and home to become...


Graveyard of the Atlantic

by Alyson Hagy Graywolf Press (October 09, 2018)

“Hagy’s writing and characters are worth getting to know.”—The New York Times Book Review

Life on the Outer Banks of North Carolina is filled with contradictions: a wildness of spirit alongside astonishing...


The Bus on Thursday

by Shirley Barrett Farrar, Straus and Giroux (September 18, 2018)

Bridget Jones meets The Exorcist in this wickedly funny, dark novel about one woman’s post-cancer retreat to a remote Australian town and the horrors awaiting her

It wasn’t just the bad breakup that turned...


Boomer1

by Daniel Torday St. Martin's Press (September 18, 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

Bluegrass musician,...


The Dinner List

by Rebecca Serle Flatiron Books (September 11, 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...


CoDex 1962

by Sjon & Victoria Cribb Farrar, Straus and Giroux (September 11, 2018)

Spanning eras, continents, and genres, CoDex 1962—twenty years in the making—is Sjón’s epic three-part masterpiece

Over the course of four dazzling novels translated into dozens of languages, Sjón has...


She Would Be King

by Wayétu Moore Graywolf Press (September 11, 2018)

A novel of exhilarating range, magical realism, and history—a dazzling retelling of Liberia’s formation

Wayétu Moore’s powerful debut novel, She Would Be King, reimagines the dramatic story of Liberia’s...


The Golden State

by Lydia Kiesling Farrar, Straus and Giroux (September 04, 2018)

NATIONAL BOOK FOUNDATION 5 UNDER 35 PICK. LONGLISTED FOR THE CENTER FOR FICTION'S FIRST NOVEL PRIZE.

Named one of the Best Books of 2018 by NPR, Bookforum and Bustle. One of Entertainment Weekly's 10 Best Debut...


Housegirl

by Michael Donkor Picador (August 28, 2018)

Nominated for the Edinburgh First Book Award One of The Observer's "New Faces of Fiction" One of The Millions' "Most Anticipated Books of the Year" One of The Guardian's "Best Summer Books" (Selected...


Mysterium

by Susan Froderberg Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 14, 2018)

A BBC Summer Read

"Must-read . . . [Mysterium] ascends, literally and figuratively, vividly capturing the outer edge of physical, mental, emotional and spiritual travail." --The Washington Post

Inspired by the...


Severance

by Ling Ma Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 14, 2018)

Winner of the 2018 Kirkus Prize, A New York Times Notable Book of 2018, An Indie Next Selection

A Best Book of 2018 at Elle, NPR, Marie Claire, Refinery29, Bustle, Buzzfeed, BookPage, Bookish, Mental Floss, Chicago...


Meet Me at the Museum

by Anne Youngson Flatiron Books (August 07, 2018)

Shortlisted for the Costa First Novel Award

“The charmer of the summer.”

—NPR

“Warm-hearted, clear-minded, and unexpectedly spellbinding, Meet Me at the Museum is a novel to savor.”

—Annie Barrows,...


The Third Hotel

by Laura van den Berg Farrar, Straus and Giroux (August 07, 2018)

"[A] future cult classic." —The New York Times Book Review

"There’s Borges and Bolaño, Kafka and Cortázar, Modiano and Murakami, and now Laura van den Berg." —The Washington Post

Named a Best Book of 2018...


Cat Flap

by Alan S. Cowell St. Martin's Press (July 31, 2018)

"When she awoke as a cat, Dolores Tremayne saw no immediate advantage in having four paws instead of two arms and two legs…" A brilliant, funny novel of love, marriage and modern life.

When the cat’s away,...


The Dead

by Christian Kracht & Daniel Bowles Farrar, Straus and Giroux (July 17, 2018)

“A great Faustian fable, and a literary endeavor of historical ingenuity that we now may start to characterize as Krachtian.” —Karl Ove Knausgaard

In Berlin, Germany, in the early 1930s, the acclaimed...


The Mere Wife

by Maria Dahvana Headley Farrar, Straus and Giroux (July 17, 2018)

New York Times bestselling author Maria Dahvana Headley presents a modern retelling of the literary classic Beowulf, set in American suburbia as two mothers—a housewife and a battle-hardened veteran—fight...


The Family Tabor

by Cherise Wolas Flatiron Books (July 17, 2018)

“Intriguing…Wolas illuminates the rich, complex histories of the older Tabor generations, when they were Tabornikovs, and the sense of loyalty to one’s family history is so vivid in the novel it is practically...


Metamorphica

by Zachary Mason Farrar, Straus and Giroux (July 10, 2018)

A brilliant and daring novel that reimagines Ovid’s Metamorphoses

In the tradition of his bestselling debut novel The Lost Books of the Odyssey, Zachary Mason’s Metamorphica transforms Ovid’s epic poem...


Early Work

by Andrew Martin Farrar, Straus and Giroux (July 10, 2018)

"What a debut! Early Work is one of the wittiest, wisest (sometimes silliest, in the best sense), and bravest novels about wrestling with the early stages of life and love, of creative and destructive urges,...


Nevada Days

by Bernardo Atxaga Graywolf Press (July 10, 2018)

A seductive, unclassifiable blend of autobiography and fiction set in Reno, from the preeminent Basque author

Nine months as a writer in residence can prove unnerving for anyone. For Bernardo Atxaga, newly arrived...


Before and Again

by Barbara Delinsky St. Martin's Press (June 26, 2018)

From Barbara Delinsky, the New York Times bestselling author of Blueprints and Sweet Salt Air, a brand-new novel about a woman in hiding finding the courage to face the world again.

Mackenzie Cooper took her...


Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe (Book Analysis)

by Bright Summaries BrightSummaries.com (May 30, 2018)

Unlock the more straightforward side of Things Fall Apart with this concise and insightful summary and analysis!

This engaging summary presents an analysis of Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe, which centres...


The Shepherd's Hut

by Tim Winton Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 19, 2018)

From Tim Winton, Australia’s most decorated and beloved novelist and the author of Cloudstreet, comes The Shepherd’s Hut, the story of a young man on a thrilling journey of self-discovery in one of the harshest,...


History of Violence

by Edouard Louis & Lorin Stein Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 19, 2018)

History of Violence is international bestselling French author Edouard Louis’s autobiographical novel about surviving a shocking sexual assault and coping with the post-traumatic stress disorder of its aftermath....


Number One Chinese Restaurant

by Lillian Li Henry Holt and Co. (June 19, 2018)

Named a Must-Read by TIME, Buzzfeed, The Wall Street Journal, Star Tribune, Fast Company, The Village Voice, Toronto Star, Fortune Magazine, InStyle, and O, The Oprah Magazine

"A joy to readI couldn't get...


My German Brother

by Chico Buarque & Alison Entrekin Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 12, 2018)

An uproarious novel about a man’s often sordid, lifelong search for his possibly imaginary half brother

My German Brother is the renowned Brazilian musician and author Chico Buarque’s attempt to reconstruct...


The Removes

by Tatjana Soli Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 12, 2018)

As the first wave of pioneers travel westward to settle the American frontier, two women discover their inner strength when their lives are irrevocably changed by the hardship of the wild west in The Removes...


Upstate

by James Wood Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 05, 2018)

New Yorker book critic and award-winning author James Wood delivers a novel of a family struggling to connect with one another and find meaning in their own lives.

In the years since his daughter Vanessa moved...


Kudos

by Rachel Cusk Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 05, 2018)

New York Times 100 Notable Books of 2018 Amazon Editors' Top 100 of 2018

Rachel Cusk, the award-winning and critically acclaimed author of Outline and Transit, completes the transcendent literary trilogy...


Wait, Blink

2018 National Book Awards Longlist for Translated Literature #5

by Gunnhild Øyehaug & Kari Dickson Farrar, Straus and Giroux (June 05, 2018)

"Expansive, intimate, and filled to the brim with delight, Gunnhild Oyehaug's first novel is devoted to the unexpected connections between lonesome individuals, mundane rituals, jellyfish, death, oversized men's...


Treeborne

by Caleb Johnson Picador (June 05, 2018)

"I can’t remember the last time I read a book I wish so much I’d written. Treeborne is beautiful, and mythic in ways I would never have been able to imagine...I can’t say enough about this book."—Daniel...


Mirror, Shoulder, Signal

by Dorthe Nors & Misha Hoekstra Graywolf Press (June 05, 2018)

A smart, witty novel of driving lessons and vertigo, short-listed for the Man Booker International Prize

Sonja is ready to get on with her life. She’s over forty now, and the Swedish crime novels she translates...


In the Garden of the Fugitives

by Ceridwen Dovey Farrar, Straus and Giroux (May 22, 2018)

Almost twenty years after forbidding him to contact her, Vita receives a letter from a man who has long stalked her from a distance. Once, Royce was her benefactor and she was one of his brightest protégées....


So Lucky

by Nicola Griffith Farrar, Straus and Giroux (May 15, 2018)

From the author of Hild, a fierce and urgent autobiographical novel about a woman facing down a formidable foe

So Lucky is the sharp, surprising new novel by Nicola Griffith—the profoundly personal and emphatically...


My Ex-Life

by Stephen McCauley Flatiron Books (May 08, 2018)

National Bestseller

Best Book of the Year: NPR, Shelf Awareness

“I didn't know how much I needed a laugh until I began reading Stephen McCauley's new novel, My Ex-Life. This is the kind of witty, sparkling,...


Miss Subways

by David Duchovny Farrar, Straus and Giroux (May 01, 2018)

New York Times bestselling author David Duchovny reimagines the Irish mythological figure of Emer in Miss Subways, a darkly comic fantasy love story set in New York City.

Emer is just a woman living in New York...


Motherhood

by Sheila Heti Henry Holt and Co. (May 01, 2018)

From the author of How Should a Person Be? (“one of the most talked-about books of the year”—Time Magazine) and the New York Times Bestseller Women in Clothes comes a daring novel about whether to have...


Raising the Dad

by Tom Matthews St. Martin's Press (April 17, 2018)

"A fearless, angry, brutally funny poke in the eye of the American music machine and pop culture industry. Tom Matthews' memorable, highly readable first novel is that rare literary artifact - a satire with...


The Comedown

by Rebekah Frumkin Henry Holt and Co. (April 17, 2018)

A dazzling epic that follows two very different families in Cleveland across generations, beginning with their patriarchs, who become irrevocably intertwined one fateful night

A blistering dark comedy, Rebekah...