Lists and Suggestions

List: New Fiction in May

Van Pelt, Shelby, author.

A luminous debut novel about a widow's unlikely friendship with a giant Pacific octopus relucta... More

Barclay, Linwood, author.

Finally putting his life back together six years after the disappearance of his wife, Brie, Andy Mas... More

Emezi, Akwaeke

Learning how to feel joy while healing from loss, Feyi Adekola starts dating the perfect guy, but di... More

Richardson, Kim Michele, author.

As the daughter of the famed blue-skinned, Troublesome Creek packhorse librarian, Honey and her fami... More

Brown, Dale, 1956- author.

Nick Flynn is back in action, and he has a new employer—a shadowy intelligence outfit whose roots ... More

Miller, Kirsten, 1973- author.

Three women whose midlife crisis brings unexpected new powers are put on a collision course with the... More

Bohjalian, Chris, 1962- author.

In 1964, Hollywood royalty Katie Barstow and her new husband, along with her glittering entourage, a... More

Guillory, Jasmine, author.

Isabelle is completely lost. When she first began her career in publishing after college, she did no... More

Pavone, Chris, author.

Waking up in Lisbon alone, her husband gone with no warning, no note, not answering his phone, Ariel... More

Cañas, Isabel, author.

In the aftermath of the Mexican War of Independence and the execution of her father, Beatriz accepts... More

Patrick, Phaedra.

Landing her personal hero and mega-best-selling author Essie Starling as a client, housecleaner Liv ... More

Thayer, Nancy, 1943- author.

Old secrets come to light when four friends gather on Nantucket for a life-changing reunion in this... More

Weir, Alison, 1951- author.

Saved from the clutches of her uncle, the notorious Richard III, by Henry Tudor, Elizabeth of York, ... More

Black, Holly, author.

In a world where shadows have feelings and memories and can be altered, a low-level con artist/barte... More

Mallery, Susan.

Three best friends brought together by chance, bookshop owners Bree, Mikki and Ashley each get a cha... More

Quick, Amanda, author.

In 1930s Burning Cove, California, Maggie Lodge hires PI Sam Sage to find the person posing as her ... More

Grisham, John

In bestselling author John Grisham's first collection of novellas, law is a common thread, fami... More

Palmer, Daniel, 1962- author.

When a woman disappears with her two children, her husband will do anything to find them - even con... More

Jenner, Natalie, author.

Presents a story of post-war London, a century-old bookstore and three women determined to find thei... More

Giffin, Emily

When Joe Kingley, the free-spirited son of American royalty, and Cate Cooper, a famous model, have a... More

Andrews, Mary Kay, 1954- author.

Hattie Kavanaugh went to work helping clean up restored homes at eighteen; married the boss's s... More

Waxman, Abbi, author.

Moving to Los Angeles to escape memories of an awful accident, Laura Costello finds herself homeless... More

Williams, Beatriz, author.

A novel of money and secrets set among the famous summer mansions of Newport, Rhode Island, spannin... More

Lauren, Christina, author.

When the man who broke her heart is in her tourist group, Lily Wilder, the daughter of a notorious t... More

Murphy, Nora, 1990- author.

Leah and McKenna have never met, though they have parallel lives. Driving past McKenna's house ... More

Ryan, Jennifer, 1973- author.

After losing everything in the London Blitz, renowned fashion designer Cressida Westcott heads to th... More

Henry, Emily, author.

Agreeing to a holiday escape to the country, literary agent Nora keeps running into a bookish, hardh... More

Weiner, Jennifer, author.

At her stepdaughter's wedding day to her pandemic boyfriend--the last gathering at the family&... More