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Anywhere You Run: A Novel

Wanda M. Morris - William Morrow Paperbacks
Format: Hardcover

"Wise, riveting, and full of surprises, Anywhere You Run will keep you up past your bedtime and stay with you long after the book is closed." - Lisa Unger, New York Times bestselling author of Secluded Cabin Sleeps SixFrom the award-winning author of All Her Little Secrets comes...
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The Birdcatcher

Gayl Jones - Beacon Press
Format: Hardcover

"Gayl Jones's work represents a watershed in American literature." - Imani PerryLegendary writer Gayl Jones returns with a stunning new novel about Black American artists in exileGayl Jones, the novelist Toni Morrison discovered decades ago and Tayari Jones recently called...
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Cinderella Masquerade: A Western Opposites Attract Romance (Texas Cattleman's Club: Ranchers and Rivals Book 7)

LaQuette - Harlequin Desire
Format: Mass Market Paperback

Is the woman behind the mask the one this rancher's been waiting for? Find out in LaQuette's installment of the Texas Cattleman's Club: Ranchers and Rivals series.One dance. One kiss.One unexpected twist. After a stunning makeover, Dr. Zanai James barely recognizes herself....
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The Furrows: A Novel

Namwali Serpell - Hogarth
Format: Hardcover

How do you grieve an absence? A brilliantly inventive novel about loss and belonging, from the award-winning author of The Old Drift. ONE OF THE MOST ANTICIPATED BOOKS OF 2022 - Vulture, Lit Hub, Electric Lit, BookPageI don't want to tell you what happened. I want to tell you how it felt.Cassandra...
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Jollof Rice and Other Revolutions: A Novel in Interlocking Stories

Omolola Ijeoma Ogunyemi - Amistad
Format: Hardcover

"I couldn't put this book down and I loved spending time in the lives of Nonso, Remi, Aisha, and Solape. Truly this book will grab hold of your heart and mind and everything in between." - Roxane Gay, author of Hunger and Bad FeministNigerian author Omolola Ijeoma Ogunyemi...
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Nightcrawling: A novel

Leila Mottley
Format: Hardcover

A dazzling, unforgettable novel about a young black woman who walks the streets of Oakland and stumbles headlong into the failure of its justice system - a debut that announces a blazingly original voice.Kiara and her brother, Marcus, are barely scraping by in a squalid East Oakland apartment...
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The Pregnancy Proposal: A Passionate One Night Romance (Cress Brothers Book 4)

Klaus Sandführ - Harlequin Desire
Format: Hardcover

A one-night stand with a celebrity playboy and this pregnant PR guru needs serious damage control! Watch fireworks fly in Niobia Bryant's latest Cress Brothers novel!What's riskier to a good girl's career - A fling with a bad boy ... or having his baby? Career-driven PR whiz...
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