Animals by Emma Jane Unsworth
A classic tale—hard-partying besties
have to grow up or apart when one gets engaged—is surprisingly refreshed by a narrator who is as hilarious as she is profound.
The Book of Unknown Americans
by Cristina Henríquez In this lovely,
fumbly tale, two teens—one from Panama and one from Mexico—learn about love in a crumbling Delaware
The Girl Who Was Saturday Night
by Heather O’NeillThis is the story of 20-year-old twins searching for identity
in the shadow of their folksinger grandfather. But it’s also a love letter to Montreal, in all its messy, alluring glory.
Balancing Act by Joanna
Trollope From the doyenne of family melodrama comes a touching story of sisters (who work in the family pottery
biz) struggling to cope after their mother’s sudden disappearance. h