10 Must-Read New Books Out This Week

Including new titles from Bolu Babalola, Tasha Suri, and Sayaka Murata.

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Brand-new titles from some of your favorite authors hit bookstores this week.

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A Black British college student who doles out advice on a local call-in show risks her reputation when she hooks up with a man she’s just disparaged on-air.
See On Black Garnet Books
When a man dies after drinking a bubble tea from their food cart, two cousins with little in common must band together to clear their names before they’re arrested.
See On Amazon
In this new novel from the author of This Close to Okay, a 40-something woman who recently learned of her husband’s affair embarks on a bohemian romp around Paris and takes her own, much younger lover.
See On Mahogany Books
When she’s offered a shot at Broadway stardom, nightclub singer Lena wastes no time setting sail for New York. But after a murder takes place aboard the ship — and the M.O. recalls a crime from her past — Lena’s dream trip swiftly turns into a nightmare.
See On Underground Books
Ten years have passed since her magician sister vanished, and Sasha has managed to build a quiet life. But with her own daughter trying to piece together the mystery of the missing woman, Sasha won’t be able to avoid her past for much longer.
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Life Ceremony — the first collection from Japanese author Sayaka Murata to receive an English translation — weaves its way through the lives of various women, each living in a bizarro version of our own world.
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Tasha Suri dispenses with Emily Brontë’s allusions and makes Heathcliff and Catherine canonically Desi in this new retelling of Brontë’s 1847 classic.
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Another short-story collection, Morgan Talty’s Night of the Living Rez focuses on the triumphs and tragedies of a tight-knit Native community living in 21st-century Maine.
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Twenty years ago, a handful of young girls spent one unforgettable summer at Chateau des Sètes, a palatial getaway along the French Riviera. Now, two people connected to those fateful weeks have returned to the chateau to exorcise its ghosts... and their own.
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The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry author Gabrielle Zevin returns to stores this week with Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow: a 30-year saga detailing the rise and fall of two friends and business partners working in the video game industry.
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