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With starred reviews from publications including Booklist, Kirkus Reviews, Publishers Weekly, Library Journal, and AudioFile—your patrons will want to read these much-anticipated books that reviewers are raving about. FICTION: Great Circle: A Novel by Maggie Shipstead The unforgettable story of a daredevil female aviator determined to chart her own course in life, at any cost. “This new […]

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With starred reviews from publications including Booklist, Kirkus Reviews, Publishers Weekly, Library Journal, and AudioFile—your patrons will want to read these much-anticipated books that reviewers are raving about. FICTION: The Duke Undone by Joanna Lowell An artist stumbles upon a naked duke and an unlikely love story begins in this captivating Victorian historical romance. “Impeccably researched, Lowell’s […]

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With starred reviews from publications including Booklist, Kirkus Reviews, Publishers Weekly, Library Journal, and AudioFile—your patrons will want to read these much-anticipated books that reviewers are raving about. FICTION: The Performance by Claire Thomas A novel about three women at turning points in their lives, and the one night that changes everything. “Plumbing themes of intimacy, ambition, […]

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With starred reviews from publications including Booklist, Kirkus Reviews, Publishers Weekly, Library Journal, and AudioFile—your patrons will want to read these much-anticipated books that reviewers are raving about. FICTION: The Absolute Book: A Novel by Elizabeth Knox A bewitching epic fantasy about a revenge killing, a mysterious scroll box that has survived centuries of fires, and the […]

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With starred reviews from publications including Booklist, Kirkus Reviews, Publishers Weekly, Library Journal, and AudioFile—your patrons will want to read these much-anticipated books that reviewers are raving about. FICTION: Trio by William Boyd From the award-winning, best-selling author comes a rollicking novel with a dark undertow, set around three unforgettable individuals and a doomed movie set. “With […]

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With starred reviews from publications including Booklist, Kirkus Reviews, Publishers Weekly, Library Journal, and AudioFile—your patrons will want to read these much-anticipated books that reviewers are raving about. FICTION: The Queen’s Weapons by Anne Bishop Enter the dark and sensual realms of the Black Jewels, a world where power always has a price, in this sweeping story in […]

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With starred reviews from publications including Booklist, Library Journal, and AudioFile—your patrons will want to read these much-anticipated books that reviewers are raving about. NONFICTION: The Daughters of Kobani: A Story of Rebellion, Courage, and Justice by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon The extraordinary story of the women who took on the Islamic State and won. “Handling difficult topics […]

Book Extras

Carnegie Selection Committee members Annie Bostrom and Susan Maguire along with Booklist Adult Books Editor Donna Seaman had an hour-long conversation about the six books shortlisted for the 2019 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction (Francisco Cantú’s The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border, Kiese Laymon’s Heavy: An American Memoir, Beth Macy’s Dopesick: Dealers, […]