Articles tagged "What Lies Between Us"

Happy Belated #BookBday (2/17/16 Edition)

We’re a day late to wish these new releases a happy #BookBday, but it’s only to keep the party going:

HIDE by Matthew Griffin
A March 2016 Indie Next pick and an ABA Indies Introduce Winter/Spring 2016 selection! Griffin’s forceful debut novel examines the lives of two men who meet and fall in love in North Carolina shortly after the end of World War II. “A bittersweet portrait of love in the shadows.” — Booklist, starred review

An ABA Indies Introduce Winter/Spring 2016 selection! “In this debut collection, Dacey offers 13 interlocking stories documenting the lives, loves, and trials of the citizens of Wequaquet, Massachusetts. Readers will find this set of mournful, biting, and resonant tales united not only by geography but also by Dacey’s deep humanity towards his flawed characters.” — Booklist

WHAT LIES BETWEEN US by Nayomi Munaweera
A BuzzFeed Books 2016 Pick! From the award-winning author of ISLAND OF A THOUSAND MIRRORS comes the confession of a woman, driven by the demons of her past to commit a single and possibly unforgivable crime. “Writing with the same tantalizing prose that captured readers in her debut novel, Munaweera explores the relationship of mothers and daughters, tradition, honor, and sacrifice, with beautiful and devastating results.” — Booklist, starred review

BuzzFeed Books’ 2016 Picks

BuzzFeed Books recently listed the 27 Most Exciting Books Coming In 2016 and Macmillan proudly publishes 6 of them!

On sale: February 9
John Wray’s THE LOST TIME ACCIDENTS is a wild, sweeping adventure through time, science, and one family’s curious legacy. When Waldemar “Waldy” Tolliver wakes up one day to find that he has been exiled from the flow of time, he desperately searches for a way back but must also reconcile with his family’s secrets and a failed romance.

WHAT BELONGS TO YOU by Garth Greenwell
Available Now
Garth Greenwell’s debut novel WHAT BELONGS TO YOU aches with desire and tenderness: an American professor in Bulgaria encounters a male prostitute named Mitko in a public bathroom, beginning a complex sexual relationship between the two that will have enormous ramifications for them both. Lyrical and haunting, WHAT BELONGS TO YOU is a rumination on lust, shame, violence, and the ways in which sexual and emotional pain stays with and shapes us.

BULLIES: A FRIENDSHIP by Alex Abramovich
On sale: March 8
Alex Abramovich’s BULLIES is the provocative account of a most unusual friendship: Decades after elementary school, Abramovich encounters his childhood bully in California, who is now the president of a motorcycle club in Oakland. Thought-provoking and fearless, BULLIES offers sharp insight into violence, masculinity, and the history and future of one of America’s most dangerous cities. readmoreremove