Our Most Anticipated Books: February - April 2021
No matter what else 2021 brings, one thing we know for sure is that it will be full of wonderful new books! Here are some that we are most excited about that are being released in the next three months. Order now, and we’ll have a copy ready for you as soon
as the book arrives.
The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah (February 2)
From Kristin Hannah, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Nightingale and The Great Alone, comes an epic novel of love and heroism and hope, set against the backdrop of one of America's most defining eras--the Great Depression.
No One Is Talking About This by Patricia Lockwood (February 9)
Fragmentary and omniscient, incisive and sincere, No One Is Talking About This is at once a love letter to the endless scroll and a profound, modern meditation on love, language, and human connection from a singular voice in American literature.
How To Avoid Climate Disaster by Bill Gates (February 16)
In this urgent, authoritative book, Bill Gates sets out a wide-ranging, practical--and accessible--plan for how the world can get to zero greenhouse gas emissions in time to avoid a climate catastrophe.
The Committed by Viet Thanh Nguyen (March 2) The sequel to The Sympathizer, which won the 2016 Pulitzer Prize in Fiction and went on to sell over a million copies worldwide, The Committed tells the story of “the man of two minds” as he comes as a refugee to France and turns his hand to capitalism.
Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro (March 2)
Klara and the Sun is a magnificent new novel from the Nobel laureate Kazuo Ishiguro—author of Never Let Me Go and the Booker Prize-winning The Remains of the Day. It tells the story of Klara, an Artificial Friend with outstanding observational qualities, who, from her place in the store, watches carefully the behavior of those who come in to browse, and of those who pass on the street outside. She remains hopeful that a customer will soon choose her.
The Rose Code by Kate Quinn (March 9)
The New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of The Huntress and The Alice Network returns with another heart-stopping World War II story of three female code breakers at Bletchley Park and the spy they must root out after the war is over.
First Person Singular by Haruki Murakami (April 6)
A mind-bending new collection of short stories from the internationally acclaimed, Haruki Murakami. Philosophical and mysterious, the stories in First Person Singular all touch beautifully on love and solitude, childhood and memory. . . all with a signature Murakami twist.
A Gambling Man by David Baldacci (April 20)
Aloysius Archer, the straight-talking World War II veteran fresh out of prison, returns in this riveting new thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author David Baldacci.
Whereabouts by Jhumpa Lahiri (April 27)
A marvelous new novel from the Pulitzer Prize winning author of The Lowland and Interpreter of Maladies--her first in nearly a decade. Exuberance and dread, attachment and estrangement: in this novel, Jhumpa Lahiri stretches her themes to the limit.