Sunday, March 01, 2020

March 2020 Highlights

NOVELS
1. The Society of Reluctant Dreamers (trans. from the by Daniel Hahn) (Harvill Secker/Archipelago Press, 2020) / José Eduardo Agualusa
2. The Gringa (Melville House, 2020) / Andrew Altschul
3. Then the Fish Swallowed Him (HarperVia, 2020) / Amir Ahmadi Arian
4. All This Could Be Yours (Serpent’s Tail, 2020) / Jami Attenberg
5. A Thousand Moons (Faber & Faber, 2020) / Sebastian Barry
6. The Red Lotus (Doubleday, 2020) / Chris Bohjalian
7. Jack & Bet (Picador, 2020) / Sarah Butler
8. Threshold (Bloomsbury Publishing, 2020) / Rob Doyle
9. Actress (W.W. Norton, 2020) / Anne Enright
10. The Night Watchman (Harper, 2020) / Louise Erdrich

11. The Butchers (Atlantic Books, 2020) / Ruth Gilligan
12. The Shape of Family (HarperCollins, 2020) / Shilpi Somaya Gowda
13. Silver Sparrow (Oneworld Publications, 2020) / Tayari Jones
14. Lazarus (trans. from the Swedish by Neil Smith) (HarperCollins, 2020) / Lars Kepler
15. Writers & Lovers (Grove Press/Picador, 2020) / Lily King
16. Beyond the Sea (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2020) / Paul Lynch
17. The Glass Hotel (Alfred A. Knopf, 2020) / Emily St John Mandel
18. The Mirror and the Light (4th Estate, 2020) / Hilary Mantel
19. Nightshade (Harvill Secker, 2020) / Annalena McAfee
20. Deacon King Kong (Riverhead Books, 2020) / James McBride

21. Beheld (Bloomsbury Publishing USA, 2020) / TaraShea Nesbit
22. Our Little Cruelties (Penguin Ireland, 2020) / Liz Nugent
23. Hamnet (Tinder Press, 2020) / Maggie O’Farrell
24. An Act of Defiance (The Indigo Press, 2020) / Irene Sabatini
25. English Monsters (Jonathan Cape, 2020) / James Scudamore
26. Blackwood (Little, Brown, 2020) / Michael Farris Smith
27. Rules for Perfect Murders (Eight Perfect Murders) (Faber & Faber/William Morrow, 2020) / Peter Swanson
28. Mum & Dad (Macmillan, 2020) / Joanna Trollope
29. The Bass Rock (Jonathan Cape, 2020) / Evie Wyld
30. Run Me to Earth (Scribner UK, 2020) / Paul Yoon

FIRST NOVELS
1. Three Apples Fell from the Sky (trans. from the Russian by Lisa C. Hayden) (Oneworld Publications, 2020) / Narine Abgaryan
2. The God Child (Bloomsbury Circus, 2020) / Nana Oforiatta Ayim
3. These Ghosts Are Family (Simon & Schuster, 2020) / Maisy Card
4. The Girl With the Louding Voice (Sceptre, 2020) / Abi Daré
5. This Lovely City (HQ, 2020) / Louise Hare
6. Aria (Viking, 2020) / Nazanine Hozar
7. Hurricane Season (trans. from the Spanish by Sophie Hughes) (New Directions, 2020) / Fernanda Melchor
8. Keeper (Viking, 2020) / Jessica Moor
9. The Mountains Sing (Algonquin Books, 2020) / Nguyen Phan Que Mai
10. The Discomfort of Evening (trans. from the Dutch by Michele Hutchinson) (Faber & Faber, 2020) / Marieke Lucas Rijneveld

11. The Yellow Bird Sings (Flatiron Books, 2020) / Jennifer Rosner
12. My Dark Vanessa (4th Estate, 2020) / Kate Elizabeth Russell
13. Valentine (Harper, 2020) / Elizabeth Wetmore
14. August (Random House, 2020) / Callan Wink

STORIES
1. Vanishing: Five Stories (Leapfrog Press, 2020) / Cai Emmons
2. The Collected Stories of Shirley Hazzard (Virago, 2020) / Shirley Hazzard
3. The Voice in My Ear (Jonathan Cape, 2020) / Frances Leviston
4. Collected Stories (Everyman’s Library, 2020) / Lorrie Moore
5. The Mad Kyoto Shoe Swapper and Other Short Stories (Tuttle, 2020) / Rebecca Otowa
6. Good Citizens Need Not Fear (Doubleday, 2020) / Maria Reva

POETRY
1. Magnetic Field: The Marsden Poems (Faber & Faber, 2020) / Simon Armitage
2. A Little History of Poetry (Yale University Press, 2020) / John Carey
3. Postcolonial Love Poem (Graywolf Press/Faber & Faber, 2020) / Natalie Diaz
4. Bloodthirsty for Marriage (Bad Betty Press, 2020) / Susannah Dickey
5. In the Lateness of the World (Penguin Random House USA/Bloodaxe Books, 2020) / Carolyn Forché
6. Ledger (Alfred A. Knopf, 2020) / Jane Hirshfield
7. Mercy (Bloodaxe Books, 2020) / Róisín Kelly
8. The Martian’s Regress (Jonathan Cape, 2020) / J.O. Morgan
9. Zonal (Faber & Faber, 2020) / Don Paterson
10. Pale Colors in a Tall Field (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2020) / Carl Phillips

11. Burning Province (McClelland & Stewart, 2020) / Michael Prior

NONFICTION
1. Child of Light: A Biography of Robert Stone (Doubleday, 2020) / Madison Smartt Bell
2. Greenery: Journeys in Springtime (Jonathan Cape, 2020) / Tim Dee
3. Had I Known: Collected Essays (Twelve, 2020) / Barbara Ehrenreich
4. Footprints: In Search of Future Fossils (4th Estate, 2020) / David Farrier
5. The Beauty and the Terror: An Alternative History of the Italian Renaissance (Bodley Head, 2020) / Catherine Fletcher
6. House of Glass: The Story and Secrets of a Twentieth-Century Jewish Family (4th Estate, 2020) / Hadley Freeman
7. Warhol: A Life as Art (Allen Lane, 2020) / Blake Gopnik
8. Unfinished Business: Notes of a Chronic Re-reader (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2020) / Vivian Gornick
9. Irreplaceable: The Fight to Save Our Wild Places (Penguin, 2020) / Julian Hoffman
10. The Trouble with Literature (Oxford University Press, 2020) / Victoria Kahn

11. Thin Places: Essays from In Between (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2020) / Jordan Kisner
12. On Shirley Hazzard (Catapult, 2010) / Michelle de Kretser
13. Our Bodies Their Battlefield: What War Does to Women (William Collins, 2020) / Christina Lamb
14. Revolution Goes East: Imperial Japan and Soviet Communism (Cornell University Press, 2020) / Tatiana Linkhoeva
15. Geishas and the Floating World: Inside Tokyo’s Yoshiwara Pleasure District (Tuttle Publishing, 2020) / Stephen Longstreet & Ethel Longstreet
16. Thinking Again (Faber & Faber, 2020) / Jan Morris
17. Invisible Yet Enduring Lilacs (And Other Stories, 2020) / Gerald Murnane
18. Capital and Ideology (trans. from the French by Arthur Goldhammer) (Belknap Press/Harvard University Press, 2020) / Thomas Piketty
19. A People Betrayed: A History of Corruption, Political Incompetence and Social Division in Modern Spain, 1874-2018 (William Collins, 2020) / Paul Preston
20. Shakespeare in a Divided America (Faber & Faber/Penguin Press, 2020) / James Shapiro

21. Recollections of My Non-Existence (Granta Publications, 2020) / Rebecca Solnit
22. The Eye You See With: Selected Nonfiction (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2020) / Robert Stone
23. Three Brothers: Memories of My Family (trans. from the Chinese by Carlos Rojas) (Chatto & Windus/Grove Press, 2020) / Yan Lianke