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Where the Drowned Girls Go (Wayward Children #7) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250213624
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Published: Tordotcom - January 4th, 2022

In Where the Drowned Girls Go, the next addition to Seanan McGuire's beloved Wayward Children series, students at an anti-magical school rebel against the oppressive faculty

"Welcome to the Whitethorn Institute. The first step is always admitting you need help, and you’ve already taken that step by requesting a transfer into our company."


The Atlas Six Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781250854513
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Published: Tor Books - March 1st, 2022

The much-acclaimed viral sensation from Olivie Blake, The Atlas Six--now newly revised and edited with additional content.

The tag #theatlassix has millions of views on TikTok
A dark academic debut fantasy with an established cult following that reads like The Secret History meets The Umbrella Academy


Comfort Me With Apples Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250816214
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Published: Tordotcom - November 9th, 2021

Comfort Me With Apples is a terrifying new thriller from bestseller Catherynne M. Valente, for fans of Gone Girl and Spinning Silver

Sophia was made for him. Her perfect husband. She can feel it in her bones. He is perfect. Their home together in Arcadia Gardens is perfect. Everything is perfect.


Last Exit Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780765335739
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Published: Tor Books - March 8th, 2022

Hugo and Nebula Award-winning author Max Gladstone weaves American myths—the muscle car, the open road, the white-hatted cowboy—into a deeply emotional tale.

When Zelda and her friends first met, in college, they believed they had all the answers. They had figured out a big secret about how the world worked and they thought that meant they could change things.


The Cartographers: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062910691
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Published: William Morrow - March 15th, 2022

From the critically acclaimed author of The Book of M, a highly imaginative thriller about a young woman who discovers that a strange map in her deceased father’s belongings holds an incredible, deadly secret—one that will lead her on an extraordinary adventure and to the truth about her family’s dark history. 

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The God of Lost Words (A Novel from Hell's Library #3) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781984806413
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Published: Ace - November 2nd, 2021

"Hackwith's poignant, imaginative series sends readers on an amazing journey, with profound prose that will capture hearts and minds."*

To save the Library of the Unwritten in Hell, former librarian Claire and her allies may have to destroy it first.


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The Cat Who Saved Books: A Novel Cover Image
By Sosuke Natsukawa, Louise Heal Kawai (Translated by)
$24.99
ISBN: 9780063095724
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Published: HarperVia - December 7th, 2021

AN INDIE NEXT PICK!

From the #1 bestselling author in Japan comes a celebration of books, cats, and the people who love them, infused with the heartwarming spirit of The Guest Cat and The Travelling Cat Chronicles.


Risen (An Alex Verus Novel #12) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780440000624
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Published: Ace - December 7th, 2021

Alex Verus must keep his friends close—and his enemies closer—in the epic conclusion to the bestselling urban fantasy series about a London-based mage.


Lesser Known Monsters of the 21st Century Cover Image
By Kim Fu
$16.95
ISBN: 9781951142995
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Published: Tin House Books - February 1st, 2022

A Most Anticipated Book of the Year at LitHub, Electric Lit, Kirkus, The Rumpus and CBC Books

A BuzzFeed and WIRED Pick for a Book You Need to Read This Winter

A dazzling and daring debut story collection by PEN/Hemingway finalist, Kim Fu.


Quantum of Nightmares (Laundry Files #11) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250839374
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Published: Tordotcom - January 11th, 2022

A unique blend of espionage thrills and Lovecraftian horror, Hugo Award-winning author Charles Stross's Laundry Files continues with Quantum of Nightmares.


Shriek: An Afterword: A Novel (The Ambergris Trilogy #2) Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780374538637
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Published: Picador - January 11th, 2022

From the author of Borne and Annihilation comes the paperback reissue of his cult classic Shriek: An Afterword.


Finch: A Novel (The Ambergris Trilogy #3) Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780374538613
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Published: Picador - January 11th, 2022

From Jeff VanderMeer, the author of Borne and Annihilation, comes the paperback reissue of his cult classic Finch.