A DELICATE TOUCH by Stuart Woods

A DELICATE TOUCH by Stuart Woods

January 18, 2019

The 48th book in Stuart Woods’ long-running Stone Barrington series will debut on the New York Times Bestseller list for the week of January 20, 2019. The book will be number 5 on the Combined Print & E-Book Fiction list and number 9 on the Hardcover Fiction list. G.P. Putnam’s Sons published the book on December 31, 2018.

WELL-READ BLACK GIRL by Glory Edim

WELL-READ BLACK GIRL by Glory Edim

January 18, 2019

Glory Edim appeared on PBS NewsHour where she talked with Jeffrey Brown about WELL-READ BLACK GIRL, her book club, and creating community through books in the age of social media. Ballantine published the book on October 30, 2018.

WHAT MY MOTHER AND I DON’T TALK ABOUT by Michele Filgate

WHAT MY MOTHER AND I DON’T TALK ABOUT by Michele Filgate

January 18, 2019

The Millions, Bustle, and The Rumpus have selected WHAT MY MOTHER AND I DON’T TALK ABOUT as a most anticipated book of 2019. The Rumpus calls the anthology “an intimate, therapeutic, and universally resonant look at our relationships with our mothers.” Simon & Schuster will publish the book on April 30, 2019.

THOSE WHO KNEW by Idra Novey

THOSE WHO KNEW by Idra Novey

January 18, 2019

“A classic murder-mystery trope ignites this clever, sometimes chilling novel,” The New Yorker writes of Idra Novey’s THOSE WHO KNEW in last week’s issue. Novey’s second book, they write, “feels hyper-relevant in a landscape shaped by the #MeToo movement. Its core questions resound: Will there be a reckoning with the misogyny of powerful men? Can their victims overthrow not just individuals but the system that upholds them?” Viking published the book on November 6, 2018.

THERE WILL BE NO MIRACLES HERE by Casey Gerald

THERE WILL BE NO MIRACLES HERE by Casey Gerald

January 18, 2019

The Guardian interviewed Casey Gerald about his acclaimed memoir THERE WILL BE NO MIRACLES HERE. Riverhead published the book on October 2, 2018.

LESS by Andrew Sean Greer

LESS by Andrew Sean Greer

January 11, 2019

The Today show named Andrew Sean Greer’s Pulitzer Prize winning novel as one of “6 Books to add to your 2019 Reading List.” Little Brown published the book on July 18, 2017.

WE CAST A SHADOW by Maurice Carlos Ruffin

WE CAST A SHADOW by Maurice Carlos Ruffin

January 11, 2019

Vulture, The Millions, the AV Club, and the Los Angeles Times have named WE CAST A SHADOW as one of the most anticipated books of 2019. One World will publish the book on January 29, 2019.

RIDDANCE by Shelley Jackson

RIDDANCE by Shelley Jackson

January 11, 2019

Shelley Jackson’s RIDDANCE has been Longlisted for the Believer Book Award in Fiction. Black Balloon Publishing published the book on October 16, 2018.

AWAYLAND by Ramona Ausubel

AWAYLAND by Ramona Ausubel

January 11, 2019

The San Francisco Chronicle has selected Ramona Ausubel’s AWAYLAND as one of the Best Books of the 2018, stating “following her last, lovely novel (“Sons and Daughters of Ease and Plenty”) comes Ausubel’s assemblage of quasi-magical yet bewilderingly plausible tales.” Riverhead published the book on March 6, 2018.

A WONDERFUL STROKE OF LUCK by Ann Beattie

A WONDERFUL STROKE OF LUCK by Ann Beattie

January 11, 2019

Vulture named Ann Beattie’s latest novel as one of the “37 Books We Can’t Wait to Read in 2019.” Viking will publish the book on April 2, 2019.