releases we’re excited about
Madam by Phoebe Wynne
In this cliff-perched thriller, a teacher struggles to mold her pedagogy to fit a prestige all-women’s school. Dark? Feminist? Windswept? We’re in.
Attrib. and Other Stories, Eley Williams
We’re excited about this collection’s cover and its exploration of that familiar feeling of struggling to find the right words.
Tokyo Ever After, Emiko Jean
The Summer 2021 Reese’s YA pick is described as The Princess Diaries + Crazy Rich Asians, and includes heartfelt discussion of identity and belonging.
Wild is the Wind, Grahame Baker-Smith
The follow-up to Baker-Smith’s gorgeous 2018 children’s book The Rhythm of the Rain promises to be just as beautiful.
The Betrayals, Bridget Collins
Mysterious competition and toppled traditions and betrayals, plural.
new in paperback
Hamnet, Maggie O’Farrell
Shakespeare; the plague. What better way to bridge 2020 and 2021?
Catherine House, Elisabeth Thomas
Let’s agree today is a great day for gothic boarding-school stories.