Please note: All entries with two asterisks (**) appearing after the title represent titles with higher than normal demand.
Anyone Who's Anyone: The Astonishing Celebrity Interviews, 1987-2017
Wayne, George. Foreword by Graydon Carter. Harper. 9780062380074. $25.99. 304 Pages.
The Vanity Fair journalist collects interviews with some of today's icons as published in his offbeat question-and-answer column, in a curated volume that reflects on his conversations with such personalities as Ivanka Trump, Joan Rivers and Farrah Fawcett. 25,000 first printing. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4". (biography & autobiography)
Charles Darwin: Victorian Mythmaker
Wilson, A. N.. Harper. 9780062433497. $32.50. 432 Pages.
A radical reappraisal of Darwin by the best-selling author of Victoria: A Life argues that the evolution pioneer was less of an original scientific intellect than a ruthless self-promoter who did not give credit to the actual sages whose ideas he advanced in his history-shaping book. 20,000 first printing. 6" x 9" (biography & autobiography)
Goddess of Anarchy: The Life and Times of Lucy Parsons, American Radical
Jones, Jacqueline. Basic Bks (Perseus Bk Group). 9780465078998. $32.00. 480 Pages.
A portrait of 19th-century activist Lucy Parsons discusses her birth to a slave, her Texas upbringing, her marriage to Haymarket "martyr" Albert Parsons, her self-reinvention, the contradictions that riddled her life and her fearless advocacy of First Amendment rights and the working classes. 12,000 first printing. (biography & autobiography)
Last 100 Days, The: FDR at War and at Peace
Woolner, David B.. Basic Bks (Perseus Bk Group). 9780465048717. $32.00. 368 Pages.
A revealing portrait of the end of the 32nd President's life shares new insights into how FDR made his momentous final policy decisions, drawing on new evidence to demonstrate how his final 100 days marked the establishment of the United Nations, a reinvigoration of the New Deal and the possibility of a Jewish homeland in Palestine. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (biography & autobiography)
Last Man Who Knew Everything, The: The Life and Times of Enrico Fermi, Father of the Nuclear Age
Schwartz, David N.. Basic Bks (Perseus Bk Group). 9780465072927. $35.00. 480 Pages.
A portrait of physicist and innovator Enrico Fermi assesses his pivotal role in achieving a nuclear chain reaction, drawing on new archival material and exclusive interviews to share insights into his complex personality, family ties and relationships with the Italian Fascist Party and the Manhattan Project. 20,000 first printing. (biography & autobiography)
Lyrics of Leonard Cohen, The: All the Answers Are Here
Cohen, Leonard. Intro & interview by Malka Marom. Overlook Pr (Norton). 9781468315707. $30.00. 288 Pages.
Presents the classic lyrics of more than 100 Leonard Cohen songs and what inspired them, as told through interviews by Cohen's close friend and fellow musician. Illustrations. 6" x 9" (biography & autobiography)
Madison Park: A Place of Hope
Motley, Eric L. Foreword by Walter Isaacson. Zondervan. 9780310349631. $24.99. 304 Pages.
A special assistant to George W. Bush and executive vice president of The Aspen Institute think tank chronicles his vibrant coming of age in a small Alabama community founded by freed slaves, where he learned valuable lessons about helping others, embracing faith and fighting racial injustice. 6" x 9" (biography & autobiography)
Natural Disaster: I Cover Them. I am One.
Zee, Ginger. Kingswell. 9781484780428. $26.99. 288 Pages.
An ABC News chief meteorologist pulls back the curtain on her life, including her lifelong battle with crippling depression, her romances that range from misguided to dangerous and her tumultuous professional path. 50,000 first printing. (biography & autobiography)
Only Girl in the World, The
Julien, Maude. Trans by Adriana Hunter. Little, Brown. 9780316466622. $27.00. 288 Pages.
A memoir by a therapy specialist in manipulation and psychological control describes her harrowing upbringing by fanatic parents, who raised her in isolation through traumatic disciplinary exercises designed to "eliminate weakness," and recounts how she eventually escaped with the help of an outsider. 50,000 first printing. (biography & autobiography)
Parental Discretion Is Advised: The Rise of N.W.A and the Dawn of Gangsta Rap
Kennedy, Gerrick D.. Atria (Simon & Schuster). 9781501134913. $26.00. 288 Pages.
An authoritative chronicle of the meteoric rise, fall and legacy of the N.W.A., one of America's most popular and enduring music groups, examines their influence on pop culture, black identity and hip-hop music. Illustrations. 6" x 9" (biography & autobiography)
Uncommon Reader, An: A Life of Edward Garnett, Mentor and Editor of Literary Genius
Smith, Helen. Farrar, Straus & Giroux. 9780374281120. $35.00. 448 Pages.
A portrait of the influential 20th-century publisher, critic, editor and literary mentor examines his indelible role in the careers of such leading writers as Joseph Conrad, D. H. Lawrence and Edward Thomas, as well as his efforts to establish Russian, American and Australian literature in British readership. Bibliography. Illustrations. Index. 6" x 9" (biography & autobiography)
Fantasy & Science Fiction
1636: The Vatican Sanctions, No. 24 (Ring of Fire)
Flint, Eric & Gannon, Charles E.. Baen Bks (Pocket Bks). 9781481482776. $25.00. 432 Pages.
A latest entry in the best-selling series is set in a seven-day period in the spring of 1636 and follows Pope Urban's efforts to establish peace among warring Christian denominations while navigating the assassination plots of Borja and Spanish mastermind Pedro Dolor. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (fiction > science fiction)
After the End of the World, No. 2 (Carter & Lovecraft)
Howard, Jonathan L.. Thomas Dunne Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250060907. $26.99. 368 Pages.
In an alternate universe where the Nazis are the good guys, Daniel Carter begins working for a German secret security service to uncover a conspiracy behind a major scientific project, in the second novel of the series following Carter & Lovecraft. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (fiction > horror)
Canto Bight (Journey to Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Ahmed, Saladin, et al.. Del Rey (Penguin Random House). 9781524799533. $28.99. 320 Pages.
A collection of stories brings to the life the inhabitants and visitors of a mysterious casino city Canto Bight, which will be featured in the forthcoming film Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Movie tie-in. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (fiction > science fiction)
Forever Ship, The, No. 3 (Fire Sermon)
Haig, Francesca. Gallery Bks (Simon & Schuster). 9781476767208. $26.00. 400 Pages.
A third entry in the critically acclaimed trilogy that includes The Map of Bones concludes the story of psychic Omega Cass and her powerful Alpha twin, Zach, on a dystopian world struggling for balance between a backward government and its oppressed people centuries after a nuclear apocalypse. 6" x 9" (fiction > science fiction)
Girl in the Tower, The, No. 2 (Winternight Trilogy)**
Arden, Katherine. Del Rey (Penguin Random House). 9781101885963. $27.00. 384 Pages.
In a second entry in the Russian fairy tale-inspired series that began with The Bear and the Nightingale finds an adult Vasya, forced to choose between an arranged marriage and life in a convent, fleeing in the disguise of a boy before her defeat of a band of terrorizing bandits earns her the admiration of the Grand Prince of Moscow. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (fiction > fantasy)
Savile, Steven. St. Martin's Pr. 9781250077837. $25.99. 352 Pages.
A U.S. debut by the award-winning television writer and author of Silver is set 70 years after a rising London actress disappears with one of two rival brothers, a mystery that is investigated by a descendant who explores a magical cityscape to understand the factors that destroyed his grandfather's life. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (fiction > fantasy)
Immortal Life: A Soon to Be True Story
Bing, Stanley. Simon & Schuster. 9781501119835. $26.00. 304 Pages.
A ruthless, aging trillionaire tech inventor engages in a battle of wills against an increasingly desperate man whose body has been created to host the immortality-minded inventor's consciousness. By the best-selling author of Crazy Bosses. 6" x 9" (fiction > science fiction)
Mad Hatters and March Hares: All-New Stories From the World of Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland
Datlow, Ellen. Tor Bks (Macmillan). 9780765391063. $29.99. 336 Pages.
An anthology of original tales inspired by Lewis Carroll's fantastical world features the work of an award-winning editor and contributions by such leading authors as Richard Bowes, Katherine Vaz and Jane Yolen. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (fiction > fantasy)
Mississippi Roll (Wild Cards)**
Martin, George R. R. & Wild Cards Trust, eds. Tor Bks (Macmillan). 9780765390523. $27.99. 336 Pages.
A collection of fantastical adventures set along one of America's greatest rivers is edited by the award-winning author of the A Song of Ice and Fire series and features contributions by such best-selling authors as Carrie Vaughn, David D. Levine and Cherie Priest. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (fiction > science fiction)
Joyner, C. Courtney. Tor Bks (Macmillan). 9780765376350. $26.99. 368 Pages.
When President Ulysses S. Grant is forced by sea monster attacks on navy ships to ask for assistance from death-row inmate Captain Nemo, the notorious seafarer boards his Victorian Steampunk submarine and embarks on an undersea effort to tackle a formidable adversary. By the award-winning author of Shotgun. 5 3/8" x 8 1/4" (fiction > science fiction)
One of Us Will Be Dead by Morning, No. 4 (Hater)
Moody, David. St. Martin's Pr. 9781250108418. $25.99. 336 Pages.
Trapped on a barren island that has become the location of an extreme sports company specializing in corporate team-building events, 15 people gradually realize that a killer is in their midst as members of the group begin to succumb to suspicious accidents, a situation that is further complicated by rumors of an approaching tsunami. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (fiction > horror)
Persepolis Rising, No. 7 (The Expanse)
Corey, James S. A.. Orbit (Little, Brown). 9780316332835. $28.00. 560 Pages.
Presents a latest entry in the best-selling series that includes Leviathan Wakes and Caliban's War and has inspired a major television series. TV tie-in. 100,000 first printing. (fiction > science fiction)
Rebels of Gold, The, No. 3 (The Loom Saga)
Kova, Elise. Keymaster Pr (Cardinal Pub Group). 9781619846531. $23.99. 500 Pages.
A new rebellion rises from the still smoldering remnants of the five guilds of Loom to stand against Dragon tyranny, while on Nova, those same Dragons fight amongst themselves as age-old power struggles shift the political landscape in fateful and unexpected ways. By a USA Today best-selling author. (fiction > fantasy)
Survival, No. 3 (Star Quest)
Bova, Ben. Tor Bks (Macmillan). 9780765379542. $25.99. 336 Pages.
Encountering a civilization of intelligent machines that have survived earlier death waves for eons, the human scouting team struggles to convince the disinterested machines to help secure humanity's survival. By the six-time Hugo Award-winning author of Apes and Angels. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (fiction > science fiction)
War in Crimson Embers, A, No. 3 (The Crimson Empire Trilogy)
Marshall, Alex. Orbit (Little, Brown). 9780316340724. $27.00. 592 Pages.
While Zosia struggles to rally her comrades and rebuild a city decimated by her burning thirst for revenge, an abandoned Sullen attempts to carry out the grim commands of a dead goddess. By the author of The Enterprise of Death. 50,000 first printing. (fiction > fantasy)
Will to Battle, The, No. 3 (Terra Ignota)
Palmer, Ada. Tor Bks (Macmillan). 9780765378040. $26.99. 352 Pages.
In a third entry in the political science-fiction epic set in a future of near-instantaneous travel and abundant provisions, a civilization where nobody living has experienced conflict is torn by the outbreak of war. By the author of Too Like the Lightning. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (fiction > science fiction)
Year One, No. 1 (Chronicles of the One)**
Roberts, Nora. St. Martin's Pr. 9781250122957. $27.99. 432 Pages.
A tale of suspense and survival is set in the wake of a cataclysmic pandemic that wipes out more than half the world's population, replacing science and technology with magic and compelling Lana, a practitioner of good witchcraft, to embark on a perilous journey west with her lover and other survivors. By the best-selling author of the In Death series. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (fiction > fantasy)
Firefly Cove, No. 2 (Miramar Bay)
Bunn, Davis. Kensington Bks. 9781496708328. $21.95. 304 Pages.
A follow-up to the internationally best-selling Miramar Bay follows the experiences of terminally ill young adult Lucius, who returns to the home of his youth to reunite with the only woman he ever loved. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (fiction > religious fiction)
Ice House, The
Smith, Laura Lee. Grove Pr (PGW). 9780802127082. $25.00. 448 Pages.
A man on the brink of losing his family's business in the wake of a mysterious accident receives an equally devastating health diagnosis that compels him to reach out to his estranged drug-addict son and the baby granddaughter he has never met. By the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Empire Falls. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (fiction > general fiction)
In the Fall They Come Back
Bausch, Robert. Bloomsbury Pub (Macmillan). 9781632864000. $30.00. 416 Pages.
Embarking on a teaching career in a small northern Virginia private school, Ben becomes inspired to regard teaching as a life calling until his determination to intervene in the lives of three at-risk students causes him to lose sight of himself. By the author of Far as the Eye Can See. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (fiction > general fiction)
One Station Away
Olafsson, Olaf. Ecco Pr (HarperCollins). 9780062677488. $25.99. 304 Pages.
A New York neurologist navigates his bonds with three women—including an overlooked pianist on the brink of success, a recently deceased dancer, and a mysteriously comatose patient—relationships defined by compromise, silence, illness and an obsessive attempt to communicate. By the author of The Journey Home. 20,000 first printing. 6" x 9" (fiction > general fiction)
Special Envoy: A Spy Novel
Echenoz, Jean. Translated by Sam Taylor. New Pr (Two Rivers Distribution). 9781620973127. $24.95. 160 Pages.
An attractive, restless woman in a failing marriage to a washed up rock star is abducted by French intelligence and trained for a mission to destabilize North Korea. By the award-winning, French author of I’m Gone. 5 1/4" x 7 1/2" (fiction > general fiction)
Three Daughters of Eve
Shafak, Elif. Bloomsbury Pub (Macmillan). 9781632869951. $27.00. 384 Pages.
A tale by the internationally best-selling author of The Architect's Apprentice is set over an evening in contemporary Istanbul and follows the efforts of a woman to navigate cultural, religious and economic tensions during a seaside mansion dinner party while enduring painful memories of her deep multicultural friendships during her Oxford years. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (fiction > religious fiction)
Faw, Katherine & Morris, Katherine Faw. Farrar, Straus & Giroux. 9780374279660. $25.00. 208 Pages.
Returning to her native New York City after a mysterious decade spent in Dubai, a high-end, girlfriend-experience prostitute with a secret agenda establishes a rotation of finance-connected clients and a damaged former Army Ranger who she does not charge for her services. 6" x 9" (fiction > general fiction)
Anesthesia: The Gift of Oblivion and the Mystery of Consciousness
Cole-Adams, Kate. Counterpoint (PGW). 9781619029507. $28.00. 400 Pages.
The author of Walking to the Moon examines what happens to the unconscious mind while under the effects of anesthesia, tracing her own experiences with surgery and the accounts of people who have reported waking mid-surgery, trauma, dreams, hallucinations and submerged memories while under anesthesia. $15,000 ad/promo. 6" x 9" (medical)
Art of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, The**
Szostak, Phi. Foreword by Rian Johnson. Abrams. 9781419727054. $40.00. 256 Pages.
In a book featuring concept art and costume sketches, storyboards and blueprints, fans will take a deep dive into the development of the fantastic worlds, characters and creatures—both old and new—of The Last Jedi, in a book that includes exclusive interviews with the filmmakers. 150,000 first printing. Illustrations. 11 1/4" x 10 3/8" (performing arts)
Clarity Cleanse, The: 12 Steps to Finding Emotional Healing, Spiritual Fulfillment, and Renewed Energy
Sadeghi, Habib. Foreword by Gwyneth Paltrow. Grand Central Life & Style. 9781455542246. $27.00. 304 Pages.
The co-founder of Los Angeles' Be Hive of Healing, FOX News on-air health expert and celebrity spiritual advisor outlines a 90-day dietary and psychological pathway to setting aside the challenges of daily life to create a calm space for processing stressful emotions, relationships and events. 45,000 first printing. (body, mind & spirit)
Danger Within Us, The: America's Untested, Unregulated Medical Device Industry and One Man's Battle to Survive It
Lenzer, Jeanne. Little, Brown. 9780316343763. $28.00. 336 Pages.
An award-winning medical investigative journalist presents an unsettling exposé of the under-regulated medical device industry, revealing the corruption, greed and deceit that have combined to render medical interventions a leading cause of death in America. 35,000 first printing. (medical)
Exact Thinking in Demented Times: The Vienna Circle and the Epic Quest for the Foundations of Science
Sigmund, Karl. Foreword by Douglas Hofstadter. Basic Bks (Perseus Bk Group). 9780465096954. $32.00. 480 Pages.
A group portrait of the early 20th-century intellectuals who transformed the way the world regarded math and science examines the collective stories of such forefront minds as Kurt Gödel, Rudolph Carnap, Ludwig Wittgenstein and Karl Popper. 15,000 first printing. (philosophy)
Happiness in This Life: A Passionate Meditation on Earthly Existence**
Pope Francis. Trans by Oonagh Stransky. Random House (Penguin Random House). 9780525510970. $27.00. 272 Pages.
Presents a collection of homilies, speeches and “messages of the day” that brings together Pope Francis’ wisdom on finding happiness in the here and now. 5" x 7 1/2" (religion)
Improv Nation: How We Made a Great American Art
Wasson, Sam. Houghton Mifflin. 9780544557208. $28.00. 464 Pages.
From the best-selling author of Fosse comes a sweeping history of the uniquely American art form of improv, which has never been more popular, from its beginnings during the McCarthy Era through the rise of such institutions as Second City, the Groundlings and the Upright Citizens Brigade and such performers as Tine Fey, Steve Carell and Bill Murray. Illustrations. 6" x 9" (performing arts)
Jane on the Brain: Exploring the Science of Social Intelligence With Jane Austen
Jones, Wendy. Pegasus Bks (Norton). 9781681775548. $27.95. 336 Pages.
An Austen scholar and therapist reveals Jane Austen's intuitive ability to imbue her characters with hallmarks of social intelligence—and how these beloved works of literature can further illuminate the mind-brain connection. 6" x 9" (social science)
Last Black Unicorn, The
Haddish, Tiffany. Gallery Bks (Simon & Schuster). 9781501181825. $26.00. 288 Pages.
The stand-up comedienne and co-star of The Carmichael Show presents an uproarious and poignant collection of autobiographical essays that reflect her disadvantaged youth as a foster child in South Central Los Angeles; her discovery of her talent for comedy; and her struggles with gender, race and class boundaries in the entertainment industry. 6" x 9" (humor)
No Time to Spare: Thinking About What Matters
Le Guin, Ursula K. Intro by Karen Joy Fowler. Houghton Mifflin. 9781328661593. $22.00. 240 Pages.
Drawing on her blog, the award-winning author shares a collection of thoughts on aging, belief, the state of literature and the state of the nation. 30,000 first printing. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (literary collections)
Should the Tent Be Burning Like That?: A Professional Amateur’s Guide to the Outdoors
Heavey, Bill. Atlantic Monthly Pr (PGW). 9780802127105. $25.00. 240 Pages.
A new collection by the editor of Field & Stream and the author of If You Didn't Bring Jerky, What Did I Just Eat? gathers some of his top-selected writings on the joys and pitfalls of hunting, fishing, family and outdoor adventure. 6" x 9" (sports & recreation)
Spaceport Earth: The Reinvention of Spaceflight
Pappalardo, Joe. Overlook Pr (Norton). 9781468312782. $28.95. 256 Pages.
Shows the current state and future of the space-travel industry at a crucial juncture in the industry’s history. Illustrations. 6" x 9" (science)
Timekeepers: How the World Became Obsessed with Time
Garfield, Simon. Canongate Pub (PGW). 9781782113195. $25.00. 368 Pages.
An authoritative, upbeat exploration of how and why time has become a dominating force in a world that not long ago was measured by the movement of the sun shares stories that reflect humanity's growing obsession with time and its management throughout the past 250 years. By the award-winning author of The End of Innocence. 5 3/4" x 8 3/4" (science)
Uterus Is a Feature, Not a Bug, A: The Working Woman's Guide to Overthrowing the Patriarchy
Lacy, Sarah. HarperBusiness. 9780062641816. $26.99. 320 Pages.
A call to action for today's working moms seeks to reverse negative stereotypes about how female employees with families are weak, emotional or distracted, counseling women to rethink their identities after giving birth while arguing in favor of fairer wages, equal opportunities and more flexible maternity leave. 20,000 first printing. 6" x 9" (business & economics)
Why Comics? From Underground to Everywhere
Chute, Hillary. Harper. 9780062476807. $40.00. 464 Pages.
An analysis of comics culture includes coverage of such topics as the transition of comics from back-page newspaper funnies to a diverse, influential and wildly popular art form, the evolution of underground comics and the ways that comics uniquely reflect history, suburban life and the punk movement. 40,000 first printing. Illustrations. 6" x 9" (literary criticism)
Why You Eat What You Eat: The Science Behind Our Relationship With Food
Herz, Rachel. Norton. 9780393243314. $25.95. 368 Pages.
Explores the psychology, neurology and physiology of eating in today’s North American culture of abundance and excess. Illustrations. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (science)
You Need a Budget: The Proven System for Breaking the Paycheck-to-paycheck Cycle, Getting Out of Debt, and Living the Life You Want
Mecham, Jesse. HarperBusiness. 9780062567581. $23.99. 224 Pages.
A guide based on the tenets of the award-winning financial platform, "You Need a Budget," argues that a well-planned budget does not involve deprivation and counsels readers on how to prioritize financial goals, reduce stress through strategic cash flow allocations and meet the challenges of unplanned expenses. 60,000 first printing. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (personal finance)
You're Not That Great (but neither is anyone else)
Gale, Elan. Grand Central Pub. 9781478918295. $20.00. 192 Pages.
A tongue-in-cheek guide to recognizing the ridiculous in everyday approaches to happiness and staying positive reveals how to harness negativity to make actual improvements, explaining how everyday feelings of poor self-esteem, regret and shame can become tools for a life on one's own terms. By the author of Unspirational Texts from Your Ex. 50,000 first printing. (humor)
Health and Fitness
Atkins: Your Guidebook for Living a Low-Carb and Low-Sugar Lifestyle (Atkins)**
Heimowitz, Colette. Touchstone (Simon & Schuster). 9781501175442. $30.00. 336 Pages.
A sumptuously photographed collection of 100 Atkins whole-food recipes and approaches to enjoying favorite foods in healthier ways explains how to lose weight while eating correctly, not less, by identifying what levels of carbs can be sustained on an individual level. Illustrations. 8" x 9" (health & fitness)
Craving Cure, The: Identify Your Craving Type to Activate Your Natural Appetite Control
Ross, Julia. Flatiron Books. 9781250063199. $27.99. 416 Pages.
The best-selling author of The Mood Cure exposes the particularly addictive qualities of today's combinations of processed carbs, explaining how to quickly reset the body's appetite-regulating neurotransmitters through strategic dietary approaches built on five key amino acid supplements that target food addiction. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (health & fitness)
Dr. Sears T5 Wellness Plan, The: Transform Your Mind and Body, Five Changes in Five Weeks
Sears, William & Basile, Erin Sears. BenBella Bks (Two Rivers Distribution). 9781944648701. $24.95. 300 Pages.
The acclaimed author of The Baby Book and his daughter outline a five-week nutrition and lifestyle guide for overcoming chronic poor health, sharing recommendations specifically designed to decrease inflammation, protect the brain and heart, strengthen the gut, balance hormones and improve biochemistry. 6" x 9" (health & fitness)
Even the Stiffest People Can Do the Splits: A 4-Week Stretching Plan to Achieve Amazing Health
Eiko. Rodale Pr (St. Martin's Pr). 9781635651782. $19.99. 176 Pages.
A best-selling guide by a renowned yoga instructor from Japan explains how to use targeted stretching for a range of health benefits, in a program for increased flexibility, improved circulation, reduced joint pain and toned muscles that is complemented by instructive photographs. Illustrations. 8" x 8" (health & fitness)
Evolved Eater, The: A Quest to Eat Better, Live Better, and Change the World
Taranto, Nick. St. Martin's Pr. 9781250122117. $26.99. 272 Pages.
The co-founder of the Plated home delivery food service presents an investigation into the industrial American food complex, tracing his own experiences as a depressed and overweight former Marine who resolved to make more responsible food choices that also create less waste in a world where millions face malnutrition. Illustrations. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (health & fitness)
Four-Pack Revolution, The: How You Can Aim Lower, Cheat on Your Diet, and Still Lose Weight & Keep It Off
Sonnen, Chael & Parsons, Ryan. Rodale Pr (St. Martin's Pr). 9781623369637. $24.99. 240 Pages.
A total-life program for sustainable weight loss and fitness, written by an MMA star and a veteran MMA sports performance expert, debunks popular misconceptions about weight loss while explaining how to take beneficial breaks from a diet and perform intense, 10-minute workouts that can be more effective than longer cardio routines. Illustrations. 7 1/2" x 9 1/8" (health & fitness)
How Not to Die Cookbook, The: 100+ Recipes to Help Prevent and Reverse Disease
Greger, Michael, with Gene Stone. Flatiron Books. 9781250127761. $29.99. 272 Pages.
The author of the best-selling How Not to Die presents a fully illustrated companion cookbook of health-bolstering, plant-based recipes based on the latest nutrition science, from Superfood Breakfast Bites and Spaghetti Squash Puttanesca to Two-Berry Pie with Pecan-Sunflower Crust. Illustrations. 7 1/2" x 9 1/8" (health & fitness)
Longevity Code, The: The New Science of Aging
Verburgh, Kris. Experiment LLC (Workman Pub). 9781615194131. $25.95. 320 Pages.
Thoroughly explains why and how we age—and the four most crucial areas we have control over, to slow down, and even reverse, the aging process—in a book that discusses new types of vaccines, and the use of mitochondrial DNA, CRISPR proteins, stem cells and more. Includes recipes. Appendix. Illustrations. Index. 6" x 9" (health & fitness)
Personalized Diet, The: Why One-Size-Fits-All Diets Don't Work
Elinav, Eran & Segal, Eran, with Eve Adamson. Grand Central Life & Style. 9781478918806. $28.00. 368 Pages.
A full-length guide based on the authors' research into personalized nutrition and the ways that different people respond to the same foods challenges the philosophies of universal diet programs and outlines tools for creating a healthy diet and lifestyle based on how a given person's body reacts. 50,000 first printing. (health & fitness)
Pretty Intense: The 90-Day Mind, Body and Food Plan that Will Absolutely Change Your Life
Patrick, Danica, with Stephen Perrine. Avery Pub (Penguin Random House). 9780735216563. $30.00. 304 Pages.
The popular NASCAR star outlines a 90-day, high-intensity program for sculpting the body and calming the mind, complementing a customized, energy-centric eating plan with full-body training and stretching exercises to promote strength, endurance and flexibility. Illustrations. 7 1/2" x 9 1/8" (health & fitness)
Super Carb Diet, The
Harper, Bob, with Danny Pellegrino. St. Martin's Pr. 9781250146601. $25.99. 304 Pages.
The host of The Biggest Loser and best-selling author of The Skinny Rules transitions away from elimination diets to outline time-tested strategies for overcoming cravings and enabling sustainable weight loss by consuming nutrient-dense foods and carefully timed carbs. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (health & fitness)
Target 100: The World's Simplest Weight-Loss Program in 6 Easy Steps
Josefsberg, Liz. Foreword by Jennifer Hudson. BenBella Bks (Two Rivers Distribution). 9781944648664. $24.95. 280 Pages.
A 15-year veteran of the weight-loss industry—who has both lost a significant amount of weight and helped celebrity clients—challenges the approaches of impractical and contradictory diets to outline holistic and manageable weight loss practices that involve drinking water, exercising, sleeping more and reducing stress. 100,000 first printing. 6" x 9" (health & fitness)
Enchantress of Numbers**
Chiaverini, Jennifer. Dutton (Penguin Random House). 9781101985205. $27.00. 448 Pages.
Rigorously educated in mathematics and science by her mother, an only legitimate child of brilliant Romantic poet Lord Byron is introduced into London society as a highly eligible heiress before forging a deep bond with inventor Charles Babbage and using her unique talents to become the world's first computer programmer. By the best-selling author of Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker. Tour. 6" x 9" (fiction > historical fiction)
Last Suppers, The
Mikulencak, Mandy. Kensington Bks. 9781496710031. $25.00. 304 Pages.
In 1950s Louisiana, Ginny Polk's quest to provide meals for death row prisoners leads her into the secrets of her own past. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (fiction > historical fiction)
Ravenspur: Rise of the Tudors, No. 4 (Wars of the Roses)
Iggulden, Conn. Pegasus Bks (Norton). 9781681776859. $25.95. 496 Pages.
A conclusion to the best-selling series is set in 1470 England, where an escalating battle between the House of Lancaster and the army of Edward of York leads to the unexpected rise of the Red Dragon, Henry Tudor. 6" x 9" (fiction > historical fiction)
Walworth Beauty, The
Roberts, Michèle. Bloomsbury Pub (Macmillan). 9781408883396. $28.00. 400 Pages.
After moving to Walworth outside London in 2011, a woman’s life becomes obsessed with local history, particularly that of a man who interviewed prostitutes in the same area in 1851, in a novel by the author of Daughters of the House. 5 1/4" x 8 1/2" (fiction > historical fiction)
War Bride's Scrapbook, The
Preston, Caroline. Ecco Pr (HarperCollins). 9780061966927. $29.99. 224 Pages.
A second visual novel by the author of The Scrapbook of Frankie Pratt traces a World War II love story as narrated through an impulsive new bride's array of vintage postcards, newspaper clippings, photographs and other historical memorabilia. 35,000 first printing. Illustrations. 7 3/8" x 9 1/8" (fiction > historical fiction)
American Quilt, An: Unfolding a Story of Family and Slavery
May, Rachel. Pegasus Bks (Norton). 9781681774176. $27.95. 384 Pages.
After the discovery of an unfinished 1830s quilt in a box of family correspondence, the author investigates the history of the women who made it and uncovers the overlooked history of Northern slavery and the women's role in the growth of mercantile America. 6" x 9" (history — general)
Becoming Hitler: The Making of a Nazi
Weber, Thomas. Basic Bks (Perseus Bk Group). 9780465032686. $35.00. 464 Pages.
An award-winning historian charts Hitler's radical transformation after World War I from a directionless loner into an influential National Socialist leader. 30,000 first printing. (history — general)
Caesar's Footprints: A Cultural Excursion to Ancient France: Journeys Through Roman Gaul
Omrani, Bijan. Pegasus Bks (Norton). 9781681775661. $28.95. 416 Pages.
Takes readers on an intellectual adventure through ancient France, revealing how Julius Caesar’s conquest of Gaul changed the course of French culture, forever transforming modern Europe. Illustrations. 6" x 9" (history — general)
Enemies and Neighbors: Arabs and Jews in Palestine and Israel, 1917-2017
Black, Ian. Atlantic Monthly Pr (PGW). 9780802127037. $30.00. 512 Pages.
An authoritative account of more than a century of violent confrontation, war and occupation in Palestine and Israel, published on the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration and the 50th anniversary of the Six-Day War, draws on a wide range of sources to offer new insights into major events and present-day challenges. 6" x 9" (history — general)
Fortress America: How We Embraced Fear and Abandoned Democracy
May, Elaine Tyler. Basic Bks (Perseus Bk Group). 9780465055920. $30.00. 256 Pages.
The award-winning social historian and author of America and the Pill untangles the roots of America's culture of national and personal security, arguing that the nation's collective obsession with defense and danger is placing us at risk for the loss of democratic traditions. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (history — United States)
Grass Roots: The Rise and Fall and Rise of Marijuana in America
Dufton, Emily. Basic Bks (Perseus Bk Group). 9780465096169. $28.00. 320 Pages.
A chronicle of marijuana's journey toward and away from legalization examines how grassroots activists from the 1970s nearly secured its decriminalization before conservative parents and the Reagan administration transformed cannabis into a focus for the War on Drugs. 12,000 first printing. (history — United States)
London's Triumph: Merchants, Adventurers, and Money in Shakespeare's City
Alford, Stephen. Bloomsbury Pub (Macmillan). 9781620408216. $28.00. 336 Pages.
An account of the dramatic growth of 16th-century London evaluates the influence of the discoveries of the New World and direct sea routes to Asia, examining how an ambitious surge in shipping and trade placed the country and its capital at the center of the world stage. By the author of The Watchers. Illustrations. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (history — general)
Mayflower, The: The Families, the Voyage, and the Founding of America
Fraser, Rebecca. St. Martin's Pr. 9781250108562. $29.99. 384 Pages.
With the aid of contemporary documents, the author brings to life an ordinary family, the Winslows, made less ordinary by their responses to the challenges of the New World after their passage on the Mayflower, in a book that looks at the First Thanksgiving and the Winslows conflicted relationship with the Wampanoag Indians. Illustrations. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (history — United States)
Moral Combat: How Sex Divided American Christians and Fractured American Politics
Griffith, R. Marie. Basic Bks (Perseus Bk Group). 9780465094752. $32.00. 416 Pages.
A respected scholar of American religion and sexuality presents a sweeping chronicle of the century of religious conflict behind many of today's most contentious issues, exploring how the Christian consensus about gender roles and sexual morality has changed throughout recent decades. 15,000 first printing. (history — United States)
Saboteur, The: The Aristocrat Who Became France's Most Daring Anti-Nazi Commando
Kix, Paul. Harper. 9780062322524. $27.99. 320 Pages.
The senior editor of ESPN the Magazine presents a first book in which he illuminates the life and exploits of British Special Operations Executive and French Resistance hero Robert de la Rochefoucald, tracing his privileged upbringing, his elite military training and the missions he conducted as an Allied spy. 75,000 first printing. 6" x 9" (history — military history)
Mystery & Detective
Beau Death, No. 17 (Peter Diamond)
Lovesey, Peter. Soho Crime (Penguin Random House). 9781616959050. $27.95. 416 Pages.
When human remains in 18th-century clothing are discovered on a demolition site, Chief Inspector Peter Diamond eagerly embarks on a mission to prove that a scandal-marked fashion icon from Bath may have had quite a different end than the one popularly believed. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Blood Truth, No. 4 (Rick Cahill)
Coyle, Matt. Oceanview Pub. 9781608092390. $26.95. 368 Pages.
Rick Cahill opens a safe hidden in his childhood home for decades, uncovering layers of clues to his father’s disgrace and painful death and encountering powerful forces intent on keeping the past buried. 6 1/2" x 9 1/4" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Bloodstains with Brontë, No. 2 (Crime with the Classics)
Hyde, Katherine Bolger. Minotaur Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250065483. $24.99. 288 Pages.
When the murdered body of a contractor is discovered at a Halloween murder-mystery fundraiser, detective Luke Richards reluctantly investigates Windy Corner's single-mother housekeeper, Katie; while owner Emily Cavanaugh identifies common traits shared by the victim and St. John Rivers from Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Body in the Casket, The, No. 24 (Faith Fairchild Mysteries)**
Page, Katherine Hall. William Morrow (HarperCollins). 9780062439567. $25.99. 272 Pages.
Catering the lavish birthday party of a Broadway legend, Faith Fairchild is astonished when her client reveals that he hired her less for her culinary prowess and more for her skills as a detective and that one of his guests is trying to kill him. Includes recipes. By the Agatha Award-winning author of The Body in the Birches. 25,000 first printing. 6" x 9" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Colorado Boulevard, No. 3 (Crush Mysteries)
Sutton, Phoef. Prospect Park Books. 9781945551147. $24.95. 300 Pages.
When his roommate and honorary brother is kidnapped, Los Angeles' toughest bodyguard and bouncer springs into action on the estate of the victim's estranged father, a wealthy developer who is obsessed with building California's bullet train. 5 1/4" x 8" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Dark Asylum, No. 2 (Jem Flockhart)
Thomson, E. S.. Pegasus Bks (Norton). 9781681775395. $25.95. 384 Pages.
Set in a crumbling Victorian asylum where a gruesome murder is committed, a sequel to Beloved Poison explores the early science of brain study while giving chilling insight into an asylum's workings. 6" x 9" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Dark Dawn Over Steep House, No. 5 (The Gower Street Detective)
Kasasian, M. R. C.. Pegasus Bks (Norton). 9781681775647. $25.95. 432 Pages.
Detective Sidney Gower and his ward, March Middleton, must solve a mystery that involves a Prussian Count, two damsels in distress, a Chinese man from Wales, a gangster looking for love and the shadowy ruin of a once-loved family home, Steep House. 6" x 9" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Dead Man's Blues
Celestin, Ray. Pegasus Bks (Norton). 9781681775609. $25.95. 464 Pages.
In 1928 Chicago, a team of Pinkerton detectives work on three cases—a clique of city leaders is poisoned in a fancy hotel; a white gangster is found mutilated in an alleyway in the Blackbelt; and a famous heiress vanishes without a trace—that soon become intertwined in the most dangerous of ways. 6" x 9" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Death at the Emerald, No. 3 (Frances Ffolkes)
R. J. Koreto. Crooked Lane Books. 9781683313373. $27.99. Pages.
When the 30-year disappearance of a famous actor becomes the obsession of an elderly family friend, Lady Frances Ffolkes immerses herself in the glamorous world of Edwardian theater and the motion-picture craze in London to unravel a dangerous conspiracy. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Devious Death, A, No. 3 (Lady & Lady's Maid Mysteries)
Maxwell, Alyssa. Kensington Bks. 9781617738388. $25.00. Pages.
In the sobering yet hopeful years following the First World War, Lady Phoebe Renshaw and her lady’s maid, Eva Huntford, find their summer plans marred by an instance of murder. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Ginger Snapped, No. 5 (Spice Shop Mysteries)
Oust, Gail. Minotaur Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250081261. $27.99. Pages.
When their town's Realtor of the Year, a suspected romantic interest for police chief Wyatt McBride, is found murdered, Wyatt is targeted with suspicion and suspended from his post, compelling Piper Prescott to launch an investigation to clear his name. By the author of Rosemary and Crime. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (fiction > mystery & detective)
My Brother's Keeper
Malane, Donna. Minotaur Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250111340. $25.99. Pages.
Helping an ex-convict track down the teenage daughter she lost contact with while in prison, missing-persons expert Diane Rowe struggles with concerns that her client's intentions may not be as honorable as they seem. By the award-winning author of Surrender. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Nightblind, No. 2 (Dark Iceland)
Jonasson, Ragnar. Minotaur Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250096098. $25.99. Pages.
A U.S. release of an international best-seller follows the murder of a policeman with a haunted past and the arrival of a mysterious young woman whose own secrets threaten the safety of everyone in a tight-knit Northern Iceland fishing village. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Ninth Grave, The, No. 2 (Fabian Risk)
Ahnhem, Stefan. Minotaur Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250103208. $28.99. Pages.
A second entry in the internationally best-selling and award-winning series finds criminal investigator Fabian Risk and his Danish colleague, Dunja Hougaard, teaming up on a serial murder case involving a Swedish minister of justice and a Danish television star's wife, in a thriller set six months before the events of Victim Without a Face. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Sorcerer's Appendix, The, No. 4 (Brothers Grimm Mysteries)
Brackston, P. J.. Pegasus Bks (Norton). 9781681775302. $25.95. Pages.
When Gretel from the popular children's tale—now all grown up and working as a private investigator—takes on the case of a missing sorcerer, she doesn't realize that it will take her into the heart of the deep, dark woods, and face to face with an old enemy. 6" x 9" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Splintered Silence, No. 1 (Bone Gap Travellers)
Furlong, Susan. Kensington Bks. 9781496711663. $26.00. Pages.
Former Marine MP Brynn Callahan returns to her insular community in the Appalachian Mountains of Tennessee with PTSD and her canine partner, Wilco, only to discover the body of a woman that has personal connections to her. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Strong to the Bone, No. 9 (Caitlin Strong)
Land, Jon. Forge (Macmillan). 9780765384645. $26.99. Pages.
Fifth generation Texas Ranger Caitlin Strong pursues a killer who eluded her grandfather more than half a century earlier, a case that reveals a conspiracy connecting a World War II-era Nazi POW camp and a modern-day neo-Nazi gang. By the best-selling author of Strong Cold Dead. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Trespass (Inspector Celcius Daly Mysteries)
Quinn, Anthony. Pegasus Bks (Norton). 9781681775500. $25.95. Pages.
Detective Celsius Daly searches for a missing boy, which leads to an unsolved mystery from the era of The Troubles, an ethno-nationalist conflict in Northern Ireland during the late 20th century. 6" x 9" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Unholy City, No. 3 (Claire Codella)
Carrie Smith. Crooked Lane Books. 9781683313298. $27.99. Pages.
When a senior churchwarden is found murdered in the herb garden of his Manhattan church, detectives Claire Codella and Brian Haggerty set aside their differences to identify a killer among several possible suspects. By the award-winning author of Forgotten City. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Vanishing Season, The
Schaffhausen, Joanna. Minotaur Bks (St. Martin's Pr). 9781250126047. $24.99. Pages.
An award-winning first novel follows the experiences of a police officer who hides her identity as a serial killer's only surviving victim while overseeing petty crime in a sleepy community where the disappearances of three people on a fateful anniversary compels the officer to reach out to the FBI agent who saved her years earlier. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Wild Chamber, No. 14 (Peculiar Crimes Unit)
Fowler, Christopher. Bantam Bks (Penguin Random House). 9781101887066. $27.00. Pages.
Octogenarian detectives Arthur Bryant and John May investigate the baffling case of a girl and a dog who vanish into thin air from London's Regent Park on an early summer morning. By the award-winning author of Strange Tide. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (fiction > mystery & detective)
Following Fifi: My Adventures Among Wild Chimpanzees: Lessons From our Closest Relatives
Crocker, John. Foreword by Jane Goodall. Pegasus Bks (Norton). 9781681775685. $27.95. Pages.
In a book with 24 pages of full-color photos, an author who worked with Jane Goodall as a student brings readers into a remote African forest to examine chimpanzees and understand the roots of human behavior. Illustrations. 6" x 9" (nature)
Kiss the Ground: How the Food You Eat Can Reverse Climate Change, Heal Your Body & Ultimately Save Our World
Tickell, Josh. Foreword by John Mackey. Enliven. 9781501170256. $26.00. Pages.
The influential journalist and award-winning director of Good Fortune explores the potential of soil to reverse climate change and how a regenerative farming diet can support wellness and important environmental needs. Illustrations. 6" x 9" (nature)
Leaving the Wild: The Unnatural History of Dogs, Cats, Cows, and Horses
Ehringer, Gavin. Pegasus Bks (Norton). 9781681775562. $27.95. Pages.
Presents a thought-provoking and surprising exploration of the ever-evolving relationship between humans and domesticated animals. Illustrations. 6" x 9" (nature)
Bannon: Always the Rebel
Koffler, Keith. Regnery Pub. 9781621577034. $28.99. Pages.
A White House reporter traces Steve Bannon's wild path to Breitbart, the White House and back to Breitbart, where Bannon has pledged to follow through on his promise to create a better future for working class Americans—even if it means going to war with members of the Trump administration. 50,000 first printing. 6" x 9" (political science)
Blood Profits: How American Consumers Unwittingly Fund Terrorists
Neumann, Vanessa. St. Martin's Pr. 9781250089359. $26.99. Pages.
Revealing how the multibillion-dollar illegal trade of everyday counterfeit products is actually funding the world's terrorist organizations, a sobering report by an expert on countering illicit trade explains the dangerous consequences of purchasing contraband, from cheap cigarettes and prostitute services to fake designer bags and bootleg DVDs. Illustrations. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (political science)
Doomsday Machine, The: Confessions of a Nuclear War Planner
Ellsberg, Daniel. Bloomsbury Pub (Macmillan). 9781608196708. $30.00. Pages.
The Nuclear Age Peace Foundation Senior Fellow and iconic whistleblower who leaked the Pentagon Papers presents an eyewitness exposé of the dangers of America's secret, long-standing nuclear policy. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (political science)
Let Trump Be Trump: The Inside Story of His Rise to the Presidency
Lewandowski, Corey. Center Street (Grand Central Pub). 9781546083306. $27.00. Pages.
A former campaign manager for Donald Trump's successful 2016 presidential run offers an insider's look at the ups and downs on the campaign trail. 250,000 first printing. (political science)
Radical Origins: Why We Are Losing the Battle Against Islamic Extremism—And How to Turn the Tide
Ibrahim, Azeem. Pegasus Bks (Norton). 9781681775487. $27.95. Pages.
An international expert traces the menacing rise of the extreme ideology of Wahhabism—the puritanical, reactionary, isolationist, xenophobic and bigoted sect of Sunni Islam that has been the ideological bedrock of the state of Saudi Arabia since its original rise in the 18th Century—and argues that it is this ideology that is fueling ISIS and terror cells worldwide. 6" x 9" (political science)
Secrets of the Secret Service: The History and Uncertain Future of the U.S. Secret Service
Byrne, Gary J.. Center Street (Grand Central Pub). 9781546082477. $27.00. Pages.
A behind-the-scenes look at the inner workings of the U.S. Secret Service shares insights into the reactionary approaches of the agency's increasingly politicized management and how the author, a former Secret Service officer and the author of Crisis of Character, believes that new strategies are placing presidential security at risk. 150,000 first printing. (political science)
Art of Running in Heels, The. Hardcover Library Edition
Gibson, Rachel. Avon (HarperCollins). 9780062804167. $26.99. Pages.
Runaway reality-show bride Lexie shares a one-night stand with Sean, the biggest star on the Seattle Chinooks hockey team, only to have a photo of their passionate night published online, a high-profile scandal that compels them to spin the whole story. By a New York Times best-selling author. 30,000 first printing. 6" x 9" (fiction > romance)
If Ever I Should Love You, No. 1 (The Spinster Heiresses)
Maxwell, Cathy. Avon (HarperCollins). 9780062804105. $26.99. Pages.
One of three heiress debutantes who have been on the marriage market longer than ideal finally meets her match in a penniless earl who would win her love in spite of her resolve to have a marriage in name only. 30,000 first printing. 6" x 9" (fiction > romance)
It's Hard Out Here for a Duke, No. 4 (Keeping Up With the Cavendishes). Hardcover Library Edition
Rodale, Maya. Avon (HarperCollins). 9780062697332. $25.99. Pages.
An American-born man about to become the Duke of Durham has a one-night stand with a commoner who he can’t quite escape. By the USA Today best-selling author of Lady Claire is All That. 30,000 first printing. 6" x 9" (fiction > romance)
Now That You Mention It. Hardcover Library Edition
Higgins, Kristan. HQN Bks (Harlequin). 9781335915276. $26.99. Pages.
Returning to her hometown in the hopes of reconciling with her estranged family, a woman who recently survived a brush with death makes discoveries with the potential to heal the rift or permanently separate her from her surviving relatives. By the New York Times best-selling author of If You Only Knew. 6 1/8" x 9 1/4" (fiction > romance)
Little Book of Lykke, The: Secrets of the World's Happiest People
Wiking, Meik. William Morrow (HarperCollins). 9780062820334. $19.99. Pages.
The author of the New York Times best-selling The Little Book of Hygge shares a new collection of inspirational writings and suggestions for achieving happiness by practicing the art of seeking out the good that exists in today's world. 150,000 first printing. Illustrations. 5" x 7 1/8" (self-help)
Meditation for Fidgety Skeptics: A 10% Happier How-To Book**
Harris, Dan; Adler, Carlye; & Warren, Jeffrey. Spiegel & Grau (Penguin Random House). 9780399588945. $26.00. Pages.
The co-anchor of Nightline and author of the best-selling 10% Happier presents a lighthearted, practical guide to meditation that debunks the myths, misconceptions and self-deceptions that make everyday people reluctant to participate. Illustrations. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (self-help)
Waking Up in Winter: In Search of What Really Matters at Midlife
Richardson, Cheryl. HarperOne. 9780062681669. $26.99. Pages.
The New York Times best-selling author of Take Time for Your Life explores the obstacles and opportunities particular to midlife, sharing her journal reflections on staying motivated in the face of lower energy, living a life of purpose and committing to growth. 50,000 first printing. 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" (self-help)
Alive in Shape and Color: 17 Paintings by Great Artists and the Stories They Inspired**
Block, Lawrence, ed. Contributions by Joyce Carol Oates, et al.. Pegasus Bks (Norton). 9781681775616. $25.95. Pages.
Pairs full-color reproductions of famous paintings with the stories they inspired, in a collection that includes contributions from such authors as Joyce Carol Oates, Lee Child, Sarah Weinman, Michael Connelly, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Jeffery Deaver, Jill D. Block, Joe R. Lansdale, Gail Levin, David Morrell and others. Illustrations. 6" x 9" (fiction > story collections)
Death at Nuremberg, No. 4 (Clandestine Operations)**
Griffin, W. E. B. & Butterworth, William E. IV. Putnam (Penguin Random House). 9780399176746. $29.00. Pages.
Assigned to the Nuremberg war trials, special agent James Cronley, Jr., finds himself fighting wars on multiple fronts, in a dramatic entry in the popular series about the birth of the Central Intelligence Agency and the Cold War. By the author of Curtain of Death. 6" x 9" (fiction > action & adventure)
Demon Crown, The, No. 12 (Sigma Force)**
Rollins, James. William Morrow (HarperCollins). 9780062381736. $28.99. Pages.
The members of Sigma Force reluctantly join forces with their most hated enemy to stop a primordial threat with ties to the American Civil War and the secret work of Alexander Graham Bell. 500,000 first printing. Tour. 6" x 9" (fiction > suspense)
Direct Fire, No. 4 (Captain Jake Mahegan)
Tata, A. J.. Kensington Bks. 9781496706645. $26.00. Pages.
When someone starts killing banking executives and military brass and families, Jake Mahegan joins forces with combat JAG officer Alexandra Russell to take down a killer who goes by the name “Jackknife,” a Syrian refugee-turned-terrorist who vows to avenge the bombing of a Syrian wedding, by killing as many Americans as possible. 6" x 9" (fiction > suspense)
Insidious Intent, No. 10 (Tony Hall & Carol Jordan)**
McDermid, Val. Atlantic Monthly Pr (PGW). 9780802127167. $26.00. Pages.
A latest entry in the best-selling series by the award-winning author of Splinter the Silence finds Tony Hill and Carol Jordan on the trail of a serial killer who targets single women at weddings. 6" x 9" (fiction > suspense)
Last Man in Tehran, The, No. 4 (Red Cell)
Henshaw, Mark. Touchstone (Simon & Schuster). 9781501161261. $24.99. Pages.
When an attack on an Israeli port triggers a Mossad campaign of sabotage and assassination, new Red Cell chief Kyra Stryker turns to her former mentors, retired Red Cell chief Jonathan Burke and former CIA director Kathryn Cooke, to identify Langley moles who are helping the Mossad wage its covert war. By the author of Cold Shot. 6" x 9" (fiction > espionage)
Wanted, The (Elvis Cole and Joe Pike)**
Crais, Robert. Putnam (Penguin Random House). 9780399161506. $28.00. Pages.
Investigator Elvis Cole and his partner, Joe Pike, embark on a seemingly simple case involving a client who fears her troubled teen son is dealing drugs, an investigation that reveals the young man's dangerous role in a string of high-end burglaries that have resulted in a murder and a disappearance. By the award-winning author of The Promise. 6" x 9" (fiction > suspense)
We'll Sleep When We're Old
Corrias, Pino. Atria (Simon & Schuster). 9781501144950. $26.00. Pages.
Rising to the head of the Italian film industry, a controversial producer, his scriptwriter best friend and his actress muse navigate the cutthroat realities of fame and fortune before the producer goes missing in the wake of a devastating fire, triggering national speculation. 6" x 9" (fiction > suspense)
You Can Run
Mosby, Steve. Pegasus Bks (Norton). 9781681775586. $25.95. Pages.
As the manhunt for the Red River Killer intensifies, Detective Inspector Will Turner finds himself fighting to stay involved in the investigation. 6" x 9" (fiction > suspense)