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Fiction Book List

Our Woman in Moscow
Our Woman in Moscow
By Williams, Beatriz
2021-06 - William Morrow & Company
9780063020788 Check Our Catalog

 

 

MOST ANTICIPATED NOVEL OF SUMMER 2021 ACCORDING TO BUSTLE, BUZZFEED, AND SHEREADS!

The New York Times bestselling author of Her Last Flight returns with a gripping and profoundly human story of Cold War espionage and family devotion.

In the autumn of 1948, Iris Digby vanishes from her London home with her American diplomat husband …More
 

The Eagle's Claw: A Novel of the Battle of Midway
The Eagle's Claw: A Novel of the Battle of Midway
By Shaara, Jeff
2021-06 - Ballantine Books
9780525619444 Check Our Catalog

 

In a riveting tale that picks up where To Wake the Giant left off, New York Times bestselling author Jeff Shaara transports us to the Battle of Midway in another masterpiece of military historical fiction.

Spring 1942. The United States is reeling from the blow the Japanese inflicted at Pearl Harbor. But the Americans are determined to turn the tide. The key comes from …More
 

The Unforgiven
The Unforgiven
By Graham, Heather
2021-06 - Mira Books
9780778331896 Check Our Catalog

33rd book in Krewe of hunters series

A tragic past. An uncertain future

Twelve years after the grisly murder of her parents, Kaitlyn Delaney has finally found peace. She has friends, a good job, a place to call home and a new life to live. But then a shadow creeps in from Katie's past, reminding her that she will never completely escape its terrifying grip.

When private investigator Dan Oliver is called to …More
 

The Saboteurs
The Saboteurs
By Cussler, Clive
Author Du Brul, Jack
2021-05 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780593191224 Check Our Catalog

12th book in Isaac Bell series

Detective Isaac Bell's investigation into an attempted assassination brings him to the construction site of the Panama Canal--and straight into a nest of vipers--in the latest adventure in the #1 New York Times-bestselling series from Clive Cussler.

Detective Isaac Bell's wife has said that he is always in the wrong place at the right time. This is certainly the case when Bell …More
 

The Guncle
The Guncle
By Rowley, Steven
2021-05 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780525542285 Check Our Catalog

 

From the bestselling author of Lily and the Octopus and The Editor comes a warm and deeply funny novel about a once-famous gay sitcom star whose unexpected family tragedy leaves him with his niece and nephew for the summer.

Patrick, or Gay Uncle Patrick (GUP, for short), has always loved his niece, Maisie, and nephew, Grant. That is, he loves spending time with them when …More
 

Heart and Seoul
Heart and Seoul
By Frederick, Jen
2021-05 - Berkley Books
9780593100141 Check Our Catalog

 

From USA Today bestselling author Jen Frederick comes a heart-wrenching yet hopeful romance that shows that the price of belonging is often steeper than expected.

As a Korean adoptee, Hara Wilson doesn't need anyone telling her she looks different from her white parents. She knows. Every time Hara looks in the mirror, she's reminded that she doesn't look like anyone else in her …More
 

Arctic Storm Rising
Arctic Storm Rising
By Brown, Dale
2021-05 - William Morrow & Company
9780063015043 Check Our Catalog

 

 

First in a new series from New York Times bestselling author Dale Brown, featuring U.S. Air Force intelligence officer Nick Flynn on the hunt for Russian commandos in the mountains of Alaska.

After a CIA covert mission goes badly awry, U.S. Air Force intelligence officer Nicholas Flynn is exiled to guard a remote radar post along Alaska's Arctic frontier. …More
 

The Living Sea of Waking Dreams
The Living Sea of Waking Dreams
By Flanagan, Richard
2021-05 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780593319604 Check Our Catalog

 

From the acclaimed Booker Prize-winning author comes a dazzling novel of family, love and love's disappointments

Anna's aged mother is dying. Condemned by her children's pity to living, subjected to increasingly desperate medical interventions, she turns her focus to her hospital window, through which she escapes into visions of horror and delight. When Anna's finger vanishes and a few …More
 

Where the Grass Is Green and the Girls Are Pretty
Where the Grass Is Green and the Girls Are Pretty
By Weisberger, Lauren
2021-05 - Random House
9781984855565 Check Our Catalog

 

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - GOOD MORNING AMERICA BUZZ PICK - From the bestselling author of The Devil Wears Prada and When Life Gives You Lululemons comes a highly entertaining, sharply observed novel about sisters, their perfect lives . . . and their perfect lies.

A seat at the anchor desk of the most-watched morning show. Recognized by millions across the …More
 

Unsettled Ground
Unsettled Ground
By Fuller, Claire
2021-05 - Tin House Books
9781951142483 Check Our Catalog

 

 

At fifty-one years old, twins Jeanie and Julius still live with their mother, Dot, in rural isolation in the English countryside. The cottage they have shared their entire lives is their only protection against the modernizing world around them. Inside its walls, they make music, and in its garden, they grow everything they need to survive. To an outsider, it looks like poverty; to them, it is …More
 

Swimming Back to Trout River
Swimming Back to Trout River
By Feng, Linda Rui
2021-05 - Simon & Schuster
9781982129392 Check Our Catalog

 

A lyrical novel set against the backdrop of China's Cultural Revolution that follows a father's quest to reunite his family before his precocious daughter's momentous birthday, which Garth Greenwell calls "one of the most beautiful debuts I've read in years."

"A beautifully written, poignant exploration of family, art, culture, immigration, and most of all, love." --Jean Kwok, …More
 

Mary Jane
Mary Jane
By Blau, Jessica Anya
2021-05 - Custom House
9780063052291 Check Our Catalog

 

 

The best book of the summer. -- InStyle

I LOVED this novel....If you have ever sung along to a hit on the radio, in any decade, then you will devour Mary Jane at 45 rpm. --Nick Hornby

Almost Famous meets Daisy Jones & The Six in this delightful (New York Times Book Review) novel about a fourteen-year-old …More
 

Katharine Parr, the Sixth Wife
Katharine Parr, the Sixth Wife
By Weir, Alison
2021-05 - Ballantine Books
9781101966631 Check Our Catalog

6th book in Six Tudor queens series

Bestselling author and acclaimed historian Alison Weir brings her Tudor Queens series to a close with the remarkable story of Henry VIII's sixth and final wife, who manages to survive him and remarry, only to be thrown into a romantic intrigue that threatens the very throne of England.

"A detailed and convincing portrait of an extraordinary life. Taken as a whole, this series …More
 

China: The Novel
China: The Novel
By Rutherfurd, Edward
2021-05 - Doubleday Books
9780385538930 Check Our Catalog

 

The internationally bestselling author of Paris and New York takes on an exhilarating new world with his trademark epic style in China: The Novel

Edward Rutherfurd has enthralled millions of readers with his grand, sweeping historical sagas that tell the history of a famous place over multiple generations. Now, in China: The Novel, Rutherfurd takes …More
 

The Summer of Lost and Found
The Summer of Lost and Found
By Monroe, Mary Alice
2021-05 - Gallery Books
9781982148348 Check Our Catalog

 

One of Bustle's "20 Best Beach Reads of 2021"

One of BookTrib's Most Anticipated Reads of 2021

One of Get Literary's Most Anticipated Reads of 2021

One of Country Living's "30 Can't-Miss Beach Reads for This Summer"

One of Frolic's "25 Best Books of Spring 2021"

"The perfect …More
 

People We Meet on Vacation
People We Meet on Vacation
By Henry, Emily
2021-05 - Berkley Books
9781984806758 Check Our Catalog

 

THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!

Named a Most Anticipated Book of 2021 by Newsweek ∙ Oprah Magazine ∙ The Skimm  Marie Claire  Parade ∙ The Wall Street Journal  Chicago Tribune  …More
 

A Special Place for Women
A Special Place for Women
By Hankin, Laura
2021-05 - Berkley Books
9781984806260 Check Our Catalog

 

SOON TO BE A TELEVISION SERIES

"One of the smartest, sharpest, and funniest books I've read in years... Some books are meant to be devoured--this one does the devouring."--Emily Henry, author of Beach Read

One of Summer 2021's Most Anticipated Novels

Good Morning America, CosmopolitanGood HousekeepingReal Simple, theSkimm, E! …More
 

While Justice Sleeps: A Novel
While Justice Sleeps: A Novel
By Abrams, Stacey
2021-05 - Doubleday Books
9780385546577 Check Our Catalog

 

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER - From celebrated national leader and bestselling author Stacey Abrams, a gripping thriller set within the halls of the U.S. Supreme Court--where a young law clerk finds herself embroiled in a shocking mystery plotted by one of the most preeminent judges in America.

Abrams follows in Dan Brown's footprint with this …More
 

Just Last Night
Just Last Night
By McFarlane, Mhairi
2021-05 - William Morrow & Company
9780063036857 Check Our Catalog

 

 

I cannot remember the last book I loved as much... a luminous, heart-achingly beautiful love letter to friendship. Knockout -- Josie Silver, New York Times bestselling author

International bestseller Mhairi McFarlane explores lifelong friendships, long-buried secrets, and unexpected love in a heartfelt, emotional new novel, perfect for fans of Evvie …More
 

The Most Beautiful Girl in Cuba
The Most Beautiful Girl in Cuba
By Cleeton, Chanel
2021-05 - Berkley Books
9780593098875 Check Our Catalog

4th book in Cuba saga

Named one of 2021's Most Anticipated Historical Novels and Best Beach Reads by Entertainment Weekly ∙ Oprah Magazine ∙ Travel + Leisure ∙ BuzzFeed ∙ PopSugar ∙ Bustle ∙ SheReads ∙ Brit + Co and more!

"An exciting and inspiring read that shows us how womanhood, courage and …More
 

The Secret Bridesmaid
The Secret Bridesmaid
By Birchall, Katy
2021-05 - St. Martin's Griffin
9781250817747 Check Our Catalog

 

 

A pure delight. --Bookpage, starred review

Charming, escapist fun. --Katharine McGee, New York Times bestselling author of American Royals

Matrimony meets mayhem in a modern British romcom about a young woman charged with pulling off the biggest aristocratic wedding of the year--and the misadventures that ensue.

Sophie Breeze is a brilliant …More
 

Ariadne
Ariadne
By Saint, Jennifer
2021-05 - Flatiron Books
9781250773586 Check Our Catalog

 

 

A mesmerizing debut novel for fans of Madeline Miller's Circe.

Ariadne, Princess of Crete, grows up greeting the dawn from her beautiful dancing floor and listening to her nursemaid's stories of gods and heroes. But beneath her golden palace echo the ever-present hoofbeats of her brother, the Minotaur, a monster who demands blood sacrifice.

When Theseus, Prince of Athens, …More
 

Olympus Texas
Olympus Texas
By Swann, Stacey
2021-05 - Doubleday Books
9780385545211 Check Our Catalog

 

*A GOOD MORNING AMERICA Book Club Pick!*

The Iliad meets Friday Night Lights in this muscular, captivating debut. --Oprah Daily

Wildly entertaining. --Richard Russo, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Empire Falls

A bighearted debut with technicolor characters, plenty of Texas swagger, and a powder keg of a plot in …More
 

Secrets of Happiness
Secrets of Happiness
By Silber, Joan
2021-05 - Counterpoint LLC
9781640094451 Check Our Catalog

 

When a man discovers his father in New York has long had another, secret, family--a wife and two kids--the interlocking fates of both families lead to surprise loyalties, love triangles, and a reservoir of inner strength in this expansive and elegantly crafted novel (Fresh Air, NPR).

Rich with the complexities of life . . . the stories create a world made fully dimensional through …More
 

Sorrowland
Sorrowland
By Solomon, Rivers
2021-05 - MCD
9780374266776 Check Our Catalog

 

 

A triumphant, genre-bending breakout novel from one of the boldest new voices in contemporary fiction

Vern--seven months pregnant and desperate to escape the strict religious compound where she was raised--flees for the shelter of the woods. There, she gives birth to twins, and plans to raise them far from the influence of the outside world.

But even in the forest, Vern is a …More
 

The Last Thing He Told Me
The Last Thing He Told Me
By Dave, Laura
2021-05 - Simon & Schuster
9781501171345 Check Our Catalog

 

Instant #1 New York Times bestseller

Now a Reese Witherspoon Book Club Selection!

A gripping mystery about a woman who thinks she's found the love of her life--until he disappears.

Before Owen Michaels disappears, he smuggles a note to his beloved wife of one year: Protect her. Despite her confusion and fear, Hannah Hall knows exactly to whom …More
 

The Last Green Valley
The Last Green Valley
By Sullivan, Mark
2021-05 - Lake Union Publishing
9781503958760 Check Our Catalog

 

 

"Mark Sullivan has done it again The Last Green Valley is a compelling and inspiring story of heroism and courage in the dark days at the end of World War II." --Kristin Hannah, #1 New York Times bestselling author

From the author of the #1 bestseller Beneath a Scarlet Sky comes a new historical novel inspired by one family's incredible story of daring, …More
 

Great Circle
Great Circle
By Shipstead, Maggie
2021-05 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780525656975 Check Our Catalog

 

"Relentlessly exciting . . . My top recommendation for this summer." --Ron Charles, The Washington Post

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER - A TODAY SHOW #ReadWithJenna BOOK CLUB PICK The unforgettable story of a daredevil female aviator determined to chart her own course in life, at any cost--Great Circle "soars and dips with dizzying flair …More
 

The Girl in His Shadow
The Girl in His Shadow
By Blake, Audrey
2021-05 - Sourcebooks Landmark
9781728228723 Check Our Catalog

 

 

With its strong woman protagonist and authentic period detail, this is the best kind of historical fiction.--Library Journal

An exquisitely detailed journey through the harrowing field of medicine in mid-19th century London.--Tracey Enerson Wood, USA Today bestselling author of The Engineer's Wife and The War …More
 

The Woman with the Blue Star
The Woman with the Blue Star
By Jenoff, Pam
2021-05 - Park Row
9780778311546 Check Our Catalog

 

"An emotional novel that you will never forget." --Lisa Scottoline, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Eternal

From the author of The Lost Girls of Paris comes a riveting tale of courage and unlikely friendship during World War II -- Now a New York Times bestsller!

…More
 

Hour of the Witch
Hour of the Witch
By Bohjalian, Chris
2021-05 - Doubleday Books
9780385542432 Check Our Catalog

 

NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER - "Absolutely riveting historical fiction that reads like the most page-turning of thrillers." --Lisa Scottoline, bestselling author of Eternal

One of the Washington Post's 20 Books to Read This Summer - A Real Simple Best New Book

A young Puritan woman--faithful, resourceful, but afraid of the …More
 

The Girl with Stars in Her Eyes
The Girl with Stars in Her Eyes
By Axelrod, Xio
2021-05 - Sourcebooks Casablanca
9781492698760 Check Our Catalog

1st book in Lillys series

 

* MOST ANTICIPATED: Buzzfeed, Goodreads, Country Living, Bookish, Frolic, and more! *

A Star is Born meets Daisy Jones and the Six by way of Colleen Hoover in this unique story following an all-female band on the brink of breaking out. This diverse cast of characters play hard and love harder...no matter the ultimate price.

…More
 

The Newcomer: A Novel
The Newcomer: A Novel
By Andrews, Mary Kay
2021-05 - St. Martin's Press
9781250256966 Check Our Catalog

 

 

Mary Kay Andrews, the New York Times bestselling author and Queen of the Beach Reads delivers her next page-turner for the summer with The Newcomer.

In trouble and on the run...

After she discovers her sister Tanya dead on the floor of her fashionable New York City townhouse, Letty Carnahan is certain she knows who did it: Tanya's ex; sleazy real estate …More
 

Tiny Tales: Stories of Romance, Ambition, Kindness, and Happiness
Tiny Tales: Stories of Romance, Ambition, Kindness, and Happiness
By Smith, Alexander McCall
Illustrator McIntosh, Iain
2021-05 - Pantheon Books
9780593316009 Check Our Catalog

 

It is often said that the best things in life come in small packages; anyone in search of proof need look no further than the stories in this collection: brief, utterly engaging tales that offer lasting surprise and delight.

In Tiny Tales, Alexander McCall Smith explores romance, ambition, kindness, and happiness in thirty short stories accompanied by thirty witty cartoons designed by …More
 

Whereabouts
Whereabouts
By Lahiri, Jhumpa
2021-04 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780593318317 Check Our Catalog

 

A NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER

A marvelous new novel from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Lowland and Interpreter of Maladies--her first in nearly a decade--about a woman questioning her place in the world, wavering between stasis and movement, between the need to belong and the refusal to form lasting ties.

A Most Anticipated Novel of 2021 from …More
 

Public Enemy #1
Public Enemy #1
By Swinson, Kiki
2021-04 - Dafina Books
9781496729767 Check Our Catalog

 

National bestselling author Kiki Swinson amps up the action and suspense with unpredictable characters, breakneck twists, and a gut-punch portrait of Southern surviving--and dying. Now the odds are straight-up killer when a private eye gets in way over her head...

Too much to prove...

A former journalist with a knack for unraveling dirty secrets, Khlo Mercer …More
 

The Earl, a Girl, and a Toddler
The Earl, a Girl, and a Toddler
By Riley, Vanessa
2021-04 - Zebra
9781420152258 Check Our Catalog

2nd book in Rogues and remarkable women series

An OMag.com & Bibliolifestyle Most Anticipated Romance of 2021

PopSugar Best Romance of April

Publishers Weekly Top 10 Romance of Spring 2021

A witty and moving story from the acclaimed author of A Duke, the Lady, and a Baby, about the lengths to which a woman …More
 

Folklorn
Folklorn
By Hur, Angela Mi Young
2021-04 - Erewhon
9781645660163 Check Our Catalog

 

A genre-defying, continents-spanning saga of Korean myth, scientific discovery, and the abiding love that binds even the most broken of families.

Elsa Park is a particle physicist at the top of her game, stationed at a neutrino observatory in the Antarctic, confident she's put enough distance between her ambitions and the family ghosts she's run from all her life. But it isn't long …More
 

Under the Southern Sky
Under the Southern Sky
By Harvey, Kristy Woodson
2021-04 - Gallery Books
9781982117726 Check Our Catalog

 

THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

One of Country Living's 20 New Books You Don't Want to Miss This Spring

One of Bookstr's 8 Most Anticipated Reads of 2021

One of Frolic's 12 Most Anticipated Books of 2021

One of BookTrib's Most-Anticipated Reads of 2021

One of Brit + …More
 

Margreete's Harbor
Margreete's Harbor
By Morse, Eleanor
2021-04 - St. Martin's Press
9781250271549 Check Our Catalog

 

 

A literary novel set on the coast of Maine during the 1960s, tracing the life of a family and its matriarch as they negotiate sharing a home.

Eleanor Morse's Margreete's Harbor begins with a fire: a fiercely-independent, thrice-widowed woman living on her own in a rambling house near the Maine coast forgets a hot pan on the stovetop, and nearly burns her …More
 

Twice Shy
Twice Shy
By Hogle, Sarah
2021-04 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780593085530 Check Our Catalog

 

Can you find real love when you've always got your head in the clouds?

Maybell Parish has always been a dreamer and a hopeless romantic. But living in her own world has long been preferable to dealing with the disappointments of real life. So when Maybell inherits a charming house in the Smokies from her Great-Aunt Violet, she seizes the opportunity to make a fresh start.

Yet when …More
 

The Final Revival of Opal & Nev
The Final Revival of Opal & Nev
By Walton, Dawnie
2021-03 - 37 Ink
9781982140168 Check Our Catalog

 

*** A GOOD MORNING AMERICA BUZZ PICK ***

An electrifying novel about the meteoric rise of an iconic interracial rock duo in the 1970s, their sensational breakup, and the dark secrets unearthed when they try to reunite decades later for one last tour.

"Feels truer and more mesmerizing than some true stories. It's a packed time capsule that doubles as a stick of dynamite." …More
 

Foregone
Foregone
By Banks, Russell
2021-03 - Ecco Press
9780063036758 Check Our Catalog

 

 

A searing novel about memory, abandonment, and betrayal from the acclaimed and bestselling Russell Banks

At the center of Foregone is famed Canadian American leftist documentary filmmaker Leonard Fife, one of sixty thousand draft evaders and deserters who fled to Canada to avoid serving in Vietnam. Fife, now in his late seventies, is dying of cancer in …More
 

The Hemingway Stories: As Featured in the Film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick on PBS
The Hemingway Stories: As Featured in the Film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick on PBS
By Hemingway, Ernest
Introduction by Wolff, Tobias
2021-03 - Scribner Book Company
9781982179465 Check Our Catalog

 

A new collection showcasing the best of Ernest Hemingway's short stories including his well-known classics, as featured in the magnificent three-part, six-hour PBS documentary by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick--introduced by award-winning author Tobias Wolff.

Ernest Hemingway, a literary icon and considered one of the greatest American writers of all time, is the subject of a major …More
 

Windhall
Windhall
By Barry, Ava
2021-03 - Pegasus Crime
9781643136264 Check Our Catalog

 

A stunning literary thriller in which an investigative journalist in modern Los Angeles attempts to solve the Golden Age murder of a Hollywood starlet.

1940s Hollywood was an era of decadence and director Theodore Langley was its king. Paired with Eleanor Hayes as his lead actress, Theo ruled the Golden Age of Hollywood. That ended when Eleanor's mangled body was discovered in Theo's rose …More
 

Bina: A Novel in Warnings
Bina: A Novel in Warnings
By Schofield, Anakana
2021-02 - New York Review of Books
9781681375496 Check Our Catalog

 

A provocative, feminist novel about a woman who persists in spite of the violence, injustice, and oppression that fills her world.

Bina is a woman who's had enough and isn't afraid to say so. "I'm here to warn you, not reassure you," she announces at the book's outset. In a series of taut, urgent missives she attempts to set the record of her life straight, and in doing so, to be useful …More
 

The Low Desert: Gangster Stories
The Low Desert: Gangster Stories
By Goldberg, Tod
2021-02 - Counterpoint LLC
9781640093362 Check Our Catalog

 

Raymond Carver meets Elmore Leonard in this extraordinary collection of contemporary crime writing set in the critically acclaimed Gangsterland universe, a series called gloriously original by The New York Times Book Review.

With gimlet-eyed cool and razor-sharp wit, these spare, stylish stories from a master of modern crime fiction assemble a world of gangsters and con …More
 

'til I Want No More
'til I Want No More
By Pearson, Robin W.
2021-02 - Tyndale House Publishers
9781496450579 Check Our Catalog

 

"Pearson delivers a poignant debut that explores the faith of one African American family. . . . The writing is strong, and the story is engaging, and readers will be pleased to discover a new voice in Southern inspirational fiction." --Booklist

When the man she loved years ago returns to town, one young woman's complicated past rises again, threatening to expose her …More
 

The Conjure-Man Dies: A Harlem Mystery: The First Ever African-American Crime Novel (Detective Club Crime Classics)
The Conjure-Man Dies: A Harlem Mystery: The First Ever African-American Crime Novel (Detective Club Crime Classics)
By Fisher, Rudolph
Introduction by Ellin, Stanley
2021-01 - Collins Crime Club
9780008216474 Check Our Catalog

 

 

One of Buzzfeed's Most Anticipated Books of 2021.

"This trailblazing work of fiction is notable for its depiction of Harlem's African American society and culture in the 1930s" -Bookpage

When the body of N'Gana Frimbo, the African conjure-man, is discovered in his consultation room, Perry Dart, one of Harlem's ten Black police detectives, is called in …More