THE GIRL IN THE TOWER by Katherine Arden

THE GIRL IN THE TOWER by Katherine Arden

September 14, 2017

The sequel to THE BEAR AND THE NIGHTINGALE, THE GIRL IN THE TOWER has received starred reviews from Publishers Weekly and Booklist. Publishers Weekly raved “Vasya is a remarkable heroine, strong of will and sharp of mind, and her stark realization that her desire for freedom may have consequences for those she loves adds a layer to this sensual, beautifully written, and emotionally stirring fantasy. Fairy tales don’t get better than this…”

LESS by Andrew Sean Greer

LESS by Andrew Sean Greer

August 7, 2017

The latest novel by Andrew Sean Greer received a rave Front cover review in the New York Times Book Review. The reviewer, Christopher Buckley, calls it “the funniest, smartest and most humane novel I’ve read since Tom Rachman’s 2010 debut, “The Imperfectionists.”’ And says that “Less” is excellent company. It’s no less than bedazzling, bewitching and be-wonderful.” The author was also interviewed on the New York Times Book Review podcast. Little Brown published the book on July 18, 2017.

SPACEMAN OF BOHEMIA by Jaroslav Kalfar

SPACEMAN OF BOHEMIA by Jaroslav Kalfar

August 7, 2017

Jaroslav Kalfar’s SPACEMAN OF BOHEMIA was reviewed in The Times Literary Supplement, which calls it “dizzyingly inventive, alternately lyrical, earthy, silly and sad.” Little, Brown published SPACEMAN OF BOHEMIA on March 7, 2017…

A HUNDRED BILLION TRILLION STARS by Seth Fishman, illustrated by Isabel Greenber

A HUNDRED BILLION TRILLION STARS by Seth Fishman, illustrated by Isabel Greenberg

August 7, 2017

Publishers Weekly reviewed the children’s book, calling it “a book that encourages readers to observe the world with wonder and curiosity.” School Library Journal also reviewed, whose verdict was “an imagination stretcher for younger audiences who enjoy marveling at mind-bending numbers.” Greenwillow books will publish the picture book on September 12, 2017….

PARTY GIRLS DIE IN PEARLS by Plum Sykes

PARTY GIRLS DIE IN PEARLS by Plum Sykes

July 21, 2017

Perfect for summer reading, this Oxford Girl Mystery has been hailed by Vogue as, “A rollicking murder mystery… . a wildly entertaining romp… . Laugh? I died.” Harper published the hardcover May 9, 2017.

THE DARK DARK by Samantha Hunt

THE DARK DARK by Samantha Hunt

July 21, 2017

Samantha Hunt’s collection of stories THE DARK DARK received a positive review from NPR Books. The reviewer Carmen Maria Machado says “Like the best short story collections, THE DARK DARK chews on some delicious, evergreen themes in extraordinary ways.” She also says that Hunt is “at her best when her stories seem to almost get away from her, crescendoing into feverish, manic beauty. Horror and strangeness are her allies.” FSG Original published the book on July 18, 2017.

THE DUCHESS by Danielle Steel

THE DUCHESS by Danielle Steel

July 18, 2017

The latest novel by Danielle Steel has debuted on the New York Times Bestseller list for the week ending of July 16th. It debuted at number 4 on both the combined Print & E-book fiction bestseller lists. Delacorte Press published the book on June 27, 2017.

SPACEMAN OF BOHEMIA by Jaroslav Kalfar

SPACEMAN OF BOHEMIA by Jaroslav Kalfar

July 18, 2017

Jaroslav Kalfar’s SPACEMAN OF BOHEMIA receives a wonderful review from Michael Tate at Los Angeles of Books, who writes, “Jaroslav Kalfar’s outstanding debut novel Spaceman of Bohemia is simultaneously shocking, terrifying, wondrous, funny, and beguiling.”

THE AGE OF PERPETUAL LIGHT by Josh Weil

THE AGE OF PERPETUAL LIGHT by Josh Weil

July 18, 2017

In a starred Kirkus review, Josh Weil’s upcoming debut collection was lauded as “a rich, often dazzling collection of short stories linked by themes while ranging widely in style from Babel-like fables to gritty noir and sci-fi.” Grove, Atlantic will publish the book on September 12, 2017.

MIDNIGHT AT THE BRIGHT IDEAS BOOKSTORE by Matthew Sullivan

MIDNIGHT AT THE BRIGHT IDEAS BOOKSTORE by Matthew Sullivan

June 26, 2017

The New York Times reviewed MIDNIGHT AT THE BRIGHT IDEAS BOOKSTORE, saying, “I couldn’t resist Matthew Sullivan’s MIDNIGHT AT THE BRIGHT IDEAS BOOKSTORE, an appealing first novel … The oddball characters and layered plot make this puzzle mystery both charming and challenging.”