A powerful new novel set in a divided Naples by Elena Ferrante, the beloved best-selling author of My Brilliant Friend. Giovanna's pretty face has changed: it's turning into the face of an ugly, spiteful adolescent.
BARB - A multi-narrated memoir by University of Guelph professor and poet Madhur Anand. Experience the fracturing of her parent's lives in partition and their memories of immigration to Canada. And of course Madhur's life as the daughter of immigrants. Detailed, compelling and beautifully written. Published June 30.
Kudos to Guelph resident Anna Cox. This has been called a dazzling, sublimely funny debut that follows three unforgettable women who fight back after life kicks them in the teeth.
Perhaps the most jarring genre of fiction is the kind that takes you deep into the gradual unraveling of a person's mind. Moshfegh does a masterful job with Death In Her Hands, which follows a protagonist who believes she's solving a murder.
The highly anticipated new novel from the internationally bestselling author of Cloud Atlas, Utopia Avenue may be the most extraordinary British band you've never heard of.