Indie Next List - April

When this list was originally assembled, all books had late March or April pub dates. Due to the current pandemic situation, some pub dates may have changed to later in 2020. All books on the list are available for purchase or preorder!

The Glass Hotel: A novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780525521143
Availability: Not In Stock - Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Knopf - March 24th, 2020

"The Glass Hotel may be the perfect novel for your survival bunker."
--Ron Charles, The Washington Post


Valentine: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062913265
Availability: Not In Stock - Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper - March 31st, 2020

An instant New York Times Bestseller
A Read with Jenna Today Show Book Club Pick!

"A thrilling debut that deserves your attention." –Ron Charles, the Washington Post


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The House in the Cerulean Sea Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250217288
Availability: Not In Stock - Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Tor Books - March 17th, 2020

Lambda Literary Award-winning author TJ Klune’s breakout contemporary fantasy

An Indie Next Pick!
One of Publishers Weekly's "Most Anticipated Books of Spring 2020"
One of Book Riot’s “20 Must-Read Feel-Good Fantasies”


The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires: A Novel Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9781683691433
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Quirk Books - April 7th, 2020

The New York Times Best Seller
#1 April LibraryReads Pick
April Indie Next Pick

Goodreads Big Book of Spring

Steel Magnolias 
meets Dracula in this '90s-set horror novel about a women's book club that must do battle with a mysterious newcomer to their small Southern town, perfect for murderinos and fans of Stephen King.


Enter the Aardvark Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780316536158
Availability: Not In Stock - Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Little, Brown and Company - March 24th, 2020

A young congressman discovers a mysterious stuffed aardvark on his doorstep and sets out on a journey to find out what it means in this "weird, wonderful" novel about the secrets we keep from ourselves and their history-shaping consequences (Esquire).


Afterlife Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781643750255
Availability: Not In Stock - Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Algonquin Books - April 7th, 2020

A Most-Anticipated Book of the Year: O, The Oprah Magazine * The New York Times * The Washington Post *Vogue * Bustle * BuzzFeed * Ms.


Northernmost: A novel Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780525655756
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Knopf - August 18th, 2020

From the acclaimed author of Wintering: a thrilling ode to the spirit of adventure and the vagaries of loss and love


Three Hours in Paris Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781641290418
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Soho Crime - April 7th, 2020

In June of 1940, when Paris fell to the Nazis, Hitler spent a total of three hours in the City of Light—abruptly leaving, never to return. To this day, no one knows why.

The New York Times bestselling author of the Aimée Leduc investigations reimagines history in her masterful, pulse-pounding spy thriller, Three Hours in Paris.


How Much of These Hills Is Gold: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525537205
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - April 7th, 2020

NATIONAL BESTSELLER
A GOOP Book Club Pick

"A fully immersive epic drama packed with narrative riches and exquisitely crafted prose."—
San Francisco Chronicle

"Belongs on a shelf all of its own." —NPR

“Outstanding.”—The Washington Post


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Sin Eater: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982124106
Availability: Not In Stock - Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Atria Books - April 7th, 2020

“A riveting depiction of hard-won female empowerment that weaves together meticulous research, unsolved murder—and an unforgettable young heroine.” —The Washington Post

The Handmaid’s Tale meets Alice in Wonderland in this gripping and imaginative historical novel about a shunned orphan girl in 16th-century England who is ensnare


The Unseen Cover Image
By Roy Jacobsen, Don Shaw (Translator), Don Bartlett (Translator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781771963190
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Biblioasis - April 21st, 2020

Shortlisted for the 2017 International Man Booker Prize

Shortlisted for the 2018 International Dublin Literary Award


The Address Book: What Street Addresses Reveal About Identity, Race, Wealth, and Power Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250134769
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: St. Martin's Press - April 14th, 2020

An extraordinary debut in the tradition of classic works from authors such as Mark Kurlansky, Mary Roach, and Rose George.

An exuberant and insightful work of popular history of how streets got their names, houses their numbers, and what it reveals about class, race, power, and identity.


The Honey-Don't List Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781982123918
Availability: Not In Stock - Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Gallery Books - March 24th, 2020

From the New York Times bestselling author behind the “joyful, warm, touching” (Jasmine Guillory, New York Times bestselling author) The Unhoneymooners comes a delightfully charming love story about what happens when two assistants tasked with keeping a rocky relationship from explosion start to feel sparks of their own.


The Roxy Letters: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781982121433
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Published: Simon & Schuster - April 7th, 2020

Meet Roxy. For fans of Where’d You Go, Bernadette and Bridget Jones’s Diary comes “just the kind of comic novel we need right now” (The Washington Post) about an Austin artist trying to figure out her life one letter to her ex-boyfriend at a time.

Bridget Jones penned a diary; Roxy writes letters.


The City We Became: A Novel (The Great Cities Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316509848
Availability: Not In Stock - Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Orbit - March 24th, 2020

"A glorious fantasy."--Neil Gaiman

Three-time Hugo Award-winning and New York Times bestselling author N.K. Jemisin crafts her most incredible novel yet, a story of culture, identity, magic, and myths in contemporary New York City.


Beheld Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781635573220
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - March 17th, 2020

Most Anticipated Books of 2020 - Vogue, Medium, LitHub

From the bestselling author of The Wives of Los Alamos comes the riveting story of a stranger's arrival in the fledgling colony of Plymouth, Massachusetts-and a crime that shakes the divided community to its core.


Darling Rose Gold Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593100066
Availability: Not In Stock - Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Berkley - March 17th, 2020

THE USA TODAY BESTSELLER

"If you enjoyed The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides, read Darling Rose Gold."Washington Post

“Sensationally good - two complex characters power the story like a nuclear reaction...”—Lee Child

 


The Prettiest Star Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781938235627
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Hub City Press - May 19th, 2020

EW's 50 Most Anticipated Books of 2020 - O Magazine's "31 LGBTQ Books That'll Change the Literary Landscape in 2020" - BookRiot's "Most Anticipated LGBTQ Books of 2020" - Lambda Literary's "Most Anticipated LGBTQ Books


Godshot Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781948226486
Availability: Not In Stock - Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Catapult - March 31st, 2020

This "fiercely written and endlessly readable" novel of a teenage girl in thrall to a magnetic--and terrifying--preacher who promises to save her dying town is "a godsend" (Entertainment Weekly).


Chosen Ones: The new novel from NEW YORK TIMES best-selling author Veronica Roth Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780358164081
Availability: Not In Stock - Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: John Joseph Adams/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - April 7th, 2020

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

A Best Book of April from TimeEntertainment Weekly, USA Today, Fortune, Business Insider, Marie Claire, PopSugar, PureWow, Tor.com, Huffington Post, BookRiotLiterary Hub, Buzzfeed, Amazon’s Editors’ Pick, Apple Books, IndieNext, LibraryReads


The masterful first novel fo