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The Authenticity Project: A Novel

Clare Pooley · Pamela Dorman Books
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

"A clever, uplifting book that entertains and makes you think."
--Sophie Kinsella, #1 New York Times bestselling author

The story of a solitary green notebook that brings together six strangers and leads to unexpected friendship, and even love

Julian Jessop,...

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Harlan Coben Spring 2020

Harlan Coben · Grand Central Publishing
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

In the shocking new thriller from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Run Away, a man whose past is shrouded in mystery must find a missing teenage girl before her disappearance brings about disastrous consequences for her community . . . and the world.
The man known...
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The Yellow Bird Sings: A Novel

Jennifer Rosner · Flatiron Books
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

The girl is forbidden from making a sound, so the yellow bird sings. He sings whatever the girl composes in her head: high-pitched trills of piccolo; low-throated growls of contrabassoon. The bird chirps all the musical parts save percussion, because the barn rabbits obligingly thump...

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Glory Road

Lauren K. Denton
Format: Book

One of Southern Living's "25 Beach Reads Perfect for Summer"

"Brims with family, second chances, and new horizons." - LISA WINGATE

In one summer, everything will change. But for these three strong Southern women, the roots they've planted on Glory...

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Every Word You Cannot Say

Iain S. Thomas
Format: Book

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Welcome to Lagos

Chibundu Onuzo
Format: Book

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Writers & Lovers

Lily King · Grove Press
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Following the breakout success of her critically acclaimed and award-winning novel Euphoria, Lily King returns with an unforgettable portrait of an artist as a young woman.


Blindsided by her mother's sudden death, and wrecked by a recent love affair, Casey Peabody has arrived...
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Girl, Wash Your Face: Stop Believing the Lies About Who You Are so You Can Become Who You Were Meant to Be

Rachel Hollis · Thomas Nelson
Pages: 220
Format: eBook

With wry wit and hard-earned wisdom, popular online personality and founder of TheChicSite.com founder Rachel Hollis helps readers break free from the lies keeping them from the joy-filled and exuberant life they are meant to have.

Founder of the lifestyle website TheChicSite.com...

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The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz

Erik Larson · Crown
Pages: 608
Format: Hardcover

The #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Devil in the White City and Dead Wake delivers a fresh and compelling portrait of Winston Churchill and London during the Blitz

"A bravura performance by one of America's greatest storytellers." - NPR

NAMED...
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The Resisters: A novel

Gish Jen · Knopf
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

"The Resisters is palpably loving, smart, funny, and desperately unsettling. The novel should be required reading for the country both as a cautionary tale and because it is a stone-cold masterpiece. This is Gish Jen's moment. She has pitched a perfect game." --Ann Patchett

The...
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A Single Thread: A Novel

Tracy Chevalier · Viking
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

An immersive, moving story of a woman coming into her own at the dawn of the Second World War, from internationally bestselling author Tracy Chevalier

1932. After the Great War took both her beloved brother and her fiancé, Violet Speedwell has become a "surplus woman,"...
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Lost and Wanted: A novel

Nell Freudenberger · Knopf
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

An emotionally engaging, suspenseful new novel from the best-selling author, told in the voice of a renowned physicist: an exploration of female friendship, romantic love, and parenthood--bonds that show their power in surprising ways.

Helen Clapp's breakthrough work on black holes...
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Simple Happy Parenting: The Secret of Less for Calmer Parents and Happier Kids

Denaye Barahona · White Lion Publishing
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Create space for calmer, more creative kids and restore order and happiness at the heart of family life.

In Simple Happy Parenting, Denaye Barahona, Ph.D., provides a revolutionary approach to parenting, full of practical tips to help you step back from the system overload...
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Three Women

Lisa Taddeo · Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"THIS IS THE BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR. This is it. This is the one...It blew the top of my head off and I haven't been able to stop thinking or talking about it since." - Elizabeth Gilbert

"Taddeo spent eight years reporting...
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Little Weirds

Jenny Slate · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Step into Jenny Slate's wild, unfiltered imagination in this "magical" (Mindy Kaling) , "delicious" (Amy Sedaris) , and "poignant" (John Mulaney) collection about love, heartbreak, and being alive -- "this book is something new and wonderful"...
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Perfecting Patience: Buddhist Techniques to Overcome Anger

The Dalai Lama · Shambhala
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

In the days of extremism and severely divisive belief systems, learning patience and compassion practices (from the modern master of patience and compassion) is more valuable than ever.

All of the world's major religions emphasize the importance of love, compassion, and tolerance....
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The Magick of Food: Rituals, Offerings & Why We Eat Together

Gwion Raven · Llewellyn Publications
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

Discover a magickal collection of lore, recipes, rituals, and practices from modern and ancient cultures of the world. The Magick of Food reveals how using food magickally can transform the mundane task of fueling your body into an opportunity for deep nourishment and connection to loved...
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Long Bright River: A Novel

Liz Moore · Riverhead Books
Pages: 496
Format: Hardcover

Two sisters travel the same streets,though their lives couldn't be more different.
Then one of them goes missing.

In a Philadelphia neighborhood rocked by the opioid crisis, two once-inseparable sisters find themselves at odds. One, Kacey, lives on the streets in the vise of addiction....
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Exhalation: Stories

Ted Chiang · Knopf
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

From an award-winning science fiction writer (whose short story "The Story of Your Life" was the basis for the Academy Award-nominated movie Arrival) , the long-awaited new collection...
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