NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
NBCC John Leonard First Novel Prize Finalist
PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for Debut Fiction Finalist
An NPR Best Book of 2016
An Entertainment Weekly Best Book of 2016
A Vogue Magazine Best Book of the Year
A Goodreads Choice Award Finalist
One of Elle.
Lore arrives at the hospital alone—no husband, no partner, no
friends. Her birth plan is explicit. she wants no fetal monitor, no
IV, no epidural. Franckline, a nurse in the maternity
ward—herself on the verge of showing—is patient with
the young woman.
A mesmerizing, moving, and elegantly written debut novel, The
Language of Flowers beautifully weaves past and present,
creating a vivid portrait of an unforgettable woman whose gift for
flowers helps her change the lives of others even as she struggles
to overcome her own troubled past.
With her best-selling debut, Girls in White Dresses (An
“irresistible, pitch-perfect first novel”
—Marie Claire), Jennifer Close captured friendship in
those what-on-earth-am-I-going-to-do-with-my-life years of early
This is the "delightful" (People) New York Times
bestseller that's earned raves from Sarah Blake, Helen Simonson,
and reviewers everywhere-the story of three sisters who love each
other, but just don't happen to like each other very much.
A pregnancy pact between three teenaged girls puts their
mothers' love to the ultimate test in this explosive new novel from
Barbara Delinsky, “a first-rate storyteller who creates
characters as familiar as your neighbors.” (Boston
When Susan Tate's seventeen-year-old daughter, Lily, announces she
is pregnant, Susan is stunned.
An electrifying first novel that shocks by its language, its
circumstances, and its brutal honesty, Push recounts a young black
street-girl's horrendous and redemptive journey through a Harlem
inferno. For Precious Jones, 16 and pregnant with her father's
child, miraculous hope appears and the world begins to open up for
her when a courageous, determined teacher bullies, cajoles, and
inspires her to learn to read, to define her own feelings and set
them down in a diary.
Who could do such a thing. Certainly not someone like Devon
DavenportÃ‘a straight-A student-athlete with
everything going for her. But in a moment of denial, desperation,
and sheer panic, she did something that most people
couldnÃ•t even imagine.
The Children of Men begins in England in 2021, in a world
where all human males have become sterile and no child will be born
again. The final generation has turned twenty-five, and
civilization is giving way to strange faiths and cruelties, mass
suicides and despair.
Hailed as a masterpiece of realistic fiction and as the most
evocative portrayal of the opulent desolation of the American
suburbs since it's publication in 1961, Revolutionary Road
is the story of Frank and April Wheeler, a bright, beautiful,
and talented couple who have lived on the assumption that greatness
is only just around the corner.
To be irrevocably in love with a vampire is both fantasy and
nightmare woven into a dangerously heightened reality for Bella
Swan. Pulled in one direction by her intense passion for Edward
Cullen, and in another by her profound connection to werewolf Jacob
Black, she has endured a tumultuous year of temptation , loss, and
strife to reach the ultimate turning point.