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Glass Town

A creative reimagining of the Bronte sisters, weaving historically attested and new episodes to produce this charming…

The Last Emperox

The collapse of The Flow, the interstellar pathway between the planets of the Interdependency, has accelerated. Entire…

Me and White Supremacy

This new edition teaches readers how to dismantle the privilege within themselves so that they can stop (often…

Interior Chinatown

A deeply personal novel about race, pop culture, assimilation and escaping the roles we are often forced to play.

The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires

Steel Magnolias meets Dracula in this '90s-set horror novel about a women's book club that must do…

Here for It

Culture writer and playwright Thomas humorously explores the intersectionality of his identity and his struggle to find…

Legendary Children

A definitive deep-dive into queer history and culture with hit reality show RuPaul's Drag Race as a touchstone…

So We Can Glow

Forty-two short stories exposing the glossy and matte hearts of girls and women in moments of obsessive desire and…

Followers

Followers traces the paths of Orla, Floss and Marlow as they wind through time toward each other, and toward a…

The Mountains Sing

A multigenerational tale of the Tran family, set against the backdrop of the Vietnam War.

The Mirror & the Light

Mantel traces the final years of Thomas Cromwell, the boy from nowhere who climbs to the heights of power, offering a…

Oona Out of Order

Hopping through decades, and a lifetime Oona Out of Order is a surprising, magical novel that explores the power…

Apeirogon

Bassam Aramin is Palestinian. Rami Elhanan is Israeli. Worlds shift irreparably when ten-year-old Abir is killed by a…

A Longer Fall

In this second thrilling installment of the Gunnie Rose series, Lizbeth Rose is hired onto a new crew for a seemingly…

House of Earth and Blood

Half-Fae, half-human Bryce Quinlan loves her life. By day, she works for an antiquities dealer, selling barely legal…

The House in the Cerulean Sea

A magical island. A dangerous task. A burning secret. Linus Baker leads a quiet, solitary life. At forty, he lives in a…

The City We Became

New York Times bestselling author N.K. Jemisin crafts her most incredible novel yet, a story of culture, identity, magic…

Mbs

A behind-the-scenes portrait of the rise of Saudi Arabia's secretive and mercurial new ruler Mohammed bin Salman.

Spirit Run

The son of working-class Mexican immigrants flees a life of labor in fruit-packing plants to run in a Native American…

The Velvet Rope Economy

A gripping investigation of how a virtual velvet rope divides Americans in every arena of life, creating a friction-free…

The Future We Choose

Figueres and Rivett-Carnac tackle arguably the most urgent  challenge humankind has ever faced: climate change. 

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