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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,...


Elefant

by Martin Suter & Jamie Bulloch Fourth Estate (May 31, 2018)

The international bestseller about friendship, second chances, and a tiny glow-in-the-dark pink elephant

The most enjoyable novel I’ve read all year’ Elizabeth McKenzie, author of The Portable Veblen...


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)

The Family Tabor, the new novel from Cherise Wolas, acclaimed author of The Resurrection of Joan Ashby

Harry Tabor is about to be named Man of the Decade, a distinction that feels like the culmination of a life...


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,...


The View From Here

by Lynne Hinton NewSouth Books (June 01, 2018)

Katie Sinclair climbed up a loblolly pine just to see if she could. And then she stayed, creating a media sensation and more than a little trouble for the folks in Jones County, North Carolina. There is a lot...


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...


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 Summer 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...


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 Nine-Chambered Heart

by Janice Pariat The Borough Press (May 17, 2018)

‘Superb. She had me at page one’

Chris Cleave, author of Everyone Brave is Forgiven

‘It’s the artful pleating of this subtle, psychologically astute novel that sets it apart’ DAILY MAIL

The kaleidoscopic...


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 & 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....


The Lonely Life of Biddy Weir

by Lesley Allen Zaffre (May 15, 2018)

A stark but uplifting story of bullying and redemption, for anyone who's ever been a weirdo

A charming and uplifting story, perfect for fans of A Man Called Ove or Jonas Jonasson. 'If you're a bit of a weirdo...


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


A Woman, In Bed

by Anne Finger Cinco Puntos Press (May 15, 2018)

Paris, 20th century, WWI to WWII and beyond. Simone abandons her body to lust, leaves her husband for Jacques, sleeps with strangers. But she is never satisfied. It is only when she is diagnosed with Parkinson's...


My Ex-Life

by Stephen McCauley Flatiron Books (May 08, 2018)

National Bestseller

“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’...


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 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

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 & Geoffrey Strachan 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

‘It’s the artful pleating of this subtle, psychologically astute novel that sets it apart’ DAILY MAIL

The kaleidoscopic...


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,...