THE GIRL WHO NEVER READ NOAM CHOMSKY by Jana Casale
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 17, 2018

"So much fun, so smart, and ultimately profound and beautiful."
The interior life of a millennial Everywoman as she matures over the decades. Read full book review >
AMERICA IS NOT THE HEART by Elaine Castillo
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 3, 2018

"Beautifully written, emotionally complex, and deeply moving, Castillo's novel reminds us both that stories may be all we have to save us and also that this may never be enough."
Castillo's debut novel presents a portrait of the Filipino diaspora, told through the lens of a single family. Read full book review >

BROTHER by David Chariandy
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 31, 2018

"An important, riveting novel about dreams, families, and the systems holding them back."
A novel about the indignities, frustrations, and joy found in a Toronto public housing complex. Read full book review >
THE LAST CRUISE by Kate Christensen
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 10, 2018

"An entertaining mashup of Ship of Fools and Titanic."
Christensen (How to Cook a Moose, 2015, etc.) chronicles the intersecting human tragicomedies above- and belowdeck during a luxury liner's farewell Hawaiian cruise. Read full book review >
A PRINCESS IN THEORY by Alyssa Cole
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 27, 2018

"A delightful and sexy take on love between a suave African prince and a nerdy epidemiology student."
Cole makes her Avon debut with a romance that draws on familiar genre tropes only to upend them. Read full book review >

HALSEY STREET by Naima  Coster
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 1, 2018

"Absorbing and alive, the kind of novel that swallows you whole."
A quiet gut-punch of a debut, Coster's novel is a family saga set against the landscape of gentrifying Brooklyn. Read full book review >
THE BOOK OF HIDDEN THINGS by Francesco Dimitri
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 3, 2018

"A deeply felt look at the idea of home, clothed as a popcornworthy page-turner."
Three men investigate the increasingly strange circumstances surrounding their old friend's disappearance from a small Italian town. Read full book review >
VITA NOSTRA by Sergiy  Dyachenko
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 13, 2018

"Although it fits squarely in the popular school-for-magicians genre, this dark, ambitious, and intellectually strenuous novel will feel like a fresh revelation to fantasy readers glutted with Western wish-fulfillment narratives."
Punishingly intense academic pressure transforms a university student into a transcendent being in this harrowing fantasy novel by a married Ukrainian couple, the first in a trilogy. Read full book review >