Thank you to everyone who attended the ALMA Book Buzz! If you missed it, you can watch the recording here, and below are all the titles we talked about:
HESTER by Laurie Lico Albanese
9781250278555 | 10/4/22
A vivid reimagining of the woman who inspired The Scarlet Letter, and a journey into the enduring legacy of New England’s witchcraft trials.
LAVENDER HOUSE by Lev AC Rosen
9781250834225 | 10/18/22
A delicious story from a new voice in suspense, LAVENDER HOUSE is Knives Out with a queer historical twist.
THE MAKE-UP TEST by Jenny L. Howe
9781250837868 | 9/13/22
One To Watch meets Beach Read in this smart, swoony debut in which two exes find themselves battling against each other—and their unresolved feelings—for a spot in a prestigious Ph.D. program.
THE MOUNTAIN IN THE SEA by Ray Nayler
9780374605957 | 10/4/22
Humankind discovers intelligent life in an octopus species with its own language and culture, and sets off a high-stakes global competition to dominate the future.
STARRY MESSENGER: Cosmic Perspectives on Civilization by Neil deGrasse Tyson
9781250861504 | 9/20/22
Bringing his cosmic perspective to civilization on Earth, Neil deGrasse Tyson shines new light on the crucial fault lines of our time—war, politics, religion, truth, beauty, gender, and race—in a way that stimulates a deeper sense of unity for us all.
HOW NOT TO DROWN IN A GLASS OF WATER by Angie Cruz
9781250208453 | 9/13/22
From the beloved author of DOMINICANA, a GMA Book Club Pick and Women’s Prize Finalist, comes an electrifying and indelible new novel about a woman who has lost everything but the chance to finally tell her story.