The March 2020 Indie Next list features 5 Macmillan titles!
A GOOD NEIGHBORHOOD by Therese Anne Fowler
“Traversing topics of love, race, and class, this emotionally complex novel speaks to—and may reverberate beyond—our troubled times.”–Kirkus Reviews, starred review
“Fowler skillfully renders her characters and their experiences into an unforgettable, heartbreaking story.”–Library Journal, starred review
SAINT X by Alexis Schaitkin
“This killer debut is both a thriller with a vivid setting and an insightful study of race, class, and obsession.”–Kirkus Reviews, starred review
DOCILE by K.M. Szpara
“This powerful debut is filled with achingly tender and brutally raw prose. Szpara strikes out at capitalism as well as the pharmaceutical trade and its effects, while dancing on the emotional knife’s edge between love and obedience.”–Library Journal, starred review
SHARKS IN THE TIME OF SAVIORS by Kawai Strong Washburn
2 starred reviews!
“Washburn’s first novel is a story of Hawaii and of its strength, founded not merely in sentiment but in tangible, mystical forces rooted in history and in the very soil.”–Library Journal, starred review
“Striking style, memorable characters, and a believably miraculous premise add up to a beautifully crafted first novel.”–Kirkus Reviews, starred review
OONA OUT OF ORDER by Margarita Montimore
A February LibraryReads pick + 2 starred reviews!
“Imbued with musical and cultural influences spanning decades and reminiscent of Lianne Moriarty’s WHAT ALICE FORGOT (2011) and Kate Atkinson’s LIFE AFTER LIFE (2013), OONA OUT OF ORDER is a delightfully freewheeling romp.”–Booklist, starred review
“A perfect match for those who enjoy well-developed characters with a twist in contemporary women’s fiction.”–Library Journal, starred review