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Everything You Want Me To Be by Mindy Mejia
People’s Best New Books Pick
The Wall Street Journal’s Best New Mysteries
“Fans of Gillian Flynn's Gone Girl will devour this fast-paced story.” —InStyle
“Readers drawn to this compelling psychological thriller because of its shared elements with Gillian Flynn’s Gone Girl (2012) will be pleasantly surprised to discover that Mejia’s confident storytelling pulls those themes into an altogether different exploration of manipulation and identity.” —Booklist (starred review)
2017’s Best Fiction —Bustle
"Buckle up for this killer mystery in which identity, truth, and self-discovery take some fatal turns." —Bustle
12 Books Gone Girl Fans Should Have on Their Wish List —BookBub
"Engaging . . . Readers will look forward to further work from this talented author."
"Ms. Mejia displays the enviable ability and assurance of such contemporaries as Megan Abbott and Laura Lippman in convincingly charting inter-generational passion and angst." —The Wall Street Journal
"A fast read with a bright, clean style. The ending should launch some ferocious debates." —New York Journal of Books
"Twisty . . . a page-turner, and compelling." —Minneapolis Star-Tribune
You by Caroline Kepnes
“Hypnotic and scary...never read anything quite like it.” —Stephen King
“Chilling...[Kepnes' You] will have readers looking over their shoulders.”
“A deeply dark yet mesmerizing first novel of two people caught in a romantic tangle with an ever-tightening knot.” —Booklist
“You think you know the story: girl meets boy, boy turns out to be a murderous stalker. US journalist Kepnes' debut is a fantastically creepy thriller...the kind of book you put your life on hold for.” —Glamour
“Compelling.” —Entertainment Weekly
Overwatch by Matthew Betley
“A gripping, fast-paced, and frighteningly real tale told with bravado and expertise by someone who was there! Wall to wall action from start to finish. You will not put this book down!"—Christopher Reich, #1 New York Times bestselling author
"As a former Marine, Betley really knows his stuff. Fans of nonstop, nail-biting action will love this one!" —Kyle Mills, #1 New York Times bestselling author
“Matthew Betley has proven he’s an accomplished writer. Overwatch is a brilliantly conceived thriller that surges from the first chapter through mounting deception to a powerful conclusion." —Clive Cussler, #1 New York Times bestselling author
“Rousing…Betley writes a good fight scene and knows how to plot.” —Publishers Weekly
Small Admissions by Amy Poeppel
“Poeppel delivers a perfect balance between the totally believable…and the truly absurd.” —USA Today
“If you love Modern Family, read Small Admissions by Amy Poeppel.” —Redbook
“Trenchant, funny, and observant...as a prose artist Ms. Poeppel leaves nothing to be desired, except this desire: that she write more and more, and as well as she does in this, her assured debut.” —Hilton Als, staff writer for The New Yorker and author of White Girls and The Women
“Small Admissions is quick-witted and razor-sharp. With a chorus of varied and absurd voices, you'll laugh at everyone involved while secretly fearing that you see yourself in the mix. Amy Poeppel manages to tell a story both poignant and hilarious, hinting that this wry and absorbing debut is the beginning of an exciting career.”
—Taylor Jenkins Reid, author of Maybe in Another Life
“Small Admissions is a hilarious romp through absurdities of Manhattan prep school life. It's characters are larger than life, it's point of view delightfully farcical. You'll read it in a snap and then wish for more." —Jennifer Miller the author of The Year Of The Gadfly
“Funny and incisive… Amy Poeppel's rollicking debut skewers the crazy world of Manhattan private schools, the extreme sport of contemporary parenting, and the ridiculous seriousness with which we embark on our adult lives. There's more here too: a thoughtful excavation of how we deal with rejections, big and small. I loved reading this book.”
—Amy Shearn, author of The Mermaid of Brooklyn and How Far Is The Ocean From Here
“A rare book that actually makes you laugh out loud. Small Admissions offers a peek into the world of New York City private school admissions, but the deadly insights hardly stop there. Family, friendships, meetings(!)—Poeppel tells gleaming, hilarious truths about them all.” —Charity Shumway, author of Ten Girls to Watch
The Summer House by Hannah McKinnon
“Completely absorbing . . . Sure to appeal to fans of Elin Hilderbrand and Dorothea Benton Frank, The Summer House is an intriguing glimpse into a complicated yet still loving family."
"A crisis, unforgettable characters, and dramatic secrets make this book resonate long after the last page is turned." —RT Book Reviews
“Charming and warm-hearted." —Popsugar
“McKinnon bottles summer escapist beach reading in her latest, full of sunscreen-slathered days and bonfire nights. Fans of Elin Hilderbrand and Mary Alice Monroe will appreciate the Merrill family's loving dysfunction, with sibling rivalries and long-held grudges never far from the surface. This sweet-tart novel is as refreshing as homemade lemonade.” —Booklist
Game of Ghosts by John Connolly
“An epic supernatural suspense that will forever reset your standards for summer thrillers. From secret realms and horrific homicides to hauntings and criminal empires, there isn’t a single dull sentence found in the pages of A Game of Ghosts—and you’ll love it."
—Redbook: 10 Books You Have to Read This Summer
"Connolly creates complicated plots that never unravel. He's just that good."
“Terrifying." —Publishers Weekly
“Leave it to No. 1 internationally bestselling author John Connolly to deliver a flawless and highly suspenseful cocktail of FBI investigations, mysterious disappearances, and a dark ghost-ridden empire.” —Popsugar
“The beauty of John Connolly's Charlie Parker novels is how the characters continue to evolve.” —The Jacksonville Times
“A blend of the supernatural and noir mystery, John Connolly's Charlie Parker series is spooky, creepy, and believe it or not, rib-tickling humorous. One can be scared to death while laughing out loud. Connolly is a creative genius who has few equals in either horror fiction or the mystery genre.” —New York Journal of Books
Use of Force by Brad Thor
“With his latest pulse-pounding adventure, Brad Thor puts the rest of the genre on notice—Use of Force is the thriller to beat in 2017." —The Real Book Spy
"His best book yet. Powerful and reads like the news of what is going on today."
—Glenn Beck, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author
“Brad Thor writes like a high-octane mix of Tom Clancy and Robert Ludlum."
—Andrew Mayne, Bestselling Author of Name of the Devil
“Pure thriller gold…well conceived, perfectly timed…elegantly paced, harking back to the best of masters like Alistair MacLean and David Morrell.” —The Providence Journal
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