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
February 2020 Best SellersThe Center for Fiction
From Colum McCann’s Apeirogon to Ocean Vuong’s On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous, check out our bookstore’s top...
January 2020 Best SellersThe Center for Fiction
From First Novel Prize finalist Ocean Vuong’s On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous to Ben Lerner’s The Topeka School, check...
7 Books that Dare Kids to Dream BigThe Center for Fiction
Picture books that inspire youngsters to dream big and recognize their potential to be a force for good in the world!
Top 20 Best Sellers from 2019
From debut novels like Ocean Vuong’s On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous (shortlisted for our First Novel Prize) and Julia Phillips’s...