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Mrs. Lincoln's Sisters: A Novel

Jennifer Chiaverini
Format: Hardcover

In May 1875, Elizabeth Todd Edwards reels from news that her younger sister Mary, former First Lady and widow of President Abraham Lincoln, has attempted suicide. Mary’s shocking act followed legal proceedings arranged by her eldest and only surviving son that declared her legally...
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I Was Told It Would Get Easier

Abbi Waxman · Berkley
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

Jessica and Emily Burnstein have very different ideas of how this college tour should go. For Emily, it's a preview of freedom, exploring the possibility of her new and more exciting future. Not that she's sure she even wants to go to college, but let's ignore that for now. And maybe...
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Friends and Strangers: A novel

J. Courtney Sullivan · Knopf
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

Elisabeth, an accomplished journalist and new mother, is struggling to adjust to life in a small town after nearly twenty years in New York City. Alone in the house with her infant son all day (and awake with him much of the night), she feels uneasy, adrift. She neglects her work, losing...
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The Second Home: A Novel

Christina Clancy · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

For three very different siblings, a summer house on Cape Cod holds their childhood memories, their tangled family history, and their most closely guarded secrets. In this assured and affecting debut, Christina Clancy evokes the enduring nostalgia of summers past as she introduces you to a family...
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Everything Inside: Stories

Edwidge Danticat · Knopf
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

From the internationally acclaimed, best-selling author of Brother, I'm Dying, a collection of vividly imagined stories about community, family, and love.

Rich with hard-won wisdom and humanity, set in locales from Miami and Port-au-Prince to a small unnamed country in the Caribbean...
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That's What Frenemies Are For: A Novel

Sophie Littlefield · Ballantine Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

In this razor-sharp novel for fans of When Life Gives You Lululemons, a Manhattan socialite turns her spin instructor into a fitness superstar to impress her friends. But can she keep her little project under control? Or has she created a monster?

Julia Summers seems to have...
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The Homecoming

Andrew Pyper · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 368
Format: Paperback

Bestselling author Andrew Pyper returns with a riveting psychological thriller about how the people you've known your whole life can suddenly become strangers.

What if everything you knew about the people you loved was a lie?

After the death of their absentee father,...
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Beneath the Attic

V. C. Andrews
Format: Hardcover


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