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The Giver of Stars
THE GIVER OF STARS: A NOVEL
By Jojo Moyes
Alice marries only to find her small-town Kentucky life as claustrophobic as the life she left. When a call goes out for a team of women to deliver books as part of Eleanor Roosevelt’s new traveling library, she signs on enthusiastically. Soon she and four other singular women become known as The Horseback Librarians of Kentucky. From the author of Me Before You and The Peacock Emporium. $28
A Dog's Promise
A DOG'S PROMISE: A DOG'S PURPOSE NOVEL
By W. Bruce Cameron
A Dog’s Promise continues the story of Bailey, a dog whose journey started in A Dog’s Purpose (an interna-tional hit film) and contin-ued in A Dog’s Journey (now a major motion picture). This time, Bailey is joined by Lacey, another special dog, who helps Bailey fulfill his promise over the course of several lives and bring joy, laughter, and comfort to a family fractured by life’s inevitable obstacles. $26.99
The Last Train to London
THE LAST TRAIN TO LONDON: A NOVEL
By Meg Waite Clayton
The New York Times bestselling author of Beautiful Exiles conjures her best novel yet, a pre-World War II-era story with the emotional reso-nance of Orphan Train and The Nightingale, centering on the Kindertransports that carried thousands of children out of Nazi-occupied Europe —and one brave woman, Tante Truus, as she is known, who is determined to save as many children as she can. $27.99
The Shape of Family
THE SHAPE OF FAMILY
By Shilpi Somaya Gowda
From the international bestsell-ing author of Secret Daughter and The Golden Son. The Olander family embodies the modern American Dream in a globalized world. Jaya, the cultured daughter of an Indian diplomat and Keith, an ambi-tious banker from middle-class Philadelphia, meet in a London pub in 1988 and make a life together in suburban Cal-ifornia with their two children. But love and prosperity cannot protect them from sudden, unspeakable tragedy. $27.99
The Testaments
THE TESTAMENTS
By Margaret Atwood
In this brilliant sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, acclaimed author Margaret Atwood answers the questions that have tantalized readers for decades. When the van door slammed on Offred’s future, readers had no way of telling what lay ahead for her—freedom, prison, or death. Atwood’s sequel picks up the story fifteen years after Offred stepped into the unknown, with the explosive testaments of three female narrators from Gilead. $28.95
Royal Holiday
ROYAL HOLIDAY
By Jasmine Guillory
Vivian has been out of the country a grand total of one time, so when she gets the chance to tag along on her daughter Maddie’s work trip to England to style a royal family member, she can’t refuse. She’s excited to spend the holidays taking in the sights, but then an unexpected attraction flairs for a certain charming but formal Private Secretary in this heartwarming Christmas romance. $20
The Penguin Book of Italian Short Stories
The Penguin Book of Italian Short Stories
Edited by Jhumpa Lahiri
When Pulitzer Prize winner Jhumpa Lahiri decided to read exclusively in Italian, a language she had studied for many years, her life as a reader—and writer—took a surprising turn. Complete immersion in this rich literary heritage brought fresh insight and unexpected freedom. This collection brings together forty writers who have shaped her love of the Italian language and profound appreciation for its literature. $30
Your House Will Pay: A Novel
Your House Will Pay: A Novel
By Steph Cha
In the wake of the police shooting of a black teenager, Los Angeles is as tense as it’s been since the unrest of the early 1990s. Protests and vigils are being staged all over the city. It’s in this dangerous tinderbox that two families—one Korean-American, one African-American—must finally confront their pasts and grapple with the effects of a decades-old crime. Powerful and taut. $26.99
Frankissstein: A Love Story
Frankissstein: A Love Story
By Jeanette Winterson
From internationally bestselling icon Jeanette Winterson comes her most highly anticipated new book since Why Be Happy When You Could be Normal? Frankissstein is an audacious love story that weaves together disparate lives—from 19-year-old Mary Shelley conceiving Frankenstein in 1816 Geneva to present day Brexit Britain with “mad scientist” and sex tech pioneer Victor Stein and his trans lover Ry—rendering an astonishing exploration of transhumanism, artificial intelligence, and queer love. $27
The Topeka School
The Topeka School
By Ben Lerner
From the award-winning author of 10:04 and Leaving the Atocha Station, this tender, expansive family drama is set in the American Midwest at the turn of the century. It’s a tale of adolescence, transgression, and the conditions that have given rise to the trolls and tyrants of the New Right. Deftly shifting perspectives and time periods, this novel illuminates lives shaped by the pressures of history and culture. $27

Picador Modern Classics

Beautifully repackaged, these special editions are small enough to fit in your pocket and bold enough to stand out on your bookshelf. Priced at $16 each.

A Single Man: A Novel
A Single Man: A Novel
By Christopher Isherwood $16
The Great Fire: A Novel
The Great Fire: A Novel
By Shirley Hazzard $16
The Hours: A Novel
The Hours: A Novel
By Michael Cunningham $16
The Lottery and Other Stories
The Lottery and Other Stories
By Shirley Jackson $16

Rachel Cusk Trilogy

A luminous, powerful series that establishes Rachel Cusk as one of the finest writers in the English language. Each novel is told from the vantage point of a woman writer, who through her life and her craft investigates the motivations for storytelling, the questions of vulnerability and power, the tension between truth and representation, and the ultimate value of suffering. “Cusk has triumphed in the completion of this masterly trilogy.” — Sally Rooney, Slate

Outline
Outline
By Rachel Cusk $17
Transit
Transit
By Rachel Cusk $17
Kudos
Kudos
By Rachel Cusk $17

Mystery & Thriller

A Better Man: A Novel
A Better Man: A Novel
By Louise Penny
Catastrophic spring flooding, blistering attacks in the media, and a mysterious disappearance greet Chief Inspector Armand Gamache as he returns to the Sûreté du Québec in the latest novel by #1 New York Times bestselling author Louise Penny. In the next novel in this “constantly surprising series that deepens and darkens as it evolves” (New York Times Book Review), Gamache must face a horrific possibility, and a burning question. $28.99
Ninth House
Ninth House
By Leigh Bardugo
This tale of power, privilege, dark magic, and murder set among the Ivy League elite features Galaxy AKA Alex, an unlikely member of Yale’s freshman class. A high-school dropout with a drug-dealer boyfriend and a dead-end job, she lands in the hospital after surviving a murder attempt. It’s then that she’s offered a second chance: to attend this prestigious university on a full ride. What’s the catch, and why her? $27.99
Imaginary Friend
Imaginary Friend
By Stephen Chbosky
Kate flees an abusive relationship in the middle of the night with her child. On the run, they find themselves drawn to the tight-knit and remote community of Mill Grove, Pennsylvania. It seems like the perfect place, until her son vanishes. It’s six days before Christopher emerges from the woods, unharmed but not unchanged. From the author of the bestseller The Perks of Being a Wallflower. $30

Non-fiction of Note for Readers

How to Raise a Reader
How to Raise a Reader
By Pamela Paul, Maria Russo
Remember your first visit to where the wild things are? How about curling up to discover the secret of the Sorcerer’s Stone? The editors of the New York Times Book Review bring you practical advice, inspiration, wisdom, and curated reading lists to instill a lifelong love of reading in all age groups. $19.95
Freeman’s: California
Freeman’s: California
Edited by John Freeman
The sixth volume in the series lauded by NPR, O Magazine, and Vogue, Freeman’s: California features stunning new work about our state from a diverse selection of writers. Some of the world’s best writers grapple with the myths and reality of California today, including Tommy Orange, Rabih Alameddine, Rachel Kushner, Mai Der Vang, Reyna Grande, and more. $16