Hardcover, 304 pages Published September 5th 2017 by Scribner A searing and profound Southern odyssey by National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward. In Jesmyn Ward’s first novel since her National Book Award winning Salvage the Bones, this singular American writer brings the archetypal road novel into rural twenty-first-century America. Drawing on Morrison and Faulkner, The Odyssey and the Old … More Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward
Hardcover, 384 pages Published July 25th 2017 by Gallery/Scout Press (first published June 15th 2017) From the instant New York Times bestselling author of blockbuster thrillers In a Dark, Dark Wood and The Woman in Cabin 10 comes Ruth Ware’s chilling new novel. On a cool June morning, a woman is walking her dog in the idyllic coastal village of Salten along a … More The Lying Game by Ruth Ware
Kindle Edition, 432 pages Expected publication: March 7th 2017 by Other Press (first published 2016) “No one asked if I wanted to save Sebastian, but you all blame me for failing…” I was truly excited to read and review this novel, Quicksand, by Swedish author Malin Persson Giolito. I first heard about it when it … More Quicksand by Malin Persson Giolito
Hardcover, 368 pages Published August 2nd 2016 by Simon & Schuster “He was a thirty-two-year-old, college-educated father drowning his family in debt but energized by a simple prospect: proving to Phoebe that he alone, not a New York banker or some handsome young physician, was the winning play still.” Oh, … More Carousel Court by Joe McGinniss, Jr.
The Circle by Dave Eggers Mass Market Paperback, 491 pages Published May 1st 2014 by Penguin (first published October 8th 2013) “We all know we die. We all know the world is too big for us to be significant. So all we have is the hope of being seen, or heard, even for a moment.” … More The Circle by Dave Eggers
Hardcover, 720 pages Published March 10th 2015 by Doubleday First of all, let me say that A Little Life was exactly what I’ve been looking for. This novel was so rich in raw, uninhibited emotion, in the true unveiling of life’s effervescence, horrors and humanity, that I didn’t feel that I was trudging through a … More A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara
Hardcover, 304 pages Published June 26th 2014 by Penguin Press “How suffocating it is to be loved that much.” Everything I Never Told You centers around the Lee family: James, the Chinese-American professor who lectures on the epitome of what was never attainable for him—true Americanism, Marilyn, the blond wife who’d always dreamed of being … More Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng