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Ricochet

by Robyn Neilson Tablo Publishing (May 18, 2018)

One ordinary mother of two reads Robyn Davidson's 'Tracks'; then emboldened, embarks on a solo bike ride across the Nullarbor. An unlikely stroke of fate leads her to a crazy Frenchman. A love story begins between...


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...


Missing

by Alison Moore Salt (May 15, 2018)

Having moved from the Fens to the Midlands to the Scottish Borders, Jessie Noon finds herself struggling to leave the past behind.

Following a family tragedy, Jessie Noon moved from the Fens to the Midlands and...


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)

Rachel Cusk, the award-winning and critically acclaimed author of Outline and Transit, completes the transcendent literary trilogy with Kudos, a novel of unsettling power.

A woman writer visits a Europe in flux,...


Wait, Blink

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

Wait, Blink is the first English-language translation of award-winning Norwegian author Gunnhild Øyehaug’s inventive novel of interwoven stories following a group of artistic women pursuing their ambitions...


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...


My Ántonia

by Willa Cather Canterbury Classics (April 03, 2018)

Travel to the Old West with Pulitzer Prize winner Willa Cather.

 

Willa Cather’s novels brought the life of American settlers on the Great Plains to the forefront of the nation’s consciousness during a time...


The Phantom of the Opera

by Gaston Leroux & Alexander Teixeira de Mattos Canterbury Classics (April 03, 2018)

The classic story of a dangerous love triangle set in an 1890s Paris opera house.

Rumored to be haunted, the Palais Garnier opera house in nineteenth-century Paris is the setting for this story of a dangerous...


The Awakening and Other Stories

by Kate Chopin Canterbury Classics (April 03, 2018)

A collection of transformative stories that emphasize women’s roles in society.

 

The works of Kate Chopin were nearly forgotten for much of the twentieth century, but her popularity made a resurgence in the...


Crime and Punishment

by Fyodor Dostoyevsky & Constance Garnett Canterbury Classics (April 03, 2018)

This classic Russian novel has it all: murder, suspense, passion, struggle, and redemption.

 

Originally published in 1866, Crime and Punishment is a psychological thriller that deals with issues of morality,...


Wuthering Heights

by Emily Brontë Canterbury Classics (April 03, 2018)

You'll be burning the midnight oil to discover the tortured tales of the inhabitants of Wuthering Heights.

Discover a passionate tale of love lost, found, and avenged in Wuthering Heights. Lockwood, a wealthy...


Mirror, Shoulder, Signal

by Dorthe Nors 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....


She’s Not There

by Tamsin Grey The Borough Press (April 19, 2018)

When Jonah and Raff wake up on Monday, their mother Lucy isn’t there.

Although Jonah is only nine, he is the big brother, and knows enough about the world to keep her absence a secret. If anyone found out...


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...


The Shoemaker's Tale

by Mark Ari Zephyr Press (April 20, 2018)

1. Favorable reviews from Kirkus Reviews 2. Has done well in Jewish literary circles


My Ex-Life

by Stephen McCauley Flatiron Books (May 08, 2018)

“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, sharp novel for which the verb ‘chortle’ was invented.”...


The Weaning

by Hannah Vincent Salt (February 15, 2018)

For childminder Bobbi, it’s all about keeping your babies safe

When professional couple Nikki and Rob uncover their childminder Bobbi’s secret everything changes. Bobbi has a child-shaped hole in her life...


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...


The Pursuit of Ordinary

by Nigel Jay Cooper Roundfire Books (April 27, 2018)

After witnessing a fatal car accident, a homeless man wanders the streets of Brighton, trying to ignore the new, incessant voice inside his head. But he can’t forget the crash, can't get the face of the woman...


The Brightest Sun

by Adrienne Benson HQ Digital (March 20, 2018)

‘Heartbreaking and hopeful.’ Joanna Luloff A powerful and moving debut surrounding three women’s quest for home.

Leona, an isolated American anthropologist, gives birth to a baby girl in a remote Maasai...


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...


Maggie Boylan

by Michael Henson Swallow Press (March 01, 2018)

Set in Appalachian Ohio amid an epidemic of prescription opiate abuse, Michael Henson’s linked collection tells of a woman’s search for her own peculiar kind of redemption, and brings the novel-in-stories...


Border Districts

Miles Franklin longlist 2018 #5

by Gerald Murnane Farrar, Straus and Giroux (April 03, 2018)

A bittersweet farewell to the world and the word by the Australian master

“The mind is a place best viewed from borderlands . . .”

Border Districts, purportedly the Australian master Gerald Murnane’s final...


The Moby-Dick Blues

by Michael Strelow Roundfire Books (March 30, 2018)

Arvin Kraft loves his complicated family, but they talk about him: how slow he is, how they need to share the burden of caring for him, how tired they all are. He hides in the walls of the family’s old house...


Waiting for Tomorrow

by Nathacha Appanah Graywolf Press (April 03, 2018)

A powerful examination of the artistic impulse, cultural identity, and family bonds

Anita is waiting for Adam to be released from prison. They met twenty years ago at a New Year’s Eve party in Paris, a city...


The Nine-Chambered Heart: Free Sampler

by Janice Pariat The Borough Press (February 19, 2018)

‘Superb. She had me at page one’

Chris Cleave, author of Everyone Brave is Forgiven

The kaleidoscopic story of one woman as seen through the eyes of those she has loved or been loved by.

In gemlike chapters,...


Let's No One Get Hurt

by Jon Pineda Farrar, Straus and Giroux (March 20, 2018)

“An inventive and powerful coming of age story about the search for community and all the ways our ties to one another come undone. Jon Pineda has a poet’s eye for the details of this vivid, haunting landscape,...


Graffiti Palace

by A. G. Lombardo Farrar, Straus and Giroux (March 13, 2018)

A brilliant, exhilarating debut novel that retells The Odyssey during the 1965 Watts Riots—like nothing you’ve ever read before

It’s August 1965 and Los Angeles is scorching. Americo Monk, a street-haunting...


Memento Park

by Mark Sarvas Farrar, Straus and Giroux (March 13, 2018)

A son learns more about his father than he ever could have imagined when a mysterious piece of art is unexpectedly restored to him

After receiving an unexpected call from the Australian consulate, Matt Santos...


Whiskey

by Bruce Holbert Farrar, Straus and Giroux (March 13, 2018)

Whiskey burns pleasantly as it goes down, but has a lasting, powerful effect.

Brothers Andre and Smoker were raised in a cauldron of their parents’ failed marriage and appetite for destruction, and find themselves...


Encircling 2

by Carl Frode Tiller Graywolf Press (March 20, 2018)

Encircling 2 continues Carl Frode Tiller’s “poised and effective Rashomon-style exploration of multiple psyches” (Kirkus Reviews)

Book two of The Encircling Trilogy continues piecing together the fractured...


The Parking Lot Attendant

by Nafkote Tamirat Henry Holt and Co. (March 13, 2018)

A mesmerizing, indelible coming-of-age story about a girl in Boston's tightly-knit Ethiopian community who falls under the spell of a charismatic hustler out to change the world

A haunting story of fatherhood,...


Our Kind of Cruelty: Free Sample Chapter

by Araminta Hall Farrar, Straus and Giroux (March 06, 2018)

Download a free chapter from Our Kind Of Cruelty!

"This is simply one of the nastiest and most disturbing thrillers I've read in years. In short: I loved it, right down to the utterly chilling final line." —Gillian...


Girls Burn Brighter

by Shobha Rao Flatiron Books (March 06, 2018)

“Incandescent...A searing portrait of what feminism looks like in much of the world.” —Vogue

“A treat for Ferrante fans, exploring the bonds of friendship and how female ambition beats against the strictures...


Tomb Song

by Julián Herbert Graywolf Press (March 06, 2018)

An incandescent new voice from Mexico, for readers of Ben Lerner and Rachel Cusk

Sitting at the bedside of his mother as she is dying from leukemia in a hospital in northern Mexico, the narrator of Tomb Song...


The Family Next Door

by Sally Hepworth St. Martin's Press (March 06, 2018)

America's next favorite Australian author!

"With jaw-dropping discoveries and realistic consequences, this novel is not to be missed. Perfect for lovers of Big Little Lies." —Library Journal, starred review...


Indecent

by Corinne Sullivan St. Martin's Press (March 06, 2018)

Blurring the lines of blame and moral ambiguity, Indecent by Corinne Sullivan is a smart, sexy debut.

Shy, introverted Imogene Abney has always been fascinated by the elite world of prep schools, having secretly...


The Neighborhood

by Mario Vargas Llosa & Edith Grossman Farrar, Straus and Giroux (February 27, 2018)

A thrilling tale of desire and Peruvian corruption swirls around a scandalous exposé that leads to murder

From the Nobel Laureate comes a politically charged detective novel weaving through the underbelly of...


Stay Back!

by Lynn Stewart Up Wind Systems, LLC. (February 01, 2018)

Marina Butterfield is happily married when one night of brutality and violence leaves her shattered. Navigating unexpected waters, she must confront her weaknesses, her fears, and her most painful regrets.

John...


Half A World Away

by Sue Haasler The Dome Press (April 12, 2018)

Being different can be dangerous…

East Berlin, 1987. Alex longs to make a living from his saxophone while he slaves to help his father in their family bakery. For now, he contents himself with playing pop songs...


Some Hell

by Patrick Nathan Graywolf Press (February 13, 2018)

A wrenching and layered debut novel about a gay teen’s coming-of-age in the aftermath of his father’s suicide

Middle school hasn’t been going well for Colin. His teenage sister teases him mercilessly, his...


The Château

by Paul Goldberg Picador (February 13, 2018)

"We have proverb in Florida...You know why it's good to be on beach?"

Bill smiles, but says nothing. He wants the guy to keep talking.

"Because on beach you are surrounded by idiots on only three sides."

"And on...


The Shopkeeper's Journal

by Troy W. Rasmussen & Mahagony Rasmussen TWR Publishing (January 25, 2018)

Thursday-

Few things can rouse people like a good story. Even better is the wonder and intrigue of a legend, the inevitable stares of those hearing the tale as their imaginations race through the possibilities...


The Guru Who Came Down from the Mountain

by Roshen Dalal Speaking Tiger Books (January 10, 2018)

A gripping psychological interplay of murder, sex, and drugs, of exploitation and conflict, and yet of friendship and empathy.

Dev—charismatic and powerful, a guru with thousands of followers around the world,...


Long Night of Storm

by Indra Bahadur Rai & Prawin Adhikari Speaking Tiger Books (January 10, 2018)

Over sixteen sparkling stories, Indra Bahadur Rai, the greatest contemporary writer in the Nepali language, skillfully narrates the individual lives and shared histories of a people.

A storm batters a hillside...


Ermias

by Waltenegus Dargie Waltenegus Dargie (January 26, 2018)

Ermias’ early family life is somewhat unusual: conceived by accident while his mother was a student, he lives in Addis Ababa with his paternal grandmother for most of his early years, while his mother pursues...