DARK AT THE CROSSING by Elliot Ackerman

DARK AT THE CROSSING by Elliot Ackerman

January 5, 2018

Elliot Ackerman’s DARK AT THE CROSSING was selected as an NPR Great Read of 2017, with Quil Lawrence writing, ‘It’s a great read and timely.” Knopf published DARK AT THE CROSSING, his latest novel, on January 24.

STEPHEN FLORIDA by Gabe Habash

STEPHEN FLORIDA by Gabe Habash

January 5, 2018

Habash’s debut STEPHEN FLORIDA was selected as an NPR Great Read of 2017, with critic Michael Schaub lauding it as “brilliant debut novel.” Coffee House Press published the book June 6.

THE DARK DARK by Samantha Hunt

THE DARK DARK by Samantha Hunt

January 5, 2018

“Like the best short story collections, The Dark Dark chews on some delicious, evergreen themes in extraordinary ways” writes Carmen Maria Machado of Samantha Hunt’s THE DARK DARK, an NPR Great Read of 2017 selection. Farrar, Straus & Giroux published the book on July 18, 2017.

300 ARGUMENTS by Sarah Manguso

300 ARGUMENTS by Sarah Manguso

January 5, 2018

“The whole conceit of the book is so original that you’ll enjoy the thrill of its sharp turns as it steers you through the unexpected territory each of the 300 Arguments brings up,” writes Meghan Keane for NPR of 300 ARGUMENTS, which has been selected as an NPR Great Read of 2017. Graywolf published the book February 7, 2016.

THE LAST KID LEFT by Rosecrans Baldwin

THE LAST KID LEFT by Rosecrans Baldwin

January 5, 2018

Rosecrans Baldwin’s THE LAST KID LEFT is an NPR Great Read of 2017, “a witch-hunt story for our age of witch hunts.” MCD, Sean McDonald’s new imprint at FSG, published the book June 6, 2017.

GOODBYE, VITAMIN by Rachel Khong

GOODBYE, VITAMIN by Rachel Khong

December 14, 2017

Rachel Khong’s debut novel GOODBYE, VITAMIN is one of Buzzfeed’s 24 Best Fiction Books of the year, as well as one of Nylon’s Best Fiction Books of 2017. Henry Holt published GOODBYE, VITAMIN on July 11, 2017.

MEDITATION FOR FIDGETY SKEPTICS By Dan Harris and Jeff Warren with Carlye Adler

MEDITATION FOR FIDGETY SKEPTICS By Dan Harris and Jeff Warren with Carlye Adler

December 14, 2017

What happens when a congenitally sarcastic, type-A journalist and a groovy Canadian mystic embark on an epic road trip into America’s neurotic underbelly, as well as into their own? Find out in this unusual and useful book which promises it will get you to meditate. Minus the pan flutes. Great for fulfilling a New Year’s Resolution. Spiegel & Grau publishes the hardcover December 26. Available now for pre-order.

THE DARK DARK by Samantha Hunt

THE DARK DARK by Samantha Hunt

December 14, 2017

Samantha Hunt’s acclaimed book of stories THE DARK DARK is one of Buzzfeed’s 24 Best Fiction Books of the year, as well as one of Nylon’s Best Fiction Books of 2017. Farrar Straus & Giroux published THE DARK DARK on July 18, 2017.

LARGE ANIMALS by Jess Arndt

LARGE ANIMALS by Jess Arndt

December 14, 2017

Jess Arndt’s short story collection LARGE ANIMALS is one of Buzzfeed’s 24 Best Fiction Books of the year. Catapult published LARGE ANIMALS on May 9, 2017.

THE BEAR AND THE NIGHTINGALE by Katherine Arden

THE BEAR AND THE NIGHTINGALE by Katherine Arden

December 8, 2017

The audio edition of Katherine Arden’s debut fantasy novel by was named the best Fantasy novel of 2017 by Audible. Sam, the editor at Audible in his recommendation says “Listening to the novel is reminiscent of listening to a classic fairy tale… The Bear and the Nightingale offered one of the most captivating journeys for listeners this year.” Del Rey published the book on June 27, 2017. The sequel to the book, THE GIRL IN THE TOWER, was published by Del Rey on December 5, 2017.