Monday, May 01, 2017

May 2017 Highlights

NOVELS
1. New Boy (Hogarth, 2017) / Tracy Chevalier
2. The Fortunes (Sceptre, 2017) / Peter Ho Davies
3. The Other Hoffmann Sister (Little, Brown, 2017) / Ben Fergusson
4. The Early Birds (Quercus, 2017) / Laurie Graham
5. Into the Water (Doubleday/Riverhead Books, 2017) / Paula Hawkins
6. The Children of Jocasta (Mantle, 2017) / Natalie Haynes
7. When I Hit You: Or, a Portrait of the Writer as a Young Wife (Atlantic Books, 2017) Meena Kandasamy
8. The Baker’s Secret (William Morrow, 2017) / Stephen P. Kiernan
9. The Nothing (Faber & Faber, 2017) / Hanif Kureishi
10. Rich People Problems (Doubleday, 2017) / Kevin Kwan

11. Before We Sleep (Bloomsbury USA, 2017) / Jeffrey Lent
12. ’Round Midnight (Touchstone, 2017) / Laura McBride
13. Inheritance from Mother (trans. from the Japanese by Juliet Winters Carpenter) (Other Press, 2017) / Minae Mizumura
14. Music of the Ghosts (Simon & Schuster, 2017) / Vaddey Ratner
15. The Awkward Age (Chatto & Windus, 2017) / Francesca Segal
16. Evensong (W.W. Norton, 2017) / Kate Southwood
17. Mother Land (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017) / Paul Theroux
18. House of Names (Viking/Scribner, 2017) / Colm Tóibín
19. Flights (trans. from the Polish by Jennifer Croft) (Fitzcarraldo Editions, 2017) / Olga Tokarczuk
FIRST NOVELS
1. How to Be Human (Metropolitan Books, 2017) / Paula Cocozza
2. Peculiar Ground (4th Estate, 2017) / Lucy Hughes-Hallett
3. Standard Deviation  (Alfred A. Knopf, 2017) / Katherine Heiny
4. Ginny Moon (Park Row Books, 2017) / Benjamin Ludwig
5. See What I Have Done (Tinder Press, 2017) / Sarah Schmidt
6. Mothers and Other Strangers (Prospect Park Books, 2017) / Gina Sorell

STORIES
1. The Dinner Party (Little, Brown, 2017) / Joshua Ferris
2. Bad Dreams and Other Stories (Harper, 2017) / Tessa Hadley
3. Peculiar Ground (Fourth Estate, 2017) / Lucy Hughes-Hallett
4. Jane Austen: The Secret Radical (Alfred A. Knopf, 2017) / Helena Kelly
5. All the Beloved Ghosts (Bloomsbury USA, 2016) / Alison MacLeod
6. Men Without Women (trans. from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel & Ted Goossen) (Alfred A. Knopf/Harvill Secker, 2017) / Haruki Murakami
7. Trajectory (Alfred A. Knopf, 2017) / Richard Russo

POETRY
1. Injury Time (Picador, 2017) / Clive James
2. Said Not Said (Graywolf Press, 2017) / Fred Marchant

NONFICTION
1. Do I Make Myself Clear?: Why Writing Well Matters (Little, Brown, 2017) / Harold Evans
2. Between Them: Remembering My Parents (Ecco, 2017) / Richard Ford
3. The New Book of Snobs: A Definitive Guide to Modern Snobbery (Constable, 2017) / D.J. Taylor
4. Kingdom of Olives and Ash: Writers Confront the Occupation (Harper Perennial, 2017) / Michael Chabon & Ayelet Waldman (eds.)
5. The Boy Behind the Curtain: Notes from an Australian Life (Picador, 2017) / Tim Winton

1 Comments:

Blogger Unknown said...

Eric - What a fantastic list. Thank you for including 'Round Midnight. Laura McBride

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