Lists and Suggestions

List: Millennial Reads

Wang, Kathy

"In 2006 Julia Lerner is living in Moscow, a recent university graduate in computer science, wh... More

Leilani, Raven

Edie is stumbling her way through her twenties--sharing a subpar apartment in Bushwick, clocking in ... More

Rooney, Sally

Alice, a novelist, meets Felix, who works in a warehouse, and asks him if he'd like to travel t... More

Dolan, Naoise

An intimate, bracingly intelligent debut novel about a millennial Irish expat who becomes entangled ... More

Zhang, Jenny

Centered on a community of immigrants who have traded their endangered lives as artists in China and... More

Askaripour, Mateo

"Darren lives in a Bed-Stuy brownstone with his mother, content working at Starbucks in the lob... More

Adjei-Brenyah, Nana Kwame

An excitement and a wonder: strange, crazed, urgent and funny...The wildly talented Adjei-Brenyah ha... More

Harris, Zakiya Dalila

Get Out meets The Devil Wears Prada in this electric debut about the tension that unfurls when two y... More

Carty-Williams, Candice

Queenie Jenkins is a 25-year-old Jamaican British woman living in London, straddling two cultures an... More

Lockwood, Patricia

From "a formidably gifted writer" (The New York Times Book Review), a book that asks: Is t... More

Washington, Bryan

Mike is a Japanese American chef at a Mexican restaurant. Benson is a Black day care teacher. They&#... More

Reid, Kiley

Alix Chamberlain is a woman who gets what she wants and has made a living, with her confidence-drive... More

Moshfegh, Ottessa

It's early 2000 on New York City's Upper East Side, and the alienation of Moshfegh's ... More

Bourland, Barbara

After a fire decimates her studio, including the seven billboard-size paintings for her next show, a... More

Awad, Mona

Samantha Heather Mackey couldn't be more of an outsider in her small, highly selective MFA prog... More

Mackintosh, Sophie

An extraordinary otherworldly debut... [Mackintosh] is writing the way that Sofia Coppola would shoo... More

Pride, Christine

Told from alternating perspectives, an evocative and riveting novel about the lifelong bond between ... More

Cross-Smith, Leesa

A powerful, vibrant novel about the life-changing weekend shared between two strangers, from the awa... More

Williams, Lara

A sharply intelligent and intimate debut novel about a secret society of hungry young women who meet... More

Peters, Torrey

Reese had what previous generations of trans women could only dream of; the only thing missing was a... More

Vuong, Ocean

Brilliant, heartbreaking, tender, and highly original -- poet Ocean Vuong's debut novel is a sw... More

Temple, Emily

One year ago, the person Olivia adores most in the world, her father, left home for a meditation ret... More

Gonzalez, Xochitl

In the wake of Hurricane Maria, Olga, the tony wedding planner for Manhattan's power brokers, m... More