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  • A Place for Us
    Fatima Farheen Mirza
    Published 6/12/18

    The first novel from Sarah Jessica Parker's new imprint, SJP for Hogarth, A Place for Us is a deeply moving and resonant story of love, identity and belonging.
  • The Summer Wives
    Beatriz Williams
    Published 7/10/18

    New York Times bestselling author Beatriz Williams brings us the blockbuster novel of the season - an electrifying postwar fable of love, class, power, and redemption set among the inhabitants of an island off the New England coast ...
  • The Family Tabor
    Cherise Wolas
    Published 7/17/18

    New from Cherise Wolas, acclaimed author of The Resurrection of Joan Ashby, this provocative, gorgeously rendered novel reckons with the nature of the stories we tell ourselves and our family and the price we pay for second chances.

Publishing Soon

  • The Darkest Time of Night
    Jeremy Finley
    Published 6/26/18

    Investigative journalist for WSMV-TV in Nashville, Jeremy Finley's debut thriller explores what happens to people's lives when our world intersects with the unexplainable.
  • I Will Be Complete
    Glen David Gold
    Published 6/26/18

    From the best-selling author of Carter Beats the Devil and Sunnyside, a big-hearted memoir told in three parts: about growing up in the wake of the destructive choices of an extremely unconventional mother.
  • All We Ever Wanted
    Emily Giffin
    Published 6/26/18

    In the riveting new novel from the #1 bestselling author of Something Borrowed and First Comes Love, three very different people must choose between their families and their most deeply held values...

Featured This Week

  • A Place for Us
    Fatima Farheen Mirza
    Published 6/12/18

    The first novel from Sarah Jessica Parker's new imprint, SJP for Hogarth, A Place for Us is a deeply moving and resonant story of love, identity and belonging.
  • There There
    Tommy Orange
    Published 6/5/18

    Fierce, angry, funny, heartbreaking - Tommy Orange's first novel is a wondrous and shattering portrait of an America few of us have ever seen, and it introduces a brilliant new author at the start of a major career.
  • The Word Is Murder
    Anthony Horowitz
    Published 6/5/18

    Anthony Horowitz has yet again brilliantly reinvented the classic crime novel, this time writing a fictional version of himself as the Watson to a modern-day Holmes.

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New in Hardcover

  • Call Me American
    Abdi Nor Iftin
    Published 6/19/18

    The incredible true story of a boy living in war-torn Somalia who escapes to America--first by way of the movies; years later, through a miraculous green card.
  • A Place for Us
    Fatima Farheen Mirza
    Published 6/12/18

    The first novel from Sarah Jessica Parker's new imprint, SJP for Hogarth, A Place for Us is a deeply moving and resonant story of love, identity and belonging.
  • There There
    Tommy Orange
    Published 6/5/18

    Fierce, angry, funny, heartbreaking - Tommy Orange's first novel is a wondrous and shattering portrait of an America few of us have ever seen, and it introduces a brilliant new author at the start of a major career.

New in Paperback

  • The World of Tomorrow
    Brendan Mathews
    Published 6/19/18

    Three brothers caught up in a whirlwind week of love, blackmail, and betrayal culminating in an assassination plot, set in prewar New York.
  • Love and Other Consolation Prizes
    Jamie Ford
    Published 6/19/18

    From the bestselling author of Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet comes a powerful novel, inspired by a true story, about a boy whose life is transformed at Seattle's epic 1909 World's Fair.
  • See What I Have Done
    Sarah Schmidt
    Published 6/12/18

    In this riveting debut novel, See What I Have Done, Sarah Schmidt recasts one of the most fascinating murder cases of all time into an intimate story of a volatile household and a family devoid of love.

Top Recommendations for Book Clubs

  • Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk
    Kathleen Rooney
    Published 4/3/18

    A love letter to city life, however shiny or sleazy, Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk by Kathleen Rooney paints a portrait of a remarkable woman across the canvas of a changing America: from the Jazz Age to the onset of the AIDS epidemic; the Great ...
  • The Confessions of Young Nero
    Margaret George
    Published 3/20/18

    The New York Times bestselling and legendary author of Helen of Troy and Elizabeth I now turns her gaze on Emperor Nero, one of the most notorious and misunderstood figures in history.
  • The Woman's Hour
    Elaine Weiss
    Published 3/6/18

    The nail-biting climax of one of the greatest political battles in American history: the ratification of the constitutional amendment that granted women the right to vote.

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