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Motherhood: A Novel

Sheila Heti · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

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 children.In Motherhood, Sheila Heti asks what is gained and what is lost...
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It's All in the Story: California: An Anthology of Short Fiction

D.P. Lyle · Southern California Writers Association
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

The Southern California Writers Association presents It s All in the Story, a collection of exceptional short stories with a focus on California, edited by bestselling author D. P. Lyle.In these two dozen tales which span from San Juan Capistrano in 1812 to the Bay Area in the present-day...
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Warlight: A novel

MICHAEL ONDAATJE · Knopf
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

From the internationally acclaimed, best-selling author of The English Patient: a mesmerizing new novel that tells a dramatic story set in the decade after World War II through the lives of a small group of unexpected characters and two teenagers whose lives are indelibly shaped by their...
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Catalina: A Novel

Liska Jacobs · FSG Originals
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

A magnetic, provocative debut novel chronicling a young woman's downward spiral following the end of an affairElsa Fisher is headed for rock bottom. At least, that's her plan. She has just been fired from MoMA on the heels of an affair with her married boss, and she retreats to Los Angeles...
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The Dark Dark: Stories

Samantha Hunt · FSG Originals
Pages: 241
Format: Paperback

"Wields such a subtle and alien power . . . Wonderfully spooky." -- Jia Tolentino, The New Yorker"A feminist manifesto threaded through imaginative fiction; it's the most evocative, impressive collection I've read this year." -- Daniel Johnson, The Paris ReviewFrom...
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A Guide for Murdered Children: A Novel

Sarah Sparrow · Blue Rider Press
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

"In her astonishing thriller, Sarah Sparrow has joined the ranks of Shirley Jackson and Stephen King. A warning: there is no safe place to read this book." -David Cronenberg Terrifying, thoroughly original and hauntingly written, A Guide for Murdered Children is a psychological...
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The Last Equation of Isaac Severy: A Novel in Clues

Nova Jacobs · Touchstone
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

The Family Fang meets The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry in this literary mystery about a struggling bookseller whose recently deceased grandfather, a famed mathematician, left behind a dangerous equation for her to track down - and protect - before others can get their hands on it.Just days...
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The Mars Room: A Novel

RACHEL KUSHNER · Scribner
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

From twice National Book Award-nominated Rachel Kushner, whose Flamethrowers was called "the best, most brazen, most interesting book of the year" (Kathryn Schulz, New York magazine) , comes a spectacularly compelling, heart-stopping novel about a life gone off the rails in contemporary...
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The Mountain: Stories

Paul Yoon · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 242
Format: Hardcover

From Paul Yoon, the award-winning and critically acclaimed author of Once the Shore and Snow Hunters, comes a luminous collection of short stories set throughout the world - from the Hudson Valley to the Russian Far East - across periods of time after World War II.In The Mountain, Paul...
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Little Disasters

Randall Klein · Viking
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

A gripping novel about two young married couples--expectant parents and new friends--whose lives collide in a pile-up of deceits and indiscretionsIt was the exhilaration of new parenthood that first united Michael and Paul, outside the Brooklyn hospital where their wives, Rebecca and Jenny,...
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