Disgruntled by Asali Solomon - Disgruntled is a novel about the desire to rise above the limitations of the narratives we're given and the painful struggle to craft fresh ones we can call our own
A young inmate hospital worker is shocked to learn that his new assignment requires him to aid the man that murdered his father.
Jasmine dreams of winning an internship at a radio station, but she is forced to put her plans on hold when she has to deal with her brother's seizures and her mother's addiction to alcohol.
Two legendary figures meet for the first time in this spectacular adventure, as an alien race called the Scrubb demand that Earth's great...
Trying to make sense of the horrors of World War II, Death relates the story of Liesel--a young German girl whose book-stealing and story-telling talents help sustain her family and the Jewish man they are hiding, as well as their neighbors.
In a landmark book, an extraordinary young woman recounts her coming-of-age as a transgender teen--a deeply personal and empowering portrait of self-revelation, adversity, and heroism.
It's 1986 and twenty-one-year-old Angie continues to mourn the death of her brilliant and radical sister Ella. She retraces her sister's steps, all the while navigating the chaotic landscape of a major African country on the brink of democracy careening toward a coup d'état. Against a backdrop of Nigeria's infamous go-slowtraffic as wild and surprising as a Fela lyricAngie begins to unravel the mysteries of the past, and opens herself up to love and life after Ella.
The future looks bleak indeed for 16-year-old Gloria. Living in a poor area of Accra, she dreams of becoming a dressmaker, but after fail...
I'll Give You the Sun
Darlene, a young widow and mother devastated by the death of her husband, turns to drugs to erase the trauma. In this fog of grief, she i...
With the opening line of Silver Sparrow, “My father, James Witherspoon, is a bigamist,” author Tayari Jones unveils a breathtaking story ...
From the award-winning author of Half of a Yellow Sun, a dazzling new novel: a story of love and race centered around a young man and wom...
After the 1st wave, only darkness remains. After the 2nd, only the lucky escape. And after the 3rd, only the unlucky survive. After the 4...
The Fault in Our Stars meets Eleanor and Park in this exhilarating and heart-wrenching love story about a girl who learns to live from a ...
The Supremes at Earl's all-you-can-eat by Edward Kelsey Moore
Southern Bastards - Jason Aaron. A legacy of violence passed through generations. Looks like this is going to be a great story if the first volume is any indication.
Me Before You - Jojo Moyes. Beautifully written with distinct complex characters, and lovely vivid, description of the surrounding countryside.
Big Little Lies - Liane Moriarty. Master storyteller building mountains out of everyday suburban drama.
The Book of Strange New Things - Michael Faber. Great characters and nuanced relationship development.
Mouse Guard - Legends of the Guard Volume 1
A Circle of Wives
The Underwater Welder
Pretty Deadly Volume 1 - The wild west is full of death and beauty in the war between death's daughters. Who will take up the mantel and guard the soul of the world? Beautiful art and great writing. Can't wait for more.
The Martian by Andy Weir. Trapped on Mars with no communication and a slim chance of survival Mark Watney MacGyver's his way to safety as the elements battle against him. Little does he know the whole world is watching and NASA is planing for his rescue. A bit much on the detail but a great read nonetheless.