SING TO IT by Amy Hempel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 26, 2019

"Hempel's great gift is that her indirection only leads us further inward, toward the place where her characters must finally reckon with themselves."
The first collection in more than a decade from Hempel offers a dizzying array of short fiction held together by the unmistakable textures of her voice. Read full book review >
GET A LIFE, CHLOE BROWN by Talia Hibbert
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 5, 2019

"A revelation. Hilarious, heartfelt, and hot. Hibbert is a major talent."
When computer geek Chloe realizes she has allowed her chronic illness to shrink her world, she creates a list of risky adventures that her building superintendent, a hunky artist, is all too happy to share. Read full book review >

FULL THROTTLE by Joe Hill
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2019

"Miniature masterworks of modern horror proving that life is hard, weird, and always fatal."
The poet laureate of everyday terrors returns with a baker's dozen of deliciously sinister tales. Read full book review >
THE BRIDE TEST by Helen Hoang
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 7, 2019

"A stunning, superior romance."
A young Vietnamese woman seizes an opportunity to travel to America in hopes of finding a husband and a better life. Read full book review >
CALM SEA AND PROSPEROUS VOYAGE by Bette Howland
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 7, 2019

"This achingly beautiful book throbs with life, compassion, warmth, and humor; hums with an undercurrent of existential despair; and creeps into your soul like the slushy-gray-yellow light of a wintry Chicago morning."
A remarkable literary voice rediscovered. Read full book review >

BLACK LEOPARD, RED WOLF by Marlon James
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 5, 2019

"If this first volume is any indication, James' trilogy could become one of the most talked-about and influential adventure epics since George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire was transformed into Game of Thrones."
Wrought with blood, iron, and jolting images, this swords-and-sorcery epic set in a mythical Africa is also part detective story, part quest fable, and part inquiry into the nature of truth, belief, and destiny. Read full book review >
PHANTOMS by Christian Kiefer
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 9, 2019

"It will break your heart, and in the breaking, fill you with bittersweet but luminous joy."
Two families seek to make peace with their past as a young novelist attempts to overcome his war-tossed demons. Read full book review >
MIRACLE CREEK by Angie  Kim
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 16, 2019

"Intricate plotting and courtroom theatrics, combined with moving insight into parenting special needs children and the psychology of immigrants, make this book both a learning experience and a page-turner. Should be huge."
A Byzantine web of lies surrounds a fatal fire at an unusual treatment facility in this taut legal drama. Read full book review >