Kirkus Reviews

Best Debut Novels of 2017


MY ABSOLUTE DARLING by Gabriel Tallent
Riverhead / Aug. 29th, 2017 / 978-0-7352-1117-9
THE RESURRECTION OF JOAN ASHBY by Cherise Wolas
Flatiron Books / Aug. 29th, 2017 / 978-1-250-08143-8
TEMPORARY PEOPLE by Deepak Unnikrishnan
Restless Books / March 14th, 2017 / 978-1-63206-142-3
LIVE FROM CAIRO by Ian Bassingthwaighte
Scribner / July 11th, 2017 / 978-1-5011-4687-9
THE FLOATING WORLD by C. Morgan Babst
Algonquin / Oct. 17th, 2017 / 978-1-61620-528-7
STANDARD DEVIATION by Katherine Heiny
Knopf / May 27th, 2017 / 978-0-385-35381-6
MARLENA by Julie Buntin
Henry Holt / April 4th, 2017 / 978-1-62779-764-1
EVERYTHING BELONGS TO US by
Random House / Feb. 28th, 2017 / 978-0-8129-9854-2
WHAT WE LOSE by Zinzi Clemmons
Viking / July 11th, 2017 / 978-0-7352-2171-0
RABBIT CAKE by
Tin House / March 7th, 2017 / 978-1-941040-56-0
THE TALENTED RIBKINS by
Melville House / Aug. 8th, 2017 / 978-1-61219-636-7
GOLDEN HILL by
Scribner / June 27th, 2017 / 978-1-5011-6387-6