Lists and Suggestions

List: Staff Picks: 30 Reads for 2022

Williams, Tia, 1975- author.

Brooklynite Eva Mercy is a single mom and bestselling erotica writer, who is feeling pressed from a... More

Roach, Mary, author.

Join "America's funniest science writer" (Peter Carlson, Washington Post) Mary Roach... More

Priest, Cherie, author.

Meet Leda Foley; Devoted friend, struggling travel agent, sometime psychic. When Leda, proprietor o... More

Groff, Lauren, author.

Cast out of the royal court by Eleanor of Aquitaine, deemed too coarse and rough-hewn for marriage ... More

Weir, Andy, author.

The sole survivor on a desperate, last-chance mission to save both humanity and the earth, Ryland G... More

Boulley, Angeline, author.

Daunis Fontaine has never quite fit in, either in her hometown or on the nearby Ojibwe reservation.... More

Cosby, S. A., author.

A Black father. A white father. Two murdered sons. A quest for vengeance. Ike Randolph has been out... More

Klune, TJ, author.

A Man Called Ove meets The Good Place in Under the Whispering Door, a delightful queer love story f... More

Williams, Denise, 1982- author.

Britta didn't plan on falling for her personal trainer, and Wes didn't plan on Britta. Pl... More

Verble, Margaret, author.

Louise Erdrich meets Karen Russell in this deliciously strange and daringly original novel from Pul... More

Tomine, Adrian, 1974- author.

What happens when a childhood hobby grows into a lifelong career? The Loneliness of the Long-Distan... More

Rowley, Steven, 1971- author.

Patrick, or Gay Uncle Patrick (GUP, for short), has always loved his niece, Maisie, and nephew, Gra... More

Moulite, Maika, author.

Although distraught, Happi is also unsettled by the way people have idealized the memory of her sis... More

Backman, Fredrik, 1981- author.

Taken hostage by a failed bank robber while attending an open house, eight anxiety-prone strangers-... More

Jalaluddin, Uzma, author.

A young woman juggles pursuing her dream job in radio while helping her family compete with the new... More

Manansala, Mia P., author.

"The first book in a new culinary cozy series full of sharp humor and delectable dishes-one th... More

Parker-Chan, Shelley, author.

Mulan meets The Song of Achilles in Shelley Parker-Chan's She Who Became the Sun, a bold, quee... More

Ozeki, Ruth, 1956- author.

A brilliantly inventive new novel about loss, growing up, and our relationship with things, by the ... More

Jimenez, Simon, 1989- author.

Nia Imani is a woman out of place and outside of time. Decades of travel through the stars are cond... More

Wassef, Nadia, author.

The warm and winning story of starting a bookstore where there were none, Shelf Life recounts Nadia... More

Cronin, Marianne, author.

An extraordinary friendship. A lifetime of stories. Seventeen-year-old Lenni Pettersson lives on th... More

Webb, Brandon, author.

A ninety-thousand-ton aircraft carrier. Six thousand men onboard. A killer in their midst. And the ... More

Gonzalez, Xochitl, 1977- author.

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

Lalli, Sonya, author.

Serena Singh is tired of everyone telling her what she should want-and she is ready to prove to her... More

Moreno-Garcia, Silvia, author.

From the New York Times bestselling author of Mexican Gothic comes a riveting noir about a daydream... More

Penner, Sarah, author.

Hidden in the depths of eighteenth-century London, a secret apothecary shop caters to an unusual ki... More

Slocumb, Brendan, author.

Ray McMillian loves playing the violin more than anything, and nothing will stop him from pursuing ... More

Jurczyk, Eva, author.

Liesl Weiss has been (mostly) happy working in the rare books department of a large university, man... More

Nguyen, Eric, 1988- author.

When Huong arrives in New Orleans with her two young sons, she is jobless, homeless, and worried ab... More

Prose, Nita, author.

A charmingly eccentric hotel maid discovers a guest murdered in his bed, turning her once orderly w... More