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Great Secret, The: An Intergalactic Tale of Madness, Obsession, and Startling Revelations

by L. Ron Hubbard Galaxy Press (September 08, 2008)

Fanner Marston is on the verge of uncovering the key to gaining absolute control over the universe.  The only problem is, he’s certifiably insane—a crazed Peter Lorre on a power trip. Driven by greed and...


The Outsorcerer's Apprentice

YouSpace #3

by Tom Holt ORBIT (July 15, 2014)

A happy workforce, it is said, is a productive workforce.

Mmmm.

Try telling that to an army of belligerent goblins. Or the Big Bad Wolf. Or a professional dragons layer. Who is looking after their well-being?...


When It's A Jar

YouSpace #2

by Tom Holt ORBIT (December 17, 2013)

Maurice has just killed a dragon with a bread knife. And had his destiny foretold... and had his true love spirited away. That's precisely the sort of stuff that'd bring out the latent heroism in anyone. Unfortunately,...


Mary Ann in Autumn: A Tales of the City Novel

Tales of the City #8

by Armistead Maupin HarperCollins e-books (November 02, 2010)

Inspiration for the Netflix Limited Series, Tales of the City

The eighth novel in the beloved Tales of the City series, Armistead Maupin’s best-selling San Francisco saga.

Following the success of his New...


Deadly Housewives

by Christine Matthews HarperCollins e-books (March 17, 2009)

A heart-stopping mystery anthology from fourteen of today’s best-loved and bestselling female mystery and suspense writers.

In the expert hands of fourteen unsurpassed storytellers, being a housewife takes...


Michael Tolliver Lives

Tales of the City #7

by Armistead Maupin HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

Inspiration for the Netflix Limited Series, Tales of the City

The seventh novel in the beloved Tales of the City series, Armistead Maupin’s best-selling San Francisco saga.

Nearly two decades after ending his...


Sure of You

Tales of the City #6

by Armistead Maupin HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

Inspiration for the Netflix Limited Series, Tales of the City

The sixth novel in the beloved Tales of the City series, Armistead Maupin’s best-selling San Francisco saga.

A fiercely ambitious TV talk show...


Doughnut

YouSpace #1

by Tom Holt ORBIT (March 01, 2013)

The doughnut is a thing of beauty.

A circle of fried doughy perfection.

A source of comfort in trying times, perhaps.

For Theo Bernstein, however, it is far, far more.

Things have been going pretty badly for...


Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul

Dirk Gently #2

by Douglas Adams Pocket Books (February 26, 2013)

Beloved, bumbling Detective Dirk Gently returns in this standalone novel from Douglas Adams, the legendary author of one of the most beloved science fiction novels of all time, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the...


Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency

Dirk Gently #1

by Douglas Adams Pocket Books (February 26, 2013)

From Douglas Adams, the legendary author of one of the most beloved science fiction novels of all time, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, comes a wildly inventive novel—in trade paperback for the first...


Charlotte Street

by Danny Wallace William Morrow Paperbacks (October 23, 2012)

“Unmissable...will have you laughing out loud and melt your heart, all at once.”

Cosmopolitan (UK)

Danny Wallace is a British writer, producer, and award-winning journalist whom GQ (UK) calls, “One of...


Viral

by Mike Jeavons Unbound Digital (February 07, 2019)

What is the worst thing that could happen to an introvert? For Chad McKenna, it’s discovering that his bully of brother, Sam, has uploaded a video of him jerking off to the internet. Thankfully, Chad knows...


Iron Bird

by Robert Woodshaw Unbound Digital (January 24, 2019)

Remember Animal Farm? Remember the Seven Commandments? Well, this time it’s the creatures in the zoological gardens that are attempting to manage their own affairs. And instead of a critique of communism the...


There's a Word for That

by Sloane Tanen Little, Brown and Company (April 02, 2019)

A hilarious and moving chronicle of a wildly flawed family that comes together--in rehab, of all places--even as each member is on the verge of falling apart

Meet Marty Kessler, a retired LA film producer whose...


The Third Wheel

by Michael J. Ritchie Unbound Digital (November 15, 2018)

English teacher Dexter feels like he’s being taunted by the universe. Everywhere he turns he’s accosted by wedding invitations, housewarming parties and tables for two. Every last one of his friends is settling...


Someday Jennifer

by Risto Pakarinen HarperAvenue (August 06, 2019)

What if the only way forward is to go back?

Peter is stuck. The promise of his youth has petered out into a comfortable but lonely adulthood: his career is flat, his friendships exist only on Facebook and his...


Cheer Up, Mr. Widdicombe

by Evan James Atria Books (March 26, 2019)

Named one of 2019’s most anticipated reads by LitHub and Entertainment Weekly

From a bright new voice in contemporary fiction comes a hilarious and sophisticated comedy of manners about a delightfully eccentric...


Stay Up with Hugo Best

by Erin Somers Scribner (April 02, 2019)

June Bloom is twenty-nine, broke, and an aspiring comedy writer. Hugo Best is a beloved late-night TV icon and notorious womanizer who invites her to his mansion for Memorial Day weekend. This is the story of...


Hark

by Sam Lipsyte Simon & Schuster (January 15, 2019)

A brilliant send-up of our contemporary culture from Sam Lipsyte, the critically acclaimed author of Home Land, centered around an unwitting mindfulness guru and the phenomenon he initiates.

In an America convulsed...


No Sunscreen for the Dead

Serge Storms #22

by Tim Dorsey William Morrow (January 15, 2019)

A USA Today Bestseller!

The Sunshine State’s most lovable psychopath, Serge A. Storms, kills it in this zany adventure from the “compulsively irreverent and shockingly funny” (Boston Globe) king of mayhem,...


The Unlikely Adventures of the Shergill Sisters

by Balli Kaur Jaswal William Morrow (April 30, 2019)

The author of the Reese Witherspoon Book Club selection Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows follows her acclaimed America debut with this life-affirming, witty family drama—an Indian This Is Where I Leave You...


The Judge Hunter

by Christopher Buckley Simon & Schuster (May 01, 2018)

The latest comic novel from Christopher Buckley, in which a hapless Englishman embarks on a dangerous mission to the New World in pursuit of two judges who helped murder a king.

London, 1664. Twenty years after...


French Exit

by Patrick Dewitt Ecco (August 28, 2018)

A Recommended Book of the Season from

Vanity Fair * Entertainment Weekly * Vulture * The Millions * Publishers Weekly * Esquire

From bestselling author Patrick deWitt, a brilliant and darkly comic novel about...


Big Guns

by Steve Israel Simon & Schuster (April 17, 2018)

From Steve Israel, the Congressman-turned-novelist who writes “in the full-tilt style of Carl Hiaasen” (The Washington Post), a comic tale of the mighty firearm industry, a small Long Island town, and Washington...


How to Be Famous

by Caitlin Moran Harper (July 03, 2018)

A Library Journal Best Book of 2018

Johanna Morrigan (aka Dolly Wilde) has it all: she is nineteen, lives in her own flat in London, and writes for the coolest music magazine in Britain. Her star is rising, just...


Millard Salter's Last Day

by Jacob M. Appel Gallery Books (November 07, 2017)

In the spirit of the New York Times bestselling A Man Called Ove, this is the heartwarming story of a man who decides to end his life before he’s too old—but then begins to reconsider when he faces complications...


Flatscreen: A Novel

by Adam Wilson Harper Perennial (February 21, 2012)

“OMFG, I nearly up and died from laughter when I read Flatscreen. This is the novel that every young turk will be reading on their way to a job they hate and are in fact too smart for.” —Gary Shteyngart,...


Further Tales of the City

Tales of the City #3

by Armistead Maupin Harper Perennial (January 31, 2012)

Inspiration for the Netflix Limited Series, Tales of the City

The third novel in the beloved Tales of the City series, Armistead Maupin’s best-selling San Francisco saga.

The calamity-prone residents of 28...


More Tales of the City

Tales of the City #2

by Armistead Maupin Harper Perennial (January 31, 2012)

Inspiration for the Netflix Limited Series, Tales of the City

The second novel in the beloved Tales of the City series, Armistead Maupin’s best-selling San Francisco saga.

The tenants of 28 Barbary Lane have...


Babycakes

Tales of the City #4

by Armistead Maupin Harper Perennial (January 31, 2012)

Inspiration for the Netflix Limited Series, Tales of the City

The fourth novel in the beloved Tales of the City series, Armistead Maupin’s best-selling San Francisco saga.

When an ordinary househusband and...


Significant Others

Tales of the City #5

by Armistead Maupin Harper (January 31, 2012)

Inspiration for the Netflix Limited Series, Tales of the City

The fifth novel in the beloved Tales of the City series, Armistead Maupin’s best-selling San Francisco saga.

Tranquillity reigns in the ancient...


Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows

by Balli Kaur Jaswal William Morrow (June 13, 2017)

Reese Witherspoon’s Book Club Pick

A lively, sexy, and thought-provoking East-meets-West story about community, friendship, and women’s lives at all ages—a spicy and alluring mix of Together Tea and Calendar...


The Wrong Dead Guy

Another Coop Heist #2

by Richard Kadrey Harper Voyager (February 28, 2017)

In this fast paced sequel to The Everything Box—the second entry in New York Times bestselling author Richard Kadrey’s comedic supernatural series—chaos ensues when Coop and the team at DOPS steal a not-quite-dead...


Gone with the Mind

by Mark Leyner Little, Brown and Company (March 08, 2016)

The blazingly inventive fictional autobiography of Mark Leyner, one of America's "rare, true original voices" (Gary Shteyngart)

Dizzyingly brilliant, raucously funny, and painfully honest, GONE WITH THE MIND...


Mister Monkey

by Francine Prose Harper (October 18, 2016)

The acclaimed New York Times bestselling author weaves an ingenious, darkly humorous, and brilliantly observant story that follows the exploits and intrigue of a constellation of characters affiliated with an...


Lust Lizard of Melancholy Cove

Pine Cove #2

by Christopher Moore William Morrow (October 06, 2009)

The town psychiatrist has decided to switch everybody in Pine Cove, California, from their normal antidepressants to placebos, so naturally—well, to be accurate, artificially—business is booming at the local...


Practical Demonkeeping

Pine Cove #1

by Christopher Moore William Morrow (March 17, 2009)

In Christopher Moore's ingenious debut novel, we meet one of the most memorably mismatched pairs in the annals of literature. The good-looking one is one-hundred-year-old ex-seminarian and "roads" scholar Travis...


And God Created the Au Pair

by Pascale Smets & Bénédicte Newland Fourth Estate (February 06, 2014)

Picture the perfect family…

Now forget it & read this.

An achingly funny novel on modern motherhood and married life, as told through the e-mail correspondence of two sisters.

When your family snapshots resemble...


Par for the Course: A Novel

by Ray Blackston FaithWords (February 12, 2008)

Sparks fly when Ray Blackson returns with his trademark quirky sense of humor. Golf, politics, and romance collide in PAR FOR THE COURSE as golf range owner Chris Hackett meets an attractive political correspondent...