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New Books to Watch


American Queen: The Rise and Fall of Kate Chase Sprague: Civil War "Belle of the North"
John Oller

D.C.'s dazzling socialite and Mary Todd Lincoln's rival to the title of "first lady."
Here
Richard McGuire

One room...over hundreds of thousands of years—past, present and future. A stunning graphic novel.
The Boston Girl
Anita Diamant

Brilliant tale of a young Jewish woman growing up in early 20th-century Boston.
Mermaids in Paradise
Lydia Millet

Hilarious look at the American Honeymoon as newlyweds discover mermaids on their Caribbean island resort.
The Girl on the Train
Paula Hawkins

Chilling thriller in the vane of Hitchcock...hailed as the new Gone Girl.
Saving Grace
Jane Green

The perfect literary "power couple" isn't so perfect. Trouble lies beneath the surface.
The Happiest People in the World
Brock Clarke

A hilarious take on a spy thriller when a Danish cartoonist moves to small-town U.S.A.
The Secret Wisdom of the Earth
Christopher Scotton

A powerful coming-of-age story set in coal country. Strong echoes of To Kill a Mockingbird.

LitLovers Guides—Top 50


All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr

Goldfinch
  
Donna Tartt

Husband's Secret
Liane Moriarty

Rosie Project  
Graeme Simison

Me Before You
Jojo Moyes

I Am Malala
Malala Yousafzai

Orphan Train
Christina Baker Kline

Invention of Wings
Sue Monk Kidd

Light Between Oceans
H.D. Stedman

Wild: From Lost to Found...
Cheryl Strayed

Big Little Lies
Liane Moriarty

Americanah
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Unbroken
Laura Hillenbrand

And the Mountains Echoed
Khaled Hosseini

Life After Life
Kate Atkinson

Still Alice
Lisa Genova

Longest Ride
Nicholas Sparks

Defending Jacob
William Landay

Book Thief  
Markus Zusak

Where'd You Go, Bernadette
Maria Semple

The Dinner
Herman Koch

Round House
Louise Erdrich

Fault in Our Stars  
John Green

100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed  
Jonas Jonasson

Lowland
Jumpha Lahiri
The Circle
Dave Eggers

Gone Girl
Gillian Flynn

Flight Behavior
Barbara Kingsolver

Storied Life of A.J. Fikry
Gabrielle Zevin

Aviator's Wife
Melanie Benjamin

Ordinary Grace
Kent Krueger

The Giver
Lois Lowry

Kitchen House
Kathleen Grissom

Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks  
Rebecca Skloot

The Luminaries
Eleanor Catton

Cellist of Sarajevo
Steven Galloway

Glass Castle
Jeannette Wall

Hotel on the Corner of Bitter...Sweet
Jamie Ford

Silent Wife
A.S.A. Harrison

Boys in the Boat
Nam Le

We Are Completely Beside Ourselves
Karen Joy Fowler

Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore
Robin Sloan

Tale for the Time Being
Ruth Ozeki

The Secret Keeper
Kate Morton

Inferno
Dan Brown

Language of Flowers   
Vanessa Diffenbaugh

What Alice Forgot
Liane Moriarty

First Phone Call from Heaven
Mitch Albom

Olive Kitteridge  
Elizabeth Strout

Cutting for Stone
Abraham Verghese


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