Lists and Suggestions

List: Staff Recommended Reads

Epstein, David J., 1980- author.

Shares counterintuitive advice on the most effective path to success in any domain while revealing t...

Reid, Kiley, author.

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

Frankel, Laurie, author.

"This is Claude. He's five years old, the youngest of five brothers. He also loves peanut...

Cosby, S. A., author.

"A gritty, voice-driven thriller about a former getaway driver who thought he had escaped the ...

Atakora, Afia, author.

"Like her mother, Rue is an all-knowing midwife, healer, and conjurer of curses on the plantat...

Schwab, Victoria, author.

"France, 1714: in a moment of desperation, a young woman makes a Faustian bargain to live fore...

Urrea, Luis Alberto, author.

"In Urrea's exuberant new novel of Mexican-American life, 70-year-old patriarch Big Angel...

Kwan, Kevin.

Envisioning a summer vacation in the humble Singapore home of a boy she hopes to marry, Chinese Ame...

Gyasi, Yaa, author.

"Two half sisters, Effia and Esi, unknown to each other, are born into two different tribal vi...

Philyaw, Deesha, author.

"The Secret Lives of Church Ladies explores the raw and tender places where black women and gi...

Skeslien Charles, Janet, author.

"Paris, 1939. Young, ambitious, and tempestuous, Odile Souchet has it all: Paul, her handsome ...

Alderman, Naomi, author.

The world is a recongnizable place: a rich Nigerian boy, a foster kid whose religious parents hide ...

Klune, TJ, author.

Linus Baker leads a quiet, solitary life. At forty, he lives in a tiny house with a devious cat and...

Heiny, Katherine, author.

Jane has fallen in love with Duncan, a man who has slept with most of the women in town. He's ...

Osman, Richard, 1970- author.

"In a peaceful retirement village, four unlikely friends meet weekly in the Jigsaw Room to dis...

Sánchez, Erika L., author.

Perfect Mexican daughters do not go away to college. And they do not move out of their parents'...

Harmel, Kristin, author.

"Eva Traube Abrams, a semi-retired librarian in Florida, is shelving books one morning when he...

Cline, Ernest.

"Ready Player One takes place in the not-so-distant future--the world has turned into a very b...

Hendricks, Greer, author.

A tangle of lies binds together a divorced man, his new fiancée, and his ex-wife. ...

Clark, P. Djèlí, author.

"In this dark fantasy historical novella that gives a supernatural twist to the Ku Klux Klan&#...

Mbue, Imbolo, author.

At the intersection of "Americanah" and "The Help" comes a riveting debut novel...

Griffin, Anne, 1969- author.

If you had to pick five people to sum up your life, who would they be? If you were to raise a glass...

Greenwood, Bryn, author.

"At almost six-foot, with a redhead's temper and a shattered hip, Zee has a long list of ...

Moore, Liz, 1983- author.

"A suspense novel that also looks at the anatomy of a Philadelphia family rocked by the opioid...