Adult Fiction Releases for June 21st

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Juniper & Thorn: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062973160
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Published: Harper Voyager - June 21st, 2022

From highly acclaimed, bestselling author Ava Reid comes a gothic horror retelling of The Juniper Tree, set in another time and place within the world of The Wolf and the Woodsman, where a young witch seeks to discover her identity and escape the domination of her abusive wizard father, perfect for fans of Shirley Jackson and Catherynne M. Valente.


Learning to Talk: Stories Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250865366
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - June 21st, 2022

Learning to Talk is a dazzling collection of short stories from the two-time winner of the Booker Prize and #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Wolf Hall trilogy.

With a New Preface


The Judge's List: A Novel (The Whistler #2) Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593157848
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Published: Vintage - June 21st, 2022

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER • Investigator Lacy Stoltz follows the trail of a serial killer, and closes in on a shocking suspect—a sitting judge—in “one of the best crime reads of the year.… Bristling with high-tech detail and shivering with suspense…. Worth staying up all night to finish” (Wall Street Journal).


The House Across the Lake: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593183199
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Published: Dutton - June 21st, 2022

Named a most anticipated summer book by USA Today, People, E! News, Cosmopolitan, PureWow, CNN.com, New York Post, CrimeReads, POPSUGAR, and more 


Castle Shade: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525620884
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Published: Bantam - June 21st, 2022

A queen, a castle, a dark and ageless threat—all await Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes in this chilling adventure.


Wayward: A novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593312490
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Published: Vintage - June 21st, 2022

A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR • A “furious and addictive new novel” (The New York Times) about mothers and daughters, and one woman's midlife reckoning as she flees her suburban life.


In the Shadow of Lightning (Glass Immortals #1) Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250755698
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Published: Tor Books - June 21st, 2022

From Brian McClellan, author of The Powder Mage trilogy, comes the first novel in the Glass Immortals series, In the Shadow of Lightning, an epic fantasy where magic is a finite resource—and it’s running out.


Filthy Animals Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525538929
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Published: Riverhead Books - June 21st, 2022

INSTANT NATIONAL BESTSELLER 

WINNER OF THE STORY PRIZE

SHORTLISTED FOR THE DYLAN THOMAS PRIZE

NAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY USA TODAY, NPR, VULTURE, MARIE CLAIRE, THE TIMES OF LONDON, GOOD HOUSEKEEPING, AND PUBLISHERS WEEKLY


The Final Strife: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780593356944
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Published: Del Rey - June 21st, 2022

In the first book of a visionary fantasy trilogy with its roots in the mythology of Africa and Arabia that “sings of rebellion, love, and the courage it takes to stand up to tyranny” (Samantha Shannon, author of The Priory of the Orange Tree), three women band together against a cruel empire that divides people by blood.


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Lapvona: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593300268
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Published: Penguin Press - June 21st, 2022

Lapvona flips all the conventions of familial and parental relations, putting hatred where love should be or a negotiation where grief should be . . .


Rock Paper Scissors: A Novel Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250266125
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Published: Flatiron Books - June 21st, 2022

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Feeney lives up to her reputation as the “queen of the twist”…This page-turner will keep you guessing.” —Real Simple on Rock Paper Scissors
Think you know the person you married? Think again…


The Empire's Ruin (Ashes of the Unhewn Throne #1) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780765389916
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Published: Tor Books - June 21st, 2022

Brian Staveley, author of The Emperor's Blades, gives readers the first book in a new epic fantasy trilogy based in the world of his popular series the Chronicle of the Unhewn Throne, The Empire's Ruin.

FanFiAddict—Lord TBR's Best of 2021
Best of Summer 2021—Polygon


The Petting Zoos Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781459748804
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Published: Dundurn Press - June 21st, 2022

In a virus-fearing world, skin hunger can drive you crazy -- and human petting zoos can return you to yourself.


A Slow Fire Burning: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780735211247
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Published: Riverhead Books - June 21st, 2022

AN INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


The scorching new thriller from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Girl on the Train.

 
A Slow Fire Burning twists and turns like a great thriller should, but it's also deep, intelligent and intensely human.” – Lee Child


Everyone Knows Your Mother Is a Witch: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250849311
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Published: Picador - June 21st, 2022

The startling, witty, highly anticipated second novel from the critically acclaimed author of Atmospheric Disturbances.


All the Water I've Seen Is Running: A Novel Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781324021926
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - June 21st, 2022

Former high school classmates reckon with the death of a friend in this stunning debut novel.


Vera Kelly: Lost and Found Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781953534163
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Published: Tin House Books - June 21st, 2022

A Star Tribune Best Book of Summer, an iBooks and ALTA Journal Best Book of the Month, and a Book Riot Best Crime Book of the Month

A Publishers Weekly and Book Riot Best Book of the Week

One of Crime Reads' Most Anticipated Books of the Year


The Wall Cover Image
By Marlen Haushofer, Shaun Whiteside (Translated by), Claire Louise-Bennett (Afterword by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780811231947
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Published: New Directions - June 21st, 2022

A haunting feminist sci-fi masterpiece and international bestseller that is “as absorbing as Robinson Crusoe” (Doris Lessing)


Grown Ups Cover Image
By Marie Aubert, Rosie Hedger (Translated by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781782277088
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Published: Pushkin Press - June 21st, 2022

"The perfect summer read."  --British Vogue
 
A whip-smart novel about modern motherhood and sibling rivalry, from one of Norway's rising stars--perfect for fans of Emma Straub and the films of Greta Gerwig!


Lucie Yi Is Not a Romantic Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593422267
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - June 21st, 2022

An ambitious career woman signs up for a co-parenting website only to find a match she never expected, in this unflinchingly funny and honest novel from the author of Last Tang Standing.


The Ones Who Don't Say They Love You: Stories Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593133415
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Published: One World - June 21st, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES EDITORS’ CHOICE • A collection of raucous stories that offer a “vibrant and true mosaic” (The New York Times) of New Orleans, from the critically acclaimed author of We Cast a Shadow
 


Scorpion: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984801982
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - June 21st, 2022

“An exceptional, fast-paced thriller featuring a tech-empowered assassin whose pattern and objective you’ve never seen before, chased by a heroine with tenacious grit.”—David Brin, author of The Postman and Existence


The War for Gloria: A novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525433217
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Published: Vintage - June 21st, 2022

A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR • This “deeply immersive novel” (The Washington Post) from the author of the award–winning Preparation for the Next Life is an “epic coming-of-age tale filled with pain, heartache, fear, and undying love” (The Associated Press), as a young man’s yearning to protect h