OUR LITTLE RACKET by Angelica Baker

OUR LITTLE RACKET by Angelica Baker

August 7, 2017

Angelica Baker’s debut novel OUR LITTLE RACKET is one of Refinery29’s favorite books of the year so far. Ecco published OUR LITTLE RACKET on June 20, 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.

SPACEMAN OF BOHEMIA by Jaroslav Kalfar

SPACEMAN OF BOHEMIA by Jaroslav Kalfar

July 21, 2017

SPACEMAN OF BOHEMIA is on the longlist for the 2017 Center for Fiction First Novel Prize. Little Brown & Company published the book on March 7, 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 ADVENTURES OF HONEY AND LEON by Alan Cumming illustrated by Grant Shaffer

THE ADVENTURES OF HONEY AND LEON by Alan Cumming illustrated by Grant Shaffer

July 21, 2017

New this September, from New York Times bestselling author, Alan Cumming- a charming picture book that answers the age old question of what do your dogs do when you’re away. Publisher’s Weekly remarks, “It’s a fun premise, breezily told, and Shaffer’s fluid, pastel-hued watercolors exude a cheery élan,

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.

GOODBYE, VITAMIN by Rachel Khong

GOODBYE, VITAMIN by Rachel Khong

July 18, 2017

Rachel Khong’s GOODBYE, VITAMIN is July’s Book of the Month, as well as one of Amazon’s Best Books of the Month and a Spotlight Pick. The book has earned glowing reviews from NPR, San Francisco Chronicle, Josephine Magazine, and the Gilmore Guide to Books. Vogue interviewed Rachel Khong, whose “wonderful first novel” GOODBYE, VITAMIN “might be the best novel you’ll read this summer.”

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 DARK DARK by Samantha Hunt

THE DARK DARK by Samantha Hunt

July 18, 2017

Jia Tolentino recommended celebrated novelist Samantha Hunt’s upcoming debut THE DARK DARK in the New Yorker’s web feature “What We’re Reading This Summer,” where she writes: “Samantha Hunt’s new collection of short stories… wields such a subtle and alien power that I couldn’t read more than a couple of pieces in a sitting without feeling like some witchy substance was working its way through my blood.” Farrar, Straus & Giroux will publish the book on July 18, 2017.