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This guide encompasses the genres of literary, historical, and inspirational fiction.

General fiction

This guide will help you find your next great fiction read in the genres of literary, historical, and inspirational fiction. In these guides, we are highlighting what's new, classics, local authors, staff picks, audiobooks, and graphic novels that will guide you if you're already an established fan or if you're entirely new to the genre. Happy reading!

What's new

The School of Mirrors by Eva Stachniak
The Magnolia Palace by Fiona Davis
My Annihilation by Fuminori Nakamura
The Swells by Will Aitken
Vanished Days by Susanna Kearsley
Life Without Children by Roddy Doyle
A Beautiful Spy by Rachel Hore
Black Girls Must Be Magic by Jayne Allen
The Book of Cold Cases by Simone St. James
The Books of Jacob by Olga Tokarczuk
Again, Rachel by Marian Keyes
The Candy House by Jennifer Egan
Joan is Okay by Weike Wang
The School for Good Mothers by Jessamine Chan
Wahala by Nikki May

Spring reads

Spring by Ali Smith
Spring by Karl Ove Knausgaard
Spring Fever by Mary Kay Andrews
Spring by David Szalay
Autumn, One Spring by Patti Grayson
Damnation Spring by Ash Davidson
The Harrows of Spring by James Howard Kunstler
A Petrol Scented Spring by Ajay Close
First Spring Grass Fire by Rae Spoon
Peach Blossom Spring by Melissa Fu
The First Day of Spring by Nancy Tucker

Staff picks

A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
Butter Honey Pig Bread by Francesca Ekwuyasi
Matrix by Lauren Groff
The Tiger's Wife by Tea Obreht
Outline by Rachel Cusk
What the Fireflies Knew by Kai Harris
The World According to Garp by John Irving
Beloved by Toni Morrison
Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte
The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett
Moon of the Crusted Snow by Waubgeshig Rice
Dream of a Woman by Casey Plett


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