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A Place for Us A Novel by Mirza, Fatima Farheen. A Place for Us A Novel

-- -- — The first novel from Sarah Jessica Parker's new imprint, SJP for Hogarth, A Place for Us A Place for Us A Place for Us is a book for our times: an astonishingly tender-hearted novel of identity and belonging, and a resonant portrait of what it means to be an American family today. It announces Fatima Farheen Mirza as a major new literary talent.

Jul 17, 2018
A Reaper at the Gates by Tahir, Sabaa. A Reaper at the Gates

-- Entertainment Weekly "The perfect summer read." --The Washington Post The highly anticipated third book in #1 New York Times Beyond the Martial Empire and within it, the threat of war looms ever larger. Helene Aquilla, the Blood Shrike, is desperate to protect her sister's life and the lives of everyone in the Empire. But she knows that danger lurks on all sides: Emperor Marcus, haunted by his past, grows increasingly unstable and violent, while Keris Veturia, the ruthless Commandant, capita

Jul 17, 2018
Bad Blood Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup by Carreyrou, John. Bad Blood Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

-- All the President's Men. The full inside story of the breathtaking rise and shocking collapse of Theranos, the multibillion-dollar biotech startup, by the prize-winning journalist who first broke the story and pursued it to the end, despite pressure from its charismatic CEO and threats by her lawyers. In 2014, Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes was widely seen as the female Steve Jobs: a brilliant Stanford dropout whose startup "unicorn" promised to revolutionize the medical industry w

Jul 17, 2018
Black Klansman Race, Hate, and the Undercover Investigation of a Lifetime by Stallworth, Ron. Black Klansman Race, Hate, and the Undercover Investigation of a Lifetime

The extraordinary true story and basis for the major motion picture BlacKkKlansmancauseBlack Klansman is an amazing true story that reads like a crime thriller, and a searing portrait of a divided America and the extraordinary heroes who dare to fight back.

Jul 17, 2018
Caillou- The Broken Castle by Sanschagrin, Joceline. Caillou- The Broken Castle

Caillou is nearing completion of the beautiful castle he's quietly building in the living room when little sister Rosie stumbles right into his building block masterpiece. Absolutely furious that his castle has been destroyed, Caillou yells at Rosie, who starts to cry. Mommy comes into the room and, after carefully listening to Caillou, calmly explains that, while what Rosie did is clearly very annoying, she's just a little girl who didn't realize what she was doing. The Big Dipper series is

Jul 17, 2018
Call Me Zebra by Van der Vliet Oloomi, Azareen. Call Me Zebra

-- —Wall Street Journal "Ferociously intelligent...A tragicomic picaresque whose fervid logic and cerebral whimsy recall the work of Bolaño and Borges." -- Call Me ZebraBustle).

Jul 17, 2018
Clock Dance A novel by Tyler, Anne. Clock Dance A novel

-- A Spool of Blue Thread. Willa Drake can count on one hand the defining moments of her life. In 1967, she is a schoolgirl coping with her mother's sudden disappearance. In 1977, she is a college coed considering a marriage proposal. In 1997, she is a young widow trying to piece her life back together. And in 2017, she yearns to be a grandmother but isn't sure she ever will be. Then, one day, Willa receives a startling phone call from a stranger. Without fully understanding why, she flies acros

Jul 17, 2018
Cottage by the Sea A Novel by Macomber, Debbie. Cottage by the Sea A Novel

-- New York Times  "Romantic, warm, and a breeze to read—one of Macomber's best."—Kirkus Reviews Annie Marlow has been through the worst. Rocked by tragedy, she heads to the one place that makes her happy: Oceanside in the Pacific Northwest, the destination of many family vacations when Annie was a teenager.     Once there, Annie begins to restore her broken spirit, thanks in part to the folks she meets: a local painter, Keaton, whose large frame is equal to his big heart—and who helps Annie f

Jul 17, 2018
Days of Awe Stories by Homes, A. M.. Days of Awe Stories

-- Swing Time With her signature humor and compassion, A.M. Homes exposes the heart of an uneasy America in her new collection - exploring our attachments to each other through characters who aren't quite who they hoped to become, though there is no one else they can be. In "A Prize for Every Player," a man is nominated to run for president by the customers of a big box store, while he and his family do their weekly shopping. At a conference on genocide(s) in the title story, old friends redisc

Jul 17, 2018
Double Blind A Novel by Johansen, Iris; Johansen, Roy. Double Blind A Novel

-- "Magnetic charactersthis book will keep you hanging on until the last word!" —RT Book Reviews (5 stars)

Jul 17, 2018
Factfulness Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why Things Are Better Than You Think by Rosling, Hans; Rönnlund, Anna Rosling; Rosling, Ola. Factfulness Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why Things Are Better Than You Think

INSTANT -- FactfulnessFactfulnesFactfulness ---"This book is my last battle in my life-long mission to fight devastating ignorance…Previously I armed myself with huge data sets, eye-opening software, an energetic learning style and a Swedish bayonet for sword-swallowing. It wasn't enough. But I hope this book will be." Hans Rosling, February 2017.

Jul 17, 2018
Fascism- A Warning by Albright, Madeleine. Fascism- A Warning

#1 New York TimesFascism: A WarningFascism: A Warning is a book for our times that is relevant to all times.  Written  by someone who has not only studied history but helped to shape it, this call to arms teaches us the lessons we must understand and the questions we must answer if we are to save ourselves from repeating the tragic errors of the past.

Jul 17, 2018
Fight No More- Stories by Millet, Lydia. Fight No More- Stories

Twelve interlocking stories set in Los Angeles describe a broken family through the homes they inhabit.In her first story collection since Love in Infant MonkeysFresh off the critical triumph of Sweet Lamb of Heaven (longlisted for the National Book Award), Millet is pioneering a new kind of satire—compassionate toward its victims and hilariously brutal in its depiction of modern American life.

Jul 17, 2018
From Cold War to Hot Peace An American Ambassador in Putin's Russia by McFaul, Michael. From Cold War to Hot Peace An American Ambassador in Putin's Russia

-- From Cold War to Hot Peace is an essential account of the most consequential global confrontation of our time.

Jul 17, 2018
Half Gods by Kumarasamy, Akil. Half Gods

A startlingly beautiful debut, Half Gods Half Gods reveals with sharp clarity the ways that parents, children, and friends act as unknowing mirrors to each other, revealing in their all-too human weaknesses, hopes, and sorrows a connection to the divine.

Jul 17, 2018
House of Nutter The Rebel Tailor of Savile Row by Richardson, Lance. House of Nutter The Rebel Tailor of Savile Row

-- Abbey Road   House of Nutter    A propulsive, deftly plotted narrative filled with surprising details and near-operatic twists, House of Nutter takes readers on a wild ride into the minds and times of two brilliant dreamers.

Jul 17, 2018
How to Change Your Mind What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence by Pollan, Michael. How to Change Your Mind What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence

-- How to Change Your Mind is a triumph of participatory journalism. By turns dazzling and edifying, it is the gripping account of a journey to an exciting and unexpected new frontier in our understanding of the mind, the self, and our place in the world. The true subject of Pollan's "mental travelogue" is not just psychedelic drugs but also the eternal puzzle of human consciousness and how, in a world that offers us both suffering and joy, we can do our best to be fully present and find meaning

Jul 17, 2018
Imperial Twilight The Opium War and the End of China's Last Golden Age by Platt, Stephen R.. Imperial Twilight The Opium War and the End of China's Last Golden Age

-- Library Journal When Britain launched its first war on China in 1839, pushed into hostilities by profiteering drug merchants and free-trade interests, it sealed the fate of what had long been seen as the most prosperous and powerful empire in Asia, if not the world. But internal problems of corruption, popular unrest, and dwindling finances had weakened China far more than was commonly understood, and the war would help set in motion the eventual fall of the Qing dynasty--which, in turn, woul

Jul 17, 2018
In His Father's Footsteps A Novel by Steel, Danielle. In His Father's Footsteps A Novel

-- In His Father's Footsteps is a stirring tale of three generations of strong, courageous, and loving people who pay their dues to achieve their goals.

Jul 17, 2018
Murder in Paradise by Patterson, James. Murder in Paradise

-- THE LAWYER LIFEGUARD THE DOCTOR'S PLOT THE SHUT-IN

Jul 17, 2018
My Ex-Life A Novel by McCauley, Stephen. My Ex-Life A Novel

National BestsellerOh Mandy. While she knows she's smarter than most of the kids in her school, she can't figure out why she's making so many incredibly dumb and increasingly dangerous choices?When David flies east, they find themselves living under the same roof (one David needs to repair). David and Julie pick up exactly where they left off thirty years ago—they're still best friends who can finish each other's sentences. But there's one broken bit between them that no amount of home renovatio

Jul 17, 2018
My Year of Rest and Relaxation by Moshfegh, Ottessa. My Year of Rest and Relaxation

-- My Year of Rest and Relaxation is a powerful answer to that question. Through the story of a year spent under the influence of a truly mad combination of drugs designed to heal our heroine from her alienation from this world, Moshfegh shows us how reasonable, even necessary, alienation can be. Both tender and blackly funny, merciless and compassionate, it is a showcase for the gifts of one of our major writers working at the height of her powers.

Jul 17, 2018
Our Towns A 100,000-Mile Journey into the Heart of America by Fallows, James; Fallows, Deborah. Our Towns A 100,000-Mile Journey into the Heart of America

-- Our Towns is the story of their journey—and an account of a country busy remaking itself.

Jul 17, 2018
Paradox by Coulter, Catherine. Paradox

-- Paradox Don't miss Paradox, the twenty-second FBI thriller.

Jul 17, 2018
Reporter by Hersh, Seymour M.. Reporter

-- — Seymour Hersh's fearless reporting has earned him fame, front-page bylines in virtually every major newspaper in the free world, honors galore, and no small amount of controversy. Now in this memoir he describes what drove him and how he worked as an independent outsider, even at the nation's most prestigious publications. He tells the stories behind the stories—riveting in their own right—as he chases leads, cultivates sources, and grapples with the weight of what he uncovers, daring to c

Jul 17, 2018
Shadow Tyrants Clive Cussler by Cussler, Clive; Morrison, Boyd. Shadow Tyrants Clive Cussler

Only Juan Cabrillo and the crew of the Oregon Nearly two thousand years ago, an Eastern emperor charged a small group with safeguarding secrets powerful enough to change the history of mankind. They went down in legend as the Nine Unknown Men--and now two rival factions of their descendants are fighting a mighty battle. Both sides think they are saving the world, but their tactics could very well bring about the end of humankind. Soon, Juan Cabrillo and his team of expert operatives aboard the O

Jul 17, 2018
She Has Her Mother's Laugh The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity by Zimmer, Carl. She Has Her Mother's Laugh The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity

Heredity is redefined in this sweeping, resonating overview of a force that shaped human society—a force set to shape our future even more radically. "Extraordinary"—"Engrossing"—"Leading contender as the most outstanding nonfiction work of the year"—Award-winning, celebrated New York Times But, Zimmer writes, "Each of us carries an amalgam of fragments of DNA, stitched together from some of our many ancestors. Each piece has its own ancestry, traveling a different path back through human histor

Jul 17, 2018
Something in the Water A Novel by Steadman, Catherine. Something in the Water A Novel

-- Could the life of your dreams be the stuff of nightmares?   Suddenly the newlyweds must make a dangerous choice: to speak out or to protect their secret. After all, if no one else knows, who would be hurt? Their decision will trigger a devastating chain of events. . . .   -- Something in the Water -- Something in the Water "With unreliable characters, wry voices, exquisite pacing, and a twisting plot, Steadman potently draws upon her acting chops. . . . A darkly glittering gem of a thril

Jul 17, 2018
Spring by Knausgaard, Karl Ove. Spring

-- -- Spring,   Utterly gripping and brilliantly rendered in Knausgaard's famously sensitive, pensive, and honest style, Spring is the account of a shocking and heartbreaking familial trauma and the emotional epicenter of this singular literary series.

Jul 17, 2018
Spymaster A Thriller by Thor, Brad. Spymaster A Thriller

The newest thriller in the #1 New York Times Across Europe, a secret organization has begun attacking diplomats. Back in the United States, a foreign ally demands the identity of a highly placed covert asset. In the balance hang the ingredients for all-out war. With his mentor out of the game, counterterrorism operative Scot Harvath must take on the role he has spent his career avoiding. But, as with everything else he does, he intends to rewrite the rules—all In Spymaster If you have never

Jul 17, 2018
Stay with Me A novel by Adebayo, Ayobami. Stay with Me A novel

-- The New York Times The Guardian Yejide and Akin have been married since they met and fell in love at university. Though many expected Akin to take several wives, he and Yejide have always agreed: polygamy is not for them. But four years into their marriage--after consulting fertility doctors and healers, trying strange teas and unlikely cures--Yejide is still not pregnant. She assumes she still has time--until her family arrives on her doorstep with a young woman they introduce as Akin's sec

Jul 17, 2018
Tailspin by Brown, Sandra. Tailspin

-- New York TimesRye Mallett, a fearless "freight dog" pilot charged with flying cargo to far-flung locations, is often rough-spoken and all business, but soft on regulations when they get in the way of meeting a deadline. But he does have a rock-solid reputation: he will fly in the foulest weather, day or night, and deliver the goods safely to their destination. So when Rye is asked to fly into a completely fogbound northern Georgia town and deliver a mysterious black box to a Dr. Lambert, he d

Jul 17, 2018
Tailspin The People and Forces Behind America's Fifty-Year Fall--and Those Fighting to Reverse It by Brill, Steven. Tailspin The People and Forces Behind America's Fifty-Year Fall--and Those Fighting to Reverse It

-- America's Bitter Pill: In this revelatory narrative covering the years 1967 to 2017, Steven Brill gives us a stunningly cogent picture of the broken system at the heart of our society. He shows us how, over the last half-century, America's core values--meritocracy, innovation, due process, free speech, and even democracy itself--have somehow managed to power its decline into dysfunction. They have isolated our best and brightest, whose positions at the top have never been more secure or more

Jul 17, 2018
The Cabin at the End of the World A Novel by Tremblay, Paul. The Cabin at the End of the World A Novel

-- The Cabin at the End of the WorldA Head Full of GhostsThe Cabin at the End of the World is a masterpiece of terror and suspense from the fantastically fertile imagination of Paul Tremblay.

Jul 17, 2018
The Chandelier by Lispector, Clarice. The Chandelier

Now, for the first time in English we have Clarice Lispector's second novel—a radical part of what made her a Brazilian legend --  pushes Lispector's lifelong quest for that nucleus into deeper territories than any of her other amazing works.

Jul 17, 2018
The Death and Life of the Great Lakes by Egan, Dan. The Death and Life of the Great Lakes

-- New York Times Book ReviewThe Great Lakes—Erie, Huron, Michigan, Ontario, and Superior—hold 20 percent of the world's supply of surface fresh water and provide sustenance, work, and recreation for tens of millions of Americans. But they are under threat as never before, and their problems are spreading across the continent. -- is prize-winning reporter Dan Egan's compulsively readable portrait of an ecological catastrophe happening right before our eyes, blending the epic story of the lakes

Jul 17, 2018
The Good Fight A Novel by Steel, Danielle. The Good Fight A Novel

-- The Good Fight is an inspiring, uplifting novel with resonance for our own time.

Jul 17, 2018
The Hellfire Club by Tapper, Jake. The Hellfire Club

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Jul 17, 2018
The House That Lou Built by Respicio, Mae. The House That Lou Built

-- Hello, Universe "Equal parts girl-heart, muscle and know-how for today's reader. Endearing to the end." --Rita Williams-Garcia, Newbery-Honor-and-Coretta-Scott King -Award-winning author of the National Book Award Finalist -- The Kidney Hypothetical, "There couldn't be a hero more determined, resourceful or lovable than Lucinda Bulosan-Nelson. Her big dream of a tiny house is irresistible." --Tricia Springstubb, author of Every Single Second, What Happened on Fox Street, Moonpenny Island, "I

Jul 17, 2018
The Language of Kindness A Nurse's Story by Watson, Christie. The Language of Kindness A Nurse's Story

A moving, lyrical, beautifully-written portrait of a nurse and the lives she has touched   In the neonatal unit, premature babies fight for their lives, hovering at the very edge of survival, like tiny Emmanuel, wrapped up in a sandwich bag. On the cancer wards, the nurses administer chemotherapy and, long after the medicine stops working, something more important--which Watson learns to recognize when her own father is dying of cancer. In the pediatric intensive care unit, the nurses wash t

Jul 17, 2018
The Other Woman A Novel by Silva, Daniel. The Other Woman A Novel

From Daniel Silva, the #1 New York TimesThe Other WomanKansas City Star).

Jul 17, 2018
The Overstory- A Novel by Powers, Richard. The Overstory- A Novel

-- In his twelfth novel, National Book Award winner Richard Powers delivers a sweeping, impassioned novel of activism and resistance that is also a stunning evocation of—and paean to—the natural world. From the roots to the crown and back to the seeds, The OverstoryThe Overstory

Jul 17, 2018
The Perfect Couple by Hilderbrand, Elin. The Perfect Couple

-- The Castaways proves once again that Elin Hilderbrand is the queen of the summer beach read.

Jul 17, 2018
The Plant Paradox The Hidden Dangers in "Healthy" Foods That Cause Disease and Weight Gain by Gundry, Steven R.. The Plant Paradox The Hidden Dangers in "Healthy" Foods That Cause Disease and Weight Gain

"I read this book... it worked. My autoimmune disease is gone and I'm 37 pounds lighter in my pleather." --Kelly ClarksonMost of us have heard of gluten—a protein found in wheat that causes widespread inflammation in the body. Americans spend billions of dollars on gluten-free diets in an effort to protect their health. But what if we've been missing the root of the problem? In The Plant ParadoxThe Plant Paradox illuminates the hidden dangers lurking in your salad bowl—and shows you how to eat w

Jul 17, 2018
The Poet X by Acevedo, Elizabeth. The Poet X

-- New York Times—Ibi Zoboi, author of American Street

Jul 17, 2018
The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs A New History of a Lost World by Brusatte, Steve. The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs A New History of a Lost World

-- T. rexThe Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs will be a definitive and treasured account for decades to come.

Jul 17, 2018
The Royal Art of Poison Filthy Palaces, Fatal Cosmetics, Deadly Medicine, and Murder Most Foul by Herman, Eleanor. The Royal Art of Poison Filthy Palaces, Fatal Cosmetics, Deadly Medicine, and Murder Most Foul

-- Stoned -- , Eleanor Herman combines her unique access to royal archives with cutting-edge forensic discoveries to tell the true story of Europe's glittering palaces: one of medical bafflement, poisonous cosmetics, ever-present excrement, festering natural illness, and, sometimes, murder.

Jul 17, 2018
The Soul of America The Battle for Our Better Angels by Meacham, Jon. The Soul of America The Battle for Our Better Angels

-- The Soul of America While the American story has not always—or even often—been heroic, we have been sustained by a belief in progress even in the gloomiest of times. In this inspiring book, Meacham reassures us, "The good news is that we have come through such darkness before"—as, time and again, Lincoln's better angels have found a way to prevail. -- — -- —Walter Isaacson

Jul 17, 2018
The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life by Manson, Mark. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life

#1 New York TimesThe Subtle Art of Not Giving a F**k is a refreshing slap for a generation to help them lead contented, grounded lives.

Jul 17, 2018
The Wind in My Hair My Fight for Freedom in Modern Iran by Alinejad, Masih. The Wind in My Hair My Fight for Freedom in Modern Iran

An extraordinary memoir from an Iranian journalist in exile about leaving her country, challenging tradition and sparking an online movement against compulsory hijab. But Masih is so much more than the arresting face that sparked a campaign inspiring women to find their voices. She's also a world-class journalist whose personal story, told in her unforgettably bold and spirited voice, is emotional and inspiring. She grew up in a traditional village where her mother, a tailor and respected figur

Jul 17, 2018
The World as It Is A Memoir of the Obama White House by Rhodes, Ben. The World as It Is A Memoir of the Obama White House

-- The New Yorker For nearly ten years, Ben Rhodes saw almost everything that happened at the center of the Obama administration—first as a speechwriter, then as deputy national security advisor, and finally as a multipurpose aide and close collaborator. He started every morning in the Oval Office with the President's Daily Briefing, traveled the world with Obama, and was at the center of some of the most consequential and controversial moments of the presidency. Now he tells the full story of h

Jul 17, 2018
There Are No Grown-ups A Midlife Coming-of-Age Story by Druckerman, Pamela. There Are No Grown-ups A Midlife Coming-of-Age Story

-- no effort whatsoeverYet forty isn't even technically middle-aged anymore. And there are upsides: After a lifetime of being clueless, Druckerman can finally grasp the subtext of conversations, maintain (somewhat) healthy relationships and spot narcissists before they ruin her life.  What are the modern forties? What do we know once we reach them? What makes someone a "grown-up" anyway? And why didn't anyone warn us that we'd get cellulite on our arms? Part frank memoir, part hilarious investi

Jul 17, 2018
There There A novel by Orange, Tommy. There There A novel

-- There There) at the same time as it is fierce, funny, suspenseful, thoroughly modern, and impossible to put down. Here is a voice we have never heard—a voice full of poetry and rage, exploding onto the page with urgency and force. Tommy Orange has written a stunning novel that grapples with a complex and painful history, with an inheritance of beauty and profound spirituality, and with a plague of addiction, abuse, and suicide. This is the book that everyone is talking about right now, and it

Jul 17, 2018
War on Peace- The End of Diplomacy and the Decline of American Influence by Farrow, Ronan. War on Peace- The End of Diplomacy and the Decline of American Influence

A harrowing exploration of the collapse of American diplomacy and the abdication of global leadership, by the winner of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize in Public Service. -- In an astonishing journey from the corridors of power in Washington, DC, to some of the most remote and dangerous places on earth—Afghanistan, Somalia, and North Korea among them—acclaimed investigative journalist Ronan Farrow illuminates one of the most consequential and poorly understood changes in American history. His firsthand

Jul 17, 2018