Thursday, November 01, 2018

November 2018 Highlights

NOVELS
1. Insurrecto (Soho Press, 2018) / Gina Apostol
2. A Ladder to the Sky (Hogarth, 2018) / John Boyne
3. Middle England (Viking, 2018) / Jonathan Coe
4. The Shadows We Hide (Mulholland, 2018) / Allen Eskens
5. House of Glass (Virago, 2018) / Susan Fletcher
6. The Survivors (Simon & Schuster UK, 2018) / Kate Furnivall
7. The Stranger Diaries (Quercus, 2018) / Elly Griffiths
8. Trinity (Corsair, 2018) / Louisa Hall
9. Land of the Living (Bloomsbury Publishing, 2018) / Georgina Harding
10. The Western Wind (Grove Press, 2018) / Samantha Harvey

11. Newcomer (trans. from the Japanese by Keigo Higashino) (Little, Brown/Minotaur Books, 2018) / Keigo Higashino
12. At Dusk (trans. from the Korean by Sora Kim-Russell) (Scribe U.K., 2018) / Hwang Sok-yong
13. Homeland (trans. from the German by Charlotte Collins) (Granta Books, 2018) / Walter Kempowski
14. The Little Snake (Canongate, 2018) / A.L. Kennedy
15. The Kinship of Secrets (Bloomsbury Publishing/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2018) / Eugenia Kim
16. The Feral Detective (Ecco, 2018) / Jonathan Lethem
17. China Dream (trans. from the Chinese by Flora Drew) (Chatto & Windus, 2018) / Ma Jian
18. The Frolic of the Beasts (trans. from the Japanese by Andrew Clare) (Vintage, 2018) / Yukio Mishima
19. Among the Lost (trans. from the Spanish by Frank Wynne) (Scribe UK, 2018) / Emiliano Monge
20. Nine Perfect Strangers (Flatiron Books, 2018) / Liane Moriarty

21. Hazards of Time Travel (Ecco/4th Estate, 2018) / Joyce Carol Oates
22. The Museum of Modern Love (Algonquin Books, 2018) / Heather Rose

FIRST NOVELS
1. Slip of a Fish (And Other Stories, 2018) / Amy Arnold
2. My Sister, the Serial Killer (Doubleday, 2018) / Oyinkan Braithwaite
3. Freshwater (Faber & Faber, 2018) / Akwaeke Emezi
4. A Different Drummer (Riverrun, 2018) / William Melvin Kelley
5. Death and Other Holidays (Melville House, 2018) / Marci Vogel
6. The Salt of the Earth (Pushkin Press, 2018) / Józef Wittlin

STORIES
1. The New Order (Counterpoint, 2018) / Karen E. Bender
2. Evening in Paradise: More Stories (Picador/Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2018) / Lucia Berlin
3. The Wooden Hill (Epoque Press, 2018) / Jamie Guiney
4. The April 3rd Incident (trans. from the Chinese by Allan H. Barr) (Pantheon, 2018) / Yu Hua

POETRY
1. Sincerity (Picador, 2018) / Carol Ann Duffy
2. Notions (Dedalus Press, 2018) / John Kelly
3. Anomaly (Faber & Faber, 2018) / Jamie McKendrick
4. Rewilding (CavanKerry Press, 2018) / January Gill O’Neil
5. Peaches Goes It Alone (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2018) / Frederick Seidel
6. Monument: Poems New and Selected (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2018) / Natasha Trethewey
7. Francis: A Life in Songs (Jonathan Cape, 2018) / Ann Wroe
NONFICTION
1. Welcome Home: A Memoir with Selected Photographs and Letters (Picador/Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2018) / Lucia Berlin
2. Shakesplish: How We Read Shakespeare’s Language (Stanford University Press, 2018) / Paula Blank
3. Empire of the Winds: The Global Role of Asia’s Great Archipelago (I.B. Tauris, 2018) / Philip Bowring
4. The Library of Ice: Readings from a Cold Climate (Scribner U.K., 2018) / Nancy Campbell
5. The Light in the Dark: A Winter Journal (Elliott & Thompson, 2018) / Horatio Clare
6. The New Silk Roads: The Present and Future of the World (Bloomsbury Publishing, 2018) / Peter Frankopan
7. The End of the End of the Earth: Essays (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2018) / Jonathan Franzen
8. The Word Pretty (Black Ocean, 2018) / Elisa Gabbert
9. The British in India: A Social History of the Raj (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2018) / David Gilmour
10. Japan Story: In Search of a Nation, 1850 to the Present (Allen Lane, 2018) / Christopher Harding

11. Heavy: An American Memoir (Bloomsbury, 2018) / Kiese Laymon
12. The Life of Saul Bellow: Love and Strife, 1965-2005 (Alfred A. Knopf, 2018) / Zachary Leader
13. Breaking News: The Remaking of Journalism and Why It Matters Now (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2018) / Alan Rusbridger
14. A Writer of Our Time: The Life and Work of John Berger (Verso, 2018) / Joshua Sperling
15. Anthony Powell: Dancing to the Music of Time (Alfred A. Knopf, 2018) / Hilary Spurling
16. Fryderyk Chopin: A Life and Times (Faber & Faber, 2018) / Alan Walker
17. Dreamers: When the Writers Took Power, Germany, 1918 (trans. from the German by Ruth Martin) (Pushkin Press, 2018) / Volker Weidermann
18. The Souls of Yellow Folk: Essays (W.W. Norton, 2018) / Wesley Yang