Please note: All entries with two asterisks (**) appearing after the title represent titles with higher than normal demand.
After Andy: Adventures in Warhol Land
Fraser-Cavassoni, Natasha. Blue Rider Pr (Penguin Random House). 9780399183539. $28.00. 336 Pages.
The author of Vogue on Yves Saint Laurent and former European editor for Harper's Bazaar recounts her formative apprenticeship in Andy Warhol's studio, sharing insider perspectives into the iconic artist's enduring influence on the art world, pop culture, society and fashion. Illustrations. 6" x 9". (biography & autobiography)
America 51: A Probe into the Realities that Are Hiding Inside the Greatest Country in the World
Taylor, Corey. Da Capo Pr (Perseus Bk Group). 9780306825446. $26.00. 256 Pages.
The outspoken hard-rock vocalist from Slipknot and Stone Sour explores what his itinerant youth and worldwide travels with his multi-platinum bands have taught him about what it means to be a true-blue American in an increasingly unstable world. By the best-selling author of Seven Deadly Sins. . (biography & autobiography)
Knausgaard, Karl Ove. Penguin Pr (Penguin Random House). 9780399563300. $27.00. 240 Pages.
A first entry in a planned four-part autobiographical series by the award-winning author of Out of the World is comprised of sensory letters written to his unborn daughter that describe his childhood and daily life with his wife and older children in rural Sweden. Illustrations. 5" x 8". (biography & autobiography)
C.S. 96: My Two Decades As Law Enforcement's Preeminent Confidential Source
C.S. 96. Contributions by Rob Cea. Hachette Books. 9780316315371. $27.00. 320 Pages.
A long-time confidential informant for U.S. law enforcement describes how he came to be in such a position and recounts how he risks his life and family and faces unthinkable dangers while meeting with gang and cartel leaders every night. 50,000 first printing. 6" x 9". (biography & autobiography)
Comfort Food Diaries, The
Nunn, Emily. Atria (Simon & Schuster). 9781451674200. $26.00. 320 Pages.
A former New Yorker editor chronicles her quest to overcome the convergence of the sudden loss of her brother, being dumped by her fiancé and being evicted from her apartment by cooking her way across the country while staying with friends and family. 6" x 9". (biography & autobiography)
Dangerous Animals: A Memoir of Taming My Wild Life
McMillan, Kirstin. Dey Street Books. 9780062389190. $25.99. 224 Pages.
A celebrity dog trainer and daughter of former circus performers describes how her siblings and she were subjected to their animal-trainer father's cruel and domineering personality before she ran away and rediscovered love and connection through her bond with a homeless basset hound. 50,000 first printing. 6" x 9". (biography & autobiography)
Diesel Brothers, The: A Truckin' Awesome Guide to Trucks and Life
Heavy D. & Diesel Dave. Threshold Editions (Gallery Bks). 9781501173158. $25.99. 256 Pages.
Readers will learn the stories behind reality show Diesel Brothers stars' business and personal lives, from the guys’ first meeting, to their early adventures building the monster-truck-building business DieselSellerz, to their successful business venture with Redbeard, Muscle and the rest of the staff and much more. Illustrations. 6" x 9". (biography & autobiography)
Freud: The Making of an Illusion
Crews, Frederick. Metropolitan Bks (Henry Holt). 9781627797177. $40.00. 784 Pages.
A critical assessment of psychoanalysis and the views of its creator draws on previously restricted archives to reveal Sigmund Freud's blunders with patients, his misunderstandings about the psychological controversies of his time and how he advanced his career on the appropriated findings of others. By a National Book Critics Circle Award finalist. Illustrations. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (biography & autobiography)
Hail to the Chin: Further Confessions of a B-Movie Actor
Campbell, Bruce, with Craig Sanborn. Intro by John Hodgman. Thomas Dunne Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250125606. $27.99. 320 Pages.
A raucous follow-up to If Chins Could Kill shares all-new confessions by the actor best known from the Evil Dead movies and the Ash vs. Evil Dead and Burn Notice TV series, covering the past decade of his experiences in acting and on the Wizard World convention circuit. Illustrations. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (biography & autobiography)
Happiness: The Crooked Little Road to Semi-Ever After
Kopp, Heather Harpham. Henry Holt. 9781250131560. $27.00. 320 Pages.
A California girl with wanderlust whose opposites-attract relationship with a homebody writer was significantly compromised by an unplanned pregnancy describes how their baby's serious health disorder prompted the couple to reevaluate their views of family and what they were willing to risk for their child's health. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (biography & autobiography)
Hot One, The: A Memoir of Friendship, Sex, and Murder
Murnick, Carolyn. Simon & Schuster. 9781451625813. $26.00. 256 Pages.
A New York magazine online editor recounts how after diverging from her increasingly precocious childhood best friend, she was compelled to investigate her friend's party lifestyle and shocking murder, possibly by an alleged serial killer now facing trial. 6" x 9". (biography & autobiography)
I'll Have What She's Having: How Nora Ephron's Three Iconic Films Saved the Romantic Comedy
Carlson, Erin. Hachette Books. 9780316353885. $27.00. 352 Pages.
A backstage assessment of the making of Nora Ephron's revered trilogy, When Harry Met Sally, You've Got Mail and Sleepless in Seattle, shares an intimate portrait of the writer's life and her enduring influence on a generation of Hollywood women. 35,000 first printing. . (biography & autobiography)
It's Not Yet Dark: A Memoir
Fitzmaurice, Simon. Houghton Mifflin. 9781328916716. $23.00. 176 Pages.
A young filmmaker, and father of five, diagnosed with ALS discusses his decision to stay alive against all odds. 50,000 first printing. 5" x 7 1/2". (biography & autobiography)
Life in Code: A Personal History of Technology
Ullman, Ellen. McD (Farrar, Straus & Giroux). 9780374534516. $26.00. 320 Pages.
The award-winning author of Close to the Machine shares insights into the past half century of online development to explore how digital technology has lost its innocence, changing life in unexpected and sometimes sinister ways. Illustrations. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (biography & autobiography)
Lights On, Rats Out
LeFavour, Cree. Grove Pr (PGW). 9780802125965. $25.00. 244 Pages.
A young college graduate one year into her increasingly obsessive treatment with a psychiatrist begins to organize her days around a compulsion to harm herself with lit cigarettes. By the James Beard Award-nominated author of Fish. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (biography & autobiography)
No Is a Four-letter Word: How I Failed Spelling but Succeeded in Life
Jericho, Chris. Foreword by Paul Stanley. Da Capo Pr (Perseus Bk Group). 9780306825057. $26.00. 232 Pages.
A three-time New York Times best-selling author and wrestling star presents an inspirational book organized around 22 principles on what it takes to make it to the top of your field, featuring stories from legends and influencers along the way. 50,000 first printing. 6" x 9". (biography & autobiography)
Playing Hurt: My Journey From Despair to Hope
Saunders, John, with John U. Bacon. Da Capo Pr (Perseus Bk Group). 9780306824739. $27.00. 320 Pages.
A candid memoir by the late ESPN and ABC Sports broadcaster reveals his longtime battle with depression and his investigations into modern medical and homeopathic treatments, exploring how the disease affected his career and relationships and gave him insight into living a positive life. 75,000 first printing. Illustrations. 6" x 9". (biography & autobiography)
Rabbit: The Autobiography of Ms. Pat
Williams, Patricia, with Jeannine Amber. Dey Street Books. 9780062407306. $25.99. 256 Pages.
The popular comedian traces her youth in Atlanta's most troubled neighborhood at the height of the crack epidemic, discussing the experiences with an alcoholic mother, four siblings, petty crime and prostitution that led to her becoming a mother at age 13 before resolving to secure a better life for her children. 100,000 first printing. 6" x 9". (biography & autobiography)
Rescued From ISIS: The Gripping True Story of How a Father Saved His Son
Bontinck, Dimitri. St. Martin's Pr. 9781250147585. $26.99. 288 Pages.
Documents the gripping true story of how the author rescued his son from a radical mosque that brainwashed him into becoming a jihadist soldier, describing the months of unassisted work that were required and how his success reverberated throughout the world, triggering pleas from other families whose children were similarly indoctrinated. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (biography & autobiography)
Shadow in the Garden, The: A Biographer's Tale
Atlas, James. Pantheon Bks (Penguin Random House). 9781101871690. $28.95. 400 Pages.
A biographer describes what it’s like to document the lives of other, more famous people and revisits the experiences and work of the classical biographers who brought the lives of Samuel Johnson and James Boswell to life. 6" x 9". (biography & autobiography)
Shooting Ghosts: A U.S. Marine, a Combat Photographer, and Their Journey Back from War
Brennan, Thomas J. & O'Reilly, Finbarr. Viking (Penguin Random House). 9780399562549. $27.00. 336 Pages.
A dual memoir by a U.S. Marine and a conflict photographer profile their unlikely friendship and how it helped them recover from combat wounds and post-traumatic stress disorder. Illustrations. 6" x 9". (biography & autobiography)
Stanton: Lincoln’s War Secretary
Stahr, Walter. Simon & Schuster. 9781476739304. $32.50. 720 Pages.
The award-winning author of the best-selling Seward documents the story of the 16th President's controversial secretary of war, Edwin Stanton, detailing his role in raising the Union army, directing military movements, imposing penalties on Confederates and organizing the search for assassin John Wilkes Booth. Illustrations. 6" x 9". (biography & autobiography)
To Siri With Love: A Mother, Her Autistic Son, and the Kindness of Machines
Newman, Judith. Harper. 9780062413628. $26.99. 256 Pages.
A full-length account of the viral New York Times op-ed column of the same name shares inspirational and laugh-out-loud stories about the author's life with her an autistic son, whose therapeutic use of Apple's electronic personal assistant became an unusual example of the power of technology. 30,000 first printing. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (biography & autobiography)
Wild Things: The Joy of Reading Children’s Literature as an Adult
Handy, Bruce. Simon & Schuster. 9781451609950. $26.00. 336 Pages.
A nostalgic ramble through classic children's literature by a Vanity Fair contributing editor explores the stories of forefront authors and illustrators while revealing the wisdom that can be found in masterpieces ranging from The Cat in the Hat and Charlotte's Web to Goodnight Moon and The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Illustrations. 5 9/16" x 8 3/8". (biography & autobiography)
Business & Economics
Code of Trust, The: An American Counterintelligence Expert's Five Rules to Lead and Succeed
Dreeke, Robin & Stauth, Cameron. Foreword by Joe Navarro. St. Martin's Pr. 9781250093462. $25.99. 384 Pages.
A former director of the FBI's behavioral-analysis division counsels readers on how to use trust to achieve personal and professional goals, profiling five character-building principles about letting go of ego-based obstacles, practicing non-judgment, using reason, validating others and being generous. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (business & economics)
Fifty Inventions That Shaped the Modern Economy
Harford, Tim. Riverhead Bks (Penguin Random House). 9780735216136. $28.00. 304 Pages.
Describes the history of economic change through the 50 inventions that had the most impact and explores the hidden connections they share, from paper money and the horse collar, to bar codes and spreadsheets. Illustrations. 6" x 9". (business & economics)
Gage, Tyler. Foreword by Channing Tatum. Atria (Simon & Schuster). 9781501156021. $25.00. 272 Pages.
The acclaimed CEO of RUNA traces the story of how, as a young entrepreneur, he elected to immerse himself in Amazonian indigenous spirituality before integrating the lessons he learned to build a socially responsible company and live a purposeful life. 6" x 9". (business & economics)
Kelloggs, The: The Battling Brothers of Battle Creek
Markel, Howard. Pantheon Bks (Penguin Random House). 9780307907271. $35.00. 528 Pages.
The author of An Anatomy of Addiction traces the story of brothers Harvey and Will Kellogg, one of whom became a revered doctor and founder of the famous Battle Creek Sanitarium, the other of whom founded the Battle Creek Toasted Corn Flake Company, which eventually became General Mills. Illustrations. 6 1/4" x 9 1/4". (business & economics)
Fantasy & Science Fiction
Bedlam Stacks, The
Pulley, Natasha. Bloomsbury Pub (Macmillan). 9781620409671. $26.00. 352 Pages.
A tale of magical landscapes and impossible quests in 19th-century Peru follows the experiences of a disabled former East India Company smuggler who reluctantly accepts a treacherous mission to fetch quinine from a tiny mission colony on the edge of the Amazon. By the author of The Watchmaker of Filigree Street. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > fantasy)
Clockwork Dynasty, The
Wilson, Daniel H.. Doubleday (Penguin Random House). 9780385541787. $26.95. 320 Pages.
A young anthropologist specializing in ancient technology makes the astonishing discovery that a race of human-like machines has been hiding among people for untold centuries. By the best-selling author of Robopocalypse. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > science fiction)
Dark Net, The
Percy, Benjamin. Houghton Mifflin. 9780544750333. $26.00. 272 Pages.
When the criminal underworld of the internet gives way to the viral spread of ancient demons, an adolescent with visual prosthetics, a technophobic journalist, a former child evangelist and a cyber hacker activist become the world's unlikely defenders. 40,000 first printing. 6" x 9". (fiction > horror)
Half-Drowned King, The
Hartsuyker, Linnea. Harper. 9780062563699. $27.99. 448 Pages.
Betrayed by his usurping stepfather during his return trip to his ancestral lands, a young warrior resolves to exact revenge and claim the woman he loves at the side of a strong Norse fighter rumored to be a prophesied king. 50,000 first printing. 6" x 9". (fiction > fantasy)
Massacre of Mankind, The
Baxter, Stephen. Crown (Penguin Random House). 9781524760120. $27.00. 496 Pages.
A sequel to H. G. Wells' classic, The War of the Worlds, takes place 14 years after the Martian invasion, where a more technologically prepared Earth is nevertheless overcome by a second invasion that is documented by Walker Jenkins' sister-in-law, who would help humanity organize a desperate last effort to survive. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > science fiction)
Poore, Michael. Del Rey (Penguin Random House). 9780399178481. $27.00. 384 Pages.
A man who has been reincarnated nearly 10,000 times, living lives in regions from ancient India and Renaissance Italy to outer space and the modern world, searches for the secret to immortality so that he can be with his beloved, the incarnation of Death. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > fantasy)
Rituals, No. 5 (Cainsville)
Armstrong, Kelley. Random House of Canada. 9780345815231. $24.50. 496 Pages.
A conclusion to the popular series finds Olivia's ongoing efforts to discover the truth about her birth parents' crimes complicated by Celtic mysteries in the secluded town of Cainsville and her love triangle with criminal lawyer Gabriel and biker Ricky. 6" x 9". (fiction > fantasy)
Star Wars Battlefront II: Inferno Squad
Golden, Christie. Del Rey (Penguin Random House). 9781524796808. $28.99. 320 Pages.
A prequel to the upcoming Battlefront II video game, this novel connects the events of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story to the formation of the game’s elite team: Inferno Squad. By the New York Times best-selling author of Star Wars: Dark Disciple. Video-game tie-in. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > science fiction)
All Is Beauty Now
Faber, Sarah. Little, Brown. 9780316394963. $26.00. 352 Pages.
A debut novel set in 1960s Rio de Janeiro follows the experiences of a family that relocates to Brazil a year after the accidental death of an eldest daughter, a tragedy that gives way to a father's bipolar extremes, a long-suffering wife's consequential affair and the growing awareness of their two surviving children. 30,000 first printing. . (fiction > general fiction)
Burning Girl, The
Messud, Claire. Norton. 9780393635027. $25.95. 256 Pages.
Two lifelong friends find their relationship tested as their paths diverge during adolescence as one of the pair embarks on a dangerous journey. By the New York Times best-selling author of The Emperor’s Children. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > general fiction)
Gelman, Laurie. Henry Holt. 9781250124692. $26.00. 304 Pages.
Frowned upon by conservative fellow PTA members for her past as a single parent, Jen reluctantly agrees to become class mom during her youngest child's kindergarten year, a role that is challenged by parent drama, hypersensitive allergies and a former flame. A first novel. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > general fiction)
Future Won't Be Long, The
Kobek, Jarett. Viking (Penguin Random House). 9780735222489. $27.00. 416 Pages.
A wealthy Los Angeles art student begins a whirlwind romance with a transplanted midwesterner in a shady East Village squat and together the pair experience the gritty delight of a mid-80s Manhattan not yet overrun by gentrification. 6" x 9". (fiction > general fiction)
Grand Opening, No. 2 (Family Business)**
Weber, Carl & Hernandez, Treasure. Urban Bks (Kensington Bks). 9781622866045. $24.95. 288 Pages.
Taking over the criminal enterprises of Waycross after a hard-fought battle against their rivals, the Duncan brothers are rocked by the murder of one of their own before discovering that a secret adversary is determined to eliminate their entire family. By the best-selling author of She Ain't the One. 6" x 9". (fiction > urban life)
Heart's Invisible Furies, The
Boyne, John. Hogarth Pr (Penguin Random House). 9781524760786. $28.00. 592 Pages.
Adopted by a well-to-do if eccentric Dublin couple that remind him that he is not a real member of their family, Cyril embarks on a journey to find himself and where he came from, discovering his identity, a home, a country and much more throughout a long lifetime. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > general fiction)
Shamsie, Kamila. Riverhead Bks (Penguin Random House). 9780735217683. $26.00. 288 Pages.
Given a chance to resume a deferred dream years after raising her troubled siblings, Isma worries about the influence of a powerful politician's son who drives the family to choose between love and loyalty, with devastating consequences. By the award-winning author of Broken Verses. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > general fiction)
How to Behave in a Crowd**
Bordas, Camille. Tim Duggan Books (Penguin Random House). 9780451497543. $26.00. 336 Pages.
A misfit youngest child in a large French family of overachievers makes quiet observations about his world and becomes the only family member brave enough to help the others through their grief in the wake of a devastating tragedy. Illustrations. 5 9/16" x 8 1/4". (fiction > general fiction)
How to Find Love in a Bookshop
Henry, Veronica. Pamela Dorman Bks (Penguin). 9780735223493. $25.00. 352 Pages.
Struggling to hold onto her family's bookshop in the wake of her beloved father's death and circling property developers, Emilia finds support from family-like customers who navigate their own difficulties with secrets, loss and unrequited romance. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > general fiction)
Ice-Cream Makers, The
van der Kwast, Ernest. 37 Ink. 9781501159398. $24.00. 320 Pages.
An international best-seller follows the experiences of a poet who is torn between his family's and his own needs when he returns to Italy to help run the ice-cream dynasty he left behind years earlier. By the author of Mama Tandoori. 5 1/2" x 8 3/8". (fiction > general fiction)
Taylor, Sara. Hogarth Pr (Penguin Random House). 9780451496850. $26.00. 304 Pages.
A 13-year-old girl on the run with her mother from her father revisits her mother's former foster care homes to repay old debts and keep promises, learning astonishing truths about her mother's identity that reinforce their bond in extraordinary ways. 5 9/16" x 8 1/4". (fiction > general fiction)
Dee, Jonathan. Random House (Penguin Random House). 9780812993226. $28.00. 400 Pages.
A rural, working-class town in New England elects as its mayor a New York hedge fund millionaire who slowly transforms the community in his image, triggering unexpected changes in the life of a financially strapped contractor and his extended family. By the Pulitzer Prize-finalist author of The Privileges. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > general fiction)
Map of the Heart**
Wiggs, Susan. William Morrow (HarperCollins). 9780062425485. $25.99. 320 Pages.
Accompanying her aging father on a trip to his native France, a widowed photographer is led by his memories of World War II to unexpected revelations about their family's history at the same time she bonds with a handsome American historian. By the best-selling author of the Lakeshore Chronicles series. 250,000 first printing. 6" x 9". (fiction > general fiction)
MacLaverty, Bernard. Norton. 9780393609622. $24.95. 208 Pages.
A retired couple struggling with his dogmatic forgetfulness and her religious faith attempt to repair their marriage during a vacation in Amsterdam, where they confront painful memories of a troubled time in their native Ireland. By the award-winning author of Grace Notes. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > general fiction)
Misfortune of Marion Palm, The
Culliton, Emily. Knopf (Penguin Random House). 9781524731908. $25.95. 304 Pages.
Embezzling a small fortune from her daughters' private school to finance personal luxuries, Marion goes on the lam when her activities are exposed by a school audit, in a story also told from the points of view of her baffled husband and heartsick daughters. 5 9/16" x 8 1/4". (fiction > general fiction)
Perrotta, Tom. Scribner (Simon & Schuster). 9781501144028. $26.00. 320 Pages.
Struggling to adjust to her empty nest when her only child departs for college, a middle-aged divorcée receives an erotic message from a secret admirer and becomes obsessed with a fantasy porn site for women; while miles away at college, her son encounters challenges to his outmoded ideas of sex. By the best-selling author of Little Children. Tour. 6" x 9". (fiction > general fiction)
Need to Know (Sisterhood)**
Michaels, Fern. Kensington Bks. 9781496703187. $27.95. 320 Pages.
Dragged into a lawsuit by a once-trusted attorney who exploited her trust to amass a secret fortune for himself, famed singer Garland Lee is supported by her Sisterhood friends in defending herself from corrupt judges and seeking their special brand of justice. By the best-selling author of the Godmothers series. . (fiction > general fiction)
Senna, Danzy. Riverhead Bks (Penguin Random House). 9781594487095. $26.00. 240 Pages.
Working on her dissertation while planning her wedding to her college sweetheart as the 20th century draws to a close, Maria, a young woman from Brooklyn being featured in a documentary about mixed-heritage couples, risks the life she has worked so hard to achieve by fantasizing about a poet she barely knows. By the award-winning author of Symptomatic. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > general fiction)
One Summer Day in Rome**
Lamprell, Mark. Flatiron Books. 9781250105530. $24.99. 272 Pages.
Three couples, including an inspiration-seeking art student and her fiancé, a DIY couple whose home-makeover needs mirror their marriage and a pair of best friend sisters-in-law who would scatter the ashes of a loved one, are drawn to the culture and allure of Rome, in a tale told from the viewpoint of the city itself. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > general fiction)
Pieces of Happiness: A Novel of Friendship, Hope and Chocolate**
Ostby, Anne. Ed by Carole Baron. Doubleday (Penguin Random House). 9780385542807. $25.95. 320 Pages.
Five longtime friends, now in their 60s, decide to live together on a cocoa farm in Fiji, where, while starting a chocolate business, they strengthen their friendship and rediscover themselves. A first U.S. publication. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > general fiction)
Patterson, Molly. Harper. 9780062574046. $26.99. 560 Pages.
A mid-20th-century widow struggles to manage her farm and raise her children while reflecting on the intertwined experiences of her farm wife mother, her missionary aunt and a Chinese student whose lives were shaped by the Boxer Rebellion. A first novel. 50,000 first printing. 6" x 9". (fiction > general fiction)
Resurrection of Joan Ashby, The**
Wolas, Cherise. Flatiron Books. 9781250081438. $27.99. 544 Pages.
A once-dedicated literary prodigy and career woman struggles with the sacrifices required by her marriage and motherhood before an unthinkable betrayal confirms her deepest fears two decades later. A first novel. 6 1/4" x 9 1/4". (fiction > general fiction)
See What I Have Done
Schmidt, Sarah. Atlantic Monthly Pr (PGW). 9780802126597. $25.00. 324 Pages.
A reimagining of the infamous Lizzie Borden murder case profiles a volatile and loveless Borden home where the events surrounding the shocking murders of the parents are presented from the viewpoints of Lizzie, her elder sister, their housemaid and an enigmatic stranger. A first novel. 6" x 9". (fiction > general fiction)
Seventh Function of Language, The
Binet, Laurent. Trans by Sam Taylor. Farrar, Straus & Giroux. 9780374261566. $27.00. 368 Pages.
The suspicious death of a literary critic in 1980 Paris reveals the madcap secret history of the French intelligentsia, plunging a hapless police detective into the depths of literary theory as it was documented in a famed linguist's lost manuscript. By the award-winning author of HHhH. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > general fiction)
Stay With Me
Adebayo, Ayobami. Knopf (Penguin Random House). 9780451494603. $25.95. 272 Pages.
Secure in the love of her husband in spite of cultural pressures for him to have a polygamous marriage, Yejide is overwhelmed by shock and pain when her initial inability to become pregnant compels her husband to take a second wife, a situation that leads to her own desperate and fateful quest to conceive a child. 5 9/16" x 8 1/4". (fiction > general fiction)
Things that Happened Before the Earthquake
Barzini, Chiara. Doubleday (Penguin Random House). 9780385542272. $26.95. 320 Pages.
Transplanted by her hippie filmmaker parents to the San Fernando Valley in the aftermath of the 1992 Los Angeles riots, an Italian-American teen struggles to navigate a net school marked by gangs, cars and all-night parties before making two friends who introduce her to the counterculture scene before the 1994 earthquake puts their futures at risk. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > general fiction)
Young Jane Young**
Zevin, Gabrielle. Algonquin Bks (Workman). 9781616205041. $26.95. 320 Pages.
Cruelly branded for her affair with her congressman boss, an intern and blogger changes her name and moves to a remote town in Maine with her young daughter before local prompting to run for public office forces her to reckon with the past. By the best-selling author of The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry. Tour. 6" x 9". (fiction > general fiction)
Arena, The: Inside the Tailgating, Ticket-Scalping, Mascot-Racing, Dubiously Funded, and Possibly Haunted Monuments of American Sport
Kohan, Rafi. Liveright (Norton). 9781631491276. $27.95. 416 Pages.
An exploration of the modern American sports stadium traces the stories of iconic stadiums and fields as well as the rowdy customs that have become related traditions, from scalper turf wars and tailgate parties to fighter-jet flyovers and death-defying halftime shows. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (sports & recreation)
Coming Alive: 4 Tools to Defeat Your Inner Enemy, Ignite Creative Expression, and Unleash Your Soul's Potential
Stutz, Phil & Michels, Barry. Spiegel & Grau (Penguin Random House). 9780812994117. $28.00. 288 Pages.
The resident psychology experts on Goop and authors of the best-selling The Tools counsel readers on how to tap into one's life force, deepen one's emotional and spiritual experience and realize personal potential. Illustrations. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (self-help)
Dogs of Avalon, The: The Race to Save Animals in Peril
Schenone, Laura. Norton. 9780393073584. $26.95. 320 Pages.
After adopting a greyhound, an Irish woman embarks on a quest to stop the abuse being done to the breed after they no longer can run fast enough during dog races, becoming the head of the Irish SPCA and creating a healing sanctuary. 6" x 9". (pets)
Electric October: Seven World Series Games, Six Lives, Five Minutes of Fame that Lasted Forever
Cook, Kevin. Henry Holt. 9781250116567. $30.00. 304 Pages.
A chronicle of the dramatic 1947 World Series explores the roles of lesser-known but key contributors, including journeyman pitcher Bill Bevens, batting champ Snuffy Stirnweiss and unlikely runner Bucky Harris, examining how their unsung victories reshaped perspectives about fame and heroism. Illustrations. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (sports & recreation)
End of Alzheimer's, The: The First Program to Prevent and Reverse Cognitive Decline
Bredesen, Dale. Avery Pub (Penguin Random House). 9780735216204. $27.00. 320 Pages.
Draws on scientific research and clinical results to outline a groundbreaking plan to prevent and reverse Alzheimer's Disease and cognitive decline through strategic lifestyle modifications designed to address specific contributing metabolic imbalances. 6" x 9". (health & fitness)
Futilitarians, The: Our Year of Thinking, Drinking, Grieving, and Reading
Gisleson, Anne. Little, Brown. 9780316393904. $27.00. 272 Pages.
A memoir of loss, friendship and literature explores how the author, devastated by the deaths of family members and the loss of her home in Hurricane Katrina, bonded with her husband over his own losses before establishing a reading group with friends who also endured difficult life setbacks. . (literary criticism)
Guinness World Records 2018**
The Editors of the Guinness World Records. Guinness World Records. 9781910561720. $28.95. 256 Pages.
A new edition of a full-color favorite incorporates thousands of new entries of broken records, hundreds of new photographs, highlights of classic records, infographics and much more, in an edition that has superheroes as a running theme. Illustrations. 9" x 12". (reference)
iGen: Why Today’s Super-Connected Kids Are Growing Up Less Rebellious, More Tolerant, Less Happy—and Completely Unprepared for Adulthood—and What That Means for the Rest of Us
Twenge, Jean M.. Atria (Simon & Schuster). 9781501151989. $28.00. 352 Pages.
The renowned psychologist and author of Generation Me analyzes how the young people born in the mid-1990s and later significantly differ from those of previous generations, examining how social media and texting may be behind today's unprecedented levels of anxiety, depression and loneliness. Illustrations. 6" x 9". (social science)
Improbable Destinies: Fate, Chance, and the Future of Evolution
Losos, Jonathan B.. Riverhead Bks (Penguin Random House). 9780399184925. $28.00. 384 Pages.
A Harvard museum curator draws on the latest breakthroughs in evolutionary biology to challenge popular assumptions about how evolution works—examining how tiny, random convergences, from mutations to butterfly sneezes, have triggered remarkable evolutionary changes. Illustrations. 6" x 9". (science)
Life 3.0: Being Human in the Age of Artificial Intelligence
Tegmark, Max. Knopf (Penguin Random House). 9781101946596. $28.00. 384 Pages.
An MIT professor of physics and co-founder of the Future of Life Institute explores key questions related to a near-future world of increasing digital autonomy, exploring the likeliness of suprahuman intelligence, the role of A.I. in replacing human jobs and how legal systems might handle autonomous issues. Illustrations. 6 1/4" x 9 1/4". (technology)
Megafire: The Race to Extinguish a Deadly Epidemic of Flame**
Kodas, Michael. Houghton Mifflin. 9780547792088. $28.00. 352 Pages.
A renowned journalist and forest-fire expert shares his experiences in some of the world's most dangerous and remote regions to explore the rising phenomenon of large-scale fires, the damage they cause, what they reveal about the environment and how they are being battled by today's elite firefighters. 30,000 first printing. Illustrations. 6" x 9". (nature)
Modern Ethics in 64 Arguments: A Stone Reader
Catapano, Peter & Critchley, Simon; eds. Liveright (Norton). 9781631492983. $28.95. 460 Pages.
The editors of the award-winning New York Times philosophy column collect 64 essays from its online publications to explore topics ranging from consciousness and religious belief to gun control and drone warfare. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (philosophy)
Morningstar: Growing Up with Books
Hood, Ann. Norton. 9780393254815. $22.95. 160 Pages.
The award-winning author of The Book that Matters Most reveals the personal stories behind her written works, describing her early years in a Rhode Island mill town and the books that shaped her love of literature, her political views and her travel ambitions. 5" x 7 3/16". (literary collections)
Not Quite a Genius
Dern, Nate. Simon & Schuster. 9781501122200. $26.00. 336 Pages.
A collection of humorous, absurdist essays from a senior writer at Funny or Die include an open letter to Charles Manson, an archaeologist's exploration into a suburban man cave and an angry missive from Leif Erikson to Christopher Columbus. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (humor)
Notes on a Foreign Country: An American Abroad in a Post-American World
Hansen, Suzy. Farrar, Straus & Giroux. 9780374280048. $26.00. 288 Pages.
A contributing writer to The New York Times Magazine describes how her post-9/11 move to Istanbul has taught her a great deal about the region’s culture, history and politics, but also how it taught her a great deal about America. 6" x 9". (political science)
Quakeland: On the Road to America's Next Devastating Earthquake
Miles, Kathryn. Dutton (Penguin Random House). 9780525955184. $28.00. 368 Pages.
Chronicles the author's investigation into the threat of earthquakes in today's America, drawing on expert insights while surveying the kinds of preparations that are recommended for disaster survival. Map(s). 6" x 9". (nature)
Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Shatter Your Senses!
Ripley's Believe It Or Not!. Ripley Ent. 9781609911782. $28.95. 256 Pages.
A 2018 edition of the best-selling annual series by Ripley’s Believe It or Not! is an all-true, all-new collection filled with incredible facts and mind-blowing photography, as well as strange stories, bizarre feats and hair-raising oddities from around the world. Illustrations. 9" x 11 3/4". (reference)
Surfing With Sartre: An Aquatic Inquiry Into a Life of Meaning
James, Aaron. Doubleday (Penguin Random House). 9780385540735. $27.95. 352 Pages.
A philosopher and avid surfer discusses his ideas about freedom, being, phenomenology, morality, epistemology and something he calls “leisure capitalism.” By the best-selling author of Assholes: A Theory. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (philosophy)
Une Femme Francaise: The Seductive Style of French Women
Malandrino, Catherine. St. Martin's Pr. 9781250097651. $26.99. 240 Pages.
A French designer reveals to Americans the secrets to the easy style and grace of French women and offers advice on skin and hair care, describes how nonchalance is sexier than perfume and encourages ladies not to be slaves to fashion. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (self-help)
What Made Maddy Run: The Secret Struggles and Tragic Death of an All-American Teen
Fagan, Kate. Little, Brown. 9780316356541. $27.00. 320 Pages.
A sports journalist tells the heartbreaking story of an Ivy League freshman and track star who seemingly had it all, and succeeded at everything she tried, but who secretly grappled with mental illness before taking her own life during the spring semester. 40,000 first printing. 6" x 9 1/4". (psychology)
Why Buddhism Is True: The Science and Philosophy of Meditation and Enlightenment
Wright, Robert. Simon & Schuster. 9781439195451. $27.00. 336 Pages.
The best-selling author of The Evolution of God philosophically explains how the human mind evolved to channel anxiety, depression, anger and greed and how a healthy practice of Buddhist meditation can promote clarity and alleviate suffering. 6" x 9". (psychology)
Wild Mediterranean: The Age-Old, Science-New Plan for a Healthy Gut, with Food You Can Trust
Metsovas, Stella. Pam Krauss Books (Penguin Random House). 9780553496468. $27.00. 224 Pages.
Building on the theory that digestive health depends on a thriving, well-balanced microbe environment, a down-to-earth plan explains how to use paleo-adapted Mediterranean foods to establish a healthy microbiome and minimize uncomfortable symptoms. Illustrations. 7 3/8" x 9 1/8". (health & fitness)
Davis, Fiona. Dutton (Penguin Random House). 9781524741990. $26.00. 368 Pages.
Struggling to rebuild after rehab, an interior designer leaps at a chance to renovate her heiress cousin's lavish apartment and learns the scandalous history of a distant ancestor's connection to the murder of the building's architect a century earlier. By the author of The Dollhouse. 6" x 9". (fiction > historical fiction)
Cottingley Secret, The
Gaynor, Hazel. William Morrow (HarperCollins). 9780062690487. $25.99. 416 Pages.
The best-selling author of The Girl Who Came Home reimagines the early 20th-century story of cousins Frances Griffiths and Elsie Wright, who became a national sensation when they claimed they photographed fairies in their garden, winning the support of novelist Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. 25,000 first printing. Trade paper available. 6" x 9". (fiction > historical fiction)
Daughters of Ireland, The, No. 2 (Deverill Chronicles)
Montefiore, Santa. William Morrow (HarperCollins). 9780062698681. $25.99. 576 Pages.
Renovations of a family estate that was decimated by the Irish revolt are complicated by childhood memories, lost love, a wrenching decision to give up a child and a lingering desire for revenge years after a devastating betrayal. Trade paper available. 25,000 first printing. 6" x 9". (fiction > historical fiction)
Hidden Light of Northern Fires, The
Wang, Daren. Thomas Dunne Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250122353. $26.99. 304 Pages.
A tale inspired by the lesser-known history of the only secessionist town north of the Mason-Dixon Line follows the experiences of an outspoken abolitionist who navigates Confederate adversaries, a slaver and her own brother to help a handsome escaped slave cross to freedom. A first novel. Map(s). 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > historical fiction)
History of Bees, The
Lunde, Maja. Touchstone (Simon & Schuster). 9781501161377. $26.00. 352 Pages.
Three generations of beekeepers from the past, present and future pursue respective dreams and endure painful losses while connecting with nature against the backdrop of an urgent global crisis. A first adult novel. 6" x 9". (fiction > historical fiction)
Judgment at Appomattox, No. 5 (Battle Hymn Cycle)
Peters, Ralph. Forge (Macmillan). 9780765381705. $27.99. 448 Pages.
As the Civil War nears its end, General Robert E. Lee makes a desperate, dramatic gamble that results in the fall of Richmond, Virginia. By the author of The Damned of Petersburg. 6" x 9". (fiction > historical fiction)
Last Tudor, The, No. 14 (Plantagenet and Tudor)**
Gregory, Philippa. Touchstone (Simon & Schuster). 9781476758763. $27.99. 432 Pages.
A latest historical novel by the best-selling author of The Other Boleyn Girl reimagines the lives of Lady Jane Grey and her two sisters, who respectively endure imprisonment, a secret marriage and marginalization under the suspicious eyes of Tudor queens Mary and Elizabeth. 6 1/4" x 9 1/4". (fiction > historical fiction)
Mountain: Stories, The
Yoon, Paul. Simon & Schuster. 9781501154089. $25.00. 256 Pages.
The award-winning author of Snow Hunters presents a collection of six thematically linked stories set in locales ranging from the Hudson Valley to the Russian Far East in the tumultuous years following World War II. 5" x 7". (fiction > historical fiction)
To Die in Spring
Rothmann, Ralf. Trans by Shaun Whiteside. Farrar, Straus & Giroux. 9780374278144. $26.00. 224 Pages.
The son of an alcoholic World War II veteran pieces together the story of his father's experiences as a young apprentice milker on a northern German farm who, along with his outspoken friend, was tricked into becoming an army volunteer and committing an unthinkable act. By the award-winning author of Fire Doesn't Burn. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > historical fiction)
God's Wolf: The Life of the Most Notorious of All Crusaders, Scourge of Saladin
Lee, Jeffrey. Norton. 9780393609691. $27.95. 320 Pages.
Describes the story of Reynald de Chatillon, a crusading knight known for his brutality and who is still so reviled in Islamic history that a hidden bomb in a 2010 terrorist plot was addressed to him in a FedEx shipment. 6" x 9". (history—general)
Great Quake, The: How the Biggest Earthquake in North America Changed Our Understanding of the Planet
Fountain, Henry. Crown (Penguin Random House). 9781101904060. $28.00. 304 Pages.
A narrative account of America's largest recorded earthquake describes how it devastated coastal towns and villages, killing dozens of people and inspiring the work of geologist George Plafker, whose findings helped confirm the then-controversial theory of plate tectonics. Illustrations. Map(s). 6 1/8" x 9 1/8". (history—United States)
Man From the Train, The: The Solving of a Century-old Serial Killer Mystery
James, Bill & James, Rachel Mccarthy. Scribner (Simon & Schuster). 9781476796253. $28.00. 480 Pages.
A celebrated baseball statistician uses his analytic skills and interesting sleuthing techniques to uncover the culprit in a 100 year-old cold case involving a spate of axe bludgeoning deaths across the country, from Iowa to Louisiana. 6" x 9". (history—United States)
Woman Who Smashed Codes, The: A True Story of Love, Spies, and the Unlikely Heroine Who Outwitted America's Enemies
Fagone, Jason. Dey Street Books. 9780062430489. $27.99. 320 Pages.
Describes the true story of Elizebeth Smith, a Shakespeare expert, who met and married a groundbreaking cryptologist and worked with him to discover and expose Nazi spy rings in South America by cracking multiple versions of the Enigma machine. 50,000 first printing. 6" x 9". (history—general)
Mystery & Detective
Cat Shining Bright, No. 20 (Joe Grey)
Murphy, Shirley Rousseau. William Morrow (HarperCollins). 9780062460318. $22.99. 304 Pages.
Missing his crime-solving work in spite of his delight in training his three kittens, cat detective Joe Grey assists an investigation into the murders of a beautician and one of her customers, only to have his kittens complicate the case. By the author of Cat Shout for Joy. 25,000 first printing. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Catered Costume Party, A
Crawford, Isis. Kensington Bks. 9781617733376. $25.00. 304 Pages.
When Darius Witherspoon hires them to cater a costume party in honor of his missing wife, Bernie and Libby arrive at the haunted Berkshire Arms only to find out that murder is on the menu when Darius is found hanging from a noose during the festivities, and they must unmask a killer before dessert is served. Includes recipes. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > mystery & detective)
City of Saviors, No. 4 (Detective Elouise Norton)
Hall, Rachel Howzell. Forge (Macmillan). 9780765381194. $26.99. 304 Pages.
An LAPD homicide detective looks deeper into the death of a 73-year-old woman who was a congregant of a megachurch that may be protecting a murderer, in the latest addition to the series following Trail of Echoes. 6" x 9". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Color of Fear, The, No. 32 (Sharon McCone)**
Muller, Marcia. Grand Central Pub. 9781455538928. $26.00. 272 Pages.
When her famed Shoshone-artist father is left in a coma by a racially driven beating during San Francisco's holiday season, private investigator Sharon McCone resolves to bring the attackers to justice, only to find herself targeted by hate-filled, racist threats. By the New York Times best-selling author of Looking for Yesterday. 25,000 first printing. . (fiction > mystery & detective)
Dark River Rising
Johns, Roger. Minotaur Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250110091. $26.99. 304 Pages.
Struggling with a complicated personal life and a partner out on medical leave, Baton Rouge police detective Wallace Hartman investigates a gruesome murder at the side of Federal Agent Mason Cunningham in an uneasy partnership that ties the case to the disappearance of a government lab scientist. A first novel. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Dead, to Begin With, No. 24 (Sheriff Dan Rhodes)
Crider, Bill. Minotaur Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250078537. $25.99. 272 Pages.
When a wealthy recluse joins his small Texas community to lead the restoration of an old opera house before dying in a suspicious fall, Sheriff Dan Rhodes investigates long-ago motives while navigating ridiculous local troubles. By the Anthony Award-winning author of Half in Love with Artful Death. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Death by His Grace, No. 5 (Darko Dawson)
Quartey, Kwei. Soho Crime (Penguin Random House). 9781616957087. $26.95. 272 Pages.
The chief inspector of the Ghanaian federal police investigates the murder of a woman who was accused of being a witch after she proves to be infertile in her marriage. By the author of Gold of Our Fathers. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Dog Dish of Doom, No. 1 (Agent to the Paws)
Copperman, E. J.. Minotaur Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250084279. $24.99. 304 Pages.
A talent agent for show-biz animals discovers her knack for solving crimes, in a debut entry of a lighthearted new series that finds her investigating a dispute between a famous stage director and a pushy dog trainer who is found face-down in his canine star's water dish. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Fast Falls the Night, No. 6 (Bell Elkins)
Keller, Julia. Minotaur Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250089618. $25.99. 304 Pages.
Investigating a series of suspicious overdose deaths in her Appalachian hometown, prosecutor Bell Elkins uncovers evidence of a tainted batch of heroin and begins a desperate race against time that is challenged by local opinions. By the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Sorrow Road. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Glass Houses, No. 13 (Chief Inspector Gamache)**
Penny, Louise. Minotaur Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250066190. $28.99. 400 Pages.
A suspicious figure that appears on the village green on a cold November day leaves a dead body in its wake, compelling Armand Gamache of the Sûreté du Québec to pursue an investigation that has difficult consequences. By the Edgar Award-winning author of A Great Reckoning. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Gone Gull, No. 21 (Meg Langslow)**
Andrews, Donna. Minotaur Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250078568. $25.99. 304 Pages.
Spending the summer helping her grandfather run his craft center, Meg investigates a series of vandalism crimes that may be tied to a rival artist, ruthless developers or her grandfather's obsessive search for a rare seagull. By the Agatha Award-winning author of Die Like an Eagle. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Gone to Dust
Goldman, Matthew. Forge (Macmillan). 9780765391285. $25.99. 304 Pages.
Investigating a murder complicated by the killer's strategic approaches to confounding all possible DNA evidence, private detective Nils Shapiro is forced by FBI interference to secretly uncover the potentially shattering identity of a mysterious woman. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Good Daughter, The, No. 1**
Slaughter, Karin. William Morrow (HarperCollins). 9780062430243. $27.99. 512 Pages.
Decades after a shattering confrontation that left her mother dead and her sister traumatized, a New York-based lawyer returns to her Atlanta hometown to help her father save the life of a young woman accused of a school shooting. By the best-selling author of the Grant County series. 200,000 first printing. Tour. 6" x 9". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Kill the Heroes, No. 4 (Charlie Henry)
Thurlo, David & Thurlo, Aimee. Minotaur Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250119667. $26.99. 304 Pages.
Iraq vet and pawnshop owner Charlie Henry attends a park memorial dedication that is thrown into chaos by a shooter who dangerously injures three veterans, an act that compels Charlie to bring the would-be killer to justice. By the authors of The Pawnbroker. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Murder Wears Mittens, No. 1 (Seaside Knitters Society)
Goldenbaum, Sally. Kensington Bks. 9781496711021. $25.00. 272 Pages.
As autumn washes over coastal Sea Harbor, Massachusetts, the Seaside Knitters anticipate a relaxing off-season, but when murder shatters the peace, the craftiest bunch in town must unravel a killer’s deadly scheme. Includes a knitting pattern. By a USA Today best-selling author. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Nothing Stays Buried, No. 8 (Monkeewrench)
Tracy, P. J.. Putnam (Penguin Random House). 9780735212459. $27.00. 320 Pages.
A serial murder case involving a killer who leaves playing cards on his victims and a private missing-persons case in a small farming community connect in disturbing ways that prompt a collaborative investigation between the Minneapolis police and the unconventional Monkeewrench crew. 6" x 9". (fiction > mystery & detective)
On Her Majesty's Frightfully Secret Service, No. 11 (Royal Spyness Mysteries)**
Bowen, Rhys. Berkley Pub Group (Penguin Random House). 9780425283509. $26.00. 304 Pages.
Agreeing to help her cousin the queen thwart an elopement between the Prince of Wales and the dreadful Mrs. Simpson, royal sleuth Georgie Rannoch offers assistance to her pregnant friend while clashing with an old rival from finishing school. By the best-selling author of Crowned and Dangerous. 6" x 9". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Paris Spy, The, No. 7 (Maggie Hope)
MacNeal, Susan Elia. Bantam Bks (Penguin Random House). 9780399593802. $26.00. 320 Pages.
When one of England's most daring spies is kidnapped by the Nazis in 1942 Paris, the discovery of a mole's activity deep in the British SOE prompts codebreaker Maggie Hope's mission to unmask the traitor before the site of a planned Allied invasion is revealed. By the award-winning author of Mr. Churchill's Secretary. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Rat Catchers' Olympics, The, No. 12 (Dr. Siri Paiboun)
Cotterill, Colin. Soho Crime (Penguin Random House). 9781616958251. $26.95. 288 Pages.
When the boycotting of the 1980 Olympic games in Moscow gives the Democratic People's Republic of Laos its first chance to build a team for previously underfunded athletes, ex-national coroner Dr. Siri Paiboun finagles the job of Olympic medical overseer, only to uncover signs that one of the athletes in his care may be an assassin. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Red-Haired Woman, The
Pamuk, Orhan. Knopf (Penguin Random House). 9780451494429. $26.95. 272 Pages.
Hired to find water on a barren plain during the hot summer, a master well digger and his young apprentice develop a filial bond neither has known until the boy becomes fatefully attracted to a red-haired actress from a traveling theatre company. By the Nobel Prize-winning author of Snow. 5 9/16" x 8 1/4". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Skariton, Jonathan & Kontaris, Ioannis. Knopf (Penguin Random House). 9781101946732. $26.95. 304 Pages.
Hired by an eccentric film collector to locate Augustin Sekuler's Séance Infernale, the first film ever made, memorabilia dealer Alex Whitman tracks down fragments of the famously lost film while exploring questions about the fate of its maker and how Sekuler's unsung innovations changed history. A first novel. 6 1/4" x 9 1/4". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Snap Judgement, No. 3 (Samantha Brinkman)
Clark, Marcia. Thomas & Mercer (Amazon Books). 9781542045995. $24.95. Pages.
In the third installment of a best-selling series, attorney Samantha Brinkman’s investigation into a family’s deadly secrets is compromised by a threat from her past. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Stasi Child, No. 1 (Karin Müller)
Young, David. Minotaur Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250121752. $25.99. Pages.
Investigating the death of a teen girl found at the foot of the Berlin Wall in 1975, Oberleutnant Karin Müller is perplexed to learn that the girl had been trying to escape from West Berlin, in a case that compels Müller to risk her job and safety. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Sulfur Springs, No. 17 (Cork O'Connor)**
Krueger, William Kent. Atria (Simon & Schuster). 9781501147340. $26.00. Pages.
A search for a missing man in the Arizona desert puts Cork O'Connor and his new bride at the center of a violent power struggle along the Mexican border. By the award-winning author of Tamarack County. 6" x 9". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Telling Tales, No. 2 (Vera Stanhope Mysteries)
Cleeves, Ann. Minotaur Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250122766. $27.99. Pages.
When evidence mounts in the East Yorkshire village of Elvet that Jeanie Long was wrongly charged with the murder of 15-year-old Abigail Mantel, Vera Stanhope makes new enquiries and villagers are hauled back to a time they hoped to forget, in an entry in the series that inspired the public TV series Vera. By the award-winning author of Raven Black. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Without Fear or Favor, No. 29 (Butch Karp-Marlene Ciampi)**
Tanenbaum, Robert K.. Gallery Bks (Simon & Schuster). 9781476793221. $27.00. Pages.
When a police officer shoots the son of a respected inner-city Baptist preacher, a public outcry for harsh justice pits prosecuting attorney Butch Karp and his wife, Marlene Ciampi, against a radical organization of armed militants who begin targeting uniformed cops. 6" x 9". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Y Is for …, No. 25 (Kinsey Millhone)**
Grafton, Sue. Marian Wood (Penguin Random House). 9780399163852. $29.00. Pages.
A penultimate installment in the best-selling series follows the release of a young rapist who Kinsey Millhone carefully monitors in the wake of a vengeful sociopath's determination to exact revenge. By the award-winning author of W Is for Wasted. 6" x 9". (fiction > mystery & detective)
Yap, Felicia. Mulholland Bks (Little, Brown). 9780316465250. $27.00. Pages.
A tale set in a stratified world where classes are divided by their members' ability to recall one or two days of memory follows a rare mixed marriage that is shattered by the secrets and murder of the husband's mistress, a situation that is further complicated by the perpetually erased memories of both investigator and suspect. 50,000 first printing. . (fiction > mystery & detective)
All the Dirty Parts**
Handler, Daniel. Bloomsbury Pub (Macmillan). 9781632868046. $22.00. Pages.
A sexually obsessed teen develops an unsavory reputation that renders him an outcast before he rethinks his relationship with his best friend and finds his perspectives changing upon meeting an engaging newcomer. By the award-winning author of the A Series of Unfortunate Events books. Tour. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > romance)
Any Dream Will Do**
Macomber, Debbie. Ballantine (Penguin Random House). 9780399181191. $27.00. Pages.
Taking a bank job after her abusive father passes away, Shay risks everything to save her brother from a dangerous drug lord and winds up sentenced to two years in prison before finding love and healing at the side of a widowed pastor. By the best-selling author of A Girl's Guide to Moving On. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > romance)
Can't Hardly Breathe, No. 4 (The Original Heartbreakers)
Showalter, Gena. HQN Bks (Harlequin). 9781335142870. $26.99. Pages.
A woman with poor self-esteem after a youth marked by bullies and unrequited love struggles with lingering feelings for her longtime crush, who has returned to their hometown to care for an ailing parent and whose seductive nature leads to a passionate encounter. 15,000 first printing. 6 1/4" x 9 1/2". (fiction > romance)
Devil's Cut, No. 3 (Bourbon Kings)**
Ward, J. R.. Ballantine (Penguin Random House). 9780451475305. $28.00. Pages.
When a son of the Baldwine family is arrested for his father's murder, the ensuing turmoil is further complicated by the family's failing bourbon business, the poor health of a motherly head cook and a shocking secret about the patriarch's demise. By the best-selling author of the Black Dagger Brotherhood series. 6" x 9". (fiction > romance)
Dragonsworn, No. 2 (Dark-Hunter: Dragons Rising)**
Kenyon, Sherrilyn. St. Martin's Pr. 9781250102652. $27.99. Pages.
Cursed dragon Falcyn, awaiting the time when evolution will end the Greek race he blames for destroying everything he ever cared for, clashes with Medea, Apollo's granddaughter, who would use a secret weapon to halt a plague that would end the lives of her people. By the best-selling author of the Chronicles of Nick series. 6 1/4" x 9 1/4". (fiction > romance)
Duchess Deal, The, No. 1 (Girl Meets Duke)
Dare, Tessa. Avon (HarperCollins). 9780062697202. $25.99. Pages.
After returning from war, the Duke of Ashbury decides he needs an heir and offers a marriage proposal to a vicar’s daughter turned seamstress who happens to be in his library wearing a wedding gown. By the author of When a Scot Ties the Knot. 30,000 first printing. 6" x 9". (fiction > romance)
One That Got Away, The
Pimentel, Melissa. St. Martin's Pr. 9781250130372. $26.99. Pages.
A modern retelling of Jane Austen's Persuasion follows the experiences of Manhattan career woman Ruby, who journeys to England to help with her younger sister's wedding before reconnecting with the ex she gave up a decade earlier. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > romance)
Right Time, The**
Steel, Danielle. Delacorte Pr (Penguin Random House). 9781101883945. $28.99. Pages.
Becoming a mystery writer in the style of the stories she grew up reading after her mother's abandonment, Alex comes of age in a convent orphanage before finding publishing success under a male pseudonym and becoming subject to the consequences of fame and her double life. By the best-selling author of Blue. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > romance)
Texas Fierce, No. 4 (Tylers of Texas)**
Dailey, Janet. Kensington Bks. 9781496709578. $26.00. Pages.
Hoping to claim and restore his family's failing ranch, Bull Tyler is confronted by a rival clan that would resort to murder to steal his land, a situation that is further complicated by his growing love for a woman who would marry into the enemy family. By the best-selling author of Texas True. 6" x 9". (fiction > romance)
Thief's Mark, No. 7 (Sharpe & Donovan)**
Neggers, Carla. Mira Bks (Harlequin). 9780778330318. $26.99. Pages.
Working with an international art thief to investigate the murders of his parents and his own kidnapping in early childhood, FBI agents Emma Sharpe and Colin Donovan struggle with transformations in their relationship while confronting a killer who would play out dark fantasies. 100,000 first printing. 6 1/4" x 9 1/2". (fiction > romance)
You Say It First, No. 1 (Happily Inc.)**
Mallery, Susan. HQN Bks (Harlequin). 9780373804160. $26.99. Pages.
A sculptor from a loveless artist family works as a carpenter between paying commissions while falling in love with a theme-wedding planner whose domineering mother would have her give up her career to work in the family business. By the #1 New York Times best-selling author of the Fool's Gold series. 15,000 first printing. 6 1/4" x 9 1/2". (fiction > romance)
Bibliomysteries: Stories of Crime in the World of Books and Bookstores
Penzler, Otto. Pegasus Bks (Norton). 9781681774589. $26.95. Pages.
An anthology of specially commissioned "biblio mysteries" set in literary venues includes contributions by such forefront writers as Loren D. Estleman, Anne Perry and Laura Lippman. 6" x 9". (fiction > story collections)
Sour Heart: Stories
Zhang, Jenny. Random House (Penguin Random House). 9780399589386. $26.00. Pages.
The award-winning author of the poetry collection, Dear Jenny, We Are All Find presents a debut story collection that explores the hearts and inner lives of a group of adolescent girls from China and Taiwan who come of age and come to terms with their pasts in a New York City artist community. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > story collections)
Are You Sleeping
Barber, Kathleen. Gallery Bks (Simon & Schuster). 9781501157660. $26.00. Pages.
Distancing herself from her brutally unhealthy family to the point that she lies about her identity to her partner, Josie is forced to confront the past and her own choices when an investigative reporter's mega-hit podcast reopens Josie's father's murder case. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
Assassin's Code, No. 4 (David Slaton)
Larsen, Ward. Forge (Macmillan). 9780765385802. $25.99. Pages.
After receiving a cryptic message on a thumb drive, a former assassin discovers that the new leader of France’s elite counterterrorism force is a terrorist he killed 15 years prior. By the author of Assassin’s Silence. 6" x 9". (fiction > espionage)
Barely Legal, No. 1 (Herbie Fisher)**
Woods, Stuart & Hall, Parnell. Putnam (Penguin Random House). 9780735217232. $28.00. Pages.
Rendered a capable partner at the white-shoe law firm of Woodman & Weld by mentor Stone Barrington, Herbie Fisher finds his training put to the test by the most daring adventure of his career. By the award-winning authors of Smooth Operator. 6" x 9". (fiction > action & adventure)
Raskin, Erika. St. Martin's Pr. 9781250101228. $25.99. Pages.
Accepting a job at her successful obstetrician husband's hospital in spite of his trepidations, social worker and mother of three Marti Trailor thrives in her new position before witnessing an act that exposes the medical center's darker realities and places her under a dangerous spotlight. By the author of Close. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > suspense)
Sternbergh, Adam. Ecco Pr (HarperCollins). 9780062661340. $26.99. Pages.
Helping maintain an uneasy peace in a rural Texas community of criminal misfits who were given a chance at a new life after having their memories altered, sheriff Calvin Cooper struggles with personal secrets in the wake of a suicide and murder. By the Edgar Award-nominated author of Shovel Ready. 50,000 first printing. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
Abramowitz, Adam. Thomas Dunne Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250076298. $25.99. Pages.
A wisecracking, caffeine-fueled bike messenger is forced to navigate Beantown's gritty underworld of gangsters and blood money in a desperate effort to outrace the past in the wake of a development project that exposes his political fixer father's murderous secrets. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (fiction > suspense)
Cook, Robin. Putnam (Penguin Random House). 9780735212480. $27.00. Pages.
Promoted to his elite Boston teaching hospital's Chief Resident, Dr. Noah Rothauser investigates a series of anesthesia errors that are killing patients and raising serious concerns about a resident who has created multiple personalities of herself on the internet. By the best-selling author of Coma. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
Crime Scene, No. 1 (Clay Edison)**
Kellerman, Jonathan & Kellerman, Jesse. Ballantine (Penguin Random House). 9780399594601. $28.99. Pages.
A latest novel of suspense by the award-winning father-son team finds athletic star-turned-coroner's investigator Clay Edison drawn into a complex case involving a retired psychology professor's death and an old scandal involving the horrific murder of one of the professor's students. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > suspense)
Dark and Broken Heart, A
Ellory, R. J.. Overlook Pr (Norton). 9781468311280. $26.95. Pages.
In debt to a notorious drug lord, a NYPD cop hatches a scheme to rob the kingpin and use his own money to repay him. By the award-winning author of the best-selling A Quiet Belief in Angels. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
Dead on Arrival
Richtel, Matt. William Morrow (HarperCollins). 9780062443274. $26.99. Pages.
The bizarre deaths of everyone in a remote Colorado ski town thrusts a world-class virologist into a mystery involving a deadly syndrome that causes him to wonder if the world might be better left unsaved. 40,000 first printing. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
Deep Black, No. 2 (Tom Locke)
McFate, Sean & Witter, Bret. William Morrow (HarperCollins). 9780062403735. $26.99. Pages.
A follow-up to Shadow War finds disillusioned military contractor Tom Locke working undercover with surviving team members deep inside ISIS territory to track down a missing Saudi prince. 20,000 first printing. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
Doll Funeral, The
Hamer, Kate. Melville House Pub. 9781612196657. $25.99. Pages.
On Ruby’s 13th birthday, a wish she didn’t even know she had suddenly comes true—the couple who raised her aren’t her parents at all; but her real parents are somewhere out there, and Ruby is determined to find them. By the author of the best-seller The Girl in the Red Coat. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
Hanson, Hart. Dutton (Penguin Random House). 9781101986363. $26.00. Pages.
A debut thriller by the award-winning creator of Bones traces the experiences of an Army special forces sergeant turned limo driver who after hearing a ghost's warning of imminent danger finds himself implicated in a murder, a situation that is further complicated by his crush on the case's lead detective. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
Emma in the Night**
Walker, Wendy. St. Martin's Pr. 9781250141439. $26.99. Pages.
When one of two teen sisters who disappeared three years earlier returns with an astonishing tale about how they were held on a mysterious island, skeptical forensic psychiatrist Dr. Abby Winter investigates the young woman's family and uncovers disturbing evidence of violated boundaries, betrayals and narcissistic parenting. By a best-selling author. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > suspense)
Exposed, No. 5 (Rosato & DiNunzio)**
Scottoline, Lisa. St. Martin's Pr. 9781250099716. $27.99. Pages.
An epic battle of wills and legal strategy ensues when DiNunzio and Rosato represent opposing sides in a wrongful-termination lawsuit, triggering conflict-of-interest complications that estrange the partners and force their friends and colleagues to take sides. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > suspense)
Fox Hunter, No. 11 (Charlie Fox)
Sharp, Zoe. Pegasus Bks (Norton). 9781681774381. $25.95. Pages.
Unable to forget the men who brutally ended her military career, special forces soldier-turned-bodyguard Charlie Fox finds herself on a mission to the Iraqi countryside amid suspicions that her boss may have pursued a twisted vendetta on her behalf. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
Girl in Snow
Kukafka, Danya. Simon & Schuster. 9781501144370. $26.00. Pages.
When a beloved high school student is found murdered, a boy who loved her, a girl who envied her and the officer investigating the case are challenged to confront their darkest secrets in order to find the truth. A first novel. 6 1/4" x 9 1/4". (fiction > suspense)
I Know a Secret, No. 12 (Rizzoli & Isles)**
Gerritsen, Tess. Ballantine (Penguin Random House). 9780345543882. $28.00. Pages.
Investigating the death of a horror film producer whose murder scene has been gruesomely staged, detective Jane Rizzoli and medical examiner Maura Isles are baffled by an apparent lack of a cause of death, a case that is further complicated by a second, equally bizarre murder. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > suspense)
Impossible Views of the World
Ives, Lucy. Penguin Pr (Penguin Random House). 9780735221536. $25.00. Pages.
Navigating a sticky personal life, a colleague's disappearance and an exhibit by a megalomaniacal corporation, museum curator Stella comes into possession of a map depicting a mysterious 19th-century utopian settlement and embarks on an all-consuming research mission that is complicated by a counterfeiting scheme. A first novel. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
In the Crosshairs, No. 10 (Kyle Swanson Sniper)
Coughlin, Jack. St. Martin's Pr. 9781250103536. $26.99. Pages.
CIA field operative Kyle Swanson must find a former top-level Russian sniper who was working for the United States, but appears to have gone rogue, killing a marine in the latest addition to the series following Long Shot. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
Killer Harvest, A
Cleave, Paul. Atria (Simon & Schuster). 9781501153013. $26.00. Pages.
A blind teen receives a corneal donation that restores his sight but gives him an eerie capacity to experience the memories of their previous owner, his homicide detective father. By the award-winning author of Joe Victim. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
My Absolute Darling
Tallent, Gabriel. Riverhead Bks (Penguin Random House). 9780735211179. $27.00. Pages.
Enduring an isolated existence after the death of her mother, 14-year-old Turtle roams the rocky shores and tide pools of the California coast and refutes every outside attempt to engage her before an unexpected friendship with a newcomer helps her realize the vulnerabilities of her life with her charismatic father. 6" x 9". (fiction > action & adventure)
No Mortal Thing
Seymour, Gerald. Thomas Dunne Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250123695. $26.99. Pages.
A youth who would escape his hardscrabble life by fast-tracking a career in banking takes the law into his own hands after witnessing an assault by a crime family member and discovering that the police do not care, a pursuit that leads him to a delicate surveillance operation that sets off alarms in multiple countries. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > espionage)
Ordeal, No. 10 (William Wisting)
Horst, Jorn Lier. Minotaur Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250111364. $25.99. Pages.
When a woman haunted by her dysfunctional family discovers crucial evidence in the safe of her late grandfather's estate, Inspector William Wisting is forced to compromise his loyalties and the police force's reputation in order to solve a morally challenging cold case. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > suspense)
Other Girl, The**
Spindler, Erica. St. Martin's Pr. 9781250083654. $26.99. Pages.
The ritualistic murder of a beloved college professor forces a small-town Louisiana police officer to confront a traumatic night from her long-buried past. By the best-selling author of Justice for Sara. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > suspense)
Promise to Kill, A, No. 2 (Clyde Barr)
Storey, Erik. Scribner (Simon & Schuster). 9781501124181. $26.00. Pages.
A follow-up to Nothing Short of Dying finds Clyde Barr assisting a sick and elderly Ute whose Native American community is being overrun by a menacing biker gang that is harassing and attacking locals. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
Readymade Thief, The
Rose, Augustus. Viking (Penguin Random House). 9780735221833. $26.00. Pages.
Reluctantly accepting refuge in a cooperative home for homeless kids after taking the fall for a rich friend, Lee discovers that the too-good-to-be-true charity establishment is a front for a secret society of fanatics that are behind the disappearances of street teens. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
Deutermann, Peter T.. St. Martin's Pr. 9781250114082. $26.99. Pages.
When the death of a behind-the-scenes CIA operative reveals that the CIA has been compromised by a Chinese infiltrator, retired CIA officer Preston Allender makes a shocking discovery that upends the entire American intelligence network. By the award-winning author of Pacific Glory. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > suspense)
Room of White Fire, The**
Parker, T. Jefferson. Putnam (Penguin Random House). 9780735212664. $27.00. Pages.
A marine-turned-private investigator struggling from the recent death of his wife races against time to track down a shattered young soldier who has escaped from a mental institution and who possesses a dangerous secret. By the three-time Edgar Award-winning author of Crazy Blood. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
Gross, Andrew. Minotaur Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250079510. $27.99. Pages.
Putting aside his personal needs to join the Norwegian resistance during World War II, engineer Kurt Nordstrum makes a daring escape to England to transmit secret evidence of the Nazis' progress towards building an atomic bomb, in a thriller inspired by a true story. By the best-selling author of No Way Back. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > suspense)
Gattis, Ryan. St. Martin's Pr. 9780374253370. $26.00. Pages.
A former teen gang member and drug addict becomes a DEA safecracker and resolves to live an honest and sober life to uphold the memory of a woman who once rescued him, until an opportunity to repay a past debt compels him to commit one last heist. By the author of Kung Fu High School. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
Brown, Sandra. Grand Central Pub. 9781455572106. $27.00. Pages.
The #1 New York Times best-selling author of Mean Streak and Friction presents a latest novel of romantic suspense. 300,000 first printing. . (fiction > suspense)
Shadow Girl, No. 2 (Afton Tangler)
Schmitt, Gerry. Berkley Pub Group (Penguin Random House). 9780425281789. $26.00. Pages.
Investigating an attack on a helicopter that was carrying a donor heart intended for a home shopping network millionaire businessman, family liaison officer Afton Tangler becomes entangled in an international conspiracy of devastating violence. By the best-selling author of the Cackleberry Club Mysteries. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
Shadow of the Lions
Swann, Christopher. Algonquin Bks (Workman). 9781616205003. $26.95. Pages.
Accepting a teaching job at his former school in the wake of a failed writing career, Matthias guiltily reflects on his role in the disappearance of a classmate 10 years earlier and becomes compelled to learn the young man's fate, a quest that helps him understand his own place in his privileged world. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
Shattered, No. 4 (Max Revere)**
Brennan, Allison. Minotaur Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250129277. $25.99. Pages.
A crossover novel by the best-selling author of Poisonous finds investigative reporter Max Revere teaming up with FBI agent Lucy Kincaid to exonerate a woman wrongly accused of murdering her son. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4". (fiction > suspense)
Sleeping in the Ground, No. 24 (Inspector Banks)**
Robinson, Peter. William Morrow (HarperCollins). 9780062395078. $26.99. Pages.
In the wake of a massacre outside a picturesque Yorkshire church, Detective Superintendent Alan Banks and his team are challenged to unravel a baffling mystery involving a killer who is hiding in plain sight. By the Edgar Award-winning author of When the Music's Over. 75,000 first printing. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
Patterson, James. Little, Brown. 9780316395458. $27.00. Pages.
Living in a world where all needs are anticipated and delivered by a powerful convenience retailer known as The Store, New York writers Jacob and Megan go undercover to expose The Store's secrets in ways that risk their lives. By the award-winning author of Zoo. 500,000 first printing. . (fiction > suspense)
Stranger in the House, A**
Lapena, Shari. Pamela Dorman Bks (Penguin). 9780735221123. $26.00. Pages.
Responding to a call she hoped she would never get, a woman braces herself for the worst in a bad part of town and wakes up with no memory of what happened at the same time the police and her husband accuse her of misconduct. By the author of the best-selling The Couple Next Door. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
Nugent, Liz. Gallery Bks (Simon & Schuster). 9781501167751. $26.00. Pages.
A best-selling debut from Ireland follows a shocking act of violence committed by a successful and charismatic writer of children's books on his wife and literary partner, an attack that leaves her in a coma and causes their baffled friends and family to investigate what happened. 6" x 9". (fiction > suspense)
Overton, Hollie. Orbit (Little, Brown). 9780316268769. $25.00. Pages.
Working a dubious job in a death-row prison to support her son and ailing father, Kristy marries a man who tempts her to pursue a very different life before his violent nature and the ideas of the inmates she has met compel her to risk everything to protect her family. By the author of Baby Doll. 75,000 first printing. . (fiction > suspense)