January 2021 LibraryReads List

You voted, they counted, and THE WIFE UPSTAIRS by Rachel Hawkins, REMOTE CONTROL by Nnedi Okorafor, and OUTLAWED by Anna North are LibraryReads Picks for January 2021, plus Seanan McGuire adds to her Hall of Fame-ness with ACROSS THE GREEN GRASS FIELDS!

THE WIFE UPSTAIRS by Rachel Hawkins (#1 PICK!)
ISBN 9781250245496, on sale 1/5/21

A January 2021 Indie Next pick!

“An altogether sinister novel that will make readers of Jennifer McMahon, Ruth Ware, and Donna Tartt shudder.”–Booklist

“This suspenseful domestic thriller will keep readers turning the pages.”–Publishers Weekly

REMOTE CONTROL by Nnedi Okorafor
ISBN 9781250772800, on sale 1/19/21

“Okorafor builds a stunning landscape of futuristic technology and African culture, with prose that will grab readers from the first sentence.”–Library Journal, starred review

“Following a common trend in Okorafor’s work, this imaginative, thought-provoking story uses elements of the fantastic to investigate the complexities of gender and community outside of a European, colonial imagination. Readers will be blown away.”–Publishers Weekly, starred review

OUTLAWED by Anna North
ISBN 9781635575422, on sale 1/5/21

A January 2021 Indie Next pick!

“This feminist western parable is impossible to put down.”–Publishers Weekly, starred review

ACROSS THE GREEN GRASS FIELDS by Seanan McGuire
ISBN 9781250213594, on sale 1/12/21

A January 2021 Indie Next pick!

“McGuire conjures a distinctive, remarkable world to nurture Regan’s moving coming-of-age. Series devotees will not want to miss this standalone addition, and anyone who appreciates off-the-beaten-path adventures will be swept away.”–Publishers Weekly, starred review

“Possibly preachy, but usefully so, and eloquently expressed.”–Kirkus Reviews, starred review

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