All Book Recs
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Lose Yourself in These Riveting Personal Narratives
These eight new memoirs highlight the importance of friendship, music, food, and art in our lives—elements that allow these enormously skillful...
British Imports: Lost Gems and Pocket-Sized Reads
This week we are highlighting a selection of our British imports—collections of short fiction and essays from classic to contemporary writers...
Stunning Memoirs, New Paperbacks, and More Recommendations for Mother's Day
This week we celebrate the coming of Mother’s Day with some authors from home and abroad, some enticing paperbacks you might have missed when...
Follow Along at Home: Selections from Story Time
First of all, thank you, our treasured customers, for ordering books from the Center for Fiction and helping to support us through these isolating times
Escape Into Crime Fiction
There are so many delicious new crime novels it is hard to select a handful to recommend but these that follow are some of the best, from traditional...
Spotlight on Small and Independent Presses
We have always appreciated the work that the small and independent presses do, from their discovery of new voices to their commitment to bringing...
Books, New and Old, from Writers We Love
This week we wanted to draw your attention to some of our favorite new releases, and—since we might all have a little more reading time—remind...
2020 Whiting Award Winners
Our friends at The Whiting Foundation have supported emerging writers through the annual Whiting Awards for 35 years. Check out the 2020 winners...
Comic Relief: Six Classic Novels that Bring the LaughsThe Center for Fiction
These are troubling times and, though our physical bookstore is closed, we want to continue offering our community a respite from the stress