If Kristen Roupenian's short story "Cat Person" left you wanting more, fear not! Our events coordinator, Lindsey, has some suggestions for what to read next. Earlier this week, The New Yorker published a short story by Kristen Roupenian entitled "Cat Person." It's the story of a woman, Margot, who meets a man, Robert, at the theater … Continue reading You’ve read ‘Cat Person.’ Now what?
A Darker Sea by James L. Haley: The gripping naval saga by award-winning historian James L. Haley, featuring Commander Bliven Putnam, continues, chronicling the build up to the biggest military conflict between the United States and Britain after the Revolution—the War of 1812. We're so excited that Haley is going to be here tonight, Nov. … Continue reading New Releases: 11/14
Bonfire by Krysten Ritter: We couldn't be more excited that Krysten Ritter's debut novel is out today, since we have an author event with the Jessica Jones and Don't Trust the B**** in Apartment 23 actress next week! Her novel comes highly recommended by our booksellers. Hanna says, "Once this story takes off, you're in for … Continue reading New Releases: 11/7
by Cathy Maxwell Yes, we are talking Paranormal Romance. Vampires, other worldly creatures, and humans discover what they have in common, and it’s usually a mix of humor, passion, and awareness which is exactly the way I like my books. Lynsay Sands has another installment of her Argeneau series out this month. IMMORTALLY YOURS is a … Continue reading The Romance Bookshelves—Austin, Bats, and Vampires. Oh my!
Madness Zac Brewer Zac Brewer has a new book out y'all! Dark and compelling, Brewer's latest is the story of surviving when you don't want to. Until Brooke met Derek, she was just pretending to be fine, patiently waiting for her parents to let down their guard. But Derek gets it--he's the same. But as … Continue reading New Releases 9/19
Lonestars Mike Lupica A young wide receiver, a professional football hero battling the effects of post-concussion syndrome, and the Dallas Cowboys converge in this new sports novel by bestselling author Mike Lupica. Clay is a dream football player, but when his hero Coach Walker begins experiencing the side effects of concussive damage from his career … Continue reading New Releases: 9/12
A Conspiracy in Belgravia Sherry Thomas In A Study in the Scarlet Woman, Sherry Thomas crafted an amazing new Sherlock, beautifully fleshed out with her thorough research of Victorian England and historical expertise. Charlotte Holmes has been outcast by society, and, in fending for herself, has taken on the mantle of Consulting Detective Sherlock Holmes, … Continue reading New Releases: 9/5
Glass Houses Louise Penny Best-selling author of the Inspector Gamache series and a BookPeople favorite, Louise Penny's latest mystery is on shelves today! Inspector gamache, now Chief Superintendent of the Sûreté du Québec, sees a mysterious figure appear on the village green that fills him with suspicions, but legally he can do nothing but wait...and … Continue reading New Releases: 8/29
by Sunny Sone "Science fiction," says Yoss, "is the only literature today capable of capturing not only the decisions we're making in the present, but also the consequences these decisions can have on our future." Cuban science fiction writing has become more prevalent in the past several years, and at the head of the movement … Continue reading Found in Translation: Super Extra Grande by Yoss
Stay with Me Ayobami Adebayo Ayobami Adebayo's debut novel is a story to treasure; set in Nigeria, Stay With Me is the heartbreakingly beautiful story of a marriage, and the forces that threaten to tear husband and wife apart. It's picking up lot of bookseller buzz already--marketing director Abby highly recommends this stunning first novel … Continue reading New Books: 8/22!