This Month’s New Releases

New Releases

FICTION & ROMANCE

  • In debut novel, THE LEAVERS, eleven-year-old Deming Gao’s mother is unexpectedly deported to China. Deming is then adopted by a white family and renamed Daniel Wilkerson. But as he grows up, he struggles to reconcile his new life with his former one.
  • Meet Eleanor Oliphant: she struggles with appropriate social skills and tends to say exactly what she’s thinking. That, combined with her unusual appearance (scarred cheek, tendency to wear the same clothes year in, year out), means that Eleanor has become a creature of habit (to say the least) and a bit of a loner. Nothing is missing in her carefully timetabled life of avoiding social interactions, where weekends are punctuated by frozen pizza, vodka, and phone chats with Mummy in ELEANOR OLIPHANT IS COMPLETELY FINE
  • Across seven tales, Haruki Murakami brings his powers of observation to bear on the lives of men who, in their own ways, find themselves alone. Here are vanishing cats and smoky bars, lonely hearts and mysterious women, baseball and the Beatles, woven together to tell stories that speak to us all in MEN without WOMEN
  • The fifth installment in the Hogarth Shakespeare series is a modern retelling of Othello set in a suburban schoolyard. Arriving at his fifth school in as many years, a diplomat’s son, Osei Kokote, knows he needs an ally if he is to survive his first day so he’s lucky to hit it off with Dee, the most popular girl in school. But one student can’t stand to witness this budding relationship: Ian decides to destroy the friendship between the black boy and the golden girl. By the end of the day, the school and its key players – teachers and pupils alike – will never be the same again in NEW BOY...
  • Accomplished neurosurgeon Beatrice Trovato knows that her deep empathy for her patients is starting to impede her work. So when her beloved brother passes away, she welcomes the unexpected trip to the Tuscan city of Siena to resolve his estate, even as she wrestles with grief. But as she delves deeper into her brother’s affairs, she discovers intrigue she never imagined—a 700-year-old conspiracy to decimate the city THE SCRIBE OF SIENA

The Leavers

Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

Men Without Women: Stories

New Boy (Hogarth Shakespeare)

The Scribe of Siena
May 2

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 9

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 9

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 11

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 16

Add-to-Goodreads-button

 

NONFICTION

  • The essential universe, from our most celebrated and beloved astrophysicist. What is the nature of space and time? How do we fit within the universe? How does the universe fit within us? There’s no better guide through these mind-expanding questions than acclaimed astrophysicist and best-selling author Neil deGrasse Tyson in ASTROPHYSICS FOR PEOPLE IN A HURRY
  • One of the most outspoken voices gracing the runway today, Ashley Graham, encourages women to be their most confident selves, recognize their personal beauty, and reach for their highest dreams in this wise, warm, and inspiring memoir, A NEW MODEL
  • FDr. Joseph Mercola has been a shining beacon of health wisdom and freedom for decades. His latest book, FAT FOR FUEL, is a masterpiece of cutting-edge research and practical application. This information, if applied, holds the key to sustainable weight loss and enhanced energy. More than that, this lifestyle plan can help reverse chronic illness such as heart disease, diabetes, and even cancer…
  • Leland Melvin is the only person in human history to catch a pass in the National Football League and in space. In his moving, inspirational memoir, CHASING SPACE, a former NASA astronaut and NFL wide receiver shares his personal journey from the gridiron to the stars, examining the intersecting roles of community, perseverance and grace that align to create the opportunities for success…
  • From the end of the Cold War and the collapse of the Soviet Union to the ongoing struggle for human rights in the Middle East, Condoleezza Rice has served on the front lines of history. As a child, she was an eyewitness to a third awakening of freedom, when her hometown of Birmingham, Alabama, became the epicenter of the civil rights movement for black Americans. In this book, DEMOCRACY: STORIES FROM THE LONG ROAD TO FREEDOM, Rice explains what these epochal events teach us about democracy…

Astrophysics for People in a Hurry

A New Model: What Confidence, Beauty, and Power Really Look Like

Fat for Fuel: A Revolutionary Diet to Combat Cancer, Boost Brain Power, and Increase Your Energy

Chasing Space: An Astronaut's Story of Grit, Grace, and Second Chances

Democracy: Stories from the Long Road to Freedom
May 2

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 9

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 16

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 23

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 23

Add-to-Goodreads-button

 

MYSTERY & THRILLER

  • A single mother turns up dead at the bottom of the river that runs through town. Earlier in the summer, a vulnerable teenage girl met the same fate. They are not the first women lost to these dark waters, but their deaths disturb the river and its history, dredging up secrets long submerged in INTO THE WATER
  • THE GIRL WHO KNEW TOO MUCH transports readers to 1930s California, where glamour and seduction spawn a multitude of sins. When Hollywood moguls and stars want privacy, they head to an idyllic small town on the coast, where the exclusive Burning Cove Hotel caters to their every need. It’s where reporter Irene Glasson finds herself staring down at a beautiful actress at the bottom of a pool…
  • Back in the swing after 2014’s Police, tough Oslo detective Harry Hole tracks a serial killer targeting Tinder daters. Interestingly, the killer’s MO matches that of Harry’s archenemy in THE THIRST
  • In HOSPITALITY AND HOMICIDE, Mystery author Nathan Pike checked into South Cove Bed & Breakfast to compose a compelling novel, not commit murder. But things get real when a rival B&B owner ends up exactly like the victim in his draft—undeniably dead. As Nathan prepares to complete his magnum opus behind bars, Jill’s the only one who can prove his innocence and deconstruct the plot of a twisted killer
  • There were no charges. There was no trial. There will be no escape.
    Seventeen-year-old Becca Greenfield was snatched from her small hometown. She was thrown into a maximum-security prison and put on Death Row with other kids her age. Until her execution, Becca’s told to fit in and shut her mouth… but Becca’s never been very good at either. Her sister Cassie was always the perfect twin in CRAZY HOUSE

Into the Water

The Girl Who Knew Too Much

The Thirst (Harry Hole #11)

Hospitality and Homicide (A Tourist Trap Mystery #8)

Crazy House
May 2

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 9

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 9

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 16

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 22

Add-to-Goodreads-button

 

SCIENCE FICTION, FANTASY & HORROR

  • One boy’s ability to summon demons will change the fate of an empire… After the thrilling cliffhanger at the end of book two, we rejoin Fletcher and his friends in the ether, where they must undertake a mortally dangerous quest, all the while avoiding capture by enemies and facing foes more terrifying than anything they have yet encountered in THE BATTLEMAGE
  • THE BOY WITH ON THE BRIDGEOnce upon a time, in a land blighted by terror, there was a very clever boy. The people thought the boy could save them, so they opened their gates and sent him out into the world. To where the monsters lived
  • When the Chthonians brought the primal gods to a truce at the end of their great war, part of the pact they forged was that the worst of the evil the gods had unleashed against each other and mankind would be forever banished. But forever is a long time. And nothing can contain those determined to find a way back in DEADMEN WALKING
  • More than twenty years ago, the first epic fantasy novel featuring FitzChivalry Farseer and his mysterious, often maddening friend the Fool struck like a bolt of brilliant lightning. Now New York Times bestselling author Robin Hobb brings to a momentous close the third trilogy, ASSASSIN’S FATE, featuring these beloved characters in a novel of unsurpassed artistry that is sure to endure as one of the great masterworks of the genre…
  • The little town of Castle Rock, Maine has witnessed some strange events and unusual visitors over the years, but there is one story that has never been told… until now.There are three ways up to Castle View from the town of Castle Rock: Route 117, Pleasant Road, and the Suicide Stairs. Every day in the summer of 1974 twelve-year-old Gwendy Peterson has taken the stairs, which are held by strong (if time-rusted) iron bolts and zig-zag up the cliffside.Unravel the mystery of GWENDY’S BUTTON BOX

The Battlemage (Summoner #3)

The Boy on the Bridge (The Girl With All The Gifts #2)

Deadmen Walking (Deadman's Cross Trilogy #1)

Assassin's Fate (The Fitz and The Fool Trilogy #3)

Gwendy's Button Box
May 2

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 2

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 9

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 9

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 30

Add-to-Goodreads-button

 

MIDDLE GRADE & YOUNG ADULT

  • In THE DARK PROPHECY, Zeus has punished his son Apollo—god of the sun, music, archery, poetry, and more—by casting him down to earth in the form of a gawky, acne-covered sixteen-year-old mortal named Lester. The only way Apollo can reclaim his rightful place on Mount Olympus is by restoring several Oracles that have gone dark…
  • In A COURT OF WINGS AND RUIN, Feyre has returned to the Spring Court, determined to gather information on Tamlin’s maneuverings and the invading king threatening to bring Prythian to its knees. But to do so she must play a deadly game of deceit-and one slip may spell doom not only for Feyre, but for her world as well…
  • In THE LOVE INTEREST Caden and Dylan were shaped by an organization of teenage spies. Their mission should they choose to accept it? Get the girl. Except, when they’re out on their own and in the world, they might actually be falling for each other…
  • In LORD OF SHADOWS, Emma Carstairs has finally avenged her parents. She thought she’d be at peace. But she is anything but calm. Torn between her desire for her parabatai Julian and her desire to protect him from the brutal consequences of parabatai relationships, she has begun dating his brother, Mark. But Mark has spent the past five years trapped in Faerie; can he ever truly be a Shadowhunter again…
  • Deep beneath the waves, King Triton’s powerful trident has passed through the magical barrier that surrounds the Isle of the Lost—keeping villains in and magic out. And when Mal’s longtime rival Uma, daughter of Ursula, gets wind of this, she can’t believe her luck. The tide has dragged in something good for a change, and Uma is determined to get her wicked hands on it. But first, she needs a pirate crew in RISE OF THE ISLE OF THE LOST

The Dark Prophecy (The Trials of Apollo #2)

A Court of Wings and Ruin (A Court of Thorns and Roses #3)

The Love Interest

Lord of Shadows (The Dark Artifices #2)

Rise of the Isle of the Lost (Descendants #3)
May 2

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 2

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 16

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 23

Add-to-Goodreads-button

May 23

Add-to-Goodreads-button

 

The following two tabs change content below.
Howdy fellow bibliophiles! My love of reading was passed down from my mom, and I'm happy to be able to share this passion with all of you! I also love movies, television, music and hockey.

Latest posts by Mocha Girl Page (see all)