Thursday, September 01, 2022

September 2022 Highlights

NOVELS
1. Shrines of Gaiety (Doubleday, 2022) / Kate Atkinson
2. The Deceptions (Counterpoint, 2022) / Jill Bialosky
3. All the Broken Places (Doubleday, 2022) / John Boyne
4. A Street Shaken by Light (Mountain Leopard Press, 2022) / James Buchan
5. Sugar Street (Grove Press, 2022) / Jonathan Dee
6. The Pachinko Parlor (trans. from the French by Aneesa Abbas Higgins) (Open Letter, 2022) / Elisa Shua Dusapin
7. Act of Oblivion (Hutchinson Heinemann, 2022) / Robert Harris
8. Stone Blind: Medusa’s Story (Mantle, 2022) / Natalie Haynes
9. The Unfolding (Granta, 2022) / AM Homes
10. The Birdcatcher (Virago, 2022) / Gayl Jones

11. Fairy Tale (Scribner/Hodder & Stoughton, 2022) / Stephen King
12. The Ghost Variations (Weatherglass Books, 2022) / Damian Lanigan
13. The Book of Goose (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2022) / Yiyun Li
14. Lessons (Jonathan Cape/Knopf, 2022) / Ian McEwan
15. The Marriage Portrait (Alfred A. Knopf, 2022) / Maggie O’Farrell
16. Nights of Plague (trans. from the Turkish by Ekin Oklap) (Faber & Faber, 2022) / Orhan Pamuk
17. First Love (New York Review Books, 2022) / Gwendoline Riley
18. My Phantoms (New York Review Books, 2022) / Gwendoline Riley
19. The Furrows (Hogarth, 2022) / Namwali Serpell
20. On the Rooftop (Ecco, 2022) / Margaret Wilkerson Sexton

21. Best of Friends (Bloomsbury, 2022) / Kamila Shamsie
22. The Village Idiot (Melville House, 2022) / Steve Stern
23. Lucy by the Sea (Random House, 2022) / Elizabeth Strout
24. The Bad Angel Brothers (Mariner Books/Hamish Hamilton, 2022) / Paul Theroux
25. Retrospective (trans. from the Spanish by Anne McLean) (MacLehose Press, 2022) / Juan Gabriel Vásquez
26. The Book of the Gaels (Oldcastle Books, 2022) / James Yorkston

FIRST NOVELS
1. Woman of Light (Corsair, 2022) / Kali Fajardo-Anstine
2. The Family Izquierdo (W.W. Norton, 2022) / Rubén Degollado
3. Concerning My Daughter (trans. from the Korean by Jamie Chang) (Restless Books, 2022) / Kim Hye-jin
4. Sweet, Soft, Plenty Rhythm (Pantheon, 2022) / Laura Warrell

STORIES
1. Natural History (W.W. Norton, 2022) / Andrea Barrett
2. I Walk Between the Raindrops (Ecco/Bloomsbury Publishing, 2022) / T.C. Boyle
3. If I Survive You (MCD/Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2022) / Jonathan Escoffery
4. Bliss Montage (Farrar, Straus & Giroux/Text Publishing, 2022) / Ling Ma
5. Three Streets (trans. from the Japanese by Margaret Mitsutani) (New Directions, 2022) / Yoko Tawada
6. Her First Palestinian and Other Stories (Astoria, 2022) / Saeed Teebi

POETRY
1. Brother Sleep (Alice James Books, 2022) / Aldo Amparán
2. [To] the Last [Be] Human (Carcanet Press/Copper Canyon Press, 2022) / Jorie Graham
3. The Slain Birds (Jonathan Cape, 2022) / Michael Longley
4. Faust (Shearsman Books, 2022) / Sandeep Parmar
5. Radical Normalisation (Carcanet Press, 2022) / Celia A. Sorhaindo

NONFICTION
1. Strangers to Ourselves: Unsettled Minds and the Stories That Make Us (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2022) / Rachel Aviv
2. An Intimate History of Evolution: The Story of the Huxley Family (Allen Lane, 2022) / Alison Bashford
3. The Ottomans: A Cultural Legacy (Thames & Hudson, 2022) / Diana Darke
4. The Story of Russia (Bloomsbury Publishing, 2022) / Orlando Figes
5. Love and Let Die: Bond, the Beatles and the British Psyche (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2022) / John Higgs
6. Stay True: A Memoir (Doubleday, 2022) / Hua Hsu
7. Himalaya: Exploring the Roof of the World (Bloomsbury Circus, 2022) / John Keay
8. Dandelions (Fitzcarraldo Editions, 2022) / Thea Lenarduzzi
9. Too Much of Life: Complete Chronicles (trans. from the Portuguese by Margaret Jull Costa & Robin Patterson) / Clarice Lispector
10. Nomads: The Wanderers Who Shaped Our World (W.W. Norton, 2022) / Anthony Sattin

11. Abominations: Selected Essays From a Career of Courting Self-Destruction (The Borough Press, 2022) / Lionel Shriver
12. Nine Quarters of Jerusalem: A New Biography of the Old City (Other Press, 2022) / Matthew Teller
13. How to Write About Africa (Hamish Hamilton, 2022) / Binyavanga Wainaina
14. Agatha Christie: An Elusive Woman (Hodder & Stoughton/Pegasus Crime, 2022) / Lucy Worsley