October is another month with a bounty of sure-to-be bestselling books. Below we’re sharing five great titles, but take a peek at Our Extended October list HERE!


The Book of Strange New Things
By Michel Faber

A monumental, genre-defying novel over ten years in the making, Michel Faber’s The Book of Strange New Things is a masterwork from a writer in full command of his many talents.
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The Goddess of Small Victories
By Yannick Grannec

An internationally bestselling debut novel that delves into the life of Kurt Gödel, one of our century’s greatest scientific minds.
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Leaving Time: A Novel
By Jodi Picoult

The beloved #1 New York Times bestselling author’s Ballantine debutthe gripping story of a daughter searching for her missing motherand one of her most powerful and affecting novels yet.
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The Secret History of Wonder Woman
By Jill Lepore
A riveting work of historical detection revealing that the origins of one the world’s most iconic superheroes hides within it a fascinating family storyand a crucial history of twentieth-century feminism.
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Some Luck: A Novel
By Jane Smiley

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of A Thousand Acres: a heartwarming, deeply engaging new novelthe life and times of an American farm family over three transformative decades.
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