This dizzying literary page- turner ingeniously blends crime, fantasy, sci-fi, and thriller as it plumbs the mysteries surrounding a Paris- New York flight.
- Laura and Alice
Wish You Were Here
This is a deeply moving novel about the resilience of the human spirit in a moment of crisis.
What To Do When Someone Dies
I found this totally absorbing and got carried away with Ellie's proactive stance after the death of her husband and her efforts to clear his name.
A modern family saga written in gorgeous prose. An epic drama that unfurls against the unrelenting march of national history, sure to please current fans and attract many new ones.
Wish You Were Here
Diana finds herself examining her relationships, her choices, and herself-and wondering if when she goes home, she too will have evolved into someone completely different
Gumption: Relighting the Torch of Freedom with America's Gutsiest Troublemakers
This pays tribute to inspiring mischief makers, from George Washington to Willie Nelson, while expounding on such topics as religion, handcrafting and meat.
Leave the World Behind
A suspenseful and provocative novel keenly attuned to the complexities of parenthood, race, and class.
Lessons in Chemistry
The hilarious, idiosyncratic and uplifting story of a female scientist whose career is constantly derailed by the idea that a woman's place is in the home.
End of the World House
This delivers an apocalyptic mindset without sinking too deeply into despair. It’s a book that offers a deep look into coping with loss, endings, and change.
Life Without Children: Stories
These ten beautifully moving short stories paint a collective portrait of our strange times.
American Birds: A Literary Companion
This landmark anthology is a one-of-a-kind field guide to the American literary imagination. Americans have always been fascinated by birds and have captured them in this landmark anthology.
Psalm for the Wild Built
This book asks: in a world where people have what they want, does having more matter?
The Thursday Murder Club: A Novel
These friends might be septuagenarians, but they are cleverer than most. Can our unorthodox but brilliant gang catch the killer before its too late?
Sea of Tranquility: A Novel
From Vancouver Island in 1912 to a dark colony on the moon three hundred years later, unfurling a story of humanity across centuries and space.
Portrait of a Thief
A lush, lyrical heist novel inspired by the true story of Chinese art vanishing from Western museums, about diaspora, the colonization of art, and the complexity of the Chinese American identity.
These scenes from Steinbeck Country seen so intimately from within are full of humor, family drama, and a sweet frankness about serious matters - who belongs to America and how are they treated?
On Girlhood: 15 Stories From the Well-Read Black Girl Library
This anthology celebrates stories by prominent authors, a canonical work centering around the voices of young Black characters as they contend with innocence, belonging, love, and self-discovery.
This explores what it means to be the same as everyone else and yet entirely different--and reveals that all mysteries can be solved through connection to the human heart.
The Lincoln Highway
A journey of the heart with these characters, looking for “fresh starts “, each of them discovering who they are, how they fit into this world, each one having been abandoned in one way or another.
Olga Dies Dreaming
This a story that examines political corruption, familial strife and the very notion of the American dream-all while asking what it really means to weather a storm.
Wild Pork and Watercress
Aunt Bella dies and Social Welfare threatens to put him into care, the overweight Maori boy and Uncle Hector flee into the remote and rugged Ureweras. A bond of trust and love blossoms between them.
Strange Beasts of China
An amateur cryptozoologist is tasked with uncovering the stories of its fabled beasts, which draws her deep within a mystery that threatens her very sense of self.
The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue
A young woman makes a Faustian bargain to live forever and is cursed to be forgotten by everyone she meets. Thus begins a dazzling adventure that will play out across centuries and continents.
Once Upon a Wardrobe
This is a delightful story, about the love between siblings and you find wonder in the natural world, castles and in between the pages of a book.
Hell Of a Book: A Novel
An examination of art, fame, family and being Black in America this is playful, insightful and deeply moving, all at the same time. A highly original, inspired work that breaks new ground.
Kitchens of the great Midwest: A novel
This is an unexpected mother-daughter story about the bittersweet nature of life--its missed opportunities and its joyful surprises.
The Book of Magic
A spellbinding and enchanting final Owens novel brimming with lyric beauty and vivid characters.
I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter
Perfect Mexican daughters do not go away to college. And they do not move out of their parents’ house after high school graduation. Perfect Mexican daughters never abandon their family.
- Gloria and Domi