Wednesday, March 01, 2017

March 2017 Highlights

NOVELS
1. All Grown Up (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017) / Jami Attenberg
2. A Piece of the World (The Borough Press, 2017) / Christina Baker Kline
3. The River of Kings (St Martin’s Press, 2017) / Taylor Brown
4. The Hearts of Men (Ecco, 2017) / Nickolas Butler
5. Ill Will (Ballantine Books, 2017) / Dan Chaon
6. The Death of All Things Seen (Head of Zeus, 2017) / Michael Collins
7. In the Name of the Family (Virago/Random House, 2017) / Sarah Dunant
8. Birdcage Walk (Hutchinson, 2017) / Helen Dunmore
9. The Arrangement (Little, Brown, 2017) / Sarah Dunn
10. Compass (trans. from the French by Charlotte Mandell) (Fitzcarraldo Editions/New Directions, 2017) / Mathias Énard

11. Edith & Oliver (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2017) / Michèle Forbes
12. The Confessions of Young Nero (Berkley/Macmillan, 2017) / Margaret George
13. Our Short History (Algonquin Books, 2017) / Lauren Grodstein
14. Exit West (Hamish Hamilton/Riverhead Books, 2017) / Mohsin Hamid
15. The Memory Tree (Cheyne Walk, 2017) / Glenn Haybittle
16. Celine (Alfred A. Knopf, 2017) / Peter Heller
17. From the Heart (Chatto & Windus, 2017) / Susan Hill
18. Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows (HarperCollins, 2017) / Balli Kaur Jaswal
19. The Weight of This World (G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 2017) / David Joy
20. A Separation (Clerkenwell Press, 2017) / Katie Kitamura

21. The Devil and Webster (Grand Central Publishing, 2017) / Jean Hanff Korelitz
22. White Tears (Alfred A. Knopf, 2017) / Hari Kunzru
23. The Night Ocean (Penguin Press, 2017) / Paul La Farge
24. Girl in Disguise (Sourcebooks Landmark, 2017) / Greer Macallister
25. A Book of American Martyrs (Ecco, 2017) / Joyce Carol Oates
26. Minds of Winter (Quercus Books, 2017) / Ed O’Loughlin
27. In Extremis (Harvill Secker, 2017) / Tim Parks
28. A Natural (Jonathan Cape, 2017) / Ross Raisin
29. The Woman on the Stairs (trans. from the German by Joyce Hackett & Bradley Schmidt) (Pantheon, 2017) / Bernhard Schlink
30. The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane (Scribner, 2017) / Lisa See

31. The Woman in the Castle (HarperCollins/William Morrow, 2017) / Jessica Shattuck
32. Ties (trans. from the Italian by Jhumpa Lahiri) (Europa Editions, 2017) / Domenico Starnone
33. The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley (The Dial Press, 2017) / Hannah Tinti
34. Bright Air Black (William Heinemann, 2017) / David Vann
35. The Explosion Chronicles (trans. from the Chinese by Carlos Rojas) (Chatto & Windus, 2017) / Yan Lianke

FIRST NOVELS
1. Stay With Me (Canongate Books, 2017) / Ayobami Adebayo
2. Taduno’s Song (Pantheon, 2017) / Odafe Atogun
3. The Idiot (Penguin Press, 2017) / Elif Batuman
4. Larchfield (Riverrun, 2017) / Polly Clark
5. Himself (Atria Books, 2017) / Jess Kidd
6. The Impossible Fairy Tale (trans. from the Korean by Janet Hong) (Graywolf Press, 2017) / Han Yujoo
7. The Barrowfields (Hogarth, 2017) / Phillip Lewis
8. Ithaca (Picador, 2017) / Alan McMonagle
9. The Lucky Ones (Spiegel & Grau, 2017) / Julianne Pachico
10. Lincoln in the Bardo (Bloomsbury Publishing, 2017) / George Saunders

11. Fever Dream (trans. from the Spanish by Megan McDowell) (Oneworld, 2017) / Megan Schweblin
12. Temporary People (Restless Books, 2017) / Deepak Unnikrishnan
13. The Girl from Rawblood (Sourcebooks Landmark, 2017) / Catriona Ward

STORIES
1. All the Beloved Ghosts (Bloomsbury Publishing, 2017) / Alison MacLeod
2. The Lucky Ones (Spiegel & Grau, 2017) / Julianne Pachico
3. Swimming Among the Stars (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2017) / Kanishk Tharoor
4. Wait Till You See Me Dance (Graywolf Press, 2017) / Deb Olin Unferth
5. The Last Bell (trans. from the German by David Burnett) (Pushkin Press, 2017) / Johannes Urzidil

POETRY
1. The Unaccompanied (Faber & Faber, 2017) / Simon Armitage
2. Magdalene (W.W. Norton, 2017) / Marie Howe
3. Selected Poems (ed. Dermot Bolger) (New Island Books, 2017) / Francis Ledwidge
4. Simulacra (Yale University Press, 2017) / Airea D. Matthews
5. Box (Penguin Books, 2017) / Robert Wrigley

NONFICTION
1. The Novel of the Century: The Extraordinary Adventure of Les Misérables (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2017) / David Bellos
2. Be Like the Fox: Machiavelli’s Lifelong Quest for Freedom (Allen Lane, 2017) / Erica Benner
3. South and West: From a Notebook (Alfred A. Knopf, 2017) / Joan Didion
4. Reformation Divided: Catholics, Protestants and the Conversion of England (Bloomsbury Continuum, 2017) / Eamon Duffy
5. Walking in Berlin: A Flaneur in the Capital (trans. from the German by Amanda DeMarco) (The MIT Press, 2016) / Franz Hessel
6. The Girl at the Baggage Claim: Explaining the East-West Culture Gap (Alfred A. Knopf, 2017) / Gish Jen
7. An Arrangement of Skin: Essays (Counterpoint, 2017) / Anna Journey
8. More Alive and Less Lonely: On Books and Writers (ed. Christopher Boucher) (Melville House, 2017) / Jonathan Lethem
9. The Rules Do Not Apply: A Memoir (Random House/Fleet, 2017) / Ariel Levy
10. The Popular Mind in Eighteenth-Century Ireland (Cork University Press, 2017) / Vincent Morley

11. Free Women, Free Men: Sex, Gender, Feminism (Pantheon, 2017) / Camille Paglia
12. Stranger in a Strange Land: Searching for Gershom Scholem and Jerusalem (Other Press, 2017) / George Prochnik
13. Martin Luther: Renegade and Prophet (Random House, 2017) / Lyndal Roper
14. Confessions of a Heretic: Selected Essays (Notting Hill Editions, 2017) / Roger Scruton
15. Inglorious Empire: What the British Did to India (C. Hurst & Co. Publishers, 2017) / Shashi Tharoor